The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 26 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.72% 8.15% 9.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.80% 28.79% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 33
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
97 132 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 32.55% 28.33% 35.62%
Number of salaries quoted 87 126 124
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Portsmouth region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (79.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 53 (77.94%) VMware
4 41 (60.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (57.35%) Microsoft
6 34 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (42.65%) VMware ESX
7 29 (42.65%) Citrix
8 28 (41.18%) XenApp
9 25 (36.76%) Security Cleared
9 25 (36.76%) Windows XP
9 25 (36.76%) Windows 7
10 24 (35.29%) ITIL
10 24 (35.29%) Internet
11 22 (32.35%) Clustering
12 20 (29.41%) MS Exchange
12 20 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
13 19 (27.94%) Windows 2000
13 19 (27.94%) Back Office
14 18 (26.47%) Security Management
14 18 (26.47%) Active Directory
15 17 (25.00%) HP
15 17 (25.00%) Shell Script
15 17 (25.00%) Python
15 17 (25.00%) Perl
15 17 (25.00%) Oracle
16 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
16 16 (23.53%) UNIX
16 16 (23.53%) Linux
16 16 (23.53%) RHCE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.94%) IIS
5 2 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.47%) Lync
6 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (22.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (35.29%) Internet
2 13 (19.12%) DNS
3 10 (14.71%) SAN
3 10 (14.71%) DHCP
3 10 (14.71%) Firewall
3 10 (14.71%) NetScaler
4 6 (8.82%) Wireshark
4 6 (8.82%) iSCSI
4 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.35%) WAN
6 3 (4.41%) VPN
6 3 (4.41%) LAN
7 2 (2.94%) VoIP
7 2 (2.94%) SSL
7 2 (2.94%) NAS
7 2 (2.94%) VLAN
7 2 (2.94%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) DB2
4 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
General
1 19 (27.94%) Back Office
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
2 2 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 18 (26.47%) Administrator
2 18 (26.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (23.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 16 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (19.12%) Server Specialist
4 13 (19.12%) Windows Server Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) DBA
7 3 (4.41%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) IT Support
8 2 (2.94%) Server Administrator
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (2.94%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Clustering
2 16 (23.53%) Derivative
3 3 (4.41%) HACMP
4 2 (2.94%) NHS
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (79.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 41 (60.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (36.76%) Windows XP
4 25 (36.76%) Windows 7
5 19 (27.94%) Windows 2000
6 16 (23.53%) CentOS
6 16 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (23.53%) UNIX
6 16 (23.53%) Linux
6 16 (23.53%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.41%) AIX
9 1 (1.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) ITIL
2 18 (26.47%) Security Management
3 16 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 16 (23.53%) Software Testing
3 16 (23.53%) Open Source
3 16 (23.53%) Server Building
4 8 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (2.94%) Change Management
7 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.94%) Project Management
7 2 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.94%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.94%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.94%) Analytics
7 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.94%) Change Control
7 2 (2.94%) Software Licensing
8 1 (1.47%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.00%) Perl
1 17 (25.00%) Python
1 17 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 16 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 15 (22.06%) VBScript
4 13 (19.12%) VB
5 12 (17.65%) SQL
6 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (36.76%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.53%) RHCSA
2 16 (23.53%) DV Cleared
2 16 (23.53%) RHCE
3 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
4 10 (14.71%) CCA
4 10 (14.71%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (7.35%) MCP
6 5 (7.35%) MCSE
7 3 (4.41%) MCTS
7 3 (4.41%) MCITP
8 2 (2.94%) MCSA
8 2 (2.94%) CCNA
8 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.94%) PMP
8 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (42.65%) VMware ESX
3 28 (41.18%) XenApp
4 20 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (26.47%) Active Directory
6 15 (22.06%) Hyper-V
7 10 (14.71%) vSphere
8 9 (13.24%) XenServer
8 9 (13.24%) XenDesktop
8 9 (13.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (13.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 8 (11.76%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.47%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (23.53%) Puppet
2 12 (17.65%) SCCM
3 10 (14.71%) SCOM
4 9 (13.24%) Tivoli
4 9 (13.24%) EdgeSight
5 7 (10.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (8.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
7 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (1.47%) Tivoli NetView
7 1 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.47%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 53 (77.94%) VMware
2 39 (57.35%) Microsoft
3 29 (42.65%) Citrix
4 17 (25.00%) HP
4 17 (25.00%) Oracle
5 16 (23.53%) Red Hat
6 12 (17.65%) Cisco
7 9 (13.24%) AppSense
8 7 (10.29%) IBM
9 6 (8.82%) Symantec
9 6 (8.82%) Intel
10 4 (5.88%) SonicWALL
11 3 (4.41%) Veeam
12 1 (1.47%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.47%) F5
12 1 (1.47%) Splunk
12 1 (1.47%) AppDynamics
12 1 (1.47%) CA
12 1 (1.47%) Dell
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago