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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 12 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 41 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.75% 5.85% 7.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.16% 19.83% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 14
Average salary £44,750 £50,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.38% +43.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £35,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
95 121 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 34.17% 29.51% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 83 107 53
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (77.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 57 (74.03%) VMware
4 45 (58.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 37 (48.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (45.45%) Citrix
7 35 (45.45%) XenApp
8 33 (42.86%) Security Cleared
9 30 (38.96%) VMware ESX
10 29 (37.66%) Windows XP
10 29 (37.66%) ITIL
11 26 (33.77%) Security Management
11 26 (33.77%) Windows 7
12 24 (31.17%) Clustering
12 24 (31.17%) Oracle
12 24 (31.17%) Internet
13 23 (29.87%) Shell Script
13 23 (29.87%) Active Directory
13 23 (29.87%) HP
13 23 (29.87%) Perl
14 22 (28.57%) Service Delivery
14 22 (28.57%) DV Cleared
14 22 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
15 21 (27.27%) CentOS
15 21 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 21 (27.27%) SC Cleared
15 21 (27.27%) Linux
15 21 (27.27%) Red Hat
16 20 (25.97%) UNIX

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (20.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.60%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.30%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.17%) Internet
2 14 (18.18%) DNS
3 11 (14.29%) DHCP
3 11 (14.29%) SAN
3 11 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 8 (10.39%) iSCSI
4 8 (10.39%) Wireshark
5 6 (7.79%) Firewall
6 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.90%) VPN
7 2 (2.60%) Telnet
7 2 (2.60%) SSL
7 2 (2.60%) VoIP
7 2 (2.60%) WAN
7 2 (2.60%) VLAN
7 2 (2.60%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.90%) DB2
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 19 (24.68%) Back Office
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
2 2 (2.60%) Retail
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Administrator
2 22 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (27.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 21 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
3 21 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (25.97%) Linux Engineer
5 19 (24.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 13 (16.88%) Windows Server Specialist
6 13 (16.88%) Server Specialist
7 10 (12.99%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.19%) Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Tivoli Specialist
10 3 (3.90%) SQL DBA
10 3 (3.90%) Citrix Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) Clustering
2 20 (25.97%) Derivative
2 20 (25.97%) Open Source
3 5 (6.49%) HACMP
4 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (77.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 45 (58.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (37.66%) Windows XP
5 26 (33.77%) Windows 7
6 21 (27.27%) CentOS
6 21 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (27.27%) Linux
7 20 (25.97%) UNIX
7 20 (25.97%) Oracle Linux
8 19 (24.68%) Windows 2000
9 6 (7.79%) Windows 8
10 5 (6.49%) AIX
11 2 (2.60%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.66%) ITIL
2 26 (33.77%) Security Management
3 22 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 20 (25.97%) Software Testing
5 8 (10.39%) Migration
5 8 (10.39%) Problem Management
5 8 (10.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.79%) Data Migration
6 6 (7.79%) Data Analysis
6 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.19%) Change Management
8 2 (2.60%) Project Management
8 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.60%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.60%) TOGAF
8 2 (2.60%) Change Control
8 2 (2.60%) Software Licensing
9 1 (1.30%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.30%) Analytics
9 1 (1.30%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) Shell Script
1 23 (29.87%) Perl
2 20 (25.97%) SQL
2 20 (25.97%) Python
2 20 (25.97%) Bash Shell
3 15 (19.48%) VBScript
4 13 (16.88%) VB
5 6 (7.79%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 22 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 21 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 20 (25.97%) RHCE
4 20 (25.97%) RHCSA
5 11 (14.29%) CCA
5 11 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.19%) MCSE
8 2 (2.60%) PMP
8 2 (2.60%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.60%) CCNA
8 2 (2.60%) MCP
8 2 (2.60%) MCSA
9 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (48.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (45.45%) XenApp
3 30 (38.96%) VMware ESX
4 23 (29.87%) Active Directory
5 22 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (18.18%) XenServer
6 14 (18.18%) XenDesktop
7 13 (16.88%) Hyper-V
8 11 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 11 (14.29%) vSphere
9 10 (12.99%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (25.97%) Puppet
2 14 (18.18%) SCCM
3 12 (15.58%) SCOM
4 11 (14.29%) Tivoli
4 11 (14.29%) EdgeSight
5 7 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (3.90%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 3 (3.90%) Tivoli NetView
8 1 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 57 (74.03%) VMware
2 42 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 35 (45.45%) Citrix
4 24 (31.17%) Oracle
5 23 (29.87%) HP
6 21 (27.27%) Red Hat
7 15 (19.48%) Cisco
8 11 (14.29%) AppSense
9 9 (11.69%) IBM
10 6 (7.79%) Symantec
10 6 (7.79%) Intel
11 1 (1.30%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.30%) Dell
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