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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 31 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 60 35 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.15% 7.85% 11.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.59% 17.59% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 60 35 36
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,050 £54,000 £55,000
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
164 199 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 38.68% 44.62% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 156 187 157
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (82.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 41 (48.81%) IBM
3 41 (48.81%) Tivoli
3 41 (48.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 41 (48.81%) VMware
4 33 (39.29%) Perl
4 33 (39.29%) Oracle
5 32 (38.10%) Shell Script
6 30 (35.71%) Citrix
7 28 (33.33%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
7 28 (33.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 28 (33.33%) Tivoli NetView
7 28 (33.33%) HACMP
7 28 (33.33%) DB2
7 28 (33.33%) AIX
7 28 (33.33%) Clustering
8 26 (30.95%) Microsoft
9 21 (25.00%) Intel
9 21 (25.00%) VMware ESX
10 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 20 (23.81%) ITIL
11 17 (20.24%) Active Directory
11 17 (20.24%) HP
11 17 (20.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (19.05%) Windows 7
13 15 (17.86%) Cisco
14 14 (16.67%) Internet
14 14 (16.67%) Windows 2000
14 14 (16.67%) Windows XP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.19%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Office
2 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.67%) Internet
2 7 (8.33%) DNS
2 7 (8.33%) DHCP
3 5 (5.95%) Firewall
4 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (33.33%) DB2
2 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 14 (16.67%) Back Office
2 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 16 (19.05%) Tivoli Specialist
3 8 (9.52%) Administrator
3 8 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (3.57%) Technical Manager
6 3 (3.57%) IT Manager
6 3 (3.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) IT Support
8 1 (1.19%) Wintel Specialist
8 1 (1.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (1.19%) Senior DBA
8 1 (1.19%) Storage Specialist
8 1 (1.19%) Senior SQL DBA
8 1 (1.19%) SQL DBA
8 1 (1.19%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (1.19%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (1.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (33.33%) HACMP
1 28 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.76%) Derivative
2 4 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (82.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (33.33%) AIX
4 17 (20.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (19.05%) Windows 7
6 14 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 14 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 10 (11.90%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (7.14%) UNIX
9 4 (4.76%) Linux
9 4 (4.76%) CentOS
9 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) ITIL
2 13 (15.48%) Problem Management
3 11 (13.10%) Service Delivery
4 7 (8.33%) Change Management
5 4 (4.76%) Security Management
5 4 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 3 (3.57%) ERP
7 2 (2.38%) Change Control
8 1 (1.19%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.19%) Customer Insight
8 1 (1.19%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.19%) ITIL V2
8 1 (1.19%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.19%) Business Development
8 1 (1.19%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.19%) UML
8 1 (1.19%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.29%) Perl
2 32 (38.10%) Shell Script
3 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.76%) SQL
4 4 (4.76%) Python
4 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.38%) C++
5 2 (2.38%) VBScript
6 1 (1.19%) VB
6 1 (1.19%) Java
6 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) SC Cleared
1 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.90%) DV Cleared
3 8 (9.52%) MCSA
3 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.33%) CCNA
5 4 (4.76%) RHCE
6 1 (1.19%) Degree
6 1 (1.19%) MCSE
6 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.48%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (48.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 21 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 17 (20.24%) Active Directory
4 14 (16.67%) XenApp
4 14 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (9.52%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (48.81%) Tivoli
2 28 (33.33%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
2 28 (33.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 28 (33.33%) Tivoli NetView
3 13 (15.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 13 (15.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (48.81%) IBM
1 41 (48.81%) VMware
2 33 (39.29%) Oracle
3 30 (35.71%) Citrix
4 26 (30.95%) Microsoft
5 21 (25.00%) Intel
6 17 (20.24%) HP
7 15 (17.86%) Cisco
8 13 (15.48%) Symantec
9 7 (8.33%) ProCurve
10 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
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