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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 43 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 40 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.24% 11.88% 9.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.85% 22.16% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 40 43 29
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £31,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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
134 194 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 37.64% 53.59% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 120 181 137
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 20 October 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (77.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 47 (50.54%) VMware
4 41 (44.09%) Tivoli
4 41 (44.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 41 (44.09%) IBM
5 35 (37.63%) Oracle
6 32 (34.41%) Perl
7 31 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 31 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 30 (32.26%) Citrix
8 30 (32.26%) SQL Server
9 28 (30.11%) Clustering
10 27 (29.03%) VMware ESX
10 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (27.96%) Windows 7
11 26 (27.96%) Intel
12 23 (24.73%) HACMP
12 23 (24.73%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
12 23 (24.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 23 (24.73%) Tivoli NetView
12 23 (24.73%) DB2
12 23 (24.73%) AIX
13 21 (22.58%) Internet
14 20 (21.51%) Windows XP
14 20 (21.51%) XenApp
15 19 (20.43%) VMware ESXi
15 19 (20.43%) Windows 2000
15 19 (20.43%) ITIL
15 19 (20.43%) Back Office

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 16 (17.20%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.15%) IIS
5 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.08%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.08%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (15.05%) MS Office
2 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (19.35%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.58%) Internet
2 11 (11.83%) Firewall
3 6 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.45%) VPN
4 5 (5.38%) DNS
5 4 (4.30%) SSL
5 4 (4.30%) VoIP
5 4 (4.30%) WAN
5 4 (4.30%) VLAN
6 2 (2.15%) SAN
7 1 (1.08%) DHCP
7 1 (1.08%) Wireless
7 1 (1.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 23 (24.73%) DB2
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 19 (20.43%) Back Office
2 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (27.96%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 11 (11.83%) Tivoli Specialist
3 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.30%) Support Technician
6 4 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.30%) Administrator
6 4 (4.30%) IT Support
7 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) IT Manager
8 2 (2.15%) Desktop Support
8 2 (2.15%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (2.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.15%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.15%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (2.15%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) .NET
1 3 (3.23%) J2EE
2 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.11%) Clustering
2 23 (24.73%) HACMP
3 8 (8.60%) Derivative
3 8 (8.60%) Open Source
4 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (77.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (27.96%) Windows 7
5 23 (24.73%) AIX
6 20 (21.51%) Windows XP
7 19 (20.43%) Windows 2000
8 12 (12.90%) UNIX
9 10 (10.75%) Linux
9 10 (10.75%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (8.60%) CentOS
10 8 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (8.60%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (7.53%) Windows 8
12 5 (5.38%) Windows Vista
13 3 (3.23%) Windows NT
14 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.43%) ITIL
1 19 (20.43%) Problem Management
2 15 (16.13%) Service Delivery
3 8 (8.60%) Change Management
3 8 (8.60%) Security Management
3 8 (8.60%) Software Testing
4 3 (3.23%) Business Development
4 3 (3.23%) Change Control
4 3 (3.23%) Programme Management
4 3 (3.23%) Software Engineering
4 3 (3.23%) UML
4 3 (3.23%) ERP
5 2 (2.15%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL V2
6 1 (1.08%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.08%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.41%) Perl
2 31 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 8 (8.60%) Bash Shell
3 8 (8.60%) SQL
3 8 (8.60%) Python
4 4 (4.30%) C++
5 3 (3.23%) Java
5 3 (3.23%) C
6 2 (2.15%) VBScript
6 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.08%) VB
7 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (11.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.60%) DV Cleared
3 8 (8.60%) MCSA
3 8 (8.60%) CCNA
3 8 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.60%) RHCE
4 7 (7.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.15%) MCSE
6 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.08%) MCITP
6 1 (1.08%) Degree
6 1 (1.08%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) SLA
2 3 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (44.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 27 (29.03%) VMware ESX
3 20 (21.51%) XenApp
4 19 (20.43%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (17.20%) Active Directory
6 11 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (44.09%) Tivoli
2 23 (24.73%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
2 23 (24.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 23 (24.73%) Tivoli NetView
3 18 (19.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 18 (19.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 8 (8.60%) Puppet
5 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (50.54%) VMware
2 41 (44.09%) IBM
3 35 (37.63%) Oracle
4 31 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 30 (32.26%) Citrix
6 26 (27.96%) Intel
7 18 (19.35%) Symantec
8 17 (18.28%) Cisco
9 15 (16.13%) HP
10 8 (8.60%) Red Hat
11 7 (7.53%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.08%) Apple
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