The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 31 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.58% 2.40% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.45% 12.12% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 11
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
152 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 40.00% 19.76% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 134 32 48
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Hampshire

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 24 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (94.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (56.60%) VMware
4 29 (54.72%) Citrix
5 26 (49.06%) Clustering
6 25 (47.17%) IBM
6 25 (47.17%) Tivoli
6 25 (47.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
8 19 (35.85%) Active Directory
8 19 (35.85%) Windows XP
9 18 (33.96%) Windows 7
10 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
11 16 (30.19%) ITIL
12 15 (28.30%) SC Cleared
12 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
13 14 (26.42%) PowerShell
13 14 (26.42%) DV Cleared
13 14 (26.42%) HP
13 14 (26.42%) DHCP
13 14 (26.42%) DNS
13 14 (26.42%) SLA
14 13 (24.53%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
14 13 (24.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 13 (24.53%) Tivoli NetView
14 13 (24.53%) HACMP
14 13 (24.53%) Shell Script
14 13 (24.53%) Oracle
14 13 (24.53%) DB2
14 13 (24.53%) Perl

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) DHCP
1 14 (26.42%) DNS
2 12 (22.64%) Internet
3 7 (13.21%) Firewall
4 3 (5.66%) SAN
4 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) DB2
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.43%) QlikView
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (22.64%) Back Office
2 3 (5.66%) Automotive
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (26.42%) Administrator
2 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 9 (16.98%) Tivoli Specialist
4 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (9.43%) Developer
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Developer
5 3 (5.66%) IT Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Support Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Support Technician
5 3 (5.66%) IT Support
5 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (3.77%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) IT Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Server Support
7 1 (1.89%) Server Support Technician
7 1 (1.89%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 26 (49.06%) Clustering
2 13 (24.53%) HACMP
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (94.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (35.85%) Windows XP
4 18 (33.96%) Windows 7
5 13 (24.53%) AIX
6 12 (22.64%) Windows 2000
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
2 12 (22.64%) Problem Management
3 11 (20.75%) Customer Insight
4 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
4 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) PowerShell
2 13 (24.53%) Shell Script
2 13 (24.53%) Perl
3 5 (9.43%) SQL
3 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) SC Cleared
1 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
2 14 (26.42%) DV Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.55%) MCSE
5 3 (5.66%) CCA
5 3 (5.66%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.66%) MCITP
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 19 (35.85%) Active Directory
3 12 (22.64%) VMware ESX
3 12 (22.64%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (22.64%) XenApp
4 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (47.17%) Tivoli
2 13 (24.53%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
2 13 (24.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 13 (24.53%) Tivoli NetView
3 12 (22.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 12 (22.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) VMware
2 29 (54.72%) Citrix
3 25 (47.17%) IBM
4 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
5 14 (26.42%) HP
6 13 (24.53%) Oracle
7 12 (22.64%) Intel
7 12 (22.64%) Symantec
8 2 (3.77%) Mitel
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco
9 1 (1.89%) Lotus
9 1 (1.89%) McAfee