The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 7 21
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 5.33% 18.18% 8.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 60.00% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 17
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 10 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 34.67% 30.30% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 60
Average salary £45,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% -24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCP
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (75.00%) MCTS
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco