The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 69 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 690 990 1150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.78% 4.66% 4.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.72% 15.77% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 595 846 953
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5425 6278 6504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.75% 29.55% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4744 5289 5492
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in the South East

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the South East

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 165 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Hampshire -22 157 £35,000 -6.66% 15
Surrey +2 156 £39,000 +11.42% 12
West Sussex -24 68 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Kent +23 47 £30,500 -12.85% 1
Oxfordshire -22 39 £31,500 -19.23% 4
Buckinghamshire -29 31 £27,500 -15.38% 7
East Sussex +17 25 £47,500 +39.70% 4
Middlesex -4 2 - -
Sussex +7 1 £25,000 -52.38%
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 1466 (100.00%) Windows
2 1073 (73.19%) Windows Server
3 918 (62.62%) Active Directory
4 890 (60.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 876 (59.75%) Microsoft
6 731 (49.86%) VMware
7 503 (34.31%) MS Exchange
8 424 (28.92%) Firewall
9 423 (28.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 398 (27.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 395 (26.94%) Windows 7
12 386 (26.33%) DNS
13 382 (26.06%) MS Excel
14 378 (25.78%) Hyper-V
15 360 (24.56%) SQL Server
16 353 (24.08%) Exchange Server 2010
17 320 (21.83%) ITIL
18 314 (21.42%) Cisco
19 299 (20.40%) DHCP
20 291 (19.85%) SQL
21 284 (19.37%) Linux
22 276 (18.83%) Citrix
23 275 (18.76%) SAN
24 270 (18.42%) Office 365
25 252 (17.19%) HP
26 240 (16.37%) SCCM
27 230 (15.69%) TCP/IP
28 229 (15.62%) Exchange Server 2013
29 227 (15.48%) Windows 8
30 216 (14.73%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 503 (34.31%) MS Exchange
2 353 (24.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 229 (15.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 197 (13.44%) IIS
5 147 (10.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 114 (7.78%) SharePoint
7 103 (7.03%) Skype for Business
8 41 (2.80%) Apache
8 41 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
9 35 (2.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 27 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
11 20 (1.36%) nginx
11 20 (1.36%) Tomcat
12 18 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (1.16%) JBoss
14 14 (0.95%) CMS
15 13 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
15 13 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
16 12 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
17 9 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 382 (26.06%) MS Excel
2 201 (13.71%) MS Office
3 15 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.20%) MS Project
5 3 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.068%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.068%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.14%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 270 (18.42%) Office 365
2 92 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (1.64%) SaaS
5 19 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.61%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.34%) PaaS
8 4 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
8 4 (0.27%) IaaS
9 1 (0.068%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.068%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 424 (28.92%) Firewall
2 386 (26.33%) DNS
3 299 (20.40%) DHCP
4 275 (18.76%) SAN
5 230 (15.69%) TCP/IP
6 167 (11.39%) WAN
7 163 (11.12%) LAN
8 154 (10.50%) VPN
9 79 (5.39%) VoIP
10 69 (4.71%) VLAN
11 56 (3.82%) Wireless
12 52 (3.55%) Internet
13 51 (3.48%) NAS
14 40 (2.73%) Network Security
15 36 (2.46%) iSCSI
15 36 (2.46%) NetScaler
16 32 (2.18%) Skype
17 30 (2.05%) SSL
18 29 (1.98%) Remote Desktop
19 24 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 360 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 118 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (5.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 78 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 44 (3.00%) MySQL
6 27 (1.84%) Oracle Database
7 24 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (0.95%) Big Data
8 14 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (0.75%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.41%) DB2
12 5 (0.34%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 28 (1.91%) JIRA
2 17 (1.16%) Subversion
3 15 (1.02%) Visual Studio
4 11 (0.75%) MSI
5 9 (0.61%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.14%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.14%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.14%) NUnit
6 2 (0.14%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.14%) StyleCop
6 2 (0.14%) Xcode
7 1 (0.068%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.068%) TeamCity
General
1 119 (8.12%) Finance
2 38 (2.59%) Retail
3 36 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 35 (2.39%) German Language
5 22 (1.50%) Legal
6 21 (1.43%) French Language
7 20 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 15 (1.02%) Advertising
9 15 (1.02%) Back Office
10 14 (0.95%) Games
11 13 (0.89%) Banking
12 12 (0.82%) Electronics
12 12 (0.82%) Marketing
13 10 (0.68%) Online Betting
13 10 (0.68%) Publishing
14 8 (0.55%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.41%) Local Government
16 4 (0.27%) Military
17 2 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 333 (22.71%) Support Engineer
2 287 (19.58%) Analyst
3 278 (18.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 226 (15.42%) IT Support
5 202 (13.78%) Support Analyst
6 189 (12.89%) IT Engineer
7 139 (9.48%) Infrastructure Support
8 137 (9.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 124 (8.46%) 3rd Line Support
10 120 (8.19%) IT Support Engineer
11 119 (8.12%) Administrator
12 118 (8.05%) 2nd Line Support
13 104 (7.09%) IT Analyst
14 95 (6.48%) Systems Administrator
15 89 (6.07%) Server Engineer
16 87 (5.93%) IT Support Analyst
17 82 (5.59%) Windows Engineer
18 81 (5.53%) Desktop Support
19 77 (5.25%) Consultant
19 77 (5.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (5.66%) .NET
2 53 (3.62%) Web Services
3 52 (3.55%) HTML
4 49 (3.34%) CSS
5 44 (3.00%) XML
6 38 (2.59%) WCF
7 33 (2.25%) SOAP
8 32 (2.18%) ASP.NET
9 25 (1.71%) .NET Framework
10 22 (1.50%) jQuery
11 17 (1.16%) Ajax
11 17 (1.16%) J2EE
11 17 (1.16%) LAMP
12 15 (1.02%) CodeIgniter
13 12 (0.82%) X-Windows
14 11 (0.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
15 10 (0.68%) Regular Expression
15 10 (0.68%) ZeroMQ
16 9 (0.61%) WPF
17 7 (0.48%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 169 (11.53%) Data Centre
2 109 (7.44%) Clustering
3 56 (3.82%) Driving Licence
4 55 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (2.66%) Blackberry
6 38 (2.59%) Replication
7 26 (1.77%) Fat Client
7 26 (1.77%) HP Storage
7 26 (1.77%) Thin Client
8 17 (1.16%) iPad
9 16 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 16 (1.09%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.09%) PKI
10 12 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
10 12 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (0.75%) CESG
11 11 (0.75%) Statistics
12 10 (0.68%) Cybercrime
13 9 (0.61%) EqualLogic
13 9 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1466 (100.00%) Windows
2 1073 (73.19%) Windows Server
3 890 (60.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 423 (28.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 395 (26.94%) Windows 7
6 284 (19.37%) Linux
7 227 (15.48%) Windows 8
8 148 (10.10%) Windows 10
9 108 (7.37%) Unix
10 81 (5.53%) Windows XP
11 74 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 68 (4.64%) Solaris
13 44 (3.00%) CentOS
14 41 (2.80%) Windows 2000
15 39 (2.66%) Windows Vista
16 33 (2.25%) Android
17 31 (2.11%) Apple iOS
18 28 (1.91%) Debian
19 22 (1.50%) Windows NT
20 20 (1.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (21.83%) ITIL
2 64 (4.37%) Migration
3 62 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 62 (4.23%) Service Delivery
3 62 (4.23%) Virtual Environments
4 53 (3.62%) Mentoring
5 49 (3.34%) Capacity Management
6 42 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (2.73%) Root Cause Analysis
8 39 (2.66%) Performance Monitoring
9 35 (2.39%) Server Building
10 34 (2.32%) Network Design
11 32 (2.18%) ERP
12 31 (2.11%) CRM
13 30 (2.05%) Change Management
13 30 (2.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (2.05%) Presales
13 30 (2.05%) Project Management
14 29 (1.98%) Change Control
15 28 (1.91%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 291 (19.85%) SQL
2 158 (10.78%) PowerShell
3 65 (4.43%) C#
4 53 (3.62%) VBScript
5 44 (3.00%) JavaScript
6 35 (2.39%) T-SQL
7 30 (2.05%) Java
8 21 (1.43%) PHP
8 21 (1.43%) VB
9 18 (1.23%) C
10 11 (0.75%) Bash Shell
11 9 (0.61%) Python
12 7 (0.48%) C++
12 7 (0.48%) Perl
13 4 (0.27%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.27%) VB6
14 1 (0.068%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.068%) VBA
Qualifications
1 216 (14.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 142 (9.69%) Security Cleared
3 136 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
4 134 (9.14%) MCSE
5 125 (8.53%) CCNA
6 102 (6.96%) MCSA
7 100 (6.82%) SC Cleared
8 81 (5.53%) MCP
9 76 (5.18%) MCITP
10 69 (4.71%) Degree
11 53 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 33 (2.25%) DV Cleared
13 30 (2.05%) CCNP
14 22 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
15 20 (1.36%) CISSP
16 17 (1.16%) DBS Check
17 16 (1.09%) A+ Certification
18 14 (0.95%) MCTS
19 11 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
20 10 (0.68%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (12.07%) SLA
2 35 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.61%) QA
5 5 (0.34%) RMADS
6 2 (0.14%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.14%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.14%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.068%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 918 (62.62%) Active Directory
2 398 (27.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 378 (25.78%) Hyper-V
4 141 (9.62%) vSphere
5 125 (8.53%) XenApp
6 96 (6.55%) VMware ESXi
7 55 (3.75%) VMware ESX
8 38 (2.59%) XenDesktop
9 36 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
10 34 (2.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 34 (2.32%) XenServer
11 32 (2.18%) Terminal Services
12 23 (1.57%) DFS Replication
13 20 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
14 16 (1.09%) Terminal Server
14 16 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
15 14 (0.95%) Firmware
16 11 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
16 11 (0.75%) Squid
17 10 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 240 (16.37%) SCCM
2 114 (7.78%) Backup Exec
3 102 (6.96%) SCOM
4 99 (6.75%) WSUS
5 54 (3.68%) NetBackup
6 42 (2.86%) SCVMM
7 41 (2.80%) Microsoft Clustering
7 41 (2.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 40 (2.73%) HP Data Protector
9 33 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
10 28 (1.91%) HP SIM
11 23 (1.57%) Nagios
11 23 (1.57%) SCSM
11 23 (1.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 22 (1.50%) Failover Clustering
13 21 (1.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 18 (1.23%) Puppet
15 17 (1.16%) Simpana
16 15 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
17 14 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 876 (59.75%) Microsoft
2 731 (49.86%) VMware
3 314 (21.42%) Cisco
4 276 (18.83%) Citrix
5 252 (17.19%) HP
6 128 (8.73%) Dell
7 119 (8.12%) Symantec
8 103 (7.03%) Veeam
9 80 (5.46%) Red Hat
10 69 (4.71%) EMC
11 67 (4.57%) Oracle
12 64 (4.37%) Juniper
13 60 (4.09%) CheckPoint
14 59 (4.02%) NetApp
15 56 (3.82%) IBM
16 53 (3.62%) F5
17 46 (3.14%) 3PAR
18 44 (3.00%) Palo Alto
19 42 (2.86%) SonicWALL
20 39 (2.66%) Apple
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Element Search
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £22k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Talent Spa
Salary: £33-35K + Benefits (healthcare (family), life assurance, annual salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension etc...
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43.28 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + £7.2K Car,10% Bonus,Stock,Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £27,500 to £30,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car, bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 days ago