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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 94 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 556 874 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.17% 4.15% 5.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.04% 14.58% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 457 776 922
Median salary £34,669 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.54% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,750
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
5034 5994 6434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.74% 28.48% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4286 5215 5295
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 September 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 September 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 +11 143 £40,000 +5.26% 12
Surrey -35 127 £31,000 -17.88% 12
Hampshire -19 114 £30,000 -14.28% 12
Buckinghamshire -24 45 £26,500 -24.28% 8
Kent +9 42 £28,500 -24.00% 3
West Sussex -13 34 £45,000 +18.42% 6
Oxfordshire -37 26 £23,750 -43.11% 6
East Sussex +21 18 £47,500 +18.75%
Middlesex +11 4 £32,500 -18.75%
Sussex +9 2 £25,000 -37.50%
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1246 (100.00%) Windows
2 900 (72.23%) Windows Server
3 775 (62.20%) Active Directory
4 738 (59.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 682 (54.74%) Microsoft
6 634 (50.88%) VMware
7 383 (30.74%) MS Exchange
8 375 (30.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 350 (28.09%) Windows 7
10 326 (26.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 318 (25.52%) SQL Server
12 317 (25.44%) Firewall
13 291 (23.35%) Hyper-V
14 285 (22.87%) MS Excel
15 269 (21.59%) DNS
16 268 (21.51%) ITIL
17 260 (20.87%) Cisco
17 260 (20.87%) Microsoft Certification
18 255 (20.47%) SQL
19 241 (19.34%) TCP/IP
20 237 (19.02%) Citrix
21 226 (18.14%) DHCP
22 223 (17.90%) Exchange Server 2010
23 220 (17.66%) Linux
24 208 (16.69%) Office 365
25 194 (15.57%) Windows 8
26 186 (14.93%) HP
27 183 (14.69%) SCCM
28 179 (14.37%) MCSE
29 170 (13.64%) LAN

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
1 383 (30.74%) MS Exchange
2 223 (17.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 140 (11.24%) IIS
4 138 (11.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 112 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 77 (6.18%) SharePoint
7 48 (3.85%) Skype for Business
8 27 (2.17%) Apache
9 26 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 25 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
11 23 (1.85%) nginx
12 20 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 20 (1.61%) JBoss
13 17 (1.36%) Tomcat
14 12 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.88%) IBM Notes
15 11 (0.88%) NetWeaver
15 11 (0.88%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.72%) CMS
17 8 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 285 (22.87%) MS Excel
2 158 (12.68%) MS Office
3 5 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.40%) MS Project
4 4 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.16%) Maximo
5 1 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.080%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.080%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 208 (16.69%) Office 365
2 86 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.85%) SaaS
5 8 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (0.40%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.16%) IaaS
9 1 (0.080%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.080%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 317 (25.44%) Firewall
2 269 (21.59%) DNS
3 241 (19.34%) TCP/IP
4 226 (18.14%) DHCP
5 170 (13.64%) LAN
6 168 (13.48%) WAN
7 167 (13.40%) SAN
8 95 (7.62%) VPN
9 75 (6.02%) VoIP
10 46 (3.69%) VLAN
11 41 (3.29%) Internet
11 41 (3.29%) NetScaler
11 41 (3.29%) Network Security
11 41 (3.29%) SSL
12 29 (2.33%) NAS
13 27 (2.17%) Wireless
14 25 (2.01%) IP Telephony
15 22 (1.77%) MPLS
15 22 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
16 17 (1.36%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (25.52%) SQL Server
2 118 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 65 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (2.25%) MySQL
6 24 (1.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 19 (1.52%) NoSQL
8 18 (1.44%) Big Data
8 18 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.04%) DB2
10 12 (0.96%) Oracle Database
10 12 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (0.48%) InfluxDB
14 4 (0.32%) Relational Database
14 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.16%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (1.52%) MSI
2 15 (1.20%) JIRA
3 7 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (0.48%) Subversion
5 5 (0.40%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.24%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.16%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.16%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.080%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.080%) NUnit
8 1 (0.080%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.080%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.080%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.080%) Xcode
General
1 129 (10.35%) Finance
2 47 (3.77%) German Language
3 38 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 35 (2.81%) French Language
5 30 (2.41%) Retail
6 27 (2.17%) Back Office
7 22 (1.77%) Banking
8 21 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 19 (1.52%) Publishing
10 18 (1.44%) Manufacturing
11 17 (1.36%) Games
12 16 (1.28%) Online Betting
13 12 (0.96%) Legal
14 9 (0.72%) Electronics
15 8 (0.64%) Advertising
15 8 (0.64%) Marketing
16 6 (0.48%) Local Government
17 2 (0.16%) Front Office
17 2 (0.16%) Law
17 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 325 (26.08%) Support Engineer
2 251 (20.14%) Analyst
3 200 (16.05%) IT Support
4 186 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 151 (12.12%) IT Engineer
6 148 (11.88%) Support Analyst
7 122 (9.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 115 (9.23%) 3rd Line Support
9 112 (8.99%) Infrastructure Support
10 103 (8.27%) IT Analyst
10 103 (8.27%) IT Support Engineer
11 99 (7.95%) 2nd Line Support
12 89 (7.14%) Administrator
13 82 (6.58%) Server Engineer
14 81 (6.50%) Windows Engineer
15 77 (6.18%) IT Support Analyst
16 76 (6.10%) Desktop Support
16 76 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
17 67 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 66 (5.30%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (4.41%) .NET
2 40 (3.21%) HTML
3 39 (3.13%) CSS
3 39 (3.13%) XML
4 30 (2.41%) WCF
4 30 (2.41%) Web Services
5 28 (2.25%) SOAP
6 27 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 14 (1.12%) COM
7 14 (1.12%) Regular Expression
7 14 (1.12%) ZeroMQ
8 12 (0.96%) J2EE
9 11 (0.88%) SAP Basis
10 7 (0.56%) jQuery
11 6 (0.48%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.40%) Ajax
12 5 (0.40%) CodeIgniter
12 5 (0.40%) LAMP
12 5 (0.40%) X-Windows
13 4 (0.32%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 161 (12.92%) Data Centre
2 68 (5.46%) Clustering
3 49 (3.93%) Driving Licence
4 39 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (2.57%) Blackberry
6 21 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 21 (1.69%) Fat Client
6 21 (1.69%) Thin Client
7 19 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
8 18 (1.44%) iPad
8 18 (1.44%) Replication
9 17 (1.36%) PKI
9 17 (1.36%) Statistics
10 15 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.12%) HP Storage
12 12 (0.96%) iPhone
13 11 (0.88%) Smartphone
14 7 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.56%) iSeries
14 7 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1246 (100.00%) Windows
2 900 (72.23%) Windows Server
3 738 (59.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 350 (28.09%) Windows 7
5 326 (26.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 220 (17.66%) Linux
7 194 (15.57%) Windows 8
8 145 (11.64%) Windows 10
9 114 (9.15%) Unix
10 81 (6.50%) Windows XP
11 55 (4.41%) Windows 2000
12 51 (4.09%) Solaris
13 43 (3.45%) CentOS
14 41 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 37 (2.97%) Windows Vista
16 34 (2.73%) Apple iOS
17 24 (1.93%) Android
18 20 (1.61%) Windows NT
19 19 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
20 18 (1.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (21.51%) ITIL
2 68 (5.46%) Mentoring
3 59 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 58 (4.65%) Service Delivery
5 48 (3.85%) Migration
6 40 (3.21%) Virtual Environments
7 36 (2.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 35 (2.81%) Presales
9 34 (2.73%) Project Management
9 34 (2.73%) Server Building
10 33 (2.65%) Change Management
10 33 (2.65%) Infrastructure Management
11 31 (2.49%) Analytics
12 30 (2.41%) Application Packaging
13 29 (2.33%) Network Design
14 26 (2.09%) High Availability
15 25 (2.01%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (2.01%) Network Monitoring
16 24 (1.93%) Information Security
16 24 (1.93%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 255 (20.47%) SQL
2 163 (13.08%) PowerShell
3 40 (3.21%) VBScript
4 37 (2.97%) C#
5 34 (2.73%) T-SQL
6 31 (2.49%) JavaScript
7 19 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 19 (1.52%) Java
7 19 (1.52%) Python
8 17 (1.36%) Perl
9 16 (1.28%) C
10 11 (0.88%) VB
11 10 (0.80%) PHP
12 4 (0.32%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.24%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.16%) C++
14 2 (0.16%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 260 (20.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 179 (14.37%) MCSE
3 161 (12.92%) MCSA
4 113 (9.07%) Security Cleared
5 87 (6.98%) MCP
6 84 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
7 82 (6.58%) SC Cleared
8 79 (6.34%) CCNA
9 75 (6.02%) MCITP
10 65 (5.22%) Degree
11 54 (4.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 32 (2.57%) MCTS
13 30 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
14 29 (2.33%) DV Cleared
15 28 (2.25%) CISSP
16 20 (1.61%) DBS Check
17 19 (1.52%) CCNP
18 14 (1.12%) CEH
19 13 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
20 11 (0.88%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (10.83%) SLA
2 34 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.61%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.80%) QA
5 7 (0.56%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.16%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.080%) COBIT
7 1 (0.080%) HL7
System Software
1 775 (62.20%) Active Directory
2 375 (30.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 291 (23.35%) Hyper-V
4 124 (9.95%) vSphere
5 97 (7.78%) XenApp
6 76 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
7 44 (3.53%) VMware ESX
8 38 (3.05%) XenDesktop
9 33 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
10 31 (2.49%) Microsoft App-V
11 28 (2.25%) XenServer
12 23 (1.85%) Terminal Services
13 20 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
14 16 (1.28%) Firmware
15 15 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
16 14 (1.12%) Terminal Server
16 14 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
17 9 (0.72%) Squid
18 8 (0.64%) ISA Server
18 8 (0.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 183 (14.69%) SCCM
2 78 (6.26%) Backup Exec
3 73 (5.86%) SCOM
4 70 (5.62%) WSUS
5 37 (2.97%) SCVMM
6 33 (2.65%) NetBackup
7 30 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
8 24 (1.93%) HP Data Protector
9 19 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
10 16 (1.28%) SCSM
11 15 (1.20%) AppDNA
12 14 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
12 14 (1.12%) HP SIM
12 14 (1.12%) Nessus
12 14 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 13 (1.04%) Puppet
14 12 (0.96%) Nagios
15 11 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
15 11 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
15 11 (0.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 682 (54.74%) Microsoft
2 634 (50.88%) VMware
3 260 (20.87%) Cisco
4 237 (19.02%) Citrix
5 186 (14.93%) HP
6 80 (6.42%) Dell
7 79 (6.34%) Symantec
8 70 (5.62%) Juniper
9 67 (5.38%) CheckPoint
9 67 (5.38%) Veeam
10 60 (4.82%) F5
11 58 (4.65%) Palo Alto
12 54 (4.33%) Red Hat
13 53 (4.25%) Oracle
14 46 (3.69%) IBM
15 44 (3.53%) Apple
16 43 (3.45%) NetApp
17 39 (3.13%) Blue Coat
18 38 (3.05%) EMC
19 36 (2.89%) SonicWALL
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 11 minutes ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 11 minutes ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 11 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: Circa £28-32k negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £2200 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £55000 - £63000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £48000 - £50000 Per Annum +Oncall +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + very competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancing, West Sussex
Candidate Source
Salary: £23,000 - £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum dependent on experience. + Bens!
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 6 days ago