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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 92 64 48
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 488 918 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.01% 4.27% 5.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.02% 14.71% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 412 854 985
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
4428 6239 6507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.35% 29.03% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 5409 5305
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -15 133 £37,500 - 11
Surrey -33 130 £32,500 -7.14% 10
Hampshire -12 80 £35,000 +4.47% 13
Kent +1 43 £42,500 +21.42%
West Sussex +12 39 £28,000 -30.00% 1
Oxfordshire -12 29 £32,500 -9.09% 5
Buckinghamshire +3 23 £32,500 - 5
East Sussex +11 5 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Middlesex +8 5 £27,500 -30.37%
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 1075 (100.00%) Windows
2 769 (71.53%) Windows Server
3 685 (63.72%) Active Directory
4 667 (62.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 569 (52.93%) Microsoft
6 527 (49.02%) VMware
7 350 (32.56%) MS Exchange
8 318 (29.58%) Windows 7
9 306 (28.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 303 (28.19%) SQL Server
11 300 (27.91%) Firewall
12 272 (25.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 270 (25.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 264 (24.56%) MS Excel
15 261 (24.28%) DNS
16 258 (24.00%) TCP/IP
17 256 (23.81%) Hyper-V
18 232 (21.58%) Cisco
19 226 (21.02%) SQL
20 225 (20.93%) Office 365
21 212 (19.72%) ITIL
22 209 (19.44%) DHCP
23 202 (18.79%) Linux
24 197 (18.33%) MCSE
25 191 (17.77%) Citrix
26 189 (17.58%) Exchange Server 2010
27 177 (16.47%) WAN
28 173 (16.09%) MCSA
29 170 (15.81%) LAN
29 170 (15.81%) Windows 8

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
1 350 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 189 (17.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 108 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 100 (9.30%) IIS
5 81 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 60 (5.58%) SharePoint
7 29 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
8 26 (2.42%) Skype for Business
9 22 (2.05%) Apache
9 22 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
10 19 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 18 (1.67%) Tomcat
12 17 (1.58%) IBM Notes
13 16 (1.49%) JBoss
14 14 (1.30%) nginx
15 11 (1.02%) NetWeaver
15 11 (1.02%) WebLogic
15 11 (1.02%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.56%) CMS
16 6 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 264 (24.56%) MS Excel
2 142 (13.21%) MS Office
3 5 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.28%) MS Project
5 2 (0.19%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.28%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Maximo
3 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.093%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 225 (20.93%) Office 365
2 93 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.58%) SaaS
5 10 (0.93%) IaaS
6 9 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.19%) G Suite
10 1 (0.093%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 300 (27.91%) Firewall
2 261 (24.28%) DNS
3 258 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 209 (19.44%) DHCP
5 177 (16.47%) WAN
6 170 (15.81%) LAN
7 148 (13.77%) SAN
8 104 (9.67%) VPN
9 89 (8.28%) VoIP
10 65 (6.05%) VLAN
11 38 (3.53%) SSL
12 34 (3.16%) Wireless
13 31 (2.88%) IP Telephony
13 31 (2.88%) Network Security
14 30 (2.79%) Internet
15 29 (2.70%) NAS
15 29 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
16 27 (2.51%) MPLS
17 18 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
18 17 (1.58%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (28.19%) SQL Server
2 120 (11.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 57 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 24 (2.23%) NoSQL
6 24 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (2.14%) MySQL
8 19 (1.77%) Big Data
9 17 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (1.40%) DB2
11 12 (1.12%) Relational Database
12 11 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (0.74%) InfluxDB
14 7 (0.65%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 2 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
16 2 (0.19%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (1.02%) MSI
2 10 (0.93%) JIRA
3 7 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.47%) Subversion
5 4 (0.37%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.19%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.093%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.093%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.093%) webpack
General
1 138 (12.84%) Finance
2 56 (5.21%) German Language
3 37 (3.44%) French Language
4 36 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 27 (2.51%) Back Office
6 21 (1.95%) Banking
7 19 (1.77%) Games
7 19 (1.77%) Retail
8 15 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.21%) Publishing
11 11 (1.02%) Legal
12 10 (0.93%) Online Betting
13 9 (0.84%) Marketing
14 7 (0.65%) Advertising
15 6 (0.56%) Law
15 6 (0.56%) Local Government
16 5 (0.47%) Electronics
16 5 (0.47%) Portuguese Language
16 5 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 299 (27.81%) Support Engineer
2 199 (18.51%) IT Support
3 192 (17.86%) Analyst
4 167 (15.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 140 (13.02%) IT Engineer
6 107 (9.95%) IT Support Engineer
6 107 (9.95%) Support Analyst
7 99 (9.21%) 2nd Line Support
8 92 (8.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 91 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support
10 83 (7.72%) IT Analyst
11 72 (6.70%) Desktop Support
12 71 (6.60%) Administrator
12 71 (6.60%) Infrastructure Support
13 69 (6.42%) IT Support Analyst
14 66 (6.14%) Windows Engineer
15 65 (6.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 61 (5.67%) Security Engineer
17 60 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 58 (5.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.16%) Web Services
2 33 (3.07%) .NET
3 23 (2.14%) HTML
4 20 (1.86%) CSS
5 18 (1.67%) ASP.NET
5 18 (1.67%) XML
6 16 (1.49%) ZeroMQ
7 15 (1.40%) SOAP
8 12 (1.12%) Regular Expression
9 11 (1.02%) SAP Basis
9 11 (1.02%) WCF
10 10 (0.93%) COM
11 5 (0.47%) J2EE
11 5 (0.47%) REST
12 3 (0.28%) jQuery
12 3 (0.28%) ODBC
12 3 (0.28%) X-Windows
13 2 (0.19%) ActiveX
13 2 (0.19%) XHTML
13 2 (0.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 103 (9.58%) Data Centre
2 52 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (4.65%) Clustering
4 34 (3.16%) Driving Licence
5 31 (2.88%) Blackberry
6 23 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 20 (1.86%) Replication
8 18 (1.67%) iPad
8 18 (1.67%) PKI
9 17 (1.58%) Cyberthreat
10 16 (1.49%) Statistics
11 14 (1.30%) iPhone
12 13 (1.21%) Management Information System
13 10 (0.93%) Private Cloud
14 9 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (0.84%) iSeries
14 9 (0.84%) Mainframe
15 7 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (0.65%) Virtual Team
16 6 (0.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1075 (100.00%) Windows
2 769 (71.53%) Windows Server
3 667 (62.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 318 (29.58%) Windows 7
5 270 (25.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 202 (18.79%) Linux
7 170 (15.81%) Windows 8
8 150 (13.95%) Windows 10
9 108 (10.05%) Unix
10 75 (6.98%) Windows XP
11 59 (5.49%) Solaris
12 56 (5.21%) Windows 2000
13 34 (3.16%) CentOS
14 30 (2.79%) Mac OS X
15 27 (2.51%) Apple iOS
16 24 (2.23%) Windows Vista
17 20 (1.86%) Android
18 18 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 17 (1.58%) Ubuntu
19 17 (1.58%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (19.72%) ITIL
2 71 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
3 62 (5.77%) Mentoring
3 62 (5.77%) Service Delivery
4 37 (3.44%) High Availability
5 36 (3.35%) Migration
6 34 (3.16%) Project Management
7 32 (2.98%) Risk Management
7 32 (2.98%) Service Management
8 29 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
9 28 (2.60%) Network Design
9 28 (2.60%) Presales
9 28 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
10 23 (2.14%) Analytics
11 22 (2.05%) Application Packaging
12 21 (1.95%) Change Management
12 21 (1.95%) Server Building
12 21 (1.95%) SIEM
13 20 (1.86%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (1.86%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 226 (21.02%) SQL
2 114 (10.60%) PowerShell
3 26 (2.42%) VBScript
4 23 (2.14%) C#
5 22 (2.05%) Bash Shell
5 22 (2.05%) C
5 22 (2.05%) Python
6 17 (1.58%) T-SQL
7 16 (1.49%) JavaScript
8 15 (1.40%) Perl
9 14 (1.30%) Java
10 6 (0.56%) VB
11 5 (0.47%) PHP
12 4 (0.37%) C++
12 4 (0.37%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.37%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.28%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.28%) VBA
14 2 (0.19%) Ruby
15 1 (0.093%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 272 (25.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 197 (18.33%) MCSE
3 173 (16.09%) MCSA
4 102 (9.49%) Cisco Certification
5 98 (9.12%) CCNA
6 79 (7.35%) Security Cleared
7 78 (7.26%) MCITP
8 73 (6.79%) MCP
9 62 (5.77%) SC Cleared
10 52 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 51 (4.74%) Degree
12 30 (2.79%) CISSP
13 26 (2.42%) CEH
13 26 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
14 25 (2.33%) MCTS
15 21 (1.95%) CCNP
16 19 (1.77%) DV Cleared
17 15 (1.40%) DBS Check
18 14 (1.30%) A+ Certification
19 11 (1.02%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (11.16%) SLA
2 18 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.84%) PMBOK
5 5 (0.47%) QA
6 2 (0.19%) COBIT
6 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.093%) HL7
7 1 (0.093%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 685 (63.72%) Active Directory
2 306 (28.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 256 (23.81%) Hyper-V
4 111 (10.33%) vSphere
5 69 (6.42%) VMware ESXi
6 67 (6.23%) XenApp
7 41 (3.81%) VMware ESX
8 32 (2.98%) XenDesktop
9 24 (2.23%) Terminal Services
10 21 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
11 17 (1.58%) XenServer
12 15 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
13 14 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
14 12 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
15 11 (1.02%) ISA Server
15 11 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 10 (0.93%) Firmware
16 10 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
16 10 (0.93%) Terminal Server
17 9 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 117 (10.88%) SCCM
2 48 (4.47%) SCOM
3 44 (4.09%) Backup Exec
4 32 (2.98%) WSUS
5 27 (2.51%) Microsoft Clustering
6 16 (1.49%) Nessus
7 14 (1.30%) SCVMM
8 13 (1.21%) NetBackup
9 12 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 10 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
10 10 (0.93%) SCSM
11 9 (0.84%) AppDNA
11 9 (0.84%) Tivoli
12 8 (0.74%) FortiGate
13 7 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
13 7 (0.65%) Nmap
14 6 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
14 6 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
14 6 (0.56%) Puppet
15 5 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 569 (52.93%) Microsoft
2 527 (49.02%) VMware
3 232 (21.58%) Cisco
4 191 (17.77%) Citrix
5 138 (12.84%) HP
6 75 (6.98%) CheckPoint
7 72 (6.70%) Dell
8 71 (6.60%) Juniper
9 65 (6.05%) Palo Alto
10 58 (5.40%) F5
11 53 (4.93%) Apple
12 51 (4.74%) Blue Coat
13 43 (4.00%) Crossbeam
13 43 (4.00%) Sourcefire
14 41 (3.81%) Oracle
14 41 (3.81%) Symantec
15 38 (3.53%) IBM
16 36 (3.35%) Google
17 34 (3.16%) Red Hat
18 31 (2.88%) Veeam
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30981 - £36573 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 per annum + 1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ninesharp
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: circa £32,000 (negotiable dependent on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Mint
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
RM plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £19000 - £21500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
MMR Research Worldwide
Salary: From £21,000 to £24,000 per annum dependent on skillset
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £29301.00 - £36001.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Prospectus
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits including bonus
Posted: 8 days ago