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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 69 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 731 922 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.01% 4.36% 4.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.25% 14.79% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 641 773 838
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
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
5517 6232 6360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.26% 29.48% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4785 5231 5377
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Surrey +15 196 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Hampshire -20 157 £32,500 -15.58% 15
Berkshire -8 150 £40,000 +6.66% 17
West Sussex -19 69 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Kent +27 56 £33,500 +11.66% 4
Oxfordshire -12 42 £31,500 -24.55% 6
Buckinghamshire -28 31 £31,000 -8.82% 9
East Sussex +31 26 £37,500 +33.92% 4
Middlesex +1 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Thames Valley - 1 £53,000 -
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1475 (100.00%) Windows
2 1101 (74.64%) Windows Server
3 921 (62.44%) Active Directory
4 906 (61.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 902 (61.15%) Microsoft
6 744 (50.44%) VMware
7 521 (35.32%) MS Exchange
8 468 (31.73%) Firewall
9 430 (29.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 417 (28.27%) MS Excel
11 396 (26.85%) Hyper-V
12 388 (26.31%) DNS
13 378 (25.63%) Windows 7
13 378 (25.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 378 (25.63%) Exchange Server 2010
14 364 (24.68%) SQL Server
15 350 (23.73%) Cisco
16 348 (23.59%) ITIL
17 306 (20.75%) Linux
18 301 (20.41%) SAN
19 289 (19.59%) DHCP
20 276 (18.71%) SQL
21 271 (18.37%) Citrix
22 264 (17.90%) Exchange Server 2013
23 259 (17.56%) Office 365
24 244 (16.54%) SCCM
25 241 (16.34%) HP
26 232 (15.73%) Windows 8
27 227 (15.39%) TCP/IP
28 216 (14.64%) 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
1 521 (35.32%) MS Exchange
2 378 (25.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 264 (17.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 209 (14.17%) IIS
5 156 (10.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 117 (7.93%) SharePoint
7 104 (7.05%) Skype for Business
8 44 (2.98%) Apache
9 42 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 38 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
11 30 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
12 22 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 19 (1.29%) Tomcat
14 18 (1.22%) CMS
15 16 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
16 13 (0.88%) JBoss
17 12 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
18 9 (0.61%) nginx
18 9 (0.61%) WebLogic
18 9 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 417 (28.27%) MS Excel
2 195 (13.22%) MS Office
3 15 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.27%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.20%) MS Project
7 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.068%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 23 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
4 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.14%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.068%) assyst
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 259 (17.56%) Office 365
2 98 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 23 (1.56%) SaaS
5 10 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.61%) Google Apps
7 6 (0.41%) PaaS
8 4 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
8 4 (0.27%) IaaS
9 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.068%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.068%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 468 (31.73%) Firewall
2 388 (26.31%) DNS
3 301 (20.41%) SAN
4 289 (19.59%) DHCP
5 227 (15.39%) TCP/IP
6 179 (12.14%) WAN
7 176 (11.93%) VPN
8 173 (11.73%) LAN
9 82 (5.56%) VLAN
10 79 (5.36%) VoIP
11 57 (3.86%) Wireless
12 54 (3.66%) NAS
13 48 (3.25%) Internet
14 45 (3.05%) iSCSI
15 40 (2.71%) Network Security
16 34 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
17 30 (2.03%) Skype
17 30 (2.03%) SSL
18 27 (1.83%) NetScaler
19 26 (1.76%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 115 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 90 (6.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 74 (5.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 47 (3.19%) MySQL
6 25 (1.69%) Oracle Database
7 23 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
8 16 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (0.54%) Relational Database
9 8 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.27%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.20%) Big Data
14 3 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.20%) PowerPivot
15 2 (0.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 26 (1.76%) JIRA
2 18 (1.22%) Subversion
3 17 (1.15%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.68%) Vagrant
5 6 (0.41%) MSI
6 3 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.14%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.14%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.14%) NUnit
7 2 (0.14%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.14%) StyleCop
7 2 (0.14%) Xcode
8 1 (0.068%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.068%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.068%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.068%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.068%) TeamCity
General
1 93 (6.31%) Finance
2 43 (2.92%) German Language
3 32 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 31 (2.10%) Retail
5 23 (1.56%) French Language
6 19 (1.29%) Legal
7 15 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 12 (0.81%) Marketing
9 11 (0.75%) Advertising
9 11 (0.75%) Electronics
10 9 (0.61%) Back Office
11 8 (0.54%) Spanish Language
12 7 (0.47%) Publishing
13 5 (0.34%) Games
13 5 (0.34%) Online Betting
14 4 (0.27%) Law
14 4 (0.27%) Local Government
14 4 (0.27%) Military
15 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 335 (22.71%) Support Engineer
2 280 (18.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 271 (18.37%) Analyst
4 211 (14.31%) IT Support
5 198 (13.42%) Support Analyst
6 185 (12.54%) IT Engineer
7 148 (10.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 136 (9.22%) 3rd Line Support
9 133 (9.02%) 2nd Line Support
10 132 (8.95%) Infrastructure Support
11 114 (7.73%) IT Support Engineer
12 110 (7.46%) Administrator
13 90 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
14 88 (5.97%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 87 (5.90%) Windows Engineer
16 86 (5.83%) IT Analyst
17 83 (5.63%) Server Engineer
18 82 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
19 80 (5.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 80 (5.42%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (6.31%) .NET
2 55 (3.73%) HTML
3 53 (3.59%) Web Services
4 50 (3.39%) CSS
5 40 (2.71%) XML
6 38 (2.58%) WCF
7 37 (2.51%) ASP.NET
8 30 (2.03%) SOAP
9 26 (1.76%) .NET Framework
9 26 (1.76%) jQuery
10 18 (1.22%) Ajax
10 18 (1.22%) LAMP
11 16 (1.08%) CodeIgniter
12 15 (1.02%) J2EE
13 13 (0.88%) X-Windows
14 12 (0.81%) Windows SharePoint Services
15 10 (0.68%) WPF
16 8 (0.54%) ActiveX
16 8 (0.54%) Regular Expression
16 8 (0.54%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 179 (12.14%) Data Centre
2 111 (7.53%) Clustering
3 73 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (3.59%) Driving Licence
5 44 (2.98%) Blackberry
6 39 (2.64%) Replication
7 26 (1.76%) HP Storage
8 22 (1.49%) Fat Client
8 22 (1.49%) Thin Client
9 17 (1.15%) Computer Science
9 17 (1.15%) iPad
10 16 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
11 14 (0.95%) Management Information System
11 14 (0.95%) PKI
12 11 (0.75%) CESG
12 11 (0.75%) EqualLogic
13 10 (0.68%) Cybercrime
13 10 (0.68%) NHS
13 10 (0.68%) Smartphone
14 9 (0.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1475 (100.00%) Windows
2 1101 (74.64%) Windows Server
3 906 (61.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 430 (29.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 378 (25.63%) Windows 7
6 306 (20.75%) Linux
7 232 (15.73%) Windows 8
8 146 (9.90%) Windows 10
9 111 (7.53%) Unix
10 92 (6.24%) Windows XP
11 82 (5.56%) Solaris
12 75 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 49 (3.32%) Windows 2000
14 35 (2.37%) Windows Vista
15 31 (2.10%) CentOS
16 30 (2.03%) Android
17 29 (1.97%) Debian
18 27 (1.83%) Apple iOS
19 21 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
20 20 (1.36%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (23.59%) ITIL
2 69 (4.68%) Migration
3 59 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 56 (3.80%) Service Delivery
5 54 (3.66%) Capacity Management
6 50 (3.39%) Mentoring
7 42 (2.85%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (2.78%) Information Security
9 38 (2.58%) Root Cause Analysis
10 37 (2.51%) Performance Monitoring
11 33 (2.24%) Problem Management
12 31 (2.10%) High Availability
13 30 (2.03%) Change Control
13 30 (2.03%) Coaching
13 30 (2.03%) CRM
13 30 (2.03%) ERP
13 30 (2.03%) Network Design
13 30 (2.03%) Server Building
13 30 (2.03%) Web Development
14 29 (1.97%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 276 (18.71%) SQL
2 140 (9.49%) PowerShell
3 72 (4.88%) C#
4 50 (3.39%) VBScript
5 49 (3.32%) JavaScript
6 33 (2.24%) T-SQL
7 29 (1.97%) Java
8 21 (1.42%) PHP
8 21 (1.42%) VB
9 15 (1.02%) C
10 8 (0.54%) C++
10 8 (0.54%) Perl
11 7 (0.47%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.27%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.27%) VB6
13 3 (0.20%) Python
14 1 (0.068%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 216 (14.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 141 (9.56%) Cisco Certification
3 130 (8.81%) CCNA
4 127 (8.61%) MCSE
5 125 (8.47%) Security Cleared
6 94 (6.37%) MCSA
7 87 (5.90%) MCITP
8 83 (5.63%) SC Cleared
9 77 (5.22%) MCP
10 72 (4.88%) Degree
11 59 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 31 (2.10%) CCNP
13 25 (1.69%) DV Cleared
14 22 (1.49%) A+ Certification
15 19 (1.29%) CISSP
15 19 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (1.02%) VCP5
17 14 (0.95%) DBS Check
18 10 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
18 10 (0.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (12.81%) SLA
2 31 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.61%) QA
5 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.34%) RMADS
6 2 (0.14%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.14%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.068%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 921 (62.44%) Active Directory
2 396 (26.85%) Hyper-V
3 378 (25.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 146 (9.90%) vSphere
5 120 (8.14%) XenApp
6 103 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
7 64 (4.34%) VMware ESX
8 37 (2.51%) XenDesktop
9 30 (2.03%) XenServer
10 28 (1.90%) Terminal Services
11 27 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
12 22 (1.49%) DFS Replication
13 14 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
14 13 (0.88%) Terminal Server
15 12 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
16 11 (0.75%) Squid
17 10 (0.68%) Docker
18 9 (0.61%) Firmware
18 9 (0.61%) Xen
19 8 (0.54%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 244 (16.54%) SCCM
2 116 (7.86%) SCOM
3 114 (7.73%) Backup Exec
4 92 (6.24%) WSUS
5 56 (3.80%) NetBackup
6 46 (3.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 37 (2.51%) HP Data Protector
7 37 (2.51%) SCVMM
8 33 (2.24%) Norton AntiVirus
9 31 (2.10%) HP SIM
9 31 (2.10%) Nagios
10 26 (1.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 24 (1.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 22 (1.49%) SCSM
13 19 (1.29%) Puppet
13 19 (1.29%) Simpana
14 15 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
14 15 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
15 14 (0.95%) EdgeSight
15 14 (0.95%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 902 (61.15%) Microsoft
2 744 (50.44%) VMware
3 350 (23.73%) Cisco
4 271 (18.37%) Citrix
5 241 (16.34%) HP
6 135 (9.15%) Dell
7 121 (8.20%) Symantec
8 101 (6.85%) Veeam
9 81 (5.49%) Juniper
10 75 (5.08%) EMC
11 74 (5.02%) CheckPoint
12 71 (4.81%) Red Hat
13 65 (4.41%) Oracle
14 60 (4.07%) NetApp
15 59 (4.00%) F5
16 50 (3.39%) 3PAR
16 50 (3.39%) IBM
17 49 (3.32%) Palo Alto
18 39 (2.64%) SonicWALL
19 37 (2.51%) SolarWinds
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 14 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £27,500 to £30,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
DS Smith
Salary: Up to £30K, bonus up to 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Private Medical & Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43.28 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £48000 - £50000 Per Annum +Oncall +Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Candidate Source
Salary: £23,000 - £28,000 per annum starting salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Bens, Bonus + Training.
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Bens, Bonus + Training.
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + travel allowances
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Iress
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago