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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 85 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 606 930 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.33% 4.53% 5.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.37% 15.77% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 501 823 909
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
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
5329 5898 6424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.24% 28.75% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 5050 5293
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 August 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 August 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 +24 163 £40,000 +5.26% 18
Hampshire -22 144 £32,500 -7.14% 10
Surrey -40 111 £32,500 -13.33% 10
West Sussex -29 48 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Buckinghamshire -32 43 £26,000 -20.61% 3
Kent +5 42 £28,500 -28.75% 3
Oxfordshire -40 25 £40,000 +2.56% 4
East Sussex +21 22 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Middlesex +2 5 £32,500 -16.12%
Sussex +6 3 £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 August 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 1336 (100.00%) Windows
2 965 (72.23%) Windows Server
3 830 (62.13%) Active Directory
4 800 (59.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 763 (57.11%) Microsoft
6 683 (51.12%) VMware
7 427 (31.96%) MS Exchange
8 398 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 382 (28.59%) Windows 7
10 356 (26.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 341 (25.52%) Firewall
12 325 (24.33%) Hyper-V
13 323 (24.18%) SQL Server
14 310 (23.20%) MS Excel
15 307 (22.98%) DNS
16 287 (21.48%) ITIL
17 275 (20.58%) Cisco
18 261 (19.54%) Exchange Server 2010
19 258 (19.31%) SQL
20 256 (19.16%) Citrix
21 252 (18.86%) Microsoft Certification
22 251 (18.79%) DHCP
23 249 (18.64%) Linux
24 229 (17.14%) TCP/IP
25 220 (16.47%) Windows 8
26 219 (16.39%) HP
27 216 (16.17%) Office 365
28 213 (15.94%) SCCM
29 206 (15.42%) SAN
30 182 (13.62%) MS Office

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
1 427 (31.96%) MS Exchange
2 261 (19.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 171 (12.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 155 (11.60%) IIS
5 119 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 97 (7.26%) SharePoint
7 63 (4.72%) Skype for Business
8 32 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 29 (2.17%) Apache
10 24 (1.80%) nginx
11 23 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
12 21 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
13 19 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 18 (1.35%) Tomcat
15 17 (1.27%) JBoss
16 12 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
17 11 (0.82%) NetWeaver
17 11 (0.82%) WebSphere
18 8 (0.60%) IBM Notes
19 7 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 310 (23.20%) MS Excel
2 182 (13.62%) MS Office
3 10 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.37%) MS Project
6 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 216 (16.17%) Office 365
2 71 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (1.65%) SaaS
5 8 (0.60%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.15%) IaaS
9 1 (0.075%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.075%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 341 (25.52%) Firewall
2 307 (22.98%) DNS
3 251 (18.79%) DHCP
4 229 (17.14%) TCP/IP
5 206 (15.42%) SAN
6 164 (12.28%) WAN
7 163 (12.20%) LAN
8 118 (8.83%) VPN
9 88 (6.59%) VoIP
10 56 (4.19%) VLAN
11 47 (3.52%) Internet
12 44 (3.29%) NetScaler
12 44 (3.29%) Network Security
13 41 (3.07%) Wireless
14 39 (2.92%) NAS
15 37 (2.77%) SSL
16 26 (1.95%) Remote Desktop
17 25 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
18 22 (1.65%) IP Telephony
19 20 (1.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 323 (24.18%) SQL Server
2 110 (8.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 63 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 29 (2.17%) MySQL
6 27 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (1.35%) Big Data
7 18 (1.35%) NoSQL
7 18 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 15 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (0.82%) DB2
10 9 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.22%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.075%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 21 (1.57%) JIRA
2 19 (1.42%) MSI
3 7 (0.52%) Subversion
3 7 (0.52%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.45%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.15%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.15%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.15%) NUnit
6 2 (0.15%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.15%) StyleCop
6 2 (0.15%) Xcode
7 1 (0.075%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.075%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 120 (8.98%) Finance
2 42 (3.14%) German Language
3 38 (2.84%) Telecoms
4 35 (2.62%) Retail
5 28 (2.10%) French Language
6 22 (1.65%) Back Office
7 21 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 20 (1.50%) Banking
8 20 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.42%) Publishing
10 17 (1.27%) Games
11 16 (1.20%) Online Betting
12 13 (0.97%) Electronics
13 10 (0.75%) Legal
14 9 (0.67%) Advertising
14 9 (0.67%) Marketing
15 6 (0.45%) Local Government
16 4 (0.30%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.15%) Front Office
17 2 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 343 (25.67%) Support Engineer
2 272 (20.36%) Analyst
3 232 (17.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 218 (16.32%) IT Support
5 171 (12.80%) Support Analyst
6 166 (12.43%) IT Engineer
7 133 (9.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 120 (8.98%) Infrastructure Support
9 115 (8.61%) 3rd Line Support
10 114 (8.53%) IT Support Engineer
11 111 (8.31%) IT Analyst
12 110 (8.23%) 2nd Line Support
13 97 (7.26%) Administrator
14 89 (6.66%) Server Engineer
15 87 (6.51%) IT Support Analyst
16 82 (6.14%) Desktop Support
17 81 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
18 77 (5.76%) Systems Administrator
19 70 (5.24%) Technical Support
20 68 (5.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (5.09%) .NET
2 47 (3.52%) XML
3 42 (3.14%) HTML
4 41 (3.07%) CSS
5 35 (2.62%) WCF
6 31 (2.32%) ASP.NET
6 31 (2.32%) Web Services
7 29 (2.17%) SOAP
8 16 (1.20%) .NET Framework
9 15 (1.12%) J2EE
9 15 (1.12%) Regular Expression
10 14 (1.05%) ZeroMQ
11 13 (0.97%) COM
12 11 (0.82%) SAP Basis
13 8 (0.60%) jQuery
14 5 (0.37%) Ajax
14 5 (0.37%) CodeIgniter
14 5 (0.37%) LAMP
14 5 (0.37%) X-Windows
15 4 (0.30%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 166 (12.43%) Data Centre
2 85 (6.36%) Clustering
3 55 (4.12%) Driving Licence
4 39 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (2.17%) Blackberry
6 25 (1.87%) Replication
7 23 (1.72%) Fat Client
7 23 (1.72%) Thin Client
8 19 (1.42%) Cyberthreat
8 19 (1.42%) HP Storage
8 19 (1.42%) iPad
9 18 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 16 (1.20%) iPhone
10 16 (1.20%) Statistics
11 12 (0.90%) PKI
11 12 (0.90%) Smartphone
12 8 (0.60%) Cybercrime
13 7 (0.52%) CESG
13 7 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1336 (100.00%) Windows
2 965 (72.23%) Windows Server
3 800 (59.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 382 (28.59%) Windows 7
5 356 (26.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 249 (18.64%) Linux
7 220 (16.47%) Windows 8
8 157 (11.75%) Windows 10
9 113 (8.46%) Unix
10 82 (6.14%) Windows XP
11 60 (4.49%) Solaris
12 52 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 49 (3.67%) CentOS
14 48 (3.59%) Windows 2000
15 39 (2.92%) Windows Vista
16 38 (2.84%) Apple iOS
17 30 (2.25%) Android
18 22 (1.65%) Windows NT
19 19 (1.42%) Mac OS X
20 18 (1.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (21.48%) ITIL
2 63 (4.72%) Service Delivery
3 54 (4.04%) Mentoring
4 52 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 47 (3.52%) Virtual Environments
6 44 (3.29%) Migration
7 36 (2.69%) Server Building
8 34 (2.54%) Infrastructure Management
8 34 (2.54%) Performance Monitoring
8 34 (2.54%) Root Cause Analysis
9 33 (2.47%) Analytics
9 33 (2.47%) Network Design
9 33 (2.47%) Presales
9 33 (2.47%) Project Management
10 30 (2.25%) Application Packaging
11 28 (2.10%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (2.02%) Capacity Management
12 27 (2.02%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (2.02%) CRM
13 26 (1.95%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 258 (19.31%) SQL
2 163 (12.20%) PowerShell
3 49 (3.67%) C#
4 43 (3.22%) VBScript
5 37 (2.77%) T-SQL
6 35 (2.62%) JavaScript
7 22 (1.65%) Java
8 19 (1.42%) Python
9 17 (1.27%) VB
10 16 (1.20%) Bash Shell
10 16 (1.20%) C
11 15 (1.12%) Perl
12 10 (0.75%) PHP
13 3 (0.22%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.15%) C++
14 2 (0.15%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.15%) VBA
15 1 (0.075%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 252 (18.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 171 (12.80%) MCSE
3 142 (10.63%) MCSA
4 140 (10.48%) Security Cleared
5 105 (7.86%) Cisco Certification
6 102 (7.63%) SC Cleared
7 98 (7.34%) CCNA
8 85 (6.36%) MCP
9 74 (5.54%) MCITP
10 73 (5.46%) Degree
11 57 (4.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 35 (2.62%) DV Cleared
13 31 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
14 26 (1.95%) CISSP
15 22 (1.65%) CCNP
15 22 (1.65%) MCTS
16 19 (1.42%) DBS Check
17 12 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
18 11 (0.82%) A+ Certification
19 10 (0.75%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (10.55%) SLA
2 36 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.67%) QA
5 4 (0.30%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.15%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.15%) RMADS
7 1 (0.075%) COBIT
7 1 (0.075%) HL7
7 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 830 (62.13%) Active Directory
2 398 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 325 (24.33%) Hyper-V
4 130 (9.73%) vSphere
5 112 (8.38%) XenApp
6 93 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
7 48 (3.59%) VMware ESX
8 39 (2.92%) XenDesktop
9 36 (2.69%) Microsoft App-V
10 34 (2.54%) XenServer
11 30 (2.25%) Terminal Services
11 30 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
12 18 (1.35%) DFS Replication
12 18 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
13 16 (1.20%) Terminal Server
13 16 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
14 14 (1.05%) Firmware
15 13 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
16 11 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
16 11 (0.82%) Squid
Systems Management
1 213 (15.94%) SCCM
2 93 (6.96%) SCOM
3 84 (6.29%) WSUS
4 83 (6.21%) Backup Exec
5 44 (3.29%) Microsoft Clustering
6 43 (3.22%) NetBackup
6 43 (3.22%) SCVMM
7 30 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
8 28 (2.10%) HP Data Protector
9 24 (1.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 22 (1.65%) SCSM
11 19 (1.42%) Failover Clustering
12 17 (1.27%) HP SIM
12 17 (1.27%) Nagios
13 15 (1.12%) AppDNA
14 14 (1.05%) Puppet
14 14 (1.05%) SCDPM
14 14 (1.05%) Simpana
14 14 (1.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 14 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 763 (57.11%) Microsoft
2 683 (51.12%) VMware
3 275 (20.58%) Cisco
4 256 (19.16%) Citrix
5 219 (16.39%) HP
6 94 (7.04%) Dell
6 94 (7.04%) Symantec
7 84 (6.29%) Veeam
8 65 (4.87%) Juniper
9 63 (4.72%) Red Hat
10 59 (4.42%) Oracle
11 58 (4.34%) CheckPoint
11 58 (4.34%) F5
12 53 (3.97%) Apple
12 53 (3.97%) Palo Alto
13 50 (3.74%) NetApp
14 47 (3.52%) IBM
15 46 (3.44%) EMC
16 32 (2.40%) Google
16 32 (2.40%) SonicWALL
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Pamoja education
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Car/Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: 22,000-27,000
Posted: 7 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £40,000 pa + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago