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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 55 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 936 935 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.52% 4.44% 4.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.33% 16.52% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 808 796 885
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
6104 5661 6242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.46% 26.90% 29.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5114 4619 5367
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +22 264 £37,500 +7.14% 22
Berkshire -8 219 £39,250 +0.64% 20
Surrey +1 162 £35,000 - 22
West Sussex +18 93 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Buckinghamshire -31 64 £36,750 +13.07% 10
Oxfordshire +1 52 £28,500 -5.78% 16
Kent +16 39 £30,000 -21.05% 4
East Sussex +4 29 £44,000 +120.00% 7
Middlesex -16 10 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 2151 (100.00%) Windows
2 1218 (56.62%) Active Directory
3 1199 (55.74%) Microsoft
4 1110 (51.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 1105 (51.37%) VMware
6 965 (44.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 779 (36.22%) MS Exchange
8 754 (35.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 565 (26.27%) MS Excel
10 559 (25.99%) Citrix
11 558 (25.94%) Windows 7
12 556 (25.85%) Firewall
13 550 (25.57%) SQL
14 502 (23.34%) DNS
15 487 (22.64%) SQL Server
16 450 (20.92%) Microsoft Certification
17 442 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2010
18 424 (19.71%) TCP/IP
19 420 (19.53%) Cisco
20 401 (18.64%) MS Office
21 395 (18.36%) ITIL
22 393 (18.27%) Hyper-V
23 385 (17.90%) SAN
24 349 (16.23%) Linux
25 347 (16.13%) MCSE
26 345 (16.04%) Windows XP
27 338 (15.71%) DHCP
28 320 (14.88%) HP
29 312 (14.50%) WAN
30 306 (14.23%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 779 (36.22%) MS Exchange
2 442 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 283 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 278 (12.92%) IIS
5 242 (11.25%) SharePoint
6 220 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 169 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 143 (6.65%) Lync
9 62 (2.88%) Apache
10 55 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 34 (1.58%) SharePoint Server
12 29 (1.35%) WebLogic
13 26 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
14 24 (1.12%) WebSphere
15 23 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
16 21 (0.98%) CMS
16 21 (0.98%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 21 (0.98%) Tomcat
17 18 (0.84%) MS Project Server
18 17 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 565 (26.27%) MS Excel
2 401 (18.64%) MS Office
3 9 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.33%) MS Project
6 2 (0.093%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.093%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.093%) SPSS
7 1 (0.046%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.046%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.37%) Maximo
2 8 (0.37%) SalesLogix
3 6 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.19%) GoldMine
4 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.093%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.093%) BPCS
5 2 (0.093%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.046%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.046%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.046%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.046%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 111 (5.16%) Office 365
2 80 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (0.93%) IaaS
4 18 (0.84%) SaaS
5 13 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (0.42%) PaaS
7 6 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.093%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 556 (25.85%) Firewall
2 502 (23.34%) DNS
3 424 (19.71%) TCP/IP
4 385 (17.90%) SAN
5 338 (15.71%) DHCP
6 312 (14.50%) WAN
7 288 (13.39%) LAN
8 166 (7.72%) VPN
9 109 (5.07%) Internet
10 108 (5.02%) VLAN
11 97 (4.51%) SSL
12 94 (4.37%) Wireless
13 71 (3.30%) iSCSI
14 55 (2.56%) Network Security
15 54 (2.51%) VoIP
16 53 (2.46%) NAS
17 43 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
18 40 (1.86%) HTTP
19 38 (1.77%) NetScaler
20 37 (1.72%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 487 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 151 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 109 (5.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 58 (2.70%) MySQL
5 55 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 50 (2.32%) Oracle Database
7 38 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
9 31 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
11 21 (0.98%) DB2
12 15 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (0.60%) Relational Database
14 10 (0.46%) NoSQL
14 10 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (0.46%) MS Access
15 8 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
16 7 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (1.26%) LoadRunner
3 16 (0.74%) JIRA
4 14 (0.65%) Subversion
5 12 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
6 11 (0.51%) Visual Studio
7 9 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (0.42%) WinRunner
7 9 (0.42%) MSI
8 7 (0.33%) SilkPerformer
9 6 (0.28%) AdminStudio
9 6 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.23%) Bugzilla
10 5 (0.23%) TestDirector
11 4 (0.19%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.19%) Selenium
11 4 (0.19%) Git (software)
11 4 (0.19%) MSTest
11 4 (0.19%) Wise Package Studio
11 4 (0.19%) Trac
General
1 205 (9.53%) Finance
2 77 (3.58%) Retail
3 75 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 25 (1.16%) Publishing
5 18 (0.84%) Banking
6 16 (0.74%) Marketing
6 16 (0.74%) Legal
7 14 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 14 (0.65%) Back Office
8 12 (0.56%) Law
9 10 (0.46%) German Language
10 9 (0.42%) French Language
11 8 (0.37%) Military
11 8 (0.37%) Advertising
12 6 (0.28%) Electronics
12 6 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.23%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.19%) Billing
14 4 (0.19%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 463 (21.52%) Support Engineer
2 304 (14.13%) Analyst
3 247 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 162 (7.53%) Consultant
5 147 (6.83%) Support Analyst
6 145 (6.74%) Administrator
7 139 (6.46%) IT Support
8 133 (6.18%) Technical Support
9 127 (5.90%) 3rd Line Support
10 122 (5.67%) Developer
11 112 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
12 106 (4.93%) 2nd Line Support
13 98 (4.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 86 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
15 79 (3.67%) Server Engineer
16 77 (3.58%) Systems Engineer
17 74 (3.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 65 (3.02%) Architect
18 65 (3.02%) Technical Support Engineer
19 64 (2.98%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (7.21%) .NET
2 129 (6.00%) HTML
3 105 (4.88%) XML
4 103 (4.79%) ASP.NET
5 67 (3.11%) CSS
6 47 (2.19%) XSLT
7 44 (2.05%) jQuery
8 43 (2.00%) Web Services
9 27 (1.26%) .NET Framework
10 19 (0.88%) Ajax
11 17 (0.79%) Middleware
11 17 (0.79%) Software Packaging
11 17 (0.79%) HTML5
12 16 (0.74%) Application Packaging
12 16 (0.74%) CSS3
13 15 (0.70%) J2EE
14 14 (0.65%) Classic ASP
15 12 (0.56%) SOAP
15 12 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
15 12 (0.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 160 (7.44%) Clustering
2 138 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (4.37%) Fat Client
3 94 (4.37%) Thin Client
4 88 (4.09%) Blackberry
5 70 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 47 (2.19%) Replication
7 45 (2.09%) iPhone
8 30 (1.39%) Open Source
8 30 (1.39%) iPad
9 22 (1.02%) Client/Server
10 19 (0.88%) EqualLogic
11 18 (0.84%) Computer Science
12 16 (0.74%) PKI
13 14 (0.65%) Derivative
14 13 (0.60%) Statistics
14 13 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
15 12 (0.56%) HACMP
16 11 (0.51%) PDA
16 11 (0.51%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2151 (100.00%) Windows
2 1110 (51.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 965 (44.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 558 (25.94%) Windows 7
5 349 (16.23%) Linux
6 345 (16.04%) Windows XP
7 225 (10.46%) Windows 8
8 151 (7.02%) Windows Vista
9 149 (6.93%) UNIX
10 101 (4.70%) Windows 2000 Server
11 93 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 92 (4.28%) Windows 2000
13 79 (3.67%) CentOS
14 63 (2.93%) Solaris
15 45 (2.09%) AIX
16 37 (1.72%) Android
17 34 (1.58%) Oracle Linux
18 27 (1.26%) Mac OS X
19 26 (1.21%) Ubuntu
20 23 (1.07%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (18.36%) ITIL
2 110 (5.11%) Service Delivery
3 99 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 94 (4.37%) Project Management
5 91 (4.23%) Change Management
6 90 (4.18%) Migration
7 74 (3.44%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (3.44%) Mentoring
8 72 (3.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 67 (3.11%) Problem Management
10 62 (2.88%) Incident Management
11 59 (2.74%) UML
11 59 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
12 55 (2.56%) MVC
12 55 (2.56%) Software Engineering
13 54 (2.51%) Load Balancing
14 53 (2.46%) Data Analysis
15 47 (2.19%) CRM
16 44 (2.05%) Service Management
17 43 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 550 (25.57%) SQL
2 185 (8.60%) PowerShell
3 121 (5.63%) C#
4 117 (5.44%) JavaScript
5 92 (4.28%) VBScript
6 63 (2.93%) Perl
7 57 (2.65%) Java
8 56 (2.60%) Shell Script
9 54 (2.51%) VB
10 49 (2.28%) T-SQL
11 38 (1.77%) VB.NET
12 34 (1.58%) Bash Shell
13 29 (1.35%) PHP
14 28 (1.30%) Python
15 27 (1.26%) C
16 18 (0.84%) C++
17 8 (0.37%) VB6
18 7 (0.33%) PL/SQL
19 5 (0.23%) VBA
19 5 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 450 (20.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 347 (16.13%) MCSE
3 306 (14.23%) Security Cleared
4 236 (10.97%) SC Cleared
5 174 (8.09%) MCITP
6 162 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
7 154 (7.16%) DV Cleared
8 144 (6.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 141 (6.56%) CCNA
10 126 (5.86%) Degree
11 125 (5.81%) MCSA
12 120 (5.58%) MCP
13 119 (5.53%) Citrix Certification
14 116 (5.39%) CCA
15 55 (2.56%) MCTS
16 52 (2.42%) CCNP
17 34 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
18 29 (1.35%) RHCE
19 27 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 25 (1.16%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (9.44%) SLA
2 32 (1.49%) ISO 9001
3 26 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.28%) QA
7 3 (0.14%) COBIT
7 3 (0.14%) GPG13
8 2 (0.093%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1218 (56.62%) Active Directory
2 754 (35.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 393 (18.27%) Hyper-V
4 295 (13.71%) vSphere
5 262 (12.18%) XenApp
6 190 (8.83%) VMware ESX
7 109 (5.07%) XenDesktop
8 86 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
9 83 (3.86%) Terminal Services
10 64 (2.98%) Microsoft App-V
11 35 (1.63%) XenServer
12 30 (1.39%) ISA Server
13 23 (1.07%) VMware Server
14 21 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
14 21 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 20 (0.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 17 (0.79%) Firmware
16 17 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 16 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
18 13 (0.60%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 263 (12.23%) SCCM
2 150 (6.97%) SCOM
3 116 (5.39%) Backup Exec
4 99 (4.60%) WSUS
5 72 (3.35%) NetBackup
6 53 (2.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 48 (2.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 44 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
9 42 (1.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 40 (1.86%) SCVMM
11 33 (1.53%) Nagios
11 33 (1.53%) Windows Intune
12 31 (1.44%) Tivoli
13 28 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
13 28 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
14 26 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
15 22 (1.02%) EdgeSight
16 20 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
16 20 (0.93%) HP SIM
17 18 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1199 (55.74%) Microsoft
2 1105 (51.37%) VMware
3 559 (25.99%) Citrix
4 420 (19.53%) Cisco
5 320 (14.88%) HP
6 215 (10.00%) Oracle
7 189 (8.79%) Symantec
8 139 (6.46%) Red Hat
9 121 (5.63%) Dell
10 86 (4.00%) IBM
11 83 (3.86%) EMC
12 82 (3.81%) Juniper
13 69 (3.21%) NetApp
14 63 (2.93%) Apple
15 54 (2.51%) McAfee
16 51 (2.37%) Veeam
17 48 (2.23%) SonicWALL
17 48 (2.23%) CheckPoint
17 48 (2.23%) Avaya
18 42 (1.95%) Fujitsu
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Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £23k - 28k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum £24,000 - £27,000
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Salary: Neg
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £32k - £38k per annum + 5% bonus
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
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