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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England / South East
Rank 98 72 57
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 442 771 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.03% 3.97% 4.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.68% 13.39% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 374 715 828
Median salary £35,375 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.08% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
4138 5757 6171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.34% 29.68% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3551 5031 5167
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -3 119 £37,500 - 9
Surrey -23 103 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Hampshire -47 60 £35,000 -4.10% 13
Oxfordshire +35 48 £32,500 -9.72% 6
Kent -2 35 £32,500 -7.14% 3
West Sussex 0 28 £26,500 -18.46% 2
Buckinghamshire +24 26 £33,000 +11.86% 11
East Sussex +20 21 £45,000 +33.33% 5
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 915 (100.00%) Windows
2 652 (71.26%) Windows Server
3 603 (65.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 580 (63.39%) Active Directory
5 511 (55.85%) Microsoft
6 413 (45.14%) VMware
7 278 (30.38%) SQL Server
8 277 (30.27%) Windows 7
9 268 (29.29%) Firewall
10 266 (29.07%) MS Excel
11 243 (26.56%) MS Exchange
12 234 (25.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 225 (24.59%) Hyper-V
14 219 (23.93%) DNS
15 216 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
16 213 (23.28%) Office 365
17 211 (23.06%) TCP/IP
18 210 (22.95%) SQL
19 208 (22.73%) Cisco
20 195 (21.31%) Windows Server 2003
21 189 (20.66%) Linux
22 181 (19.78%) ITIL
23 168 (18.36%) DHCP
24 153 (16.72%) MCSE
25 147 (16.07%) WAN
26 141 (15.41%) LAN
26 141 (15.41%) Exchange Server 2010
27 138 (15.08%) Windows 8
27 138 (15.08%) SAN
28 132 (14.43%) Windows 10

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
1 243 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 141 (15.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 92 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 82 (8.96%) IIS
5 50 (5.46%) SharePoint
6 41 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 36 (3.93%) Skype for Business
8 23 (2.51%) Apache
8 23 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (2.30%) IBM Notes
10 19 (2.08%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 14 (1.53%) CMS
13 13 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
14 12 (1.31%) WebLogic
14 12 (1.31%) WebSphere
15 11 (1.20%) JBoss
16 5 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
17 4 (0.44%) DataSynapse
17 4 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 266 (29.07%) MS Excel
2 128 (13.99%) MS Office
3 6 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.44%) Final Cut Pro
4 4 (0.44%) QuarkXPress
5 3 (0.33%) MS Project
5 3 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.44%) Infor CRM
2 4 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.22%) Maximo
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 213 (23.28%) Office 365
2 107 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.86%) SaaS
5 10 (1.09%) IaaS
6 9 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.22%) G Suite
10 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 268 (29.29%) Firewall
2 219 (23.93%) DNS
3 211 (23.06%) TCP/IP
4 168 (18.36%) DHCP
5 147 (16.07%) WAN
6 141 (15.41%) LAN
7 138 (15.08%) SAN
8 121 (13.22%) VPN
9 74 (8.09%) VoIP
10 67 (7.32%) VLAN
11 38 (4.15%) Wireless
12 35 (3.83%) NAS
13 30 (3.28%) Network Security
14 26 (2.84%) Internet
15 24 (2.62%) Cisco ASA
15 24 (2.62%) SSL
16 22 (2.40%) MPLS
17 17 (1.86%) Wi-Fi
18 16 (1.75%) IP Telephony
19 14 (1.53%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (30.38%) SQL Server
2 109 (11.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (6.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 56 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 37 (4.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 37 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (2.84%) MySQL
8 18 (1.97%) NoSQL
8 18 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (1.53%) Relational Database
10 12 (1.31%) Big Data
10 12 (1.31%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (1.09%) InfluxDB
11 10 (1.09%) OLAP
11 10 (1.09%) OLTP
12 7 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (0.66%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.09%) Visual Studio
3 8 (0.87%) JIRA
4 5 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.55%) WinDbg
5 4 (0.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.44%) Subversion
6 2 (0.22%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.11%) MSI
7 1 (0.11%) webpack
General
1 94 (10.27%) Finance
2 46 (5.03%) German Language
3 31 (3.39%) French Language
4 28 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.51%) Back Office
6 13 (1.42%) Games
6 13 (1.42%) Legal
7 11 (1.20%) Marketing
8 10 (1.09%) Spanish Language
9 8 (0.87%) Portuguese Language
10 7 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.66%) Advertising
11 6 (0.66%) Banking
11 6 (0.66%) Law
12 5 (0.55%) Retail
13 3 (0.33%) Local Government
14 2 (0.22%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.22%) Polish Language
15 1 (0.11%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 250 (27.32%) Support Engineer
2 158 (17.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 156 (17.05%) IT Support
4 146 (15.96%) Analyst
5 117 (12.79%) IT Engineer
6 102 (11.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 89 (9.73%) IT Support Engineer
8 78 (8.52%) Administrator
9 74 (8.09%) Support Analyst
10 70 (7.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 63 (6.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 61 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
13 59 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 59 (6.45%) Security Engineer
14 57 (6.23%) 3rd Line Support
15 56 (6.12%) Desktop Support
16 52 (5.68%) Desktop Engineer
16 52 (5.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 51 (5.57%) Infrastructure Support
18 49 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (4.81%) Web Services
2 25 (2.73%) .NET
3 16 (1.75%) CSS
3 16 (1.75%) HTML
4 13 (1.42%) ZeroMQ
5 11 (1.20%) ASP.NET
6 10 (1.09%) Regular Expression
7 8 (0.87%) COM
8 6 (0.66%) HTML5
8 6 (0.66%) jQuery
9 5 (0.55%) HTML5 Canvas
9 5 (0.55%) REST
9 5 (0.55%) SOAP
9 5 (0.55%) XHTML
10 4 (0.44%) ActiveX
10 4 (0.44%) Silverlight
10 4 (0.44%) WinForms
10 4 (0.44%) X-Windows
11 2 (0.22%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (6.34%) Data Centre
3 36 (3.93%) Clustering
4 30 (3.28%) Driving Licence
5 28 (3.06%) Replication
6 26 (2.84%) Blackberry
7 23 (2.51%) Computer Science
8 16 (1.75%) iPad
9 14 (1.53%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.53%) PKI
10 13 (1.42%) EMC VNX
11 10 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
11 10 (1.09%) iPhone
11 10 (1.09%) Private Cloud
11 10 (1.09%) Virtual Team
12 9 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.87%) Mobile App
13 8 (0.87%) Statistics
14 7 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (0.77%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 915 (100.00%) Windows
2 652 (71.26%) Windows Server
3 603 (65.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 277 (30.27%) Windows 7
5 195 (21.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 189 (20.66%) Linux
7 138 (15.08%) Windows 8
8 132 (14.43%) Windows 10
9 77 (8.42%) Unix
10 63 (6.89%) Windows XP
11 55 (6.01%) Solaris
12 53 (5.79%) Windows 2000
13 42 (4.59%) Mac OS X
14 22 (2.40%) CentOS
15 21 (2.30%) Windows 2000 Server
16 16 (1.75%) Mac OS
17 15 (1.64%) Android
17 15 (1.64%) Ubuntu
18 14 (1.53%) Apple iOS
18 14 (1.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (19.78%) ITIL
2 69 (7.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 66 (7.21%) High Availability
4 60 (6.56%) Mentoring
5 50 (5.46%) Performance Tuning
6 44 (4.81%) Service Delivery
7 43 (4.70%) Service Management
8 41 (4.48%) Risk Management
9 26 (2.84%) Network Monitoring
9 26 (2.84%) Project Management
10 25 (2.73%) Change Management
10 25 (2.73%) Migration
10 25 (2.73%) Network Design
11 23 (2.51%) Performance Monitoring
12 22 (2.40%) Cybersecurity
13 21 (2.30%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (2.30%) Coaching
13 21 (2.30%) Incident Management
13 21 (2.30%) Presales
13 21 (2.30%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 210 (22.95%) SQL
2 89 (9.73%) PowerShell
3 30 (3.28%) C
4 25 (2.73%) VBScript
5 22 (2.40%) Python
6 20 (2.19%) VB
7 18 (1.97%) C#
8 17 (1.86%) Bash Shell
9 16 (1.75%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.09%) C++
10 10 (1.09%) Perl
11 9 (0.98%) JavaScript
11 9 (0.98%) PHP
12 8 (0.87%) Java
12 8 (0.87%) Ruby
13 5 (0.55%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.55%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.44%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.44%) VBA
15 2 (0.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 216 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 153 (16.72%) MCSE
3 103 (11.26%) MCSA
4 92 (10.05%) Cisco Certification
5 84 (9.18%) CCNA
6 60 (6.56%) MCP
7 52 (5.68%) MCITP
8 48 (5.25%) Security Cleared
9 42 (4.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 41 (4.48%) Degree
11 36 (3.93%) CISSP
12 34 (3.72%) CEH
13 33 (3.61%) SC Cleared
14 23 (2.51%) DBS Check
15 18 (1.97%) MCTS
16 17 (1.86%) CCNP
17 16 (1.75%) A+ Certification
17 16 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
18 15 (1.64%) GCIA
19 12 (1.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (9.40%) SLA
2 21 (2.30%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.42%) QA
5 7 (0.77%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) COBIT
7 1 (0.11%) GPG13
7 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.11%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 580 (63.39%) Active Directory
2 234 (25.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 225 (24.59%) Hyper-V
4 92 (10.05%) vSphere
5 43 (4.70%) VMware ESXi
6 36 (3.93%) XenApp
7 30 (3.28%) VMware ESX
8 17 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (1.75%) Terminal Services
10 12 (1.31%) ISA Server
11 11 (1.20%) XenDesktop
12 10 (1.09%) Samba
12 10 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
13 9 (0.98%) BlackBerry Internet Service
13 9 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
14 8 (0.87%) ProxySG
15 6 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (0.66%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
16 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 73 (7.98%) SCCM
2 28 (3.06%) Backup Exec
3 24 (2.62%) SCOM
4 16 (1.75%) Nessus
5 15 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
5 15 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 14 (1.53%) WSUS
7 10 (1.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 8 (0.87%) FortiGate
9 6 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.66%) Puppet
10 5 (0.55%) HP SIM
10 5 (0.55%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.55%) Nmap
10 5 (0.55%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (0.44%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.44%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
11 4 (0.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 511 (55.85%) Microsoft
2 413 (45.14%) VMware
3 208 (22.73%) Cisco
4 109 (11.91%) Citrix
5 91 (9.95%) HP
6 67 (7.32%) CheckPoint
7 66 (7.21%) Juniper
8 60 (6.56%) F5
9 59 (6.45%) Dell
10 58 (6.34%) Palo Alto
11 54 (5.90%) Apple
12 53 (5.79%) Blue Coat
13 45 (4.92%) Crossbeam
13 45 (4.92%) Sourcefire
14 37 (4.04%) Oracle
15 31 (3.39%) Google
16 29 (3.17%) EMC
16 29 (3.17%) NetApp
17 28 (3.06%) Veeam
18 27 (2.95%) SolarWinds
Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Thatcham, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £36k+ benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Westerham, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To 50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Banstead, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Pension, Benef
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Southern Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days, healthcare, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago