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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 69 63 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 769 913 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.98% 4.22% 4.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.02% 14.58% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 676 778 840
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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
5906 6263 6410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.59% 28.94% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5139 5254 5384
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 2 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 2 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 +24 228 £40,000 +19.40% 14
Hampshire -17 180 £33,000 -17.50% 16
Berkshire -12 162 £37,500 - 20
Kent +14 58 £35,000 +16.66% 3
West Sussex -24 54 £40,000 +33.27% 6
Oxfordshire -11 33 £31,500 -10.00% 5
Buckinghamshire -18 30 £30,000 -14.28% 3
East Sussex +19 20 £37,500 +41.50%
Sussex +6 1 £75,000 -
Middlesex +4 1 £52,500 +54.41%
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 2 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 1569 (100.00%) Windows
2 1181 (75.27%) Windows Server
3 986 (62.84%) Active Directory
4 983 (62.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 947 (60.36%) Microsoft
6 789 (50.29%) VMware
7 582 (37.09%) MS Exchange
8 527 (33.59%) Firewall
9 488 (31.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 460 (29.32%) MS Excel
11 431 (27.47%) Exchange Server 2010
12 408 (26.00%) Hyper-V
13 406 (25.88%) DNS
14 378 (24.09%) SQL Server
15 377 (24.03%) ITIL
16 375 (23.90%) Windows 7
17 372 (23.71%) Cisco
18 369 (23.52%) VMware Infrastructure
19 343 (21.86%) Linux
20 314 (20.01%) SAN
21 307 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2013
22 304 (19.38%) SQL
23 301 (19.18%) DHCP
24 290 (18.48%) Citrix
25 257 (16.38%) Office 365
26 254 (16.19%) TCP/IP
27 252 (16.06%) Windows 8
28 251 (16.00%) SCCM
29 238 (15.17%) Microsoft Certification
30 230 (14.66%) HP

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
1 582 (37.09%) MS Exchange
2 431 (27.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 307 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 228 (14.53%) IIS
5 168 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 122 (7.78%) SharePoint
7 104 (6.63%) Skype for Business
8 44 (2.80%) Apache
8 44 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
9 43 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 34 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
11 25 (1.59%) CMS
12 23 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 19 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
14 18 (1.15%) Tomcat
15 13 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (0.76%) JBoss
17 9 (0.57%) WebLogic
17 9 (0.57%) WebSphere
18 8 (0.51%) nginx
Applications
1 460 (29.32%) MS Excel
2 195 (12.43%) MS Office
3 14 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.19%) MS Project
7 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.064%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 23 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.13%) assyst
6 2 (0.13%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 257 (16.38%) Office 365
2 102 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (1.53%) SaaS
4 23 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.64%) Google Apps
6 9 (0.57%) Google Tag Manager
7 7 (0.45%) PaaS
8 5 (0.32%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.32%) IaaS
9 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 527 (33.59%) Firewall
2 406 (25.88%) DNS
3 314 (20.01%) SAN
4 301 (19.18%) DHCP
5 254 (16.19%) TCP/IP
6 206 (13.13%) WAN
7 200 (12.75%) LAN
8 189 (12.05%) VPN
9 94 (5.99%) VLAN
10 88 (5.61%) VoIP
11 62 (3.95%) Wireless
12 54 (3.44%) iSCSI
13 48 (3.06%) NAS
14 47 (3.00%) Internet
15 39 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
16 38 (2.42%) Network Security
17 31 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
18 30 (1.91%) SSL
19 29 (1.85%) 3G
19 29 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (24.09%) SQL Server
2 120 (7.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 98 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 71 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 47 (3.00%) MySQL
6 25 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
7 23 (1.47%) Oracle Database
8 18 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (0.70%) Relational Database
10 10 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.25%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.19%) PowerPivot
16 2 (0.13%) Big Data
16 2 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 22 (1.40%) JIRA
2 21 (1.34%) Visual Studio
3 19 (1.21%) Subversion
4 9 (0.57%) Vagrant
5 6 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.13%) NUnit
6 2 (0.13%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.13%) StyleCop
6 2 (0.13%) Xcode
7 1 (0.064%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.064%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.064%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.064%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.064%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.064%) Selenium
7 1 (0.064%) TeamCity
General
1 98 (6.25%) Finance
2 48 (3.06%) German Language
3 33 (2.10%) Retail
3 33 (2.10%) Telecoms
4 27 (1.72%) French Language
5 19 (1.21%) Legal
5 19 (1.21%) Manufacturing
5 19 (1.21%) Marketing
6 13 (0.83%) Electronics
7 11 (0.70%) Advertising
8 8 (0.51%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.32%) Back Office
10 4 (0.25%) Law
10 4 (0.25%) Local Government
10 4 (0.25%) Military
11 3 (0.19%) Games
11 3 (0.19%) Publishing
12 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.13%) Banking
12 2 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 362 (23.07%) Support Engineer
2 298 (18.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 269 (17.14%) Analyst
4 236 (15.04%) IT Support
5 208 (13.26%) IT Engineer
6 204 (13.00%) Support Analyst
7 152 (9.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 150 (9.56%) 2nd Line Support
9 136 (8.67%) 3rd Line Support
10 133 (8.48%) IT Support Engineer
11 122 (7.78%) Infrastructure Support
12 116 (7.39%) Administrator
13 108 (6.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 101 (6.44%) IT Analyst
15 97 (6.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 94 (5.99%) Systems Administrator
17 89 (5.67%) Windows Engineer
18 88 (5.61%) IT Support Analyst
19 80 (5.10%) Technical Support
19 80 (5.10%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (7.33%) .NET
2 72 (4.59%) HTML
3 62 (3.95%) CSS
4 55 (3.51%) Web Services
5 52 (3.31%) ASP.NET
6 45 (2.87%) XML
7 42 (2.68%) WCF
8 34 (2.17%) .NET Framework
8 34 (2.17%) jQuery
9 32 (2.04%) SOAP
10 20 (1.27%) Ajax
10 20 (1.27%) LAMP
11 17 (1.08%) CodeIgniter
12 14 (0.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (0.76%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 11 (0.70%) CSS3
14 11 (0.70%) J2EE
14 11 (0.70%) WPF
14 11 (0.70%) XSLT
14 11 (0.70%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 190 (12.11%) Data Centre
2 127 (8.09%) Clustering
3 81 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (3.25%) Driving Licence
5 48 (3.06%) Blackberry
6 44 (2.80%) Replication
7 31 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 27 (1.72%) HP Storage
9 23 (1.47%) Fat Client
9 23 (1.47%) Thin Client
10 19 (1.21%) EqualLogic
11 16 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
12 15 (0.96%) Management Information System
12 15 (0.96%) PKI
12 15 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
13 14 (0.89%) iPhone
14 13 (0.83%) iPad
15 11 (0.70%) NHS
15 11 (0.70%) Private Cloud
15 11 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1569 (100.00%) Windows
2 1181 (75.27%) Windows Server
3 983 (62.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 488 (31.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 375 (23.90%) Windows 7
6 343 (21.86%) Linux
7 252 (16.06%) Windows 8
8 148 (9.43%) Windows 10
9 129 (8.22%) Windows XP
10 117 (7.46%) Unix
11 96 (6.12%) Solaris
12 82 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 59 (3.76%) Windows 2000
14 41 (2.61%) Windows Vista
15 34 (2.17%) Debian
16 33 (2.10%) Windows 2000 Server
17 30 (1.91%) Android
18 26 (1.66%) CentOS
19 24 (1.53%) Mac OS X
20 23 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (24.03%) ITIL
2 78 (4.97%) Migration
3 70 (4.46%) Service Delivery
4 58 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 57 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 55 (3.51%) Capacity Management
6 55 (3.51%) Information Security
7 51 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (2.61%) Project Management
9 39 (2.49%) Risk Management
10 38 (2.42%) Root Cause Analysis
10 38 (2.42%) Web Development
11 35 (2.23%) Coaching
12 33 (2.10%) ERP
12 33 (2.10%) High Availability
12 33 (2.10%) Network Design
12 33 (2.10%) Performance Monitoring
12 33 (2.10%) Problem Management
13 31 (1.98%) Presales
14 29 (1.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 304 (19.38%) SQL
2 124 (7.90%) PowerShell
3 91 (5.80%) C#
4 70 (4.46%) JavaScript
5 54 (3.44%) VBScript
6 34 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 25 (1.59%) Java
8 23 (1.47%) PHP
9 17 (1.08%) VB
10 13 (0.83%) C
11 9 (0.57%) Bash Shell
11 9 (0.57%) C++
12 8 (0.51%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.38%) Perl
14 4 (0.25%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.25%) VB6
15 3 (0.19%) Python
16 1 (0.064%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.064%) VC++
Qualifications
1 238 (15.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 152 (9.69%) Cisco Certification
3 142 (9.05%) MCSE
4 141 (8.99%) CCNA
5 119 (7.58%) Security Cleared
6 106 (6.76%) MCSA
7 95 (6.05%) MCITP
8 80 (5.10%) MCP
9 77 (4.91%) SC Cleared
10 71 (4.53%) Degree
11 65 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 38 (2.42%) CCNP
13 28 (1.78%) A+ Certification
14 20 (1.27%) DV Cleared
15 17 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (1.02%) VCP5
17 15 (0.96%) CISSP
18 12 (0.76%) MCTS
19 11 (0.70%) CCDA
19 11 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (13.38%) SLA
2 19 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.45%) QA
6 5 (0.32%) RMADS
7 2 (0.13%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.064%) DICOM
8 1 (0.064%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 986 (62.84%) Active Directory
2 408 (26.00%) Hyper-V
3 369 (23.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 141 (8.99%) vSphere
5 112 (7.14%) XenApp
6 109 (6.95%) VMware ESXi
7 81 (5.16%) VMware ESX
8 41 (2.61%) XenDesktop
9 40 (2.55%) Terminal Services
10 27 (1.72%) XenServer
11 21 (1.34%) DFS Replication
12 18 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
13 13 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
13 13 (0.83%) ISA Server
13 13 (0.83%) Terminal Server
14 12 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
14 12 (0.76%) Xen
15 9 (0.57%) Docker
15 9 (0.57%) Firmware
15 9 (0.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 251 (16.00%) SCCM
2 136 (8.67%) SCOM
3 113 (7.20%) Backup Exec
4 85 (5.42%) WSUS
5 48 (3.06%) NetBackup
6 47 (3.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 39 (2.49%) SCVMM
8 38 (2.42%) HP Data Protector
9 33 (2.10%) SCSM
10 32 (2.04%) HP SIM
11 30 (1.91%) Nagios
12 28 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
12 28 (1.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 24 (1.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 19 (1.21%) SCOrch
15 18 (1.15%) Puppet
16 16 (1.02%) Simpana
17 15 (0.96%) EdgeSight
17 15 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
18 11 (0.70%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 947 (60.36%) Microsoft
2 789 (50.29%) VMware
3 372 (23.71%) Cisco
4 290 (18.48%) Citrix
5 230 (14.66%) HP
6 141 (8.99%) Dell
7 122 (7.78%) Symantec
8 89 (5.67%) Juniper
9 86 (5.48%) Veeam
10 81 (5.16%) CheckPoint
11 78 (4.97%) EMC
12 72 (4.59%) Red Hat
13 71 (4.53%) Oracle
14 66 (4.21%) F5
15 57 (3.63%) NetApp
15 57 (3.63%) Palo Alto
16 48 (3.06%) 3PAR
17 45 (2.87%) IBM
17 45 (2.87%) SolarWinds
18 42 (2.68%) Blue Coat
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Eurobase People
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum and Fantastic Benefits, inc. Healthc
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Adeptis Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 18 days ago