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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 72 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 659 956 1125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.57% 4.56% 4.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.06% 15.66% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 556 830 906
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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
5465 6105 6371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.64% 29.14% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4762 5191 5309
Median salary £41,346 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.36% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +15 168 £40,000 +5.26% 14
Surrey -15 140 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Hampshire -30 140 £35,000 -1.40% 21
West Sussex -29 63 £41,750 -1.76% 3
Kent +23 49 £29,000 -22.66% 3
Oxfordshire -28 37 £31,500 -17.64% 2
Buckinghamshire -31 28 £25,000 -21.87% 5
East Sussex +19 27 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Middlesex 0 4 £30,500 -12.85% 2
Sussex +7 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 23 July 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 1442 (100.00%) Windows
2 1063 (73.72%) Windows Server
3 903 (62.62%) Active Directory
4 870 (60.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 858 (59.50%) Microsoft
6 731 (50.69%) VMware
7 469 (32.52%) MS Exchange
8 411 (28.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 405 (28.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 397 (27.53%) Firewall
11 387 (26.84%) Windows 7
12 362 (25.10%) Hyper-V
13 359 (24.90%) DNS
14 345 (23.93%) MS Excel
15 338 (23.44%) SQL Server
16 322 (22.33%) ITIL
17 318 (22.05%) Exchange Server 2010
18 302 (20.94%) Cisco
19 287 (19.90%) DHCP
20 286 (19.83%) SQL
21 284 (19.69%) Linux
22 268 (18.59%) Citrix
23 253 (17.55%) SAN
24 249 (17.27%) Office 365
25 243 (16.85%) SCCM
25 243 (16.85%) HP
26 226 (15.67%) Microsoft Certification
27 221 (15.33%) TCP/IP
28 219 (15.19%) Windows 8
29 204 (14.15%) Exchange Server 2013

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
1 469 (32.52%) MS Exchange
2 318 (22.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 204 (14.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 188 (13.04%) IIS
5 123 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 106 (7.35%) SharePoint
7 93 (6.45%) Skype for Business
8 35 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 34 (2.36%) Apache
10 32 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 24 (1.66%) nginx
12 22 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
13 20 (1.39%) Tomcat
14 19 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
15 14 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 14 (0.97%) JBoss
16 11 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
17 10 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.69%) CMS
18 9 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 345 (23.93%) MS Excel
2 203 (14.08%) MS Office
3 15 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.21%) MS Project
5 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
5 5 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.069%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.069%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 249 (17.27%) Office 365
2 89 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (1.46%) SaaS
5 15 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.62%) Google Apps
7 4 (0.28%) IaaS
8 2 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.069%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.069%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 397 (27.53%) Firewall
2 359 (24.90%) DNS
3 287 (19.90%) DHCP
4 253 (17.55%) SAN
5 221 (15.33%) TCP/IP
6 158 (10.96%) WAN
7 157 (10.89%) LAN
8 139 (9.64%) VPN
9 79 (5.48%) VoIP
10 62 (4.30%) VLAN
11 52 (3.61%) Internet
12 49 (3.40%) Wireless
13 48 (3.33%) NAS
14 42 (2.91%) Network Security
15 40 (2.77%) NetScaler
16 33 (2.29%) Remote Desktop
16 33 (2.29%) Skype
17 28 (1.94%) SSL
18 27 (1.87%) iSCSI
19 24 (1.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 118 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 74 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 71 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 29 (2.01%) MySQL
6 27 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 24 (1.66%) Oracle Database
8 19 (1.32%) Big Data
9 17 (1.18%) NoSQL
10 14 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (0.55%) DB2
13 7 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.28%) Relational Database
15 3 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.21%) PowerPivot
16 2 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (1.53%) JIRA
2 15 (1.04%) MSI
3 13 (0.90%) Visual Studio
4 11 (0.76%) Subversion
5 7 (0.49%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.14%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.14%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.14%) NUnit
6 2 (0.14%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.14%) StyleCop
6 2 (0.14%) Xcode
7 1 (0.069%) Git (software)
General
1 125 (8.67%) Finance
2 42 (2.91%) German Language
3 39 (2.70%) Retail
3 39 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 27 (1.87%) French Language
5 22 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 20 (1.39%) Back Office
6 20 (1.39%) Legal
6 20 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 19 (1.32%) Banking
7 19 (1.32%) Games
8 16 (1.11%) Publishing
9 15 (1.04%) Electronics
10 14 (0.97%) Advertising
10 14 (0.97%) Online Betting
11 12 (0.83%) Marketing
12 7 (0.49%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.42%) Local Government
14 4 (0.28%) Military
15 2 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 334 (23.16%) Support Engineer
2 280 (19.42%) Analyst
3 279 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 223 (15.46%) IT Support
5 189 (13.11%) Support Analyst
6 183 (12.69%) IT Engineer
7 138 (9.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 129 (8.95%) Infrastructure Support
9 120 (8.32%) IT Support Engineer
10 118 (8.18%) Administrator
11 112 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
12 110 (7.63%) IT Analyst
13 109 (7.56%) 2nd Line Support
14 95 (6.59%) Server Engineer
15 93 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
16 91 (6.31%) IT Support Analyst
17 85 (5.89%) Desktop Support
18 82 (5.69%) Windows Engineer
19 75 (5.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 73 (5.06%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (5.55%) .NET
2 48 (3.33%) XML
3 46 (3.19%) CSS
3 46 (3.19%) HTML
4 44 (3.05%) Web Services
5 41 (2.84%) WCF
6 33 (2.29%) ASP.NET
7 32 (2.22%) SOAP
8 21 (1.46%) .NET Framework
9 14 (0.97%) J2EE
9 14 (0.97%) jQuery
9 14 (0.97%) ZeroMQ
10 12 (0.83%) Regular Expression
11 10 (0.69%) Ajax
11 10 (0.69%) LAMP
11 10 (0.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 9 (0.62%) CodeIgniter
12 9 (0.62%) COM
13 8 (0.55%) SAP Basis
13 8 (0.55%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 170 (11.79%) Data Centre
2 107 (7.42%) Clustering
3 62 (4.30%) Driving Licence
4 44 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (2.57%) Replication
6 30 (2.08%) Blackberry
7 29 (2.01%) Fat Client
7 29 (2.01%) Thin Client
8 25 (1.73%) HP Storage
9 19 (1.32%) iPad
10 18 (1.25%) Management Information System
11 17 (1.18%) PKI
12 16 (1.11%) Computer Science
12 16 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
13 13 (0.90%) Smartphone
14 12 (0.83%) Statistics
15 11 (0.76%) CESG
16 10 (0.69%) Cybercrime
16 10 (0.69%) iPhone
17 7 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1442 (100.00%) Windows
2 1063 (73.72%) Windows Server
3 870 (60.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 405 (28.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 387 (26.84%) Windows 7
6 284 (19.69%) Linux
7 219 (15.19%) Windows 8
8 149 (10.33%) Windows 10
9 109 (7.56%) Unix
10 82 (5.69%) Windows XP
11 70 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 68 (4.72%) Solaris
13 52 (3.61%) CentOS
14 48 (3.33%) Windows 2000
15 39 (2.70%) Windows Vista
16 32 (2.22%) Apple iOS
17 31 (2.15%) Android
18 21 (1.46%) Debian
19 19 (1.32%) Ubuntu
19 19 (1.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (22.33%) ITIL
2 62 (4.30%) Service Delivery
3 61 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 61 (4.23%) Virtual Environments
4 59 (4.09%) Migration
5 55 (3.81%) Mentoring
6 44 (3.05%) Capacity Management
7 40 (2.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 39 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 38 (2.64%) Server Building
10 35 (2.43%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (2.36%) Network Design
12 33 (2.29%) Presales
13 32 (2.22%) Analytics
13 32 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (2.15%) Change Management
14 31 (2.15%) Infrastructure Management
14 31 (2.15%) Problem Management
14 31 (2.15%) Project Management
15 29 (2.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 286 (19.83%) SQL
2 172 (11.93%) PowerShell
3 61 (4.23%) C#
4 46 (3.19%) VBScript
5 39 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 38 (2.64%) T-SQL
7 27 (1.87%) Java
8 20 (1.39%) VB
9 19 (1.32%) Bash Shell
10 18 (1.25%) Python
11 17 (1.18%) C
12 14 (0.97%) PHP
13 13 (0.90%) Perl
14 4 (0.28%) C++
15 3 (0.21%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.21%) VB6
16 2 (0.14%) VBA
17 1 (0.069%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 226 (15.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 154 (10.68%) Security Cleared
3 143 (9.92%) MCSE
4 134 (9.29%) Cisco Certification
5 123 (8.53%) CCNA
6 113 (7.84%) MCSA
7 109 (7.56%) SC Cleared
8 84 (5.83%) MCP
9 72 (4.99%) Degree
10 70 (4.85%) MCITP
11 54 (3.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 39 (2.70%) DV Cleared
13 32 (2.22%) CCNP
14 27 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
15 21 (1.46%) DBS Check
16 20 (1.39%) CISSP
17 17 (1.18%) MCTS
18 12 (0.83%) A+ Certification
19 10 (0.69%) CCA
19 10 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (11.51%) SLA
2 35 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.62%) QA
5 5 (0.35%) RMADS
6 3 (0.21%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.14%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.14%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.069%) COBIT
8 1 (0.069%) HL7
8 1 (0.069%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 903 (62.62%) Active Directory
2 411 (28.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 362 (25.10%) Hyper-V
4 140 (9.71%) vSphere
5 126 (8.74%) XenApp
6 98 (6.80%) VMware ESXi
7 56 (3.88%) VMware ESX
8 38 (2.64%) Virtual Machines
9 37 (2.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 37 (2.57%) XenDesktop
10 34 (2.36%) XenServer
11 32 (2.22%) Terminal Services
12 21 (1.46%) DFS Replication
13 19 (1.32%) Terminal Server
14 17 (1.18%) Firmware
14 17 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
15 15 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
16 11 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
16 11 (0.76%) Squid
17 9 (0.62%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 243 (16.85%) SCCM
2 102 (7.07%) SCOM
3 95 (6.59%) WSUS
4 93 (6.45%) Backup Exec
5 49 (3.40%) NetBackup
6 47 (3.26%) SCVMM
7 45 (3.12%) Microsoft Clustering
8 40 (2.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 35 (2.43%) HP Data Protector
10 34 (2.36%) Norton AntiVirus
11 26 (1.80%) HP SIM
11 26 (1.80%) SCSM
12 23 (1.60%) Nagios
13 22 (1.53%) Failover Clustering
14 21 (1.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 18 (1.25%) Puppet
16 17 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 15 (1.04%) SCDPM
18 14 (0.97%) EdgeSight
18 14 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 858 (59.50%) Microsoft
2 731 (50.69%) VMware
3 302 (20.94%) Cisco
4 268 (18.59%) Citrix
5 243 (16.85%) HP
6 110 (7.63%) Dell
7 107 (7.42%) Symantec
8 98 (6.80%) Veeam
9 80 (5.55%) Red Hat
10 64 (4.44%) Juniper
11 63 (4.37%) EMC
11 63 (4.37%) Oracle
12 62 (4.30%) CheckPoint
13 61 (4.23%) NetApp
14 59 (4.09%) F5
15 54 (3.74%) IBM
16 51 (3.54%) Palo Alto
17 48 (3.33%) Apple
18 40 (2.77%) 3PAR
19 36 (2.50%) SonicWALL
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 per annum
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