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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England / South East
Rank 106 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 419 799 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.81% 4.16% 4.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.96% 14.33% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 354 755 870
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,125 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,651 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.71% -

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
4206 5577 6224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.17% 29.01% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3595 4840 5113
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,772 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -16 112 £37,000 -7.50% 12
Surrey -30 105 £35,000 - 13
Hampshire -40 66 £35,000 -4.10% 15
Oxfordshire +24 41 £35,000 +2.94% 4
Kent -11 37 £40,000 +14.28% 4
West Sussex -11 30 £25,750 -14.16% 6
Buckinghamshire +11 16 £41,000 +33.33% 8
East Sussex +2 10 £45,000 +59.29% 3
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 942 (100.00%) Windows
2 664 (70.49%) Windows Server
3 609 (64.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 593 (62.95%) Active Directory
5 531 (56.37%) Microsoft
6 435 (46.18%) VMware
7 299 (31.74%) Windows 7
8 289 (30.68%) MS Exchange
9 285 (30.25%) SQL Server
10 276 (29.30%) Firewall
11 269 (28.56%) MS Excel
12 245 (26.01%) Microsoft Certification
12 245 (26.01%) VMware Infrastructure
13 235 (24.95%) Hyper-V
13 235 (24.95%) TCP/IP
14 232 (24.63%) DNS
15 221 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
16 216 (22.93%) Office 365
17 212 (22.51%) Cisco
18 203 (21.55%) SQL
19 184 (19.53%) ITIL
20 183 (19.43%) Linux
21 177 (18.79%) DHCP
22 173 (18.37%) MCSE
23 163 (17.30%) Exchange Server 2010
24 155 (16.45%) WAN
25 153 (16.24%) Windows 8
26 145 (15.39%) LAN
27 142 (15.07%) Windows 10
28 138 (14.65%) SAN

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
1 289 (30.68%) MS Exchange
2 163 (17.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 108 (11.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 84 (8.92%) IIS
5 60 (6.37%) SharePoint
6 58 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 30 (3.18%) Skype for Business
8 21 (2.23%) Apache
8 21 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (2.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 19 (2.02%) IBM Notes
11 18 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2003
11 18 (1.91%) Tomcat
12 13 (1.38%) JBoss
13 12 (1.27%) CMS
14 11 (1.17%) WebLogic
14 11 (1.17%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
17 4 (0.42%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 269 (28.56%) MS Excel
2 138 (14.65%) MS Office
3 6 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.32%) MS Project
4 3 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 4 (0.42%) Infor CRM
1 4 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.21%) Maximo
2 2 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 216 (22.93%) Office 365
2 98 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.49%) SaaS
5 10 (1.06%) IaaS
6 9 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.21%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 276 (29.30%) Firewall
2 235 (24.95%) TCP/IP
3 232 (24.63%) DNS
4 177 (18.79%) DHCP
5 155 (16.45%) WAN
6 145 (15.39%) LAN
7 138 (14.65%) SAN
8 106 (11.25%) VPN
9 83 (8.81%) VoIP
10 64 (6.79%) VLAN
11 35 (3.72%) NAS
11 35 (3.72%) Wireless
12 30 (3.18%) Network Security
13 29 (3.08%) SSL
14 27 (2.87%) Internet
15 24 (2.55%) MPLS
16 21 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
17 20 (2.12%) IP Telephony
18 18 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
19 14 (1.49%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (30.25%) SQL Server
2 120 (12.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (6.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 61 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 40 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (3.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 28 (2.97%) MySQL
7 28 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (1.70%) NoSQL
10 14 (1.49%) Relational Database
11 11 (1.17%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 10 (1.06%) Big Data
13 9 (0.96%) InfluxDB
13 9 (0.96%) OLAP
13 9 (0.96%) OLTP
14 8 (0.85%) DB2
15 7 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
16 5 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (0.96%) Visual Studio
3 7 (0.74%) JIRA
3 7 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.53%) WinDbg
5 4 (0.42%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.42%) MSI
5 4 (0.42%) Subversion
6 2 (0.21%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.11%) webpack
General
1 104 (11.04%) Finance
2 48 (5.10%) German Language
3 28 (2.97%) French Language
4 26 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.44%) Back Office
6 12 (1.27%) Legal
7 10 (1.06%) Games
7 10 (1.06%) Marketing
8 9 (0.96%) Retail
9 8 (0.85%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.74%) Banking
11 6 (0.64%) Law
12 5 (0.53%) Advertising
12 5 (0.53%) Portuguese Language
12 5 (0.53%) Publishing
12 5 (0.53%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.32%) Local Government
13 3 (0.32%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 265 (28.13%) Support Engineer
2 169 (17.94%) IT Support
3 153 (16.24%) Analyst
4 150 (15.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 124 (13.16%) IT Engineer
6 105 (11.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 93 (9.87%) IT Support Engineer
8 79 (8.39%) Support Analyst
9 78 (8.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 69 (7.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 67 (7.11%) 3rd Line Support
11 67 (7.11%) Administrator
12 64 (6.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 62 (6.58%) Windows Engineer
14 61 (6.48%) Desktop Support
15 55 (5.84%) Security Engineer
16 52 (5.52%) Desktop Engineer
16 52 (5.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 52 (5.52%) IT Analyst
17 51 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (4.03%) Web Services
2 24 (2.55%) .NET
3 17 (1.80%) HTML
4 15 (1.59%) CSS
5 12 (1.27%) ASP.NET
6 10 (1.06%) Regular Expression
6 10 (1.06%) ZeroMQ
7 8 (0.85%) COM
8 6 (0.64%) HTML5
8 6 (0.64%) SOAP
8 6 (0.64%) XML
9 5 (0.53%) HTML5 Canvas
9 5 (0.53%) jQuery
9 5 (0.53%) REST
9 5 (0.53%) XHTML
10 4 (0.42%) SAP Basis
11 3 (0.32%) J2EE
11 3 (0.32%) ODBC
11 3 (0.32%) WCF
12 2 (0.21%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 64 (6.79%) Data Centre
2 62 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.82%) Clustering
4 28 (2.97%) Driving Licence
5 27 (2.87%) Blackberry
6 25 (2.65%) Replication
7 22 (2.34%) Computer Science
8 17 (1.80%) iPad
9 15 (1.59%) iPhone
10 12 (1.27%) PKI
10 12 (1.27%) Statistics
11 11 (1.17%) Cyberthreat
12 10 (1.06%) EMC VNX
12 10 (1.06%) Private Cloud
13 8 (0.85%) Management Information System
13 8 (0.85%) Virtual Team
14 7 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (0.74%) iSeries
14 7 (0.74%) Mainframe
15 6 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 942 (100.00%) Windows
2 664 (70.49%) Windows Server
3 609 (64.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 299 (31.74%) Windows 7
5 221 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 183 (19.43%) Linux
7 153 (16.24%) Windows 8
8 142 (15.07%) Windows 10
9 88 (9.34%) Unix
10 67 (7.11%) Windows XP
11 58 (6.16%) Solaris
12 54 (5.73%) Windows 2000
13 40 (4.25%) Mac OS X
14 20 (2.12%) Apple iOS
15 19 (2.02%) CentOS
15 19 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
16 18 (1.91%) Android
17 13 (1.38%) Windows NT
17 13 (1.38%) Windows Vista
18 12 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (19.53%) ITIL
2 73 (7.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 59 (6.26%) High Availability
4 58 (6.16%) Mentoring
5 56 (5.94%) Service Delivery
6 43 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
7 41 (4.35%) Risk Management
8 38 (4.03%) Service Management
9 30 (3.18%) Network Monitoring
10 27 (2.87%) Project Management
11 26 (2.76%) Migration
12 25 (2.65%) Network Design
13 20 (2.12%) Change Management
14 19 (2.02%) Performance Monitoring
14 19 (2.02%) Root Cause Analysis
15 18 (1.91%) B2B
15 18 (1.91%) Presales
16 17 (1.80%) Coaching
16 17 (1.80%) Kalman Filter
17 16 (1.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 203 (21.55%) SQL
2 94 (9.98%) PowerShell
3 27 (2.87%) VBScript
4 24 (2.55%) C
5 18 (1.91%) T-SQL
6 16 (1.70%) Python
7 15 (1.59%) C#
8 13 (1.38%) Bash Shell
8 13 (1.38%) VB
9 11 (1.17%) Perl
10 10 (1.06%) Java
10 10 (1.06%) JavaScript
11 8 (0.85%) C++
12 6 (0.64%) PHP
13 5 (0.53%) Ruby
14 4 (0.42%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.42%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.42%) VBA
15 3 (0.32%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 245 (26.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 173 (18.37%) MCSE
3 134 (14.23%) MCSA
4 87 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
5 79 (8.39%) CCNA
6 66 (7.01%) MCITP
7 63 (6.69%) MCP
8 53 (5.63%) Security Cleared
9 45 (4.78%) Degree
10 43 (4.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 38 (4.03%) SC Cleared
12 34 (3.61%) CISSP
13 30 (3.18%) CEH
14 22 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
14 22 (2.34%) MCTS
15 19 (2.02%) A+ Certification
15 19 (2.02%) DBS Check
16 18 (1.91%) CCNP
17 13 (1.38%) DV Cleared
18 12 (1.27%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (9.98%) SLA
2 23 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.85%) QA
5 7 (0.74%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.21%) 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
1 593 (62.95%) Active Directory
2 245 (26.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 235 (24.95%) Hyper-V
4 87 (9.24%) vSphere
5 57 (6.05%) VMware ESXi
6 44 (4.67%) XenApp
7 34 (3.61%) VMware ESX
8 18 (1.91%) XenDesktop
9 17 (1.80%) Terminal Services
9 17 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (1.49%) ISA Server
11 12 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
12 11 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (1.06%) Forefront TMG
14 9 (0.96%) Samba
14 9 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
14 9 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
14 9 (0.96%) XenServer
15 8 (0.85%) NFS
15 8 (0.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 78 (8.28%) SCCM
2 34 (3.61%) Backup Exec
3 31 (3.29%) SCOM
4 18 (1.91%) Microsoft Clustering
4 18 (1.91%) Nessus
5 14 (1.49%) WSUS
6 13 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (0.85%) FortiGate
8 7 (0.74%) Nmap
9 6 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 5 (0.53%) HP SIM
10 5 (0.53%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.53%) Puppet
10 5 (0.53%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.42%) Nagios
11 4 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.42%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.42%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
11 4 (0.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 531 (56.37%) Microsoft
2 435 (46.18%) VMware
3 212 (22.51%) Cisco
4 134 (14.23%) Citrix
5 106 (11.25%) HP
6 74 (7.86%) CheckPoint
7 72 (7.64%) Juniper
8 63 (6.69%) Palo Alto
9 62 (6.58%) Dell
10 61 (6.48%) F5
11 55 (5.84%) Blue Coat
12 53 (5.63%) Apple
13 47 (4.99%) Crossbeam
13 47 (4.99%) Sourcefire
14 35 (3.72%) Oracle
15 29 (3.08%) Google
15 29 (3.08%) Veeam
16 26 (2.76%) Avaya
16 26 (2.76%) NetApp
16 26 (2.76%) SolarWinds
Crawley, West Sussex
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £36500 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £2300 - £20000 per annum + Paid for certs, bonus etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Elliot
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, private healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Stott & May
Salary: £34000 - £36500 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: From £24,343 to £35,078 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liss, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: From £38,490 to £43,320 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashtead, Surrey
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Bonus & Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum plus excellent benefit package and holiday all
Posted: 6 days ago