The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 51 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 34 54 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.47% 6.01% 5.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.99% 18.75% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34 49 48
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
243 288 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.93% 32.04% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 236 254 304
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Southampton region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Southampton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 60 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 55 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (78.46%) MS Exchange
5 50 (76.92%) VMware
5 50 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 47 (72.31%) MS Excel
6 47 (72.31%) SAN
7 46 (70.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 45 (69.23%) Active Directory
9 28 (43.08%) Linux
10 27 (41.54%) Solaris
10 27 (41.54%) EMC
11 22 (33.85%) Citrix
12 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (16.92%) DHCP
13 11 (16.92%) DNS
13 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
14 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (13.85%) Azure Active Directory
14 9 (13.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 7 (10.77%) Migration
15 7 (10.77%) VBScript
15 7 (10.77%) Capacity Management
15 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
16 6 (9.23%) Windows 8
17 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
17 5 (7.69%) CA
17 5 (7.69%) ITIL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 51 (78.46%) MS Exchange
2 50 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (70.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.62%) IIS
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (72.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Azure Active Directory
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (72.31%) SAN
2 11 (16.92%) DHCP
2 11 (16.92%) DNS
3 3 (4.62%) Intranet
4 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 27 (41.54%) IT Engineer
1 27 (41.54%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (24.62%) Consultant
2 16 (24.62%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 9 (13.85%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (9.23%) Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Active Directory Specialist
6 4 (6.15%) Messaging Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) SharePoint Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (1.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.54%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 3 (4.62%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (1.54%) Clustering
2 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 55 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (43.08%) Linux
5 27 (41.54%) Solaris
6 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
8 6 (9.23%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.15%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.77%) Capacity Management
1 7 (10.77%) Migration
2 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 5 (7.69%) ITIL
3 4 (6.15%) Performance Management
4 3 (4.62%) Workflow
4 3 (4.62%) Workflow Development
5 2 (3.08%) Fault Management
5 2 (3.08%) Patch Management
5 2 (3.08%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.08%) Time Management
6 1 (1.54%) Logistics
6 1 (1.54%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.54%) Server Building
6 1 (1.54%) Server Hardening
6 1 (1.54%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) vSphere
2 3 (4.62%) XenApp
2 3 (4.62%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (4.62%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.62%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 60 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 50 (76.92%) VMware
3 27 (41.54%) EMC
4 22 (33.85%) Citrix
5 5 (7.69%) CA
5 5 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
5 5 (7.69%) Infoblox
6 4 (6.15%) Sophos
7 3 (4.62%) Adobe
7 3 (4.62%) IBM
7 3 (4.62%) Kofax
7 3 (4.62%) Nintex
8 2 (3.08%) HP
9 1 (1.54%) Dell
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and 36 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago