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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 56 28 12
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 32 62 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.40% 8.91% 13.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.19% 24.41% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 50 107
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,750 £40,325
UK excluding London median 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
286 254 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.34% 36.49% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 276 229 330
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +13.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 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 24 August 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (81.91%) Windows Server
3 76 (80.85%) Active Directory
4 74 (78.72%) Microsoft
5 52 (55.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (51.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (47.87%) MS Exchange
8 39 (41.49%) Exchange Server 2010
9 38 (40.43%) VMware
10 32 (34.04%) MS Excel
11 29 (30.85%) PowerShell
12 27 (28.72%) IIS
13 24 (25.53%) DNS
14 22 (23.40%) DHCP
14 22 (23.40%) Citrix
15 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (19.15%) VPN
17 17 (18.09%) SharePoint
17 17 (18.09%) Retail
18 16 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
18 16 (17.02%) WAN
19 15 (15.96%) LAN
19 15 (15.96%) Failover Clustering
20 14 (14.89%) Barracuda Networks
20 14 (14.89%) F5
20 14 (14.89%) Network Architecture
20 14 (14.89%) Stonesoft
20 14 (14.89%) Data Centre
20 14 (14.89%) VoIP
20 14 (14.89%) Cisco

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 45 (47.87%) MS Exchange
2 39 (41.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (28.72%) IIS
4 17 (18.09%) SharePoint
5 12 (12.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (12.77%) Skype for Business
6 10 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (6.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.53%) DNS
2 22 (23.40%) DHCP
3 18 (19.15%) VPN
4 16 (17.02%) WAN
5 15 (15.96%) LAN
6 14 (14.89%) Firewall
6 14 (14.89%) VoIP
7 12 (12.77%) NetScaler
7 12 (12.77%) Network Security
8 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP
9 10 (10.64%) SSL
10 9 (9.57%) SAN
11 4 (4.26%) Intranet
12 3 (3.19%) BGP
12 3 (3.19%) Internet
13 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (2.13%) Wireless
14 1 (1.06%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (18.09%) Retail
2 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (35.11%) Support Engineer
2 24 (25.53%) IT Engineer
3 18 (19.15%) Analyst
4 16 (17.02%) Administrator
4 16 (17.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (14.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 14 (14.89%) Network Engineer
5 14 (14.89%) Support Analyst
5 14 (14.89%) Windows Engineer
6 13 (13.83%) Network Security Engineer
6 13 (13.83%) Security Engineer
7 12 (12.77%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (12.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 12 (12.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (12.77%) Citrix Engineer
7 12 (12.77%) Citrix Support
7 12 (12.77%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 12 (12.77%) IT Security Engineer
7 12 (12.77%) Lync Engineer
7 12 (12.77%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) COM
2 4 (4.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.77%) Clustering
2 12 (12.77%) Fat Client
2 12 (12.77%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.06%) Handset
4 1 (1.06%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (81.91%) Windows Server
3 52 (55.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (51.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (10.64%) Android
5 10 (10.64%) Apple iOS
5 10 (10.64%) Windows Mobile
5 10 (10.64%) Windows Phone
6 9 (9.57%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.57%) Windows 8
6 9 (9.57%) Windows XP
7 8 (8.51%) Linux
8 6 (6.38%) Windows Vista
9 5 (5.32%) Solaris
10 4 (4.26%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.19%) FreeBSD
12 2 (2.13%) CentOS
12 2 (2.13%) Debian
12 2 (2.13%) Fedora
12 2 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.89%) Network Architecture
2 12 (12.77%) Analytics
2 12 (12.77%) Change Management
2 12 (12.77%) Data Analytics
2 12 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (12.77%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 8 (8.51%) ITIL
4 6 (6.38%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (3.19%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.19%) High Availability
6 3 (3.19%) Open Source
6 3 (3.19%) Performance Management
6 3 (3.19%) Time Management
7 2 (2.13%) Network Design
7 2 (2.13%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.06%) Business Development
8 1 (1.06%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.06%) Logistics
8 1 (1.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.85%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.51%) VBScript
3 6 (6.38%) SQL
4 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.19%) Perl
4 3 (3.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) SC Cleared
1 12 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.70%) Degree
3 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.32%) CCNP
4 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.26%) CCNA
6 2 (2.13%) CCIE
6 2 (2.13%) CISSP
7 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (80.85%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.77%) XenApp
4 3 (3.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (15.96%) Failover Clustering
2 12 (12.77%) DatAdvantage
2 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Clustering
2 12 (12.77%) SCOM
3 8 (8.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (3.19%) Kibana
4 3 (3.19%) logstash
5 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.06%) Puppet
5 1 (1.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (78.72%) Microsoft
2 38 (40.43%) VMware
3 22 (23.40%) Citrix
4 14 (14.89%) Barracuda Networks
4 14 (14.89%) CA
4 14 (14.89%) Cisco
4 14 (14.89%) F5
4 14 (14.89%) Stonesoft
5 12 (12.77%) Varonis
5 12 (12.77%) Wyse
6 10 (10.64%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (5.32%) EMC
7 5 (5.32%) Kofax
8 4 (4.26%) Cyber-Ark
8 4 (4.26%) Dell
8 4 (4.26%) Infoblox
9 3 (3.19%) Sophos
10 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.06%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.06%) Symantec
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