The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 6.62% 4.73% 4.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% 9.88% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 7
Average salary £30,000 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £42,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 81 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 14.57% 47.93% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 20
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in St Albans

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 17 (80.95%) VMware
4 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
7 11 (52.38%) Internet
7 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
7 11 (52.38%) LAN
7 11 (52.38%) WAN
8 10 (47.62%) IIS
8 10 (47.62%) MS Office
8 10 (47.62%) Novell
9 7 (33.33%) Intranet
9 7 (33.33%) Telnet
10 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
10 6 (28.57%) SQL
11 5 (23.81%) vSphere
11 5 (23.81%) Cisco
11 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (19.05%) Windows Vista
12 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
12 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (19.05%) Firewall
12 4 (19.05%) Finance
13 3 (14.29%) IVR
13 3 (14.29%) VB

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 10 (47.62%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Office
2 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Internet
1 11 (52.38%) LAN
1 11 (52.38%) WAN
2 7 (33.33%) Intranet
2 7 (33.33%) Telnet
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) Server Support
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) IVR
2 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Vista
5 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) R
4 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
3 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 5 (23.81%) vSphere
5 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
6 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) VMware
3 10 (47.62%) Novell
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) Apple
6 2 (9.52%) McAfee
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago