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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 6.21% 5.63% 4.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.71% 11.84% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 8
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £42,500 £40,000
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
28 76 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 17.39% 47.50% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
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 30 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 15 (78.95%) VMware
4 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (68.42%) Hyper-V
5 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (57.89%) Internet
7 10 (52.63%) Novell
7 10 (52.63%) MS Office
7 10 (52.63%) LAN
7 10 (52.63%) WAN
8 9 (47.37%) IIS
8 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
9 7 (36.84%) Intranet
9 7 (36.84%) Telnet
10 6 (31.58%) SQL
11 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
11 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (21.05%) vSphere
12 4 (21.05%) Cisco
12 4 (21.05%) Finance
12 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (15.79%) Firewall
13 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
13 3 (15.79%) IVR
13 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
13 3 (15.79%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 9 (47.37%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Internet
2 10 (52.63%) LAN
2 10 (52.63%) WAN
3 7 (36.84%) Intranet
3 7 (36.84%) Telnet
4 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) VoIP
6 1 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Server Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) IVR
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) R
3 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (68.42%) Hyper-V
3 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
4 4 (21.05%) vSphere
5 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
5 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.26%) XenApp
6 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (78.95%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) Novell
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) Apple
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) McAfee
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago