The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 45 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.90% 4.73% 5.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 22.58% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 7
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £32,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 31 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 26.58% 20.95% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 37
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in St Albans

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (46.15%) Fat Client
4 6 (46.15%) Capacity Management
4 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
4 6 (46.15%) VLAN
4 6 (46.15%) Thin Client
4 6 (46.15%) Terminal Services
4 6 (46.15%) CCNA
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 6 (46.15%) MCP
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 4 (30.77%) vSphere
6 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (30.77%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VLAN
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Thin Client
1 6 (46.15%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
1 6 (46.15%) Capacity Management
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCP
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Terminal Services
4 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
5 4 (30.77%) vSphere
6 1 (7.69%) XenApp
6 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Novell
6 1 (7.69%) Apple
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deloitte
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago