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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 45 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.05% 5.81% 2.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.16% 23.68% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 5
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +18.81%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
76 38 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 38.38% 24.52% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 72 30 41
Average salary £42,000 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 May 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 May 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (83.33%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) SAN
5 6 (50.00%) CCNA
5 6 (50.00%) MCP
5 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (50.00%) VLAN
5 6 (50.00%) Thin Client
5 6 (50.00%) Terminal Services
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (50.00%) Capacity Management
5 6 (50.00%) Fat Client
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco
7 4 (33.33%) HP
7 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 4 (33.33%) Migration
7 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (91.67%) MS Exchange
1 11 (91.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CCNA
1 6 (50.00%) MCP
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (33.33%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Novell
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
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