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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 45 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.13% - 21.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.38% - 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 17
Average salary £47,500 - £32,500
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
47 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 33.33% 28.28% 34.44%
Number of salaries quoted 41 37 28
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
5 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (40.00%) VLAN
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) MCP
6 3 (30.00%) MCSE
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (20.00%) Lync
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) IT Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Apple
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
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