The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 3 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 19.44% 7.36% 6.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.40% 21.05% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 11
Average salary £23,250 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £20,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,300 £38,500
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 Stevenage region.

Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
57 57 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 31.67% 34.97% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 48 42 48
Average salary £28,500 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.06% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £17,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Stevenage

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (85.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (53.70%) MS Office
4 24 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 24 (44.44%) VMware
5 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
5 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 17 (31.48%) Cisco
8 17 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (31.48%) Windows Vista
9 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (27.78%) Windows 7
11 14 (25.93%) Windows XP
12 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
12 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (22.22%) Citrix
13 12 (22.22%) Windows 8
14 11 (20.37%) Apple
15 10 (18.52%) SC Cleared
15 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
16 9 (16.67%) XenApp
16 9 (16.67%) XenDesktop
16 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
16 9 (16.67%) AppSense
16 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
16 9 (16.67%) Finance
16 9 (16.67%) Retail

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 17 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.56%) Lync
6 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (53.70%) MS Office
2 24 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.11%) Wireless
2 6 (11.11%) VoIP
3 5 (9.26%) Firewall
4 4 (7.41%) VPLS
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (7.41%) BGP
4 4 (7.41%) MPLS
4 4 (7.41%) OSPF
4 4 (7.41%) VPN
5 2 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (1.85%) LDAP
6 1 (1.85%) DNS
6 1 (1.85%) ISDN
6 1 (1.85%) LAN
6 1 (1.85%) PBX
6 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.85%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
General
1 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
1 9 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Support Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Help Desk Support
3 11 (20.37%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (18.52%) Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) Consultant
6 8 (14.81%) Support Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Technical Support
6 8 (14.81%) Help Desk Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (12.96%) Citrix Consultant
8 6 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) IT Support
9 3 (5.56%) Customer Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Customer Support Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.85%) SOAP
2 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
1 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.85%) Replication
1 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (85.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Vista
4 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 14 (25.93%) Windows XP
7 12 (22.22%) Windows 8
8 6 (11.11%) UNIX
9 1 (1.85%) Linux
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.11%) Change Control
1 6 (11.11%) ITIL
2 5 (9.26%) Time Management
3 4 (7.41%) Document Management
3 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 4 (7.41%) CRM
4 3 (5.56%) Line Management
4 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.85%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (1.85%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.85%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 9 (16.67%) VBScript
1 9 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (7.41%) MBCS
4 4 (7.41%) VCP4
4 4 (7.41%) MCP
4 4 (7.41%) CCNP
4 4 (7.41%) CCNA
4 4 (7.41%) VCP5
5 2 (3.70%) MCTS
5 2 (3.70%) MCITP
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
3 9 (16.67%) XenApp
3 9 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.70%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) NFS
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.85%) vCloud
5 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) VMware
2 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 17 (31.48%) Cisco
4 12 (22.22%) Citrix
5 11 (20.37%) Apple
6 9 (16.67%) AppSense
6 9 (16.67%) Fujitsu
7 6 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
9 3 (5.56%) Symantec
9 3 (5.56%) Veeam
10 2 (3.70%) Dell
10 2 (3.70%) IBM
11 1 (1.85%) SAP
11 1 (1.85%) NetApp
11 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.85%) Remedy
11 1 (1.85%) McAfee
11 1 (1.85%) Clearswift
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