The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex 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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 5.08% 2.08% 5.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 14.29% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 11.86% 14.58% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 13
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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 Sussex

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Network Security
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) vSphere
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) VoIP
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) MCSE
6 2 (28.57%) MCSA
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (28.57%) H.323
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Avaya
6 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) Veeam
6 2 (28.57%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (28.57%) iSCSI

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) H.323
4 1 (14.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Project Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Project Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Project Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
3 2 (28.57%) Ruckus Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) HP