The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 2.86% 4.32% 5.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 18.92% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Kent

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

Operating Systems Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 18.57% 22.84% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 7
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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
2 11 (84.62%) MCSE
2 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (76.92%) ITIL
4 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
6 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
6 7 (53.85%) SQL
7 6 (46.15%) MCSA
7 6 (46.15%) LAN
7 6 (46.15%) WAN
7 6 (46.15%) CCNA
7 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 5 (38.46%) FTP
8 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
8 5 (38.46%) Firewall
8 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
9 4 (30.77%) vSphere
9 4 (30.77%) F5
9 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (30.77%) XenApp
9 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
9 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
9 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (30.77%) Finance
9 4 (30.77%) MPLS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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
2 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.69%) IIS
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) FTP
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) MPLS
3 4 (30.77%) OSPF
3 4 (30.77%) BGP
4 3 (23.08%) BIG-IP
5 2 (15.38%) Wireless
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) DMZ
6 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Tandem
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) MCSE
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (46.15%) MCSA
2 6 (46.15%) CCNA
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (30.77%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
4 2 (15.38%) MCP
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
2 4 (30.77%) XenApp
2 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (23.08%) Foglight
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) F5
2 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Mercator