The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 43 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 19 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.58% 1.17% 3.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.19% 5.07% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 18
Median salary £33,750 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £34,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,651 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.71% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
144 138 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.17% 23.15% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 113 102 143
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Watford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
3 27 (87.10%) Windows Server
4 26 (83.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (74.19%) Linux
6 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
7 20 (64.52%) VMware
8 19 (61.29%) VPN
8 19 (61.29%) Office 365
9 18 (58.06%) DNS
9 18 (58.06%) DHCP
9 18 (58.06%) MS Excel
9 18 (58.06%) MS Exchange
9 18 (58.06%) Firewall
10 17 (54.84%) Terminal Services
10 17 (54.84%) ITIL
10 17 (54.84%) C
10 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (54.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (54.84%) Mentoring
10 17 (54.84%) Data Centre
10 17 (54.84%) Remote Desktop
11 16 (51.61%) MS Office
12 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (41.94%) SQL
12 13 (41.94%) Degree
12 13 (41.94%) Skype for Business
12 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
13 11 (35.48%) Mathematics
13 11 (35.48%) VoIP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (58.06%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) Skype for Business
3 6 (19.35%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (58.06%) MS Excel
2 16 (51.61%) MS Office
3 5 (16.13%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (3.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Sage 200
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (61.29%) Office 365
2 10 (32.26%) PaaS
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) VPN
2 18 (58.06%) DHCP
2 18 (58.06%) DNS
2 18 (58.06%) Firewall
3 17 (54.84%) Remote Desktop
4 11 (35.48%) VoIP
5 10 (32.26%) ISDN
5 10 (32.26%) LAN
5 10 (32.26%) MPLS
5 10 (32.26%) PBX
5 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
5 10 (32.26%) VLAN
5 10 (32.26%) WAN
6 3 (9.68%) Skype
7 2 (6.45%) Wireless
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.23%) NAS
8 1 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (3.23%) SAN
8 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (32.26%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Support Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (41.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Office 365 Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) Analyst
4 8 (25.81%) Support Analyst
5 7 (22.58%) Active Directory Support
5 7 (22.58%) Exchange Support
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Support Analyst
6 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 5 (16.13%) Active Directory Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Server Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server Support
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Data Centre
2 7 (22.58%) Handset
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) PACS
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server
3 26 (83.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (74.19%) Linux
5 17 (54.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
6 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (22.58%) Windows 10
8 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
9 2 (6.45%) Android
9 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
9 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
10 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
1 17 (54.84%) Mentoring
2 11 (35.48%) Mathematics
3 10 (32.26%) Coaching
3 10 (32.26%) E-Commerce
4 7 (22.58%) Information Security
5 6 (19.35%) CRM
6 5 (16.13%) Logistics
6 5 (16.13%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
8 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.23%) ERP
8 1 (3.23%) Line Management
8 1 (3.23%) Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) C
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) C++
3 6 (19.35%) VB
4 5 (16.13%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) CCNA
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.68%) MCSE
4 2 (6.45%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 17 (54.84%) Terminal Services
2 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (32.26%) VMware ESX
4 7 (22.58%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
6 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (6.45%) vSphere
7 2 (6.45%) XenApp
8 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (16.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
4 5 (16.13%) Dell
4 5 (16.13%) Sage
4 5 (16.13%) SonicWALL
4 5 (16.13%) Symantec
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Adobe
6 1 (3.23%) Apple