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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 39 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 38 41 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.16% 6.73% 4.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.27% 19.81% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 14
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,800 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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 Watford region.

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
220 207 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.43% 33.99% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 124 140 87
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £51,500 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (83.82%) Active Directory
2 57 (83.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 54 (79.41%) MS Exchange
4 50 (73.53%) Microsoft
5 46 (67.65%) MS Office
6 44 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (52.94%) Citrix
8 35 (51.47%) MS Excel
9 34 (50.00%) VMware
10 29 (42.65%) ITIL
11 24 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (35.29%) Data Centre
11 24 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 23 (33.82%) DNS
12 23 (33.82%) TCP/IP
13 22 (32.35%) DHCP
14 21 (30.88%) WAN
14 21 (30.88%) LAN
15 20 (29.41%) VPN
15 20 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
16 19 (27.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (27.94%) Linux
16 19 (27.94%) Terminal Services
16 19 (27.94%) Mentoring
17 18 (26.47%) Office 365
18 17 (25.00%) Cisco
19 15 (22.06%) MPLS
20 14 (20.59%) C
20 14 (20.59%) Firewall

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 54 (79.41%) MS Exchange
2 24 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (14.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (7.35%) Lotus Domino
5 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (7.35%) Lync
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 46 (67.65%) MS Office
2 35 (51.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.47%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.47%) Office 365
2 14 (20.59%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.35%) PaaS
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.82%) TCP/IP
1 23 (33.82%) DNS
2 22 (32.35%) DHCP
3 21 (30.88%) LAN
3 21 (30.88%) WAN
4 20 (29.41%) VPN
5 15 (22.06%) MPLS
6 14 (20.59%) Firewall
7 10 (14.71%) DSL
8 5 (7.35%) BIG-IP
8 5 (7.35%) VLAN
8 5 (7.35%) ISDN
8 5 (7.35%) PBX
8 5 (7.35%) VoIP
9 1 (1.47%) HTTP
9 1 (1.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (17.65%) Publishing
2 6 (8.82%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Finance
4 4 (5.88%) Games
5 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Analyst
1 23 (33.82%) 2nd Line Support
2 19 (27.94%) Support Engineer
3 17 (25.00%) Server Support
4 16 (23.53%) Support Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (8.82%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Citrix Support
8 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Architect
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Support
9 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) IT Support
10 3 (4.41%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 14 (20.59%) Handset
3 11 (16.18%) Mathematics
4 10 (14.71%) Blackberry
5 5 (7.35%) Thin Client
5 5 (7.35%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.94%) iPad
7 1 (1.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (83.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 44 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (27.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (27.94%) Linux
5 13 (19.12%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) ITIL
2 19 (27.94%) Mentoring
3 14 (20.59%) Information Security
4 9 (13.24%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.82%) Service Management
5 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.82%) ITSM
5 6 (8.82%) Migration
6 5 (7.35%) Business Continuity
6 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.35%) BCP
6 5 (7.35%) Performance Management
6 5 (7.35%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (7.35%) Coaching
7 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.41%) CRM
8 2 (2.94%) Facility Management
9 1 (1.47%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.47%) Logistics
9 1 (1.47%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) C
2 8 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) VB
3 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.41%) C#
3 3 (4.41%) C++
4 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.88%) MCSE
2 4 (5.88%) MCSA
3 3 (4.41%) MCITP
3 3 (4.41%) MCP
4 1 (1.47%) CCIA
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.47%) CCA
4 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 57 (83.82%) Active Directory
2 24 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (27.94%) Terminal Services
4 14 (20.59%) VMware Workstation
4 14 (20.59%) vSphere
4 14 (20.59%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (14.71%) VMware ESX
6 9 (13.24%) Hyper-V
7 8 (11.76%) Xen
8 5 (7.35%) NLBS
9 4 (5.88%) XenApp
9 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) WSUS
2 4 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 50 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 36 (52.94%) Citrix
3 34 (50.00%) VMware
4 17 (25.00%) Cisco
5 5 (7.35%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (1.47%) EMC
7 1 (1.47%) Symantec
7 1 (1.47%) Remedy
7 1 (1.47%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya
7 1 (1.47%) NetApp
7 1 (1.47%) Sage
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