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 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 35 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.65% 1.67% 3.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.68% 4.55% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 9
Average salary £38,750 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.48% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £48,000 £42,500
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 Watford region.

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
198 132 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.64% 36.67% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 133 91 104
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (75.32%) Microsoft
2 58 (75.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 55 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 45 (58.44%) MS Exchange
5 39 (50.65%) VMware
6 36 (46.75%) MS Excel
7 33 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (41.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (29.87%) DNS
10 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
11 21 (27.27%) Hyper-V
12 19 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2007
13 18 (23.38%) Degree
13 18 (23.38%) SQL
13 18 (23.38%) DHCP
14 17 (22.08%) Finance
14 17 (22.08%) ITIL
15 16 (20.78%) Windows XP
15 16 (20.78%) Firewall
15 16 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (19.48%) LAN
16 15 (19.48%) Cisco
17 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
17 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (18.18%) Retail
18 13 (16.88%) VMware ESX
18 13 (16.88%) Clustering
18 13 (16.88%) Windows Vista
18 13 (16.88%) Network Design

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 45 (58.44%) MS Exchange
2 19 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (14.29%) Lync
5 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
6 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (7.79%) IIS
8 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.30%) Apache
9 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.30%) CMS
9 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 36 (46.75%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.30%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.30%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) PaaS
2 5 (6.49%) Office 365
3 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.87%) DNS
2 18 (23.38%) DHCP
3 16 (20.78%) Firewall
4 15 (19.48%) LAN
5 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 12 (15.58%) SAN
7 11 (14.29%) VPN
7 11 (14.29%) WAN
8 7 (9.09%) VoIP
8 7 (9.09%) MPLS
9 6 (7.79%) PBX
9 6 (7.79%) ISDN
9 6 (7.79%) VLAN
10 4 (5.19%) ADSL
10 4 (5.19%) Ethernet
10 4 (5.19%) FTP
10 4 (5.19%) HTTP
10 4 (5.19%) Network Security
11 3 (3.90%) NAS
12 2 (2.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.60%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Subversion
1 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (22.08%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Retail
3 13 (16.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 18 (23.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 14 (18.18%) Architect
4 13 (16.88%) Desktop Support
5 11 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (12.99%) Junior
6 10 (12.99%) Analyst
6 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) IT Support
8 8 (10.39%) Junior Architect
9 7 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) Server Support
10 6 (7.79%) Support Analyst
10 6 (7.79%) Technical Support
10 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 6 (7.79%) Server Engineer
11 5 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) .NET
2 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.90%) COM
2 3 (3.90%) Web Services
3 2 (2.60%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.30%) WCF
4 1 (1.30%) jQuery
4 1 (1.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.30%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.30%) HTML
4 1 (1.30%) Flash
4 1 (1.30%) XHTML
4 1 (1.30%) XML
4 1 (1.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Clustering
2 11 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.49%) Handset
4 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.30%) PKI
5 1 (1.30%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.30%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) NHS
5 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (75.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (20.78%) Windows XP
5 13 (16.88%) Windows Vista
6 12 (15.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (14.29%) Linux
8 8 (10.39%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.49%) VMS
10 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.60%) SUSE
12 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.30%) NetWare
12 1 (1.30%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) ITIL
2 13 (16.88%) Network Design
3 12 (15.58%) E-Commerce
4 9 (11.69%) Software Deployment
5 5 (6.49%) Information Security
6 4 (5.19%) Data Security
7 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.90%) Product Management
7 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.60%) PRINCE
8 2 (2.60%) Project Management
8 2 (2.60%) Migration
8 2 (2.60%) Change Management
8 2 (2.60%) OO
8 2 (2.60%) ETL
8 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.60%) ERD
8 2 (2.60%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) SQL
2 11 (14.29%) C
3 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.90%) C#
4 3 (3.90%) Java
5 2 (2.60%) VBA
6 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Degree
2 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.39%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (10.39%) MCSE
3 8 (10.39%) MCP
3 8 (10.39%) MCITP
4 7 (9.09%) CCNA
5 6 (7.79%) CCNP
6 5 (6.49%) MCSA
7 4 (5.19%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.60%) MCTS
9 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 32 (41.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 13 (16.88%) VMware ESX
5 11 (14.29%) Terminal Services
6 5 (6.49%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (5.19%) XenApp
7 4 (5.19%) XenDesktop
7 4 (5.19%) vSphere
8 2 (2.60%) XenServer
9 1 (1.30%) Squid
9 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) SCCM
1 2 (2.60%) SCVMM
1 2 (2.60%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.30%) SCOM
2 1 (1.30%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 58 (75.32%) Microsoft
2 39 (50.65%) VMware
3 15 (19.48%) Cisco
4 12 (15.58%) Citrix
5 9 (11.69%) CheckPoint
6 8 (10.39%) Dell
7 5 (6.49%) HP
8 4 (5.19%) McAfee
8 4 (5.19%) IBM
9 3 (3.90%) Symantec
9 3 (3.90%) Oracle
10 2 (2.60%) Sage
10 2 (2.60%) NetApp
10 2 (2.60%) Business Objects
10 2 (2.60%) SAP
10 2 (2.60%) Altiris
11 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.30%) Adobe
11 1 (1.30%) Macromedia
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