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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.74% 5.66% 6.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 14.35% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 40
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -20.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,750 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £40,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
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
99 216 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.58% 39.42% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 73 124 158
Median salary £38,500 £45,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 25 June 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server
3 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (50.00%) VMware
6 12 (42.86%) WAN
6 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 12 (42.86%) LAN
7 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
8 8 (28.57%) Firewall
8 8 (28.57%) C
8 8 (28.57%) SQL
8 8 (28.57%) VMware ESX
8 8 (28.57%) Smartphone
8 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
9 7 (25.00%) Office 365
9 7 (25.00%) ITIL
9 7 (25.00%) Cisco
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (25.00%) MPLS
10 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 6 (21.43%) VPN
10 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (21.43%) WSUS
11 5 (17.86%) Retail
11 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
11 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (17.86%) VLAN

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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.57%) Apache
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
3 3 (10.71%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project
4 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) PaaS
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) LAN
1 12 (42.86%) WAN
2 8 (28.57%) Firewall
3 7 (25.00%) MPLS
4 6 (21.43%) VPN
5 5 (17.86%) DHCP
5 5 (17.86%) DNS
5 5 (17.86%) ISDN
5 5 (17.86%) PBX
5 5 (17.86%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (17.86%) VLAN
5 5 (17.86%) VoIP
6 3 (10.71%) Internet
7 2 (7.14%) DSL
7 2 (7.14%) NAS
7 2 (7.14%) SAN
7 2 (7.14%) Skype
8 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Support Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 8 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Desktop Support
4 7 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Active Directory Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Active Directory Support
6 5 (17.86%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Linux Support
7 3 (10.71%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Smartphone
2 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server
3 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (17.86%) Linux
5 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Coaching
2 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
2 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.71%) CRM
3 3 (10.71%) Logistics
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Line Management
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) C++
2 5 (17.86%) VB
3 3 (10.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) MCSE
3 4 (14.29%) CCNA
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) MCITP
5 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 5 (17.86%) Terminal Services
4 3 (10.71%) vSphere
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) WSUS
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
5 4 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 3 (10.71%) Dell
6 3 (10.71%) Sage
6 3 (10.71%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) Juniper
7 1 (3.57%) Veeam