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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 52 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.50% 2.51% 2.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.57% 6.96% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 13
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £27,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
188 158 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.50% 35.99% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 140 124 126
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,650 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (82.86%) MS Exchange
3 26 (74.29%) Active Directory
4 23 (65.71%) Citrix
4 23 (65.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (60.00%) VMware
6 18 (51.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
7 17 (48.57%) MS Office
8 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (37.14%) LAN
9 13 (37.14%) WAN
9 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
9 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (34.29%) ITIL
11 11 (31.43%) Firewall
11 11 (31.43%) Cisco
12 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
13 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
13 9 (25.71%) Service Management
14 8 (22.86%) MPLS
14 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
14 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (17.14%) ITSM
15 6 (17.14%) BCP
15 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
15 6 (17.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (17.14%) DSL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 29 (82.86%) MS Exchange
2 18 (51.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (17.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (11.43%) Lync
7 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.86%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 17 (48.57%) MS Office
2 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) Yammer
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) LAN
1 13 (37.14%) WAN
2 11 (31.43%) Firewall
3 8 (22.86%) MPLS
3 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
4 6 (17.14%) DSL
5 5 (14.29%) VoIP
6 4 (11.43%) DNS
7 2 (5.71%) VPN
7 2 (5.71%) VPLS
7 2 (5.71%) OSPF
7 2 (5.71%) BGP
7 2 (5.71%) Wireless
8 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.86%) SAN
8 1 (2.86%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.14%) Publishing
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (20.00%) IT Support
3 6 (17.14%) Server Support
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.43%) IT Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix Support
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Thin Client
1 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
1 6 (17.14%) Fat Client
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.86%) Handset
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Vista
5 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.71%) UNIX
7 1 (2.86%) VMS
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Service Management
3 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (17.14%) ITSM
3 6 (17.14%) BCP
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
3 6 (17.14%) Business Continuity
3 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
3 6 (17.14%) Performance Management
3 6 (17.14%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Facility Management
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) OOP
7 1 (2.86%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) MVC
7 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) CCNP
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) MCITP
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) MCSE
2 3 (8.57%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
System Software
1 26 (74.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
4 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
4 6 (17.14%) Xen
4 6 (17.14%) NLBS
5 4 (11.43%) vSphere
6 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.86%) XenApp
7 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) WSUS
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Citrix
2 21 (60.00%) VMware
3 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) Cisco
5 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.71%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) HP
Watford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + overtime, pension, life
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
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Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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