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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 39 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 43 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.61% 7.24% 2.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.26% 20.28% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 8
Average salary £33,250 £41,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.87% +4.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £27,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £59,100 £53,000
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
230 212 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.67% 35.69% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 138 139 82
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 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 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (86.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 63 (84.00%) Active Directory
4 57 (76.00%) MS Exchange
5 56 (74.67%) Microsoft
6 50 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (65.33%) MS Office
8 39 (52.00%) VMware
9 37 (49.33%) MS Excel
10 36 (48.00%) Citrix
11 35 (46.67%) ITIL
12 29 (38.67%) DNS
12 29 (38.67%) TCP/IP
12 29 (38.67%) Data Centre
13 28 (37.33%) DHCP
13 28 (37.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 24 (32.00%) VPN
14 24 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 23 (30.67%) Mentoring
15 23 (30.67%) Office 365
15 23 (30.67%) Terminal Services
15 23 (30.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 22 (29.33%) Linux
17 21 (28.00%) WAN
17 21 (28.00%) LAN
18 20 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
19 18 (24.00%) Handset
19 18 (24.00%) VMware Workstation
19 18 (24.00%) Information Security
19 18 (24.00%) Cisco

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 57 (76.00%) MS Exchange
2 24 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (8.00%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (6.67%) Lync
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 49 (65.33%) MS Office
2 37 (49.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.67%) Office 365
2 17 (22.67%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (22.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (38.67%) DNS
1 29 (38.67%) TCP/IP
2 28 (37.33%) DHCP
3 24 (32.00%) VPN
4 21 (28.00%) WAN
4 21 (28.00%) LAN
5 15 (20.00%) Firewall
6 14 (18.67%) MPLS
7 9 (12.00%) DSL
8 5 (6.67%) PBX
8 5 (6.67%) VoIP
8 5 (6.67%) ISDN
8 5 (6.67%) VLAN
9 4 (5.33%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.33%) SAN
10 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (16.00%) Publishing
2 7 (9.33%) Finance
3 6 (8.00%) Retail
4 5 (6.67%) Games
5 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (36.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 26 (34.67%) Analyst
3 23 (30.67%) Support Engineer
4 20 (26.67%) Support Analyst
5 17 (22.67%) Server Support
6 12 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) Citrix Support
8 6 (8.00%) Architect
8 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) IT Support
10 4 (5.33%) Technical Support Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Project Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (38.67%) Data Centre
2 18 (24.00%) Handset
3 13 (17.33%) Mathematics
4 9 (12.00%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.33%) Fat Client
5 4 (5.33%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.67%) iPad
7 1 (1.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (86.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (30.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (29.33%) Linux
6 12 (16.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) ITIL
2 23 (30.67%) Mentoring
3 18 (24.00%) Information Security
4 9 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 7 (9.33%) Migration
6 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.67%) ITSM
6 5 (6.67%) Service Management
6 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.67%) Coaching
7 4 (5.33%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (5.33%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.33%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.33%) BCP
8 3 (4.00%) CRM
9 2 (2.67%) Facility Management
10 1 (1.33%) Analytics
10 1 (1.33%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (1.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) C
2 9 (12.00%) SQL
3 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.00%) VB
4 3 (4.00%) C#
4 3 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.00%) MCSE
2 6 (8.00%) MCSA
3 5 (6.67%) MCP
4 3 (4.00%) MCITP
5 1 (1.33%) CCIA
5 1 (1.33%) CCA
5 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 63 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (37.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (30.67%) Terminal Services
4 18 (24.00%) VMware Workstation
4 18 (24.00%) vSphere
4 18 (24.00%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (14.67%) VMware ESX
6 9 (12.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (9.33%) Xen
8 4 (5.33%) XenApp
8 4 (5.33%) XenDesktop
8 4 (5.33%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) WSUS
2 6 (8.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 56 (74.67%) Microsoft
2 39 (52.00%) VMware
3 36 (48.00%) Citrix
4 18 (24.00%) Cisco
5 4 (5.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle
6 2 (2.67%) Dell
7 1 (1.33%) EMC
7 1 (1.33%) HP
7 1 (1.33%) Avaya
7 1 (1.33%) NetApp
7 1 (1.33%) Sage
7 1 (1.33%) Remedy
7 1 (1.33%) Symantec
7 1 (1.33%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.33%) SonicWALL
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago