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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 37 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 42 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.91% 6.89% 5.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.38% 18.42% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 16
Average salary £29,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,900 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £57,500
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
177 228 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.05% 37.38% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 105 170 98
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,500 £55,000
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 29 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (87.23%) MS Exchange
3 39 (82.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (80.85%) Active Directory
5 36 (76.60%) MS Office
6 34 (72.34%) Citrix
7 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
8 28 (59.57%) MS Excel
9 25 (53.19%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (42.55%) VMware
11 20 (42.55%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (29.79%) ITIL
12 14 (29.79%) LAN
12 14 (29.79%) WAN
13 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
13 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (25.53%) Publishing
15 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
16 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
16 10 (21.28%) Cisco
16 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
17 9 (19.15%) C
17 9 (19.15%) Office 365
18 8 (17.02%) vSphere
18 8 (17.02%) Xen
18 8 (17.02%) WSUS
18 8 (17.02%) VPN
18 8 (17.02%) Blackberry
18 8 (17.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 41 (87.23%) MS Exchange
2 25 (53.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (42.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (17.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (6.38%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (76.60%) MS Office
2 28 (59.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Office 365
2 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) LAN
1 14 (29.79%) WAN
2 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
3 8 (17.02%) VPN
3 8 (17.02%) DSL
3 8 (17.02%) MPLS
4 7 (14.89%) Firewall
4 7 (14.89%) DNS
4 7 (14.89%) DHCP
5 6 (12.77%) BIG-IP
6 2 (4.26%) SAN
7 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (25.53%) Publishing
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
1 16 (34.04%) Server Support
2 15 (31.91%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (21.28%) Support Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Support Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Citrix Support
7 4 (8.51%) IT Support
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.02%) Blackberry
3 7 (14.89%) Handset
4 6 (12.77%) Fat Client
4 6 (12.77%) Mathematics
4 6 (12.77%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.13%) iPhone
5 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (82.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
5 7 (14.89%) Linux
5 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) ITIL
2 7 (14.89%) Service Management
2 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (14.89%) ITSM
2 7 (14.89%) Information Security
2 7 (14.89%) Problem Management
2 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
3 6 (12.77%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (12.77%) Performance Management
3 6 (12.77%) Business Continuity
3 6 (12.77%) BCP
4 4 (8.51%) Migration
5 3 (6.38%) CRM
6 2 (4.26%) Facility Management
7 1 (2.13%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.13%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.13%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.13%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) C
2 6 (12.77%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) VB
3 3 (6.38%) C#
3 3 (6.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) MCITP
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) CCIA
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.13%) CCA
2 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.13%) MCSE
2 1 (2.13%) MCSA
System Software
1 38 (80.85%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
4 8 (17.02%) vSphere
4 8 (17.02%) Xen
5 7 (14.89%) Terminal Services
5 7 (14.89%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (14.89%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (12.77%) NLBS
7 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
7 4 (8.51%) XenApp
7 4 (8.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) WSUS
2 2 (4.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) Citrix
2 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
3 20 (42.55%) VMware
4 10 (21.28%) Cisco
5 6 (12.77%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.26%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
7 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.13%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.13%) Remedy
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec
7 1 (2.13%) EMC
7 1 (2.13%) NetApp
7 1 (2.13%) Sage
7 1 (2.13%) Avaya
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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