The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 23 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 8.41% - 9.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.13% - 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 18
Average salary £42,500 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £50,750
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Operating Systems Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 29.91% 29.59% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 44
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Welwyn Garden City region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 14 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
5 11 (52.38%) DNS
6 10 (47.62%) ITIL
6 10 (47.62%) Service Management
6 10 (47.62%) VMware
7 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (33.33%) SQL
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (23.81%) Veeam
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
9 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (23.81%) Scrum
9 5 (23.81%) Replication
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) SAN
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
11 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (14.29%) MCITP
11 3 (14.29%) MCDST
11 3 (14.29%) MCTS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 14 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (9.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) IT Support Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) IT Support
3 6 (28.57%) Senior IT Support
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Server Administrator
4 5 (23.81%) Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Field Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
1 10 (47.62%) Service Management
2 5 (23.81%) Scrum
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) Coaching
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) MCSA
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCDST
2 3 (14.29%) MCTS
2 3 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Veeam
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec