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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 14 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 8.22% 16.56% 9.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 38.46% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 7
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +51.51%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
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
36 65 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 49.32% 43.05% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 46 20
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (72.73%) SLA
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
5 6 (54.55%) CCNA
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (45.45%) Citrix
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (36.36%) NAS
7 4 (36.36%) XenApp
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 4 (36.36%) CCNP
7 4 (36.36%) Cisco
7 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
7 4 (36.36%) Firewall
7 4 (36.36%) SAN
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) NAS
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix Server Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Server Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CCNA
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
4 2 (18.18%) MCSA
4 2 (18.18%) MCTS
4 2 (18.18%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft