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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 28 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 7.76% 4.76% 12.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.00% 16.67% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 22
Average salary £55,000 £33,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -30.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £33,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
- -4.97%
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
30 30 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 25.86% 28.57% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 45
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 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (59.09%) ITIL
3 13 (59.09%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (40.91%) DNS
7 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 8 (36.36%) SAN
7 8 (36.36%) Service Management
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (31.82%) Scrum
8 7 (31.82%) Replication
9 6 (27.27%) Degree
10 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
10 5 (22.73%) Veeam
10 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
11 3 (13.64%) vSphere
11 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (13.64%) Coaching
11 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Administrator
2 8 (36.36%) IT Support Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Server Administrator
2 8 (36.36%) IT Support
3 6 (27.27%) Senior IT Support
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Field Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) DBA
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Service Management
2 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCDST
2 3 (13.64%) MCTS
2 3 (13.64%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) VCP4
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Veeam
4 3 (13.64%) Symantec
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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