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 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 5 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 32 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 21.33% 2.74% 6.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.07% 8.00% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 17
Average salary £48,750 £33,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.72% -34.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,000 £55,000
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
71 25 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 47.33% 34.25% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 45 17 58
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (95.24%) VMware
3 37 (88.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (71.43%) ITIL
5 28 (66.67%) SAN
6 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (40.48%) HP
9 16 (38.10%) SQL
10 15 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (30.95%) Database Mirroring
11 13 (30.95%) Server Building
11 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
11 13 (30.95%) DNS
11 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
11 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (28.57%) DHCP
12 12 (28.57%) Citrix
12 12 (28.57%) Data Centre
13 11 (26.19%) Server Hardening
13 11 (26.19%) SCCM
13 11 (26.19%) Replication
14 10 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (23.81%) Dell
15 9 (21.43%) Migration
15 9 (21.43%) VMware ESX
15 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 10 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.14%) IIS
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (66.67%) SAN
2 13 (30.95%) DNS
3 12 (28.57%) DHCP
4 6 (14.29%) Firewall
5 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.14%) VLAN
7 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.76%) NAS
7 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.76%) SSH
8 1 (2.38%) Internet
8 1 (2.38%) LAN
8 1 (2.38%) WAN
8 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) DTS
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Administrator
2 13 (30.95%) Server Administrator
3 6 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 6 (14.29%) DBA
4 5 (11.90%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (9.52%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Data Centre Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Windows Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) VMWare Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) VMware Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) VMware Specialist
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Field Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 11 (26.19%) Replication
3 4 (9.52%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.76%) VMS
7 1 (2.38%) Linux
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) ITIL
2 15 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (30.95%) Database Mirroring
3 13 (30.95%) Server Building
4 11 (26.19%) Server Hardening
5 9 (21.43%) Migration
6 8 (19.05%) Coaching
7 7 (16.67%) Scrum
7 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
10 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.14%) Security Hardening
10 3 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
11 2 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
11 2 (4.76%) High Availability
12 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
12 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.14%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) CCA
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.38%) MCSA
6 1 (2.38%) MCITP
6 1 (2.38%) MCDST
6 1 (2.38%) MCTS
6 1 (2.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (88.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
2 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
3 9 (21.43%) VMware ESX
3 9 (21.43%) vSphere
4 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.14%) Firmware
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.76%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.76%) XenApp
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.38%) XenServer
7 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) VMware
2 17 (40.48%) HP
3 12 (28.57%) Citrix
4 10 (23.81%) Dell
5 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 7 (16.67%) Cisco
7 3 (7.14%) Fujitsu
8 2 (4.76%) NetApp
8 2 (4.76%) Veritas
9 1 (2.38%) Symantec
9 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.38%) Veeam
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago