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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 17.24% 9.20% 11.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.32% 26.67% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 27
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -30.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £33,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
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
62 30 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 42.76% 34.48% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 66
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -30.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (88.24%) VMware
3 27 (79.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (67.65%) ITIL
5 22 (64.71%) SAN
6 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
7 16 (47.06%) SQL
7 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (35.29%) Database Mirroring
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
10 11 (32.35%) HP
11 9 (26.47%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (26.47%) DNS
11 9 (26.47%) Replication
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (23.53%) Degree
12 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
12 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
13 7 (20.59%) Dell
13 7 (20.59%) DHCP
13 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (20.59%) Scrum
13 7 (20.59%) Coaching
14 6 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (17.65%) VMware ESX

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (26.47%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.82%) IIS
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) SAN
2 9 (26.47%) DNS
3 7 (20.59%) DHCP
4 6 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (8.82%) VLAN
5 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.94%) LAN
7 1 (2.94%) WAN
7 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.88%) DTS
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Administrator
2 12 (35.29%) Server Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) DBA
3 5 (14.71%) SQL DBA
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Support
6 2 (5.88%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (5.88%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Replication
2 3 (8.82%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) ITIL
2 14 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (35.29%) Database Mirroring
4 7 (20.59%) Coaching
4 7 (20.59%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.82%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.88%) Service Management
8 2 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (5.88%) High Availability
9 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.88%) MCDST
5 2 (5.88%) MCTS
5 2 (5.88%) MCITP
5 2 (5.88%) MCSE
5 2 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (79.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
3 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 6 (17.65%) VMware ESX
5 5 (14.71%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) VMware
2 11 (32.35%) HP
3 7 (20.59%) Dell
4 6 (17.65%) Citrix
4 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) Veeam
6 2 (5.88%) NetApp
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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