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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 12 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 7.69% 2.61% 4.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 6.82% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 6
Average salary £30,500 £22,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.55% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
21 44 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 23.08% 38.26% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 41
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) Service Management
5 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (20.00%) SAN
7 2 (20.00%) Retail
8 1 (10.00%) Twitter
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (10.00%) Local Government
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing
8 1 (10.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
8 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) CentOS
8 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (10.00%) HP
8 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (10.00%) Firmware

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (10.00%) DTS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) IT Support
2 5 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco