The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 38 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 89 66 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.84% 5.46% 4.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.14% 17.89% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 73 49 41
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
442 369 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 33.95% 30.52% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 394 322 293
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the West Sussex region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +5 59 £44,500 -1.11%
Horsham +8 9 £40,000 +49.53%
Shoreham-by-Sea +7 4 £26,000 -
Haywards Heath +6 4 £22,500 +4.65%
Gatwick -17 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Chichester +11 2 £31,000 -27.05%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

1 185 (100.00%) Windows
2 146 (78.92%) Active Directory
3 102 (55.14%) VMware
4 94 (50.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 86 (46.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 80 (43.24%) Microsoft
7 71 (38.38%) DNS
8 70 (37.84%) Firewall
9 68 (36.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 62 (33.51%) MS Exchange
11 61 (32.97%) SQL Server
12 52 (28.11%) Citrix
12 52 (28.11%) SCCM
13 51 (27.57%) DHCP
14 50 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
15 45 (24.32%) Linux
16 44 (23.78%) MS Office
17 40 (21.62%) Finance
17 40 (21.62%) Windows 7
18 38 (20.54%) WAN
19 37 (20.00%) Cisco
19 37 (20.00%) LAN
20 36 (19.46%) TCP/IP
20 36 (19.46%) SQL
20 36 (19.46%) MS Excel
21 35 (18.92%) Hyper-V
21 35 (18.92%) vSphere
21 35 (18.92%) Data Centre
22 33 (17.84%) Back Office
23 32 (17.30%) MCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 62 (33.51%) MS Exchange
2 50 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (15.68%) Lync
4 24 (12.97%) IIS
5 23 (12.43%) SharePoint
6 19 (10.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (7.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.62%) IBM Notes
13 2 (1.08%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.54%) Apache
Applications
1 44 (23.78%) MS Office
2 36 (19.46%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.86%) MS Visio
3 9 (4.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.62%) Primavera
2 3 (1.62%) Teamcenter
2 3 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.32%) Office 365
2 4 (2.16%) SaaS
2 4 (2.16%) Symantec.cloud
3 3 (1.62%) Mimecast
3 3 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (38.38%) DNS
2 70 (37.84%) Firewall
3 51 (27.57%) DHCP
4 38 (20.54%) WAN
5 37 (20.00%) LAN
6 36 (19.46%) TCP/IP
7 27 (14.59%) SAN
8 26 (14.05%) Internet
9 15 (8.11%) VPN
10 11 (5.95%) NAS
11 9 (4.86%) Network Security
12 8 (4.32%) MPLS
13 6 (3.24%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (2.70%) VoIP
15 4 (2.16%) DEFINITY
15 4 (2.16%) Wireless
15 4 (2.16%) Intrusion Detection
15 4 (2.16%) VLAN
15 4 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (2.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (32.97%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.41%) MySQL
4 9 (4.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.86%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 5 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 40 (21.62%) Finance
2 33 (17.84%) Back Office
3 17 (9.19%) Online Betting
4 14 (7.57%) Publishing
5 12 (6.49%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.32%) Aerospace
7 6 (3.24%) Retail
8 4 (2.16%) Law
8 4 (2.16%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (28.65%) Analyst
2 40 (21.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 39 (21.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 38 (20.54%) Support Engineer
5 30 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 25 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (13.51%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 23 (12.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 23 (12.43%) Support Analyst
8 20 (10.81%) Administrator
8 20 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (7.03%) IT Support
10 11 (5.95%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 10 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (5.41%) Architect
12 9 (4.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (4.32%) Applications Architect
13 8 (4.32%) Help Desk Technician
13 8 (4.32%) Desktop Support
14 7 (3.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.57%) .NET
2 13 (7.03%) Web Services
3 5 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.16%) MDX
5 2 (1.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.92%) Data Centre
2 21 (11.35%) Blackberry
3 17 (9.19%) Clustering
4 14 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.32%) Fat Client
5 8 (4.32%) Thin Client
6 7 (3.78%) Mainframe
6 7 (3.78%) iSeries
6 7 (3.78%) BYOD
7 4 (2.16%) iPad
7 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.62%) Biometrics
9 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.08%) iPhone
9 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.54%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 185 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (50.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 68 (36.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (24.32%) Linux
5 40 (21.62%) Windows 7
6 25 (13.51%) Mac OS X
7 19 (10.27%) Mac OS
8 18 (9.73%) Windows 8
9 15 (8.11%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.78%) UNIX
11 4 (2.16%) HPUX
12 3 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (15.68%) Patch Management
2 25 (13.51%) ITIL
3 23 (12.43%) Server Building
4 22 (11.89%) Project Management
5 20 (10.81%) Migration
5 20 (10.81%) Load Balancing
6 18 (9.73%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (7.03%) High Availability
9 12 (6.49%) Configuration Management
10 11 (5.95%) Change Management
10 11 (5.95%) Business Continuity
10 11 (5.95%) Strategic Planning
10 11 (5.95%) Server Patching
11 10 (5.41%) Mentoring
12 9 (4.86%) Data Management
12 9 (4.86%) Release Management
12 9 (4.86%) Service Management
13 8 (4.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 36 (19.46%) SQL
2 26 (14.05%) C
3 17 (9.19%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.32%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.70%) X++
5 5 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (17.30%) MCP
2 31 (16.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.65%) MCSE
4 14 (7.57%) Security Cleared
5 13 (7.03%) MCITP
6 12 (6.49%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.78%) Degree
7 7 (3.78%) HND
8 6 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.70%) CCNP
9 5 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.16%) MCSA
11 3 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.08%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.54%) MCDST
13 1 (0.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.41%) SLA
2 7 (3.78%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.54%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 146 (78.92%) Active Directory
2 86 (46.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (18.92%) Hyper-V
3 35 (18.92%) vSphere
4 28 (15.14%) XenApp
5 22 (11.89%) VMware ESX
6 20 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 20 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (7.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 10 (5.41%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.70%) ISA Server
9 5 (2.70%) XenServer
10 4 (2.16%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (2.16%) UAG
11 2 (1.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 52 (28.11%) SCCM
2 23 (12.43%) WSUS
3 20 (10.81%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (6.49%) SCOM
5 11 (5.95%) NetBackup
6 10 (5.41%) SCSM
7 9 (4.86%) Backup Exec
7 9 (4.86%) ARCserve
8 6 (3.24%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (2.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (1.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 102 (55.14%) VMware
2 80 (43.24%) Microsoft
3 52 (28.11%) Citrix
4 37 (20.00%) Cisco
5 26 (14.05%) HP
6 24 (12.97%) Symantec
7 18 (9.73%) IBM
8 16 (8.65%) NetApp
9 13 (7.03%) Dell
9 13 (7.03%) Dell Compellent
10 11 (5.95%) McAfee
10 11 (5.95%) Sophos
11 9 (4.86%) Oracle
11 9 (4.86%) Lumension
12 7 (3.78%) SolarWinds
12 7 (3.78%) Avaya
13 5 (2.70%) CA
14 4 (2.16%) Meraki
14 4 (2.16%) Riverbed
14 4 (2.16%) Tableau
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