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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 48 57 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 51 33 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.37% 2.99% 5.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.96% 10.75% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 76
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £45,000 £47,750
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
341 307 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.20% 27.86% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 292 281 307
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
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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 +16 34 £46,500 +32.85% 3
Gatwick +8 11 £30,500 -29.88%
Worthing - 4 £26,500 -
Shoreham-by-Sea -3 2 £26,000 -31.57% 1
Haywards Heath - 1 £22,000 -
Horsham - 1 £26,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (78.62%) Active Directory
3 102 (64.15%) Microsoft
4 97 (61.01%) VMware
5 68 (42.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 66 (41.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 63 (39.62%) DNS
7 63 (39.62%) MS Exchange
8 62 (38.99%) VMware Infrastructure
9 54 (33.96%) Exchange Server 2010
10 52 (32.70%) Citrix
11 51 (32.08%) SQL
12 49 (30.82%) DHCP
13 47 (29.56%) Firewall
14 46 (28.93%) SAN
15 45 (28.30%) TCP/IP
16 43 (27.04%) SQL Server
17 36 (22.64%) SharePoint
18 35 (22.01%) Microsoft Certification
19 34 (21.38%) Wi-Fi
19 34 (21.38%) MS Excel
19 34 (21.38%) vSphere
20 30 (18.87%) ITIL
21 29 (18.24%) Finance
22 28 (17.61%) Hyper-V
22 28 (17.61%) Windows 8
23 27 (16.98%) Windows 7
23 27 (16.98%) VMware ESX
23 27 (16.98%) Linux
23 27 (16.98%) Windows XP

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 63 (39.62%) MS Exchange
2 54 (33.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (22.64%) SharePoint
4 21 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (11.95%) IIS
7 16 (10.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (6.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (4.40%) Lync
11 6 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.63%) Apache
Applications
1 34 (21.38%) MS Excel
2 24 (15.09%) MS Office
3 4 (2.52%) MS Project
4 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.81%) IaaS
2 9 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.40%) Office 365
4 6 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (39.62%) DNS
2 49 (30.82%) DHCP
3 47 (29.56%) Firewall
4 46 (28.93%) SAN
5 45 (28.30%) TCP/IP
6 34 (21.38%) Wi-Fi
7 27 (16.98%) VPN
8 25 (15.72%) WAN
8 25 (15.72%) LAN
9 20 (12.58%) VoIP
10 18 (11.32%) FTP
11 17 (10.69%) Internet
12 15 (9.43%) DMZ
13 7 (4.40%) Broadband
13 7 (4.40%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (3.14%) Ethernet
15 4 (2.52%) SSL
15 4 (2.52%) IPv4
15 4 (2.52%) SSH
15 4 (2.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.04%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.14%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.52%) DTS
7 3 (1.89%) MySQL
7 3 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MSI
1 1 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 29 (18.24%) Finance
2 7 (4.40%) Publishing
3 3 (1.89%) Electronics
3 3 (1.89%) French Language
4 2 (1.26%) Online Betting
4 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.26%) Military
4 2 (1.26%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.63%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (30.82%) Analyst
2 30 (18.87%) Support Engineer
3 26 (16.35%) Support Analyst
4 25 (15.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (15.09%) Senior Analyst
6 21 (13.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 16 (10.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 15 (9.43%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 12 (7.55%) Desktop Support
9 12 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (6.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (6.29%) Administrator
11 10 (6.29%) Team Leader
12 9 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (5.03%) Senior Support Engineer
13 8 (5.03%) Server Analyst
14 7 (4.40%) Senior Support Analyst
14 7 (4.40%) Operations Engineer
15 6 (3.77%) Senior Operations Engineer
15 6 (3.77%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 3 (1.89%) .NET
3 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.63%) COM
4 1 (0.63%) EDI
4 1 (0.63%) Middleware
4 1 (0.63%) LAMP
4 1 (0.63%) Ajax
4 1 (0.63%) WCF
4 1 (0.63%) WPF
4 1 (0.63%) jQuery
4 1 (0.63%) RESTful
4 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.95%) Blackberry
3 15 (9.43%) iPad
4 14 (8.81%) iPhone
5 7 (4.40%) PKI
6 6 (3.77%) EqualLogic
7 4 (2.52%) Open Source
7 4 (2.52%) Replication
8 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.89%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.89%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.26%) Clustering
10 1 (0.63%) IVR
10 1 (0.63%) User Experience
10 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 159 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (42.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 66 (41.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (17.61%) Windows 8
5 27 (16.98%) Windows 7
5 27 (16.98%) Linux
5 27 (16.98%) Windows XP
6 14 (8.81%) Windows Vista
7 11 (6.92%) Android
7 11 (6.92%) Windows Phone
8 10 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (5.66%) UNIX
10 7 (4.40%) Mac OS X
11 6 (3.77%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.52%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.89%) CentOS
13 3 (1.89%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.87%) ITIL
2 18 (11.32%) Configuration Management
3 13 (8.18%) Change Management
4 12 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (6.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (6.29%) Problem Management
7 9 (5.66%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (4.40%) Capacity Management
8 7 (4.40%) Project Management
9 6 (3.77%) Supplier Management
9 6 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (3.14%) Server Monitoring
10 5 (3.14%) Document Management
11 4 (2.52%) Software Engineering
11 4 (2.52%) Migration
11 4 (2.52%) Infrastructure Management
12 3 (1.89%) Mentoring
12 3 (1.89%) Coaching
12 3 (1.89%) Information Management
12 3 (1.89%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (32.08%) SQL
2 11 (6.92%) C
3 3 (1.89%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.26%) C#
5 1 (0.63%) C++
5 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.63%) PHP
5 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (22.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (16.35%) MCP
2 26 (16.35%) MCSE
3 16 (10.06%) MCSA
3 16 (10.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (6.92%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.92%) Security Cleared
5 10 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (5.66%) MCITP
7 8 (5.03%) Degree
8 4 (2.52%) MCTS
9 2 (1.26%) CCNP
9 2 (1.26%) CCNA
9 2 (1.26%) HND
10 1 (0.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.58%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.63%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 125 (78.62%) Active Directory
2 62 (38.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (21.38%) vSphere
4 28 (17.61%) Hyper-V
5 27 (16.98%) VMware ESX
6 20 (12.58%) XenApp
7 14 (8.81%) UAG
8 7 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (4.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (3.77%) Terminal Server
10 5 (3.14%) Xen
11 3 (1.89%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.26%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.26%) MetaFrame
12 2 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.63%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.63%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 21 (13.21%) SCCM
2 17 (10.69%) SCOM
2 17 (10.69%) NetBackup
3 9 (5.66%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (2.52%) SCSM
7 3 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.63%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.63%) WSUS
9 1 (0.63%) MOM
9 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 102 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 97 (61.01%) VMware
3 52 (32.70%) Citrix
4 25 (15.72%) Cisco
5 21 (13.21%) Symantec
6 17 (10.69%) HP
7 13 (8.18%) Red Hat
8 11 (6.92%) Sage
9 10 (6.29%) Sophos
9 10 (6.29%) Draytek
10 6 (3.77%) Fortinet
10 6 (3.77%) McAfee
10 6 (3.77%) Juniper
10 6 (3.77%) NetApp
11 4 (2.52%) EMC
11 4 (2.52%) IBM
11 4 (2.52%) Oracle
11 4 (2.52%) NETGEAR
11 4 (2.52%) Veeam
11 4 (2.52%) 3PAR
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