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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 30 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 91 58 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.25% 5.02% 3.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.40% 15.51% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83 50 46
Average salary £31,000 £37,750 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.88% -4.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £27,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
373 374 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 33.82% 32.35% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 331 341 383
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +8 42 £46,000 -
Worthing +4 21 £29,025 -27.43%
Horsham - 6 £26,500 - 1
Burgess Hill -1 4 £31,000 +26.53% 1
Haywards Heath +4 3 £26,000 -10.34%
Shoreham-by-Sea +2 3 £22,000 -42.10% 1
East Grinstead - 2 £53,750 - 1
Gatwick +8 1 £42,500 -32.00%
Chichester - 1 £45,000 -
Bognor Regis - 1 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Windows
2 105 (70.95%) VMware
3 102 (68.92%) Active Directory
4 96 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 58 (39.19%) VMware ESX
6 55 (37.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 54 (36.49%) Finance
8 53 (35.81%) vSphere
9 52 (35.14%) Citrix
10 50 (33.78%) Microsoft
11 40 (27.03%) MS Exchange
12 35 (23.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (22.97%) SQL Server
14 31 (20.95%) Firewall
15 30 (20.27%) SAN
16 28 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
16 28 (18.92%) XenApp
17 27 (18.24%) DNS
18 25 (16.89%) Windows 7
19 24 (16.22%) Hyper-V
20 23 (15.54%) SCCM
20 23 (15.54%) Microsoft Certification
21 22 (14.86%) MS Office
22 21 (14.19%) MCP
22 21 (14.19%) WAN
23 20 (13.51%) LAN
23 20 (13.51%) HP
23 20 (13.51%) SCOM
23 20 (13.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
23 20 (13.51%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 40 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 28 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (10.14%) IIS
3 15 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (9.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (7.43%) SharePoint
6 10 (6.76%) Lync
7 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.35%) Apache
8 2 (1.35%) Moodle
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.68%) nginx
9 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (14.86%) MS Office
2 11 (7.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.70%) MS Project
4 2 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (20.95%) Firewall
2 30 (20.27%) SAN
3 27 (18.24%) DNS
4 21 (14.19%) WAN
5 20 (13.51%) LAN
6 19 (12.84%) DHCP
7 14 (9.46%) TCP/IP
8 10 (6.76%) Internet
9 6 (4.05%) Wireless
9 6 (4.05%) VoIP
10 5 (3.38%) NAS
11 4 (2.70%) VPN
11 4 (2.70%) IP Telephony
12 3 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.35%) Intranet
13 2 (1.35%) PPTP
13 2 (1.35%) IPsec
13 2 (1.35%) HTTP
13 2 (1.35%) SNMP
13 2 (1.35%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.70%) MySQL
6 1 (0.68%) UniData
6 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
General
1 54 (36.49%) Finance
2 20 (13.51%) Publishing
3 2 (1.35%) Military
3 2 (1.35%) Electronics
3 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (40.54%) Analyst
2 52 (35.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 48 (32.43%) Senior Analyst
3 48 (32.43%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 17 (11.49%) Support Engineer
5 16 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (7.43%) Infrastructure Designer
6 11 (7.43%) Designer
6 11 (7.43%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Administrator
9 6 (4.05%) Desktop Support
9 6 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Help Desk Support
9 6 (4.05%) Help Desk Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.08%) Web Services
2 8 (5.41%) .NET
3 5 (3.38%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.35%) HTML
5 1 (0.68%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.68%) HTML5
5 1 (0.68%) XML
5 1 (0.68%) COM
5 1 (0.68%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.49%) Clustering
2 15 (10.14%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.03%) iPad
4 3 (2.03%) iPhone
5 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.35%) VLE
6 1 (0.68%) Telematics
6 1 (0.68%) FMCG
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) GIS
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 148 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (37.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (23.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (16.89%) Windows 7
5 15 (10.14%) Linux
6 9 (6.08%) Mac OS
6 9 (6.08%) Mac OS X
7 7 (4.73%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (4.73%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.05%) UNIX
9 5 (3.38%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.70%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.03%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.35%) CentOS
12 2 (1.35%) Android
13 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.68%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.16%) Project Management
2 17 (11.49%) Load Balancing
3 16 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 15 (10.14%) ITIL
5 9 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (6.08%) Release Management
5 9 (6.08%) High Availability
6 8 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (5.41%) Business Continuity
7 6 (4.05%) ITIL V3
8 5 (3.38%) Service Management
8 5 (3.38%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.38%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (3.38%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.70%) Performance Management
10 3 (2.03%) Asset Management
10 3 (2.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (2.03%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.03%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.84%) SQL
2 8 (5.41%) C
3 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.68%) Ruby
4 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.68%) PHP5
4 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.68%) Perl
4 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (15.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (14.19%) MCP
3 17 (11.49%) MCSE
4 6 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.38%) Degree
6 4 (2.70%) CCNA
6 4 (2.70%) MCSA
7 3 (2.03%) MCITP
7 3 (2.03%) HP ASE
7 3 (2.03%) CCA
7 3 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.35%) CCNP
8 2 (1.35%) MCDBA
8 2 (1.35%) MCSD
8 2 (1.35%) HND
8 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.35%) MCPD
8 2 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 102 (68.92%) Active Directory
2 96 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (39.19%) VMware ESX
4 53 (35.81%) vSphere
5 28 (18.92%) XenApp
6 24 (16.22%) Hyper-V
7 20 (13.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 15 (10.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (4.73%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.70%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.35%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.35%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.68%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (15.54%) SCCM
2 20 (13.51%) SCOM
3 12 (8.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (8.11%) NetBackup
4 10 (6.76%) Backup Exec
5 9 (6.08%) WSUS
5 9 (6.08%) HP Data Protector
6 8 (5.41%) SCSM
6 8 (5.41%) ARCserve
7 5 (3.38%) SCVMM
7 5 (3.38%) AppDNA
8 4 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (2.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.68%) Puppet
10 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 105 (70.95%) VMware
2 52 (35.14%) Citrix
3 50 (33.78%) Microsoft
4 20 (13.51%) HP
5 18 (12.16%) Cisco
6 16 (10.81%) Symantec
7 12 (8.11%) Sophos
8 11 (7.43%) Dell
9 10 (6.76%) NetApp
10 8 (5.41%) Lumension
11 7 (4.73%) McAfee
12 6 (4.05%) CA
13 5 (3.38%) 3PAR
14 4 (2.70%) SolarWinds
14 4 (2.70%) Veeam
14 4 (2.70%) Brocade
15 3 (2.03%) Altiris
15 3 (2.03%) Draytek
15 3 (2.03%) Oracle
15 3 (2.03%) Sage
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: £40 - £50k package to include car or car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago