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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 30 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 108 73 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.15% 5.55% 4.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.35% 18.53% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 93 60 54
Average salary £42,500 £28,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.44% -19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £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
426 394 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 36.10% 29.94% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 376 352 349
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,150 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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 5 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 5 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 +22 74 £44,500 +31.85% 2
Horsham +8 10 £40,000 +45.45%
Shoreham-by-Sea +1 6 £26,000 -
Gatwick -11 4 £45,000 +7.14%
Haywards Heath +2 3 £22,500 +7.14% 3
Chichester +11 2 £34,750 -18.23%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 186 (100.00%) Windows
2 149 (80.11%) Active Directory
3 106 (56.99%) VMware
4 94 (50.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 90 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 79 (42.47%) Microsoft
7 76 (40.86%) DNS
8 70 (37.63%) MS Exchange
9 69 (37.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 69 (37.10%) Firewall
10 68 (36.56%) SQL Server
11 55 (29.57%) SCCM
12 53 (28.49%) DHCP
12 53 (28.49%) Exchange Server 2010
13 50 (26.88%) Citrix
14 41 (22.04%) Cisco
14 41 (22.04%) MS Office
15 40 (21.51%) SQL
15 40 (21.51%) Linux
15 40 (21.51%) LAN
15 40 (21.51%) Finance
16 39 (20.97%) WAN
17 38 (20.43%) Windows 7
18 37 (19.89%) Data Centre
19 35 (18.82%) Hyper-V
19 35 (18.82%) TCP/IP
19 35 (18.82%) MS Excel
20 34 (18.28%) vSphere
21 33 (17.74%) Back Office
21 33 (17.74%) Lync

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 70 (37.63%) MS Exchange
2 53 (28.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (17.74%) Lync
4 30 (16.13%) IIS
5 24 (12.90%) SharePoint
6 20 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (9.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (5.38%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.08%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.54%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.54%) Apache
13 1 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (22.04%) MS Office
2 35 (18.82%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.84%) MS Visio
3 9 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.61%) Primavera
2 3 (1.61%) Teamcenter
2 3 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.15%) SaaS
1 4 (2.15%) Office 365
1 4 (2.15%) Symantec.cloud
2 3 (1.61%) IaaS
2 3 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.54%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 76 (40.86%) DNS
2 69 (37.10%) Firewall
3 53 (28.49%) DHCP
4 40 (21.51%) LAN
5 39 (20.97%) WAN
6 35 (18.82%) TCP/IP
7 31 (16.67%) SAN
8 24 (12.90%) Internet
9 15 (8.06%) VPN
10 13 (6.99%) NAS
11 9 (4.84%) Network Security
12 8 (4.30%) MPLS
13 7 (3.76%) Wireless
14 4 (2.15%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (2.15%) VLAN
14 4 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (2.15%) Unified Communications
14 4 (2.15%) DEFINITY
15 3 (1.61%) SSL
15 3 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (36.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.99%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (6.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.84%) MySQL
5 8 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.15%) 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
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Visual Studio
1 5 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 40 (21.51%) Finance
2 33 (17.74%) Back Office
3 17 (9.14%) Online Betting
4 13 (6.99%) Publishing
5 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.30%) Aerospace
7 6 (3.23%) Retail
8 4 (2.15%) Law
8 4 (2.15%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (27.42%) Analyst
2 43 (23.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 39 (20.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 35 (18.82%) Support Engineer
5 26 (13.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 25 (13.44%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (13.44%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 22 (11.83%) Support Analyst
8 21 (11.29%) Administrator
8 21 (11.29%) Systems Administrator
9 18 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (6.99%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (5.91%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 11 (5.91%) IT Support
12 10 (5.38%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (5.38%) Architect
13 8 (4.30%) Desktop Support
13 8 (4.30%) Help Desk Technician
13 8 (4.30%) Applications Architect
14 7 (3.76%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.68%) .NET
2 17 (9.14%) Web Services
3 5 (2.69%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.15%) MDX
5 2 (1.08%) Middleware
6 1 (0.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.89%) Data Centre
2 21 (11.29%) Clustering
3 16 (8.60%) Blackberry
4 12 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.76%) Fat Client
5 7 (3.76%) iSeries
5 7 (3.76%) Mainframe
5 7 (3.76%) Thin Client
5 7 (3.76%) BYOD
6 5 (2.69%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.61%) Biometrics
7 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.08%) iPad
9 1 (0.54%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.54%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 186 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (50.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 69 (37.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (21.51%) Linux
5 38 (20.43%) Windows 7
6 21 (11.29%) Windows 8
7 20 (10.75%) Mac OS X
8 16 (8.60%) Mac OS
9 14 (7.53%) Windows XP
10 8 (4.30%) UNIX
11 5 (2.69%) HPUX
12 3 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 26 (13.98%) ITIL
3 24 (12.90%) Project Management
3 24 (12.90%) Load Balancing
4 23 (12.37%) Server Building
5 19 (10.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (10.22%) Migration
6 18 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 17 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (9.14%) High Availability
8 15 (8.06%) Business Continuity
9 14 (7.53%) Configuration Management
10 13 (6.99%) Release Management
11 11 (5.91%) Change Management
11 11 (5.91%) Service Management
11 11 (5.91%) Server Patching
12 10 (5.38%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.38%) Strategic Planning
13 9 (4.84%) Data Management
13 9 (4.84%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.51%) SQL
2 23 (12.37%) C
3 19 (10.22%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.30%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.69%) X++
5 5 (2.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (15.05%) MCP
3 16 (8.60%) MCSE
4 14 (7.53%) Security Cleared
5 13 (6.99%) MCITP
6 12 (6.45%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.76%) HND
8 6 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.23%) Degree
9 5 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.69%) CCNP
10 3 (1.61%) MCSA
10 3 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.08%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.91%) SLA
2 7 (3.76%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.54%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 149 (80.11%) Active Directory
2 90 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (18.82%) Hyper-V
4 34 (18.28%) vSphere
5 25 (13.44%) XenApp
6 23 (12.37%) VMware ESX
6 23 (12.37%) Microsoft App-V
7 22 (11.83%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (5.38%) XenDesktop
10 6 (3.23%) ISA Server
11 5 (2.69%) XenServer
12 4 (2.15%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (2.15%) UAG
Systems Management
1 55 (29.57%) SCCM
2 27 (14.52%) WSUS
3 21 (11.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 14 (7.53%) SCOM
4 14 (7.53%) SCSM
5 13 (6.99%) ARCserve
6 11 (5.91%) NetBackup
7 10 (5.38%) Backup Exec
8 6 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (2.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (1.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 106 (56.99%) VMware
2 79 (42.47%) Microsoft
3 50 (26.88%) Citrix
4 41 (22.04%) Cisco
5 29 (15.59%) HP
6 26 (13.98%) Symantec
7 18 (9.68%) IBM
8 17 (9.14%) Dell
8 17 (9.14%) Dell Compellent
9 16 (8.60%) NetApp
10 13 (6.99%) Sophos
10 13 (6.99%) Lumension
11 10 (5.38%) McAfee
12 9 (4.84%) SolarWinds
13 8 (4.30%) Oracle
14 6 (3.23%) CA
15 5 (2.69%) Avaya
16 4 (2.15%) Brocade
16 4 (2.15%) Riverbed
16 4 (2.15%) Tableau
Crawley, West Sussex
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
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Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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