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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 94 48 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.84% 4.85% 5.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.61% 15.29% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 87 43 66
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.52%
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
367 314 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.52% 31.72% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 330 294 399
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +16 54 £46,000 - 1
Worthing +1 19 £29,025 -3.75% 9
Shoreham-by-Sea +1 4 £22,500 -40.78%
Burgess Hill +1 4 £31,000 +51.21%
East Grinstead - 3 £55,000 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £24,000 - 2
Horsham - 1 £47,500 -
Chichester - 1 £45,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 155 (100.00%) Windows
2 120 (77.42%) VMware
3 111 (71.61%) Active Directory
4 107 (69.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 65 (41.94%) VMware ESX
5 65 (41.94%) vSphere
6 62 (40.00%) Finance
6 62 (40.00%) Citrix
7 60 (38.71%) Microsoft
8 47 (30.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 40 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (24.52%) XenApp
11 37 (23.87%) MS Exchange
12 31 (20.00%) SAN
13 30 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
14 28 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
15 26 (16.77%) DNS
16 25 (16.13%) SQL Server
16 25 (16.13%) Publishing
16 25 (16.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 24 (15.48%) Firewall
17 24 (15.48%) MCP
18 23 (14.84%) Hyper-V
19 22 (14.19%) SCCM
19 22 (14.19%) ITIL
20 21 (13.55%) MCSE
20 21 (13.55%) SCOM
21 20 (12.90%) Windows 7
22 19 (12.26%) Linux
22 19 (12.26%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (23.87%) MS Exchange
2 30 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (10.32%) SharePoint
4 14 (9.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (7.74%) IIS
5 12 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (4.52%) Lync
8 4 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.29%) Apache
9 2 (1.29%) Moodle
10 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.65%) nginx
10 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (9.68%) MS Office
2 13 (8.39%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.23%) MS Project
4 2 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (20.00%) SAN
2 26 (16.77%) DNS
3 24 (15.48%) Firewall
4 19 (12.26%) DHCP
5 16 (10.32%) WAN
6 15 (9.68%) TCP/IP
6 15 (9.68%) LAN
7 11 (7.10%) Internet
8 6 (3.87%) VoIP
8 6 (3.87%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (3.23%) VPN
10 4 (2.58%) SNMP
10 4 (2.58%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.94%) VLAN
11 3 (1.94%) NAS
11 3 (1.94%) Wireless
12 2 (1.29%) PBX
12 2 (1.29%) HTTP
12 2 (1.29%) IPsec
12 2 (1.29%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.58%) MySQL
2 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.65%) UniData
3 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 62 (40.00%) Finance
2 25 (16.13%) Publishing
3 2 (1.29%) Electronics
3 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.29%) Military
4 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (43.23%) Analyst
2 60 (38.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 56 (36.13%) Senior Analyst
3 56 (36.13%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 16 (10.32%) Support Engineer
5 14 (9.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 9 (5.81%) Designer
8 9 (5.81%) Infrastructure Designer
8 9 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (5.81%) Administrator
9 8 (5.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.52%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.23%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 5 (3.23%) Help Desk Support
11 5 (3.23%) Senior Support Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.23%) Desktop Analyst
11 5 (3.23%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.23%) Software Packaging
1 5 (3.23%) .NET
2 4 (2.58%) Web Services
3 2 (1.29%) HTML
4 1 (0.65%) HTML5
4 1 (0.65%) XML
4 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.65%) COM
4 1 (0.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 12 (7.74%) Clustering
3 8 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.23%) iPad
5 4 (2.58%) iPhone
6 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.29%) VLE
7 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.65%) Telematics
7 1 (0.65%) FMCG
7 1 (0.65%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 155 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (30.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (12.90%) Windows 7
5 19 (12.26%) Linux
6 9 (5.81%) Mac OS X
7 8 (5.16%) UNIX
7 8 (5.16%) Mac OS
7 8 (5.16%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (2.58%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.58%) Windows Phone
9 3 (1.94%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.94%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.94%) Android
10 2 (1.29%) CentOS
11 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.19%) ITIL
2 16 (10.32%) Project Management
3 15 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 12 (7.74%) Load Balancing
5 10 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 6 (3.87%) Mentoring
7 5 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (3.23%) ITIL V3
7 5 (3.23%) High Availability
7 5 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (2.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (2.58%) Release Management
8 4 (2.58%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (2.58%) Business Continuity
8 4 (2.58%) Supplier Management
8 4 (2.58%) Capacity Management
9 3 (1.94%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (1.94%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (1.94%) Asset Management
9 3 (1.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.32%) SQL
2 7 (4.52%) C
3 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.65%) Ruby
4 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.65%) PHP5
4 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.65%) Perl
4 1 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (15.48%) MCP
3 21 (13.55%) MCSE
4 9 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.16%) MCSA
6 6 (3.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.23%) Degree
8 3 (1.94%) CCNA
8 3 (1.94%) CCA
8 3 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.29%) CCNP
9 2 (1.29%) MCDBA
9 2 (1.29%) MCSD
9 2 (1.29%) HND
9 2 (1.29%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.29%) HP ASE
9 2 (1.29%) MCITP
9 2 (1.29%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.87%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 111 (71.61%) Active Directory
2 107 (69.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (41.94%) VMware ESX
3 65 (41.94%) vSphere
4 38 (24.52%) XenApp
5 25 (16.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 23 (14.84%) Hyper-V
7 11 (7.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (3.23%) UAG
8 5 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.58%) Terminal Services
9 4 (2.58%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.29%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.65%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 22 (14.19%) SCCM
2 21 (13.55%) SCOM
3 16 (10.32%) NetBackup
4 11 (7.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (6.45%) HP Data Protector
6 9 (5.81%) Backup Exec
7 5 (3.23%) AppDNA
7 5 (3.23%) SCVMM
8 4 (2.58%) ARCserve
8 4 (2.58%) WSUS
8 4 (2.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (2.58%) SCSM
9 3 (1.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 120 (77.42%) VMware
2 62 (40.00%) Citrix
3 60 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 17 (10.97%) HP
4 17 (10.97%) Cisco
5 15 (9.68%) Symantec
6 10 (6.45%) NetApp
7 8 (5.16%) Sophos
8 7 (4.52%) Dell
9 6 (3.87%) McAfee
9 6 (3.87%) 3PAR
10 5 (3.23%) Veeam
10 5 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.23%) CA
11 4 (2.58%) Juniper
11 4 (2.58%) Fortinet
11 4 (2.58%) Lumension
12 3 (1.94%) Altiris
12 3 (1.94%) Draytek
12 3 (1.94%) IBM
Littlehampton
The Body Shop International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35575 - £40800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Hudson IT
Salary: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £12,500 to £13,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago