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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 30 44 60
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 93 65 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.12% 5.20% 3.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.28% 15.70% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81 59 45
Average salary £29,025 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.60% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,300 £51,500
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
383 414 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 33.45% 33.12% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 338 377 358
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,700
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 27 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 27 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 0 37 £42,500 -7.60% 2
Worthing +2 21 £29,025 -27.43%
Horsham +5 9 £26,500 -9.40% 1
East Grinstead - 4 £48,750 -
Haywards Heath +3 3 £26,000 -10.34% 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - 3 £22,000 -
Burgess Hill -5 2 £31,750 +15.45%
Gatwick +16 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 27 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Windows
2 109 (68.13%) Active Directory
3 105 (65.63%) VMware
4 95 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 71 (44.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 60 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 51 (31.88%) MS Exchange
8 50 (31.25%) Citrix
8 50 (31.25%) VMware ESX
9 47 (29.38%) Finance
10 45 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 44 (27.50%) vSphere
12 39 (24.38%) SQL Server
13 38 (23.75%) DNS
14 37 (23.13%) Windows 7
15 36 (22.50%) Firewall
15 36 (22.50%) SAN
16 33 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
17 29 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
18 28 (17.50%) MS Office
19 27 (16.88%) WAN
19 27 (16.88%) Hyper-V
19 27 (16.88%) SCCM
20 26 (16.25%) XenApp
20 26 (16.25%) LAN
21 24 (15.00%) MCP
22 23 (14.38%) MCSE
22 23 (14.38%) DHCP
22 23 (14.38%) HP
23 22 (13.75%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 51 (31.88%) MS Exchange
2 33 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (11.25%) IIS
5 16 (10.00%) Lync
6 15 (9.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (8.75%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.25%) Moodle
9 2 (1.25%) Apache
10 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.63%) SAS
10 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.63%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (17.50%) MS Office
2 16 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.50%) MS Project
4 2 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (23.75%) DNS
2 36 (22.50%) SAN
2 36 (22.50%) Firewall
3 27 (16.88%) WAN
4 26 (16.25%) LAN
5 23 (14.38%) DHCP
6 16 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 13 (8.13%) Internet
8 8 (5.00%) Wireless
9 6 (3.75%) VoIP
9 6 (3.75%) NAS
10 5 (3.13%) VPN
11 4 (2.50%) IP Telephony
12 3 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.25%) PPTP
13 2 (1.25%) IPsec
13 2 (1.25%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.25%) VLAN
13 2 (1.25%) Intranet
13 2 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (24.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.63%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.50%) MySQL
7 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.63%) UniData
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 47 (29.38%) Finance
2 19 (11.88%) Publishing
3 4 (2.50%) Back Office
4 2 (1.25%) Electronics
4 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.25%) Military
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (33.75%) Analyst
2 44 (27.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 39 (24.38%) Senior Analyst
3 39 (24.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 24 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 22 (13.75%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (8.75%) Support Analyst
8 11 (6.88%) Infrastructure Designer
8 11 (6.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (6.88%) Designer
9 10 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.63%) Administrator
11 8 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 8 (5.00%) Desktop Support
11 8 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
11 8 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 7 (4.38%) Technical Engineer
12 7 (4.38%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.25%) Web Services
2 9 (5.63%) .NET
3 5 (3.13%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.25%) HTML
5 1 (0.63%) HTML5
5 1 (0.63%) COM
5 1 (0.63%) CSS
5 1 (0.63%) XML
5 1 (0.63%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.88%) Clustering
2 17 (10.63%) Blackberry
3 7 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.13%) iPad
5 3 (1.88%) iPhone
5 3 (1.88%) Biometrics
6 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.25%) VLE
7 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) GIS
7 1 (0.63%) Telematics
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 160 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (44.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 45 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (23.13%) Windows 7
5 20 (12.50%) Linux
6 11 (6.88%) Windows XP
6 11 (6.88%) Mac OS X
6 11 (6.88%) Windows 8
6 11 (6.88%) Mac OS
7 6 (3.75%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (2.50%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.88%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.25%) CentOS
10 2 (1.25%) UNIX
10 2 (1.25%) Android
10 2 (1.25%) HPUX
11 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (11.25%) Project Management
1 18 (11.25%) Load Balancing
2 17 (10.63%) ITIL
3 16 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 10 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (6.25%) Release Management
4 10 (6.25%) High Availability
5 9 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (5.63%) Business Continuity
6 7 (4.38%) Mentoring
7 6 (3.75%) ITIL V3
8 5 (3.13%) Service Management
8 5 (3.13%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (3.13%) Performance Management
9 4 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.50%) Configuration Management
10 3 (1.88%) Asset Management
10 3 (1.88%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (1.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (1.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.63%) SQL
2 10 (6.25%) C
3 4 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.63%) Ruby
4 1 (0.63%) PHP5
4 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.63%) Perl
4 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (15.00%) MCP
3 23 (14.38%) MCSE
4 6 (3.75%) MCITP
4 6 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.13%) Degree
6 4 (2.50%) MCSA
6 4 (2.50%) CCNA
7 3 (1.88%) CCA
7 3 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.88%) HP ASE
8 2 (1.25%) MCSD
8 2 (1.25%) HND
8 2 (1.25%) MCDBA
8 2 (1.25%) CCNP
8 2 (1.25%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.25%) MCPD
8 2 (1.25%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) SLA
System Software
1 109 (68.13%) Active Directory
2 95 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (31.25%) VMware ESX
4 44 (27.50%) vSphere
5 27 (16.88%) Hyper-V
6 26 (16.25%) XenApp
7 17 (10.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 16 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (4.38%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.50%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.88%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.25%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.63%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (16.88%) SCCM
2 17 (10.63%) SCOM
3 12 (7.50%) HP Data Protector
3 12 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 10 (6.25%) WSUS
5 9 (5.63%) ARCserve
5 9 (5.63%) SCSM
6 7 (4.38%) SCVMM
7 6 (3.75%) NetBackup
8 5 (3.13%) AppDNA
9 4 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (1.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 105 (65.63%) VMware
2 60 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 50 (31.25%) Citrix
4 23 (14.38%) HP
5 22 (13.75%) Cisco
6 16 (10.00%) Symantec
7 13 (8.13%) NetApp
7 13 (8.13%) Sophos
8 12 (7.50%) Dell
9 9 (5.63%) Lumension
10 8 (5.00%) CA
11 7 (4.38%) McAfee
11 7 (4.38%) 3PAR
12 5 (3.13%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.50%) Veeam
13 4 (2.50%) Brocade
14 3 (1.88%) Sage
14 3 (1.88%) Altiris
14 3 (1.88%) SonicWALL
14 3 (1.88%) Draytek
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £19000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Littlehampton
The Body Shop International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Crawley
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £15,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago