The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 76 85
Rank change year-on-year +28 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.37% 1.24% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.07% 5.73% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 12
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +78.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 166 192 273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 24.16% 21.69% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 151 166 236
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Brighton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Brighton.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Brighton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Brighton over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 62 (100.00%) Windows
1 62 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 52 (83.87%) SQL Server
3 51 (82.26%) Microsoft
4 45 (72.58%) SQL
5 42 (67.74%) Performance Tuning
5 42 (67.74%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (29.03%) Linux
7 17 (27.42%) VMware
8 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
9 15 (24.19%) Process Improvement
10 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (19.35%) SAN
11 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
12 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
13 9 (14.52%) Firewall
13 9 (14.52%) Office 365
13 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (14.52%) Hyper-V
14 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (11.29%) IIS
15 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
16 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
16 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (8.06%) EMC NetWorker

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
3 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (11.29%) IIS
4 4 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (14.52%) Office 365
2 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) SAN
2 9 (14.52%) Firewall
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (6.45%) DNS
5 2 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (83.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Power BI
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Administrator
2 42 (67.74%) DBA
3 28 (45.16%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (24.19%) SQL DBA
5 12 (19.35%) Support Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Support
8 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (9.68%) Server Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Analyst
10 4 (6.45%) IT Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) IT Support
10 4 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Office 365 Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Server Support
10 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
11 3 (4.84%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) COM+
2 1 (1.61%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 42 (67.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
1 62 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 18 (29.03%) Linux
3 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Vista
6 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (67.74%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (24.19%) Process Improvement
3 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.84%) Capacity Management
4 3 (4.84%) High Availability
4 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.84%) Patch Management
4 3 (4.84%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.23%) Change Control
5 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.61%) ITIL
6 1 (1.61%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.61%) Line Management
6 1 (1.61%) SEO
6 1 (1.61%) Software Licensing
6 1 (1.61%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (72.58%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) C#
2 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
1 3 (4.84%) Master's Degree
1 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.52%) Hyper-V
2 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) vSphere
3 3 (4.84%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (8.06%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 51 (82.26%) Microsoft
2 17 (27.42%) VMware
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco
3 5 (8.06%) EMC
3 5 (8.06%) LANDesk
3 5 (8.06%) Palo Alto
3 5 (8.06%) Splunk
4 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
4 2 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Tableau
5 1 (1.61%) Zerto