The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 24 58
Rank change year-on-year -14 +34  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 49 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 5.22% 8.25% 2.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.39% 22.90% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 46 15
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +57.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £50,000 £29,600
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 Guildford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 158 214 282
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 45.80% 36.03% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 143 166 247
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Guildford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Guildford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (77.27%) Active Directory
4 28 (63.64%) Windows Server
5 25 (56.82%) Office 365
6 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (50.00%) Windows 7
7 21 (47.73%) Firewall
8 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (43.18%) VMware
10 15 (34.09%) Hyper-V
11 14 (31.82%) LAN
11 14 (31.82%) WAN
11 14 (31.82%) ITIL
12 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
13 12 (27.27%) Windows 10
14 11 (25.00%) Network Security
14 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (22.73%) vSphere
15 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
16 9 (20.45%) SQL
16 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
16 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Office
16 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
16 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
16 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
16 9 (20.45%) VPN
16 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.18%) IIS
3 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (56.82%) Office 365
2 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) IaaS
3 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) Firewall
2 14 (31.82%) LAN
2 14 (31.82%) WAN
3 11 (25.00%) Network Security
4 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
4 9 (20.45%) VPN
5 6 (13.64%) Intranet
5 6 (13.64%) Wireless
6 3 (6.82%) Internet
6 3 (6.82%) VLAN
7 2 (4.55%) SAN
7 2 (4.55%) Softphone
8 1 (2.27%) DNS
8 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.27%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 8 (18.18%) OLAP
3 8 (18.18%) OLTP
3 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
2 8 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Law
2 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.36%) Marketing
2 5 (11.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.27%) Military
3 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) IT Support
2 17 (38.64%) Administrator
3 14 (31.82%) Support Engineer
4 13 (29.55%) IT Engineer
4 13 (29.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (27.27%) Desktop Support
6 11 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (18.18%) DBA
7 8 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) SQL DBA
8 6 (13.64%) Network Administrator
9 5 (11.36%) Active Directory Engineer
9 5 (11.36%) Active Directory Support
9 5 (11.36%) Active Directory Support Engineer
9 5 (11.36%) Analyst
9 5 (11.36%) Exchange Engineer
9 5 (11.36%) Exchange Support
9 5 (11.36%) Office 365 Engineer
9 5 (11.36%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Replication
2 5 (11.36%) Clustering
2 5 (11.36%) iPhone
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 22 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
6 12 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 6 (13.64%) Mac OS X
8 5 (11.36%) Android
9 2 (4.55%) Linux
9 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Database Mirroring
2 8 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (18.18%) ETL
2 8 (18.18%) High Availability
2 8 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
2 8 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (18.18%) SDLC
3 5 (11.36%) Database Security
4 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.09%) Security Management
5 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.82%) Statistics
6 2 (4.55%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 1 (2.27%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (2.27%) IT Strategy
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.27%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
1 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) CCNA
1 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (13.64%) MCSA
1 6 (13.64%) MCSE
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.36%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (2.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.09%) Hyper-V
3 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (22.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (43.18%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) SolarWinds
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (4.55%) Apple
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) Tableau