Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 102 106
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 -52
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 90 128 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.33% 2.87% 2.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.63% 9.95% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 68 103 100
Hertfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £31,775 £25,000 £22,600
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year - -4.11% +4.29%

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

All Operating Systems
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,043 1,286 1,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 26.97% 28.88% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 763 1,065 873
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £71,800 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -10 47 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hemel Hempstead +3 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Waltham Cross - 4 £55,000 -
Cheshunt - 4 £50,000 -
Stevenage +11 3 - -
St Albans -1 3 £32,000 +2.40%
Hatfield - 3 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -35 2 - - 1
Tring - 2 £37,500 -
Borehamwood +2 1 £22,500 -30.77%
Windows Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (82.22%) Microsoft
3 69 (76.67%) Windows 7
4 63 (70.00%) Active Directory
5 58 (64.44%) VMware
5 58 (64.44%) Windows Server
6 56 (62.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (55.56%) Windows 10
8 45 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
9 40 (44.44%) Office 365
10 37 (41.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 36 (40.00%) Firewall
12 27 (30.00%) ITIL
12 27 (30.00%) Hyper-V
13 24 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
14 23 (25.56%) Windows 8
14 23 (25.56%) DNS
15 22 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
16 20 (22.22%) DHCP
16 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
16 20 (22.22%) Citrix
16 20 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (21.11%) Cisco
18 17 (18.89%) Skype for Business
18 17 (18.89%) PowerShell
19 15 (16.67%) SQL
20 14 (15.56%) MS Exchange
21 13 (14.44%) Disaster Recovery
21 13 (14.44%) Structured Cabling
21 13 (14.44%) Mimecast

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 17 (18.89%) Skype for Business
2 14 (15.56%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.56%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.22%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 45 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.56%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.33%) Windchill
4 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (44.44%) Office 365
2 22 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (14.44%) Mimecast
4 7 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (40.00%) Firewall
2 23 (25.56%) DNS
3 20 (22.22%) DHCP
4 13 (14.44%) Structured Cabling
5 12 (13.33%) VPN
6 11 (12.22%) Remote Desktop
6 11 (12.22%) Wireless
7 9 (10.00%) LAN
8 7 (7.78%) TCP/IP
8 7 (7.78%) Unified Communications
9 5 (5.56%) NAS
9 5 (5.56%) Network Security
9 5 (5.56%) SAN
9 5 (5.56%) WAN
10 4 (4.44%) ADSL
10 4 (4.44%) PBX
10 4 (4.44%) VLAN
11 3 (3.33%) Skype
12 2 (2.22%) Kerberos
12 2 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (1.11%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (4.44%) Marketing
2 3 (3.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (47.78%) Support Engineer
2 31 (34.44%) IT Engineer
3 29 (32.22%) IT Support
4 28 (31.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 16 (17.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (15.56%) Analyst
7 10 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (7.78%) Desktop Support
9 7 (7.78%) Support Analyst
10 6 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (6.67%) Consultant
10 6 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 5 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 5 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
11 5 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
11 5 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) ADSI
1 2 (2.22%) LDAP
1 2 (2.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.44%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.33%) Clustering
4 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.22%) BYOD
5 2 (2.22%) Handset
5 2 (2.22%) PKI
5 2 (2.22%) Replication
5 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) EPoS
6 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (76.67%) Windows 7
3 58 (64.44%) Windows Server
4 56 (62.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (55.56%) Windows 10
6 23 (25.56%) Windows 8
7 8 (8.89%) Linux
8 7 (7.78%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.22%) Android
9 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.00%) ITIL
2 24 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (14.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 11 (12.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 9 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (8.89%) Process Improvement
7 8 (8.89%) Server Management
7 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (7.78%) ITIL V2
8 7 (7.78%) Patch Management
8 7 (7.78%) Server Building
8 7 (7.78%) Server Patching
9 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.56%) Business Continuity
10 5 (5.56%) Project Management
11 4 (4.44%) Creative Marketing
11 4 (4.44%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.89%) PowerShell
2 15 (16.67%) SQL
3 7 (7.78%) Bash Shell
3 7 (7.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.11%) MCP
3 6 (6.67%) MCTS
4 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) CCNA
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.22%) Degree
5 2 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.22%) MCSA
5 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) MCSE
6 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 37 (41.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (12.22%) vSphere
6 8 (8.89%) XenApp
7 5 (5.56%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.44%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (4.44%) XenServer
9 2 (2.22%) Firmware
9 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) SCCM
2 7 (7.78%) AirWatch
2 7 (7.78%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.33%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.22%) Puppet
4 2 (2.22%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (82.22%) Microsoft
2 58 (64.44%) VMware
3 20 (22.22%) Citrix
4 19 (21.11%) Cisco
5 12 (13.33%) Veeam
6 11 (12.22%) Avaya
7 9 (10.00%) Apple
8 8 (8.89%) Sophos
9 7 (7.78%) Asigra
9 7 (7.78%) Meraki
10 5 (5.56%) Lotus
11 4 (4.44%) HP
11 4 (4.44%) SonicWALL
11 4 (4.44%) WatchGuard
12 3 (3.33%) IBM
12 3 (3.33%) PTC
12 3 (3.33%) Zerto
13 2 (2.22%) Juniper
13 2 (2.22%) SAP
13 2 (2.22%) Siemens