Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 95 89
Rank change year-on-year -37 -6 -40
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 74 131 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.85% 3.12% 3.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.23% 10.81% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 64 108 113
Hertfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,225 £24,600
90th Percentile £55,875 £60,625 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +5.63%

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 1,023 1,212 1,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 25.60% 28.87% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 766 1,025 828
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £71,800 £67,500 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.80%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -25 36 £45,000 +11.11% 1
Hemel Hempstead -9 9 £31,500 -37.00% 2
Hatfield - 4 £48,750 - 2
Stevenage +12 3 - -
St Albans +3 3 £32,000 -10.49%
Welwyn Garden City -34 2 - - 1
Tring - 2 £37,500 -
Borehamwood +7 1 £36,000 +10.77%
Bishop's Stortford -1 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Waltham Cross - 1 £35,000 - 1
Windows Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (70.27%) Microsoft
3 47 (63.51%) Windows Server
4 45 (60.81%) Windows 10
4 45 (60.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (60.81%) Windows 7
4 45 (60.81%) Active Directory
5 44 (59.46%) VMware
6 39 (52.70%) Microsoft Office
7 30 (40.54%) Office 365
8 26 (35.14%) MS Exchange
9 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (31.08%) Firewall
11 22 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (27.03%) Citrix
12 20 (27.03%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (24.32%) DNS
14 17 (22.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 16 (21.62%) SQL
15 16 (21.62%) Hyper-V
16 15 (20.27%) DHCP
17 14 (18.92%) XenApp
18 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
19 11 (14.86%) XenDesktop
19 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
19 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2013
19 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
20 10 (13.51%) ITIL
20 10 (13.51%) LAN
21 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP

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 26 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.11%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.70%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 39 (52.70%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.76%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.05%) Windchill
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (40.54%) Office 365
2 22 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.05%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.08%) Firewall
2 18 (24.32%) DNS
3 15 (20.27%) DHCP
4 10 (13.51%) LAN
5 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
6 8 (10.81%) VPN
7 6 (8.11%) SAN
7 6 (8.11%) WAN
8 5 (6.76%) NAS
8 5 (6.76%) Structured Cabling
8 5 (6.76%) Wireless
9 4 (5.41%) ADSL
9 4 (5.41%) Unified Communications
10 3 (4.05%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.70%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.70%) Network Security
11 2 (2.70%) Skype
11 2 (2.70%) VoIP
12 1 (1.35%) PBX
12 1 (1.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (1.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Back Office
2 2 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (1.35%) Local Government
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (51.35%) Support Engineer
2 30 (40.54%) IT Support
3 28 (37.84%) IT Engineer
4 25 (33.78%) IT Support Engineer
5 13 (17.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (16.22%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (14.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (12.16%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (12.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (12.16%) Analyst
8 9 (12.16%) Consultant
8 9 (12.16%) Server Engineer
8 9 (12.16%) Windows Server Engineer
9 7 (9.46%) Cloud Consultant
9 7 (9.46%) Exchange Engineer
9 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 6 (8.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
10 6 (8.11%) IT Analyst
10 6 (8.11%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) ADSI
1 1 (1.35%) LDAP
1 1 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) BYOD
4 2 (2.70%) Clustering
4 2 (2.70%) Handset
4 2 (2.70%) Replication
4 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) EPoS
5 1 (1.35%) PKI
5 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (63.51%) Windows Server
3 45 (60.81%) Windows 10
3 45 (60.81%) Windows 7
3 45 (60.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (10.81%) Linux
5 7 (9.46%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.70%) Android
6 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (22.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (13.51%) ITIL
4 8 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.11%) Presales
6 5 (6.76%) ITIL V3
6 5 (6.76%) Process Improvement
6 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (5.41%) Decision-Making
7 4 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.41%) Web Filtering
8 3 (4.05%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.05%) Information Security
8 3 (4.05%) Server Building
8 3 (4.05%) Service Management
8 3 (4.05%) Statistics
8 3 (4.05%) Time Management
9 2 (2.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) SQL
2 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.41%) MCP
3 3 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.70%) CCNA
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.70%) Degree
4 2 (2.70%) MCSA
4 2 (2.70%) MCSE
4 2 (2.70%) MCTS
5 1 (1.35%) CCA
5 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.35%) MCITP
5 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (60.81%) Active Directory
2 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 14 (18.92%) XenApp
5 11 (14.86%) XenDesktop
6 9 (12.16%) XenServer
7 6 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (5.41%) vSphere
9 2 (2.70%) Firmware
9 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) SCCM
2 4 (5.41%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (4.05%) SCOM
4 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.70%) Puppet
4 2 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 44 (59.46%) VMware
3 20 (27.03%) Citrix
4 8 (10.81%) Avaya
4 8 (10.81%) Meraki
5 6 (8.11%) Cisco
5 6 (8.11%) HP
5 6 (8.11%) Veeam
6 5 (6.76%) IBM
7 4 (5.41%) Asigra
7 4 (5.41%) WatchGuard
8 3 (4.05%) NetApp
8 3 (4.05%) PTC
8 3 (4.05%) SAP
8 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.70%) Apple
9 2 (2.70%) Lotus
9 2 (2.70%) Mitel
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle
9 2 (2.70%) Siemens