Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 111 71
Rank change year-on-year -34 -40 -30
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 68 110 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.59% 2.63% 3.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.51% 10.60% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 60 88 180
Hertfordshire median annual salary £39,500 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.22% +12.31% -
10th Percentile £28,850 £25,000 £23,950
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,750 £51,375
East of England median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% - -

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 1,044 1,038 1,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.35% 24.81% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 816 883 882
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -17 24 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -8 12 £30,000 -16.08% 1
Stevenage -7 8 £26,500 +39.47% 1
Hatfield -6 5 £47,500 +39.71%
Borehamwood +16 3 £36,000 +2.86% 2
Welwyn Garden City -32 2 - -
Tring - 2 £37,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £29,250 -
Potters Bar - 2 £31,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £32,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (77.94%) Active Directory
2 53 (77.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (73.53%) Windows Server
4 48 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 37 (54.41%) VMware
6 34 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 34 (50.00%) Windows 7
7 32 (47.06%) Office 365
7 32 (47.06%) Windows 10
8 22 (32.35%) Citrix
9 21 (30.88%) Microsoft Azure
10 19 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (27.94%) SQL
11 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
12 15 (22.06%) XenApp
13 13 (19.12%) DNS
13 13 (19.12%) PowerShell
13 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (19.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 12 (17.65%) TCP/IP
14 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
15 11 (16.18%) Firewall
15 11 (16.18%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (16.18%) XenDesktop
16 10 (14.71%) DHCP
17 9 (13.24%) ITIL
17 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (13.24%) XenServer

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 34 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.88%) IIS
6 3 (4.41%) Apache
6 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.94%) ThingWorx
8 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.41%) Windchill
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 32 (47.06%) Office 365
2 21 (30.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.94%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) DNS
2 12 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 11 (16.18%) Firewall
4 10 (14.71%) DHCP
5 7 (10.29%) VPN
6 5 (7.35%) LAN
6 5 (7.35%) WAN
7 2 (2.94%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.94%) SAN
7 2 (2.94%) SMS
7 2 (2.94%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.94%) Wireless
8 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.47%) FTP
8 1 (1.47%) Internet
8 1 (1.47%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.47%) IPsec
8 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) GIS
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.47%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.47%) MSI
2 1 (1.47%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.47%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Legal
3 2 (2.94%) Local Government
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Support Engineer
2 18 (26.47%) IT Support
3 15 (22.06%) Analyst
4 12 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (16.18%) Consultant
5 11 (16.18%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (14.71%) IT Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) Support Analyst
7 9 (13.24%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (13.24%) IT Engineer
7 9 (13.24%) IT Support Analyst
7 9 (13.24%) IT Support Engineer
8 8 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 8 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (11.76%) Exchange Engineer
8 8 (11.76%) Server Engineer
8 8 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
9 7 (10.29%) Cloud Consultant
9 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) Middleware
2 1 (1.47%) ADSI
2 1 (1.47%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
1 5 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (4.41%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.94%) BYOD
3 2 (2.94%) Clustering
3 2 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) Fintech
4 1 (1.47%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (77.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (73.53%) Windows Server
4 34 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 32 (47.06%) Windows 10
6 8 (11.76%) Linux
6 8 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.41%) Unix
8 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.94%) Android
10 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (16.18%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (13.24%) ITIL
4 6 (8.82%) Presales
5 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 4 (5.88%) Statistics
7 3 (4.41%) Coaching
7 3 (4.41%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.41%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.41%) Process Improvement
7 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.41%) Time Management
8 2 (2.94%) Break/Fix
8 2 (2.94%) Creative Thinking
8 2 (2.94%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) SQL
2 13 (19.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.35%) MCP
3 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.41%) MCSE
3 3 (4.41%) MCTS
3 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.94%) CCNA
4 2 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.94%) MCITP
5 1 (1.47%) CCA
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.47%) MCSA
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (77.94%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (22.06%) XenApp
4 11 (16.18%) XenDesktop
5 9 (13.24%) XenServer
6 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
7 5 (7.35%) vSphere
8 4 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.47%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) SCCM
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (4.41%) SCOM
3 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.94%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.94%) Puppet
3 2 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.94%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.47%) Simpana
4 1 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.47%) WMI
4 1 (1.47%) WSUS
4 1 (1.47%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 48 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 37 (54.41%) VMware
3 22 (32.35%) Citrix
4 7 (10.29%) Meraki
5 6 (8.82%) Cisco
5 6 (8.82%) IBM
6 5 (7.35%) HP
6 5 (7.35%) TIBCO
6 5 (7.35%) Veeam
7 4 (5.88%) NetApp
7 4 (5.88%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle
8 3 (4.41%) PTC
9 2 (2.94%) Apple
9 2 (2.94%) Aruba
9 2 (2.94%) Asigra
9 2 (2.94%) Avaya
9 2 (2.94%) Juniper
9 2 (2.94%) SAP
9 2 (2.94%) Siemens