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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 59 36
Rank change year-on-year -38 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 47 106 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.11% 4.05% 7.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.15% 16.41% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 41 87 150
Median salary £33,000 £32,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.12% +1.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,200 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 463 646 767
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 20.80% 24.66% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 384 495 614
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +2 18 £36,000 +12.50%
Watford -4 13 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Hatfield +29 2 £34,500 -20.68%
Stevenage -3 2 £23,250 -38.00%
Welwyn Garden City -5 2 £36,500 -2.66%
Kings Langley - 2 £37,500 -
Hertford - 1 £19,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £62,500 -
Welwyn - 1 £36,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 75 (78.95%) Windows Server
4 68 (71.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (66.32%) Active Directory
6 52 (54.74%) MS Excel
7 47 (49.47%) VMware
8 43 (45.26%) DNS
9 41 (43.16%) MS Exchange
9 41 (43.16%) VMware Infrastructure
10 40 (42.11%) Windows 7
10 40 (42.11%) DHCP
11 39 (41.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 39 (41.05%) Firewall
12 35 (36.84%) Office 365
13 33 (34.74%) MS Office
14 32 (33.68%) SQL Server
15 31 (32.63%) MCP
16 30 (31.58%) SQL
17 29 (30.53%) Data Centre
18 28 (29.47%) Cisco Certification
18 28 (29.47%) Cisco
19 27 (28.42%) TCP/IP
19 27 (28.42%) CCNA
19 27 (28.42%) Hyper-V
20 25 (26.32%) ITIL
21 23 (24.21%) Linux
22 22 (23.16%) WAN
23 20 (21.05%) Windows 10
23 20 (21.05%) VoIP

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 41 (43.16%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.89%) IIS
3 11 (11.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (11.58%) Skype for Business
4 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 52 (54.74%) MS Excel
2 33 (34.74%) MS Office
3 5 (5.26%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.05%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Sage 200
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (36.84%) Office 365
2 8 (8.42%) PaaS
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (45.26%) DNS
2 40 (42.11%) DHCP
3 39 (41.05%) Firewall
4 27 (28.42%) TCP/IP
5 22 (23.16%) WAN
6 20 (21.05%) VoIP
7 17 (17.89%) LAN
7 17 (17.89%) SAN
8 13 (13.68%) VPN
9 11 (11.58%) VLAN
10 10 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (8.42%) ISDN
11 8 (8.42%) MPLS
11 8 (8.42%) PBX
12 7 (7.37%) IP Telephony
12 7 (7.37%) iSCSI
13 5 (5.26%) NAS
14 4 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (4.21%) Internet
14 4 (4.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.68%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) JIRA
1 1 (1.05%) MSI
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (11.58%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.53%) Retail
3 4 (4.21%) Finance
4 2 (2.11%) Front Office
5 1 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (38.95%) Analyst
2 32 (33.68%) Support Analyst
3 30 (31.58%) Support Engineer
4 25 (26.32%) IT Support
5 22 (23.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 22 (23.16%) IT Analyst
6 20 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (20.00%) Server Support
8 18 (18.95%) IT Support Analyst
9 16 (16.84%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (13.68%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 13 (13.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (12.63%) Server Engineer
12 11 (11.58%) Windows Server Support
13 10 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
13 10 (10.53%) Windows Support Engineer
14 8 (8.42%) Help Desk Support
14 8 (8.42%) Help Desk Support Analyst
14 8 (8.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 8 (8.42%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) .NET
2 3 (3.16%) COM
2 3 (3.16%) CSS
2 3 (3.16%) HTML
2 3 (3.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.53%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.37%) Replication
3 5 (5.26%) iPad
4 4 (4.21%) Clustering
4 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.21%) Handset
5 3 (3.16%) EPoS
5 3 (3.16%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.16%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.05%) iPhone
7 1 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.05%) NHS
7 1 (1.05%) PACS
7 1 (1.05%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 68 (71.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (42.11%) Windows 7
5 23 (24.21%) Linux
6 20 (21.05%) Windows 10
7 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (14.74%) Windows XP
9 10 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (5.26%) Windows Vista
11 4 (4.21%) Windows 8
12 3 (3.16%) Mac OS
13 2 (2.11%) Android
14 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
14 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
14 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.32%) ITIL
2 20 (21.05%) Change Management
3 12 (12.63%) Problem Management
3 12 (12.63%) Project Management
4 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.47%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.42%) Coaching
6 8 (8.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (8.42%) Mathematics
7 7 (7.37%) ITIL V3
7 7 (7.37%) Process Improvement
8 6 (6.32%) CRM
8 6 (6.32%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (6.32%) Service Management
9 5 (5.26%) Logistics
9 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.21%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.21%) Network Load Balancing
11 3 (3.16%) Application Packaging
11 3 (3.16%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.58%) SQL
2 14 (14.74%) C
3 12 (12.63%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.42%) VB
5 7 (7.37%) C++
5 7 (7.37%) VBScript
6 6 (6.32%) C#
7 5 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.21%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.21%) Python
9 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 39 (41.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (32.63%) MCP
3 28 (29.47%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (28.42%) CCNA
5 18 (18.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (17.89%) MCSE
7 16 (16.84%) MCTS
8 13 (13.68%) Degree
9 12 (12.63%) MCITP
10 10 (10.53%) A+ Certification
11 7 (7.37%) CCAA
11 7 (7.37%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (5.26%) MCSA
13 2 (2.11%) CCNP
13 2 (2.11%) MCDST
13 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
13 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.63%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 63 (66.32%) Active Directory
2 41 (43.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (28.42%) Hyper-V
4 18 (18.95%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (13.68%) Terminal Services
6 12 (12.63%) VMware ESX
7 7 (7.37%) vSphere
8 5 (5.26%) XenApp
9 4 (4.21%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (2.11%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (2.11%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (16.84%) SCCM
2 12 (12.63%) SCOM
3 5 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (3.16%) WSUS
6 1 (1.05%) Ansible
6 1 (1.05%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.05%) Terraform
Vendors
1 76 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 47 (49.47%) VMware
3 28 (29.47%) Cisco
4 15 (15.79%) Citrix
5 12 (12.63%) HP
5 12 (12.63%) SonicWALL
6 11 (11.58%) IBM
6 11 (11.58%) Veeam
7 8 (8.42%) CheckPoint
8 6 (6.32%) Dell
9 5 (5.26%) Oracle
9 5 (5.26%) Sage
9 5 (5.26%) Symantec
10 4 (4.21%) Apple
10 4 (4.21%) Nimble Storage
11 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.16%) Splunk
12 2 (2.11%) EMC
12 2 (2.11%) NetApp
12 2 (2.11%) Sophos
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