Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 62 46
Rank change year-on-year 0 -16 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 36 48 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.81% 4.11% 5.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.59% 18.39% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 67
Kent median annual salary £28,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.85% - -4.41%
10th Percentile £20,025 £21,400 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £43,950 £43,750
South East median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.43% - -6.67%

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 217 261 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.94% 22.37% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 163 240 296
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £19,900 £22,450 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £57,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -2.35%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Kent

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Kent

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Kent over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Kent

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 20 July 2019. 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
Dartford +11 15 £27,000 +20.00% 2
Tonbridge +8 7 £24,000 -26.15%
Tunbridge Wells 0 4 £35,250 +8.46%
Maidstone -8 3 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Chatham -17 2 £33,250 -5.00% 1
Sevenoaks -12 1 £25,000 -15.97% 1
Edenbridge - 1 £43,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (97.22%) Windows Server
3 34 (94.44%) Active Directory
4 31 (86.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
6 22 (61.11%) VMware
7 20 (55.56%) MS Exchange
8 19 (52.78%) Firewall
8 19 (52.78%) Windows 8
9 17 (47.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (47.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (47.22%) ITIL
10 16 (44.44%) Hyper-V
10 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (41.67%) VoIP
11 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
12 14 (38.89%) DNS
12 14 (38.89%) SQL
13 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
13 13 (36.11%) DHCP
13 13 (36.11%) Office 365
14 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (33.33%) Windows 7
14 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (33.33%) IIS
14 12 (33.33%) MCSE
14 12 (33.33%) MCSA
15 11 (30.56%) Service Management
15 11 (30.56%) COBIT

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 20 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 17 (47.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (47.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Office 365
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.78%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) Firewall
2 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 15 (41.67%) VoIP
3 14 (38.89%) DNS
4 13 (36.11%) DHCP
5 5 (13.89%) SAN
5 5 (13.89%) WAN
6 4 (11.11%) NAS
6 4 (11.11%) VPN
6 4 (11.11%) Wireless
7 3 (8.33%) LAN
7 3 (8.33%) VLAN
8 2 (5.56%) Broadband
8 2 (5.56%) HTTP
8 2 (5.56%) Internet
9 1 (2.78%) ADSL
9 1 (2.78%) BGP
9 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.78%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (5.56%) Advertising
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) IT Technician
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) IT Support
3 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (97.22%) Windows Server
3 31 (86.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (52.78%) Windows 8
5 12 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 3 (8.33%) Android
8 2 (5.56%) Linux
8 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 11 (30.56%) Service Management
3 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.33%) DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) Patch Management
4 3 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
5 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.78%) Data Privacy
6 1 (2.78%) Network Design
6 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.78%) Presales
6 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (33.33%) MCSA
2 12 (33.33%) MCSE
3 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (13.89%) CCNA
5 4 (11.11%) MCP
6 3 (8.33%) A+ Certification
7 2 (5.56%) CCNP
7 2 (5.56%) MCITP
8 1 (2.78%) Degree
8 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 16 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.78%) DFS Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Docker
4 1 (2.78%) Firmware
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 22 (61.11%) VMware
3 11 (30.56%) WatchGuard
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) Apple
6 2 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) Sage
6 2 (5.56%) Veeam
7 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.78%) Asigra
7 1 (2.78%) Avaya
7 1 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.78%) Symantec
7 1 (2.78%) Ubiquiti