Period
to 21 August 2018

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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 48 45
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3 +32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 41 66 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.73% 4.86% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.14% 18.91% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 57 90
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.84% -17.33%
10th Percentile £21,050 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £38,500 £43,750 £43,800
South East median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.29% -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 254 349 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.11% 25.72% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 231 297 444
Kent median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 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
Maidstone +11 12 £30,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +13 8 £32,500 -
West Malling +3 5 £37,500 +57.89%
Tonbridge - 4 £32,500 - 1
Canterbury +13 2 £21,500 -28.33%
Sevenoaks -1 2 £29,750 +32.22%
Stansted - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (87.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (80.49%) VMware
4 32 (78.05%) Windows Server
5 25 (60.98%) Active Directory
6 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
7 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (43.90%) CCNA
8 17 (41.46%) Firewall
9 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (39.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (39.02%) Office 365
9 16 (39.02%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (36.59%) Cisco
10 15 (36.59%) MCSE
10 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Office
10 15 (36.59%) Hyper-V
11 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
11 14 (34.15%) VoIP
12 13 (31.71%) SQL
13 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (26.83%) Network Monitoring
14 11 (26.83%) Junos
14 11 (26.83%) CCNP
14 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
14 11 (26.83%) Linux
14 11 (26.83%) ADSL
14 11 (26.83%) VPN
14 11 (26.83%) Network Design
14 11 (26.83%) VLAN

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 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
2 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
5 5 (12.20%) IIS
5 5 (12.20%) Skype for Business
6 2 (4.88%) MS Project Server
6 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.44%) CMS
7 1 (2.44%) Joomla!
7 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.88%) Acrobat
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.44%) Abaqus
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (2.44%) Mathcad
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.88%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (39.02%) Office 365
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (4.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) Firewall
2 14 (34.15%) VoIP
3 11 (26.83%) ADSL
3 11 (26.83%) IP Telephony
3 11 (26.83%) Junos
3 11 (26.83%) VLAN
3 11 (26.83%) VPN
4 8 (19.51%) DHCP
4 8 (19.51%) DNS
5 3 (7.32%) LAN
5 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.88%) Skype
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
6 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.44%) 802.11
7 1 (2.44%) DSL
7 1 (2.44%) SAN
7 1 (2.44%) SMS
7 1 (2.44%) SSL
7 1 (2.44%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) German Language
3 1 (2.44%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.44%) Japanese Language
3 1 (2.44%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Support Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Network Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) IT Support
4 8 (19.51%) IT Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Office 365 Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Wintel Support
5 7 (17.07%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (9.76%) Administrator
7 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.32%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.32%) IT Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.32%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) NHS
3 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.44%) iPhone
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (87.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (78.05%) Windows Server
4 11 (26.83%) Linux
5 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
6 7 (17.07%) Windows 8
7 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
8 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
9 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Network Design
1 11 (26.83%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (17.07%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL
5 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
5 5 (12.20%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (7.32%) CRM
6 3 (7.32%) Time Management
7 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.88%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (4.88%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.44%) ERP
8 1 (2.44%) Information Security
8 1 (2.44%) ITSM
8 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.44%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) PHP
2 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) CCNA
1 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (36.59%) MCSE
4 11 (26.83%) CCNP
5 7 (17.07%) A+ Certification
5 7 (17.07%) MCP
6 5 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (9.76%) Degree
8 3 (7.32%) MCSA
9 2 (4.88%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) PMO
2 1 (2.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (60.98%) Active Directory
2 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (36.59%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.20%) Firmware
5 2 (4.88%) MetaFrame
5 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.88%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) VMware
2 15 (36.59%) Cisco
3 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) Adobe
4 3 (7.32%) Citrix
4 3 (7.32%) HP
4 3 (7.32%) ProCurve
5 2 (4.88%) Aastra
5 2 (4.88%) Apple
5 2 (4.88%) Capita
5 2 (4.88%) Meraki
5 2 (4.88%) Sage
5 2 (4.88%) Sophos
5 2 (4.88%) Veeam
6 1 (2.44%) Aruba
6 1 (2.44%) Avaya
6 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.44%) Zerto