Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East > Kent
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 74 53
Rank change year-on-year +3 -21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 39 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.40% 2.92% 4.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.91% 12.26% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 39 73
Kent median annual salary £34,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% +3.17% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £21,600
90th Percentile £49,150 £43,750 £43,750
South East median annual salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% -10.00% -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 220 318 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.71% 23.78% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 182 270 374
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -0.66% -5.63%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £22,650
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £59,625
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +4.29%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -10 4 £32,000 +6.67%
West Malling +3 3 £37,500 +66.67%
Tonbridge - 3 £32,750 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £43,250 - 2
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
4 8 (61.54%) Firewall
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
5 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
6 6 (46.15%) VPN
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 5 (38.46%) CCNA
7 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (30.77%) Junos
8 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (30.77%) Network Design
8 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
8 4 (30.77%) VLAN
8 4 (30.77%) IIS
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (30.77%) Linux
8 4 (30.77%) MCSE
8 4 (30.77%) ADSL
8 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
8 4 (30.77%) VoIP
8 4 (30.77%) SQL

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 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) MS Project Server
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (15.38%) Acrobat
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (7.69%) Abaqus
3 1 (7.69%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (15.38%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) IaaS
4 1 (7.69%) PaaS
4 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) ADSL
3 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
3 4 (30.77%) Junos
3 4 (30.77%) VLAN
3 4 (30.77%) VoIP
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) Skype
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
1 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCNA
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
2 4 (30.77%) MCSE
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Firmware
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Aastra
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) ProCurve
4 2 (15.38%) Sage
4 2 (15.38%) Sophos
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix