The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 31 29
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.91% 1.53% 4.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 6.90% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Median salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 Middlesex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21 29 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 20.39% 22.14% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 40
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £39,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (66.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft