The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 30 20
Rank change year-on-year -22 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.12% 7.26% 10.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 20.22% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 27
Median salary £25,500 £32,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.53% -26.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £34,100 £50,000
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 84 89 97
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 23.53% 35.89% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 79 89 85
Median salary £28,750 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.29% -17.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Veeam
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) SCOM
5 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (33.33%) PBX
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Nagios
5 3 (33.33%) Meraki

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) G Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) PBX
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) Skype
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Power BI
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Lync Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Debian
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
1 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
1 2 (22.22%) MCTS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VirtualBox
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Meraki
3 3 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (11.11%) Tableau