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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > South East
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 393 304 271
Rank change year-on-year -89 -33 -77
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 104 109 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.46% 0.70% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.28% 3.26% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 99 81 105
10th Percentile £26,200 £23,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £31,875 £32,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £35,500 £36,050
Median % change year-on-year +12.68% -1.53% -7.56%
75th Percentile £51,500 £42,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,250 £49,625
England median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% - +5.26%

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4,557 3,347 3,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.21% 21.37% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,834 2,423 2,751
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in the South East

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in the South East.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in the South East

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in the South East over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the South East

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Surrey -39 29 £35,000 +9.38% 3
Hampshire -64 22 £37,500 +5.63% 4
West Sussex +3 17 £43,500 +81.25% 5
Kent -53 17 £34,000 -6.21% 2
Thames Valley -47 13 £40,000 - 4
Berkshire -11 10 £40,000 - 2
East Sussex -13 3 £80,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -41 2 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Oxfordshire -32 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £51,000 -
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (73.08%) Windows Server
3 68 (65.38%) Microsoft
4 55 (52.88%) Microsoft 365
5 54 (51.92%) VMware
6 52 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (44.23%) Active Directory
8 38 (36.54%) Windows 7
9 35 (33.65%) Windows 10
10 34 (32.69%) SQL Server
11 31 (29.81%) Microsoft Office
11 31 (29.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 30 (28.85%) Windows Server 2016
12 30 (28.85%) Windows Server 2019
13 28 (26.92%) Hyper-V
13 28 (26.92%) DNS
13 28 (26.92%) Cisco
14 27 (25.96%) DHCP
15 26 (25.00%) Data Centre
16 25 (24.04%) ITIL
17 24 (23.08%) Azure
18 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
19 21 (20.19%) SCCM
20 20 (19.23%) SQL
21 19 (18.27%) Microsoft Excel
22 18 (17.31%) Windows 8
22 18 (17.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 15 (14.42%) Change Management
23 15 (14.42%) SAN
23 15 (14.42%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (10.58%) SharePoint
3 9 (8.65%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.88%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.92%) IIS
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (29.81%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (18.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (6.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 55 (52.88%) Microsoft 365
2 24 (23.08%) Azure
3 9 (8.65%) IBM Cloud
4 6 (5.77%) AWS
5 5 (4.81%) Nutanix
5 5 (4.81%) Rubrik
6 2 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.92%) SaaS
7 1 (0.96%) Azure Monitor
7 1 (0.96%) Azure Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.92%) DNS
2 27 (25.96%) DHCP
3 15 (14.42%) SAN
4 12 (11.54%) Firewall
4 12 (11.54%) LAN
4 12 (11.54%) VPN
4 12 (11.54%) WAN
5 6 (5.77%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.81%) NetScaler
6 5 (4.81%) VLAN
7 4 (3.85%) Wireless
8 3 (2.88%) LTE
8 3 (2.88%) Skype
8 3 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.92%) VSAN
10 1 (0.96%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.96%) MPLS
10 1 (0.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) StarTeam
1 1 (0.96%) TestDirector
General
1 13 (12.50%) Social Skills
2 11 (10.58%) Finance
3 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.69%) Banking
5 6 (5.77%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.88%) Documentation Skills
6 3 (2.88%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (1.92%) Games
7 2 (1.92%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (0.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (25.00%) Analyst
2 22 (21.15%) Support Engineer
3 19 (18.27%) IT Engineer
4 17 (16.35%) IT Support
5 16 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 14 (13.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (8.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (8.65%) Backup Engineer
8 9 (8.65%) IT Manager
8 9 (8.65%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (8.65%) Storage and Backup Engineer
8 9 (8.65%) Storage Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (7.69%) IT Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) Senior Backup Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Senior Storage Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Systems Support
10 7 (6.73%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.65%) .NET
2 8 (7.69%) XMPP
3 1 (0.96%) CSS
3 1 (0.96%) HTML
3 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.81%) Fat Client
2 5 (4.81%) PKI
2 5 (4.81%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.88%) User Experience
5 2 (1.92%) Clustering
5 2 (1.92%) PMI
5 2 (1.92%) Replication
6 1 (0.96%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.96%) EPoS
6 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (73.08%) Windows Server
3 52 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (36.54%) Windows 7
5 35 (33.65%) Windows 10
6 30 (28.85%) Windows Server 2016
6 30 (28.85%) Windows Server 2019
7 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (17.31%) Windows 8
9 12 (11.54%) Linux
10 11 (10.58%) Windows Vista
10 11 (10.58%) Windows XP
11 9 (8.65%) Unix
12 2 (1.92%) Android
12 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.96%) CentOS
13 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.04%) ITIL
2 18 (17.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 15 (14.42%) Change Management
4 14 (13.46%) ITSM
5 11 (10.58%) High Availability
5 11 (10.58%) Mobile Device Management
6 10 (9.62%) Problem Management
7 9 (8.65%) Converged Infrastructure
7 9 (8.65%) CRM
7 9 (8.65%) Project Delivery
7 9 (8.65%) Service Delivery
7 9 (8.65%) Storage Management
8 8 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (6.73%) Data Governance
9 7 (6.73%) Data Protection
9 7 (6.73%) Network Management
9 7 (6.73%) Risk Management
9 7 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.23%) SQL
2 15 (14.42%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.92%) C
4 1 (0.96%) C#
4 1 (0.96%) Java
4 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) MCSE
1 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.88%) AWS Certification
4 3 (2.88%) Degree
4 3 (2.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.92%) MCITP
5 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.96%) CCNA
6 1 (0.96%) CEH
6 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.96%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.50%) SLA
2 5 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.85%) QA
4 3 (2.88%) GDPR
5 1 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (44.23%) Active Directory
2 31 (29.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (26.92%) Hyper-V
4 12 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (8.65%) XenApp
6 4 (3.85%) VirtualBox
6 4 (3.85%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.92%) Xen
9 1 (0.96%) NFS
9 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.96%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (20.19%) SCCM
2 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (8.65%) vRealize
4 8 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
5 7 (6.73%) Avamar
6 4 (3.85%) Backup Exec
7 3 (2.88%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.88%) SCSM
7 3 (2.88%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.92%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.92%) WSUS
9 1 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.96%) SCOM
9 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.96%) vMotion
Vendors
1 68 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 54 (51.92%) VMware
3 28 (26.92%) Cisco
4 11 (10.58%) HP
4 11 (10.58%) Veeam
5 10 (9.62%) IBM
5 10 (9.62%) Oracle
6 9 (8.65%) Citrix
6 9 (8.65%) EMC
6 9 (8.65%) Isilon
6 9 (8.65%) Palo Alto
7 8 (7.69%) Concur
7 8 (7.69%) NetApp
7 8 (7.69%) Qualys
7 8 (7.69%) Red Box
7 8 (7.69%) SAP
8 4 (3.85%) LogRhythm
8 4 (3.85%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.85%) Trend Micro
8 4 (3.85%) Zerto