Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 48 56
Rank change year-on-year -31 +8 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 55 61 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.16% 4.91% 4.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.80% 13.68% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 66 60 67
Southampton median annual salary £28,000 £30,826 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.17% -17.80% +15.38%
10th Percentile £16,500 £24,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £40,375 £45,000
Hampshire median annual salary £28,000 £31,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year -9.68% -12.68% -5.33%

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 Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 561 446 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 32.19% 35.91% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 511 420 400
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £20,500 £24,000 £20,975
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
Hampshire median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -3.13% +3.90% -3.75%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Southampton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Southampton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Southampton over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (96.36%) Active Directory
3 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
4 36 (65.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 27 (49.09%) VMware
7 26 (47.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (40.00%) MS Exchange
9 19 (34.55%) Problem Management
10 18 (32.73%) SLA
11 17 (30.91%) Windows 8
12 16 (29.09%) Windows 10
12 16 (29.09%) VMware ESXi
13 15 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
13 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
14 14 (25.45%) Office 365
14 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
15 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (20.00%) Citrix
16 11 (20.00%) ITIL
17 10 (18.18%) Firewall
17 10 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
18 9 (16.36%) XenApp
18 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
18 9 (16.36%) Network Security
19 8 (14.55%) XenDesktop
20 7 (12.73%) SAN
21 6 (10.91%) DNS
21 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
21 6 (10.91%) SQL

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 22 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Office 365
2 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.82%) IaaS
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
3 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
2 10 (18.18%) Firewall
3 9 (16.36%) Network Security
4 7 (12.73%) SAN
5 6 (10.91%) DHCP
5 6 (10.91%) DNS
5 6 (10.91%) LAN
5 6 (10.91%) NetScaler
5 6 (10.91%) WAN
6 3 (5.45%) VPN
6 3 (5.45%) Wireless
7 2 (3.64%) VoIP
8 1 (1.82%) NAS
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) French Language
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Support Engineer
2 13 (23.64%) IT Engineer
2 13 (23.64%) IT Support
2 13 (23.64%) IT Support Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) 1st Line Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) 1st Line Support
3 12 (21.82%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) Help Desk Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Support
7 6 (10.91%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
8 5 (9.09%) Citrix Technical Specialist
8 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (65.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 17 (30.91%) Windows 8
5 16 (29.09%) Windows 10
6 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.09%) Linux
7 5 (9.09%) SUSE
7 5 (9.09%) Unix
7 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Problem Management
2 15 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (20.00%) ITIL
4 10 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (10.91%) Change Management
6 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.64%) Time Management
8 1 (1.82%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (1.82%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) MCSA
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.09%) CCA
2 5 (9.09%) CCNA
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.82%) MCITP
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.73%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (96.36%) Active Directory
2 26 (47.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (29.09%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
4 9 (16.36%) XenApp
5 8 (14.55%) XenDesktop
6 6 (10.91%) vSphere
7 2 (3.64%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) PowerCLI
1 6 (10.91%) vCenter Server
1 6 (10.91%) vMotion
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
2 27 (49.09%) VMware
3 11 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) NetApp