The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 52 36
Rank change year-on-year 0 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.10% 1.87% 5.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 7.48% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 29
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +10.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £26,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

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 Watford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 132 147 190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 23.12% 25.00% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 110 103 144
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Watford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Watford over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Watford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 20 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (66.67%) Firewall
6 15 (62.50%) Linux
6 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
7 14 (58.33%) C
7 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
8 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
8 13 (54.17%) VMware
9 11 (45.83%) Degree
9 11 (45.83%) VPN
9 11 (45.83%) MS Office
9 11 (45.83%) Office 365
10 10 (41.67%) Skype for Business
10 10 (41.67%) DNS
10 10 (41.67%) DHCP
10 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (37.50%) Terminal Services
11 9 (37.50%) ITIL
11 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
11 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
11 9 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
12 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
12 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 8 (33.33%) SQL
12 8 (33.33%) VoIP

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 10 (41.67%) Skype for Business
3 6 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
2 11 (45.83%) MS Office
3 5 (20.83%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Sage 200
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Office 365
2 7 (29.17%) PaaS
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) VPN
3 10 (41.67%) DHCP
3 10 (41.67%) DNS
4 9 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (33.33%) VoIP
6 7 (29.17%) ISDN
6 7 (29.17%) LAN
6 7 (29.17%) MPLS
6 7 (29.17%) PBX
6 7 (29.17%) VLAN
6 7 (29.17%) WAN
7 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
8 3 (12.50%) Skype
9 2 (8.33%) Wireless
10 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (4.17%) NAS
10 1 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (4.17%) SAN
10 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (29.17%) Retail
2 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Support Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Active Directory Support
3 7 (29.17%) Exchange Support
3 7 (29.17%) Office 365 Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 5 (20.83%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Server Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Server Support
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server Support
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.33%) Handset
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.17%) iPhone
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) PACS
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (62.50%) Linux
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
9 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
10 2 (8.33%) Android
10 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
10 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
11 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
1 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (29.17%) Coaching
3 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
4 6 (25.00%) CRM
5 5 (20.83%) Logistics
5 5 (20.83%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
7 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) ERP
7 1 (4.17%) Line Management
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) C++
3 6 (25.00%) VB
4 5 (20.83%) C#
4 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.67%) CCNA
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.67%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) CCNP
4 2 (8.33%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (37.50%) Terminal Services
4 7 (29.17%) VMware ESX
5 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (8.33%) vSphere
7 2 (8.33%) XenApp
8 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (20.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.83%) Dell
4 5 (20.83%) Sage
4 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
4 5 (20.83%) Symantec
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (4.17%) Adobe
7 1 (4.17%) Apple
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