Period
to 23 May 2018

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 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 59 68
Rank change year-on-year -17 +9 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.71% 3.30% 2.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.72% 12.87% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 25
Watford median annual salary £42,000 £40,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +15.71% +18.64%
10th Percentile £29,450 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £44,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year +10.77% +4.84% -4.62%

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 Watford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 238 272 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.51% 25.61% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 209 210 183
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £31,000 £24,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -3.61%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

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 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
5 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
6 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (43.75%) Linux
7 7 (43.75%) Firewall
8 6 (37.50%) VMware
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (31.25%) ITIL
9 5 (31.25%) LAN
9 5 (31.25%) WAN
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (25.00%) Puppet
10 4 (25.00%) F5
10 4 (25.00%) Proactive Management
10 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (25.00%) DevOps
10 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (25.00%) SLA
10 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (25.00%) VPN
10 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce

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 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
6 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
6 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) AdminStudio
2 1 (6.25%) MSI
2 1 (6.25%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Server Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) FlexPod
2 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (25.00%) Proactive Management
3 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) MOF
4 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.25%) Power Management
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
4 1 (6.25%) Software Distribution
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) MCTS
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) GDPR
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) Simpana
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (6.25%) WMI
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) F5
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) NetApp
5 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) CommVault
6 1 (6.25%) Meraki
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Veeam