Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 56 64
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 50 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.42% 4.21% 3.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.23% 15.83% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 13
Watford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £51,750 £51,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +15.63% -1.54%

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 260 240 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 28.20% 26.58% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 200 187 197
Watford median annual salary £41,250 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.17% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%

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 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (96.00%) Microsoft
3 47 (94.00%) Windows 7
4 39 (78.00%) Microsoft Office
5 37 (74.00%) Active Directory
6 33 (66.00%) Windows Server
7 31 (62.00%) Windows 10
8 25 (50.00%) VMware
8 25 (50.00%) Office 365
9 24 (48.00%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (38.00%) VPN
12 18 (36.00%) VMware ESXi
13 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (30.00%) Cisco
15 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (28.00%) Firewall
16 13 (26.00%) Windows 8
17 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (24.00%) Veeam
17 12 (24.00%) Service Delivery
17 12 (24.00%) ITIL
18 11 (22.00%) MS Exchange
18 11 (22.00%) Citrix
18 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
18 11 (22.00%) VLAN
18 11 (22.00%) Hyper-V
18 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
18 11 (22.00%) vCenter Server
19 10 (20.00%) ITIL V2

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 11 (22.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 8 (16.00%) IBM Notes
4 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 39 (78.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (50.00%) Office 365
2 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (14.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) VPN
2 14 (28.00%) Firewall
3 11 (22.00%) VLAN
4 10 (20.00%) DHCP
4 10 (20.00%) DNS
5 8 (16.00%) Unified Communications
6 6 (12.00%) Network Security
6 6 (12.00%) Wireless
7 2 (4.00%) LAN
7 2 (4.00%) Skype
7 2 (4.00%) VoIP
7 2 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) MySQL
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Support Engineer
2 28 (56.00%) IT Engineer
3 26 (52.00%) IT Support
3 26 (52.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (16.00%) Senior IT Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Senior IT Support
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Analyst
5 7 (14.00%) Service Analyst
5 7 (14.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Field Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Field Service Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.00%) Handset
1 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (94.00%) Windows 7
3 33 (66.00%) Windows Server
4 31 (62.00%) Windows 10
5 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (26.00%) Windows 8
7 9 (18.00%) Linux
8 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (24.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) Service Delivery
3 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (20.00%) ITIL V2
5 8 (16.00%) Process Improvement
5 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (12.00%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (4.00%) Change Management
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.00%) Information Security
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.00%) ITSM
8 2 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (4.00%) Organisational Learning
8 2 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.00%) CCNA
2 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.00%) MCSA
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (74.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (36.00%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (22.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.00%) Firmware
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) vCenter Server
2 8 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 8 (16.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (50.00%) VMware
3 15 (30.00%) Cisco
4 12 (24.00%) Veeam
5 11 (22.00%) Citrix
6 8 (16.00%) Asigra
6 8 (16.00%) Avaya
6 8 (16.00%) Lotus
7 4 (8.00%) Meraki
7 4 (8.00%) SonicWALL
7 4 (8.00%) Zerto
8 2 (4.00%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.00%) Mitel