Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 61 61
Rank change year-on-year +16 0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 52 27 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.34% 2.64% 4.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.25% 12.68% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 30
Watford median annual salary £40,000 £29,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.75% -13.97% -9.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £51,750 £43,125 £46,375
Hertfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.90% +10.00% -8.45%

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 285 213 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 29.29% 20.84% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 208 169 265
Watford median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.11% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,000 £28,700
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (96.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 43 (82.69%) Microsoft
4 40 (76.92%) Windows Server
5 36 (69.23%) MS Exchange
6 34 (65.38%) Active Directory
7 30 (57.69%) Linux
8 29 (55.77%) Microsoft Office
8 29 (55.77%) VMware
9 27 (51.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (46.15%) Firewall
11 23 (44.23%) ITIL
12 22 (42.31%) DHCP
12 22 (42.31%) DNS
12 22 (42.31%) Hyper-V
12 22 (42.31%) Office 365
13 21 (40.38%) VMware ESXi
13 21 (40.38%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (36.54%) Terminal Services
14 19 (36.54%) VPN
14 19 (36.54%) Skype for Business
14 19 (36.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 19 (36.54%) Remote Desktop
14 19 (36.54%) Mentoring
14 19 (36.54%) Skype
15 18 (34.62%) Data Centre
16 17 (32.69%) WAN
16 17 (32.69%) LAN
17 16 (30.77%) WSUS
18 15 (28.85%) Retail

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 36 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 19 (36.54%) Skype for Business
3 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.77%) IIS
6 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.62%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (42.31%) Office 365
2 13 (25.00%) PaaS
3 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.92%) G Suite
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (46.15%) Firewall
2 22 (42.31%) DHCP
2 22 (42.31%) DNS
3 19 (36.54%) Remote Desktop
3 19 (36.54%) Skype
3 19 (36.54%) VPN
4 17 (32.69%) LAN
4 17 (32.69%) WAN
5 14 (26.92%) VLAN
5 14 (26.92%) VoIP
6 13 (25.00%) ISDN
6 13 (25.00%) MPLS
6 13 (25.00%) PBX
7 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.77%) Internet
8 3 (5.77%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.85%) SAN
10 1 (1.92%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) AdminStudio
1 3 (5.77%) MSI
1 3 (5.77%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (28.85%) Retail
2 12 (23.08%) Games
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Support Engineer
2 18 (34.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 18 (34.62%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (19.23%) Office 365 Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (15.38%) Developer
7 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 7 (13.46%) Active Directory Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Active Directory Support
7 7 (13.46%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Analyst
7 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Support Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) C# Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) Hibernate
1 8 (15.38%) Spring
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 9 (17.31%) iPhone
3 6 (11.54%) Handset
4 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) AS400
6 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (96.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (76.92%) Windows Server
4 30 (57.69%) Linux
5 27 (51.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (36.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 13 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (15.38%) Windows 8
9 6 (11.54%) CentOS
9 6 (11.54%) Mac OS
9 6 (11.54%) Ubuntu
10 4 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (7.69%) Windows XP
11 3 (5.77%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) ITIL
2 19 (36.54%) Mentoring
3 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
4 13 (25.00%) Coaching
5 10 (19.23%) Logistics
5 10 (19.23%) Test Automation
6 9 (17.31%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (15.38%) iOS Development
8 6 (11.54%) Information Security
8 6 (11.54%) Proactive Management
8 6 (11.54%) Problem Management
9 5 (9.62%) DNA
10 3 (5.77%) CRM
10 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (5.77%) Migration
10 3 (5.77%) MOF
10 3 (5.77%) Patch Management
10 3 (5.77%) Power Management
10 3 (5.77%) Security Patching
10 3 (5.77%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) C
1 10 (19.23%) C#
1 10 (19.23%) VB
2 8 (15.38%) Java
2 8 (15.38%) SQL
3 4 (7.69%) C++
4 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) MCSE
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.54%) CCNA
2 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 3 (5.77%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 22 (42.31%) Hyper-V
3 21 (40.38%) VMware ESXi
3 21 (40.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (36.54%) Terminal Services
5 8 (15.38%) vSphere
6 7 (13.46%) XenApp
7 6 (11.54%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (7.69%) XenServer
9 3 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (5.77%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (30.77%) WSUS
2 6 (11.54%) vCenter Server
3 4 (7.69%) SCCM
4 3 (5.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (5.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (5.77%) WMI
5 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (82.69%) Microsoft
2 29 (55.77%) VMware
3 11 (21.15%) Dell
4 9 (17.31%) Cisco
5 7 (13.46%) Citrix
6 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
7 5 (9.62%) Sage
8 3 (5.77%) SonicWALL
8 3 (5.77%) Symantec
9 2 (3.85%) EMC
9 2 (3.85%) Meraki
10 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.92%) F5
10 1 (1.92%) Google
10 1 (1.92%) IBM