The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East / West Sussex
Rank 79 68 32
Rank change year-on-year -11 -36  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 37 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.52% 3.26% 8.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.78% 11.01% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 33 82
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £29,025
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +11.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £23,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £46,000
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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 236 336 371
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 22.41% 29.60% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 213 307 327
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in West Sussex over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +17 11 £26,500 -18.46% 1
Gatwick -14 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Burgess Hill - 2 £41,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 39 (69.64%) Windows 7
3 39 (69.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (67.86%) Active Directory
5 28 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 28 (50.00%) VMware
6 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
7 26 (46.43%) MS Office
8 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (41.07%) Office 365
10 21 (37.50%) WAN
11 20 (35.71%) LAN
12 18 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (28.57%) Finance
13 16 (28.57%) DNS
14 15 (26.79%) DHCP
14 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
14 15 (26.79%) Apple
14 15 (26.79%) Firewall
15 14 (25.00%) Mac OS X
16 13 (23.21%) Citrix
16 13 (23.21%) VPN
17 12 (21.43%) ITIL
18 11 (19.64%) SCCM
18 11 (19.64%) Cisco
18 11 (19.64%) Driving Licence
19 10 (17.86%) Windows 10
19 10 (17.86%) Software Delivery
19 10 (17.86%) Data Centre

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 28 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (46.43%) MS Office
2 6 (10.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.07%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (37.50%) WAN
2 20 (35.71%) LAN
3 16 (28.57%) DNS
4 15 (26.79%) DHCP
4 15 (26.79%) Firewall
4 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
5 13 (23.21%) VPN
6 6 (10.71%) ADSL
6 6 (10.71%) NAS
6 6 (10.71%) Network Security
6 6 (10.71%) SAN
7 4 (7.14%) MPLS
7 4 (7.14%) SSL
8 3 (5.36%) Wireless
9 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.57%) IP Telephony
9 2 (3.57%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.57%) VoIP
10 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Back Office
3 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 19 (33.93%) Analyst
2 19 (33.93%) Support Engineer
3 16 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 13 (23.21%) IT Support
5 12 (21.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 12 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 10 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (17.86%) Systems Support
6 10 (17.86%) Systems Support Engineer
7 8 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 8 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
7 8 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 8 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
7 8 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
7 8 (14.29%) Desktop Support
7 8 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 8 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 8 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Driving Licence
2 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.14%) iSeries
3 4 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 39 (69.64%) Windows 7
3 39 (69.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (25.00%) Mac OS X
6 10 (17.86%) Windows 10
7 5 (8.93%) Unix
8 1 (1.79%) AIX
8 1 (1.79%) Linux
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) ITIL
2 10 (17.86%) Software Delivery
3 8 (14.29%) B2B
4 7 (12.50%) Project Management
5 6 (10.71%) Network Design
5 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 4 (7.14%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (7.14%) Service Management
6 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.57%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) IT Strategy
8 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (1.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) C
2 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) CCNA
1 5 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.36%) MCSA
3 2 (3.57%) CCNP
3 2 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.57%) MCITP
3 2 (3.57%) VCAP
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) PMBOK
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.79%) PMO
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 18 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.50%) XenApp
4 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) SCCM
2 6 (10.71%) Backup Exec
3 4 (7.14%) SCOM
4 3 (5.36%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) VMware
2 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
3 15 (26.79%) Apple
4 13 (23.21%) Citrix
5 11 (19.64%) Cisco
6 10 (17.86%) CA
7 7 (12.50%) SonicWALL
8 6 (10.71%) Adobe
8 6 (10.71%) HP
8 6 (10.71%) Palo Alto
9 4 (7.14%) Symantec
9 4 (7.14%) Veeam
10 3 (5.36%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.57%) IBM
11 2 (3.57%) Juniper
11 2 (3.57%) NetApp
11 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.79%) Intel Security