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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 45 29
Rank change year-on-year -42 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 20 77 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.86% 5.92% 8.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.33% 20.42% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 68 92
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £49,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 316 377 474
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 29.34% 29.00% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 285 363 426
Median salary £40,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.87% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,500 £57,500
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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Burgess Hill - 5 £35,000 - 1
Crawley -20 4 £54,000 +27.05% 1
Horsham -15 1 £35,000 +42.85%
Chichester -17 1 £27,000 +8.00%
Petworth - 1 £23,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (80.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 26 (72.22%) Windows Server
5 25 (69.44%) VMware
6 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
7 20 (55.56%) Office 365
8 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
9 16 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (44.44%) Windows 7
10 15 (41.67%) DHCP
10 15 (41.67%) DNS
11 13 (36.11%) Cisco
12 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (30.56%) HP
13 11 (30.56%) ITIL
13 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
15 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (22.22%) Firewall
16 8 (22.22%) MPLS
16 8 (22.22%) MCSA
16 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
17 7 (19.44%) VMware ESXi
17 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
17 7 (19.44%) Citrix
17 7 (19.44%) WAN
17 7 (19.44%) SCCM
18 6 (16.67%) XenApp

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring 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 27 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.56%) IIS
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 20 (55.56%) Office 365
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) DHCP
1 15 (41.67%) DNS
2 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 8 (22.22%) MPLS
3 7 (19.44%) WAN
4 6 (16.67%) LAN
4 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.89%) VPN
6 4 (11.11%) ADSL
6 4 (11.11%) NAS
6 4 (11.11%) Skype
6 4 (11.11%) Wireless
7 3 (8.33%) Network Security
7 3 (8.33%) SSL
7 3 (8.33%) VoIP
7 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.56%) NetScaler
8 2 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) IT Support
3 7 (19.44%) Systems Support
4 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Administrator
5 5 (13.89%) IT Administrator
5 5 (13.89%) IT Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) IT Systems Administrator
5 5 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Telephony Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.56%) Clustering
4 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.56%) PKI
4 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.78%) AS400
5 1 (2.78%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (80.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (72.22%) Windows Server
4 16 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 5 (13.89%) Mac OS X
8 2 (5.56%) Linux
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Service Management
3 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (8.33%) Network Design
4 2 (5.56%) B2B
4 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (2.78%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (2.78%) Facilities Management
5 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.78%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.78%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (22.22%) MCSA
3 5 (13.89%) MCITP
4 4 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (8.33%) CCNA
5 3 (8.33%) CCNP
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.33%) MCSE
5 3 (8.33%) VCAP
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.56%) MCP
7 1 (2.78%) CCDP
7 1 (2.78%) CCSA
7 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (19.44%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (16.67%) XenApp
5 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.56%) UAG
7 1 (2.78%) Firmware
7 1 (2.78%) Squid
7 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 5 (13.89%) vCenter Server
3 3 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.78%) SmoothWall
5 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) VMware
2 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
3 13 (36.11%) Cisco
4 11 (30.56%) HP
5 7 (19.44%) Citrix
6 6 (16.67%) Apple
6 6 (16.67%) Avaya
7 5 (13.89%) NetApp
8 4 (11.11%) Polycom
8 4 (11.11%) Veeam
9 3 (8.33%) Adobe
9 3 (8.33%) AppSense
9 3 (8.33%) McAfee
9 3 (8.33%) Palo Alto
9 3 (8.33%) SonicWALL
10 2 (5.56%) CA
10 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
10 2 (5.56%) Symantec
11 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.78%) Ruckus Wireless
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000.00 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago