The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 25 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.61% - 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% - 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £26,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 30 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 16.99% 20.98% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 77
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Canary Wharf region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (75.00%) MCITP
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) SCCM
4 7 (58.33%) Migration
4 7 (58.33%) MCSE
4 7 (58.33%) Windows XP
5 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (50.00%) SCOM
5 6 (50.00%) Lync
5 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (41.67%) DNS
6 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 5 (41.67%) DHCP
6 5 (41.67%) MS Office
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (25.00%) NAS
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) Android
8 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (50.00%) Lync
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) Skype
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Build Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) IT Support
3 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (16.67%) Handset
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (58.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (16.67%) Android
4 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) MCITP
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
2 6 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Avaya
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Nokia
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) McAfee