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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.65% - 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.23% - 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
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 46 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 18.98% 25.27% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 58
Average salary £48,750 £85,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.64% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £90,000 £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 August 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (79.17%) MCITP
4 19 (79.17%) Degree
5 17 (70.83%) SCCM
5 17 (70.83%) Migration
5 17 (70.83%) MCSE
5 17 (70.83%) Windows XP
6 12 (50.00%) SCOM
7 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (41.67%) Lync
8 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 7 (29.17%) DNS
11 6 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (20.83%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (20.83%) DHCP
12 5 (20.83%) MS Office
12 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
12 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
13 3 (12.50%) SAN
13 3 (12.50%) Replication
13 3 (12.50%) VMware
13 3 (12.50%) SAML
13 3 (12.50%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 10 (41.67%) Lync
1 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) NAS
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
4 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.33%) Skype
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Build Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Messaging Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) IT Support
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Replication
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (70.83%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (8.33%) Android
4 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Migration
2 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
4 5 (20.83%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (79.17%) MCITP
2 19 (79.17%) Degree
3 17 (70.83%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (70.83%) SCCM
2 12 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) Avaya
3 2 (8.33%) Juniper
3 2 (8.33%) Nokia
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec
3 2 (8.33%) McAfee