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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 43 41
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 1.72% 4.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.10% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 13
Average salary - £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
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 98 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.26% 33.68% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 96 78
Average salary £62,500 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Informix
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Opsview

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Informix
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds