The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chessington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 13 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 3.70% - 39.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% - 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Average salary £26,500 - £37,500
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 Chessington region.

Operating Systems Category
Chessington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 11.11% 42.86% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Average salary £26,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.26% +1.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Chessington

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Chessington

Windows Server 2008
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Chessington

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chessington 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
2 5 (83.33%) XenServer
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) WSUS
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chessington 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Technician
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
1 5 (83.33%) XenServer
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) NetApp
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) LANDesk