The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
London / Croydon
Rank 23 31 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 9 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 6.74% 3.59% 20.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 10.47% 54.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 23
Median salary £23,250 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,651 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.71% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 86 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 16.85% 34.26% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 29 83 55
Median salary £26,500 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.64% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Croydon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
4 11 (73.33%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) Citrix
5 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (53.33%) MS Office
6 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
7 7 (46.67%) DBS Check
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 5 (33.33%) iPad
9 5 (33.33%) Driving Licence
10 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (26.67%) Cisco
10 4 (26.67%) ITIL
11 3 (20.00%) Remedy
11 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 3 (20.00%) Ticket Management
11 3 (20.00%) Office 365
11 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
12 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
12 2 (13.33%) SQL
12 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) SMTP
2 1 (6.67%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix Field Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix Technician
4 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) IT Technician
4 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Field Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Technician
4 3 (20.00%) Server Technician
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 5 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Ticket Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) DBS Check
2 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCTS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (6.67%) Firmware
5 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
5 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP SIM
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) OpenView
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) HP