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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 8 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 16.20% 5.81% 5.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.88% 23.08% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 17
Average salary £25,500 £25,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -39.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £23,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,300 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
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 Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
57 65 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 31.84% 25.19% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 49 54 111
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (74.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 45 (68.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 36 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 34 (51.52%) SQL
6 31 (46.97%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (42.42%) Windows Vista
8 27 (40.91%) Windows 8
9 25 (37.88%) VMware
9 25 (37.88%) MCP
9 25 (37.88%) MS Exchange
10 23 (34.85%) Active Directory
10 23 (34.85%) 3D Printing
11 22 (33.33%) Document Management
12 21 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (25.76%) Electronics
14 16 (24.24%) Citrix
15 14 (21.21%) Apple
15 14 (21.21%) WAN
16 13 (19.70%) vSphere
17 12 (18.18%) Dell
17 12 (18.18%) IIS
18 11 (16.67%) MS Office
18 11 (16.67%) ITIL
18 11 (16.67%) Project Management
18 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (16.67%) Office 365
19 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
19 10 (15.15%) Firewall

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 25 (37.88%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.18%) IIS
3 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (13.64%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MS Office
2 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Office 365
2 9 (13.64%) SaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) WAN
2 10 (15.15%) Firewall
3 9 (13.64%) Internet
3 9 (13.64%) MPLS
4 6 (9.09%) LAN
5 5 (7.58%) VPN
5 5 (7.58%) PABX
6 4 (6.06%) PBX
6 4 (6.06%) VoIP
7 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.55%) SAN
8 2 (3.03%) DNS
8 2 (3.03%) DHCP
8 2 (3.03%) Wireless
9 1 (1.52%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.52%) NAS
9 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.52%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (25.76%) Electronics
2 9 (13.64%) Back Office
2 9 (13.64%) Marketing
3 3 (4.55%) Law
4 2 (3.03%) Finance
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Analyst
2 14 (21.21%) Support Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) Support Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (15.15%) Help Desk Analyst
5 10 (15.15%) Consultant
5 10 (15.15%) Solutions Consultant
6 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) IT Support
7 6 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Help Desk Support
10 2 (3.03%) Technical Support
10 2 (3.03%) Help Desk Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) IT Support Engineer
11 1 (1.52%) Server Engineer
11 1 (1.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) COM
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (46.97%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (34.85%) 3D Printing
3 6 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.03%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (74.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 45 (68.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 28 (42.42%) Windows Vista
6 27 (40.91%) Windows 8
7 9 (13.64%) CentOS
7 9 (13.64%) Linux
7 9 (13.64%) Windows XP
8 7 (10.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Document Management
2 11 (16.67%) ITIL
2 11 (16.67%) Project Management
3 10 (15.15%) Project Planning
4 9 (13.64%) Email Marketing
4 9 (13.64%) Data Protection
4 9 (13.64%) CRM
4 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.03%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.52%) DevOps
6 1 (1.52%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.52%) People Management
6 1 (1.52%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.52%) High Availability
6 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.52%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.52%) Load Testing
6 1 (1.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) SQL
2 4 (6.06%) R
3 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (37.88%) MCP
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.06%) MCSE
3 4 (6.06%) MCSA
3 4 (6.06%) CCNA
3 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.03%) VCP5
5 1 (1.52%) MCTS
5 1 (1.52%) Degree
5 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (34.85%) Active Directory
2 21 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.70%) vSphere
4 9 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (9.09%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.03%) WSUS
3 1 (1.52%) SCCM
3 1 (1.52%) Puppet
3 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 25 (37.88%) VMware
3 16 (24.24%) Citrix
4 14 (21.21%) Apple
5 12 (18.18%) Dell
6 10 (15.15%) Cisco
7 9 (13.64%) Adobe
8 6 (9.09%) Oracle
9 5 (7.58%) Google
10 4 (6.06%) Avaya
10 4 (6.06%) Meraki
11 2 (3.03%) Mitel
11 2 (3.03%) McAfee
11 2 (3.03%) MobileIron
11 2 (3.03%) Juniper
11 2 (3.03%) Motorola
11 2 (3.03%) Brocade
12 1 (1.52%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.52%) Veeam
12 1 (1.52%) Red Gate
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