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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 37 9
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 6 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 13.10% 2.55% 13.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.60% 7.89% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 30
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,800 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,500 £55,000
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 Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
57 76 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 33.93% 32.34% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 57 67 73
Average salary £39,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,075
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 2 September 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (95.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 45 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (91.67%) VMware
5 41 (85.42%) MS Exchange
6 39 (81.25%) Microsoft
7 38 (79.17%) Active Directory
8 35 (72.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (66.67%) Citrix
10 27 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 27 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2013
11 21 (43.75%) Terminal Server
12 14 (29.17%) Windows 8
13 13 (27.08%) Mac OS X
14 12 (25.00%) Windows XP
14 12 (25.00%) SQL
14 12 (25.00%) Network Architecture
15 10 (20.83%) MS Office
15 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
15 10 (20.83%) VPN
15 10 (20.83%) LAN
15 10 (20.83%) Cisco
16 9 (18.75%) WAN
16 9 (18.75%) IIS
16 9 (18.75%) SAN
17 8 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
18 7 (14.58%) CCNA
18 7 (14.58%) VoIP
18 7 (14.58%) Motorola
18 7 (14.58%) Wireless

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 41 (85.42%) MS Exchange
2 27 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 27 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (18.75%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Office
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) LAN
1 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
1 10 (20.83%) VPN
2 9 (18.75%) SAN
2 9 (18.75%) WAN
3 7 (14.58%) VoIP
3 7 (14.58%) Wireless
4 2 (4.17%) VLAN
4 2 (4.17%) Firewall
4 2 (4.17%) DHCP
4 2 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.08%) OSPF
5 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.08%) ADSL
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
1 3 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Support Engineer
2 24 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 22 (45.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.25%) Support Technician
9 2 (4.17%) Developer
9 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
9 2 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) IT Support
9 2 (4.17%) Help Desk Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.08%) AS400
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (95.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 45 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (29.17%) Windows 8
5 13 (27.08%) Mac OS X
6 12 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Vista
8 2 (4.17%) Linux
9 1 (2.08%) UNIX
9 1 (2.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 7 (14.58%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (6.25%) Time Management
4 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.08%) Information Security
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL
5 1 (2.08%) High Availability
5 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.58%) CCNA
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.33%) MCP
5 3 (6.25%) MCSE
6 1 (2.08%) MCSA
6 1 (2.08%) CCNP
6 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.08%) MCTS
6 1 (2.08%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 35 (72.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (43.75%) Terminal Server
4 3 (6.25%) vSphere
4 3 (6.25%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 44 (91.67%) VMware
2 39 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 32 (66.67%) Citrix
4 10 (20.83%) Cisco
5 7 (14.58%) MobileIron
5 7 (14.58%) Mitel
5 7 (14.58%) Juniper
5 7 (14.58%) Motorola
6 4 (8.33%) Veeam
7 2 (4.17%) Google
7 2 (4.17%) Apple
7 2 (4.17%) Dell
8 1 (2.08%) EMC
8 1 (2.08%) Avaya
8 1 (2.08%) Remedy
8 1 (2.08%) NetApp
8 1 (2.08%) Brocade
8 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
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