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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 16 38 18
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 26 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 13.54% 5.47% 8.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.07% 18.42% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 23
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £23,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £37,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
59 76 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 30.73% 29.69% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 54 61 98
Average salary £25,500 £29,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.55% -28.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £60,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 49 (72.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (55.88%) Microsoft
5 35 (51.47%) Windows 7
6 34 (50.00%) SQL
7 31 (45.59%) VMware
7 31 (45.59%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (44.12%) MS Exchange
9 28 (41.18%) Windows 8
10 26 (38.24%) Windows Vista
11 25 (36.76%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
12 24 (35.29%) MCP
13 23 (33.82%) 3D Printing
14 22 (32.35%) Citrix
14 22 (32.35%) Document Management
15 17 (25.00%) Electronics
16 16 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
17 15 (22.06%) WAN
18 13 (19.12%) Dell
18 13 (19.12%) vSphere
19 12 (17.65%) Apple
20 11 (16.18%) Project Management
20 11 (16.18%) Cisco
20 11 (16.18%) IIS
20 11 (16.18%) Office 365
21 10 (14.71%) Project Planning
21 10 (14.71%) MS Office

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (44.12%) MS Exchange
2 16 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (16.18%) IIS
4 9 (13.24%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Office
2 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Office 365
2 9 (13.24%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) WAN
2 10 (14.71%) Firewall
3 9 (13.24%) Internet
3 9 (13.24%) MPLS
4 7 (10.29%) LAN
5 6 (8.82%) VPN
6 5 (7.35%) PABX
7 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.88%) PBX
7 4 (5.88%) VoIP
7 4 (5.88%) SAN
8 3 (4.41%) Wireless
9 2 (2.94%) DHCP
9 2 (2.94%) DNS
10 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.47%) ADSL
10 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (25.00%) Electronics
2 9 (13.24%) Back Office
2 9 (13.24%) Marketing
3 3 (4.41%) Finance
4 2 (2.94%) Law
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Analyst
2 18 (26.47%) Support Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Solutions Consultant
5 10 (14.71%) Consultant
5 10 (14.71%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) IT Support
7 4 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) VMware Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Help Desk Support
9 2 (2.94%) Help Desk Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (1.47%) 1st Line Support
10 1 (1.47%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
1 1 (1.47%) COM
1 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (45.59%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (33.82%) 3D Printing
3 4 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.94%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 49 (72.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (51.47%) Windows 7
5 28 (41.18%) Windows 8
6 26 (38.24%) Windows Vista
7 10 (14.71%) Windows XP
8 9 (13.24%) Linux
8 9 (13.24%) CentOS
9 6 (8.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Document Management
2 11 (16.18%) Project Management
3 10 (14.71%) Project Planning
3 10 (14.71%) ITIL
4 9 (13.24%) CRM
4 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
4 9 (13.24%) Email Marketing
4 9 (13.24%) Data Protection
5 4 (5.88%) Network Architecture
6 3 (4.41%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.47%) Information Security
7 1 (1.47%) Time Management
7 1 (1.47%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.47%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.47%) High Availability
7 1 (1.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.47%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.47%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) R
3 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) MCP
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.35%) CCNA
3 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.41%) MCSA
4 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.41%) VCP5
5 2 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (36.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.12%) vSphere
3 10 (14.71%) Terminal Server
4 9 (13.24%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 31 (45.59%) VMware
3 22 (32.35%) Citrix
4 13 (19.12%) Dell
5 12 (17.65%) Apple
6 11 (16.18%) Cisco
7 9 (13.24%) Adobe
8 6 (8.82%) Oracle
9 4 (5.88%) Avaya
9 4 (5.88%) Meraki
10 3 (4.41%) MobileIron
10 3 (4.41%) Motorola
10 3 (4.41%) Juniper
10 3 (4.41%) Mitel
10 3 (4.41%) Brocade
10 3 (4.41%) Google
11 1 (1.47%) Remedy
11 1 (1.47%) EMC
11 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.47%) Veeam
Croydon, Surrey
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