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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 7 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 18.07% 6.83% 4.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.60% 25.76% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 17
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £22,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £47,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
53 66 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 31.93% 26.51% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 106
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (70.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 37 (63.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (62.07%) Windows 7
5 32 (55.17%) SQL
6 31 (53.45%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 28 (48.28%) Windows Vista
9 25 (43.10%) MCP
9 25 (43.10%) Windows 8
10 23 (39.66%) 3D Printing
11 22 (37.93%) Document Management
12 17 (29.31%) Electronics
12 17 (29.31%) VMware
12 17 (29.31%) MS Exchange
13 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
14 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (24.14%) Apple
16 12 (20.69%) WAN
16 12 (20.69%) IIS
16 12 (20.69%) vSphere
17 11 (18.97%) ITIL
17 11 (18.97%) Dell
17 11 (18.97%) Citrix
17 11 (18.97%) Project Management
17 11 (18.97%) Office 365
18 10 (17.24%) MS Office
18 10 (17.24%) Project Planning
19 9 (15.52%) Email Marketing
19 9 (15.52%) Dynamics CRM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (29.31%) MS Exchange
2 12 (20.69%) IIS
3 9 (15.52%) Lync
4 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Office
2 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Office 365
2 9 (15.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) WAN
2 9 (15.52%) Internet
2 9 (15.52%) MPLS
2 9 (15.52%) Firewall
3 5 (8.62%) PABX
4 4 (6.90%) PBX
5 3 (5.17%) LAN
6 2 (3.45%) VoIP
6 2 (3.45%) DHCP
6 2 (3.45%) VPN
6 2 (3.45%) DNS
7 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.72%) ADSL
7 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.72%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (29.31%) Electronics
2 9 (15.52%) Back Office
2 9 (15.52%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Law
4 2 (3.45%) Finance
5 1 (1.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Analyst
2 14 (24.14%) Support Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Help Desk Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Consultant
3 10 (17.24%) Solutions Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) IT Support
4 7 (12.07%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.34%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Help Desk Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (3.45%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Support
9 1 (1.72%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (1.72%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.72%) Server Support
9 1 (1.72%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) COM
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (53.45%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (39.66%) 3D Printing
3 6 (10.34%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (70.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 37 (63.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (62.07%) Windows 7
5 28 (48.28%) Windows Vista
6 25 (43.10%) Windows 8
7 9 (15.52%) CentOS
7 9 (15.52%) Linux
8 7 (12.07%) Windows XP
9 5 (8.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Document Management
2 11 (18.97%) ITIL
2 11 (18.97%) Project Management
3 10 (17.24%) Project Planning
4 9 (15.52%) CRM
4 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
4 9 (15.52%) Data Protection
4 9 (15.52%) Email Marketing
5 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.72%) DevOps
6 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.72%) People Management
6 1 (1.72%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.72%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.72%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.72%) Information Security
6 1 (1.72%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.72%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) R
3 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (43.10%) MCP
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.90%) MCSE
3 4 (6.90%) MCSA
4 2 (3.45%) CCNA
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.45%) VCP5
5 1 (1.72%) MCTS
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.69%) vSphere
4 9 (15.52%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.45%) WSUS
3 1 (1.72%) SCCM
3 1 (1.72%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.31%) VMware
3 14 (24.14%) Apple
4 11 (18.97%) Dell
4 11 (18.97%) Citrix
5 9 (15.52%) Adobe
6 7 (12.07%) Cisco
7 6 (10.34%) Oracle
8 5 (8.62%) Google
9 4 (6.90%) Meraki
9 4 (6.90%) Avaya
10 2 (3.45%) McAfee
10 2 (3.45%) Brocade
11 1 (1.72%) Red Gate
11 1 (1.72%) F5
11 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.72%) Remedy
11 1 (1.72%) EMC
11 1 (1.72%) HP
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