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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 35 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.37% 11.49% 13.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.06% 36.00% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 25
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £49,000 £50,000
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
85 75 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 33.60% 31.91% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 72 69 110
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 21 October 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
6 3 (21.43%) EPoS
6 3 (21.43%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (21.43%) IIS
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
7 2 (14.29%) ISDN
7 2 (14.29%) FTP
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) Apple

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 3 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Maya
2 1 (7.14%) 3ds Max
2 1 (7.14%) Acrobat
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) VoIP
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) ISDN
4 2 (14.29%) FTP
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) EPoS
1 3 (21.43%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) PDA
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (7.14%) Android Development
3 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Practice Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (7.14%) Acronis
3 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
3 1 (7.14%) Perforce
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) Novell
3 1 (7.14%) Peregrine
3 1 (7.14%) Lotus