The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 12 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 20 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 13.51% 4.60% 11.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.85% 13.79% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 11
Average salary £46,250 - £45,750
90% offered a salary of more than £43,450 - £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 - £47,500
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 Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 58 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 45.27% 33.33% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 66
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £65,000 £80,000
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 Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Docklands, London region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) MS Exchange
2 27 (72.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (72.97%) Blackberry
2 27 (72.97%) Exchange Server 2010
2 27 (72.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (70.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (70.27%) MS Office
3 26 (70.27%) C
3 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
4 25 (67.57%) VMware
5 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
7 20 (54.05%) HP
7 20 (54.05%) TCP/IP
7 20 (54.05%) Windows XP
7 20 (54.05%) Firewall
7 20 (54.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (54.05%) iPhone
8 19 (51.35%) Hyper-V
8 19 (51.35%) Android
8 19 (51.35%) Windows 8
8 19 (51.35%) Kalman Filter
8 19 (51.35%) Windows Vista
8 19 (51.35%) SLA
8 19 (51.35%) Dell
8 19 (51.35%) Terminal Services
8 19 (51.35%) SQL
8 19 (51.35%) IIS
8 19 (51.35%) LAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 27 (72.97%) MS Exchange
1 27 (72.97%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (70.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (54.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (51.35%) IIS
5 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (70.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) TCP/IP
1 20 (54.05%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) LAN
2 19 (51.35%) VoIP
2 19 (51.35%) WAN
3 2 (5.41%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) Intranet
4 1 (2.70%) SSL
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) SMTP
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.70%) CppUnit
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Support Engineer
2 19 (51.35%) 2nd Line Support
2 19 (51.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) IT Support
3 9 (24.32%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) EMC Storage Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) VMware Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) DBA
8 1 (2.70%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (72.97%) Blackberry
2 20 (54.05%) iPhone
3 3 (8.11%) Replication
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
4 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.70%) iPad
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (72.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (54.05%) Windows XP
4 19 (51.35%) Windows 8
4 19 (51.35%) Windows Vista
4 19 (51.35%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (5.41%) Change Control
3 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
3 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.70%) Network Management
3 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.70%) Migration
3 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
3 1 (2.70%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) C
2 19 (51.35%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) LINC
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) MCP
2 1 (2.70%) MCSE
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MCITP
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (51.35%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
3 19 (51.35%) Terminal Services
3 19 (51.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) SRDF
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (2.70%) WMI
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 25 (67.57%) VMware
3 20 (54.05%) HP
4 19 (51.35%) Dell
5 6 (16.22%) EMC
6 2 (5.41%) Unisys
7 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.70%) Veeam