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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 5 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 33 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 21.29% 7.02% 4.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.00% 19.35% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 3
Average salary £46,500 - £47,500
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 Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 62 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 48.39% 36.26% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 60
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £53,300 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (75.56%) Microsoft
2 34 (75.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (71.11%) VMware
4 31 (68.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (64.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (64.44%) Blackberry
5 29 (64.44%) MS Exchange
6 28 (62.22%) MS Office
6 28 (62.22%) C
6 28 (62.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (62.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (51.11%) TCP/IP
7 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
8 22 (48.89%) HP
8 22 (48.89%) LAN
8 22 (48.89%) WAN
8 22 (48.89%) SQL
8 22 (48.89%) IIS
8 22 (48.89%) Firewall
8 22 (48.89%) iPhone
8 22 (48.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 21 (46.67%) Windows 8
9 21 (46.67%) Kalman Filter
9 21 (46.67%) Hyper-V
9 21 (46.67%) Android
9 21 (46.67%) Windows Vista
9 21 (46.67%) Terminal Services
9 21 (46.67%) Windows XP
9 21 (46.67%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 29 (64.44%) MS Exchange
1 29 (64.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 28 (62.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (48.89%) IIS
3 22 (48.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (62.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) TCP/IP
2 22 (48.89%) LAN
2 22 (48.89%) WAN
2 22 (48.89%) Firewall
3 21 (46.67%) VoIP
4 4 (8.89%) SAN
5 2 (4.44%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) SSL
6 1 (2.22%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) SMTP
6 1 (2.22%) DHCP
6 1 (2.22%) Intranet
6 1 (2.22%) Network Security
6 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) CppUnit
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Support Engineer
2 21 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 21 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) IT Support
4 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (13.33%) Administrator
5 6 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) DBA
6 4 (8.89%) Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) EMC Storage Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) VMware Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Advisor
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.22%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (64.44%) Blackberry
2 22 (48.89%) iPhone
3 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.89%) Mainframe
4 4 (8.89%) Replication
4 4 (8.89%) Clustering
4 4 (8.89%) Statistics
5 2 (4.44%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.22%) iPad
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (75.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (62.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (46.67%) Windows Vista
4 21 (46.67%) Android
4 21 (46.67%) Windows XP
4 21 (46.67%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.89%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (8.89%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (8.89%) Change Control
2 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL
2 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
2 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
2 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
2 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (2.22%) Network Management
3 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
3 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.22%) Software Deployment
3 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.22%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) C
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) LINC
4 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.22%) VBScript
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) MCP
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (46.67%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (68.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
3 21 (46.67%) Terminal Services
3 21 (46.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.89%) SRDF
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.22%) WMI
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) Microsoft
2 32 (71.11%) VMware
3 22 (48.89%) HP
4 21 (46.67%) Dell
5 8 (17.78%) EMC
6 5 (11.11%) Citrix
7 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.89%) Unisys
7 4 (8.89%) Cisco
8 1 (2.22%) Altiris
8 1 (2.22%) Veeam