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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 5 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 33 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 22.45% 13.89% 3.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.25% 32.79% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -36.84%
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
67 61 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 45.58% 42.36% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 48
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £37,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (76.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
4 33 (70.21%) VMware
5 32 (68.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (59.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (59.57%) Blackberry
6 28 (59.57%) MS Exchange
7 27 (57.45%) MS Office
7 27 (57.45%) C
7 27 (57.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (48.94%) TCP/IP
9 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
10 22 (46.81%) LAN
10 22 (46.81%) WAN
10 22 (46.81%) SQL
10 22 (46.81%) IIS
11 20 (42.55%) HP
11 20 (42.55%) Firewall
11 20 (42.55%) Exchange Server 2013
11 20 (42.55%) iPhone
12 19 (40.43%) Hyper-V
12 19 (40.43%) Windows Vista
12 19 (40.43%) Android
12 19 (40.43%) Kalman Filter
12 19 (40.43%) Windows 8
12 19 (40.43%) Terminal Services
12 19 (40.43%) Dell
12 19 (40.43%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 28 (59.57%) MS Exchange
1 28 (59.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 27 (57.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (46.81%) IIS
4 20 (42.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 27 (57.45%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (48.94%) TCP/IP
2 22 (46.81%) LAN
2 22 (46.81%) WAN
3 20 (42.55%) Firewall
4 19 (40.43%) VoIP
5 4 (8.51%) DNS
5 4 (8.51%) SAN
6 3 (6.38%) Network Security
6 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.38%) DHCP
7 1 (2.13%) Intranet
7 1 (2.13%) SSL
7 1 (2.13%) VPN
7 1 (2.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.13%) CppUnit
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Legal
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Support Engineer
2 19 (40.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 19 (40.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 15 (31.91%) IT Support
3 15 (31.91%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Administrator
4 8 (17.02%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (17.02%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (17.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Developer
5 4 (8.51%) DBA
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) EMC Storage Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) VMware Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Advisor
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (59.57%) Blackberry
2 20 (42.55%) iPhone
3 9 (19.15%) Data Centre
4 5 (10.64%) Statistics
5 4 (8.51%) Mainframe
5 4 (8.51%) Replication
5 4 (8.51%) Clustering
6 2 (4.26%) EMC VNX
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (76.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (40.43%) Windows Vista
4 19 (40.43%) Android
4 19 (40.43%) Windows XP
4 19 (40.43%) Windows 8
5 7 (14.89%) Linux
6 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (14.89%) ITIL
3 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
3 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
3 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (8.51%) Change Control
4 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.13%) Network Management
5 1 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.13%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.13%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (2.13%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) C
2 22 (46.81%) SQL
3 4 (8.51%) LINC
4 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.13%) VBScript
5 1 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) MCP
2 5 (10.64%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.38%) A+ Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) CCNA
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (40.43%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (68.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
3 19 (40.43%) Terminal Services
3 19 (40.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.51%) SRDF
5 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.38%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (2.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
2 33 (70.21%) VMware
3 20 (42.55%) HP
4 19 (40.43%) Dell
5 8 (17.02%) EMC
5 8 (17.02%) Citrix
6 7 (14.89%) Cisco
7 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.51%) Unisys
9 3 (6.38%) Altiris
10 1 (2.13%) Veeam