The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 9 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 13.91% 14.85% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 37.50% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 3
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
Windows Server 2008
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Epsom region.

Operating Systems Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
48 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 41.74% 39.60% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 26
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £42,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Epsom

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Epsom

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Epsom region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Epsom

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) MS Excel
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (56.52%) Hyper-V
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (52.17%) LAN
5 12 (52.17%) WAN
5 12 (52.17%) MCSE
6 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
6 11 (47.83%) Firewall
6 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
7 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (34.78%) VMware
9 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
10 6 (26.09%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (26.09%) SCCM
10 6 (26.09%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (26.09%) SLA
10 6 (26.09%) SQL
11 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
12 4 (17.39%) Windows Vista
12 4 (17.39%) MS Office
12 4 (17.39%) Terminal Services
12 4 (17.39%) Finance
13 3 (13.04%) Service Management
13 3 (13.04%) Active Directory

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (91.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) LAN
1 12 (52.17%) WAN
2 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
2 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) VLAN
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Field Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Team Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) IT Support
3 3 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) PC Support
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (26.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.35%) UNIX
7 1 (4.35%) Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Service Management
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
1 3 (13.04%) CRM
1 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (52.17%) MCSE
3 3 (13.04%) MCITP
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Hyper-V
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Terminal Services
4 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) LANDesk
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco