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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 20 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 2.27% 7.95% 4.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 40.00% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 3
Average salary £31,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.68% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
22 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 25.00% 19.87% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 15
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £47,500
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) LAN
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (50.00%) WAN
5 4 (50.00%) MCSE
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) Office 365
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (37.50%) ITIL
6 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (25.00%) VBScript
7 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (25.00%) Back Office
7 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (25.00%) MCITP
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (25.00%) SCOM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 1 (12.50%) VPLS
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Wyse
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki