The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.19% 1.25% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 5.26% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -32.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
West Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 17.52% 23.75% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 14
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £62,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Gatwick

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Skype
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) Opsview
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft