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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 23 21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - 4.30% 4.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 17.39% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Average salary - £22,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -47.05%
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
38 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 38.38% 24.73% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 26
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,275 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
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 24 December 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) VMware
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL
5 7 (63.64%) Citrix
6 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
6 6 (54.55%) Cisco
6 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (54.55%) Juniper
6 6 (54.55%) SAN
6 6 (54.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (54.55%) Supplier Management
6 6 (54.55%) Fortinet
6 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (54.55%) XenApp
6 6 (54.55%) vSphere
6 6 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (54.55%) Capacity Management
6 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) MCP
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000
8 2 (18.18%) MCSE
8 2 (18.18%) MCSA
8 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 2 (18.18%) VoIP
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Support Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (54.55%) Operations Support Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Support Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Supplier Management
2 6 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (54.55%) Capacity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) XenApp
2 6 (54.55%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) Juniper
4 6 (54.55%) Fortinet
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat