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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 16 32 11
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.14% 0.90% 10.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 3.03% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
17 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.32% 29.73% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 18
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% -10.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,500 £62,500
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 11 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware