The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 49 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.86% 2.79% 3.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 11.73% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 32
Average salary £27,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,550 £30,533
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £55,000
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 Guildford region.

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
250 179 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 38.58% 23.77% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 221 171 189
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Guildford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Guildford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 33 (63.46%) Windows 7
4 32 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (50.00%) VMware
5 26 (50.00%) DNS
6 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
6 25 (48.08%) Windows XP
7 24 (46.15%) DHCP
8 22 (42.31%) MS Exchange
9 20 (38.46%) Internet
10 19 (36.54%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (34.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 18 (34.62%) SAN
11 18 (34.62%) Firewall
12 14 (26.92%) Intranet
12 14 (26.92%) Cisco
13 13 (25.00%) WAN
13 13 (25.00%) LAN
14 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
14 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
14 12 (23.08%) ITIL
14 12 (23.08%) Blackberry
14 12 (23.08%) Hyper-V
15 11 (21.15%) Citrix
16 10 (19.23%) VPN
16 10 (19.23%) SLA
17 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 8 (15.38%) Windows 8

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 22 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 19 (36.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (34.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (9.62%) WorkSite
4 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.85%) SAS
7 1 (1.92%) IIS
7 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.00%) DNS
2 24 (46.15%) DHCP
3 20 (38.46%) Internet
4 18 (34.62%) Firewall
4 18 (34.62%) SAN
5 14 (26.92%) Intranet
6 13 (25.00%) LAN
6 13 (25.00%) WAN
7 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 10 (19.23%) VPN
9 6 (11.54%) VLAN
10 4 (7.69%) PSTN
10 4 (7.69%) ADSL
10 4 (7.69%) ISDN
11 3 (5.77%) Cisco IPT
11 3 (5.77%) Wireshark
11 3 (5.77%) WebEx
12 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
12 2 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.62%) Law
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Legal
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Analyst
2 13 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 13 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 13 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (13.46%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (13.46%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Technical Support
5 6 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (9.62%) IT Support
6 5 (9.62%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.92%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (63.46%) Windows 7
3 32 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (48.08%) Windows XP
5 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 6 (11.54%) Linux
8 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) ITIL
2 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (9.62%) Security Management
3 5 (9.62%) Business Continuity
4 3 (5.77%) Network Management
5 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (3.85%) Change Management
5 2 (3.85%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.92%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) MCSE
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.77%) CCNP
4 2 (3.85%) CCNA
4 2 (3.85%) CCA
4 2 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.85%) MCP
4 2 (3.85%) MCSA
4 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.62%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.69%) vSphere
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) DameWare
3 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.85%) Iperf
4 1 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) VMware
2 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
3 14 (26.92%) Cisco
4 11 (21.15%) Citrix
5 7 (13.46%) HP
6 6 (11.54%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.69%) Altiris
8 3 (5.77%) 3PAR
8 3 (5.77%) IBM
8 3 (5.77%) EMC
9 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.85%) CommVault
9 2 (3.85%) NetApp
9 2 (3.85%) Symantec
10 1 (1.92%) SAP
10 1 (1.92%) Juniper
10 1 (1.92%) Dell
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