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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 49 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.72% 2.29% 4.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 10.00% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 25
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,100 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
180 120 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 27.86% 22.90% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 157 113 199
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 January 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Guildford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (86.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (65.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (63.79%) VMware
5 28 (48.28%) Linux
6 27 (46.55%) MS Exchange
7 26 (44.83%) Microsoft
8 25 (43.10%) Exchange Server 2010
9 24 (41.38%) Active Directory
10 23 (39.66%) TCP/IP
11 22 (37.93%) SQL
11 22 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2013
12 21 (36.21%) vSphere
13 19 (32.76%) DHCP
13 19 (32.76%) DNS
13 19 (32.76%) HP
13 19 (32.76%) SAN
14 18 (31.03%) SCCM
15 17 (29.31%) Red Hat
15 17 (29.31%) Citrix
16 15 (25.86%) Apache
16 15 (25.86%) SCOM
16 15 (25.86%) Ubuntu
16 15 (25.86%) CentOS
16 15 (25.86%) Hyper-V
16 15 (25.86%) SUSE
16 15 (25.86%) Debian
16 15 (25.86%) Red Hat Satellite
17 13 (22.41%) Cisco
18 12 (20.69%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 27 (46.55%) MS Exchange
2 25 (43.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (25.86%) Apache
5 11 (18.97%) SAS
6 4 (6.90%) WorkSite
7 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) TCP/IP
2 19 (32.76%) DNS
2 19 (32.76%) DHCP
2 19 (32.76%) SAN
3 11 (18.97%) iSCSI
3 11 (18.97%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (13.79%) VLAN
5 5 (8.62%) Firewall
5 5 (8.62%) VPN
6 4 (6.90%) LAN
6 4 (6.90%) WAN
7 2 (3.45%) HTTP
7 2 (3.45%) SSL
8 1 (1.72%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (3.45%) LoadRunner
1 2 (3.45%) JMeter
2 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 5 (8.62%) Law
2 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Support Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Storage Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (12.07%) Team Leader
4 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 6 (10.34%) Linux Support
5 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) SAN Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Operations Support Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Ajax
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.79%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Life Science
3 2 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (86.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (65.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (48.28%) Linux
5 15 (25.86%) SUSE
5 15 (25.86%) Debian
5 15 (25.86%) Ubuntu
5 15 (25.86%) CentOS
6 11 (18.97%) UNIX
7 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Change Management
1 11 (18.97%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (13.79%) Network Design
3 7 (12.07%) ITIL
4 3 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.45%) Performance Testing
5 2 (3.45%) Load Testing
5 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.45%) Test Automation
5 2 (3.45%) Analytics
5 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.45%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.45%) Data Management
6 1 (1.72%) CRM
6 1 (1.72%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) Java
2 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.45%) Python
2 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (18.97%) MCSE
2 11 (18.97%) MCSA
2 11 (18.97%) CCNA
2 11 (18.97%) CCA
2 11 (18.97%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (18.97%) NCDA
3 8 (13.79%) Degree
3 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.72%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 21 (36.21%) vSphere
3 15 (25.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (31.03%) SCCM
2 15 (25.86%) SCOM
2 15 (25.86%) Red Hat Satellite
3 11 (18.97%) SCVMM
3 11 (18.97%) Backup Exec
4 8 (13.79%) Nagios
5 3 (5.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) VMware
2 26 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.76%) HP
4 17 (29.31%) Citrix
4 17 (29.31%) Red Hat
5 13 (22.41%) Cisco
6 11 (18.97%) CommVault
6 11 (18.97%) NetApp
6 11 (18.97%) Symantec
6 11 (18.97%) EMC
7 8 (13.79%) Dell
8 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle
10 1 (1.72%) Juniper
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