The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 21 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.79% 3.97% 4.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.73% 14.59% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 27
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £30,533 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
179 233 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 23.77% 27.19% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 171 189 170
Average salary £40,000 £42,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% +9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Surrey

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 1 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Guildford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (62.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 29 (53.70%) VMware
5 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
7 19 (35.19%) SAN
7 19 (35.19%) SQL
7 19 (35.19%) Hyper-V
8 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (33.33%) Firewall
9 17 (31.48%) ITIL
10 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
10 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
11 15 (27.78%) Cisco
12 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
12 13 (24.07%) Degree
13 12 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (20.37%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (20.37%) Linux
15 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
15 10 (18.52%) Symantec
16 9 (16.67%) Veeam
16 9 (16.67%) Lync
16 9 (16.67%) Office 365
16 9 (16.67%) Network Security
16 9 (16.67%) Finance
16 9 (16.67%) Replication
16 9 (16.67%) CommVault
17 8 (14.81%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
2 12 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.67%) Lync
4 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.41%) IBM Notes
7 3 (5.56%) Apache
8 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.70%) IIS
9 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.19%) SAN
2 18 (33.33%) Firewall
3 11 (20.37%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 9 (16.67%) Network Security
6 5 (9.26%) VPN
6 5 (9.26%) DNS
6 5 (9.26%) SSL
7 3 (5.56%) VLAN
8 2 (3.70%) NetScreen
8 2 (3.70%) DHCP
8 2 (3.70%) HTTP
8 2 (3.70%) Broadband
9 1 (1.85%) LAN
9 1 (1.85%) WAN
9 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.85%) MPLS
9 1 (1.85%) Internet
9 1 (1.85%) IPsec
9 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.70%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.85%) MSI
2 1 (1.85%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.85%) JMeter
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) DBA
6 5 (9.26%) SQL DBA
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (5.56%) Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Database Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) IT Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.70%) PHP Programmer
9 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) Ajax
2 1 (1.85%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Replication
2 5 (9.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.70%) iPhone
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.85%) EPoS
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (62.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (20.37%) Linux
5 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.96%) Windows XP
7 5 (9.26%) Debian
8 4 (7.41%) CentOS
9 3 (5.56%) SUSE
9 3 (5.56%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.85%) UNIX
11 1 (1.85%) AIX
11 1 (1.85%) Solaris
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) ITIL
2 4 (7.41%) Document Management
3 3 (5.56%) Migration
3 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
4 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.70%) iOS Development
4 2 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (3.70%) MVC
4 2 (3.70%) Change Management
4 2 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (1.85%) OO
5 1 (1.85%) ERP
5 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.85%) Test Automation
5 1 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.85%) Cyber Security
5 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.85%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.26%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.70%) PHP5
5 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.70%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (1.85%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) C++
6 1 (1.85%) VBScript
6 1 (1.85%) VB
6 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) OCP
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.56%) MCSE
4 3 (5.56%) MCSA
4 3 (5.56%) CCNA
5 2 (3.70%) MCITP
5 2 (3.70%) CCNP
5 2 (3.70%) HND
6 1 (1.85%) MCP
6 1 (1.85%) CCIP
6 1 (1.85%) CCSP
6 1 (1.85%) CCDA
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.85%) MCTS
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 19 (35.19%) Hyper-V
3 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (7.41%) vSphere
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.70%) UAG
5 2 (3.70%) XenApp
5 2 (3.70%) XenServer
5 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.85%) vCloud
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Data Guard
2 3 (5.56%) DameWare
2 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (5.56%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 29 (53.70%) VMware
3 15 (27.78%) Cisco
4 10 (18.52%) Symantec
5 9 (16.67%) Veeam
5 9 (16.67%) CommVault
6 7 (12.96%) SolarWinds
7 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 5 (9.26%) Oracle
9 4 (7.41%) Juniper
9 4 (7.41%) Lotus
10 3 (5.56%) Citrix
10 3 (5.56%) Interwoven
11 2 (3.70%) Dell
12 1 (1.85%) HP
12 1 (1.85%) Clearswift
12 1 (1.85%) Sophos
12 1 (1.85%) Altiris