The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 6 23 11
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 21.69% 5.22% 10.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.07% 20.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 2
Average salary £54,750 £28,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.10% -56.15%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hounslow region.

Operating Systems Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 34.94% 26.09% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 22
Average salary £54,750 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.86% -3.33%
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 Hounslow

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Hounslow

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 21 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (82.61%) SAN
4 18 (78.26%) Project Management
4 18 (78.26%) High Availability
4 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (69.57%) ITIL
6 15 (65.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (60.87%) RHCT
7 14 (60.87%) Incident Management
7 14 (60.87%) Problem Management
7 14 (60.87%) VMware ESX
7 14 (60.87%) Red Hat
7 14 (60.87%) Cisco
7 14 (60.87%) IBM
7 14 (60.87%) HP
7 14 (60.87%) Private Cloud
7 14 (60.87%) Data Centre
8 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
9 11 (47.83%) Dell
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (21.74%) Mercator
11 5 (21.74%) vSphere
12 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
12 4 (17.39%) MCP
12 4 (17.39%) Linux
12 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
13 3 (13.04%) MCITP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) MPLS
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Systems Engineer
1 14 (60.87%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IBM Storage Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) NetApp Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) Server Support
5 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Private Cloud
1 14 (60.87%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Project Management
1 18 (78.26%) High Availability
2 16 (69.57%) ITIL
3 14 (60.87%) Incident Management
3 14 (60.87%) Problem Management
4 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) People Management
6 1 (4.35%) Server Building
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) VBScript
1 2 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (60.87%) RHCT
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (17.39%) MCP
5 3 (13.04%) MCSE
5 3 (13.04%) MCITP
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) MCSA
6 1 (4.35%) CCA
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.35%) MCTS
System Software
1 21 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (60.87%) VMware ESX
3 5 (21.74%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) HP
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) IBM
2 14 (60.87%) Red Hat
3 11 (47.83%) Dell
4 5 (21.74%) Mercator
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) EMC
6 3 (13.04%) NetApp
6 3 (13.04%) Brocade