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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 5.17% - 17.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% - 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Average salary £34,500 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
9 45 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 15.52% 38.46% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 43 20
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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
Salary Histogram in Hounslow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Hounslow region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Hounslow

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Wyse
5 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Xen
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CCA
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (12.50%) MCTS
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Xen
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) Wyse
3 2 (25.00%) VMware