The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 37 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.28% 4.63% 5.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 17.54% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 7
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £37,000
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Operating Systems Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 57 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 22.95% 26.39% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 30
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (65.00%) DNS
5 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
6 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (50.00%) IIS
7 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (45.00%) Riverbed
7 9 (45.00%) VMware
8 8 (40.00%) SAN
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (40.00%) Cisco
9 7 (35.00%) .NET
9 7 (35.00%) Middleware
9 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
9 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (30.00%) Office 365
10 6 (30.00%) Firewall
10 6 (30.00%) Citrix
10 6 (30.00%) Linux
11 5 (25.00%) ITIL
11 5 (25.00%) DHCP
11 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 5 (25.00%) LAN
11 5 (25.00%) WAN
11 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 10 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) PaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) DNS
2 8 (40.00%) SAN
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 5 (25.00%) DHCP
5 4 (20.00%) IPv4
5 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (20.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (15.00%) Internet
7 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
7 2 (10.00%) Network Security
7 2 (10.00%) VPN
7 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (5.00%) LDAP
8 1 (5.00%) FTP
8 1 (5.00%) SMTP
8 1 (5.00%) NAS
8 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Citrix Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
1 7 (35.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Service Management
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Data Security
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (5.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Change Management
7 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCITP
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCNP
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) HP AIS
3 2 (10.00%) HP ASE
3 2 (10.00%) VCP5
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (20.00%) Xsan
4 3 (15.00%) vSphere
5 2 (10.00%) XenApp
6 1 (5.00%) XenServer
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Riverbed
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.00%) F5
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (5.00%) Remedy
7 1 (5.00%) Sophos
7 1 (5.00%) ZyXEL
7 1 (5.00%) Draytek
7 1 (5.00%) NETGEAR
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) EMC
7 1 (5.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) IBM