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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 32 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.96% 3.91% 8.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.81% 11.11% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 12
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
57 63 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 26.15% 35.20% 24.84%
Number of salaries quoted 54 61 38
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (55.56%) IIS
4 10 (55.56%) DNS
4 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 9 (50.00%) SAN
6 8 (44.44%) DHCP
6 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 8 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (38.89%) Cisco
7 7 (38.89%) IBM
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
7 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
7 7 (38.89%) NetApp
7 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
8 6 (33.33%) Unix
8 6 (33.33%) Linux
8 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (27.78%) FCoE
9 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (27.78%) Server Building
9 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
9 5 (27.78%) SAS 70
9 5 (27.78%) NFS

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (55.56%) IIS
2 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
3 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) DNS
2 9 (50.00%) SAN
3 8 (44.44%) DHCP
4 5 (27.78%) FCoE
4 5 (27.78%) iSCSI
5 2 (11.11%) LDAP
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Backup Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Backup Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) ICT Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Unix
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (27.78%) ITSM
2 5 (27.78%) Server Building
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) QMS
3 2 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SAS 70
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) Firmware
4 5 (27.78%) NFS
4 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (11.11%) XenApp
5 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) IBM
3 7 (38.89%) NetApp
4 5 (27.78%) Brocade
4 5 (27.78%) CommVault
4 5 (27.78%) Remedy
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) Dell
6 2 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) Riverbed