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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 41 40 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.63% 2.76% 6.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 10.29% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 7
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +21.42%
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
33 68 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 17.93% 26.77% 22.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32 64 26
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £60,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (72.22%) DNS
5 11 (61.11%) E-Commerce
6 9 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (50.00%) VMware
7 8 (44.44%) IIS
7 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
8 7 (38.89%) Linux
8 7 (38.89%) .NET
8 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
8 7 (38.89%) SAN
8 7 (38.89%) Middleware
8 7 (38.89%) Riverbed
9 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (33.33%) Citrix
9 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 5 (27.78%) IP Telephony
10 5 (27.78%) Service Management
10 5 (27.78%) ITIL
10 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
10 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
10 5 (27.78%) DHCP
10 5 (27.78%) LAN
10 5 (27.78%) WAN
10 5 (27.78%) Cisco
11 4 (22.22%) IPv4
11 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
11 4 (22.22%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (44.44%) IIS
2 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
3 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) SAN
3 5 (27.78%) IP Telephony
3 5 (27.78%) LAN
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 5 (27.78%) DHCP
4 4 (22.22%) IPv4
4 4 (22.22%) iSCSI
4 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 3 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) LDAP
6 1 (5.56%) SMTP
6 1 (5.56%) FTP
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (38.89%) Administrator
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Administrator
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Support
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Citrix Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
1 7 (38.89%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) PDA
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) UNIX
5 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) E-Commerce
2 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
3 5 (27.78%) Service Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Line Management
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 4 (22.22%) Xsan
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Server
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenServer
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Riverbed
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) NetApp
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (5.56%) Remedy
7 1 (5.56%) Sophos
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) ZyXEL
7 1 (5.56%) Draytek
7 1 (5.56%) NETGEAR