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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 27 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 7.61% 3.24% 6.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.32% 16.28% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 11
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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 43 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 28.93% 19.91% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 50 37 59
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
3 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (71.43%) DNS
5 13 (61.90%) E-Commerce
6 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
7 11 (52.38%) Cisco
7 11 (52.38%) SQL
7 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
7 11 (52.38%) IIS
8 10 (47.62%) SAN
8 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
8 10 (47.62%) Riverbed
9 9 (42.86%) Office 365
9 9 (42.86%) VMware
9 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (42.86%) Firewall
10 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
11 7 (33.33%) Service Management
11 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
11 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
11 7 (33.33%) LAN
11 7 (33.33%) WAN
11 7 (33.33%) DHCP
11 7 (33.33%) ITIL
11 7 (33.33%) .NET
11 7 (33.33%) Linux
11 7 (33.33%) Middleware
11 7 (33.33%) Citrix
12 6 (28.57%) IPv4

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (52.38%) IIS
2 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) PaaS
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) DNS
2 10 (47.62%) SAN
3 9 (42.86%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 7 (33.33%) LAN
4 7 (33.33%) WAN
4 7 (33.33%) DHCP
5 6 (28.57%) IPv4
5 6 (28.57%) iSCSI
6 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
7 3 (14.29%) BIG-IP
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
7 3 (14.29%) Internet
7 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (9.52%) VPN
9 1 (4.76%) NAS
9 1 (4.76%) FTP
9 1 (4.76%) SMTP
9 1 (4.76%) LDAP
9 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
2 7 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Support
3 2 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Support
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Citrix Support
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
1 7 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) PDA
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) UNIX
5 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) E-Commerce
2 7 (33.33%) Service Management
2 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (14.29%) Data Security
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (28.57%) MCITP
2 4 (19.05%) CCNP
2 4 (19.05%) CCNA
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) HP AIS
3 3 (14.29%) HP ASE
3 3 (14.29%) VCP5
4 2 (9.52%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (4.76%) MCP
5 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
3 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 6 (28.57%) Xsan
5 4 (19.05%) vSphere
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
6 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) Riverbed
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) Citrix
6 5 (23.81%) HP
7 3 (14.29%) F5
7 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.76%) ZyXEL
8 1 (4.76%) Draytek
8 1 (4.76%) NETGEAR
8 1 (4.76%) IBM
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle
8 1 (4.76%) Remedy
8 1 (4.76%) Sophos
8 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (4.76%) NetApp
8 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.76%) Dell
8 1 (4.76%) EMC