The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughton - 25.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Loughton region.

Operating Systems Category
Loughton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughton 20.00% 50.00% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.29%
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 Loughton

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Loughton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Loughton

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Loughton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Loughton 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SUSE
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Trapeze
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) OpenView
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (40.00%) WLAN
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Security Patching
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Loughton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Loughton 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) WLAN
1 2 (40.00%) SNMP
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) SUSE
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Security Patching
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) OpenView
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Trapeze
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) NetIQ
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft