The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the M4 Corridor region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - - 13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 8.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 17.50% 36.36% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 24
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the M4 Corridor region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Wall Street Systems
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 2 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WLAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Budget Control
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (50.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 2 (50.00%) Wall Street Systems