The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 27 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 3.76% 6.41% 4.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.42% 13.53% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 10
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Windows Server 2008
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Staines
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 133 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 20.43% 47.33% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 35 104 66
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Staines

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Staines

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staines 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) IIS
2 24 (96.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (92.00%) VMware
4 22 (88.00%) SQL Server
5 21 (84.00%) Cisco
6 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
7 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
8 14 (56.00%) MCSE
8 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (56.00%) SAN
8 14 (56.00%) Clustering
8 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (56.00%) vSphere
8 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (52.00%) MCITP
9 13 (52.00%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (52.00%) VMware ESX
9 13 (52.00%) Firewall
9 13 (52.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 13 (52.00%) MCSA
10 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (36.00%) Linux
10 9 (36.00%) Windows 2000
10 9 (36.00%) LAN
10 9 (36.00%) ITIL
10 9 (36.00%) Project Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staines 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 24 (96.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) SAN
2 13 (52.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) LAN
4 8 (32.00%) WAN
4 8 (32.00%) Internet
5 2 (8.00%) DNS
6 1 (4.00%) DHCP
6 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (52.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Server Support
1 13 (52.00%) Support Engineer
1 13 (52.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 13 (52.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 12 (48.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Server Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Technical Design Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Technical Design Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Technical Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) XSL
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.00%) DHTML
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Clustering
1 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) N-Tier
2 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 9 (36.00%) Windows 2000
5 8 (32.00%) AIX
5 8 (32.00%) Solaris
5 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
3 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (32.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Line Management
5 1 (4.00%) System Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VBScript
2 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) MCSE
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (52.00%) MCITP
2 13 (52.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (56.00%) vSphere
3 13 (52.00%) VMware ESX
4 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (32.00%) XenApp
5 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.00%) UAG
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.00%) WSUS
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
1 1 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 21 (84.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) HP
4 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 8 (32.00%) NetApp
4 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (32.00%) IBM
4 8 (32.00%) Sun
4 8 (32.00%) 3PAR
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy