The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Staines region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 28 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 31 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 2.29% 12.70% 14.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.32% 25.20% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 26 50
Average salary £38,500 £68,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +49.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Operating Systems Category
Staines
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 123 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 31.30% 50.41% 57.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 106 182
Average salary £25,000 £58,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.26% +25.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £40,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
Surrey

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 24 July 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) Dell
6 4 (30.77%) Symantec
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
7 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
7 3 (23.08%) MCITP
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) MCSE
7 3 (23.08%) IIS
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) OSPF
5 1 (7.69%) BGP
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Server Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Server Support
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Professional Services Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
2 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
1 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCITP
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) MCP
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) MCTS
4 1 (7.69%) CCDE
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) CCDA
4 1 (7.69%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Dell
2 4 (30.77%) Symantec
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Lotus
4 2 (15.38%) Intel
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
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