The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 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 Uxbridge region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 18 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 8.20% 3.45% 4.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.09% 9.41% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 8
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -34.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,900 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £38,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 85 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 24.04% 36.64% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 41 69 73
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,800 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
London

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
3 9 (39.13%) MS Office
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
4 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
5 7 (30.43%) vSphere
5 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (26.09%) SAN
7 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
7 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
7 5 (21.74%) DTS
7 5 (21.74%) ERP
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (21.74%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
7 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 4 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) WorkSite
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) DTS
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (8.70%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Support Specialist
2 5 (21.74%) DBA
2 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Server Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Network Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Senior DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Server Support
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) ERP
1 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
1 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (17.39%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
1 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) vSphere
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Server
4 2 (8.70%) Xen
5 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) 3PAR
3 4 (17.39%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) Clearswift