The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 20 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 7.80% 15.19% 16.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.57% 42.86% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 34
Average salary £35,000 £45,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
Windows Server 2008
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
51 56 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 36.17% 35.44% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 92
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 29 January 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (69.57%) Windows 7
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
4 15 (65.22%) MS Office
5 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
5 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (47.83%) VMware
6 11 (47.83%) SQL
7 10 (43.48%) MCP
7 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
7 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
7 10 (43.48%) MCSA
7 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (43.48%) MCTS
8 9 (39.13%) SAN
8 9 (39.13%) Cisco
9 7 (30.43%) Internet
9 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (30.43%) CCNP
9 7 (30.43%) CCNA
9 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
9 7 (30.43%) MCSE
9 7 (30.43%) MCITP
9 7 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
10 6 (26.09%) Citrix

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
1 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (65.22%) MS Office
2 4 (17.39%) Acrobat
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SAN
2 7 (30.43%) Internet
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 4 (17.39%) Intranet
5 3 (13.04%) Network Security
5 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
5 3 (13.04%) MPLS
5 3 (13.04%) DHCP
5 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support
4 3 (13.04%) Server Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) DBA
4 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Ajax
1 1 (4.35%) LAMP
1 1 (4.35%) XML
1 1 (4.35%) XSL
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) DHTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Human Factors
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (69.57%) Windows 7
4 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) UNIX
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
2 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.04%) High Availability
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (13.04%) Database Security
5 1 (4.35%) System Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) MCP
1 10 (43.48%) MCSA
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (43.48%) MCTS
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNP
2 7 (30.43%) CCNA
2 7 (30.43%) MCSE
2 7 (30.43%) MCITP
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco
4 6 (26.09%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) Adobe
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.35%) HP