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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 6.06% 8.20% 3.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.28% 34.09% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 5
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £28,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £62,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
47 44 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 28.48% 24.04% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 42 41 67
Average salary £33,250 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £74,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (52.38%) EMC
4 11 (52.38%) Citrix
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (42.86%) NetIQ
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
8 7 (33.33%) SAN
8 7 (33.33%) Symantec
9 6 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (23.81%) VMware
10 5 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
10 5 (23.81%) SQL
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
11 4 (19.05%) Server Monitoring
11 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
11 4 (19.05%) Law
12 3 (14.29%) Front Office
12 3 (14.29%) CMS
13 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
13 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (9.52%) Degree
13 2 (9.52%) Computer Science

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (14.29%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) WorkSite
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (9.52%) FCoE
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (19.05%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Front Office
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Support Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Administrator
2 6 (28.57%) Server Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Server Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Server Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Server Support
4 4 (19.05%) Server Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) DBA
6 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Broadcast Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (9.52%) Security Patching
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
2 2 (9.52%) High Availability
2 2 (9.52%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (9.52%) Database Security
2 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.76%) Document Management
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) NFS
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) EMC
1 11 (52.38%) Citrix
2 9 (42.86%) NetIQ
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) Symantec
5 5 (23.81%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Isilon
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco
7 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.76%) Sun
7 1 (4.76%) Veeam