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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 5.13% 13.89% 12.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 43.10% 32.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 25
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,200 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,150 £50,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
48 58 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 30.77% 32.22% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 48 47 73
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £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 27 February 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
4 12 (63.16%) MS Office
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (52.63%) VMware
6 10 (52.63%) MCP
6 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
6 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (52.63%) MCSA
6 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
6 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (52.63%) MCTS
6 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (47.37%) Cisco
7 9 (47.37%) SQL
8 8 (42.11%) SAN
9 7 (36.84%) CCNP
9 7 (36.84%) CCNA
9 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
9 7 (36.84%) MCSE
9 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (36.84%) MCITP
9 7 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
10 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (26.32%) Internet

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (52.63%) MS Exchange
1 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
2 5 (26.32%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) MPLS
3 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) DNS
4 2 (10.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Server Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) DHTML
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) XSL
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
1 1 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
4 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
2 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (15.79%) High Availability
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Database Security
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) MCSA
1 10 (52.63%) MCP
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (52.63%) MCTS
2 7 (36.84%) MCITP
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (36.84%) MCSE
2 7 (36.84%) CCNP
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) Adobe