The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - - 8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster - - 8.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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 Westminster region.

Operating Systems Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 33.33% 6.52% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -32.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Westminster

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) Lync
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft