The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wimbledon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 11.58% 2.78% 6.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.89% 11.76% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £44,000 £33,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.83% -17.18%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
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 Wimbledon region.

Operating Systems Category
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 20.00% 23.61% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 15
Average salary £44,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,500 £40,000
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 Wimbledon

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wimbledon

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wimbledon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 35 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 32 (91.43%) VPN
2 32 (91.43%) MS Exchange
3 29 (82.86%) VMware
3 29 (82.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (82.86%) DNS
4 26 (74.29%) TCP/IP
4 26 (74.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (62.86%) Firewall
5 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (57.14%) MCTS
6 20 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (57.14%) Apple
6 20 (57.14%) MCP
6 20 (57.14%) MCSE
7 19 (54.29%) Windows XP
8 13 (37.14%) Cisco
8 13 (37.14%) MCITP
8 13 (37.14%) Migration
8 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
9 12 (34.29%) Windows 8
9 12 (34.29%) SQL
10 9 (25.71%) DHCP
11 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (20.00%) CCNA
11 7 (20.00%) Software Testing
12 6 (17.14%) Banking
12 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 32 (91.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (91.43%) VPN
2 29 (82.86%) DNS
3 26 (74.29%) TCP/IP
4 22 (62.86%) Firewall
5 9 (25.71%) DHCP
6 6 (17.14%) Wireless
7 3 (8.57%) Broadband
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
1 6 (17.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Support Engineer
2 13 (37.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (37.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) IT Support
3 10 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (17.14%) Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Service Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Manager
7 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Support Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
1 6 (17.14%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (17.14%) iPhone
1 6 (17.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (54.29%) Windows XP
5 12 (34.29%) Windows 8
6 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Migration
2 7 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) Service Management
4 3 (8.57%) Web Design
5 1 (2.86%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) MCP
1 20 (57.14%) MCSE
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (57.14%) MCTS
2 13 (37.14%) MCITP
3 7 (20.00%) CCNA
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (82.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (82.86%) VMware
3 20 (57.14%) Apple
4 13 (37.14%) Cisco
5 6 (17.14%) Citrix
5 6 (17.14%) Juniper
5 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
5 6 (17.14%) Symantec
5 6 (17.14%) McAfee