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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 11.70% 8.64% 23.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.35% 31.82% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 7
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,250 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £50,000
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 Wimbledon region.

Operating Systems Category
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 36.17% 27.16% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 11
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
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
Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wimbledon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (65.00%) Firewall
4 13 (65.00%) VPN
5 12 (60.00%) VMware
5 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (50.00%) MCP
6 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (45.00%) MCSE
7 9 (45.00%) DNS
7 9 (45.00%) MCTS
8 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 8 (40.00%) Citrix
8 8 (40.00%) Apple
8 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (35.00%) ITIL
9 7 (35.00%) SQL
9 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (35.00%) Migration
9 7 (35.00%) MCITP
10 6 (30.00%) Banking
10 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
10 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (30.00%) Finance
11 5 (25.00%) Symantec
11 5 (25.00%) McAfee

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) VPN
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) DNS
3 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (5.00%) MPLS
6 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
6 1 (5.00%) WAN
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (45.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Manager
6 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (15.00%) Support Manager
7 2 (10.00%) IT Assistant
8 1 (5.00%) IT Support
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (25.00%) iPhone
1 5 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) VB
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) MCP
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (45.00%) MCTS
2 9 (45.00%) MCSE
3 7 (35.00%) MCITP
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.00%) CCNA
5 2 (10.00%) MCSA
6 1 (5.00%) CCA
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Apple
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) Symantec
4 5 (25.00%) McAfee
5 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Veeam
5 2 (10.00%) Acronis
6 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (5.00%) AppSense
6 1 (5.00%) Mitel
6 1 (5.00%) ProCurve