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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 8.49% 3.03% 13.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 9.52% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £44,000 £29,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.89% -33.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
27 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 25.47% 31.82% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 12
Average salary £44,000 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £45,000 £42,800
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 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 28 May 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (90.91%) MS Exchange
3 19 (86.36%) VPN
4 16 (72.73%) DNS
5 15 (68.18%) VMware
5 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
7 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (54.55%) MCP
8 12 (54.55%) Firewall
8 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (50.00%) MCTS
9 11 (50.00%) MCSE
9 11 (50.00%) Apple
10 10 (45.45%) Windows XP
11 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
12 8 (36.36%) Windows 8
12 8 (36.36%) MCITP
12 8 (36.36%) SQL
12 8 (36.36%) Migration
13 7 (31.82%) Citrix
14 6 (27.27%) Symantec
14 6 (27.27%) McAfee
14 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
14 6 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (27.27%) MS Office
14 6 (27.27%) ITIL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 20 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) VPN
2 16 (72.73%) DNS
3 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
4 12 (54.55%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) Broadband
7 1 (4.55%) SAN
7 1 (4.55%) MPLS
7 1 (4.55%) WAN
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Support Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (31.82%) Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Service Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) IT Support
5 5 (22.73%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Support Manager
6 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Manager
7 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
1 6 (27.27%) iPhone
1 6 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (27.27%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (45.45%) Windows XP
5 8 (36.36%) Windows 8
6 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Web Design
3 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Network Management
4 1 (4.55%) Network Design
4 1 (4.55%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (54.55%) MCP
2 11 (50.00%) MCTS
2 11 (50.00%) MCSE
3 8 (36.36%) MCITP
4 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.55%) CCA
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (68.18%) VMware
3 11 (50.00%) Apple
4 7 (31.82%) Citrix
5 6 (27.27%) Symantec
5 6 (27.27%) McAfee
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco
7 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 2 (9.09%) Juniper
8 1 (4.55%) NetApp
8 1 (4.55%) HP
8 1 (4.55%) Mitel
8 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
8 1 (4.55%) ProCurve