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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 7 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 37 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 26.81% 7.02% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.11% 66.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 34 4 0
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% -
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
71 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 51.45% 10.53% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 62 6 13
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
1 45 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 42 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 40 (88.89%) MS Exchange
4 38 (84.44%) DNS
5 37 (82.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (77.78%) VMware
7 34 (75.56%) TCP/IP
7 34 (75.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (73.33%) VPN
9 30 (66.67%) MCP
9 30 (66.67%) MCSE
9 30 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (66.67%) MCTS
10 24 (53.33%) Apple
11 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (48.89%) Windows XP
13 21 (46.67%) Cisco
14 18 (40.00%) Firewall
15 17 (37.78%) Software Testing
16 15 (33.33%) Migration
16 15 (33.33%) CCNA
16 15 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (33.33%) MCITP
17 14 (31.11%) DHCP
18 13 (28.89%) Windows 8
19 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
20 7 (15.56%) Wireless
20 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
21 6 (13.33%) Juniper

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 40 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (84.44%) DNS
2 34 (75.56%) TCP/IP
3 33 (73.33%) VPN
4 18 (40.00%) Firewall
5 14 (31.11%) DHCP
6 7 (15.56%) Wireless
7 3 (6.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Support Engineer
2 21 (46.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 19 (42.22%) IT Support Engineer
3 19 (42.22%) IT Support
4 15 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Technical Support
5 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (4.44%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) PC Support
9 1 (2.22%) PC Support Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) PC Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Wintel Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (82.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (48.89%) Windows XP
5 13 (28.89%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Software Testing
2 15 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (4.44%) Web Design
4 1 (2.22%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (66.67%) MCP
1 30 (66.67%) MCSE
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 30 (66.67%) MCTS
2 15 (33.33%) MCITP
2 15 (33.33%) CCNA
2 15 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 45 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 34 (75.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 35 (77.78%) VMware
3 24 (53.33%) Apple
4 21 (46.67%) Cisco
5 6 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 6 (13.33%) Symantec
5 6 (13.33%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) Veeam
6 2 (4.44%) Acronis
7 1 (2.22%) NetApp