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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 16 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 12.63% 1.19% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.16% 6.25% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 20.00% 19.05% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 16
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £24,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
1 47 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 46 (97.87%) Microsoft
3 43 (91.49%) MS Exchange
4 39 (82.98%) VPN
5 37 (78.72%) DNS
6 36 (76.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (76.60%) VMware
7 35 (74.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (70.21%) TCP/IP
9 29 (61.70%) MCSE
9 29 (61.70%) MCP
9 29 (61.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (61.70%) MCTS
10 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (53.19%) Apple
12 24 (51.06%) Windows XP
13 22 (46.81%) Firewall
14 21 (44.68%) Cisco
15 18 (38.30%) Windows 8
16 15 (31.91%) MCITP
16 15 (31.91%) Migration
17 14 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (29.79%) CCNA
17 14 (29.79%) Hyper-V
18 13 (27.66%) Software Testing
18 13 (27.66%) SQL
19 12 (25.53%) DHCP
20 10 (21.28%) Symantec
21 8 (17.02%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 43 (91.49%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 39 (82.98%) VPN
2 37 (78.72%) DNS
3 33 (70.21%) TCP/IP
4 22 (46.81%) Firewall
5 12 (25.53%) DHCP
6 8 (17.02%) Wireless
7 3 (6.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
1 6 (12.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (91.49%) Support Engineer
2 19 (40.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 18 (38.30%) IT Support Engineer
3 18 (38.30%) IT Support
4 15 (31.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (12.77%) Technical Support
6 6 (12.77%) Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Service Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (12.77%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 5 (10.64%) Service Desk Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Blackberry
1 6 (12.77%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (12.77%) iPhone
1 6 (12.77%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (76.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (51.06%) Windows XP
5 18 (38.30%) Windows 8
6 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Migration
2 13 (27.66%) Software Testing
3 6 (12.77%) ITIL
3 6 (12.77%) Service Management
4 3 (6.38%) Web Design
5 1 (2.13%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) MCP
1 29 (61.70%) MCSE
1 29 (61.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 29 (61.70%) MCTS
2 15 (31.91%) MCITP
3 14 (29.79%) CCNA
3 14 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.51%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 35 (74.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (29.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.13%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 46 (97.87%) Microsoft
2 36 (76.60%) VMware
3 25 (53.19%) Apple
4 21 (44.68%) Cisco
5 10 (21.28%) Symantec
6 7 (14.89%) CheckPoint
6 7 (14.89%) Juniper
7 6 (12.77%) Citrix
7 6 (12.77%) McAfee