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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 8 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 28 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 25.93% 15.79% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.91% 69.23% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 1
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
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
55 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 50.93% 22.81% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 51 13 8
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 30 October 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (93.94%) MS Exchange
2 31 (93.94%) Active Directory
3 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
4 26 (78.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (75.76%) DNS
6 24 (72.73%) TCP/IP
7 22 (66.67%) VMware
8 21 (63.64%) VPN
9 20 (60.61%) MCSE
9 20 (60.61%) MCP
9 20 (60.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (60.61%) MCTS
10 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (48.48%) Windows XP
12 15 (45.45%) Apple
12 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (42.42%) Cisco
14 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
15 11 (33.33%) Windows 8
16 10 (30.30%) CCNA
16 10 (30.30%) MCITP
16 10 (30.30%) Migration
16 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (30.30%) Firewall
17 9 (27.27%) DHCP
18 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
18 6 (18.18%) CCNP
18 6 (18.18%) Symantec
19 5 (15.15%) SQL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 31 (93.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (75.76%) DNS
2 24 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 21 (63.64%) VPN
4 10 (30.30%) Firewall
5 9 (27.27%) DHCP
6 5 (15.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Support Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (42.42%) IT Support Engineer
3 14 (42.42%) IT Support
4 10 (30.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (24.24%) Technical Support
6 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 6 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) PC Support
9 1 (3.03%) Desktop Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) PC Support Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Desktop Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Desktop Support
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) PC Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) IVR
2 1 (3.03%) iPhone
2 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (48.48%) Windows XP
4 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 10 (30.30%) Migration
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL
3 1 (3.03%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) MCP
1 20 (60.61%) MCSE
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (60.61%) MCTS
2 10 (30.30%) MCITP
2 10 (30.30%) CCNA
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (18.18%) CCNP
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 31 (93.94%) Active Directory
2 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 22 (66.67%) VMware
3 15 (45.45%) Apple
4 14 (42.42%) Cisco
5 6 (18.18%) Symantec
6 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
6 4 (12.12%) Juniper
7 2 (6.06%) Veeam
7 2 (6.06%) Acronis
8 1 (3.03%) BMC
8 1 (3.03%) NetApp
8 1 (3.03%) Citrix