The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking 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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 35 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 35 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 5.05% 9.38% 9.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.90% 28.93% 24.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 33
Average salary £34,500 £28,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -32.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £24,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking region.

Operating Systems Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
126 121 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 42.42% 32.44% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 112 112 130
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Woking region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Woking

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Woking region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Woking

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 15 (55.56%) VMware
6 13 (48.15%) Firewall
6 13 (48.15%) SCCM
7 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
7 12 (44.44%) Citrix
8 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (40.74%) SCOM
9 10 (37.04%) SQL
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
10 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
10 8 (29.63%) SAN
10 8 (29.63%) Dell
10 8 (29.63%) SCVMM
11 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (25.93%) Degree
11 7 (25.93%) XenApp
11 7 (25.93%) Office 365
11 7 (25.93%) HP
11 7 (25.93%) DHCP
11 7 (25.93%) DNS
12 6 (22.22%) Clustering
12 6 (22.22%) Network Design
12 6 (22.22%) Cisco
12 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
12 6 (22.22%) Lync

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Lync
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) SAN
3 7 (25.93%) DNS
3 7 (25.93%) DHCP
4 6 (22.22%) VLAN
5 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
6 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.70%) LAN
7 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (25.93%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Server Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Server Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 2000
6 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Network Design
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) MCP
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.93%) XenApp
3 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 3 (11.11%) vSphere
6 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) SCCM
2 11 (40.74%) SCOM
3 8 (29.63%) SCVMM
4 5 (18.52%) SCDPM
4 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
5 4 (14.81%) WSUS
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) VMware
3 12 (44.44%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) Dell
5 7 (25.93%) HP
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco
6 6 (22.22%) Nimsoft
7 2 (7.41%) SonicWALL
7 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.41%) Sage
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.70%) AppSense
8 1 (3.70%) MobileIron