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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.17% 3.48% 6.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.83% 16.26% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 24
Average salary £39,500 £33,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.91% -23.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £34,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
120 123 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 37.27% 21.39% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 112 110 99
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Woking

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 18 (69.23%) Citrix
3 18 (69.23%) Firewall
3 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (57.69%) XenApp
4 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
5 14 (53.85%) VMware
6 13 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 12 (46.15%) XenDesktop
8 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
9 10 (38.46%) LAN
9 10 (38.46%) WAN
9 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (34.62%) MobileIron
10 9 (34.62%) 3PAR
10 9 (34.62%) ITIL
10 9 (34.62%) NetApp
10 9 (34.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (34.62%) AppSense
11 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (26.92%) SCCM
13 6 (23.08%) SCOM
13 6 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (19.23%) HP
14 5 (19.23%) SQL
14 5 (19.23%) Degree
14 5 (19.23%) Nimsoft

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (34.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (15.38%) Lync
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) LAN
2 10 (38.46%) WAN
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) SAN
4 3 (11.54%) VLAN
5 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Server Support
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Market Making
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) MCP
3 2 (7.69%) CCA
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 15 (57.69%) XenApp
3 13 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (46.15%) XenDesktop
5 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
2 6 (23.08%) SCOM
3 3 (11.54%) SCVMM
3 3 (11.54%) SCDPM
3 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
4 2 (7.69%) EdgeSight
5 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Citrix
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 9 (34.62%) AppSense
4 9 (34.62%) 3PAR
4 9 (34.62%) MobileIron
4 9 (34.62%) NetApp
5 5 (19.23%) HP
5 5 (19.23%) Nimsoft
6 4 (15.38%) Dell
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco
8 1 (3.85%) ION Trading
8 1 (3.85%) Patsystems
8 1 (3.85%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) Fidessa
8 1 (3.85%) Reuters
8 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg
8 1 (3.85%) EasyScreen
8 1 (3.85%) CQG