The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
London / Croydon
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 25 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 5.67% 7.66% 16.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.43% 18.81% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 23
Median salary £32,000 £25,750 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.27% +0.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £21,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,615 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -3.95% +1.44%  

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 35 101 56
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 18.04% 40.73% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 26 94 48
Median salary £32,000 £36,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.32% +43.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Croydon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Croydon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Croydon over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) VMware
4 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
4 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (47.83%) Citrix
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (39.13%) DBS Check
8 7 (30.43%) Driving Licence
8 7 (30.43%) iPad
8 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
8 7 (30.43%) DHCP
8 7 (30.43%) DNS
9 6 (26.09%) ITIL
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (21.74%) Office 365
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (17.39%) Clustering
11 4 (17.39%) HP
11 4 (17.39%) MCSE
11 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
12 3 (13.04%) MCSA
12 3 (13.04%) Symantec
12 3 (13.04%) Cisco

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.70%) IIS
5 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DHCP
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Server Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Field Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) IT Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix Field Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix Technician
3 5 (21.74%) IT Technician
3 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Network Field Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Network Technician
3 5 (21.74%) Server Technician
3 5 (21.74%) Service Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Support
3 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (17.39%) Exchange Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Driving Licence
1 7 (30.43%) iPad
2 4 (17.39%) Clustering
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
3 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
2 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
2 2 (8.70%) Ticket Management
3 1 (4.35%) Data Management
3 1 (4.35%) Information Security
3 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) DBS Check
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (17.39%) MCSE
4 3 (13.04%) MCSA
5 2 (8.70%) A+ Certification
5 2 (8.70%) MCTS
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.35%) Firmware
5 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) Remedy
6 1 (4.35%) Dell