The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 130 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 108 262 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.84% 3.09% 3.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.68% 11.68% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 95 238 338
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £61,800
UK excluding London median 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 City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1406 2243 3085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.92% 26.49% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1938 2724
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in the City of London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the City of London

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 251 (100.00%) Windows
2 185 (73.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 169 (67.33%) Windows Server
4 163 (64.94%) Active Directory
5 132 (52.59%) Microsoft
6 111 (44.22%) VMware
7 82 (32.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 81 (32.27%) SQL Server
8 81 (32.27%) Windows 7
9 79 (31.47%) MS Exchange
10 77 (30.68%) Citrix
11 71 (28.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 69 (27.49%) SQL
13 66 (26.29%) Finance
14 63 (25.10%) ITIL
15 56 (22.31%) SCCM
15 56 (22.31%) Exchange Server 2010
16 55 (21.91%) Hyper-V
16 55 (21.91%) MS Excel
17 54 (21.51%) MS Office
18 53 (21.12%) Linux
18 53 (21.12%) Cisco
18 53 (21.12%) DNS
19 51 (20.32%) PowerShell
20 50 (19.92%) Office 365
21 48 (19.12%) TCP/IP
22 46 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
22 46 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008
23 39 (15.54%) Windows 8
24 38 (15.14%) IIS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 79 (31.47%) MS Exchange
2 56 (22.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (15.14%) IIS
4 36 (14.34%) SharePoint
5 34 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (7.57%) Skype for Business
7 16 (6.37%) Apache
8 14 (5.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (5.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (2.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (2.39%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.99%) CMS
13 3 (1.20%) Confluence
13 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.80%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.80%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.40%) JBoss
15 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 55 (21.91%) MS Excel
2 54 (21.51%) MS Office
3 5 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.80%) MS Project
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.40%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 6 (2.39%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.40%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.40%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 50 (19.92%) Office 365
2 18 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.98%) SaaS
5 6 (2.39%) Dropbox
6 5 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.99%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.80%) IaaS
7 2 (0.80%) PaaS
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 53 (21.12%) DNS
2 48 (19.12%) TCP/IP
3 37 (14.74%) DHCP
4 36 (14.34%) LAN
5 34 (13.55%) WAN
6 31 (12.35%) VPN
7 30 (11.95%) Firewall
8 28 (11.16%) SAN
9 20 (7.97%) iSCSI
10 19 (7.57%) VoIP
11 15 (5.98%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (3.98%) Wireless
13 8 (3.19%) Skype
14 7 (2.79%) 3G
14 7 (2.79%) FTP
15 6 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (2.39%) Kerberos
15 6 (2.39%) NetScaler
16 5 (1.99%) InfiniBand
17 4 (1.59%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (32.27%) SQL Server
2 46 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (11.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (8.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.59%) MySQL
6 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.80%) FileMaker
9 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.40%) GIS
10 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.40%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.40%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.80%) MSBuild
3 2 (0.80%) Subversion
3 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.40%) NUnit
4 1 (0.40%) Selenium
4 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 66 (26.29%) Finance
2 17 (6.77%) Retail
3 16 (6.37%) Banking
4 12 (4.78%) Back Office
4 12 (4.78%) Games
4 12 (4.78%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.38%) Law
6 9 (3.59%) Billing
7 6 (2.39%) Legal
7 6 (2.39%) Marketing
7 6 (2.39%) Publishing
8 5 (1.99%) Japanese Language
9 4 (1.59%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.20%) Advertising
11 2 (0.80%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.80%) French Language
11 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.80%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.80%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (25.10%) Analyst
2 48 (19.12%) Support Analyst
3 47 (18.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (12.75%) Support Engineer
5 25 (9.96%) IT Support
6 24 (9.56%) Windows Engineer
7 21 (8.37%) DBA
8 20 (7.97%) Desktop Support
8 20 (7.97%) Infrastructure Support
9 18 (7.17%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (6.37%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (5.98%) Administrator
11 15 (5.98%) Applications Support
11 15 (5.98%) Server Engineer
12 14 (5.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 14 (5.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 14 (5.58%) IT Analyst
13 13 (5.18%) 2nd Line Support
13 13 (5.18%) Oracle DBA
13 13 (5.18%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.57%) Web Services
2 10 (3.98%) HTML
3 8 (3.19%) .NET
4 6 (2.39%) XML
5 4 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.59%) CSS
5 4 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.80%) HTML5
6 2 (0.80%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.80%) WSH
6 2 (0.80%) XSLT
7 1 (0.40%) Ajax
7 1 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.40%) jQuery
7 1 (0.40%) JSON
7 1 (0.40%) LAMP
7 1 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.40%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.40%) XHTML
7 1 (0.40%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.96%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.58%) Replication
4 11 (4.38%) VCE vBlock
5 10 (3.98%) iPhone
6 9 (3.59%) Blackberry
7 8 (3.19%) Clustering
8 6 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.99%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.99%) Statistics
10 4 (1.59%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.20%) Wiki
12 2 (0.80%) BYOD
12 2 (0.80%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.80%) iSeries
12 2 (0.80%) PKI
12 2 (0.80%) W3C
13 1 (0.40%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 251 (100.00%) Windows
2 185 (73.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 169 (67.33%) Windows Server
4 82 (32.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 81 (32.27%) Windows 7
6 53 (21.12%) Linux
7 39 (15.54%) Windows 8
8 24 (9.56%) Windows 10
9 13 (5.18%) Solaris
10 12 (4.78%) Windows XP
11 11 (4.38%) Mac OS X
11 11 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (4.38%) Unix
11 11 (4.38%) Windows 2000
12 10 (3.98%) VMS
12 10 (3.98%) Windows NT
13 6 (2.39%) Mac OS
13 6 (2.39%) Windows Vista
14 5 (1.99%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.99%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (25.10%) ITIL
2 26 (10.36%) Migration
3 15 (5.98%) Service Delivery
4 14 (5.58%) Mentoring
4 14 (5.58%) Project Management
5 13 (5.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (4.78%) Incident Management
7 11 (4.38%) Change Management
7 11 (4.38%) ITIL V3
8 10 (3.98%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 10 (3.98%) DevOps
8 10 (3.98%) Load Balancing
8 10 (3.98%) Time Management
9 9 (3.59%) PRINCE2
9 9 (3.59%) Server Building
10 7 (2.79%) Problem Management
10 7 (2.79%) Workflow
11 6 (2.39%) Patch Management
11 6 (2.39%) Service Management
11 6 (2.39%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 69 (27.49%) SQL
2 51 (20.32%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.78%) VB
4 10 (3.98%) VBScript
5 8 (3.19%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.79%) C#
6 7 (2.79%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.79%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.20%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.20%) PHP
8 2 (0.80%) C
8 2 (0.80%) Perl
9 1 (0.40%) Delphi
9 1 (0.40%) Java
9 1 (0.40%) Pascal
9 1 (0.40%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.40%) Python
9 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (14.74%) MCSE
3 34 (13.55%) Degree
4 25 (9.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 22 (8.76%) MCSA
6 13 (5.18%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (4.38%) CCNA
8 9 (3.59%) MCITP
9 8 (3.19%) CCA
9 8 (3.19%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (2.79%) Security Cleared
11 6 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.39%) MCP
12 5 (1.99%) DV Cleared
12 5 (1.99%) EMC Certification
13 3 (1.20%) MCTS
13 3 (1.20%) VCP5
14 2 (0.80%) CCEA
14 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.98%) SLA
2 3 (1.20%) ISO 14001
2 3 (1.20%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 163 (64.94%) Active Directory
2 71 (28.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (21.91%) Hyper-V
4 34 (13.55%) vSphere
5 32 (12.75%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (11.16%) XenDesktop
7 26 (10.36%) XenApp
8 14 (5.58%) NFS
8 14 (5.58%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (5.58%) VMware ESX
9 11 (4.38%) Terminal Services
10 10 (3.98%) vCloud
11 7 (2.79%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (1.99%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 4 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (1.20%) XenServer
15 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.40%) ProxySG
15 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 56 (22.31%) SCCM
2 25 (9.96%) SCOM
3 13 (5.18%) Backup Exec
4 11 (4.38%) NetBackup
4 11 (4.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 11 (4.38%) vMotion
5 8 (3.19%) WSUS
6 7 (2.79%) SCOrch
7 6 (2.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (1.99%) Casper Suite
8 5 (1.99%) EMC VPLEX
8 5 (1.99%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (1.99%) Netcool
8 5 (1.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (1.99%) XenMobile
9 4 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (1.59%) Nagios
9 4 (1.59%) Puppet
10 3 (1.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 132 (52.59%) Microsoft
2 111 (44.22%) VMware
3 77 (30.68%) Citrix
4 53 (21.12%) Cisco
5 36 (14.34%) HP
6 26 (10.36%) Symantec
7 24 (9.56%) Oracle
8 14 (5.58%) EMC
8 14 (5.58%) Mitel
8 14 (5.58%) Sybase
9 13 (5.18%) Red Hat
10 12 (4.78%) 3PAR
10 12 (4.78%) NetApp
11 11 (4.38%) Altiris
12 10 (3.98%) Apple
12 10 (3.98%) Intel Security
13 7 (2.79%) Adobe
13 7 (2.79%) Bloomberg
13 7 (2.79%) BMC
14 6 (2.39%) Juniper
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
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Salary: £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Spinnaker Red
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Leigh Day
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
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Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 27 days ago