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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
London / City of London
Rank 104 92 70
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 131 196 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.61% 3.08% 3.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.23% 12.48% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 126 175 327
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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
1280 1571 2649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.49% 24.67% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1386 2335
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 245 (100.00%) Windows
2 185 (75.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 180 (73.47%) Windows Server
4 157 (64.08%) Active Directory
5 114 (46.53%) Microsoft
6 106 (43.27%) VMware
7 80 (32.65%) PowerShell
8 74 (30.20%) Finance
9 73 (29.80%) SQL Server
10 71 (28.98%) SQL
11 70 (28.57%) Citrix
12 69 (28.16%) MS Exchange
13 64 (26.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 61 (24.90%) SCCM
15 60 (24.49%) Office 365
16 59 (24.08%) Windows 7
16 59 (24.08%) DNS
17 49 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 49 (20.00%) XenApp
18 48 (19.59%) Exchange Server 2010
19 47 (19.18%) DHCP
19 47 (19.18%) ITIL
20 46 (18.78%) Microsoft Certification
21 45 (18.37%) MS Excel
22 44 (17.96%) Cisco
23 43 (17.55%) Firewall
24 40 (16.33%) vSphere
24 40 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
25 38 (15.51%) Linux
26 37 (15.10%) Hyper-V

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 69 (28.16%) MS Exchange
2 48 (19.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (14.29%) IIS
4 33 (13.47%) SharePoint
5 32 (13.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 31 (12.65%) Skype for Business
7 23 (9.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (4.90%) Apache
8 12 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (4.90%) Tomcat
9 11 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (1.22%) CMS
12 3 (1.22%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.82%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (24.49%) Office 365
2 32 (13.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.04%) SaaS
6 4 (1.63%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.82%) G Suite
7 2 (0.82%) GitHub
7 2 (0.82%) Yammer
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.41%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (24.08%) DNS
2 47 (19.18%) DHCP
3 43 (17.55%) Firewall
4 29 (11.84%) Skype
5 25 (10.20%) SAN
6 23 (9.39%) WAN
7 22 (8.98%) LAN
7 22 (8.98%) TCP/IP
8 17 (6.94%) VPN
9 14 (5.71%) iSCSI
10 10 (4.08%) VoIP
11 7 (2.86%) FTP
11 7 (2.86%) Internet
11 7 (2.86%) NetScaler
12 5 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (2.04%) Intranet
13 4 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.63%) VLAN
14 3 (1.22%) Wireless
15 2 (0.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (29.80%) SQL Server
2 40 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (6.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (2.04%) MySQL
8 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.82%) DTS
10 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.82%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.41%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 10 (4.08%) JIRA
2 4 (1.63%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.22%) Subversion
4 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.82%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.82%) NUnit
4 2 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.82%) Selenium
4 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.82%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.82%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (30.20%) Finance
2 28 (11.43%) Banking
3 10 (4.08%) Marketing
4 7 (2.86%) Law
5 6 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.63%) Back Office
7 3 (1.22%) Legal
7 3 (1.22%) Publishing
8 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.82%) French Language
8 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.82%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.82%) Retail
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 45 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 42 (17.14%) Windows Engineer
3 33 (13.47%) Analyst
4 20 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
5 19 (7.76%) Azure Engineer
6 18 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (7.35%) Support Engineer
7 17 (6.94%) Administrator
7 17 (6.94%) Support Analyst
7 17 (6.94%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (6.53%) DBA
8 16 (6.53%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (5.71%) IT Manager
10 13 (5.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 13 (5.31%) IT Support
10 13 (5.31%) Server Engineer
10 13 (5.31%) Technical Support
11 12 (4.90%) IT Engineer
11 12 (4.90%) Wintel Engineer
12 11 (4.49%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.45%) .NET
2 5 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (1.63%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.22%) HTML
5 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.82%) CSS
5 2 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (0.82%) Web Services
5 2 (0.82%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 2 (0.82%) WSH
5 2 (0.82%) XHTML
6 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.41%) HTML5
6 1 (0.41%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (0.41%) jQuery
6 1 (0.41%) JSON
6 1 (0.41%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.41%) XML
6 1 (0.41%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.57%) Clustering
2 15 (6.12%) Blackberry
3 14 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 14 (5.71%) Replication
4 9 (3.67%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.67%) Fat Client
4 9 (3.67%) iPhone
4 9 (3.67%) PKI
4 9 (3.67%) Thin Client
5 7 (2.86%) HP StoreVirtual
6 6 (2.45%) Statistics
7 5 (2.04%) Fintech
8 4 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.63%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.82%) iSeries
10 2 (0.82%) User Experience
10 2 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 245 (100.00%) Windows
2 185 (75.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 180 (73.47%) Windows Server
4 64 (26.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (24.08%) Windows 7
6 38 (15.51%) Linux
7 28 (11.43%) Windows 10
8 14 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 11 (4.49%) Solaris
9 11 (4.49%) Windows XP
10 8 (3.27%) Unix
11 7 (2.86%) CentOS
12 6 (2.45%) Mac OS
13 5 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.63%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.22%) Android
15 3 (1.22%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.22%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.82%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (19.18%) ITIL
2 32 (13.06%) Migration
3 27 (11.02%) DevOps
4 19 (7.76%) Project Management
5 18 (7.35%) Problem Management
6 16 (6.53%) Service Management
7 15 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (4.08%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 9 (3.67%) Incident Management
9 9 (3.67%) Release Management
9 9 (3.67%) Security Patching
10 8 (3.27%) Application Packaging
10 8 (3.27%) Software Deployment
11 7 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (2.86%) High Availability
12 6 (2.45%) Coaching
12 6 (2.45%) Mentoring
12 6 (2.45%) Online Marketing
12 6 (2.45%) Supplier Management
13 5 (2.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (32.65%) PowerShell
2 71 (28.98%) SQL
3 9 (3.67%) C#
3 9 (3.67%) VBA
4 8 (3.27%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.86%) C
5 7 (2.86%) Python
5 7 (2.86%) VB
5 7 (2.86%) VBScript
6 6 (2.45%) Java
7 5 (2.04%) Perl
7 5 (2.04%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.63%) C++
8 4 (1.63%) Ruby
9 3 (1.22%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.41%) Delphi
10 1 (0.41%) Pascal
10 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (18.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (13.06%) MCSE
3 24 (9.80%) Degree
4 13 (5.31%) MCSA
5 12 (4.90%) MCITP
6 11 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (3.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.45%) CCNA
9 6 (2.45%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.63%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.22%) AWS Certification
11 3 (1.22%) MCP
11 3 (1.22%) MCT
12 2 (0.82%) VCAP
13 1 (0.41%) CCA
13 1 (0.41%) CCNP
13 1 (0.41%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.41%) MCTS
13 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.98%) SLA
2 3 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 157 (64.08%) Active Directory
2 49 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (20.00%) XenApp
3 40 (16.33%) vSphere
4 37 (15.10%) Hyper-V
5 30 (12.24%) XenDesktop
6 23 (9.39%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (4.90%) XenServer
8 7 (2.86%) NFS
9 6 (2.45%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (1.63%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.22%) vCloud
12 2 (0.82%) Docker
12 2 (0.82%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.41%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 61 (24.90%) SCCM
2 27 (11.02%) SCOM
3 13 (5.31%) NetBackup
3 13 (5.31%) WSUS
4 10 (4.08%) Puppet
5 7 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.63%) Ansible
6 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (1.63%) Netcool
6 4 (1.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (1.22%) Nagios
8 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.82%) Casper Suite
8 2 (0.82%) EMC VPLEX
8 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.82%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.82%) vMotion
9 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.41%) PaperCut
9 1 (0.41%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 114 (46.53%) Microsoft
2 106 (43.27%) VMware
3 70 (28.57%) Citrix
4 44 (17.96%) Cisco
5 32 (13.06%) HP
6 21 (8.57%) Oracle
7 16 (6.53%) Sybase
8 13 (5.31%) Avaya
8 13 (5.31%) NetApp
8 13 (5.31%) Veeam
9 12 (4.90%) Bloomberg
9 12 (4.90%) EMC
9 12 (4.90%) Red Hat
9 12 (4.90%) Reuters
10 11 (4.49%) 3PAR
11 10 (4.08%) Dell
11 10 (4.08%) LANDesk
11 10 (4.08%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.86%) Google
13 6 (2.45%) Remedy
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience & current or
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Syngco Ltd
Salary: £20,000 per annum + benefits based on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 13 days ago