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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 74 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 392 403 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.46% 3.41% 3.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.81% 12.72% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 319 376 465
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average 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
3061 3167 3435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.99% 26.82% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2702 2853 3184
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2014.

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 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 794 (100.00%) Windows
2 471 (59.32%) Active Directory
3 420 (52.90%) Microsoft
4 416 (52.39%) VMware
5 363 (45.72%) MS Exchange
6 354 (44.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 327 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 275 (34.63%) Finance
9 269 (33.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 264 (33.25%) SQL Server
11 234 (29.47%) Citrix
12 231 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2010
13 217 (27.33%) ITIL
14 211 (26.57%) Cisco
15 187 (23.55%) MS Excel
16 185 (23.30%) DNS
17 184 (23.17%) SQL
18 171 (21.54%) Microsoft Certification
19 170 (21.41%) Windows 7
20 160 (20.15%) DHCP
21 155 (19.52%) LAN
22 152 (19.14%) Linux
23 150 (18.89%) WAN
24 147 (18.51%) SAN
25 139 (17.51%) SharePoint
26 134 (16.88%) Degree
27 131 (16.50%) MS Office
28 127 (15.99%) Firewall
29 124 (15.62%) IIS
30 119 (14.99%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 363 (45.72%) MS Exchange
2 231 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 139 (17.51%) SharePoint
4 124 (15.62%) IIS
5 93 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 64 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 52 (6.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 48 (6.05%) Lync
9 40 (5.04%) Tomcat
10 39 (4.91%) SharePoint 2010
11 38 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2003
12 35 (4.41%) Apache
13 33 (4.16%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
15 13 (1.64%) CMS
16 9 (1.13%) Lotus Domino
17 8 (1.01%) Umbraco
18 7 (0.88%) IBM Notes
19 5 (0.63%) WorkSite
20 3 (0.38%) GlassFish
Applications
1 187 (23.55%) MS Excel
2 131 (16.50%) MS Office
3 5 (0.63%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.26%) SAP Business One
2 5 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.13%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 1 (0.13%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.13%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.41%) Office 365
2 23 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.39%) SaaS
5 6 (0.76%) IaaS
6 5 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.38%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 185 (23.30%) DNS
2 160 (20.15%) DHCP
3 155 (19.52%) LAN
4 150 (18.89%) WAN
5 147 (18.51%) SAN
6 127 (15.99%) Firewall
7 119 (14.99%) TCP/IP
8 57 (7.18%) VPN
9 42 (5.29%) LDAP
10 40 (5.04%) IP Telephony
11 30 (3.78%) Wireless
12 27 (3.40%) VoIP
12 27 (3.40%) SSL
13 26 (3.27%) NetScaler
14 25 (3.15%) Internet
15 23 (2.90%) Intranet
15 23 (2.90%) NAS
16 22 (2.77%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (2.64%) Ethernet
18 20 (2.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (33.25%) SQL Server
2 102 (12.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (7.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 37 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (3.15%) Relational Database
7 21 (2.64%) MySQL
8 15 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (1.76%) DB2
9 14 (1.76%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.39%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.50%) VLDB
12 4 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.50%) NewSQL
12 4 (0.50%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.38%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (2.77%) Visual Studio
2 15 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.51%) Eclipse
4 11 (1.39%) Introscope
4 11 (1.39%) Xcode
4 11 (1.39%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.13%) MSI
6 8 (1.01%) Subversion
6 8 (1.01%) JIRA
6 8 (1.01%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.88%) WebDriver
7 7 (0.88%) Selenium
7 7 (0.88%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.25%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.25%) AdminStudio
9 1 (0.13%) JUnit
9 1 (0.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.13%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.13%) InstallShield
General
1 275 (34.63%) Finance
2 76 (9.57%) Banking
3 58 (7.30%) Law
4 31 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 30 (3.78%) Legal
6 21 (2.64%) Marketing
7 20 (2.52%) Financial Institution
8 15 (1.89%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.76%) Advertising
10 11 (1.39%) Games
11 10 (1.26%) Back Office
12 9 (1.13%) Retail
13 7 (0.88%) Cantonese Language
14 5 (0.63%) Electronics
14 5 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.25%) Publishing
16 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.13%) Local Government
16 1 (0.13%) Front Office
16 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 184 (23.17%) Analyst
2 82 (10.33%) Support Analyst
3 75 (9.45%) Support Engineer
4 70 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 65 (8.19%) Administrator
6 63 (7.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 46 (5.79%) Applications Support
8 41 (5.16%) Server Engineer
9 40 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
10 39 (4.91%) 3rd Line Support
10 39 (4.91%) Technical Support
10 39 (4.91%) Systems Administrator
11 35 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
11 35 (4.41%) Consultant
12 34 (4.28%) IT Support
13 28 (3.53%) Infrastructure Manager
14 27 (3.40%) Technical Analyst
15 26 (3.27%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
16 24 (3.02%) Network Engineer
17 23 (2.90%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (7.30%) .NET
2 37 (4.66%) HTML
3 29 (3.65%) Web Services
4 26 (3.27%) CSS
5 21 (2.64%) Application Packaging
6 20 (2.52%) ASP.NET
7 18 (2.27%) J2EE
7 18 (2.27%) HTML5
8 16 (2.02%) XML
9 12 (1.51%) Ajax
9 12 (1.51%) PhoneGap
10 11 (1.39%) .NET Framework
10 11 (1.39%) Spring
11 10 (1.26%) LAMP
12 7 (0.88%) jQuery
12 7 (0.88%) JSON
13 6 (0.76%) Razor View Engine
13 6 (0.76%) Software Packaging
13 6 (0.76%) Java SE
13 6 (0.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 79 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (9.82%) Blackberry
3 67 (8.44%) Clustering
4 37 (4.66%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.39%) Hedge funds
7 18 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
8 16 (2.02%) CLARiiON
9 13 (1.64%) Replication
10 12 (1.51%) SecurID
10 12 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.39%) Social Media
12 10 (1.26%) iPad
12 10 (1.26%) User Experience
12 10 (1.26%) CMDB
13 9 (1.13%) iPhone
14 6 (0.76%) GIS
15 5 (0.63%) DTV
15 5 (0.63%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.63%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 794 (100.00%) Windows
2 354 (44.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 327 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 170 (21.41%) Windows 7
5 152 (19.14%) Linux
6 65 (8.19%) Windows XP
7 46 (5.79%) Windows 8
8 44 (5.54%) Solaris
9 36 (4.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 35 (4.41%) UNIX
11 22 (2.77%) AIX
12 15 (1.89%) Android
13 13 (1.64%) Mac OS
14 12 (1.51%) Apple iOS
15 11 (1.39%) Mac OS X
15 11 (1.39%) Windows 2000
16 9 (1.13%) CentOS
17 7 (0.88%) HPUX
17 7 (0.88%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (27.33%) ITIL
2 47 (5.92%) Project Management
3 42 (5.29%) Migration
4 40 (5.04%) Change Management
5 39 (4.91%) Incident Management
6 33 (4.16%) E-Commerce
6 33 (4.16%) PRINCE
7 32 (4.03%) Service Management
7 32 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (4.03%) Root Cause Analysis
8 27 (3.40%) Performance Tuning
9 26 (3.27%) CRM
10 24 (3.02%) Release Management
11 23 (2.90%) Problem Management
11 23 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (2.90%) Configuration Management
11 23 (2.90%) Change Control
12 21 (2.64%) Capacity Planning
12 21 (2.64%) Information Security
13 20 (2.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 184 (23.17%) SQL
2 109 (13.73%) PowerShell
3 58 (7.30%) C#
4 51 (6.42%) JavaScript
5 42 (5.29%) Java
6 38 (4.79%) VBScript
7 30 (3.78%) Perl
8 23 (2.90%) C
8 23 (2.90%) VB
9 13 (1.64%) Python
10 12 (1.51%) C++
11 11 (1.39%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.39%) Objective-C
11 11 (1.39%) ActionScript
12 10 (1.26%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.01%) VBA
13 8 (1.01%) VC++
14 7 (0.88%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.76%) PHP
16 1 (0.13%) AWK
Qualifications
1 171 (21.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 134 (16.88%) Degree
3 107 (13.48%) MCSE
4 79 (9.95%) MCITP
5 65 (8.19%) MCSA
6 63 (7.93%) Cisco Certification
7 44 (5.54%) CCNA
8 41 (5.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 36 (4.53%) MCTS
10 34 (4.28%) MCP
11 28 (3.53%) CCNP
12 18 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (1.76%) CCA
14 13 (1.64%) Security Cleared
15 12 (1.51%) A+ Certification
16 11 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (0.88%) VCP5
18 6 (0.76%) CCAA
19 5 (0.63%) SC Cleared
20 4 (0.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.92%) SLA
2 16 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 15 (1.89%) QA
4 7 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 471 (59.32%) Active Directory
2 269 (33.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (13.22%) vSphere
4 77 (9.70%) VMware ESX
5 73 (9.19%) Hyper-V
6 69 (8.69%) XenApp
7 34 (4.28%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (2.90%) MetaFrame
9 21 (2.64%) Microsoft App-V
10 19 (2.39%) UAG
11 17 (2.14%) XenDesktop
12 15 (1.89%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 14 (1.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 12 (1.51%) DFS Replication
15 11 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 11 (1.39%) XenServer
16 10 (1.26%) ISA Server
17 9 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
18 7 (0.88%) vCloud
19 6 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 95 (11.96%) SCCM
2 60 (7.56%) SCOM
3 29 (3.65%) Backup Exec
4 27 (3.40%) NetBackup
5 17 (2.14%) WSUS
6 15 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (1.13%) HP Data Protector
8 7 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.88%) Cryoserver
9 6 (0.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (0.76%) SCOrch
9 6 (0.76%) SCVMM
10 5 (0.63%) Nagios
11 4 (0.50%) ARCserve
11 4 (0.50%) Legato
11 4 (0.50%) WMI
11 4 (0.50%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.50%) SmokePing
11 4 (0.50%) Cacti
11 4 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 420 (52.90%) Microsoft
2 416 (52.39%) VMware
3 234 (29.47%) Citrix
4 211 (26.57%) Cisco
5 116 (14.61%) HP
6 74 (9.32%) Oracle
7 59 (7.43%) EMC
8 57 (7.18%) Red Hat
9 56 (7.05%) NetApp
10 47 (5.92%) Symantec
11 37 (4.66%) Juniper
12 31 (3.90%) Mitel
13 25 (3.15%) Dell
14 20 (2.52%) SolarWinds
15 19 (2.39%) CheckPoint
16 18 (2.27%) CommVault
17 17 (2.14%) Avaya
17 17 (2.14%) SAP
18 16 (2.02%) Infoblox
18 16 (2.02%) Open Text
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £21000 - £22000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits (including travel allowance)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + More
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £39000 - £42500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + great company culture
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago