The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 71 50 71
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 427 543 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.37% 4.62% 3.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.88% 18.74% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 393 477 451
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3315 2897 3483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.19% 24.63% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2917 2594 3214
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 886 (100.00%) Windows
2 516 (58.24%) Active Directory
3 450 (50.79%) Microsoft
4 425 (47.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 398 (44.92%) VMware
6 362 (40.86%) MS Exchange
7 303 (34.20%) SQL Server
8 295 (33.30%) Finance
9 285 (32.17%) SQL
10 264 (29.80%) Citrix
10 264 (29.80%) VMware Infrastructure
11 253 (28.56%) Exchange Server 2010
12 252 (28.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 236 (26.64%) Windows 7
14 223 (25.17%) DNS
15 217 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
16 209 (23.59%) MS Excel
17 195 (22.01%) ITIL
18 186 (20.99%) TCP/IP
19 185 (20.88%) PowerShell
20 178 (20.09%) Linux
21 172 (19.41%) SharePoint
22 171 (19.30%) MCSE
23 165 (18.62%) IIS
24 160 (18.06%) SAN
25 156 (17.61%) Cisco
26 153 (17.27%) MS Office
27 152 (17.16%) Blackberry
28 148 (16.70%) HP
28 148 (16.70%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 362 (40.86%) MS Exchange
2 253 (28.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 172 (19.41%) SharePoint
4 165 (18.62%) IIS
5 137 (15.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 94 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 86 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 72 (8.13%) Lync
9 61 (6.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 54 (6.09%) Tomcat
11 41 (4.63%) Apache
11 41 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2013
12 34 (3.84%) SharePoint 2013
13 29 (3.27%) Lotus Domino
14 23 (2.60%) Office Communications Server
15 22 (2.48%) IBM Notes
16 10 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
17 8 (0.90%) WorkSite
18 7 (0.79%) WebLogic
19 6 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 209 (23.59%) MS Excel
2 153 (17.27%) MS Office
3 14 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.45%) MS Project
5 2 (0.23%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.14%) SAP Business One
2 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.11%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.11%) Capstone
5 1 (0.11%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.53%) Office 365
2 23 (2.60%) SaaS
3 15 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.02%) IaaS
5 5 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.34%) PaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.11%) GitHub
8 1 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 223 (25.17%) DNS
2 186 (20.99%) TCP/IP
3 160 (18.06%) SAN
4 148 (16.70%) DHCP
5 144 (16.25%) Firewall
6 119 (13.43%) WAN
7 109 (12.30%) LAN
8 79 (8.92%) VPN
9 43 (4.85%) NAS
10 41 (4.63%) Internet
11 31 (3.50%) LDAP
12 30 (3.39%) Wireless
13 28 (3.16%) SSL
14 23 (2.60%) VLAN
15 22 (2.48%) SMTP
16 19 (2.14%) Intranet
17 18 (2.03%) VoIP
18 17 (1.92%) iSCSI
18 17 (1.92%) NetScaler
18 17 (1.92%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (34.20%) SQL Server
2 126 (14.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (6.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 47 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (5.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (2.48%) Oracle Database
6 20 (2.26%) MySQL
7 19 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 17 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
10 16 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (1.24%) Oracle9i Database
12 8 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.68%) Relational Database
14 5 (0.56%) Oracle Exadata
14 5 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.56%) OLAP
15 4 (0.45%) MS Access
15 4 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
16 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 29 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 29 (3.27%) Eclipse
2 28 (3.16%) Xcode
3 27 (3.05%) PhoneGap
3 27 (3.05%) Introscope
3 27 (3.05%) Visual Studio
4 20 (2.26%) JUnit
5 13 (1.47%) MSBuild
6 5 (0.56%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.45%) Subversion
7 4 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.45%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.34%) Grunt
8 3 (0.34%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.34%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.34%) MSI
9 1 (0.11%) JIRA
9 1 (0.11%) FxCop
9 1 (0.11%) CruiseControl
General
1 295 (33.30%) Finance
2 79 (8.92%) Law
3 76 (8.58%) Banking
4 42 (4.74%) Legal
5 29 (3.27%) Games
6 17 (1.92%) Advertising
7 16 (1.81%) Retail
8 15 (1.69%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.58%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.24%) Front Office
10 11 (1.24%) Marketing
11 9 (1.02%) Cantonese Language
12 5 (0.56%) Electronics
13 4 (0.45%) Back Office
14 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.23%) Publishing
16 1 (0.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 174 (19.64%) Analyst
2 112 (12.64%) Administrator
3 100 (11.29%) Consultant
4 98 (11.06%) Support Engineer
5 91 (10.27%) Support Analyst
6 84 (9.48%) Systems Administrator
7 72 (8.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 49 (5.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 46 (5.19%) Technical Support
10 42 (4.74%) Technical Consultant
11 39 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
12 38 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 38 (4.29%) IT Support
13 37 (4.18%) Senior Consultant
14 32 (3.61%) Developer
14 32 (3.61%) DBA
15 31 (3.50%) Systems Engineer
15 31 (3.50%) Desktop Support
15 31 (3.50%) Service Analyst
16 30 (3.39%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (10.05%) .NET
2 41 (4.63%) HTML
3 40 (4.51%) Web Services
4 33 (3.72%) XML
5 29 (3.27%) HTML5
6 28 (3.16%) Spring
7 22 (2.48%) JSON
8 20 (2.26%) Java SE
8 20 (2.26%) Java EE
9 15 (1.69%) Application Packaging
9 15 (1.69%) ASP.NET
10 14 (1.58%) CSS
11 13 (1.47%) .NET Framework
11 13 (1.47%) J2EE
12 11 (1.24%) SAML
13 7 (0.79%) jQuery
14 6 (0.68%) X-Windows
15 5 (0.56%) Ajax
16 4 (0.45%) COM
16 4 (0.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 152 (17.16%) Blackberry
2 65 (7.34%) Clustering
3 42 (4.74%) Computer Science
4 33 (3.72%) Hedge funds
5 30 (3.39%) Replication
5 30 (3.39%) iPad
5 30 (3.39%) Social Media
6 28 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (2.93%) Thin Client
7 26 (2.93%) Fat Client
8 21 (2.37%) Client/Server
9 19 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
9 19 (2.14%) Management Information System
10 8 (0.90%) iPhone
11 7 (0.79%) Celerra
11 7 (0.79%) PDA
12 6 (0.68%) SWIFT
12 6 (0.68%) Open Source
13 5 (0.56%) CMDB
13 5 (0.56%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 886 (100.00%) Windows
2 425 (47.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 252 (28.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 236 (26.64%) Windows 7
5 178 (20.09%) Linux
6 119 (13.43%) Windows XP
7 92 (10.38%) UNIX
8 57 (6.43%) Windows 8
9 33 (3.72%) Windows Vista
10 28 (3.16%) Android
11 26 (2.93%) Solaris
12 24 (2.71%) Mac OS X
13 22 (2.48%) CentOS
14 19 (2.14%) Windows 2000 Server
15 15 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (1.58%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.90%) Windows 2000
18 7 (0.79%) Apple iOS
18 7 (0.79%) Debian
19 5 (0.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (22.01%) ITIL
2 65 (7.34%) Migration
3 43 (4.85%) Project Management
4 41 (4.63%) Change Management
5 35 (3.95%) Service Delivery
6 30 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (3.27%) Configuration Management
8 28 (3.16%) SOA
8 28 (3.16%) EAI
9 27 (3.05%) Problem Management
9 27 (3.05%) Asset Management
9 27 (3.05%) CRM
10 25 (2.82%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (2.82%) ERP
11 24 (2.71%) Service Management
12 22 (2.48%) Root Cause Analysis
13 21 (2.37%) Load Balancing
13 21 (2.37%) E-Commerce
14 20 (2.26%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (2.26%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 285 (32.17%) SQL
2 185 (20.88%) PowerShell
3 80 (9.03%) VBScript
4 67 (7.56%) C#
5 66 (7.45%) Java
5 66 (7.45%) JavaScript
6 52 (5.87%) C
7 51 (5.76%) Perl
8 28 (3.16%) Objective-C
9 27 (3.05%) ActionScript
10 23 (2.60%) VB
11 19 (2.14%) T-SQL
12 14 (1.58%) Python
13 10 (1.13%) VBA
14 9 (1.02%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.68%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.68%) PHP
16 5 (0.56%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.56%) Ruby
17 3 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 217 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 171 (19.30%) MCSE
3 98 (11.06%) Degree
4 85 (9.59%) MCITP
5 83 (9.37%) MCSA
6 44 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (4.18%) MCTS
8 34 (3.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 32 (3.61%) CCNA
10 19 (2.14%) MCP
11 12 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
12 11 (1.24%) CCNP
13 8 (0.90%) Security Cleared
14 6 (0.68%) CCA
15 5 (0.56%) SC Cleared
15 5 (0.56%) CCEA
16 2 (0.23%) CFA
16 2 (0.23%) MBA
16 2 (0.23%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.42%) ISO 9001
2 29 (3.27%) SLA
3 8 (0.90%) QA
4 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 516 (58.24%) Active Directory
2 264 (29.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (12.87%) XenApp
4 108 (12.19%) vSphere
5 103 (11.63%) Hyper-V
6 56 (6.32%) VMware ESX
7 54 (6.09%) XenDesktop
8 43 (4.85%) XenServer
9 25 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
10 15 (1.69%) UAG
11 14 (1.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 11 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 11 (1.24%) Oracle RMAN
13 10 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (1.13%) ISA Server
13 10 (1.13%) Terminal Server
14 9 (1.02%) VMware Server
15 8 (0.90%) vCloud
16 7 (0.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 95 (10.72%) SCCM
2 86 (9.71%) SCOM
3 42 (4.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 35 (3.95%) Backup Exec
5 25 (2.82%) NetBackup
6 21 (2.37%) Norton AntiVirus
7 20 (2.26%) WSUS
8 16 (1.81%) Tivoli
8 16 (1.81%) Puppet
9 14 (1.58%) MAILsweeper
9 14 (1.58%) Cryoserver
10 11 (1.24%) Data Guard
10 11 (1.24%) SolarWinds Orion
11 8 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
12 7 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 7 (0.79%) Nagios
13 6 (0.68%) SmokePing
13 6 (0.68%) HP SIM
13 6 (0.68%) Cacti
14 4 (0.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 450 (50.79%) Microsoft
2 398 (44.92%) VMware
3 264 (29.80%) Citrix
4 156 (17.61%) Cisco
5 148 (16.70%) HP
6 81 (9.14%) Symantec
7 67 (7.56%) Oracle
8 40 (4.51%) EMC
9 36 (4.06%) NetApp
10 35 (3.95%) Lotus
11 32 (3.61%) Juniper
12 31 (3.50%) McAfee
13 30 (3.39%) SolarWinds
14 28 (3.16%) Splunk
15 27 (3.05%) Mitel
15 27 (3.05%) Perforce
16 25 (2.82%) CheckPoint
16 25 (2.82%) IBM
16 25 (2.82%) Dell
17 24 (2.71%) SAP
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