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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 70 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 437 401 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.62% 3.35% 3.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.48% 12.32% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 364 373 429
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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
3242 3256 3461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.87% 27.23% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2844 2921 3214
Average salary £50,000 £50,300 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.59% +5.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 21 August 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 21 August 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.

1 817 (100.00%) Windows
2 476 (58.26%) Active Directory
3 428 (52.39%) Microsoft
4 409 (50.06%) VMware
5 378 (46.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 360 (44.06%) MS Exchange
7 319 (39.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 295 (36.11%) SQL Server
9 285 (34.88%) Finance
10 266 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 235 (28.76%) Exchange Server 2010
12 233 (28.52%) Citrix
13 223 (27.29%) ITIL
14 214 (26.19%) SQL
15 205 (25.09%) Cisco
16 191 (23.38%) MS Excel
17 173 (21.18%) Microsoft Certification
18 170 (20.81%) DNS
19 163 (19.95%) Windows 7
20 159 (19.46%) SharePoint
21 150 (18.36%) SAN
22 149 (18.24%) Linux
22 149 (18.24%) WAN
23 146 (17.87%) LAN
24 140 (17.14%) DHCP
25 136 (16.65%) IIS
26 130 (15.91%) Firewall
27 128 (15.67%) MS Office
28 127 (15.54%) HP
29 123 (15.06%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 360 (44.06%) MS Exchange
2 235 (28.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 159 (19.46%) SharePoint
4 136 (16.65%) IIS
5 101 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 61 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 57 (6.98%) Lync
8 54 (6.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 46 (5.63%) Tomcat
10 43 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 43 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 37 (4.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 36 (4.41%) Apache
13 18 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
14 13 (1.59%) CMS
15 9 (1.10%) Lotus Domino
16 8 (0.98%) Umbraco
17 5 (0.61%) IBM Notes
18 4 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
18 4 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 191 (23.38%) MS Excel
2 128 (15.67%) MS Office
3 5 (0.61%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.47%) SAP Business One
2 7 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.12%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 1 (0.12%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.41%) Office 365
2 21 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (1.59%) SaaS
5 6 (0.73%) IaaS
5 6 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.37%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 170 (20.81%) DNS
2 150 (18.36%) SAN
3 149 (18.24%) WAN
4 146 (17.87%) LAN
5 140 (17.14%) DHCP
6 130 (15.91%) Firewall
7 120 (14.69%) TCP/IP
8 50 (6.12%) VPN
9 38 (4.65%) LDAP
10 37 (4.53%) IP Telephony
11 32 (3.92%) Wireless
12 31 (3.79%) VoIP
13 29 (3.55%) Internet
14 27 (3.30%) NetScaler
15 26 (3.18%) Intranet
16 24 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (2.69%) SSL
18 21 (2.57%) NAS
19 20 (2.45%) MPLS
20 17 (2.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 121 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 67 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 43 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (4.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (3.18%) Relational Database
7 22 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (2.69%) MySQL
8 15 (1.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 15 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.71%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.71%) DB2
10 12 (1.47%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
13 4 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.49%) OLAP
13 4 (0.49%) VLDB
13 4 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (3.30%) Visual Studio
2 19 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (1.84%) Eclipse
3 15 (1.84%) Xcode
4 14 (1.71%) Introscope
5 11 (1.35%) MSI
5 11 (1.35%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.98%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.98%) Subversion
7 7 (0.86%) JIRA
8 6 (0.73%) Selenium
8 6 (0.73%) WebDriver
8 6 (0.73%) MSBuild
8 6 (0.73%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.24%) JUnit
9 2 (0.24%) AdminStudio
10 1 (0.12%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.12%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 285 (34.88%) Finance
2 74 (9.06%) Banking
3 65 (7.96%) Law
4 34 (4.16%) Legal
5 31 (3.79%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.69%) Financial Institution
7 19 (2.33%) Marketing
8 17 (2.08%) Investment Banking
9 16 (1.96%) Advertising
10 14 (1.71%) Games
11 11 (1.35%) Back Office
12 10 (1.22%) Retail
13 9 (1.10%) Cantonese Language
14 7 (0.86%) Electronics
15 5 (0.61%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.12%) Front Office
16 1 (0.12%) Publishing
16 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 183 (22.40%) Analyst
2 78 (9.55%) Support Analyst
3 74 (9.06%) Support Engineer
4 69 (8.45%) Administrator
4 69 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 62 (7.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 47 (5.75%) Applications Support
7 45 (5.51%) 3rd Line Support
8 44 (5.39%) Consultant
9 42 (5.14%) Technical Support
10 38 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
10 38 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
10 38 (4.65%) Server Engineer
11 33 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
12 32 (3.92%) IT Support
13 28 (3.43%) Developer
13 28 (3.43%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
14 27 (3.30%) DBA
15 25 (3.06%) Infrastructure Manager
16 24 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (8.81%) .NET
2 41 (5.02%) HTML
3 36 (4.41%) Web Services
4 27 (3.30%) CSS
5 24 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 21 (2.57%) J2EE
6 21 (2.57%) Application Packaging
6 21 (2.57%) HTML5
7 17 (2.08%) XML
8 15 (1.84%) PhoneGap
9 14 (1.71%) Spring
9 14 (1.71%) Ajax
10 13 (1.59%) .NET Framework
11 12 (1.47%) jQuery
12 10 (1.22%) LAMP
13 8 (0.98%) JSON
14 7 (0.86%) Java SE
15 6 (0.73%) XMPP
15 6 (0.73%) Software Packaging
15 6 (0.73%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 81 (9.91%) Blackberry
2 72 (8.81%) Clustering
3 40 (4.90%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
6 22 (2.69%) Hedge funds
7 20 (2.45%) Replication
8 15 (1.84%) CLARiiON
8 15 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.71%) Social Media
10 12 (1.47%) iPad
11 11 (1.35%) CMDB
11 11 (1.35%) SecurID
12 7 (0.86%) iPhone
13 6 (0.73%) Statistics
13 6 (0.73%) PKI
13 6 (0.73%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.61%) Firmware
14 5 (0.61%) DTV
14 5 (0.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 817 (100.00%) Windows
2 378 (46.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 319 (39.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 163 (19.95%) Windows 7
5 149 (18.24%) Linux
6 68 (8.32%) Windows XP
7 47 (5.75%) Solaris
8 41 (5.02%) Windows 8
9 36 (4.41%) UNIX
10 26 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (2.69%) AIX
12 17 (2.08%) Android
13 12 (1.47%) Mac OS
13 12 (1.47%) CentOS
14 11 (1.35%) Apple iOS
14 11 (1.35%) Mac OS X
15 9 (1.10%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.86%) HPUX
16 7 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (0.86%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (27.29%) ITIL
2 48 (5.88%) Project Management
3 43 (5.26%) Change Management
4 42 (5.14%) Migration
5 39 (4.77%) Incident Management
6 34 (4.16%) E-Commerce
7 33 (4.04%) Service Management
8 31 (3.79%) Performance Tuning
9 30 (3.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 30 (3.67%) PRINCE
10 27 (3.30%) CRM
11 26 (3.18%) Service Delivery
12 25 (3.06%) Problem Management
13 24 (2.94%) Release Management
14 23 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (2.82%) Change Control
14 23 (2.82%) DevOps
15 22 (2.69%) Configuration Management
15 22 (2.69%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (2.57%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 214 (26.19%) SQL
2 119 (14.57%) PowerShell
3 68 (8.32%) C#
4 60 (7.34%) JavaScript
5 50 (6.12%) Java
6 42 (5.14%) VBScript
7 38 (4.65%) Perl
8 28 (3.43%) C
8 28 (3.43%) VB
9 15 (1.84%) Objective-C
10 14 (1.71%) Python
10 14 (1.71%) ActionScript
10 14 (1.71%) T-SQL
11 13 (1.59%) C++
12 9 (1.10%) VBA
12 9 (1.10%) Bash Shell
13 8 (0.98%) VC++
14 6 (0.73%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.73%) PHP
15 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 173 (21.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 123 (15.06%) Degree
3 110 (13.46%) MCSE
4 83 (10.16%) MCITP
5 60 (7.34%) MCSA
6 57 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (5.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 44 (5.39%) CCNA
9 36 (4.41%) MCTS
10 33 (4.04%) MCP
11 23 (2.82%) CCNP
12 20 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (1.71%) CCA
14 13 (1.59%) A+ Certification
14 13 (1.59%) Security Cleared
15 6 (0.73%) CCAA
15 6 (0.73%) SC Cleared
15 6 (0.73%) VCP5
16 4 (0.49%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.88%) SLA
2 19 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 15 (1.84%) QA
4 7 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.24%) COBIT
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 476 (58.26%) Active Directory
2 266 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (13.34%) vSphere
4 79 (9.67%) Hyper-V
5 73 (8.94%) XenApp
6 71 (8.69%) VMware ESX
7 32 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (2.57%) MetaFrame
9 19 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 18 (2.20%) UAG
10 18 (2.20%) XenDesktop
11 14 (1.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 13 (1.59%) XenServer
13 12 (1.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 11 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 11 (1.35%) ISA Server
14 11 (1.35%) DFS Replication
15 8 (0.98%) vCloud
16 7 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
17 5 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 104 (12.73%) SCCM
2 62 (7.59%) SCOM
3 31 (3.79%) Backup Exec
4 28 (3.43%) NetBackup
5 20 (2.45%) WSUS
6 17 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
7 9 (1.10%) Cryoserver
8 7 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (0.73%) SCVMM
9 6 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.73%) Nagios
10 5 (0.61%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.61%) Cacti
10 5 (0.61%) SmokePing
10 5 (0.61%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.61%) Puppet
11 4 (0.49%) WMI
11 4 (0.49%) Legato
11 4 (0.49%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 428 (52.39%) Microsoft
2 409 (50.06%) VMware
3 233 (28.52%) Citrix
4 205 (25.09%) Cisco
5 127 (15.54%) HP
6 80 (9.79%) Oracle
7 60 (7.34%) NetApp
8 58 (7.10%) EMC
9 53 (6.49%) Symantec
10 48 (5.88%) Red Hat
11 38 (4.65%) Juniper
12 33 (4.04%) Mitel
13 26 (3.18%) Dell
14 24 (2.94%) SolarWinds
15 21 (2.57%) CommVault
16 20 (2.45%) CheckPoint
16 20 (2.45%) SAP
17 17 (2.08%) IBM
18 15 (1.84%) Sun
18 15 (1.84%) McAfee
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + £6k on call, bonus, pension etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £31000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London City office (EC4)
Alexander Proudfoot
Salary: £26,000 - £28,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago