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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 77 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 400 404 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.21% 3.37% 3.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.98% 12.17% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 345 368 436
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3339 3321 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.82% 27.69% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2923 2973 3115
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 24 July 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 24 July 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.

1 815 (100.00%) Windows
2 479 (58.77%) Active Directory
3 427 (52.39%) Microsoft
4 391 (47.98%) VMware
5 379 (46.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 360 (44.17%) MS Exchange
7 293 (35.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 280 (34.36%) SQL Server
9 273 (33.50%) Finance
10 245 (30.06%) VMware Infrastructure
11 242 (29.69%) Citrix
12 231 (28.34%) SQL
12 231 (28.34%) Exchange Server 2010
13 215 (26.38%) ITIL
14 207 (25.40%) MS Excel
15 193 (23.68%) Cisco
16 187 (22.94%) Windows 7
17 181 (22.21%) DNS
18 173 (21.23%) Microsoft Certification
19 165 (20.25%) SharePoint
20 153 (18.77%) Linux
21 144 (17.67%) MS Office
22 142 (17.42%) TCP/IP
23 139 (17.06%) IIS
24 138 (16.93%) LAN
24 138 (16.93%) SAN
25 137 (16.81%) WAN
25 137 (16.81%) HP
26 132 (16.20%) DHCP
27 130 (15.95%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (44.17%) MS Exchange
2 231 (28.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 165 (20.25%) SharePoint
4 139 (17.06%) IIS
5 101 (12.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 62 (7.61%) Lync
7 59 (7.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 55 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 51 (6.26%) Tomcat
10 50 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2003
11 46 (5.64%) SharePoint 2010
12 43 (5.28%) SharePoint 2013
13 35 (4.29%) Apache
14 18 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
15 10 (1.23%) Lotus Domino
16 9 (1.10%) CMS
17 8 (0.98%) IBM Notes
18 7 (0.86%) Office Communications Server
19 6 (0.74%) WorkSite
20 4 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 207 (25.40%) MS Excel
2 144 (17.67%) MS Office
3 6 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.61%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.37%) MS Project
6 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.60%) SAP Business One
2 6 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.79%) Office 365
2 19 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.21%) SaaS
4 13 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.86%) IaaS
7 4 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (0.49%) PaaS
8 3 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.12%) GitHub
9 1 (0.12%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 181 (22.21%) DNS
2 142 (17.42%) TCP/IP
3 138 (16.93%) LAN
3 138 (16.93%) SAN
4 137 (16.81%) WAN
5 132 (16.20%) DHCP
6 122 (14.97%) Firewall
7 57 (6.99%) VPN
8 36 (4.42%) Wireless
8 36 (4.42%) Internet
9 34 (4.17%) LDAP
10 32 (3.93%) IP Telephony
11 30 (3.68%) VoIP
12 29 (3.56%) NAS
13 25 (3.07%) Intranet
14 22 (2.70%) NetScaler
15 21 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (2.45%) VLAN
16 20 (2.45%) SSL
17 19 (2.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (34.36%) SQL Server
2 118 (14.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (7.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 43 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (2.58%) Relational Database
7 20 (2.45%) MySQL
8 18 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (1.23%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.98%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
15 4 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.49%) OLAP
16 3 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.37%) OLTP
16 3 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
16 3 (0.37%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 28 (3.44%) Visual Studio
2 22 (2.70%) Eclipse
3 21 (2.58%) Xcode
3 21 (2.58%) PhoneGap
4 20 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (2.45%) Introscope
5 11 (1.35%) MSI
6 9 (1.10%) MSBuild
7 7 (0.86%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.86%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.74%) JIRA
8 6 (0.74%) Subversion
9 5 (0.61%) JUnit
10 4 (0.49%) Selenium
10 4 (0.49%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.49%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.12%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.12%) FxCop
General
1 273 (33.50%) Finance
2 75 (9.20%) Banking
3 74 (9.08%) Law
4 37 (4.54%) Legal
5 25 (3.07%) Financial Institution
6 22 (2.70%) Games
7 19 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 18 (2.21%) Investment Banking
9 16 (1.96%) Marketing
10 13 (1.60%) Advertising
11 10 (1.23%) Back Office
11 10 (1.23%) Retail
12 9 (1.10%) Cantonese Language
13 7 (0.86%) Electronics
14 5 (0.61%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.37%) Front Office
16 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.12%) Publishing
16 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 180 (22.09%) Analyst
2 83 (10.18%) Administrator
3 76 (9.33%) Support Engineer
4 73 (8.96%) Support Analyst
5 64 (7.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 59 (7.24%) Consultant
7 56 (6.87%) Systems Administrator
7 56 (6.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 46 (5.64%) 3rd Line Support
9 42 (5.15%) Applications Support
10 39 (4.79%) Technical Support
11 36 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
12 34 (4.17%) IT Support
13 32 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
14 29 (3.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
15 27 (3.31%) Developer
16 25 (3.07%) Technical Consultant
16 25 (3.07%) Service Analyst
16 25 (3.07%) Server Engineer
17 23 (2.82%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (9.82%) .NET
2 44 (5.40%) HTML
3 36 (4.42%) Web Services
4 27 (3.31%) HTML5
5 25 (3.07%) CSS
6 24 (2.94%) XML
6 24 (2.94%) J2EE
7 20 (2.45%) Spring
7 20 (2.45%) ASP.NET
8 18 (2.21%) Application Packaging
9 13 (1.60%) .NET Framework
10 12 (1.47%) jQuery
10 12 (1.47%) Ajax
11 11 (1.35%) JSON
12 10 (1.23%) LAMP
12 10 (1.23%) Java SE
13 7 (0.86%) DHTML
14 6 (0.74%) Software Packaging
14 6 (0.74%) X-Windows
15 5 (0.61%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 85 (10.43%) Blackberry
2 66 (8.10%) Clustering
3 39 (4.79%) Computer Science
4 28 (3.44%) Video Conferencing
5 22 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.58%) Social Media
6 21 (2.58%) Hedge funds
6 21 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (2.45%) iPad
8 13 (1.60%) Replication
9 12 (1.47%) CLARiiON
10 11 (1.35%) SecurID
11 8 (0.98%) CMDB
11 8 (0.98%) Fat Client
11 8 (0.98%) Firmware
11 8 (0.98%) Thin Client
11 8 (0.98%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.74%) Celerra
12 6 (0.74%) iPhone
12 6 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 815 (100.00%) Windows
2 379 (46.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 293 (35.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 187 (22.94%) Windows 7
5 153 (18.77%) Linux
6 85 (10.43%) Windows XP
7 50 (6.13%) Windows 8
8 44 (5.40%) UNIX
9 37 (4.54%) Solaris
10 24 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (2.58%) Android
12 18 (2.21%) CentOS
13 16 (1.96%) Mac OS X
14 14 (1.72%) Apple iOS
15 10 (1.23%) AIX
16 9 (1.10%) Windows 2000
17 8 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
18 7 (0.86%) HPUX
18 7 (0.86%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.86%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (26.38%) ITIL
2 50 (6.13%) Change Management
3 48 (5.89%) Project Management
4 41 (5.03%) Migration
5 37 (4.54%) Incident Management
6 33 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
7 32 (3.93%) Root Cause Analysis
8 31 (3.80%) Service Delivery
9 30 (3.68%) E-Commerce
9 30 (3.68%) CRM
10 26 (3.19%) Service Management
11 25 (3.07%) Problem Management
11 25 (3.07%) DevOps
12 23 (2.82%) PRINCE
12 23 (2.82%) Performance Monitoring
13 22 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (2.70%) Configuration Management
13 22 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (2.70%) SOA
14 21 (2.58%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 231 (28.34%) SQL
2 130 (15.95%) PowerShell
3 72 (8.83%) C#
4 66 (8.10%) JavaScript
5 60 (7.36%) Java
6 52 (6.38%) VBScript
7 42 (5.15%) Perl
8 36 (4.42%) C
9 28 (3.44%) VB
10 21 (2.58%) Objective-C
11 20 (2.45%) ActionScript
12 17 (2.09%) Python
13 11 (1.35%) C++
13 11 (1.35%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.23%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.23%) VBA
15 7 (0.86%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.74%) VC++
17 4 (0.49%) PHP
18 2 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 173 (21.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 113 (13.87%) MCSE
3 103 (12.64%) Degree
4 86 (10.55%) MCITP
5 55 (6.75%) MCSA
6 44 (5.40%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (5.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 38 (4.66%) CCNA
8 33 (4.05%) MCTS
9 30 (3.68%) MCP
10 22 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
11 16 (1.96%) CCA
12 15 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (1.72%) CCNP
14 12 (1.47%) A+ Certification
15 10 (1.23%) Security Cleared
16 7 (0.86%) CCEA
17 6 (0.74%) CCAA
17 6 (0.74%) VCP5
18 4 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.64%) SLA
2 28 (3.44%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.47%) QA
4 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 479 (58.77%) Active Directory
2 245 (30.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (12.76%) vSphere
4 89 (10.92%) Hyper-V
5 83 (10.18%) XenApp
6 67 (8.22%) VMware ESX
7 29 (3.56%) XenDesktop
8 25 (3.07%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (2.82%) XenServer
10 17 (2.09%) MetaFrame
10 17 (2.09%) UAG
11 15 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
11 15 (1.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 12 (1.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 11 (1.35%) DFS Replication
13 11 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 10 (1.23%) ISA Server
15 8 (0.98%) vCloud
15 8 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (0.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 100 (12.27%) SCCM
2 64 (7.85%) SCOM
3 34 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 33 (4.05%) Backup Exec
5 24 (2.94%) WSUS
6 14 (1.72%) Cryoserver
7 13 (1.60%) EMC NetWorker
8 12 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 8 (0.98%) Nagios
10 7 (0.86%) SmokePing
10 7 (0.86%) Puppet
10 7 (0.86%) Cacti
11 6 (0.74%) SCVMM
12 5 (0.61%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (0.49%) Zenoss
13 4 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.49%) WMI
13 4 (0.49%) Legato
14 3 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 427 (52.39%) Microsoft
2 391 (47.98%) VMware
3 242 (29.69%) Citrix
4 193 (23.68%) Cisco
5 137 (16.81%) HP
6 64 (7.85%) Oracle
7 63 (7.73%) Symantec
8 49 (6.01%) EMC
9 46 (5.64%) Red Hat
10 42 (5.15%) NetApp
11 32 (3.93%) Juniper
12 28 (3.44%) Mitel
12 28 (3.44%) Dell
13 24 (2.94%) CheckPoint
14 22 (2.70%) SolarWinds
14 22 (2.70%) McAfee
15 21 (2.58%) CommVault
16 20 (2.45%) Splunk
16 20 (2.45%) Riverbed
16 20 (2.45%) Perforce
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £50-65,000 + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 - 30,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £23739.93 - £39566.55 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £100 - £120 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago