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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 132 77 85
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 144 356 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.07% 3.41% 3.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.03% 13.19% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 123 328 360
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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
1794 2698 3322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.78% 25.82% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1637 2339 2938
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016, 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.

1 329 (100.00%) Windows
2 222 (67.48%) Active Directory
3 201 (61.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 190 (57.75%) Windows Server
5 182 (55.32%) Microsoft
6 150 (45.59%) VMware
7 111 (33.74%) MS Exchange
8 109 (33.13%) Windows 7
9 94 (28.57%) Citrix
10 91 (27.66%) Finance
10 91 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
11 86 (26.14%) DNS
12 85 (25.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 81 (24.62%) SCCM
14 80 (24.32%) PowerShell
15 78 (23.71%) ITIL
16 77 (23.40%) MS Office
17 75 (22.80%) SQL Server
18 71 (21.58%) Microsoft Certification
19 70 (21.28%) MS Excel
20 67 (20.36%) Cisco
21 64 (19.45%) Hyper-V
22 61 (18.54%) Exchange Server 2010
23 59 (17.93%) SAN
24 56 (17.02%) Firewall
25 55 (16.72%) VPN
25 55 (16.72%) XenApp
26 52 (15.81%) LAN
27 50 (15.20%) DHCP
27 50 (15.20%) TCP/IP

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
1 111 (33.74%) MS Exchange
2 61 (18.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (13.98%) IIS
4 40 (12.16%) SharePoint
5 37 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (5.78%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (5.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (4.56%) Skype for Business
10 14 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (3.95%) Apache
12 9 (2.74%) Tomcat
13 7 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (1.82%) CMS
15 4 (1.22%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.91%) FileNet
16 3 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
16 3 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
17 2 (0.61%) nginx
Applications
1 77 (23.40%) MS Office
2 70 (21.28%) MS Excel
3 15 (4.56%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.22%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.91%) MS Project
6 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.91%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.46%) Office 365
2 14 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.82%) Mimecast
4 6 (1.82%) SaaS
5 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.61%) Dropbox
6 2 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (26.14%) DNS
2 59 (17.93%) SAN
3 56 (17.02%) Firewall
4 55 (16.72%) VPN
5 52 (15.81%) LAN
6 50 (15.20%) DHCP
6 50 (15.20%) TCP/IP
7 40 (12.16%) WAN
8 25 (7.60%) VoIP
9 24 (7.29%) NetScaler
10 20 (6.08%) SSL
11 17 (5.17%) VLAN
12 15 (4.56%) NAS
13 14 (4.26%) DMZ
13 14 (4.26%) iSCSI
13 14 (4.26%) WLAN
14 13 (3.95%) Fibre Channel
15 10 (3.04%) Skype
15 10 (3.04%) Wireless
16 8 (2.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (22.80%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (8.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (2.13%) MySQL
6 7 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.91%) GIS
9 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.30%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.52%) MSI
2 4 (1.22%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.61%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.30%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.30%) JIRA
4 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.30%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.30%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 91 (27.66%) Finance
2 41 (12.46%) Banking
3 30 (9.12%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.17%) Law
5 16 (4.86%) Advertising
6 14 (4.26%) Legal
7 10 (3.04%) Retail
8 9 (2.74%) Investment Banking
9 8 (2.43%) Back Office
10 6 (1.82%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.82%) Games
11 5 (1.52%) Manufacturing
12 4 (1.22%) Billing
13 3 (0.91%) Marketing
13 3 (0.91%) Publishing
14 1 (0.30%) Automotive
14 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (23.10%) Analyst
2 52 (15.81%) Support Analyst
3 41 (12.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (12.46%) Support Engineer
4 36 (10.94%) IT Support
5 32 (9.73%) 2nd Line Support
6 30 (9.12%) Administrator
6 30 (9.12%) Citrix Engineer
7 22 (6.69%) IT Analyst
7 22 (6.69%) Senior Analyst
8 21 (6.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 20 (6.08%) Team Leader
9 20 (6.08%) Windows Engineer
10 19 (5.78%) IT Support Analyst
10 19 (5.78%) VMware Engineer
11 18 (5.47%) Senior Support Analyst
11 18 (5.47%) Server Engineer
12 17 (5.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 17 (5.17%) Server Support
12 17 (5.17%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.26%) .NET
2 8 (2.43%) Web Services
3 4 (1.22%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.91%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.91%) LAMP
4 3 (0.91%) MDX
4 3 (0.91%) WSH
5 2 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (0.61%) XML
5 2 (0.61%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.30%) COM
6 1 (0.30%) CSS
6 1 (0.30%) HTML
6 1 (0.30%) HTML5
6 1 (0.30%) REST
6 1 (0.30%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.12%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.21%) Clustering
3 26 (7.90%) Blackberry
4 20 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (3.34%) iPhone
7 10 (3.04%) VCE vBlock
8 8 (2.43%) iPad
8 8 (2.43%) Replication
9 6 (1.82%) PKI
10 5 (1.52%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.52%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.52%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.52%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.91%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.91%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.61%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.61%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.61%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.61%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 329 (100.00%) Windows
2 201 (61.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 190 (57.75%) Windows Server
4 109 (33.13%) Windows 7
5 85 (25.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (13.37%) Windows 8
7 42 (12.77%) Linux
8 19 (5.78%) Windows 10
9 13 (3.95%) VMS
10 9 (2.74%) Mac OS
10 9 (2.74%) Windows 2000
10 9 (2.74%) Windows NT
10 9 (2.74%) Windows XP
11 7 (2.13%) CentOS
12 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.22%) Android
13 4 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.91%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.91%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (23.71%) ITIL
2 37 (11.25%) Change Management
3 36 (10.94%) Migration
4 29 (8.81%) Patch Management
5 27 (8.21%) Service Management
6 22 (6.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (5.78%) Problem Management
8 15 (4.56%) Workflow
9 14 (4.26%) Data Protection
9 14 (4.26%) Project Management
10 12 (3.65%) Incident Management
10 12 (3.65%) ITIL V3
10 12 (3.65%) PRINCE2
10 12 (3.65%) Server Virtualisation
11 11 (3.34%) Load Balancing
11 11 (3.34%) Mentoring
12 10 (3.04%) Service Delivery
12 10 (3.04%) Wealth Management
13 9 (2.74%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (2.74%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (24.32%) PowerShell
2 41 (12.46%) SQL
3 15 (4.56%) VBScript
4 13 (3.95%) VB
5 9 (2.74%) C
6 8 (2.43%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.43%) Perl
7 5 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.22%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.91%) Java
9 3 (0.91%) PHP
9 3 (0.91%) Python
10 2 (0.61%) Ruby
10 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.30%) AWK
11 1 (0.30%) C#
11 1 (0.30%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.30%) sed
Qualifications
1 71 (21.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (10.94%) MCSE
3 33 (10.03%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (9.42%) Degree
5 30 (9.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 26 (7.90%) CCNA
7 20 (6.08%) Citrix Certification
7 20 (6.08%) MCP
7 20 (6.08%) MCSA
8 15 (4.56%) MCITP
9 14 (4.26%) CCA
10 7 (2.13%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.82%) CCNP
11 6 (1.82%) MCDST
11 6 (1.82%) MCTS
12 5 (1.52%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.52%) Server+ Certification
13 4 (1.22%) MOS
14 3 (0.91%) CCEE
15 1 (0.30%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.90%) SLA
2 2 (0.61%) ISO15022
2 2 (0.61%) ISO20022
System Software
1 222 (67.48%) Active Directory
2 91 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (19.45%) Hyper-V
4 55 (16.72%) XenApp
5 43 (13.07%) VMware ESXi
6 40 (12.16%) XenDesktop
7 38 (11.55%) VMware ESX
8 33 (10.03%) vSphere
9 12 (3.65%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (3.34%) Terminal Services
11 10 (3.04%) NFS
11 10 (3.04%) vCloud
12 9 (2.74%) XenServer
13 6 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (1.82%) Corosync
14 5 (1.52%) Xen
15 3 (0.91%) Cronacle
15 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 81 (24.62%) SCCM
2 48 (14.59%) SCOM
3 18 (5.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 13 (3.95%) WSUS
5 12 (3.65%) vMotion
6 9 (2.74%) Nagios
6 9 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (2.13%) Backup Exec
7 7 (2.13%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.82%) Cacti
8 6 (1.82%) EdgeSight
8 6 (1.82%) HAProxy
8 6 (1.82%) Pacemaker
8 6 (1.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 6 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (1.52%) SCOrch
9 5 (1.52%) SCVMM
10 4 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (1.22%) Puppet
11 3 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 182 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 150 (45.59%) VMware
3 94 (28.57%) Citrix
4 67 (20.36%) Cisco
5 25 (7.60%) HP
6 18 (5.47%) Symantec
7 17 (5.17%) Dell
7 17 (5.17%) Juniper
8 16 (4.86%) Mitel
9 14 (4.26%) Brocade
9 14 (4.26%) Extreme Networks
10 12 (3.65%) NetApp
11 11 (3.34%) EMC
12 10 (3.04%) Remedy
13 9 (2.74%) Intel Security
13 9 (2.74%) Red Hat
13 9 (2.74%) Wyse
14 8 (2.43%) iManage
15 7 (2.13%) Veeam
16 6 (1.82%) SolarWinds
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