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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 56 56 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 470 493 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.31% 4.16% 5.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.05% 15.24% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 397 447 549
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £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
2929 3234 3533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.86% 27.29% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2573 2833 3223
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 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 19 December 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.

1 871 (100.00%) Windows
2 540 (62.00%) Active Directory
3 498 (57.18%) Microsoft
4 440 (50.52%) VMware
5 377 (43.28%) MS Exchange
6 367 (42.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 351 (40.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 288 (33.07%) VMware Infrastructure
9 267 (30.65%) Citrix
10 260 (29.85%) SQL Server
11 247 (28.36%) Exchange Server 2010
12 245 (28.13%) DNS
12 245 (28.13%) Finance
13 241 (27.67%) Windows 7
14 226 (25.95%) MS Excel
15 224 (25.72%) ITIL
16 212 (24.34%) Cisco
17 200 (22.96%) DHCP
18 185 (21.24%) SQL
18 185 (21.24%) SAN
19 181 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
20 162 (18.60%) MS Office
21 143 (16.42%) Firewall
22 142 (16.30%) Linux
23 135 (15.50%) LAN
24 134 (15.38%) MCSE
25 126 (14.47%) TCP/IP
26 125 (14.35%) IIS
27 121 (13.89%) WAN
28 119 (13.66%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 377 (43.28%) MS Exchange
2 247 (28.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 125 (14.35%) IIS
4 118 (13.55%) SharePoint
5 84 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 75 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 57 (6.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 50 (5.74%) Lync
9 47 (5.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 31 (3.56%) SharePoint 2010
11 29 (3.33%) Apache
12 26 (2.99%) Tomcat
13 14 (1.61%) CMS
13 14 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (1.38%) IBM Notes
15 10 (1.15%) WorkSite
16 9 (1.03%) Lotus Domino
16 9 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
17 8 (0.92%) Umbraco
18 5 (0.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 226 (25.95%) MS Excel
2 162 (18.60%) MS Office
3 10 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.49%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 8 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.57%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.11%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.11%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 47 (5.40%) Office 365
2 19 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.80%) SaaS
4 4 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.34%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.11%) PaaS
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 245 (28.13%) DNS
2 200 (22.96%) DHCP
3 185 (21.24%) SAN
4 143 (16.42%) Firewall
5 135 (15.50%) LAN
6 126 (14.47%) TCP/IP
7 121 (13.89%) WAN
8 91 (10.45%) VPN
9 40 (4.59%) VoIP
10 33 (3.79%) LDAP
11 32 (3.67%) Internet
12 30 (3.44%) SSL
12 30 (3.44%) Wireless
12 30 (3.44%) Cisco ASA
13 28 (3.21%) IP Telephony
14 27 (3.10%) NAS
15 22 (2.53%) VLAN
15 22 (2.53%) NetScaler
16 21 (2.41%) Fibre Channel
17 19 (2.18%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 116 (13.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 53 (6.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 39 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (2.41%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (2.18%) MySQL
9 18 (2.07%) RDBMS
10 14 (1.61%) DB2
11 12 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
13 9 (1.03%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.92%) DTS
15 5 (0.57%) VLDB
15 5 (0.57%) NoSQL
16 4 (0.46%) NewSQL
17 3 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 20 (2.30%) TeamCity
2 17 (1.95%) Selenium
3 16 (1.84%) WebDriver
3 16 (1.84%) SpecFlow
3 16 (1.84%) Subversion
4 15 (1.72%) Visual Studio
5 13 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (0.92%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.69%) MSI
9 4 (0.46%) JIRA
10 2 (0.23%) AdminStudio
10 2 (0.23%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.11%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.11%) Maven
11 1 (0.11%) InstallShield
General
1 245 (28.13%) Finance
2 73 (8.38%) Banking
3 48 (5.51%) Telecoms
4 38 (4.36%) Law
5 28 (3.21%) Advertising
6 26 (2.99%) Legal
7 22 (2.53%) Back Office
8 20 (2.30%) Marketing
9 12 (1.38%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.26%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.03%) Front Office
12 8 (0.92%) Electronics
12 8 (0.92%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.57%) Retail
14 4 (0.46%) Publishing
15 3 (0.34%) Billing
16 1 (0.11%) Local Government
16 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 203 (23.31%) Analyst
2 134 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 113 (12.97%) Support Engineer
4 84 (9.64%) Administrator
5 78 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 65 (7.46%) Technical Support
7 60 (6.89%) IT Support
8 52 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
9 51 (5.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 51 (5.86%) Systems Administrator
10 49 (5.63%) Technical Analyst
11 48 (5.51%) Applications Support
12 44 (5.05%) Technical Support Analyst
13 43 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
14 42 (4.82%) Server Engineer
15 32 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
16 30 (3.44%) IT Support Analyst
17 29 (3.33%) DBA
18 28 (3.21%) Architect
18 28 (3.21%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (4.71%) .NET
2 25 (2.87%) Application Packaging
3 20 (2.30%) HTML
4 17 (1.95%) CSS
5 13 (1.49%) .NET Framework
6 12 (1.38%) ASP.NET
6 12 (1.38%) Web Services
7 8 (0.92%) Ajax
8 6 (0.69%) XMPP
8 6 (0.69%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (0.57%) MDX
9 5 (0.57%) jQuery
9 5 (0.57%) LAMP
9 5 (0.57%) XML
9 5 (0.57%) DHTML
9 5 (0.57%) J2EE
10 4 (0.46%) WSH
10 4 (0.46%) Django
11 3 (0.34%) JSON
11 3 (0.34%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 100 (11.48%) Blackberry
2 74 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (7.23%) Clustering
4 34 (3.90%) Replication
5 26 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.30%) iPhone
7 18 (2.07%) Computer Science
7 18 (2.07%) Hedge funds
8 15 (1.72%) PKI
9 13 (1.49%) GIS
10 11 (1.26%) Robotics
11 10 (1.15%) CLARiiON
12 8 (0.92%) SecurID
12 8 (0.92%) DTV
13 7 (0.80%) iPad
14 6 (0.69%) CMDB
14 6 (0.69%) Fat Client
14 6 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (0.69%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 871 (100.00%) Windows
2 367 (42.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 351 (40.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 241 (27.67%) Windows 7
5 142 (16.30%) Linux
6 100 (11.48%) Windows XP
7 84 (9.64%) Windows 8
8 42 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (3.10%) UNIX
9 27 (3.10%) Windows Vista
10 24 (2.76%) Solaris
11 21 (2.41%) Mac OS X
12 18 (2.07%) AIX
13 17 (1.95%) Android
14 16 (1.84%) Mac OS
15 13 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
15 13 (1.49%) Windows 2000
16 11 (1.26%) CentOS
17 7 (0.80%) HPUX
17 7 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (25.72%) ITIL
2 52 (5.97%) Migration
3 42 (4.82%) Change Management
4 40 (4.59%) Project Management
5 32 (3.67%) CRM
6 31 (3.56%) PRINCE
7 30 (3.44%) Information Security
8 29 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 29 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (3.10%) Service Delivery
9 27 (3.10%) DevOps
10 25 (2.87%) Incident Management
11 24 (2.76%) Root Cause Analysis
12 23 (2.64%) Service Management
13 22 (2.53%) Configuration Management
13 22 (2.53%) Programme Management
13 22 (2.53%) Change Control
14 21 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (2.30%) Asset Management
16 19 (2.18%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 185 (21.24%) SQL
2 91 (10.45%) PowerShell
3 43 (4.94%) C#
4 37 (4.25%) VB
5 30 (3.44%) JavaScript
6 27 (3.10%) Java
7 22 (2.53%) VBScript
8 20 (2.30%) Perl
9 19 (2.18%) T-SQL
10 13 (1.49%) C
11 10 (1.15%) PHP
12 8 (0.92%) C++
12 8 (0.92%) VC++
12 8 (0.92%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.46%) Python
14 2 (0.23%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.23%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.23%) R
15 1 (0.11%) sed
15 1 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 181 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 134 (15.38%) MCSE
3 119 (13.66%) Degree
4 89 (10.22%) MCSA
5 80 (9.18%) MCITP
6 63 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
7 44 (5.05%) MCTS
8 39 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 38 (4.36%) MCP
10 33 (3.79%) CCNA
11 25 (2.87%) Citrix Certification
12 24 (2.76%) CCNP
13 22 (2.53%) Security Cleared
14 15 (1.72%) CCA
15 10 (1.15%) A+ Certification
15 10 (1.15%) SC Cleared
16 8 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 3 (0.34%) VCP5
18 3 (0.34%) GCWN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.08%) SLA
2 22 (2.53%) QA
3 8 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.23%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 540 (62.00%) Active Directory
2 288 (33.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (13.32%) vSphere
4 93 (10.68%) XenApp
5 81 (9.30%) Hyper-V
6 57 (6.54%) VMware ESX
7 49 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
8 40 (4.59%) Microsoft App-V
9 38 (4.36%) XenDesktop
10 17 (1.95%) MetaFrame
11 16 (1.84%) XenServer
12 11 (1.26%) UAG
12 11 (1.26%) ISA Server
13 10 (1.15%) vCloud
14 9 (1.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (1.03%) Terminal Services
15 8 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (0.80%) DFS Replication
17 4 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 101 (11.60%) SCCM
2 67 (7.69%) SCOM
3 34 (3.90%) Backup Exec
4 17 (1.95%) WSUS
4 17 (1.95%) SCOrch
5 14 (1.61%) NetBackup
6 10 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 9 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (0.80%) SCVMM
8 7 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
9 6 (0.69%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.69%) ARCserve
10 5 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (0.57%) WMI
10 5 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.46%) SCSM
11 4 (0.46%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.46%) OVSD
11 4 (0.46%) OpenView
Vendors
1 498 (57.18%) Microsoft
2 440 (50.52%) VMware
3 267 (30.65%) Citrix
4 212 (24.34%) Cisco
5 105 (12.06%) HP
6 67 (7.69%) EMC
7 65 (7.46%) Red Hat
8 64 (7.35%) NetApp
9 52 (5.97%) Oracle
10 44 (5.05%) Symantec
11 39 (4.48%) Dell
12 37 (4.25%) Juniper
13 34 (3.90%) Mitel
14 30 (3.44%) Avaya
15 28 (3.21%) LANDesk
16 24 (2.76%) CheckPoint
17 21 (2.41%) AppSense
18 20 (2.30%) Open Text
19 18 (2.07%) SAP
20 17 (1.95%) IBM
City of London
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £7,200 Car allowance +15% bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 48000 + bonus + excleent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime & On-call
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago