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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 98 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 267 402 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.76% 3.43% 3.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.08% 12.63% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 242 343 360
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,850 £65,000 £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
2410 3184 3223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.91% 27.14% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2065 2804 2891
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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.

1 559 (100.00%) Windows
2 334 (59.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 313 (55.99%) VMware
4 274 (49.02%) Active Directory
5 271 (48.48%) Microsoft
6 235 (42.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 208 (37.21%) MS Exchange
8 195 (34.88%) DNS
9 188 (33.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 165 (29.52%) Citrix
11 163 (29.16%) SQL
12 159 (28.44%) Finance
13 154 (27.55%) DHCP
14 151 (27.01%) SQL Server
15 147 (26.30%) MS Excel
16 143 (25.58%) TCP/IP
17 128 (22.90%) Windows 7
18 123 (22.00%) Cisco
18 123 (22.00%) ITIL
19 116 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2010
20 109 (19.50%) Firewall
21 108 (19.32%) SAN
22 107 (19.14%) PowerShell
23 102 (18.25%) MS Office
24 100 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
25 98 (17.53%) Hyper-V
26 94 (16.82%) LAN
27 89 (15.92%) Linux
28 82 (14.67%) WAN
29 80 (14.31%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 208 (37.21%) MS Exchange
2 116 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 80 (14.31%) IIS
4 53 (9.48%) SharePoint
5 51 (9.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 45 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 37 (6.62%) Lync
8 31 (5.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 25 (4.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 24 (4.29%) Tomcat
11 15 (2.68%) Apache
11 15 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
13 11 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (1.79%) WebSphere
15 8 (1.43%) WorkSite
16 6 (1.07%) FileNet
17 5 (0.89%) IBM Notes
18 3 (0.54%) JBoss
18 3 (0.54%) CMS
Applications
1 147 (26.30%) MS Excel
2 102 (18.25%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) MS Project
3 2 (0.36%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.43%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.36%) Magento
5 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 60 (10.73%) Office 365
2 20 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.86%) Mimecast
4 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.36%) SaaS
6 2 (0.36%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.36%) Datadog
6 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.36%) Symantec.cloud
6 2 (0.36%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.18%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 195 (34.88%) DNS
2 154 (27.55%) DHCP
3 143 (25.58%) TCP/IP
4 109 (19.50%) Firewall
5 108 (19.32%) SAN
6 94 (16.82%) LAN
7 82 (14.67%) WAN
8 43 (7.69%) NAS
9 29 (5.19%) VPN
10 22 (3.94%) VoIP
11 17 (3.04%) VLAN
12 15 (2.68%) Wireless
13 14 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (2.50%) Internet
14 12 (2.15%) Unified Communications
14 12 (2.15%) iSCSI
15 11 (1.97%) NetScaler
16 9 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (1.61%) SMTP
17 8 (1.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (27.01%) SQL Server
2 62 (11.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (5.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (3.04%) MySQL
7 9 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.25%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.07%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.54%) OLAP
12 3 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (0.54%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (0.54%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.36%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 9 (1.61%) Visual Studio
1 9 (1.61%) Subversion
2 6 (1.07%) JIRA
2 6 (1.07%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.07%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.72%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.36%) MSI
5 2 (0.36%) Hudson
5 2 (0.36%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.18%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.18%) MorphX
General
1 159 (28.44%) Finance
2 60 (10.73%) Banking
3 37 (6.62%) Legal
4 30 (5.37%) Telecoms
5 27 (4.83%) Law
6 15 (2.68%) Retail
6 15 (2.68%) Marketing
7 7 (1.25%) Advertising
7 7 (1.25%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.07%) Publishing
8 6 (1.07%) Back Office
9 4 (0.72%) Front Office
10 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.36%) Electronics
10 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.36%) Local Government
10 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.18%) Games
11 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 134 (23.97%) Analyst
2 93 (16.64%) Support Engineer
3 87 (15.56%) Support Analyst
4 62 (11.09%) Administrator
5 51 (9.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 42 (7.51%) Systems Administrator
7 41 (7.33%) IT Support
8 37 (6.62%) 2nd Line Support
9 36 (6.44%) Technical Support
10 29 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
11 28 (5.01%) 3rd Line Support
12 25 (4.47%) Applications Support
13 22 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 21 (3.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 21 (3.76%) Developer
14 21 (3.76%) Technical Analyst
15 20 (3.58%) Junior
16 19 (3.40%) Desktop Support
17 18 (3.22%) DBA
18 17 (3.04%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.94%) .NET
2 8 (1.43%) Web Services
3 7 (1.25%) J2EE
3 7 (1.25%) jQuery
4 6 (1.07%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.07%) CSS
4 6 (1.07%) HTML
5 5 (0.89%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.54%) WAMP
6 3 (0.54%) LAMP
6 3 (0.54%) COM
7 2 (0.36%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.36%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.36%) Play Framework
8 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.18%) SOAP
8 1 (0.18%) WSH
8 1 (0.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.94%) Data Centre
2 39 (6.98%) Blackberry
3 34 (6.08%) Replication
4 29 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.22%) Hedge funds
5 18 (3.22%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.22%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.50%) Clustering
6 14 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (1.79%) Fat Client
7 10 (1.79%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.25%) Statistics
8 7 (1.25%) iPhone
8 7 (1.25%) EqualLogic
8 7 (1.25%) SWIFT
8 7 (1.25%) HP StoreVirtual
9 6 (1.07%) Fedwire
9 6 (1.07%) EMC VNX
10 5 (0.89%) Handset
11 4 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 559 (100.00%) Windows
2 334 (59.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 235 (42.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 128 (22.90%) Windows 7
5 89 (15.92%) Linux
6 46 (8.23%) Windows 8
7 45 (8.05%) Windows XP
8 30 (5.37%) UNIX
9 18 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (3.04%) Windows Vista
11 15 (2.68%) CentOS
12 9 (1.61%) Android
12 9 (1.61%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.25%) AIX
13 7 (1.25%) Solaris
14 6 (1.07%) Windows 2000
14 6 (1.07%) VMS
15 5 (0.89%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.72%) Debian
17 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (22.00%) ITIL
2 53 (9.48%) Service Delivery
3 31 (5.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 28 (5.01%) Network Management
5 27 (4.83%) Project Management
5 27 (4.83%) Data Protection
6 22 (3.94%) Mentoring
7 20 (3.58%) Change Management
8 19 (3.40%) Service Management
9 18 (3.22%) Asset Management
9 18 (3.22%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (3.22%) DevOps
10 17 (3.04%) Incident Management
11 16 (2.86%) Migration
12 15 (2.68%) Workflow
13 14 (2.50%) Change Control
14 13 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (2.33%) CRM
14 13 (2.33%) Load Balancing
14 13 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 163 (29.16%) SQL
2 107 (19.14%) PowerShell
3 34 (6.08%) JavaScript
4 18 (3.22%) Bash Shell
5 17 (3.04%) VBScript
6 16 (2.86%) Perl
7 15 (2.68%) Java
8 13 (2.33%) C#
9 11 (1.97%) T-SQL
9 11 (1.97%) Python
10 10 (1.79%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.07%) VB
12 5 (0.89%) VBA
13 4 (0.72%) C
13 4 (0.72%) PHP
14 2 (0.36%) C++
14 2 (0.36%) Scala
15 1 (0.18%) X++
15 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (11.27%) MCSE
3 49 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (8.59%) CCNA
5 40 (7.16%) MCSA
5 40 (7.16%) Degree
6 30 (5.37%) MCITP
7 23 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
7 23 (4.11%) MCP
8 20 (3.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (3.22%) Security Cleared
10 13 (2.33%) MCTS
11 9 (1.61%) CCNP
12 8 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (1.25%) CCA
13 7 (1.25%) SC Cleared
14 5 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 3 (0.54%) VCP5
16 3 (0.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.02%) SLA
2 2 (0.36%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 274 (49.02%) Active Directory
2 188 (33.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (17.53%) Hyper-V
4 59 (10.55%) XenApp
4 59 (10.55%) vSphere
5 44 (7.87%) VMware ESX
6 35 (6.26%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (2.86%) XenServer
8 13 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
9 9 (1.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 8 (1.43%) vCloud
10 8 (1.43%) XenDesktop
11 6 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (1.07%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.89%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.89%) Xen
13 4 (0.72%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.54%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 65 (11.63%) SCCM
2 42 (7.51%) SCOM
3 31 (5.55%) Backup Exec
4 15 (2.68%) WSUS
4 15 (2.68%) Nagios
5 10 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 9 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.25%) Puppet
7 7 (1.25%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.25%) ARCserve
7 7 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (0.89%) TeamSite
9 4 (0.72%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.72%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.54%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.54%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 2 (0.36%) EMC VPLEX
11 2 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.36%) SCSM
Vendors
1 313 (55.99%) VMware
2 271 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 165 (29.52%) Citrix
4 123 (22.00%) Cisco
5 66 (11.81%) HP
6 50 (8.94%) NetApp
7 42 (7.51%) Oracle
8 34 (6.08%) EMC
8 34 (6.08%) Avaya
9 33 (5.90%) Symantec
10 28 (5.01%) Red Hat
11 24 (4.29%) Dell
12 23 (4.11%) IBM
13 21 (3.76%) Juniper
14 20 (3.58%) Mitel
15 16 (2.86%) Veeam
15 16 (2.86%) Apple
15 16 (2.86%) Sun
16 15 (2.68%) CheckPoint
17 14 (2.50%) SAP
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