The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 124 76 68
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2258 3527 4083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.52% 3.45% 3.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.23% 13.07% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1907 3087 3393
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22083 26980 28515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.65% 26.38% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18847 23085 23793
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the England region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in England

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in England

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -85 736 £42,500 +2.40% 65
South East -29 542 £35,000 -6.66% 65
Yorkshire +18 232 £35,000 - 20
South West -46 179 £33,000 +3.12% 23
North West -5 169 £35,000 +16.66% 35
East of England -21 154 £40,000 +14.28% 18
West Midlands -21 144 £29,250 -10.00% 17
East Midlands -14 71 £32,500 +16.07% 10
North East +25 29 £36,250 +65.90% 10
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 4854 (100.00%) Windows
2 3556 (73.26%) Windows Server
3 3216 (66.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3163 (65.16%) Active Directory
5 2822 (58.14%) Microsoft
6 2456 (50.60%) VMware
7 1846 (38.03%) MS Exchange
8 1498 (30.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 1496 (30.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1415 (29.15%) Windows 7
11 1369 (28.20%) SQL Server
12 1156 (23.82%) MS Excel
13 1148 (23.65%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1135 (23.38%) ITIL
15 1124 (23.16%) DNS
16 1090 (22.46%) Cisco
16 1090 (22.46%) Citrix
17 1056 (21.76%) Hyper-V
18 1044 (21.51%) Firewall
19 1024 (21.10%) SQL
20 983 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
21 943 (19.43%) Office 365
22 925 (19.06%) DHCP
23 889 (18.31%) SAN
24 832 (17.14%) MS Office
25 831 (17.12%) TCP/IP
26 802 (16.52%) Linux
27 781 (16.09%) HP
28 771 (15.88%) WAN
29 749 (15.43%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1846 (38.03%) MS Exchange
2 1148 (23.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 742 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 620 (12.77%) IIS
5 484 (9.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 447 (9.21%) SharePoint
7 252 (5.19%) Skype for Business
8 159 (3.28%) Apache
9 158 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 103 (2.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 93 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
12 73 (1.50%) Tomcat
13 69 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
14 52 (1.07%) JBoss
15 42 (0.87%) nginx
15 42 (0.87%) WebSphere
16 35 (0.72%) NetWeaver
17 29 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
18 28 (0.58%) WebLogic
19 27 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1156 (23.82%) MS Excel
2 832 (17.14%) MS Office
3 34 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.33%) Photoshop
6 13 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 12 (0.25%) MS Project
8 8 (0.16%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.062%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.062%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.041%) HipChat
11 2 (0.041%) PTC Creo
11 2 (0.041%) SketchUp
11 2 (0.041%) Windchill
12 1 (0.021%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 34 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 12 (0.25%) thinkFolio
4 10 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.14%) LatentZero
5 7 (0.14%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.082%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.082%) HiPortfolio
6 4 (0.082%) Northgate Housing
6 4 (0.082%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.082%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.062%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.062%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.041%) CODA-Financials
8 2 (0.041%) Maximo
8 2 (0.041%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 943 (19.43%) Office 365
2 340 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 193 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
4 90 (1.85%) SaaS
5 48 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 41 (0.84%) IaaS
7 36 (0.74%) PaaS
8 23 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
9 19 (0.39%) Google Apps
9 19 (0.39%) Mimecast
10 18 (0.37%) OneDrive
11 13 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.21%) Dropbox
14 8 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (0.14%) Amazon S3
16 5 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 4 (0.082%) Amazon ELB
17 4 (0.082%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 4 (0.082%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1124 (23.16%) DNS
2 1044 (21.51%) Firewall
3 925 (19.06%) DHCP
4 889 (18.31%) SAN
5 831 (17.12%) TCP/IP
6 771 (15.88%) WAN
7 743 (15.31%) LAN
8 481 (9.91%) VPN
9 333 (6.86%) VoIP
10 219 (4.51%) VLAN
11 206 (4.24%) Wireless
12 196 (4.04%) Remote Desktop
13 191 (3.93%) NAS
14 172 (3.54%) Internet
15 120 (2.47%) iSCSI
16 119 (2.45%) MPLS
17 117 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
18 108 (2.22%) NetScaler
19 107 (2.20%) Skype
20 105 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1369 (28.20%) SQL Server
2 570 (11.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 347 (7.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 262 (5.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 124 (2.55%) MySQL
6 113 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 103 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
8 100 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 70 (1.44%) Oracle Database
10 58 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 52 (1.07%) Relational Database
12 42 (0.87%) GIS
13 40 (0.82%) DB2
14 36 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
15 31 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
16 30 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
17 25 (0.52%) NoSQL
18 19 (0.39%) Big Data
18 19 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
19 13 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (1.17%) JIRA
2 46 (0.95%) Jenkins
3 43 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 36 (0.74%) TeamCity
6 33 (0.68%) Visual Studio
7 29 (0.60%) MSI
8 27 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
9 25 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 24 (0.49%) Subversion
11 8 (0.16%) CruiseControl
11 8 (0.16%) Vagrant
11 8 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (0.14%) ClearCase
12 7 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.082%) CppUnit
14 4 (0.082%) MSBuild
14 4 (0.082%) MSTest
14 4 (0.082%) NUnit
General
1 610 (12.57%) Finance
2 172 (3.54%) Telecoms
3 138 (2.84%) Retail
4 130 (2.68%) Law
5 127 (2.62%) Banking
6 100 (2.06%) Legal
7 79 (1.63%) Back Office
8 77 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 66 (1.36%) Publishing
10 56 (1.15%) German Language
11 54 (1.11%) Marketing
12 50 (1.03%) French Language
13 45 (0.93%) Games
14 37 (0.76%) Billing
15 34 (0.70%) Financial Institution
16 28 (0.58%) Advertising
17 27 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.33%) Online Betting
19 15 (0.31%) Spanish Language
20 14 (0.29%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 971 (20.00%) Analyst
2 964 (19.86%) Support Engineer
3 739 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 663 (13.66%) IT Support
5 571 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 450 (9.27%) IT Engineer
7 437 (9.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 417 (8.59%) Windows Engineer
9 389 (8.01%) 3rd Line Support
10 383 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
11 375 (7.73%) Administrator
12 331 (6.82%) Server Engineer
13 304 (6.26%) IT Support Engineer
14 292 (6.02%) IT Analyst
15 280 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
16 253 (5.21%) Infrastructure Support
17 250 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
18 247 (5.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 247 (5.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 230 (4.74%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (5.34%) .NET
2 212 (4.37%) Web Services
3 129 (2.66%) XML
4 123 (2.53%) HTML
5 98 (2.02%) CSS
6 88 (1.81%) ASP.NET
7 49 (1.01%) .NET Framework
8 46 (0.95%) SOAP
9 39 (0.80%) SAP Basis
10 37 (0.76%) jQuery
11 35 (0.72%) HTML5
11 35 (0.72%) WCF
12 30 (0.62%) LAMP
13 27 (0.56%) Middleware
14 25 (0.52%) COM
14 25 (0.52%) Software Packaging
15 22 (0.45%) CSS3
16 21 (0.43%) JSON
17 19 (0.39%) Ajax
18 18 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 489 (10.07%) Data Centre
2 300 (6.18%) Clustering
3 242 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
4 216 (4.45%) Blackberry
5 193 (3.98%) Replication
6 191 (3.93%) Driving Licence
7 118 (2.43%) Computer Science
8 117 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 98 (2.02%) iPhone
10 91 (1.87%) iPad
11 56 (1.15%) PKI
12 50 (1.03%) Fat Client
12 50 (1.03%) Thin Client
13 46 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
14 40 (0.82%) HP Storage
14 40 (0.82%) Private Cloud
15 34 (0.70%) Statistics
16 33 (0.68%) Smartphone
17 32 (0.66%) Handset
18 30 (0.62%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4854 (100.00%) Windows
2 3556 (73.26%) Windows Server
3 3216 (66.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1498 (30.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1415 (29.15%) Windows 7
6 802 (16.52%) Linux
7 664 (13.68%) Windows 8
8 512 (10.55%) Windows 10
9 366 (7.54%) Windows XP
10 286 (5.89%) Unix
11 216 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 140 (2.88%) CentOS
13 135 (2.78%) Windows Vista
14 130 (2.68%) Mac OS X
15 119 (2.45%) Solaris
16 94 (1.94%) Apple iOS
17 92 (1.90%) Android
18 81 (1.67%) Windows 2000
19 58 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
20 57 (1.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1135 (23.38%) ITIL
2 315 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
3 248 (5.11%) Service Delivery
4 226 (4.66%) Migration
5 219 (4.51%) Mentoring
5 219 (4.51%) Project Management
6 207 (4.26%) High Availability
7 191 (3.93%) Service Management
8 173 (3.56%) Problem Management
9 159 (3.28%) Change Control
10 153 (3.15%) Server Virtualisation
11 142 (2.93%) Change Management
12 128 (2.64%) Load Balancing
12 128 (2.64%) Root Cause Analysis
13 121 (2.49%) Server Building
14 113 (2.33%) CRM
15 110 (2.27%) DevOps
15 110 (2.27%) ITIL V3
16 106 (2.18%) Incident Management
16 106 (2.18%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1024 (21.10%) SQL
2 749 (15.43%) PowerShell
3 141 (2.90%) C#
4 135 (2.78%) VBScript
5 124 (2.55%) T-SQL
6 117 (2.41%) C
7 108 (2.22%) JavaScript
8 98 (2.02%) Bash Shell
9 95 (1.96%) Perl
9 95 (1.96%) VB
10 71 (1.46%) Python
11 65 (1.34%) Java
12 46 (0.95%) C++
12 46 (0.95%) PHP
13 31 (0.64%) Shell Script
14 29 (0.60%) Ruby
15 26 (0.54%) Korn
15 26 (0.54%) VBA
16 22 (0.45%) Bourne shell
17 13 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 983 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 671 (13.82%) MCSE
3 458 (9.44%) MCSA
4 356 (7.33%) Degree
5 337 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
6 318 (6.55%) Security Cleared
7 310 (6.39%) CCNA
8 291 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 268 (5.52%) MCITP
10 267 (5.50%) MCP
11 220 (4.53%) SC Cleared
12 119 (2.45%) DV Cleared
13 94 (1.94%) MCTS
14 88 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
15 84 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
16 59 (1.22%) CCNP
17 44 (0.91%) A+ Certification
18 41 (0.84%) CCA
19 34 (0.70%) CISSP
20 32 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 423 (8.71%) SLA
2 74 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 58 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 35 (0.72%) QA
5 17 (0.35%) HL7
6 15 (0.31%) DICOM
7 8 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.14%) PMBOK
9 4 (0.082%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.041%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.021%) COBIT
11 1 (0.021%) GPG13
11 1 (0.021%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.021%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 3163 (65.16%) Active Directory
2 1496 (30.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1056 (21.76%) Hyper-V
4 493 (10.16%) vSphere
5 438 (9.02%) XenApp
6 268 (5.52%) VMware ESXi
7 229 (4.72%) VMware ESX
8 203 (4.18%) XenDesktop
9 176 (3.63%) Terminal Services
10 113 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 102 (2.10%) Virtual Servers
12 86 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
13 79 (1.63%) XenServer
14 68 (1.40%) NFS
15 60 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
16 50 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
17 44 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 40 (0.82%) VMware Server
19 39 (0.80%) Terminal Server
20 34 (0.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 694 (14.30%) SCCM
2 355 (7.31%) SCOM
3 228 (4.70%) Backup Exec
4 177 (3.65%) WSUS
5 136 (2.80%) Microsoft Clustering
6 124 (2.55%) NetBackup
7 85 (1.75%) Puppet
8 76 (1.57%) SCVMM
9 66 (1.36%) Nagios
10 59 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
11 57 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
12 47 (0.97%) Ansible
13 42 (0.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 37 (0.76%) AirWatch
15 35 (0.72%) SCOrch
15 35 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 34 (0.70%) Failover Clustering
17 33 (0.68%) HP SIM
18 31 (0.64%) vMotion
19 30 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2822 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 2456 (50.60%) VMware
3 1090 (22.46%) Cisco
3 1090 (22.46%) Citrix
4 781 (16.09%) HP
5 313 (6.45%) Dell
6 293 (6.04%) NetApp
7 268 (5.52%) Oracle
8 247 (5.09%) Veeam
9 246 (5.07%) Red Hat
9 246 (5.07%) Symantec
10 198 (4.08%) Apple
11 191 (3.93%) EMC
12 172 (3.54%) Juniper
13 151 (3.11%) CheckPoint
14 118 (2.43%) Avaya
15 109 (2.25%) IBM
16 104 (2.14%) SolarWinds
17 103 (2.12%) SonicWALL
18 96 (1.98%) F5
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: Competitive base salary + attractive benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £2200 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Tyneside
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Company Car
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
North London
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £21,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £48000 - £50000 Per Annum +Oncall +Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Prism Medical UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
IDOX plc
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago