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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
UK / England
Rank 129 84 65
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1849 3060 4088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.38% 3.27% 4.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.81% 12.45% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 2753 3486
Median salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,826 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.21% -

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
18845 24587 27226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.22% 26.24% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16018 20927 22984
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 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -49 715 £42,500 - 73
South East -42 409 £35,000 -4.10% 68
Yorkshire +20 169 £30,000 -14.28% 26
South West -26 152 £32,500 - 18
East of England -33 135 £32,500 -4.41% 19
North West -65 130 £31,500 -3.07% 28
West Midlands -15 100 £32,500 +1.56% 19
East Midlands -22 33 £35,000 +45.83% 12
North East -1 5 £37,000 +48.00% 7
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 3975 (100.00%) Windows
2 2930 (73.71%) Windows Server
3 2761 (69.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 2566 (64.55%) Active Directory
5 2247 (56.53%) Microsoft
6 1970 (49.56%) VMware
7 1446 (36.38%) MS Exchange
8 1185 (29.81%) Windows 7
9 1160 (29.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1080 (27.17%) SQL Server
11 1071 (26.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 996 (25.06%) DNS
13 989 (24.88%) ITIL
14 931 (23.42%) MS Excel
15 910 (22.89%) Firewall
16 902 (22.69%) Exchange Server 2010
17 874 (21.99%) Office 365
18 872 (21.94%) Citrix
19 871 (21.91%) Hyper-V
20 869 (21.86%) Cisco
21 850 (21.38%) Microsoft Certification
22 780 (19.62%) DHCP
23 771 (19.40%) SQL
24 693 (17.43%) TCP/IP
25 674 (16.96%) MS Office
26 635 (15.97%) SAN
27 633 (15.92%) Linux
28 614 (15.45%) WAN
29 596 (14.99%) LAN
30 590 (14.84%) Exchange Server 2013

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 1446 (36.38%) MS Exchange
2 902 (22.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 590 (14.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 463 (11.65%) IIS
5 347 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 329 (8.28%) SharePoint
7 204 (5.13%) Skype for Business
8 121 (3.04%) Apache
9 117 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 89 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 82 (2.06%) Tomcat
12 71 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
13 42 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
14 34 (0.86%) IBM Notes
15 30 (0.75%) CMS
15 30 (0.75%) WebSphere
16 26 (0.65%) JBoss
17 24 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
18 18 (0.45%) WebLogic
19 15 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 931 (23.42%) MS Excel
2 674 (16.96%) MS Office
3 28 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.15%) MS Project
7 4 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.075%) HipChat
8 3 (0.075%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.050%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.025%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.025%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.025%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.025%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 13 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.15%) Sage 200
5 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.10%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 4 (0.10%) Infor CRM
6 4 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.075%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.075%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.075%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.050%) Maximo
8 2 (0.050%) Orchard Housing
8 2 (0.050%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.050%) Tesseract
9 1 (0.025%) Bankmaster
9 1 (0.025%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 874 (21.99%) Office 365
2 382 (9.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 197 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
4 71 (1.79%) SaaS
5 48 (1.21%) IaaS
6 42 (1.06%) Mimecast
7 35 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 35 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 32 (0.81%) PaaS
9 21 (0.53%) G Suite
10 17 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 10 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 9 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.23%) OneDrive
13 8 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (0.18%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
16 4 (0.10%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 996 (25.06%) DNS
2 910 (22.89%) Firewall
3 780 (19.62%) DHCP
4 693 (17.43%) TCP/IP
5 635 (15.97%) SAN
6 614 (15.45%) WAN
7 596 (14.99%) LAN
8 439 (11.04%) VPN
9 277 (6.97%) VoIP
10 230 (5.79%) VLAN
11 183 (4.60%) Internet
11 183 (4.60%) Remote Desktop
12 131 (3.30%) NAS
13 126 (3.17%) Wireless
14 117 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
15 113 (2.84%) Skype
16 106 (2.67%) MPLS
17 85 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
18 83 (2.09%) Network Security
19 78 (1.96%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1080 (27.17%) SQL Server
2 452 (11.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 300 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 208 (5.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 107 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 99 (2.49%) SQL Server 2014
7 86 (2.16%) MySQL
8 83 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 58 (1.46%) Oracle Database
10 55 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 47 (1.18%) Relational Database
12 33 (0.83%) GIS
13 29 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
14 19 (0.48%) NoSQL
14 19 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
15 18 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (0.43%) DB2
17 16 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 15 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (1.16%) JIRA
2 37 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 37 (0.93%) Visual Studio
3 21 (0.53%) TeamCity
4 20 (0.50%) Jenkins
4 20 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 19 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
6 18 (0.45%) Subversion
7 13 (0.33%) MSI
8 10 (0.25%) MSBuild
8 10 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (0.23%) ClearCase
9 9 (0.23%) Eclipse
10 7 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (0.18%) Bitbucket
11 6 (0.15%) Toad
12 5 (0.13%) Buildbot
13 4 (0.10%) WinDbg
14 3 (0.075%) CruiseControl
General
1 469 (11.80%) Finance
2 142 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 109 (2.74%) Banking
4 95 (2.39%) Law
5 88 (2.21%) Retail
6 68 (1.71%) Back Office
7 67 (1.69%) Legal
8 57 (1.43%) Advertising
9 56 (1.41%) Manufacturing
10 52 (1.31%) Marketing
11 50 (1.26%) German Language
12 39 (0.98%) French Language
13 30 (0.75%) Games
14 26 (0.65%) Publishing
15 17 (0.43%) Spanish Language
16 15 (0.38%) Investment Banking
17 11 (0.28%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.20%) Billing
19 7 (0.18%) Electronics
20 5 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 810 (20.38%) Support Engineer
2 743 (18.69%) Analyst
3 561 (14.11%) IT Support
4 553 (13.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 422 (10.62%) 2nd Line Support
6 419 (10.54%) Support Analyst
7 374 (9.41%) IT Engineer
8 371 (9.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 331 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
10 328 (8.25%) Administrator
11 294 (7.40%) 3rd Line Support
12 270 (6.79%) IT Support Engineer
13 258 (6.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 235 (5.91%) Systems Administrator
15 227 (5.71%) Server Engineer
16 217 (5.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 203 (5.11%) IT Analyst
18 187 (4.70%) Systems Engineer
19 181 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 181 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (4.35%) Web Services
2 152 (3.82%) .NET
3 74 (1.86%) XML
4 72 (1.81%) HTML
5 62 (1.56%) CSS
6 55 (1.38%) ASP.NET
7 23 (0.58%) .NET Framework
7 23 (0.58%) jQuery
8 22 (0.55%) HTML5
9 20 (0.50%) LAMP
10 19 (0.48%) JSON
11 18 (0.45%) Middleware
12 16 (0.40%) Regular Expression
13 15 (0.38%) SAP Basis
14 12 (0.30%) REST
14 12 (0.30%) XHTML
15 11 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (0.28%) CSS3
15 11 (0.28%) J2EE
16 10 (0.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 378 (9.51%) Data Centre
2 243 (6.11%) Clustering
3 210 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 141 (3.55%) Blackberry
5 135 (3.40%) Driving Licence
6 130 (3.27%) Management Information System
7 110 (2.77%) Replication
8 96 (2.42%) Computer Science
9 93 (2.34%) iPhone
10 88 (2.21%) iPad
11 57 (1.43%) PKI
12 46 (1.16%) Fat Client
12 46 (1.16%) Thin Client
13 37 (0.93%) Statistics
14 36 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
15 31 (0.78%) Handset
16 30 (0.75%) Private Cloud
17 26 (0.65%) EMC VNX
18 25 (0.63%) HP StoreVirtual
18 25 (0.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3975 (100.00%) Windows
2 2930 (73.71%) Windows Server
3 2761 (69.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 1185 (29.81%) Windows 7
5 1071 (26.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 633 (15.92%) Linux
7 574 (14.44%) Windows 8
8 522 (13.13%) Windows 10
9 270 (6.79%) Windows XP
10 198 (4.98%) Unix
11 125 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 119 (2.99%) Mac OS X
13 96 (2.42%) Solaris
14 84 (2.11%) CentOS
15 78 (1.96%) Windows 2000
16 63 (1.58%) Android
17 58 (1.46%) Windows Vista
18 55 (1.38%) Ubuntu
19 53 (1.33%) Apple iOS
20 48 (1.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 989 (24.88%) ITIL
2 288 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 224 (5.64%) Service Management
4 216 (5.43%) Service Delivery
5 205 (5.16%) Migration
6 204 (5.13%) High Availability
7 172 (4.33%) Project Management
8 162 (4.08%) Mentoring
9 140 (3.52%) Problem Management
10 121 (3.04%) Change Control
11 113 (2.84%) ITIL V3
12 110 (2.77%) Information Security
13 109 (2.74%) Change Management
13 109 (2.74%) Incident Management
14 96 (2.42%) Agile Software Development
15 93 (2.34%) Server Virtualisation
16 89 (2.24%) CRM
16 89 (2.24%) Performance Tuning
17 87 (2.19%) DevOps
18 84 (2.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 771 (19.40%) SQL
2 584 (14.69%) PowerShell
3 114 (2.87%) C#
4 111 (2.79%) C
5 90 (2.26%) VBScript
6 88 (2.21%) VB
7 87 (2.19%) JavaScript
8 73 (1.84%) T-SQL
9 67 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 62 (1.56%) Python
11 50 (1.26%) Java
12 49 (1.23%) Perl
13 38 (0.96%) Shell Script
14 37 (0.93%) VBA
15 27 (0.68%) C++
16 23 (0.58%) PL/SQL
17 22 (0.55%) Ruby
18 17 (0.43%) PHP
19 13 (0.33%) VB.NET
20 9 (0.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 850 (21.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 585 (14.72%) MCSE
3 368 (9.26%) MCSA
4 319 (8.03%) Cisco Certification
5 295 (7.42%) CCNA
6 281 (7.07%) Degree
7 263 (6.62%) MCP
8 248 (6.24%) MCITP
9 218 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 204 (5.13%) Security Cleared
11 108 (2.72%) DV Cleared
12 101 (2.54%) SC Cleared
13 89 (2.24%) CCNP
14 71 (1.79%) MCTS
15 70 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
16 57 (1.43%) CISSP
17 48 (1.21%) A+ Certification
18 45 (1.13%) DBS Check
19 40 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
20 29 (0.73%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 363 (9.13%) SLA
2 76 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 53 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (0.58%) QA
5 11 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.20%) DICOM
6 8 (0.20%) GPG13
6 8 (0.20%) HL7
7 7 (0.18%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.050%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.050%) ISO 14000
10 1 (0.025%) COBIT
10 1 (0.025%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.025%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.025%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2566 (64.55%) Active Directory
2 1160 (29.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 871 (21.91%) Hyper-V
4 435 (10.94%) vSphere
5 350 (8.81%) XenApp
6 224 (5.64%) VMware ESXi
7 189 (4.75%) VMware ESX
8 160 (4.03%) XenDesktop
9 120 (3.02%) Terminal Services
10 100 (2.52%) Virtual Servers
11 71 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
12 56 (1.41%) XenServer
13 43 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
14 39 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 39 (0.98%) vCloud
14 39 (0.98%) VMware Server
15 37 (0.93%) NFS
16 34 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
17 28 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
18 27 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 500 (12.58%) SCCM
2 244 (6.14%) SCOM
3 113 (2.84%) Backup Exec
4 104 (2.62%) WSUS
5 101 (2.54%) Microsoft Clustering
6 63 (1.58%) Puppet
7 50 (1.26%) NetBackup
8 45 (1.13%) Ansible
8 45 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
9 43 (1.08%) Nagios
10 41 (1.03%) vMotion
11 31 (0.78%) HP SIM
11 31 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
12 24 (0.60%) Nessus
13 22 (0.55%) AirWatch
14 21 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 20 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
15 20 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
16 19 (0.48%) SCOrch
17 17 (0.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2247 (56.53%) Microsoft
2 1970 (49.56%) VMware
3 872 (21.94%) Citrix
4 869 (21.86%) Cisco
5 537 (13.51%) HP
6 221 (5.56%) Dell
7 191 (4.81%) NetApp
8 172 (4.33%) Oracle
9 159 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 154 (3.87%) Veeam
11 152 (3.82%) Avaya
12 145 (3.65%) CheckPoint
13 143 (3.60%) Apple
14 127 (3.19%) EMC
14 127 (3.19%) Juniper
15 115 (2.89%) F5
16 111 (2.79%) SolarWinds
17 110 (2.77%) Symantec
18 86 (2.16%) SonicWALL
19 75 (1.89%) Palo Alto
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Cumbria
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Stott & May
Salary: £34000 - £36500 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: uP TO £30K Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + great company
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, County Down
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 32k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago