Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
London > Central London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 164 139
Rank change year-on-year +16 -25 -45
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 307 287 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.28% 2.01% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.65% 8.51% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 290 266 287
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.23% +9.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,300
90th Percentile £62,500 £69,375 £64,250
London median annual salary £42,500 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.95% +4.12% -

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,182 3,373 3,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 23.58% 23.62% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,805 3,012 3,164
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £88,375
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Central London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Central London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Central London over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Central London

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 234 £45,000 +3.45% 28
City of Westminster 0 13 £45,000 -25.00%
West End of London -8 9 £40,000 +9.59%
Southwark +79 6 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Camden +1 2 £42,000 +15.07%
Windows Server 2008
London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 307 (100.00%) Windows
2 227 (73.94%) Active Directory
3 225 (73.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 219 (71.34%) Windows Server
5 181 (58.96%) Microsoft
6 150 (48.86%) Office 365
7 149 (48.53%) VMware
8 125 (40.72%) DHCP
9 124 (40.39%) DNS
10 114 (37.13%) Windows 7
11 110 (35.83%) Firewall
12 106 (34.53%) Windows 10
13 105 (34.20%) PowerShell
14 99 (32.25%) MS Exchange
15 92 (29.97%) ITIL
16 90 (29.32%) Finance
17 86 (28.01%) Hyper-V
18 85 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
18 85 (27.69%) Citrix
19 83 (27.04%) SQL
20 82 (26.71%) Microsoft Azure
21 81 (26.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 78 (25.41%) SCCM
23 73 (23.78%) Microsoft Office
24 65 (21.17%) SQL Server
25 61 (19.87%) TCP/IP
26 58 (18.89%) VPN
27 56 (18.24%) Migration
28 52 (16.94%) LAN
28 52 (16.94%) WAN

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 99 (32.25%) MS Exchange
2 45 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (14.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (10.42%) SharePoint
5 20 (6.51%) IIS
6 18 (5.86%) Skype for Business
7 13 (4.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.63%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.98%) Apache
10 3 (0.98%) CMS
10 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.98%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.65%) nginx
11 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.33%) GeoServer
12 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 73 (23.78%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Infor SunSystems
1 6 (1.95%) ReMetrica
2 3 (0.98%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.33%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.33%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 150 (48.86%) Office 365
2 82 (26.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (4.89%) G Suite
4 15 (4.89%) Mimecast
5 7 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.63%) IaaS
6 5 (1.63%) SaaS
7 4 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.30%) PaaS
8 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.65%) SoftLayer
8 2 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 125 (40.72%) DHCP
2 124 (40.39%) DNS
3 110 (35.83%) Firewall
4 61 (19.87%) TCP/IP
5 58 (18.89%) VPN
6 52 (16.94%) LAN
6 52 (16.94%) SAN
6 52 (16.94%) WAN
7 48 (15.64%) VLAN
8 33 (10.75%) Skype
9 23 (7.49%) Remote Desktop
10 20 (6.51%) Wireless
11 15 (4.89%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (4.56%) Internet
12 14 (4.56%) NAS
13 13 (4.23%) NetScaler
13 13 (4.23%) SSL
14 10 (3.26%) IP Telephony
15 9 (2.93%) IPsec
15 9 (2.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (21.17%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (6.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (4.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (3.91%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (2.93%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.28%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (2.28%) MySQL
7 7 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.30%) Power BI
9 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.33%) IDOL
11 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.33%) QGIS
11 1 (0.33%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.33%) Spatial Data
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.33%) JIRA
1 1 (0.33%) MSI
1 1 (0.33%) WinDbg
General
1 90 (29.32%) Finance
2 26 (8.47%) Law
3 21 (6.84%) Banking
4 19 (6.19%) Legal
5 14 (4.56%) Advertising
6 11 (3.58%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.61%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.28%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.95%) Retail
10 3 (0.98%) Games
11 2 (0.65%) Back Office
11 2 (0.65%) Billing
11 2 (0.65%) Marketing
11 2 (0.65%) Military
11 2 (0.65%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (24.76%) Support Engineer
2 70 (22.80%) Analyst
3 55 (17.92%) IT Support
4 50 (16.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 34 (11.07%) 3rd Line Support
5 34 (11.07%) Support Analyst
6 33 (10.75%) IT Engineer
7 31 (10.10%) Windows Engineer
8 29 (9.45%) Administrator
9 27 (8.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 26 (8.47%) IT Support Engineer
10 26 (8.47%) Server Engineer
11 25 (8.14%) IT Analyst
11 25 (8.14%) Systems Administrator
12 24 (7.82%) Windows Server Engineer
13 23 (7.49%) Desktop Support
14 22 (7.17%) IT Support Analyst
15 21 (6.84%) 2nd Line Support
15 21 (6.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 21 (6.84%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.28%) Web Services
2 5 (1.63%) LDAP
3 4 (1.30%) .NET
3 4 (1.30%) XML
4 3 (0.98%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (0.98%) OAuth
4 3 (0.98%) OAuth2
4 3 (0.98%) OpenID
4 3 (0.98%) SAML
4 3 (0.98%) SPNEGO
5 2 (0.65%) LAMP
5 2 (0.65%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.33%) COM
6 1 (0.33%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 47 (15.31%) Data Centre
2 35 (11.40%) PKI
3 16 (5.21%) Video Conferencing
4 15 (4.89%) Clustering
5 14 (4.56%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.91%) Blackberry
7 11 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.58%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (3.26%) Fat Client
8 10 (3.26%) Thin Client
9 8 (2.61%) Replication
10 6 (1.95%) CMDB
10 6 (1.95%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.95%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.63%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 5 (1.63%) Enterprise Cloud
11 5 (1.63%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.30%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.30%) HP StoreVirtual
13 2 (0.65%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 307 (100.00%) Windows
2 225 (73.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 219 (71.34%) Windows Server
4 114 (37.13%) Windows 7
5 106 (34.53%) Windows 10
6 40 (13.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (9.12%) Linux
8 25 (8.14%) Mac OS X
9 19 (6.19%) Windows 8
10 16 (5.21%) Android
11 8 (2.61%) CentOS
11 8 (2.61%) Windows XP
12 7 (2.28%) Mac OS
12 7 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (2.28%) Unix
13 5 (1.63%) AIX
13 5 (1.63%) HPUX
14 4 (1.30%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (29.97%) ITIL
2 81 (26.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 56 (18.24%) Migration
4 45 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (10.42%) DevOps
5 32 (10.42%) Scrum
6 31 (10.10%) Systems Engineering
7 24 (7.82%) Patch Management
8 23 (7.49%) Information Security
8 23 (7.49%) Service Management
9 22 (7.17%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (6.84%) Network Architecture
10 21 (6.84%) Service Delivery
11 20 (6.51%) Root Cause Analysis
12 18 (5.86%) API Integration
12 18 (5.86%) Project Management
13 17 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (5.21%) Computer Science
15 15 (4.89%) Asset Management
15 15 (4.89%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (34.20%) PowerShell
2 83 (27.04%) SQL
3 10 (3.26%) T-SQL
4 8 (2.61%) VB
5 4 (1.30%) Python
6 3 (0.98%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.98%) Java
6 3 (0.98%) Perl
7 2 (0.65%) C
7 2 (0.65%) PHP
7 2 (0.65%) VBScript
8 1 (0.33%) AppleScript
8 1 (0.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (13.36%) Degree
2 36 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (4.56%) MCSE
5 9 (2.93%) MCSA
6 7 (2.28%) CISSP
6 7 (2.28%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (1.63%) CISM
8 5 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.63%) MCP
9 4 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.30%) VCP5
10 3 (0.98%) CCA
10 3 (0.98%) MCDST
11 2 (0.65%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.65%) CCEA
11 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.65%) MCITP
11 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.23%) SLA
2 4 (1.30%) GDPR
System Software
1 227 (73.94%) Active Directory
2 86 (28.01%) Hyper-V
3 85 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (13.03%) XenApp
5 30 (9.77%) vSphere
6 21 (6.84%) XenDesktop
7 16 (5.21%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.93%) DFS Replication
9 6 (1.95%) Virtual Desktop
9 6 (1.95%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (1.30%) Terminal Server
10 4 (1.30%) XenServer
11 2 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.65%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.33%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.33%) Docker
12 1 (0.33%) KVM
12 1 (0.33%) LXC
12 1 (0.33%) pfSense
12 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 78 (25.41%) SCCM
2 48 (15.64%) SCOM
3 22 (7.17%) Backup Exec
4 15 (4.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 13 (4.23%) WSUS
6 7 (2.28%) Nagios
6 7 (2.28%) SCOrch
6 7 (2.28%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (1.63%) AirWatch
8 4 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.30%) Puppet
8 4 (1.30%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.98%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.65%) Ansible
10 2 (0.65%) Clonezilla
10 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.65%) SnapVault
10 2 (0.65%) vRealize
10 2 (0.65%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 181 (58.96%) Microsoft
2 149 (48.53%) VMware
3 85 (27.69%) Citrix
4 45 (14.66%) Cisco
5 23 (7.49%) Google
5 23 (7.49%) HP
6 21 (6.84%) Veeam
7 19 (6.19%) Symantec
8 16 (5.21%) Apple
8 16 (5.21%) ServiceNow
9 14 (4.56%) Meraki
10 13 (4.23%) Avaya
10 13 (4.23%) iManage
10 13 (4.23%) NetApp
11 12 (3.91%) Palo Alto
12 11 (3.58%) CheckPoint
12 11 (3.58%) Oracle
12 11 (3.58%) Veritas
13 10 (3.26%) Nimble Storage
13 10 (3.26%) Sophos