Period
to 22 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 202 153 146
Rank change year-on-year -49 -7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 126 240 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.26% 2.16% 2.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.47% 9.63% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 119 227 206
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £29,250 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £68,750
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,304 2,492 2,387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.04% 22.41% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,947 2,206 2,154
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,625 £30,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.91% +4.76%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 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 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in the City of London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 126 (100.00%) Windows
2 97 (76.98%) Windows Server
3 94 (74.60%) Active Directory
4 88 (69.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (55.56%) Office 365
6 65 (51.59%) Microsoft
7 52 (41.27%) Windows 7
8 49 (38.89%) PowerShell
9 43 (34.13%) Windows 10
10 41 (32.54%) VMware
11 39 (30.95%) Azure
11 39 (30.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 38 (30.16%) DNS
13 37 (29.37%) SQL
14 35 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
15 33 (26.19%) Cisco
16 31 (24.60%) AWS
17 29 (23.02%) MS Exchange
18 27 (21.43%) LAN
19 26 (20.63%) Finance
20 25 (19.84%) Hyper-V
20 25 (19.84%) Exchange Server 2013
21 24 (19.05%) WAN
21 24 (19.05%) TCP/IP
22 23 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
22 23 (18.25%) DHCP
22 23 (18.25%) SQL Server
23 22 (17.46%) VoIP
23 22 (17.46%) Wireless
24 21 (16.67%) Citrix

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 29 (23.02%) MS Exchange
2 25 (19.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.76%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.17%) IBM Domino
6 4 (3.17%) IBM Notes
6 4 (3.17%) IIS
7 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 35 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 70 (55.56%) Office 365
2 39 (30.95%) Azure
3 31 (24.60%) AWS
4 13 (10.32%) G Suite
5 4 (3.17%) Amazon ECS
5 4 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.17%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (3.17%) Serverless
5 4 (3.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.59%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.59%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.79%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (30.16%) DNS
2 27 (21.43%) LAN
3 24 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 24 (19.05%) WAN
4 23 (18.25%) DHCP
5 22 (17.46%) VoIP
5 22 (17.46%) Wireless
6 18 (14.29%) Firewall
7 15 (11.90%) Remote Desktop
7 15 (11.90%) SAN
8 13 (10.32%) VPN
9 6 (4.76%) Internet
9 6 (4.76%) IP Telephony
9 6 (4.76%) Skype
9 6 (4.76%) SSH
9 6 (4.76%) VLAN
10 5 (3.97%) HTTPS
10 5 (3.97%) SSL
11 4 (3.17%) Network Security
12 3 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.97%) MySQL
2 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.79%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (3.97%) MSI
2 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 26 (20.63%) Finance
2 12 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.76%) Law
4 4 (3.17%) Banking
4 4 (3.17%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.38%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.79%) French Language
6 1 (0.79%) International Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (26.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (21.43%) Analyst
3 26 (20.63%) IT Support
4 21 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 14 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (11.11%) IT Engineer
6 13 (10.32%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
7 12 (9.52%) Support Analyst
8 11 (8.73%) Windows Engineer
9 10 (7.94%) Technical Support
10 8 (6.35%) IT Analyst
10 8 (6.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 7 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (5.56%) Server Engineer
12 6 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 6 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
13 5 (3.97%) Full Stack Developer
13 5 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.97%) HTML
1 5 (3.97%) HTML5
2 3 (2.38%) .NET
2 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.35%) User Experience
2 7 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 6 (4.76%) Clustering
3 6 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.38%) iPad
4 3 (2.38%) iPhone
4 3 (2.38%) Replication
5 2 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 126 (100.00%) Windows
2 97 (76.98%) Windows Server
3 88 (69.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (41.27%) Windows 7
5 43 (34.13%) Windows 10
6 17 (13.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (11.11%) Linux
8 9 (7.14%) Mac OS
9 6 (4.76%) Mac OS X
9 6 (4.76%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.17%) Android
10 4 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.17%) Unix
11 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.79%) CentOS
12 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 20 (15.87%) ITIL
3 15 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (11.11%) DevOps
5 13 (10.32%) Change Management
6 12 (9.52%) Patch Management
7 11 (8.73%) Hardware Maintenance
7 11 (8.73%) Preventative Maintenance
8 9 (7.14%) Antivirus Management
8 9 (7.14%) Computer Science
8 9 (7.14%) Migration
8 9 (7.14%) Network Architecture
9 8 (6.35%) Technology Roadmap
9 8 (6.35%) Time Management
10 7 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (4.76%) Configuration Management
11 6 (4.76%) CRM
11 6 (4.76%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.97%) Service Management
12 5 (3.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 49 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 37 (29.37%) SQL
3 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.97%) PHP
4 3 (2.38%) Python
4 3 (2.38%) VB
5 2 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (15.08%) Degree
3 10 (7.94%) MCSE
4 9 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (6.35%) MCTS
6 7 (5.56%) MCITP
6 7 (5.56%) MCSA
7 5 (3.97%) CCNA
7 5 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (3.97%) MCP
8 4 (3.17%) CCNP
9 2 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.79%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.59%) NIST
2 2 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 94 (74.60%) Active Directory
2 25 (19.84%) Hyper-V
3 19 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.94%) XenApp
4 10 (7.94%) XenDesktop
5 9 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (6.35%) Docker
7 7 (5.56%) vSphere
8 5 (3.97%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.38%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.59%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.59%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (13.49%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (11.90%) SCCM
3 8 (6.35%) Backup Exec
4 7 (5.56%) SCOM
5 6 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.97%) Ansible
7 4 (3.17%) Puppet
8 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (1.59%) Terraform
9 2 (1.59%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.79%) Avamar
10 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.79%) Control-M
10 1 (0.79%) Dollar Universe
10 1 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.79%) WSUS
10 1 (0.79%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 65 (51.59%) Microsoft
2 41 (32.54%) VMware
3 33 (26.19%) Cisco
4 21 (16.67%) Citrix
5 17 (13.49%) Symantec
6 16 (12.70%) HP
7 14 (11.11%) Meraki
8 13 (10.32%) Veeam
9 9 (7.14%) Google
10 7 (5.56%) Veritas
11 5 (3.97%) Ivanti
11 5 (3.97%) NetApp
11 5 (3.97%) Palo Alto
11 5 (3.97%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.17%) Altiris
12 4 (3.17%) Dell
12 4 (3.17%) Lotus
12 4 (3.17%) SonicWALL
13 3 (2.38%) EMC
13 3 (2.38%) Intel