Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 137 152
Rank change year-on-year -31 +15 -57
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 202 234 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.85% 2.30% 2.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.48% 9.11% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 189 217 242
City of London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,750 £71,750 £62,375
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 2,383 2,568 3,392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.82% 25.24% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,147 2,311 3,101
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -0.94% +6.00%

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the City of London

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 16 August 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
London Bridge +2 4 £52,500 +41.89%
Windows Server 2008
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 202 (100.00%) Windows
2 153 (75.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 145 (71.78%) Active Directory
4 141 (69.80%) Windows Server
5 120 (59.41%) Microsoft
6 113 (55.94%) VMware
7 87 (43.07%) Office 365
8 86 (42.57%) DNS
9 79 (39.11%) Windows 7
10 78 (38.61%) Firewall
11 77 (38.12%) DHCP
12 76 (37.62%) MS Exchange
12 76 (37.62%) Citrix
13 68 (33.66%) PowerShell
14 66 (32.67%) ITIL
15 65 (32.18%) VMware Infrastructure
16 62 (30.69%) Microsoft Office
17 60 (29.70%) Windows 10
18 59 (29.21%) Microsoft Azure
19 57 (28.22%) TCP/IP
20 56 (27.72%) Hyper-V
21 51 (25.25%) SQL
22 50 (24.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 47 (23.27%) Exchange Server 2010
24 46 (22.77%) WAN
25 44 (21.78%) LAN
26 39 (19.31%) Finance
27 38 (18.81%) XenApp
28 34 (16.83%) Migration
28 34 (16.83%) Windows Server 2003

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 76 (37.62%) MS Exchange
2 47 (23.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (7.92%) SharePoint
5 14 (6.93%) Skype for Business
6 10 (4.95%) IIS
7 7 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.48%) CMS
9 3 (1.49%) Apache
9 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.99%) nginx
10 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.50%) Confluence
11 1 (0.50%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 62 (30.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.95%) Infor SunSystems
1 10 (4.95%) ReMetrica
2 4 (1.98%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.50%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.50%) Eikon
3 1 (0.50%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 87 (43.07%) Office 365
2 59 (29.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (5.45%) Mimecast
5 6 (2.97%) G Suite
5 6 (2.97%) OneDrive
6 4 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.98%) IaaS
6 4 (1.98%) PaaS
7 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.99%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.99%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.99%) Route 53
7 2 (0.99%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.50%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 86 (42.57%) DNS
2 78 (38.61%) Firewall
3 77 (38.12%) DHCP
4 57 (28.22%) TCP/IP
5 46 (22.77%) WAN
6 44 (21.78%) LAN
7 28 (13.86%) VLAN
8 25 (12.38%) VPN
9 24 (11.88%) SAN
10 20 (9.90%) Wireless
11 19 (9.41%) Skype
12 13 (6.44%) SMTP
13 11 (5.45%) IP Telephony
13 11 (5.45%) MPLS
14 8 (3.96%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (3.96%) NetScaler
15 7 (3.47%) Intrusion Detection
15 7 (3.47%) NX-OS
16 6 (2.97%) NAS
16 6 (2.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.96%) MySQL
4 7 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.50%) QGIS
8 1 (0.50%) Spatial Data
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.99%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.50%) JIRA
3 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.50%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (19.31%) Finance
2 17 (8.42%) Banking
3 14 (6.93%) Law
4 13 (6.44%) Legal
5 10 (4.95%) Advertising
6 9 (4.46%) Billing
7 8 (3.96%) Telecoms
8 7 (3.47%) Military
9 6 (2.97%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.49%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.49%) Retail
11 2 (0.99%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.50%) Games
12 1 (0.50%) Marketing
12 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (29.21%) Support Engineer
2 39 (19.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (15.84%) Analyst
4 25 (12.38%) IT Engineer
5 22 (10.89%) IT Support
6 18 (8.91%) Windows Engineer
7 16 (7.92%) IT Support Engineer
8 14 (6.93%) Team Leader
9 12 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (5.94%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (5.94%) Citrix Engineer
9 12 (5.94%) Desktop Support
9 12 (5.94%) Technical Analyst
9 12 (5.94%) Windows Support Engineer
10 11 (5.45%) Citrix Support
10 11 (5.45%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 11 (5.45%) Desktop Engineer
10 11 (5.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 11 (5.45%) Server Engineer
10 11 (5.45%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.46%) X-Windows
2 6 (2.97%) LDAP
3 4 (1.98%) Web Services
4 2 (0.99%) CSS
4 2 (0.99%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (0.99%) HTML
4 2 (0.99%) LAMP
4 2 (0.99%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.50%) .NET
5 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.40%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.92%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.45%) PKI
4 10 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.46%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.47%) Fat Client
6 7 (3.47%) Replication
6 7 (3.47%) Thin Client
7 6 (2.97%) Clustering
7 6 (2.97%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 5 (2.48%) HP StoreVirtual
8 5 (2.48%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.98%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.98%) RSA SecurID
10 3 (1.49%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.49%) CMDB
10 3 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.99%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 202 (100.00%) Windows
2 153 (75.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 141 (69.80%) Windows Server
4 79 (39.11%) Windows 7
5 60 (29.70%) Windows 10
6 34 (16.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (8.42%) Mac OS X
8 14 (6.93%) Linux
9 9 (4.46%) CentOS
9 9 (4.46%) Unix
10 7 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.47%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.47%) Windows XP
11 6 (2.97%) AIX
11 6 (2.97%) HPUX
12 4 (1.98%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.99%) Android
13 2 (0.99%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.50%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (32.67%) ITIL
2 50 (24.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 34 (16.83%) Migration
4 19 (9.41%) Configuration Management
4 19 (9.41%) DevOps
5 16 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (7.92%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (7.43%) Change Management
6 15 (7.43%) Network Architecture
6 15 (7.43%) Patch Management
7 14 (6.93%) Project Management
8 13 (6.44%) Incident Management
9 12 (5.94%) Information Security
9 12 (5.94%) Server Virtualisation
10 11 (5.45%) API Integration
10 11 (5.45%) Mentoring
10 11 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (5.45%) Task Automation
11 10 (4.95%) Service Delivery
11 10 (4.95%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (33.66%) PowerShell
2 51 (25.25%) SQL
3 5 (2.48%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.99%) C
5 2 (0.99%) Java
5 2 (0.99%) Perl
5 2 (0.99%) PHP
5 2 (0.99%) Python
5 2 (0.99%) VBA
5 2 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (15.35%) Degree
2 17 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.45%) MCSE
4 9 (4.46%) CISSP
4 9 (4.46%) MCSA
5 8 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (3.96%) MCP
5 8 (3.96%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.47%) CISM
6 7 (3.47%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.98%) MCITP
8 3 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.99%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.99%) CCA
9 2 (0.99%) CCNA
9 2 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.99%) HNC
9 2 (0.99%) HND
9 2 (0.99%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.93%) SLA
2 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.50%) GDPR
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 145 (71.78%) Active Directory
2 65 (32.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (27.72%) Hyper-V
4 38 (18.81%) XenApp
5 26 (12.87%) XenDesktop
6 25 (12.38%) vSphere
7 22 (10.89%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (6.93%) XenServer
9 5 (2.48%) DFS Replication
9 5 (2.48%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.49%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.99%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.50%) Docker
12 1 (0.50%) Firmware
12 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (16.34%) SCCM
2 14 (6.93%) SCOM
3 8 (3.96%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.47%) Ansible
5 5 (2.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (2.48%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.98%) Puppet
6 4 (1.98%) WSUS
7 3 (1.49%) Data Guard
7 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.49%) Nagios
7 3 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.99%) SCSM
8 2 (0.99%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.50%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.50%) DatAdvantage
9 1 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 120 (59.41%) Microsoft
2 113 (55.94%) VMware
3 76 (37.62%) Citrix
4 31 (15.35%) Cisco
5 19 (9.41%) Apple
6 18 (8.91%) Veeam
7 16 (7.92%) Ivanti
8 15 (7.43%) HP
9 10 (4.95%) Avaya
9 10 (4.95%) Google
9 10 (4.95%) NetApp
10 8 (3.96%) Draytek
10 8 (3.96%) Meraki
10 8 (3.96%) NETGEAR
10 8 (3.96%) Palo Alto
10 8 (3.96%) Sun
11 7 (3.47%) Oracle
11 7 (3.47%) ServiceNow
11 7 (3.47%) Sophos
11 7 (3.47%) Xerox