Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 171 129
Rank change year-on-year +24 -42 -25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 234 177 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.19% 1.71% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.57% 7.46% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 219 168 223
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -8.42% +11.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,025 £28,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £67,875 £68,500
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +9.41%

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 2,446 2,373 2,800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.93% 22.88% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,159 2,155 2,541
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.65% +7.62%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £86,250 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 11 December 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 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
London Bridge - 1 £55,000 -
Windows Server 2008
Central 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 234 (100.00%) Windows
2 177 (75.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 176 (75.21%) Windows Server
4 168 (71.79%) Active Directory
5 142 (60.68%) Microsoft
6 122 (52.14%) Office 365
7 110 (47.01%) VMware
8 101 (43.16%) DHCP
9 100 (42.74%) DNS
10 96 (41.03%) Firewall
11 94 (40.17%) PowerShell
12 88 (37.61%) Windows 7
13 82 (35.04%) Windows 10
14 81 (34.62%) Hyper-V
15 77 (32.91%) MS Exchange
16 75 (32.05%) ITIL
16 75 (32.05%) Microsoft Azure
17 73 (31.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 70 (29.91%) Citrix
19 66 (28.21%) SQL
20 65 (27.78%) Finance
21 63 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
22 61 (26.07%) SCCM
23 60 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
24 54 (23.08%) Migration
25 52 (22.22%) TCP/IP
26 47 (20.09%) SCOM
27 44 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
28 43 (18.38%) VPN
29 42 (17.95%) Data Centre

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 77 (32.91%) MS Exchange
2 30 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (12.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (8.55%) SharePoint
5 16 (6.84%) IIS
5 16 (6.84%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.14%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.28%) Apache
8 3 (1.28%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.85%) CMS
9 2 (0.85%) nginx
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.43%) GeoServer
Applications
1 63 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.56%) Infor SunSystems
1 6 (2.56%) ReMetrica
2 2 (0.85%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.43%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.43%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 122 (52.14%) Office 365
2 75 (32.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (15.81%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (5.98%) G Suite
5 8 (3.42%) Mimecast
6 7 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (2.14%) SaaS
8 4 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.71%) IaaS
8 4 (1.71%) PaaS
9 2 (0.85%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.85%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.43%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.43%) Route 53
10 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 101 (43.16%) DHCP
2 100 (42.74%) DNS
3 96 (41.03%) Firewall
4 52 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 43 (18.38%) VPN
6 40 (17.09%) LAN
6 40 (17.09%) WAN
7 39 (16.67%) VLAN
8 37 (15.81%) SAN
9 31 (13.25%) Skype
10 18 (7.69%) Wireless
11 15 (6.41%) Remote Desktop
12 13 (5.56%) Internet
12 13 (5.56%) NetScaler
13 12 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (4.27%) IP Telephony
15 8 (3.42%) IPsec
16 7 (2.99%) SMTP
17 6 (2.56%) FTP
17 6 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (4.70%) SQL Server 2016
4 10 (4.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (2.99%) MySQL
7 6 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.71%) Power BI
9 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.43%) IDOL
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.43%) QGIS
11 1 (0.43%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.43%) MSI
1 1 (0.43%) WinDbg
General
1 65 (27.78%) Finance
2 15 (6.41%) Banking
3 14 (5.98%) Law
4 11 (4.70%) Advertising
5 10 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.42%) Legal
7 6 (2.56%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.56%) Retail
8 2 (0.85%) Back Office
8 2 (0.85%) Billing
8 2 (0.85%) Games
8 2 (0.85%) Military
8 2 (0.85%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (24.36%) Support Engineer
2 48 (20.51%) Analyst
3 45 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 36 (15.38%) IT Support
5 28 (11.97%) Windows Engineer
6 25 (10.68%) IT Engineer
7 24 (10.26%) Server Engineer
8 23 (9.83%) 3rd Line Support
8 23 (9.83%) Administrator
8 23 (9.83%) Windows Server Engineer
9 21 (8.97%) Network Engineer
9 21 (8.97%) Support Analyst
9 21 (8.97%) Systems Administrator
10 19 (8.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 18 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
12 17 (7.26%) 2nd Line Support
12 17 (7.26%) Desktop Support
13 15 (6.41%) Exchange Engineer
14 14 (5.98%) Technical Support
14 14 (5.98%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.99%) Web Services
2 4 (1.71%) .NET
2 4 (1.71%) LDAP
2 4 (1.71%) XML
3 3 (1.28%) OAuth
3 3 (1.28%) OAuth2
3 3 (1.28%) OpenID
3 3 (1.28%) SAML
3 3 (1.28%) SPNEGO
4 2 (0.85%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (0.85%) LAMP
4 2 (0.85%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.43%) COM
5 1 (0.43%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.43%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 35 (14.96%) PKI
3 13 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.99%) Clustering
5 7 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.56%) CMDB
6 6 (2.56%) Replication
7 5 (2.14%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 4 (1.71%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.71%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (0.85%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.85%) RSA SecurID
9 2 (0.85%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.85%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.85%) User Experience
10 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.43%) iPhone
10 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 234 (100.00%) Windows
2 177 (75.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 176 (75.21%) Windows Server
4 88 (37.61%) Windows 7
5 82 (35.04%) Windows 10
6 36 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (8.12%) Mac OS X
8 18 (7.69%) Linux
9 16 (6.84%) Windows 8
10 13 (5.56%) Android
11 8 (3.42%) Windows XP
12 7 (2.99%) CentOS
12 7 (2.99%) Unix
13 6 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (2.14%) AIX
14 5 (2.14%) HPUX
15 3 (1.28%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.28%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (32.05%) ITIL
2 73 (31.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 54 (23.08%) Migration
4 44 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (13.68%) Scrum
6 31 (13.25%) DevOps
7 30 (12.82%) Systems Engineering
8 21 (8.97%) Information Security
8 21 (8.97%) Network Architecture
9 18 (7.69%) API Integration
9 18 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 18 (7.69%) Service Management
10 15 (6.41%) Computer Science
10 15 (6.41%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (5.56%) Asset Management
11 13 (5.56%) Problem Management
11 13 (5.56%) Security Architecture
12 12 (5.13%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (5.13%) Project Planning
12 12 (5.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 94 (40.17%) PowerShell
2 66 (28.21%) SQL
3 10 (4.27%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.99%) VB
5 4 (1.71%) Python
6 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.28%) Perl
7 2 (0.85%) Java
7 2 (0.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.43%) AppleScript
8 1 (0.43%) C
8 1 (0.43%) C#
8 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (14.96%) Degree
2 23 (9.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (3.85%) MCSE
5 7 (2.99%) CISSP
5 7 (2.99%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.56%) MCSA
7 5 (2.14%) CISM
8 4 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.28%) MCDST
9 3 (1.28%) MCP
10 2 (0.85%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.85%) CCA
10 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.85%) MCITP
10 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 168 (71.79%) Active Directory
2 81 (34.62%) Hyper-V
3 60 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (13.68%) XenApp
5 17 (7.26%) XenDesktop
6 13 (5.56%) vSphere
7 10 (4.27%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (1.71%) Terminal Server
9 4 (1.71%) XenServer
10 3 (1.28%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.85%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.43%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 61 (26.07%) SCCM
2 47 (20.09%) SCOM
3 22 (9.40%) Backup Exec
4 15 (6.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (2.99%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (2.56%) SCOrch
7 4 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.71%) SCVMM
7 4 (1.71%) WSUS
8 3 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (1.28%) Nagios
8 3 (1.28%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.85%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.85%) Clonezilla
9 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.85%) Puppet
9 2 (0.85%) SCSM
9 2 (0.85%) vRealize
9 2 (0.85%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 142 (60.68%) Microsoft
2 110 (47.01%) VMware
3 70 (29.91%) Citrix
4 21 (8.97%) Google
5 19 (8.12%) Cisco
5 19 (8.12%) Symantec
6 16 (6.84%) Veeam
7 15 (6.41%) ServiceNow
8 13 (5.56%) Apple
8 13 (5.56%) HP
9 12 (5.13%) Meraki
9 12 (5.13%) Palo Alto
10 10 (4.27%) Veritas
11 9 (3.85%) Ivanti
12 8 (3.42%) Avaya
13 7 (2.99%) arcserve
13 7 (2.99%) Oracle
14 6 (2.56%) Nimble Storage
14 6 (2.56%) Red Hat
15 5 (2.14%) iManage