Period
to 14 May 2021

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 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 206 206 172
Rank change year-on-year 0 -34 +28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 73 173
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.99% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.93% 4.89% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 58 160
10th Percentile £34,450 £29,600 £29,450
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,563 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.82% -5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £80,500 £54,125 £57,500
90th Percentile " £64,125 £60,125
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -

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 763 1,494 2,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.22% 20.36% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 672 1,304 2,010
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £91,250 £92,625
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.84% +3.33% +4.35%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in the City of London over the 6 months to 14 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 22 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
5 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 20 (66.67%) VMware
5 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (63.33%) Microsoft 365
7 18 (60.00%) PowerShell
8 17 (56.67%) Azure
8 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2016
9 16 (53.33%) Windows 7
10 15 (50.00%) Cisco
11 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (40.00%) HP
12 12 (40.00%) Finance
13 11 (36.67%) EMC
13 11 (36.67%) NetApp
13 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
14 10 (33.33%) Firewall
15 9 (30.00%) Citrix
15 9 (30.00%) DNS
15 9 (30.00%) DHCP
16 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
16 8 (26.67%) Client/Server
16 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
16 8 (26.67%) Dell
16 8 (26.67%) Banking
16 8 (26.67%) XenDesktop
16 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Intune

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 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft 365
2 17 (56.67%) Azure
3 4 (13.33%) AWS
3 4 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (10.00%) Mimecast
5 2 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) DHCP
2 9 (30.00%) DNS
3 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (26.67%) VSAN
4 6 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
5 4 (13.33%) LAN
5 4 (13.33%) NAS
5 4 (13.33%) Network Security
5 4 (13.33%) WAN
6 3 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (10.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (10.00%) VoIP
7 2 (6.67%) BGP
7 2 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Documentation Skills
4 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (10.00%) Legal
5 2 (6.67%) Social Skills
6 1 (3.33%) Law
6 1 (3.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Backup Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Storage Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Network Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco Support
7 3 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Linux Support
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Support
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Linux Support
7 3 (10.00%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Client/Server
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
1 8 (26.67%) EMC VNXe
1 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 8 (26.67%) FlexPod
1 8 (26.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
3 3 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 3 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.33%) Housing Association
4 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 22 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 16 (53.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.33%) Linux
7 4 (13.33%) Mac OS
7 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
10 1 (3.33%) Android
10 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Change Control
1 8 (26.67%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (13.33%) High Availability
5 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) E-Discovery
6 2 (6.67%) ISMS
6 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security
7 1 (3.33%) Line Management
7 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) CCNA
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CCNP
3 2 (6.67%) CISM
3 2 (6.67%) CISSP
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (10.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
4 8 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (26.67%) XenDesktop
5 6 (20.00%) XenApp
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (10.00%) vSphere
7 2 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 8 (26.67%) vCenter Server
2 6 (20.00%) SCCM
3 4 (13.33%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (13.33%) SCDPM
4 3 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 20 (66.67%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Cisco
3 12 (40.00%) HP
4 11 (36.67%) EMC
4 11 (36.67%) NetApp
5 9 (30.00%) Citrix
6 8 (26.67%) Dell
6 8 (26.67%) Isilon
7 4 (13.33%) Aruba
7 4 (13.33%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (13.33%) SonicWALL
7 4 (13.33%) Synology
8 3 (10.00%) Infoblox
8 3 (10.00%) Sophos
8 3 (10.00%) Symantec
8 3 (10.00%) Veeam
9 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 1 (3.33%) Apple