Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 120 145
Rank change year-on-year -62 +25 -56
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 192 262 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.73% 2.58% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.97% 9.96% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 177 242 253
City of London median annual salary £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.42% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,950 £28,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,000 £75,000 £65,750
Central London median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -7.37% +15.85% -1.20%

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 2,408 2,631 3,430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.68% 25.91% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,176 2,363 3,105
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +8.91%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,875 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +8.00%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 4 £52,500 +41.89%
Windows Server 2008
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Windows
2 143 (74.48%) Windows Server
3 137 (71.35%) Active Directory
4 133 (69.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 117 (60.94%) VMware
6 115 (59.90%) Microsoft
7 79 (41.15%) DNS
8 77 (40.10%) Firewall
9 76 (39.58%) MS Exchange
10 75 (39.06%) Office 365
11 69 (35.94%) Citrix
12 67 (34.90%) DHCP
12 67 (34.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 65 (33.85%) PowerShell
13 65 (33.85%) Windows 7
14 58 (30.21%) ITIL
15 56 (29.17%) TCP/IP
16 55 (28.65%) Microsoft Office
17 54 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
18 51 (26.56%) LAN
19 50 (26.04%) Windows 10
20 47 (24.48%) WAN
21 46 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2010
22 45 (23.44%) Hyper-V
23 43 (22.40%) SQL
24 41 (21.35%) Finance
25 39 (20.31%) Cisco
26 36 (18.75%) SCCM
27 34 (17.71%) VMware ESXi
28 33 (17.19%) SQL Server

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 (39.58%) MS Exchange
2 46 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.73%) IIS
5 11 (5.73%) Skype for Business
6 10 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.60%) Confluence
9 4 (2.08%) CMS
10 3 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.52%) GeoServer
12 1 (0.52%) JBoss
12 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 55 (28.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.52%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.08%) Infor SunSystems
1 4 (2.08%) ReMetrica
2 3 (1.56%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.52%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Eikon
3 1 (0.52%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 75 (39.06%) Office 365
2 54 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (6.25%) Mimecast
5 6 (3.13%) OneDrive
6 5 (2.60%) GitHub
7 4 (2.08%) IaaS
8 3 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (1.56%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.56%) CloudFront
8 3 (1.56%) Route 53
9 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.52%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 79 (41.15%) DNS
2 77 (40.10%) Firewall
3 67 (34.90%) DHCP
4 56 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 51 (26.56%) LAN
6 47 (24.48%) WAN
7 25 (13.02%) VLAN
8 24 (12.50%) SAN
9 16 (8.33%) VPN
10 13 (6.77%) MPLS
10 13 (6.77%) Wireless
11 11 (5.73%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (5.73%) IP Telephony
11 11 (5.73%) NX-OS
11 11 (5.73%) Skype
12 10 (5.21%) SMTP
13 8 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (3.65%) NetScaler
15 6 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
16 5 (2.60%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.56%) MySQL
6 3 (1.56%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.52%) IDOL
7 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.52%) OLAP
7 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.52%) Power BI
7 1 (0.52%) QGIS
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 5 (2.60%) JIRA
3 4 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.56%) MSI
5 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.52%) LINQPad
5 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.52%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.52%) WinDbg
General
1 41 (21.35%) Finance
2 15 (7.81%) Legal
3 14 (7.29%) Banking
4 11 (5.73%) Billing
5 10 (5.21%) Law
6 7 (3.65%) Advertising
6 7 (3.65%) Military
7 5 (2.60%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.08%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.56%) Marketing
10 2 (1.04%) Retail
10 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (27.60%) Support Engineer
2 38 (19.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (14.06%) IT Engineer
4 21 (10.94%) Analyst
5 19 (9.90%) IT Support
6 15 (7.81%) IT Support Engineer
6 15 (7.81%) Senior Support Engineer
6 15 (7.81%) Team Leader
7 14 (7.29%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (6.25%) Desktop Support
8 12 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) Architect
9 11 (5.73%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) Senior IT Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) Citrix Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) Citrix Support
10 10 (5.21%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) Desktop Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) Senior IT Support
10 10 (5.21%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.21%) X-Windows
2 5 (2.60%) Web Services
3 4 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.04%) CSS
4 2 (1.04%) HTML
4 2 (1.04%) LDAP
5 1 (0.52%) .NET
5 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.52%) COM
5 1 (0.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.85%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.29%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.17%) Replication
5 7 (3.65%) Fat Client
5 7 (3.65%) Thin Client
6 6 (3.13%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.60%) Clustering
7 5 (2.60%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 5 (2.60%) HP StoreVirtual
8 4 (2.08%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.56%) HP Storage
9 3 (1.56%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.04%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.04%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.04%) iPhone
10 2 (1.04%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 192 (100.00%) Windows
2 143 (74.48%) Windows Server
3 133 (69.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 65 (33.85%) Windows 7
5 50 (26.04%) Windows 10
6 26 (13.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (9.38%) Linux
7 18 (9.38%) Mac OS X
8 10 (5.21%) CentOS
8 10 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (5.21%) Unix
9 7 (3.65%) Mac OS
9 7 (3.65%) Windows XP
10 6 (3.13%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.60%) AIX
11 5 (2.60%) HPUX
12 2 (1.04%) Solaris
13 1 (0.52%) Android
13 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (30.21%) ITIL
2 27 (14.06%) Migration
3 21 (10.94%) Task Automation
4 20 (10.42%) DevOps
5 18 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 18 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (8.85%) Patch Management
7 14 (7.29%) Change Management
7 14 (7.29%) Service Delivery
8 13 (6.77%) Incident Management
9 11 (5.73%) API Integration
9 11 (5.73%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (5.21%) Mentoring
10 10 (5.21%) Network Architecture
10 10 (5.21%) Project Management
10 10 (5.21%) Time Management
11 9 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.17%) Asset Management
12 8 (4.17%) Business Continuity
12 8 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 65 (33.85%) PowerShell
2 43 (22.40%) SQL
3 6 (3.13%) VBScript
4 4 (2.08%) Java
4 4 (2.08%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.08%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.56%) Perl
6 2 (1.04%) C
6 2 (1.04%) C#
6 2 (1.04%) VBA
7 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.52%) VB
7 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (12.50%) Degree
2 18 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.29%) MCSE
4 12 (6.25%) MCSA
5 8 (4.17%) MCP
5 8 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.65%) CISSP
6 7 (3.65%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.13%) CISM
7 6 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.08%) CCNA
8 4 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.08%) MCITP
9 2 (1.04%) HNC
9 2 (1.04%) HND
9 2 (1.04%) VCP5
10 1 (0.52%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.52%) CCA
10 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.42%) SLA
2 3 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.52%) GDPR
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 137 (71.35%) Active Directory
2 67 (34.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (23.44%) Hyper-V
4 34 (17.71%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (16.67%) vSphere
6 23 (11.98%) XenApp
7 18 (9.38%) XenDesktop
8 10 (5.21%) XenServer
9 3 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.04%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.04%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.52%) Docker
11 1 (0.52%) Firmware
11 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 36 (18.75%) SCCM
2 14 (7.29%) Backup Exec
3 10 (5.21%) Puppet
4 7 (3.65%) vCenter Server
4 7 (3.65%) WSUS
5 6 (3.13%) Ansible
5 6 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (2.60%) SCOM
7 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (1.56%) Data Guard
8 3 (1.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 3 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.04%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.04%) vRealize
9 2 (1.04%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.52%) MaaS360
Vendors
1 117 (60.94%) VMware
2 115 (59.90%) Microsoft
3 69 (35.94%) Citrix
4 39 (20.31%) Cisco
5 22 (11.46%) Veeam
6 20 (10.42%) HP
7 19 (9.90%) NetApp
8 17 (8.85%) Apple
9 13 (6.77%) Ivanti
10 10 (5.21%) SolarWinds
11 9 (4.69%) Draytek
11 9 (4.69%) NETGEAR
11 9 (4.69%) Red Hat
12 8 (4.17%) Sun
13 7 (3.65%) CheckPoint
13 7 (3.65%) Dell
13 7 (3.65%) Xerox
14 6 (3.13%) Adobe
14 6 (3.13%) Sophos
15 5 (2.60%) IBM