Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 169 125
Rank change year-on-year -11 -44 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 172 202 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.67% 1.81% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.08% 8.14% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 160 189 232
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £30,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,750 £75,000
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 2,431 2,483 2,646
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.59% 22.26% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,144 2,240 2,374
City of London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +0.41%

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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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 -5 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Windows Server 2008
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 172 (100.00%) Windows
2 130 (75.58%) Windows Server
3 123 (71.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 117 (68.02%) Active Directory
5 92 (53.49%) Microsoft
6 87 (50.58%) Office 365
7 81 (47.09%) VMware
8 73 (42.44%) PowerShell
9 71 (41.28%) DNS
10 56 (32.56%) DHCP
10 56 (32.56%) Hyper-V
10 56 (32.56%) Microsoft Azure
11 54 (31.40%) SQL
12 52 (30.23%) Windows 10
13 48 (27.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 48 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 47 (27.33%) Firewall
15 41 (23.84%) Cisco
16 40 (23.26%) Citrix
17 39 (22.67%) Finance
17 39 (22.67%) Windows 7
18 37 (21.51%) TCP/IP
19 36 (20.93%) SCCM
20 35 (20.35%) ITIL
21 33 (19.19%) MS Exchange
22 32 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
22 32 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
23 31 (18.02%) Linux
24 30 (17.44%) Migration
25 29 (16.86%) SAN

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 33 (19.19%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.63%) IIS
3 14 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (6.40%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.16%) Confluence
7 2 (1.16%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.16%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.16%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.58%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 87 (50.58%) Office 365
2 56 (32.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (6.98%) IaaS
4 12 (6.98%) PaaS
5 10 (5.81%) G Suite
6 9 (5.23%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (2.33%) Amazon ECS
7 4 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (2.33%) Mimecast
7 4 (2.33%) Serverless
7 4 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.16%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (41.28%) DNS
2 56 (32.56%) DHCP
3 47 (27.33%) Firewall
4 37 (21.51%) TCP/IP
5 29 (16.86%) SAN
6 28 (16.28%) VoIP
7 24 (13.95%) LAN
7 24 (13.95%) WAN
8 18 (10.47%) Wireless
9 15 (8.72%) VPN
10 14 (8.14%) Skype
11 13 (7.56%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (7.56%) SSL
12 8 (4.65%) IP Telephony
13 5 (2.91%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (2.91%) Network Security
13 5 (2.91%) VLAN
13 5 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (2.33%) 3G
14 4 (2.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (6.98%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (6.40%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.91%) MSI
2 4 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (0.58%) InstallShield
General
1 39 (22.67%) Finance
2 11 (6.40%) Law
3 8 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.07%) Legal
5 4 (2.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) French Language
6 1 (0.58%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (24.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 34 (19.77%) Analyst
3 22 (12.79%) IT Support
4 20 (11.63%) Support Engineer
5 15 (8.72%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 15 (8.72%) IT Engineer
5 15 (8.72%) Support Analyst
6 14 (8.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 14 (8.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 13 (7.56%) Administrator
7 13 (7.56%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
9 11 (6.40%) Network Engineer
10 10 (5.81%) VMware Engineer
11 9 (5.23%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
11 9 (5.23%) Windows Specialist
12 8 (4.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 8 (4.65%) Desktop Support
12 8 (4.65%) IT Analyst
12 8 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.58%) HTML
1 1 (0.58%) Software Packaging
1 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.88%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.72%) PKI
3 12 (6.98%) Smartphone
4 10 (5.81%) Clustering
4 10 (5.81%) Data Protection Act
4 10 (5.81%) iPad
4 10 (5.81%) iPhone
5 8 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (4.07%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.49%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.91%) User Experience
9 4 (2.33%) Replication
10 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.16%) Derivative
11 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.58%) HP StoreVirtual
11 1 (0.58%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 172 (100.00%) Windows
2 130 (75.58%) Windows Server
3 123 (71.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (30.23%) Windows 10
5 39 (22.67%) Windows 7
6 31 (18.02%) Linux
7 18 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (4.65%) Android
8 8 (4.65%) Apple iOS
8 8 (4.65%) Mac OS X
9 7 (4.07%) Mac OS
10 5 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.91%) Unix
11 4 (2.33%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.16%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 35 (20.35%) ITIL
3 30 (17.44%) Migration
4 17 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (9.30%) Asset Management
6 15 (8.72%) Problem Management
6 15 (8.72%) Scrum
6 15 (8.72%) Security Management
7 13 (7.56%) Information Security
7 13 (7.56%) Information Security Management
7 13 (7.56%) ISMS
7 13 (7.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (6.98%) Patch Management
8 12 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (5.81%) Data Protection
10 9 (5.23%) DevOps
10 9 (5.23%) Time Management
11 8 (4.65%) Document Management
11 8 (4.65%) Hardware Maintenance
12 7 (4.07%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 73 (42.44%) PowerShell
2 54 (31.40%) SQL
3 11 (6.40%) VB
4 10 (5.81%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.91%) VBScript
6 4 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (0.58%) C
7 1 (0.58%) C#
7 1 (0.58%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (12.79%) Degree
2 19 (11.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 10 (5.81%) MCSE
4 9 (5.23%) CCNP
4 9 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (5.23%) MCTS
5 6 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (2.91%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (2.91%) CISSP
6 5 (2.91%) MCITP
6 5 (2.91%) MCP
6 5 (2.91%) MCSA
6 5 (2.91%) VCP6
7 3 (1.74%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.91%) SLA
2 3 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 117 (68.02%) Active Directory
2 56 (32.56%) Hyper-V
3 48 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (9.88%) XenDesktop
5 13 (7.56%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (5.23%) XenApp
7 7 (4.07%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (3.49%) Docker
8 6 (3.49%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (3.49%) vSphere
9 4 (2.33%) BitLocker
9 4 (2.33%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.16%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Systems Management
1 36 (20.93%) SCCM
2 24 (13.95%) SCOM
3 12 (6.98%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (5.23%) SCVMM
5 8 (4.65%) SCOrch
6 7 (4.07%) Backup Exec
7 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (2.91%) vCenter Server
8 4 (2.33%) Ansible
8 4 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (2.33%) Puppet
9 3 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (1.74%) WMI
10 2 (1.16%) Control-M
10 2 (1.16%) Nagios
10 2 (1.16%) WSUS
11 1 (0.58%) Cisco Prime
11 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.58%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 92 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 81 (47.09%) VMware
3 41 (23.84%) Cisco
4 40 (23.26%) Citrix
5 20 (11.63%) HP
6 14 (8.14%) Meraki
7 12 (6.98%) Avaya
7 12 (6.98%) Symantec
8 10 (5.81%) Veeam
9 9 (5.23%) Apple
10 8 (4.65%) ServiceNow
11 7 (4.07%) iManage
11 7 (4.07%) McAfee
11 7 (4.07%) NetApp
11 7 (4.07%) Red Hat
12 6 (3.49%) Google
12 6 (3.49%) Ivanti
12 6 (3.49%) Veritas
13 5 (2.91%) Mitel
14 4 (2.33%) EMC