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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 127 105
Rank change year-on-year +13 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 128 142 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.49% 2.26% 2.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.47% 8.40% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 117 126 237
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1352 1691 2468
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 26.27% 26.87% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1536 2161
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,325 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 258 (100.00%) Windows
2 205 (79.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 193 (74.81%) Windows Server
4 168 (65.12%) Active Directory
5 148 (57.36%) Microsoft
6 132 (51.16%) VMware
7 109 (42.25%) MS Exchange
8 92 (35.66%) PowerShell
9 87 (33.72%) Windows 7
10 82 (31.78%) Finance
11 81 (31.40%) Citrix
12 73 (28.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 73 (28.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 71 (27.52%) DNS
14 70 (27.13%) SQL
14 70 (27.13%) Exchange Server 2010
15 69 (26.74%) SQL Server
16 65 (25.19%) SAN
17 64 (24.81%) Firewall
18 62 (24.03%) Office 365
19 61 (23.64%) ITIL
20 59 (22.87%) Cisco
20 59 (22.87%) Hyper-V
21 56 (21.71%) SCCM
22 55 (21.32%) DHCP
23 52 (20.16%) TCP/IP
24 51 (19.77%) SharePoint
25 50 (19.38%) XenApp
26 48 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
26 48 (18.60%) Windows 10

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
1 109 (42.25%) MS Exchange
2 70 (27.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (19.77%) SharePoint
4 48 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 35 (13.57%) IIS
6 27 (10.47%) Skype for Business
7 19 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (7.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (6.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (6.59%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.55%) CMS
10 3 (1.16%) Apache
11 2 (0.78%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.39%) SAS
12 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (14.34%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.33%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.94%) InDesign
4 5 (1.94%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.78%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.55%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.39%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (24.03%) Office 365
2 32 (12.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.10%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.71%) Mimecast
5 6 (2.33%) OneDrive
6 5 (1.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (1.55%) Dropbox
7 4 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.39%) G Suite
9 1 (0.39%) IaaS
9 1 (0.39%) SaaS
9 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 71 (27.52%) DNS
2 65 (25.19%) SAN
3 64 (24.81%) Firewall
4 55 (21.32%) DHCP
5 52 (20.16%) TCP/IP
6 32 (12.40%) VPN
7 31 (12.02%) WAN
8 30 (11.63%) VoIP
9 27 (10.47%) LAN
10 19 (7.36%) Skype
11 18 (6.98%) VLAN
12 16 (6.20%) NetScaler
13 13 (5.04%) Network Security
14 12 (4.65%) iSCSI
14 12 (4.65%) MPLS
15 11 (4.26%) Wireless
16 9 (3.49%) IP Telephony
17 7 (2.71%) Cisco ASA
18 6 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
19 5 (1.94%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 46 (17.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (6.20%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (3.49%) MySQL
5 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.71%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.55%) OLAP
9 4 (1.55%) OLTP
10 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.39%) DTS
10 1 (0.39%) MS Access
10 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.39%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.39%) Introscope
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 82 (31.78%) Finance
2 25 (9.69%) Banking
3 10 (3.88%) Law
3 10 (3.88%) Publishing
4 7 (2.71%) Back Office
5 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.94%) Legal
7 4 (1.55%) Retail
8 2 (0.78%) Advertising
8 2 (0.78%) Games
8 2 (0.78%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Front Office
9 1 (0.39%) Marketing
9 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (22.09%) Analyst
2 42 (16.28%) Support Engineer
3 38 (14.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (9.69%) Support Analyst
5 23 (8.91%) Windows Engineer
6 22 (8.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 20 (7.75%) IT Support
8 18 (6.98%) Desktop Support
9 17 (6.59%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (6.59%) Administrator
9 17 (6.59%) IT Analyst
9 17 (6.59%) Server Engineer
10 16 (6.20%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (5.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 13 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 13 (5.04%) Infrastructure Support
12 13 (5.04%) IT Engineer
12 13 (5.04%) Systems Administrator
13 12 (4.65%) Applications Support
14 11 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.43%) .NET
2 11 (4.26%) CSS
3 8 (3.10%) 802.1X
3 8 (3.10%) HTML
4 7 (2.71%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (2.33%) XML
6 5 (1.94%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.94%) HTML5
7 4 (1.55%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.55%) XSLT
8 2 (0.78%) Ajax
8 2 (0.78%) jQuery
8 2 (0.78%) LAMP
8 2 (0.78%) Web Services
9 1 (0.39%) Flash
9 1 (0.39%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.39%) SAP Fiori
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.69%) Clustering
2 16 (6.20%) Replication
3 15 (5.81%) Blackberry
4 14 (5.43%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.10%) PKI
6 7 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.71%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.71%) HP StoreVirtual
6 7 (2.71%) iPhone
7 6 (2.33%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.33%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.94%) Fintech
8 5 (1.94%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.55%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.55%) EMC VNX
9 4 (1.55%) Equities
9 4 (1.55%) iPad
9 4 (1.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 258 (100.00%) Windows
2 205 (79.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 193 (74.81%) Windows Server
4 87 (33.72%) Windows 7
5 48 (18.60%) Windows 10
6 42 (16.28%) Linux
7 30 (11.63%) Windows 8
8 21 (8.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (6.59%) CentOS
10 13 (5.04%) Unix
11 11 (4.26%) Android
12 9 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (3.10%) Apple iOS
14 7 (2.71%) Mac OS X
15 6 (2.33%) Windows XP
16 5 (1.94%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.78%) Debian
17 2 (0.78%) Kali Linux
17 2 (0.78%) Solaris
17 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.64%) ITIL
2 39 (15.12%) Migration
3 19 (7.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (6.20%) Release Management
5 15 (5.81%) Application Packaging
6 13 (5.04%) Service Management
7 12 (4.65%) High Availability
7 12 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (4.26%) Information Security
8 11 (4.26%) Security Patching
9 10 (3.88%) Project Management
10 9 (3.49%) Incident Management
10 9 (3.49%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (3.10%) CRM
11 8 (3.10%) ITIL V3
11 8 (3.10%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (3.10%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (3.10%) Service Delivery
11 8 (3.10%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 7 (2.71%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 92 (35.66%) PowerShell
2 70 (27.13%) SQL
3 16 (6.20%) VB
4 13 (5.04%) PHP
5 11 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 10 (3.88%) Python
7 8 (3.10%) Java
7 8 (3.10%) VBScript
8 7 (2.71%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.71%) C#
8 7 (2.71%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.71%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.33%) Perl
9 6 (2.33%) VBA
10 3 (1.16%) PHP 5
11 2 (0.78%) C
11 2 (0.78%) C++
11 2 (0.78%) Ruby
12 1 (0.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 73 (28.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (16.67%) MCSE
3 40 (15.50%) Degree
4 30 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (8.91%) MCSA
6 21 (8.14%) CCNA
7 17 (6.59%) MCP
8 11 (4.26%) MCITP
9 9 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (3.10%) CCNP
10 8 (3.10%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (2.33%) CCSP
11 6 (2.33%) CISM
11 6 (2.33%) CISSP
12 5 (1.94%) CCA
12 5 (1.94%) EnCE
13 4 (1.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 4 (1.55%) MCDST
13 4 (1.55%) MCTS
14 3 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.88%) SLA
2 5 (1.94%) QA
3 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 168 (65.12%) Active Directory
2 73 (28.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (22.87%) Hyper-V
4 50 (19.38%) XenApp
5 40 (15.50%) vSphere
6 30 (11.63%) XenDesktop
7 23 (8.91%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (3.10%) XenServer
9 5 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.78%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.78%) Xen
11 1 (0.39%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.39%) NFS
11 1 (0.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 56 (21.71%) SCCM
2 33 (12.79%) SCOM
3 15 (5.81%) WSUS
4 12 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
5 10 (3.88%) AirWatch
6 7 (2.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.94%) Puppet
8 5 (1.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (1.55%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.55%) FortiGate
9 4 (1.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 4 (1.55%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (1.55%) XenMobile
10 3 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.78%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.78%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 148 (57.36%) Microsoft
2 132 (51.16%) VMware
3 81 (31.40%) Citrix
4 59 (22.87%) Cisco
5 39 (15.12%) HP
6 22 (8.53%) Dell
7 20 (7.75%) NetApp
7 20 (7.75%) Red Hat
8 17 (6.59%) Symantec
9 15 (5.81%) McAfee
10 14 (5.43%) Veeam
11 13 (5.04%) EMC
12 11 (4.26%) 3PAR
13 10 (3.88%) Bloomberg
13 10 (3.88%) MobileIron
13 10 (3.88%) SolarWinds
14 8 (3.10%) Mitel
14 8 (3.10%) Veritas
15 7 (2.71%) Adobe
15 7 (2.71%) Riverbed
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