Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 172 208 150
Rank change year-on-year +36 -58 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 120 236
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 1.21% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.40% 5.24% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 114 234
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
10th Percentile £29,500 £29,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £71,250 £65,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -

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 749 2,290 2,490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.50% 23.02% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 666 1,937 2,200
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,875 £28,500 £28,975
90th Percentile £92,000 £96,750 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +5.45%

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 27 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2016
5 10 (55.56%) VMware
5 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
5 10 (55.56%) Azure
6 9 (50.00%) Office 365
6 9 (50.00%) Windows 10
7 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
7 8 (44.44%) Finance
8 7 (38.89%) DNS
8 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco
9 6 (33.33%) LAN
9 6 (33.33%) DHCP
10 5 (27.78%) WAN
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (27.78%) Firewall
11 4 (22.22%) EMC
11 4 (22.22%) HP
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
12 3 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (16.67%) AWS
12 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V

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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Azure
2 9 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (16.67%) AWS
3 3 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) DHCP
2 6 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.56%) DMZ
6 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
6 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.56%) SAN
6 1 (5.56%) Skype
6 1 (5.56%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) International Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) IT Support
2 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Packager
3 1 (5.56%) IAM Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) ICT Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) ICT Support
3 1 (5.56%) Junior IT Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (5.56%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Software Packaging
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2016
5 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
6 9 (50.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (5.56%) Android
8 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.56%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Data Privacy
4 1 (5.56%) Email Filtering
4 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.56%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Server Building
4 1 (5.56%) Tech Ops
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CISM
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) VCAP
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
6 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.56%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.56%) Nessus
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) EMC
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.11%) NetApp
6 2 (11.11%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
7 1 (5.56%) CA
7 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
7 1 (5.56%) Isilon
7 1 (5.56%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) Meraki
7 1 (5.56%) MobileIron
7 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.56%) Sophos
7 1 (5.56%) Veeam