Period
to 22 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 144 138
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 240 218 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.16% 2.19% 2.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.63% 9.13% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 227 206 228
City of London median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £62,500
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 2,492 2,387 2,967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.41% 23.99% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,206 2,154 2,682
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £28,625 £30,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £58,250 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.91% +4.76% -

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 October 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 October 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 -5 3 £50,000 +35.14%
Windows Server 2008
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 240 (100.00%) Windows
2 181 (75.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 174 (72.50%) Windows Server
3 174 (72.50%) Active Directory
4 147 (61.25%) Microsoft
5 124 (51.67%) VMware
6 123 (51.25%) Office 365
7 100 (41.67%) Firewall
7 100 (41.67%) DNS
8 97 (40.42%) Windows 7
9 95 (39.58%) DHCP
10 93 (38.75%) MS Exchange
11 88 (36.67%) Hyper-V
12 87 (36.25%) PowerShell
13 84 (35.00%) Windows 10
14 77 (32.08%) Microsoft Office
14 77 (32.08%) Citrix
15 76 (31.67%) Microsoft Azure
15 76 (31.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 74 (30.83%) ITIL
17 68 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
18 62 (25.83%) Finance
19 61 (25.42%) SQL
20 58 (24.17%) TCP/IP
21 55 (22.92%) SCCM
22 48 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
23 44 (18.33%) WAN
24 43 (17.92%) Migration
25 42 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
25 42 (17.50%) XenApp

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 93 (38.75%) MS Exchange
2 48 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (9.17%) SharePoint
5 20 (8.33%) Skype for Business
6 10 (4.17%) IIS
7 4 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.67%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.25%) Apache
8 3 (1.25%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.83%) CMS
9 2 (0.83%) nginx
9 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.42%) GeoServer
Applications
1 77 (32.08%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.17%) Infor SunSystems
1 10 (4.17%) ReMetrica
2 3 (1.25%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.42%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.42%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.42%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 123 (51.25%) Office 365
2 76 (31.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (6.25%) G Suite
5 10 (4.17%) Mimecast
6 4 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.67%) IaaS
6 4 (1.67%) OneDrive
6 4 (1.67%) PaaS
6 4 (1.67%) SaaS
7 3 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.83%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.83%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.42%) Route 53
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (41.67%) DNS
1 100 (41.67%) Firewall
2 95 (39.58%) DHCP
3 58 (24.17%) TCP/IP
4 44 (18.33%) WAN
5 37 (15.42%) LAN
6 36 (15.00%) VLAN
7 35 (14.58%) VPN
8 34 (14.17%) Skype
9 31 (12.92%) SAN
10 17 (7.08%) Wireless
11 14 (5.83%) Remote Desktop
12 12 (5.00%) NetScaler
12 12 (5.00%) SMTP
12 12 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (3.33%) NAS
14 7 (2.92%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (2.92%) IP Telephony
15 6 (2.50%) IPsec
15 6 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.75%) MySQL
4 7 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.42%) IDOL
8 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.42%) Power BI
8 1 (0.42%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.42%) Travis CI
2 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 62 (25.83%) Finance
2 19 (7.92%) Law
3 17 (7.08%) Banking
4 15 (6.25%) Legal
5 12 (5.00%) Advertising
6 10 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.33%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.50%) Billing
9 4 (1.67%) Military
10 3 (1.25%) Retail
11 2 (0.83%) Games
11 2 (0.83%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.42%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.42%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 50 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 42 (17.50%) Analyst
4 31 (12.92%) IT Support
5 27 (11.25%) IT Engineer
5 27 (11.25%) Windows Engineer
6 21 (8.75%) 3rd Line Support
6 21 (8.75%) Server Engineer
7 17 (7.08%) IT Support Engineer
7 17 (7.08%) Network Engineer
8 16 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
9 15 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 14 (5.83%) Administrator
10 14 (5.83%) Desktop Support
10 14 (5.83%) Exchange Engineer
11 13 (5.42%) Infrastructure Support
11 13 (5.42%) Support Analyst
11 13 (5.42%) Technical Support
11 13 (5.42%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (5.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.75%) X-Windows
2 5 (2.08%) LDAP
3 4 (1.67%) .NET
3 4 (1.67%) Web Services
3 4 (1.67%) XML
4 2 (0.83%) CSS
4 2 (0.83%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (0.83%) HTML
4 2 (0.83%) LAMP
4 2 (0.83%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.42%) COM
5 1 (0.42%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.25%) Data Centre
2 33 (13.75%) PKI
3 17 (7.08%) Computer Science
4 14 (5.83%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.92%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 7 (2.92%) Replication
6 6 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.50%) Clustering
6 6 (2.50%) CMDB
7 5 (2.08%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.08%) HP StoreVirtual
7 5 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.67%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.67%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.25%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.25%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.25%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.25%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.83%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 240 (100.00%) Windows
2 181 (75.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 174 (72.50%) Windows Server
4 97 (40.42%) Windows 7
5 84 (35.00%) Windows 10
6 42 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (7.92%) Linux
7 19 (7.92%) Mac OS X
8 14 (5.83%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.17%) CentOS
10 9 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (3.75%) Unix
11 8 (3.33%) Windows XP
12 7 (2.92%) AIX
12 7 (2.92%) HPUX
13 6 (2.50%) Android
14 4 (1.67%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.83%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.42%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.42%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (31.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 74 (30.83%) ITIL
3 43 (17.92%) Migration
4 40 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (14.17%) DevOps
6 30 (12.50%) Scrum
7 19 (7.92%) Information Security
8 18 (7.50%) Network Architecture
9 16 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 16 (6.67%) Project Management
10 15 (6.25%) API Integration
10 15 (6.25%) Change Management
10 15 (6.25%) Service Management
11 13 (5.42%) Mentoring
11 13 (5.42%) Security Architecture
12 12 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (5.00%) Patch Management
12 12 (5.00%) Project Planning
13 11 (4.58%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (4.58%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 87 (36.25%) PowerShell
2 61 (25.42%) SQL
3 6 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.25%) Python
5 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.83%) C
5 2 (0.83%) Java
5 2 (0.83%) Perl
5 2 (0.83%) PHP
5 2 (0.83%) VBA
5 2 (0.83%) VBScript
6 1 (0.42%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (15.00%) Degree
2 19 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (3.75%) CISSP
4 9 (3.75%) MCSE
5 7 (2.92%) CISM
6 6 (2.50%) MCSA
7 5 (2.08%) MCITP
7 5 (2.08%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (1.67%) MCP
8 4 (1.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.25%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.25%) CCA
9 3 (1.25%) CCNA
9 3 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.25%) MCDST
10 2 (0.83%) HNC
10 2 (0.83%) HND
10 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.75%) SLA
System Software
1 174 (72.50%) Active Directory
2 88 (36.67%) Hyper-V
3 68 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (17.50%) XenApp
5 28 (11.67%) XenDesktop
6 18 (7.50%) vSphere
7 16 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (5.42%) XenServer
9 6 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
9 6 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (1.67%) DFS Replication
10 4 (1.67%) Terminal Server
11 3 (1.25%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.42%) Docker
12 1 (0.42%) Firmware
12 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 55 (22.92%) SCCM
2 42 (17.50%) SCOM
3 15 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (5.42%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (1.67%) Ansible
6 4 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.67%) Puppet
6 4 (1.67%) WSUS
7 3 (1.25%) Data Guard
7 3 (1.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (1.25%) Nagios
7 3 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.83%) Clonezilla
8 2 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.83%) SCSM
9 1 (0.42%) DatAdvantage
9 1 (0.42%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 147 (61.25%) Microsoft
2 124 (51.67%) VMware
3 77 (32.08%) Citrix
4 22 (9.17%) Google
5 21 (8.75%) Apple
6 17 (7.08%) Cisco
6 17 (7.08%) Symantec
7 15 (6.25%) Ivanti
8 14 (5.83%) HP
9 12 (5.00%) Meraki
9 12 (5.00%) Palo Alto
9 12 (5.00%) Veeam
10 10 (4.17%) Avaya
11 9 (3.75%) Oracle
11 9 (3.75%) ServiceNow
12 8 (3.33%) Red Hat
13 7 (2.92%) Sun
14 6 (2.50%) iManage
14 6 (2.50%) NetApp
15 5 (2.08%) Nimble Storage