Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 206 151 194
Rank change year-on-year -55 +43 -79
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 88 201 151
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.01% 1.96% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.05% 8.59% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 75 186 143
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £25,985 £29,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £69,750
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% -3.23%

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 1,742 2,341 2,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.00% 22.77% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,495 2,083 2,162
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £29,215 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 1 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 63 (71.59%) Active Directory
4 55 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 47 (53.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (50.00%) Office 365
6 44 (50.00%) Windows 7
7 41 (46.59%) Windows 10
8 38 (43.18%) VMware
9 36 (40.91%) PowerShell
10 35 (39.77%) Finance
11 33 (37.50%) MS Exchange
12 29 (32.95%) ITIL
13 28 (31.82%) Windows Server 2016
14 27 (30.68%) DNS
15 26 (29.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 24 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
17 22 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
18 20 (22.73%) Azure
18 20 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (22.73%) DHCP
19 19 (21.59%) Firewall
20 18 (20.45%) TCP/IP
20 18 (20.45%) Citrix
20 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
21 15 (17.05%) Management Information System
21 15 (17.05%) SCCM
22 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
23 13 (14.77%) Linux
23 13 (14.77%) SQL

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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 22 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 8 (9.09%) IIS
6 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Salerio
2 2 (2.27%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 44 (50.00%) Office 365
2 20 (22.73%) Azure
3 7 (7.95%) Mimecast
4 5 (5.68%) WhatsApp
5 3 (3.41%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.14%) AWS
6 1 (1.14%) IaaS
6 1 (1.14%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.14%) PaaS
6 1 (1.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.68%) DNS
2 20 (22.73%) DHCP
3 19 (21.59%) Firewall
4 18 (20.45%) TCP/IP
5 12 (13.64%) Skype
6 10 (11.36%) LAN
7 8 (9.09%) VLAN
8 7 (7.95%) SAN
8 7 (7.95%) VoIP
9 6 (6.82%) Internet
9 6 (6.82%) WAN
9 6 (6.82%) Wireless
10 5 (5.68%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (5.68%) VPN
10 5 (5.68%) WebEx
10 5 (5.68%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.41%) BIG-IP
12 2 (2.27%) 3G
12 2 (2.27%) 4G
12 2 (2.27%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) JIRA
2 2 (2.27%) MSI
General
1 35 (39.77%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Back Office
3 3 (3.41%) Legal
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.27%) Law
4 2 (2.27%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (36.36%) Analyst
2 25 (28.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (22.73%) Support Analyst
4 15 (17.05%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Applications Support
5 9 (10.23%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) IT Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Junior
5 9 (10.23%) Junior Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Junior Applications Support
5 9 (10.23%) Junior Support Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) IT Support
7 7 (7.95%) IT Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (6.82%) Desktop Support
8 6 (6.82%) Service Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.23%) .NET
1 9 (10.23%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (10.23%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.14%) HTML
2 1 (1.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.23%) Derivative
2 9 (10.23%) Equities
2 9 (10.23%) SWIFT
3 7 (7.95%) Clustering
4 5 (5.68%) Smartphone
5 4 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.55%) iPad
5 4 (4.55%) iPhone
6 3 (3.41%) Replication
7 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.14%) BYOD
8 1 (1.14%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.14%) PKI
8 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 47 (53.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 41 (46.59%) Windows 10
6 28 (31.82%) Windows Server 2016
7 13 (14.77%) Linux
7 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (11.36%) Unix
9 9 (10.23%) Mac OS X
10 7 (7.95%) Android
11 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2019
12 4 (4.55%) Windows 8
13 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
13 2 (2.27%) CentOS
14 1 (1.14%) FreeBSD
14 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.95%) ITIL
2 26 (29.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (10.23%) Investment Management
3 9 (10.23%) ITSM
3 9 (10.23%) Portfolio Management
4 8 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (7.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.82%) Service Management
7 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.68%) Migration
8 4 (4.55%) CRM
8 4 (4.55%) Decision-Making
8 4 (4.55%) Task Automation
9 3 (3.41%) Change Control
9 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.41%) Document Management
9 3 (3.41%) Identity Management
9 3 (3.41%) Network Management
9 3 (3.41%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.91%) PowerShell
2 13 (14.77%) SQL
3 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.27%) VB
4 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.14%) PHP
4 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.36%) MCITP
2 10 (11.36%) MCSE
3 8 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.82%) Degree
5 5 (5.68%) CCNA
5 5 (5.68%) MCSA
6 3 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.14%) CCNP
8 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) NIST
3 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (71.59%) Active Directory
2 20 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.64%) XenDesktop
4 9 (10.23%) vSphere
5 8 (9.09%) XenApp
6 7 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.27%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (17.05%) SCCM
2 9 (10.23%) Nagios
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (5.68%) SCOM
4 4 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (3.41%) vCenter Server
5 3 (3.41%) WSUS
6 2 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.14%) Ansible
7 1 (1.14%) Avamar
7 1 (1.14%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (1.14%) OpenView
7 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 38 (43.18%) VMware
3 18 (20.45%) Citrix
4 12 (13.64%) Cisco
5 10 (11.36%) HP
6 9 (10.23%) Apple
6 9 (10.23%) Oracle
6 9 (10.23%) ServiceNow
7 5 (5.68%) F5
7 5 (5.68%) Mitel
7 5 (5.68%) SonicWALL
8 4 (4.55%) Avaya
8 4 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.55%) Palo Alto
8 4 (4.55%) Sophos
8 4 (4.55%) Symantec
9 3 (3.41%) CommVault
9 3 (3.41%) iManage
9 3 (3.41%) Nintex
10 2 (2.27%) Veeam