Period
to 3 March 2021

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 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Central London > City of London
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 197 216 153
Rank change year-on-year +19 -63 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 38 84 213
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.81% 0.94% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.05% 4.56% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 41 73 205
Median annual salary £65,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,688 £24,595 £29,750
90th Percentile £80,500 £67,000 £58,250
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +37.50% -5.88% -5.56%

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 752 1,842 2,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.97% 20.58% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 661 1,575 2,083
Median annual salary £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% +1.67% -
10th Percentile £37,538 £28,350 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £96,250 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +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 3 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2021, 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (73.68%) Windows 10
3 27 (71.05%) Windows Server
4 25 (65.79%) Microsoft 365
4 25 (65.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
5 24 (63.16%) VMware
5 24 (63.16%) Windows 7
6 23 (60.53%) Azure
6 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
7 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2016
8 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (50.00%) PowerShell
9 18 (47.37%) Cisco
10 14 (36.84%) HP
10 14 (36.84%) Firewall
10 14 (36.84%) NetApp
11 13 (34.21%) Finance
12 12 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
13 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
14 10 (26.32%) Banking
14 10 (26.32%) DNS
14 10 (26.32%) Dell
14 10 (26.32%) EMC
14 10 (26.32%) Client/Server
14 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Storage
14 10 (26.32%) Isilon
14 10 (26.32%) Change Control
14 10 (26.32%) FlexPod

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 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 25 (65.79%) Microsoft 365
2 23 (60.53%) Azure
3 7 (18.42%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (13.16%) AWS
5 3 (7.89%) Mimecast
6 2 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (5.26%) SaaS
7 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
3 10 (26.32%) DNS
3 10 (26.32%) VSAN
4 9 (23.68%) DHCP
5 8 (21.05%) LAN
5 8 (21.05%) WAN
6 7 (18.42%) VPN
7 4 (10.53%) iSCSI
7 4 (10.53%) NAS
7 4 (10.53%) Network Security
8 3 (7.89%) NetScaler
8 3 (7.89%) VoIP
9 2 (5.26%) BGP
9 2 (5.26%) MPLS
10 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.63%) DMZ
10 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Housing Association
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Systems Engineer
1 14 (36.84%) VMware Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Backup Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Storage Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Linux Support
6 3 (7.89%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Linux Support
6 3 (7.89%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Switch Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Client/Server
1 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
1 10 (26.32%) EMC VNXe
1 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Storage
1 10 (26.32%) FlexPod
1 10 (26.32%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) Replication
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (73.68%) Windows 10
3 27 (71.05%) Windows Server
4 25 (65.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (63.16%) Windows 7
6 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (10.53%) Linux
7 4 (10.53%) Mac OS
7 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
8 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.26%) Android
9 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
9 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (2.63%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Change Control
1 10 (26.32%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) High Availability
4 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.26%) E-Discovery
5 2 (5.26%) ISMS
5 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.63%) DevOps
6 1 (2.63%) Email Filtering
6 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.63%) Line Management
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) CCNA
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.89%) CCNP
3 3 (7.89%) CISM
3 3 (7.89%) CISSP
4 2 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (2.63%) VCAP
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.89%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (7.89%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
2 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
5 6 (15.79%) XenDesktop
6 3 (7.89%) XenApp
7 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) vCenter Server
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (15.79%) SCCM
4 4 (10.53%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (10.53%) SCDPM
5 2 (5.26%) SCOM
6 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.63%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) VMware
2 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
3 18 (47.37%) Cisco
4 14 (36.84%) HP
4 14 (36.84%) NetApp
5 10 (26.32%) Dell
5 10 (26.32%) EMC
5 10 (26.32%) Isilon
6 7 (18.42%) Citrix
7 6 (15.79%) SonicWALL
8 4 (10.53%) Aruba
8 4 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (10.53%) Synology
8 4 (10.53%) Veeam
9 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
9 3 (7.89%) Sophos
10 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
10 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
11 1 (2.63%) Xerox