Period
to 26 January 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 210 141 181
Rank change year-on-year -69 +40 -61
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 91 218 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.01% 2.12% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.75% 9.39% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 81 204 157
City of London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £24,000 £29,750 £26,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,375 £68,750
Central London median annual salary £38,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.82% -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 1,914 2,322 2,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.22% 22.59% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,596 2,048 2,132
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,675 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £86,250
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 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 26 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (83.52%) Windows Server
3 69 (75.82%) Active Directory
4 56 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 55 (60.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (47.25%) Windows 7
7 41 (45.05%) Office 365
8 39 (42.86%) Windows 10
9 38 (41.76%) PowerShell
10 32 (35.16%) VMware
11 30 (32.97%) DNS
12 29 (31.87%) Finance
13 27 (29.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
15 25 (27.47%) MS Exchange
16 24 (26.37%) ITIL
17 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
17 23 (25.27%) Azure
18 22 (24.18%) Firewall
19 21 (23.08%) SQL
20 19 (20.88%) DHCP
21 18 (19.78%) Citrix
21 18 (19.78%) Microsoft Certification
21 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2003
22 16 (17.58%) TCP/IP
22 16 (17.58%) Exchange Server 2010
22 16 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
23 15 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2013
24 14 (15.38%) HP
25 12 (13.19%) Management Information System

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 25 (27.47%) MS Exchange
2 16 (17.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (12.09%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.69%) IIS
6 5 (5.49%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.10%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Salerio
2 2 (2.20%) Elite 3E
3 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.10%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 41 (45.05%) Office 365
2 23 (25.27%) Azure
3 5 (5.49%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (4.40%) AWS
4 4 (4.40%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.20%) G Suite
5 2 (2.20%) WhatsApp
6 1 (1.10%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.10%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.10%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.97%) DNS
2 22 (24.18%) Firewall
3 19 (20.88%) DHCP
4 16 (17.58%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.99%) LAN
6 8 (8.79%) SAN
6 8 (8.79%) VLAN
6 8 (8.79%) Wireless
7 7 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (6.59%) Skype
8 6 (6.59%) VoIP
8 6 (6.59%) WAN
9 5 (5.49%) HTTPS
9 5 (5.49%) Internet
9 5 (5.49%) SSH
9 5 (5.49%) SSL
9 5 (5.49%) VPN
10 3 (3.30%) BIG-IP
10 3 (3.30%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) MySQL
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.10%) Power BI
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) JIRA
2 3 (3.30%) MSI
General
1 29 (31.87%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Law
3 3 (3.30%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Legal
3 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.20%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 28 (30.77%) Analyst
2 23 (25.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (16.48%) Support Analyst
4 13 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 12 (13.19%) IT Support
6 10 (10.99%) IT Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) IT Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Service Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.59%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Junior
8 6 (6.59%) Junior Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Junior Applications Support
8 6 (6.59%) Junior Support Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (5.49%) PHP Developer
9 5 (5.49%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) .NET
2 6 (6.59%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (6.59%) Regular Expression
3 5 (5.49%) HTML
3 5 (5.49%) HTML5
4 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.59%) Derivative
2 6 (6.59%) Equities
2 6 (6.59%) SWIFT
3 5 (5.49%) iPad
3 5 (5.49%) iPhone
4 4 (4.40%) Clustering
5 3 (3.30%) Replication
5 3 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.20%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.20%) User Experience
6 2 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.10%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (83.52%) Windows Server
3 55 (60.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (47.25%) Windows 7
5 39 (42.86%) Windows 10
6 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (10.99%) Linux
8 6 (6.59%) Unix
9 5 (5.49%) Mac OS X
9 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.40%) Android
11 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.20%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.10%) CentOS
13 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 24 (26.37%) ITIL
3 7 (7.69%) Change Control
3 7 (7.69%) Migration
3 7 (7.69%) Service Management
4 6 (6.59%) Change Management
4 6 (6.59%) CRM
4 6 (6.59%) DevOps
4 6 (6.59%) Investment Management
4 6 (6.59%) ITSM
4 6 (6.59%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.49%) Configuration Management
5 5 (5.49%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (5.49%) Project Delivery
5 5 (5.49%) Release Management
5 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.49%) Web Development
5 5 (5.49%) Workflow
6 4 (4.40%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.76%) PowerShell
2 21 (23.08%) SQL
3 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.49%) PHP
4 3 (3.30%) VB
5 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.19%) MCSE
3 9 (9.89%) MCSA
4 8 (8.79%) Degree
5 7 (7.69%) CCNA
5 7 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.69%) MCITP
6 5 (5.49%) CCNP
6 5 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.10%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) NIST
2 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 69 (75.82%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.19%) XenDesktop
4 10 (10.99%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (9.89%) XenApp
6 8 (8.79%) vSphere
7 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.20%) Docker
9 2 (2.20%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.20%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) SCCM
2 6 (6.59%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.59%) Nagios
3 4 (4.40%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.40%) SCOM
3 4 (4.40%) vCenter Server
4 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.20%) Ansible
5 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.20%) Terraform
6 1 (1.10%) Avamar
6 1 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.10%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) OpenView
6 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 56 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 32 (35.16%) VMware
3 18 (19.78%) Citrix
4 14 (15.38%) HP
5 12 (13.19%) Cisco
6 8 (8.79%) Symantec
7 7 (7.69%) Apple
8 6 (6.59%) F5
8 6 (6.59%) Oracle
8 6 (6.59%) Palo Alto
8 6 (6.59%) ServiceNow
8 6 (6.59%) Veeam
9 5 (5.49%) Mitel
9 5 (5.49%) SonicWALL
10 4 (4.40%) Avaya
10 4 (4.40%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.40%) Dell
11 3 (3.30%) CommVault
11 3 (3.30%) NetApp
11 3 (3.30%) Veritas