Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 239 181 195
Rank change year-on-year -58 +14 -37
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 18 138
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.47% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.47% 2.26% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 130
10th Percentile £36,000 £29,600 £29,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.00% +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,125 £67,500 £61,563
90th Percentile £78,000 £90,000 £71,250
Central London median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11% -

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 884 798 2,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.11% 20.78% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 789 708 2,093
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,350 £28,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £91,250 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -

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 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 10
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2016
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 9 (69.23%) Finance
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) EMC
6 7 (53.85%) Citrix
6 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
6 7 (53.85%) DHCP
6 7 (53.85%) DNS
7 6 (46.15%) Legal
7 6 (46.15%) vSphere
7 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (38.46%) Hedge funds
8 5 (38.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (38.46%) EMC VNX
8 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
8 5 (38.46%) GDPR
8 5 (38.46%) Symantec
8 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
8 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
8 5 (38.46%) Symmetrix

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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (23.08%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) IaaS
4 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DHCP
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) VSAN
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Legal
3 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
4 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Backup Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Storage and Backup Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (7.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) EMC VNX
1 5 (38.46%) Hedge funds
1 5 (38.46%) Symmetrix
2 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) EMC VNXe
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (15.38%) FlexPod
2 2 (15.38%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Equities
3 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 10
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2016
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (7.69%) Server Management
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) vSphere
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (38.46%) XenApp
3 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (15.38%) vCenter Server
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) EMC
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) Infoblox
5 5 (38.46%) Symantec
6 3 (23.08%) Dell
6 3 (23.08%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) Isilon
7 2 (15.38%) NetApp
7 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
8 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
8 1 (7.69%) Intapp
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle
8 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL