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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 May 2022 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 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 266 207 198
Rank change year-on-year -59 -9 -25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 29 69
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.57% 0.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.06% 3.72% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 54
10th Percentile £25,850 - £28,400
25th Percentile £29,188 £37,500 £31,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,000 £50,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -24.75% +18.82% -5.56%
75th Percentile £48,438 £80,500 £54,813
90th Percentile £62,125 - £64,625
Central London median annual salary £38,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -24.00% +17.65% -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 1,224 779 1,440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.64% 15.43% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 992 690 1,259
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £43,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £97,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%

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 22 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft 365
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (38.46%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 5 (38.46%) Azure
5 5 (38.46%) DNS
5 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 2 (15.38%) Clustering
8 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
8 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
8 2 (15.38%) VLAN
8 2 (15.38%) vSphere
8 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
8 2 (15.38%) Migration
8 2 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (15.38%) SCCM
8 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery

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 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (38.46%) Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Skype
2 2 (15.38%) VLAN
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) Power BI
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Social Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberattack
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 1 (7.69%) Android
8 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
2 2 (15.38%) Software Licensing
2 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
3 1 (7.69%) Proactive Maintenance
3 1 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 2 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Sophos
5 1 (7.69%) ForeScout
5 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow