The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 145 81
Rank change year-on-year -30 -64  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 709 932 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.93% 2.33% 3.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.43% 9.07% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 634 820 1322
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 9539 10273 11927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 25.99% 25.63% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7716 9005 10289
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in London.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in London

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +19 131 £46,500 +3.33% 15
Croydon +13 17 £23,500 -14.54%
Wimbledon +14 8 £46,750 +24.66%
Mayfair +6 8 £85,000 +142.85%
Brentford 0 7 £44,500 -1.11%
Chiswick -2 6 £34,000 +6.25%
Hayes +8 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Southwark +6 3 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +5 3 - -
Uxbridge +4 3 £35,000 +3.70%
Barnet -5 3 £30,000 -7.69%
Dagenham -7 3 £45,000 +85.56%
Twickenham - 3 £47,500 -
Stanmore -2 2 £32,500 -14.23%
Hounslow -2 2 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Sidcup - 2 £47,500 -
Docklands, London -8 1 - -
Westminster -8 1 £43,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £45,000 - 1
Ealing - 1 £31,000 -
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 1451 (100.00%) Windows
2 1024 (70.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1011 (69.68%) Active Directory
4 990 (68.23%) Windows Server
5 825 (56.86%) VMware
6 808 (55.69%) Microsoft
7 608 (41.90%) MS Exchange
8 471 (32.46%) DNS
9 469 (32.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 446 (30.74%) Windows 7
11 395 (27.22%) SQL Server
12 392 (27.02%) SQL
13 388 (26.74%) Exchange Server 2010
14 380 (26.19%) Firewall
15 371 (25.57%) DHCP
15 371 (25.57%) Office 365
16 336 (23.16%) PowerShell
17 335 (23.09%) Hyper-V
18 331 (22.81%) Citrix
19 319 (21.98%) Finance
20 312 (21.50%) SAN
21 310 (21.36%) Cisco
22 290 (19.99%) TCP/IP
23 285 (19.64%) ITIL
24 277 (19.09%) Windows 10
25 249 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2013
26 243 (16.75%) SCCM
27 241 (16.61%) SharePoint
27 241 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
28 239 (16.47%) Linux

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 608 (41.90%) MS Exchange
2 388 (26.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 249 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 241 (16.61%) SharePoint
5 195 (13.44%) IIS
6 138 (9.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 85 (5.86%) Skype for Business
8 73 (5.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 56 (3.86%) Apache
10 47 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2003
11 42 (2.89%) SharePoint 2010
12 33 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
13 21 (1.45%) Tomcat
14 11 (0.76%) CMS
15 9 (0.62%) Confluence
16 7 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.48%) WebSphere
17 5 (0.34%) SAS
18 4 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
18 4 (0.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 224 (15.44%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (2.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.48%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.41%) InDesign
5 6 (0.41%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.28%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 14 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.41%) thinkFolio
3 5 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.34%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (0.14%) Bankmaster
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.14%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.069%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.069%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.069%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.069%) Siebel CRM
5 1 (0.069%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 371 (25.57%) Office 365
2 203 (13.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 90 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (2.89%) Azure Active Directory
5 33 (2.27%) Mimecast
6 17 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (1.10%) OneDrive
8 15 (1.03%) IaaS
9 11 (0.76%) PaaS
10 9 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 7 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.48%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.48%) G Suite
11 7 (0.48%) SaaS
12 6 (0.41%) Dropbox
13 5 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
14 4 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 471 (32.46%) DNS
2 380 (26.19%) Firewall
3 371 (25.57%) DHCP
4 312 (21.50%) SAN
5 290 (19.99%) TCP/IP
6 208 (14.33%) LAN
7 186 (12.82%) WAN
8 169 (11.65%) VPN
9 101 (6.96%) VoIP
10 84 (5.79%) VLAN
11 59 (4.07%) Internet
12 54 (3.72%) Remote Desktop
13 51 (3.51%) Skype
14 50 (3.45%) iSCSI
14 50 (3.45%) MPLS
15 49 (3.38%) NAS
16 48 (3.31%) Network Security
17 42 (2.89%) Wireless
18 34 (2.34%) Cisco IOS
18 34 (2.34%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (27.22%) SQL Server
2 163 (11.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 108 (7.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 47 (3.24%) MySQL
5 38 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 37 (2.55%) SQL Server 2014
6 37 (2.55%) SQL Server 2016
7 30 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (1.03%) NoSQL
10 12 (0.83%) Relational Database
11 11 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (0.69%) MongoDB
12 10 (0.69%) MS Access
12 10 (0.69%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.55%) Couchbase
13 8 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 39 (2.69%) MSI
2 21 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 16 (1.10%) JIRA
3 16 (1.10%) TeamCity
4 11 (0.76%) Visual Studio
5 9 (0.62%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.41%) Artifactory
8 5 (0.34%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.34%) Zephyr
9 2 (0.14%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.069%) Burp Suite
10 1 (0.069%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.069%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.069%) Introscope
10 1 (0.069%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.069%) TestRail
General
1 319 (21.98%) Finance
2 128 (8.82%) Law
3 96 (6.62%) Legal
4 60 (4.14%) Banking
5 44 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 27 (1.86%) Back Office
6 27 (1.86%) Retail
7 19 (1.31%) Financial Institution
7 19 (1.31%) Marketing
8 15 (1.03%) Publishing
9 11 (0.76%) Advertising
9 11 (0.76%) Billing
10 10 (0.69%) Games
11 8 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.41%) Front Office
12 6 (0.41%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.34%) Military
14 3 (0.21%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.14%) German Language
15 2 (0.14%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 307 (21.16%) Analyst
2 239 (16.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 207 (14.27%) Support Engineer
4 167 (11.51%) Windows Engineer
5 158 (10.89%) Administrator
6 157 (10.82%) Support Analyst
7 131 (9.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 129 (8.89%) IT Support
9 120 (8.27%) Systems Administrator
10 103 (7.10%) Server Engineer
10 103 (7.10%) Systems Engineer
11 101 (6.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 95 (6.55%) 3rd Line Support
13 90 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support
14 85 (5.86%) Infrastructure Support
15 84 (5.79%) Desktop Support
16 82 (5.65%) IT Engineer
17 73 (5.03%) Server Support
18 67 (4.62%) VMware Engineer
19 63 (4.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (3.65%) .NET
2 34 (2.34%) HTML
2 34 (2.34%) Web Services
3 22 (1.52%) ASP.NET
4 21 (1.45%) 802.1X
5 20 (1.38%) CSS
5 20 (1.38%) XML
6 14 (0.96%) LAMP
7 11 (0.76%) XSLT
8 8 (0.55%) FIX Protocol
9 7 (0.48%) JSON
10 6 (0.41%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.41%) HTML5
11 4 (0.28%) Ajax
11 4 (0.28%) jQuery
12 3 (0.21%) MDX
12 3 (0.21%) Middleware
12 3 (0.21%) MSMQ
12 3 (0.21%) Software Packaging
13 2 (0.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 108 (7.44%) Clustering
2 80 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (5.51%) Data Centre
3 79 (5.44%) Hedge funds
4 69 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 65 (4.48%) Blackberry
6 55 (3.79%) Computer Science
7 43 (2.96%) Replication
8 32 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
9 27 (1.86%) iPhone
10 26 (1.79%) Driving Licence
11 25 (1.72%) iPad
12 22 (1.52%) PKI
13 20 (1.38%) EMC VNX
14 16 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
14 16 (1.10%) Fat Client
14 16 (1.10%) Thin Client
15 13 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
15 13 (0.90%) Public Cloud
16 12 (0.83%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1451 (100.00%) Windows
2 1024 (70.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 990 (68.23%) Windows Server
4 446 (30.74%) Windows 7
5 277 (19.09%) Windows 10
6 239 (16.47%) Linux
6 239 (16.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 146 (10.06%) Windows 8
8 81 (5.58%) Windows XP
9 59 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 56 (3.86%) Unix
11 50 (3.45%) Android
12 41 (2.83%) Mac OS X
13 38 (2.62%) CentOS
14 27 (1.86%) Ubuntu
15 20 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
16 18 (1.24%) Apple iOS
17 14 (0.96%) Solaris
18 8 (0.55%) Mac OS
19 7 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (19.64%) ITIL
2 127 (8.75%) Migration
3 106 (7.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 93 (6.41%) Project Management
5 76 (5.24%) Service Delivery
6 69 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 62 (4.27%) High Availability
8 61 (4.20%) Configuration Management
9 58 (4.00%) Application Packaging
10 56 (3.86%) Information Security
11 47 (3.24%) Root Cause Analysis
11 47 (3.24%) Service Management
12 46 (3.17%) DevOps
13 45 (3.10%) Business Continuity
14 43 (2.96%) Incident Management
14 43 (2.96%) Mentoring
15 39 (2.69%) ITIL V3
16 37 (2.55%) Business Intelligence
17 35 (2.41%) Personalization
18 34 (2.34%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 392 (27.02%) SQL
2 336 (23.16%) PowerShell
3 60 (4.14%) VB
4 53 (3.65%) T-SQL
5 39 (2.69%) C#
6 38 (2.62%) Java
7 36 (2.48%) Python
8 32 (2.21%) Bash Shell
9 29 (2.00%) VBA
10 26 (1.79%) PHP
11 21 (1.45%) C
12 20 (1.38%) Perl
12 20 (1.38%) Shell Script
12 20 (1.38%) VBScript
13 18 (1.24%) JavaScript
14 11 (0.76%) C++
14 11 (0.76%) Ruby
15 5 (0.34%) AWK
15 5 (0.34%) sed
16 4 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 241 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 169 (11.65%) Degree
3 158 (10.89%) MCSE
4 106 (7.31%) Cisco Certification
5 85 (5.86%) CCNA
6 78 (5.38%) MCSA
7 74 (5.10%) MCP
8 72 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 54 (3.72%) MCITP
10 30 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
11 27 (1.86%) CCNP
12 26 (1.79%) CISSP
13 24 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
13 24 (1.65%) Security Cleared
14 15 (1.03%) CISM
14 15 (1.03%) SC Cleared
15 14 (0.96%) A+ Certification
15 14 (0.96%) DBS Check
16 13 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
17 9 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (5.86%) SLA
2 25 (1.72%) QA
3 24 (1.65%) PCI DSS
4 21 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.76%) PMO
6 5 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.28%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.14%) GDPR
8 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.069%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.069%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.069%) GCP
System Software
1 1011 (69.68%) Active Directory
2 469 (32.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 335 (23.09%) Hyper-V
4 208 (14.33%) XenApp
5 184 (12.68%) vSphere
6 152 (10.48%) VMware ESXi
7 95 (6.55%) XenDesktop
8 35 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 33 (2.27%) DFS Replication
9 33 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
9 33 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
10 29 (2.00%) XenServer
11 28 (1.93%) NFS
12 20 (1.38%) vCloud
13 18 (1.24%) Terminal Services
13 18 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
14 17 (1.17%) VMware Server
15 13 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
16 10 (0.69%) Shibboleth
16 10 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 243 (16.75%) SCCM
2 100 (6.89%) SCOM
3 72 (4.96%) Backup Exec
4 55 (3.79%) WSUS
5 52 (3.58%) Microsoft Clustering
6 44 (3.03%) AirWatch
7 43 (2.96%) vCenter Server
8 33 (2.27%) NetBackup
9 31 (2.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 29 (2.00%) Ansible
11 25 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 24 (1.65%) Puppet
13 22 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
14 21 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
15 19 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
16 18 (1.24%) Failover Clustering
16 18 (1.24%) vMotion
17 17 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
18 14 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
19 12 (0.83%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 825 (56.86%) VMware
2 808 (55.69%) Microsoft
3 331 (22.81%) Citrix
4 310 (21.36%) Cisco
5 213 (14.68%) HP
6 131 (9.03%) NetApp
7 93 (6.41%) Dell
8 86 (5.93%) EMC
9 76 (5.24%) Symantec
10 73 (5.03%) Red Hat
11 57 (3.93%) Avaya
11 57 (3.93%) Veeam
12 55 (3.79%) Oracle
13 48 (3.31%) Veritas
14 46 (3.17%) Bloomberg
15 44 (3.03%) SolarWinds
16 41 (2.83%) Apple
17 40 (2.76%) SonicWALL
18 39 (2.69%) AppSense
18 39 (2.69%) Reuters
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per day + Bens, OT & On-call !
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Circa £100,000 plus bens (may go hi
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Beckenham, Kent
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + great company culture
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Morson International
Salary: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Too many to list!
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Vadis People
Salary: circ £28,000 - £35,000 + Beer!
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago