Period
to 30 October 2020

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 6 months to 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > London
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 355 326 232
Rank change year-on-year -29 -94 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 108 502 1,087
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.92% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.82% 4.24% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 112 439 1,046
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
10th Percentile £29,775 £26,250 £26,625
90th Percentile £86,250 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,836 11,851 15,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.16% 21.65% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,191 9,693 12,663
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,550 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,591 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.67% -4.02% +5.56%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in London.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in London over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

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 6 months to 30 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +36 18 £55,000 +22.22% 4
South London +2 10 £57,500 -14.81%
North London +27 5 £45,000 -5.26%
West London +48 4 £46,000 +19.48% 2
East London +21 3 £40,000 +30.72% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (80.56%) Windows Server
3 82 (75.93%) Microsoft
4 72 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 70 (64.81%) Azure
6 69 (63.89%) Office 365
6 69 (63.89%) VMware
7 64 (59.26%) PowerShell
8 61 (56.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 49 (45.37%) Windows Server 2016
11 46 (42.59%) Cisco
11 46 (42.59%) DNS
12 43 (39.81%) DHCP
12 43 (39.81%) Windows 10
13 40 (37.04%) MS Exchange
14 36 (33.33%) Hyper-V
15 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Office
16 34 (31.48%) Firewall
17 32 (29.63%) Finance
18 31 (28.70%) Windows 7
19 28 (25.93%) vSphere
20 27 (25.00%) Citrix
21 25 (23.15%) SQL Server
22 24 (22.22%) TCP/IP
23 23 (21.30%) Microsoft Certification
23 23 (21.30%) AWS
23 23 (21.30%) NetScaler
24 22 (20.37%) HP
24 22 (20.37%) 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 40 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 15 (13.89%) IIS
3 14 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (12.96%) Skype for Business
4 12 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.78%) Confluence
5 3 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.93%) Apache
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 70 (64.81%) Azure
2 69 (63.89%) Office 365
3 23 (21.30%) AWS
4 21 (19.44%) IaaS
5 12 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (9.26%) PaaS
7 9 (8.33%) SaaS
8 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.93%) G Suite
9 1 (0.93%) Logic Apps
9 1 (0.93%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.93%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.93%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (42.59%) DNS
2 43 (39.81%) DHCP
3 34 (31.48%) Firewall
4 24 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 23 (21.30%) NetScaler
6 19 (17.59%) LAN
6 19 (17.59%) SAN
6 19 (17.59%) VPN
7 16 (14.81%) WAN
8 15 (13.89%) VoIP
9 14 (12.96%) Skype
10 11 (10.19%) Wireless
11 10 (9.26%) VLAN
12 9 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (8.33%) iSCSI
13 8 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (5.56%) Internet
14 6 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (4.63%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.78%) Big Data
4 3 (2.78%) MySQL
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.93%) Power BI
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.78%) Bitbucket
2 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.78%) MSI
3 2 (1.85%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) Hudson
4 1 (0.93%) JIRA
4 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (29.63%) Finance
2 8 (7.41%) Banking
3 3 (2.78%) Back Office
3 3 (2.78%) Law
3 3 (2.78%) Local Government
4 2 (1.85%) Housing Association
4 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) International Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (19.44%) Analyst
2 14 (12.96%) Support Engineer
3 13 (12.04%) IT Engineer
3 13 (12.04%) Windows Engineer
4 12 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) Operations Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Server Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.63%) Implementation Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Implementation Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.56%) LDAP
2 3 (2.78%) Web Services
2 3 (2.78%) WSH
3 2 (1.85%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.93%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.93%) CSS
4 1 (0.93%) HTML
4 1 (0.93%) HTML5
4 1 (0.93%) LAMP
4 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Clustering
2 14 (12.96%) Management Information System
3 13 (12.04%) Data Centre
4 9 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (5.56%) Replication
6 5 (4.63%) Fat Client
6 5 (4.63%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.85%) Equities
8 2 (1.85%) Eurex
8 2 (1.85%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.85%) iPhone
9 1 (0.93%) CMDB
9 1 (0.93%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.93%) PKI
9 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (80.56%) Windows Server
3 61 (56.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (45.37%) Windows Server 2016
5 43 (39.81%) Windows 10
6 31 (28.70%) Windows 7
7 22 (20.37%) Linux
8 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2019
9 13 (12.04%) Unix
10 10 (9.26%) Windows 8
11 7 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (5.56%) Ubuntu
13 5 (4.63%) CentOS
13 5 (4.63%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (1.85%) Android
15 2 (1.85%) FreeBSD
15 2 (1.85%) Solaris
15 2 (1.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (14.81%) DevOps
2 16 (14.81%) Patch Management
3 15 (13.89%) ITIL
4 14 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (12.96%) Technical Leadership
5 12 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 11 (10.19%) Problem Management
7 10 (9.26%) Incident Management
7 10 (9.26%) Migration
7 10 (9.26%) Project Management
8 9 (8.33%) Computer Science
8 9 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (8.33%) Fintech
8 9 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 9 (8.33%) Task Automation
9 8 (7.41%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.41%) Data Privacy
9 8 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (7.41%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (59.26%) PowerShell
2 16 (14.81%) SQL
3 7 (6.48%) VBScript
4 4 (3.70%) Python
4 4 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.85%) Perl
6 2 (1.85%) R
6 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.93%) PHP
7 1 (0.93%) Ruby
7 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (21.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (8.33%) Degree
3 9 (8.33%) MCSA
3 9 (8.33%) MCSE
4 8 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.70%) MCITP
5 4 (3.70%) MCP
5 4 (3.70%) VCP5
6 2 (1.85%) CCNA
7 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.93%) CCNP
7 1 (0.93%) CISM
7 1 (0.93%) CISSP
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.93%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.81%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) GDPR
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 72 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 58 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 28 (25.93%) vSphere
5 17 (15.74%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (9.26%) XenApp
7 7 (6.48%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (6.48%) XenDesktop
8 5 (4.63%) DFS Replication
8 5 (4.63%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.78%) vCloud
9 3 (2.78%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.93%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 1 (0.93%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.93%) NFS
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (19.44%) SCCM
2 14 (12.96%) Ansible
2 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (12.04%) SCVMM
4 12 (11.11%) Puppet
5 9 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (7.41%) HP Data Protector
7 7 (6.48%) Backup Exec
7 7 (6.48%) WSUS
8 6 (5.56%) SCOM
8 6 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (2.78%) AirWatch
9 3 (2.78%) Terraform
10 2 (1.85%) DatAdvantage
11 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.93%) Simpana
11 1 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 82 (75.93%) Microsoft
2 69 (63.89%) VMware
3 46 (42.59%) Cisco
4 27 (25.00%) Citrix
5 22 (20.37%) HP
5 22 (20.37%) Sophos
6 12 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 11 (10.19%) Veeam
8 10 (9.26%) CheckPoint
9 9 (8.33%) CommVault
9 9 (8.33%) EMC
9 9 (8.33%) Oracle
10 8 (7.41%) Juniper
10 8 (7.41%) MobileIron
10 8 (7.41%) Nimble Storage
10 8 (7.41%) Nokia
10 8 (7.41%) Palo Alto
11 7 (6.48%) Meraki
11 7 (6.48%) NetApp
12 6 (5.56%) Symantec