Period
to 7 April 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 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > London
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 379 249 207
Rank change year-on-year -130 -42 -38
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 334 839 1,215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.70% 1.37% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.55% 6.12% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 297 779 1,101
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,050 £67,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year - +2.74% -1.35%

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 9,420 13,700 16,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.86% 22.33% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7,648 11,335 13,994
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 7 April 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 7 April 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 -81 92 £42,500 - 16
South London -4 29 £57,500 +42.86% 5
West London -25 19 £52,500 +69.35% 6
East London -8 5 £53,024 +51.50% 3
North London -15 5 £42,000 +5.00%
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 7 April 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.

1 334 (100.00%) Windows
2 265 (79.34%) Windows Server
3 225 (67.37%) Microsoft
4 224 (67.07%) Active Directory
5 181 (54.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 159 (47.60%) VMware
7 155 (46.41%) Office 365
8 133 (39.82%) Windows 7
9 127 (38.02%) Windows Server 2016
10 124 (37.13%) Windows 10
10 124 (37.13%) PowerShell
11 109 (32.63%) Azure
12 104 (31.14%) DNS
13 101 (30.24%) VMware Infrastructure
14 90 (26.95%) SQL Server
15 87 (26.05%) DHCP
16 86 (25.75%) Firewall
17 84 (25.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 81 (24.25%) ITIL
19 78 (23.35%) Finance
20 77 (23.05%) SQL
20 77 (23.05%) TCP/IP
21 76 (22.75%) Linux
22 72 (21.56%) Cisco
23 70 (20.96%) MS Exchange
24 69 (20.66%) Citrix
25 66 (19.76%) Microsoft Certification
26 58 (17.37%) Microsoft Office
27 54 (16.17%) AWS
28 51 (15.27%) SCCM

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 70 (20.96%) MS Exchange
2 46 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 37 (11.08%) IIS
5 20 (5.99%) SharePoint
6 19 (5.69%) Skype for Business
7 12 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.40%) Drupal
9 6 (1.80%) SAS
10 4 (1.20%) Apache
10 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.20%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.60%) WordPress
13 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.30%) Confluence
13 1 (0.30%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.30%) LiveLink
Applications
1 58 (17.37%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.30%) InDesign
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (7.49%) Salerio
2 2 (0.60%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.60%) Sage 50
2 2 (0.60%) Shopify
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 155 (46.41%) Office 365
2 109 (32.63%) Azure
3 54 (16.17%) AWS
4 31 (9.28%) IaaS
5 24 (7.19%) PaaS
6 21 (6.29%) Mimecast
7 18 (5.39%) SaaS
8 14 (4.19%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 6 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.80%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (1.80%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (1.50%) GCP
11 5 (1.50%) WhatsApp
12 4 (1.20%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (1.20%) SoftLayer
13 3 (0.90%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 104 (31.14%) DNS
2 87 (26.05%) DHCP
3 86 (25.75%) Firewall
4 77 (23.05%) TCP/IP
5 46 (13.77%) SAN
6 34 (10.18%) LAN
7 33 (9.88%) WAN
8 29 (8.68%) VPN
9 22 (6.59%) Skype
9 22 (6.59%) VLAN
10 19 (5.69%) Internet
11 18 (5.39%) NetScaler
11 18 (5.39%) Wireless
12 13 (3.89%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (3.59%) VoIP
14 11 (3.29%) Remote Desktop
14 11 (3.29%) WebEx
15 10 (2.99%) VSAN
16 9 (2.69%) NAS
17 7 (2.10%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (26.95%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (7.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (5.09%) MySQL
5 14 (4.19%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (3.29%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.10%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2017
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.30%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 28 (8.38%) JIRA
2 3 (0.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.60%) MSI
3 2 (0.60%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
General
1 78 (23.35%) Finance
2 12 (3.59%) Back Office
3 10 (2.99%) Banking
3 10 (2.99%) Legal
4 6 (1.80%) Law
5 5 (1.50%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.20%) French Language
6 4 (1.20%) Public Sector
7 3 (0.90%) Advertising
7 3 (0.90%) Publishing
7 3 (0.90%) Retail
8 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.60%) Marketing
9 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (21.56%) Analyst
2 68 (20.36%) Support Engineer
3 59 (17.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 43 (12.87%) Support Analyst
5 42 (12.57%) IT Engineer
6 34 (10.18%) Applications Support
7 28 (8.38%) IT Support
8 25 (7.49%) Applications Support Analyst
9 24 (7.19%) Junior
10 23 (6.89%) Junior Applications Support
11 22 (6.59%) Junior Analyst
11 22 (6.59%) Junior Support Analyst
12 21 (6.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 20 (5.99%) IT Analyst
13 20 (5.99%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (5.39%) 3rd Line Support
14 18 (5.39%) Administrator
15 17 (5.09%) 2nd Line Support
15 17 (5.09%) IT Support Engineer
16 16 (4.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.38%) .NET
2 25 (7.49%) Elastic Stack
2 25 (7.49%) Regular Expression
3 21 (6.29%) Web Services
4 10 (2.99%) CSS
4 10 (2.99%) HTML
5 9 (2.69%) HTML5
5 9 (2.69%) LDAP
6 8 (2.40%) LAMP
6 8 (2.40%) XML
7 3 (0.90%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.60%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.60%) SAML
9 1 (0.30%) Flash
9 1 (0.30%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.30%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.87%) Data Centre
2 30 (8.98%) Management Information System
3 26 (7.78%) Derivative
3 26 (7.78%) Equities
3 26 (7.78%) SWIFT
4 16 (4.79%) Clustering
5 15 (4.49%) iPhone
6 14 (4.19%) Blackberry
7 13 (3.89%) iPad
7 13 (3.89%) Smartphone
8 10 (2.99%) Private Cloud
9 9 (2.69%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (2.40%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.80%) Replication
12 5 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.90%) CCTV
13 3 (0.90%) EPoS
13 3 (0.90%) FMCG
14 2 (0.60%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 334 (100.00%) Windows
2 265 (79.34%) Windows Server
3 181 (54.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 133 (39.82%) Windows 7
5 127 (38.02%) Windows Server 2016
6 124 (37.13%) Windows 10
7 76 (22.75%) Linux
8 43 (12.87%) Unix
9 41 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (7.49%) Windows Server 2019
11 21 (6.29%) Mac OS X
12 19 (5.69%) Windows 8
13 17 (5.09%) Android
14 15 (4.49%) CentOS
15 11 (3.29%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.80%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (1.50%) FreeBSD
18 3 (0.90%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
19 2 (0.60%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (25.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 81 (24.25%) ITIL
3 39 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (7.78%) Portfolio Management
5 22 (6.59%) Migration
6 17 (5.09%) Fintech
6 17 (5.09%) Technical Leadership
7 16 (4.79%) DevOps
7 16 (4.79%) Project Management
8 15 (4.49%) Change Control
8 15 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (4.19%) Change Management
9 14 (4.19%) Computer Science
9 14 (4.19%) Incident Management
10 13 (3.89%) Configuration Management
10 13 (3.89%) Service Management
11 12 (3.59%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (3.59%) ITIL V3
11 12 (3.59%) ITSM
11 12 (3.59%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (37.13%) PowerShell
2 77 (23.05%) SQL
3 22 (6.59%) Bash Shell
4 10 (2.99%) Shell Script
4 10 (2.99%) T-SQL
5 9 (2.69%) PHP
5 9 (2.69%) PHP 5
5 9 (2.69%) VBScript
6 5 (1.50%) Perl
7 4 (1.20%) Python
8 2 (0.60%) VB
9 1 (0.30%) Java
9 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 66 (19.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (12.87%) MCSE
3 38 (11.38%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (7.78%) Degree
4 26 (7.78%) MCSA
5 25 (7.49%) CCNA
6 22 (6.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (5.99%) MCP
8 18 (5.39%) MCITP
9 14 (4.19%) CCNP
9 14 (4.19%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (0.90%) VCP5
12 2 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.60%) PCI QSA
12 2 (0.60%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.30%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.30%) CCENT
13 1 (0.30%) CCSP
13 1 (0.30%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.19%) SLA
2 10 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.60%) GDPR
4 2 (0.60%) NCSC
4 2 (0.60%) QA
5 1 (0.30%) NIST
System Software
1 224 (67.07%) Active Directory
2 101 (30.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (14.67%) Hyper-V
4 45 (13.47%) VMware ESXi
5 43 (12.87%) vSphere
6 29 (8.68%) XenApp
7 22 (6.59%) XenDesktop
8 14 (4.19%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (3.89%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (2.40%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 6 (1.80%) BitLocker
12 4 (1.20%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.30%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
15 1 (0.30%) Docker
15 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.30%) NFS
15 1 (0.30%) UAG
Systems Management
1 51 (15.27%) SCCM
2 25 (7.49%) Nagios
3 20 (5.99%) Backup Exec
4 18 (5.39%) SCVMM
5 17 (5.09%) vCenter Server
6 15 (4.49%) Microsoft Intune
7 14 (4.19%) WSUS
8 13 (3.89%) Ansible
9 12 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (3.59%) Puppet
10 8 (2.40%) SCOM
11 7 (2.10%) XenMobile
12 6 (1.80%) HP UCMDB
12 6 (1.80%) Jamf Pro
13 4 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 3 (0.90%) AirWatch
14 3 (0.90%) Failover Clustering
14 3 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 225 (67.37%) Microsoft
2 159 (47.60%) VMware
3 72 (21.56%) Cisco
4 69 (20.66%) Citrix
5 45 (13.47%) HP
6 34 (10.18%) ServiceNow
7 33 (9.88%) Oracle
8 24 (7.19%) Apple
9 20 (5.99%) Dell
10 19 (5.69%) Veeam
11 18 (5.39%) F5
12 16 (4.79%) Red Hat
13 15 (4.49%) Mitel
14 13 (3.89%) CheckPoint
15 12 (3.59%) Sophos
16 10 (2.99%) Veritas
17 9 (2.69%) Palo Alto
17 9 (2.69%) SonicWALL
17 9 (2.69%) Symantec
18 8 (2.40%) Meraki