Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 593 389 361
Rank change year-on-year -204 -28 -109
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 141 122 412
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.51% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.67% 2.81% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 115 102 367
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,775 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,375 £32,038
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
75th Percentile £59,375 £58,438 £55,000
90th Percentile £68,300 £80,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -9.33% +7.14% -6.67%

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 8,449 4,338 10,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.55% 18.04% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5,935 3,620 8,918
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +13.04% -4.17%
75th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 22 January 2022.

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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -51 18 £41,750 -20.48% 10
East London -34 11 £50,000 +5.26% 8
South London - 6 £62,500 - 2
North London -13 5 £35,000 +17.65% 1
West London -63 5 £40,000 -13.04% 2
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (63.83%) Active Directory
3 88 (62.41%) Windows Server
4 85 (60.28%) Microsoft
5 73 (51.77%) Azure
6 71 (50.35%) Microsoft 365
6 71 (50.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 69 (48.94%) Windows Server 2016
8 58 (41.13%) PowerShell
9 55 (39.01%) Windows Server 2019
10 54 (38.30%) DNS
11 51 (36.17%) Firewall
11 51 (36.17%) Social Skills
12 47 (33.33%) VMware
13 46 (32.62%) DHCP
14 40 (28.37%) Windows 10
15 32 (22.70%) TCP/IP
16 31 (21.99%) MS Exchange
16 31 (21.99%) ITIL
17 30 (21.28%) Migration
17 30 (21.28%) Azure Active Directory
18 29 (20.57%) Linux
19 28 (19.86%) VMware Infrastructure
20 27 (19.15%) Windows 7
20 27 (19.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 27 (19.15%) Cisco
21 26 (18.44%) Citrix
22 25 (17.73%) Finance
23 22 (15.60%) HP
23 22 (15.60%) SAN

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 31 (21.99%) MS Exchange
2 21 (14.89%) IIS
3 18 (12.77%) SharePoint
4 10 (7.09%) Apache
5 9 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.96%) Confluence
7 6 (4.26%) CMS
7 6 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (2.84%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.84%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Magento
1 2 (1.42%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 73 (51.77%) Azure
2 71 (50.35%) Microsoft 365
3 30 (21.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (8.51%) AWS
5 6 (4.26%) Mimecast
6 5 (3.55%) IaaS
6 5 (3.55%) Nutanix
7 4 (2.84%) GCP
8 3 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.13%) GitHub
8 3 (2.13%) PaaS
9 2 (1.42%) Asana
9 2 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.42%) AWS OpsWorks
9 2 (1.42%) SaaS
9 2 (1.42%) Serverless
10 1 (0.71%) Azure Stack
10 1 (0.71%) Cohesity
10 1 (0.71%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 54 (38.30%) DNS
2 51 (36.17%) Firewall
3 46 (32.62%) DHCP
4 32 (22.70%) TCP/IP
5 22 (15.60%) SAN
6 14 (9.93%) WAN
7 13 (9.22%) LAN
8 12 (8.51%) HTTP
8 12 (8.51%) VLAN
9 9 (6.38%) VPN
10 7 (4.96%) iSCSI
11 6 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (3.55%) Ethernet
12 5 (3.55%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (2.84%) Skype
13 4 (2.84%) VoIP
13 4 (2.84%) Wireless
14 3 (2.13%) DSL
14 3 (2.13%) SSL
15 2 (1.42%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (4.96%) MySQL
4 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (6.38%) JIRA
2 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.42%) Subversion
4 1 (0.71%) Ant
4 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (36.17%) Social Skills
2 25 (17.73%) Finance
3 15 (10.64%) Presentation Skills
4 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.38%) Documentation Skills
6 6 (4.26%) Advertising
6 6 (4.26%) Multimedia
6 6 (4.26%) Public Sector
7 5 (3.55%) Back Office
8 4 (2.84%) Legal
9 3 (2.13%) Banking
10 2 (1.42%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.42%) Law
10 2 (1.42%) Retail
10 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (17.73%) Analyst
1 25 (17.73%) Support Engineer
2 22 (15.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (13.48%) IT Engineer
4 18 (12.77%) Support Analyst
5 15 (10.64%) IT Support
6 13 (9.22%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (9.22%) Project Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) Project Support Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 9 (6.38%) Server Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Azure Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Desktop Support
10 8 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.26%) Administrator
11 6 (4.26%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.09%) HTML
2 6 (4.26%) OLE
3 4 (2.84%) .NET
3 4 (2.84%) LAMP
3 4 (2.84%) OC4J
3 4 (2.84%) XML
4 3 (2.13%) WSH
5 2 (1.42%) REST
6 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.71%) DOM
6 1 (0.71%) JSON
6 1 (0.71%) LDAP
6 1 (0.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.48%) Clustering
2 14 (9.93%) PKI
3 10 (7.09%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.09%) Replication
4 9 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (4.96%) e-Learning
6 6 (4.26%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.84%) PMI
7 4 (2.84%) SCADA
8 3 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.13%) User Experience
9 2 (1.42%) CCTV
9 2 (1.42%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (1.42%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.42%) Fibre Optics
9 2 (1.42%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.42%) IBM XIV
9 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (62.41%) Windows Server
3 71 (50.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 69 (48.94%) Windows Server 2016
5 55 (39.01%) Windows Server 2019
6 40 (28.37%) Windows 10
7 29 (20.57%) Linux
8 27 (19.15%) Windows 7
9 11 (7.80%) SUSE
10 9 (6.38%) Windows 8
11 8 (5.67%) Mac OS X
11 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (3.55%) Windows XP
13 4 (2.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 4 (2.84%) Unix
14 3 (2.13%) Android
14 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.42%) Solaris
15 2 (1.42%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.99%) ITIL
2 30 (21.28%) Migration
3 27 (19.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 20 (14.18%) Mentoring
4 20 (14.18%) Project Management
5 19 (13.48%) DevOps
6 16 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (9.93%) Change Management
8 11 (7.80%) Incident Management
8 11 (7.80%) Scrum
9 10 (7.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (7.09%) Line Management
9 10 (7.09%) Problem Management
10 9 (6.38%) Systems Engineering
11 8 (5.67%) Analytics
11 8 (5.67%) Data Analytics
11 8 (5.67%) ITSM
11 8 (5.67%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (5.67%) Project Delivery
11 8 (5.67%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (41.13%) PowerShell
2 18 (12.77%) SQL
3 8 (5.67%) Python
3 8 (5.67%) VB
3 8 (5.67%) VBScript
4 7 (4.96%) C#
5 6 (4.26%) C
6 5 (3.55%) Bash
6 5 (3.55%) Java
6 5 (3.55%) Perl
7 4 (2.84%) Korn
8 2 (1.42%) VBA
9 1 (0.71%) AWK
9 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.71%) PHP
9 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (10.64%) MCITP
2 15 (10.64%) MCSE
3 14 (9.93%) CCNA
4 9 (6.38%) DBS Check
5 7 (4.96%) MCSA
6 6 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.84%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.13%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.42%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.42%) CCNP
9 2 (1.42%) Degree
9 2 (1.42%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.42%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.42%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.42%) MCDST
9 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.42%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.77%) SLA
2 6 (4.26%) QA
3 5 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.13%) GDPR
4 3 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (63.83%) Active Directory
2 28 (19.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (12.77%) Hyper-V
4 16 (11.35%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (10.64%) vSphere
6 13 (9.22%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (7.09%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.84%) XenApp
9 3 (2.13%) Terminal Server
9 3 (2.13%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.42%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.42%) vCloud
11 1 (0.71%) Docker
11 1 (0.71%) NFS
11 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (11.35%) SCCM
2 11 (7.80%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (3.55%) OpenView
5 4 (2.84%) Ansible
5 4 (2.84%) HP SIM
5 4 (2.84%) Nagios
5 4 (2.84%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.13%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.42%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.42%) QRadar
7 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.42%) SCOM
7 2 (1.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.42%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 85 (60.28%) Microsoft
2 47 (33.33%) VMware
3 27 (19.15%) Cisco
4 26 (18.44%) Citrix
5 22 (15.60%) HP
6 15 (10.64%) Dell
7 12 (8.51%) Oracle
8 10 (7.09%) EMC
9 9 (6.38%) Avaya
10 8 (5.67%) Apple
11 7 (4.96%) EqualLogic
11 7 (4.96%) SolarWinds
12 6 (4.26%) Commvault
12 6 (4.26%) Red Hat
12 6 (4.26%) Sophos
13 5 (3.55%) Ivanti
13 5 (3.55%) McAfee
13 5 (3.55%) Symantec
14 4 (2.84%) Cognizant
14 4 (2.84%) Veritas