Period
to 28 September 2021

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 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > London
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 612 342 322
Rank change year-on-year -270 -20 -87
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 99 124 548
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.63% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.29% 3.24% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 84 113 477
10th Percentile £25,225 £30,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,625 £37,500 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £56,559
90th Percentile £76,375 £86,000 £70,500
England median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.50% +6.67% -2.60%

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 7,696 3,823 12,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.60% 19.38% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,292 3,224 9,989
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 28 September 2021.

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 28 September 2021. 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 -64 20 £31,250 -34.21% 4
West London -73 6 £45,000 -2.17% 4
South London -33 5 £62,500 +4.17% 1
North London -14 1 £35,000 -22.22% 2
East London -17 1 £40,000 - 2
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, 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 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 60 (60.61%) Active Directory
4 58 (58.59%) Windows Server 2016
5 56 (56.57%) Microsoft
6 55 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (47.47%) Microsoft 365
8 44 (44.44%) Azure
9 43 (43.43%) VMware
10 39 (39.39%) DNS
11 36 (36.36%) Social Skills
12 35 (35.35%) TCP/IP
13 34 (34.34%) PowerShell
13 34 (34.34%) Windows 10
14 32 (32.32%) DHCP
15 31 (31.31%) Firewall
16 29 (29.29%) MS Exchange
17 27 (27.27%) ITIL
18 25 (25.25%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (25.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 23 (23.23%) Windows Server 2019
19 23 (23.23%) Finance
20 22 (22.22%) Linux
21 21 (21.21%) Cisco
21 21 (21.21%) Citrix
22 20 (20.20%) Microsoft Certification
22 20 (20.20%) Dell
23 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
23 19 (19.19%) Exchange Server 2010
24 18 (18.18%) HP

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 29 (29.29%) MS Exchange
2 19 (19.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (15.15%) IIS
3 15 (15.15%) SharePoint
4 9 (9.09%) Skype for Business
5 8 (8.08%) Apache
5 8 (8.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (8.08%) Tomcat
5 8 (8.08%) WebLogic
6 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.01%) ArcGIS
8 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.01%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 47 (47.47%) Microsoft 365
2 44 (44.44%) Azure
3 16 (16.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (8.08%) AWS
5 6 (6.06%) IaaS
6 5 (5.05%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (4.04%) Mimecast
8 2 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.02%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (2.02%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (2.02%) Google Workspace
8 2 (2.02%) PaaS
8 2 (2.02%) Serverless
9 1 (1.01%) Azure Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 39 (39.39%) DNS
2 35 (35.35%) TCP/IP
3 32 (32.32%) DHCP
4 31 (31.31%) Firewall
5 15 (15.15%) VPN
6 14 (14.14%) LAN
6 14 (14.14%) SAN
7 12 (12.12%) WAN
8 10 (10.10%) HTTP
9 7 (7.07%) DSL
9 7 (7.07%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (5.05%) Ethernet
11 5 (5.05%) Skype
11 5 (5.05%) VoIP
12 4 (4.04%) NAS
13 3 (3.03%) Intranet
13 3 (3.03%) iSCSI
13 3 (3.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (9.09%) MySQL
3 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.03%) Data Vault
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.01%) GIS
6 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (36.36%) Social Skills
2 23 (23.23%) Finance
3 9 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.07%) Banking
4 7 (7.07%) Legal
5 5 (5.05%) Financial Institution
6 4 (4.04%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (2.02%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.01%) Back Office
8 1 (1.01%) Danish Language
8 1 (1.01%) Retail
8 1 (1.01%) Swedish Language
8 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Analyst
2 18 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 13 (13.13%) Service Analyst
3 13 (13.13%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (10.10%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) DBA
5 9 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Senior DBA
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Support Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Service Desk Support
6 8 (8.08%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.05%) Administrator
7 5 (5.05%) Head of Operations
8 4 (4.04%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.08%) HTML
1 8 (8.08%) LAMP
1 8 (8.08%) OC4J
2 6 (6.06%) .NET
3 4 (4.04%) REST
4 2 (2.02%) WSH
5 1 (1.01%) COM
5 1 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.01%) JSON
5 1 (1.01%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Clustering
2 8 (8.08%) PMI
3 7 (7.07%) Replication
4 6 (6.06%) EMC VNX
5 5 (5.05%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.05%) Hedge funds
5 5 (5.05%) PKI
5 5 (5.05%) Symmetrix
5 5 (5.05%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.03%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.03%) Reinsurance
7 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.02%) EMC VNXe
7 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.02%) Fibre Optics
7 2 (2.02%) FlexPod
7 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.02%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (1.01%) CCTV
8 1 (1.01%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 58 (58.59%) Windows Server 2016
4 55 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (34.34%) Windows 10
6 23 (23.23%) Windows Server 2019
7 22 (22.22%) Linux
8 18 (18.18%) Windows 7
9 14 (14.14%) SUSE
10 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (8.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 7 (7.07%) Windows 8
13 5 (5.05%) Unix
14 4 (4.04%) Ubuntu
15 3 (3.03%) Mac OS X
16 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (2.02%) Solaris
16 2 (2.02%) Windows NT
17 1 (1.01%) Android
17 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) ITIL
2 25 (25.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (12.12%) Server Management
4 11 (11.11%) High Availability
4 11 (11.11%) Service Management
5 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.10%) Migration
5 10 (10.10%) Service Delivery
6 9 (9.09%) Analytics
6 9 (9.09%) Data Analytics
7 8 (8.08%) DevOps
7 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.07%) Change Control
8 7 (7.07%) Change Management
8 7 (7.07%) Data Security
9 6 (6.06%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.06%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.06%) Project Management
9 6 (6.06%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.34%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.12%) SQL
3 10 (10.10%) C
4 8 (8.08%) Bash Shell
4 8 (8.08%) Java
4 8 (8.08%) Korn
4 8 (8.08%) Perl
4 8 (8.08%) Python
5 5 (5.05%) VB
6 2 (2.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.11%) MCSE
3 10 (10.10%) MCP
4 8 (8.08%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (8.08%) MCSA
4 8 (8.08%) PMI Certification
5 6 (6.06%) Degree
6 5 (5.05%) MCITP
7 4 (4.04%) AWS Certification
7 4 (4.04%) CCNA
7 4 (4.04%) MCDST
8 3 (3.03%) DBS Check
8 3 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.02%) CCDA
9 2 (2.02%) CCNP
9 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.02%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.02%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.02%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.16%) SLA
2 7 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (6.06%) GDPR
4 1 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 25 (25.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (13.13%) Hyper-V
4 12 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (12.12%) vSphere
5 8 (8.08%) XenApp
6 7 (7.07%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (7.07%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.04%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.02%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 1 (1.01%) NFS
9 1 (1.01%) vCloud
9 1 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.01%) VMware NSX
9 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (11.11%) SCCM
2 9 (9.09%) Nagios
3 5 (5.05%) Ansible
3 5 (5.05%) SCOM
3 5 (5.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (4.04%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.04%) QRadar
5 3 (3.03%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (3.03%) SCSM
5 3 (3.03%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.02%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.01%) DatAdvantage
7 1 (1.01%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 56 (56.57%) Microsoft
2 43 (43.43%) VMware
3 21 (21.21%) Cisco
3 21 (21.21%) Citrix
4 20 (20.20%) Dell
5 18 (18.18%) HP
6 14 (14.14%) Oracle
7 12 (12.12%) Sophos
8 11 (11.11%) EMC
9 10 (10.10%) Symantec
10 8 (8.08%) Red Hat
11 7 (7.07%) Canon
11 7 (7.07%) NetApp
11 7 (7.07%) SonicWALL
12 6 (6.06%) ServiceNow
13 5 (5.05%) Infoblox
14 4 (4.04%) CA
14 4 (4.04%) Ivanti
14 4 (4.04%) Qualys
14 4 (4.04%) Veritas