Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 169 89
Rank change year-on-year -38 -80 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1330 1587 2880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.76% 2.08% 3.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.11% 8.30% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1387 2538
London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -2.67% -

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 18715 19123 23816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 24.83% 25.10% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14474 16627 20460
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +1 319 £45,000 -3.23% 11
West London -24 94 £41,750 -1.76% 7
South London +1 50 £37,000 +8.82% 2
North London -5 20 £37,500 +15.38%
East London -53 16 £29,500 -1.67% 4
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 1330 (100.00%) Windows
2 968 (72.78%) Windows Server
3 895 (67.29%) Active Directory
4 890 (66.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 746 (56.09%) VMware
6 733 (55.11%) Microsoft
7 507 (38.12%) MS Exchange
8 506 (38.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 431 (32.41%) Office 365
10 415 (31.20%) Windows 7
11 367 (27.59%) Citrix
12 356 (26.77%) Windows 10
13 343 (25.79%) Finance
14 336 (25.26%) DNS
15 331 (24.89%) Cisco
16 316 (23.76%) ITIL
17 315 (23.68%) Firewall
18 314 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2010
19 310 (23.31%) SQL Server
20 302 (22.71%) SAN
21 291 (21.88%) Hyper-V
22 290 (21.80%) SQL
23 281 (21.13%) DHCP
24 251 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
25 248 (18.65%) PowerShell
26 218 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
27 214 (16.09%) Microsoft Office
28 212 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2013
29 210 (15.79%) Degree
30 202 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 507 (38.12%) MS Exchange
2 314 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 212 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 165 (12.41%) SharePoint
5 136 (10.23%) IIS
6 122 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 73 (5.49%) Skype for Business
8 59 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 51 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 27 (2.03%) Apache
11 25 (1.88%) Tomcat
12 18 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 13 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
14 12 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.53%) WebSphere
17 6 (0.45%) CMS
17 6 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
17 6 (0.45%) nginx
18 5 (0.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 214 (16.09%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.075%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 22 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.98%) Northgate Housing
3 9 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 8 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.23%) Relativity
6 3 (0.23%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.15%) Eikon
8 1 (0.075%) Endur
8 1 (0.075%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.075%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.075%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.075%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.075%) Siebel CRM
8 1 (0.075%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 431 (32.41%) Office 365
2 202 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 102 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
4 56 (4.21%) Mimecast
5 34 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
6 29 (2.18%) IaaS
7 14 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (0.83%) PaaS
9 10 (0.75%) OneDrive
10 9 (0.68%) G Suite
11 6 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (0.45%) SaaS
12 5 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 5 (0.38%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.30%) Datadog
14 3 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.23%) Dropbox
14 3 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 336 (25.26%) DNS
2 315 (23.68%) Firewall
3 302 (22.71%) SAN
4 281 (21.13%) DHCP
5 199 (14.96%) WAN
6 197 (14.81%) TCP/IP
7 194 (14.59%) LAN
8 155 (11.65%) VPN
9 105 (7.89%) VLAN
10 71 (5.34%) NAS
11 69 (5.19%) VoIP
12 63 (4.74%) NetScaler
13 59 (4.44%) Skype
14 54 (4.06%) Internet
15 48 (3.61%) Cisco IOS
16 41 (3.08%) MPLS
17 40 (3.01%) Unified Communications
18 34 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
19 32 (2.41%) iSCSI
20 30 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (23.31%) SQL Server
2 119 (8.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (1.35%) Relational Database
6 16 (1.20%) MySQL
7 10 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (0.53%) IDOL
9 7 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (0.45%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.38%) MS Access
12 4 (0.30%) Big Data
13 3 (0.23%) InterBase
13 3 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 16 (1.20%) TeamCity
3 14 (1.05%) JIRA
4 11 (0.83%) Zephyr
5 10 (0.75%) Eclipse
5 10 (0.75%) Visual Studio
6 9 (0.68%) Git (software)
7 8 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.45%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.30%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (0.23%) MSI
11 3 (0.23%) NuGet
12 2 (0.15%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.075%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.075%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.075%) Subversion
13 1 (0.075%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.075%) Vagrant
General
1 343 (25.79%) Finance
2 111 (8.35%) Law
3 95 (7.14%) Banking
4 86 (6.47%) Legal
5 37 (2.78%) Investment Banking
6 32 (2.41%) Retail Banking
7 24 (1.80%) Back Office
8 23 (1.73%) Manufacturing
9 22 (1.65%) Publishing
10 20 (1.50%) Military
11 19 (1.43%) Billing
12 18 (1.35%) Financial Institution
12 18 (1.35%) Telecoms
13 16 (1.20%) Retail
14 12 (0.90%) Front Office
15 10 (0.75%) Advertising
16 9 (0.68%) Marketing
17 6 (0.45%) Games
18 3 (0.23%) Electronics
18 3 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 240 (18.05%) Analyst
2 213 (16.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 165 (12.41%) Support Engineer
4 139 (10.45%) Support Analyst
5 127 (9.55%) Administrator
6 126 (9.47%) Windows Engineer
7 113 (8.50%) IT Support
8 95 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
9 94 (7.07%) Systems Administrator
10 93 (6.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 84 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
12 83 (6.24%) IT Engineer
13 75 (5.64%) Desktop Support
13 75 (5.64%) Server Engineer
14 67 (5.04%) Server Support
15 66 (4.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 63 (4.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 57 (4.29%) Exchange Engineer
18 56 (4.21%) 3rd Line Support
19 55 (4.14%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (3.08%) .NET
2 26 (1.95%) Web Services
3 13 (0.98%) XML
4 12 (0.90%) WSH
5 11 (0.83%) 802.1X
5 11 (0.83%) HTML
6 9 (0.68%) CSS
6 9 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (0.45%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.38%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (0.38%) LAMP
8 5 (0.38%) XMPP
9 4 (0.30%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.30%) X-Windows
10 3 (0.23%) JSON
10 3 (0.23%) Middleware
11 2 (0.15%) JDBC
11 2 (0.15%) ODBC
11 2 (0.15%) Software Packaging
11 2 (0.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 95 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 93 (6.99%) Data Centre
3 86 (6.47%) Clustering
4 60 (4.51%) Hedge funds
4 60 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 55 (4.14%) Replication
6 54 (4.06%) Blackberry
7 49 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (2.18%) Video Conferencing
9 22 (1.65%) Fat Client
9 22 (1.65%) Thin Client
10 19 (1.43%) EMC VNX
10 19 (1.43%) iPhone
11 15 (1.13%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.13%) Driving Licence
11 15 (1.13%) iPad
11 15 (1.13%) Virtual Team
12 12 (0.90%) EMC VMAX
12 12 (0.90%) Fintech
13 11 (0.83%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1330 (100.00%) Windows
2 968 (72.78%) Windows Server
3 890 (66.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 415 (31.20%) Windows 7
5 356 (26.77%) Windows 10
6 218 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 201 (15.11%) Linux
8 133 (10.00%) Windows 8
9 79 (5.94%) Windows XP
10 69 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 49 (3.68%) Mac OS X
12 28 (2.11%) Android
13 25 (1.88%) CentOS
13 25 (1.88%) Unix
14 24 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
15 23 (1.73%) Ubuntu
16 17 (1.28%) Mac OS
17 11 (0.83%) Solaris
17 11 (0.83%) SUSE
18 8 (0.60%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (23.76%) ITIL
2 106 (7.97%) Service Delivery
3 95 (7.14%) Migration
4 82 (6.17%) Change Management
5 73 (5.49%) Configuration Management
6 66 (4.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 59 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 55 (4.14%) Asset Management
9 54 (4.06%) Mentoring
9 54 (4.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 53 (3.98%) Project Management
11 51 (3.83%) DevOps
12 49 (3.68%) Service Management
12 49 (3.68%) Time Management
13 46 (3.46%) Business Continuity
14 45 (3.38%) ITIL V3
15 43 (3.23%) CRM
16 40 (3.01%) Agile Software Development
16 40 (3.01%) Virtual Environments
17 39 (2.93%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 290 (21.80%) SQL
2 248 (18.65%) PowerShell
3 43 (3.23%) Python
4 37 (2.78%) Perl
5 33 (2.48%) T-SQL
6 30 (2.26%) VBScript
7 27 (2.03%) C#
8 22 (1.65%) Bash Shell
9 21 (1.58%) VB
10 17 (1.28%) Java
11 15 (1.13%) C
12 14 (1.05%) Ruby
13 12 (0.90%) VBA
14 9 (0.68%) JavaScript
14 9 (0.68%) PHP
15 6 (0.45%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.38%) AWK
16 5 (0.38%) C++
17 4 (0.30%) Korn
17 4 (0.30%) sed
Qualifications
1 251 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 210 (15.79%) Degree
3 151 (11.35%) MCSE
4 86 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
5 63 (4.74%) CCNA
6 62 (4.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 58 (4.36%) MCSA
8 47 (3.53%) Citrix Certification
8 47 (3.53%) MCITP
9 46 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
9 46 (3.46%) MCP
10 33 (2.48%) Security Cleared
11 21 (1.58%) SC Cleared
12 20 (1.50%) CCEA
12 20 (1.50%) CCNP
13 19 (1.43%) A+ Certification
14 18 (1.35%) CCA
15 14 (1.05%) MCDST
16 13 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
17 12 (0.90%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (7.67%) SLA
2 19 (1.43%) PMO
3 18 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.98%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.30%) QA
8 2 (0.15%) GDPR
9 1 (0.075%) COBIT
9 1 (0.075%) GCP
System Software
1 895 (67.29%) Active Directory
2 506 (38.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 291 (21.88%) Hyper-V
4 190 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 190 (14.29%) XenApp
5 145 (10.90%) vSphere
6 115 (8.65%) XenDesktop
7 76 (5.71%) XenServer
8 50 (3.76%) Microsoft App-V
9 42 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
10 40 (3.01%) DFS Replication
11 31 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
12 17 (1.28%) NFS
13 16 (1.20%) Terminal Server
13 16 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
14 13 (0.98%) Terminal Services
14 13 (0.98%) VMware Server
15 12 (0.90%) Docker
16 6 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (0.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 174 (13.08%) SCCM
2 84 (6.32%) SCOM
3 54 (4.06%) Microsoft Clustering
4 47 (3.53%) Backup Exec
5 39 (2.93%) vCenter Server
6 37 (2.78%) WSUS
7 29 (2.18%) SCOrch
8 26 (1.95%) AirWatch
9 24 (1.80%) Puppet
10 23 (1.73%) Ansible
10 23 (1.73%) McAfee ePO
11 22 (1.65%) Cisco CUCM
12 20 (1.50%) Simpana
13 18 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 16 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
14 16 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (1.05%) NetBackup
16 13 (0.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 13 (0.98%) Nagios
16 13 (0.98%) vMotion
Vendors
1 746 (56.09%) VMware
2 733 (55.11%) Microsoft
3 367 (27.59%) Citrix
4 331 (24.89%) Cisco
5 187 (14.06%) HP
6 91 (6.84%) NetApp
7 72 (5.41%) Veeam
8 68 (5.11%) Red Hat
9 65 (4.89%) Dell
9 65 (4.89%) EMC
10 52 (3.91%) Oracle
10 52 (3.91%) Symantec
11 49 (3.68%) Apple
12 43 (3.23%) Bloomberg
13 39 (2.93%) McAfee
14 36 (2.71%) Reuters
15 35 (2.63%) IBM
16 34 (2.56%) SolarWinds
16 34 (2.56%) Veritas
17 32 (2.41%) CommVault