Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > London
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 282 203 176
Rank change year-on-year -79 -27 -40
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 679 1,225 1,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.18% 1.77% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.43% 7.63% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 625 1,087 1,292
London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,350 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,100 £68,750
England median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £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 12,516 16,052 17,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.77% 23.20% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10,462 13,218 14,613
London median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.19% +2.73% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 18 June 2019.

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 18 June 2019. 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 0 233 £45,000 - 1
West London -5 49 £50,000 +17.65% 2
South London -5 35 £42,500 -10.53% 2
East London +1 15 £41,000 +3.14%
North London +15 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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.

1 679 (100.00%) Windows
2 510 (75.11%) Windows Server
3 507 (74.67%) Active Directory
4 418 (61.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 406 (59.79%) Microsoft
6 369 (54.34%) VMware
7 298 (43.89%) Office 365
8 231 (34.02%) DNS
9 220 (32.40%) VMware Infrastructure
10 211 (31.08%) MS Exchange
11 207 (30.49%) Microsoft Azure
12 205 (30.19%) DHCP
13 200 (29.46%) PowerShell
14 194 (28.57%) Cisco
14 194 (28.57%) Windows 10
15 192 (28.28%) Hyper-V
16 187 (27.54%) Firewall
17 176 (25.92%) Windows 7
18 162 (23.86%) Citrix
19 151 (22.24%) Microsoft Office
20 149 (21.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 147 (21.65%) HP
22 143 (21.06%) ITIL
23 133 (19.59%) Finance
24 130 (19.15%) SAN
25 124 (18.26%) TCP/IP
25 124 (18.26%) SQL
26 117 (17.23%) Exchange Server 2010
27 114 (16.79%) SCCM
28 112 (16.49%) LAN

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
1 211 (31.08%) MS Exchange
2 117 (17.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (11.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 51 (7.51%) IIS
5 34 (5.01%) SharePoint
5 34 (5.01%) Skype for Business
6 26 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.33%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (1.03%) IBM Notes
11 6 (0.88%) Apache
12 5 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.74%) Confluence
12 5 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.44%) CMS
14 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.15%) IBM Domino
15 1 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 151 (22.24%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.29%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.15%) Revit
Business Applications
1 17 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.59%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.15%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.15%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.15%) Lawson
3 1 (0.15%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.15%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.15%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.15%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.15%) Sage 300 ERP
3 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 298 (43.89%) Office 365
2 207 (30.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (13.84%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (4.42%) IaaS
5 28 (4.12%) Mimecast
6 22 (3.24%) PaaS
7 15 (2.21%) Dynamics 365
8 11 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (1.62%) SaaS
9 8 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.88%) G Suite
12 5 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 5 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.74%) Datadog
13 2 (0.29%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (0.15%) Cloudflare
14 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 231 (34.02%) DNS
2 205 (30.19%) DHCP
3 187 (27.54%) Firewall
4 130 (19.15%) SAN
5 124 (18.26%) TCP/IP
6 112 (16.49%) LAN
7 110 (16.20%) WAN
8 58 (8.54%) VPN
9 56 (8.25%) VLAN
10 51 (7.51%) VoIP
11 39 (5.74%) Skype
12 32 (4.71%) NAS
13 31 (4.57%) Internet
14 30 (4.42%) Remote Desktop
15 22 (3.24%) Cisco ASA
16 21 (3.09%) SSL
17 20 (2.95%) Cisco IOS
17 20 (2.95%) iSCSI
17 20 (2.95%) Wireless
18 19 (2.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (4.12%) SQL Server 2016
4 26 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (1.47%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.74%) MySQL
9 4 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (0.59%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2017
11 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (1.91%) MSI
2 10 (1.47%) JIRA
3 9 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (1.33%) TeamCity
4 6 (0.88%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (0.74%) Eclipse
5 5 (0.74%) InstallShield
5 5 (0.74%) Travis CI
5 5 (0.74%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.44%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.15%) FishEye
7 1 (0.15%) FogBugz
7 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 133 (19.59%) Finance
2 41 (6.04%) Legal
3 33 (4.86%) Law
4 32 (4.71%) Banking
5 10 (1.47%) Marketing
6 9 (1.33%) Retail
7 7 (1.03%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.88%) Advertising
8 6 (0.88%) Back Office
9 5 (0.74%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.59%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.44%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Front Office
12 1 (0.15%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 137 (20.18%) Analyst
2 136 (20.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 108 (15.91%) Support Engineer
4 89 (13.11%) Windows Engineer
5 76 (11.19%) Support Analyst
6 74 (10.90%) IT Support
7 66 (9.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 55 (8.10%) Server Engineer
9 54 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support
9 54 (7.95%) IT Engineer
10 53 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
11 47 (6.92%) Windows Server Engineer
12 43 (6.33%) Administrator
12 43 (6.33%) IT Analyst
13 40 (5.89%) Office 365 Engineer
13 40 (5.89%) Server Support
14 39 (5.74%) VMware Engineer
14 39 (5.74%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
15 38 (5.60%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
15 38 (5.60%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.21%) Web Services
2 14 (2.06%) Software Packaging
3 12 (1.77%) .NET
4 9 (1.33%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (1.03%) HTML
6 5 (0.74%) WSH
7 3 (0.44%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.44%) LDAP
7 3 (0.44%) XML
8 2 (0.29%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.15%) ADSI
9 1 (0.15%) COM
9 1 (0.15%) CSS
9 1 (0.15%) Django
9 1 (0.15%) EDI
9 1 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.15%) JSON
9 1 (0.15%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.54%) Clustering
2 56 (8.25%) Data Centre
3 47 (6.92%) Self-Motivation
4 44 (6.48%) Management Information System
5 41 (6.04%) iPhone
6 32 (4.71%) Replication
7 29 (4.27%) iPad
8 28 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (3.83%) PKI
10 24 (3.53%) Smartphone
11 22 (3.24%) Fat Client
11 22 (3.24%) Thin Client
11 22 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
12 16 (2.36%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.33%) Blackberry
14 8 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
15 6 (0.88%) Cyber Kill Chain
15 6 (0.88%) Public Cloud
16 5 (0.74%) HP StoreVirtual
16 5 (0.74%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 679 (100.00%) Windows
2 510 (75.11%) Windows Server
3 418 (61.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 194 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 176 (25.92%) Windows 7
6 110 (16.20%) Linux
7 73 (10.75%) Windows 8
8 71 (10.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (3.83%) CentOS
10 25 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (3.09%) Android
12 20 (2.95%) Mac OS X
12 20 (2.95%) Ubuntu
13 18 (2.65%) Unix
14 17 (2.50%) Windows XP
15 16 (2.36%) AIX
16 13 (1.91%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (1.47%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.88%) HPUX
19 5 (0.74%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (21.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 143 (21.06%) ITIL
3 68 (10.01%) Migration
4 56 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
5 44 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (5.45%) Asset Management
7 36 (5.30%) Root Cause Analysis
8 31 (4.57%) CRM
8 31 (4.57%) Information Security
9 30 (4.42%) Patch Management
9 30 (4.42%) Problem Management
10 28 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (4.12%) Project Management
11 27 (3.98%) High Availability
11 27 (3.98%) Scrum
12 24 (3.53%) Application Packaging
12 24 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (3.39%) DevOps
13 23 (3.39%) Mobile Device Management
14 22 (3.24%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 200 (29.46%) PowerShell
2 124 (18.26%) SQL
3 31 (4.57%) VB
4 21 (3.09%) VBScript
5 18 (2.65%) Python
6 17 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 14 (2.06%) C
8 12 (1.77%) C#
8 12 (1.77%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.18%) Perl
10 7 (1.03%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.74%) VBA
12 3 (0.44%) Bourne shell
12 3 (0.44%) Java
13 2 (0.29%) AWK
13 2 (0.29%) sed
14 1 (0.15%) C++
14 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.15%) R
14 1 (0.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 103 (15.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (9.13%) MCSE
3 45 (6.63%) Degree
4 43 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (4.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 29 (4.27%) CCNA
6 29 (4.27%) MCSA
7 22 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
8 20 (2.95%) MCP
9 17 (2.50%) CCNP
10 15 (2.21%) CISSP
11 14 (2.06%) MCITP
12 13 (1.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 12 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
14 9 (1.33%) MCTS
14 9 (1.33%) VCP6
15 8 (1.18%) CESG Certified Professional
16 7 (1.03%) MCDST
17 6 (0.88%) A+ Certification
17 6 (0.88%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.15%) SLA
2 6 (0.88%) PCI DSS
2 6 (0.88%) QA
3 3 (0.44%) GDPR
3 3 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 507 (74.67%) Active Directory
2 220 (32.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 192 (28.28%) Hyper-V
4 98 (14.43%) VMware ESXi
5 66 (9.72%) vSphere
6 52 (7.66%) XenApp
7 48 (7.07%) XenDesktop
8 37 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 23 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
10 22 (3.24%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 15 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (1.77%) VMware NSX
13 11 (1.62%) Terminal Services
14 10 (1.47%) NFS
15 8 (1.18%) BitLocker
15 8 (1.18%) Docker
15 8 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
16 7 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
17 6 (0.88%) Firmware
18 5 (0.74%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 114 (16.79%) SCCM
2 57 (8.39%) SCOM
3 51 (7.51%) Backup Exec
4 37 (5.45%) WSUS
5 28 (4.12%) Microsoft Clustering
6 18 (2.65%) SCVMM
7 15 (2.21%) vCenter Server
8 14 (2.06%) SCOrch
9 11 (1.62%) Ansible
9 11 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (1.62%) vRealize
10 10 (1.47%) Puppet
11 9 (1.33%) AirWatch
11 9 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (1.18%) Jamf Pro
12 8 (1.18%) Nagios
13 7 (1.03%) Failover Clustering
13 7 (1.03%) Malwarebytes
13 7 (1.03%) vMotion
14 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 406 (59.79%) Microsoft
2 369 (54.34%) VMware
3 194 (28.57%) Cisco
4 162 (23.86%) Citrix
5 147 (21.65%) HP
6 96 (14.14%) Dell
7 70 (10.31%) NetApp
8 47 (6.92%) EMC
9 42 (6.19%) Red Hat
10 34 (5.01%) Veeam
11 33 (4.86%) Veritas
12 30 (4.42%) Apple
13 24 (3.53%) Avaya
14 20 (2.95%) Oracle
15 18 (2.65%) Ivanti
16 17 (2.50%) SolarWinds
17 16 (2.36%) Kaseya
17 16 (2.36%) ServiceNow
17 16 (2.36%) Symantec
18 13 (1.91%) Wyse