The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 38 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.57% 5.26% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.79% 19.35% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 14
Median salary £17,500 £29,500 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.67% -41.87%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 31 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 32.00% 27.19% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 49 26 59
Median salary £48,750 £30,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Colchester region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Colchester

Windows Server 2008
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) Terminal Server
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) SCOM
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Junior
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Backup Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Backup Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Support
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (50.00%) Terminal Server
3 3 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft