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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 21 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 7.87% 1.94% 6.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.38% 7.89% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 9
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average 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
74 38 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 27.72% 24.52% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 63 35 58
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,485 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (82.35%) MS Exchange
3 26 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (73.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 22 (64.71%) Firewall
6 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (58.82%) SAN
8 19 (55.88%) MS Excel
8 19 (55.88%) Office 365
8 19 (55.88%) Hyper-V
8 19 (55.88%) Windows Server
9 18 (52.94%) VMware
10 17 (50.00%) Windows 7
11 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (44.12%) MCSE
12 15 (44.12%) MS Office
12 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (41.18%) Veeam
13 14 (41.18%) MCSA
14 13 (38.24%) SonicWALL
14 13 (38.24%) MCITP
15 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
15 12 (35.29%) Driving Licence
15 12 (35.29%) Citrix
16 11 (32.35%) ITIL
16 11 (32.35%) XenApp
17 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
18 9 (26.47%) NetApp
18 9 (26.47%) ITSM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (82.35%) MS Exchange
2 26 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (73.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.88%) IIS
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (55.88%) MS Excel
2 15 (44.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (26.47%) assyst
2 6 (17.65%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.94%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 19 (55.88%) Office 365
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) Firewall
2 20 (58.82%) SAN
3 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.76%) VoIP
4 3 (8.82%) LAN
4 3 (8.82%) VPN
4 3 (8.82%) WAN
5 2 (5.88%) DHCP
5 2 (5.88%) DNS
5 2 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.94%) FTP
6 1 (2.94%) IMAP
6 1 (2.94%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.94%) NAS
6 1 (2.94%) POP3
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
6 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MS Access
General
1 7 (20.59%) Law
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Windows Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) ITIL Manager
3 9 (26.47%) ITIL Problem Manager
3 9 (26.47%) Problem Manager
4 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Service Desk Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 6 (17.65%) Incident Manager
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL Incident Manager
6 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) IT Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) IT Support
8 3 (8.82%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (55.88%) Windows Server
4 17 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.94%) Android
6 1 (2.94%) Debian
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) ITSM
2 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
3 8 (23.53%) Service Management
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL V2
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Security Patching
7 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.94%) Coaching
7 1 (2.94%) Email Management
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (44.12%) MCSE
3 14 (41.18%) MCSA
4 13 (38.24%) MCITP
5 4 (11.76%) Degree
6 3 (8.82%) MCP
7 1 (2.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Hyper-V
2 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (32.35%) XenApp
4 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
1 3 (8.82%) SCOM
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (52.94%) VMware
3 14 (41.18%) Veeam
4 13 (38.24%) SonicWALL
5 12 (35.29%) Citrix
6 9 (26.47%) NetApp
7 6 (17.65%) Remedy
8 3 (8.82%) EMC
9 2 (5.88%) HP
10 1 (2.94%) Apple
10 1 (2.94%) Avaya
10 1 (2.94%) Cisco
10 1 (2.94%) Draytek
10 1 (2.94%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.94%) Pegasus
10 1 (2.94%) Sage
10 1 (2.94%) Symantec
10 1 (2.94%) Toshiba
10 1 (2.94%) Trend Micro
10 1 (2.94%) ZyXEL
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