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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Essex / Colchester
Rank 33 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.50% 8.44% 3.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.85% 33.33% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 6
Median salary £47,500 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,651 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.71% -

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
82 60 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 41.00% 25.32% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 78 47 35
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,700 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 27 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
2 14 (82.35%) SCCM
2 14 (82.35%) SCOM
3 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Fat Client
3 9 (52.94%) NetBackup
3 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Citrix
3 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
3 9 (52.94%) Thin Client
3 9 (52.94%) Symantec
3 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
3 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
3 9 (52.94%) Capacity Management
3 9 (52.94%) vSphere
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
5 3 (17.65%) Mitel
5 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
5 3 (17.65%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) Wireless

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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Administrator
1 9 (52.94%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Administrator
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Server Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
1 9 (52.94%) Fat Client
1 9 (52.94%) Thin Client
2 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Capacity Management
1 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) vSphere
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) SCCM
1 14 (82.35%) SCOM
2 9 (52.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Citrix
1 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
1 9 (52.94%) Symantec
1 9 (52.94%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Mitel