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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.14% 4.42% 4.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.16% 14.04% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £27,500 £47,500
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
38 57 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 23.90% 31.49% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 33 46 34
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 24 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) XenApp
5 3 (27.27%) vSphere
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) NetApp
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (18.18%) Symantec
6 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) ITSM
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 2 (18.18%) SCOM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Support
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) XenApp
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec
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