The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 78 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 240 381 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.43% 5.00% 4.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.62% 17.79% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 208 317 385
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Windows Server 2008
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1762 2142 2616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 25.20% 28.09% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1442 1747 2205
Average salary £37,250 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.24% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -26 104 £32,000 -1.53% 3
Cambridgeshire -17 53 £42,500 +26.86% 4
Essex -4 46 £26,500 -45.64% 4
Bedfordshire +13 45 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Suffolk +5 19 £32,500 - 1
Norfolk +8 1 £25,000 +2.04% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 459 (100.00%) Windows
2 349 (76.03%) Windows Server
3 285 (62.09%) Microsoft
4 266 (57.95%) Active Directory
5 265 (57.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 201 (43.79%) MS Exchange
7 188 (40.96%) VMware
8 159 (34.64%) Windows 7
9 156 (33.99%) Exchange Server 2010
10 152 (33.12%) SQL Server
11 146 (31.81%) Hyper-V
12 143 (31.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 143 (31.15%) Firewall
13 135 (29.41%) MS Excel
14 128 (27.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 127 (27.67%) Cisco
16 116 (25.27%) Exchange Server 2013
17 113 (24.62%) Microsoft Certification
18 111 (24.18%) MS Office
19 106 (23.09%) VPN
20 103 (22.44%) DNS
20 103 (22.44%) SQL
21 101 (22.00%) ITIL
22 96 (20.92%) TCP/IP
22 96 (20.92%) Office 365
23 91 (19.83%) DHCP
23 91 (19.83%) Windows 8
24 90 (19.61%) SAN
25 89 (19.39%) Citrix
26 87 (18.95%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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
1 201 (43.79%) MS Exchange
2 156 (33.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 116 (25.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 69 (15.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 64 (13.94%) IIS
6 42 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 38 (8.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 36 (7.84%) Skype for Business
9 34 (7.41%) SharePoint
10 20 (4.36%) Apache
11 19 (4.14%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.96%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.87%) JBoss
15 3 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.44%) Confluence
16 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
17 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
17 1 (0.22%) Drupal
17 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 135 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 111 (24.18%) MS Office
3 7 (1.53%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.44%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.96%) assyst
2 6 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.44%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 96 (20.92%) Office 365
2 41 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.09%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.44%) IaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.22%) PaaS
7 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 143 (31.15%) Firewall
2 106 (23.09%) VPN
3 103 (22.44%) DNS
4 96 (20.92%) TCP/IP
5 91 (19.83%) DHCP
6 90 (19.61%) SAN
7 76 (16.56%) WAN
8 72 (15.69%) LAN
9 62 (13.51%) VLAN
10 46 (10.02%) Wireless
11 38 (8.28%) NAS
12 30 (6.54%) SMTP
13 29 (6.32%) SSL
14 28 (6.10%) IMAP
15 27 (5.88%) DMZ
16 26 (5.66%) VoIP
17 16 (3.49%) Internet
18 15 (3.27%) Wi-Fi
19 12 (2.61%) iSCSI
19 12 (2.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (33.12%) SQL Server
2 73 (15.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (11.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (2.83%) MySQL
6 8 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.44%) Electronic Patient Records
11 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (1.53%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.44%) JIRA
3 2 (0.44%) MSI
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.22%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 53 (11.55%) Finance
2 29 (6.32%) Banking
3 8 (1.74%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.53%) Law
5 6 (1.31%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.87%) Retail
7 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.44%) Advertising
8 2 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.44%) Automotive
8 2 (0.44%) Legal
8 2 (0.44%) Marketing
9 1 (0.22%) German Language
9 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 104 (22.66%) Support Engineer
2 62 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
3 61 (13.29%) Analyst
4 53 (11.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 53 (11.55%) IT Support
5 43 (9.37%) Developer
6 42 (9.15%) IT Engineer
7 39 (8.50%) Support Analyst
8 38 (8.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 37 (8.06%) .NET Developer
9 37 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
10 36 (7.84%) IT Support Engineer
11 35 (7.63%) Administrator
11 35 (7.63%) Senior Support Engineer
12 32 (6.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 30 (6.54%) Systems Engineer
14 29 (6.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 29 (6.32%) Consultant
14 29 (6.32%) Infrastructure Support
15 28 (6.10%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (12.64%) .NET
2 44 (9.59%) Web Services
3 39 (8.50%) HTML
4 38 (8.28%) CSS
4 38 (8.28%) HTML5
5 37 (8.06%) ASP.NET
5 37 (8.06%) CSS3
5 37 (8.06%) jQuery
6 31 (6.75%) AngularJS
6 31 (6.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (6.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 27 (5.88%) MAPI
9 12 (2.61%) .NET Framework
10 9 (1.96%) Middleware
11 7 (1.53%) SOAP
12 6 (1.31%) Ajax
12 6 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (1.31%) LAMP
12 6 (1.31%) XML
13 4 (0.87%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.51%) Replication
2 43 (9.37%) Blackberry
3 33 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (6.32%) Data Centre
4 29 (6.32%) Driving Licence
5 28 (6.10%) iPhone
6 27 (5.88%) PDA
7 9 (1.96%) Clustering
7 9 (1.96%) HP StoreVirtual
7 9 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (1.74%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.53%) HP Storage
9 7 (1.53%) User Experience
10 6 (1.31%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.31%) EPoS
11 5 (1.09%) Handset
12 4 (0.87%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.65%) NHS
13 3 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
14 2 (0.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 459 (100.00%) Windows
2 349 (76.03%) Windows Server
3 265 (57.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 159 (34.64%) Windows 7
5 143 (31.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 91 (19.83%) Windows 8
7 81 (17.65%) Linux
8 68 (14.81%) Windows 10
9 53 (11.55%) Windows XP
10 31 (6.75%) Windows Vista
11 28 (6.10%) Android
12 17 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (3.49%) Unix
14 7 (1.53%) CentOS
15 3 (0.65%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.44%) Debian
17 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.22%) OS/400
17 1 (0.22%) SUSE
17 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (22.00%) ITIL
2 40 (8.71%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (8.06%) Mentoring
4 31 (6.75%) MVC
5 29 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (6.10%) Incident Management
7 27 (5.88%) Project Management
8 26 (5.66%) Business Continuity
9 25 (5.45%) ITIL V3
10 21 (4.58%) Capacity Planning
10 21 (4.58%) Service Delivery
11 18 (3.92%) Service Management
12 17 (3.70%) Problem Management
13 15 (3.27%) Application Packaging
13 15 (3.27%) Time Management
13 15 (3.27%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (2.83%) Network Management
15 12 (2.61%) Data Security
15 12 (2.61%) Patch Management
16 11 (2.40%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 103 (22.44%) SQL
2 42 (9.15%) C#
2 42 (9.15%) PowerShell
3 40 (8.71%) T-SQL
4 38 (8.28%) JavaScript
5 21 (4.58%) Java
6 16 (3.49%) VB
7 14 (3.05%) Bash Shell
8 9 (1.96%) C
8 9 (1.96%) VBA
9 7 (1.53%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.53%) VBScript
10 5 (1.09%) C++
11 4 (0.87%) Perl
11 4 (0.87%) Ruby
12 2 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 113 (24.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 87 (18.95%) MCSE
3 48 (10.46%) MCSA
4 37 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (7.63%) CCNA
6 33 (7.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 32 (6.97%) MCITP
7 32 (6.97%) MCP
8 18 (3.92%) MCTS
8 18 (3.92%) SC Cleared
8 18 (3.92%) Security Cleared
9 14 (3.05%) CCNP
10 12 (2.61%) MCDST
11 8 (1.74%) Degree
11 8 (1.74%) VCP5
12 4 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.87%) LPIC
12 4 (0.87%) RHCE
13 3 (0.65%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.65%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (11.98%) SLA
2 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.44%) HL7
3 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 266 (57.95%) Active Directory
2 146 (31.81%) Hyper-V
3 128 (27.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (11.11%) XenApp
5 46 (10.02%) VMware ESXi
6 36 (7.84%) vSphere
7 25 (5.45%) VMware ESX
8 19 (4.14%) NFS
9 16 (3.49%) Microsoft App-V
10 15 (3.27%) Terminal Services
11 13 (2.83%) Xen
12 11 (2.40%) XenDesktop
13 6 (1.31%) VMware Server
14 5 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.87%) iptables
15 4 (0.87%) KVM
15 4 (0.87%) Postfix
15 4 (0.87%) XenServer
16 3 (0.65%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 51 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 39 (8.50%) SCCM
3 30 (6.54%) WSUS
4 21 (4.58%) SCOM
5 14 (3.05%) FortiGate
6 11 (2.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.31%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.87%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.87%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.44%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.44%) Puppet
9 2 (0.44%) ZENworks
10 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.22%) SmoothWall
10 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 285 (62.09%) Microsoft
2 188 (40.96%) VMware
3 127 (27.67%) Cisco
4 89 (19.39%) Citrix
5 56 (12.20%) Dell
6 43 (9.37%) HP
7 41 (8.93%) Apple
8 30 (6.54%) Veeam
9 29 (6.32%) Draytek
10 26 (5.66%) Symantec
11 22 (4.79%) NetApp
12 21 (4.58%) Oracle
12 21 (4.58%) SonicWALL
13 20 (4.36%) EMC
13 20 (4.36%) Juniper
14 18 (3.92%) Red Hat
15 13 (2.83%) 3PAR
16 11 (2.40%) IBM
17 9 (1.96%) Avaya
17 9 (1.96%) Intel Security
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