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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 86 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 233 264 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.93% 3.85% 3.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.97% 12.97% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 205 232 287
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £21,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2124 2035 2626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.73% 29.71% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1707 1674 2197
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -7 97 £35,000 +20.68% 8
Essex +3 55 £30,000 -4.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -14 52 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Bedfordshire -12 20 £35,000 - 4
Suffolk -6 8 £25,750 -26.42%
Norfolk -10 2 £37,500 +87.50% 2
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 556 (100.00%) Windows
2 320 (57.55%) Active Directory
3 308 (55.40%) VMware
4 295 (53.06%) Microsoft
5 270 (48.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 267 (48.02%) MS Exchange
7 255 (45.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 202 (36.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 177 (31.83%) MS Excel
10 166 (29.86%) Citrix
11 162 (29.14%) DNS
12 160 (28.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 154 (27.70%) Firewall
14 145 (26.08%) Cisco
15 125 (22.48%) Microsoft Certification
15 125 (22.48%) Windows 7
16 121 (21.76%) Exchange Server 2007
17 117 (21.04%) SQL Server
18 114 (20.50%) DHCP
19 111 (19.96%) Hyper-V
20 110 (19.78%) SQL
20 110 (19.78%) ITIL
21 108 (19.42%) MS Office
22 97 (17.45%) TCP/IP
23 92 (16.55%) SAN
24 87 (15.65%) Windows XP
25 82 (14.75%) VPN
26 81 (14.57%) MCSE
27 78 (14.03%) WAN
28 75 (13.49%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 267 (48.02%) MS Exchange
2 160 (28.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 121 (21.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 67 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 62 (11.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 57 (10.25%) IIS
7 41 (7.37%) SharePoint
8 32 (5.76%) Lync
9 18 (3.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 16 (2.88%) Lotus Domino
11 9 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.26%) CMS
13 5 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.72%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
17 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 177 (31.83%) MS Excel
2 108 (19.42%) MS Office
3 4 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.72%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.54%) assyst
4 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.04%) Office 365
2 16 (2.88%) PaaS
3 12 (2.16%) IaaS
3 12 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.98%) SaaS
5 9 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.54%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.54%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 162 (29.14%) DNS
2 154 (27.70%) Firewall
3 114 (20.50%) DHCP
4 97 (17.45%) TCP/IP
5 92 (16.55%) SAN
6 82 (14.75%) VPN
7 78 (14.03%) WAN
8 66 (11.87%) LAN
9 47 (8.45%) VoIP
10 28 (5.04%) Internet
11 27 (4.86%) MPLS
12 24 (4.32%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (3.96%) Wireless
14 19 (3.42%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (3.06%) VLAN
16 15 (2.70%) OSPF
16 15 (2.70%) BGP
17 14 (2.52%) VPLS
17 14 (2.52%) NetScaler
18 13 (2.34%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (21.04%) SQL Server
2 62 (11.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (4.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 17 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (2.70%) MySQL
7 13 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.26%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.90%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
15 1 (0.18%) DTS
15 1 (0.18%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (0.90%) MSBuild
2 4 (0.72%) Subversion
2 4 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.54%) JIRA
3 3 (0.54%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.54%) NUnit
3 3 (0.54%) CruiseControl
4 2 (0.36%) MSI
4 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.36%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (7.37%) Finance
2 26 (4.68%) Retail
3 19 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.34%) Law
5 12 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.54%) Banking
6 3 (0.54%) Local Government
7 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.18%) Publishing
8 1 (0.18%) Military
8 1 (0.18%) Back Office
8 1 (0.18%) Automotive
8 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 111 (19.96%) Support Engineer
2 102 (18.35%) Analyst
3 79 (14.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 60 (10.79%) Support Analyst
5 56 (10.07%) 3rd Line Support
6 51 (9.17%) Network Engineer
7 49 (8.81%) IT Support
8 39 (7.01%) Administrator
9 35 (6.29%) Consultant
10 32 (5.76%) Technical Support
11 30 (5.40%) Network Support
12 29 (5.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 28 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
14 27 (4.86%) Help Desk Support
14 27 (4.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 25 (4.50%) IT Support Engineer
16 24 (4.32%) 1st Line Support
17 22 (3.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 21 (3.78%) Systems Administrator
19 16 (2.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.24%) .NET
2 9 (1.62%) ASP.NET
2 9 (1.62%) Web Services
2 9 (1.62%) X-Windows
3 8 (1.44%) LAMP
4 6 (1.08%) HTML
4 6 (1.08%) CSS
5 5 (0.90%) WCF
5 5 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (0.72%) XML
6 4 (0.72%) COM
6 4 (0.72%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.54%) XSLT
7 3 (0.54%) REST
7 3 (0.54%) Ajax
8 2 (0.36%) JSON
8 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (0.18%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.18%) WAP
9 1 (0.18%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.25%) Blackberry
2 38 (6.83%) Clustering
3 29 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.14%) Mathematics
5 16 (2.88%) Open Source
6 13 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.16%) SecurID
8 8 (1.44%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.08%) Handset
10 5 (0.90%) Replication
11 4 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.72%) iPad
12 3 (0.54%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.54%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.54%) EqualLogic
12 3 (0.54%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.36%) HACMP
13 2 (0.36%) Statistics
13 2 (0.36%) HP Superdome
13 2 (0.36%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 556 (100.00%) Windows
2 270 (48.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 255 (45.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 125 (22.48%) Windows 7
5 87 (15.65%) Windows XP
6 69 (12.41%) Windows 8
7 64 (11.51%) Windows Vista
8 55 (9.89%) Linux
9 26 (4.68%) Android
10 24 (4.32%) UNIX
10 24 (4.32%) Windows Phone
11 21 (3.78%) Windows 2000
12 19 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (2.88%) VMS
14 15 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
15 14 (2.52%) Windows Phone 8
16 10 (1.80%) Apple iOS
17 9 (1.62%) CentOS
18 7 (1.26%) Ubuntu
19 4 (0.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (19.78%) ITIL
2 43 (7.73%) Project Management
2 43 (7.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (5.04%) Mentoring
4 27 (4.86%) PRINCE2
5 25 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (3.42%) Service Management
6 19 (3.42%) Change Control
7 17 (3.06%) Migration
8 15 (2.70%) Service Delivery
8 15 (2.70%) Change Management
8 15 (2.70%) E-Commerce
8 15 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (2.70%) Coaching
9 14 (2.52%) Asset Management
9 14 (2.52%) CRM
10 13 (2.34%) Line Management
11 12 (2.16%) Document Management
11 12 (2.16%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 110 (19.78%) SQL
2 38 (6.83%) PowerShell
3 22 (3.96%) C
4 16 (2.88%) C#
5 12 (2.16%) T-SQL
6 11 (1.98%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.80%) VBScript
7 10 (1.80%) VB
8 4 (0.72%) Java
8 4 (0.72%) PHP
8 4 (0.72%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.36%) Perl
10 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 125 (22.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (14.57%) MCSE
3 57 (10.25%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (10.07%) MCITP
4 56 (10.07%) Degree
5 38 (6.83%) MCP
5 38 (6.83%) CCNA
6 34 (6.12%) CCNP
6 34 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 32 (5.76%) MCSA
8 30 (5.40%) SC Cleared
8 30 (5.40%) Security Cleared
9 28 (5.04%) MCTS
10 17 (3.06%) VCP5
11 11 (1.98%) VCP4
12 10 (1.80%) MBCS
13 9 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (1.26%) CCA
15 7 (1.26%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.34%) SLA
2 3 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 320 (57.55%) Active Directory
2 202 (36.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (19.96%) Hyper-V
4 75 (13.49%) XenApp
5 74 (13.31%) VMware ESX
6 68 (12.23%) vSphere
7 46 (8.27%) XenDesktop
8 26 (4.68%) Terminal Services
9 20 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (3.60%) vCloud
10 16 (2.88%) XenServer
11 14 (2.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 10 (1.80%) Forefront TMG
13 9 (1.62%) Xen
14 6 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (1.08%) ISA Server
15 4 (0.72%) Firmware
15 4 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.72%) UAG
16 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 64 (11.51%) Backup Exec
2 46 (8.27%) SCCM
3 26 (4.68%) NetBackup
4 20 (3.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 14 (2.52%) SCOM
7 10 (1.80%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (1.44%) SCOrch
9 7 (1.26%) WSUS
10 6 (1.08%) Opsview
10 6 (1.08%) EdgeSight
10 6 (1.08%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.72%) SCSM
12 3 (0.54%) ZENworks
13 2 (0.36%) Legato
13 2 (0.36%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.36%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 2 (0.36%) Windows Intune
14 1 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 308 (55.40%) VMware
2 295 (53.06%) Microsoft
3 166 (29.86%) Citrix
4 145 (26.08%) Cisco
5 68 (12.23%) HP
5 68 (12.23%) Symantec
6 31 (5.58%) Dell
7 30 (5.40%) NetApp
8 23 (4.14%) Veritas
8 23 (4.14%) Sophos
9 22 (3.96%) Apple
10 18 (3.24%) IBM
10 18 (3.24%) SolarWinds
11 16 (2.88%) Lotus
12 14 (2.52%) McAfee
12 14 (2.52%) CheckPoint
13 12 (2.16%) Veeam
14 11 (1.98%) Blue Coat
14 11 (1.98%) Oracle
15 10 (1.80%) Intel
Colchester, Essex
Royal Association of Deaf People
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45,000 per annum £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified company car, pension, laptop & mobile phone
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45K + Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough
Hudson - London
Salary: £120 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: 28000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year + package
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