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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England / East of England
Rank 113 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 135 217 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.32% 3.15% 3.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.38% 12.17% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 102 195 187
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,900 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,826 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.21% -

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
1439 1783 1919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.77% 25.92% 26.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1153 1452 1550
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 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 22 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +21 49 £31,250 -13.79% 3
Hertfordshire -28 48 £30,000 -7.69% 7
Essex +2 18 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Bedfordshire -11 12 £40,000 -10.11% 8
Suffolk +1 9 £30,000 +27.65%
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 264 (100.00%) Windows
2 190 (71.97%) Windows Server
3 175 (66.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 173 (65.53%) Microsoft
5 162 (61.36%) Active Directory
6 131 (49.62%) VMware
7 105 (39.77%) Office 365
8 100 (37.88%) MS Exchange
9 91 (34.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 77 (29.17%) ITIL
11 76 (28.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 73 (27.65%) Firewall
13 72 (27.27%) DNS
14 67 (25.38%) Linux
14 67 (25.38%) MS Excel
15 62 (23.48%) Data Centre
16 61 (23.11%) Windows Server 2003
17 60 (22.73%) SQL Server
18 58 (21.97%) SQL
18 58 (21.97%) DHCP
19 57 (21.59%) MS Office
19 57 (21.59%) SCCM
20 56 (21.21%) MCSE
21 53 (20.08%) Citrix
21 53 (20.08%) Exchange Server 2010
22 51 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
23 48 (18.18%) Windows 7
24 45 (17.05%) TCP/IP
25 44 (16.67%) Hyper-V
26 43 (16.29%) Cisco

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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
1 100 (37.88%) MS Exchange
2 53 (20.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (14.39%) Skype for Business
4 33 (12.50%) IIS
5 25 (9.47%) SharePoint
6 24 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (3.41%) Apache
9 7 (2.65%) nginx
10 4 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.76%) Drupal
11 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.76%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.76%) JBoss
11 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.76%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 67 (25.38%) MS Excel
2 57 (21.59%) MS Office
3 4 (1.52%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 105 (39.77%) Office 365
2 51 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (8.71%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (8.33%) PaaS
5 13 (4.92%) SaaS
6 9 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.76%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (27.65%) Firewall
2 72 (27.27%) DNS
3 58 (21.97%) DHCP
4 45 (17.05%) TCP/IP
5 42 (15.91%) SAN
6 39 (14.77%) WAN
7 36 (13.64%) VPN
8 32 (12.12%) LAN
9 27 (10.23%) Remote Desktop
9 27 (10.23%) VoIP
10 20 (7.58%) VLAN
11 17 (6.44%) MPLS
12 14 (5.30%) ISDN
12 14 (5.30%) PBX
13 10 (3.79%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (3.41%) Internet
14 9 (3.41%) SMTP
15 8 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (3.03%) Wireless
16 7 (2.65%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (5.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.65%) MySQL
5 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.03%) Subversion
2 7 (2.65%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.65%) JIRA
3 5 (1.89%) Buildbot
3 5 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.76%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (6.82%) Finance
2 17 (6.44%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.68%) Retail
4 7 (2.65%) Banking
5 4 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.14%) Advertising
7 2 (0.76%) French Language
7 2 (0.76%) Front Office
7 2 (0.76%) German Language
7 2 (0.76%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (22.35%) Support Engineer
2 54 (20.45%) Analyst
3 44 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 31 (11.74%) IT Support
5 29 (10.98%) Support Analyst
6 27 (10.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 25 (9.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (9.09%) Administrator
9 23 (8.71%) 3rd Line Support
9 23 (8.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 22 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
11 21 (7.95%) IT Engineer
12 19 (7.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 19 (7.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 18 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
14 17 (6.44%) IT Analyst
15 15 (5.68%) Consultant
15 15 (5.68%) Windows Engineer
16 14 (5.30%) Network Engineer
16 14 (5.30%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.82%) .NET
2 14 (5.30%) CSS
2 14 (5.30%) HTML
3 13 (4.92%) XML
4 11 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.41%) jQuery
6 8 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 8 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (3.03%) CSS3
6 8 (3.03%) Web Services
7 7 (2.65%) JSON
7 7 (2.65%) LAMP
7 7 (2.65%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (1.89%) HTML5
8 5 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (1.52%) ELK Stack
9 4 (1.52%) REST
9 4 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (1.14%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (23.48%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 11 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 11 (4.17%) Thin Client
4 9 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.41%) Clustering
5 8 (3.03%) Handset
5 8 (3.03%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.27%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.27%) Replication
8 5 (1.89%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.52%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.52%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.14%) Cybercrime
10 3 (1.14%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.14%) Statistics
10 3 (1.14%) User Experience
11 2 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 264 (100.00%) Windows
2 190 (71.97%) Windows Server
3 175 (66.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 67 (25.38%) Linux
5 61 (23.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 35 (13.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (6.44%) Windows 10
8 17 (6.44%) Windows 8
9 12 (4.55%) CentOS
10 8 (3.03%) Mac OS X
10 8 (3.03%) Windows XP
11 7 (2.65%) Ubuntu
12 6 (2.27%) Mac OS
12 6 (2.27%) Unix
13 4 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (1.52%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.76%) Android
14 2 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.17%) ITIL
2 31 (11.74%) Mentoring
3 22 (8.33%) Change Management
4 18 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (6.44%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (6.44%) E-Commerce
6 16 (6.06%) Coaching
6 16 (6.06%) Service Management
7 15 (5.68%) Project Management
7 15 (5.68%) Service Delivery
8 14 (5.30%) Server Virtualisation
9 13 (4.92%) Configuration Management
10 12 (4.55%) Incident Management
11 11 (4.17%) Software Engineering
12 10 (3.79%) Information Security
12 10 (3.79%) Presales
13 9 (3.41%) Change Control
13 9 (3.41%) MVC
14 8 (3.03%) CRM
15 7 (2.65%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 58 (21.97%) SQL
2 28 (10.61%) PowerShell
3 20 (7.58%) C
4 16 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.30%) C#
6 13 (4.92%) Bash Shell
7 12 (4.55%) Python
8 8 (3.03%) Perl
8 8 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.03%) VB
9 7 (2.65%) Ruby
10 6 (2.27%) VBScript
11 5 (1.89%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.52%) C++
13 3 (1.14%) Java
14 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.38%) Tcl
15 1 (0.38%) VB6
15 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 76 (28.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (21.21%) MCSE
3 34 (12.88%) MCITP
4 32 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (11.74%) CCNA
6 25 (9.47%) Degree
7 22 (8.33%) MCP
8 17 (6.44%) MCSA
8 17 (6.44%) MCTS
8 17 (6.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (4.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 12 (4.55%) A+ Certification
11 9 (3.41%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (3.41%) SC Cleared
11 9 (3.41%) Security Cleared
12 6 (2.27%) CCNP
13 3 (1.14%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.14%) Network+ Certification
14 2 (0.76%) CCEA
14 2 (0.76%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.47%) SLA
2 5 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.76%) ISO 14000
4 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 162 (61.36%) Active Directory
2 91 (34.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 32 (12.12%) VMware ESX
5 31 (11.74%) Terminal Services
6 27 (10.23%) vSphere
7 23 (8.71%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (7.95%) XenApp
9 16 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
10 12 (4.55%) XenDesktop
11 9 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
13 7 (2.65%) NFS
13 7 (2.65%) Samba
13 7 (2.65%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (1.52%) XenServer
15 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 57 (21.59%) SCCM
2 31 (11.74%) SCOM
3 7 (2.65%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (2.27%) Ansible
4 6 (2.27%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.27%) NetBackup
4 6 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.89%) Puppet
5 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 5 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (1.52%) Kibana
6 4 (1.52%) logstash
6 4 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.76%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.76%) WSUS
9 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 173 (65.53%) Microsoft
2 131 (49.62%) VMware
3 53 (20.08%) Citrix
4 43 (16.29%) Cisco
5 35 (13.26%) HP
6 22 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 18 (6.82%) Red Hat
8 16 (6.06%) Symantec
9 15 (5.68%) IBM
10 11 (4.17%) Oracle
11 10 (3.79%) SolarWinds
11 10 (3.79%) Veeam
12 6 (2.27%) SonicWALL
13 5 (1.89%) AppSense
13 5 (1.89%) Dell
13 5 (1.89%) Splunk
14 4 (1.52%) Apple
14 4 (1.52%) Intel Security
14 4 (1.52%) Sage
14 4 (1.52%) Sun
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