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

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England / East of England
Rank 83 80 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 192 240 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.15% 3.24% 3.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.72% 12.58% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 152 204 252
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,950 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1509 1908 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.78% 25.74% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1502 1725
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +12 65 £38,000 -7.31% 3
Hertfordshire -21 56 £32,500 +1.56% 5
Bedfordshire +2 31 £37,500 +4.89% 4
Essex +5 27 £33,000 +1.53% 1
Suffolk +20 13 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Norfolk -12 1 £33,000 -8.33% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 316 (100.00%) Windows
2 236 (74.68%) Windows Server
3 219 (69.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 200 (63.29%) Microsoft
5 182 (57.59%) Active Directory
6 144 (45.57%) VMware
7 118 (37.34%) Office 365
8 112 (35.44%) MS Exchange
9 97 (30.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 94 (29.75%) MS Excel
11 90 (28.48%) SQL Server
12 89 (28.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 86 (27.22%) SQL
14 77 (24.37%) Firewall
15 76 (24.05%) Windows 7
16 73 (23.10%) ITIL
17 72 (22.78%) DNS
18 70 (22.15%) Microsoft Azure
19 68 (21.52%) MCSE
20 67 (21.20%) Windows Server 2003
20 67 (21.20%) Hyper-V
20 67 (21.20%) SCCM
21 65 (20.57%) Linux
21 65 (20.57%) Data Centre
22 61 (19.30%) MS Office
23 58 (18.35%) DHCP
23 58 (18.35%) Citrix
24 57 (18.04%) Exchange Server 2010
25 52 (16.46%) IIS
26 51 (16.14%) 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
1 112 (35.44%) MS Exchange
2 57 (18.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (16.46%) IIS
4 45 (14.24%) Skype for Business
5 31 (9.81%) SharePoint
6 28 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (2.85%) Apache
10 6 (1.90%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.58%) nginx
12 4 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.63%) Drupal
14 2 (0.63%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.63%) JBoss
14 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 94 (29.75%) MS Excel
2 61 (19.30%) MS Office
3 5 (1.58%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.58%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 118 (37.34%) Office 365
2 70 (22.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (6.65%) PaaS
4 21 (6.65%) SaaS
5 9 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.95%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (24.37%) Firewall
2 72 (22.78%) DNS
3 58 (18.35%) DHCP
4 47 (14.87%) SAN
5 46 (14.56%) TCP/IP
6 35 (11.08%) VPN
7 34 (10.76%) WAN
8 32 (10.13%) LAN
9 27 (8.54%) VoIP
10 25 (7.91%) Remote Desktop
11 17 (5.38%) VLAN
12 13 (4.11%) iSCSI
13 12 (3.80%) Internet
13 12 (3.80%) MPLS
13 12 (3.80%) SMTP
14 11 (3.48%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (3.48%) NAS
15 10 (3.16%) ISDN
15 10 (3.16%) PBX
15 10 (3.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (28.48%) SQL Server
2 41 (12.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (9.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (2.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (1.58%) MySQL
6 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.90%) JIRA
1 6 (1.90%) Subversion
2 5 (1.58%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.95%) Buildbot
3 3 (0.95%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.63%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.32%) MSI
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (7.59%) Telecoms
2 16 (5.06%) Finance
3 11 (3.48%) Retail
4 8 (2.53%) Banking
5 4 (1.27%) Publishing
6 2 (0.63%) Advertising
6 2 (0.63%) Front Office
6 2 (0.63%) Legal
6 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (23.10%) Analyst
2 64 (20.25%) Support Engineer
3 48 (15.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 43 (13.61%) IT Support
5 40 (12.66%) Support Analyst
6 32 (10.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 32 (10.13%) Administrator
7 30 (9.49%) IT Engineer
7 30 (9.49%) Systems Administrator
8 25 (7.91%) 3rd Line Support
8 25 (7.91%) IT Support Engineer
9 24 (7.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 24 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (7.59%) IT Analyst
10 23 (7.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 22 (6.96%) Server Support
12 20 (6.33%) Server Engineer
13 18 (5.70%) IT Support Analyst
14 17 (5.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 16 (5.06%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.96%) .NET
2 15 (4.75%) CSS
2 15 (4.75%) HTML
3 12 (3.80%) ASP.NET
4 11 (3.48%) XML
5 10 (3.16%) jQuery
5 10 (3.16%) Web Services
6 9 (2.85%) AngularJS
6 9 (2.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (2.85%) CSS3
7 6 (1.90%) HTML5
7 6 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (1.58%) JSON
8 5 (1.58%) LAMP
8 5 (1.58%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (1.27%) REST
9 4 (1.27%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (0.95%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.95%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 65 (20.57%) Data Centre
2 15 (4.75%) Replication
3 13 (4.11%) Fat Client
3 13 (4.11%) Thin Client
4 9 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.85%) Clustering
4 9 (2.85%) Handset
4 9 (2.85%) Virtual Team
5 8 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.22%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.58%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.27%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.95%) Cybercrime
9 3 (0.95%) HP Storage
9 3 (0.95%) iPad
9 3 (0.95%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.63%) EPoS
10 2 (0.63%) iPhone
11 1 (0.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 316 (100.00%) Windows
2 236 (74.68%) Windows Server
3 219 (69.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 76 (24.05%) Windows 7
5 67 (21.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (20.57%) Linux
7 34 (10.76%) Windows 10
8 31 (9.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (9.18%) Windows 8
10 13 (4.11%) Windows XP
11 10 (3.16%) Mac OS
12 8 (2.53%) CentOS
13 7 (2.22%) Mac OS X
14 6 (1.90%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.58%) Ubuntu
15 5 (1.58%) Unix
16 4 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
17 2 (0.63%) Android
17 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
18 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (23.10%) ITIL
2 34 (10.76%) Change Management
3 29 (9.18%) Mentoring
4 22 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (6.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (6.33%) Incident Management
7 19 (6.01%) Service Delivery
8 18 (5.70%) Project Management
9 17 (5.38%) Presales
9 17 (5.38%) Problem Management
10 14 (4.43%) Configuration Management
10 14 (4.43%) High Availability
11 13 (4.11%) Information Security
12 12 (3.80%) Coaching
12 12 (3.80%) ITIL V3
12 12 (3.80%) Server Virtualisation
12 12 (3.80%) Software Engineering
13 11 (3.48%) Customer Requirements
13 11 (3.48%) DevOps
13 11 (3.48%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 86 (27.22%) SQL
2 36 (11.39%) PowerShell
3 18 (5.70%) JavaScript
4 17 (5.38%) C
4 17 (5.38%) C#
5 15 (4.75%) T-SQL
6 12 (3.80%) VBScript
7 11 (3.48%) Bash Shell
7 11 (3.48%) VB
8 10 (3.16%) Python
9 7 (2.22%) C++
10 6 (1.90%) Perl
10 6 (1.90%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.58%) Java
11 5 (1.58%) Ruby
12 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.32%) Tcl
13 1 (0.32%) VB6
13 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 89 (28.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (21.52%) MCSE
3 43 (13.61%) MCITP
4 42 (13.29%) MCP
5 37 (11.71%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (11.39%) CCNA
7 26 (8.23%) MCSA
8 24 (7.59%) Degree
8 24 (7.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (6.33%) MCTS
10 15 (4.75%) A+ Certification
11 13 (4.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 12 (3.80%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (2.53%) SC Cleared
13 8 (2.53%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.90%) CCAA
14 6 (1.90%) CCNP
15 5 (1.58%) Network+ Certification
16 3 (0.95%) DV Cleared
17 2 (0.63%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.86%) SLA
2 6 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.63%) ISO 14000
4 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 182 (57.59%) Active Directory
2 97 (30.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (21.20%) Hyper-V
4 30 (9.49%) vSphere
5 29 (9.18%) Terminal Services
5 29 (9.18%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (7.28%) VMware ESX
7 19 (6.01%) XenApp
8 13 (4.11%) Virtual Servers
9 9 (2.85%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (2.53%) XenDesktop
11 7 (2.22%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (1.58%) NFS
12 5 (1.58%) Samba
13 3 (0.95%) XenServer
14 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 67 (21.20%) SCCM
2 40 (12.66%) SCOM
3 9 (2.85%) NetBackup
4 7 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (1.58%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (1.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (1.27%) Ansible
6 4 (1.27%) Kibana
6 4 (1.27%) logstash
6 4 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.95%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.95%) Puppet
7 3 (0.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (0.63%) Nessus
8 2 (0.63%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.63%) WSUS
9 1 (0.32%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 200 (63.29%) Microsoft
2 144 (45.57%) VMware
3 58 (18.35%) Citrix
4 51 (16.14%) Cisco
5 32 (10.13%) HP
6 22 (6.96%) IBM
7 19 (6.01%) Red Hat
8 18 (5.70%) Symantec
9 16 (5.06%) Veeam
10 14 (4.43%) CheckPoint
11 13 (4.11%) Oracle
12 11 (3.48%) SonicWALL
13 10 (3.16%) SolarWinds
14 9 (2.85%) Sophos
15 6 (1.90%) AppSense
16 5 (1.58%) Dell
16 5 (1.58%) Google
16 5 (1.58%) Sage
16 5 (1.58%) Splunk
17 4 (1.27%) Atlassian
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30K Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Galliard Homes
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Wymondham, Norfolk
Norfolk Constabulary
Salary: From £31,053 to £35,451 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Clancy Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago