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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 129 69 91
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 132 250 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.02% 3.50% 2.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.49% 13.59% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 106 222 203
Median salary £41,125 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £23,500 £17,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
1554 1840 2169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 23.77% 25.80% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1550 1741
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 6 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +19 46 £44,500 +18.66% 6
Hertfordshire -50 46 £30,000 - 6
Essex +13 23 £41,375 +31.34% 2
Suffolk -13 9 £32,500 +38.29%
Bedfordshire -30 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Norfolk -25 1 £47,500 +90.00%
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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.

1 278 (100.00%) Windows
2 203 (73.02%) Windows Server
3 185 (66.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 182 (65.47%) Active Directory
5 176 (63.31%) Microsoft
6 139 (50.00%) VMware
7 118 (42.45%) MS Exchange
8 112 (40.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 105 (37.77%) Office 365
10 89 (32.01%) ITIL
11 86 (30.94%) DNS
12 81 (29.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 76 (27.34%) DHCP
14 75 (26.98%) Firewall
15 71 (25.54%) Microsoft Certification
16 70 (25.18%) TCP/IP
17 67 (24.10%) MS Office
18 65 (23.38%) SQL Server
18 65 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2010
19 60 (21.58%) Linux
20 58 (20.86%) MS Excel
20 58 (20.86%) SCCM
21 57 (20.50%) Citrix
22 56 (20.14%) Cisco
22 56 (20.14%) Windows 7
23 53 (19.06%) MCSE
24 51 (18.35%) SQL
24 51 (18.35%) Data Centre
25 50 (17.99%) Hyper-V
26 47 (16.91%) HP

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
1 118 (42.45%) MS Exchange
2 65 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (11.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 31 (11.15%) IIS
5 30 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (10.43%) Skype for Business
7 19 (6.83%) SharePoint
8 9 (3.24%) Apache
9 8 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.52%) nginx
11 4 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.72%) Drupal
12 2 (0.72%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.72%) JBoss
12 2 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.72%) WordPress
13 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 67 (24.10%) MS Office
2 58 (20.86%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (3.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 105 (37.77%) Office 365
2 44 (15.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (7.19%) PaaS
4 13 (4.68%) SaaS
5 9 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (30.94%) DNS
2 76 (27.34%) DHCP
3 75 (26.98%) Firewall
4 70 (25.18%) TCP/IP
5 46 (16.55%) SAN
5 46 (16.55%) WAN
6 40 (14.39%) LAN
7 39 (14.03%) VPN
8 31 (11.15%) Remote Desktop
9 28 (10.07%) VoIP
10 21 (7.55%) VLAN
11 17 (6.12%) MPLS
12 15 (5.40%) Internet
13 13 (4.68%) ISDN
13 13 (4.68%) PBX
13 13 (4.68%) Wireless
14 12 (4.32%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (3.60%) iSCSI
17 9 (3.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.52%) MySQL
5 6 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.44%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.72%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.88%) Subversion
2 7 (2.52%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.52%) JIRA
3 5 (1.80%) Buildbot
3 5 (1.80%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.72%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (5.40%) Retail
2 14 (5.04%) Finance
3 4 (1.44%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.44%) Marketing
4 3 (1.08%) Advertising
4 3 (1.08%) Banking
4 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.72%) French Language
5 2 (0.72%) Front Office
5 2 (0.72%) German Language
5 2 (0.72%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.36%) Back Office
6 1 (0.36%) Electronics
6 1 (0.36%) Military
6 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (21.94%) Analyst
2 51 (18.35%) Support Engineer
3 43 (15.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 39 (14.03%) IT Support
5 35 (12.59%) Support Analyst
6 33 (11.87%) 3rd Line Support
7 28 (10.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (8.63%) 2nd Line Support
9 21 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 21 (7.55%) Administrator
9 21 (7.55%) IT Analyst
9 21 (7.55%) IT Engineer
10 19 (6.83%) IT Support Analyst
10 19 (6.83%) Systems Administrator
11 18 (6.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 17 (6.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 16 (5.76%) Consultant
13 16 (5.76%) Infrastructure Support
14 15 (5.40%) Technical Support
15 14 (5.04%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.12%) .NET
2 12 (4.32%) XML
3 9 (3.24%) CSS
3 9 (3.24%) HTML
3 9 (3.24%) Web Services
4 7 (2.52%) JSON
4 7 (2.52%) LAMP
4 7 (2.52%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (1.80%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.80%) jQuery
6 4 (1.44%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.44%) CSS3
6 4 (1.44%) ELK Stack
6 4 (1.44%) REST
6 4 (1.44%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (1.08%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.08%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.08%) SAML
8 2 (0.72%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 51 (18.35%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.12%) Mathematics
3 12 (4.32%) Handset
4 11 (3.96%) Fat Client
4 11 (3.96%) Thin Client
5 10 (3.60%) Replication
6 9 (3.24%) Driving Licence
6 9 (3.24%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.52%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.52%) Clustering
7 7 (2.52%) User Experience
8 6 (2.16%) HP Storage
9 5 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.80%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.44%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.44%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.08%) Cybercrime
11 3 (1.08%) EPoS
11 3 (1.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 278 (100.00%) Windows
2 203 (73.02%) Windows Server
3 185 (66.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 81 (29.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 60 (21.58%) Linux
6 56 (20.14%) Windows 7
7 33 (11.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (8.27%) Windows 8
9 16 (5.76%) Windows 10
10 12 (4.32%) CentOS
11 11 (3.96%) Windows XP
12 9 (3.24%) Mac OS X
12 9 (3.24%) Windows Vista
13 7 (2.52%) Ubuntu
14 6 (2.16%) Unix
15 4 (1.44%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.72%) Android
16 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (32.01%) ITIL
2 28 (10.07%) Change Management
3 24 (8.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (8.27%) Mentoring
5 21 (7.55%) Service Delivery
6 18 (6.47%) Server Virtualisation
7 17 (6.12%) E-Commerce
8 13 (4.68%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (4.68%) Coaching
8 13 (4.68%) Service Management
9 11 (3.96%) Project Management
9 11 (3.96%) Virtual Environments
10 10 (3.60%) Change Control
10 10 (3.60%) Information Security
11 9 (3.24%) Configuration Management
11 9 (3.24%) ERP
11 9 (3.24%) ITSM
11 9 (3.24%) Logistics
11 9 (3.24%) Process Improvement
11 9 (3.24%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (18.35%) SQL
2 33 (11.87%) PowerShell
3 16 (5.76%) C
4 13 (4.68%) Bash Shell
5 12 (4.32%) Python
6 11 (3.96%) JavaScript
7 10 (3.60%) Perl
8 8 (2.88%) VBScript
9 7 (2.52%) C#
9 7 (2.52%) Ruby
9 7 (2.52%) VB
10 5 (1.80%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.44%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.08%) Java
13 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.36%) C++
14 1 (0.36%) PHP
14 1 (0.36%) Tcl
14 1 (0.36%) VB6
14 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 71 (25.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (19.06%) MCSE
3 33 (11.87%) MCITP
4 23 (8.27%) Degree
4 23 (8.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (7.19%) SC Cleared
5 20 (7.19%) Security Cleared
6 19 (6.83%) CCNA
7 16 (5.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 15 (5.40%) MCSA
9 13 (4.68%) MCP
9 13 (4.68%) MCTS
10 12 (4.32%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (2.16%) MCDST
12 5 (1.80%) A+ Certification
13 4 (1.44%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.08%) CCA
14 3 (1.08%) CCAA
14 3 (1.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.55%) SLA
2 4 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) HL7
System Software
1 182 (65.47%) Active Directory
2 112 (40.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (17.99%) Hyper-V
4 36 (12.95%) VMware ESX
5 33 (11.87%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (11.87%) vSphere
6 31 (11.15%) Terminal Services
6 31 (11.15%) XenApp
7 19 (6.83%) Virtual Servers
8 14 (5.04%) XenDesktop
9 8 (2.88%) Virtual Desktop
9 8 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (2.52%) NFS
10 7 (2.52%) Samba
10 7 (2.52%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (2.16%) XenServer
12 4 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 58 (20.86%) SCCM
2 26 (9.35%) SCOM
3 9 (3.24%) WSUS
4 7 (2.52%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.52%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (1.80%) Ansible
5 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.80%) Puppet
5 5 (1.80%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (1.44%) Kibana
6 4 (1.44%) logstash
7 3 (1.08%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.08%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.36%) Nexpose
9 1 (0.36%) Simpana
9 1 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 176 (63.31%) Microsoft
2 139 (50.00%) VMware
3 57 (20.50%) Citrix
4 56 (20.14%) Cisco
5 47 (16.91%) HP
6 22 (7.91%) CheckPoint
7 16 (5.76%) Red Hat
8 13 (4.68%) Veeam
9 12 (4.32%) IBM
10 11 (3.96%) 3PAR
11 10 (3.60%) Oracle
11 10 (3.60%) Remedy
11 10 (3.60%) SolarWinds
11 10 (3.60%) Symantec
12 6 (2.16%) Becrypt
12 6 (2.16%) Kaspersky
13 5 (1.80%) AppSense
13 5 (1.80%) Dell
13 5 (1.80%) Juniper
14 4 (1.44%) EMC
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Galliard Homes
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
BAM Construct UK Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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