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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 108 80 64
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 151 233 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.43% 3.21% 4.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.14% 12.19% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 130 205 258
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median 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
1489 1912 2179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 23.95% 26.35% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1607 1777
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +4.16%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Hertfordshire -6 68 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Cambridgeshire +22 45 £44,750 +11.87% 6
Essex -6 24 £38,000 +18.75% 6
Suffolk -4 7 £25,000 -13.04%
Bedfordshire -34 7 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Norfolk -30 1 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 317 (100.00%) Windows
2 235 (74.13%) Windows Server
3 225 (70.98%) Microsoft
4 217 (68.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 213 (67.19%) Active Directory
6 154 (48.58%) VMware
7 139 (43.85%) MS Exchange
8 120 (37.85%) VMware Infrastructure
9 109 (34.38%) Office 365
9 109 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 99 (31.23%) ITIL
11 98 (30.91%) Firewall
12 92 (29.02%) MS Office
12 92 (29.02%) SQL Server
13 90 (28.39%) DNS
14 87 (27.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 87 (27.44%) Exchange Server 2010
15 80 (25.24%) DHCP
16 76 (23.97%) Cisco
16 76 (23.97%) Hyper-V
16 76 (23.97%) Windows 7
17 75 (23.66%) Citrix
18 72 (22.71%) MS Excel
19 69 (21.77%) TCP/IP
20 63 (19.87%) Linux
21 60 (18.93%) SQL
22 57 (17.98%) VPN
23 56 (17.67%) SAN
24 55 (17.35%) MCSE
24 55 (17.35%) Exchange Server 2013

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
1 139 (43.85%) MS Exchange
2 87 (27.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (17.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 50 (15.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 46 (14.51%) Skype for Business
6 33 (10.41%) IIS
7 28 (8.83%) SharePoint
8 16 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (4.42%) Apache
10 9 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (2.21%) nginx
12 7 (2.21%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.89%) Tomcat
14 4 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.63%) Drupal
15 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.63%) WordPress
16 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 92 (29.02%) MS Office
2 72 (22.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.58%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.95%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.95%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 109 (34.38%) Office 365
2 47 (14.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (6.31%) PaaS
4 14 (4.42%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (4.42%) SaaS
5 3 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 98 (30.91%) Firewall
2 90 (28.39%) DNS
3 80 (25.24%) DHCP
4 69 (21.77%) TCP/IP
5 57 (17.98%) VPN
6 56 (17.67%) SAN
7 46 (14.51%) WAN
8 40 (12.62%) LAN
9 37 (11.67%) VLAN
10 36 (11.36%) Remote Desktop
11 30 (9.46%) VoIP
12 28 (8.83%) Wireless
13 20 (6.31%) Internet
14 18 (5.68%) MPLS
15 15 (4.73%) NAS
15 15 (4.73%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (4.10%) ISDN
16 13 (4.10%) PBX
17 11 (3.47%) SMTP
17 11 (3.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (29.02%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (3.15%) MySQL
5 9 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.95%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.63%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (2.21%) JIRA
1 7 (2.21%) Subversion
2 5 (1.58%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (1.58%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (6.31%) Retail
2 15 (4.73%) Finance
3 11 (3.47%) Banking
4 9 (2.84%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.58%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.26%) Marketing
6 4 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.63%) French Language
7 2 (0.63%) German Language
7 2 (0.63%) Local Government
7 2 (0.63%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Military
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (21.45%) Support Engineer
2 52 (16.40%) Analyst
3 49 (15.46%) 3rd Line Support
4 46 (14.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 40 (12.62%) IT Support
6 37 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 31 (9.78%) IT Engineer
8 30 (9.46%) Support Analyst
9 28 (8.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 26 (8.20%) Consultant
11 21 (6.62%) Azure Consultant
11 21 (6.62%) Office 365 Consultant
12 20 (6.31%) IT Support Engineer
12 20 (6.31%) Technical Support
13 19 (5.99%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 19 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support
13 19 (5.99%) Windows Engineer
14 18 (5.68%) Infrastructure Support
15 17 (5.36%) Technical Engineer
16 16 (5.05%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (10.09%) .NET
2 16 (5.05%) Web Services
3 13 (4.10%) XML
4 12 (3.79%) CSS
4 12 (3.79%) HTML
5 11 (3.47%) HTML5
6 10 (3.15%) ASP.NET
6 10 (3.15%) CSS3
6 10 (3.15%) jQuery
7 7 (2.21%) JSON
7 7 (2.21%) LAMP
7 7 (2.21%) LEMP Stack
7 7 (2.21%) MAPI
7 7 (2.21%) Middleware
8 6 (1.89%) Ajax
8 6 (1.89%) SOAP
9 5 (1.58%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.58%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (1.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.62%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.31%) Blackberry
2 20 (6.31%) Driving Licence
2 20 (6.31%) Replication
3 17 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 16 (5.05%) Handset
5 11 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.52%) User Experience
7 7 (2.21%) EPoS
7 7 (2.21%) HP Storage
7 7 (2.21%) iPhone
7 7 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.21%) PDA
8 6 (1.89%) Clustering
8 6 (1.89%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.89%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.89%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.58%) Life Science
9 5 (1.58%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 317 (100.00%) Windows
2 235 (74.13%) Windows Server
3 217 (68.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 109 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 76 (23.97%) Windows 7
6 63 (19.87%) Linux
7 35 (11.04%) Windows 8
8 29 (9.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (8.20%) Windows XP
10 25 (7.89%) Windows 10
11 15 (4.73%) Windows Vista
12 12 (3.79%) Unix
13 11 (3.47%) Mac OS X
14 10 (3.15%) Android
14 10 (3.15%) CentOS
15 8 (2.52%) Ubuntu
16 4 (1.26%) Embedded Linux
17 3 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (31.23%) ITIL
2 30 (9.46%) Mentoring
3 27 (8.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (8.52%) Service Delivery
4 21 (6.62%) Change Management
5 19 (5.99%) Server Virtualisation
6 16 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (5.05%) E-Commerce
7 15 (4.73%) Project Management
7 15 (4.73%) Virtual Environments
8 14 (4.42%) Presales
9 13 (4.10%) Coaching
9 13 (4.10%) Time Management
10 12 (3.79%) Service Management
11 11 (3.47%) Logistics
11 11 (3.47%) Validation
12 10 (3.15%) High Availability
12 10 (3.15%) ITSM
12 10 (3.15%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (3.15%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 60 (18.93%) SQL
2 26 (8.20%) PowerShell
3 19 (5.99%) C
4 16 (5.05%) C#
5 13 (4.10%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.10%) VB
6 12 (3.79%) Bash Shell
7 11 (3.47%) Perl
8 9 (2.84%) Python
8 9 (2.84%) VBScript
9 7 (2.21%) Java
9 7 (2.21%) Ruby
10 6 (1.89%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.89%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.26%) C++
11 4 (1.26%) PHP
12 3 (0.95%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 87 (27.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (17.35%) MCSE
3 40 (12.62%) MCITP
4 30 (9.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (8.52%) SC Cleared
5 27 (8.52%) Security Cleared
6 25 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (7.57%) CCNA
7 24 (7.57%) Degree
8 22 (6.94%) MCTS
9 20 (6.31%) MCSA
10 15 (4.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 13 (4.10%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (3.79%) MCP
13 11 (3.47%) MCDST
14 7 (2.21%) CCNP
15 5 (1.58%) A+ Certification
15 5 (1.58%) CCAA
16 3 (0.95%) CCA
16 3 (0.95%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.78%) SLA
2 5 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) HL7
System Software
1 213 (67.19%) Active Directory
2 120 (37.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (23.97%) Hyper-V
4 37 (11.67%) VMware ESX
5 33 (10.41%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (10.09%) XenApp
7 30 (9.46%) vSphere
8 27 (8.52%) Terminal Services
9 16 (5.05%) Virtual Servers
10 14 (4.42%) NFS
11 13 (4.10%) XenDesktop
12 8 (2.52%) Virtual Desktop
13 7 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (2.21%) Samba
13 7 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (1.58%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (1.58%) XenServer
15 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (17.35%) SCCM
2 25 (7.89%) SCOM
3 17 (5.36%) Backup Exec
3 17 (5.36%) WSUS
4 9 (2.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (2.21%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (1.58%) Ansible
6 5 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.58%) Puppet
6 5 (1.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (1.26%) Kibana
7 4 (1.26%) logstash
7 4 (1.26%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.95%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.63%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.32%) Nessus
10 1 (0.32%) Nexpose
10 1 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 225 (70.98%) Microsoft
2 154 (48.58%) VMware
3 76 (23.97%) Cisco
4 75 (23.66%) Citrix
5 53 (16.72%) HP
6 23 (7.26%) CheckPoint
7 21 (6.62%) Oracle
8 18 (5.68%) Apple
9 15 (4.73%) Veeam
10 13 (4.10%) IBM
11 12 (3.79%) Dell
12 11 (3.47%) Becrypt
13 10 (3.15%) 3PAR
13 10 (3.15%) Juniper
13 10 (3.15%) Remedy
13 10 (3.15%) Symantec
14 8 (2.52%) Draytek
14 8 (2.52%) Red Hat
15 7 (2.21%) SolarWinds
15 7 (2.21%) SonicWALL
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