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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 100 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 168 330 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.56% 4.25% 4.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.48% 16.14% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 145 235 329
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
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
1603 2045 2451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.43% 26.33% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1598 2026
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -28 74 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Cambridgeshire -8 38 £41,500 +27.69% 5
Essex -16 24 £31,500 -13.69% 2
Suffolk +21 22 £27,250 -16.15%
Bedfordshire -13 19 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Norfolk 0 1 £25,000 +2.04% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 436 (100.00%) Windows
2 332 (76.15%) Windows Server
3 304 (69.72%) Microsoft
4 257 (58.94%) Active Directory
5 254 (58.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 191 (43.81%) VMware
7 186 (42.66%) MS Exchange
8 150 (34.40%) Firewall
9 147 (33.72%) SQL Server
9 147 (33.72%) Windows 7
10 144 (33.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 142 (32.57%) Hyper-V
12 139 (31.88%) VMware Infrastructure
12 139 (31.88%) Cisco
13 136 (31.19%) Exchange Server 2010
14 133 (30.50%) MS Excel
15 126 (28.90%) MS Office
16 119 (27.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 113 (25.92%) Exchange Server 2013
18 106 (24.31%) VPN
19 104 (23.85%) Office 365
20 101 (23.17%) TCP/IP
21 99 (22.71%) ITIL
22 96 (22.02%) DNS
23 93 (21.33%) SQL
24 92 (21.10%) Citrix
25 84 (19.27%) SAN
25 84 (19.27%) Linux
26 82 (18.81%) MCSE
27 81 (18.58%) DHCP

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
1 186 (42.66%) MS Exchange
2 136 (31.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 113 (25.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 71 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 59 (13.53%) IIS
6 52 (11.93%) Skype for Business
7 38 (8.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 33 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 32 (7.34%) SharePoint
10 12 (2.75%) Apache
11 11 (2.52%) Tomcat
12 10 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (2.29%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.46%) Confluence
14 2 (0.46%) JBoss
14 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.23%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.23%) CMS
Applications
1 133 (30.50%) MS Excel
2 126 (28.90%) MS Office
3 8 (1.83%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.69%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.61%) assyst
3 4 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.69%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 104 (23.85%) Office 365
2 47 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.38%) PaaS
5 4 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.69%) SaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.23%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 150 (34.40%) Firewall
2 106 (24.31%) VPN
3 101 (23.17%) TCP/IP
4 96 (22.02%) DNS
5 84 (19.27%) SAN
6 81 (18.58%) DHCP
7 79 (18.12%) WAN
8 75 (17.20%) LAN
9 73 (16.74%) VLAN
10 53 (12.16%) Wireless
11 40 (9.17%) NAS
12 39 (8.94%) VoIP
13 34 (7.80%) SMTP
14 30 (6.88%) IMAP
15 29 (6.65%) DMZ
16 27 (6.19%) Internet
17 25 (5.73%) SSL
18 19 (4.36%) Remote Desktop
19 17 (3.90%) Skype
20 15 (3.44%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (33.72%) SQL Server
2 69 (15.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (9.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (4.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.61%) MySQL
5 7 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.23%) MS Access
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (1.83%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.46%) JIRA
3 2 (0.46%) MSI
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.23%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 37 (8.49%) Finance
2 28 (6.42%) Banking
3 14 (3.21%) Retail
4 9 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.38%) Law
6 5 (1.15%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.46%) Advertising
8 2 (0.46%) Automotive
8 2 (0.46%) Legal
8 2 (0.46%) Local Government
8 2 (0.46%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 108 (24.77%) Support Engineer
2 72 (16.51%) 3rd Line Support
3 60 (13.76%) Analyst
4 57 (13.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 48 (11.01%) IT Support
6 41 (9.40%) IT Engineer
7 40 (9.17%) Support Analyst
8 38 (8.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 37 (8.49%) Developer
9 37 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 35 (8.03%) IT Support Engineer
11 32 (7.34%) Senior Support Engineer
12 30 (6.88%) .NET Developer
13 29 (6.65%) Infrastructure Support
14 28 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
14 28 (6.42%) Technical Support
14 28 (6.42%) Windows Engineer
15 27 (6.19%) Consultant
16 26 (5.96%) Server Engineer
17 24 (5.50%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (12.84%) .NET
2 36 (8.26%) Web Services
3 32 (7.34%) HTML
4 31 (7.11%) CSS
4 31 (7.11%) HTML5
5 30 (6.88%) ASP.NET
5 30 (6.88%) CSS3
5 30 (6.88%) jQuery
6 29 (6.65%) MAPI
7 23 (5.28%) AngularJS
7 23 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (4.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (2.52%) .NET Framework
9 11 (2.52%) Middleware
10 9 (2.06%) SOAP
11 7 (1.61%) Ajax
11 7 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (1.61%) XML
12 4 (0.92%) LAMP
13 2 (0.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.16%) Replication
2 50 (11.47%) Blackberry
3 31 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.88%) iPhone
5 29 (6.65%) PDA
6 28 (6.42%) Data Centre
6 28 (6.42%) Driving Licence
7 21 (4.82%) Virtual Team
8 14 (3.21%) Mathematics
9 13 (2.98%) EPoS
10 11 (2.52%) Handset
11 10 (2.29%) HP Storage
12 9 (2.06%) Smartphone
13 8 (1.83%) Clustering
13 8 (1.83%) User Experience
14 7 (1.61%) HP StoreVirtual
14 7 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
15 5 (1.15%) Client/Server
15 5 (1.15%) Computer Science
15 5 (1.15%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 436 (100.00%) Windows
2 332 (76.15%) Windows Server
3 254 (58.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 147 (33.72%) Windows 7
5 144 (33.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 84 (19.27%) Linux
7 79 (18.12%) Windows 8
8 67 (15.37%) Windows 10
9 47 (10.78%) Windows XP
10 35 (8.03%) Windows Vista
11 31 (7.11%) Android
12 22 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (3.21%) Unix
14 5 (1.15%) CentOS
15 4 (0.92%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.69%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.46%) Debian
17 2 (0.46%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (22.71%) ITIL
2 31 (7.11%) Mentoring
2 31 (7.11%) Service Delivery
3 29 (6.65%) Incident Management
4 28 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (5.50%) Project Management
6 23 (5.28%) ITIL V3
6 23 (5.28%) MVC
7 20 (4.59%) Business Continuity
7 20 (4.59%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (3.67%) Problem Management
9 15 (3.44%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (3.44%) Service Management
10 14 (3.21%) Web Filtering
11 13 (2.98%) Application Packaging
11 13 (2.98%) Data Protection
12 12 (2.75%) Change Management
12 12 (2.75%) Presales
13 11 (2.52%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 93 (21.33%) SQL
2 37 (8.49%) C#
3 36 (8.26%) PowerShell
4 31 (7.11%) JavaScript
5 30 (6.88%) T-SQL
6 19 (4.36%) VB
7 16 (3.67%) C
8 12 (2.75%) Java
9 11 (2.52%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.06%) VBScript
11 8 (1.83%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.61%) C++
12 7 (1.61%) VBA
13 4 (0.92%) Perl
13 4 (0.92%) PHP
14 2 (0.46%) Ruby
15 1 (0.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 119 (27.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 82 (18.81%) MCSE
3 44 (10.09%) MCITP
4 39 (8.94%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (8.49%) CCNA
5 37 (8.49%) MCSA
6 34 (7.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 27 (6.19%) SC Cleared
7 27 (6.19%) Security Cleared
8 26 (5.96%) MCP
9 25 (5.73%) MCTS
10 18 (4.13%) MCDST
11 14 (3.21%) Degree
12 13 (2.98%) CCNP
13 10 (2.29%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (1.15%) CCAA
14 5 (1.15%) CCIA
15 4 (0.92%) CCA
15 4 (0.92%) CCEE
15 4 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (11.70%) SLA
2 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 257 (58.94%) Active Directory
2 142 (32.57%) Hyper-V
3 139 (31.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (9.63%) VMware ESXi
5 39 (8.94%) XenApp
6 26 (5.96%) vSphere
7 25 (5.73%) VMware ESX
8 21 (4.82%) NFS
9 20 (4.59%) Terminal Services
10 16 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (2.52%) XenDesktop
12 9 (2.06%) Xen
13 8 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
14 6 (1.38%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.92%) XenServer
16 3 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (0.69%) Terminal Server
17 2 (0.46%) ISA Server
17 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 45 (10.32%) Backup Exec
2 42 (9.63%) SCCM
3 37 (8.49%) WSUS
4 25 (5.73%) SCOM
5 14 (3.21%) FortiGate
6 13 (2.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (1.38%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.92%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.69%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.46%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.46%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.46%) ZENworks
11 1 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.23%) Puppet
11 1 (0.23%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 304 (69.72%) Microsoft
2 191 (43.81%) VMware
3 139 (31.88%) Cisco
4 92 (21.10%) Citrix
5 45 (10.32%) Apple
5 45 (10.32%) Dell
6 41 (9.40%) HP
7 32 (7.34%) Veeam
8 31 (7.11%) Draytek
9 23 (5.28%) Juniper
9 23 (5.28%) Oracle
10 19 (4.36%) SonicWALL
10 19 (4.36%) Symantec
11 14 (3.21%) NetApp
11 14 (3.21%) Red Hat
12 13 (2.98%) EMC
13 11 (2.52%) Becrypt
13 11 (2.52%) Intel Security
14 10 (2.29%) 3PAR
14 10 (2.29%) IBM
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