The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 70 59 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 46 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.16% 3.63% 5.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.40% 18.40% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 70
Median salary £30,500 £35,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.08% -24.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
234 250 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.99% 19.73% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 185 141 349
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Essex region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Essex

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Essex

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Southend-on-Sea -8 4 £45,000 -
Harlow +4 3 £29,000 +45.00% 1
Chelmsford - 2 £28,500 - 1
Colchester +1 1 £17,500 -41.66%
Hockley +1 1 £35,000 -
Rayleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (88.75%) Windows Server
3 59 (73.75%) Microsoft
4 54 (67.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (65.00%) Active Directory
6 47 (58.75%) Windows 7
7 45 (56.25%) MS Exchange
8 42 (52.50%) MS Office
8 42 (52.50%) Firewall
9 41 (51.25%) Hyper-V
10 40 (50.00%) MS Excel
11 39 (48.75%) SQL Server
11 39 (48.75%) Exchange Server 2013
11 39 (48.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 36 (45.00%) Cisco
13 33 (41.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 33 (41.25%) Windows 8
13 33 (41.25%) Windows 10
14 31 (38.75%) Exchange Server 2007
14 31 (38.75%) DHCP
14 31 (38.75%) TCP/IP
14 31 (38.75%) DNS
14 31 (38.75%) Linux
15 30 (37.50%) VPN
15 30 (37.50%) Draytek
15 30 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
15 30 (37.50%) Android
16 29 (36.25%) iPhone
16 29 (36.25%) VLAN
16 29 (36.25%) IMAP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 45 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 39 (48.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 39 (48.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 31 (38.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (35.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 28 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.50%) IIS
6 1 (1.25%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.25%) Drupal
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (52.50%) MS Office
2 40 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) assyst
2 4 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.25%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (52.50%) Firewall
2 31 (38.75%) DHCP
2 31 (38.75%) DNS
2 31 (38.75%) TCP/IP
3 30 (37.50%) VPN
4 29 (36.25%) IMAP
4 29 (36.25%) VLAN
4 29 (36.25%) Wireless
5 28 (35.00%) DMZ
5 28 (35.00%) SAN
5 28 (35.00%) SMTP
6 21 (26.25%) NAS
7 4 (5.00%) Internet
7 4 (5.00%) LAN
7 4 (5.00%) WAN
8 2 (2.50%) VoIP
9 1 (1.25%) FTP
9 1 (1.25%) Network Security
9 1 (1.25%) POP3
9 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) MS Access
3 1 (1.25%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.50%) MSI
3 1 (1.25%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (6.25%) Law
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Legal
3 2 (2.50%) Marketing
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
3 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (42.50%) Support Engineer
2 29 (36.25%) IT Support
3 26 (32.50%) IT Engineer
3 26 (32.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 22 (27.50%) Systems Engineer
5 21 (26.25%) Systems Support
6 20 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 20 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
7 16 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
7 16 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
8 12 (15.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 10 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (11.25%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (10.00%) Developer
12 7 (8.75%) .NET Developer
12 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (7.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
13 6 (7.50%) Analyst
13 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
13 6 (7.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.00%) MAPI
2 8 (10.00%) .NET
2 8 (10.00%) HTML
3 7 (8.75%) Ajax
3 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (8.75%) CSS
3 7 (8.75%) CSS3
3 7 (8.75%) HTML5
3 7 (8.75%) jQuery
3 7 (8.75%) SOAP
3 7 (8.75%) Web Services
3 7 (8.75%) XML
4 1 (1.25%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.25%) Middleware
4 1 (1.25%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (36.25%) Blackberry
2 29 (36.25%) iPhone
3 28 (35.00%) PDA
4 20 (25.00%) Replication
5 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.75%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.25%) Clustering
8 1 (1.25%) iPad
8 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.25%) NHS
8 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (88.75%) Windows Server
3 54 (67.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (58.75%) Windows 7
5 33 (41.25%) Windows 10
5 33 (41.25%) Windows 8
5 33 (41.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (38.75%) Linux
7 30 (37.50%) Android
8 28 (35.00%) Windows Vista
8 28 (35.00%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.00%) Unix
10 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.75%) ITIL
2 9 (11.25%) Service Management
3 7 (8.75%) OO
4 6 (7.50%) ITSM
5 5 (6.25%) Application Packaging
5 5 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.00%) ITIL V2
6 4 (5.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (3.75%) Computer Security
7 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.75%) Security Patching
8 2 (2.50%) ERP
8 2 (2.50%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.25%) IT Governance
9 1 (1.25%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.25%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.25%) Security Management
9 1 (1.25%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (1.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.75%) SQL
2 7 (8.75%) C#
2 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.75%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.25%) VB
4 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.75%) MCSA
3 6 (7.50%) MCSE
4 3 (3.75%) CCNA
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.50%) MCITP
5 2 (2.50%) MCP
6 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 41 (51.25%) Hyper-V
3 20 (25.00%) NFS
4 13 (16.25%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (16.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (15.00%) XenApp
6 8 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (3.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (3.75%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (35.00%) Backup Exec
2 9 (11.25%) SCCM
3 6 (7.50%) SCOM
4 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.50%) WSUS
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 59 (73.75%) Microsoft
2 36 (45.00%) Cisco
3 30 (37.50%) Draytek
4 29 (36.25%) Apple
5 23 (28.75%) Veeam
6 21 (26.25%) VMware
7 17 (21.25%) Citrix
8 6 (7.50%) SonicWALL
9 5 (6.25%) NetApp
10 4 (5.00%) Remedy
11 3 (3.75%) Dell
11 3 (3.75%) Juniper
11 3 (3.75%) Kaspersky
12 2 (2.50%) BT
12 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.50%) SAP
12 2 (2.50%) Symantec
12 2 (2.50%) WatchGuard
13 1 (1.25%) Toshiba
13 1 (1.25%) ZyXEL
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