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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 69 64 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 19 34 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.83% 2.72% 5.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.68% 12.69% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 53
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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
219 268 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.06% 21.44% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 177 185 261
Median salary £47,500 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Brentwood +4 5 £42,500 - 1
Harlow +2 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Chelmsford +5 4 £29,500 -25.00% 2
Southend-on-Sea +2 2 £31,000 -19.48%
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (95.00%) Windows Server
3 45 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (71.67%) Microsoft
5 39 (65.00%) Active Directory
6 32 (53.33%) Cisco
6 32 (53.33%) MS Exchange
7 31 (51.67%) Windows 7
8 30 (50.00%) MS Office
9 28 (46.67%) Firewall
10 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
10 26 (43.33%) DHCP
10 26 (43.33%) TCP/IP
10 26 (43.33%) Hyper-V
11 25 (41.67%) Windows 8
12 24 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 24 (40.00%) DNS
13 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (38.33%) MS Excel
14 22 (36.67%) VPN
14 22 (36.67%) Windows 10
15 21 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
16 20 (33.33%) Linux
17 19 (31.67%) Windows XP
17 19 (31.67%) Blackberry
17 19 (31.67%) Wireless
17 19 (31.67%) Android
17 19 (31.67%) iPhone
17 19 (31.67%) VLAN
17 19 (31.67%) Draytek

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 32 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 24 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 18 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (50.00%) MS Office
2 23 (38.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (11.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (46.67%) Firewall
2 26 (43.33%) DHCP
2 26 (43.33%) TCP/IP
3 24 (40.00%) DNS
4 22 (36.67%) VPN
5 19 (31.67%) VLAN
5 19 (31.67%) Wireless
6 18 (30.00%) DMZ
6 18 (30.00%) IMAP
6 18 (30.00%) SMTP
7 17 (28.33%) SAN
8 15 (25.00%) NAS
9 5 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (6.67%) Internet
11 3 (5.00%) LAN
11 3 (5.00%) WAN
12 2 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (1.67%) Network Security
13 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.33%) MSI
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Support Engineer
2 20 (33.33%) IT Support
3 15 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 15 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 14 (23.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (18.33%) Senior IT Engineer
5 11 (18.33%) Senior IT Support
5 11 (18.33%) Systems Support
6 10 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) .NET Developer
7 7 (11.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 7 (11.67%) Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) MAPI
2 7 (11.67%) .NET
2 7 (11.67%) Ajax
2 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (11.67%) CSS
2 7 (11.67%) CSS3
2 7 (11.67%) HTML
2 7 (11.67%) HTML5
2 7 (11.67%) jQuery
2 7 (11.67%) SOAP
2 7 (11.67%) Web Services
2 7 (11.67%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) Middleware
3 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (31.67%) Blackberry
1 19 (31.67%) iPhone
2 18 (30.00%) PDA
3 17 (28.33%) Replication
4 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.67%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.67%) Social Network
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (95.00%) Windows Server
3 45 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (51.67%) Windows 7
5 25 (41.67%) Windows 8
6 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (36.67%) Windows 10
8 20 (33.33%) Linux
9 19 (31.67%) Android
9 19 (31.67%) Windows XP
10 18 (30.00%) Windows Vista
11 5 (8.33%) Unix
12 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.67%) OO
2 6 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.00%) ERP
4 3 (5.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (3.33%) Application Packaging
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Security
5 2 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.33%) Process Management
5 2 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (1.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.67%) Change Management
6 1 (1.67%) Demand Management
6 1 (1.67%) Information Governance
6 1 (1.67%) ITSM
6 1 (1.67%) Quality Management
6 1 (1.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.67%) Secure Coding
6 1 (1.67%) Security Management
6 1 (1.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (11.67%) C#
2 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
3 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) CCNA
1 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.00%) MCSA
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) MCP
3 1 (1.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) HL7
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (43.33%) Hyper-V
3 15 (25.00%) NFS
4 9 (15.00%) XenApp
5 7 (11.67%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (5.00%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 13 (21.67%) SCCM
3 5 (8.33%) WSUS
4 4 (6.67%) SCOM
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 43 (71.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (53.33%) Cisco
3 19 (31.67%) Draytek
4 18 (30.00%) Apple
5 17 (28.33%) Veeam
6 12 (20.00%) Citrix
6 12 (20.00%) VMware
7 5 (8.33%) Kaspersky
8 4 (6.67%) WatchGuard
9 3 (5.00%) BT
10 2 (3.33%) arcserve
10 2 (3.33%) Juniper
10 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.33%) SAP
10 2 (3.33%) Sophos
10 2 (3.33%) Symantec
11 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.67%) EMC
11 1 (1.67%) HP
11 1 (1.67%) SonicWALL
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