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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 56 61 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 41 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.68% 3.56% 4.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.02% 16.94% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 45
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
208 242 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.32% 20.99% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 169 169 227
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -17.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Colchester -7 11 £47,500 -9.52%
Witham - 2 - -
Thurrock - 2 £57,500 -
Basildon +17 1 £30,000 +3.44% 1
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 35 (72.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (54.17%) VMware
5 25 (52.08%) Active Directory
6 19 (39.58%) SCCM
7 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 16 (33.33%) Office 365
8 15 (31.25%) Data Centre
8 15 (31.25%) Citrix
8 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (29.17%) vSphere
10 13 (27.08%) Cisco
10 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
10 13 (27.08%) SQL
10 13 (27.08%) SCOM
11 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 12 (25.00%) Linux
11 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (22.92%) ITIL
12 11 (22.92%) Red Hat
12 11 (22.92%) Symantec
13 10 (20.83%) IIS
14 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
14 9 (18.75%) Thin Client
14 9 (18.75%) Fat Client
14 9 (18.75%) Firewall
14 9 (18.75%) NetBackup
14 9 (18.75%) Capacity Management

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 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.83%) IIS
3 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.17%) GlassFish
6 2 (4.17%) JBoss
6 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.17%) Skype for Business
6 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (33.33%) Office 365
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.42%) SaaS
3 2 (4.17%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Firewall
2 8 (16.67%) SAN
3 6 (12.50%) DNS
4 5 (10.42%) iSCSI
4 5 (10.42%) NAS
5 4 (8.33%) LAN
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (6.25%) DHCP
6 3 (6.25%) VPN
7 2 (4.17%) IMAP
7 2 (4.17%) Skype
7 2 (4.17%) SMTP
7 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.17%) VoIP
7 2 (4.17%) WAN
7 2 (4.17%) Wireless
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco ICM
8 1 (2.08%) FTP
8 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Administrator
2 10 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Administrator
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Desktop Support
4 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (10.42%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 3 (6.25%) Desktop Team Leader
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.25%) Support Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
1 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) jQuery
2 1 (2.08%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (2.08%) MSMQ
2 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.08%) VXML
2 1 (2.08%) WinForms
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 9 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 9 (18.75%) Thin Client
3 5 (10.42%) Replication
4 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.17%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 35 (72.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (25.00%) Linux
6 11 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (18.75%) Windows 8
8 7 (14.58%) Windows 10
8 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Capacity Management
2 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.42%) Change Control
4 5 (10.42%) Change Management
4 5 (10.42%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (10.42%) Project Management
5 4 (8.33%) Information Security
6 3 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 3 (6.25%) Security Patching
7 2 (4.17%) BCP
7 2 (4.17%) Coaching
7 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.17%) CRM
7 2 (4.17%) High Availability
7 2 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.25%) VB
3 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.08%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) Tcl
4 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.08%) VB6
4 1 (2.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) MCSE
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.08%) MCITP
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.25%) SLA
3 2 (4.17%) ISO 14000
3 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (52.08%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.17%) vSphere
3 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.25%) XenApp
6 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (39.58%) SCCM
2 13 (27.08%) SCOM
3 9 (18.75%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.17%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.17%) WSUS
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) VMware
2 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (31.25%) Citrix
4 13 (27.08%) Cisco
5 11 (22.92%) Red Hat
5 11 (22.92%) Symantec
6 5 (10.42%) Veeam
7 4 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.25%) Intel Security
9 2 (4.17%) Mitel
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle
10 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.08%) HP
10 1 (2.08%) IBM
10 1 (2.08%) Kaspersky
10 1 (2.08%) SAP
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