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 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 69 63 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.36% 2.57% 4.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.71% 12.00% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 39
Median salary £38,000 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £44,000 £51,000
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
205 275 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.20% 21.42% 22.69%
Number of salaries quoted 171 203 198
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 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 September 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 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
Brentwood +8 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Chelmsford 0 4 £35,000 +26.12%
Harlow -1 4 £32,500 +18.18%
Hockley - 2 £35,000 -
Southend-on-Sea 0 1 £31,000 -19.48%
Colchester -8 1 £41,250 +30.95%
Billericay - 1 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (82.98%) Windows Server 2012
2 39 (82.98%) Windows Server
3 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
4 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
5 23 (48.94%) MS Exchange
6 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
7 18 (38.30%) Firewall
8 17 (36.17%) MS Office
8 17 (36.17%) Cisco
8 17 (36.17%) Office 365
8 17 (36.17%) Windows 7
9 16 (34.04%) SQL
9 16 (34.04%) DHCP
10 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
10 15 (31.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (29.79%) Windows 8
11 14 (29.79%) Hyper-V
11 14 (29.79%) DNS
12 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (25.53%) VMware
13 11 (23.40%) VPN
13 11 (23.40%) SAN
13 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
13 11 (23.40%) Linux
13 11 (23.40%) SCCM
13 11 (23.40%) Windows 10
14 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (19.15%) Backup Exec
15 9 (19.15%) Replication

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 23 (48.94%) MS Exchange
2 15 (31.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (14.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (14.89%) IIS
6 1 (2.13%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.13%) JBoss
6 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (36.17%) MS Office
2 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.17%) Office 365
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.64%) SaaS
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.13%) Google Apps
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) Firewall
2 16 (34.04%) DHCP
3 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
4 14 (29.79%) DNS
5 11 (23.40%) SAN
5 11 (23.40%) VPN
6 8 (17.02%) VLAN
6 8 (17.02%) Wireless
7 7 (14.89%) DMZ
7 7 (14.89%) IMAP
7 7 (14.89%) NAS
7 7 (14.89%) SMTP
8 5 (10.64%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (8.51%) Internet
9 4 (8.51%) LAN
9 4 (8.51%) WAN
10 2 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
11 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.26%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Publishing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) IT Support
2 10 (21.28%) Support Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (17.02%) IT Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 7 (14.89%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior IT Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior IT Support
5 7 (14.89%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Support Technician
7 4 (8.51%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
7 4 (8.51%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (8.51%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) MAPI
2 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) Ajax
2 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (10.64%) CSS
2 5 (10.64%) CSS3
2 5 (10.64%) HTML
2 5 (10.64%) HTML5
2 5 (10.64%) jQuery
2 5 (10.64%) SOAP
2 5 (10.64%) Web Services
2 5 (10.64%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Replication
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.02%) Blackberry
3 7 (14.89%) iPhone
3 7 (14.89%) PDA
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.13%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.13%) Social Network
5 1 (2.13%) Statistics
5 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (82.98%) Windows Server
2 39 (82.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (36.17%) Windows 7
4 14 (29.79%) Windows 8
5 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (23.40%) Linux
6 11 (23.40%) Windows 10
7 8 (17.02%) Android
7 8 (17.02%) Windows XP
8 7 (14.89%) Windows Vista
9 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (4.26%) Unix
11 1 (2.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) ITIL
2 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (10.64%) OO
3 4 (8.51%) Information Security
4 3 (6.38%) Change Management
4 3 (6.38%) ERP
5 2 (4.26%) High Availability
5 2 (4.26%) Process Management
5 2 (4.26%) Project Management
5 2 (4.26%) Security Management
6 1 (2.13%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.13%) Change Control
6 1 (2.13%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.13%) Demand Management
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.13%) Information Governance
6 1 (2.13%) Office Automation
6 1 (2.13%) Presales
6 1 (2.13%) Secure Coding
6 1 (2.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) C#
2 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.38%) VB
4 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.13%) MCITP
3 1 (2.13%) MCP
3 1 (2.13%) MCSA
3 1 (2.13%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) HL7
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.79%) Hyper-V
3 7 (14.89%) NFS
3 7 (14.89%) XenApp
4 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.13%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) SCCM
2 9 (19.15%) Backup Exec
3 5 (10.64%) WSUS
4 4 (8.51%) SCOM
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.17%) Cisco
3 12 (25.53%) VMware
4 9 (19.15%) Veeam
5 8 (17.02%) Citrix
5 8 (17.02%) Draytek
6 7 (14.89%) Apple
7 6 (12.77%) Kaspersky
8 4 (8.51%) Symantec
8 4 (8.51%) WatchGuard
9 3 (6.38%) BT
9 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
9 3 (6.38%) SAP
10 2 (4.26%) arcserve
10 2 (4.26%) Blue Coat
10 2 (4.26%) HP
10 2 (4.26%) Sophos
11 1 (2.13%) EMC
11 1 (2.13%) IBM
11 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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