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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 53 47 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 46 64 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.60% 4.86% 8.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.57% 19.28% 26.78%
Number of salaries quoted 40 41 115
Average salary £26,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
235 332 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.48% 25.23% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 178 238 383
Average salary £26,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon +3 5 £49,500 -1.00% 1
Colchester -1 5 £42,500 -10.52%
Southend-on-Sea -5 2 £45,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (82.50%) Windows Server
3 53 (66.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 53 (66.25%) Microsoft
4 48 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 47 (58.75%) Windows 7
6 46 (57.50%) MS Exchange
7 44 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 43 (53.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 41 (51.25%) MS Office
10 40 (50.00%) MS Excel
10 40 (50.00%) Firewall
10 40 (50.00%) Hyper-V
11 35 (43.75%) SQL Server
12 33 (41.25%) Cisco
13 32 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 31 (38.75%) Exchange Server 2007
15 30 (37.50%) Windows 8
15 30 (37.50%) Windows 10
16 29 (36.25%) SAN
16 29 (36.25%) DNS
16 29 (36.25%) DHCP
16 29 (36.25%) TCP/IP
16 29 (36.25%) VPN
17 28 (35.00%) Linux
18 27 (33.75%) Apple
18 27 (33.75%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (33.75%) Draytek
18 27 (33.75%) Android
18 27 (33.75%) iPhone

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 46 (57.50%) MS Exchange
2 44 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 43 (53.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (38.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (32.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 26 (32.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.50%) IIS
7 1 (1.25%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.25%) Drupal
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (51.25%) MS Office
2 40 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (11.25%) assyst
2 6 (7.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.25%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (50.00%) Firewall
2 29 (36.25%) DHCP
2 29 (36.25%) DNS
2 29 (36.25%) SAN
2 29 (36.25%) TCP/IP
2 29 (36.25%) VPN
3 27 (33.75%) IMAP
3 27 (33.75%) VLAN
4 26 (32.50%) DMZ
4 26 (32.50%) SMTP
4 26 (32.50%) Wireless
5 19 (23.75%) NAS
6 2 (2.50%) Internet
6 2 (2.50%) LAN
6 2 (2.50%) VoIP
6 2 (2.50%) WAN
7 1 (1.25%) FTP
7 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.25%) POP3
7 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) MS Access
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.50%) MSI
3 1 (1.25%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (8.75%) Law
2 5 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Legal
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (38.75%) Support Engineer
2 26 (32.50%) IT Support
3 25 (31.25%) IT Engineer
3 25 (31.25%) IT Support Engineer
3 25 (31.25%) Systems Engineer
4 22 (27.50%) Systems Support
5 20 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 18 (22.50%) Senior Support Engineer
7 14 (17.50%) Senior IT Engineer
7 14 (17.50%) Senior IT Support
8 13 (16.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 12 (15.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 9 (11.25%) ITIL Manager
10 9 (11.25%) ITIL Problem Manager
10 9 (11.25%) Problem Manager
11 7 (8.75%) Developer
11 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (8.75%) Windows Engineer
12 6 (7.50%) .NET Developer
12 6 (7.50%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.50%) MAPI
2 7 (8.75%) .NET
2 7 (8.75%) HTML
3 6 (7.50%) Ajax
3 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (7.50%) CSS
3 6 (7.50%) CSS3
3 6 (7.50%) HTML5
3 6 (7.50%) jQuery
3 6 (7.50%) SOAP
3 6 (7.50%) Web Services
3 6 (7.50%) XML
4 1 (1.25%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.25%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (33.75%) Analytical Skills
1 27 (33.75%) iPhone
2 26 (32.50%) Blackberry
2 26 (32.50%) PDA
3 18 (22.50%) Replication
4 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.75%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) iPad
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (82.50%) Windows Server
3 53 (66.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (58.75%) Windows 7
5 32 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (37.50%) Windows 10
6 30 (37.50%) Windows 8
7 28 (35.00%) Linux
8 27 (33.75%) Android
9 26 (32.50%) Windows Vista
9 26 (32.50%) Windows XP
10 4 (5.00%) Unix
11 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.75%) ITIL
2 10 (12.50%) Service Management
3 9 (11.25%) ITSM
3 9 (11.25%) Problem Management
4 6 (7.50%) ITIL V2
4 6 (7.50%) OO
5 5 (6.25%) Application Packaging
6 4 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (3.75%) Computer Security
7 3 (3.75%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.75%) Security Patching
7 3 (3.75%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (2.50%) Coaching
9 1 (1.25%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.25%) Email Management
9 1 (1.25%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.25%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.50%) SQL
2 6 (7.50%) C#
2 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.50%) VB.NET
3 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.25%) VB
4 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.50%) MCSE
3 9 (11.25%) MCSA
4 5 (6.25%) CCNA
4 5 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.25%) MCITP
5 4 (5.00%) Degree
6 3 (3.75%) MCP
7 1 (1.25%) CCA
7 1 (1.25%) CCAA
7 1 (1.25%) CCEA
7 1 (1.25%) CCENT
7 1 (1.25%) CCIA
7 1 (1.25%) CCNP
7 1 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.25%) MCTS
7 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 40 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 18 (22.50%) NFS
4 17 (21.25%) XenApp
5 14 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (16.25%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (3.75%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (32.50%) 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%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 53 (66.25%) Microsoft
2 33 (41.25%) Cisco
3 27 (33.75%) Apple
3 27 (33.75%) Draytek
4 23 (28.75%) Citrix
4 23 (28.75%) Veeam
4 23 (28.75%) VMware
5 9 (11.25%) NetApp
5 9 (11.25%) SonicWALL
6 6 (7.50%) Remedy
7 5 (6.25%) Dell
8 3 (3.75%) EMC
8 3 (3.75%) Juniper
8 3 (3.75%) Symantec
9 2 (2.50%) Avaya
9 2 (2.50%) HP
9 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.50%) Sage
10 1 (1.25%) SAP
10 1 (1.25%) Toshiba
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Ongar, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
Simon James IT
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Maxegan
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago