The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 36 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.17% 2.28% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.58% 10.64% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 4
Median salary £25,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £19,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £34,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
96 94 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.57% 21.41% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 92 86 73
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,350 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £57,500
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 Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Ipswich

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
3 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
4 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (37.50%) Project Management
6 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) MS Office
6 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
7 5 (31.25%) Driving Licence
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
9 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
9 3 (18.75%) vSphere
9 3 (18.75%) SLA
9 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
10 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
10 2 (12.50%) Mitel
11 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
11 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (6.25%) Time Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Mimecast
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) IT Support
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Services Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Support Technician
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (12.50%) IT Technician
5 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Mitel
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle