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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 35 53 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.06% 2.51% 4.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 6.79% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 12
Median salary £30,000 £21,500 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% +22.85%
UK excluding London median salary £32,826 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.21% -

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
40 162 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.62% 36.90% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30 152 86
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) CentOS
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Google
4 3 (37.50%) IMAP
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Ticket Management
4 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (37.50%) Cybercrime
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (37.50%) Clustering

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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
1 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
1 3 (37.50%) IMAP
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) SMTP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) IT Support
2 4 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (37.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) Cybercrime
2 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) CentOS
4 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) High Availability
1 3 (37.50%) Presales
1 3 (37.50%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) A+ Certification
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSA
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Google
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) NEC