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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 55 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.53% 3.62% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.94% 23.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Median salary £21,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.84% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
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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
103 71 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 27.39% 15.14% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 99 64 75
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 2 May 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) LAN
6 4 (40.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) MS Office
6 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (30.00%) HP
7 3 (30.00%) Citrix
7 3 (30.00%) Sophos
7 3 (30.00%) Apple
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (30.00%) VPN
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
7 3 (30.00%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (20.00%) Office 365
8 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (10.00%) Finance

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 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) IT Support
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) IT Technician
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Apple
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (30.00%) Sophos
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle