The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 26 50
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.11% 7.58% 3.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.66% 34.09% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 18
Average salary £22,000 £31,250 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.60% +3.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £17,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average 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 Norfolk region.

Operating Systems Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 88 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 19.56% 22.22% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 50 86 85
Average salary £30,500 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Norfolk

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
Norwich -7 2 £21,000 -40.00%
Great Yarmouth +4 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) DNS
3 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
4 15 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 15 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (58.33%) DHCP
6 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (54.17%) MCSA
7 12 (50.00%) Firewall
7 12 (50.00%) LAN
7 12 (50.00%) WAN
8 11 (45.83%) VMware
9 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
9 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
10 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
10 9 (37.50%) SQL
10 9 (37.50%) ITIL
10 9 (37.50%) MCP
10 9 (37.50%) Citrix
10 9 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (33.33%) Wireless
11 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (33.33%) Websense
11 8 (33.33%) Backup Exec
11 8 (33.33%) SAN
11 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 8 (33.33%) NAS
11 8 (33.33%) XenApp
11 8 (33.33%) XenDesktop
11 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
2 15 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) DNS
2 15 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 14 (58.33%) DHCP
4 12 (50.00%) LAN
4 12 (50.00%) WAN
4 12 (50.00%) Firewall
5 8 (33.33%) Wireless
5 8 (33.33%) NAS
5 8 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (16.67%) ADSL
6 4 (16.67%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Systems Support
4 6 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (20.83%) Technical Support
6 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Support Technician
8 2 (8.33%) IT Support
9 1 (4.17%) Senior Technician
9 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Manager
9 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
9 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
9 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.17%) iPhone
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
4 7 (29.17%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Vista
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) CentOS
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) MCSA
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (37.50%) MCP
3 4 (16.67%) CCA
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (16.67%) NCDA
3 4 (16.67%) NCIE
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) MCTS
4 1 (4.17%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 8 (33.33%) XenApp
2 8 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (16.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) VMware
2 9 (37.50%) Citrix
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) Websense
4 5 (20.83%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) NetApp
5 4 (16.67%) AppSense
5 4 (16.67%) Veeam
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (4.17%) Apple