The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 38 37 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.96% 3.42% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.26% 28.57% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 7
Average salary £21,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £35,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £35,750 £30,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Norfolk

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

Operating Systems Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 35 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 18.18% 11.99% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 53
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,375 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Norwich

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) MS Exchange
3 18 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (76.19%) DNS
5 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
6 14 (66.67%) DHCP
7 13 (61.90%) VMware
7 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (61.90%) MCSA
8 12 (57.14%) LAN
8 12 (57.14%) WAN
8 12 (57.14%) Firewall
9 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
10 10 (47.62%) SQL
11 9 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (42.86%) ITIL
11 9 (42.86%) MCP
11 9 (42.86%) Citrix
11 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
11 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
12 8 (38.10%) NAS
12 8 (38.10%) XenApp
12 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
12 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (38.10%) SAN
12 8 (38.10%) Backup Exec
12 8 (38.10%) Wireless
12 8 (38.10%) Websense
13 7 (33.33%) MS Office

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 20 (95.24%) MS Exchange
2 18 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) DNS
2 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 14 (66.67%) DHCP
4 12 (57.14%) LAN
4 12 (57.14%) WAN
4 12 (57.14%) Firewall
5 8 (38.10%) NAS
5 8 (38.10%) SAN
5 8 (38.10%) Wireless
6 4 (19.05%) ADSL
6 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.76%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Support Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Systems Support Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Systems Support
4 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (19.05%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) IT Support
5 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (14.29%) Support Technician
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
8 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) iPhone
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Data Management
3 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (61.90%) MCSA
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (42.86%) MCP
3 4 (19.05%) CCA
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (19.05%) NCDA
3 4 (19.05%) NCIE
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) MCTS
4 1 (4.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 8 (38.10%) XenApp
2 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
4 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
5 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Backup Exec
2 4 (19.05%) SCDPM
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Websense
4 4 (19.05%) AppSense
4 4 (19.05%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) NetApp
4 4 (19.05%) Veeam
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Apple