The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Norwich region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 6.30% 1.12% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.98% 7.14% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 23
Average salary £27,250 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.87% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £40,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
63 42 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 23.33% 15.61% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 49 38 67
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,090 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Norfolk

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
Salary Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Norwich

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (60.00%) VMware
5 11 (55.00%) DNS
6 10 (50.00%) SQL
7 9 (45.00%) MCSA
7 9 (45.00%) LAN
7 9 (45.00%) WAN
7 9 (45.00%) DHCP
7 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (45.00%) Firewall
8 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (40.00%) SAN
8 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (40.00%) NAS
9 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (30.00%) Citrix
10 6 (30.00%) MS Office
10 6 (30.00%) ITIL
10 6 (30.00%) MCP
10 6 (30.00%) Websense
10 6 (30.00%) Wireless
10 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
10 6 (30.00%) XenApp
10 6 (30.00%) XenDesktop

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (5.00%) Gentran
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) DNS
2 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) WAN
2 9 (45.00%) DHCP
2 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (40.00%) SAN
3 8 (40.00%) NAS
4 6 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
5 3 (15.00%) ADSL
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) DTS
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Systems Support
3 6 (30.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (15.00%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
6 2 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (10.00%) IT Support
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Support
7 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (15.00%) Data Management
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (45.00%) MCSA
2 6 (30.00%) MCP
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (15.00%) NCDA
3 3 (15.00%) NCIE
3 3 (15.00%) CCA
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (30.00%) XenApp
3 6 (30.00%) XenDesktop
4 5 (25.00%) vSphere
4 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (15.00%) SCDPM
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM
4 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) Websense
4 3 (15.00%) NetApp
4 3 (15.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) AppSense
4 3 (15.00%) Veeam
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) Kofax
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