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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.72% 1.57% 7.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 6.52% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 19
Average salary £25,000 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
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
22 46 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 15.83% 24.08% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 50
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £24,500 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 30 April 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Sophos
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) IPv4
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) IPv4
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
1 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) DFS Replication
4 1 (16.67%) UAG
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec