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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 1.69% 1.89% 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.43% 18.75% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 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 £19,650 £35,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £35,000 £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
35 32 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 14.77% 10.09% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 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 £19,800 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 20 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Norwich

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) MS Exchange
3 19 (79.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (70.83%) DNS
5 15 (62.50%) TCP/IP
5 15 (62.50%) VMware
6 14 (58.33%) DHCP
7 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (54.17%) MCSA
7 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
7 13 (54.17%) Firewall
8 12 (50.00%) LAN
8 12 (50.00%) WAN
9 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
9 11 (45.83%) SQL
10 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
11 9 (37.50%) NAS
11 9 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (37.50%) ITIL
11 9 (37.50%) MCP
11 9 (37.50%) SAN
11 9 (37.50%) Citrix
12 8 (33.33%) MS Office
12 8 (33.33%) Websense
12 8 (33.33%) Wireless
12 8 (33.33%) Backup Exec
12 8 (33.33%) XenApp
12 8 (33.33%) XenDesktop

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 22 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 19 (79.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) IIS
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) DNS
2 15 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 14 (58.33%) DHCP
4 13 (54.17%) Firewall
5 12 (50.00%) LAN
5 12 (50.00%) WAN
6 9 (37.50%) SAN
6 9 (37.50%) NAS
7 8 (33.33%) Wireless
8 4 (16.67%) NetScaler
8 4 (16.67%) ADSL
9 1 (4.17%) VoIP
9 1 (4.17%) Internet
9 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Support Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Systems Support
3 8 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Support
5 4 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) IT Support
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (12.50%) Support Technician
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
2 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Data Management
3 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) 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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 8 (33.33%) XenApp
3 8 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 4 (16.67%) vSphere
5 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (16.67%) SCDPM
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Citrix
4 8 (33.33%) Websense
5 4 (16.67%) AppSense
5 4 (16.67%) Veeam
5 4 (16.67%) NetApp
5 4 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (4.17%) Apple