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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 32 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 4.73% 1.61% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.00% 11.76% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 7
Average salary £25,000 £24,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -30.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £19,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £33,050 £37,000
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
50 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 29.59% 13.71% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 31
Average salary £25,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.03% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 30 July 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) DHCP
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
4 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 4 (36.36%) IIS
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) SAN
7 3 (27.27%) IPv4
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (27.27%) Security Management
7 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) IIS
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (9.09%) Apache
5 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) PBX
4 3 (27.27%) IPv4
4 3 (27.27%) VLAN
5 1 (9.09%) WLAN
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Technician
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) SQL DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Server Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Server Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (27.27%) Software Licensing
2 3 (27.27%) Security Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V2
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCP
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
2 1 (9.09%) Veeam
2 1 (9.09%) Aruba
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Dell