The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 23 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.03% 1.58% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.47% 7.03% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 6
Median salary £27,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £19,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £35,500 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
159 128 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.85% 22.42% 33.41%
Number of salaries quoted 151 117 123
Median salary £30,000 £32,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.39% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Suffolk

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +13 14 £25,000 -9.09%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 38 (90.48%) Microsoft
4 26 (61.90%) VMware
5 25 (59.52%) MS Exchange
5 25 (59.52%) Windows Server
6 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (45.24%) VoIP
7 19 (45.24%) MS Office
8 18 (42.86%) Firewall
9 17 (40.48%) VPN
9 17 (40.48%) VLAN
10 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (33.33%) Cisco
11 14 (33.33%) Office 365
12 13 (30.95%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (30.95%) Web Filtering
12 13 (30.95%) WSUS
12 13 (30.95%) ADSL
12 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (30.95%) Internet
12 13 (30.95%) Wireless
13 12 (28.57%) Service Delivery
13 12 (28.57%) EPoS
14 11 (26.19%) Citrix
14 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (23.81%) Skype for Business
16 9 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
17 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
18 7 (16.67%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (59.52%) MS Exchange
2 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (23.81%) Skype for Business
4 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (45.24%) MS Office
2 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) VoIP
2 18 (42.86%) Firewall
3 17 (40.48%) VLAN
3 17 (40.48%) VPN
4 13 (30.95%) ADSL
4 13 (30.95%) Internet
4 13 (30.95%) Wireless
5 9 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (14.29%) Skype
7 5 (11.90%) DNS
8 4 (9.52%) DHCP
8 4 (9.52%) IPsec
8 4 (9.52%) LAN
8 4 (9.52%) LDAP
8 4 (9.52%) SSL
8 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
8 4 (9.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.38%) Advertising
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) IT Support
5 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Lync Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Network Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Service Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Services Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) EPoS
2 6 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Windows Server
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Kalman Filter
1 13 (30.95%) Web Filtering
2 12 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (11.90%) ITIL
4 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.52%) High Availability
5 4 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (7.14%) Network Management
7 1 (2.38%) Analytics
7 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.38%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.38%) ERP
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.38%) Time Management
7 1 (2.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C#
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
1 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
1 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) CCNA
1 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 26 (61.90%) VMware
3 14 (33.33%) Cisco
4 11 (26.19%) Citrix
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) Mitel