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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 47 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.58% 2.55% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.26% 7.69% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 13
Median salary £30,000 £23,500 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% +34.28%
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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
108 169 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.91% 33.14% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 93 160 117
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +21 5 £30,000 +39.53%
Bury St Edmunds -22 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Newmarket - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
8 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) CentOS
8 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (25.00%) LAN
8 3 (25.00%) WAN
8 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (25.00%) vSphere
8 3 (25.00%) Cybercrime
8 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
8 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (16.67%) Presales
9 2 (16.67%) Ticket Management
9 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (16.67%) Network+ Certification

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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (16.67%) IMAP
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Cybercrime
1 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) CentOS
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Presales
2 2 (16.67%) Ticket Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Mitel
5 1 (8.33%) NEC
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec