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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 55 50 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.70% 3.48% 5.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 13.97% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 36
Average salary £37,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
UK excluding London average 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
159 136 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.15% 24.91% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 143 129 118
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £37,000 - 2
Ipswich -10 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) LAMP
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (20.00%) MCTS
7 2 (20.00%) MCITP
7 2 (20.00%) Xen
7 2 (20.00%) MCP
7 2 (20.00%) MS Office
7 2 (20.00%) MySQL
7 2 (20.00%) MCSE
7 2 (20.00%) MCSA
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) SMTP
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
2 1 (10.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Database Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Database Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Campaign Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (20.00%) MCTS
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Xen
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) Percona
4 2 (20.00%) New Relic
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Easy Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago