The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 38 39
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 4.81% 2.38% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 7.25% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 1
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 65 69 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 31.25% 32.86% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 58 61 20
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £87,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Colchester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Colchester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Colchester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
3 18 (75.00%) SCCM
4 17 (70.83%) SCOM
5 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
7 10 (41.67%) Cisco
7 10 (41.67%) VMware
7 10 (41.67%) Office 365
8 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (29.17%) XMPP
9 7 (29.17%) Performance Metrics
9 7 (29.17%) WebEx
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (29.17%) Application Packaging
9 7 (29.17%) Linux
9 7 (29.17%) VBA
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (29.17%) Citrix
9 7 (29.17%) MSI
10 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 6 (25.00%) Thin Client
10 6 (25.00%) Symantec
10 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (25.00%) Finance
10 6 (25.00%) Legal
10 6 (25.00%) NetBackup
10 6 (25.00%) Security Patching
10 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) Zimbra
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) Office 365
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) WebEx
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) Wireless
3 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) IPsec
4 1 (4.17%) OpenVPN
4 1 (4.17%) PBX
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Softphone
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MSI
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
1 6 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Administrator
1 7 (29.17%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) IT Support
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (29.17%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
9 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Application Packaging
1 7 (29.17%) Performance Metrics
2 6 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 6 (25.00%) Security Patching
3 3 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.17%) Security Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) VBA
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (25.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (75.00%) SCCM
2 17 (70.83%) SCOM
3 6 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco
1 10 (41.67%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Citrix
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (25.00%) Symantec
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Dell
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) Mitel
5 3 (12.50%) Veeam
6 2 (8.33%) Acronis
6 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
6 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
7 1 (4.17%) Open-E
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