Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 121 118 161
Rank change year-on-year -3 +43 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 69 182 234
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.96% 2.40% 1.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 8.68% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 64 135 190
Median annual salary £40,336 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.56% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,075 £25,250 £25,450
90th Percentile £48,750 £53,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £41,250 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% -

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 967 2,097 3,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.40% 27.69% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 787 1,565 2,453
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,781 £24,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £76,750 £65,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in the East of England

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in the East of England.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in the East of England

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the East of England

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +18 26 £40,000 -3.03%
Cambridgeshire +9 22 £44,500 +27.14% 6
Essex -1 11 £45,000 +50.00%
Norfolk +11 5 £24,000 -30.43%
Bedfordshire +29 3 £26,500 +1.92%
Suffolk +19 2 £29,000 -
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (86.96%) Windows Server
3 53 (76.81%) Active Directory
4 51 (73.91%) Office 365
5 43 (62.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (52.17%) Azure
7 34 (49.28%) Microsoft
8 33 (47.83%) Windows Server 2016
9 29 (42.03%) DNS
9 29 (42.03%) VMware
10 25 (36.23%) DHCP
11 22 (31.88%) TCP/IP
11 22 (31.88%) Hyper-V
12 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
13 20 (28.99%) Firewall
14 19 (27.54%) SharePoint
14 19 (27.54%) Windows 10
15 18 (26.09%) SCCM
15 18 (26.09%) Citrix
16 17 (24.64%) LAN
16 17 (24.64%) WAN
16 17 (24.64%) SQL
17 16 (23.19%) AWS
17 16 (23.19%) Windows 7
17 16 (23.19%) MS Exchange
18 14 (20.29%) Service Delivery
18 14 (20.29%) Change Management
18 14 (20.29%) ITIL
18 14 (20.29%) Cisco
18 14 (20.29%) HP

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 19 (27.54%) SharePoint
2 16 (23.19%) MS Exchange
3 14 (20.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (14.49%) IIS
6 8 (11.59%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.45%) Apache
8 1 (1.45%) Confluence
8 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.80%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.35%) NetSuite
1 3 (4.35%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 51 (73.91%) Office 365
2 36 (52.17%) Azure
3 16 (23.19%) AWS
4 8 (11.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (11.59%) GCP
4 8 (11.59%) OneDrive
5 3 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.45%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.45%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.03%) DNS
2 25 (36.23%) DHCP
3 22 (31.88%) TCP/IP
4 20 (28.99%) Firewall
5 17 (24.64%) LAN
5 17 (24.64%) WAN
6 13 (18.84%) Wireless
7 12 (17.39%) SAN
8 11 (15.94%) VPN
9 10 (14.49%) Skype
10 8 (11.59%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (2.90%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
13 1 (1.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (2.90%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Law
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Analyst
2 17 (24.64%) IT Support
3 13 (18.84%) Support Analyst
4 12 (17.39%) Service Analyst
5 11 (15.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 9 (13.04%) IT Engineer
6 9 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (13.04%) Service Desk Support
7 8 (11.59%) IT Support Specialist
7 8 (11.59%) Network Analyst
7 8 (11.59%) Network Support
7 8 (11.59%) Network Support Analyst
7 8 (11.59%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 8 (11.59%) Support Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) Support Specialist
8 7 (10.14%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Technical Manager
10 5 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (7.25%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) .NET
1 5 (7.25%) HTML
2 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
2 4 (5.80%) CSS
2 4 (5.80%) XML
2 4 (5.80%) XSLT
3 3 (4.35%) EDI
3 3 (4.35%) Web Services
4 2 (2.90%) Ajax
4 2 (2.90%) JSON
4 2 (2.90%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (2.90%) REST
4 2 (2.90%) SOAP
4 2 (2.90%) WinForms
5 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.45%) Angular 2
5 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.45%) HTML5
5 1 (1.45%) jQuery
5 1 (1.45%) XAMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) Life Science
2 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.59%) Replication
3 3 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.35%) HP Storage
4 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.90%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.45%) Clustering
5 1 (1.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (86.96%) Windows Server
3 43 (62.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (47.83%) Windows Server 2016
5 19 (27.54%) Windows 10
6 16 (23.19%) Windows 7
7 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (4.35%) Linux
8 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.90%) Android
9 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) Change Management
1 14 (20.29%) ITIL
1 14 (20.29%) Service Delivery
2 13 (18.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (18.84%) Incident Management
3 9 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
4 8 (11.59%) Email Filtering
4 8 (11.59%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (11.59%) Technical Analysis
4 8 (11.59%) Web Filtering
5 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (7.25%) CRM
6 5 (7.25%) ITSM
6 5 (7.25%) Migration
7 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.80%) Change Control
7 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.80%) High Availability
8 3 (4.35%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.25%) C#
3 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.90%) C
4 2 (2.90%) PHP
4 2 (2.90%) XPath
5 1 (1.45%) Java
5 1 (1.45%) Python
5 1 (1.45%) VB
5 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.80%) MCSA
4 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCP
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (76.81%) Active Directory
2 22 (31.88%) Hyper-V
3 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (11.59%) vSphere
4 8 (11.59%) XenApp
5 3 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (26.09%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) WSUS
3 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 34 (49.28%) Microsoft
2 29 (42.03%) VMware
3 18 (26.09%) Citrix
4 14 (20.29%) Cisco
4 14 (20.29%) HP
5 8 (11.59%) Google
5 8 (11.59%) NetApp
6 4 (5.80%) Brocade
6 4 (5.80%) IBM
7 3 (4.35%) Ivanti
7 3 (4.35%) JD Edwards
7 3 (4.35%) Northgate
7 3 (4.35%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.90%) Apple
8 2 (2.90%) Nintex
8 2 (2.90%) Oracle
9 1 (1.45%) Adobe
9 1 (1.45%) Avaya
9 1 (1.45%) Juniper
9 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds