Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 139 139
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 147 215 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.18% 2.10% 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.18% 8.32% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 118 155 222
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -2.67% +2.74% -

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 1,798 2,585 3,231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.61% 25.29% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,300 1,891 2,655
East of England median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,100
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £66,150
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire +30 70 £37,500 +28.21% 12
Hertfordshire +14 37 £40,000 +3.23% 16
Bedfordshire +12 27 £51,000 +42.66% 1
Essex -2 11 £31,500 +21.15% 5
Norfolk -1 2 £43,000 +95.45% 4
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Windows
2 127 (86.39%) Active Directory
3 126 (85.71%) Windows Server
4 119 (80.95%) Microsoft
5 105 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 89 (60.54%) MS Exchange
7 76 (51.70%) VMware
8 75 (51.02%) SCCM
9 73 (49.66%) Office 365
10 66 (44.90%) Azure
11 64 (43.54%) Exchange Server 2010
12 57 (38.78%) Exchange Server 2013
13 55 (37.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 52 (35.37%) DNS
15 50 (34.01%) DHCP
16 48 (32.65%) ITIL
17 47 (31.97%) Hyper-V
18 45 (30.61%) TCP/IP
19 40 (27.21%) Windows Server 2003
20 38 (25.85%) Firewall
20 38 (25.85%) PowerShell
20 38 (25.85%) Skype
21 37 (25.17%) CommVault
22 33 (22.45%) SLA
23 31 (21.09%) Citrix
24 30 (20.41%) Skype for Business
24 30 (20.41%) Windows 7
25 29 (19.73%) Vulnerability Management
25 29 (19.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
25 29 (19.73%) Symantec

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 89 (60.54%) MS Exchange
2 64 (43.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (38.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (20.41%) Skype for Business
5 14 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (11.56%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 73 (49.66%) Office 365
2 66 (44.90%) Azure
3 23 (15.65%) AWS
4 16 (10.88%) Mimecast
5 9 (6.12%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.68%) IaaS
6 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (35.37%) DNS
2 50 (34.01%) DHCP
3 45 (30.61%) TCP/IP
4 38 (25.85%) Firewall
4 38 (25.85%) Skype
5 22 (14.97%) NetScaler
6 16 (10.88%) SAN
7 13 (8.84%) SSL
8 12 (8.16%) LAN
9 10 (6.80%) WAN
10 7 (4.76%) VLAN
10 7 (4.76%) VPN
11 6 (4.08%) Wireless
12 5 (3.40%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.36%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.36%) IP Telephony
14 1 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (0.68%) Internet
14 1 (0.68%) Network Security
14 1 (0.68%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.72%) GIS
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) JIRA
1 1 (0.68%) MSI
General
1 27 (18.37%) Finance
2 15 (10.20%) Retail
3 11 (7.48%) Public Sector
4 5 (3.40%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) French Language
5 1 (0.68%) German Language
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (32.65%) Analyst
2 36 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 19 (12.93%) Security Engineer
5 18 (12.24%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 16 (10.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 15 (10.20%) Administrator
7 15 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (9.52%) IT Administrator
8 14 (9.52%) IT Systems Administrator
9 11 (7.48%) Infrastructure Support
10 8 (5.44%) IT Support
11 7 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
11 7 (4.76%) 1st Line Technical Support
11 7 (4.76%) Service Desk Support
11 7 (4.76%) Technical Support
12 6 (4.08%) Support Engineer
12 6 (4.08%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 26 (17.69%) Data Centre
3 24 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (16.33%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (8.84%) PKI
4 13 (8.84%) Replication
5 9 (6.12%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.40%) CCTV
6 5 (3.40%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.40%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.40%) User Experience
7 2 (1.36%) Life Science
7 2 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.68%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.68%) iPhone
8 1 (0.68%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.68%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 147 (100.00%) Windows
2 126 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 105 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (27.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (20.41%) Windows 7
6 26 (17.69%) Windows 10
7 18 (12.24%) Linux
8 15 (10.20%) Windows 8
9 12 (8.16%) Windows Vista
10 11 (7.48%) Android
11 10 (6.80%) Mac OS X
12 8 (5.44%) AIX
13 2 (1.36%) Unix
13 2 (1.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 48 (32.65%) ITIL
3 29 (19.73%) Vulnerability Management
4 28 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
4 28 (19.05%) Patch Management
5 25 (17.01%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (13.61%) Security Operations
7 19 (12.93%) ISMS
8 18 (12.24%) Identity Management
8 18 (12.24%) Information Security
8 18 (12.24%) Information Security Management
8 18 (12.24%) Security Management
9 15 (10.20%) Incident Management
10 14 (9.52%) Break/Fix
11 13 (8.84%) Data Protection
11 13 (8.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (8.16%) Network Management
13 11 (7.48%) Collaborative Working
13 11 (7.48%) Time Management
14 10 (6.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.85%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.08%) SQL
3 1 (0.68%) C
3 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (10.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.20%) MCSA
2 15 (10.20%) MCSE
3 12 (8.16%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (6.80%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.80%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.72%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.36%) CCNA
7 2 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.36%) Degree
7 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.68%) CISM
8 1 (0.68%) CISSP
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (22.45%) SLA
2 18 (12.24%) COBIT
2 18 (12.24%) Cyber Essentials
2 18 (12.24%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.40%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.68%) GDPR
5 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 127 (86.39%) Active Directory
2 47 (31.97%) Hyper-V
3 27 (18.37%) XenApp
4 24 (16.33%) Virtual Machines
4 24 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.04%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.36%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.36%) vSphere
8 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 75 (51.02%) SCCM
2 29 (19.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 18 (12.24%) Nessus
3 18 (12.24%) SCOrch
4 15 (10.20%) SCOM
5 10 (6.80%) HP Data Protector
5 10 (6.80%) WSUS
6 8 (5.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (3.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (3.40%) Jamf Pro
9 3 (2.04%) PowerCLI
10 2 (1.36%) FortiGate
10 2 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.36%) Puppet
11 1 (0.68%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 119 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 76 (51.70%) VMware
3 37 (25.17%) CommVault
4 31 (21.09%) Citrix
5 29 (19.73%) Symantec
6 21 (14.29%) Ivanti
6 21 (14.29%) Zscaler
7 18 (12.24%) Palo Alto
7 18 (12.24%) Qualys
8 13 (8.84%) HP
9 11 (7.48%) Veeam
10 10 (6.80%) Apple
11 8 (5.44%) IBM
12 7 (4.76%) Cisco
13 5 (3.40%) Barracuda Networks
13 5 (3.40%) Sophos
14 4 (2.72%) NetApp
14 4 (2.72%) Oracle
15 3 (2.04%) Brocade
16 2 (1.36%) 3PAR