The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 55 48
Rank change year-on-year +32 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.41% 0.53% 3.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 1.96% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 11
Median salary £55,000 £21,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +155.81% -33.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,615 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -3.95% +1.44%  

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 Ipswich with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 39 102 72
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 22.16% 27.27% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32 98 65
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Ipswich

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Ipswich over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) MCSE
3 5 (45.45%) MCSA
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) HTTPS
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) A+ Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (45.45%) Publishing
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (45.45%) MCP
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Replication

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) HTTP
1 5 (45.45%) HTTPS
1 5 (45.45%) IMAP
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
1 5 (45.45%) SMTP
1 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (45.45%) Publishing
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 5 (45.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) IT Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) IT Support
1 5 (45.45%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell Specialist
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint Specialist
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
1 5 (45.45%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Mac OS
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) High Availability
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Optimisation
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
1 5 (45.45%) Ticket Management
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) A+ Certification
1 5 (45.45%) CCNA
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (45.45%) MCP
1 5 (45.45%) MCSA
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (45.45%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Google
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Riverbed
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) VMware