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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 45 64
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 3.96% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 16.06% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 12
Median salary - £27,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.16%  
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 Suffolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 80 137 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 20.30% 24.64% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 108 317 287
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,375 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 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 in Suffolk.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Suffolk

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

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (35.71%) Publishing
3 5 (35.71%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (35.71%) Replication
3 5 (35.71%) Clustering
3 5 (35.71%) Google
3 5 (35.71%) IMAP
3 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
3 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Mac OS
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (35.71%) A+ Certification
3 5 (35.71%) Internet
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (35.71%) MCP
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
1 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (35.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
1 5 (35.71%) HTTPS
1 5 (35.71%) IMAP
1 5 (35.71%) Internet
1 5 (35.71%) SMTP
1 5 (35.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (35.71%) Publishing
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (35.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) IT Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) IT Support
2 5 (35.71%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell Specialist
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint Specialist
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Support
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
1 5 (35.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Mac OS
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (35.71%) High Availability
1 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Optimisation
1 5 (35.71%) Presales
1 5 (35.71%) Ticket Management
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) A+ Certification
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (35.71%) MCP
1 5 (35.71%) MCSA
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (35.71%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
1 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Google
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Riverbed
2 4 (28.57%) VMware