The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 85 93 95
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 36 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.02% 1.73% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.16% 4.59% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 26
Average salary £35,500 £30,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.35% -19.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,314 £23,250 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
584 741 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.70% 37.79% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 503 629 715
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cambridge

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (75.86%) Active Directory
3 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 35 (60.34%) TCP/IP
5 25 (43.10%) Hyper-V
6 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (41.38%) VMware
7 23 (39.66%) MS Exchange
8 22 (37.93%) DNS
9 20 (34.48%) Linux
9 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
10 19 (32.76%) LAN
11 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (31.03%) MS Office
11 18 (31.03%) Degree
12 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
13 16 (27.59%) ITIL
13 16 (27.59%) Clustering
13 16 (27.59%) Puppet
14 15 (25.86%) Finance
14 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (24.14%) Firewall
16 13 (22.41%) DHCP
17 12 (20.69%) Cisco
17 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (18.97%) Change Control
18 11 (18.97%) NoSQL
18 11 (18.97%) Bash Shell

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (39.66%) MS Exchange
2 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (18.97%) SharePoint
4 9 (15.52%) Lync
5 8 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (13.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (6.90%) IIS
8 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) MS Office
2 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (17.24%) SunGard APT
1 10 (17.24%) FastVal
2 3 (5.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (60.34%) TCP/IP
2 22 (37.93%) DNS
3 19 (32.76%) LAN
4 14 (24.14%) Firewall
5 13 (22.41%) DHCP
6 11 (18.97%) LDAP
7 10 (17.24%) NAS
8 8 (13.79%) SAN
9 7 (12.07%) WAN
10 5 (8.62%) FTP
10 5 (8.62%) IPsec
11 4 (6.90%) VoIP
11 4 (6.90%) Internet
11 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (6.90%) VLAN
12 2 (3.45%) Wireless
12 2 (3.45%) HTTP
13 1 (1.72%) VPN
13 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.97%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Hudson
1 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.45%) Games
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
2 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) Administrator
2 10 (17.24%) Support Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Team Leader
4 5 (8.62%) Software Team Leader
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) IT Support
6 3 (5.17%) Sales Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.45%) Support Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) J2EE
2 4 (6.90%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.72%) JSON
3 1 (1.72%) jQuery
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) XML
3 1 (1.72%) XSLT
3 1 (1.72%) ADO.NET
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.72%) CSS
3 1 (1.72%) SOAP
3 1 (1.72%) WSDL
3 1 (1.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Clustering
2 11 (18.97%) Grid Computing
3 10 (17.24%) Firmware
4 4 (6.90%) Hedge funds
4 4 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.17%) EqualLogic
5 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (34.48%) Linux
4 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.90%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.45%) UNIX
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) ITIL
2 14 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (18.97%) Change Control
3 11 (18.97%) Load Balancing
3 11 (18.97%) Incident Management
3 11 (18.97%) Problem Management
3 11 (18.97%) Risk Management
4 10 (17.24%) Validation
5 7 (12.07%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (8.62%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.90%) Network Design
7 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.90%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.45%) Service Management
9 2 (3.45%) Workflow
9 2 (3.45%) Migration
9 2 (3.45%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) Bash Shell
1 11 (18.97%) Python
1 11 (18.97%) Java
1 11 (18.97%) Perl
2 10 (17.24%) SQL
3 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (1.72%) C#
5 1 (1.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Degree
2 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (18.97%) MCSA
4 10 (17.24%) MCITP
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (13.79%) CCNA
6 3 (5.17%) MCSE
7 2 (3.45%) MCTS
7 2 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 7 (12.07%) GAMP
1 7 (12.07%) GCP
1 7 (12.07%) GMP
2 6 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 44 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 25 (43.10%) Hyper-V
3 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) XenServer
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (27.59%) Puppet
2 11 (18.97%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (15.52%) SCCM
4 7 (12.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.72%) WSUS
6 1 (1.72%) SCOM
6 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 24 (41.38%) VMware
3 12 (20.69%) Cisco
4 10 (17.24%) SunGard
5 4 (6.90%) HP
5 4 (6.90%) Veeam
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix
7 2 (3.45%) Motorola
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle
8 1 (1.72%) Lotus
8 1 (1.72%) McAfee
8 1 (1.72%) Google
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