The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 79 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 23 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.94% 1.44% 1.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.28% 4.84% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 27
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,550 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
436 434 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.70% 29.79% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 351 375 505
Median salary £43,000 £43,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.05% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 31 (81.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 22 (57.89%) Firewall
4 22 (57.89%) VMware
5 20 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (44.74%) SAN
7 16 (42.11%) Office 365
8 15 (39.47%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
9 14 (36.84%) DNS
9 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
9 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (34.21%) ITIL
10 13 (34.21%) HP
11 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
11 12 (31.58%) Linux
12 11 (28.95%) SCCM
12 11 (28.95%) Server Virtualisation
13 10 (26.32%) Bash Shell
13 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (26.32%) Perl
13 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (23.68%) VPN
14 9 (23.68%) Mac OS X
14 9 (23.68%) SaaS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
2 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business
4 7 (18.42%) Apache
4 7 (18.42%) nginx
4 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
5 4 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (10.53%) IIS
6 2 (5.26%) Drupal
6 2 (5.26%) WordPress
7 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (42.11%) Office 365
2 15 (39.47%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (23.68%) SaaS
5 6 (15.79%) PaaS
6 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) Firewall
2 17 (44.74%) SAN
3 14 (36.84%) DNS
4 10 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (23.68%) VPN
6 8 (21.05%) DHCP
6 8 (21.05%) WAN
7 7 (18.42%) LDAP
8 6 (15.79%) BGP
8 6 (15.79%) SSL
8 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
9 5 (13.16%) LAN
9 5 (13.16%) VLAN
9 5 (13.16%) WPA
10 4 (10.53%) Wireless
11 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (7.89%) HTTP
11 3 (7.89%) Junos
11 3 (7.89%) MPLS
11 3 (7.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
1 7 (18.42%) JIRA
1 7 (18.42%) Subversion
2 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (5.26%) French Language
1 2 (5.26%) German Language
1 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.26%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Administrator
2 9 (23.68%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (13.16%) IT Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) IT Support
5 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Network Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) JSON
1 7 (18.42%) LAMP
1 7 (18.42%) LEMP Stack
1 7 (18.42%) XML
2 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) Buildbot
3 4 (10.53%) ELK Stack
3 4 (10.53%) REST
3 4 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (7.89%) SAML
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.63%) CSS
6 1 (2.63%) HTML
6 1 (2.63%) HTML5
6 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Public Cloud
3 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.53%) HP Storage
3 4 (10.53%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Physics
4 2 (5.26%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 31 (81.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (31.58%) Linux
5 9 (23.68%) Mac OS X
6 7 (18.42%) CentOS
6 7 (18.42%) Ubuntu
7 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
10 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) Server Virtualisation
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
4 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 7 (18.42%) DevOps
6 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) Regulatory Compliance
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (7.89%) ERP
8 3 (7.89%) Kernel Tuning
8 3 (7.89%) Migration
8 3 (7.89%) Open Source
8 3 (7.89%) Presales
8 3 (7.89%) Project Management
9 2 (5.26%) Data Management
9 2 (5.26%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) Bash Shell
1 10 (26.32%) Perl
2 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 8 (21.05%) Python
3 7 (18.42%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (21.05%) Degree
3 7 (18.42%) MCSE
3 7 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (15.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (15.79%) MCITP
5 5 (13.16%) CCNA
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.89%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.63%) AWS Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CCA
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) MCSA
7 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 20 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
4 7 (18.42%) NFS
4 7 (18.42%) Samba
4 7 (18.42%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (18.42%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (18.42%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) SCCM
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (13.16%) Ansible
3 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (13.16%) Puppet
3 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (10.53%) Kibana
4 4 (10.53%) logstash
5 3 (7.89%) SCOrch
5 3 (7.89%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
1 22 (57.89%) VMware
2 13 (34.21%) HP
3 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) IBM
4 6 (15.79%) Juniper
4 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
5 4 (10.53%) Apple
5 4 (10.53%) Atlassian
5 4 (10.53%) Sun
5 4 (10.53%) Veeam
6 3 (7.89%) Dell
6 3 (7.89%) EMC
6 3 (7.89%) JD Edwards
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix
8 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
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