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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 87 83 89
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.45% 2.29% 2.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.09% 6.93% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 27
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,050 £40,000
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
440 476 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.34% 33.06% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 377 395 511
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £52,500
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 28 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (70.73%) Windows Server
3 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
5 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
6 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
8 15 (36.59%) Firewall
9 14 (34.15%) PowerShell
10 13 (31.71%) VPN
10 13 (31.71%) SSL
10 13 (31.71%) Windows 7
10 13 (31.71%) VMware
11 12 (29.27%) DNS
11 12 (29.27%) IIS
12 11 (26.83%) ITIL
12 11 (26.83%) MCSE
12 11 (26.83%) Hyper-V
13 10 (24.39%) WAN
13 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
14 9 (21.95%) Linux
14 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (19.51%) Capacity Planning
15 8 (19.51%) SCCM
15 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
15 8 (19.51%) HTTPS
15 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
15 8 (19.51%) Citrix
16 7 (17.07%) Project Management
16 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing

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 12 (29.27%) IIS
2 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
3 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.76%) Apache
4 4 (9.76%) JBoss
4 4 (9.76%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.88%) Confluence
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (14.63%) Office 365
3 2 (4.88%) SaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
2 15 (36.59%) Firewall
3 13 (31.71%) SSL
3 13 (31.71%) VPN
4 12 (29.27%) DNS
5 10 (24.39%) WAN
6 8 (19.51%) HTTPS
7 6 (14.63%) LAN
8 5 (12.20%) DHCP
8 5 (12.20%) SAN
9 3 (7.32%) BGP
9 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (7.32%) Wireless
10 2 (4.88%) ADSL
10 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (4.88%) HTTP
10 2 (4.88%) Junos
10 2 (4.88%) SSH
10 2 (4.88%) VoIP
11 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Administrator
2 13 (31.71%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (19.51%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) IT Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Support
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) IT Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) IT Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) IT Support
7 2 (4.88%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) LAMP
2 5 (12.20%) .NET
3 4 (9.76%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.44%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) HTML5
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Replication
2 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Physics
4 1 (2.44%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (70.73%) Windows Server
3 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (31.71%) Windows 7
5 9 (21.95%) Linux
6 6 (14.63%) CentOS
6 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
7 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
2 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
3 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
3 7 (17.07%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.76%) ERP
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.88%) CRM
5 2 (4.88%) DevOps
5 2 (4.88%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.88%) Server Building
5 2 (4.88%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.44%) Migration
6 1 (2.44%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
2 6 (14.63%) Perl
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) Java
4 4 (9.76%) Ruby
4 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (26.83%) MCSE
3 6 (14.63%) MCP
4 4 (9.76%) LPIC
4 4 (9.76%) RHCE
5 3 (7.32%) CCNA
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
5 3 (7.32%) MCITP
5 3 (7.32%) MCTS
6 2 (4.88%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.83%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.76%) iptables
4 4 (9.76%) KVM
4 4 (9.76%) Postfix
4 4 (9.76%) Xen
4 4 (9.76%) XenApp
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) SCCM
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (9.76%) HAProxy
4 4 (9.76%) SCVMM
5 3 (7.32%) SCOM
5 3 (7.32%) SCOrch
6 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) VMware
3 8 (19.51%) Citrix
4 5 (12.20%) HP
5 4 (9.76%) EMC
5 4 (9.76%) JD Edwards
5 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.76%) Sun
5 4 (9.76%) Veeam
6 3 (7.32%) Apple
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco
6 3 (7.32%) Dell
6 3 (7.32%) Juniper
7 2 (4.88%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £6k Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago