The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 86 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 46 57 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.16% 2.31% 3.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.24% 7.43% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 51 60
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
558 767 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.15% 31.07% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 471 602 679
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 23 £32,500 +8.33% 5
Huntingdon +3 7 £29,500 -37.89%
Peterborough -6 4 £37,500 - 1
Ely -1 1 £32,000 -32.63%
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (69.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 68 (62.96%) Active Directory
4 44 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 41 (37.96%) MS Exchange
5 41 (37.96%) Windows 7
6 40 (37.04%) VMware
7 37 (34.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (28.70%) LAN
9 30 (27.78%) WAN
10 25 (23.15%) Office 365
11 24 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (22.22%) Hyper-V
11 24 (22.22%) Citrix
12 23 (21.30%) ITIL
13 22 (20.37%) TCP/IP
14 21 (19.44%) SharePoint
15 20 (18.52%) MS Excel
16 18 (16.67%) Firewall
16 18 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (15.74%) DNS
18 16 (14.81%) HP
18 16 (14.81%) VPN
18 16 (14.81%) MS Office
18 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
18 16 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
19 15 (13.89%) SLA
20 14 (12.96%) Cisco
20 14 (12.96%) DHCP
20 14 (12.96%) Wireless

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 41 (37.96%) MS Exchange
2 24 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (19.44%) SharePoint
4 16 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (10.19%) Lync
7 10 (9.26%) IIS
8 6 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.78%) OpenStack
10 3 (2.78%) JBoss
10 3 (2.78%) Apache
10 3 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.85%) ArcGIS
11 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 16 (14.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.85%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.85%) Tridion
2 2 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.93%) assyst
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (23.15%) Office 365
2 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.70%) LAN
2 30 (27.78%) WAN
3 22 (20.37%) TCP/IP
4 18 (16.67%) Firewall
5 17 (15.74%) DNS
6 16 (14.81%) VPN
7 14 (12.96%) DHCP
7 14 (12.96%) Wireless
8 11 (10.19%) SAN
9 5 (4.63%) VLAN
10 4 (3.70%) NAS
10 4 (3.70%) SSL
10 4 (3.70%) Ethernet
11 3 (2.78%) VoIP
11 3 (2.78%) MPLS
11 3 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.78%) Network Security
11 3 (2.78%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.85%) LDAP
12 2 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.63%) MySQL
4 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (7.41%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (23.15%) Analyst
2 16 (14.81%) Support Analyst
2 16 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 13 (12.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (11.11%) Administrator
5 11 (10.19%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (9.26%) Consultant
6 10 (9.26%) Server Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Technical Support
8 8 (7.41%) Server Support
8 8 (7.41%) Senior Server Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Senior Support Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Server Support Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Help Desk Support
9 7 (6.48%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Senior Server Support Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (4.63%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) Web Services
2 2 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.70%) CMDB
3 4 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.70%) Replication
3 4 (3.70%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.70%) HP Storage
3 4 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.85%) DTV
5 2 (1.85%) GIS
5 2 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.85%) FMCG
6 1 (0.93%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
6 1 (0.93%) Celerra
6 1 (0.93%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (69.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 41 (37.96%) Windows 7
4 37 (34.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (12.04%) Linux
6 8 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 6 (5.56%) CentOS
8 5 (4.63%) UNIX
9 3 (2.78%) Debian
9 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.30%) ITIL
2 14 (12.96%) Project Management
3 11 (10.19%) Configuration Management
4 7 (6.48%) CRM
5 6 (5.56%) Migration
5 6 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (4.63%) Change Control
6 5 (4.63%) Software Engineering
6 5 (4.63%) ERP
7 4 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.70%) Risk Management
7 4 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.70%) Requirements Management
7 4 (3.70%) Network Management
7 4 (3.70%) System Testing
7 4 (3.70%) DevOps
8 3 (2.78%) Line Management
8 3 (2.78%) Data Protection
8 3 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) SQL
2 5 (4.63%) Java
3 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.78%) C
4 3 (2.78%) Perl
4 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (10.19%) MCSE
3 10 (9.26%) Degree
3 10 (9.26%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.26%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 7 (6.48%) MCITP
6 6 (5.56%) MCP
7 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.70%) CCNA
8 4 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.78%) RHCE
9 3 (2.78%) LPIC
10 2 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.93%) MCTS
11 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 68 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 24 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 18 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.41%) XenApp
5 6 (5.56%) vSphere
6 5 (4.63%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.70%) Xen
8 3 (2.78%) Postfix
8 3 (2.78%) KVM
8 3 (2.78%) iptables
9 2 (1.85%) XenServer
9 2 (1.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.56%) SCCM
2 4 (3.70%) ARCserve
2 4 (3.70%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.85%) HAProxy
3 2 (1.85%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.93%) SCSM
4 1 (0.93%) WSUS
4 1 (0.93%) SCOM
4 1 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 44 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 40 (37.04%) VMware
3 24 (22.22%) Citrix
4 16 (14.81%) HP
5 14 (12.96%) Cisco
6 7 (6.48%) EMC
7 6 (5.56%) 3PAR
8 5 (4.63%) SAP
8 5 (4.63%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.63%) JD Edwards
9 4 (3.70%) CA
9 4 (3.70%) Dell
10 3 (2.78%) Oracle
10 3 (2.78%) Epicor
10 3 (2.78%) Mercator
10 3 (2.78%) WatchGuard
10 3 (2.78%) Mitel
10 3 (2.78%) Juniper
11 2 (1.85%) ESRI
11 2 (1.85%) Rackspace
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Abcam Plc
Salary: Excellent salary plus a flexible benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
GMSL
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Peterborough
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + overtime and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £42500 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago