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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 69 78 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 64 56 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.59% 2.49% 3.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.39% 7.50% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57 46 100
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £24,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £42,500
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
763 747 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.88% 33.20% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 612 646 750
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 -5 30 £37,500 +19.04% 5
Peterborough -4 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Huntingdon -3 7 £47,500 +35.71%
Ely - 3 £47,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (60.16%) Active Directory
3 72 (58.54%) Microsoft
3 72 (58.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 66 (53.66%) VMware
5 59 (47.97%) MS Exchange
6 50 (40.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 47 (38.21%) Hyper-V
8 46 (37.40%) TCP/IP
9 43 (34.96%) MS Office
10 39 (31.71%) SQL
11 34 (27.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 33 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 33 (26.83%) Linux
12 33 (26.83%) MS Excel
13 30 (24.39%) SQL Server
13 30 (24.39%) LAN
14 28 (22.76%) Exchange Server 2010
15 26 (21.14%) DNS
15 26 (21.14%) ITIL
16 24 (19.51%) HP
16 24 (19.51%) Firewall
17 22 (17.89%) Finance
17 22 (17.89%) Citrix
17 22 (17.89%) Cisco
17 22 (17.89%) SharePoint
17 22 (17.89%) Windows 7
18 21 (17.07%) WAN
19 20 (16.26%) DHCP
19 20 (16.26%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 59 (47.97%) MS Exchange
2 28 (22.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (17.89%) SharePoint
4 13 (10.57%) Lync
5 10 (8.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (4.88%) IIS
8 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.81%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 43 (34.96%) MS Office
2 33 (26.83%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.07%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.50%) FastVal
1 8 (6.50%) SunGard APT
2 2 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.94%) Office 365
2 7 (5.69%) SaaS
2 7 (5.69%) PaaS
2 7 (5.69%) IaaS
3 4 (3.25%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (3.25%) CloudFront
3 4 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.25%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 46 (37.40%) TCP/IP
2 30 (24.39%) LAN
3 26 (21.14%) DNS
4 24 (19.51%) Firewall
5 21 (17.07%) WAN
6 20 (16.26%) DHCP
7 19 (15.45%) SAN
8 11 (8.94%) VoIP
9 10 (8.13%) LDAP
9 10 (8.13%) NAS
10 7 (5.69%) VLAN
11 6 (4.88%) NetScaler
11 6 (4.88%) VPN
11 6 (4.88%) HTTP
12 4 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.63%) IPv4
13 2 (1.63%) OpenLDAP
14 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
14 1 (0.81%) SSL
14 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.50%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.07%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.25%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.25%) MySQL
5 4 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MSBuild
1 4 (3.25%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.25%) JIRA
1 4 (3.25%) CruiseControl
1 4 (3.25%) Subversion
1 4 (3.25%) NUnit
2 1 (0.81%) Hudson
General
1 22 (17.89%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.07%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.07%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Military
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (21.95%) Analyst
2 17 (13.82%) Administrator
3 15 (12.20%) Support Analyst
4 14 (11.38%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (10.57%) Consultant
6 11 (8.94%) IT Support
6 11 (8.94%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Service Analyst
7 10 (8.13%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (7.32%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 9 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (7.32%) Support Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) Developer
9 8 (6.50%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Storage Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Server Support
11 5 (4.07%) IT Support Analyst
11 5 (4.07%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.50%) J2EE
2 6 (4.88%) Web Services
3 5 (4.07%) .NET
4 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (3.25%) REST
4 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.25%) WCF
5 2 (1.63%) XML
6 1 (0.81%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.81%) ODBC
6 1 (0.81%) COM
6 1 (0.81%) CSS
6 1 (0.81%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.76%) Open Source
2 10 (8.13%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.32%) Clustering
3 9 (7.32%) Firmware
4 8 (6.50%) Grid Computing
5 7 (5.69%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.07%) PKI
6 5 (4.07%) Fat Client
6 5 (4.07%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.07%) Thin Client
6 5 (4.07%) EqualLogic
7 4 (3.25%) Hedge funds
7 4 (3.25%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.81%) Social Media
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.81%) HP Superdome
8 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.81%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 123 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (58.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (26.83%) Linux
4 22 (17.89%) Windows 7
5 8 (6.50%) Android
6 7 (5.69%) Windows Phone
6 7 (5.69%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.88%) Solaris
8 5 (4.07%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.07%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.07%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.25%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.44%) Debian
10 3 (2.44%) CentOS
11 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.81%) UNIX
12 1 (0.81%) AIX
12 1 (0.81%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.14%) ITIL
2 14 (11.38%) Validation
3 13 (10.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (8.94%) Load Balancing
4 11 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (6.50%) Change Control
5 8 (6.50%) Asset Management
5 8 (6.50%) Risk Management
5 8 (6.50%) Problem Management
5 8 (6.50%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.69%) Project Management
6 7 (5.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (4.88%) CRM
7 6 (4.88%) Migration
8 5 (4.07%) Information Security
8 5 (4.07%) Waterfall
9 4 (3.25%) MVC
9 4 (3.25%) Data Protection
9 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (3.25%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.71%) SQL
2 20 (16.26%) PowerShell
3 17 (13.82%) Java
4 10 (8.13%) Bash Shell
4 10 (8.13%) Perl
4 10 (8.13%) C#
5 8 (6.50%) Python
6 6 (4.88%) C
7 5 (4.07%) C++
8 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (27.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (14.63%) MCSA
2 18 (14.63%) MCITP
3 13 (10.57%) Degree
4 10 (8.13%) MCSE
5 7 (5.69%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.69%) CCNA
6 6 (4.88%) MCP
7 5 (4.07%) CISSP
8 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.44%) MCTS
10 2 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.81%) NCDA
11 1 (0.81%) NCIE
11 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.81%) MCDST
11 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 6 (4.88%) GAMP
1 6 (4.88%) GCP
1 6 (4.88%) GMP
2 4 (3.25%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (60.16%) Active Directory
2 50 (40.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (38.21%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.13%) XenApp
5 9 (7.32%) XenDesktop
5 9 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.25%) Terminal Server
7 3 (2.44%) vSphere
8 1 (0.81%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.81%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 19 (15.45%) SCCM
2 10 (8.13%) Puppet
3 8 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.81%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.81%) WSUS
5 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.81%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 72 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 66 (53.66%) VMware
3 24 (19.51%) HP
4 22 (17.89%) Citrix
4 22 (17.89%) Cisco
5 10 (8.13%) Dell
6 9 (7.32%) NetApp
7 8 (6.50%) SunGard
8 7 (5.69%) Apple
8 7 (5.69%) Red Gate
9 5 (4.07%) CA
10 4 (3.25%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.25%) Intel
10 4 (3.25%) Veeam
11 2 (1.63%) Symantec
11 2 (1.63%) IBM
11 2 (1.63%) ProCurve
12 1 (0.81%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.81%) AppSense
12 1 (0.81%) Google
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