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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 68 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 72 63 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.97% 2.87% 3.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.56% 8.37% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 64 53 91
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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
753 753 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.10% 34.27% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 614 646 740
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -8 34 £37,500 +19.04% 2
Peterborough -1 10 £39,000 +14.70% 4
Huntingdon -7 8 £41,250 +28.90%
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 18 September 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (57.26%) Microsoft
3 66 (56.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 65 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 64 (54.70%) VMware
6 52 (44.44%) MS Exchange
7 46 (39.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 44 (37.61%) Hyper-V
9 41 (35.04%) SQL
10 33 (28.21%) MS Office
11 31 (26.50%) TCP/IP
12 30 (25.64%) SQL Server
12 30 (25.64%) Linux
12 30 (25.64%) Citrix
13 29 (24.79%) MS Excel
14 28 (23.93%) Microsoft Certification
15 25 (21.37%) Firewall
16 24 (20.51%) HP
17 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (18.80%) Windows 7
17 22 (18.80%) Exchange Server 2010
18 21 (17.95%) Cisco
19 20 (17.09%) WAN
19 20 (17.09%) ITIL
19 20 (17.09%) PowerShell
20 19 (16.24%) LAN
21 18 (15.38%) SAN
22 17 (14.53%) Finance
23 15 (12.82%) SharePoint
23 15 (12.82%) DNS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 52 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 22 (18.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (12.82%) SharePoint
4 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.13%) Lync
5 6 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.27%) IIS
7 4 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.85%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 33 (28.21%) MS Office
2 29 (24.79%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.27%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) SunGard APT
1 3 (2.56%) FastVal
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.11%) Office 365
2 7 (5.98%) SaaS
2 7 (5.98%) PaaS
2 7 (5.98%) IaaS
3 4 (3.42%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (3.42%) CloudFront
3 4 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.42%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.50%) TCP/IP
2 25 (21.37%) Firewall
3 20 (17.09%) WAN
4 19 (16.24%) LAN
5 18 (15.38%) SAN
6 15 (12.82%) DNS
7 10 (8.55%) DHCP
8 9 (7.69%) VoIP
9 6 (5.13%) NetScaler
9 6 (5.13%) VLAN
9 6 (5.13%) HTTP
9 6 (5.13%) VPN
10 5 (4.27%) LDAP
11 2 (1.71%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.71%) MPLS
11 2 (1.71%) IPv4
12 1 (0.85%) ISDN
12 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.27%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.42%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (3.42%) MySQL
6 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MSBuild
1 4 (3.42%) JIRA
1 4 (3.42%) CruiseControl
1 4 (3.42%) Subversion
1 4 (3.42%) NUnit
1 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.85%) Hudson
General
1 17 (14.53%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.27%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.71%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (19.66%) Analyst
2 19 (16.24%) Administrator
3 14 (11.97%) Consultant
3 14 (11.97%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (9.40%) Support Analyst
5 10 (8.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (8.55%) Service Analyst
6 9 (7.69%) Developer
6 9 (7.69%) IT Support
6 9 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 9 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (5.98%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Server Support
9 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.27%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.27%) IT Support Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) Web Services
2 5 (4.27%) .NET
3 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (3.42%) REST
3 4 (3.42%) WCF
3 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.56%) J2EE
5 2 (1.71%) XML
6 1 (0.85%) ODBC
6 1 (0.85%) COM
6 1 (0.85%) CSS
6 1 (0.85%) HTML
6 1 (0.85%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Open Source
1 12 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.98%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.27%) Thin Client
4 5 (4.27%) PKI
4 5 (4.27%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.27%) Fat Client
4 5 (4.27%) EqualLogic
5 4 (3.42%) Clustering
6 3 (2.56%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.71%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.85%) HACMP
8 1 (0.85%) HP Superdome
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 117 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (56.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (25.64%) Linux
4 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (18.80%) Windows 7
5 8 (6.84%) Android
6 7 (5.98%) Windows Phone
6 7 (5.98%) Apple iOS
7 6 (5.13%) Solaris
8 5 (4.27%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.27%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.27%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.42%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.56%) Debian
10 3 (2.56%) CentOS
11 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.85%) UNIX
12 1 (0.85%) AIX
12 1 (0.85%) HPUX
12 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.09%) ITIL
2 11 (9.40%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (9.40%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (7.69%) Line Management
4 8 (6.84%) Asset Management
5 6 (5.13%) Load Balancing
5 6 (5.13%) Migration
5 6 (5.13%) Project Management
5 6 (5.13%) CRM
6 5 (4.27%) Validation
6 5 (4.27%) Information Security
6 5 (4.27%) Waterfall
7 4 (3.42%) MVC
8 3 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.56%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.56%) Risk Management
8 3 (2.56%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.56%) Logistics
8 3 (2.56%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.04%) SQL
2 20 (17.09%) PowerShell
3 12 (10.26%) Java
4 10 (8.55%) C#
5 6 (5.13%) C
6 5 (4.27%) C++
6 5 (4.27%) Perl
6 5 (4.27%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.56%) Python
8 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (23.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (11.11%) Degree
3 12 (10.26%) MCITP
3 12 (10.26%) MCSA
4 10 (8.55%) MCSE
5 6 (5.13%) MCP
6 5 (4.27%) CCNA
6 5 (4.27%) CISSP
6 5 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.42%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.56%) MCTS
9 2 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.85%) PhD
10 1 (0.85%) CCA
10 1 (0.85%) MCDST
10 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.85%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 46 (39.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (37.61%) Hyper-V
4 11 (9.40%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (8.55%) XenApp
6 9 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.42%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.71%) vSphere
9 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.85%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.85%) XenServer
9 1 (0.85%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (11.11%) SCCM
2 5 (4.27%) Puppet
3 3 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.85%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 67 (57.26%) Microsoft
2 64 (54.70%) VMware
3 30 (25.64%) Citrix
4 24 (20.51%) HP
5 21 (17.95%) Cisco
6 12 (10.26%) NetApp
7 10 (8.55%) Dell
8 7 (5.98%) Apple
8 7 (5.98%) Red Gate
9 5 (4.27%) CA
10 4 (3.42%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.42%) Intel
11 3 (2.56%) SunGard
12 2 (1.71%) Veeam
12 2 (1.71%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.71%) IBM
13 1 (0.85%) Oracle
13 1 (0.85%) Sun
13 1 (0.85%) Symantec
13 1 (0.85%) Websense
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Posted: 2 days ago
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