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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 77 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 55 51 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.48% 2.36% 2.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.04% 7.50% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 65
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +18.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
684 680 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.80% 31.44% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 572 551 768
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +4 29 £33,500 -21.17% 1
Peterborough +8 14 £35,000 -12.50%
Huntingdon +2 5 £47,500 +90.00% 1
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 65 (60.19%) VMware
3 64 (59.26%) Active Directory
4 57 (52.78%) Microsoft
5 56 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (49.07%) MS Exchange
7 44 (40.74%) Citrix
8 36 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 33 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 31 (28.70%) Hyper-V
11 29 (26.85%) MS Excel
12 27 (25.00%) SQL
12 27 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 26 (24.07%) Windows 7
14 22 (20.37%) SCCM
14 22 (20.37%) TCP/IP
15 19 (17.59%) WAN
16 17 (15.74%) HP
16 17 (15.74%) ITIL
16 17 (15.74%) XenApp
17 16 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
17 16 (14.81%) SAN
17 16 (14.81%) LAN
18 15 (13.89%) Project Management
18 15 (13.89%) Firewall
19 14 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
20 13 (12.04%) XenDesktop
20 13 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
20 13 (12.04%) IIS
21 12 (11.11%) DNS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 53 (49.07%) MS Exchange
2 36 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (12.04%) IIS
5 7 (6.48%) SharePoint
6 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.70%) Lync
9 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.93%) CMS
11 1 (0.93%) JBoss
11 1 (0.93%) Apache
11 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (26.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Tridion
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.93%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) Office 365
2 4 (3.70%) SaaS
3 3 (2.78%) PaaS
3 3 (2.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.37%) TCP/IP
2 19 (17.59%) WAN
3 16 (14.81%) LAN
3 16 (14.81%) SAN
4 15 (13.89%) Firewall
5 12 (11.11%) DNS
6 10 (9.26%) Ethernet
6 10 (9.26%) VLAN
6 10 (9.26%) NetScaler
7 8 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (7.41%) VPN
8 7 (6.48%) MPLS
9 5 (4.63%) SSL
9 5 (4.63%) DHCP
10 2 (1.85%) LDAP
10 2 (1.85%) NAS
11 1 (0.93%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.93%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.85%) MySQL
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.93%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.85%) MSBuild
2 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
3 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
1 2 (1.85%) Retail
2 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 17 (15.74%) Analyst
4 16 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (9.26%) IT Support
7 9 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Consultant
7 9 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 8 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Storage Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Administrator
10 6 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Systems Support Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (4.63%) Systems Support
11 5 (4.63%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (3.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.56%) Web Services
2 3 (2.78%) .NET
3 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.85%) CSS
3 2 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.93%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.93%) XML
4 1 (0.93%) XSL
4 1 (0.93%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.93%) WAP
4 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.93%) LINQ
4 1 (0.93%) jQuery
4 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.56%) Open Source
3 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.85%) FMCG
7 1 (0.93%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (24.07%) Windows 7
4 13 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (10.19%) Linux
6 5 (4.63%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.78%) Windows Phone
7 3 (2.78%) Android
7 3 (2.78%) UNIX
8 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.93%) CentOS
9 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.74%) ITIL
2 15 (13.89%) Project Management
3 6 (5.56%) Change Management
4 5 (4.63%) Web Services Management
4 5 (4.63%) Risk Management
4 5 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (4.63%) Requirements Management
5 4 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 4 (3.70%) Line Management
6 2 (1.85%) Mentoring
6 2 (1.85%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.85%) Test Planning
6 2 (1.85%) System Testing
6 2 (1.85%) Data Migration
6 2 (1.85%) ITIL V3
6 2 (1.85%) Software Engineering
6 2 (1.85%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (1.85%) Migration
6 2 (1.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.85%) C
3 2 (1.85%) Java
3 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.93%) Perl
4 1 (0.93%) PHP
4 1 (0.93%) C#
4 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (11.11%) Degree
2 8 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 8 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.48%) MCP
3 7 (6.48%) MCSE
4 6 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) MCSA
6 2 (1.85%) CCNA
6 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.93%) VCP4
7 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.93%) RHCE
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.93%) LPIC
7 1 (0.93%) MCITP
7 1 (0.93%) CCA
7 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 64 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 33 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (28.70%) Hyper-V
4 17 (15.74%) XenApp
5 13 (12.04%) XenDesktop
6 7 (6.48%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.78%) vSphere
7 3 (2.78%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.78%) Xen
8 2 (1.85%) Firmware
9 1 (0.93%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.93%) XenServer
9 1 (0.93%) Postfix
9 1 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.93%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (20.37%) SCCM
2 10 (9.26%) SCOM
3 5 (4.63%) SCOrch
4 4 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.70%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.85%) SCSM
6 1 (0.93%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.93%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 65 (60.19%) VMware
2 57 (52.78%) Microsoft
3 44 (40.74%) Citrix
4 17 (15.74%) HP
5 10 (9.26%) NetApp
6 8 (7.41%) Cisco
7 6 (5.56%) Dell
7 6 (5.56%) WatchGuard
7 6 (5.56%) Imperva
7 6 (5.56%) 3PAR
8 4 (3.70%) Mitel
8 4 (3.70%) Websense
9 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.78%) Apple
9 3 (2.78%) Oracle
9 3 (2.78%) Red Gate
10 2 (1.85%) Veeam
10 2 (1.85%) Symantec
10 2 (1.85%) AppSense
11 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago