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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 71 72 78
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 70 64 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.86% 2.83% 2.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.11% 8.14% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 62 56 85
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 £28,500 £27,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,500
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
768 786 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.42% 34.76% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 619 659 745
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 £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 30 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 30 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 -10 33 £37,500 +16.27% 3
Peterborough -4 10 £39,000 +6.84% 3
Huntingdon -7 7 £47,500 +48.43% 2
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 30 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 61 (54.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (53.57%) Active Directory
4 60 (53.57%) VMware
5 49 (43.75%) MS Exchange
6 42 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 41 (36.61%) Hyper-V
8 39 (34.82%) SQL
9 33 (29.46%) MS Office
10 31 (27.68%) Citrix
11 28 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 27 (24.11%) Linux
12 27 (24.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (23.21%) SQL Server
14 25 (22.32%) TCP/IP
15 23 (20.54%) HP
15 23 (20.54%) Firewall
15 23 (20.54%) Windows 7
16 21 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
16 21 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (17.86%) PowerShell
18 18 (16.07%) Cisco
19 17 (15.18%) WAN
20 16 (14.29%) SAN
20 16 (14.29%) LAN
21 14 (12.50%) ITIL
21 14 (12.50%) NetApp
22 13 (11.61%) SharePoint
22 13 (11.61%) Office 365

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 49 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 21 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (11.61%) SharePoint
4 11 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (5.36%) Lync
6 5 (4.46%) IIS
7 4 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.89%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (29.46%) MS Office
2 28 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.46%) MS Project
4 2 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.61%) Office 365
2 7 (6.25%) IaaS
2 7 (6.25%) SaaS
2 7 (6.25%) PaaS
3 4 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (3.57%) CloudFront
3 4 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.32%) TCP/IP
2 23 (20.54%) Firewall
3 17 (15.18%) WAN
4 16 (14.29%) LAN
4 16 (14.29%) SAN
5 12 (10.71%) DNS
6 7 (6.25%) DHCP
7 6 (5.36%) VoIP
7 6 (5.36%) HTTP
7 6 (5.36%) VPN
7 6 (5.36%) NetScaler
8 4 (3.57%) VLAN
9 2 (1.79%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (1.79%) IPv4
9 2 (1.79%) MPLS
9 2 (1.79%) LDAP
10 1 (0.89%) ISDN
10 1 (0.89%) PBX
10 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.46%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.57%) MySQL
5 4 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.57%) NUnit
1 4 (3.57%) CruiseControl
1 4 (3.57%) Subversion
1 4 (3.57%) JIRA
1 4 (3.57%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.89%) Hudson
General
1 12 (10.71%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.46%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.46%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.89%) Military
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (17.86%) Analyst
2 17 (15.18%) Administrator
3 12 (10.71%) Consultant
3 12 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (9.82%) Storage Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) IT Support
5 10 (8.93%) Service Analyst
5 10 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (8.04%) Developer
7 8 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 8 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.36%) Server Support
10 5 (4.46%) Security Consultant
10 5 (4.46%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (3.57%) Network Administrator
11 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.57%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.46%) .NET
2 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.57%) Web Services
2 4 (3.57%) WCF
2 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (3.57%) REST
3 2 (1.79%) XML
4 1 (0.89%) ODBC
4 1 (0.89%) WAP
4 1 (0.89%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.89%) COM
4 1 (0.89%) CSS
4 1 (0.89%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Open Source
1 12 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.46%) EqualLogic
3 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.46%) PKI
3 5 (4.46%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.57%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.57%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.89%) HP Superdome
5 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.89%) HACMP
5 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.89%) Social Media
5 1 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 112 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (54.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (24.11%) Linux
4 23 (20.54%) Windows 7
5 21 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.14%) Android
7 7 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 7 (6.25%) Windows Phone
8 6 (5.36%) Windows XP
8 6 (5.36%) Solaris
9 5 (4.46%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.46%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.57%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.68%) CentOS
11 3 (2.68%) Debian
12 2 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.89%) UNIX
13 1 (0.89%) AIX
13 1 (0.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.50%) ITIL
2 11 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (8.04%) Asset Management
3 9 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (6.25%) Project Management
4 7 (6.25%) Line Management
5 6 (5.36%) CRM
5 6 (5.36%) Migration
6 5 (4.46%) Validation
6 5 (4.46%) Information Security
6 5 (4.46%) Waterfall
7 4 (3.57%) MVC
8 3 (2.68%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.68%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.79%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.79%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (1.79%) E-Commerce
10 1 (0.89%) ERP
10 1 (0.89%) Data Modelling
10 1 (0.89%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.82%) SQL
2 20 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 10 (8.93%) C#
4 9 (8.04%) Java
5 6 (5.36%) C
6 5 (4.46%) C++
7 2 (1.79%) Perl
7 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (24.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.71%) MCITP
3 10 (8.93%) MCSE
3 10 (8.93%) MCSA
4 9 (8.04%) Degree
5 7 (6.25%) MCP
6 5 (4.46%) CISSP
7 4 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.57%) CCNA
7 4 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.68%) MCTS
9 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.89%) CCA
10 1 (0.89%) PhD
10 1 (0.89%) NCDA
10 1 (0.89%) NCIE
10 1 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 60 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 42 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (36.61%) Hyper-V
4 13 (11.61%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (8.04%) XenApp
6 8 (7.14%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.57%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.79%) vSphere
9 1 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.89%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.89%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (11.61%) SCCM
2 2 (1.79%) Puppet
3 1 (0.89%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.89%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.89%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 68 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 60 (53.57%) VMware
3 31 (27.68%) Citrix
4 23 (20.54%) HP
5 18 (16.07%) Cisco
6 14 (12.50%) NetApp
7 9 (8.04%) Dell
8 7 (6.25%) Apple
8 7 (6.25%) Red Gate
9 5 (4.46%) CA
10 4 (3.57%) Intel
10 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.79%) Websense
11 2 (1.79%) ProCurve
12 1 (0.89%) Veeam
12 1 (0.89%) Imperva
12 1 (0.89%) Kaseya
12 1 (0.89%) FalconStor
12 1 (0.89%) AppSense
12 1 (0.89%) Mitel
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