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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 96 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 67 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.43% 2.73% 2.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.71% 8.62% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 29 59 47
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £28,050 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
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
525 777 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.06% 31.62% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 452 629 646
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,050 £57,500 £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 September 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 September 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 -1 16 £44,025 +17.40% 7
Huntingdon -6 3 £33,250 -30.00% 1
Peterborough -8 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (67.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 56 (58.95%) Active Directory
4 37 (38.95%) Microsoft
4 37 (38.95%) Windows 7
5 35 (36.84%) MS Exchange
6 31 (32.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (30.53%) LAN
7 29 (30.53%) VMware
8 27 (28.42%) WAN
9 25 (26.32%) Office 365
10 23 (24.21%) Hyper-V
11 21 (22.11%) TCP/IP
11 21 (22.11%) SharePoint
12 20 (21.05%) ITIL
12 20 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
13 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
13 16 (16.84%) Citrix
14 15 (15.79%) SLA
14 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
14 15 (15.79%) MS Office
15 14 (14.74%) Firewall
15 14 (14.74%) Wireless
15 14 (14.74%) Linux
15 14 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2013
15 14 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (13.68%) VPN
16 13 (13.68%) DNS
16 13 (13.68%) HP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 35 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 21 (22.11%) SharePoint
3 20 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (10.53%) Lync
6 9 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (7.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (3.16%) IIS
10 2 (2.11%) JBoss
10 2 (2.11%) Apache
10 2 (2.11%) ArcGIS
10 2 (2.11%) OpenStack
10 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 15 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.05%) assyst
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.32%) Office 365
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.05%) SaaS
4 1 (1.05%) IaaS
4 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.53%) LAN
2 27 (28.42%) WAN
3 21 (22.11%) TCP/IP
4 14 (14.74%) Firewall
4 14 (14.74%) Wireless
5 13 (13.68%) VPN
5 13 (13.68%) DNS
6 11 (11.58%) DHCP
7 9 (9.47%) SAN
8 4 (4.21%) NAS
9 3 (3.16%) VoIP
10 2 (2.11%) FTP
10 2 (2.11%) SSL
10 2 (2.11%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.11%) Network Security
11 1 (1.05%) ADSL
11 1 (1.05%) VLAN
11 1 (1.05%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.05%) OLTP
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (8.42%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.16%) Electronics
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (23.16%) Analyst
2 15 (15.79%) Support Analyst
2 15 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 12 (12.63%) Administrator
4 11 (11.58%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (11.58%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (11.58%) Server Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) Consultant
6 8 (8.42%) Server Support
6 8 (8.42%) Senior Server Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Senior Support Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Server Support Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Technical Support
7 7 (7.37%) Senior Server Support Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) Help Desk Support
9 5 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
10 4 (4.21%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
1 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
1 4 (4.21%) CMDB
1 4 (4.21%) Fat Client
1 4 (4.21%) Thin Client
1 4 (4.21%) HP Storage
1 4 (4.21%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.16%) Replication
3 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.11%) DTV
3 2 (2.11%) GIS
4 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.05%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.05%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.05%) Clustering
4 1 (1.05%) PKI
4 1 (1.05%) Celerra
4 1 (1.05%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (67.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 37 (38.95%) Windows 7
4 31 (32.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (14.74%) Linux
6 6 (6.32%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.26%) CentOS
8 4 (4.21%) UNIX
9 3 (3.16%) Debian
9 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.05%) ITIL
2 11 (11.58%) Configuration Management
3 10 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (8.42%) DevOps
5 6 (6.32%) Project Management
6 5 (5.26%) CRM
6 5 (5.26%) Migration
6 5 (5.26%) Change Control
7 4 (4.21%) Network Management
7 4 (4.21%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.21%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.21%) ERP
7 4 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.16%) Change Management
8 3 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.16%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.16%) System Testing
9 2 (2.11%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.11%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.47%) SQL
2 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.11%) Ruby
3 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.11%) C
3 2 (2.11%) Java
3 2 (2.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.53%) MCSE
3 8 (8.42%) Degree
4 7 (7.37%) MCITP
5 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.26%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.26%) MCP
6 5 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.21%) CCNA
7 4 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.11%) RHCE
9 2 (2.11%) LPIC
10 1 (1.05%) MCTS
10 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (58.95%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.21%) Hyper-V
3 14 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.37%) XenApp
5 6 (6.32%) vSphere
6 5 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.11%) XenServer
7 2 (2.11%) Postfix
7 2 (2.11%) Xen
7 2 (2.11%) KVM
7 2 (2.11%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) ARCserve
1 4 (4.21%) Backup Exec
1 4 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.16%) SCCM
3 2 (2.11%) HAProxy
3 2 (2.11%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.11%) Puppet
4 1 (1.05%) SCSM
4 1 (1.05%) SCOM
4 1 (1.05%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (38.95%) Microsoft
2 29 (30.53%) VMware
3 16 (16.84%) Citrix
4 13 (13.68%) HP
5 12 (12.63%) Cisco
6 6 (6.32%) EMC
6 6 (6.32%) SAP
7 5 (5.26%) Oracle
8 4 (4.21%) CA
8 4 (4.21%) Epicor
8 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.21%) JD Edwards
9 3 (3.16%) Mercator
9 3 (3.16%) Dell
9 3 (3.16%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.11%) Rackspace
10 2 (2.11%) Juniper
10 2 (2.11%) ESRI
10 2 (2.11%) NetApp
11 1 (1.05%) Apple
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