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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 97 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 37 53 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.77% 2.35% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.68% 7.90% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36 48 44
Average salary £41,000 £36,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.56% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £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
554 671 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.55% 29.72% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 421 555 514
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,900 £60,000
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 25 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Peterborough +4 6 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Huntingdon -13 1 £41,000 -3.52% 2
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (76.71%) Windows Server
3 35 (47.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (42.47%) Active Directory
5 29 (39.73%) VMware
6 27 (36.99%) MS Exchange
7 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
8 23 (31.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (30.14%) SQL Server
10 21 (28.77%) ITIL
11 20 (27.40%) IIS
12 18 (24.66%) Linux
13 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (20.55%) Hyper-V
14 15 (20.55%) TCP/IP
14 15 (20.55%) Citrix
15 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (19.18%) Windows 7
15 14 (19.18%) Windows 8
16 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (16.44%) MCSE
17 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
17 12 (16.44%) SQL
18 11 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
18 11 (15.07%) XenApp
18 11 (15.07%) Capacity Planning
19 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
19 10 (13.70%) Office 365
19 10 (13.70%) SSL
19 10 (13.70%) SLA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 27 (36.99%) MS Exchange
2 23 (31.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (27.40%) IIS
4 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.48%) Apache
5 4 (5.48%) JBoss
6 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.74%) Lync
7 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Office 365
2 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.11%) IaaS
6 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) TCP/IP
2 10 (13.70%) DNS
2 10 (13.70%) Firewall
2 10 (13.70%) SSL
3 8 (10.96%) DHCP
3 8 (10.96%) VLAN
4 6 (8.22%) HTTPS
4 6 (8.22%) VPN
5 5 (6.85%) WAN
6 3 (4.11%) LAN
6 3 (4.11%) SAN
6 3 (4.11%) Wireless
7 2 (2.74%) ADSL
8 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.22%) MySQL
4 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.37%) OLTP
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (23.29%) Administrator
2 14 (19.18%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (16.44%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Team Leader
5 6 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) IT Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Product Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Products Support Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 5 (6.85%) Support Manager
6 5 (6.85%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.48%) Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) EMC Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) Web Services
2 4 (5.48%) LAMP
2 4 (5.48%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (2.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Driving Licence
2 5 (6.85%) Clustering
2 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (5.48%) Celerra
3 4 (5.48%) CLARiiON
3 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.48%) EMC VNX
3 4 (5.48%) Replication
3 4 (5.48%) VCE vBlock
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (76.71%) Windows Server
3 35 (47.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (24.66%) Linux
5 14 (19.18%) Windows 7
5 14 (19.18%) Windows 8
6 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.48%) CentOS
9 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.74%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (9.59%) DevOps
3 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
4 6 (8.22%) ERP
4 6 (8.22%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.22%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
5 5 (6.85%) Change Management
5 5 (6.85%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (6.85%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.48%) ITIL V3
6 4 (5.48%) Migration
6 4 (5.48%) Project Management
6 4 (5.48%) Time Management
7 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.74%) CRM
8 2 (2.74%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) SQL
2 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.85%) Bash Shell
3 5 (6.85%) Java
3 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.48%) Perl
4 4 (5.48%) Ruby
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.44%) MCSE
3 11 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (9.59%) CCNA
5 6 (8.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (6.85%) HNC
7 4 (5.48%) LPIC
7 4 (5.48%) RHCE
7 4 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.74%) MCITP
8 2 (2.74%) MCP
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (1.37%) CCNP
9 1 (1.37%) Degree
9 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (42.47%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.55%) Hyper-V
3 11 (15.07%) XenApp
4 9 (12.33%) XenServer
5 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (10.96%) vSphere
6 5 (6.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (5.48%) iptables
7 4 (5.48%) KVM
7 4 (5.48%) Postfix
7 4 (5.48%) Xen
8 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.74%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) SCCM
2 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.48%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.74%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.74%) WSUS
5 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) VMware
2 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
3 15 (20.55%) Citrix
4 10 (13.70%) Cisco
5 9 (12.33%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.59%) Oracle
7 6 (8.22%) EMC
7 6 (8.22%) HP
8 4 (5.48%) NetApp
8 4 (5.48%) Sun
8 4 (5.48%) Veeam
9 3 (4.11%) JD Edwards
10 2 (2.74%) Dell
10 2 (2.74%) Dell KACE
10 2 (2.74%) Sophos
10 2 (2.74%) Websense
11 1 (1.37%) Epicor
11 1 (1.37%) Google
11 1 (1.37%) IFS
11 1 (1.37%) Rackspace
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