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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 81 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 49 46 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.16% 2.20% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.37% 6.94% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 44 43 68
Average salary £37,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
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
665 663 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.31% 31.69% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 551 526 755
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +2 24 £34,000 -17.57% 7
Peterborough +8 9 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Huntingdon -1 6 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (60.53%) VMware
3 67 (58.77%) Active Directory
4 64 (56.14%) Microsoft
5 60 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (45.61%) MS Exchange
7 46 (40.35%) Citrix
8 42 (36.84%) Hyper-V
9 40 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (28.07%) Exchange Server 2010
10 32 (28.07%) SQL
11 31 (27.19%) MS Excel
12 29 (25.44%) SQL Server
12 29 (25.44%) Windows 7
13 24 (21.05%) TCP/IP
14 22 (19.30%) SCCM
15 20 (17.54%) WAN
15 20 (17.54%) Firewall
16 19 (16.67%) LAN
17 18 (15.79%) HP
17 18 (15.79%) XenApp
18 17 (14.91%) SQL Server 2008
19 16 (14.04%) Degree
19 16 (14.04%) ITIL
20 15 (13.16%) Cisco
20 15 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
20 15 (13.16%) DNS
20 15 (13.16%) SAN
20 15 (13.16%) NetApp
21 14 (12.28%) MS Office

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 52 (45.61%) MS Exchange
2 32 (28.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (11.40%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.39%) IIS
6 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.39%) Lync
7 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (27.19%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.28%) MS Office
3 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.40%) Office 365
2 5 (4.39%) SaaS
3 4 (3.51%) PaaS
3 4 (3.51%) IaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 20 (17.54%) WAN
2 20 (17.54%) Firewall
3 19 (16.67%) LAN
4 15 (13.16%) DNS
4 15 (13.16%) SAN
5 10 (8.77%) NetScaler
6 6 (5.26%) VLAN
7 5 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (4.39%) VPN
7 5 (4.39%) DHCP
8 3 (2.63%) MPLS
8 3 (2.63%) Ethernet
8 3 (2.63%) VoIP
9 2 (1.75%) NAS
9 2 (1.75%) IPv4
10 1 (0.88%) Wireless
10 1 (0.88%) Intranet
10 1 (0.88%) Internet
10 1 (0.88%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.44%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.88%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.75%) MSBuild
2 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.88%) Subversion
3 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.88%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (17.54%) Support Engineer
2 18 (15.79%) Analyst
3 17 (14.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (12.28%) IT Support
5 13 (11.40%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (10.53%) Administrator
6 12 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (9.65%) Storage Engineer
8 10 (8.77%) Consultant
9 9 (7.89%) Support Analyst
10 8 (7.02%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (6.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 6 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
13 5 (4.39%) Junior
13 5 (4.39%) Systems Support
13 5 (4.39%) Systems Support Engineer
13 5 (4.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 4 (3.51%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) Web Services
2 2 (1.75%) .NET
2 2 (1.75%) HTML
2 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.75%) CSS
3 1 (0.88%) WAP
3 1 (0.88%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.88%) XML
3 1 (0.88%) XSL
3 1 (0.88%) Classic ASP
3 1 (0.88%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.88%) LINQ
3 1 (0.88%) jQuery
3 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.14%) Open Source
3 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) Ergonomics
5 1 (0.88%) FMCG
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (25.44%) Windows 7
4 13 (11.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (10.53%) Linux
6 7 (6.14%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.39%) Android
8 4 (3.51%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.51%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.75%) UNIX
9 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.88%) Debian
10 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.88%) Solaris
10 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.04%) ITIL
2 10 (8.77%) Project Management
3 6 (5.26%) Asset Management
3 6 (5.26%) Change Management
4 5 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (3.51%) Line Management
6 3 (2.63%) Migration
6 3 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (1.75%) ITIL V3
7 2 (1.75%) Incident Management
7 2 (1.75%) Requirements Management
7 2 (1.75%) CRM
7 2 (1.75%) Business Continuity
7 2 (1.75%) Risk Management
7 2 (1.75%) Web Services Management
7 2 (1.75%) Mentoring
8 1 (0.88%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (0.88%) Test Planning
8 1 (0.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (28.07%) SQL
2 7 (6.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.75%) C#
3 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.88%) PHP
4 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) Degree
2 15 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.02%) MCSE
4 6 (5.26%) MCP
5 5 (4.39%) MCSA
5 5 (4.39%) CCNA
5 5 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.63%) MCITP
8 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.88%) CCA
9 1 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (58.77%) Active Directory
2 42 (36.84%) Hyper-V
3 40 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (15.79%) XenApp
5 14 (12.28%) XenDesktop
6 11 (9.65%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.51%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.63%) vSphere
9 1 (0.88%) Firmware
9 1 (0.88%) Xen
9 1 (0.88%) XenServer
9 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 22 (19.30%) SCCM
2 10 (8.77%) SCOM
3 6 (5.26%) SCOrch
4 5 (4.39%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.51%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.75%) SCSM
7 1 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.88%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.88%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 69 (60.53%) VMware
2 64 (56.14%) Microsoft
3 46 (40.35%) Citrix
4 18 (15.79%) HP
5 15 (13.16%) Cisco
5 15 (13.16%) NetApp
6 8 (7.02%) Dell
7 4 (3.51%) Red Gate
7 4 (3.51%) Intel
7 4 (3.51%) Websense
7 4 (3.51%) Apple
8 3 (2.63%) Oracle
9 2 (1.75%) Veeam
9 2 (1.75%) Imperva
9 2 (1.75%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.75%) Symantec
9 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.75%) AppSense
10 1 (0.88%) Veritas
10 1 (0.88%) Avaya
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