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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 65 81 85
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 68 64 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.23% 2.67% 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.41% 8.94% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 61 48 56
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
- -4.97%
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
653 716 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.99% 29.91% 34.60%
Number of salaries quoted 563 588 785
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +6 33 £34,500 -5.47% 8
Peterborough +13 19 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Huntingdon +3 7 £41,000 +64.00%
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (62.18%) Active Directory
3 64 (53.78%) VMware
3 64 (53.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (50.42%) MS Exchange
5 57 (47.90%) Microsoft
6 40 (33.61%) Citrix
6 40 (33.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 32 (26.89%) SQL Server
7 32 (26.89%) Hyper-V
8 31 (26.05%) Windows 7
9 29 (24.37%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 26 (21.85%) WAN
12 25 (21.01%) TCP/IP
13 24 (20.17%) SQL
13 24 (20.17%) LAN
14 22 (18.49%) ITIL
15 21 (17.65%) SCCM
16 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (16.81%) Project Management
17 19 (15.97%) Firewall
17 19 (15.97%) Exchange Server 2007
17 19 (15.97%) XenApp
18 18 (15.13%) HP
18 18 (15.13%) SAN
18 18 (15.13%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (14.29%) DNS
20 15 (12.61%) IIS
20 15 (12.61%) Cisco

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 60 (50.42%) MS Exchange
2 40 (33.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (15.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (12.61%) IIS
5 13 (10.92%) SharePoint
6 10 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (4.20%) Lync
9 3 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.52%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.52%) JBoss
9 3 (2.52%) Apache
9 3 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.84%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Tridion
1 2 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.68%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.72%) Office 365
2 4 (3.36%) SaaS
3 3 (2.52%) PaaS
3 3 (2.52%) IaaS
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (21.85%) WAN
2 25 (21.01%) TCP/IP
3 24 (20.17%) LAN
4 19 (15.97%) Firewall
5 18 (15.13%) SAN
6 17 (14.29%) DNS
7 10 (8.40%) VPN
7 10 (8.40%) NetScaler
8 9 (7.56%) VLAN
8 9 (7.56%) Ethernet
9 8 (6.72%) DHCP
9 8 (6.72%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (5.88%) SSL
11 6 (5.04%) MPLS
12 3 (2.52%) Wireless
12 3 (2.52%) IP Telephony
12 3 (2.52%) LDAP
12 3 (2.52%) Network Security
13 2 (1.68%) NAS
14 1 (0.84%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.89%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.20%) MySQL
5 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.84%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.68%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.68%) MSBuild
2 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.84%) Subversion
3 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.52%) Finance
3 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.68%) Retail
3 2 (1.68%) Marketing
3 2 (1.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (17.65%) Support Engineer
1 21 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (16.81%) Analyst
3 18 (15.13%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (9.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Consultant
7 9 (7.56%) Support Analyst
7 9 (7.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (7.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) IT Support
8 6 (5.04%) Principle Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Systems Support Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Systems Support
9 5 (4.20%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (4.20%) Administrator
9 5 (4.20%) Technical Support
10 4 (3.36%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.88%) Web Services
2 4 (3.36%) .NET
3 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.68%) CSS
3 2 (1.68%) HTML
4 1 (0.84%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.84%) XML
4 1 (0.84%) XSL
4 1 (0.84%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.84%) WAP
4 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.84%) LINQ
4 1 (0.84%) jQuery
4 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.72%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.04%) Open Source
3 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.52%) Replication
4 3 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.52%) FMCG
5 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.68%) DTV
6 1 (0.84%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.84%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.84%) PKI
6 1 (0.84%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 119 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (53.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (26.05%) Windows 7
4 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (11.76%) Linux
6 7 (5.88%) UNIX
7 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.20%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.52%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.52%) Windows Phone
8 3 (2.52%) Android
8 3 (2.52%) CentOS
9 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.49%) ITIL
2 20 (16.81%) Project Management
3 7 (5.88%) Risk Management
3 7 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (5.88%) Requirements Management
4 5 (4.20%) Change Management
4 5 (4.20%) Web Services Management
4 5 (4.20%) Line Management
5 4 (3.36%) Incident Management
5 4 (3.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.52%) Asset Management
6 3 (2.52%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (2.52%) Network Management
6 3 (2.52%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (2.52%) Change Control
7 2 (1.68%) Test Planning
7 2 (1.68%) Mentoring
7 2 (1.68%) Configuration Management
7 2 (1.68%) CRM
7 2 (1.68%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.17%) SQL
2 5 (4.20%) Java
3 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.52%) Perl
5 2 (1.68%) Ruby
5 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.68%) C
6 1 (0.84%) C#
6 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Degree
2 10 (8.40%) SC Cleared
2 10 (8.40%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.72%) DV Cleared
4 7 (5.88%) MCSE
5 6 (5.04%) MCP
6 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.36%) CCNA
7 3 (2.52%) RHCE
7 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.52%) LPIC
8 1 (0.84%) MCITP
8 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.84%) CCA
8 1 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.84%) MCSA
8 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 74 (62.18%) Active Directory
2 32 (26.89%) Hyper-V
3 29 (24.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (15.97%) XenApp
5 14 (11.76%) XenDesktop
6 5 (4.20%) Xen
7 3 (2.52%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.52%) vSphere
7 3 (2.52%) Postfix
7 3 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.52%) KVM
7 3 (2.52%) iptables
8 2 (1.68%) Firmware
8 2 (1.68%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 21 (17.65%) SCCM
2 10 (8.40%) SCOM
3 5 (4.20%) SCOrch
4 4 (3.36%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.36%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.52%) ARCserve
5 3 (2.52%) SCSM
6 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.68%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.84%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 64 (53.78%) VMware
2 57 (47.90%) Microsoft
3 40 (33.61%) Citrix
4 18 (15.13%) HP
5 15 (12.61%) Cisco
6 7 (5.88%) Dell
7 6 (5.04%) NetApp
7 6 (5.04%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.04%) 3PAR
8 5 (4.20%) WatchGuard
8 5 (4.20%) Imperva
9 4 (3.36%) Mitel
10 3 (2.52%) Red Gate
10 3 (2.52%) Apple
10 3 (2.52%) Websense
10 3 (2.52%) Juniper
10 3 (2.52%) CA
10 3 (2.52%) EMC
10 3 (2.52%) Oracle
11 2 (1.68%) SAP
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