The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 18 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.10% 2.65% 4.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.00% 17.24% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 14
Average salary £37,000 £23,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.44% -41.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £20,800 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £36,400 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
100 29 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.67% 15.34% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 84 29 108
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Cheltenham region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 38 (67.86%) SQL
3 38 (67.86%) Finance
4 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 29 (51.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (48.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (48.21%) XML
7 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (41.07%) Telecoms
9 22 (39.29%) HTML
9 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
10 20 (35.71%) SMTP
11 19 (33.93%) C#
11 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
11 19 (33.93%) .NET
11 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET
11 19 (33.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 19 (33.93%) XQuery
11 19 (33.93%) FTP
11 19 (33.93%) CSS
11 19 (33.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (33.93%) XPath
11 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 19 (33.93%) Mobile App
11 19 (33.93%) Mobile Application Development
11 19 (33.93%) Relational Database
12 15 (26.79%) Windows 2000 Server
13 14 (25.00%) VMware
13 14 (25.00%) Active Directory

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.43%) IIS
3 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) SMTP
2 19 (33.93%) FTP
3 11 (19.64%) Firewall
4 10 (17.86%) Internet
4 10 (17.86%) VPN
5 7 (12.50%) Network Security
6 4 (7.14%) DNS
6 4 (7.14%) DHCP
7 3 (5.36%) LAN
7 3 (5.36%) WAN
7 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.36%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 27 (48.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (33.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (33.93%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (67.86%) Finance
2 23 (41.07%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Software Developer
1 19 (33.93%) Developer
1 19 (33.93%) .NET Developer
1 19 (33.93%) .NET Software Developer
2 14 (25.00%) Analyst
3 13 (23.21%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.71%) AS400 Support
6 4 (7.14%) Junior
6 4 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.36%) Server Support
7 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.36%) Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) IT Support
8 2 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (48.21%) XML
2 22 (39.29%) HTML
3 19 (33.93%) .NET
3 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET
3 19 (33.93%) CSS
3 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.50%) AS400
2 7 (12.50%) LPAR
3 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.93%) iSeries
4 4 (7.14%) Digital Media
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.79%) Statistics
7 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) Handset
7 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (51.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (26.79%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.50%) Linux
7 6 (10.71%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.57%) UNIX
10 1 (1.79%) HPUX
10 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Mobile Application Development
2 10 (17.86%) Data Protection
3 8 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (3.57%) Change Management
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.79%) Computer Forensics
8 1 (1.79%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (1.79%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.79%) Migration
8 1 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.79%) Service Management
8 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.79%) Data Modelling
8 1 (1.79%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 38 (67.86%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) C#
2 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
2 19 (33.93%) XQuery
2 19 (33.93%) XPath
3 8 (14.29%) Java
4 5 (8.93%) COBOL
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.36%) MCSE
3 2 (3.57%) MCP
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.79%) LPIC
4 1 (1.79%) MCTS
4 1 (1.79%) MCITP
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) MCSA
4 1 (1.79%) RHCE
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.36%) XenApp
4 2 (3.57%) vSphere
4 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.57%) Firmware
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (33.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.79%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 40 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (10.71%) IBM
4 5 (8.93%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco
6 2 (3.57%) Juniper
6 2 (3.57%) HP
6 2 (3.57%) Websense
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.79%) Sage
7 1 (1.79%) Vizioncore
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago