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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.63% 2.12% 2.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.13% 13.89% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 5
Average salary £31,500 £23,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.04% -31.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £20,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £36,400 £40,900
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
111 36 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.04% 15.25% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 89 34 83
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 24 October 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 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 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (70.49%) Microsoft
3 38 (62.30%) Finance
4 36 (59.02%) SQL
5 34 (55.74%) SQL Server
6 29 (47.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (42.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (42.62%) XML
8 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (36.07%) HTML
9 22 (36.07%) MS Excel
10 21 (34.43%) Telecoms
11 20 (32.79%) Active Directory
12 19 (31.15%) SMTP
13 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
13 18 (29.51%) FTP
13 18 (29.51%) C#
13 18 (29.51%) .NET
13 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
13 18 (29.51%) CSS
13 18 (29.51%) XQuery
13 18 (29.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 18 (29.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (29.51%) XPath
13 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 18 (29.51%) Mobile App
13 18 (29.51%) Mobile Application Development
13 18 (29.51%) Relational Database
14 16 (26.23%) VMware
15 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.31%) IIS
3 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (36.07%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.15%) SMTP
2 18 (29.51%) FTP
3 11 (18.03%) Internet
3 11 (18.03%) Firewall
4 9 (14.75%) VPN
5 8 (13.11%) Network Security
6 5 (8.20%) DNS
6 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.20%) DHCP
6 5 (8.20%) LAN
7 4 (6.56%) WAN
8 3 (4.92%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (3.28%) SAN
10 1 (1.64%) PBX
10 1 (1.64%) xDSL
10 1 (1.64%) MPLS
10 1 (1.64%) BGP
10 1 (1.64%) Q.931
10 1 (1.64%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (55.74%) SQL Server
2 26 (42.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (29.51%) Relational Database
3 18 (29.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (62.30%) Finance
2 21 (34.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Software Developer
1 18 (29.51%) Developer
1 18 (29.51%) Analyst
1 18 (29.51%) .NET Developer
1 18 (29.51%) .NET Software Developer
2 15 (24.59%) Support Analyst
3 6 (9.84%) Applications Support
3 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) AS400 Support
4 4 (6.56%) Junior Software Developer
4 4 (6.56%) Administrator
4 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
4 4 (6.56%) Junior .NET Developer
4 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (6.56%) Junior
5 3 (4.92%) Server Support
5 3 (4.92%) Support Technician
5 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (42.62%) XML
2 22 (36.07%) HTML
3 18 (29.51%) .NET
3 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
3 18 (29.51%) CSS
3 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.48%) LPAR
2 7 (11.48%) AS400
3 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.20%) iSeries
4 3 (4.92%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.92%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.28%) Statistics
5 2 (3.28%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) Open Source
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) Handset
6 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (47.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (24.59%) Windows 2000 Server
5 11 (18.03%) Windows 7
6 8 (13.11%) Windows XP
7 6 (9.84%) Linux
8 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.28%) UNIX
10 1 (1.64%) HPUX
10 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Mobile Application Development
2 10 (16.39%) Data Protection
3 8 (13.11%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
5 5 (8.20%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (8.20%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.92%) ITIL
8 2 (3.28%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.28%) Change Management
8 2 (3.28%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.28%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.64%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.64%) Computer Forensics
9 1 (1.64%) Service Management
9 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.64%) Coaching
9 1 (1.64%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) SQL
2 18 (29.51%) XQuery
2 18 (29.51%) XPath
2 18 (29.51%) C#
2 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.11%) Java
4 5 (8.20%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.92%) MCSE
3 2 (3.28%) MCP
3 2 (3.28%) MCTS
3 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) LPIC
4 1 (1.64%) MCITP
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) CCENT
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) RHCE
4 1 (1.64%) MCSA
4 1 (1.64%) CCSP
4 1 (1.64%) CCNP
4 1 (1.64%) CCIP
4 1 (1.64%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (32.79%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.75%) XenApp
4 4 (6.56%) vSphere
5 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.28%) Firmware
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.64%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.28%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 43 (70.49%) Microsoft
2 16 (26.23%) VMware
3 11 (18.03%) Citrix
4 6 (9.84%) IBM
5 5 (8.20%) Cisco
6 3 (4.92%) HP
6 3 (4.92%) Websense
7 2 (3.28%) Dell
7 2 (3.28%) Juniper
8 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.64%) Sage
8 1 (1.64%) Vizioncore
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