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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 31 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.14% 8.47% 6.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.00% 28.57% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 14
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £42,500 £40,500
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 91 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.50% 29.64% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 85 82 55
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,350 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (82.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 44 (58.67%) VMware
4 38 (50.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (49.33%) Microsoft
5 37 (49.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (48.00%) Citrix
7 35 (46.67%) SQL
8 31 (41.33%) Active Directory
9 29 (38.67%) SQL Server
10 28 (37.33%) Hyper-V
11 26 (34.67%) MS Office
11 26 (34.67%) SCCM
11 26 (34.67%) Finance
12 25 (33.33%) Advertising
13 20 (26.67%) IIS
14 19 (25.33%) Data Protection
15 18 (24.00%) TCP/IP
16 17 (22.67%) Client/Server
17 16 (21.33%) MS Exchange
17 16 (21.33%) Firewall
17 16 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2010
18 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (20.00%) Clustering
19 14 (18.67%) Migration
19 14 (18.67%) Data Protection Act
19 14 (18.67%) Data Modelling
19 14 (18.67%) COM
19 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
19 14 (18.67%) N-Tier

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 20 (26.67%) IIS
2 16 (21.33%) MS Exchange
2 16 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (10.67%) Lync
6 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.67%) Apache
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (34.67%) MS Office
2 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (21.33%) Firewall
3 12 (16.00%) WAN
4 11 (14.67%) VPN
4 11 (14.67%) SAN
5 10 (13.33%) Wireless
5 10 (13.33%) DNS
6 9 (12.00%) LAN
7 7 (9.33%) VLAN
7 7 (9.33%) DHCP
7 7 (9.33%) NetScaler
8 5 (6.67%) iSCSI
9 4 (5.33%) Internet
9 4 (5.33%) SMTP
10 2 (2.67%) VoIP
10 2 (2.67%) IPv4
10 2 (2.67%) MPLS
10 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.67%) Network Security
11 1 (1.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (34.67%) Finance
2 25 (33.33%) Advertising
3 2 (2.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Support Engineer
2 14 (18.67%) DBA
2 14 (18.67%) SQL DBA
2 14 (18.67%) IT Support
3 12 (16.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 10 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (9.33%) Help Desk Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Support Specialist
5 7 (9.33%) Support Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Administrator
6 5 (6.67%) AS400 Support
7 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Support Specialist
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) COM
2 3 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Client/Server
2 15 (20.00%) Clustering
2 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (18.67%) Data Protection Act
3 14 (18.67%) N-Tier
4 6 (8.00%) PDA
5 5 (6.67%) iSeries
5 5 (6.67%) LPAR
5 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (82.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 37 (49.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (16.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (8.00%) Linux
6 3 (4.00%) UNIX
7 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) Data Protection
2 14 (18.67%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (18.67%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (18.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (18.67%) Data Modelling
2 14 (18.67%) Migration
3 8 (10.67%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.67%) SDLC
4 4 (5.33%) ITIL
5 3 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (2.67%) Service Management
6 2 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.67%) Line Management
7 1 (1.33%) ERP
7 1 (1.33%) Network Management
7 1 (1.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) SQL
2 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.67%) COBOL
4 4 (5.33%) Java
5 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.67%) Perl
5 2 (2.67%) PHP
5 2 (2.67%) VBScript
5 2 (2.67%) Python
5 2 (2.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (10.67%) MCSE
3 7 (9.33%) CCA
3 7 (9.33%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (50.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (41.33%) Active Directory
3 28 (37.33%) Hyper-V
4 10 (13.33%) XenApp
5 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 9 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (10.67%) XenDesktop
7 7 (9.33%) vSphere
7 7 (9.33%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (34.67%) SCCM
2 13 (17.33%) SCOM
3 9 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (12.00%) Backup Exec
4 8 (10.67%) SCVMM
5 5 (6.67%) vMotion
6 2 (2.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 44 (58.67%) VMware
2 37 (49.33%) Microsoft
3 36 (48.00%) Citrix
4 9 (12.00%) Symantec
4 9 (12.00%) Veeam
5 8 (10.67%) Websense
5 8 (10.67%) Cisco
6 5 (6.67%) IBM
7 2 (2.67%) HP
7 2 (2.67%) Dell
7 2 (2.67%) Sophos
7 2 (2.67%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.33%) SAP
8 1 (1.33%) AppSense
8 1 (1.33%) JD Edwards
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