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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 43 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.08% 6.02% 10.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.16% 21.95% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 31
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,600 £42,500
UK excluding London median 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
113 82 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 28.83% 27.42% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 101 72 87
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (91.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
4 26 (76.47%) Windows Server
5 24 (70.59%) VMware
6 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
7 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
9 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
10 12 (35.29%) Firewall
11 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
11 11 (32.35%) Linux
11 11 (32.35%) Citrix
12 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (29.41%) MCSE
12 10 (29.41%) Advertising
12 10 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (26.47%) Cisco
13 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
13 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
14 8 (23.53%) DV Cleared
14 8 (23.53%) IIS
14 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
14 8 (23.53%) VPN
15 7 (20.59%) LAN
15 7 (20.59%) WAN
15 7 (20.59%) HP
15 7 (20.59%) Dell

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (23.53%) IIS
4 6 (17.65%) Apache
4 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 8 (23.53%) VPN
3 7 (20.59%) LAN
3 7 (20.59%) WAN
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (14.71%) DNS
4 5 (14.71%) iSCSI
5 4 (11.76%) DHCP
6 3 (8.82%) Internet
6 3 (8.82%) SAN
7 2 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (29.41%) Advertising
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) IT Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Support Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) IT Support
4 7 (20.59%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) IT Manager
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior IT Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) LAMP
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (11.76%) Digital Media
3 3 (8.82%) Cybercrime
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
4 2 (5.88%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.88%) iPad
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (91.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (76.47%) Windows Server
4 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (32.35%) Linux
6 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
7 6 (17.65%) CentOS
8 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (5.88%) FreeNAS
9 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.94%) Unix
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
1 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (5.88%) Patch Management
2 1 (2.94%) Change Management
2 1 (2.94%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
2 1 (2.94%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) Perl
2 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) MCSE
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) DV Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 5 (14.71%) CCNA
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (14.71%) MCITP
6 1 (2.94%) MCSA
6 1 (2.94%) VCP5
System Software
1 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
2 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
4 7 (20.59%) XenApp
5 5 (14.71%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
6 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) VMware
2 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) Citrix
4 9 (26.47%) Cisco
5 7 (20.59%) Dell
5 7 (20.59%) HP
6 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.88%) Apple
7 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.94%) Sage