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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 18 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 41 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.22% 5.83% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.62% 18.26% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 1
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
154 115 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 38.40% 31.94% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 121 106 53
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 7 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (85.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 54 (61.36%) Microsoft
4 48 (54.55%) VMware
5 41 (46.59%) Citrix
6 39 (44.32%) MS Office
6 39 (44.32%) Finance
7 38 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 37 (42.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (42.05%) SQL
9 36 (40.91%) Active Directory
10 33 (37.50%) Data Protection
11 32 (36.36%) Client/Server
12 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
12 30 (34.09%) SCCM
13 28 (31.82%) IIS
13 28 (31.82%) Hyper-V
14 25 (28.41%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (26.14%) T-SQL
15 23 (26.14%) COM
15 23 (26.14%) N-Tier
15 23 (26.14%) Data Modelling
15 23 (26.14%) Data Protection Act
15 23 (26.14%) Migration
15 23 (26.14%) Performance Tuning
15 23 (26.14%) Performance Monitoring
15 23 (26.14%) Capacity Planning
16 21 (23.86%) Advertising
17 20 (22.73%) MS Exchange
17 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 28 (31.82%) IIS
2 20 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (11.36%) Lync
5 8 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 39 (44.32%) MS Office
2 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.18%) WAN
1 16 (18.18%) SAN
2 15 (17.05%) TCP/IP
3 12 (13.64%) Firewall
3 12 (13.64%) LAN
4 11 (12.50%) VPN
5 10 (11.36%) Wireless
5 10 (11.36%) DNS
6 8 (9.09%) VLAN
6 8 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 7 (7.95%) DHCP
8 5 (5.68%) iSCSI
8 5 (5.68%) Internet
9 3 (3.41%) NAS
10 2 (2.27%) MPLS
11 1 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.14%) Broadband
11 1 (1.14%) BIG-IP
11 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (44.32%) Finance
2 21 (23.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 23 (26.14%) DBA
2 23 (26.14%) SQL DBA
3 17 (19.32%) SQL Server DBA
4 13 (14.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (13.64%) Analyst
5 12 (13.64%) IT Support
6 10 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (11.36%) IT Support Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Support Analyst
6 10 (11.36%) Technical Support
7 8 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Support Specialist
8 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Technical Support Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Administrator
11 4 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
11 4 (4.55%) Technical Support Specialist
11 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.14%) COM
2 3 (3.41%) XML
3 2 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (36.36%) Client/Server
2 25 (28.41%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (26.14%) N-Tier
3 23 (26.14%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (15.91%) Clustering
5 7 (7.95%) PDA
6 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (85.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 37 (42.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (15.91%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (4.55%) Linux
5 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 23 (26.14%) Data Modelling
2 23 (26.14%) Migration
2 23 (26.14%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (26.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 23 (26.14%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (10.23%) Configuration Management
3 9 (10.23%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (6.82%) ITIL
5 4 (4.55%) Service Management
6 2 (2.27%) Resource Management
6 2 (2.27%) ERP
6 2 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.27%) Time Management
7 1 (1.14%) Network Management
7 1 (1.14%) Straight-Through Processing
7 1 (1.14%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (42.05%) SQL
2 23 (26.14%) T-SQL
3 11 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.27%) Perl
5 2 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (11.36%) MCSE
3 8 (9.09%) CCA
3 8 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (1.14%) MCSA
6 1 (1.14%) MCP
6 1 (1.14%) MCITP
6 1 (1.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 28 (31.82%) Hyper-V
4 12 (13.64%) XenApp
5 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 11 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (11.36%) XenDesktop
7 9 (10.23%) VMware ESX
8 6 (6.82%) vSphere
9 1 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (34.09%) SCCM
2 13 (14.77%) SCOM
3 12 (13.64%) Backup Exec
4 11 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (12.50%) SCVMM
5 5 (5.68%) vMotion
6 3 (3.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.14%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.14%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 54 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 48 (54.55%) VMware
3 41 (46.59%) Citrix
4 11 (12.50%) Veeam
4 11 (12.50%) Symantec
5 10 (11.36%) Websense
6 6 (6.82%) Cisco
7 3 (3.41%) Sophos
7 3 (3.41%) HP
8 2 (2.27%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.27%) SAP
8 2 (2.27%) Oracle
8 2 (2.27%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.14%) F5
9 1 (1.14%) McAfee
9 1 (1.14%) AppSense
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000 - £25000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension & extensive bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 23 days ago