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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 37 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 19 45 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.73% 10.56% 4.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.81% 31.25% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 13
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
101 144 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.12% 33.80% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 92 121 54
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (81.08%) Windows Server
3 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
3 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (59.46%) VMware
4 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
6 16 (43.24%) SQL
7 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (37.84%) IIS
9 13 (35.14%) Advertising
10 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
11 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
11 10 (27.03%) Citrix
12 9 (24.32%) Data Protection
12 9 (24.32%) Internet
13 8 (21.62%) SAN
13 8 (21.62%) Linux
13 8 (21.62%) Windows 2000 Server
13 8 (21.62%) Firewall
14 7 (18.92%) XenApp
14 7 (18.92%) vSphere
15 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (16.22%) CMDB
15 6 (16.22%) LAMP
15 6 (16.22%) Apache
15 6 (16.22%) Python
15 6 (16.22%) MySQL
15 6 (16.22%) Perl
15 6 (16.22%) Dell

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (37.84%) IIS
2 6 (16.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
2 9 (24.32%) Internet
3 8 (21.62%) Firewall
3 8 (21.62%) SAN
4 5 (13.51%) DHCP
4 5 (13.51%) DNS
5 4 (10.81%) SMTP
6 3 (8.11%) VPN
7 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.70%) LAN
7 1 (2.70%) NAS
7 1 (2.70%) Network Security
7 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) ClearQuest
1 3 (8.11%) InstallShield
1 3 (8.11%) MSI
1 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (35.14%) Advertising
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) IT Engineer
1 11 (29.73%) IT Support
2 10 (27.03%) IT Support Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Support Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Support Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Applications Support
4 8 (21.62%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Administrator
6 5 (13.51%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 4 (10.81%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Senior IT Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Senior IT Support
7 4 (10.81%) Storage Support Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) LAMP
2 4 (10.81%) XML
3 3 (8.11%) .NET
4 2 (5.41%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) CMDB
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (81.08%) Windows Server
3 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (21.62%) Linux
5 8 (21.62%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.70%) CentOS
6 1 (2.70%) FreeNAS
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Data Protection
2 5 (13.51%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
3 3 (8.11%) SDLC
4 1 (2.70%) Coaching
4 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.70%) Operations Management
4 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.70%) Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.70%) Service Management
4 1 (2.70%) SIEM
4 1 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) Perl
2 6 (16.22%) Python
3 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) PHP
3 4 (10.81%) Ruby
3 4 (10.81%) VBScript
4 3 (8.11%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) MCSE
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.92%) vSphere
3 7 (18.92%) XenApp
4 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
5 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
1 4 (10.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
1 22 (59.46%) VMware
2 10 (27.03%) Citrix
3 6 (16.22%) Dell
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) F5
5 1 (2.70%) Remedy
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago