The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 41 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.23% 0.86% 3.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.51% 3.28% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 13
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £36,100 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
109 61 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 31.69% 26.18% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 101 59 84
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Gloucestershire

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 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
4 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (56.25%) SQL
6 17 (53.13%) Telecoms
7 16 (50.00%) Finance
8 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
9 14 (43.75%) HTML
9 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
9 14 (43.75%) CSS
10 12 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 12 (37.50%) XQuery
10 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
10 12 (37.50%) Firewall
10 12 (37.50%) XML
10 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
10 12 (37.50%) C#
10 12 (37.50%) .NET
10 12 (37.50%) SMTP
10 12 (37.50%) FTP
10 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
10 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 12 (37.50%) VMware
10 12 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (37.50%) XPath
10 12 (37.50%) Mobile App
10 12 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
10 12 (37.50%) Relational Database

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) Firewall
1 12 (37.50%) SMTP
1 12 (37.50%) FTP
2 8 (25.00%) Network Security
3 7 (21.88%) VPN
4 4 (12.50%) Internet
5 2 (6.25%) HTTP
5 2 (6.25%) SMPP
6 1 (3.13%) SAN
6 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (6.25%) FileMaker
General
1 17 (53.13%) Telecoms
2 16 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 12 (37.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) DBA
6 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) HTML
1 14 (43.75%) CSS
2 12 (37.50%) XML
2 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (6.25%) COM
3 2 (6.25%) Flash
3 2 (6.25%) jQuery
3 2 (6.25%) Symfony
3 2 (6.25%) Laravel
4 1 (3.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.63%) Digital Media
3 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.25%) Firmware
5 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 8 (25.00%) Linux
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.25%) Android
8 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (21.88%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (21.88%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.25%) OOP
3 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.25%) MVC
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
3 2 (6.25%) Android Development
3 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
3 2 (6.25%) Web Development
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) XQuery
3 12 (37.50%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) XPath
4 5 (15.63%) VB
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) MCSE
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.25%) MCTS
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) Mitel
4 1 (3.13%) ProCurve
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago