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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 32 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.11% 3.70% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.00% 20.59% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 14
Average salary £36,500 £22,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.22% -45.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £16,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £32,100 £46,750
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 34 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 34.72% 17.99% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 85 34 105
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £16,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (68.52%) SQL
2 37 (68.52%) SQL Server
2 37 (68.52%) Microsoft
3 35 (64.81%) Finance
4 29 (53.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (53.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (48.15%) Telecoms
5 26 (48.15%) XML
6 24 (44.44%) HTML
6 24 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 22 (40.74%) SMTP
8 21 (38.89%) C#
8 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
8 21 (38.89%) .NET
8 21 (38.89%) ASP.NET
8 21 (38.89%) XQuery
8 21 (38.89%) FTP
8 21 (38.89%) CSS
8 21 (38.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 21 (38.89%) XPath
8 21 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (38.89%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 21 (38.89%) Mobile App
8 21 (38.89%) Mobile Application Development
8 21 (38.89%) Relational Database
9 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
10 15 (27.78%) VMware
11 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.67%) IIS
4 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.74%) SMTP
2 21 (38.89%) FTP
3 10 (18.52%) Firewall
4 9 (16.67%) VPN
5 7 (12.96%) Internet
6 5 (9.26%) Network Security
7 4 (7.41%) DNS
7 4 (7.41%) DHCP
8 3 (5.56%) LAN
8 3 (5.56%) WAN
8 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (68.52%) SQL Server
2 29 (53.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (38.89%) Relational Database
3 21 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (64.81%) Finance
2 26 (48.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Developer
1 21 (38.89%) Software Developer
1 21 (38.89%) .NET Developer
1 21 (38.89%) .NET Software Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) AS400 Support
6 4 (7.41%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Junior Software Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Junior Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Junior
7 3 (5.56%) Server Support
7 3 (5.56%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.56%) Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Support
8 2 (3.70%) Project Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) XML
2 24 (44.44%) HTML
3 21 (38.89%) .NET
3 21 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 21 (38.89%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 21 (38.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.89%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.96%) LPAR
2 7 (12.96%) AS400
3 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.26%) iSeries
3 5 (9.26%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.70%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.70%) Firmware
5 2 (3.70%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.85%) Handset
6 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.85%) Statistics
6 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (53.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
5 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 8 (14.81%) Linux
7 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.70%) UNIX
10 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 7 (12.96%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (12.96%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (9.26%) Data Protection
4 5 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.85%) Information Assurance
6 1 (1.85%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (1.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL
6 1 (1.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (1.85%) Service Management
6 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.85%) Migration
6 1 (1.85%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) SQL
2 21 (38.89%) C#
2 21 (38.89%) XQuery
2 21 (38.89%) XPath
2 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.26%) COBOL
3 5 (9.26%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.70%) MCP
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) LPIC
4 1 (1.85%) MCTS
4 1 (1.85%) MCITP
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) MCSA
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) XenApp
4 2 (3.70%) vSphere
4 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (38.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 37 (68.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.78%) VMware
3 6 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (3.70%) HP
5 2 (3.70%) Websense
6 1 (1.85%) Dell
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Sage
6 1 (1.85%) Vizioncore
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago