The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 36 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.32% 6.46% 7.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 24.73% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 26
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
63 93 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.86% 26.12% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 56 77 77
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,360 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Peterborough region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (60.00%) MCITP
4 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) ITIL
5 7 (46.67%) MCP
5 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
6 6 (40.00%) Citrix
7 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 5 (33.33%) VPN
7 5 (33.33%) DNS
7 5 (33.33%) MCSE
7 5 (33.33%) IIS
7 5 (33.33%) MS Office
7 5 (33.33%) Firewall
7 5 (33.33%) VMware
8 4 (26.67%) Wyse
8 4 (26.67%) Thin Client
8 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
8 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (26.67%) Fat Client
8 4 (26.67%) SSL
8 4 (26.67%) CCA
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (26.67%) DHCP
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (33.33%) IIS
4 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (13.33%) Lync
6 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) SSL
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Architect
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Thin Client
1 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
1 4 (26.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (60.00%) MCITP
2 7 (46.67%) MCP
3 5 (33.33%) MCSE
4 4 (26.67%) CCA
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (26.67%) CCIA
5 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) MCSA
6 2 (13.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) XenApp
2 4 (26.67%) XenServer
2 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) Wyse
5 2 (13.33%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco