The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 33 41 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 19 8 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.32% 2.73% 10.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.39% 22.86% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 34
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £48,250 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -2.77%
Windows Server 2008
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
72 35 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.17% 11.95% 32.54%
Number of salaries quoted 54 30 104
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £15,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,550 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 27 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
3 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
4 16 (61.54%) Citrix
4 16 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (53.85%) VMware
6 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
8 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
8 6 (23.08%) SCCM
9 5 (19.23%) XenApp
9 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
9 5 (19.23%) LAN
9 5 (19.23%) WAN
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 4 (15.38%) SLA
10 4 (15.38%) Cisco
10 4 (15.38%) HP
10 4 (15.38%) ARCserve
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
10 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (15.38%) SAN
10 4 (15.38%) CA
10 4 (15.38%) Firewall
10 4 (15.38%) Wireless
10 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (15.38%) Network Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
2 16 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (3.85%) CMS
7 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) LAN
1 5 (19.23%) WAN
2 4 (15.38%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) Wireless
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 4 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
1 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (15.38%) Network Management
1 4 (15.38%) Change Control
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.85%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 5 (19.23%) XenApp
4 2 (7.69%) Xen
4 2 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) ARCserve
3 2 (7.69%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Citrix
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) CA
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya