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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 39 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 19 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.43% 5.72% 10.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.29% 26.03% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 38
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,650 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
62 73 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 21.53% 21.99% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 57 60 92
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,360 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 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 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) MCITP
4 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) MCSE
5 6 (40.00%) MS Office
5 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) Citrix
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) MCP
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
8 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (20.00%) Migration
8 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 3 (20.00%) MCSA
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) VPN
8 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (20.00%) MCTS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (20.00%) Lync
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Solutions Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) MCITP
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) MCP
4 3 (20.00%) MCTS
4 3 (20.00%) MCSA
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) CCIA
5 1 (6.67%) CCA
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
5 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.67%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Intel
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Wyse
5 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
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