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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 32 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.05% 2.69% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.56% 18.60% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 26
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £40,000 £25,125
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,250 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
57 43 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.47% 14.48% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 93
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 February 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) Citrix
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
5 6 (33.33%) SCCM
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (22.22%) XenApp
8 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 2 (11.11%) DNS
9 2 (11.11%) SLA
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 2 (11.11%) IIS
9 2 (11.11%) MS Office
9 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (11.11%) vSphere
9 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
9 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (11.11%) MSBuild
9 2 (11.11%) FMCG
9 2 (11.11%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
1 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.56%) CMS
4 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.11%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Build Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) Classic ASP
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL
1 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) Xen
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Citrix
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Avaya