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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 33 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 18 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.55% 5.63% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.08% 26.47% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 39
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £48,000
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
71 68 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 25.18% 21.25% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 51 59 91
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 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 30 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (37.50%) MCITP
6 6 (37.50%) MCSE
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) MS Office
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
8 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (25.00%) Firewall
8 4 (25.00%) Intel
8 4 (25.00%) Citrix
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (25.00%) DNS
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco
9 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL
9 3 (18.75%) MCP
9 3 (18.75%) MCSA
9 3 (18.75%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Lync
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Solutions Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (37.50%) MCITP
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 3 (18.75%) MCTS
2 3 (18.75%) MCSA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Intel
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
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