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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 21 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.41% 8.36% 4.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.73% 29.90% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 15
Average salary £21,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,500 £40,000
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
51 97 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.53% 27.95% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 48 82 60
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,360 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 11 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (62.50%) ITIL
4 10 (62.50%) MCITP
5 9 (56.25%) MCP
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) Citrix
6 7 (43.75%) VPN
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
6 7 (43.75%) IIS
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
7 6 (37.50%) Wyse
7 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
7 6 (37.50%) Fat Client
7 6 (37.50%) SSL
7 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 6 (37.50%) DHCP
7 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 6 (37.50%) CCA
7 6 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (37.50%) Thin Client
7 6 (37.50%) XenApp
7 6 (37.50%) XenServer
7 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
7 6 (37.50%) SaaS
7 6 (37.50%) Change Control
7 6 (37.50%) CCIA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 7 (43.75%) IIS
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (6.25%) Lync
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
1 7 (43.75%) VPN
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) SSL
2 6 (37.50%) NetScaler
2 6 (37.50%) DHCP
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Support
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Thin Client
1 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
1 6 (37.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
4 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (62.50%) MCITP
2 9 (56.25%) MCP
3 6 (37.50%) CCA
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (37.50%) CCIA
4 4 (25.00%) MCSE
5 3 (18.75%) MCSA
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) MCTS
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) XenApp
2 6 (37.50%) XenServer
2 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) Wyse
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco