The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 82 92 82
Rank change year-on-year +10 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 23 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.92% 1.56% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.99% 5.49% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 30
Median salary £28,500 £42,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.94% +23.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £45,700
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 384 419 492
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 31.97% 28.48% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 283 333 423
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Cambridge

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Cambridge

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Cambridge

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 14 (40.00%) Firewall
5 14 (40.00%) VMware
5 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
6 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
7 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
8 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (31.43%) Office 365
9 10 (28.57%) SQL
9 10 (28.57%) MCSE
9 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (25.71%) Cisco
10 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (20.00%) Sophos
12 7 (20.00%) MCSA
13 6 (17.14%) Apache
13 6 (17.14%) IIS
13 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
14 5 (14.29%) Oracle
14 5 (14.29%) SLA
14 5 (14.29%) MS Office
14 5 (14.29%) Java
14 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
14 5 (14.29%) ITIL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.14%) Apache
3 6 (17.14%) IIS
4 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (31.43%) Office 365
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (14.29%) SAN
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) DNS
5 3 (8.57%) Network Security
5 3 (8.57%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (5.71%) DHCP
6 2 (5.71%) Internet
6 2 (5.71%) LAN
6 2 (5.71%) VLAN
6 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.86%) DSL
7 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.86%) LDAP
7 1 (2.86%) VoIP
7 1 (2.86%) VPN
7 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.71%) Legal
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Support Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) IT Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Administrator
3 8 (22.86%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (20.00%) IT Support
4 7 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) IT Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) IT Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (11.43%) Applications Support
6 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.86%) JSON
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
2 1 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) HP Storage
2 1 (2.86%) iPad
2 1 (2.86%) iPhone
2 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.57%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (5.71%) Information Security
4 2 (5.71%) IT Strategy
4 2 (5.71%) Network Management
4 2 (5.71%) Software Audit
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (2.86%) DevOps
5 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.86%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) MCSE
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.00%) MCSA
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) CCNA
4 3 (8.57%) CEH
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.57%) MCITP
5 2 (5.71%) CCA
5 2 (5.71%) CCEA
5 2 (5.71%) CCNP
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (5.71%) MCP
6 1 (2.86%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.86%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
3 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.57%) XenApp
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.71%) vSphere
5 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.86%) NFS
6 1 (2.86%) Samba
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Nessus
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) Ansible
3 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.86%) Kibana
3 1 (2.86%) logstash
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (40.00%) VMware
3 9 (25.71%) Cisco
4 7 (20.00%) Sophos
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix
6 3 (8.57%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.86%) AlienVault
7 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.86%) CA
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.86%) Sun
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec
7 1 (2.86%) Veeam
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