Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 129 48
Rank change year-on-year +51 -81 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 64 56 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.12% 1.80% 5.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.78% 5.89% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 135
Cambridge median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £23,300 £23,300
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £48,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 729 950 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 35.58% 30.54% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 513 700 698
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -
10th Percentile £28,850 £29,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Windows Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Cambridge

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Cambridge

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Cambridge over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 40 (62.50%) Firewall
4 35 (54.69%) VMware
5 30 (46.88%) Active Directory
6 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
7 24 (37.50%) SQL
8 23 (35.94%) CRM
8 23 (35.94%) TCP/IP
8 23 (35.94%) Project Management
9 22 (34.38%) VPN
9 22 (34.38%) WAN
9 22 (34.38%) LAN
9 22 (34.38%) VLAN
10 21 (32.81%) Salesforce.com
10 21 (32.81%) Veeam
10 21 (32.81%) High Availability
11 20 (31.25%) Linux
12 19 (29.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 15 (23.44%) ERP
13 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
14 14 (21.88%) Supplier Management
14 14 (21.88%) Back Office
14 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
14 14 (21.88%) Finance
14 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
14 14 (21.88%) Service Delivery
14 14 (21.88%) IT Strategy
15 13 (20.31%) BGP
16 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server
Co-occurring 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 5 (7.81%) Confluence
2 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Sage 200
1 2 (3.13%) Sage 50
1 2 (3.13%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (62.50%) Firewall
2 23 (35.94%) TCP/IP
3 22 (34.38%) LAN
3 22 (34.38%) VLAN
3 22 (34.38%) VPN
3 22 (34.38%) WAN
4 13 (20.31%) BGP
5 11 (17.19%) DNS
6 7 (10.94%) DMZ
7 6 (9.38%) Network Security
7 6 (9.38%) SAN
8 3 (4.69%) DHCP
9 2 (3.13%) Intranet
9 2 (3.13%) IP Telephony
9 2 (3.13%) VoIP
10 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.56%) NAS
10 1 (1.56%) Skype
10 1 (1.56%) SSL
10 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) JIRA
2 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.81%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.56%) GitLab
4 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (21.88%) Back Office
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
1 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.06%) Local Government
3 6 (9.38%) Automotive
4 2 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 13 (20.31%) Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) Administrator
3 12 (18.75%) IT Technical Manager
3 12 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (18.75%) Technical Manager
4 11 (17.19%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (17.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (17.19%) Windows Administrator
4 11 (17.19%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 9 (14.06%) Implementation Analyst
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.25%) IT Administrator
7 4 (6.25%) IT Support
7 4 (6.25%) IT Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) CSS
1 1 (1.56%) HTML
1 1 (1.56%) JSON
1 1 (1.56%) LDAP
1 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Fintech
3 1 (1.56%) Life Science
3 1 (1.56%) PKI
3 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Linux
3 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.94%) CentOS
4 7 (10.94%) Debian
4 7 (10.94%) Ubuntu
5 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.56%) Android
7 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) CRM
1 23 (35.94%) Project Management
2 21 (32.81%) High Availability
3 19 (29.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (23.44%) ERP
4 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
5 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
5 14 (21.88%) IT Strategy
5 14 (21.88%) Service Delivery
5 14 (21.88%) Supplier Management
6 11 (17.19%) ITIL
7 6 (9.38%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.69%) Manual Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Regression Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Scrum
10 2 (3.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) SQL
2 11 (17.19%) PowerShell
3 9 (14.06%) Python
4 7 (10.94%) Bash Shell
5 6 (9.38%) Perl
6 4 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.69%) ISEB
2 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.13%) CCNA
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.63%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (10.94%) vSphere
5 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.56%) Docker
6 1 (1.56%) KVM
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.56%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Ansible
1 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.69%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 42 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 35 (54.69%) VMware
3 21 (32.81%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (32.81%) Veeam
4 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.38%) SonicWALL
5 5 (7.81%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.13%) Apple
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco
6 2 (3.13%) Google
6 2 (3.13%) HP
6 2 (3.13%) Mitel
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle
6 2 (3.13%) ProCurve
6 2 (3.13%) Sage
6 2 (3.13%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix