Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 90 46
Rank change year-on-year -12 -44 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 46 83 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.90% 3.13% 5.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.51% 10.22% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 78 137
Cambridge median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £23,200 £25,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £58,750 £48,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.63% -5.96%

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 835 812 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 34.56% 30.62% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 508 638 716
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,450 £28,925 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
2 29 (63.04%) VMware
3 27 (58.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (56.52%) Linux
5 24 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (50.00%) Finance
7 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (43.48%) Python
8 19 (41.30%) SQL
8 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
9 17 (36.96%) PowerShell
9 17 (36.96%) Bash Shell
10 16 (34.78%) Confluence
10 16 (34.78%) WorldPay
10 16 (34.78%) JIRA
10 16 (34.78%) DNS
11 15 (32.61%) ITIL
11 15 (32.61%) DHCP
11 15 (32.61%) CentOS
12 14 (30.43%) Cisco
12 14 (30.43%) Red Hat
13 13 (28.26%) Firewall
13 13 (28.26%) Android
14 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
14 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
14 12 (26.09%) PHP
14 12 (26.09%) Oracle

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 16 (34.78%) Confluence
2 11 (23.91%) OpenStack
2 11 (23.91%) WebLogic
2 11 (23.91%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (23.91%) GitHub
1 11 (23.91%) IaaS
2 5 (10.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) DNS
2 15 (32.61%) DHCP
3 13 (28.26%) Firewall
4 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
5 11 (23.91%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (23.91%) FTP
5 11 (23.91%) HTTP
5 11 (23.91%) HTTPS
5 11 (23.91%) ICMP
5 11 (23.91%) IMAP
5 11 (23.91%) IPsec
5 11 (23.91%) OpenVPN
5 11 (23.91%) POP3
5 11 (23.91%) SMTP
5 11 (23.91%) SNMP
5 11 (23.91%) SSH
5 11 (23.91%) SSL
5 11 (23.91%) Telnet
5 11 (23.91%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) MongoDB
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) JIRA
2 11 (23.91%) Gerrit
2 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 11 (23.91%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (10.87%) Bitbucket
3 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Automotive
4 2 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Administrator
2 11 (23.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Senior DevOps
2 11 (23.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) Server Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Windows Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) Windows Server Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 7 (15.22%) SCCM Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) DBA
7 5 (10.87%) SQL DBA
7 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) Middleware
1 11 (23.91%) RESTful
1 11 (23.91%) SOAP
1 11 (23.91%) Web Services
1 11 (23.91%) YAML
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.04%) Replication
3 5 (10.87%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (58.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (56.52%) Linux
4 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (32.61%) CentOS
6 13 (28.26%) Android
7 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (23.91%) Solaris
9 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (8.70%) Debian
10 4 (8.70%) Ubuntu
10 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
10 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
10 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
11 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (23.91%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 11 (23.91%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (23.91%) DevOps
3 11 (23.91%) High Availability
3 11 (23.91%) Integration Testing
3 11 (23.91%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (23.91%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (23.91%) Project Management
3 11 (23.91%) Release Management
3 11 (23.91%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (23.91%) Runbook
3 11 (23.91%) SDLC
4 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (10.87%) Database Mirroring
6 5 (10.87%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (10.87%) Information Security
6 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) Python
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 17 (36.96%) Bash Shell
3 17 (36.96%) PowerShell
4 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.09%) PHP
5 6 (13.04%) Perl
5 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.52%) C#
7 2 (4.35%) C++
8 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) MCITP
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 11 (23.91%) Docker
3 11 (23.91%) Samba
3 11 (23.91%) VirtualBox
4 4 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (8.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) Ansible
1 11 (23.91%) Nagios
1 11 (23.91%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (23.91%) Puppet
1 11 (23.91%) Rancher
1 11 (23.91%) Sysdig
1 11 (23.91%) vRealize
2 7 (15.22%) SCCM
2 7 (15.22%) SCOM
3 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
1 29 (63.04%) VMware
2 16 (34.78%) WorldPay
3 14 (30.43%) Cisco
3 14 (30.43%) Red Hat
4 12 (26.09%) Oracle
5 11 (23.91%) AppDynamics
5 11 (23.91%) BMC
5 11 (23.91%) HP
5 11 (23.91%) IBM
5 11 (23.91%) Intel
5 11 (23.91%) New Relic
5 11 (23.91%) ServiceNow
5 11 (23.91%) Splunk
6 5 (10.87%) Atlassian
7 2 (4.35%) Apple
8 1 (2.17%) Capita
8 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.17%) NetApp
8 1 (2.17%) Sophos