Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 102 140
Rank change year-on-year +28 +38 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 75 94 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.29% 2.45% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.34% 8.15% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 47 52 51
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +29.23% -21.69%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £43,800 £47,250 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.86% -

Windows Server 2008 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 725 1,153 1,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.80% 30.07% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 435 694 814
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,350 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +40 56 £38,500 -9.41% 4
Huntingdon -3 14 £32,500 +20.37% 2
Cambridge +15 3 £52,500 +60.31% 1
Windows Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (85.33%) Microsoft
2 64 (85.33%) VMware
3 60 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 58 (77.33%) Windows Server
5 56 (74.67%) MS Exchange
6 54 (72.00%) Office 365
7 50 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 48 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 48 (64.00%) DHCP
8 48 (64.00%) DNS
9 42 (56.00%) Hyper-V
10 40 (53.33%) Azure
11 36 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 35 (46.67%) TCP/IP
13 34 (45.33%) Citrix
13 34 (45.33%) CommVault
13 34 (45.33%) XenApp
14 27 (36.00%) Skype for Business
14 27 (36.00%) Skype
15 24 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 24 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (30.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 23 (30.67%) PowerShell
17 22 (29.33%) SCCM
17 22 (29.33%) SLA
17 22 (29.33%) Self-Motivation
18 21 (28.00%) Symantec
19 20 (26.67%) Data Centre

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 56 (74.67%) MS Exchange
2 48 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (36.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 54 (72.00%) Office 365
2 40 (53.33%) Azure
3 15 (20.00%) AWS
4 9 (12.00%) OneDrive
5 8 (10.67%) Mimecast
6 2 (2.67%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 48 (64.00%) DHCP
1 48 (64.00%) DNS
2 35 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 27 (36.00%) Skype
4 20 (26.67%) NetScaler
5 15 (20.00%) LAN
5 15 (20.00%) SAN
6 13 (17.33%) Firewall
6 13 (17.33%) SSL
6 13 (17.33%) WAN
6 13 (17.33%) Wireless
7 3 (4.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (17.33%) Retail
2 7 (9.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Administrator
1 18 (24.00%) Analyst
1 18 (24.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 18 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (17.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 13 (17.33%) IT Administrator
2 13 (17.33%) IT Systems Administrator
3 10 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (10.67%) Applications Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 7 (9.33%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) IT Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Server Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Windows Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (29.33%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (26.67%) Data Centre
4 15 (20.00%) Replication
5 13 (17.33%) PKI
6 3 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (77.33%) Windows Server
3 50 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.67%) Linux
5 5 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.33%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (30.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 18 (24.00%) ITIL
4 13 (17.33%) Data Protection
4 13 (17.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (16.00%) Incident Management
6 10 (13.33%) Network Management
7 9 (12.00%) Break/Fix
8 2 (2.67%) Change Management
8 2 (2.67%) DevOps
8 2 (2.67%) Patch Management
8 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.33%) Deep Learning
9 1 (1.33%) Migration
9 1 (1.33%) Project Delivery
9 1 (1.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.67%) Python
2 2 (2.67%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) MCSA
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (13.33%) MCSE
3 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.33%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.33%) NCDA
5 1 (1.33%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (29.33%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 42 (56.00%) Hyper-V
3 34 (45.33%) XenApp
4 9 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.33%) vSphere
6 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (29.33%) SCCM
2 19 (25.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 13 (17.33%) SCOM
4 7 (9.33%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (4.00%) WSUS
6 2 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 64 (85.33%) Microsoft
1 64 (85.33%) VMware
2 34 (45.33%) Citrix
2 34 (45.33%) CommVault
3 21 (28.00%) Symantec
4 19 (25.33%) Ivanti
4 19 (25.33%) Zscaler
5 10 (13.33%) NetApp
6 9 (12.00%) Sophos
7 8 (10.67%) HP
7 8 (10.67%) Veeam
8 2 (2.67%) Cisco
8 2 (2.67%) Google
8 2 (2.67%) Intel
9 1 (1.33%) Kaspersky