Period
to 25 September 2018

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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 146 104
Rank change year-on-year +41 -42 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 94 51 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.49% 1.36% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.95% 5.00% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 57 39 73
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.66% +18.57%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,650 £24,800
90th Percentile £47,250 £58,750 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £36,250
% change year-on-year -3.45% - +3.57%

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 1,050 1,019 1,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.85% 27.10% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 663 805 923
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 2018. 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 -8 54 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Cambridge +31 27 £27,500 -38.89% 3
Huntingdon 0 4 £27,000 -10.00%
Windows Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (67.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 57 (60.64%) Windows Server
4 52 (55.32%) VMware
5 47 (50.00%) Linux
6 39 (41.49%) SLA
6 39 (41.49%) PowerShell
7 36 (38.30%) ITIL
8 35 (37.23%) Microsoft
8 35 (37.23%) Finance
9 32 (34.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 31 (32.98%) Active Directory
11 29 (30.85%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (30.85%) Retail
12 28 (29.79%) HP
12 28 (29.79%) Cisco
12 28 (29.79%) TCP/IP
12 28 (29.79%) SQL Server
13 26 (27.66%) Intel
14 25 (26.60%) Windows 7
15 23 (24.47%) Office 365
16 22 (23.40%) Hyper-V
16 22 (23.40%) Management Information System
17 21 (22.34%) Firewall
17 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2003
17 21 (22.34%) Windows 10
18 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (20.21%) Configuration Management
18 19 (20.21%) Service Delivery
18 19 (20.21%) DNS

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 14 (14.89%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.64%) Confluence
3 10 (10.64%) OpenStack
3 10 (10.64%) WebLogic
3 10 (10.64%) WebSphere
4 8 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (8.51%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.32%) Apache
5 5 (5.32%) IIS
5 5 (5.32%) Skype for Business
6 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 23 (24.47%) Office 365
2 18 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (11.70%) IaaS
5 10 (10.64%) GitHub
6 2 (2.13%) SaaS
7 1 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.79%) TCP/IP
2 21 (22.34%) Firewall
3 19 (20.21%) DNS
3 19 (20.21%) Network Security
4 17 (18.09%) DHCP
4 17 (18.09%) LAN
5 16 (17.02%) VoIP
5 16 (17.02%) WAN
6 15 (15.96%) SAN
7 13 (13.83%) Ethernet
7 13 (13.83%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (13.83%) SSL
7 13 (13.83%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (11.70%) FTP
8 11 (11.70%) SMTP
9 10 (10.64%) HTTP
9 10 (10.64%) HTTPS
9 10 (10.64%) ICMP
9 10 (10.64%) POP3
9 10 (10.64%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.64%) MongoDB
2 10 (10.64%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.32%) MySQL
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.19%) GIS
7 1 (1.06%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Gerrit
1 10 (10.64%) Git (software)
1 10 (10.64%) JIRA
1 10 (10.64%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (37.23%) Finance
2 29 (30.85%) Retail
3 5 (5.32%) Marketing
4 3 (3.19%) Publishing
4 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Analyst
2 16 (17.02%) Support Engineer
2 16 (17.02%) Team Leader
3 10 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (10.64%) Senior DevOps
3 10 (10.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) IT Support
6 6 (6.38%) Desktop Support
6 6 (6.38%) IT Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) IT Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Server Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 5 (5.32%) Junior
7 5 (5.32%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) Web Services
2 10 (10.64%) Middleware
2 10 (10.64%) RESTful
2 10 (10.64%) SOAP
2 10 (10.64%) YAML
3 5 (5.32%) .NET
3 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.32%) LAMP
3 5 (5.32%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Management Information System
2 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (19.15%) Computer Science
4 14 (14.89%) Data Centre
5 13 (13.83%) Driving Licence
6 8 (8.51%) NHS
7 5 (5.32%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (5.32%) Clustering
7 5 (5.32%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (4.26%) Replication
9 1 (1.06%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (67.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 57 (60.64%) Windows Server
4 47 (50.00%) Linux
5 25 (26.60%) Windows 7
6 21 (22.34%) Windows 10
6 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (15.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (12.77%) Android
9 10 (10.64%) CentOS
9 10 (10.64%) Solaris
10 6 (6.38%) Windows 8
11 5 (5.32%) AIX
12 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.06%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.30%) ITIL
2 32 (34.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (20.21%) Configuration Management
3 19 (20.21%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (20.21%) Service Delivery
4 17 (18.09%) Line Management
5 16 (17.02%) Capacity Management
5 16 (17.02%) Coaching
5 16 (17.02%) Statistics
6 13 (13.83%) Incident Management
6 13 (13.83%) Network Management
6 13 (13.83%) Proactive Monitoring
6 13 (13.83%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (13.83%) WAN Optimisation
7 11 (11.70%) High Availability
7 11 (11.70%) Server Patching
8 10 (10.64%) Integration Testing
8 10 (10.64%) Project Management
8 10 (10.64%) Release Management
8 10 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.49%) PowerShell
2 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
2 15 (15.96%) PHP
2 15 (15.96%) SQL
3 10 (10.64%) Bash Shell
3 10 (10.64%) Python
4 5 (5.32%) VBScript
5 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) Degree
2 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.70%) MCSE
4 10 (10.64%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (10.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (8.51%) CCA
5 8 (8.51%) SC Cleared
5 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
5 8 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.19%) MCITP
7 2 (2.13%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.13%) MCSA
8 1 (1.06%) CCNA
8 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.06%) MCP
8 1 (1.06%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (41.49%) SLA
2 8 (8.51%) PMO
3 5 (5.32%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (5.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (32.98%) Active Directory
2 29 (30.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (23.40%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.64%) Docker
4 10 (10.64%) Samba
4 10 (10.64%) VirtualBox
4 10 (10.64%) VMware Workstation
5 9 (9.57%) XenApp
6 3 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.13%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.13%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (18.09%) SCCM
2 10 (10.64%) Ansible
2 10 (10.64%) Nagios
2 10 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (10.64%) Puppet
2 10 (10.64%) Rancher
2 10 (10.64%) Sysdig
2 10 (10.64%) vRealize
3 8 (8.51%) NetBackup
3 8 (8.51%) WSUS
4 5 (5.32%) Backup Exec
4 5 (5.32%) Nessus
4 5 (5.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.26%) SCOM
6 1 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.06%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 52 (55.32%) VMware
2 35 (37.23%) Microsoft
3 28 (29.79%) Cisco
3 28 (29.79%) HP
4 26 (27.66%) Intel
5 18 (19.15%) Citrix
6 16 (17.02%) Avaya
7 15 (15.96%) IBM
7 15 (15.96%) Red Hat
8 14 (14.89%) WorldPay
9 13 (13.83%) CheckPoint
9 13 (13.83%) Nortel
9 13 (13.83%) Riverbed
10 12 (12.77%) Qualys
11 10 (10.64%) AppDynamics
11 10 (10.64%) BMC
11 10 (10.64%) New Relic
11 10 (10.64%) Oracle
11 10 (10.64%) ServiceNow
11 10 (10.64%) Splunk