Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 89 122
Rank change year-on-year -44 +33 -25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 77 90 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.83% 2.78% 1.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.20% 8.26% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60 76 71
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% +8.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £36,000 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +0.70% +2.14% -

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 1,241 1,089 1,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.48% 33.58% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 918 905 889
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,850 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +5 31 £40,000 - 7
Huntingdon -2 23 £33,500 -23.86% 3
Cambridge -52 15 £33,750 -15.63% 4
Windows Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (84.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 54 (70.13%) Active Directory
4 52 (67.53%) Windows Server
5 40 (51.95%) Microsoft
6 33 (42.86%) VMware
7 32 (41.56%) MS Exchange
8 31 (40.26%) Windows 7
9 28 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
10 25 (32.47%) DNS
11 21 (27.27%) Citrix
11 21 (27.27%) Hyper-V
12 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (24.68%) PowerShell
14 17 (22.08%) Hardware Maintenance
14 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
15 16 (20.78%) Change Management
16 15 (19.48%) GIS
16 15 (19.48%) ITIL
16 15 (19.48%) LAN
17 14 (18.18%) HP
17 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (16.88%) Office 365
18 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (16.88%) SAN
18 13 (16.88%) WAN
18 13 (16.88%) Cisco
18 13 (16.88%) MCSE
19 12 (15.58%) IBM

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 32 (41.56%) MS Exchange
2 28 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (15.58%) Skype for Business
4 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
5 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.30%) IIS
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.60%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (16.88%) Office 365
3 3 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.60%) IaaS
5 1 (1.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.47%) DNS
2 15 (19.48%) LAN
3 13 (16.88%) SAN
3 13 (16.88%) WAN
4 9 (11.69%) DHCP
5 8 (10.39%) Firewall
5 8 (10.39%) FTP
5 8 (10.39%) VPN
6 7 (9.09%) Skype
7 6 (7.79%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.19%) VLAN
9 3 (3.90%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.60%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.60%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.60%) Wireless
11 1 (1.30%) Internet
11 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.48%) GIS
3 10 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.79%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.60%) Big Data
6 2 (2.60%) QlikView
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (3.90%) Finance
1 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Service Desk Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) Analyst
3 9 (11.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) IT Manager
4 8 (10.39%) IT Project Manager
4 8 (10.39%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (6.49%) Administrator
7 5 (6.49%) Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) IT Support
7 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.60%) Clustering
5 2 (2.60%) Replication
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.30%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (84.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 52 (67.53%) Windows Server
4 31 (40.26%) Windows 7
5 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.79%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.19%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.90%) Linux
8 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.30%) CentOS
9 1 (1.30%) Debian
9 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.30%) Unix
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Hardware Maintenance
2 16 (20.78%) Change Management
3 15 (19.48%) ITIL
4 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2
5 9 (11.69%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.79%) Information Management
7 5 (6.49%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.19%) Migration
9 3 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.90%) Project Management
10 2 (2.60%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.60%) Collaborative Working
10 2 (2.60%) CRM
10 2 (2.60%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.60%) Database Mirroring
10 2 (2.60%) Line Management
10 2 (2.60%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.60%) Presales
10 2 (2.60%) SDLC
10 2 (2.60%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.68%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.79%) SQL
3 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.60%) X++
4 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) MCSE
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.58%) Security Cleared
3 11 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (9.09%) CCNA
5 7 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (9.09%) MCITP
6 6 (7.79%) DV Cleared
7 5 (6.49%) MCSA
8 3 (3.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (3.90%) MCTS
9 2 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.30%) LPIC
10 1 (1.30%) MCP
10 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) SLA
2 6 (7.79%) GDPR
3 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 54 (70.13%) Active Directory
2 21 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.79%) XenApp
5 4 (5.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (3.90%) VMware NSX
6 3 (3.90%) XenServer
7 2 (2.60%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.30%) KVM
8 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) SCCM
2 4 (5.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (51.95%) Microsoft
2 33 (42.86%) VMware
3 21 (27.27%) Citrix
4 14 (18.18%) HP
5 13 (16.88%) Cisco
6 12 (15.58%) IBM
7 5 (6.49%) CommVault
7 5 (6.49%) ESRI
8 3 (3.90%) Ivanti
9 2 (2.60%) Avaya
9 2 (2.60%) Brocade
9 2 (2.60%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.60%) Juniper
9 2 (2.60%) Veeam
9 2 (2.60%) WorldPay
10 1 (1.30%) Oracle
10 1 (1.30%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.30%) Sophos
10 1 (1.30%) WatchGuard