Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 131 92
Rank change year-on-year +33 -39 +28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 86 76 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.74% 1.83% 2.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.14% 6.20% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 66 59 76
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £29,500 £35,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.71% -14.11% +8.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% -1.37% +4.29%

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 941 1,225 1,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 30.02% 29.46% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 663 905 908
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £69,750 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -5 57 £29,500 -26.25% 3
Cambridge +44 20 £27,500 -18.52% 5
Huntingdon -7 9 £37,000 +10.45% 1
Windows Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (83.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 67 (77.91%) VMware
4 61 (70.93%) Active Directory
4 61 (70.93%) Windows Server
5 57 (66.28%) Microsoft
6 39 (45.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (44.19%) SCCM
8 35 (40.70%) SLA
9 30 (34.88%) Linux
10 29 (33.72%) Retail
10 29 (33.72%) Office 365
11 28 (32.56%) MS Exchange
12 27 (31.40%) VMware Workstation
12 27 (31.40%) Patch Management
13 26 (30.23%) PowerShell
14 24 (27.91%) Hyper-V
15 23 (26.74%) Exchange Server 2010
15 23 (26.74%) Incident Management
16 21 (24.42%) DNS
17 20 (23.26%) DHCP
17 20 (23.26%) Symantec
17 20 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
18 19 (22.09%) Vulnerability Management
18 19 (22.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
18 19 (22.09%) Server Hardening
18 19 (22.09%) Norton AntiVirus
18 19 (22.09%) IBM
18 19 (22.09%) SharePoint
18 19 (22.09%) AIX

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 28 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 23 (26.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (22.09%) SharePoint
4 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.98%) IIS
6 5 (5.81%) Apache
6 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 29 (33.72%) Office 365
2 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.65%) SaaS
5 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.16%) IaaS
5 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.42%) DNS
2 20 (23.26%) DHCP
3 17 (19.77%) Firewall
4 15 (17.44%) SAN
5 11 (12.79%) SSL
5 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
5 11 (12.79%) VLAN
6 8 (9.30%) IP Telephony
7 7 (8.14%) Intranet
8 6 (6.98%) Network Security
9 5 (5.81%) Kerberos
9 5 (5.81%) LAN
9 5 (5.81%) VPN
9 5 (5.81%) Wireshark
10 4 (4.65%) WAN
10 4 (4.65%) Wireless
11 3 (3.49%) NetScaler
11 3 (3.49%) VoIP
12 2 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) MySQL
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (33.72%) Retail
2 10 (11.63%) Finance
3 7 (8.14%) Publishing
4 5 (5.81%) Marketing
5 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (50.00%) Analyst
2 19 (22.09%) Junior
2 19 (22.09%) Junior Analyst
2 19 (22.09%) Support Engineer
3 14 (16.28%) Support Analyst
4 13 (15.12%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (15.12%) IT Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) IT Support
5 10 (11.63%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) IT Analyst
7 8 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 8 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Data Analyst
7 8 (9.30%) Data Protection Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) Desktop Support
8 7 (8.14%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) Network Support
8 7 (8.14%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) Web Services
2 5 (5.81%) .NET
2 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.81%) LAMP
2 5 (5.81%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.79%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.30%) PKI
3 8 (9.30%) Replication
3 8 (9.30%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.81%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (3.49%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (83.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 61 (70.93%) Windows Server
4 30 (34.88%) Linux
5 19 (22.09%) AIX
6 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (17.44%) Windows 7
8 14 (16.28%) Windows 10
9 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.49%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.33%) Android
11 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.33%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.40%) Patch Management
2 23 (26.74%) Incident Management
3 20 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (22.09%) Server Hardening
4 19 (22.09%) Vulnerability Management
5 16 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (12.79%) Change Management
7 8 (9.30%) Antivirus Management
7 8 (9.30%) Data Protection
7 8 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (8.14%) ITIL
8 7 (8.14%) Service Management
9 5 (5.81%) Line Management
9 5 (5.81%) Open Source
10 4 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.65%) Coaching
11 3 (3.49%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.49%) ERP
11 3 (3.49%) Migration
11 3 (3.49%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.23%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.81%) PHP
2 5 (5.81%) VBScript
3 3 (3.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.65%) Degree
3 3 (3.49%) CCNA
3 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.49%) MCITP
3 3 (3.49%) MCSA
3 3 (3.49%) MCSE
4 1 (1.16%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (40.70%) SLA
2 5 (5.81%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (5.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (70.93%) Active Directory
2 39 (45.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (31.40%) VMware Workstation
4 24 (27.91%) Hyper-V
5 11 (12.79%) XenApp
6 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 38 (44.19%) SCCM
2 19 (22.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 19 (22.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 14 (16.28%) SCOM
4 9 (10.47%) WSUS
5 8 (9.30%) Backup Exec
6 5 (5.81%) Nessus
7 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (2.33%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 67 (77.91%) VMware
2 57 (66.28%) Microsoft
3 20 (23.26%) Symantec
4 19 (22.09%) IBM
5 16 (18.60%) HP
6 13 (15.12%) WatchGuard
7 12 (13.95%) Citrix
8 11 (12.79%) CommVault
9 8 (9.30%) Mitel
9 8 (9.30%) ProCurve
9 8 (9.30%) Veeam
10 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.49%) Cisco
11 3 (3.49%) Hitachi
11 3 (3.49%) Intel
11 3 (3.49%) Zscaler
12 2 (2.33%) Apple
12 2 (2.33%) Avaya
12 2 (2.33%) Juniper
12 2 (2.33%) NetApp