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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 91 84
Rank change year-on-year -21 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 26 38 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.38% 2.04% 2.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.20% 6.67% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 43
Median salary £33,750 £41,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.67% +27.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 500 570 625
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.48% 30.56% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 402 484 527
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -13 14 £57,500 +58.62%
Peterborough -1 10 £32,500 -13.33%
Huntingdon -6 2 £27,500 -37.50%
Windows Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (73.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 57 (61.96%) Windows Server
4 49 (53.26%) Active Directory
5 44 (47.83%) Microsoft
6 43 (46.74%) VMware
7 38 (41.30%) Office 365
8 31 (33.70%) Hyper-V
8 31 (33.70%) Citrix
9 30 (32.61%) MS Exchange
10 27 (29.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (28.26%) Firewall
12 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Azure
13 24 (26.09%) Cisco
14 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (21.74%) HP
15 20 (21.74%) Skype for Business
15 20 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
16 19 (20.65%) MCSE
17 18 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (18.48%) SQL
19 14 (15.22%) SAN
20 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
20 13 (14.13%) LAN
20 13 (14.13%) WAN
20 13 (14.13%) Service Delivery
21 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
21 12 (13.04%) ITIL
22 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
22 11 (11.96%) SLA

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 30 (32.61%) MS Exchange
2 20 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (21.74%) Skype for Business
3 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
4 9 (9.78%) IIS
5 8 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (5.43%) Apache
6 5 (5.43%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (41.30%) Office 365
2 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.09%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (28.26%) Firewall
2 14 (15.22%) SAN
3 13 (14.13%) LAN
3 13 (14.13%) WAN
4 9 (9.78%) VLAN
5 6 (6.52%) DHCP
5 6 (6.52%) DNS
6 5 (5.43%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.26%) Network Security
8 3 (3.26%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (3.26%) Skype
8 3 (3.26%) VPN
9 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.09%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.09%) SSL
9 1 (1.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (11.96%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.35%) Back Office
2 4 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Analyst
2 15 (16.30%) IT Manager
3 13 (14.13%) IT Engineer
4 12 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) IT Support
7 8 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Systems Manager
8 7 (7.61%) Consultant
8 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (7.61%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (7.61%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (7.61%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (7.61%) Project Manager
9 6 (6.52%) Administrator
9 6 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.52%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 3 (3.26%) HP Storage
4 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.17%) Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (73.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 57 (61.96%) Windows Server
4 27 (29.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (10.87%) Linux
6 8 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.61%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.13%) Service Delivery
2 12 (13.04%) ITIL
3 9 (9.78%) Presales
4 8 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
4 8 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 8 (8.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 6 (6.52%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.43%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (4.35%) Time Management
8 2 (2.17%) Change Management
8 2 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.17%) Information Security
8 2 (2.17%) IT Strategy
8 2 (2.17%) Network Management
8 2 (2.17%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.17%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (2.17%) Software Audit
9 1 (1.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 1 (1.09%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.48%) SQL
2 8 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.52%) Java
4 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.26%) C#
5 3 (3.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (20.65%) MCSE
3 9 (9.78%) MCITP
3 9 (9.78%) MCSA
4 8 (8.70%) Degree
4 8 (8.70%) MCP
5 7 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.26%) CEH
6 3 (3.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) VTSP
7 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.09%) CCNA
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.09%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.09%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (53.26%) Active Directory
2 31 (33.70%) Hyper-V
3 18 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.61%) Terminal Services
5 5 (5.43%) XenApp
6 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.26%) vSphere
8 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) SCCM
2 6 (6.52%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.26%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (3.26%) Nessus
4 2 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 43 (46.74%) VMware
3 31 (33.70%) Citrix
4 24 (26.09%) Cisco
5 20 (21.74%) HP
6 10 (10.87%) IBM
6 10 (10.87%) Veeam
7 8 (8.70%) Apple
7 8 (8.70%) NETGEAR
8 7 (7.61%) Sophos
9 6 (6.52%) Oracle
10 2 (2.17%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.17%) AppSense
10 2 (2.17%) CA
11 1 (1.09%) AlienVault
11 1 (1.09%) Avaya
11 1 (1.09%) Brocade
11 1 (1.09%) CommVault
11 1 (1.09%) Juniper
11 1 (1.09%) WatchGuard
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
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