Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 85 105
Rank change year-on-year -56 +20 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 84 105 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.83% 3.04% 2.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.44% 9.67% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 63 83 85
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -20.73% +17.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £25,950
90th Percentile £44,750 £47,500 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -2.99%

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 1,543 1,086 1,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 33.69% 31.48% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 981 841 940
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,113
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.06% +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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -19 32 £42,000 +29.23% 2
Cambridge -48 21 £35,000 +22.81% 4
Huntingdon -11 19 £33,500 -23.86%
St Neots - 1 £21,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (80.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 62 (73.81%) Windows Server
4 49 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 46 (54.76%) Active Directory
6 45 (53.57%) VMware
7 42 (50.00%) PowerShell
8 29 (34.52%) Windows 7
9 25 (29.76%) Citrix
9 25 (29.76%) DNS
9 25 (29.76%) SQL Server
9 25 (29.76%) ITIL
10 24 (28.57%) MS Exchange
10 24 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (27.38%) SLA
12 21 (25.00%) HP
13 19 (22.62%) Linux
13 19 (22.62%) Service Delivery
14 18 (21.43%) Change Management
14 18 (21.43%) MCSE
14 18 (21.43%) IBM
14 18 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (21.43%) Skype for Business
14 18 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (21.43%) Office 365
14 18 (21.43%) Hyper-V
15 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
15 17 (20.24%) Hardware Maintenance
16 16 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared

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 24 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 18 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (21.43%) Skype for Business
3 12 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (11.90%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.14%) Confluence
6 6 (7.14%) OpenStack
6 6 (7.14%) WebLogic
6 6 (7.14%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.43%) Office 365
2 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (7.14%) GitHub
4 6 (7.14%) IaaS
5 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.76%) DNS
2 16 (19.05%) SAN
3 14 (16.67%) FTP
4 10 (11.90%) TCP/IP
5 9 (10.71%) Firewall
6 8 (9.52%) DHCP
6 8 (9.52%) Skype
7 7 (8.33%) SMTP
8 6 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (7.14%) HTTP
8 6 (7.14%) HTTPS
8 6 (7.14%) ICMP
8 6 (7.14%) IPsec
8 6 (7.14%) LAN
8 6 (7.14%) OpenVPN
8 6 (7.14%) POP3
8 6 (7.14%) SNMP
8 6 (7.14%) SSH
8 6 (7.14%) SSL
8 6 (7.14%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.76%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.05%) GIS
2 16 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.14%) Geospatial Data
3 6 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Gerrit
1 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 6 (7.14%) JIRA
1 6 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (17.86%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Retail
3 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Analyst
2 17 (20.24%) Service Desk Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) Administrator
6 6 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) DBA
6 6 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 6 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.95%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (3.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) Middleware
1 6 (7.14%) RESTful
1 6 (7.14%) SOAP
1 6 (7.14%) Web Services
1 6 (7.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.90%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 7 (8.33%) Clustering
5 6 (7.14%) Replication
6 5 (5.95%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.57%) Driving Licence
8 3 (3.57%) NHS
9 1 (1.19%) EMC VNX
9 1 (1.19%) HP Storage
9 1 (1.19%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.19%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (80.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 62 (73.81%) Windows Server
4 29 (34.52%) Windows 7
5 24 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (22.62%) Linux
7 8 (9.52%) Windows 10
8 7 (8.33%) Android
8 7 (8.33%) CentOS
8 7 (8.33%) Windows 8
9 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (7.14%) Solaris
10 3 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (1.19%) Debian
12 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) ITIL
2 19 (22.62%) Service Delivery
3 18 (21.43%) Change Management
4 17 (20.24%) Hardware Maintenance
5 15 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.52%) Load Balancing
8 6 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (7.14%) DevOps
8 6 (7.14%) ETL
8 6 (7.14%) High Availability
8 6 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 6 (7.14%) Information Management
8 6 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 6 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (7.14%) Project Management
8 6 (7.14%) Release Management
8 6 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 14 (16.67%) SQL
3 6 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 6 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.14%) PHP
3 6 (7.14%) Python
3 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) MCSE
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
3 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 11 (13.10%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (10.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (9.52%) CCA
7 7 (8.33%) MCSA
8 6 (7.14%) DV Cleared
9 4 (4.76%) Degree
9 4 (4.76%) MCITP
10 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.19%) CCNA
11 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (1.19%) DBS Check
11 1 (1.19%) MCP
11 1 (1.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (27.38%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 46 (54.76%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 16 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (7.14%) Docker
5 6 (7.14%) Samba
5 6 (7.14%) VirtualBox
6 4 (4.76%) XenApp
6 4 (4.76%) XenServer
7 3 (3.57%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.57%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.19%) KVM
8 1 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.19%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) SCCM
2 10 (11.90%) SCOM
3 8 (9.52%) NetBackup
4 7 (8.33%) vRealize
5 6 (7.14%) Ansible
5 6 (7.14%) Nagios
5 6 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (7.14%) Puppet
5 6 (7.14%) Rancher
5 6 (7.14%) Sysdig
6 3 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (2.38%) WSUS
8 1 (1.19%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.19%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 49 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 45 (53.57%) VMware
3 25 (29.76%) Citrix
4 21 (25.00%) HP
5 18 (21.43%) IBM
6 13 (15.48%) Cisco
7 12 (14.29%) WorldPay
8 10 (11.90%) CommVault
8 10 (11.90%) NetApp
9 8 (9.52%) Intel
10 6 (7.14%) AppDynamics
10 6 (7.14%) BMC
10 6 (7.14%) New Relic
10 6 (7.14%) Oracle
10 6 (7.14%) Red Hat
10 6 (7.14%) ServiceNow
10 6 (7.14%) Splunk
11 5 (5.95%) ESRI
12 3 (3.57%) Ivanti
12 3 (3.57%) Symantec