Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 99 46
Rank change year-on-year +41 -53 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 134 124 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.38% 2.90% 5.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.19% 10.03% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 104 103 190
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,550 £23,725
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,050 £50,000
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +1.91%

Windows Server 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 882 1,236 1,105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.81% 28.86% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 626 943 912
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £49,750 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.74% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Windows Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Windows Server in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Cambridge +65 63 £35,000 +2.94% 8
Peterborough -17 48 £31,500 -11.27% 4
Huntingdon 0 18 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Windows
2 97 (72.39%) VMware
3 72 (53.73%) Active Directory
4 67 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 54 (40.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (35.07%) Linux
6 47 (35.07%) Firewall
6 47 (35.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (30.60%) Office 365
8 39 (29.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (28.36%) SLA
10 37 (27.61%) PowerShell
11 35 (26.12%) TCP/IP
11 35 (26.12%) SQL Server
12 33 (24.63%) SCCM
13 32 (23.88%) VPN
14 29 (21.64%) VLAN
15 28 (20.90%) SharePoint
15 28 (20.90%) Citrix
15 28 (20.90%) SQL
16 27 (20.15%) LAN
16 27 (20.15%) WAN
16 27 (20.15%) Veeam
17 26 (19.40%) Incident Management
17 26 (19.40%) DNS
18 25 (18.66%) ITIL
19 24 (17.91%) CRM
19 24 (17.91%) Project Management
19 24 (17.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 23 (17.16%) Hyper-V

Windows Server
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 (20.90%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.21%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.97%) IIS
4 7 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (5.22%) Skype for Business
5 6 (4.48%) Apache
6 5 (3.73%) Confluence
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.75%) JBoss
7 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.49%) Sage 200
1 2 (1.49%) Sage 50
1 2 (1.49%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.75%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 41 (30.60%) Office 365
2 21 (15.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.49%) IaaS
4 2 (1.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.75%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 47 (35.07%) Firewall
2 35 (26.12%) TCP/IP
3 32 (23.88%) VPN
4 29 (21.64%) VLAN
5 27 (20.15%) LAN
5 27 (20.15%) WAN
6 26 (19.40%) DNS
7 15 (11.19%) BGP
8 13 (9.70%) DHCP
9 12 (8.96%) SAN
10 11 (8.21%) Network Security
11 8 (5.97%) DMZ
12 5 (3.73%) Kerberos
12 5 (3.73%) NetScaler
12 5 (3.73%) SSL
12 5 (3.73%) Wireshark
13 4 (2.99%) HTTP
13 4 (2.99%) MPLS
13 4 (2.99%) VoIP
14 3 (2.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.73%) MySQL
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (5.22%) JIRA
2 6 (4.48%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.73%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.75%) GitLab
5 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (14.18%) Finance
2 17 (12.69%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.45%) Back Office
3 14 (10.45%) Retail
4 9 (6.72%) Local Government
5 6 (4.48%) Automotive
6 5 (3.73%) Marketing
7 2 (1.49%) Publishing
8 1 (0.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (32.09%) Analyst
2 18 (13.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 16 (11.94%) Support Engineer
4 15 (11.19%) IT Manager
4 15 (11.19%) Support Analyst
5 14 (10.45%) Administrator
5 14 (10.45%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (9.70%) Junior
6 13 (9.70%) Junior Analyst
7 12 (8.96%) IT Technical Manager
7 12 (8.96%) Technical Manager
8 11 (8.21%) Linux Administrator
8 11 (8.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 11 (8.21%) Windows Administrator
8 11 (8.21%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 10 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (7.46%) Network Engineer
10 9 (6.72%) Implementation Analyst
10 9 (6.72%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.22%) Web Services
2 6 (4.48%) .NET
2 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET
2 6 (4.48%) LDAP
3 5 (3.73%) LAMP
4 2 (1.49%) XML
5 1 (0.75%) CSS
5 1 (0.75%) HTML
5 1 (0.75%) jQuery
5 1 (0.75%) JSON
5 1 (0.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.97%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.73%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (3.73%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.24%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.75%) Fintech
6 1 (0.75%) Life Science
6 1 (0.75%) PKI
6 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Replication
6 1 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 134 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (40.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 47 (35.07%) Linux
3 47 (35.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (10.45%) AIX
5 10 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.22%) CentOS
6 7 (5.22%) Debian
6 7 (5.22%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.99%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.49%) Android
9 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.40%) Incident Management
2 25 (18.66%) ITIL
3 24 (17.91%) CRM
3 24 (17.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 24 (17.91%) Project Management
4 22 (16.42%) High Availability
4 22 (16.42%) Patch Management
5 18 (13.43%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (13.43%) Service Delivery
6 16 (11.94%) ERP
7 15 (11.19%) Change Management
7 15 (11.19%) Software Engineering
8 14 (10.45%) E-Commerce
8 14 (10.45%) IT Strategy
8 14 (10.45%) Server Hardening
8 14 (10.45%) Supplier Management
8 14 (10.45%) Vulnerability Management
9 8 (5.97%) Antivirus Management
10 6 (4.48%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (3.73%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 37 (27.61%) PowerShell
2 28 (20.90%) SQL
3 14 (10.45%) Python
4 10 (7.46%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.46%) Perl
5 7 (5.22%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.73%) PHP
6 5 (3.73%) VBScript
7 4 (2.99%) Java
7 4 (2.99%) VBA
8 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.75%) C#
9 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (6.72%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (5.22%) CCNA
2 7 (5.22%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (5.22%) Degree
3 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.99%) CEH
4 4 (2.99%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (2.99%) GCIA
4 4 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.99%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.24%) CCA
5 3 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.24%) ISEB
5 3 (2.24%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.24%) MCSA
5 3 (2.24%) MCSE
6 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (28.36%) SLA
2 5 (3.73%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (3.73%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.24%) QA
System Software
1 72 (53.73%) Active Directory
2 39 (29.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (17.16%) Hyper-V
4 22 (16.42%) VMware Workstation
5 9 (6.72%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (6.72%) XenApp
6 7 (5.22%) vSphere
7 2 (1.49%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.49%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.75%) Docker
8 1 (0.75%) KVM
8 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (24.63%) SCCM
2 14 (10.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (8.96%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (8.21%) WSUS
5 8 (5.97%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.73%) Nessus
6 5 (3.73%) SCOM
7 4 (2.99%) CSIRT
7 4 (2.99%) QRadar
8 3 (2.24%) Ansible
8 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (2.24%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.24%) Puppet
8 3 (2.24%) SCOrch
8 3 (2.24%) vRealize
8 3 (2.24%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 1 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 97 (72.39%) VMware
2 67 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 28 (20.90%) Citrix
4 27 (20.15%) Veeam
5 22 (16.42%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (10.45%) IBM
6 14 (10.45%) Symantec
7 13 (9.70%) HP
8 11 (8.21%) Red Hat
9 8 (5.97%) Cisco
10 7 (5.22%) NetApp
10 7 (5.22%) WatchGuard
11 6 (4.48%) SonicWALL
12 5 (3.73%) Atlassian
13 3 (2.24%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.24%) Avaya
13 3 (2.24%) Brocade
13 3 (2.24%) Google
13 3 (2.24%) Juniper
13 3 (2.24%) Riverbed