Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 57 37
Rank change year-on-year -9 -20 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 184 188 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.25% 5.31% 6.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.64% 17.85% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 133 161 237
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +5.63% -0.70%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -5.91%

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 1,456 1,053 1,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 33.60% 29.74% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 871 812 940
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +0.60%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -60 64 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Peterborough -7 55 £29,000 -27.50% 5
Huntingdon +3 37 £24,000 -15.79% 1
Ely - 4 - -
St Neots -16 3 £20,500 -58.59%
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (55.98%) VMware
3 90 (48.91%) Microsoft
4 89 (48.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 85 (46.20%) Active Directory
6 74 (40.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 55 (29.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 54 (29.35%) Hyper-V
9 52 (28.26%) SQL Server
10 50 (27.17%) Finance
11 49 (26.63%) ITIL
12 47 (25.54%) Microsoft Certification
13 45 (24.46%) Office 365
14 40 (21.74%) Linux
14 40 (21.74%) SQL
15 38 (20.65%) PowerShell
15 38 (20.65%) SCCM
16 37 (20.11%) Citrix
17 32 (17.39%) MS Exchange
18 30 (16.30%) Data Centre
19 29 (15.76%) Oracle
19 29 (15.76%) SCOM
20 28 (15.22%) DNS
20 28 (15.22%) SLA
21 27 (14.67%) HP
22 25 (13.59%) SAN
22 25 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
23 24 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
23 24 (13.04%) Windows 7
23 24 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure

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 32 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 22 (11.96%) Skype for Business
4 16 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (6.52%) Confluence
6 12 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (6.52%) WebLogic
7 11 (5.98%) OpenStack
7 11 (5.98%) WebSphere
8 9 (4.89%) Apache
8 9 (4.89%) Tomcat
9 8 (4.35%) GlassFish
9 8 (4.35%) JBoss
10 3 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.98%) Documaker
2 8 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.72%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.54%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 45 (24.46%) Office 365
2 24 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (5.98%) GitHub
4 11 (5.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.22%) DNS
2 25 (13.59%) SAN
3 22 (11.96%) Firewall
4 20 (10.87%) DHCP
5 17 (9.24%) TCP/IP
6 16 (8.70%) FTP
7 13 (7.07%) Skype
8 12 (6.52%) HTTPS
8 12 (6.52%) SSL
9 11 (5.98%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (5.98%) HTTP
9 11 (5.98%) ICMP
9 11 (5.98%) IMAP
9 11 (5.98%) Internet
9 11 (5.98%) IPsec
9 11 (5.98%) POP3
9 11 (5.98%) SMTP
9 11 (5.98%) SNMP
9 11 (5.98%) Telnet
9 11 (5.98%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.87%) Oracle Database
3 14 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (5.98%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.80%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (2.72%) Geospatial Data
7 5 (2.72%) GIS
7 5 (2.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (6.52%) Git (software)
1 12 (6.52%) JIRA
2 11 (5.98%) Gerrit
2 11 (5.98%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (4.35%) PROIV
4 1 (0.54%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 50 (27.17%) Finance
2 19 (10.33%) Banking
3 10 (5.43%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.35%) Advertising
4 8 (4.35%) Retail
5 7 (3.80%) German Language
6 2 (1.09%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (21.74%) Analyst
2 28 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (13.59%) Support Engineer
4 24 (13.04%) Server Engineer
5 22 (11.96%) Windows Engineer
6 20 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
6 20 (10.87%) Windows Server Engineer
7 19 (10.33%) SCCM Engineer
7 19 (10.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (9.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 18 (9.78%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (8.15%) DBA
9 15 (8.15%) Support Analyst
10 14 (7.61%) SQL DBA
11 11 (5.98%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 11 (5.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 11 (5.98%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (5.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (5.98%) Senior DevOps
11 11 (5.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.07%) Web Services
2 12 (6.52%) Middleware
3 11 (5.98%) RESTful
3 11 (5.98%) SOAP
3 11 (5.98%) YAML
4 2 (1.09%) HTML
5 1 (0.54%) .NET
5 1 (0.54%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.54%) CSS
5 1 (0.54%) J2EE
5 1 (0.54%) jQuery
5 1 (0.54%) OAuth
5 1 (0.54%) SAML
5 1 (0.54%) XML
5 1 (0.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.30%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.98%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (5.43%) Clustering
5 9 (4.89%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.35%) NHS
6 8 (4.35%) Replication
7 7 (3.80%) Blackberry
7 7 (3.80%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.17%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.54%) CMDB
9 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.54%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.54%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.54%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (0.54%) Smart City
9 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 184 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (48.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 74 (40.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (21.74%) Linux
5 25 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 15 (8.15%) Windows 10
8 13 (7.07%) Android
8 13 (7.07%) CentOS
9 12 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (6.52%) Windows 8
10 11 (5.98%) Solaris
11 9 (4.89%) Unix
12 5 (2.72%) Windows NT
12 5 (2.72%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.63%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.54%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.63%) ITIL
2 24 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 21 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (10.33%) ERP
6 17 (9.24%) Change Management
7 16 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (7.07%) Project Management
9 12 (6.52%) Logistics
9 12 (6.52%) Release Management
9 12 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (5.98%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 11 (5.98%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (5.98%) DevOps
10 11 (5.98%) High Availability
10 11 (5.98%) Integration Testing
10 11 (5.98%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (5.98%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (5.98%) Runbook
10 11 (5.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.74%) SQL
2 38 (20.65%) PowerShell
3 15 (8.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.07%) Python
5 12 (6.52%) PHP
6 11 (5.98%) Bash Shell
6 11 (5.98%) Java
7 8 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.63%) C#
9 2 (1.09%) C++
10 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (25.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (11.96%) MCITP
3 19 (10.33%) MCSE
4 15 (8.15%) Security Cleared
5 14 (7.61%) Degree
6 13 (7.07%) SC Cleared
7 11 (5.98%) CCA
7 11 (5.98%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (4.89%) MCSA
9 8 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (4.35%) MCDBA
10 5 (2.72%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.63%) MCP
11 3 (1.63%) MCTS
12 2 (1.09%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.54%) CCNA
13 1 (0.54%) CISSP
13 1 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (0.54%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (15.22%) SLA
2 8 (4.35%) PMO
3 1 (0.54%) COBIT
3 1 (0.54%) COSO
3 1 (0.54%) GDPR
System Software
1 85 (46.20%) Active Directory
2 55 (29.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (29.35%) Hyper-V
4 16 (8.70%) VirtualBox
5 11 (5.98%) Docker
5 11 (5.98%) Samba
6 6 (3.26%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.26%) XenServer
7 5 (2.72%) BitLocker
7 5 (2.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.72%) XenApp
8 4 (2.17%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.54%) KVM
10 1 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (20.65%) SCCM
2 29 (15.76%) SCOM
3 12 (6.52%) vRealize
4 11 (5.98%) Ansible
4 11 (5.98%) Nagios
4 11 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.98%) Puppet
4 11 (5.98%) Rancher
4 11 (5.98%) Sysdig
5 10 (5.43%) NetBackup
6 9 (4.89%) Backup Exec
7 5 (2.72%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (2.72%) WSUS
8 3 (1.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.54%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.54%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.54%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.54%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 103 (55.98%) VMware
2 90 (48.91%) Microsoft
3 37 (20.11%) Citrix
4 29 (15.76%) Oracle
5 27 (14.67%) HP
6 21 (11.41%) IBM
7 19 (10.33%) Cisco
7 19 (10.33%) WorldPay
8 16 (8.70%) NetApp
8 16 (8.70%) ServiceNow
9 11 (5.98%) AppDynamics
9 11 (5.98%) BMC
9 11 (5.98%) Intel
9 11 (5.98%) New Relic
9 11 (5.98%) Red Hat
9 11 (5.98%) Splunk
10 9 (4.89%) CommVault
10 9 (4.89%) Sophos
11 8 (4.35%) Kaspersky
11 8 (4.35%) Symantec