Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 89 45
Rank change year-on-year +19 -44 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 129 127 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.68% 3.39% 5.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.40% 12.25% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 88 108 188
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £34,557 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.27% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,425 £23,750
90th Percentile £48,100 £57,500 £50,000
East of England median annual salary £36,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.37% -8.75% +5.26%

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 963 1,037 1,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.45% 27.69% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 640 823 915
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,622
90th Percentile £68,875 £66,250 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +26 55 £35,000 -6.67% 24
Peterborough -25 43 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Huntingdon +4 19 £22,000 -30.16% 1
Ely - 3 - -
St Neots - 1 £25,000 -
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (62.79%) VMware
3 58 (44.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (39.53%) Active Directory
5 50 (38.76%) Microsoft
6 49 (37.98%) Linux
7 47 (36.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (32.56%) Office 365
9 37 (28.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 37 (28.68%) ITIL
10 34 (26.36%) PowerShell
11 30 (23.26%) SQL Server
11 30 (23.26%) DNS
11 30 (23.26%) Hyper-V
12 29 (22.48%) Citrix
13 27 (20.93%) Firewall
14 26 (20.16%) Finance
14 26 (20.16%) SLA
15 25 (19.38%) TCP/IP
16 24 (18.60%) SQL
17 23 (17.83%) SCCM
18 22 (17.05%) Python
19 21 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
19 21 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 20 (15.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 20 (15.50%) SharePoint
21 19 (14.73%) DHCP
21 19 (14.73%) HP
21 19 (14.73%) JavaScript
21 19 (14.73%) Incident Management

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 20 (15.50%) SharePoint
2 14 (10.85%) Confluence
3 13 (10.08%) MS Exchange
4 9 (6.98%) IIS
4 9 (6.98%) WebLogic
5 8 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (5.43%) Apache
6 7 (5.43%) OpenStack
6 7 (5.43%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.88%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Documaker
2 2 (1.55%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.78%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.78%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.78%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (32.56%) Office 365
2 18 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (5.43%) GitHub
4 7 (5.43%) IaaS
5 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.78%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.26%) DNS
2 27 (20.93%) Firewall
3 25 (19.38%) TCP/IP
4 19 (14.73%) DHCP
4 19 (14.73%) VLAN
5 15 (11.63%) SAN
5 15 (11.63%) VPN
6 14 (10.85%) SSL
7 12 (9.30%) HTTP
8 10 (7.75%) LAN
8 10 (7.75%) Network Security
8 10 (7.75%) WAN
9 9 (6.98%) HTTPS
10 7 (5.43%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (5.43%) FTP
10 7 (5.43%) IMAP
10 7 (5.43%) POP3
10 7 (5.43%) SMTP
10 7 (5.43%) SNMP
10 7 (5.43%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.20%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (5.43%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.88%) MySQL
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (11.63%) JIRA
2 12 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.43%) Bitbucket
3 7 (5.43%) Gerrit
3 7 (5.43%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.55%) Subversion
5 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (20.16%) Finance
2 12 (9.30%) Retail
3 9 (6.98%) Banking
4 6 (4.65%) Automotive
4 6 (4.65%) Local Government
5 5 (3.88%) Marketing
5 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.55%) Back Office
6 2 (1.55%) Electronics
6 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (24.03%) Analyst
2 23 (17.83%) Support Engineer
3 18 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (11.63%) Administrator
4 15 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (8.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (7.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (7.75%) Security Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Support Analyst
7 10 (7.75%) Windows Administrator
7 10 (7.75%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.98%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 9 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (6.20%) Server Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.40%) Web Services
2 9 (6.98%) Middleware
3 7 (5.43%) .NET
3 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.43%) RESTful
3 7 (5.43%) SOAP
3 7 (5.43%) YAML
4 5 (3.88%) LAMP
4 5 (3.88%) LDAP
5 4 (3.10%) jQuery
6 3 (2.33%) XML
7 2 (1.55%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.55%) HTML
7 2 (1.55%) J2EE
7 2 (1.55%) OAuth
7 2 (1.55%) SAML
7 2 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.43%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.43%) NHS
3 6 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.88%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (3.88%) Clustering
5 4 (3.10%) Replication
6 3 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.55%) CMDB
8 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.78%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.78%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (44.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 49 (37.98%) Linux
4 47 (36.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (15.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (11.63%) CentOS
7 12 (9.30%) Windows 7
8 11 (8.53%) Android
9 10 (7.75%) Windows 10
10 8 (6.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (5.43%) Solaris
12 6 (4.65%) Debian
12 6 (4.65%) Ubuntu
12 6 (4.65%) Windows 8
13 5 (3.88%) AIX
14 4 (3.10%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.68%) ITIL
2 21 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 19 (14.73%) Incident Management
4 13 (10.08%) Change Management
4 13 (10.08%) Project Management
5 12 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (9.30%) High Availability
6 10 (7.75%) Patch Management
6 10 (7.75%) Service Delivery
7 9 (6.98%) Load Balancing
7 9 (6.98%) Release Management
7 9 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (6.20%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (6.20%) DevOps
9 7 (5.43%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 7 (5.43%) Integration Testing
9 7 (5.43%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (5.43%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (5.43%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.36%) PowerShell
2 24 (18.60%) SQL
3 22 (17.05%) Python
4 19 (14.73%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.08%) Bash Shell
6 12 (9.30%) PHP
7 11 (8.53%) Perl
8 6 (4.65%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.88%) VBA
9 5 (3.88%) VBScript
10 4 (3.10%) C#
11 3 (2.33%) Java
12 2 (1.55%) C++
12 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.98%) Degree
3 8 (6.20%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (6.20%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.43%) CCA
4 7 (5.43%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (5.43%) MCITP
4 7 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.65%) CCNA
5 6 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.65%) MCSE
5 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.88%) CEH
6 5 (3.88%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (3.88%) GCIA
6 5 (3.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.33%) MCSA
8 2 (1.55%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (20.16%) SLA
2 7 (5.43%) PMO
3 5 (3.88%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (3.88%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.55%) QA
5 1 (0.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 51 (39.53%) Active Directory
2 37 (28.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (23.26%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.75%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (6.20%) Docker
5 8 (6.20%) VirtualBox
6 7 (5.43%) Samba
6 7 (5.43%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (4.65%) vSphere
7 6 (4.65%) XenApp
8 1 (0.78%) KVM
8 1 (0.78%) Xen
8 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (17.83%) SCCM
2 10 (7.75%) SCOM
3 8 (6.20%) Ansible
3 8 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.20%) Puppet
3 8 (6.20%) vRealize
4 7 (5.43%) Nagios
4 7 (5.43%) Rancher
4 7 (5.43%) Sysdig
4 7 (5.43%) WSUS
5 6 (4.65%) NetBackup
6 5 (3.88%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.88%) CSIRT
6 5 (3.88%) Nessus
6 5 (3.88%) QRadar
6 5 (3.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.78%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.78%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 81 (62.79%) VMware
2 50 (38.76%) Microsoft
3 29 (22.48%) Citrix
4 19 (14.73%) HP
5 17 (13.18%) Red Hat
6 16 (12.40%) Cisco
7 12 (9.30%) IBM
7 12 (9.30%) Oracle
8 10 (7.75%) Veeam
8 10 (7.75%) WorldPay
9 8 (6.20%) NetApp
10 7 (5.43%) AppDynamics
10 7 (5.43%) Atlassian
10 7 (5.43%) BMC
10 7 (5.43%) Intel
10 7 (5.43%) New Relic
10 7 (5.43%) ServiceNow
10 7 (5.43%) Splunk
11 6 (4.65%) Sophos
12 5 (3.88%) Salesforce.com