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

Microsoft Windows Server
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 73 39
Rank change year-on-year -3 -34 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 140 154 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.65% 4.12% 6.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.07% 15.02% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 97 133 217
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.63% -5.21%
10th Percentile £21,400 £24,350 £24,550
90th Percentile £46,000 £57,000 £50,000
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.41% -5.33%

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 1,160 1,025 1,145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 30.27% 27.39% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 691 803 967
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.80%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -12 43 £35,000 +20.69% 3
Cambridge -34 43 £34,500 -8.00% 23
Huntingdon +4 25 £23,250 -22.50%
Ely - 4 - -
St Neots -4 3 £24,000 -51.52%
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (62.14%) VMware
3 70 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 62 (44.29%) Microsoft
5 61 (43.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (34.29%) Active Directory
7 47 (33.57%) Linux
8 45 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 42 (30.00%) PowerShell
9 42 (30.00%) Office 365
10 39 (27.86%) SQL Server
11 37 (26.43%) SQL
12 36 (25.71%) Finance
13 35 (25.00%) Hyper-V
14 34 (24.29%) ITIL
15 32 (22.86%) Citrix
15 32 (22.86%) SLA
16 28 (20.00%) DNS
16 28 (20.00%) HP
17 27 (19.29%) Amazon AWS
18 26 (18.57%) SCCM
19 24 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
20 23 (16.43%) SharePoint
21 22 (15.71%) DHCP
21 22 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
21 22 (15.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 21 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
22 21 (15.00%) SAN
22 21 (15.00%) Cisco
22 21 (15.00%) Python

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 23 (16.43%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.43%) Confluence
2 16 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 14 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 12 (8.57%) OpenStack
4 12 (8.57%) WebSphere
5 11 (7.86%) Skype for Business
6 9 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (3.57%) IIS
9 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (2.14%) Apache
11 2 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (13.57%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Documaker
2 7 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.43%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 42 (30.00%) Office 365
2 27 (19.29%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (8.57%) GitHub
4 12 (8.57%) IaaS
5 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.00%) DNS
2 22 (15.71%) DHCP
3 21 (15.00%) SAN
4 20 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 19 (13.57%) Firewall
6 17 (12.14%) SSL
7 15 (10.71%) HTTP
8 14 (10.00%) HTTPS
9 12 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (8.57%) FTP
9 12 (8.57%) ICMP
9 12 (8.57%) IMAP
9 12 (8.57%) IPsec
9 12 (8.57%) OpenVPN
9 12 (8.57%) POP3
9 12 (8.57%) SNMP
9 12 (8.57%) SSH
9 12 (8.57%) Telnet
9 12 (8.57%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (27.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 12 (8.57%) MongoDB
4 10 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.14%) MySQL
8 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 16 (11.43%) JIRA
2 12 (8.57%) Gerrit
2 12 (8.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (2.86%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.43%) Subversion
4 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (25.71%) Finance
2 14 (10.00%) Retail
3 11 (7.86%) Banking
4 8 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.29%) Advertising
6 4 (2.86%) German Language
7 3 (2.14%) Automotive
7 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.43%) Electronics
8 2 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (23.57%) Analyst
2 22 (15.71%) Support Engineer
3 16 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (9.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 13 (9.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (8.57%) Senior DevOps
6 12 (8.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Administrator
7 11 (7.86%) Server Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Windows Engineer
8 10 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
9 9 (6.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 9 (6.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (6.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (6.43%) SCCM Engineer
10 8 (5.71%) IT Support
10 8 (5.71%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.14%) Web Services
2 14 (10.00%) Middleware
3 12 (8.57%) RESTful
3 12 (8.57%) SOAP
3 12 (8.57%) YAML
4 4 (2.86%) .NET
4 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.86%) jQuery
4 4 (2.86%) XML
5 3 (2.14%) HTML
6 2 (1.43%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.43%) J2EE
6 2 (1.43%) OAuth
6 2 (1.43%) SAML
6 2 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.43%) XSLT
7 1 (0.71%) CSS
7 1 (0.71%) LAMP
7 1 (0.71%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.14%) NHS
3 8 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.00%) Clustering
4 7 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.29%) Replication
6 5 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.43%) CMDB
8 2 (1.43%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (0.71%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 140 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 61 (43.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (33.57%) Linux
5 19 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (12.14%) CentOS
7 16 (11.43%) Android
8 14 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 12 (8.57%) Solaris
10 11 (7.86%) Windows 10
10 11 (7.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (5.00%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.86%) AIX
12 4 (2.86%) Apple iOS
13 3 (2.14%) Debian
13 3 (2.14%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.43%) Windows NT
14 2 (1.43%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.29%) ITIL
2 22 (15.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 21 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (11.43%) Load Balancing
5 15 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 15 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 14 (10.00%) Release Management
6 14 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (8.57%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 12 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (8.57%) DevOps
7 12 (8.57%) ERP
7 12 (8.57%) High Availability
7 12 (8.57%) Integration Testing
7 12 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
7 12 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (8.57%) Project Management
7 12 (8.57%) Runbook
7 12 (8.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 42 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 37 (26.43%) SQL
3 21 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (15.00%) Python
4 15 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 14 (10.00%) PHP
6 7 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.29%) Perl
8 5 (3.57%) C#
9 4 (2.86%) Java
10 3 (2.14%) VBA
11 2 (1.43%) C++
11 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.71%) MCSE
3 14 (10.00%) CCA
3 14 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
4 13 (9.29%) Degree
4 13 (9.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (7.86%) MCITP
6 10 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 8 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (5.71%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.86%) CCNA
8 4 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.14%) CEH
9 3 (2.14%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (2.14%) GCIA
10 2 (1.43%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.43%) MCP
10 2 (1.43%) MCSA
10 2 (1.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (22.86%) SLA
2 10 (7.14%) PMO
3 1 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.71%) GDPR
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 45 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 14 (10.00%) VirtualBox
5 12 (8.57%) Docker
5 12 (8.57%) Samba
6 9 (6.43%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (3.57%) XenApp
8 4 (2.86%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.14%) vSphere
9 3 (2.14%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.43%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.43%) XenServer
11 1 (0.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (18.57%) SCCM
2 13 (9.29%) NetBackup
3 12 (8.57%) Ansible
3 12 (8.57%) Nagios
3 12 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.57%) Puppet
3 12 (8.57%) Rancher
3 12 (8.57%) Sysdig
3 12 (8.57%) vRealize
4 11 (7.86%) SCOM
5 9 (6.43%) WSUS
6 8 (5.71%) Backup Exec
7 5 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (2.14%) CSIRT
9 3 (2.14%) QRadar
9 3 (2.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.71%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.71%) Nessus
Vendors
1 87 (62.14%) VMware
2 62 (44.29%) Microsoft
3 32 (22.86%) Citrix
4 28 (20.00%) HP
5 21 (15.00%) Cisco
5 21 (15.00%) Oracle
6 17 (12.14%) IBM
6 17 (12.14%) NetApp
6 17 (12.14%) WorldPay
7 15 (10.71%) Red Hat
8 12 (8.57%) AppDynamics
8 12 (8.57%) BMC
8 12 (8.57%) Intel
8 12 (8.57%) New Relic
8 12 (8.57%) ServiceNow
8 12 (8.57%) Splunk
9 8 (5.71%) Sophos
10 7 (5.00%) Kaspersky
10 7 (5.00%) Symantec
11 5 (3.57%) Veeam