Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 81 50
Rank change year-on-year +28 -31 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 142 166 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.11% 3.62% 5.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.05% 10.81% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 120 128 168
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £50,750
East of England median annual salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00% +7.14%

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 885 1,535 1,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.83% 33.51% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 610 986 838
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +6.90% +8.75%
10th Percentile £25,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.10% +7.06% +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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019. 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 64 £32,000 +10.34%
Cambridge +35 38 £38,500 -11.49% 7
Huntingdon -2 38 £32,500 +35.42%
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 96 (67.61%) VMware
3 82 (57.75%) Active Directory
4 77 (54.23%) Microsoft
5 74 (52.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (44.37%) Office 365
7 52 (36.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 45 (31.69%) SLA
9 44 (30.99%) Hyper-V
10 42 (29.58%) TCP/IP
11 41 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 40 (28.17%) SCCM
13 38 (26.76%) Microsoft Azure
13 38 (26.76%) Firewall
14 37 (26.06%) MS Exchange
14 37 (26.06%) SQL Server
15 33 (23.24%) LAN
15 33 (23.24%) WAN
15 33 (23.24%) Incident Management
16 32 (22.54%) PowerShell
17 31 (21.83%) Veeam
17 31 (21.83%) SharePoint
17 31 (21.83%) Citrix
17 31 (21.83%) SQL
18 30 (21.13%) Linux
18 30 (21.13%) DNS
18 30 (21.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 28 (19.72%) Patch Management
20 27 (19.01%) DHCP
21 24 (16.90%) VPN

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 37 (26.06%) MS Exchange
2 31 (21.83%) SharePoint
3 14 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (7.75%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.41%) Apache
6 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.41%) IIS
7 1 (0.70%) Confluence
7 1 (0.70%) Drupal
7 1 (0.70%) JBoss
7 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (10.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) NetSuite
2 4 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.41%) Sage 200
3 2 (1.41%) Sage 50
3 2 (1.41%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.70%) CiviCRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (44.37%) Office 365
2 38 (26.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.11%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (29.58%) TCP/IP
2 38 (26.76%) Firewall
3 33 (23.24%) LAN
3 33 (23.24%) WAN
4 30 (21.13%) DNS
5 27 (19.01%) DHCP
6 24 (16.90%) VPN
7 12 (8.45%) VLAN
7 12 (8.45%) Wireless
8 9 (6.34%) BGP
8 9 (6.34%) NetScaler
8 9 (6.34%) SAN
9 7 (4.93%) Skype
9 7 (4.93%) VoIP
10 3 (2.11%) DMZ
10 3 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (2.11%) Network Security
11 2 (1.41%) Intranet
11 2 (1.41%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.41%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (26.06%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.70%) MySQL
4 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.82%) JIRA
2 2 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.70%) GitLab
3 1 (0.70%) Hudson
3 1 (0.70%) PhpStorm
3 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (11.97%) Retail
2 15 (10.56%) Telecoms
3 12 (8.45%) Back Office
3 12 (8.45%) Finance
4 2 (1.41%) German Language
4 2 (1.41%) Local Government
4 2 (1.41%) Publishing
5 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (31.69%) Analyst
2 21 (14.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 17 (11.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (11.97%) Junior
3 17 (11.97%) Junior Analyst
4 16 (11.27%) Support Engineer
5 15 (10.56%) IT Manager
6 12 (8.45%) IT Technical Manager
6 12 (8.45%) Technical Manager
7 11 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (7.04%) IT Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) IT Support
8 10 (7.04%) Support Analyst
9 9 (6.34%) Administrator
9 9 (6.34%) Service Analyst
9 9 (6.34%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (6.34%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.93%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.11%) CSS
1 3 (2.11%) HTML
2 2 (1.41%) XML
3 1 (0.70%) .NET
3 1 (0.70%) CSS3
3 1 (0.70%) HTML5
3 1 (0.70%) jQuery
3 1 (0.70%) JSON
3 1 (0.70%) LAMP
3 1 (0.70%) LDAP
3 1 (0.70%) OLE
3 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.23%) Replication
3 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.11%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.41%) Fintech
6 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) Life Science
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) PKI
6 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (52.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (36.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (21.13%) Linux
5 17 (11.97%) AIX
6 9 (6.34%) Windows 10
6 9 (6.34%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.23%) CentOS
7 6 (4.23%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.52%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (1.41%) Debian
10 1 (0.70%) Android
10 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.70%) Unix
10 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.24%) Incident Management
2 30 (21.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 28 (19.72%) Patch Management
4 20 (14.08%) ITIL
5 19 (13.38%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (13.38%) Project Management
6 17 (11.97%) CRM
7 16 (11.27%) ERP
7 16 (11.27%) High Availability
7 16 (11.27%) Server Hardening
7 16 (11.27%) Vulnerability Management
8 14 (9.86%) Service Delivery
8 14 (9.86%) Software Engineering
9 13 (9.15%) IT Strategy
10 12 (8.45%) E-Commerce
10 12 (8.45%) Supplier Management
11 11 (7.75%) Antivirus Management
12 10 (7.04%) Change Management
13 7 (4.93%) Line Management
14 5 (3.52%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.54%) PowerShell
2 31 (21.83%) SQL
3 4 (2.82%) Java
3 4 (2.82%) Python
4 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.70%) C
5 1 (0.70%) C#
5 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.70%) Perl
5 1 (0.70%) PHP
5 1 (0.70%) R
5 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.23%) MCSE
4 5 (3.52%) MCSA
5 3 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.11%) MCITP
5 3 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.41%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.41%) CCNA
6 2 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.41%) Degree
6 2 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.41%) MCP
6 2 (1.41%) NCDA
6 2 (1.41%) NCIE
7 1 (0.70%) HND
7 1 (0.70%) ISEB
7 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (31.69%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 82 (57.75%) Active Directory
2 44 (30.99%) Hyper-V
3 41 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (16.90%) VMware Workstation
5 22 (15.49%) XenApp
6 5 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.52%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.11%) vSphere
8 2 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.41%) XenServer
9 1 (0.70%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 40 (28.17%) SCCM
2 19 (13.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 18 (12.68%) Norton AntiVirus
4 14 (9.86%) WSUS
5 8 (5.63%) Backup Exec
6 6 (4.23%) HP Data Protector
7 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (3.52%) SCDPM
8 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (2.11%) SCOM
9 3 (2.11%) SCOrch
9 3 (2.11%) vRealize
9 3 (2.11%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 2 (1.41%) Ansible
10 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.41%) Puppet
11 1 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 96 (67.61%) VMware
2 77 (54.23%) Microsoft
3 31 (21.83%) Citrix
3 31 (21.83%) Veeam
4 21 (14.79%) Symantec
5 16 (11.27%) HP
5 16 (11.27%) IBM
6 15 (10.56%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (8.45%) NetApp
8 7 (4.93%) Cisco
8 7 (4.93%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.23%) Oracle
9 6 (4.23%) SonicWALL
10 4 (2.82%) JD Edwards
10 4 (2.82%) Sophos
10 4 (2.82%) Zscaler
11 3 (2.11%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.11%) Avaya
11 3 (2.11%) EMC
11 3 (2.11%) Juniper