Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 44 46
Rank change year-on-year -43 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 141 201 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.25% 6.07% 5.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.45% 18.27% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 112 178 193
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,275 £24,175 £25,550
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £50,000
East of England median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year -2.50% +8.84% -0.68%

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 1,349 1,100 1,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.09% 33.21% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 971 870 882
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,775
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £59,000
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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +3 56 £35,000 -14.63% 5
Cambridge -77 55 £43,500 +16.00% 21
Huntingdon -2 22 £24,000 -35.14% 4
St Neots - 2 £20,500 -
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (63.12%) Active Directory
3 79 (56.03%) VMware
4 68 (48.23%) Microsoft
5 57 (40.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (37.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (28.37%) Hyper-V
8 38 (26.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 38 (26.95%) MS Exchange
9 35 (24.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 34 (24.11%) ITIL
11 32 (22.70%) Data Centre
12 28 (19.86%) Citrix
13 26 (18.44%) SCCM
14 25 (17.73%) SQL Server
14 25 (17.73%) Exchange Server 2010
15 23 (16.31%) Firewall
15 23 (16.31%) Finance
15 23 (16.31%) Linux
15 23 (16.31%) SCOM
16 22 (15.60%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (15.60%) Office 365
17 21 (14.89%) Service Delivery
18 19 (13.48%) SLA
18 19 (13.48%) Skype for Business
19 18 (12.77%) SAN
20 17 (12.06%) Windows 7
20 17 (12.06%) Cisco
20 17 (12.06%) LAN
21 16 (11.35%) 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 38 (26.95%) MS Exchange
2 25 (17.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (13.48%) Skype for Business
4 15 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (9.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (8.51%) SharePoint
7 8 (5.67%) Apache
7 8 (5.67%) GlassFish
7 8 (5.67%) JBoss
7 8 (5.67%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.42%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) ResourceLink
2 4 (2.84%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.42%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.60%) Office 365
2 16 (11.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.71%) IaaS
4 1 (0.71%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.31%) Firewall
2 18 (12.77%) SAN
3 17 (12.06%) LAN
4 15 (10.64%) WAN
5 14 (9.93%) DNS
6 10 (7.09%) Skype
6 10 (7.09%) VPN
7 9 (6.38%) TCP/IP
8 7 (4.96%) DHCP
8 7 (4.96%) VLAN
9 5 (3.55%) FTP
9 5 (3.55%) Internet
10 4 (2.84%) NetScaler
10 4 (2.84%) VoIP
11 3 (2.13%) BGP
11 3 (2.13%) Wireless
12 2 (1.42%) Extranet
12 2 (1.42%) HTTP
12 2 (1.42%) Intranet
12 2 (1.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.67%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.96%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (4.26%) Geospatial Data
5 6 (4.26%) GIS
5 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.13%) MySQL
6 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.42%) Big Data
7 2 (1.42%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (5.67%) PROIV
2 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (16.31%) Finance
2 10 (7.09%) Banking
3 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.13%) German Language
4 3 (2.13%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Advertising
5 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (23.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (17.73%) Analyst
3 24 (17.02%) Support Engineer
4 18 (12.77%) Server Engineer
5 17 (12.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (12.06%) Windows Engineer
6 16 (11.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (10.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 15 (10.64%) Windows Server Engineer
8 14 (9.93%) SCCM Engineer
9 12 (8.51%) Support Analyst
10 11 (7.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 10 (7.09%) DBA
12 9 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
12 9 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (6.38%) SQL DBA
13 8 (5.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 8 (5.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 8 (5.67%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (0.71%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) Angular 2
2 1 (0.71%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.71%) CSS
2 1 (0.71%) HTML
2 1 (0.71%) HTML5
2 1 (0.71%) jQuery
2 1 (0.71%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.70%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.26%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.55%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.84%) Clustering
7 3 (2.13%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.13%) Replication
8 2 (1.42%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.71%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.71%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.71%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.71%) Smart City
9 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (40.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 53 (37.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (16.31%) Linux
5 22 (15.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (12.06%) Windows 7
7 10 (7.09%) Windows 10
8 9 (6.38%) Unix
9 8 (5.67%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.13%) Windows NT
10 3 (2.13%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.13%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.42%) CentOS
11 2 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.71%) Android
12 1 (0.71%) Debian
12 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.11%) ITIL
2 21 (14.89%) Service Delivery
3 15 (10.64%) Change Management
3 15 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (7.09%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (6.38%) ERP
6 7 (4.96%) Incident Management
6 7 (4.96%) Migration
6 7 (4.96%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.55%) Hardware Maintenance
8 5 (3.55%) WFM
9 4 (2.84%) Line Management
9 4 (2.84%) Project Management
10 3 (2.13%) Database Mirroring
10 3 (2.13%) Disk Encryption
10 3 (2.13%) ETL
11 2 (1.42%) Break/Fix
11 2 (1.42%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.64%) SQL
2 10 (7.09%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.38%) Java
4 3 (2.13%) C
4 3 (2.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.42%) X++
6 1 (0.71%) C#
6 1 (0.71%) C++
6 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (24.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (11.35%) MCITP
3 12 (8.51%) Degree
4 10 (7.09%) MCSA
4 10 (7.09%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.38%) MCSE
5 9 (6.38%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.67%) MCDBA
7 7 (4.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (4.26%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.13%) CCNA
10 3 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (2.13%) MCP
10 3 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.42%) CCNP
11 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.42%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.42%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.48%) SLA
2 4 (2.84%) GDPR
3 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.42%) QA
4 1 (0.71%) COBIT
4 1 (0.71%) COSO
System Software
1 89 (63.12%) Active Directory
2 40 (28.37%) Hyper-V
3 38 (26.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.26%) XenApp
5 4 (2.84%) XenServer
6 3 (2.13%) BitLocker
6 3 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (2.13%) VirtualBox
6 3 (2.13%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.71%) KVM
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (18.44%) SCCM
2 23 (16.31%) SCOM
3 3 (2.13%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.71%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.71%) Nagios
5 1 (0.71%) Puppet
5 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.71%) vRealize
Vendors
1 79 (56.03%) VMware
2 68 (48.23%) Microsoft
3 28 (19.86%) Citrix
4 17 (12.06%) Cisco
5 15 (10.64%) IBM
6 13 (9.22%) HP
7 11 (7.80%) Oracle
8 10 (7.09%) CommVault
9 5 (3.55%) ESRI
9 5 (3.55%) NGA Human Resources
9 5 (3.55%) ServiceNow
9 5 (3.55%) Symantec
9 5 (3.55%) Veeam
10 4 (2.84%) Juniper
10 4 (2.84%) Sophos
11 3 (2.13%) Acronis
11 3 (2.13%) Kaspersky
11 3 (2.13%) McAfee
11 3 (2.13%) NetApp
11 3 (2.13%) WorldPay