Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 44 51
Rank change year-on-year -53 +7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 125 200 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.90% 5.78% 4.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.01% 18.17% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 105 191 162
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,850 £23,750 £26,125
90th Percentile £46,600 £50,000 £50,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.90% +6.21%

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 1249 1101 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.99% 31.79% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 956 908 897
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £25,200
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,750
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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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 -80 52 £33,500 -4.29% 3
Peterborough -7 40 £35,000 -19.54% 5
Huntingdon +9 26 £30,000 -6.30% 2
Wisbech - 3 £19,000 -
St Neots -7 2 £20,500 -31.67%
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (64.80%) Active Directory
3 74 (59.20%) VMware
4 53 (42.40%) Microsoft
5 43 (34.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (33.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (31.20%) VMware Infrastructure
8 37 (29.60%) MS Exchange
8 37 (29.60%) Firewall
9 36 (28.80%) Hyper-V
10 28 (22.40%) Data Centre
11 25 (20.00%) Linux
11 25 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 25 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 24 (19.20%) Citrix
13 23 (18.40%) Cisco
14 22 (17.60%) LAN
15 21 (16.80%) WAN
15 21 (16.80%) DNS
15 21 (16.80%) Service Delivery
16 20 (16.00%) ITIL
17 19 (15.20%) Office 365
18 18 (14.40%) Windows 7
19 17 (13.60%) Microsoft Azure
19 17 (13.60%) SLA
20 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
20 16 (12.80%) HP
20 16 (12.80%) Microsoft Certification
20 16 (12.80%) SAN
21 15 (12.00%) 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 (29.60%) MS Exchange
2 25 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (10.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (7.20%) Skype for Business
5 6 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.40%) Apache
6 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.40%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.40%) JBoss
6 3 (2.40%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.80%) CMS
7 1 (0.80%) IIS
7 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.60%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.80%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.20%) Office 365
2 17 (13.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.40%) IaaS
4 3 (2.40%) PaaS
5 1 (0.80%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (29.60%) Firewall
2 22 (17.60%) LAN
3 21 (16.80%) DNS
3 21 (16.80%) WAN
4 16 (12.80%) SAN
5 15 (12.00%) VPN
6 13 (10.40%) DHCP
7 12 (9.60%) TCP/IP
8 9 (7.20%) NAS
9 7 (5.60%) Skype
9 7 (5.60%) SSL
10 5 (4.00%) BGP
11 4 (3.20%) Network Security
11 4 (3.20%) VoIP
11 4 (3.20%) Wireless
12 3 (2.40%) FTP
12 3 (2.40%) Internet
12 3 (2.40%) VLAN
13 2 (1.60%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.60%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (3.20%) GIS
2 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.60%) Big Data
4 2 (1.60%) QlikView
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.80%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) PROIV
2 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.40%) Finance
3 3 (2.40%) Retail
4 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.80%) Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (20.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (19.20%) Analyst
3 21 (16.80%) Support Engineer
4 17 (13.60%) Support Analyst
5 13 (10.40%) Infrastructure Support
6 12 (9.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 12 (9.60%) IT Support
7 10 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) IT Manager
8 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 9 (7.20%) IT Project Manager
8 9 (7.20%) Project Manager
8 9 (7.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 8 (6.40%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (6.40%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
10 7 (5.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.60%) .NET
1 2 (1.60%) Angular 2
1 2 (1.60%) AngularJS
1 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.60%) CSS
1 2 (1.60%) HTML
1 2 (1.60%) HTML5
1 2 (1.60%) jQuery
1 2 (1.60%) MFC
1 2 (1.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.40%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.40%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.40%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.60%) HP Storage
4 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.80%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.80%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.80%) Smart City
5 1 (0.80%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (34.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (33.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (20.00%) Linux
5 18 (14.40%) Windows 7
6 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (7.20%) Windows 10
8 6 (4.80%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.00%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.20%) Unix
11 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.60%) Android
12 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.60%) CentOS
12 2 (1.60%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.80%) Debian
13 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.80%) Service Delivery
2 20 (16.00%) ITIL
3 12 (9.60%) PRINCE2
4 8 (6.40%) Change Management
5 7 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.60%) ERP
5 7 (5.60%) Migration
6 6 (4.80%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (3.20%) Data Migration
7 4 (3.20%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.20%) ISMS
7 4 (3.20%) Project Management
8 3 (2.40%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.40%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.40%) Hardware Maintenance
8 3 (2.40%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (2.40%) Presales
8 3 (2.40%) Server Building
8 3 (2.40%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (2.40%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.80%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.40%) SQL
3 4 (3.20%) Java
4 3 (2.40%) C
5 2 (1.60%) C#
5 2 (1.60%) C++
5 2 (1.60%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
5 2 (1.60%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (12.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (11.20%) Degree
3 9 (7.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (4.80%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.00%) MCITP
5 5 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.20%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.20%) MCSA
7 3 (2.40%) CCNA
7 3 (2.40%) MCDBA
7 3 (2.40%) MCSE
8 2 (1.60%) CCNP
8 2 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.60%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.60%) MCP
8 2 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.80%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.60%) SLA
2 6 (4.80%) GDPR
3 3 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 81 (64.80%) Active Directory
2 39 (31.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (28.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.40%) vSphere
4 3 (2.40%) XenApp
5 2 (1.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.60%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.80%) KVM
6 1 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.80%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.80%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (9.60%) SCCM
2 7 (5.60%) SCOM
3 5 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.80%) Nagios
4 1 (0.80%) Puppet
4 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 74 (59.20%) VMware
2 53 (42.40%) Microsoft
3 24 (19.20%) Citrix
4 23 (18.40%) Cisco
5 16 (12.80%) HP
6 11 (8.80%) WatchGuard
7 10 (8.00%) IBM
8 5 (4.00%) Veeam
9 4 (3.20%) Juniper
9 4 (3.20%) Oracle
10 3 (2.40%) CommVault
10 3 (2.40%) ESRI
10 3 (2.40%) NGA Human Resources
10 3 (2.40%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.60%) Avaya
11 2 (1.60%) Brocade
11 2 (1.60%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.60%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.80%) arcserve