The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 8.06% 1.13% 4.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 11.11% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 11
Average salary £37,000 £29,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.42% -18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £31,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Operating Systems Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 27 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.90% 10.15% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 56
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Aberdeen region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) CCNA
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (66.67%) Dell
5 5 (55.56%) CCNP
5 5 (55.56%) VMware
6 4 (44.44%) Firewall
6 4 (44.44%) Citrix
7 3 (33.33%) HP
7 3 (33.33%) MPLS
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (33.33%) Juniper
7 3 (33.33%) Wireless
7 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (33.33%) Network Design
7 3 (33.33%) SLA
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (33.33%) MCSE
7 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 3 (33.33%) VoIP
7 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 3 (33.33%) SonicWALL
7 3 (33.33%) Network Management
8 2 (22.22%) MCTS
8 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
8 2 (22.22%) Change Control
8 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
1 3 (33.33%) Network Management
1 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Management
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCNA
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) MCTS
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Dell
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) SonicWALL
6 2 (22.22%) EMC
6 2 (22.22%) CommVault
6 2 (22.22%) NetApp
7 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + b
Posted: 5 days ago