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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 9 31 10
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 3 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 11.29% 1.48% 12.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.68% 12.50% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 20
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -7.77%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
19 24 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.32% 11.82% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 57
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (87.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (79.49%) VoIP
4 29 (74.36%) SLA
5 28 (71.79%) Service Delivery
6 22 (56.41%) Cisco
6 22 (56.41%) Citrix
7 21 (53.85%) MS Excel
8 19 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (48.72%) HP
8 19 (48.72%) CCNA
8 19 (48.72%) Firewall
8 19 (48.72%) Wireless
8 19 (48.72%) VMware
9 18 (46.15%) Network Design
9 18 (46.15%) SonicWALL
9 18 (46.15%) Network Management
9 18 (46.15%) Mentoring
9 18 (46.15%) Juniper
9 18 (46.15%) MPLS
9 18 (46.15%) CCNP
9 18 (46.15%) Dell
10 15 (38.46%) DNS
11 10 (25.64%) Windows XP
12 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
13 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
14 6 (15.38%) Degree
15 5 (12.82%) DHCP
15 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
16 4 (10.26%) Linux

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (53.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (79.49%) VoIP
2 19 (48.72%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) Wireless
3 18 (46.15%) MPLS
4 15 (38.46%) DNS
5 5 (12.82%) DHCP
6 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.13%) SAN
8 1 (2.56%) VLAN
8 1 (2.56%) VPN
8 1 (2.56%) FTP
8 1 (2.56%) LAN
8 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Network Specialist
2 12 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Customer Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Customer Support Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Senior Network Specialist
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (2.56%) Linux Support
5 1 (2.56%) IT Support
5 1 (2.56%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Linux Server Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Field Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Network Manager
5 1 (2.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) JDBC
1 1 (2.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Clustering
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.56%) iPhone
1 1 (2.56%) iPad
1 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (87.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (25.64%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.26%) Linux
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Service Delivery
2 18 (46.15%) Network Design
2 18 (46.15%) Network Management
2 18 (46.15%) Mentoring
3 3 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.56%) ERP
4 1 (2.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (48.72%) CCNA
2 18 (46.15%) CCNP
3 6 (15.38%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) CCDP
5 2 (5.13%) MCSE
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (74.36%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) vSphere
3 2 (5.13%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Cisco
1 22 (56.41%) Citrix
2 19 (48.72%) HP
2 19 (48.72%) VMware
3 18 (46.15%) SonicWALL
3 18 (46.15%) Juniper
3 18 (46.15%) Dell
4 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.26%) EMC
5 4 (10.26%) CommVault
5 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec
7 1 (2.56%) Sophos
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