The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeenshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 4 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 14.29% - 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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 Aberdeenshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Aberdeenshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 57.14% 6.90% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% +20.93%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware