The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 78 81 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 23 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.86% 1.80% 3.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.19% 7.71% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 23
Median salary £35,000 £29,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £64,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median 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 Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
281 363 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.70% 23.36% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 199 207 238
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (79.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (77.55%) Windows Server
4 24 (48.98%) VMware
5 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
6 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
7 18 (36.73%) Cisco
7 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (34.69%) MS Exchange
9 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (26.53%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
11 12 (24.49%) ITIL
12 11 (22.45%) DHCP
12 11 (22.45%) DNS
13 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (20.41%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
14 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
14 9 (18.37%) MS Office
15 8 (16.33%) SQL
15 8 (16.33%) WAN
15 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (16.33%) SCCM
16 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
16 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
16 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
16 7 (14.29%) EMC
16 7 (14.29%) Citrix
16 7 (14.29%) SAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 17 (34.69%) MS Exchange
2 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.12%) Apache
4 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.12%) JBoss
4 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.37%) MS Office
3 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Office 365
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) DHCP
1 11 (22.45%) DNS
2 8 (16.33%) WAN
3 7 (14.29%) LAN
3 7 (14.29%) SAN
3 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.20%) VPN
5 4 (8.16%) Firewall
6 3 (6.12%) HTTP
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.08%) IPsec
7 2 (4.08%) Network Security
7 2 (4.08%) SSL
7 2 (4.08%) VoIP
7 2 (4.08%) Wireless
8 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.04%) MPLS
8 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MySQL
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.04%) MSI
General
1 2 (4.08%) Banking
1 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Administrator
2 9 (18.37%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Server Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) PowerShell Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) DBA
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Cisco Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) VMWare Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Active Directory Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Replication
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) EMC VNX
5 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) iPad
6 1 (2.04%) iPhone
6 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (79.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (77.55%) Windows Server
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
6 7 (14.29%) Linux
7 6 (12.24%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.08%) CentOS
10 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.04%) Solaris
10 1 (2.04%) Unix
10 1 (2.04%) VMS
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (24.49%) ITIL
3 10 (20.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (12.24%) MVC
6 3 (6.12%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.12%) Time Management
7 2 (4.08%) Change Management
7 2 (4.08%) CRM
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps
7 2 (4.08%) Line Management
7 2 (4.08%) Migration
7 2 (4.08%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.08%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (2.04%) Information Security
8 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) C++
2 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.24%) C#
4 4 (8.16%) Java
5 3 (6.12%) Perl
5 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.12%) VBA
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
1 5 (10.20%) MCSE
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.12%) CCNA
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.12%) MCP
3 2 (4.08%) HND
3 2 (4.08%) MCTS
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.12%) vSphere
5 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.04%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) SCCM
2 6 (12.24%) SCOM
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (8.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) VMware
2 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.73%) Cisco
4 7 (14.29%) Citrix
4 7 (14.29%) EMC
5 4 (8.16%) ServiceNow
6 3 (6.12%) CA
6 3 (6.12%) HP
6 3 (6.12%) IBM
6 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.12%) Symantec
7 2 (4.08%) CommVault
7 2 (4.08%) NetApp
7 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.08%) Varonis
8 1 (2.04%) Apple
8 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard
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