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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 73 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.06% 1.90% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.47% 8.02% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 19
Median salary £30,500 £29,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.38% -21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,350 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £62,650 £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
264 349 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.73% 23.68% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 159 209 225
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,300
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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 30 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (78.95%) Windows Server 2012
2 45 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 30 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 29 (50.88%) VMware
5 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
5 23 (40.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (35.09%) Cisco
7 19 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 16 (28.07%) ITIL
9 15 (26.32%) DHCP
9 15 (26.32%) DNS
9 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
11 12 (21.05%) MS Office
11 12 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (19.30%) Windows 7
12 11 (19.30%) Hyper-V
12 11 (19.30%) Citrix
12 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (17.54%) SAN
13 10 (17.54%) SCCM
13 10 (17.54%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
14 9 (15.79%) Firewall
14 9 (15.79%) WAN
15 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
15 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
15 8 (14.04%) Linux
15 8 (14.04%) SQL

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 19 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.26%) Apache
5 3 (5.26%) IIS
5 3 (5.26%) JBoss
5 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
2 12 (21.05%) MS Office
3 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) DHCP
1 15 (26.32%) DNS
2 10 (17.54%) SAN
3 9 (15.79%) Firewall
3 9 (15.79%) WAN
4 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.28%) LAN
5 7 (12.28%) VPN
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.26%) HTTP
6 3 (5.26%) IPsec
6 3 (5.26%) Network Security
6 3 (5.26%) SSL
6 3 (5.26%) Wireless
7 2 (3.51%) VoIP
8 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.75%) FirePass
8 1 (1.75%) MPLS
8 1 (1.75%) NAS
8 1 (1.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) MySQL
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.75%) MSI
General
1 4 (7.02%) Banking
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Administrator
2 10 (17.54%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Server Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (15.79%) Windows Server Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) PowerShell Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) DBA
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Active Directory Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) IT Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (5.26%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Replication
4 3 (5.26%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.51%) PKI
6 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) EPoS
6 1 (1.75%) iPad
6 1 (1.75%) iPhone
6 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (78.95%) Windows Server
2 45 (78.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (19.30%) Windows 7
3 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (14.04%) Linux
5 6 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.51%) CentOS
8 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.75%) VMS
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) ITIL
2 12 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (17.54%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.53%) MVC
6 4 (7.02%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.02%) Time Management
7 3 (5.26%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 3 (5.26%) DevOps
7 3 (5.26%) Line Management
8 2 (3.51%) Change Management
8 2 (3.51%) CRM
8 2 (3.51%) High Availability
8 2 (3.51%) Migration
8 2 (3.51%) Patch Management
8 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.51%) Virtual Environments
9 1 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.75%) Information Security
9 1 (1.75%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
1 8 (14.04%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) C#
2 6 (10.53%) C++
3 5 (8.77%) VBA
4 4 (7.02%) Perl
5 3 (5.26%) Java
5 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) MCSE
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.26%) CCNA
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.26%) MCP
4 2 (3.51%) HND
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.51%) MCTS
4 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 23 (40.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (19.30%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.77%) vSphere
5 3 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.51%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.75%) Docker
7 1 (1.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (1.75%) MetaFrame
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) SCCM
2 6 (10.53%) SCOM
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (7.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) VMware
2 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
3 20 (35.09%) Cisco
4 11 (19.30%) Citrix
5 7 (12.28%) EMC
6 4 (7.02%) ServiceNow
6 4 (7.02%) Varonis
7 3 (5.26%) CA
7 3 (5.26%) HP
7 3 (5.26%) IBM
7 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.26%) Symantec
8 2 (3.51%) CommVault
8 2 (3.51%) NetApp
8 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.75%) Apple
9 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.75%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.75%) ThinPrint
9 1 (1.75%) WatchGuard
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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