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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 71 66 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 19 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.71% 2.74% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 11.27% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 11
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
228 346 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.58% 24.31% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 154 202 252
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 December 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (62.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
4 24 (55.81%) Windows Server
5 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
5 20 (46.51%) VMware
6 19 (44.19%) Cisco
7 17 (39.53%) MS Exchange
8 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (30.23%) SQL
10 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
11 10 (23.26%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
12 9 (20.93%) DHCP
12 9 (20.93%) MySQL
12 9 (20.93%) DNS
13 8 (18.60%) ITIL
13 8 (18.60%) SCCM
13 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
14 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
14 7 (16.28%) Citrix
14 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (13.95%) Firewall
15 6 (13.95%) EMC
15 6 (13.95%) Linux
15 6 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
15 6 (13.95%) PowerShell

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 (39.53%) MS Exchange
2 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.30%) IIS
5 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) DHCP
1 9 (20.93%) DNS
2 6 (13.95%) Firewall
3 4 (9.30%) LAN
3 4 (9.30%) VPN
3 4 (9.30%) WAN
4 3 (6.98%) SAN
5 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.65%) VoIP
6 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.33%) MPLS
6 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) MySQL
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Administrator
2 13 (30.23%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (16.28%) DBA
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) IT Support
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) SQL DBA
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) IT Technician
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) HTML
1 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 3 (6.98%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.65%) iPad
4 2 (4.65%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) EPoS
5 1 (2.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (62.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (55.81%) Windows Server
4 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (13.95%) Linux
7 5 (11.63%) Windows 8
8 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
8 4 (9.30%) Windows 2000
9 3 (6.98%) CentOS
9 3 (6.98%) Unix
10 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
10 2 (4.65%) Solaris
11 1 (2.33%) Android
11 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.33%) VMS
11 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (18.60%) ITIL
3 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.98%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.65%) Application Packaging
6 2 (4.65%) Content Management
6 2 (4.65%) CRM
6 2 (4.65%) Document Management
6 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.65%) Process Management
6 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Software Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.65%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.98%) VBScript
5 2 (4.65%) C++
5 2 (4.65%) Java
5 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) CCNP
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) MCITP
3 2 (4.65%) MCP
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
4 1 (2.33%) HND
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.30%) MetaFrame
3 4 (9.30%) XenApp
4 3 (6.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.65%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.65%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.65%) UAG
6 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.33%) vSphere
6 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.65%) SCOM
3 1 (2.33%) Ansible
3 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.33%) Nagios
3 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
1 20 (46.51%) VMware
2 19 (44.19%) Cisco
3 7 (16.28%) Citrix
4 6 (13.95%) EMC
5 4 (9.30%) HP
6 3 (6.98%) Apple
6 3 (6.98%) F5
7 2 (4.65%) Altiris
7 2 (4.65%) IBM
7 2 (4.65%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.65%) Samsung
8 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.33%) Dell
8 1 (2.33%) Mitel
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.33%) Sophos
8 1 (2.33%) Symantec
8 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard
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