The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 2.44% 2.00% 3.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 5.56% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £27,000 £28,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -15.78%
UK excluding London average 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 Fife region.

Operating Systems Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 29.27% 36.00% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 13
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Fife

Windows Server 2008
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat