The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 69 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 21 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.06% 2.87% 3.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.86% 9.65% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 15
Average salary £40,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £27,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,250 £50,000
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
237 342 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.21% 29.77% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 142 185 185
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (71.93%) VMware
3 38 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
5 30 (52.63%) MS Exchange
6 28 (49.12%) SAN
7 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (43.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
9 23 (40.35%) MS Excel
10 22 (38.60%) Hyper-V
11 20 (35.09%) MCSE
12 19 (33.33%) ITIL
13 18 (31.58%) IIS
13 18 (31.58%) MCSA
14 17 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (28.07%) PowerShell
15 16 (28.07%) DHCP
15 16 (28.07%) Citrix
15 16 (28.07%) DNS
16 15 (26.32%) Cisco
16 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
16 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
16 15 (26.32%) vSphere
17 14 (24.56%) XenApp
17 14 (24.56%) Firewall
18 11 (19.30%) SCCM
18 11 (19.30%) SCOM
18 11 (19.30%) Degree

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 30 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 18 (31.58%) IIS
3 17 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (12.28%) Lync
6 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (40.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) MFGPRO
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (49.12%) SAN
2 16 (28.07%) DHCP
2 16 (28.07%) DNS
3 14 (24.56%) Firewall
4 8 (14.04%) WAN
4 8 (14.04%) LAN
5 6 (10.53%) VPN
6 5 (8.77%) IPv4
6 5 (8.77%) VLAN
6 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.02%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (7.02%) IP Telephony
8 2 (3.51%) SSL
8 2 (3.51%) Network Security
9 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.75%) PBX
9 1 (1.75%) VoIP
9 1 (1.75%) HTTP
9 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.75%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 6 (10.53%) Law
2 4 (7.02%) Advertising
3 3 (5.26%) Back Office
4 2 (3.51%) Finance
5 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Consultant
2 9 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
2 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) IT Support
4 6 (10.53%) Storage Consultant
4 6 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) EMC Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) EMC Storage Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) XML
2 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.77%) CLARiiON
3 4 (7.02%) Clustering
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Phone
6 3 (5.26%) UNIX
6 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.51%) Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (10.53%) Service Management
3 5 (8.77%) ERP
3 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
3 5 (8.77%) Time Management
4 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.02%) CRM
4 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.51%) Quality Management
5 2 (3.51%) Information Assurance
5 2 (3.51%) Information Security
5 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.75%) Coaching
6 1 (1.75%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (1.75%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.75%) Data Management
6 1 (1.75%) Workforce Management Optimization
6 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.75%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) PowerShell
2 9 (15.79%) SQL
3 5 (8.77%) VBScript
4 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.51%) C
5 2 (3.51%) C#
5 2 (3.51%) VB
6 1 (1.75%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (35.09%) MCSE
3 18 (31.58%) MCSA
4 11 (19.30%) MCITP
4 11 (19.30%) Degree
5 9 (15.79%) MCTS
6 8 (14.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (10.53%) MCP
7 6 (10.53%) VCAP
8 3 (5.26%) CCNA
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.75%) VCDX
10 1 (1.75%) NCDA
10 1 (1.75%) NCIE
10 1 (1.75%) VTSP
10 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
3 22 (38.60%) Hyper-V
4 15 (26.32%) vSphere
5 14 (24.56%) XenApp
6 5 (8.77%) XenDesktop
6 5 (8.77%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 5 (8.77%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.51%) NFS
8 2 (3.51%) ISA Server
8 2 (3.51%) RACF
9 1 (1.75%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) SCCM
1 11 (19.30%) SCOM
2 5 (8.77%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.75%) Legato
3 1 (1.75%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 41 (71.93%) VMware
2 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.07%) Citrix
4 15 (26.32%) Cisco
5 9 (15.79%) HP
6 8 (14.04%) EMC
7 6 (10.53%) NetApp
8 5 (8.77%) Compaq
9 3 (5.26%) Symantec
10 2 (3.51%) Sophos
10 2 (3.51%) Oracle
11 1 (1.75%) Sage
11 1 (1.75%) Cognizant
11 1 (1.75%) CommVault
11 1 (1.75%) McAfee
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance / Microsoft Certs
Posted: 20 days ago