The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 83 73 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -41
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 20 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.81% 1.66% 6.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.74% 6.37% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 23
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
371 314 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.79% 26.04% 31.99%
Number of salaries quoted 200 192 153
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,075 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Scotland

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 31 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (43.64%) VMware
4 22 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (38.18%) SQL
6 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 19 (34.55%) MS Excel
8 18 (32.73%) MS Exchange
8 18 (32.73%) SAN
8 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
9 16 (29.09%) .NET
10 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (23.64%) XML
11 13 (23.64%) MCSE
11 13 (23.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (23.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (21.82%) MCITP
12 12 (21.82%) MCSA
12 12 (21.82%) Cisco
13 11 (20.00%) IIS
13 11 (20.00%) MCTS
14 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
15 9 (16.36%) Citrix
15 9 (16.36%) SCCM
15 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
16 8 (14.55%) .NET Framework
16 8 (14.55%) ITIL
16 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
17 7 (12.73%) Firewall

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (32.73%) MS Exchange
2 13 (23.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (23.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (20.00%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.82%) Lync
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (34.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) SAN
2 7 (12.73%) Firewall
2 7 (12.73%) DHCP
2 7 (12.73%) DNS
3 3 (5.45%) LAN
3 3 (5.45%) WAN
3 3 (5.45%) VPN
4 2 (3.64%) Wireless
4 2 (3.64%) IP Telephony
4 2 (3.64%) VoIP
4 2 (3.64%) BGP
4 2 (3.64%) IPv4
4 2 (3.64%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.64%) MySQL
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Analyst
2 12 (21.82%) Applications Support
3 9 (16.36%) IT Support
4 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Applications Specialist
6 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Service Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Support Specialist
8 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Applications Support Specialist
9 3 (5.45%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) EMC Storage Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) EMC Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Storage Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) .NET
2 13 (23.64%) XML
3 8 (14.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.82%) HTML5
4 1 (1.82%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.82%) WPF
4 1 (1.82%) JSON
4 1 (1.82%) HTML
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Statistics
2 4 (7.27%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.45%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.64%) Linux
6 2 (3.64%) CentOS
6 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.82%) UNIX
7 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.82%) AIX
7 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) ITIL
2 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.64%) Service Management
4 2 (3.64%) Change Management
4 2 (3.64%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.82%) Performance Management
5 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.82%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (1.82%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (1.82%) Business Development
5 1 (1.82%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 1 (1.82%) Project Management
5 1 (1.82%) CRM
5 1 (1.82%) ERP
5 1 (1.82%) SOA
5 1 (1.82%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.18%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.91%) C#
4 2 (3.64%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (23.64%) MCSE
3 12 (21.82%) MCITP
3 12 (21.82%) MCSA
4 11 (20.00%) MCTS
5 3 (5.45%) VCAP
5 3 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) CCNA
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB
6 1 (1.82%) MCP
6 1 (1.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.27%) XenApp
4 4 (7.27%) vSphere
5 3 (5.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.82%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) SCCM
2 6 (10.91%) SCOM
3 3 (5.45%) SCVMM
3 3 (5.45%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (3.64%) WSUS
5 1 (1.82%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.82%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.82%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) VMware
2 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.82%) Cisco
4 9 (16.36%) Citrix
5 4 (7.27%) CommVault
5 4 (7.27%) HP
5 4 (7.27%) LexisNexis
6 3 (5.45%) Dell
6 3 (5.45%) EMC
6 3 (5.45%) Avaya
6 3 (5.45%) NetApp
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle
7 2 (3.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.82%) Verint
8 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.82%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.82%) Compaq
8 1 (1.82%) McAfee
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
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