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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 71 75 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.17% 2.58% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.51% 8.10% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 6
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +55.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,150 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,750 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
263 420 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.81% 31.91% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 169 258 133
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £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 27 February 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
3 27 (62.79%) VMware
4 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
4 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (51.16%) MS Exchange
6 19 (44.19%) MS Excel
6 19 (44.19%) SAN
7 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (39.53%) Citrix
9 16 (37.21%) DNS
9 16 (37.21%) DHCP
10 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (32.56%) IIS
11 14 (32.56%) XenApp
11 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
11 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
12 13 (30.23%) SCCM
12 13 (30.23%) ITIL
12 13 (30.23%) Cisco
13 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
13 12 (27.91%) MCSE
13 12 (27.91%) vSphere
14 11 (25.58%) HP
15 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
15 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2010
16 9 (20.93%) Degree
16 9 (20.93%) LAN
16 9 (20.93%) WAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 22 (51.16%) MS Exchange
2 14 (32.56%) IIS
3 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
3 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (16.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (9.30%) Lync
7 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (44.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) MFGPRO
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Google Apps
2 3 (6.98%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (44.19%) SAN
2 16 (37.21%) DHCP
2 16 (37.21%) DNS
3 9 (20.93%) LAN
3 9 (20.93%) Firewall
3 9 (20.93%) WAN
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.95%) VPN
5 5 (11.63%) VLAN
5 5 (11.63%) IPv4
6 2 (4.65%) Network Security
6 2 (4.65%) SSL
6 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.33%) VoIP
7 1 (2.33%) WLAN
7 1 (2.33%) HTTP
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Publishing
3 4 (9.30%) Back Office
3 4 (9.30%) Advertising
4 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 3 (6.98%) Law
4 3 (6.98%) Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Team Leader
2 6 (13.95%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (13.95%) Support Team Leader
2 6 (13.95%) Consultant
3 5 (11.63%) Desktop Support
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Team Leader
5 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) IT Support
5 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Storage Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.65%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Blackberry
2 7 (16.28%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (18.60%) Windows XP
5 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
5 7 (16.28%) Windows 8
6 6 (13.95%) Mac OS
6 6 (13.95%) Android
7 3 (6.98%) UNIX
8 2 (4.65%) Linux
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Service Management
3 5 (11.63%) ERP
3 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
3 5 (11.63%) Time Management
4 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.30%) CRM
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.65%) Information Assurance
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.65%) Information Security
6 2 (4.65%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.33%) Project Management
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) Workforce Management Optimization
7 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
2 7 (16.28%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) VBScript
4 2 (4.65%) VB
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) C
4 2 (4.65%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (27.91%) MCSE
3 9 (20.93%) Degree
4 8 (18.60%) MCSA
5 6 (13.95%) MCP
6 4 (9.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.98%) CCNA
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.65%) MCITP
8 2 (4.65%) VCAP
8 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.33%) VCDX
9 1 (2.33%) NCDA
9 1 (2.33%) NCIE
9 1 (2.33%) VTSP
9 1 (2.33%) HND
9 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
2 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
3 14 (32.56%) XenApp
4 12 (27.91%) vSphere
5 6 (13.95%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.65%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (4.65%) ISA Server
6 2 (4.65%) RACF
6 2 (4.65%) NFS
7 1 (2.33%) UAG
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) SCCM
2 7 (16.28%) SCOM
3 2 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.33%) Legato
4 1 (2.33%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.33%) WSUS
4 1 (2.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (2.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) VMware
2 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
3 17 (39.53%) Citrix
4 13 (30.23%) Cisco
5 11 (25.58%) HP
6 6 (13.95%) Altiris
7 5 (11.63%) Compaq
7 5 (11.63%) Avaya
7 5 (11.63%) Mitel
8 4 (9.30%) EMC
9 3 (6.98%) NetApp
9 3 (6.98%) Symantec
10 2 (4.65%) McAfee
10 2 (4.65%) Sophos
10 2 (4.65%) Oracle
11 1 (2.33%) Intel
11 1 (2.33%) Cognizant
11 1 (2.33%) CommVault
11 1 (2.33%) Google
11 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
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