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 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 72 82 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -50
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 36 19 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.58% 1.67% 5.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.18% 6.76% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 20
Average salary £38,000 £34,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.35% -13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £25,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,000
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
392 281 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.10% 24.65% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 204 157 181
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 2 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (53.70%) VMware
3 27 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (48.15%) MS Exchange
5 24 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
6 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 19 (35.19%) SAN
9 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
10 17 (31.48%) MCSA
10 17 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (31.48%) Hyper-V
11 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (25.93%) MCSE
12 14 (25.93%) Cisco
13 12 (22.22%) SQL
13 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 12 (22.22%) MCTS
13 12 (22.22%) MCITP
14 11 (20.37%) SCCM
14 11 (20.37%) Firewall
15 10 (18.52%) IIS
15 10 (18.52%) MS Office
15 10 (18.52%) ITIL
16 8 (14.81%) Citrix
16 8 (14.81%) .NET
16 8 (14.81%) SCOM
17 7 (12.96%) XML

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 26 (48.15%) MS Exchange
2 17 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (18.52%) IIS
5 5 (9.26%) Lync
6 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MFGPRO
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.19%) SAN
2 11 (20.37%) Firewall
3 6 (11.11%) DNS
3 6 (11.11%) DHCP
4 5 (9.26%) IP Telephony
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (3.70%) VPN
6 2 (3.70%) IPv4
7 1 (1.85%) DDNS
7 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.85%) LAN
7 1 (1.85%) PBX
7 1 (1.85%) WAN
7 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Subversion
1 1 (1.85%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (9.26%) Law
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Analyst
1 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) IT Support
3 9 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 8 (14.81%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) EMC Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Implementation Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) EMC Storage Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Storage Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) .NET
2 7 (12.96%) XML
3 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.85%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.85%) WPF
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) CLARiiON
2 4 (7.41%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Clustering
3 1 (1.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.26%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.26%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.85%) UNIX
6 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.70%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.85%) CRM
5 1 (1.85%) ERP
5 1 (1.85%) Change Management
5 1 (1.85%) Security Management
5 1 (1.85%) Migration
5 1 (1.85%) Coaching
5 1 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.85%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (1.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.41%) C#
3 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (31.48%) MCSA
3 14 (25.93%) MCSE
4 12 (22.22%) MCTS
4 12 (22.22%) MCITP
5 5 (9.26%) VCAP
5 5 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (7.41%) Degree
7 2 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
3 17 (31.48%) Hyper-V
4 6 (11.11%) vSphere
5 5 (9.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (7.41%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (7.41%) XenApp
7 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.85%) BlackBerry Internet Service
8 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) SCCM
2 8 (14.81%) SCOM
3 5 (9.26%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (5.56%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.70%) WSUS
6 1 (1.85%) Control-M
6 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.85%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) VMware
2 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.93%) Cisco
4 8 (14.81%) Citrix
5 5 (9.26%) EMC
5 5 (9.26%) NetApp
6 2 (3.70%) CommVault
7 1 (1.85%) Avaya
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Compaq
7 1 (1.85%) Sage
7 1 (1.85%) McAfee
7 1 (1.85%) AppSense
7 1 (1.85%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
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