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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 84 83 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.37% 1.66% 2.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 6.57% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 21
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £26,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
240 335 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.55% 25.28% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 132 215 179
Average salary £43,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (87.80%) Active Directory
3 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
4 25 (60.98%) MS Exchange
5 24 (58.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (58.54%) VMware
6 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (56.10%) MS Excel
7 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (51.22%) DHCP
8 21 (51.22%) DNS
9 20 (48.78%) Citrix
9 20 (48.78%) SCCM
10 19 (46.34%) SAN
11 18 (43.90%) XenApp
12 17 (41.46%) Cisco
13 16 (39.02%) ITIL
13 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
13 16 (39.02%) vSphere
14 14 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (34.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 14 (34.15%) SCOM
15 13 (31.71%) HP
15 13 (31.71%) LAN
15 13 (31.71%) WAN
16 12 (29.27%) Back Office
16 12 (29.27%) Firewall
17 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2007
18 10 (24.39%) VPN
19 9 (21.95%) SharePoint

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (60.98%) MS Exchange
2 14 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (34.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
4 9 (21.95%) IIS
5 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (7.32%) Lync
7 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (56.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Google Apps
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) DHCP
1 21 (51.22%) DNS
2 19 (46.34%) SAN
3 13 (31.71%) LAN
3 13 (31.71%) WAN
4 12 (29.27%) Firewall
5 10 (24.39%) VPN
6 6 (14.63%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.32%) IPv4
8 2 (4.88%) VLAN
9 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.44%) WLAN
9 1 (2.44%) HTTP
9 1 (2.44%) SSL
9 1 (2.44%) Wireless
9 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.44%) Fiddler
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (29.27%) Back Office
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Publishing
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Team Leader
2 8 (19.51%) IT Support
3 7 (17.07%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Desktop Support
5 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Support Team Leader
6 4 (9.76%) Desktop Team Leader
6 4 (9.76%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (9.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Operations Team Leader
7 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Desktop Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Senior IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Blackberry
2 5 (12.20%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
5 8 (19.51%) Windows XP
6 7 (17.07%) Windows 8
7 6 (14.63%) Mac OS
8 5 (12.20%) Android
9 2 (4.88%) UNIX
10 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
2 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
3 4 (9.76%) Service Management
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.32%) Time Management
5 2 (4.88%) ERP
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.44%) CRM
6 1 (2.44%) Project Management
6 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.44%) Data Security
6 1 (2.44%) Data Management
6 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
1 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.32%) VBScript
3 2 (4.88%) VB
3 2 (4.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (21.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.51%) CCNP
2 8 (19.51%) CCNA
3 6 (14.63%) MCSE
4 5 (12.20%) MCSA
5 4 (9.76%) MCP
6 3 (7.32%) Degree
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.88%) HND
8 1 (2.44%) NCDA
8 1 (2.44%) NCIE
8 1 (2.44%) VCAP
8 1 (2.44%) VTSP
8 1 (2.44%) HNC
8 1 (2.44%) MCITP
8 1 (2.44%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (87.80%) Active Directory
2 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (43.90%) XenApp
4 16 (39.02%) vSphere
5 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
6 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.88%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) SCCM
2 14 (34.15%) SCOM
3 9 (21.95%) SCVMM
4 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (2.44%) Legato
6 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 24 (58.54%) VMware
3 20 (48.78%) Citrix
4 17 (41.46%) Cisco
5 13 (31.71%) HP
6 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
7 6 (14.63%) Altiris
8 5 (12.20%) Avaya
8 5 (12.20%) Mitel
9 3 (7.32%) McAfee
9 3 (7.32%) Compaq
9 3 (7.32%) EMC
10 2 (4.88%) Google
10 2 (4.88%) CommVault
10 2 (4.88%) NetApp
10 2 (4.88%) Oracle
11 1 (2.44%) Symantec
11 1 (2.44%) Intel
11 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
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