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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 63 78 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -38
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 38 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.87% 1.90% 4.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.47% 8.05% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 16
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £29,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
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
363 261 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.42% 23.62% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 193 141 177
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (57.69%) VMware
3 29 (55.77%) MS Exchange
4 27 (51.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (40.38%) Active Directory
6 21 (40.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (38.46%) SAN
8 19 (36.54%) MS Excel
9 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
10 17 (32.69%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (30.77%) Hyper-V
11 16 (30.77%) Cisco
11 16 (30.77%) MCSA
12 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (26.92%) MCSE
14 12 (23.08%) Firewall
14 12 (23.08%) MCTS
14 12 (23.08%) MCITP
15 11 (21.15%) SQL
15 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
16 10 (19.23%) IIS
16 10 (19.23%) ITIL
17 9 (17.31%) MS Office
17 9 (17.31%) SCCM
18 7 (13.46%) vSphere
18 7 (13.46%) SCOM
18 7 (13.46%) .NET
18 7 (13.46%) Citrix

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 29 (55.77%) MS Exchange
2 17 (32.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (19.23%) IIS
5 5 (9.62%) Lync
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (36.54%) MS Excel
2 9 (17.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MFGPRO
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) SAN
2 12 (23.08%) Firewall
3 5 (9.62%) IP Telephony
3 5 (9.62%) DNS
3 5 (9.62%) DHCP
4 4 (7.69%) VPN
4 4 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (5.77%) WAN
5 3 (5.77%) LAN
6 1 (1.92%) PBX
6 1 (1.92%) VoIP
6 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.92%) DDNS
6 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.92%) Network Security
6 1 (1.92%) VLAN
6 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Subversion
1 1 (1.92%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (9.62%) Law
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Support Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) IT Support
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Applications Support
4 7 (13.46%) Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Service Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) EMC Storage Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) EMC Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Implementation Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Storage Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
2 6 (11.54%) XML
3 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.92%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.92%) WPF
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Blackberry
1 5 (9.62%) CLARiiON
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) iSeries
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (40.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.62%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Phone
6 2 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.77%) ERP
5 2 (3.85%) CRM
5 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.85%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.92%) Coaching
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.92%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.92%) Information Assurance
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.92%) Quality Management
6 1 (1.92%) Change Management
6 1 (1.92%) Security Management
6 1 (1.92%) Migration
6 1 (1.92%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.77%) C#
5 1 (1.92%) Java
5 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (30.77%) MCSA
3 14 (26.92%) MCSE
4 12 (23.08%) MCTS
4 12 (23.08%) MCITP
5 6 (11.54%) Degree
5 6 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (9.62%) VCAP
7 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) MCP
7 1 (1.92%) CCNA
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
1 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (51.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (40.38%) Active Directory
3 16 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 7 (13.46%) vSphere
5 5 (9.62%) XenApp
5 5 (9.62%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) SCCM
2 7 (13.46%) SCOM
3 5 (9.62%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (5.77%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.85%) WSUS
6 1 (1.92%) Control-M
6 1 (1.92%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.92%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) VMware
2 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 16 (30.77%) Cisco
4 7 (13.46%) Citrix
5 5 (9.62%) EMC
5 5 (9.62%) NetApp
6 2 (3.85%) CommVault
6 2 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle
7 1 (1.92%) Avaya
7 1 (1.92%) Sage
7 1 (1.92%) Symantec
7 1 (1.92%) Sophos
7 1 (1.92%) AppSense
7 1 (1.92%) LANDesk
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, 10% Annual Bonus
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