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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 78 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 33 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.28% 2.24% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.27% 7.97% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 16
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £23,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
399 301 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.56% 28.05% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 256 141 164
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £50,000
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 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (53.03%) VMware
3 33 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
5 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
6 26 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (30.30%) SQL Server
8 18 (27.27%) SQL
8 18 (27.27%) MS Exchange
8 18 (27.27%) Cisco
9 16 (24.24%) Clustering
10 15 (22.73%) Firewall
11 14 (21.21%) .NET
12 13 (19.70%) ITIL
12 13 (19.70%) SAN
12 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
12 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (18.18%) IBM
14 11 (16.67%) IIS
14 11 (16.67%) XML
14 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 11 (16.67%) vSphere
15 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (15.15%) Linux
15 10 (15.15%) DNS
15 10 (15.15%) Dell
16 9 (13.64%) SCCM
17 8 (12.12%) SCOM
17 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
17 8 (12.12%) SLA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.67%) IIS
3 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.55%) Lync
7 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.03%) Apache
7 2 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MFGPRO
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) Firewall
2 13 (19.70%) SAN
3 10 (15.15%) DNS
4 8 (12.12%) DHCP
4 8 (12.12%) VPN
5 6 (9.09%) VoIP
6 5 (7.58%) LAN
6 5 (7.58%) WAN
7 2 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.03%) NAS
7 2 (3.03%) IPv4
7 2 (3.03%) HTTP
7 2 (3.03%) HTTPS
7 2 (3.03%) SSL
7 2 (3.03%) OSPF
7 2 (3.03%) BGP
7 2 (3.03%) Wireless
8 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) MySQL
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (9.09%) Law
1 6 (9.09%) Legal
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.03%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Support Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Applications Support
4 9 (13.64%) Team Leader
5 8 (12.12%) IT Support
6 6 (9.09%) Operations Team Leader
6 6 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
6 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Support Specialist
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (4.55%) Applications Support Specialist
9 3 (4.55%) Systems Support Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Server Support
9 3 (4.55%) Systems Support
9 3 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) .NET
2 11 (16.67%) XML
3 7 (10.61%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.03%) WCF
5 1 (1.52%) HTML
5 1 (1.52%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.52%) JSON
5 1 (1.52%) HTML5
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Clustering
2 6 (9.09%) Statistics
3 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) iSeries
4 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.52%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.52%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.52%) AS400
5 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (15.15%) Linux
5 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
5 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.58%) CentOS
6 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.55%) Solaris
8 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.03%) UNIX
8 2 (3.03%) AIX
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) ITIL
2 5 (7.58%) Change Management
2 5 (7.58%) Service Management
2 5 (7.58%) ERP
2 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
3 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.03%) Capacity Management
4 2 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.03%) Network Management
4 2 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.03%) Performance Management
4 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.52%) Workflow
5 1 (1.52%) Migration
5 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.52%) Information Security
5 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.52%) Security Management
5 1 (1.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.06%) C#
4 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.52%) C++
5 1 (1.52%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) CCNA
4 3 (4.55%) MCP
4 3 (4.55%) MCSE
5 2 (3.03%) CCDA
5 2 (3.03%) CCIE
5 2 (3.03%) CCNP
6 1 (1.52%) ISEB
6 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.52%) HND
6 1 (1.52%) MCSA
6 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
2 26 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
4 11 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.52%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 1 (1.52%) XenApp
6 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) SCCM
2 8 (12.12%) SCOM
3 1 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.52%) Ionix
Vendors
1 35 (53.03%) VMware
2 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 18 (27.27%) Cisco
4 12 (18.18%) IBM
5 10 (15.15%) Dell
6 8 (12.12%) Citrix
7 5 (7.58%) HP
7 5 (7.58%) SolarWinds
8 4 (6.06%) EMC
9 3 (4.55%) Avaya
9 3 (4.55%) Nimsoft
9 3 (4.55%) Spiceworks
10 2 (3.03%) Altiris
10 2 (3.03%) Brocade
10 2 (3.03%) Juniper
10 2 (3.03%) CommVault
10 2 (3.03%) NetApp
10 2 (3.03%) Nokia
10 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.52%) Toshiba
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