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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 81 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.47% 2.67% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.30% 9.05% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 9
Average salary £27,500 £36,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
- -4.97%
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
233 409 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.21% 29.51% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 145 261 129
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 26 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
4 22 (57.89%) VMware
5 20 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
7 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (42.11%) DHCP
8 16 (42.11%) DNS
8 16 (42.11%) Citrix
8 16 (42.11%) SAN
9 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (34.21%) SCCM
10 13 (34.21%) XenApp
11 12 (31.58%) IIS
12 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
12 11 (28.95%) ITIL
12 11 (28.95%) MCSE
12 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
12 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
13 10 (26.32%) vSphere
14 9 (23.68%) SharePoint
14 9 (23.68%) Cisco
14 9 (23.68%) HP
15 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (18.42%) MCSA
16 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
16 7 (18.42%) LAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 19 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (31.58%) IIS
3 9 (23.68%) SharePoint
4 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (7.89%) Lync
8 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Google Apps
2 2 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) DHCP
1 16 (42.11%) DNS
1 16 (42.11%) SAN
2 7 (18.42%) WAN
2 7 (18.42%) LAN
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (15.79%) Firewall
4 5 (13.16%) IPv4
4 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.53%) VPN
5 4 (10.53%) VLAN
6 2 (5.26%) SSL
6 2 (5.26%) HTTP
7 1 (2.63%) WLAN
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.63%) Wireless
7 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Fiddler
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Publishing
3 4 (10.53%) Back Office
4 3 (7.89%) Advertising
4 3 (7.89%) Finance
4 3 (7.89%) Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Team Leader
1 7 (18.42%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (15.79%) Support Team Leader
3 5 (13.16%) Desktop Support
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 4 (10.53%) Desktop Team Leader
4 4 (10.53%) IT Support
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.63%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Blackberry
2 6 (15.79%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) Digital Media
3 3 (7.89%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
4 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
4 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
5 6 (15.79%) Android
5 6 (15.79%) Mac OS
6 4 (10.53%) UNIX
7 1 (2.63%) Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Service Management
3 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
3 5 (13.16%) Time Management
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (7.89%) CRM
4 3 (7.89%) ERP
4 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.63%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.63%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.63%) Information Security
6 1 (2.63%) Data Management
6 1 (2.63%) Workforce Management Optimization
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) VBScript
4 3 (7.89%) VB
4 3 (7.89%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (28.95%) MCSE
3 7 (18.42%) MCSA
4 6 (15.79%) MCP
4 6 (15.79%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) CCNA
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.26%) MCITP
6 1 (2.63%) HND
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) VCDX
6 1 (2.63%) NCDA
6 1 (2.63%) NCIE
6 1 (2.63%) VCAP
6 1 (2.63%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 20 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (34.21%) XenApp
4 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
5 10 (26.32%) vSphere
6 6 (15.79%) XenDesktop
7 2 (5.26%) ISA Server
7 2 (5.26%) RACF
8 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.63%) UAG
8 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) SCCM
2 7 (18.42%) SCOM
3 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.63%) Legato
4 1 (2.63%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.63%) WSUS
4 1 (2.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
2 22 (57.89%) VMware
3 16 (42.11%) Citrix
4 9 (23.68%) HP
4 9 (23.68%) Cisco
5 6 (15.79%) Altiris
6 5 (13.16%) Mitel
6 5 (13.16%) Compaq
6 5 (13.16%) Avaya
7 3 (7.89%) EMC
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle
8 2 (5.26%) NetApp
8 2 (5.26%) Symantec
8 2 (5.26%) McAfee
9 1 (2.63%) Sophos
9 1 (2.63%) Intel
9 1 (2.63%) Cognizant
9 1 (2.63%) CommVault
9 1 (2.63%) Google
9 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
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