The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 8.80% 7.24% 5.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.49% 17.74% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 10
Average salary £29,000 £25,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £25,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
122 62 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 42.96% 40.79% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 111 48 52
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,250 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Gloucester region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Gloucester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 33 (63.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 27 (51.92%) SCCM
4 27 (51.92%) Windows 7
5 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (44.23%) ITIL
7 22 (42.31%) VMware
8 21 (40.38%) SQL Server
9 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (36.54%) MS Exchange
10 18 (34.62%) SAN
11 17 (32.69%) Linux
12 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 14 (26.92%) SharePoint
14 13 (25.00%) IIS
15 12 (23.08%) DNS
15 12 (23.08%) VMware ESX
16 11 (21.15%) MS Office
16 11 (21.15%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (21.15%) Windows 8
17 10 (19.23%) DHCP
17 10 (19.23%) vSphere
18 9 (17.31%) Windows XP
18 9 (17.31%) SQL
18 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
18 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2013
19 8 (15.38%) SLA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (36.54%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 13 (25.00%) IIS
4 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (15.38%) Lync
6 7 (13.46%) Apache
7 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (11.54%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (5.77%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Office
2 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) SAN
2 12 (23.08%) DNS
3 10 (19.23%) DHCP
4 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 6 (11.54%) Internet
4 6 (11.54%) NAS
5 5 (9.62%) SS7
5 5 (9.62%) Firewall
5 5 (9.62%) 3G
5 5 (9.62%) GPRS
5 5 (9.62%) GSM
5 5 (9.62%) PSTN
5 5 (9.62%) LTE
6 3 (5.77%) VoIP
6 3 (5.77%) SMTP
6 3 (5.77%) SNMP
7 2 (3.85%) MPLS
7 2 (3.85%) VLAN
8 1 (1.92%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 11 (21.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.54%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Technical Support
5 6 (11.54%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 5 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Operations Team Leader
7 4 (7.69%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.77%) IT Support
8 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) CSS
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Clustering
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) FMCG
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (63.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (51.92%) Windows 7
4 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (32.69%) Linux
6 11 (21.15%) Windows 8
7 9 (17.31%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.77%) CentOS
8 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.85%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) ITIL
2 7 (13.46%) Change Control
3 6 (11.54%) Problem Management
3 6 (11.54%) Change Management
4 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.77%) Time Management
4 3 (5.77%) Performance Management
4 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (3.85%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Service Management
6 1 (1.92%) MVC
6 1 (1.92%) Web Development
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.92%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared
2 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) CCNA
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 10 (19.23%) vSphere
5 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 6 (11.54%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (51.92%) SCCM
2 6 (11.54%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.92%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (42.31%) VMware
3 8 (15.38%) Citrix
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco
5 6 (11.54%) HP
5 6 (11.54%) Dell
5 6 (11.54%) EMC
6 5 (9.62%) Oracle
7 3 (5.77%) Avaya
7 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.77%) Remedy
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Watkins Hire Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago