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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 29 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 26 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 7.65% 8.09% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.31% 18.67% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 1
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 75 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 35.88% 43.35% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 117 58 40
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,250 £53,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (97.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 43 (87.76%) Security Cleared
4 41 (83.67%) DV Cleared
5 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
6 31 (63.27%) MS Exchange
7 26 (53.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 24 (48.98%) Infrastructure Management
9 22 (44.90%) NNTP
9 22 (44.90%) X.400
9 22 (44.90%) X.500
9 22 (44.90%) SMTP
9 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
9 22 (44.90%) XML
9 22 (44.90%) ITIL
9 22 (44.90%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (44.90%) PowerShell
9 22 (44.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 19 (38.78%) VMware
10 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
11 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (32.65%) Hyper-V
13 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (24.49%) SC Cleared
15 9 (18.37%) Cisco
15 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
16 8 (16.33%) Linux
16 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
17 7 (14.29%) SCCM
17 7 (14.29%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (63.27%) MS Exchange
2 26 (53.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (44.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (44.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) NNTP
1 22 (44.90%) SMTP
1 22 (44.90%) X.400
1 22 (44.90%) X.500
2 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.16%) DNS
3 4 (8.16%) Internet
4 3 (6.12%) Network Security
4 3 (6.12%) VPN
5 2 (4.08%) Intranet
5 2 (4.08%) LAN
5 2 (4.08%) Skype
5 2 (4.08%) WAN
6 1 (2.04%) DHCP
6 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Support Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) ArcSight Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) IT Support
6 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Integration Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.90%) XML
2 6 (12.24%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Cybercrime
1 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.20%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.08%) iPad
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (97.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
4 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (16.33%) Linux
5 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
6 7 (14.29%) Unix
7 6 (12.24%) Solaris
7 6 (12.24%) Windows 2000
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Infrastructure Management
2 22 (44.90%) ITIL
3 6 (12.24%) Content Development
3 6 (12.24%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (12.24%) Project Management
3 6 (12.24%) SIEM
4 5 (10.20%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (10.20%) Information Assurance
4 5 (10.20%) Logistics
4 5 (10.20%) Security Operations
5 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.08%) Communications Security
6 2 (4.08%) DevOps
6 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.08%) OO
6 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
1 22 (44.90%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (87.76%) Security Cleared
2 41 (83.67%) DV Cleared
3 12 (24.49%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.08%) MCSE
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) VCP6
4 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) GPG13
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (32.65%) Hyper-V
3 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.12%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (6.12%) vSphere
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 6 (12.24%) ArcSight ESM
3 3 (6.12%) AirWatch
4 2 (4.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.04%) SCOM
5 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.78%) VMware
3 9 (18.37%) Cisco
4 6 (12.24%) ArcSight
4 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
4 6 (12.24%) Crossbeam
4 6 (12.24%) F5
4 6 (12.24%) Juniper
4 6 (12.24%) Oracle
4 6 (12.24%) Palo Alto
4 6 (12.24%) Splunk
5 5 (10.20%) Citrix
6 2 (4.08%) Altiris
6 2 (4.08%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.08%) Symantec
6 2 (4.08%) Veritas
7 1 (2.04%) CommVault
7 1 (2.04%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Meru Networks