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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 30 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.87% 2.91% 6.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.54% 7.46% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £34,500 £27,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.45% -40.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £23,000 £33,425
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £41,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
82 67 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 33.61% 38.95% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 66 62 83
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -15.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Intranet
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (20.00%) vSphere
7 2 (20.00%) CentOS
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) SNMP
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) SMTP
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Apache
7 2 (20.00%) PHP
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) IIS
7 2 (20.00%) MS Office
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) Intranet
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) SMTP
2 2 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Support Technician
1 3 (30.00%) IT Support Technician
1 3 (30.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) CentOS
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
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