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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 38 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.47% 0.69% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% 2.13% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £26,750 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.12% -15.78%
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
72 94 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 35.29% 32.53% 46.19%
Number of salaries quoted 51 65 98
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) Squid
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) qmail
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) VPN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Squid
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) qmail
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) HP
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