The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 50 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 51 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.67% 4.95% 3.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.54% 15.41% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 33
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £42,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
254 331 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.25% 32.14% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 202 281 245
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -17 20 £32,500 +3.17% 1
Gloucester +9 11 £32,000 -50.76% 1
Cirencester +8 7 £30,000 -15.49% 1
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (83.72%) Windows Server
3 67 (77.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (54.65%) Active Directory
5 44 (51.16%) Microsoft
6 41 (47.67%) VMware
7 32 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (36.05%) SCCM
9 27 (31.40%) Security Cleared
9 27 (31.40%) ITIL
10 24 (27.91%) Windows 7
11 23 (26.74%) Linux
11 23 (26.74%) DHCP
11 23 (26.74%) IIS
12 22 (25.58%) SQL
12 22 (25.58%) MS Exchange
12 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (25.58%) vSphere
13 21 (24.42%) DV Cleared
13 21 (24.42%) Citrix
14 20 (23.26%) DNS
14 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
15 19 (22.09%) Data Protection
16 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
17 17 (19.77%) SCOM
17 17 (19.77%) Internet
17 17 (19.77%) Firewall
18 16 (18.60%) XenApp
19 15 (17.44%) Apache
20 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 23 (26.74%) IIS
2 22 (25.58%) MS Exchange
3 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (17.44%) Apache
5 13 (15.12%) Lync
6 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (3.49%) nginx
9 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.74%) DHCP
2 20 (23.26%) DNS
3 17 (19.77%) Firewall
3 17 (19.77%) Internet
4 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
5 13 (15.12%) VPN
6 8 (9.30%) SAN
7 6 (6.98%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (4.65%) SMTP
9 1 (1.16%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.16%) LAN
9 1 (1.16%) NAS
9 1 (1.16%) Network Security
9 1 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.79%) MySQL
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) ClearQuest
1 3 (3.49%) InstallShield
1 3 (3.49%) MSI
1 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (15.12%) Advertising
2 11 (12.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.16%) Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Law
3 1 (1.16%) Military
3 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 16 (18.60%) Support Engineer
1 16 (18.60%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (16.28%) Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) IT Support
4 10 (11.63%) IT Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) IT Support Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) Support Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Applications Support
5 9 (10.47%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Administrator
6 6 (6.98%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.81%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.81%) Citrix Support
7 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Senior IT Support
7 5 (5.81%) Server Support
7 5 (5.81%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.79%) LAMP
2 6 (6.98%) .NET
3 5 (5.81%) Web Services
4 4 (4.65%) XML
5 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.49%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (2.33%) Middleware
7 1 (1.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.47%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.98%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.98%) CMDB
5 4 (4.65%) EqualLogic
5 4 (4.65%) User Experience
6 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.49%) Physics
7 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (83.72%) Windows Server
3 67 (77.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (27.91%) Windows 7
5 23 (26.74%) Linux
6 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (10.47%) Windows 10
8 8 (9.30%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (8.14%) CentOS
10 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (4.65%) FreeNAS
11 4 (4.65%) Unix
12 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.40%) ITIL
2 19 (22.09%) Data Protection
3 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
3 12 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (9.30%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.65%) ITIL V3
6 4 (4.65%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (4.65%) Patch Management
6 4 (4.65%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.49%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.49%) SDLC
7 3 (3.49%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.49%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.33%) Project Management
9 1 (1.16%) Coaching
9 1 (1.16%) DevOps
9 1 (1.16%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.58%) SQL
2 13 (15.12%) Perl
2 13 (15.12%) Python
3 7 (8.14%) PHP
4 6 (6.98%) Java
5 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.65%) Ruby
6 4 (4.65%) VBScript
7 3 (3.49%) C#
8 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (31.40%) Security Cleared
2 21 (24.42%) DV Cleared
3 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (10.47%) Degree
5 7 (8.14%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.98%) MCSE
6 6 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (5.81%) MCP
8 2 (2.33%) CCNA
8 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (54.65%) Active Directory
2 32 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (25.58%) vSphere
4 16 (18.60%) XenApp
5 13 (15.12%) XenDesktop
6 10 (11.63%) DFS Replication
6 10 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (9.30%) Hyper-V
8 4 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (3.49%) Dovecot
9 3 (3.49%) Postfix
10 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (36.05%) SCCM
2 17 (19.77%) SCOM
3 11 (12.79%) WSUS
4 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 10 (11.63%) SCDPM
4 10 (11.63%) SCVMM
5 6 (6.98%) SCOrch
5 6 (6.98%) SCSM
6 4 (4.65%) OpenView
7 3 (3.49%) cPanel
7 3 (3.49%) Plesk
Vendors
1 44 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 41 (47.67%) VMware
3 21 (24.42%) Citrix
4 11 (12.79%) Cisco
5 10 (11.63%) HP
6 9 (10.47%) Dell
7 8 (9.30%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.81%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.65%) Apple
9 4 (4.65%) AppSense
9 4 (4.65%) Sophos
10 1 (1.16%) F5
10 1 (1.16%) Remedy
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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