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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 61 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 39 54 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.95% 5.71% 6.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.96% 16.98% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 37 40 49
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median 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
356 318 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.03% 33.65% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 291 258 275
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,575
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire 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 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 31 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +2 25 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Cheltenham -7 15 £42,500 +21.42%
Cirencester - 1 £25,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (93.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 65 (84.42%) Windows Server
4 57 (74.03%) VMware
5 52 (67.53%) Active Directory
6 49 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (49.35%) Microsoft
8 35 (45.45%) MS Exchange
9 32 (41.56%) Windows 7
10 28 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (35.06%) SCCM
12 26 (33.77%) Security Cleared
12 26 (33.77%) Citrix
12 26 (33.77%) Firewall
13 25 (32.47%) VPN
14 24 (31.17%) MS Excel
15 23 (29.87%) Linux
16 21 (27.27%) vSphere
17 20 (25.97%) Exchange Server 2013
17 20 (25.97%) TCP/IP
18 19 (24.68%) Cisco
19 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
19 18 (23.38%) DNS
19 18 (23.38%) SC Cleared
19 18 (23.38%) DV Cleared
20 16 (20.78%) Hyper-V
20 16 (20.78%) MCSE
20 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
21 15 (19.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 15 (19.48%) XenApp

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 35 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 20 (25.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (12.99%) IIS
4 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
5 7 (9.09%) Apache
6 5 (6.49%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (31.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Office 365
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (33.77%) Firewall
2 25 (32.47%) VPN
3 20 (25.97%) TCP/IP
4 18 (23.38%) DNS
5 12 (15.58%) DHCP
5 12 (15.58%) LAN
6 11 (14.29%) WAN
7 9 (11.69%) Internet
7 9 (11.69%) SAN
8 7 (9.09%) Network Security
9 5 (6.49%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (6.49%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (6.49%) iSCSI
10 4 (5.19%) Intranet
10 4 (5.19%) MPLS
10 4 (5.19%) Skype
11 3 (3.90%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (3.90%) VoIP
12 1 (1.30%) HTTP
12 1 (1.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.09%) MySQL
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (12.99%) Advertising
2 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.60%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (23.38%) Support Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) IT Engineer
4 12 (15.58%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (12.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (12.99%) VMware Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Analyst
6 9 (11.69%) IT Support
7 8 (10.39%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (9.09%) IT Manager
9 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (5.19%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) LAMP
2 3 (3.90%) HTML
3 2 (2.60%) Web Services
4 1 (1.30%) COM
4 1 (1.30%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) iPad
2 7 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.19%) Digital Media
5 4 (5.19%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (3.90%) Cybercrime
6 3 (3.90%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.90%) EqualLogic
7 2 (2.60%) Clustering
7 2 (2.60%) User Experience
8 1 (1.30%) Handset
8 1 (1.30%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (93.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 65 (84.42%) Windows Server
4 32 (41.56%) Windows 7
5 28 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (29.87%) Linux
7 14 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 12 (15.58%) Windows 10
9 10 (12.99%) CentOS
10 7 (9.09%) Ubuntu
11 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
12 3 (3.90%) Debian
12 3 (3.90%) FreeNAS
12 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (2.60%) Unix
14 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
14 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.99%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (7.79%) Problem Management
4 5 (6.49%) DevOps
4 5 (6.49%) OO
4 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.19%) Change Management
5 4 (5.19%) Defect Management
5 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (5.19%) SDLC
5 4 (5.19%) Software Testing
5 4 (5.19%) Test Scripting
5 4 (5.19%) Test Strategy
6 3 (3.90%) Change Control
6 3 (3.90%) ITIL V3
6 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.90%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (3.90%) Network Design
6 3 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) Perl
2 7 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (33.77%) Security Cleared
2 18 (23.38%) DV Cleared
2 18 (23.38%) SC Cleared
3 16 (20.78%) MCSE
3 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (19.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (11.69%) CCNA
5 9 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (6.49%) MCITP
6 5 (6.49%) VCP6
7 4 (5.19%) ISTQB
7 4 (5.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (3.90%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.60%) MCSA
10 1 (1.30%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.30%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (67.53%) Active Directory
2 49 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (27.27%) vSphere
4 16 (20.78%) Hyper-V
5 15 (19.48%) XenApp
6 11 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (12.99%) VMware ESX
8 8 (10.39%) XenDesktop
9 7 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (7.79%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (3.90%) Terminal Services
12 2 (2.60%) DFS Replication
12 2 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (35.06%) SCCM
2 9 (11.69%) WSUS
3 7 (9.09%) AirWatch
4 4 (5.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.90%) SCOM
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (2.60%) SCDPM
6 2 (2.60%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 57 (74.03%) VMware
2 38 (49.35%) Microsoft
3 26 (33.77%) Citrix
4 19 (24.68%) Cisco
5 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
6 8 (10.39%) Dell
6 8 (10.39%) HP
7 4 (5.19%) Altiris
7 4 (5.19%) Apple
7 4 (5.19%) Veeam
7 4 (5.19%) Veritas
8 3 (3.90%) CommVault
8 3 (3.90%) Draytek
8 3 (3.90%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.90%) IBM
8 3 (3.90%) Juniper
8 3 (3.90%) Meru Networks
8 3 (3.90%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.60%) AppSense
9 2 (2.60%) Sage
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