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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 43 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 55 38 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.53% 4.22% 4.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.57% 12.93% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 47 35 36
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,800 £34,115
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
- -4.97%
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
332 294 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.40% 32.63% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 270 252 233
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £46,000
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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015. 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 +14 46 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Gloucester +11 4 £65,000 +108.00% 1
Cirencester -2 2 £35,500 +31.48%
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 62 (62.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (47.47%) VMware
5 45 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 44 (44.44%) Citrix
7 42 (42.42%) MS Office
8 39 (39.39%) SQL
9 38 (38.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (34.34%) Finance
11 33 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (32.32%) SCCM
12 32 (32.32%) SQL Server
13 28 (28.28%) Data Protection
14 27 (27.27%) MS Exchange
15 24 (24.24%) IIS
15 24 (24.24%) Hyper-V
16 23 (23.23%) Exchange Server 2010
17 22 (22.22%) Client/Server
18 20 (20.20%) XenApp
19 19 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (19.19%) TCP/IP
20 18 (18.18%) SAN
21 17 (17.17%) DNS
21 17 (17.17%) LAN
21 17 (17.17%) WAN
21 17 (17.17%) Firewall
21 17 (17.17%) Windows 7
22 16 (16.16%) Data Protection Act
22 16 (16.16%) Performance Tuning

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 27 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 24 (24.24%) IIS
3 23 (23.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (9.09%) Lync
7 8 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.02%) Apache
8 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 42 (42.42%) MS Office
2 14 (14.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.01%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.19%) TCP/IP
2 18 (18.18%) SAN
3 17 (17.17%) DNS
3 17 (17.17%) LAN
3 17 (17.17%) WAN
3 17 (17.17%) Firewall
4 16 (16.16%) DHCP
5 12 (12.12%) VPN
6 11 (11.11%) Wireless
7 8 (8.08%) Internet
8 7 (7.07%) VLAN
9 6 (6.06%) Network Security
9 6 (6.06%) NetScaler
10 3 (3.03%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.03%) NAS
10 3 (3.03%) MPLS
10 3 (3.03%) Intranet
11 2 (2.02%) SMTP
12 1 (1.01%) PBX
12 1 (1.01%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.03%) MySQL
3 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (34.34%) Finance
2 12 (12.12%) Advertising
3 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (27.27%) Analyst
2 20 (20.20%) Support Analyst
3 16 (16.16%) DBA
3 16 (16.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (16.16%) SQL DBA
4 11 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.10%) SQL Server DBA
5 10 (10.10%) IT Support
6 7 (7.07%) Administrator
7 6 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.06%) Service Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.05%) Support Technician
8 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (5.05%) IT Support Technician
8 5 (5.05%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.16%) COM
2 7 (7.07%) .NET
3 5 (5.05%) HTML
4 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.04%) CSS
5 3 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 19 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (16.16%) Data Protection Act
3 16 (16.16%) N-Tier
4 15 (15.15%) Clustering
5 5 (5.05%) PDA
6 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.02%) AS400
7 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.02%) iSeries
7 2 (2.02%) LPAR
8 1 (1.01%) Open Source
8 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.01%) Statistics
8 1 (1.01%) PMI
8 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (62.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 38 (38.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (17.17%) Windows 7
5 12 (12.12%) Windows 2000 Server
6 10 (10.10%) Windows 8
7 9 (9.09%) Linux
8 8 (8.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.01%) CentOS
9 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) Data Protection
2 16 (16.16%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (16.16%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (16.16%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (16.16%) Data Modelling
2 16 (16.16%) Migration
3 12 (12.12%) ITIL
4 9 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 9 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (5.05%) Service Management
6 4 (4.04%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.04%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.03%) Performance Testing
7 3 (3.03%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.03%) Time Management
8 2 (2.02%) Change Management
8 2 (2.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.02%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.39%) SQL
2 16 (16.16%) T-SQL
3 11 (11.11%) Java
4 4 (4.04%) C#
4 4 (4.04%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.03%) Perl
5 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.02%) COBOL
6 2 (2.02%) Python
7 1 (1.01%) Ruby
7 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.07%) MCSE
2 7 (7.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (6.06%) Degree
3 6 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.06%) CCA
3 6 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.02%) MCSA
6 2 (2.02%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.02%) MCTS
7 1 (1.01%) MCITP
7 1 (1.01%) CCENT
7 1 (1.01%) VCP4
7 1 (1.01%) CCSP
7 1 (1.01%) CCNP
7 1 (1.01%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 45 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 33 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (24.24%) Hyper-V
4 20 (20.20%) XenApp
5 9 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (8.08%) XenDesktop
6 8 (8.08%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (7.07%) vSphere
7 7 (7.07%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.01%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.01%) XenServer
8 1 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 32 (32.32%) SCCM
2 14 (14.14%) SCOM
3 9 (9.09%) SCVMM
3 9 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 8 (8.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.01%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.01%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 66 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 47 (47.47%) VMware
3 44 (44.44%) Citrix
4 13 (13.13%) Cisco
5 9 (9.09%) Websense
5 9 (9.09%) Symantec
6 8 (8.08%) Veeam
7 5 (5.05%) HP
8 2 (2.02%) Dell
8 2 (2.02%) Juniper
8 2 (2.02%) IBM
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle
8 2 (2.02%) SAP
8 2 (2.02%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.02%) Sophos
8 2 (2.02%) Brocade
9 1 (1.01%) AppSense
9 1 (1.01%) McAfee
9 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.01%) 3PAR
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