The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 54 52 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 43 51 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.53% 5.15% 2.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.43% 13.32% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 28
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,650 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
298 383 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.40% 38.69% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 271 306 261
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows Server 2008
South West

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -1 18 £40,000 +9.58% 1
Gloucester +7 5 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Tewkesbury - 1 £21,500 -
Dursley - 1 £19,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 41 (54.67%) Active Directory
3 41 (54.67%) SQL Server
4 33 (44.00%) Windows 7
4 33 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (42.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (40.00%) SQL
7 29 (38.67%) MS Excel
8 27 (36.00%) VMware
9 26 (34.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 25 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 22 (29.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (28.00%) Firewall
13 20 (26.67%) MS Office
14 17 (22.67%) VPN
14 17 (22.67%) Finance
15 16 (21.33%) Telecoms
15 16 (21.33%) Windows XP
16 14 (18.67%) HTML
16 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
16 14 (18.67%) CSS
17 13 (17.33%) .NET
18 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
18 12 (16.00%) C#
18 12 (16.00%) XML
18 12 (16.00%) Linux
18 12 (16.00%) SMTP
18 12 (16.00%) FTP
18 12 (16.00%) Internet

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 25 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.33%) IIS
7 2 (2.67%) SAS
8 1 (1.33%) Lync
8 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (1.33%) Apache
Applications
1 29 (38.67%) MS Excel
2 20 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.00%) Firewall
2 17 (22.67%) VPN
3 12 (16.00%) SMTP
3 12 (16.00%) FTP
3 12 (16.00%) Internet
4 10 (13.33%) Network Security
5 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (9.33%) DNS
5 7 (9.33%) LAN
5 7 (9.33%) WAN
6 6 (8.00%) SAN
7 4 (5.33%) DHCP
8 2 (2.67%) HTTP
8 2 (2.67%) SMPP
9 1 (1.33%) VoIP
9 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (54.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (34.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.67%) MySQL
6 2 (2.67%) FileMaker
7 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 16 (21.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.33%) Automotive
4 3 (4.00%) French Language
4 3 (4.00%) German Language
4 3 (4.00%) Italian Language
4 3 (4.00%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (18.67%) Developer
2 13 (17.33%) Support Engineer
2 13 (17.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Software Developer
3 12 (16.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 5 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.33%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Systems Support
6 4 (5.33%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) HTML
1 14 (18.67%) CSS
2 13 (17.33%) .NET
3 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (16.00%) XML
3 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 2 (2.67%) Web Services
4 2 (2.67%) COM
4 2 (2.67%) Flash
4 2 (2.67%) Laravel
4 2 (2.67%) Symfony
4 2 (2.67%) jQuery
5 1 (1.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (12.00%) Firmware
3 5 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.33%) Digital Media
4 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.00%) iPad
6 2 (2.67%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.67%) Clustering
7 1 (1.33%) iPhone
7 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (44.00%) Windows 7
2 33 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (42.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (21.33%) Windows XP
5 12 (16.00%) Linux
6 5 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.67%) Android
8 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 11 (14.67%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (14.67%) Configuration Management
3 9 (12.00%) ITIL
4 7 (9.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 7 (9.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (8.00%) Workflow
6 5 (6.67%) Service Management
6 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.33%) Change Management
7 4 (5.33%) Project Management
7 4 (5.33%) Network Management
7 4 (5.33%) Capacity Management
7 4 (5.33%) Time Management
8 3 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.00%) Computer Forensics
9 2 (2.67%) OOP
9 2 (2.67%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.00%) SQL
2 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.00%) C#
3 12 (16.00%) XQuery
3 12 (16.00%) XPath
4 5 (6.67%) VB
5 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.67%) PHP
6 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) MCSE
3 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) MCTS
4 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.00%) HND
5 2 (2.67%) MCP
5 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.67%) MCITP
6 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (54.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (29.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (6.67%) vSphere
4 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.67%) SCCM
4 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.00%) VMware
3 5 (6.67%) Citrix
4 3 (4.00%) HP
4 3 (4.00%) Apple
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco
5 2 (2.67%) Adobe
5 2 (2.67%) TOWER Software
5 2 (2.67%) AppSense
6 1 (1.33%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.33%) Trustwave
6 1 (1.33%) Mitel
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
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