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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 70 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 38 43 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.72% 4.79% 4.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.24% 17.55% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 45
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
338 245 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.10% 27.28% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 300 206 289
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,800 £25,268
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 26 £35,000 +11.11%
Cheltenham -9 11 £30,500 -6.15% 3
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (91.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 49 (61.25%) Windows Server
3 49 (61.25%) Security Cleared
4 48 (60.00%) DV Cleared
5 44 (55.00%) VMware
6 42 (52.50%) Microsoft
7 39 (48.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 35 (43.75%) MS Exchange
9 33 (41.25%) Hyper-V
10 28 (35.00%) Active Directory
10 28 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 26 (32.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 24 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
12 24 (30.00%) ITIL
13 22 (27.50%) XML
13 22 (27.50%) JavaScript
13 22 (27.50%) SMTP
13 22 (27.50%) NNTP
13 22 (27.50%) X.400
13 22 (27.50%) X.500
13 22 (27.50%) PowerShell
13 22 (27.50%) Exchange Server 2007
14 20 (25.00%) TCP/IP
15 16 (20.00%) Advertising
16 15 (18.75%) LAN
16 15 (18.75%) WAN
17 14 (17.50%) Linux
18 13 (16.25%) Cisco

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 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 28 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (32.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (27.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.00%) IIS
6 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Office 365
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.50%) NNTP
1 22 (27.50%) SMTP
1 22 (27.50%) X.400
1 22 (27.50%) X.500
2 20 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 15 (18.75%) LAN
3 15 (18.75%) WAN
4 6 (7.50%) VPN
5 4 (5.00%) DNS
5 4 (5.00%) Internet
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.50%) Intranet
6 2 (2.50%) IPX
6 2 (2.50%) IPX/SPX
6 2 (2.50%) MPLS
6 2 (2.50%) Network Security
6 2 (2.50%) PPP
6 2 (2.50%) PPTP
6 2 (2.50%) SSL
6 2 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) ClearCase
General
1 16 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (1.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 19 (23.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (13.75%) Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) IT Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) IT Support
5 7 (8.75%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) ArcSight Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Consultant
7 5 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Field Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Platform Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.50%) XML
2 6 (7.50%) Regular Expression
3 2 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Cybercrime
2 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.50%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.50%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) Fintech
6 1 (1.25%) iPad
6 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (91.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 49 (61.25%) Windows Server
4 28 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (17.50%) Linux
6 8 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.75%) CentOS
7 7 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (8.75%) Unix
8 6 (7.50%) Solaris
8 6 (7.50%) Windows 2000
9 5 (6.25%) Windows 8
10 4 (5.00%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 24 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (7.50%) Content Development
2 6 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (7.50%) Project Management
2 6 (7.50%) SIEM
3 5 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (6.25%) Information Assurance
3 5 (6.25%) Logistics
3 5 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (6.25%) Security Operations
4 4 (5.00%) Migration
5 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.50%) Communications Security
6 2 (2.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (2.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.50%) JavaScript
1 22 (27.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.75%) SQL
3 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (61.25%) Security Cleared
2 48 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 11 (13.75%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.75%) MCSE
4 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.75%) CCNA
6 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.50%) Degree
7 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.50%) MCSA
8 1 (1.25%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) GPG13
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (48.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (41.25%) Hyper-V
3 28 (35.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (11.25%) VMware ESX
5 7 (8.75%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.75%) vSphere
9 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) SCCM
2 6 (7.50%) ArcSight ESM
3 3 (3.75%) AirWatch
3 3 (3.75%) WSUS
4 2 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (55.00%) VMware
2 42 (52.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.25%) Cisco
4 11 (13.75%) Citrix
5 7 (8.75%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.50%) ArcSight
6 6 (7.50%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.50%) Crossbeam
6 6 (7.50%) F5
6 6 (7.50%) Juniper
6 6 (7.50%) Oracle
6 6 (7.50%) Palo Alto
6 6 (7.50%) Splunk
7 3 (3.75%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.50%) Altiris
8 2 (2.50%) Symantec
8 2 (2.50%) Veritas
9 1 (1.25%) CommVault
9 1 (1.25%) HP
9 1 (1.25%) Sage
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus, Shares etc
Posted: 4 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000 per annum + Bonus, Paid Certs etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Iress
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