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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 48 69 59
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 40 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.10% 1.51% 3.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.99% 6.25% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 30
Average salary £30,750 £23,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.85% -28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,000 £40,200
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
308 192 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.56% 24.21% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 246 169 332
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,155 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(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 +18 29 £31,500 +34.04% 3
Gloucester +2 3 £23,500 -6.00% 4
Cirencester - 3 £27,350 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (70.30%) Microsoft
3 46 (45.54%) SQL
4 44 (43.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (40.59%) SQL Server
6 39 (38.61%) Finance
7 38 (37.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (36.63%) MS Excel
8 37 (36.63%) Active Directory
9 31 (30.69%) MS Exchange
10 30 (29.70%) MS Office
11 29 (28.71%) Windows 7
12 27 (26.73%) SQL Server 2008
13 26 (25.74%) XML
13 26 (25.74%) VMware
14 25 (24.75%) HTML
15 23 (22.77%) Citrix
16 22 (21.78%) Firewall
17 21 (20.79%) Telecoms
17 21 (20.79%) C#
17 21 (20.79%) .NET
17 21 (20.79%) ASP.NET
17 21 (20.79%) CSS
18 19 (18.81%) SMTP
18 19 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (18.81%) Windows 8
19 18 (17.82%) Relational Database
19 18 (17.82%) Mobile App
19 18 (17.82%) Mobile Application Development
19 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET 2.0

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 31 (30.69%) MS Exchange
2 18 (17.82%) IIS
3 16 (15.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 37 (36.63%) MS Excel
2 30 (29.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.99%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.98%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.78%) Firewall
2 19 (18.81%) SMTP
3 18 (17.82%) FTP
4 17 (16.83%) TCP/IP
4 17 (16.83%) VPN
4 17 (16.83%) LAN
5 16 (15.84%) Internet
6 14 (13.86%) WAN
7 10 (9.90%) DHCP
7 10 (9.90%) DNS
8 9 (8.91%) Network Security
9 4 (3.96%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (1.98%) SAN
11 1 (0.99%) xDSL
11 1 (0.99%) MPLS
11 1 (0.99%) BGP
11 1 (0.99%) Q.931
11 1 (0.99%) QSIG
11 1 (0.99%) IPv4
11 1 (0.99%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (40.59%) SQL Server
2 27 (26.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (17.82%) Relational Database
3 18 (17.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (38.61%) Finance
2 21 (20.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.97%) French Language
3 3 (2.97%) German Language
3 3 (2.97%) Italian Language
3 3 (2.97%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.98%) Automotive
5 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (31.68%) Analyst
2 26 (25.74%) Support Analyst
3 21 (20.79%) Developer
4 18 (17.82%) Software Developer
4 18 (17.82%) .NET Developer
4 18 (17.82%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (11.88%) IT Support
6 7 (6.93%) AS400 Support
6 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Applications Support
7 6 (5.94%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Help Desk Technician
8 5 (4.95%) Administrator
8 5 (4.95%) Support Technician
9 4 (3.96%) Junior
9 4 (3.96%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.96%) Service Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.74%) XML
2 25 (24.75%) HTML
3 21 (20.79%) .NET
3 21 (20.79%) ASP.NET
3 21 (20.79%) CSS
4 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.82%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.92%) AS400
2 8 (7.92%) LPAR
3 5 (4.95%) iSeries
3 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.95%) Clustering
4 3 (2.97%) EPoS
4 3 (2.97%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.97%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.98%) Statistics
5 2 (1.98%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.98%) Open Source
5 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.99%) Handset
6 1 (0.99%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (43.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (37.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (28.71%) Windows 7
5 19 (18.81%) Windows 8
6 18 (17.82%) Windows XP
7 17 (16.83%) Windows 2000 Server
8 16 (15.84%) Linux
9 3 (2.97%) UNIX
10 1 (0.99%) HPUX
10 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.82%) Mobile Application Development
2 16 (15.84%) ITIL
3 11 (10.89%) Data Protection
4 8 (7.92%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (5.94%) Configuration Management
6 5 (4.95%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (4.95%) Software Deployment
6 5 (4.95%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (3.96%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.97%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.97%) Time Management
8 3 (2.97%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.98%) Change Management
9 2 (1.98%) CRM
9 2 (1.98%) Performance Testing
9 2 (1.98%) Unit Testing
9 2 (1.98%) Network Management
9 2 (1.98%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (0.99%) Service Desk Management
10 1 (0.99%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 46 (45.54%) SQL
2 21 (20.79%) C#
3 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
3 18 (17.82%) XQuery
3 18 (17.82%) XPath
4 8 (7.92%) Java
5 5 (4.95%) COBOL
6 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.98%) VBScript
8 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.99%) Perl
8 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (15.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.94%) Degree
2 6 (5.94%) MCSE
3 4 (3.96%) MCSA
3 4 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.96%) MCITP
3 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.97%) MCTS
4 3 (2.97%) MCP
4 3 (2.97%) HND
4 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.98%) CCENT
5 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) CCNA
5 2 (1.98%) CCNP
5 2 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.99%) MCSM
6 1 (0.99%) CCIP
6 1 (0.99%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
2 4 (3.96%) SLA
3 2 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (36.63%) Active Directory
2 19 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (13.86%) XenApp
4 7 (6.93%) vSphere
5 5 (4.95%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.96%) qmail
6 4 (3.96%) Squid
7 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.98%) Firmware
7 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.99%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (17.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (3.96%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.97%) SCCM
4 1 (0.99%) SCOM
4 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.99%) WSUS
4 1 (0.99%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 71 (70.30%) Microsoft
2 26 (25.74%) VMware
3 23 (22.77%) Citrix
4 16 (15.84%) Cisco
5 15 (14.85%) HP
6 6 (5.94%) IBM
7 5 (4.95%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.95%) Symantec
8 3 (2.97%) Websense
8 3 (2.97%) Sage
9 2 (1.98%) Juniper
9 2 (1.98%) Dell
10 1 (0.99%) Apple
10 1 (0.99%) Vizioncore
10 1 (0.99%) Trustwave
10 1 (0.99%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.99%) McAfee
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