The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Inverness region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 3 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 0 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Inverness 8.33% - 58.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% - 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £42,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Windows Server 2008
Highlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Inverness region.

Operating Systems Category
Inverness
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Inverness 41.67% 41.67% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Inverness

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Inverness region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Inverness

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Inverness

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Inverness region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Inverness

Windows Server 2008
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Inverness

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Inverness 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Inverness by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Inverness 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Server Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint