The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 4.76% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Windows Server 2008
West Lothian

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

Operating Systems Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 28.57% 62.75% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 22
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Livingston

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware