The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 5.00% - 10.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.82% - 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
Average salary £24,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 75 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 56.67% 59.06% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 20
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows Server 2008
West Lothian

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
Salary Histogram in Livingston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Livingston region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Livingston

Windows Server 2008
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Gentran
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Informix
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) GIS
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Kofax

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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%) Gentran
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Informix
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Kofax
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat