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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 22 12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - 1.61% 7.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.76% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Operating Systems Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 42.31% 33.87% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 24
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Informix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Kofax
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Gentran
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (50.00%) Gentran
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Kofax