The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 67 92 83
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 75 73 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.15% 2.38% 2.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.24% 8.91% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 45
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £58,900 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Windows Server 2008
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
492 819 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.68% 26.66% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 335 471 502
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,121 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Scotland

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Scotland

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +36 42 £39,000 +2.63% 5
Edinburgh -5 19 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Renfrewshire - 7 £41,750 -
Argyll and Bute - 3 £30,500 -
Dundee +4 1 £32,500 +71.05%
Falkirk - 1 £22,000 - 1
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 147 (100.00%) Windows
2 105 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 101 (68.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 92 (62.59%) Active Directory
5 79 (53.74%) Microsoft
5 79 (53.74%) VMware
6 57 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 49 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 44 (29.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 40 (27.21%) Hyper-V
10 39 (26.53%) DHCP
10 39 (26.53%) DNS
11 35 (23.81%) ITIL
12 33 (22.45%) Citrix
13 28 (19.05%) PowerShell
14 27 (18.37%) Service Delivery
15 26 (17.69%) Exchange Server 2010
16 25 (17.01%) Windows 7
16 25 (17.01%) Cisco
16 25 (17.01%) MS Excel
16 25 (17.01%) SQL Server
17 24 (16.33%) Firewall
17 24 (16.33%) XenApp
17 24 (16.33%) vSphere
18 23 (15.65%) SCCM
19 22 (14.97%) SLA
20 21 (14.29%) SQL
20 21 (14.29%) SAN
21 20 (13.61%) TCP/IP
22 18 (12.24%) VPN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 49 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 26 (17.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (10.88%) IIS
4 13 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (8.16%) SharePoint
6 10 (6.80%) Skype for Business
7 8 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.04%) IBM Domino
9 3 (2.04%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.04%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.68%) Apache
10 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (17.01%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.16%) Office 365
2 11 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (26.53%) DHCP
1 39 (26.53%) DNS
2 24 (16.33%) Firewall
3 21 (14.29%) SAN
4 20 (13.61%) TCP/IP
5 18 (12.24%) VPN
6 12 (8.16%) VoIP
7 11 (7.48%) WAN
8 10 (6.80%) LAN
9 8 (5.44%) CTI
9 8 (5.44%) VLAN
10 7 (4.76%) NAS
10 7 (4.76%) Skype
11 3 (2.04%) Ethernet
11 3 (2.04%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.36%) ADSL
12 2 (1.36%) Internet
12 2 (1.36%) Network Security
12 2 (1.36%) Wireless
12 2 (1.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (6.12%) MySQL
3 9 (6.12%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.68%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 9 (6.12%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.68%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.68%) MSI
3 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 9 (6.12%) Finance
2 6 (4.08%) Back Office
3 2 (1.36%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.36%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (17.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (15.65%) Administrator
3 22 (14.97%) Analyst
4 17 (11.56%) Consultant
5 14 (9.52%) IT Support
5 14 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (8.84%) Support Analyst
7 11 (7.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (6.80%) IT Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (6.12%) IT Analyst
9 9 (6.12%) IT Support Analyst
9 9 (6.12%) Support Specialist
10 8 (5.44%) Genesys Specialist
10 8 (5.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 8 (5.44%) Security Engineer
10 8 (5.44%) Wintel Engineer
11 7 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
11 7 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.44%) VXML
2 3 (2.04%) HTML
2 3 (2.04%) XML
3 1 (0.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.84%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.12%) Replication
4 8 (5.44%) Clustering
4 8 (5.44%) IVR
5 5 (3.40%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.40%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.72%) iPhone
7 3 (2.04%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.04%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.36%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.36%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.36%) iPad
8 2 (1.36%) iSeries
8 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.36%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.36%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.68%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 147 (100.00%) Windows
2 105 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 101 (68.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (29.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (17.01%) Windows 7
6 16 (10.88%) Linux
7 12 (8.16%) Unix
7 12 (8.16%) Windows 10
8 9 (6.12%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.40%) Android
10 4 (2.72%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.04%) CentOS
11 3 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.36%) Solaris
13 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.68%) VMS
13 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.81%) ITIL
2 27 (18.37%) Service Delivery
3 13 (8.84%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (8.84%) Service Management
4 12 (8.16%) Virtual Environments
5 11 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (6.12%) Presales
8 8 (5.44%) Change Management
8 8 (5.44%) Coaching
8 8 (5.44%) ITIL V3
8 8 (5.44%) Trend Analysis
9 6 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (4.08%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.40%) Asset Management
10 5 (3.40%) CRM
10 5 (3.40%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.40%) Migration
10 5 (3.40%) Security Operations
11 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 21 (14.29%) SQL
3 12 (8.16%) VBScript
4 6 (4.08%) VB
5 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.36%) C#
7 2 (1.36%) C++
7 2 (1.36%) Java
7 2 (1.36%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.68%) Perl
8 1 (0.68%) Python
8 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.80%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (6.12%) MCSE
4 7 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.08%) Degree
6 5 (3.40%) CCNA
6 5 (3.40%) MCSA
7 3 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.36%) CCA
8 2 (1.36%) CCNP
8 2 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.36%) MCITP
8 2 (1.36%) MCP
9 1 (0.68%) CISSP
9 1 (0.68%) HND
9 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.97%) SLA
2 3 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 92 (62.59%) Active Directory
2 57 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (27.21%) Hyper-V
4 24 (16.33%) vSphere
4 24 (16.33%) XenApp
5 9 (6.12%) ISA Server
6 4 (2.72%) MetaFrame
7 3 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.36%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.36%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.36%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.36%) UAG
8 2 (1.36%) XenServer
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (15.65%) SCCM
2 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (2.72%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.72%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (2.72%) SCOM
4 2 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.68%) Ansible
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.68%) MOM
5 1 (0.68%) Nagios
5 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.68%) Puppet
5 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (53.74%) Microsoft
1 79 (53.74%) VMware
2 33 (22.45%) Citrix
3 25 (17.01%) Cisco
4 9 (6.12%) EMC
4 9 (6.12%) HP
4 9 (6.12%) Oracle
5 8 (5.44%) Dell
5 8 (5.44%) Genesys
6 5 (3.40%) Intel Security
6 5 (3.40%) Veeam
7 4 (2.72%) Apple
7 4 (2.72%) IBM
7 4 (2.72%) Symantec
8 3 (2.04%) CommVault
8 3 (2.04%) F5
8 3 (2.04%) Lotus
8 3 (2.04%) MobileIron
8 3 (2.04%) NetApp
8 3 (2.04%) Zerto
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