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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 95 113 103
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 60 43 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.11% 1.42% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.29% 6.12% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 50
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £26,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
646 703 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.72% 23.15% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 360 415 580
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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
Edinburgh +5 27 £41,000 +17.14% 4
Glasgow -8 16 £34,000 -12.25% 6
North Lanarkshire +4 9 £25,000 -
Aberdeen +12 2 £35,250 -14.02% 1
Fife - 2 £15,000 -
Falkirk - 1 - - 1
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,309 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £30,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 £18,000 - 1
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (73.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 84 (68.85%) Windows Server
3 84 (68.85%) Active Directory
4 65 (53.28%) Microsoft
5 59 (48.36%) VMware
6 52 (42.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 47 (38.52%) DNS
8 38 (31.15%) DHCP
9 37 (30.33%) MS Exchange
10 35 (28.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 34 (27.87%) SAN
12 32 (26.23%) ITIL
13 30 (24.59%) PowerShell
14 28 (22.95%) Cisco
15 27 (22.13%) MS Excel
15 27 (22.13%) Windows 7
16 26 (21.31%) SLA
16 26 (21.31%) Citrix
17 24 (19.67%) Hyper-V
18 22 (18.03%) vSphere
19 20 (16.39%) SCCM
19 20 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
20 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
20 19 (15.57%) IIS
20 19 (15.57%) MS Office
21 18 (14.75%) Linux
22 17 (13.93%) Microsoft Certification
23 16 (13.11%) EMC
23 16 (13.11%) SQL

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 37 (30.33%) MS Exchange
2 20 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (15.57%) IIS
4 10 (8.20%) SharePoint
5 9 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.10%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.46%) Apache
8 3 (2.46%) CMS
8 3 (2.46%) JBoss
8 3 (2.46%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.82%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (22.13%) MS Excel
2 19 (15.57%) MS Office
3 4 (3.28%) InfoPath
4 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.84%) Office 365
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.82%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.82%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (38.52%) DNS
2 38 (31.15%) DHCP
3 34 (27.87%) SAN
4 12 (9.84%) Firewall
4 12 (9.84%) VPN
4 12 (9.84%) WAN
5 11 (9.02%) LAN
6 8 (6.56%) TCP/IP
7 7 (5.74%) Wireless
8 5 (4.10%) SSL
9 4 (3.28%) HTTP
9 4 (3.28%) NAS
9 4 (3.28%) VoIP
10 3 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.46%) CTI
10 3 (2.46%) IPsec
10 3 (2.46%) Network Security
11 2 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.64%) WAAS
12 1 (0.82%) FirePass
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.82%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.82%) MSI
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.82%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (8.20%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Banking
3 4 (3.28%) Games
4 3 (2.46%) Back Office
4 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (20.49%) Analyst
2 20 (16.39%) Support Analyst
3 19 (15.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (13.11%) Administrator
5 13 (10.66%) Support Engineer
6 10 (8.20%) IT Engineer
6 10 (8.20%) Server Engineer
6 10 (8.20%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) Windows Server Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) 1st Line Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (6.56%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.74%) IT Support
9 7 (5.74%) Technical Specialist
10 6 (4.92%) Backup Administrator
10 6 (4.92%) PowerShell Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Storage Administrator
10 6 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.92%) Windows Specialist
11 5 (4.10%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.92%) Web Services
2 5 (4.10%) .NET
2 5 (4.10%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.10%) REST
3 4 (3.28%) Middleware
3 4 (3.28%) SOAP
3 4 (3.28%) WCF
3 4 (3.28%) XML
4 3 (2.46%) VXML
5 1 (0.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) Clustering
1 13 (10.66%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.28%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.28%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.46%) IVR
6 3 (2.46%) PKI
6 3 (2.46%) Replication
6 3 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.64%) AS400
7 2 (1.64%) iSeries
8 1 (0.82%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.82%) EPoS
8 1 (0.82%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.82%) FMCG
8 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.82%) Statistics
8 1 (0.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 122 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (73.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 84 (68.85%) Windows Server
4 35 (28.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (22.13%) Windows 7
6 18 (14.75%) Linux
7 13 (10.66%) Windows 8
8 12 (9.84%) Windows XP
9 8 (6.56%) Mac OS X
10 6 (4.92%) Unix
11 5 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.46%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.64%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.82%) Debian
14 1 (0.82%) Solaris
14 1 (0.82%) SUSE
14 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.23%) ITIL
2 11 (9.02%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (7.38%) Service Management
4 8 (6.56%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (5.74%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.92%) Change Management
6 6 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (4.92%) MVC
6 6 (4.92%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.10%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.10%) ITIL V3
7 5 (4.10%) Line Management
7 5 (4.10%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.10%) Security Operations
8 4 (3.28%) Facilities Management
8 4 (3.28%) High Availability
8 4 (3.28%) ITSM
8 4 (3.28%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.59%) PowerShell
2 16 (13.11%) SQL
3 11 (9.02%) C#
4 6 (4.92%) C++
5 5 (4.10%) VBA
6 4 (3.28%) Perl
6 4 (3.28%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.28%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.28%) VBScript
7 3 (2.46%) Java
7 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.64%) Ruby
9 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (13.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (12.30%) Degree
3 10 (8.20%) MCSE
4 7 (5.74%) MCSA
5 6 (4.92%) CCNA
5 6 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.10%) HND
6 5 (4.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.46%) MCP
7 3 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.64%) MCTS
8 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.82%) MCITP
9 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.31%) SLA
System Software
1 84 (68.85%) Active Directory
2 52 (42.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (19.67%) Hyper-V
4 22 (18.03%) vSphere
5 8 (6.56%) XenApp
6 3 (2.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (2.46%) MetaFrame
7 2 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.64%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.64%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.64%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.82%) Docker
8 1 (0.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.82%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (16.39%) SCCM
2 12 (9.84%) SCOM
3 8 (6.56%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (6.56%) Puppet
4 3 (2.46%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (2.46%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.64%) Ansible
5 2 (1.64%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.64%) WSUS
6 1 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 65 (53.28%) Microsoft
2 59 (48.36%) VMware
3 28 (22.95%) Cisco
4 26 (21.31%) Citrix
5 16 (13.11%) EMC
6 15 (12.30%) IBM
7 11 (9.02%) Dell
8 8 (6.56%) Apple
9 7 (5.74%) Symantec
10 6 (4.92%) Avaya
10 6 (4.92%) Intel Security
11 5 (4.10%) Oracle
11 5 (4.10%) Red Hat
11 5 (4.10%) Varonis
12 4 (3.28%) CA
12 4 (3.28%) HP
12 4 (3.28%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.46%) CommVault
13 3 (2.46%) Genesys
13 3 (2.46%) ServiceNow
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