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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 77 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 69 78 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.74% 2.36% 3.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.61% 9.02% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 51
Median salary £35,000 £32,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £22,950 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £49,000 £50,000
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
547 865 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.70% 26.12% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 370 493 591
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,600 £52,900
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 September 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 September 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 +25 31 £36,000 -4.00% 4
Edinburgh +6 27 £36,250 +13.28% 5
Renfrewshire - 3 - -
West Lothian - 3 £28,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Fife - 1 £31,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £40,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Windows
2 102 (76.12%) Windows Server
3 89 (66.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 80 (59.70%) Active Directory
5 55 (41.04%) Microsoft
6 53 (39.55%) VMware
7 41 (30.60%) MS Exchange
8 40 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (28.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (27.61%) Hyper-V
11 36 (26.87%) SLA
12 34 (25.37%) DNS
13 32 (23.88%) DHCP
14 30 (22.39%) ITIL
15 26 (19.40%) Cisco
16 25 (18.66%) SQL Server
17 24 (17.91%) Service Delivery
18 23 (17.16%) Citrix
18 23 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2010
19 22 (16.42%) Windows 7
20 21 (15.67%) PowerShell
20 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
20 21 (15.67%) Linux
21 19 (14.18%) Microsoft Certification
22 18 (13.43%) Firewall
23 17 (12.69%) SAN
23 17 (12.69%) SQL
23 17 (12.69%) Data Centre
24 16 (11.94%) SCCM
24 16 (11.94%) XenApp

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 41 (30.60%) MS Exchange
2 23 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.96%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (8.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (6.72%) Skype for Business
6 7 (5.22%) IIS
7 5 (3.73%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.24%) CMS
9 3 (2.24%) IBM Domino
9 3 (2.24%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.24%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.75%) Apache
10 1 (0.75%) JBoss
10 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.72%) MS Office
3 3 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.19%) Office 365
2 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.37%) DNS
2 32 (23.88%) DHCP
3 18 (13.43%) Firewall
4 17 (12.69%) SAN
5 15 (11.19%) VoIP
6 13 (9.70%) WAN
7 11 (8.21%) CTI
7 11 (8.21%) LAN
7 11 (8.21%) TCP/IP
8 10 (7.46%) VPN
9 5 (3.73%) Skype
10 4 (2.99%) NAS
11 3 (2.24%) Ethernet
11 3 (2.24%) VLAN
11 3 (2.24%) Wireless
12 2 (1.49%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.75%) HTTP
13 1 (0.75%) IPv4
13 1 (0.75%) MPLS
13 1 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.96%) Oracle Database
2 12 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.97%) MySQL
4 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (3.73%) Finance
2 2 (1.49%) Back Office
2 2 (1.49%) Banking
2 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
2 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.49%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (17.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (17.16%) Analyst
3 21 (15.67%) Administrator
4 13 (9.70%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (8.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 12 (8.96%) Support Analyst
5 12 (8.96%) Support Specialist
6 11 (8.21%) Genesys Specialist
6 11 (8.21%) Server Engineer
6 11 (8.21%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (6.72%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.72%) Windows Server Engineer
8 8 (5.97%) DBA
9 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support
9 6 (4.48%) IT Engineer
9 6 (4.48%) PowerShell Engineer
9 6 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (2.99%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.21%) VXML
2 3 (2.24%) HTML
2 3 (2.24%) XML
3 1 (0.75%) .NET
3 1 (0.75%) Middleware
3 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.21%) IVR
4 8 (5.97%) Clustering
5 6 (4.48%) Replication
6 5 (3.73%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.24%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.24%) EMC VNX
8 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.49%) iSeries
10 1 (0.75%) AS400
10 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.75%) iPad
10 1 (0.75%) iPhone
10 1 (0.75%) PKI
10 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 134 (100.00%) Windows
2 102 (76.12%) Windows Server
3 89 (66.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (28.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (16.42%) Windows 7
6 21 (15.67%) Linux
7 15 (11.19%) Unix
8 12 (8.96%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.73%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.99%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.24%) CentOS
11 3 (2.24%) Solaris
11 3 (2.24%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.49%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.75%) Debian
13 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.39%) ITIL
2 24 (17.91%) Service Delivery
3 14 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (9.70%) Change Management
4 13 (9.70%) Service Management
5 12 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (8.21%) Coaching
6 11 (8.21%) ITIL V3
6 11 (8.21%) Security Operations
6 11 (8.21%) Trend Analysis
7 8 (5.97%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (5.22%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (4.48%) Migration
9 6 (4.48%) MVC
10 4 (2.99%) DevOps
10 4 (2.99%) Network Management
10 4 (2.99%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.24%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 3 (2.24%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.67%) PowerShell
2 17 (12.69%) SQL
3 8 (5.97%) C++
4 6 (4.48%) C#
5 4 (2.99%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.24%) Java
6 3 (2.24%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.24%) VBScript
7 2 (1.49%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.49%) VBA
8 1 (0.75%) Perl
8 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (14.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.96%) MCSE
3 10 (7.46%) CCNA
3 10 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (5.97%) Degree
5 7 (5.22%) MCSA
6 4 (2.99%) MCP
7 3 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.49%) HND
8 2 (1.49%) MCITP
8 2 (1.49%) MCTS
9 1 (0.75%) CCNP
9 1 (0.75%) CISSP
9 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (26.87%) SLA
2 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (59.70%) Active Directory
2 40 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (27.61%) Hyper-V
4 16 (11.94%) XenApp
5 8 (5.97%) vSphere
6 3 (2.24%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.24%) MetaFrame
6 3 (2.24%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.75%) UAG
8 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (11.94%) SCCM
2 7 (5.22%) SCOM
3 6 (4.48%) Backup Exec
3 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.24%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (2.24%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.75%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (41.04%) Microsoft
2 53 (39.55%) VMware
3 26 (19.40%) Cisco
4 23 (17.16%) Citrix
5 12 (8.96%) Oracle
6 11 (8.21%) Genesys
7 10 (7.46%) EMC
8 8 (5.97%) HP
9 6 (4.48%) Dell
10 5 (3.73%) Symantec
11 4 (2.99%) Apple
11 4 (2.99%) IBM
11 4 (2.99%) Intel Security
11 4 (2.99%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.24%) Avaya
12 3 (2.24%) CommVault
12 3 (2.24%) Lotus
12 3 (2.24%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.49%) F5
13 2 (1.49%) NetApp
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