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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 93 119 98
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 65 48 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.27% 1.52% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.50% 6.27% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 52
Median salary £32,500 £33,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £62,500 £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
684 765 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.91% 24.21% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 382 446 560
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +6 28 £34,000 -2.85% 9
Edinburgh +6 24 £35,000 +7.69% 9
North Lanarkshire - 5 £25,000 -
Fife - 2 £15,000 -
Aberdeen +6 1 £43,000 +4.87%
Falkirk - 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,309 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £30,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 £18,000 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 95 (73.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 93 (71.54%) Windows Server
4 89 (68.46%) Active Directory
5 64 (49.23%) Microsoft
6 60 (46.15%) VMware
7 51 (39.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 48 (36.92%) DNS
9 39 (30.00%) DHCP
10 38 (29.23%) MS Exchange
11 36 (27.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 33 (25.38%) SLA
12 33 (25.38%) SAN
12 33 (25.38%) ITIL
12 33 (25.38%) Hyper-V
13 32 (24.62%) Windows 7
14 31 (23.85%) Cisco
15 28 (21.54%) Citrix
16 27 (20.77%) MS Excel
17 24 (18.46%) PowerShell
18 22 (16.92%) SCCM
19 21 (16.15%) Linux
20 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
20 20 (15.38%) MS Office
21 18 (13.85%) Firewall
21 18 (13.85%) vSphere
21 18 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
22 17 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
23 16 (12.31%) Degree
24 15 (11.54%) Windows 8

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 38 (29.23%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (10.00%) IIS
4 12 (9.23%) SharePoint
5 10 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.08%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.31%) Apache
8 3 (2.31%) CMS
8 3 (2.31%) JBoss
8 3 (2.31%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.77%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (20.77%) MS Excel
2 20 (15.38%) MS Office
3 4 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.31%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.54%) Office 365
2 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.77%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.77%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (36.92%) DNS
2 39 (30.00%) DHCP
3 33 (25.38%) SAN
4 18 (13.85%) Firewall
5 13 (10.00%) VPN
5 13 (10.00%) WAN
6 11 (8.46%) TCP/IP
7 10 (7.69%) LAN
8 8 (6.15%) Wireless
9 6 (4.62%) VoIP
10 5 (3.85%) CTI
11 4 (3.08%) NAS
11 4 (3.08%) Network Security
11 4 (3.08%) SSL
12 3 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.31%) HTTP
12 3 (2.31%) IPsec
13 2 (1.54%) Ethernet
14 1 (0.77%) Internet
14 1 (0.77%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.31%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Eclipse
1 2 (1.54%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.54%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.77%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.77%) MSI
2 1 (0.77%) WinDbg
General
1 8 (6.15%) Banking
1 8 (6.15%) Finance
2 4 (3.08%) Games
3 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (18.46%) Analyst
3 17 (13.08%) Support Analyst
4 16 (12.31%) Administrator
5 13 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 12 (9.23%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (8.46%) Server Engineer
7 11 (8.46%) Windows Server Engineer
8 10 (7.69%) IT Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) 1st Line Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (6.15%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) IT Support
10 7 (5.38%) Support Specialist
10 7 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.62%) PowerShell Engineer
11 6 (4.62%) Technical Specialist
12 5 (3.85%) Genesys Specialist
12 5 (3.85%) Service Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) VXML
2 4 (3.08%) Middleware
2 4 (3.08%) REST
2 4 (3.08%) Web Services
3 3 (2.31%) .NET
3 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.31%) SOAP
3 3 (2.31%) WCF
3 3 (2.31%) XML
4 1 (0.77%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.69%) Clustering
2 10 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.85%) EqualLogic
4 5 (3.85%) IVR
4 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.08%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.31%) PKI
6 3 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.54%) AS400
7 2 (1.54%) iSeries
7 2 (1.54%) Replication
8 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.77%) EPoS
8 1 (0.77%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.77%) FMCG
8 1 (0.77%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.77%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 95 (73.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 93 (71.54%) Windows Server
4 36 (27.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (24.62%) Windows 7
6 21 (16.15%) Linux
7 15 (11.54%) Windows 8
8 11 (8.46%) Windows XP
9 8 (6.15%) Mac OS X
10 7 (5.38%) Unix
11 5 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.31%) Windows 10
12 3 (2.31%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.77%) Debian
13 1 (0.77%) Solaris
13 1 (0.77%) SUSE
13 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.38%) ITIL
2 11 (8.46%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (7.69%) Service Management
4 8 (6.15%) Change Management
4 8 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (6.15%) Security Operations
4 8 (6.15%) Service Delivery
5 7 (5.38%) ITIL V3
6 6 (4.62%) Line Management
6 6 (4.62%) MVC
6 6 (4.62%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 5 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (3.85%) Coaching
7 5 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (3.85%) Problem Management
7 5 (3.85%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (3.08%) High Availability
8 4 (3.08%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.46%) PowerShell
2 14 (10.77%) SQL
3 9 (6.92%) C#
4 6 (4.62%) C++
5 5 (3.85%) VBA
6 4 (3.08%) Perl
6 4 (3.08%) VBScript
7 3 (2.31%) Java
7 3 (2.31%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.31%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (12.31%) Degree
3 9 (6.92%) MCSE
4 7 (5.38%) CCNA
4 7 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.38%) MCSA
5 4 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.31%) HND
6 3 (2.31%) MCP
6 3 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.54%) MCTS
8 1 (0.77%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (25.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 89 (68.46%) Active Directory
2 51 (39.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (25.38%) Hyper-V
4 18 (13.85%) vSphere
5 9 (6.92%) XenApp
6 4 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (2.31%) MetaFrame
7 3 (2.31%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.54%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.54%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.54%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.77%) Docker
9 1 (0.77%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.77%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (16.92%) SCCM
2 12 (9.23%) SCOM
3 8 (6.15%) Puppet
4 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (3.08%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.08%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (3.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (2.31%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (2.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.54%) Ansible
8 2 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.77%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 64 (49.23%) Microsoft
2 60 (46.15%) VMware
3 31 (23.85%) Cisco
4 28 (21.54%) Citrix
5 14 (10.77%) IBM
6 13 (10.00%) EMC
7 9 (6.92%) Dell
8 8 (6.15%) Apple
9 7 (5.38%) Symantec
10 6 (4.62%) Avaya
10 6 (4.62%) HP
10 6 (4.62%) Intel Security
10 6 (4.62%) Oracle
11 5 (3.85%) Genesys
11 5 (3.85%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.85%) Varonis
12 4 (3.08%) CA
12 4 (3.08%) ServiceNow
12 4 (3.08%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.31%) CommVault
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