The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.94% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Windows Server 2008
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 25.00% 40.51% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 23
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in West Lothian

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 2 £26,000 -
Windows Server 2008
Scotland

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle