Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 99 90
Rank change year-on-year -24 -9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 28 33 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.05% 1.51% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.05% 7.10% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 36
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £27,625 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +108.14% -26.33% -5.06%
10th Percentile £27,813 £22,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £50,875 £68,500
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 554 465 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.69% 21.29% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 351 321 383
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,000 £24,050
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £39,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00% +6.67%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (89.29%) Windows Server
3 25 (89.29%) Active Directory
4 19 (67.86%) VMware
5 17 (60.71%) Hyper-V
6 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (57.14%) ITIL
7 14 (50.00%) PowerShell
8 13 (46.43%) Citrix
9 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (42.86%) MCSE
10 11 (39.29%) DHCP
10 11 (39.29%) DNS
10 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
10 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (32.14%) Cisco
11 9 (32.14%) Validation
12 8 (28.57%) SAN
12 8 (28.57%) Virtual Team
12 8 (28.57%) Performance Management
12 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (25.00%) CCNA
13 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (25.00%) MCP
13 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (25.00%) Firewall
13 7 (25.00%) SCCM
14 6 (21.43%) Facilities Management

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) DHCP
1 11 (39.29%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) SAN
3 7 (25.00%) Firewall
4 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.86%) VLAN
4 5 (17.86%) VPN
5 4 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) IT Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Support
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Trainer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (89.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) Validation
3 8 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (21.43%) Application Packaging
5 6 (21.43%) Facilities Management
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (14.29%) Change Management
6 4 (14.29%) Coaching
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
9 1 (3.57%) ERP
9 1 (3.57%) Migration
9 1 (3.57%) Project Management
9 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) MCSE
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCNA
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 25 (89.29%) Active Directory
2 17 (60.71%) Hyper-V
3 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (21.43%) vSphere
5 5 (17.86%) XenApp
5 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.57%) vCloud
7 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (17.86%) SCOM
3 2 (7.14%) Puppet
3 2 (7.14%) WSUS
4 1 (3.57%) Ansible
4 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) VMware
2 13 (46.43%) Citrix
3 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) Cisco
5 4 (14.29%) EMC
5 4 (14.29%) Google
5 4 (14.29%) HP
5 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.57%) Ivanti
6 1 (3.57%) McAfee
6 1 (3.57%) Spiceworks