Period
to 18 February 2020

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 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 117 121 127
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.90% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.16% 4.37% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 16
Edinburgh median annual salary £29,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.00% -13.04% +108.14%
10th Percentile £21,100 £29,450 £27,813
90th Percentile £43,950 £55,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £36,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -20.00% +7.14%

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 416 504 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 22.07% 20.54% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 226 339 351
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -17.65%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,750 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +8.97% -7.14%

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 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (33.33%) CentOS
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet
6 2 (22.22%) Network Management
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) vCloud
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (22.22%) vCenter Server
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Android
6 2 (22.22%) iPhone
6 2 (22.22%) Azure
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby

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 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) VLAN
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) PBX
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (11.11%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) React
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iPhone
1 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) Debian
5 1 (11.11%) SUSE
5 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) HND
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) vCloud
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) vCenter Server
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) Veeam
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas