Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 137 93
Rank change year-on-year +18 -44 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 18 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.29% 0.71% 2.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.23% 3.31% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 40
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -34.78% +70.37%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,125 £39,975
90th Percentile £58,627 £62,500 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £35,835 £34,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.63% -8.67% +10.29%

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 555 544 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.70% 21.47% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 310 336 386
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -2.14%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,125 £68,750 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 23 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
3 22 (75.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (75.86%) Windows Server
4 15 (51.72%) DHCP
5 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
5 14 (48.28%) DNS
6 13 (44.83%) SQL
7 12 (41.38%) IIS
7 12 (41.38%) HTTP
7 12 (41.38%) IBM
7 12 (41.38%) Firewall
7 12 (41.38%) Risk Management
7 12 (41.38%) IBM HTTP Server
7 12 (41.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (34.48%) Mentoring
8 10 (34.48%) SDLC
8 10 (34.48%) Windows 10
8 10 (34.48%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 10 (34.48%) Proactive Management
8 10 (34.48%) Decision-Making
8 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (34.48%) Service Management
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
9 8 (27.59%) Office 365
9 8 (27.59%) Azure
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (20.69%) Linux
11 6 (20.69%) Wi-Fi

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 12 (41.38%) IBM HTTP Server
1 12 (41.38%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Azure
1 8 (27.59%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) AWS
2 1 (3.45%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) DHCP
2 14 (48.28%) DNS
2 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
3 12 (41.38%) Firewall
3 12 (41.38%) HTTP
4 6 (20.69%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (17.24%) LAN
5 5 (17.24%) VoIP
5 5 (17.24%) WAN
6 3 (10.34%) ADSL
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (10.34%) VLAN
6 3 (10.34%) VPN
7 1 (3.45%) NAS
7 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Administrator
2 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) IT Technician
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.90%) iPhone
2 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.45%) CCTV
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (34.48%) Windows 10
4 6 (20.69%) Linux
5 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.34%) CentOS
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.90%) Android
7 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.45%) Debian
8 1 (3.45%) SUSE
8 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Risk Management
1 12 (41.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (34.48%) Decision-Making
2 10 (34.48%) Mentoring
2 10 (34.48%) Proactive Management
2 10 (34.48%) SDLC
2 10 (34.48%) Service Management
3 5 (17.24%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 5 (17.24%) Customer-Centricity
4 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Security Patching
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) ERP
6 2 (6.90%) Network Management
7 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
2 10 (34.48%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 2 (6.90%) vCloud
3 2 (6.90%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) NFS
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.45%) DameWare
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) IBM
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) Apple
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) Dell
4 3 (10.34%) MobileIron
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (10.34%) Symantec
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) Veritas
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) LaCie
6 1 (3.45%) Panasonic