The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 83 85
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.90% 2.08% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 7.67% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 7
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,950 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,100 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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

Operating System Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 176 352 286
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 14.46% 27.12% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 116 174 145
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Glasgow

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Glasgow over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) LAN
8 7 (35.00%) WAN
8 7 (35.00%) Banking
8 7 (35.00%) Finance
8 7 (35.00%) vSphere
9 6 (30.00%) VPN
10 5 (25.00%) DNS
10 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000
10 5 (25.00%) ODBC
10 5 (25.00%) VB
10 5 (25.00%) C#
10 5 (25.00%) C++
10 5 (25.00%) Java
10 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 5 (25.00%) Retail
10 5 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (25.00%) Degree
10 5 (25.00%) WFM

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) LAN
1 7 (35.00%) WAN
2 6 (30.00%) VPN
3 5 (25.00%) DNS
4 4 (20.00%) DHCP
4 4 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) VLAN
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.00%) SAN
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.00%) IPv4
7 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) MSDE
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (10.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) MSI
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Graduate
1 5 (25.00%) Graduate Systems Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 4 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Graduate Desktop Support
2 4 (20.00%) Graduate Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (15.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) ODBC
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Analytics
1 5 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (25.00%) WFM
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (10.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) Task Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) C++
2 5 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) VBScript
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
1 5 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (35.00%) vSphere
4 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.00%) XenApp
6 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Verint
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) McAfee
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) IBM