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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 73 82 84
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.97% 2.00% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.29% 8.28% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 13
Median salary £42,000 £38,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

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 170 314 234
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 18.36% 24.21% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 82 172 146
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.38% -0.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (80.77%) VMware
3 41 (78.85%) Windows Server
4 39 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 37 (71.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (61.54%) Active Directory
7 27 (51.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (46.15%) vSphere
9 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (42.31%) MS Exchange
11 21 (40.38%) Hyper-V
12 17 (32.69%) ITIL
13 16 (30.77%) Citrix
14 14 (26.92%) DHCP
14 14 (26.92%) DNS
15 12 (23.08%) VPN
15 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (23.08%) Service Delivery
16 11 (21.15%) XenApp
16 11 (21.15%) VBScript
17 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
17 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
17 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
17 10 (19.23%) SCCM
17 10 (19.23%) Firewall
18 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
18 8 (15.38%) Finance
18 8 (15.38%) VLAN
18 8 (15.38%) SQL
18 8 (15.38%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related 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 22 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (13.46%) IIS
3 7 (13.46%) Skype for Business
4 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) IaaS
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) DHCP
1 14 (26.92%) DNS
2 12 (23.08%) VPN
3 10 (19.23%) Firewall
3 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
4 8 (15.38%) SAN
4 8 (15.38%) VLAN
5 6 (11.54%) Skype
6 3 (5.77%) LAN
6 3 (5.77%) NAS
6 3 (5.77%) NetScaler
6 3 (5.77%) VSAN
6 3 (5.77%) WAN
7 2 (3.85%) ADSL
7 2 (3.85%) Internet
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.85%) IntelliJ
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.85%) MSI
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Consultant
1 15 (28.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) IT Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Security Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 8 (15.38%) IT Security Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) IT Support
5 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Technician
6 4 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Wintel Support
7 3 (5.77%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Replication
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.77%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) iSeries
2 3 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (78.85%) Windows Server
3 37 (71.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.62%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.85%) Linux
7 2 (3.85%) Unix
8 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) ITIL
2 12 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 7 (13.46%) Presales
4 6 (11.54%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (9.62%) IT Strategy
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (5.77%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.77%) Forensic Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) High Availability
7 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.77%) Service Management
8 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.85%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.85%) CRM
8 2 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (3.85%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (3.85%) Release Management
8 2 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) VBScript
2 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 8 (15.38%) SQL
4 5 (9.62%) VB
5 3 (5.77%) Python
6 2 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.38%) MCSE
3 3 (5.77%) CCA
3 3 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.77%) MCSA
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.92%) CCNA
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 32 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 27 (51.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (46.15%) vSphere
4 21 (40.38%) Hyper-V
5 11 (21.15%) XenApp
6 6 (11.54%) ISA Server
7 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.85%) XenServer
9 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) SCOM
2 2 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.92%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) MOM
3 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) VMware
2 39 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (30.77%) Citrix
4 5 (9.62%) Cisco
5 4 (7.69%) Veeam
6 3 (5.77%) CommVault
6 3 (5.77%) MobileIron
6 3 (5.77%) NetApp
6 3 (5.77%) Symantec
6 3 (5.77%) Zerto
7 2 (3.85%) Avaya
7 2 (3.85%) iManage
7 2 (3.85%) Interwoven
7 2 (3.85%) Sage
8 1 (1.92%) Apple
8 1 (1.92%) Dell
8 1 (1.92%) EMC
8 1 (1.92%) Intel Security
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