The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 37 30
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 3.45% 2.93% 6.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.64% 8.43% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 16
Median salary £22,500 £47,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.63% +86.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £47,500 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,615 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -3.95% +1.44%  

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 Gloucester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 81 83 126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 39.90% 34.73% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 78 36 100
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucester over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (93.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (67.74%) DV Cleared
3 21 (67.74%) Security Cleared
4 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
5 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (48.39%) VMware
6 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
6 14 (45.16%) ITIL
7 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
7 12 (38.71%) XML
7 12 (38.71%) SMTP
7 12 (38.71%) NNTP
7 12 (38.71%) X.400
7 12 (38.71%) X.500
7 12 (38.71%) PowerShell
7 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Management
7 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
8 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
8 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
8 9 (29.03%) Linux
9 7 (22.58%) Cisco
10 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
10 6 (19.35%) Unix
11 5 (16.13%) Solaris
11 5 (16.13%) Windows 2000

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) NNTP
1 12 (38.71%) SMTP
1 12 (38.71%) X.400
1 12 (38.71%) X.500
2 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Support Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) IT Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) ArcSight Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix Support
7 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) XML
2 5 (16.13%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (9.68%) Cybercrime
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (93.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
4 9 (29.03%) Linux
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (19.35%) Unix
6 5 (16.13%) Solaris
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 2000
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
9 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
10 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (16.13%) Content Development
3 5 (16.13%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (16.13%) SIEM
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (12.90%) Information Assurance
4 4 (12.90%) Logistics
4 4 (12.90%) Security Operations
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) Communications Security
6 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Use Case
6 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (38.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) DV Cleared
1 21 (67.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) GPG13
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
2 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) ArcSight
4 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
4 5 (16.13%) Crossbeam
4 5 (16.13%) F5
4 5 (16.13%) Juniper
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 5 (16.13%) Palo Alto
4 5 (16.13%) Splunk
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.45%) Apple
7 1 (3.23%) CommVault
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Meru Networks