The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 23 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.00% 8.45% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.92% 25.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £22,500 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 47 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 52.00% 33.10% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 36 36
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £60,000 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Belfast

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 3 (42.86%) Symantec
5 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) CCNA
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (28.57%) CommVault
6 2 (28.57%) Veritas
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) Sophos
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
6 2 (28.57%) Clustering
6 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
6 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Server Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) Sophos
3 2 (28.57%) CommVault
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Compaq
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Acronis
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago