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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 20 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.19% 4.55% 3.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.58% 20.83% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Median salary £37,500 £26,250 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -0.94%
UK excluding London median 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
19 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 19.59% 21.82% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 20
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £22,500 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) Office 365
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (36.36%) IIS
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) BMC
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (36.36%) Remedy
7 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (18.18%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (18.18%) Computer Security
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
8 2 (18.18%) Project Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) NetWare
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Security
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (18.18%) EMC Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (18.18%) ISA Server
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) BMC
2 4 (36.36%) Remedy
3 2 (18.18%) BT
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Novell
3 2 (18.18%) Sun