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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 27 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.60% 5.49% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.87% 20.83% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £23,500 £37,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
46 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 23.96% 26.37% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 6
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 January 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 5 (55.56%) Veeam
6 4 (44.44%) XenApp
6 4 (44.44%) XenServer
6 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 4 (44.44%) Office 365
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (44.44%) IBM
6 4 (44.44%) MCSA
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 4 (44.44%) Citrix
6 4 (44.44%) Replication
6 4 (44.44%) Sophos
6 4 (44.44%) Forcepoint
7 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (22.22%) Windows 7

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 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Exchange Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Presales
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 4 (44.44%) XenServer
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Veeam
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) Forcepoint
4 4 (44.44%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) Sophos
5 2 (22.22%) IronPort
6 1 (11.11%) Polycom
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec