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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.08% 6.33% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 19.23% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £23,500 £28,750 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.26% +18.55%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
33 26 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 22.92% 32.91% 56.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 12
Median salary £33,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £12,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £48,000
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 9 December 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (41.67%) Replication
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (33.33%) Office 365
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 10

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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) IDOL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Exchange Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (16.67%) Debian
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Document Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Presales
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) DFS Replication
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (16.67%) XenServer
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Veeam
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe
4 2 (16.67%) Forcepoint
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) IronPort
4 2 (16.67%) Kofax
4 2 (16.67%) OpenText
4 2 (16.67%) Sophos
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Polycom
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec