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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.55% - 4.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% - 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Median salary £32,000 - £24,000
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
36 19 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 27.27% 38.00% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 11
Median salary £33,500 £40,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Belfast

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 7 (50.00%) Citrix
5 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 6 (42.86%) Replication
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (35.71%) SAN
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) MS Office
7 5 (35.71%) ITIL
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 4 (28.57%) MCSE
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco
8 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
8 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (21.43%) Legal
9 3 (21.43%) Firmware
9 3 (21.43%) SLA
9 3 (21.43%) Python

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 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) IDOL
General
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Administrator
1 7 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Exchange Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Replication
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 2 (14.29%) Debian
7 1 (7.14%) NetWare
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Document Management
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 2 (14.29%) Process Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
6 1 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (7.14%) Email Filtering
6 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.14%) Server Patching
6 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) VB
2 3 (21.43%) VBScript
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) MCITP
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (7.14%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 3 (21.43%) DFS Replication
4 3 (21.43%) Firmware
4 3 (21.43%) XenApp
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
6 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) MOM
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Adobe
4 2 (14.29%) CommVault
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) IronPort
4 2 (14.29%) Kofax
4 2 (14.29%) OpenText
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) Novell
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Sun