The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 17 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 14.81% 6.52% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.63% 23.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Average salary £35,250 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
Windows Server 2008
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 50.00% 28.26% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 7
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £20,000 £48,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £59,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Caerphilly

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 8 (66.67%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (50.00%) ISO 9001
5 6 (50.00%) DNS
5 6 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (50.00%) MCSE
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
6 5 (41.67%) Citrix
6 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
7 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Server
7 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (33.33%) SAP Certification
7 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (33.33%) Clustering
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) CMS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) Commerce Server
1 4 (33.33%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 4 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MCSE
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Certification
2 4 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (16.67%) MCITP
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) Firmware
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
2 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) SCSM
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) NetApp
4 4 (33.33%) Veritas
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (33.33%) Dell
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) SAP
4 4 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 2 (16.67%) Veeam