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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 8.00% 23.08% 4.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 37.50% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £20,750 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.77% -41.95%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
9 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 36.00% 61.54% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 8
Average salary £40,000 £21,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -23.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £20,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Server Building
4 3 (42.86%) Ansible
4 3 (42.86%) Resilience Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
4 3 (42.86%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
4 3 (42.86%) Firmware
4 3 (42.86%) Dell
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) Veritas
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Designer
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Network Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) WAP
2 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Resilience Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Server Building
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) ISO22301
1 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Firmware
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Veritas
4 2 (28.57%) Sage
4 2 (28.57%) SAP