The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 34 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 36 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.43% 4.88% 5.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.37% 31.33% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 21
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,400 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
196 83 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.56% 15.57% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 173 69 82
Average salary £33,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
South Wales

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cardiff

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (81.67%) VMware
3 44 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (56.67%) MS Exchange
6 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
7 28 (46.67%) Cisco
8 26 (43.33%) Active Directory
9 22 (36.67%) ITIL
10 21 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (31.67%) HP
11 19 (31.67%) SAN
11 19 (31.67%) Exchange Server 2003
12 18 (30.00%) SQL
13 17 (28.33%) IIS
13 17 (28.33%) TCP/IP
14 15 (25.00%) Citrix
15 14 (23.33%) DNS
15 14 (23.33%) Firewall
15 14 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (23.33%) Hyper-V
15 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2013
16 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
16 13 (21.67%) MCSE
17 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
17 10 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (16.67%) CCNA
17 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 34 (56.67%) MS Exchange
2 19 (31.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (28.33%) IIS
4 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 4 (6.67%) Commerce Server
8 4 (6.67%) CMS
8 4 (6.67%) Lync
9 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.67%) WorkSite
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
3 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.67%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.67%) SAN
2 17 (28.33%) TCP/IP
3 14 (23.33%) DNS
3 14 (23.33%) Firewall
4 6 (10.00%) Internet
5 5 (8.33%) NAS
5 5 (8.33%) DHCP
6 4 (6.67%) WAN
6 4 (6.67%) LAN
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.67%) ADSL
8 1 (1.67%) VoIP
8 1 (1.67%) VPN
8 1 (1.67%) OSPF
8 1 (1.67%) BGP
8 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Server Support
3 9 (15.00%) Server Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Server Technician
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Server Support Technician
6 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Server Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
2 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.67%) CSS
3 1 (1.67%) DHTML
3 1 (1.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Clustering
2 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 42 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.00%) Linux
4 9 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (13.33%) Solaris
6 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) ITIL
2 7 (11.67%) Change Management
3 6 (10.00%) Service Management
3 6 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (10.00%) Competitive Intelligence
3 6 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.67%) Network Design
6 1 (1.67%) Project Management
6 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) VBScript
2 1 (1.67%) C
2 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (21.67%) MCSE
3 10 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (16.67%) CCNA
4 9 (15.00%) Degree
5 6 (10.00%) RHCE
6 4 (6.67%) MCP
6 4 (6.67%) CCA
6 4 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (6.67%) CCNP
7 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
7 2 (3.33%) ISEB
8 1 (1.67%) VCP5
8 1 (1.67%) MCSA
8 1 (1.67%) CCDP
8 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 21 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (23.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.67%) XenApp
5 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (81.67%) VMware
2 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 28 (46.67%) Cisco
4 19 (31.67%) HP
5 15 (25.00%) Citrix
6 8 (13.33%) NetApp
6 8 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.33%) IBM
8 4 (6.67%) Dell
9 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.67%) Veeam
10 1 (1.67%) Adobe
10 1 (1.67%) Juniper
10 1 (1.67%) Sage
10 1 (1.67%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.67%) SonicWALL
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Attractive Benefits, Bonus & Training
Posted: 8 days ago
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Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
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