The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 42 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.10% 3.63% 4.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.39% 15.38% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 26
Median salary £32,500 £27,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £19,300 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
127 169 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.13% 23.60% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 113 148 156
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £49,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff 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 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 20 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (80.77%) VMware
4 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
5 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
6 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
8 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
8 11 (42.31%) DNS
9 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 10 (38.46%) Linux
10 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (30.77%) Office 365
11 8 (30.77%) ITIL
11 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
12 7 (26.92%) IIS
12 7 (26.92%) Unix
12 7 (26.92%) MCSE
12 7 (26.92%) Cisco
12 7 (26.92%) SAN
12 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (26.92%) vSphere
13 6 (23.08%) Firewall
14 5 (19.23%) LAN
14 5 (19.23%) WAN
14 5 (19.23%) SQL
14 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (15.38%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.69%) Apache
5 2 (7.69%) JBoss
5 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (30.77%) Office 365
4 2 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.85%) IaaS
5 1 (3.85%) PaaS
5 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) DNS
2 7 (26.92%) SAN
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
4 5 (19.23%) LAN
4 5 (19.23%) WAN
5 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) DHCP
6 3 (11.54%) NAS
6 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.54%) VLAN
6 3 (11.54%) VoIP
7 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.85%) HTTP
7 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.85%) Ant
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Support
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
4 10 (38.46%) Linux
5 7 (26.92%) Unix
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.85%) CentOS
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) DevOps
2 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) High Availability
3 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Security Management
3 1 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) R
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (26.92%) MCSE
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (15.38%) MCSA
5 3 (11.54%) CCA
5 3 (11.54%) CCNA
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (7.69%) Degree
6 2 (7.69%) RHCE
7 1 (3.85%) MCITP
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
4 7 (26.92%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) vCloud
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.69%) XenServer
6 1 (3.85%) Firmware
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.85%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) EqualLogic
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) EMC
5 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Avaya
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Radware
6 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago