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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 59 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.99% 5.47% 6.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.93% 21.60% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 44 38
Median salary £27,500 £38,500 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +49.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,700 £24,650 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £39,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
164 213 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.08% 25.33% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 148 196 149
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 30 September 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
4 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 22 (56.41%) Windows Server
6 21 (53.85%) VMware
7 18 (46.15%) ITIL
8 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
9 13 (33.33%) VPN
10 12 (30.77%) Cisco
11 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (25.64%) Citrix
12 10 (25.64%) Firewall
12 10 (25.64%) VoIP
12 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
13 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
13 9 (23.08%) LAN
13 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
14 8 (20.51%) XenDesktop
14 8 (20.51%) XenApp
15 7 (17.95%) Change Control
15 7 (17.95%) vSphere
15 7 (17.95%) Application Packaging
15 7 (17.95%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (17.95%) Project Management
16 6 (15.38%) Finance
16 6 (15.38%) DNS
16 6 (15.38%) DHCP
16 6 (15.38%) MS Office

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 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.69%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) VPN
2 10 (25.64%) Firewall
2 10 (25.64%) VoIP
3 9 (23.08%) LAN
4 6 (15.38%) DHCP
4 6 (15.38%) DNS
5 5 (12.82%) WAN
6 4 (10.26%) NAS
6 4 (10.26%) SAN
7 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.13%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (5.13%) Internet
8 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
8 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
8 2 (5.13%) VLAN
8 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Clustering
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (56.41%) Windows Server
4 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.26%) Linux
6 4 (10.26%) Unix
7 2 (5.13%) Android
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Application Packaging
2 7 (17.95%) Change Control
2 7 (17.95%) Project Management
3 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.69%) High Availability
4 3 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (5.13%) Coaching
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.13%) Presales
5 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Service Management
5 2 (5.13%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.56%) Database Security
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.95%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) MCITP
4 2 (5.13%) CCNA
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.13%) MCP
4 2 (5.13%) MCSE
4 2 (5.13%) MCTS
5 1 (2.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.51%) XenApp
3 8 (20.51%) XenDesktop
4 7 (17.95%) vSphere
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) SCCM
3 2 (5.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (53.85%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) Cisco
4 10 (25.64%) Citrix
5 4 (10.26%) Avaya
6 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.13%) Dell
7 2 (5.13%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (5.13%) EqualLogic
7 2 (5.13%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.56%) Mitel
8 1 (2.56%) RedGate
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