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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 62 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.35% 3.78% 3.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.84% 16.99% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 17
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,400 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,600 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
154 153 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.16% 22.27% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 143 141 119
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
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 8 December 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (74.19%) Windows Server
4 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
5 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
6 19 (61.29%) VMware
7 15 (48.39%) ITIL
8 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (32.26%) vSphere
9 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
10 9 (29.03%) DNS
10 9 (29.03%) Cisco
10 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
10 9 (29.03%) VoIP
10 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
11 8 (25.81%) Firewall
11 8 (25.81%) LAN
12 7 (22.58%) WAN
12 7 (22.58%) Linux
12 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
12 7 (22.58%) VPN
12 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (19.35%) Degree
13 6 (19.35%) Finance
13 6 (19.35%) MS Office
13 6 (19.35%) DHCP
13 6 (19.35%) Unix
14 5 (16.13%) IIS
14 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS

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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.45%) Apache
4 2 (6.45%) JBoss
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (19.35%) MS Office
3 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.68%) Office 365
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
1 9 (29.03%) VoIP
2 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) LAN
3 7 (22.58%) VPN
3 7 (22.58%) WAN
4 6 (19.35%) DHCP
5 4 (12.90%) NAS
5 4 (12.90%) SAN
6 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
7 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
3 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) IT Support
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) LAMP
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Clustering
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Replication
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (74.19%) Windows Server
4 7 (22.58%) Linux
5 6 (19.35%) Unix
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
7 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.45%) Android
8 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.23%) CentOS
9 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) High Availability
2 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.45%) Application Packaging
3 2 (6.45%) Change Control
3 2 (6.45%) Coaching
3 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.45%) DevOps
3 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
3 2 (6.45%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Service Management
3 2 (6.45%) Software Distribution
3 2 (6.45%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Database Security
4 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.23%) Security Management
4 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.45%) Perl
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) R
3 1 (3.23%) Ruby
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) MCSE
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (6.45%) MCP
4 2 (6.45%) MCSA
4 2 (6.45%) MCTS
4 2 (6.45%) RHCE
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.23%) MCITP
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (32.26%) vSphere
4 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.68%) XenApp
5 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) SCCM
3 2 (6.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 19 (61.29%) VMware
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.68%) Avaya
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 2 (6.45%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle
7 1 (3.23%) Radware
7 1 (3.23%) RedGate