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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 50 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.67% 5.85% 3.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.56% 23.03% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 23
Median salary £34,000 £31,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,990 £40,900
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
147 178 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.11% 25.39% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 131 138 146
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £42,500
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 29 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (83.72%) Active Directory
3 32 (74.42%) Windows Server
4 31 (72.09%) VMware
5 29 (67.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (48.84%) MS Exchange
7 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
7 20 (46.51%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (34.88%) Cisco
10 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (32.56%) Firewall
11 13 (30.23%) Windows 7
12 12 (27.91%) ITIL
13 10 (23.26%) Citrix
14 9 (20.93%) VPN
14 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
14 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
14 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (18.60%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (18.60%) DHCP
15 8 (18.60%) Unix
15 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
15 8 (18.60%) SAN
16 7 (16.28%) Finance
16 7 (16.28%) LAN
16 7 (16.28%) DNS
16 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
17 6 (13.95%) vSphere
17 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007

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 21 (48.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.65%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) Firewall
2 9 (20.93%) VPN
3 8 (18.60%) DHCP
3 8 (18.60%) SAN
4 7 (16.28%) DNS
4 7 (16.28%) LAN
5 4 (9.30%) IP Telephony
5 4 (9.30%) VoIP
5 4 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.98%) SSL
6 3 (6.98%) WAN
7 2 (4.65%) VLAN
8 1 (2.33%) Internet
8 1 (2.33%) NAS
8 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 2 (4.65%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Support Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Technical Support
6 5 (11.63%) Administrator
6 5 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.63%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.98%) IT Support
8 3 (6.98%) Project Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Supervisor
9 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
1 1 (2.33%) XML
1 1 (2.33%) XSD
1 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (6.98%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) PMI
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Windows Server
3 29 (67.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (30.23%) Windows 7
6 8 (18.60%) Unix
7 6 (13.95%) Linux
7 6 (13.95%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) ITIL
2 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
3 8 (18.60%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (9.30%) Coaching
4 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.30%) Performance Management
4 4 (9.30%) Service Management
5 3 (6.98%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.98%) High Availability
5 3 (6.98%) Presales
5 3 (6.98%) QMS
5 3 (6.98%) Quality Management
5 3 (6.98%) Software Distribution
5 3 (6.98%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.65%) Application Packaging
6 2 (4.65%) Change Control
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
7 1 (2.33%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.30%) MCITP
3 3 (6.98%) CCNA
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.98%) MCSA
4 2 (4.65%) CCEE
4 2 (4.65%) CCIA
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.65%) MCSE
4 2 (4.65%) MCTS
5 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (83.72%) Active Directory
2 20 (46.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.95%) vSphere
5 3 (6.98%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.65%) XenApp
6 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (72.09%) VMware
2 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.88%) Cisco
4 10 (23.26%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) Avaya
6 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.98%) Dell
7 3 (6.98%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (2.33%) Mitel
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