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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 56 50 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.60% 3.92% 4.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.44% 17.57% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 24
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,200 £40,100
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
121 148 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.49% 22.29% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 112 132 138
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
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 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 13 (72.22%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) DNS
5 8 (44.44%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (44.44%) vSphere
6 7 (38.89%) ITIL
6 7 (38.89%) Firewall
7 6 (33.33%) Finance
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (33.33%) Unix
8 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco
8 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
9 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 4 (22.22%) NAS
9 4 (22.22%) Office 365
9 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
9 4 (22.22%) DHCP
9 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 4 (22.22%) IIS
9 4 (22.22%) VPN
9 4 (22.22%) SAN
9 4 (22.22%) Red Hat

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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) JBoss
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (22.22%) Office 365
4 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) IaaS
4 1 (5.56%) PaaS
4 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) NAS
3 4 (22.22%) SAN
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.56%) HTTP
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.11%) Coaching
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) R
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) RHCE
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) vSphere
3 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 3 (16.67%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Radware
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