The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 25 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.48% 2.81% 4.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 21.88% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 8
Average salary £42,000 £33,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.37% +42.55%
UK excluding London average 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 Newport region.

Operating Systems Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 32 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 13.30% 12.85% 50.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 99
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Newport region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Newport

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) VCP5
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (20.00%) Red Gate
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Database Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Database Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) VCP5
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCA
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSD
2 1 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Red Gate
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago