The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Newport region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.40% 2.78% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 11.11% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 6
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Operating Systems Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 12.59% 25.00% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 18
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -15.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
South Wales

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 28 July 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Red Gate
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Database Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Database Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VCP5
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Red Gate
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle