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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 32 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.98% 0.76% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.30% 4.76% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £37,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £37,500 £30,000
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
43 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 21.29% 15.91% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 32
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Newport region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Newport

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) VMware
3 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
5 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
6 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
7 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
9 10 (41.67%) SAN
9 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (20.83%) Firewall
11 5 (20.83%) Cisco
11 5 (20.83%) DHCP
11 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
11 5 (20.83%) DNS
11 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
12 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (16.67%) Terminal Services
13 3 (12.50%) SLA
13 3 (12.50%) SQL
13 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
14 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
14 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (8.33%) IIS
14 2 (8.33%) T-SQL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) IIS
6 1 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) IPv4
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) DBA
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.17%) IT Support
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Exchange Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Implementation Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) COM
1 1 (4.17%) XML
1 1 (4.17%) XSD
1 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Replication
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.17%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 4 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) Lotus
4 1 (4.17%) Dell Compellent