The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 14 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 6.51% 7.14% 5.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.40% 16.00% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 9
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +35.41%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Operating Systems Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 25 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.81% 44.64% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 23
Median salary £34,500 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -9 10 £34,500 +6.15% 2
County Londonderry - 1 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
4 7 (43.75%) Citrix
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (37.50%) Replication
5 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) SAN
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) MS Office
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) MCSE
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
7 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) SCOM
8 3 (18.75%) DFS Replication
8 3 (18.75%) Document Management
8 3 (18.75%) MCITP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) IDOL
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Exchange Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Site Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Debian
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) NetWare
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
2 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Document Management
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 2 (12.50%) Process Management
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (6.25%) Email Filtering
6 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Server Patching
6 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) VB
2 3 (18.75%) VBScript
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (18.75%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.25%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (18.75%) DFS Replication
4 3 (18.75%) Firmware
4 3 (18.75%) XenApp
5 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
1 3 (18.75%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) MOM
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Adobe
4 2 (12.50%) CommVault
4 2 (12.50%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) IronPort
4 2 (12.50%) Kofax
4 2 (12.50%) OpenText
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Novell
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Sun
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