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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.63% 3.74% 6.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 9.09% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £28,500 £33,750
UK excluding London average 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
48 44 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 33.80% 41.12% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 37
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £25,837
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +16.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -2 8 £37,500 +66.66% 2
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) Office 365
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) SAN
5 6 (42.86%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) IIS
7 4 (28.57%) BMC
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Remedy
8 3 (21.43%) SLA
8 3 (21.43%) MS Office
9 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 2 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 2 (14.29%) Cisco
9 2 (14.29%) BT
10 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.14%) NetWare
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
1 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.14%) EMC Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) MOM
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) BMC
3 4 (28.57%) Remedy
4 2 (14.29%) BT
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Meraki
5 1 (7.14%) Novell
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) Sun
County Down
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
County Armagh
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago