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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 6.29% 5.04% 5.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.81% 13.73% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 11
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £31,000
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
42 51 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 26.42% 36.69% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 35
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 8 £36,250 +17.88% 3
Newry - 1 £32,500 -
County Down - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (70.59%) VMware
5 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
6 9 (52.94%) ITIL
7 8 (47.06%) Citrix
7 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
8 7 (41.18%) SAN
9 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
9 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (35.29%) Replication
10 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (29.41%) MCSE
10 5 (29.41%) IIS
10 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (29.41%) SLA
10 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
11 4 (23.53%) BMC
11 4 (23.53%) Remedy
11 4 (23.53%) Cisco
11 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (23.53%) .NET
11 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
11 4 (23.53%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
11 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared

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 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) IDOL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Site Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) COM
3 1 (5.88%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (35.29%) Replication
2 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) NetWare
4 2 (11.76%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
3 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Document Management
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Computer Security
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
6 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.76%) Process Management
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.88%) Email Filtering
7 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.88%) Server Patching
7 1 (5.88%) Time Management
7 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (5.88%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
1 3 (17.65%) VB
1 3 (17.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) MCSE
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) MCITP
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (11.76%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (11.76%) EMC Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (17.65%) DFS Replication
4 3 (17.65%) Firmware
4 3 (17.65%) XenApp
5 2 (11.76%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (11.76%) ISA Server
6 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) MOM
2 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) BMC
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) Remedy
5 2 (11.76%) Adobe
5 2 (11.76%) BT
5 2 (11.76%) CommVault
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) EMC
5 2 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Kofax
5 2 (11.76%) Novell
5 2 (11.76%) OpenText
5 2 (11.76%) Sun
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