The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 61 32 58
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 32 76 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.72% 6.37% 3.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.97% 20.82% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 32 65 34
Median salary £29,750 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.36% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £25,200 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,850
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
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 South Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
321 365 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.25% 30.60% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 280 319 235
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,600 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in South Wales

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in South Wales

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Cardiff -11 16 £29,750 -5.55% 2
Newport -22 5 £48,500 +34.72% 2
Bridgend - 4 £23,000 - 2
Monmouthshire - 2 £19,000 -
Torfaen +8 1 £22,500 -32.33%
Windows Server 2008
Wales

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 56 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 53 (66.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (63.75%) VMware
5 46 (57.50%) Microsoft
6 39 (48.75%) MS Exchange
7 34 (42.50%) ITIL
8 33 (41.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (30.00%) Cisco
11 23 (28.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (28.75%) Finance
12 21 (26.25%) MS Excel
13 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 18 (22.50%) Windows 7
15 17 (21.25%) SQL
15 17 (21.25%) DNS
15 17 (21.25%) SLA
16 16 (20.00%) DHCP
16 16 (20.00%) Firewall
17 15 (18.75%) IIS
17 15 (18.75%) Unix
17 15 (18.75%) Coaching
18 14 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
18 14 (17.50%) SAN
19 13 (16.25%) .NET
19 13 (16.25%) VMware ESXi
20 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
20 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 39 (48.75%) MS Exchange
2 15 (18.75%) IIS
3 14 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (5.00%) Skype for Business
7 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 21 (26.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.75%) Office 365
3 4 (5.00%) SaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.25%) DNS
2 16 (20.00%) DHCP
2 16 (20.00%) Firewall
3 14 (17.50%) SAN
4 9 (11.25%) LAN
5 8 (10.00%) VPN
5 8 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (7.50%) IP Telephony
7 5 (6.25%) WAN
8 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.00%) VoIP
9 3 (3.75%) SSL
10 2 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (2.50%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.50%) Network Security
11 1 (1.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 23 (28.75%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.25%) Advertising
3 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Electronics
5 2 (2.50%) Law
5 2 (2.50%) Marketing
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Analyst
2 19 (23.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (21.25%) Technical Support
4 15 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 13 (16.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (16.25%) Technical Analyst
6 11 (13.75%) Technical Support Analyst
7 10 (12.50%) Administrator
8 7 (8.75%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 5 (6.25%) Consultant
9 5 (6.25%) DBA
9 5 (6.25%) SQL DBA
9 5 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 4 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
10 4 (5.00%) Support Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) .NET
2 9 (11.25%) MSMQ
3 7 (8.75%) COM
4 3 (3.75%) CGI
4 3 (3.75%) WSH
5 2 (2.50%) WAP
6 1 (1.25%) XML
6 1 (1.25%) XSD
6 1 (1.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Clustering
2 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.50%) Replication
5 4 (5.00%) AS400
6 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.50%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 53 (66.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (41.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (22.50%) Windows 7
6 15 (18.75%) Unix
7 12 (15.00%) Linux
8 8 (10.00%) Windows 8
9 6 (7.50%) Windows 10
10 5 (6.25%) Windows 2000
11 3 (3.75%) OS/400
12 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) ITIL
2 15 (18.75%) Coaching
3 10 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 10 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (10.00%) High Availability
5 6 (7.50%) Performance Management
5 6 (7.50%) Service Management
6 5 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.00%) Contingency Planning
7 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.00%) Database Mirroring
7 4 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (5.00%) QMS
7 4 (5.00%) Quality Management
8 3 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.75%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.75%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (3.75%) Supplier Management
8 3 (3.75%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) SQL
2 9 (11.25%) R
3 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.75%) C#
5 3 (3.75%) Python
5 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (28.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.00%) MCSA
3 5 (6.25%) CCNA
3 5 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) MCTS
3 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.75%) A+ Certification
5 3 (3.75%) Server+ Certification
5 3 (3.75%) VCP5
6 2 (2.50%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.50%) MCITP
6 2 (2.50%) MCP
6 2 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.25%) SLA
2 9 (11.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (11.25%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.75%) QA
4 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.25%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (11.25%) vSphere
5 8 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.75%) DFS Replication
6 3 (3.75%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.25%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) WSUS
2 2 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.25%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.25%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.25%) OpenView
3 1 (1.25%) SCCM
3 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 51 (63.75%) VMware
2 46 (57.50%) Microsoft
3 24 (30.00%) Cisco
4 8 (10.00%) Citrix
5 7 (8.75%) Avaya
6 6 (7.50%) Oracle
6 6 (7.50%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.25%) IBM
7 5 (6.25%) Remedy
8 3 (3.75%) Dell
8 3 (3.75%) Splunk
9 2 (2.50%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (2.50%) HP
9 2 (2.50%) NetApp
9 2 (2.50%) Sage
9 2 (2.50%) SAP
9 2 (2.50%) Symantec
9 2 (2.50%) Veritas
10 1 (1.25%) arcserve
10 1 (1.25%) BMC
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 per annum + (neg.)
Posted: 20 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago