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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 41 34 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 53 71 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.65% 5.85% 3.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.53% 19.45% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 66 35
Median salary £32,000 £36,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.92% +11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £25,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £44,000 £40,000
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
286 365 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.09% 30.07% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 247 315 272
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 June 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 28 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
Cardiff -16 25 £34,393 -7.04% 7
Newport -3 8 £48,500 +10.22%
Caerphilly +6 6 £37,500 -16.66%
Bridgend -1 5 £23,000 -34.28%
Monmouthshire +6 4 £19,000 -30.90%
Windows Server 2008
Wales

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (78.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 58 (63.74%) Active Directory
4 57 (62.64%) Windows Server
5 55 (60.44%) Microsoft
6 50 (54.95%) VMware
7 41 (45.05%) ITIL
8 31 (34.07%) MS Exchange
9 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (26.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (25.27%) Cisco
13 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (20.88%) SQL
15 18 (19.78%) Windows 7
16 17 (18.68%) IIS
17 16 (17.58%) Firewall
17 16 (17.58%) High Availability
18 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
18 15 (16.48%) Amazon AWS
18 15 (16.48%) Finance
18 15 (16.48%) Citrix
18 15 (16.48%) Unix
19 14 (15.38%) SLA
19 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
20 13 (14.29%) LAN
20 13 (14.29%) .NET
20 13 (14.29%) VPN
20 13 (14.29%) Clustering
21 12 (13.19%) VMware ESXi

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 31 (34.07%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.68%) IIS
3 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.49%) SAS
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.48%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.79%) Office 365
3 5 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.58%) Firewall
2 13 (14.29%) LAN
2 13 (14.29%) VPN
3 11 (12.09%) SAN
4 9 (9.89%) VoIP
5 7 (7.69%) DHCP
5 7 (7.69%) DNS
5 7 (7.69%) WAN
6 6 (6.59%) Internet
7 4 (4.40%) SNMP
8 3 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.30%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (3.30%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.30%) NAS
8 3 (3.30%) SSL
8 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.20%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.20%) VLAN
10 1 (1.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.99%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (16.48%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Advertising
3 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.20%) Electronics
4 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.20%) Law
4 2 (2.20%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (18.68%) Analyst
3 11 (12.09%) Support Analyst
3 11 (12.09%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (10.99%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Technical Support
5 9 (9.89%) Technical Support Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Administrator
6 7 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 7 (7.69%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) DBA
7 6 (6.59%) SQL DBA
7 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) IT Technician
8 5 (5.49%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (4.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Monitoring Specialist
9 4 (4.40%) QA Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) .NET
2 8 (8.79%) COM
2 8 (8.79%) MSMQ
3 4 (4.40%) CGI
4 1 (1.10%) WAP
4 1 (1.10%) XML
4 1 (1.10%) XSD
4 1 (1.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Clustering
2 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.40%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.40%) Replication
4 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.30%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.10%) PMI
5 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (78.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 57 (62.64%) Windows Server
4 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (19.78%) Windows 7
6 15 (16.48%) Unix
7 10 (10.99%) Linux
7 10 (10.99%) Windows 10
7 10 (10.99%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.59%) Windows 2000
9 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) ITIL
2 16 (17.58%) High Availability
3 10 (10.99%) Coaching
4 9 (9.89%) Problem Management
5 7 (7.69%) Application Packaging
5 7 (7.69%) Change Control
5 7 (7.69%) Project Management
6 6 (6.59%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (6.59%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.49%) Database Mirroring
7 5 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.49%) Email Filtering
7 5 (5.49%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (5.49%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (5.49%) Web Filtering
8 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.40%) Software Distribution
8 4 (4.40%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.88%) SQL
2 8 (8.79%) R
3 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.40%) C#
5 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.79%) MCSA
3 7 (7.69%) CCEE
3 7 (7.69%) CCIA
3 7 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (6.59%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.59%) MCITP
4 6 (6.59%) MCP
4 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.49%) DBS Check
5 5 (5.49%) MCSE
6 4 (4.40%) CCNA
6 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.40%) MCTS
7 2 (2.20%) Degree
8 1 (1.10%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.10%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) SLA
2 8 (8.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (8.79%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.40%) QA
4 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (63.74%) Active Directory
2 24 (26.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.19%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (10.99%) Hyper-V
5 9 (9.89%) vSphere
6 7 (7.69%) XenApp
6 7 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.40%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.30%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.30%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.10%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.40%) AppManager
3 4 (4.40%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (3.30%) WSUS
5 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.10%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.10%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.10%) OpenView
5 1 (1.10%) SCCM
5 1 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (60.44%) Microsoft
2 50 (54.95%) VMware
3 23 (25.27%) Cisco
4 15 (16.48%) Citrix
5 6 (6.59%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.59%) Remedy
6 5 (5.49%) Oracle
7 4 (4.40%) Dell
7 4 (4.40%) NetIQ
8 3 (3.30%) Avaya
8 3 (3.30%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (2.20%) SAP
10 1 (1.10%) arcserve
10 1 (1.10%) BMC
10 1 (1.10%) Compaq
10 1 (1.10%) HP
10 1 (1.10%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.10%) NetApp
10 1 (1.10%) Sage
10 1 (1.10%) Veritas
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