The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 25 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - 2.74% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 6.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £27,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.52%
Windows Server 2008
West 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 Swansea region.

Operating Systems Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 12.07% 45.21% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 14
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% +8.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Swansea

Windows Server 2008
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) ProCurve
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VMware

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) ProCurve
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) VMware