The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 20 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 3.57% 6.82% 6.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.56% 23.08% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £22,500 £31,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -33.68%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
South 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 Torfaen region.

Operating Systems Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 64.29% 29.55% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 10
Average salary £34,000 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Torfaen

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Torfaen

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 Torfaen region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Cwmbran 0 2 £22,500 -28.57%
Windows Server 2008
South Wales

Windows Server 2008
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Data Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle