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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 23 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 6.17% 1.54% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.47% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
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
59 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 72.84% 40.00% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 59 25 26
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 4 August 2015. 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 5 £27,500 -15.38%
Windows Server 2008
South Wales

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) XSD
4 3 (42.86%) XSLT
4 3 (42.86%) SMTP
4 3 (42.86%) FTP
4 3 (42.86%) HTTP
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
4 3 (42.86%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
6 1 (14.29%) PaaS
6 1 (14.29%) Node.js
6 1 (14.29%) Big Data
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (14.29%) Advertising
6 1 (14.29%) Marketing
6 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SMTP
1 3 (42.86%) FTP
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) XSD
1 3 (42.86%) XSLT
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft