The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 49 59 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 50 48 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.89% 3.78% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.53% 14.41% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 44
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £23,400 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £44,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
322 333 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.08% 26.20% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 281 298 245
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wales

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
South Wales +9 48 £35,000 -6.66% 10
West Wales +1 1 £20,000 -27.27%
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (82.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 73 (72.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 69 (68.32%) VMware
5 61 (60.40%) MS Exchange
6 59 (58.42%) Active Directory
7 58 (57.43%) Microsoft
8 49 (48.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 44 (43.56%) Cisco
10 36 (35.64%) Exchange Server 2007
11 32 (31.68%) MS Excel
11 32 (31.68%) VMware Infrastructure
12 30 (29.70%) Exchange Server 2010
13 29 (28.71%) Firewall
13 29 (28.71%) Exchange Server 2003
14 27 (26.73%) Office 365
15 21 (20.79%) DNS
16 20 (19.80%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (18.81%) SQL
17 19 (18.81%) SQL Server
17 19 (18.81%) SAN
18 18 (17.82%) IIS
18 18 (17.82%) Terminal Services
19 17 (16.83%) Citrix
19 17 (16.83%) Cisco Certification
19 17 (16.83%) Hyper-V
20 15 (14.85%) TCP/IP
21 14 (13.86%) DHCP
22 13 (12.87%) ITIL
22 13 (12.87%) CCNA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 61 (60.40%) MS Exchange
2 49 (48.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (35.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 30 (29.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (28.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (17.82%) IIS
7 9 (8.91%) WebSphere
8 4 (3.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.97%) Lync
9 3 (2.97%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (1.98%) CMS
10 2 (1.98%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.99%) JBoss
11 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.99%) Apache
11 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (31.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.99%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 27 (26.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.71%) Firewall
2 21 (20.79%) DNS
3 19 (18.81%) SAN
4 15 (14.85%) TCP/IP
5 14 (13.86%) DHCP
6 10 (9.90%) LAN
7 8 (7.92%) WAN
8 6 (5.94%) Internet
9 5 (4.95%) VoIP
10 4 (3.96%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.97%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.97%) HTTP
11 3 (2.97%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (1.98%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (1.98%) VLAN
13 1 (0.99%) Cisco IPT
13 1 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
13 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) NUnit
1 2 (1.98%) CruiseControl
1 2 (1.98%) NCover
2 1 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 11 (10.89%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Advertising
3 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.99%) Back Office
4 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (39.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (22.77%) Analyst
3 17 (16.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (11.88%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Server Support
6 7 (6.93%) Consultant
6 7 (6.93%) Server Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Server Support Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.95%) Administrator
8 5 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.95%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.95%) IT Support
9 4 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Project Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) .NET
2 2 (1.98%) XML
2 2 (1.98%) XSD
2 2 (1.98%) XSLT
2 2 (1.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) AS400
2 4 (3.96%) iSeries
2 4 (3.96%) EqualLogic
2 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.97%) Clustering
4 2 (1.98%) Replication
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.99%) Symmetrix
5 1 (0.99%) Statistics
5 1 (0.99%) iPhone
5 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.99%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (82.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 73 (72.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (9.90%) Windows 7
4 10 (9.90%) Windows XP
5 6 (5.94%) Windows 8
6 5 (4.95%) Linux
7 4 (3.96%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (2.97%) OS/400
9 2 (1.98%) UNIX
10 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.87%) ITIL
2 6 (5.94%) Load Balancing
3 5 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (3.96%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (3.96%) Mentoring
5 3 (2.97%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (2.97%) Software Testing
5 3 (2.97%) ERP
5 3 (2.97%) Configuration Management
5 3 (2.97%) Project Management
5 3 (2.97%) Service Delivery
5 3 (2.97%) Change Management
6 2 (1.98%) Migration
6 2 (1.98%) Content Management
6 2 (1.98%) Business Analysis
6 2 (1.98%) Test Scripting
6 2 (1.98%) Data Architecture
6 2 (1.98%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (0.99%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (0.99%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.81%) SQL
2 3 (2.97%) C#
3 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (19.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (16.83%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (12.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (12.87%) CCNA
4 10 (9.90%) MCSE
5 5 (4.95%) CCA
5 5 (4.95%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (4.95%) MCITP
5 5 (4.95%) VCP5
6 4 (3.96%) CCNP
7 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.98%) Degree
7 2 (1.98%) ISEB
7 2 (1.98%) MCSA
7 2 (1.98%) MCP
8 1 (0.99%) MCSD
8 1 (0.99%) HND
8 1 (0.99%) CCENT
8 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
System Software
1 59 (58.42%) Active Directory
2 32 (31.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (17.82%) Terminal Services
4 17 (16.83%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.94%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.96%) XenServer
7 1 (0.99%) vSphere
7 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.99%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.98%) WSUS
1 2 (1.98%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 69 (68.32%) VMware
2 58 (57.43%) Microsoft
3 44 (43.56%) Cisco
4 17 (16.83%) Citrix
5 12 (11.88%) IBM
6 7 (6.93%) Dell
7 5 (4.95%) HP
7 5 (4.95%) NetApp
8 4 (3.96%) LANDesk
9 3 (2.97%) Oracle
10 2 (1.98%) Apple
10 2 (1.98%) ProCurve
10 2 (1.98%) Veeam
10 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.98%) IPFX
11 1 (0.99%) WatchGuard
11 1 (0.99%) Red Gate
11 1 (0.99%) Symantec
11 1 (0.99%) Lotus
11 1 (0.99%) Cognos
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