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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 54 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 50 70 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.84% 5.10% 2.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.66% 17.46% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 28
Average salary £28,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £21,450 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £44,000 £45,000
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
366 401 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.13% 29.21% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 330 319 225
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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 -11 50 £28,500 -24.00% 5
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (86.46%) Windows Server
3 64 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 63 (65.63%) Microsoft
4 63 (65.63%) VMware
4 63 (65.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 33 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (30.21%) ITIL
9 28 (29.17%) Cisco
10 25 (26.04%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 22 (22.92%) MS Excel
12 22 (22.92%) SAN
12 22 (22.92%) DNS
13 20 (20.83%) Firewall
13 20 (20.83%) Finance
13 20 (20.83%) DHCP
13 20 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
14 19 (19.79%) Unix
15 18 (18.75%) vSphere
16 17 (17.71%) Exchange Server 2007
16 17 (17.71%) Linux
16 17 (17.71%) SQL
17 14 (14.58%) IIS
17 14 (14.58%) Windows 7
17 14 (14.58%) Coaching
18 13 (13.54%) Problem Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 48 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 25 (26.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (17.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (14.58%) IIS
6 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.17%) Skype for Business
7 4 (4.17%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.13%) OpenStack
8 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.04%) Apache
9 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.04%) JBoss
9 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (22.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.29%) Office 365
4 6 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.92%) DNS
1 22 (22.92%) SAN
2 20 (20.83%) DHCP
2 20 (20.83%) Firewall
3 11 (11.46%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (8.33%) VPN
5 6 (6.25%) IP Telephony
6 5 (5.21%) LAN
6 5 (5.21%) WAN
7 3 (3.13%) Internet
7 3 (3.13%) SSL
7 3 (3.13%) VoIP
8 2 (2.08%) NAS
8 2 (2.08%) Network Security
8 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.04%) HTTP
9 1 (1.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.38%) MySQL
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.04%) MS Access
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.17%) Advertising
4 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (25.00%) Analyst
3 22 (22.92%) Support Analyst
4 17 (17.71%) Technical Support
5 14 (14.58%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
7 11 (11.46%) Administrator
7 11 (11.46%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (9.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Applications Support
10 6 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (5.21%) Active Directory Administrator
11 5 (5.21%) Consultant
11 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
11 5 (5.21%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (5.21%) Windows Administrator
11 5 (5.21%) Windows Systems Administrator
12 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) .NET
1 5 (5.21%) MSMQ
2 4 (4.17%) COM
3 3 (3.13%) WSH
3 3 (3.13%) XML
3 3 (3.13%) XSD
3 3 (3.13%) XSLT
4 2 (2.08%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Clustering
2 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.25%) EqualLogic
3 6 (6.25%) Replication
4 4 (4.17%) AS400
5 3 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.08%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (86.46%) Windows Server
3 63 (65.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (19.79%) Unix
6 17 (17.71%) Linux
7 14 (14.58%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.13%) OS/400
8 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.13%) Solaris
9 2 (2.08%) AIX
9 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) ITIL
2 14 (14.58%) Coaching
3 13 (13.54%) Problem Management
4 10 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (7.29%) Performance Management
7 6 (6.25%) High Availability
7 6 (6.25%) Service Management
8 5 (5.21%) QMS
8 5 (5.21%) Quality Management
9 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.13%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.13%) ITIL V3
10 3 (3.13%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.13%) Resilience Testing
10 3 (3.13%) Server Building
10 3 (3.13%) Software Distribution
10 3 (3.13%) Supplier Management
11 2 (2.08%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.71%) SQL
2 5 (5.21%) R
3 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.13%) Python
4 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.29%) MCSA
3 6 (6.25%) MCSE
4 5 (5.21%) MCTS
5 4 (4.17%) CCNA
5 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.17%) MCITP
6 3 (3.13%) A+ Certification
6 3 (3.13%) Server+ Certification
6 3 (3.13%) VCP5
6 3 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.08%) SAP Certification
8 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) HNC
8 1 (1.04%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) SLA
2 7 (7.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.21%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.08%) ISO22301
4 2 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 64 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 33 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (18.75%) vSphere
4 12 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.25%) Terminal Services
6 5 (5.21%) Hyper-V
7 4 (4.17%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.13%) DFS Replication
8 3 (3.13%) Firmware
8 3 (3.13%) VMware Server
8 3 (3.13%) XenApp
8 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.13%) XenServer
9 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) WSUS
2 4 (4.17%) SCCM
3 3 (3.13%) Ansible
3 3 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (3.13%) Puppet
3 3 (3.13%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 63 (65.63%) Microsoft
1 63 (65.63%) VMware
2 28 (29.17%) Cisco
3 12 (12.50%) IBM
3 12 (12.50%) Oracle
3 12 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 10 (10.42%) Citrix
5 9 (9.38%) Dell
6 8 (8.33%) HP
7 7 (7.29%) NetApp
8 6 (6.25%) Avaya
8 6 (6.25%) Veritas
9 5 (5.21%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.13%) Nexenta
10 3 (3.13%) Splunk
10 3 (3.13%) Symantec
11 2 (2.08%) EMC
11 2 (2.08%) Sage
11 2 (2.08%) SAP
12 1 (1.04%) Sophos
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £47000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago