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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 48 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 58 72 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.33% 5.23% 3.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.35% 18.23% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 49 68 44
Median salary £30,500 £37,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +24.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £41,980 £40,000
UK excluding London median 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
316 395 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.62% 28.71% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 265 340 327
Median salary £32,500 £35,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +6.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,980
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -8 51 £32,000 -15.23% 3
North Wales - 4 £25,000 -
West Wales -19 3 £30,500 +52.50%
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (82.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 56 (65.12%) Microsoft
4 54 (62.79%) Windows Server
5 53 (61.63%) Active Directory
6 43 (50.00%) VMware
7 37 (43.02%) ITIL
8 30 (34.88%) SQL Server
9 24 (27.91%) Cisco
10 23 (26.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (25.58%) MS Exchange
12 20 (23.26%) IIS
13 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
13 19 (22.09%) Windows 7
14 18 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (18.60%) SQL
15 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (17.44%) .NET
17 14 (16.28%) LAN
17 14 (16.28%) VPN
17 14 (16.28%) Windows 8
18 13 (15.12%) High Availability
18 13 (15.12%) Windows 10
18 13 (15.12%) Citrix
19 12 (13.95%) Finance
19 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
19 12 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
20 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2014
20 11 (12.79%) VoIP
21 10 (11.63%) Clustering

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 20 (23.26%) IIS
3 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.81%) SAS
7 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.81%) Office 365
3 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) LAN
1 14 (16.28%) VPN
2 11 (12.79%) VoIP
3 10 (11.63%) Firewall
4 9 (10.47%) DHCP
4 9 (10.47%) SAN
5 8 (9.30%) DNS
5 8 (9.30%) WAN
6 6 (6.98%) Internet
6 6 (6.98%) VLAN
7 5 (5.81%) NAS
7 5 (5.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.65%) SNMP
9 3 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.49%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (3.49%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.16%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.16%) PABX
10 1 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.16%) MySQL
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.81%) Advertising
4 2 (2.33%) Electronics
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (16.28%) Analyst
3 11 (12.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (9.30%) Administrator
4 8 (9.30%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Citrix Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) IT Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) IT Support
5 7 (8.14%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) QA Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) DBA
7 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (5.81%) IT Technician
7 5 (5.81%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.44%) .NET
2 7 (8.14%) COM
2 7 (8.14%) MSMQ
3 4 (4.65%) CGI
4 1 (1.16%) XML
4 1 (1.16%) XSD
4 1 (1.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Clustering
2 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.65%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.49%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.49%) Replication
5 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.16%) PMI
6 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (82.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 54 (62.79%) Windows Server
4 23 (26.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (22.09%) Windows 7
6 14 (16.28%) Windows 8
7 13 (15.12%) Windows 10
8 8 (9.30%) Linux
8 8 (9.30%) Unix
9 6 (6.98%) Windows 2000
10 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.49%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (2.33%) Android
13 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) ITIL
2 13 (15.12%) High Availability
3 8 (9.30%) Coaching
4 7 (8.14%) Application Packaging
4 7 (8.14%) Change Control
4 7 (8.14%) Project Management
5 6 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.98%) ERP
5 6 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (6.98%) Problem Management
5 6 (6.98%) Test Planning
6 5 (5.81%) Database Mirroring
6 5 (5.81%) Email Filtering
6 5 (5.81%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.81%) Usability Testing
6 5 (5.81%) Web Filtering
7 4 (4.65%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.49%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.60%) SQL
2 7 (8.14%) R
3 6 (6.98%) C#
3 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.14%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (8.14%) MCP
3 6 (6.98%) MCITP
4 5 (5.81%) DBS Check
4 5 (5.81%) Degree
4 5 (5.81%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.81%) MCSA
4 5 (5.81%) MCSE
4 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.49%) CCNA
5 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.33%) MCTS
7 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) SLA
2 7 (8.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.14%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 53 (61.63%) Active Directory
2 18 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V
5 7 (8.14%) vSphere
5 7 (8.14%) XenApp
5 7 (8.14%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.49%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.16%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (4.65%) AppManager
2 4 (4.65%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.33%) SCCM
3 2 (2.33%) WSUS
4 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.16%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.16%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.16%) OpenView
4 1 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 43 (50.00%) VMware
3 24 (27.91%) Cisco
4 13 (15.12%) Citrix
5 8 (9.30%) Dell
6 6 (6.98%) Remedy
7 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.65%) NetIQ
9 3 (3.49%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (2.33%) Avaya
10 2 (2.33%) Kaspersky
10 2 (2.33%) SAP
11 1 (1.16%) arcserve
11 1 (1.16%) BMC
11 1 (1.16%) Compaq
11 1 (1.16%) HP
11 1 (1.16%) Oracle
11 1 (1.16%) RedGate
11 1 (1.16%) Symantec
11 1 (1.16%) Veritas
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