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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 54 31 68
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +37
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 87 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.29% 6.21% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.08% 20.42% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 38 77 36
Median salary £30,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £44,000 £40,750
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
321 426 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.12% 30.43% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 271 373 291
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -27 38 £31,250 -10.71% 10
North Wales +13 2 £25,000 -9.09%
West Wales -14 2 £30,500 +52.50% 1
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (78.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 56 (67.47%) Windows Server
4 54 (65.06%) Active Directory
5 49 (59.04%) Microsoft
6 47 (56.63%) VMware
7 37 (44.58%) ITIL
8 34 (40.96%) MS Exchange
9 27 (32.53%) Cisco
10 26 (31.33%) SQL Server
10 26 (31.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (30.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (25.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (22.89%) SQL
14 18 (21.69%) IIS
14 18 (21.69%) Finance
14 18 (21.69%) Windows 7
15 17 (20.48%) .NET
15 17 (20.48%) MS Excel
16 16 (19.28%) Firewall
17 15 (18.07%) Unix
17 15 (18.07%) SLA
18 14 (16.87%) Coaching
18 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (16.87%) Amazon AWS
18 14 (16.87%) VMware ESXi
19 12 (14.46%) SAN
19 12 (14.46%) Windows 8
19 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2014
19 12 (14.46%) Windows 10

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 34 (40.96%) MS Exchange
2 18 (21.69%) IIS
3 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.20%) SAS
6 1 (1.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (20.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.87%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.64%) Office 365
3 4 (4.82%) SaaS
4 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.28%) Firewall
2 12 (14.46%) SAN
3 11 (13.25%) LAN
4 10 (12.05%) DNS
5 9 (10.84%) DHCP
5 9 (10.84%) VPN
6 7 (8.43%) WAN
7 6 (7.23%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (4.82%) IP Telephony
8 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.82%) VLAN
8 4 (4.82%) VoIP
9 3 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.61%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (3.61%) iSCSI
9 3 (3.61%) SSL
10 2 (2.41%) Internet
10 2 (2.41%) Network Security
11 1 (1.20%) NAS
11 1 (1.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (21.69%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.82%) Advertising
3 4 (4.82%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.41%) Electronics
4 2 (2.41%) Law
4 2 (2.41%) Marketing
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (25.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Analyst
3 13 (15.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (14.46%) Support Analyst
5 11 (13.25%) Technical Analyst
6 10 (12.05%) Technical Support
7 9 (10.84%) Administrator
7 9 (10.84%) Technical Support Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) DBA
8 6 (7.23%) QA Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) SQL DBA
8 6 (7.23%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) IT Support
9 5 (6.02%) IT Technician
9 5 (6.02%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.82%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) QA Test Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.48%) .NET
2 10 (12.05%) MSMQ
3 8 (9.64%) COM
4 4 (4.82%) CGI
5 2 (2.41%) WAP
6 1 (1.20%) XML
6 1 (1.20%) XSD
6 1 (1.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Clustering
2 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.61%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.61%) Replication
5 2 (2.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) PMI
6 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (78.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 56 (67.47%) Windows Server
4 25 (30.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (21.69%) Windows 7
6 15 (18.07%) Unix
7 12 (14.46%) Windows 10
7 12 (14.46%) Windows 8
8 9 (10.84%) Linux
9 6 (7.23%) Windows 2000
10 3 (3.61%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.58%) ITIL
2 14 (16.87%) Coaching
3 10 (12.05%) High Availability
4 9 (10.84%) Problem Management
5 8 (9.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.23%) Test Planning
8 5 (6.02%) Database Mirroring
8 5 (6.02%) Email Filtering
8 5 (6.02%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (6.02%) Usability Testing
8 5 (6.02%) Web Filtering
9 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.82%) Performance Management
9 4 (4.82%) Service Management
9 4 (4.82%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.61%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.89%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) R
3 6 (7.23%) C#
3 6 (7.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.84%) MCSA
3 6 (7.23%) DV Cleared
3 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.02%) DBS Check
4 5 (6.02%) MCP
5 4 (4.82%) CCNA
5 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.82%) MCITP
6 3 (3.61%) MCSE
6 3 (3.61%) MCTS
7 2 (2.41%) CCEE
7 2 (2.41%) CCIA
7 2 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.20%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.07%) SLA
2 10 (12.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (12.05%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.23%) QA
4 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (65.06%) Active Directory
2 26 (31.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (16.87%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (10.84%) Hyper-V
5 8 (9.64%) vSphere
6 3 (3.61%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.41%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.41%) XenApp
7 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.20%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) WSUS
2 1 (1.20%) AppManager
2 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.20%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.20%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.20%) OpenView
2 1 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (59.04%) Microsoft
2 47 (56.63%) VMware
3 27 (32.53%) Cisco
4 11 (13.25%) Citrix
5 6 (7.23%) Dell
5 6 (7.23%) Oracle
5 6 (7.23%) Remedy
6 5 (6.02%) Avaya
6 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.61%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (2.41%) Sage
8 2 (2.41%) SAP
9 1 (1.20%) arcserve
9 1 (1.20%) BMC
9 1 (1.20%) Compaq
9 1 (1.20%) HP
9 1 (1.20%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.20%) NetApp
9 1 (1.20%) NetIQ
9 1 (1.20%) Veritas
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