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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
UK / Wales
Rank 76 62 43
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 26 41 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.39% 3.04% 5.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.32% 10.96% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 60
Median salary £33,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.81% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £21,750 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
252 374 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.20% 27.77% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 225 334 313
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,992 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 0 24 £35,500 +29.09% 2
North Wales - 1 £29,000 - 1
West Wales - 1 £23,000 -
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (81.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (75.68%) VMware
4 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
5 24 (64.86%) Windows Server
6 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
7 15 (40.54%) MS Exchange
7 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (37.84%) DNS
9 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
10 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
10 12 (32.43%) Office 365
11 11 (29.73%) Linux
11 11 (29.73%) ITIL
11 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (27.03%) MCSE
13 9 (24.32%) LAN
13 9 (24.32%) SAN
13 9 (24.32%) Cisco
13 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (21.62%) Firewall
14 8 (21.62%) WAN
14 8 (21.62%) IIS
15 7 (18.92%) Unix
15 7 (18.92%) SQL
15 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
15 7 (18.92%) vSphere
16 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010

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 15 (40.54%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) IIS
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.41%) Apache
6 2 (5.41%) JBoss
6 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (32.43%) Office 365
3 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.41%) IaaS
4 2 (5.41%) PaaS
5 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) DNS
2 9 (24.32%) LAN
2 9 (24.32%) SAN
3 8 (21.62%) Firewall
3 8 (21.62%) WAN
4 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
5 6 (16.22%) DHCP
6 5 (13.51%) NAS
6 5 (13.51%) VPN
7 4 (10.81%) VLAN
7 4 (10.81%) VoIP
8 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.70%) HTTP
8 1 (2.70%) Internet
8 1 (2.70%) IPsec
8 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.70%) SSL
8 1 (2.70%) Wireless
8 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.70%) Ant
General
1 2 (5.41%) Advertising
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) IT Manager
3 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) IT Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support
5 3 (8.11%) IT Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior IT Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) LAMP
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Replication
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (81.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (64.86%) Windows Server
4 11 (29.73%) Linux
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (18.92%) Unix
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
7 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) ERP
2 4 (10.81%) Project Management
3 3 (8.11%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (5.41%) DevOps
4 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.41%) High Availability
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.70%) Security Management
5 1 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
3 2 (5.41%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) R
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (27.03%) MCSE
3 6 (16.22%) MCSA
4 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (8.11%) CCA
6 3 (8.11%) CCNA
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (8.11%) Degree
7 2 (5.41%) MCITP
7 2 (5.41%) RHCE
8 1 (2.70%) CCNP
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
4 7 (18.92%) vSphere
5 2 (5.41%) vCloud
5 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.41%) XenServer
6 1 (2.70%) Firmware
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) XenApp
6 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.70%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) EqualLogic
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle
5 3 (8.11%) Veeam
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) EMC
6 2 (5.41%) NetApp
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.41%) SAP
6 2 (5.41%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) Avaya
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) F5
7 1 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Radware
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
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