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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 49 35 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 55 81 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.27% 5.66% 3.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.86% 20.30% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 46 74 43
Median salary £31,250 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.19% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £44,000 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
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
308 399 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.89% 27.90% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 262 344 306
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -11 49 £33,143 -10.42% 8
North Wales +13 4 £25,000 -9.09%
West Wales -15 2 £30,500 +52.50%
Windows Server 2008
UK

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (78.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 61 (65.59%) Windows Server
4 57 (61.29%) Active Directory
5 53 (56.99%) Microsoft
6 51 (54.84%) VMware
7 41 (44.09%) ITIL
8 32 (34.41%) SQL Server
9 28 (30.11%) MS Exchange
10 27 (29.03%) Cisco
11 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (20.43%) SQL
14 19 (20.43%) IIS
15 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
16 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
16 15 (16.13%) High Availability
16 15 (16.13%) Finance
16 15 (16.13%) .NET
16 15 (16.13%) Citrix
16 15 (16.13%) Unix
17 14 (15.05%) SLA
17 14 (15.05%) LAN
18 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
18 13 (13.98%) VPN
18 13 (13.98%) Firewall
19 12 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
19 12 (12.90%) Windows 8

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 28 (30.11%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.43%) IIS
3 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.38%) SAS
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.60%) Office 365
3 5 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.05%) LAN
2 13 (13.98%) Firewall
2 13 (13.98%) VPN
3 11 (11.83%) SAN
4 8 (8.60%) WAN
5 7 (7.53%) DHCP
5 7 (7.53%) DNS
6 6 (6.45%) Internet
6 6 (6.45%) VLAN
6 6 (6.45%) VoIP
7 4 (4.30%) SNMP
8 3 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.23%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (3.23%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.23%) NAS
8 3 (3.23%) SSL
8 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.15%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (34.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.30%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.08%) MySQL
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.38%) Advertising
4 2 (2.15%) Electronics
4 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.15%) Law
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (21.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (19.35%) Analyst
3 11 (11.83%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (10.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) Support Analyst
4 10 (10.75%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) Technical Support
5 9 (9.68%) Technical Support Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Administrator
7 7 (7.53%) Citrix Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) DBA
8 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (6.45%) IT Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) IT Support
8 6 (6.45%) QA Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.13%) .NET
2 8 (8.60%) COM
2 8 (8.60%) MSMQ
3 4 (4.30%) CGI
4 1 (1.08%) WAP
4 1 (1.08%) XML
4 1 (1.08%) XSD
4 1 (1.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Clustering
2 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.30%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.30%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.23%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.23%) Replication
5 2 (2.15%) User Experience
6 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.08%) PMI
6 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (78.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 61 (65.59%) Windows Server
4 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
6 15 (16.13%) Unix
7 12 (12.90%) Windows 10
7 12 (12.90%) Windows 8
8 10 (10.75%) Linux
9 6 (6.45%) Windows 2000
10 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.09%) ITIL
2 15 (16.13%) High Availability
3 10 (10.75%) Coaching
4 9 (9.68%) Problem Management
5 7 (7.53%) Application Packaging
5 7 (7.53%) Change Control
5 7 (7.53%) Project Management
6 6 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.45%) Test Planning
7 5 (5.38%) Database Mirroring
7 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.38%) Email Filtering
7 5 (5.38%) ERP
7 5 (5.38%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (5.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (5.38%) Usability Testing
7 5 (5.38%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.43%) SQL
2 8 (8.60%) R
3 6 (6.45%) C#
3 6 (6.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.60%) MCSA
3 7 (7.53%) CCEE
3 7 (7.53%) CCIA
3 7 (7.53%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.45%) MCITP
4 6 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.38%) DBS Check
5 5 (5.38%) MCP
5 5 (5.38%) MCSE
6 4 (4.30%) CCNA
6 4 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.23%) MCTS
8 1 (1.08%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.08%) Degree
8 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.08%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.05%) SLA
2 8 (8.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (8.60%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.45%) QA
4 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.68%) vSphere
5 7 (7.53%) XenApp
5 7 (7.53%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.30%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.15%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.08%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.30%) AppManager
3 4 (4.30%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (2.15%) WSUS
5 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.08%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.08%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.08%) OpenView
5 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 53 (56.99%) Microsoft
2 51 (54.84%) VMware
3 27 (29.03%) Cisco
4 15 (16.13%) Citrix
5 8 (8.60%) Dell
6 6 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.45%) Remedy
7 5 (5.38%) Oracle
8 4 (4.30%) NetIQ
9 3 (3.23%) Avaya
9 3 (3.23%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (2.15%) SAP
11 1 (1.08%) arcserve
11 1 (1.08%) BMC
11 1 (1.08%) Compaq
11 1 (1.08%) HP
11 1 (1.08%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.08%) NetApp
11 1 (1.08%) Sage
11 1 (1.08%) Veritas
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