The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South Wales / Caerphilly
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 7 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Caerphilly 2.70% 9.09% 15.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 12.50% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +56.86%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Caerphilly
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 8 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly 43.24% 72.73% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 16
Median salary £27,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.92% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Caerphilly

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Caerphilly citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Caerphilly

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Caerphilly.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Caerphilly region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Caerphilly 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware