The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 49 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 21 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.40% 3.07% 6.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.37% 12.88% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 47
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -1.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,500 £39,760
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 Cardiff with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 95 163 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 19.00% 23.83% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 87 141 142
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.40% +4.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £41,980 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Cardiff

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) VMware
3 26 (86.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
8 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
8 13 (43.33%) Office 365
9 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (40.00%) Cisco
10 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
10 11 (36.67%) MCSE
11 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (30.00%) IIS
12 9 (30.00%) CCNA
13 8 (26.67%) SAN
13 8 (26.67%) SQL
13 8 (26.67%) Linux
13 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
14 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (23.33%) DNS
14 7 (23.33%) Project Management
15 6 (20.00%) Unix
15 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (30.00%) IIS
3 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (10.00%) CMS
8 1 (3.33%) Apache
8 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) Office 365
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) SAN
2 7 (23.33%) DNS
3 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
4 3 (10.00%) Firewall
4 3 (10.00%) VLAN
4 3 (10.00%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) LAN
5 2 (6.67%) NAS
5 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.67%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) DHCP
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Technical Support
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (10.00%) jQuery
1 3 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Replication
2 3 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) CMDB
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (86.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 6 (20.00%) Unix
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.33%) CentOS
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) MVC
3 3 (10.00%) OOP
3 3 (10.00%) TDD
3 3 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (10.00%) Web Development
4 2 (6.67%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (3.33%) Break/Fix
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (36.67%) MCSE
3 9 (30.00%) CCNA
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (16.67%) CCA
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (16.67%) MCSA
4 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.67%) vCloud
4 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.33%) Firmware
5 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.33%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) Dell
5 4 (13.33%) EqualLogic
5 4 (13.33%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) Veeam
6 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.67%) EMC
7 2 (6.67%) NetApp
7 2 (6.67%) Symantec
8 1 (3.33%) Citrix
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