Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 6 months to 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 57 45
Rank change year-on-year -22 -12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.57% 2.51% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.03% 9.09% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 8
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £24,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.06% +4.26% -21.67%
10th Percentile £33,150 £22,250 £21,600
90th Percentile £41,250 £47,500 £31,825
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -4.11%

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

All Operating Systems
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 132 132 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 18.97% 27.56% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 83 81 84
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.52% -3.57%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Northern Ireland

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Northern Ireland

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 22 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -21 2 £37,500 +53.06% 1
County Londonderry - 1 - -
County Down - 1 £33,000 - 1
Windows Server 2008
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
1 1 (25.00%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) VMware