Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 103 94
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.41% 1.89% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.40% 8.06% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 49
Wales median annual salary £41,250 £28,748 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.49% -20.15% +23.08%
10th Percentile £30,375 £20,575 £21,200
90th Percentile £57,000 £43,750 £47,500
UK median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +1.35%

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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 375 434 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 22.07% 23.46% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 328 341 423
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +8.22% +1.39%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,844 £54,844
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +2.27%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 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 in Wales.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Wales

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Wales over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 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 6 months to 17 June 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
South Wales -14 18 £41,250 +44.76%
North Wales - 4 £45,000 -
West Wales +15 1 £32,500 -4.41%
Windows Server 2008
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
3 18 (75.00%) VMware
4 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
4 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
4 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco
6 10 (41.67%) VPN
6 10 (41.67%) SAN
6 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 10 (41.67%) Firewall
7 9 (37.50%) DNS
7 9 (37.50%) DHCP
8 8 (33.33%) ITIL
8 8 (33.33%) Linux
8 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (29.17%) vSphere
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (25.00%) Office 365
10 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
10 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
11 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
11 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
11 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (20.83%) Finance

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring 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 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.50%) IIS
4 2 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (25.00%) Office 365
3 3 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (8.33%) Datadog
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
1 10 (41.67%) SAN
1 10 (41.67%) VPN
2 9 (37.50%) DHCP
2 9 (37.50%) DNS
3 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (16.67%) LAN
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (8.33%) NAS
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security
4 2 (8.33%) Skype
4 2 (8.33%) SNMP
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) PBX
5 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Travis CI
2 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.17%) CircleCI
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) IT Support
4 4 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
7 4 (16.67%) Unix
8 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (8.33%) CentOS
9 2 (8.33%) DC/OS
9 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (4.17%) Debian
10 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Coaching
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.50%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) BCP
7 2 (8.33%) Data Privacy
7 2 (8.33%) Human Resource Management
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure as Code
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCITP
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (29.17%) vSphere
4 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
5 3 (12.50%) Docker
6 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (8.33%) VirtualBox
6 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Docker Swarm
1 3 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) Packer
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) Terraform
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) Avaya
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) Google
6 2 (8.33%) New Relic
6 2 (8.33%) Splunk
7 1 (4.17%) BT
7 1 (4.17%) Draytek
7 1 (4.17%) Mitel
7 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.17%) Sage