The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.37% 2.69% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.10% 10.99% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 4
Average salary £27,500 £38,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.63% +44.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,950 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
156 91 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.95% 24.46% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 124 84 83
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 21 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (64.29%) Firewall
5 17 (60.71%) SAN
5 17 (60.71%) VMware
5 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
7 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
7 15 (53.57%) Hyper-V
8 14 (50.00%) Cisco
9 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
9 13 (46.43%) SQL
9 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
11 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (39.29%) Linux
11 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (35.71%) NetApp
13 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
14 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (28.57%) LAN
14 8 (28.57%) WAN
14 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
15 7 (25.00%) VMware ESX
15 7 (25.00%) DNS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 21 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (21.43%) Lync
4 6 (21.43%) IIS
5 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 17 (60.71%) SAN
3 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (28.57%) LAN
3 8 (28.57%) WAN
4 7 (25.00%) DHCP
4 7 (25.00%) DNS
5 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.86%) NAS
6 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.29%) French Language
1 4 (14.29%) German Language
1 4 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Field Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) SOAP
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) WCF
3 1 (3.57%) WPF
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) NancyFx
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) WinForms
3 1 (3.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) UNIX
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Change Management
2 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) MCSE
3 6 (21.43%) MCSA
4 4 (14.29%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
1 15 (53.57%) Hyper-V
2 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (17.86%) NFS
5 4 (14.29%) XenApp
5 4 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) VMware
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 14 (50.00%) Cisco
4 10 (35.71%) NetApp
5 7 (25.00%) HP
6 5 (17.86%) Symantec
7 4 (14.29%) Dell
7 4 (14.29%) EMC
7 4 (14.29%) Citrix
8 2 (7.14%) WatchGuard
9 1 (3.57%) CA
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