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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 52 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.08% 2.49% 2.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.75% 9.65% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 13
Average salary £32,250 £24,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.63% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £40,000
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
160 114 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.88% 25.85% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 116 104 101
Average salary £33,500 £31,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.20% -5.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,550 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) MS Excel
3 22 (75.86%) UNIX
4 20 (68.97%) DNS
4 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (68.97%) DHCP
5 18 (62.07%) Linux
5 18 (62.07%) SAN
5 18 (62.07%) VMware
6 17 (58.62%) MS Exchange
6 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (58.62%) Hyper-V
6 17 (58.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (55.17%) NAS
7 16 (55.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (55.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (55.17%) SLA
7 16 (55.17%) TCP/IP
8 15 (51.72%) VMware ESX
8 15 (51.72%) Symantec
8 15 (51.72%) NFS
8 15 (51.72%) iSCSI
9 13 (44.83%) German Language
10 12 (41.38%) Italian Language
10 12 (41.38%) French Language
10 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
11 7 (24.14%) SAP
12 6 (20.69%) Solaris
12 6 (20.69%) LAN
12 6 (20.69%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (58.62%) MS Exchange
1 17 (58.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (55.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (55.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (86.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) DHCP
1 20 (68.97%) DNS
2 18 (62.07%) SAN
3 16 (55.17%) NAS
3 16 (55.17%) TCP/IP
4 15 (51.72%) iSCSI
5 6 (20.69%) LAN
5 6 (20.69%) WAN
6 3 (10.34%) Firewall
7 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (44.83%) German Language
2 12 (41.38%) Italian Language
2 12 (41.38%) French Language
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Technical Support
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Support
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Handset
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) UNIX
3 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (62.07%) Linux
5 6 (20.69%) Solaris
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Change Control
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
3 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) High Availability
4 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCTS
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (58.62%) Hyper-V
2 15 (51.72%) NFS
2 15 (51.72%) VMware ESX
3 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Symantec
3 7 (24.14%) SAP
4 6 (20.69%) McAfee
4 6 (20.69%) Amdocs
4 6 (20.69%) LANDesk
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco
7 2 (6.90%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) Dell
8 1 (3.45%) Lotus
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