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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 53 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 33 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.85% 7.89% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.14% 26.19% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 4
Average salary £30,500 £27,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -14.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,600 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
86 126 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.69% 30.14% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 73 97 55
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,950 £23,400 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £45,000 £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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (52.94%) MCSE
4 9 (52.94%) MCSA
4 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
6 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) Clustering
7 6 (35.29%) IIS
7 6 (35.29%) MS Office
7 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
8 5 (29.41%) MCDBA
8 5 (29.41%) Internet
8 5 (29.41%) Citrix
8 5 (29.41%) SAN
8 5 (29.41%) Office Communications Server
8 5 (29.41%) NAS
8 5 (29.41%) vSphere
8 5 (29.41%) DBS Check
8 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
3 5 (29.41%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
1 5 (29.41%) NAS
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.88%) SNMP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.88%) DTS
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 5 (29.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) JSON
1 1 (5.88%) Visualforce
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) High Availability
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Data Security
3 1 (5.88%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Apex Code
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) MCSA
1 9 (52.94%) MCSE
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) DBS Check
2 5 (29.41%) MCDBA
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) vSphere
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Mitel
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec