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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 47 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.20% 4.32% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.86% 14.56% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 11
Average salary £27,000 £24,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.20% +2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,540 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,625 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
101 158 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.06% 29.70% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 84 145 128
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £52,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (90.91%) MS Exchange
3 37 (84.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 36 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (70.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (68.18%) Active Directory
7 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
8 28 (63.64%) Firewall
8 28 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2003
9 24 (54.55%) VMware
9 24 (54.55%) NetApp
10 23 (52.27%) SAN
11 20 (45.45%) Lync
12 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (36.36%) Hyper-V
14 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (36.36%) SQL
15 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
15 15 (34.09%) Cisco
16 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
16 14 (31.82%) Blackberry
16 14 (31.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 14 (31.82%) Office Communications Server
17 12 (27.27%) LAN
17 12 (27.27%) WAN
18 11 (25.00%) EMC
18 11 (25.00%) MCSE
18 11 (25.00%) MCSA
18 11 (25.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 40 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 37 (84.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 31 (70.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (45.45%) Lync
6 14 (31.82%) Office Communications Server
6 14 (31.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
7 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (13.64%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (63.64%) Firewall
2 23 (52.27%) SAN
3 12 (27.27%) LAN
3 12 (27.27%) WAN
4 11 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (20.45%) DHCP
5 9 (20.45%) DNS
6 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 5 (11.36%) iSCSI
7 5 (11.36%) NAS
8 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (9.09%) French Language
1 4 (9.09%) German Language
1 4 (9.09%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.27%) Hebrew Language
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Field Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) IT Support
4 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.55%) Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Blackberry
2 11 (25.00%) Replication
3 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.91%) Windows 8
4 7 (15.91%) Linux
4 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
5 5 (11.36%) UNIX
5 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) Change Management
1 6 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (11.36%) ITIL
3 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.55%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.27%) CRM
5 1 (2.27%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (25.00%) MCSE
2 11 (25.00%) MCSA
3 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 7 (15.91%) CCNA
4 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.55%) MCP
5 2 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 11 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (13.64%) XenApp
5 6 (13.64%) XenServer
6 5 (11.36%) NFS
7 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 24 (54.55%) NetApp
2 24 (54.55%) VMware
3 15 (34.09%) Cisco
4 11 (25.00%) EMC
5 6 (13.64%) Citrix
6 4 (9.09%) CA
6 4 (9.09%) WatchGuard
7 3 (6.82%) Symantec
8 1 (2.27%) Convergys
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