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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 49 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.19% 5.54% 2.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.45% 20.00% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 15
Average salary £27,500 £24,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -15.51%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -3.78%
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
119 130 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.75% 27.72% 26.31%
Number of salaries quoted 96 116 133
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £48,400 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (95.92%) MS Exchange
3 44 (89.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 42 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (73.47%) Firewall
5 36 (73.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 35 (71.43%) Active Directory
7 33 (67.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 30 (61.22%) Microsoft
9 28 (57.14%) VMware
10 26 (53.06%) SAN
11 25 (51.02%) NetApp
12 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (42.86%) Hyper-V
13 21 (42.86%) Cisco
13 21 (42.86%) SQL
14 20 (40.82%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (40.82%) Lync
15 17 (34.69%) LAN
15 17 (34.69%) WAN
15 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (32.65%) Wi-Fi
16 16 (32.65%) Exchange Server 2013
17 14 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
17 14 (28.57%) Blackberry
17 14 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
17 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
17 14 (28.57%) SharePoint
18 13 (26.53%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 47 (95.92%) MS Exchange
2 44 (89.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 36 (73.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (67.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (40.82%) Lync
6 16 (32.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
7 14 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (28.57%) SharePoint
8 8 (16.33%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (73.47%) Firewall
2 26 (53.06%) SAN
3 17 (34.69%) LAN
3 17 (34.69%) WAN
4 16 (32.65%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (14.29%) DNS
5 7 (14.29%) DHCP
5 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 5 (10.20%) NAS
7 3 (6.12%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (10.20%) French Language
1 5 (10.20%) German Language
1 5 (10.20%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Field Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Support Specialist
3 4 (8.16%) Support Technician
3 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (8.16%) IT Support Technician
3 4 (8.16%) Messaging Specialist
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Specialist
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Messaging Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) IT Support
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Specialist
3 4 (8.16%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Managed Services Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Technical Support
4 3 (6.12%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 11 (22.45%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (20.41%) Linux
5 8 (16.33%) Windows XP
5 8 (16.33%) Windows 8
6 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 5 (10.20%) UNIX
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) ITIL
1 8 (16.33%) Change Management
1 8 (16.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
3 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.04%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.04%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (26.53%) MCSE
3 12 (24.49%) MCSA
4 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
4 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
5 8 (16.33%) CCNA
5 8 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MCITP
6 1 (2.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 21 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 20 (40.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (22.45%) VMware ESX
5 8 (16.33%) XenApp
5 8 (16.33%) XenServer
6 5 (10.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Microsoft
2 28 (57.14%) VMware
3 25 (51.02%) NetApp
4 21 (42.86%) Cisco
5 11 (22.45%) EMC
6 8 (16.33%) Citrix
7 6 (12.24%) WatchGuard
8 5 (10.20%) Symantec
9 4 (8.16%) CA
10 2 (4.08%) HP
10 2 (4.08%) Dell
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