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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 57 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.10% 2.68% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.47% 10.62% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 11
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -10.71%
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
173 113 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.63% 25.22% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 124 107 98
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 15 (62.50%) UNIX
4 13 (54.17%) DNS
4 13 (54.17%) DHCP
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (45.83%) SAN
6 11 (45.83%) VMware
6 11 (45.83%) Linux
6 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
7 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
7 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (37.50%) NAS
8 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
8 9 (37.50%) SLA
9 8 (33.33%) Symantec
9 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
9 8 (33.33%) NFS
9 8 (33.33%) iSCSI
9 8 (33.33%) German Language
9 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
10 7 (29.17%) Italian Language
10 7 (29.17%) French Language
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
11 6 (25.00%) McAfee

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) DHCP
1 13 (54.17%) DNS
2 11 (45.83%) SAN
3 9 (37.50%) NAS
3 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 8 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 6 (25.00%) LAN
5 6 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (12.50%) Firewall
7 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 8 (33.33%) German Language
2 7 (29.17%) Italian Language
2 7 (29.17%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
3 1 (4.17%) WCF
3 1 (4.17%) WPF
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) NancyFx
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) WinForms
3 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) UNIX
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (45.83%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Solaris
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Change Control
2 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VB
2 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCTS
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 8 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Symantec
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) McAfee
4 6 (25.00%) SAP
4 6 (25.00%) Amdocs
4 6 (25.00%) LANDesk
5 4 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (8.33%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) Lotus
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