The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 62 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.56% 4.46% 3.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.47% 18.63% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 24
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,550 £24,350 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £62,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 161 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.07% 23.96% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 163 145 226
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the North East region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in the North East

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the North East

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -5 10 £24,000 -4.00% 3
Durham -2 3 £19,500 -56.66% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 22 (52.38%) UNIX
3 22 (52.38%) DNS
3 22 (52.38%) VMware
4 21 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (50.00%) DHCP
5 20 (47.62%) MS Exchange
5 20 (47.62%) Linux
5 20 (47.62%) Hyper-V
6 19 (45.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (42.86%) SAN
8 17 (40.48%) TCP/IP
8 17 (40.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (38.10%) NAS
9 16 (38.10%) SLA
9 16 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (35.71%) VMware ESX
10 15 (35.71%) iSCSI
10 15 (35.71%) Symantec
10 15 (35.71%) NFS
11 13 (30.95%) German Language
12 12 (28.57%) Italian Language
12 12 (28.57%) French Language
12 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
13 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
15 7 (16.67%) WAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 20 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 19 (45.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (40.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (14.29%) IIS
6 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.76%) Lync
7 1 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) DNS
2 21 (50.00%) DHCP
3 18 (42.86%) SAN
4 17 (40.48%) TCP/IP
5 16 (38.10%) NAS
6 15 (35.71%) iSCSI
7 7 (16.67%) WAN
7 7 (16.67%) LAN
8 5 (11.90%) Firewall
9 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (2.38%) Internet
9 1 (2.38%) PBX
9 1 (2.38%) VoIP
9 1 (2.38%) VPN
9 1 (2.38%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (30.95%) German Language
2 12 (28.57%) Italian Language
2 12 (28.57%) French Language
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Support Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Administrator
2 7 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Desktop Technician
7 1 (2.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Handset
2 1 (2.38%) Replication
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) UNIX
3 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (47.62%) Linux
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (14.29%) Solaris
7 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Change Control
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.38%) High Availability
4 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.38%) ERP
4 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.38%) B2B
4 1 (2.38%) B2C
4 1 (2.38%) Project Management
4 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.38%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCTS
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.38%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (38.10%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (47.62%) Hyper-V
3 15 (35.71%) VMware ESX
3 15 (35.71%) NFS
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.38%) XenApp
4 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) WSUS
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
1 1 (2.38%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) VMware
2 15 (35.71%) Symantec
3 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 7 (16.67%) SAP
5 6 (14.29%) McAfee
5 6 (14.29%) Amdocs
5 6 (14.29%) LANDesk
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco
8 1 (2.38%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) Dell
8 1 (2.38%) Epicor
8 1 (2.38%) Lotus
8 1 (2.38%) Apple
8 1 (2.38%) Altiris
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
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Salary: benefits
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