The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 50 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.08% 1.77% 2.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.84% 9.49% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 18
Median salary £40,000 £20,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £20,000 £22,340
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Windows Server 2008
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
203 137 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 28.39% 18.66% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 149 119 175
Median salary £32,500 £30,459 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.70% +1.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the North East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +4 18 £37,000 +80.48% 3
Durham +17 3 £42,500 +112.50%
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (80.43%) Windows Server
3 36 (78.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
5 33 (71.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (67.39%) Active Directory
7 27 (58.70%) ITIL
8 25 (54.35%) VMware
9 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (47.83%) MCSE
11 20 (43.48%) MS Exchange
11 20 (43.48%) DHCP
12 19 (41.30%) DNS
13 17 (36.96%) Office 365
13 17 (36.96%) PowerShell
13 17 (36.96%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
14 16 (34.78%) Service Delivery
15 15 (32.61%) SCOM
15 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (30.43%) Skype
16 14 (30.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
16 14 (30.43%) Skype for Business
17 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (28.26%) Problem Management
18 12 (26.09%) Blackberry
18 12 (26.09%) SolarWinds
19 11 (23.91%) Mobile Device Management
20 9 (19.57%) MobileIron

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 17 (36.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (30.43%) Skype for Business
5 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (10.87%) IIS
6 4 (8.70%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
7 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
8 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.96%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) DHCP
2 19 (41.30%) DNS
3 14 (30.43%) Skype
4 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.70%) Firewall
6 3 (6.52%) LAN
6 3 (6.52%) WAN
7 2 (4.35%) SAN
8 1 (2.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.52%) CruiseControl
2 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Wintel Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Wintel Support
4 6 (13.04%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Active Directory Support
5 5 (10.87%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) CSS
1 4 (8.70%) Web Services
2 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (6.52%) CSS3
2 3 (6.52%) HTML
2 3 (6.52%) HTML5
2 3 (6.52%) jQuery
2 3 (6.52%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (6.52%) LINQ
2 3 (6.52%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (26.09%) Blackberry
3 9 (19.57%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
5 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
5 5 (10.87%) Driving Licence
6 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.52%) PKI
7 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.17%) Clustering
8 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (2.17%) iPhone
8 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (80.43%) Windows Server
3 36 (78.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (71.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.52%) AIX
6 3 (6.52%) Linux
7 2 (4.35%) Android
7 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.35%) HPUX
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.35%) Solaris
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) ITIL
2 16 (34.78%) Service Delivery
3 14 (30.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 13 (28.26%) Problem Management
5 11 (23.91%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) Migration
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.52%) CRM
7 3 (6.52%) MVC
7 3 (6.52%) OO
7 3 (6.52%) Project Management
7 3 (6.52%) Scrum
7 3 (6.52%) Server Building
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.52%) TDD
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) C#
3 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Bourne shell
4 2 (4.35%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) Korn
4 2 (4.35%) Perl
4 2 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (47.83%) MCSE
3 7 (15.22%) Degree
4 4 (8.70%) MCSA
5 3 (6.52%) CCNA
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (67.39%) Active Directory
2 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.35%) XenApp
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) SCOM
2 4 (8.70%) WSUS
3 3 (6.52%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
2 25 (54.35%) VMware
3 12 (26.09%) SolarWinds
4 9 (19.57%) MobileIron
5 6 (13.04%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) Dell
7 3 (6.52%) Intel Security
8 2 (4.35%) Citrix
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.35%) Sophos
8 2 (4.35%) Symantec
8 2 (4.35%) Trend Micro
9 1 (2.17%) IBM
9 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
9 1 (2.17%) NetApp
9 1 (2.17%) Veritas