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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 43 52 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 16 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.12% 2.18% 6.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.93% 8.56% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 49
Average salary £27,250 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.03% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £48,750 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 187 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 27.61% 25.48% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 180 169 224
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +11 28 £27,250 -6.03% 10
Durham -15 1 £31,500 -37.00%
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
3 21 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 21 (50.00%) UNIX
4 19 (45.24%) MS Exchange
5 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (42.86%) VMware
6 16 (38.10%) DNS
6 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
7 15 (35.71%) SAN
7 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (33.33%) iSCSI
8 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 14 (33.33%) SLA
8 14 (33.33%) DHCP
8 14 (33.33%) Linux
9 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
10 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
11 10 (23.81%) NFS
11 10 (23.81%) Symantec
11 10 (23.81%) .NET
11 10 (23.81%) VMware ESX
11 10 (23.81%) NAS
12 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
12 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (19.05%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (45.24%) MS Exchange
2 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (14.29%) IIS
6 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (9.52%) Lync
7 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
8 2 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 21 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) DNS
2 15 (35.71%) SAN
3 14 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 14 (33.33%) DHCP
3 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 10 (23.81%) NAS
5 6 (14.29%) LAN
5 6 (14.29%) WAN
6 4 (9.52%) Firewall
6 4 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (9.52%) 4G
7 3 (7.14%) Extranet
8 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
8 2 (4.76%) PBX
9 1 (2.38%) VoIP
9 1 (2.38%) SMTP
9 1 (2.38%) VPN
9 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.38%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (19.05%) French Language
1 8 (19.05%) German Language
1 8 (19.05%) Italian Language
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (14.29%) Administrator
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
5 3 (7.14%) Web Programmer
5 3 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Web Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 3 (7.14%) C# Programmer
5 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.14%) WPF
3 3 (7.14%) jQuery
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (7.14%) ADO.NET
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.14%) CSS
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) WinForms
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%) CCTV
2 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) UNIX
3 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (33.33%) Linux
5 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (14.29%) Solaris
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Change Control
2 5 (11.90%) ITIL
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 3 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.38%) ERP
5 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.38%) B2B
5 1 (2.38%) B2C
5 1 (2.38%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.38%) High Availability
5 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.38%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.90%) C#
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (19.05%) MCSE
3 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) MCSA
5 4 (9.52%) Degree
6 3 (7.14%) MCITP
7 2 (4.76%) MCTS
8 1 (2.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
2 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
3 10 (23.81%) VMware ESX
3 10 (23.81%) NFS
4 4 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) WSUS
2 3 (7.14%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) SCOM
3 2 (4.76%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.38%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.38%) SCSM
4 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) VMware
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.81%) Symantec
4 7 (16.67%) SAP
5 6 (14.29%) McAfee
5 6 (14.29%) Citrix
5 6 (14.29%) Amdocs
5 6 (14.29%) LANDesk
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco
7 1 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) Avaya
7 1 (2.38%) Epicor
Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum To £45k & Corporate Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
North East
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum To £45k & Corporate Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
People Source Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £34500 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
IT HR
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Car Allowance & Training
Posted: 16 days ago