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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 68 40 47
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.34% 4.26% 3.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.60% 16.37% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 23
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £24,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
239 171 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 29.18% 26.03% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 167 159 194
Average salary £34,500 £33,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 September 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 September 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 -16 8 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Durham -9 2 £19,500 -56.66%
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) MS Excel
3 14 (45.16%) DHCP
3 14 (45.16%) DNS
3 14 (45.16%) UNIX
3 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 13 (41.94%) VMware
5 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
7 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
7 10 (32.26%) SAN
7 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
7 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
7 10 (32.26%) Linux
7 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
8 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (25.81%) NAS
9 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (25.81%) SLA
10 7 (22.58%) NFS
10 7 (22.58%) Symantec
10 7 (22.58%) LAN
10 7 (22.58%) WAN
10 7 (22.58%) German Language
10 7 (22.58%) VMware ESX
10 7 (22.58%) iSCSI

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) IIS
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.23%) Lync
6 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (77.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) DHCP
1 14 (45.16%) DNS
2 10 (32.26%) SAN
2 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.81%) NAS
4 7 (22.58%) iSCSI
4 7 (22.58%) LAN
4 7 (22.58%) WAN
5 5 (16.13%) Firewall
6 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 7 (22.58%) German Language
2 6 (19.35%) Italian Language
2 6 (19.35%) French Language
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Technical Support
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Technical Support
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) SOAP
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) WPF
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) NancyFx
3 1 (3.23%) MFC
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) XSD
3 1 (3.23%) XSLT
3 1 (3.23%) MSMQ
3 1 (3.23%) WSDL
3 1 (3.23%) WinForms
3 1 (3.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Handset
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (45.16%) UNIX
3 10 (32.26%) Linux
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (19.35%) Solaris
6 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Change Control
2 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
3 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) UML
5 1 (3.23%) RUP
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Unified Process
5 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) Release Management
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.45%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) MCTS
5 1 (3.23%) MCITP
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
4 7 (22.58%) VMware ESX
4 7 (22.58%) NFS
5 1 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) WSUS
2 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
1 13 (41.94%) VMware
2 7 (22.58%) Symantec
3 6 (19.35%) McAfee
3 6 (19.35%) Amdocs
3 6 (19.35%) LANDesk
3 6 (19.35%) HP
3 6 (19.35%) SAP
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) Veritas
6 1 (3.23%) Lotus
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) Altiris
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