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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 76 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.14% 1.44% 4.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.45% 5.88% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 28
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £19,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,500 £62,500
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
165 204 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 20.86% 24.40% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 141 166 144
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 -7 9 £24,000 - 1
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 23 (74.19%) MS Exchange
3 19 (61.29%) VMware
4 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (54.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (51.61%) MS Excel
7 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
7 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
7 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (41.94%) DHCP
9 12 (38.71%) DNS
9 12 (38.71%) Cisco
9 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
10 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (35.48%) Firewall
11 10 (32.26%) Citrix
11 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
12 9 (29.03%) SAN
12 9 (29.03%) SLA
12 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
12 9 (29.03%) SQL
12 9 (29.03%) MS Office
13 8 (25.81%) LAN
13 8 (25.81%) WAN
13 8 (25.81%) VMware ESX
13 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
14 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 23 (74.19%) MS Exchange
2 17 (54.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (12.90%) IIS
6 4 (12.90%) Lync
7 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
8 1 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
8 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (51.61%) MS Excel
2 9 (29.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) DHCP
2 12 (38.71%) DNS
3 11 (35.48%) Firewall
4 9 (29.03%) SAN
5 8 (25.81%) LAN
5 8 (25.81%) WAN
6 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
6 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (19.35%) NAS
8 4 (12.90%) iSCSI
9 2 (6.45%) SMTP
9 2 (6.45%) VLAN
9 2 (6.45%) Internet
9 2 (6.45%) VoIP
10 1 (3.23%) POP3
10 1 (3.23%) Intranet
10 1 (3.23%) MPLS
10 1 (3.23%) OSPF
10 1 (3.23%) BGP
10 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) French Language
1 3 (9.68%) German Language
1 3 (9.68%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.23%) Hebrew Language
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Field Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) IT Support
3 4 (12.90%) IT Support Technician
3 4 (12.90%) Support Technician
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Customer Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Clustering
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
1 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
5 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
6 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
7 4 (12.90%) UNIX
7 4 (12.90%) Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) ITIL
1 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (9.68%) Change Management
3 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
3 2 (6.45%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.23%) Malware Detection\Protection
4 1 (3.23%) High Availability
4 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.23%) CRM
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) CCNA
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MCSA
3 5 (16.13%) MCSE
4 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) MCP
6 1 (3.23%) MCDBA
6 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
4 8 (25.81%) VMware ESX
5 6 (19.35%) XenApp
6 4 (12.90%) NFS
7 3 (9.68%) XenServer
7 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
8 2 (6.45%) vSphere
9 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) WSUS
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) VMware
2 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco
4 10 (32.26%) Citrix
5 5 (16.13%) NetApp
6 4 (12.90%) WatchGuard
7 3 (9.68%) Meraki
7 3 (9.68%) Symantec
8 2 (6.45%) Apple
9 1 (3.23%) Lotus
9 1 (3.23%) Avaya
9 1 (3.23%) Juniper
9 1 (3.23%) HP
9 1 (3.23%) Dell
9 1 (3.23%) Convergys
9 1 (3.23%) BT
9 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
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