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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 58 41 63
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 39 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.37% 5.60% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 23.78% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 6
Average salary £26,500 £29,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.16% +19.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,400 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
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
104 164 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.81% 23.53% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 86 133 95
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the North East region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 -24 7 £30,500 +7.01% 1
Durham -4 1 £22,500 -
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (52.38%) VMware
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) MCSE
7 9 (42.86%) MCSA
7 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (38.10%) MS Office
8 8 (38.10%) SQL
8 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
8 8 (38.10%) Clustering
9 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
10 6 (28.57%) IIS
10 6 (28.57%) Citrix
10 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
11 5 (23.81%) DBS Check
11 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 5 (23.81%) NAS
11 5 (23.81%) vSphere
11 5 (23.81%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (23.81%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (28.57%) IIS
4 5 (23.81%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Mimecast
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
1 5 (23.81%) LAN
1 5 (23.81%) NAS
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) VoIP
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) SNMP
5 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) DTS
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 5 (23.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Technician
5 2 (9.52%) Server Support
5 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) JSON
1 2 (9.52%) Visualforce
1 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (9.52%) Linux
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (9.52%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) High Availability
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Data Security
3 1 (4.76%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) ERP
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Apex Code
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (42.86%) MCSA
2 9 (42.86%) MCSE
3 5 (23.81%) DBS Check
3 5 (23.81%) MCDBA
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (9.52%) Nagios
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Intune
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Mitel
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
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