The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 53 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.61% 2.73% 3.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.21% 13.33% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 20
Average salary £24,000 £24,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.03% -13.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £21,700 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £53,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
161 105 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.97% 20.51% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 134 92 140
Average salary £30,250 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
North East

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Tyne and Wear region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 8 £24,000 -1.03% 1
Sunderland - 1 £35,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £24,000 - 1
Windows Server 2008
North East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) MS Excel
3 22 (59.46%) UNIX
4 21 (56.76%) DNS
5 20 (54.05%) DHCP
5 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (54.05%) VMware
6 19 (51.35%) MS Exchange
6 19 (51.35%) Linux
6 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (48.65%) Hyper-V
7 18 (48.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (45.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (45.95%) TCP/IP
8 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
9 16 (43.24%) SAN
9 16 (43.24%) SLA
9 16 (43.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (43.24%) NAS
10 15 (40.54%) iSCSI
10 15 (40.54%) NFS
10 15 (40.54%) VMware ESX
10 15 (40.54%) Symantec
11 13 (35.14%) German Language
12 12 (32.43%) Italian Language
12 12 (32.43%) French Language
13 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
14 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (18.92%) SAP
15 7 (18.92%) LAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (51.35%) MS Exchange
2 18 (48.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (45.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (43.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (16.22%) IIS
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.41%) Lync
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (64.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) DNS
2 20 (54.05%) DHCP
3 17 (45.95%) TCP/IP
4 16 (43.24%) SAN
4 16 (43.24%) NAS
5 15 (40.54%) iSCSI
6 7 (18.92%) LAN
6 7 (18.92%) WAN
7 4 (10.81%) Firewall
8 1 (2.70%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.70%) SMTP
8 1 (2.70%) PBX
8 1 (2.70%) VoIP
8 1 (2.70%) VPN
8 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (35.14%) German Language
2 12 (32.43%) Italian Language
2 12 (32.43%) French Language
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Administrator
2 7 (18.92%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (18.92%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Support
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) IT Support
7 1 (2.70%) Desktop Technician
7 1 (2.70%) IT Support Technician
7 1 (2.70%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
1 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Handset
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) CCTV
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) UNIX
3 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (51.35%) Linux
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.22%) Solaris
7 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Change Control
2 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
3 1 (2.70%) High Availability
3 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL
3 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCTS
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (43.24%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (48.65%) Hyper-V
3 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
4 15 (40.54%) VMware ESX
4 15 (40.54%) NFS
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
1 1 (2.70%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) VMware
2 15 (40.54%) Symantec
3 7 (18.92%) SAP
4 6 (16.22%) McAfee
4 6 (16.22%) Amdocs
4 6 (16.22%) LANDesk
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) Avaya
7 1 (2.70%) Lotus
7 1 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago