The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 54 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.99% 4.39% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.01% 14.94% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 13
Average salary £27,250 £24,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.22% +2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £23,700 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £39,900 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Windows Server 2008
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
123 174 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.99% 29.39% 28.34%
Number of salaries quoted 105 161 144
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,750 £44,500
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 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 14 £27,000 +10.20% 3
Sunderland 0 2 £29,500 -15.71%
Windows Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (81.82%) MS Exchange
3 43 (78.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (74.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
6 35 (63.64%) Active Directory
6 35 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 32 (58.18%) VMware
8 31 (56.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 30 (54.55%) Firewall
10 28 (50.91%) SAN
11 25 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (43.64%) NetApp
13 21 (38.18%) SQL
13 21 (38.18%) Hyper-V
14 20 (36.36%) Lync
15 18 (32.73%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (30.91%) MS Excel
16 17 (30.91%) Cisco
16 17 (30.91%) DNS
16 17 (30.91%) DHCP
17 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
18 15 (27.27%) TCP/IP
18 15 (27.27%) PowerShell
18 15 (27.27%) Replication
19 14 (25.45%) Office Communications Server
19 14 (25.45%) Blackberry
19 14 (25.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 14 (25.45%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 45 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 41 (74.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 35 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (56.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (36.36%) Lync
6 14 (25.45%) Office Communications Server
6 14 (25.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (25.45%) SharePoint
7 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (14.55%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (30.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (54.55%) Firewall
2 28 (50.91%) SAN
3 17 (30.91%) DNS
3 17 (30.91%) DHCP
4 15 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 14 (25.45%) WAN
6 13 (23.64%) LAN
7 12 (21.82%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (16.36%) NAS
9 6 (10.91%) iSCSI
10 4 (7.27%) SSL
11 1 (1.82%) VPN
11 1 (1.82%) POP3
11 1 (1.82%) SMTP
11 1 (1.82%) VoIP
11 1 (1.82%) MPLS
11 1 (1.82%) OSPF
11 1 (1.82%) BGP
11 1 (1.82%) HSRP
11 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (12.73%) Italian Language
1 7 (12.73%) French Language
1 7 (12.73%) German Language
2 1 (1.82%) Electronics
2 1 (1.82%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.82%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 13 (23.64%) Field Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) IT Support
3 5 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 5 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Messaging Specialist
4 4 (7.27%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (7.27%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Specialist
4 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (7.27%) Support Specialist
4 4 (7.27%) Support Technician
4 4 (7.27%) DBA
4 4 (7.27%) Messaging Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) COM
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Replication
2 14 (25.45%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.27%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.82%) NHS
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (78.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (20.00%) Linux
5 9 (16.36%) Windows XP
5 9 (16.36%) Windows 8
6 8 (14.55%) UNIX
7 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) ITIL
2 7 (12.73%) Change Management
2 7 (12.73%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (5.45%) Data Protection
4 2 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.82%) CRM
5 1 (1.82%) High Availability
5 1 (1.82%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.18%) SQL
2 15 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.27%) VBScript
4 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (21.82%) MCSE
2 12 (21.82%) MCSA
3 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (16.36%) CCNA
4 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
4 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) Degree
5 2 (3.64%) MCP
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 25 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (38.18%) Hyper-V
4 13 (23.64%) VMware ESX
5 8 (14.55%) NFS
6 7 (12.73%) XenApp
6 7 (12.73%) XenServer
7 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.82%) WSUS
1 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 32 (58.18%) VMware
3 24 (43.64%) NetApp
4 17 (30.91%) Cisco
5 11 (20.00%) EMC
6 9 (16.36%) Citrix
7 6 (10.91%) Symantec
8 4 (7.27%) WatchGuard
8 4 (7.27%) CA
9 3 (5.45%) Dell
10 1 (1.82%) Meraki
10 1 (1.82%) Juniper
10 1 (1.82%) HP
10 1 (1.82%) BT
10 1 (1.82%) Convergys
10 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
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