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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 61 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.43% 1.25% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.29% 4.10% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 8
Average salary £24,000 £24,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% -1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,020 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
96 195 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.59% 30.56% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 83 147 116
Average salary £30,000 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,750 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
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 4 September 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 -1 5 £22,700 -29.61% 4
Sunderland - 2 £27,000 -
Windows Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) MS Exchange
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (73.91%) VMware
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
4 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (56.52%) Cisco
6 12 (52.17%) Hyper-V
7 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (47.83%) DNS
7 11 (47.83%) DHCP
8 10 (43.48%) SLA
8 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
9 9 (39.13%) LAN
9 9 (39.13%) WAN
9 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
9 9 (39.13%) SAN
10 8 (34.78%) Citrix
10 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (30.43%) Windows 8
11 7 (30.43%) NAS
11 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
11 7 (30.43%) NetApp
11 7 (30.43%) VMware ESX
11 7 (30.43%) Firewall
11 7 (30.43%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 17 (73.91%) MS Exchange
2 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (13.04%) IIS
5 3 (13.04%) Lync
6 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 1 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
7 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) DNS
1 11 (47.83%) DHCP
2 9 (39.13%) SAN
2 9 (39.13%) LAN
2 9 (39.13%) WAN
3 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 7 (30.43%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (30.43%) NAS
4 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.35%) HSRP
5 1 (4.35%) VLAN
5 1 (4.35%) POP3
5 1 (4.35%) SMTP
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) MPLS
5 1 (4.35%) OSPF
5 1 (4.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (17.39%) French Language
1 4 (17.39%) German Language
2 3 (13.04%) Hebrew Language
2 3 (13.04%) Italian Language
2 3 (13.04%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Field Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Technician
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 8
5 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
6 5 (21.74%) UNIX
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Change Management
2 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) MCSA
3 4 (17.39%) MCSE
3 4 (17.39%) CCNA
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) MCP
6 1 (4.35%) MCDBA
6 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (52.17%) Hyper-V
3 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
4 7 (30.43%) VMware ESX
5 5 (21.74%) NFS
5 5 (21.74%) XenApp
6 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
7 2 (8.70%) vSphere
7 2 (8.70%) XenServer
8 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) VMware
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 13 (56.52%) Cisco
4 8 (34.78%) Citrix
5 7 (30.43%) NetApp
6 4 (17.39%) WatchGuard
7 3 (13.04%) Convergys
8 1 (4.35%) BT
8 1 (4.35%) Lotus
8 1 (4.35%) Symantec
8 1 (4.35%) Juniper
8 1 (4.35%) HP
8 1 (4.35%) Dell
8 1 (4.35%) Meraki
8 1 (4.35%) Mitel
8 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
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