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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 39 59 32
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 19 8 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.09% 1.77% 7.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.07% 8.42% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 28
Median salary £31,000 £35,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.05% +28.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £45,750 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
135 95 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.03% 20.97% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 123 78 107
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +16 18 £32,075 -9.00% 6
South Shields - 1 £31,000 -
Windows Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (87.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (82.05%) Active Directory
4 31 (79.49%) Windows Server
5 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
6 27 (69.23%) VMware
7 25 (64.10%) DNS
8 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (51.28%) DHCP
9 20 (51.28%) MS Exchange
9 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (46.15%) MS Excel
10 18 (46.15%) ITIL
11 17 (43.59%) Office 365
12 16 (41.03%) Hyper-V
12 16 (41.03%) Citrix
13 15 (38.46%) Firewall
13 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (35.90%) MCSE
15 13 (33.33%) SQL
15 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
15 13 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
15 13 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (30.77%) Clustering
16 12 (30.77%) Web Services
16 12 (30.77%) SAN
17 11 (28.21%) Symantec
17 11 (28.21%) Sophos
17 11 (28.21%) Backup Exec

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (51.28%) MS Exchange
2 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (23.08%) Skype for Business
5 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (10.26%) Apache
6 4 (10.26%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (7.69%) IIS
7 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
8 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (23.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (43.59%) Office 365
2 13 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (10.26%) Amazon S3
4 4 (10.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (10.26%) Route 53
4 4 (10.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (5.13%) PaaS
6 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) DNS
2 20 (51.28%) DHCP
3 15 (38.46%) Firewall
4 12 (30.77%) SAN
5 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
6 9 (23.08%) DMZ
6 9 (23.08%) Skype
6 9 (23.08%) SMTP
6 9 (23.08%) VLAN
7 3 (7.69%) LAN
7 3 (7.69%) WAN
8 2 (5.13%) VPN
9 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.56%) Internet
9 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.56%) NAS
9 1 (2.56%) VoIP
9 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.13%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) CruiseControl
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Active Directory Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Wintel Support
6 6 (15.38%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Exchange Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Active Directory Support
8 4 (10.26%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Consultant
8 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Windows Support Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) Messaging Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (10.26%) LAMP
2 4 (10.26%) WAP
3 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (5.13%) CSS
3 2 (5.13%) CSS3
3 2 (5.13%) HTML
3 2 (5.13%) HTML5
3 2 (5.13%) jQuery
3 2 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (5.13%) LINQ
3 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Clustering
2 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.95%) Replication
3 6 (15.38%) Blackberry
4 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
4 4 (10.26%) PKI
5 3 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (87.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (79.49%) Windows Server
4 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (25.64%) Linux
6 5 (12.82%) CentOS
6 5 (12.82%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.13%) Android
7 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) ITIL
2 11 (28.21%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 11 (28.21%) Presales
3 9 (23.08%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (17.95%) Problem Management
6 5 (12.82%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.26%) DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Content Management
8 2 (5.13%) MVC
8 2 (5.13%) Scrum
8 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.26%) PHP
4 2 (5.13%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) MCSE
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) AWS Certification
4 2 (5.13%) CCNA
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (82.05%) Active Directory
2 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (41.03%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.26%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (10.26%) VMware ESX
4 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.69%) XenApp
6 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Backup Exec
2 6 (15.38%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) Linux-HA
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) SmoothWall
3 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 27 (69.23%) VMware
3 16 (41.03%) Citrix
4 11 (28.21%) Sophos
4 11 (28.21%) Symantec
5 9 (23.08%) Cisco
6 6 (15.38%) HP
7 5 (12.82%) arcserve
7 5 (12.82%) Dell
7 5 (12.82%) SolarWinds
8 4 (10.26%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (7.69%) MobileIron
10 2 (5.13%) Trend Micro
11 1 (2.56%) F5
11 1 (2.56%) Intel
11 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
11 1 (2.56%) NetApp
11 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.56%) Veritas
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