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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 49 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.71% 4.25% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.42% 16.81% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 18
Average salary £28,500 £24,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.32% -15.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £23,500 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
134 113 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.60% 25.28% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 116 98 144
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -10 17 £27,500 +12.24% 5
Sunderland -3 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Windows Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (85.19%) MS Exchange
3 43 (79.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 43 (79.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
5 36 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 35 (64.81%) Firewall
7 33 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
8 32 (59.26%) VMware
9 29 (53.70%) SAN
10 28 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (48.15%) NetApp
12 25 (46.30%) SQL
12 25 (46.30%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (40.74%) Hyper-V
14 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
14 20 (37.04%) Cisco
15 19 (35.19%) Lync
16 18 (33.33%) WAN
17 17 (31.48%) LAN
17 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
19 15 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
19 15 (27.78%) Replication
19 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
19 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
20 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
20 14 (25.93%) SharePoint
20 14 (25.93%) Blackberry

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 46 (85.19%) MS Exchange
2 43 (79.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 36 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (35.19%) Lync
6 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (25.93%) Office Communications Server
7 14 (25.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (25.93%) SharePoint
8 8 (14.81%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (64.81%) Firewall
2 29 (53.70%) SAN
3 18 (33.33%) WAN
4 17 (31.48%) LAN
5 15 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (22.22%) DNS
6 12 (22.22%) DHCP
6 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 6 (11.11%) NAS
8 4 (7.41%) iSCSI
8 4 (7.41%) SSL
9 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (9.26%) French Language
1 5 (9.26%) German Language
1 5 (9.26%) Italian Language
2 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Field Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Support Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Support Specialist
3 4 (7.41%) Support Technician
3 4 (7.41%) Technical Support
3 4 (7.41%) Analyst
3 4 (7.41%) DBA
3 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) IT Support Technician
3 4 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Messaging Specialist
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Specialist
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Messaging Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) IT Support
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Specialist
3 4 (7.41%) Messaging Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) COM
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Replication
2 14 (25.93%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (79.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (20.37%) Linux
5 7 (12.96%) Windows XP
5 7 (12.96%) Windows 8
6 6 (11.11%) UNIX
6 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Change Management
2 7 (12.96%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 2 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.41%) VBScript
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (22.22%) MCSE
3 11 (20.37%) MCSA
4 7 (12.96%) CCNA
4 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.85%) MCITP
5 1 (1.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 25 (46.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (40.74%) Hyper-V
4 11 (20.37%) VMware ESX
5 7 (12.96%) XenApp
5 7 (12.96%) XenServer
6 6 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
1 32 (59.26%) VMware
2 26 (48.15%) NetApp
3 20 (37.04%) Cisco
4 11 (20.37%) EMC
5 8 (14.81%) Citrix
6 6 (11.11%) Symantec
7 4 (7.41%) CA
7 4 (7.41%) WatchGuard
8 3 (5.56%) Dell
9 2 (3.70%) HP
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