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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 56 41 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.66% 4.70% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.31% 16.46% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 11
Average salary £27,500 £32,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.72% +34.37%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
130 164 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 21.63% 28.52% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 107 149 149
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 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 -15 15 £27,000 -4.84% 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 1 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 42 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 42 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (68.52%) Active Directory
5 35 (64.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
6 33 (61.11%) Firewall
7 32 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 31 (57.41%) VMware
9 27 (50.00%) SAN
9 27 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (44.44%) NetApp
11 23 (42.59%) SQL
12 21 (38.89%) Hyper-V
13 20 (37.04%) Lync
14 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
14 18 (33.33%) Cisco
15 17 (31.48%) WAN
15 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (29.63%) LAN
17 15 (27.78%) Replication
17 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
17 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
18 14 (25.93%) Office Communications Server
18 14 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
18 14 (25.93%) Wi-Fi
18 14 (25.93%) Blackberry
18 14 (25.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 42 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 35 (64.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (37.04%) Lync
6 14 (25.93%) Office Communications Server
6 14 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (25.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (25.93%) SharePoint
7 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 33 (61.11%) Firewall
2 27 (50.00%) SAN
3 17 (31.48%) WAN
4 16 (29.63%) LAN
5 14 (25.93%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (24.07%) DHCP
6 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
6 13 (24.07%) DNS
7 6 (11.11%) NAS
8 4 (7.41%) iSCSI
8 4 (7.41%) SSL
9 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (11.11%) French Language
1 6 (11.11%) German Language
1 6 (11.11%) Italian Language
2 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Field Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) IT Support
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (7.41%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (7.41%) Messaging Specialist
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Specialist
4 4 (7.41%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) DBA
4 4 (7.41%) Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (7.41%) Support Specialist
4 4 (7.41%) Support Technician
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 3 (5.56%) Consultant
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%) NHS
4 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (18.52%) Linux
5 8 (14.81%) Windows 8
5 8 (14.81%) Windows XP
6 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
7 6 (11.11%) UNIX
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) 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%) CRM
5 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.85%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.41%) VBScript
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (22.22%) MCSE
2 12 (22.22%) MCSA
3 10 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
4 8 (14.81%) CCNA
4 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.70%) MCP
6 1 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (68.52%) Active Directory
2 24 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (38.89%) 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 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 31 (57.41%) VMware
3 24 (44.44%) NetApp
4 18 (33.33%) Cisco
5 11 (20.37%) EMC
6 8 (14.81%) Citrix
7 6 (11.11%) Symantec
8 5 (9.26%) WatchGuard
9 4 (7.41%) CA
10 2 (3.70%) Dell
11 1 (1.85%) HP
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago