The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 38 51 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 27 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.95% 2.41% 5.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.42% 9.09% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 30
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,750 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
155 165 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.39% 26.48% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 141 150 112
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
North East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 25 £24,500 -15.51% 9
Sunderland - 1 £35,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
2 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
3 17 (51.52%) MS Exchange
4 16 (48.48%) UNIX
4 16 (48.48%) DNS
5 15 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (42.42%) DHCP
7 13 (39.39%) Linux
7 13 (39.39%) VMware
8 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (36.36%) Hyper-V
8 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
9 11 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (30.30%) VMware ESX
10 10 (30.30%) iSCSI
10 10 (30.30%) NAS
10 10 (30.30%) NFS
10 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
10 10 (30.30%) SAN
10 10 (30.30%) Symantec
10 10 (30.30%) SLA
11 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (24.24%) French Language
12 8 (24.24%) German Language
12 8 (24.24%) Italian Language
13 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
13 7 (21.21%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (51.52%) MS Exchange
2 15 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (18.18%) IIS
6 4 (12.12%) Lync
6 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (6.06%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) DNS
2 14 (42.42%) DHCP
3 10 (30.30%) iSCSI
3 10 (30.30%) NAS
3 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
3 10 (30.30%) SAN
4 6 (18.18%) WAN
4 6 (18.18%) LAN
5 3 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (6.06%) PBX
6 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.03%) Extranet
7 1 (3.03%) VoIP
7 1 (3.03%) SMTP
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (24.24%) French Language
1 8 (24.24%) German Language
1 8 (24.24%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) DBA
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.03%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.03%) Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.03%) WPF
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Handset
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) DTV
2 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) UNIX
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (39.39%) Linux
5 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (18.18%) Solaris
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Change Control
2 2 (6.06%) ITIL
3 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.03%) High Availability
3 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.03%) Identity Management
3 1 (3.03%) MVC
3 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) MCSE
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (9.09%) MCITP
4 2 (6.06%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (30.30%) VMware ESX
3 10 (30.30%) NFS
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
1 3 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (6.06%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.03%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.03%) SCSM
3 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) VMware
2 10 (30.30%) Symantec
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) SAP
4 6 (18.18%) McAfee
4 6 (18.18%) Amdocs
4 6 (18.18%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.03%) Avaya
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum To £45k & Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £34500 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Car Allowance & Training
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