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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 41 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.92% 2.55% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.26% 11.96% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 6
Average salary £27,500 £38,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.63% +43.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £36,250
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
168 92 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.52% 21.35% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 133 84 93
Average salary £29,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,040 £24,900 £23,280
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £51,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
(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 +5 28 £27,500 -27.63% 8
Windows Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (83.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (75.68%) MS Exchange
4 27 (72.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
5 24 (64.86%) Firewall
6 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
6 22 (59.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (59.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (56.76%) SAN
7 21 (56.76%) VMware
8 17 (45.95%) Hyper-V
9 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
9 16 (43.24%) Cisco
9 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (40.54%) SQL
10 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
10 15 (40.54%) NetApp
10 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (32.43%) Linux
12 12 (32.43%) LAN
12 12 (32.43%) WAN
13 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (29.73%) Lync
14 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
15 9 (24.32%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (21.62%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 28 (75.68%) MS Exchange
2 27 (72.97%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (59.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 22 (59.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (29.73%) Lync
5 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (21.62%) Office Communications Server
6 8 (21.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
7 7 (18.92%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) Firewall
2 21 (56.76%) SAN
3 12 (32.43%) LAN
3 12 (32.43%) WAN
4 9 (24.32%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (21.62%) DNS
5 8 (21.62%) DHCP
6 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
7 5 (13.51%) NAS
8 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.81%) French Language
1 4 (10.81%) German Language
1 4 (10.81%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Support Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Field Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Support
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) Support Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Messaging Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Exchange Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Managed Services Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Messaging Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) SOAP
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) JSON
3 1 (2.70%) WCF
3 1 (2.70%) WPF
3 1 (2.70%) jQuery
3 1 (2.70%) REST
3 1 (2.70%) NancyFx
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) COM
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) WinForms
3 1 (2.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Blackberry
2 7 (18.92%) Replication
3 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (83.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (32.43%) Linux
5 5 (13.51%) UNIX
5 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Change Management
2 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) VB
4 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
3 8 (21.62%) MCSE
3 8 (21.62%) MCSA
4 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
5 5 (13.51%) CCNA
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
2 17 (45.95%) Hyper-V
3 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
5 5 (13.51%) NFS
5 5 (13.51%) XenApp
5 5 (13.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) WSUS
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 16 (43.24%) Cisco
4 15 (40.54%) NetApp
5 7 (18.92%) HP
5 7 (18.92%) EMC
6 5 (13.51%) Citrix
6 5 (13.51%) Symantec
7 4 (10.81%) Dell
8 2 (5.41%) CA
8 2 (5.41%) WatchGuard
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