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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 38 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.38% 1.69% 2.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.54% 8.70% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 13
Average salary £27,500 £24,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,880 £23,750 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.52%
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
138 69 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.80% 19.49% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 111 62 101
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,900 £23,850
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +12 33 £27,500 +12.24% 2
Sunderland -1 4 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Windows Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (75.51%) MS Exchange
2 37 (75.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 34 (69.39%) Microsoft
3 34 (69.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 32 (65.31%) Active Directory
5 29 (59.18%) Firewall
6 28 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 28 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 27 (55.10%) SAN
8 26 (53.06%) VMware
9 23 (46.94%) NetApp
9 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
10 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (42.86%) SQL
11 21 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (36.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
12 18 (36.73%) Lync
13 17 (34.69%) Cisco
14 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
15 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (30.61%) Replication
16 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
16 14 (28.57%) Blackberry
16 14 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 14 (28.57%) SharePoint
16 14 (28.57%) WAN
16 14 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
17 13 (26.53%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (75.51%) MS Exchange
2 34 (69.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 28 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 28 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (36.73%) Lync
5 14 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 14 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
6 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (18.37%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (59.18%) Firewall
2 27 (55.10%) SAN
3 14 (28.57%) WAN
4 13 (26.53%) LAN
5 12 (24.49%) DHCP
5 12 (24.49%) DNS
6 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
6 11 (22.45%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (10.20%) NAS
8 4 (8.16%) SSL
9 3 (6.12%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 18 (36.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.16%) French Language
1 4 (8.16%) German Language
1 4 (8.16%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Support Engineer
2 13 (26.53%) Field Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Technical Support
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Support Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) DBA
5 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Exchange Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Messaging Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Managed Services Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) SOAP
2 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.04%) REST
3 1 (2.04%) NancyFx
3 1 (2.04%) WinForms
3 1 (2.04%) JSON
3 1 (2.04%) Ajax
3 1 (2.04%) WCF
3 1 (2.04%) WPF
3 1 (2.04%) jQuery
3 1 (2.04%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.04%) COM
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Replication
2 14 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.16%) Clustering
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (75.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (22.45%) Linux
5 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
5 5 (10.20%) UNIX
5 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Change Management
2 6 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
3 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
3 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
3 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.04%) Migration
4 1 (2.04%) CRM
4 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.16%) VBScript
4 1 (2.04%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
3 11 (22.45%) MCSE
4 10 (20.41%) MCSA
5 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
6 6 (12.24%) CCNA
6 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.04%) Degree
7 1 (2.04%) MCITP
7 1 (2.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (65.31%) Active Directory
2 21 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
4 9 (18.37%) VMware ESX
5 6 (12.24%) XenApp
5 6 (12.24%) XenServer
6 5 (10.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (69.39%) Microsoft
2 26 (53.06%) VMware
3 23 (46.94%) NetApp
4 17 (34.69%) Cisco
5 11 (22.45%) EMC
6 6 (12.24%) Citrix
6 6 (12.24%) HP
7 5 (10.20%) Symantec
8 4 (8.16%) CA
8 4 (8.16%) Dell
9 2 (4.08%) WatchGuard
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago