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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 61 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.23% 2.91% 2.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.76% 11.32% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 11
Average salary £27,000 £24,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.20% +2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,540 £23,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,400 £55,000
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
123 159 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.86% 25.69% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 110 144 88
Average salary £27,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 9 £23,400 -4.48% 2
Sunderland -7 3 £27,500 -21.42% 3
Windows Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 24 (68.57%) VMware
4 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
4 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (42.86%) DNS
8 15 (42.86%) DHCP
8 15 (42.86%) SQL
9 14 (40.00%) Firewall
9 14 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
10 13 (37.14%) Cisco
11 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
11 12 (34.29%) SAN
12 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
12 11 (31.43%) WAN
13 10 (28.57%) LAN
13 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
13 10 (28.57%) NetApp
14 9 (25.71%) Citrix
14 9 (25.71%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (25.71%) SLA
14 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (22.86%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 25 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 21 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (22.86%) Lync
7 5 (14.29%) IIS
8 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
8 3 (8.57%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) DHCP
1 15 (42.86%) DNS
2 14 (40.00%) Firewall
3 12 (34.29%) SAN
4 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
4 11 (31.43%) WAN
5 10 (28.57%) LAN
6 9 (25.71%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (14.29%) NAS
8 4 (11.43%) SSL
8 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.86%) VoIP
9 1 (2.86%) POP3
9 1 (2.86%) SMTP
9 1 (2.86%) HSRP
9 1 (2.86%) VLAN
9 1 (2.86%) MPLS
9 1 (2.86%) OSPF
9 1 (2.86%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (8.57%) French Language
1 3 (8.57%) German Language
1 3 (8.57%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.86%) Hebrew Language
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Field Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) DBA
4 4 (11.43%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Help Desk Technician
7 1 (2.86%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Replication
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (22.86%) Windows 8
5 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (11.43%) UNIX
6 4 (11.43%) Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) Change Management
1 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (11.43%) ITIL
2 2 (5.71%) Patch Management
3 1 (2.86%) CRM
3 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
3 1 (2.86%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.14%) MCSE
2 6 (17.14%) MCSA
2 6 (17.14%) CCNA
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) MCP
5 2 (5.71%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
4 8 (22.86%) VMware ESX
5 7 (20.00%) XenApp
6 4 (11.43%) XenServer
6 4 (11.43%) NFS
7 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.86%) vSphere
8 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) VMware
2 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 13 (37.14%) Cisco
4 10 (28.57%) NetApp
5 9 (25.71%) Citrix
6 4 (11.43%) WatchGuard
7 2 (5.71%) Symantec
7 2 (5.71%) CA
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) EMC
8 1 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) Juniper
8 1 (2.86%) Convergys
8 1 (2.86%) BT
8 1 (2.86%) Lotus
8 1 (2.86%) Meraki
8 1 (2.86%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago