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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 66 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.80% 3.42% 3.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.83% 13.93% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 15
Average salary £33,750 £36,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,710 £24,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £52,500 £30,000
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
206 122 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.93% 24.55% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 161 113 109
Average salary £30,500 £33,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.27% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 October 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 October 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 -13 12 £33,750 -10.00% 3
Windows Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (72.73%) VMware
3 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
3 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (63.64%) Hyper-V
5 13 (59.09%) SAN
6 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
6 12 (54.55%) Linux
6 12 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (50.00%) DHCP
7 11 (50.00%) DNS
8 10 (45.45%) SLA
8 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
8 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
9 9 (40.91%) UNIX
9 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
9 9 (40.91%) VMware ESX
9 9 (40.91%) NAS
10 8 (36.36%) iSCSI
10 8 (36.36%) Symantec
10 8 (36.36%) NFS
11 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
11 7 (31.82%) SQL
11 7 (31.82%) Firewall
11 7 (31.82%) German Language
11 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
1 12 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) SAN
2 11 (50.00%) DNS
2 11 (50.00%) DHCP
3 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 9 (40.91%) NAS
5 8 (36.36%) iSCSI
6 7 (31.82%) Firewall
7 4 (18.18%) LAN
7 4 (18.18%) WAN
8 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 7 (31.82%) German Language
2 6 (27.27%) Italian Language
2 6 (27.27%) French Language
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Support Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Support
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Field Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) WPF
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) NancyFx
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) WinForms
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (54.55%) Linux
4 9 (40.91%) UNIX
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 9 (40.91%) VMware ESX
4 8 (36.36%) NFS
5 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.55%) XenApp
6 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Symantec
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) Lotus
7 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard
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