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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 59 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.24% 2.60% 2.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.00% 10.74% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 15
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -10.71%
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
200 121 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.01% 24.20% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 146 115 117
Average salary £34,500 £32,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -15 7 £40,000 +60.00% 7
Gateshead -7 1 £24,000 -4.00%
Windows Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) MS Excel
3 15 (53.57%) UNIX
4 14 (50.00%) DHCP
4 14 (50.00%) DNS
4 14 (50.00%) VMware
5 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 11 (39.29%) SAN
7 11 (39.29%) Linux
7 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
8 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
9 9 (32.14%) SLA
9 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
9 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
9 9 (32.14%) NAS
9 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
9 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (28.57%) German Language
10 8 (28.57%) iSCSI
10 8 (28.57%) VMware ESX
10 8 (28.57%) Symantec
10 8 (28.57%) NFS
11 7 (25.00%) LAN
11 7 (25.00%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) Lync
4 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) DHCP
1 14 (50.00%) DNS
2 11 (39.29%) SAN
3 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 9 (32.14%) NAS
5 8 (28.57%) iSCSI
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (25.00%) WAN
7 5 (17.86%) Firewall
8 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (28.57%) German Language
2 7 (25.00%) Italian Language
2 7 (25.00%) French Language
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Support
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) SOAP
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) Ajax
3 1 (3.57%) WinForms
3 1 (3.57%) WCF
3 1 (3.57%) WPF
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
3 1 (3.57%) NancyFx
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Handset
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) UNIX
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (39.29%) Linux
5 6 (21.43%) Solaris
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Change Control
2 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VB
2 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) MCTS
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 8 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 8 (28.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) Symantec
4 6 (21.43%) LANDesk
4 6 (21.43%) Amdocs
4 6 (21.43%) SAP
4 6 (21.43%) McAfee
5 5 (17.86%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco
7 2 (7.14%) Dell
7 2 (7.14%) Citrix
8 1 (3.57%) Lotus
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: c£40K depending on skills and experience) plus £2K bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 dependant on experience
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
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