The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 35 53
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.06% 6.59% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.00% 22.60% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 12
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% +29.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £21,520
10% offered a salary of more than £41,120 £46,200 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 50 146 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.67% 29.14% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 47 132 91
Median salary £37,250 £37,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% +34.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 27 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 21 (77.78%) DNS
3 20 (74.07%) VMware
4 19 (70.37%) Citrix
5 18 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
7 16 (59.26%) DHCP
7 16 (59.26%) Linux
7 16 (59.26%) Hyper-V
7 16 (59.26%) Amazon RDS
7 16 (59.26%) Presales
8 15 (55.56%) Firewall
9 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (51.85%) SAN
10 13 (48.15%) SQL
10 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
10 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (44.44%) Office 365
11 12 (44.44%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 12 (44.44%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
11 12 (44.44%) Cisco
11 12 (44.44%) SMTP
11 12 (44.44%) Clustering
12 10 (37.04%) Backup Exec
12 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (37.04%) VLAN

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Apache
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (14.81%) Abaqus
Cloud Services
1 18 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (44.44%) Office 365
4 6 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (22.22%) Amazon S3
4 6 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (18.52%) Route 53
6 4 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) DNS
2 16 (59.26%) DHCP
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
4 14 (51.85%) SAN
5 12 (44.44%) SMTP
5 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 10 (37.04%) DMZ
6 10 (37.04%) VLAN
7 4 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
8 3 (11.11%) VPN
9 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) MySQL
4 3 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Active Directory Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) WAP
3 5 (18.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Clustering
2 7 (25.93%) Replication
3 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
3 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (7.41%) PKI
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 16 (59.26%) Linux
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (33.33%) CentOS
5 9 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (14.81%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Presales
2 12 (44.44%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 12 (44.44%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 6 (22.22%) DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.81%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) PHP
3 4 (14.81%) MATLAB
4 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
1 4 (14.81%) MCSE
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 27 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (59.26%) Hyper-V
3 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (18.52%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (14.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Backup Exec
2 6 (22.22%) vCenter Server
3 4 (14.81%) Linux-HA
3 4 (14.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) Citrix
3 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco
5 10 (37.04%) Sophos
5 10 (37.04%) Symantec
6 5 (18.52%) arcserve
6 5 (18.52%) Dell
6 5 (18.52%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (18.52%) HP
7 4 (14.81%) Intel
7 4 (14.81%) Red Hat