Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 65 103
Rank change year-on-year +13 +38 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 58 54 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.15% 3.55% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.21% 13.74% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 53 40 18
North East median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £22,600
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +59.29% -13.08%
10th Percentile £20,813 £28,725 £19,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £33,250
England median annual salary £36,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.39% -4.00% -

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 337 393 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.11% 25.84% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 304 317 249
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.48% +7.20%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,700 £47,200 £51,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in the North East

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in the North East

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in the North East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the North East

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +17 50 £32,500 -7.14%
Durham -18 3 £25,000 -31.03% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (91.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 45 (77.59%) Microsoft
4 42 (72.41%) Active Directory
5 31 (53.45%) MS Exchange
6 30 (51.72%) VMware
7 29 (50.00%) Office 365
8 26 (44.83%) Windows Server
9 23 (39.66%) ITIL
9 23 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (39.66%) Hyper-V
10 21 (36.21%) WAN
11 20 (34.48%) LAN
12 19 (32.76%) Windows XP
12 19 (32.76%) Windows 10
13 18 (31.03%) Citrix
14 14 (24.14%) Clustering
14 14 (24.14%) SAN
14 14 (24.14%) Oracle
14 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
15 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
15 13 (22.41%) PowerShell
16 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2003
16 12 (20.69%) SQL
17 11 (18.97%) SAP
17 11 (18.97%) WLAN
17 11 (18.97%) ERP
17 11 (18.97%) DNS

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 31 (53.45%) MS Exchange
2 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (12.07%) IIS
4 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (50.00%) Office 365
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (15.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) WAN
2 20 (34.48%) LAN
3 14 (24.14%) SAN
4 11 (18.97%) DHCP
4 11 (18.97%) DNS
4 11 (18.97%) WLAN
5 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
6 9 (15.52%) SMTP
6 9 (15.52%) VLAN
6 9 (15.52%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (12.07%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (12.07%) Firewall
7 7 (12.07%) VoIP
8 4 (6.90%) DMZ
8 4 (6.90%) NAS
9 2 (3.45%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (6.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Analyst
2 15 (25.86%) Service Analyst
2 15 (25.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Server Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) SQL Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) IT Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Team Leader
6 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Technical Operations Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 3 (5.17%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) WAP
2 4 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Clustering
2 7 (12.07%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.62%) Replication
4 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (91.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (44.83%) Windows Server
4 19 (32.76%) Windows 10
4 19 (32.76%) Windows XP
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.90%) CentOS
7 4 (6.90%) Linux
7 4 (6.90%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) ITIL
2 11 (18.97%) ERP
3 9 (15.52%) Mathematics
4 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.07%) Patch Management
4 7 (12.07%) Software Architecture
5 6 (10.34%) B2C
5 6 (10.34%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.90%) Change Control
7 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.90%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 4 (6.90%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.17%) ITSM
8 3 (5.17%) Line Management
8 3 (5.17%) OpenUP
9 2 (3.45%) Load Testing
9 2 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) PowerShell
2 12 (20.69%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) C
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.45%) MCSA
3 2 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 23 (39.66%) Hyper-V
2 23 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.97%) XenApp
4 9 (15.52%) DFS Replication
5 3 (5.17%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.72%) Firmware
7 1 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) Backup Exec
2 9 (15.52%) WSUS
3 4 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.45%) SCCM
4 2 (3.45%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 45 (77.59%) Microsoft
2 30 (51.72%) VMware
3 18 (31.03%) Citrix
4 14 (24.14%) Oracle
5 11 (18.97%) SAP
6 10 (17.24%) Symantec
6 10 (17.24%) Veritas
7 9 (15.52%) Cisco
8 8 (13.79%) Workday
9 7 (12.07%) arcserve
9 7 (12.07%) CA
9 7 (12.07%) IBM
9 7 (12.07%) Sophos
9 7 (12.07%) Veeam
10 4 (6.90%) HP
10 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.72%) Capita
11 1 (1.72%) Sun