Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 60 78
Rank change year-on-year +16 +18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 49 47 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.14% 4.02% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.56% 14.60% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 44 33 17
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £22,700
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +54.19% -15.14%
10th Percentile £20,825 £32,100 £19,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £33,500
North East median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £22,600
% change year-on-year -16.67% +59.29% -13.08%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 279 322 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 29.25% 27.54% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 250 252 175
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.84%
10th Percentile £21,329 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,150 £48,562 £51,250
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +7.20%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 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 in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 33 £36,250 -2.03%
Sunderland - 13 £23,000 -
Jarrow - 2 £21,000 -
Gateshead +3 1 £27,500 +11.11%
Windows Server 2008
North East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (93.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
4 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
5 28 (57.14%) MS Exchange
6 26 (53.06%) VMware
7 23 (46.94%) Office 365
8 22 (44.90%) Hyper-V
8 22 (44.90%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (44.90%) Windows Server
9 16 (32.65%) ITIL
10 15 (30.61%) Citrix
11 14 (28.57%) LAN
11 14 (28.57%) Windows XP
11 14 (28.57%) WAN
11 14 (28.57%) Windows 10
12 13 (26.53%) SAN
12 13 (26.53%) Clustering
13 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
13 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
14 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (20.41%) XenApp
15 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (20.41%) SQL
15 10 (20.41%) WLAN
16 9 (18.37%) Veritas
16 9 (18.37%) Symantec
16 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
16 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Office

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 28 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (14.29%) IIS
5 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (46.94%) Office 365
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (16.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) LAN
1 14 (28.57%) WAN
2 13 (26.53%) SAN
3 10 (20.41%) WLAN
4 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
5 8 (16.33%) DHCP
5 8 (16.33%) DNS
5 8 (16.33%) SMTP
6 6 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (12.24%) Firewall
6 6 (12.24%) VLAN
6 6 (12.24%) VoIP
7 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (6.12%) DMZ
8 3 (6.12%) NAS
9 1 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (8.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Service Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Server Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Team Leader
7 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Consultant
7 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 3 (6.12%) IT Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Server Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 3 (6.12%) Support Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) WAP
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Clustering
2 7 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.16%) Replication
4 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (93.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (44.90%) Windows Server
4 14 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 14 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.12%) CentOS
6 3 (6.12%) Linux
6 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 7 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 6 (12.24%) B2C
3 6 (12.24%) ERP
3 6 (12.24%) Patch Management
4 5 (10.20%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.12%) Change Control
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.12%) ITSM
5 3 (6.12%) Line Management
5 3 (6.12%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 3 (6.12%) OpenUP
5 3 (6.12%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.08%) Presales
6 2 (4.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
2 10 (20.41%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.08%) MCSA
2 2 (4.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 22 (44.90%) Hyper-V
2 22 (44.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.41%) XenApp
4 8 (16.33%) DFS Replication
5 3 (6.12%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.04%) Firmware
7 1 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Backup Exec
2 8 (16.33%) WSUS
3 4 (8.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.08%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
2 26 (53.06%) VMware
3 15 (30.61%) Citrix
4 9 (18.37%) Oracle
4 9 (18.37%) Symantec
4 9 (18.37%) Veritas
5 8 (16.33%) Cisco
6 7 (14.29%) IBM
7 6 (12.24%) arcserve
7 6 (12.24%) CA
7 6 (12.24%) SAP
7 6 (12.24%) Sophos
7 6 (12.24%) Veeam
8 4 (8.16%) HP
9 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
9 3 (6.12%) Workday
10 1 (2.04%) Sun