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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 60 50
Rank change year-on-year +29 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.59% 3.02% 4.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.74% 13.51% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 19
Median salary £31,000 £41,750 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.74% +41.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,900 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £48,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 115 111 132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.73% 22.33% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 106 93 115
Median salary £30,000 £35,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.89% +0.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +21 24 £32,075 -26.26% 5
South Shields - 1 £31,000 -
Windows Server 2008
North East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
2 33 (89.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (75.68%) Windows Server
3 28 (75.68%) VMware
4 27 (72.97%) DNS
4 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
5 22 (59.46%) DHCP
6 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (54.05%) Citrix
7 20 (54.05%) MS Exchange
7 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (51.35%) Hyper-V
8 19 (51.35%) MS Excel
9 18 (48.65%) Firewall
9 18 (48.65%) Office 365
10 17 (45.95%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (43.24%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (40.54%) Presales
12 15 (40.54%) ITIL
13 14 (37.84%) SAN
14 13 (35.14%) Linux
14 13 (35.14%) MCSE
14 13 (35.14%) SQL
14 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (32.43%) Symantec
15 12 (32.43%) Sophos
15 12 (32.43%) Clustering
15 12 (32.43%) Backup Exec
15 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure

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 20 (54.05%) MS Exchange
2 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (16.22%) Apache
5 6 (16.22%) Skype for Business
6 2 (5.41%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (51.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (29.73%) MS Office
3 2 (5.41%) Abaqus
Cloud Services
1 18 (48.65%) Office 365
2 17 (45.95%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (16.22%) Amazon S3
4 6 (16.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (16.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (13.51%) Route 53
6 3 (8.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (8.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (8.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (8.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (8.11%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (8.11%) PaaS
7 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) DNS
2 22 (59.46%) DHCP
3 18 (48.65%) Firewall
4 14 (37.84%) SAN
5 11 (29.73%) SMTP
5 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
6 10 (27.03%) DMZ
6 10 (27.03%) VLAN
7 6 (16.22%) Skype
8 3 (8.11%) LAN
8 3 (8.11%) VPN
8 3 (8.11%) WAN
9 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.70%) Internet
10 1 (2.70%) VoIP
10 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
3 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (16.22%) MySQL
5 3 (8.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Support Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Wintel Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Active Directory Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (13.51%) Exchange Engineer
7 5 (13.51%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) Consultant
8 4 (10.81%) Wintel Support
8 4 (10.81%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 3 (8.11%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (8.11%) Messaging Support
9 3 (8.11%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) Web Services
2 6 (16.22%) WAP
3 5 (13.51%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Clustering
2 7 (18.92%) Replication
3 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
3 5 (13.51%) Driving Licence
4 3 (8.11%) PKI
5 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (89.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (75.68%) Windows Server
4 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (35.14%) Linux
6 7 (18.92%) CentOS
6 7 (18.92%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.41%) Android
7 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.41%) Debian
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
1 15 (40.54%) Presales
2 12 (32.43%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 11 (29.73%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 7 (18.92%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
5 6 (16.22%) DevOps
5 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 5 (13.51%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
6 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (8.11%) Change Control
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
9 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.41%) Content Management
9 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
3 6 (16.22%) PHP
4 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) MCSE
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) AWS Certification
3 2 (5.41%) CCNA
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
2 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (51.35%) Hyper-V
4 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
5 5 (13.51%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (10.81%) XenApp
7 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) Backup Exec
2 4 (10.81%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) Linux-HA
3 2 (5.41%) Puppet
4 1 (2.70%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
3 20 (54.05%) Citrix
4 12 (32.43%) Sophos
4 12 (32.43%) Symantec
5 11 (29.73%) Cisco
6 7 (18.92%) HP
7 5 (13.51%) arcserve
7 5 (13.51%) Dell
7 5 (13.51%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.41%) Intel
9 2 (5.41%) MobileIron
9 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.41%) Trend Micro
10 1 (2.70%) F5
10 1 (2.70%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.70%) NetApp
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