Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 26 28
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +39
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 91 84 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.98% 7.89% 8.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.44% 28.00% 29.61%
Number of salaries quoted 67 79 75
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -15.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £24,600 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £45,000 £47,800
North East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.91% +54.08%

Windows Server 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 225 300 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 19.72% 28.17% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 172 266 232
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £24,100 £21,290 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,237 £62,000 £47,450
North East median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% +1.49% +1.52%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server
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 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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 -3 71 £35,000 -1.41% 10
Gateshead +23 7 £28,250 +2.73% 1
Sunderland +6 7 £42,500 +30.77%
Jarrow - 6 £40,000 -
Wallsend - 1 £21,500 -
Windows Server
North East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (67.03%) Active Directory
3 49 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 45 (49.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 41 (45.05%) ITIL
6 40 (43.96%) VMware
7 37 (40.66%) Office 365
8 35 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (36.26%) Linux
10 32 (35.16%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (31.87%) SLA
11 29 (31.87%) Analytical Skills
12 28 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (26.37%) PowerShell
15 22 (24.18%) Microsoft Certification
16 21 (23.08%) Service Management
17 20 (21.98%) Windows 10
18 19 (20.88%) MCSA
19 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (18.68%) Mentoring
19 17 (18.68%) Azure Active Directory
19 17 (18.68%) Amazon AWS
20 16 (17.58%) Hyper-V
20 16 (17.58%) Coaching
20 16 (17.58%) Red Hat
20 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2003
21 15 (16.48%) Analytics
21 15 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
21 15 (16.48%) Problem Management

Windows Server
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 13 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.89%) Skype for Business
3 8 (8.79%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.49%) CMS
4 5 (5.49%) nginx
5 2 (2.20%) IIS
5 2 (2.20%) Site Server
5 2 (2.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 45 (49.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (40.66%) Office 365
3 17 (18.68%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (18.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (4.40%) PaaS
5 2 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.10%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.10%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.10%) Route 53
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.38%) SAN
2 10 (10.99%) DHCP
3 9 (9.89%) DNS
3 9 (9.89%) Skype
4 7 (7.69%) WAN
5 6 (6.59%) Firewall
5 6 (6.59%) LAN
5 6 (6.59%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.59%) Wireless
6 5 (5.49%) SSL
7 4 (4.40%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (4.40%) VPN
7 4 (4.40%) VSAN
8 3 (3.30%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.20%) MPLS
9 2 (2.20%) NAS
9 2 (2.20%) VoIP
10 1 (1.10%) Intranet
10 1 (1.10%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (5.49%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.49%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.10%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (3.30%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (3.30%) Automotive
2 2 (2.20%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Advertising
3 1 (1.10%) Games
3 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (24.18%) Support Engineer
3 16 (17.58%) Infrastructure Support
4 15 (16.48%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 15 (16.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (15.38%) Analyst
5 14 (15.38%) Server Engineer
5 14 (15.38%) Server Support
5 14 (15.38%) Server Support Engineer
6 13 (14.29%) IT Support
6 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
7 12 (13.19%) IT Engineer
7 12 (13.19%) IT Support Engineer
7 12 (13.19%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 12 (13.19%) Senior Server Engineer
7 12 (13.19%) Senior Server Support Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Security Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Senior IT Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.59%) HTML
1 6 (6.59%) HTML5
1 6 (6.59%) Web Services
2 5 (5.49%) CherryPy
2 5 (5.49%) Node.js
3 4 (4.40%) CSS
4 1 (1.10%) .NET
4 1 (1.10%) CSS3
4 1 (1.10%) jQuery
4 1 (1.10%) JSON
4 1 (1.10%) LESS
4 1 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.30%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.20%) Clustering
4 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.10%) Blog
5 1 (1.10%) CMDB
5 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (36.26%) Linux
4 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (21.98%) Windows 10
6 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (8.79%) CentOS
8 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.30%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.20%) AIX
11 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.10%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) ITIL
2 32 (35.16%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 21 (23.08%) Service Management
5 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (18.68%) Mentoring
6 16 (17.58%) Coaching
7 15 (16.48%) Analytics
7 15 (16.48%) Problem Management
8 13 (14.29%) Change Management
9 12 (13.19%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 12 (13.19%) Server Management
10 11 (12.09%) Project Management
10 11 (12.09%) Validation
11 9 (9.89%) DevOps
12 6 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.49%) Collaborative Working
13 5 (5.49%) Security Management
13 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
14 4 (4.40%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.37%) PowerShell
2 13 (14.29%) SQL
3 7 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.40%) PHP
6 1 (1.10%) Java
6 1 (1.10%) Perl
6 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (24.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (20.88%) MCSA
3 14 (15.38%) MCSE
4 11 (12.09%) CompTIA Security+
5 9 (9.89%) CISSP
5 9 (9.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (7.69%) CCNA
6 7 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.40%) Degree
8 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.20%) MCP
10 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.10%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (31.87%) SLA
2 4 (4.40%) GDPR
3 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 61 (67.03%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.58%) Hyper-V
3 15 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.40%) XenApp
6 3 (3.30%) XenServer
7 2 (2.20%) vSphere
8 1 (1.10%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) HAProxy
1 5 (5.49%) SCCM
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (4.40%) Nagios
2 4 (4.40%) SCOM
3 3 (3.30%) Packer
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) Ansible
5 1 (1.10%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.10%) Icinga
5 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.10%) PaperCut
5 1 (1.10%) Puppet
5 1 (1.10%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 49 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 40 (43.96%) VMware
3 16 (17.58%) Red Hat
4 14 (15.38%) HP
5 9 (9.89%) Cisco
6 8 (8.79%) Citrix
7 6 (6.59%) Meraki
8 3 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.30%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.30%) Veeam
9 2 (2.20%) Adobe
9 2 (2.20%) BMC
9 2 (2.20%) Dell
9 2 (2.20%) Google
9 2 (2.20%) Mitel
10 1 (1.10%) CA
10 1 (1.10%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.10%) Dynatrace
10 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.10%) Twitter