Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 61 49
Rank change year-on-year +29 -12 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 67 45 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.27% 3.35% 5.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.36% 20.74% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 41
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £43,250 £38,250 £35,850
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.07% +6.69% -1.24%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,233 £56,250 £43,325
North East median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -

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 195 217 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.15% 16.16% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 122 188 166
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £44,000 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% +14.75% -12.86%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,775 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,233 £57,000 £42,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -7.14%

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019. 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 +38 58 £44,000 +4.76% 4
Gateshead +4 7 £47,500 -
Sunderland +1 2 £31,250 -3.85%
Windows Server
North East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (68.66%) Microsoft
3 40 (59.70%) Active Directory
4 33 (49.25%) Office 365
5 31 (46.27%) PowerShell
6 30 (44.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 28 (41.79%) SLA
8 23 (34.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (32.84%) ITIL
10 21 (31.34%) MCSA
10 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (29.85%) Linux
12 19 (28.36%) Skype for Business
12 19 (28.36%) Skype
13 17 (25.37%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (25.37%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (23.88%) Validation
14 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (19.40%) SharePoint
15 13 (19.40%) DNS
16 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
16 12 (17.91%) CMS
17 11 (16.42%) VMware
18 10 (14.93%) ITSM
18 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
18 10 (14.93%) Problem Management
19 9 (13.43%) LAN
19 9 (13.43%) WAN
19 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
19 9 (13.43%) Coaching

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 19 (28.36%) Skype for Business
2 13 (19.40%) SharePoint
3 12 (17.91%) CMS
4 6 (8.96%) Apache
4 6 (8.96%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (49.25%) Office 365
2 30 (44.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (11.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.49%) IaaS
5 1 (1.49%) PaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.49%) PowerApps
5 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.36%) Skype
2 13 (19.40%) DNS
3 9 (13.43%) LAN
3 9 (13.43%) WAN
4 7 (10.45%) DHCP
5 6 (8.96%) SSL
6 5 (7.46%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.48%) Intranet
7 3 (4.48%) SAN
8 2 (2.99%) Firewall
8 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.49%) Extranet
9 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.49%) FTP
9 1 (1.49%) Network Security
9 1 (1.49%) VSAN
9 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Analyst
2 18 (26.87%) Support Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) Infrastructure Support
4 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 12 (17.91%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (17.91%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 12 (17.91%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 12 (17.91%) Senior Support Analyst
5 11 (16.42%) Consultant
6 8 (11.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Azure Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Consultant
8 6 (8.96%) Integration Specialist
8 6 (8.96%) Server Engineer
8 6 (8.96%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (7.46%) Active Directory Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Active Directory Support Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) IT Support
9 5 (7.46%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) XML
1 6 (8.96%) XML Messaging
2 3 (4.48%) Web Services
3 1 (1.49%) COM
3 1 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (29.85%) Linux
4 9 (13.43%) Windows 10
5 6 (8.96%) Debian
6 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.49%) CentOS
8 1 (1.49%) Unix
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) ITIL
2 17 (25.37%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.88%) Validation
4 10 (14.93%) ITSM
4 10 (14.93%) Problem Management
5 9 (13.43%) Coaching
5 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
6 8 (11.94%) Analytics
6 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (11.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (8.96%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.46%) Server Building
9 3 (4.48%) Break/Fix
9 3 (4.48%) High Availability
9 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.48%) Service Management
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.94%) Python
3 7 (10.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (34.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (31.34%) MCSA
3 8 (11.94%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (8.96%) MCSE
5 4 (5.97%) CISSP
6 3 (4.48%) MCP
7 2 (2.99%) CCNA
7 2 (2.99%) CCNP
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (41.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (59.70%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.96%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.49%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.49%) Docker
6 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.49%) vSphere
6 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Terraform
2 3 (4.48%) Ansible
2 3 (4.48%) Puppet
2 3 (4.48%) SCCM
3 1 (1.49%) CASB
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.49%) SCOM
3 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (68.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.42%) VMware
3 8 (11.94%) Cisco
3 8 (11.94%) Citrix
3 8 (11.94%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.49%) Dell
5 1 (1.49%) Fiserv
5 1 (1.49%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) Meraki
5 1 (1.49%) Sage
5 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.49%) Symantec