Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 43 21
Rank change year-on-year -3 -22 +39
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 57 39 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.08% 5.20% 10.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.15% 19.80% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 103
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £23,900 £21,450 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,312 £44,700 £47,900
North East median annual salary £36,500 £34,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +7.35% -8.11% +23.33%

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 183 197 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.31% 26.27% 26.06%
Number of salaries quoted 154 166 241
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,600
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -1.69% +18.67%
10th Percentile £23,075 £21,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £48,562
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -19 43 £37,500 +12.78% 12
Sunderland - 8 £45,000 - 2
Gateshead - 5 £28,500 - 1
Wallsend - 1 £21,500 -
North Shields - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server
North East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (52.63%) VMware
3 28 (49.12%) Active Directory
4 25 (43.86%) Linux
4 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (38.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (38.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
7 18 (31.58%) Office 365
8 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (24.56%) Hyper-V
11 13 (22.81%) Red Hat
11 13 (22.81%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (21.05%) Service Management
12 12 (21.05%) Analytics
12 12 (21.05%) Mentoring
12 12 (21.05%) Coaching
13 11 (19.30%) Web Services
14 10 (17.54%) Server Management
14 10 (17.54%) HP
14 10 (17.54%) DNS
14 10 (17.54%) Change Management
14 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (17.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (15.79%) DevOps
15 9 (15.79%) SQL

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 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) nginx
3 4 (7.02%) IIS
4 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 1 (1.75%) Site Server
6 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (38.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (31.58%) Office 365
3 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.51%) G Suite
4 2 (3.51%) PaaS
4 2 (3.51%) SaaS
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.75%) Route 53
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) DNS
2 8 (14.04%) DHCP
3 7 (12.28%) SSL
4 6 (10.53%) Firewall
4 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.53%) WAN
5 5 (8.77%) LAN
6 4 (7.02%) SAN
7 3 (5.26%) Skype
7 3 (5.26%) VPN
8 2 (3.51%) SMS
8 2 (3.51%) VoIP
9 1 (1.75%) Internet
9 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.75%) MPLS
9 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.75%) VLAN
9 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (8.77%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (5.26%) Automotive
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
1 3 (5.26%) Games
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Local Government
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) Support Engineer
3 12 (21.05%) IT Support
4 11 (19.30%) Infrastructure Support
4 11 (19.30%) IT Engineer
4 11 (19.30%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (17.54%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 10 (17.54%) Server Engineer
5 10 (17.54%) Server Support
5 10 (17.54%) Server Support Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) Senior IT Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) Senior IT Support
6 9 (15.79%) Senior Server Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) Senior Server Support Engineer
7 8 (14.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Technical Support
9 4 (7.02%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) Web Services
2 7 (12.28%) HTML
3 6 (10.53%) HTML5
4 5 (8.77%) CherryPy
4 5 (8.77%) Node.js
5 4 (7.02%) .NET
5 4 (7.02%) CSS
6 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.51%) jQuery
7 2 (3.51%) JSON
8 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.75%) CSS3
8 1 (1.75%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.75%) LESS
8 1 (1.75%) REST
8 1 (1.75%) SOAP
8 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.51%) Online Games
3 1 (1.75%) Blog
3 1 (1.75%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) CMDB
3 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (43.86%) Linux
2 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (17.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (12.28%) Windows 10
7 6 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.51%) CentOS
10 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.75%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.81%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (21.05%) Analytics
4 12 (21.05%) Coaching
4 12 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 12 (21.05%) Service Management
5 10 (17.54%) Change Management
5 10 (17.54%) Server Management
6 9 (15.79%) DevOps
6 9 (15.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 8 (14.04%) ITIL
8 5 (8.77%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
11 2 (3.51%) Data Protection
11 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (3.51%) Line Management
11 2 (3.51%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
2 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.02%) PHP
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) Perl
4 1 (1.75%) Python
4 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.77%) MCSE
3 4 (7.02%) Degree
4 3 (5.26%) MCSA
4 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.51%) MCP
5 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) CCNA
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) GDPR
2 4 (7.02%) SLA
3 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 28 (49.12%) Active Directory
2 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (24.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.26%) Docker
4 3 (5.26%) XenApp
4 3 (5.26%) XenServer
5 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.51%) vSphere
5 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) HAProxy
2 4 (7.02%) SCCM
3 3 (5.26%) Nagios
3 3 (5.26%) Packer
4 2 (3.51%) Ansible
4 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.51%) Puppet
4 2 (3.51%) SCOM
4 2 (3.51%) Terraform
4 2 (3.51%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.75%) Icinga
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) VMware
2 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.81%) Red Hat
4 10 (17.54%) HP
5 7 (12.28%) Citrix
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco
6 3 (5.26%) Google
6 3 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.51%) Juniper
7 2 (3.51%) Mitel
7 2 (3.51%) Nokia
7 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.51%) Veeam
7 2 (3.51%) Veritas
8 1 (1.75%) BMC
8 1 (1.75%) CA
8 1 (1.75%) Dell
8 1 (1.75%) Lagan
8 1 (1.75%) Northgate