Period
to 15 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 28 64
Rank change year-on-year +2 +36 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 84 89 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.82% 8.06% 3.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.00% 29.08% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 79 74 34
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,000 £39,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.92% +64.58% -28.36%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,850 £45,650
North East median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% +53.06% -12.50%

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 300 306 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 27.93% 27.72% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 266 234 160
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.84%
10th Percentile £21,290 £21,250 £20,950
90th Percentile £62,000 £47,500 £51,250
North East median annual salary £34,500 £33,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +2.99% +1.52% +4.76%

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 December 2017.

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 December 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 -3 69 £35,500 -11.25% 5
North Shields - 5 £30,000 -
Sunderland -4 4 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Gateshead 0 2 £27,500 +11.11% 1
Windows Server
North East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 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.

1 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (63.10%) Active Directory
3 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
4 49 (58.33%) VMware
5 45 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (47.62%) Office 365
6 40 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 38 (45.24%) MS Exchange
8 35 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (36.90%) Hyper-V
10 30 (35.71%) DHCP
10 30 (35.71%) DNS
11 26 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (27.38%) PowerShell
12 23 (27.38%) Citrix
13 22 (26.19%) SAN
13 22 (26.19%) ITIL
13 22 (26.19%) SQL
14 20 (23.81%) Firewall
14 20 (23.81%) SMTP
15 18 (21.43%) Linux
16 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
16 17 (20.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 14 (16.67%) Degree
17 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (16.67%) WAN
17 14 (16.67%) Cisco
18 13 (15.48%) JavaScript
19 12 (14.29%) HTML

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 38 (45.24%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (10.71%) nginx
3 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.76%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 40 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 40 (47.62%) Office 365
2 26 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (10.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.38%) IaaS
5 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.19%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.19%) PaaS
5 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (35.71%) DHCP
1 30 (35.71%) DNS
2 22 (26.19%) SAN
3 20 (23.81%) Firewall
3 20 (23.81%) SMTP
4 14 (16.67%) WAN
5 12 (14.29%) LAN
5 12 (14.29%) VLAN
6 11 (13.10%) IPFIX
6 11 (13.10%) SNMP
6 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
6 11 (13.10%) WLAN
7 10 (11.90%) VPN
8 9 (10.71%) SSL
9 7 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (7.14%) VoIP
11 5 (5.95%) NAS
12 4 (4.76%) DMZ
12 4 (4.76%) Skype
13 1 (1.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 10 (11.90%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.76%) MySQL
6 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.19%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.29%) Automotive
2 6 (7.14%) Advertising
3 5 (5.95%) Finance
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (20.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (8.33%) Project Engineer
4 7 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 6 (7.14%) Administrator
5 6 (7.14%) Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) DBA
5 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
5 6 (7.14%) IT Technician
5 6 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) IT Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) IT Support
6 5 (5.95%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.29%) CSS
1 12 (14.29%) HTML
1 12 (14.29%) HTML5
2 9 (10.71%) CherryPy
2 9 (10.71%) Node.js
2 9 (10.71%) WAP
2 9 (10.71%) Web Services
3 5 (5.95%) Software Packaging
4 2 (2.38%) .NET
5 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.19%) WCF
5 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Clustering
2 6 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.95%) Replication
4 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.57%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.38%) iSeries
6 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.19%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (21.43%) Linux
5 4 (4.76%) CentOS
5 4 (4.76%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.19%) ITIL
2 10 (11.90%) DevOps
2 10 (11.90%) Patch Management
3 6 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
3 6 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 5 (5.95%) Incident Management
4 5 (5.95%) ITIL V3
4 5 (5.95%) Migration
5 4 (4.76%) Change Control
5 4 (4.76%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 4 (4.76%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.57%) Bug Management
6 3 (3.57%) OpenUP
6 3 (3.57%) Telematics
7 2 (2.38%) Kanban
7 2 (2.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.38%) PowerShell
2 22 (26.19%) SQL
3 13 (15.48%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.95%) PHP
5 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.57%) Python
5 3 (3.57%) RPG
6 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.19%) C#
7 1 (1.19%) RPG III
7 1 (1.19%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Degree
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.52%) MCSE
3 7 (8.33%) MCSA
3 7 (8.33%) OCA
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (5.95%) CCNA
4 5 (5.95%) CCNP
4 5 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.76%) AWS Certification
6 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (63.10%) Active Directory
2 35 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (36.90%) Hyper-V
4 12 (14.29%) XenApp
5 9 (10.71%) DFS Replication
6 5 (5.95%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.19%) Brightmail
9 1 (1.19%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (20.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 12 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 9 (10.71%) HAProxy
3 9 (10.71%) WSUS
4 6 (7.14%) SCCM
5 2 (2.38%) Nagios
5 2 (2.38%) vCenter Server
5 2 (2.38%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 49 (58.33%) VMware
3 23 (27.38%) Citrix
4 14 (16.67%) Cisco
5 10 (11.90%) Veritas
6 7 (8.33%) arcserve
6 7 (8.33%) CA
6 7 (8.33%) Sophos
6 7 (8.33%) Symantec
6 7 (8.33%) Veeam
7 4 (4.76%) HP
7 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.57%) IBM
8 3 (3.57%) Oracle
9 2 (2.38%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.19%) IronPort
10 1 (1.19%) Mitel