The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 44 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 28 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.54% 3.00% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.93% 8.76% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 20
Average salary £24,500 £26,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.41% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,850 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -3.78%
Windows Server 2008
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 217 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.58% 34.23% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 190 200 100
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £40,250 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Northampton region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Northampton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Northampton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
3 18 (56.25%) SharePoint
3 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
4 13 (40.63%) Windows 8
5 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (37.50%) Cisco
6 11 (34.38%) Software Testing
6 11 (34.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
6 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (28.13%) VMware
7 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (28.13%) MS Office
8 8 (25.00%) Retail
8 8 (25.00%) Office 365
9 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (21.88%) SCCM
9 7 (21.88%) Firewall
10 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
10 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
11 5 (15.63%) CCNP
11 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
11 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (15.63%) Project Management
11 5 (15.63%) Linux
11 5 (15.63%) F5

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (56.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) Lync
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (28.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (25.00%) Office 365
3 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.50%) SAN
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (3.13%) MPLS
6 1 (3.13%) Wireless
6 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Applications Support
2 11 (34.38%) Support Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (18.75%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) IT Support
6 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Support Technician
7 3 (9.38%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (6.25%) Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Support Specialist
8 2 (6.25%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows 8
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
5 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
7 5 (15.63%) Linux
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Software Testing
1 11 (34.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Migration
3 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.38%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) Practice Management
5 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.63%) CCNP
3 4 (12.50%) MCSE
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (12.50%) VCP5
4 2 (6.25%) MCP
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO 9000
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) BS7799
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Cisco
3 9 (28.13%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) F5
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
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