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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 52 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 21 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.74% 1.88% 5.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 6.76% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 20
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £43,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
189 148 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 33.69% 27.82% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 105 142 138
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £50,000 £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 5 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Northampton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 23 (71.88%) VMware
4 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
5 21 (65.63%) Citrix
6 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (53.13%) Cisco
7 17 (53.13%) MS Office
8 16 (50.00%) IP Telephony
9 13 (40.63%) MCP
10 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
11 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (21.88%) SQL
12 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
13 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
13 5 (15.63%) Firewall
13 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
13 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
14 4 (12.50%) XenApp
14 4 (12.50%) XenServer
14 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
14 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
14 4 (12.50%) XenMobile
14 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
14 4 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
15 3 (9.38%) LAN
15 3 (9.38%) WAN
15 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
15 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Lync
2 2 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (53.13%) MS Office
2 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) Skype
5 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.13%) VLAN
5 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Law
1 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Analyst
2 16 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 16 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.13%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.13%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (6.25%) CSS
1 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
1 2 (6.25%) HTML5
1 2 (6.25%) LINQ
1 2 (6.25%) Silverlight
1 2 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) iPad
2 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
1 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (6.25%) MVC
2 2 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (6.25%) Project Management
2 2 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (3.13%) Case Management
3 1 (3.13%) CRM
3 1 (3.13%) Email Filtering
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL
3 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.13%) Presales
3 1 (3.13%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) MCP
2 4 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
3 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 4 (12.50%) XenServer
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) VMware
2 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 21 (65.63%) Citrix
4 17 (53.13%) Cisco
5 3 (9.38%) AppSense
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