The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 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 2012 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 54 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 22 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.09% 3.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.68% 11.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 0
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,022 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.06% -22.17%
Windows Server 2012
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
206 115 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 28.97% 27.71% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 198 107 119
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Northampton region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Northampton

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Northampton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Windows Server 2012 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 2012.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
3 23 (79.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
5 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
6 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
7 11 (37.93%) .NET
7 11 (37.93%) C#
7 11 (37.93%) SQL
7 11 (37.93%) VB
7 11 (37.93%) XML
7 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
9 9 (31.03%) ITIL
9 9 (31.03%) C++
9 9 (31.03%) Data Mining
9 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (27.59%) MCSE
11 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
11 7 (24.14%) MS Office
12 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
12 6 (20.69%) SAN
12 6 (20.69%) Lync
12 6 (20.69%) SCCM
13 5 (17.24%) MCITP
13 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Windows Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (20.69%) Lync
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) Intranet
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) Extranet
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
3 2 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) Data Mining
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.90%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) IT Support
8 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
1 11 (37.93%) XML
2 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) XSL
3 2 (6.90%) Ajax
3 2 (6.90%) WCF
3 2 (6.90%) Silverlight
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
4 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Replication
1 2 (6.90%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.90%) Android
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) MOF
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) Android Development
5 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.90%) Coaching
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.45%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) C#
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
1 11 (37.93%) VB
2 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
2 9 (31.03%) C++
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (27.59%) MCSE
3 5 (17.24%) MCITP
4 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) MCTS
5 2 (6.90%) Degree
6 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) SCOM
3 2 (6.90%) WSUS
3 2 (6.90%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Intune
3 2 (6.90%) SCOrch
3 2 (6.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (6.90%) SCSM
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) NetApp