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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 60 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 21 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.85% 3.32% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.63% 11.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
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
218 123 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 29.54% 29.15% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 210 116 119
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £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 24 October 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Northampton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
3 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
5 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
6 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
7 11 (39.29%) .NET
7 11 (39.29%) C#
7 11 (39.29%) SQL
7 11 (39.29%) VB
7 11 (39.29%) XML
7 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
8 9 (32.14%) ITIL
8 9 (32.14%) C++
8 9 (32.14%) Data Mining
9 7 (25.00%) MCSE
9 7 (25.00%) MS Office
10 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
10 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
10 6 (21.43%) SAN
10 6 (21.43%) Lync
11 5 (17.86%) MCITP
11 5 (17.86%) SCCM
11 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 6 (21.43%) Lync
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) Intranet
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) Extranet
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) Data Mining
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
7 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
1 11 (39.29%) XML
2 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.14%) WCF
3 2 (7.14%) Silverlight
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) XSL
3 2 (7.14%) Ajax
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Replication
1 2 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.14%) Android
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) MOF
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (7.14%) Android Development
5 2 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.57%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C#
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
1 11 (39.29%) VB
2 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
2 9 (32.14%) C++
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) MCSE
3 5 (17.86%) MCITP
4 3 (10.71%) MCTS
5 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) Degree
5 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) SCOM
3 2 (7.14%) SCVMM
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Intune
3 2 (7.14%) SCOrch
3 2 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (7.14%) SCSM
3 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) NetApp
4 1 (3.57%) VMware