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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 58 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.08% 1.07% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.22% 3.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.28% -11.17%
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
194 102 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 28.78% 27.20% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 187 95 99
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,750 £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 22 August 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Northampton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
5 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) MS Office
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) VB
7 6 (31.58%) XML
7 6 (31.58%) C#
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (31.58%) .NET
7 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (26.32%) Data Mining
8 5 (26.32%) MCSE
8 5 (26.32%) C++
8 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
9 4 (21.05%) ITIL
9 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
9 4 (21.05%) SLA
9 4 (21.05%) Migration
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (21.05%) Office 365
9 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (21.05%) Lync
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (36.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.26%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) Extranet
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (26.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) XML
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.26%) XSL
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Android
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Android Development
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) VB
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCSE
3 4 (21.05%) MCTS
3 4 (21.05%) MCITP
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) F5