The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.10% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £27,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
220 106 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.54% 27.18% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 203 97 99
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,900 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2012
Northamptonshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Hyper-V
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
6 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
7 5 (38.46%) Change Management
7 5 (38.46%) Wireless
7 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
7 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (15.38%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (15.38%) MCSE
8 2 (15.38%) MCSA
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 1 (7.69%) MS Office
9 1 (7.69%) XML
9 1 (7.69%) MCP
9 1 (7.69%) C#
9 1 (7.69%) C++
9 1 (7.69%) SQL
9 1 (7.69%) VB
9 1 (7.69%) VB.NET

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Support
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
4 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VB
1 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) MCTS
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
1 11 (84.62%) Hyper-V
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) UAG
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec