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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 59 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.89% 1.22% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.47% 3.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £24,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -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
144 158 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 25.53% 32.11% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 139 138 110
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 29 January 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
3 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
7 10 (41.67%) XML
7 10 (41.67%) C#
7 10 (41.67%) VB
7 10 (41.67%) .NET
7 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
8 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (33.33%) SQL
8 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 8 (33.33%) C++
8 8 (33.33%) Data Mining
9 7 (29.17%) ITIL
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
10 5 (20.83%) MCSE
11 4 (16.67%) DHCP
11 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 4 (16.67%) SAN
11 4 (16.67%) DNS
11 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (16.67%) Android
11 4 (16.67%) Lync

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (16.67%) Lync
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) IaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DHCP
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) PBX
3 2 (8.33%) Intranet
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) Extranet
3 2 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.17%) VLAN
4 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (33.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) XML
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) XSL
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (8.33%) WCF
3 2 (8.33%) Silverlight
3 2 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) AS400
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.67%) Android
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) MOF
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (8.33%) Android Development
4 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (4.17%) Security Management
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C#
1 10 (41.67%) VB
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 8 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) MCITP
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Intune
2 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
2 2 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (8.33%) SCSM
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Lotus
4 1 (4.17%) F5
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) VMware