The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 46 44 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 33 38 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.12% 4.24% 8.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.79% 13.62% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 35
Average salary £24,750 £33,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £21,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
258 279 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.21% 31.10% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 239 251 160
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Northamptonshire region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +1 26 £24,500 -6.66% 4
Kettering - 4 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Windows Server 2008 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 2008.

1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (79.17%) Microsoft
3 23 (47.92%) SQL Server
4 20 (41.67%) SQL
5 19 (39.58%) MS Excel
5 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (37.50%) SharePoint
7 17 (35.42%) MS Office
7 17 (35.42%) Cisco
7 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (31.25%) VMware
8 15 (31.25%) Windows 7
9 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
10 13 (27.08%) Windows XP
10 13 (27.08%) Windows 8
11 12 (25.00%) SCCM
12 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
13 10 (20.83%) Software Testing
13 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (20.83%) Office 365
14 8 (16.67%) Retail
15 7 (14.58%) MCP
15 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
15 7 (14.58%) Firewall
15 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
16 6 (12.50%) ITIL
16 6 (12.50%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Windows Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
3 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.42%) Lync
5 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.25%) IIS
7 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) MS Excel
2 17 (35.42%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (20.83%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
1 7 (14.58%) Firewall
2 6 (12.50%) SAN
2 6 (12.50%) LAN
3 5 (10.42%) WAN
4 4 (8.33%) DHCP
5 3 (6.25%) DNS
5 3 (6.25%) IP Telephony
5 3 (6.25%) VLAN
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.08%) Wireless
6 1 (2.08%) MPLS
6 1 (2.08%) VoIP
6 1 (2.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.08%) DTS
General
1 8 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Support Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 8 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (14.58%) Support Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (10.42%) Service Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) IT Support
8 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Administrator
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Support Technician
9 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) XML
2 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 13 (27.08%) Windows 8
5 13 (27.08%) Windows XP
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Vista
7 4 (8.33%) Linux
8 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.08%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Software Testing
1 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (12.50%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.33%) Project Management
3 4 (8.33%) Migration
3 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.25%) Service Management
4 3 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.17%) Time Management
5 2 (4.17%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.17%) Practice Management
6 1 (2.08%) Coaching
6 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.08%) Database Security
6 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.08%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.17%) VB
2 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
2 2 (4.17%) C#
2 2 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.58%) MCP
3 6 (12.50%) MCSE
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (10.42%) CCNP
5 4 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.33%) VCP5
6 2 (4.17%) MCITP
6 2 (4.17%) MCSA
7 1 (2.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.08%) BS7799
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.42%) vSphere
4 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (2.08%) SCSM
3 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (35.42%) Cisco
3 15 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (8.33%) F5
4 4 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £22000 per annum
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Salary: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
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