The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 47 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 36 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.09% 4.13% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.34% 15.43% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 29
Average salary £24,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.24% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £22,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
251 175 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.49% 26.80% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 237 153 146
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £60,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 -7 26 £24,000 +4.34% 2
Towcester - 1 £22,500 -
Daventry - 1 £29,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (78.33%) Microsoft
3 39 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 28 (46.67%) MS Office
7 27 (45.00%) MS Excel
8 25 (41.67%) Active Directory
9 24 (40.00%) MCP
9 24 (40.00%) MCITP
10 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
10 21 (35.00%) Windows 7
11 20 (33.33%) ITIL
11 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 20 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 19 (31.67%) Exchange Server 2007
13 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (30.00%) SharePoint
14 17 (28.33%) Citrix
15 16 (26.67%) MCSE
16 14 (23.33%) Windows XP
16 14 (23.33%) DHCP
16 14 (23.33%) VMware
16 14 (23.33%) Windows Vista
17 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
18 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
18 12 (20.00%) DNS
19 11 (18.33%) MCSA
20 10 (16.67%) Hyper-V
21 9 (15.00%) XenApp

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 30 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (31.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 9 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (11.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (8.33%) IIS
7 5 (8.33%) Lync
8 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (46.67%) MS Office
2 27 (45.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (11.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Office 365
1 5 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 14 (23.33%) DHCP
3 12 (20.00%) DNS
4 6 (10.00%) Firewall
4 6 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 6 (10.00%) VPN
5 5 (8.33%) SSL
5 5 (8.33%) NetScaler
6 4 (6.67%) VLAN
6 4 (6.67%) LAN
6 4 (6.67%) WAN
7 3 (5.00%) Intranet
7 3 (5.00%) Internet
7 3 (5.00%) Extranet
8 1 (1.67%) FTP
8 1 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.67%) MS Access
5 1 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.67%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (3.33%) Law
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Support Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Support Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Service Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Team Leader
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 6 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Administrator
7 5 (8.33%) Developer
7 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Software Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Head of Software Development
8 4 (6.67%) Head of Development
8 4 (6.67%) Field Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.67%) Field Service Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) XML
1 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 7 (11.67%) HTML
2 7 (11.67%) XSL
2 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (11.67%) CSS
2 7 (11.67%) Ajax
2 7 (11.67%) jQuery
2 7 (11.67%) WCF
2 7 (11.67%) Silverlight
3 2 (3.33%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
4 1 (1.67%) COM
4 1 (1.67%) ODBC
4 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.67%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Thin Client
1 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.00%) Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) iPhone
3 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (23.33%) Windows XP
5 14 (23.33%) Windows Vista
6 6 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.00%) Android
8 2 (3.33%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (11.67%) Web Design
2 7 (11.67%) Web Development
2 7 (11.67%) Web Accessibility
3 6 (10.00%) Change Control
3 6 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.67%) Workflow
4 4 (6.67%) Migration
5 3 (5.00%) Data Management
5 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.00%) Project Management
5 3 (5.00%) Android Development
5 3 (5.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.33%) Service Management
6 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.67%) ETL
7 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) C#
2 8 (13.33%) SQL
3 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.00%) C
5 2 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.67%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (40.00%) MCP
2 24 (40.00%) MCITP
3 16 (26.67%) MCSE
4 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
5 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (18.33%) MCSA
7 8 (13.33%) CCA
7 8 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (10.00%) MCTS
9 5 (8.33%) Degree
9 5 (8.33%) CCIA
10 4 (6.67%) CCNA
10 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.67%) MCDBA
12 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 25 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 9 (15.00%) XenApp
3 9 (15.00%) XenDesktop
4 5 (8.33%) XenServer
5 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.33%) Terminal Server
6 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (78.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (28.33%) Citrix
3 14 (23.33%) VMware
4 7 (11.67%) Cisco
5 5 (8.33%) Wyse
6 1 (1.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle
6 1 (1.67%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.67%) F5
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