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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 61 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 23 52 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.46% 5.52% 4.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.16% 18.64% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 25
Average salary £22,500 £26,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £21,450 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
251 279 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 26.87% 29.62% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 232 261 152
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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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 -12 22 £22,500 -16.66% 1
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 27 (52.94%) SharePoint
5 25 (49.02%) SQL
6 22 (43.14%) Windows 7
6 22 (43.14%) Windows 8
7 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (35.29%) Software Testing
8 18 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (29.41%) Cisco
10 13 (25.49%) Windows XP
10 13 (25.49%) MS Office
11 12 (23.53%) VMware
12 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
13 10 (19.61%) SAN
14 8 (15.69%) Firewall
14 8 (15.69%) Retail
14 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (15.69%) Office 365
15 7 (13.73%) SCCM
16 6 (11.76%) SCOM
16 6 (11.76%) Citrix
17 5 (9.80%) MCP
17 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
17 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
17 5 (9.80%) IP Telephony

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 27 (52.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.80%) Lync
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 13 (25.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (15.69%) Office 365
3 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) SAN
2 8 (15.69%) Firewall
3 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.80%) IP Telephony
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.88%) Internet
5 2 (3.92%) VPN
5 2 (3.92%) DNS
5 2 (3.92%) LAN
5 2 (3.92%) WAN
5 2 (3.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.96%) NAS
6 1 (1.96%) VLAN
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.96%) DHCP
6 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.84%) DTS
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
General
1 8 (15.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Analyst
2 24 (47.06%) Support Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Applications Support
4 8 (15.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Software Support Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (15.69%) Support Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Support Technician
6 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.80%) Administrator
6 5 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (7.84%) SQL DBA
7 4 (7.84%) DBA
7 4 (7.84%) IT Support
8 3 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (43.14%) Windows 7
2 22 (43.14%) Windows 8
3 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (25.49%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.84%) Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Android
7 1 (1.96%) CentOS
7 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Software Testing
1 18 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (7.84%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (7.84%) Project Management
3 3 (5.88%) Quality Management
3 3 (5.88%) Migration
3 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.92%) CRM
4 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.96%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) MCP
2 4 (7.84%) CCNP
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.88%) MCSE
3 3 (5.88%) VCP5
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO 9000
2 3 (5.88%) BS7799
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) vSphere
2 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.96%) XenApp
4 1 (1.96%) XenServer
4 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) SCCM
2 6 (11.76%) SCOM
3 1 (1.96%) Puppet
3 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.96%) SCSM
3 1 (1.96%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (29.41%) Cisco
3 12 (23.53%) VMware
4 6 (11.76%) Citrix
5 4 (7.84%) F5
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