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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 52 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 23 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.19% 5.45% 9.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.18% 16.79% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 34
Average salary £24,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £42,000 £37,500
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
226 274 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.30% 32.46% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 212 246 156
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -9 17 £24,500 -7.54% 1
Kettering - 4 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (86.00%) Microsoft
3 28 (56.00%) MS Excel
4 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
6 20 (40.00%) SQL
7 19 (38.00%) Windows 7
8 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (34.00%) MS Office
10 16 (32.00%) MS Exchange
11 14 (28.00%) Windows XP
11 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (26.00%) SharePoint
12 13 (26.00%) ITIL
13 12 (24.00%) Windows 8
14 11 (22.00%) LAN
14 11 (22.00%) VMware
15 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (20.00%) SCCM
15 10 (20.00%) WAN
15 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (18.00%) MCP
16 9 (18.00%) Cisco
16 9 (18.00%) Windows Vista
17 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
17 8 (16.00%) Software Testing
17 8 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
17 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
18 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 16 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (26.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (6.00%) IIS
7 2 (4.00%) Lync
8 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (56.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (34.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Office 365
3 2 (4.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) LAN
2 10 (20.00%) WAN
3 7 (14.00%) SAN
4 6 (12.00%) DHCP
5 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.00%) VLAN
6 4 (8.00%) Firewall
6 4 (8.00%) DNS
7 2 (4.00%) WLAN
7 2 (4.00%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.00%) MPLS
8 1 (2.00%) VoIP
8 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.00%) DTS
General
1 5 (10.00%) Law
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Support Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 9 (18.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) XML
2 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (38.00%) Windows 7
4 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (28.00%) Windows XP
6 12 (24.00%) Windows 8
7 9 (18.00%) Windows Vista
8 5 (10.00%) Windows NT
9 2 (4.00%) Linux
9 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) ITIL
2 8 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (16.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.00%) Service Management
6 2 (4.00%) Time Management
6 2 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) Database Security
6 2 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.00%) CRM
6 2 (4.00%) MOF
6 2 (4.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Security Management
6 2 (4.00%) Practice Management
6 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) C#
2 4 (8.00%) C++
2 4 (8.00%) VB
2 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.00%) C
3 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (18.00%) MCP
3 6 (12.00%) MCSE
4 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) MCITP
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.00%) MCSA
7 1 (2.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) CCNA
7 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.00%) VCP4
7 1 (2.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) Firmware
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) SCOM
3 2 (4.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Intune
3 2 (4.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 43 (86.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) VMware
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco
4 4 (8.00%) NetApp
5 3 (6.00%) Citrix
6 2 (4.00%) F5
7 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.00%) HP
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