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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 30 47
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 20 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.10% 6.73% 3.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.85% 23.67% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 23
Average salary £27,500 £26,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £15,600 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,500 £43,500
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
203 169 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.28% 28.45% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 195 143 163
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £15,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,900 £50,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -24 16 £24,000 -12.72% 1
Brackley -2 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (90.54%) Microsoft
3 40 (54.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (54.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (52.70%) MS Excel
4 39 (52.70%) SQL Server
5 37 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 33 (44.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 29 (39.19%) MS Office
8 28 (37.84%) ITIL
9 27 (36.49%) MS Exchange
10 23 (31.08%) MCP
10 23 (31.08%) MCSE
11 21 (28.38%) MCITP
12 18 (24.32%) Windows 7
13 17 (22.97%) SharePoint
14 16 (21.62%) XML
14 16 (21.62%) C#
14 16 (21.62%) SQL
14 16 (21.62%) .NET
14 16 (21.62%) TCP/IP
14 16 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (20.27%) Windows Vista
15 15 (20.27%) DHCP
15 15 (20.27%) Windows XP
16 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
17 13 (17.57%) DNS
17 13 (17.57%) Hyper-V
18 12 (16.22%) VMware
18 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 27 (36.49%) MS Exchange
2 17 (22.97%) SharePoint
3 16 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (13.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (8.11%) Lync
6 6 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.70%) IIS
8 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (52.70%) MS Excel
2 29 (39.19%) MS Office
3 5 (6.76%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) IaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) TCP/IP
2 15 (20.27%) DHCP
3 13 (17.57%) DNS
4 11 (14.86%) VLAN
5 9 (12.16%) SAN
6 7 (9.46%) WAN
6 7 (9.46%) LAN
6 7 (9.46%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.05%) Firewall
8 2 (2.70%) VPN
8 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.70%) Intranet
8 2 (2.70%) Internet
8 2 (2.70%) Extranet
9 1 (1.35%) MPLS
9 1 (1.35%) VoIP
9 1 (1.35%) WLAN
9 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) Data Mining
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.70%) DTS
4 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.41%) Law
2 1 (1.35%) Advertising
2 1 (1.35%) Publishing
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (45.95%) Analyst
2 14 (18.92%) Developer
3 13 (17.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (14.86%) Service Analyst
4 11 (14.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (13.51%) Technical Analyst
5 10 (13.51%) Support Analyst
6 9 (12.16%) Software Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) Support Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Team Leader
7 7 (9.46%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 7 (9.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) SQL Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Applications Support
9 5 (6.76%) Technical Support
9 5 (6.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) .NET
1 16 (21.62%) XML
2 9 (12.16%) .NET Framework
3 7 (9.46%) WCF
3 7 (9.46%) Silverlight
3 7 (9.46%) jQuery
3 7 (9.46%) XSL
3 7 (9.46%) Ajax
3 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.46%) CSS
3 7 (9.46%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Clustering
2 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.70%) iPhone
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (54.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 40 (54.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (24.32%) Windows 7
4 15 (20.27%) Windows Vista
4 15 (20.27%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.41%) Windows NT
5 4 (5.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.70%) Android
7 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) ITIL
2 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
3 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.46%) Web Development
4 7 (9.46%) Web Accessibility
5 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 5 (6.76%) Web Design
7 3 (4.05%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.05%) Security Management
7 3 (4.05%) Migration
7 3 (4.05%) Project Management
7 3 (4.05%) Service Management
8 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.70%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.70%) MOF
8 2 (2.70%) Android Development
8 2 (2.70%) iOS Development
8 2 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) C#
1 16 (21.62%) SQL
2 11 (14.86%) VB
3 9 (12.16%) VB.NET
3 9 (12.16%) C++
4 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (44.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (31.08%) MCP
2 23 (31.08%) MCSE
3 21 (28.38%) MCITP
4 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared
4 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
5 8 (10.81%) MCSA
6 7 (9.46%) Degree
7 3 (4.05%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.57%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.70%) Firmware
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) SCCM
2 3 (4.05%) SCOM
3 2 (2.70%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Intune
3 2 (2.70%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 67 (90.54%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.22%) VMware
3 8 (10.81%) Citrix
4 6 (8.11%) Cisco
5 4 (5.41%) NetApp
6 1 (1.35%) Sage
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) F5
6 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
Northampton, Northamptonshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum plus company benefits
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