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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 56 66 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -36
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.37% 2.23% 6.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 7.63% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 33
Average salary £23,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
285 249 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.02% 29.26% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 256 234 149
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,200 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +9 23 £23,500 -5.05% 1
Kettering - 2 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
3 23 (46.94%) SharePoint
4 22 (44.90%) SQL
4 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
5 20 (40.82%) Cisco
6 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
6 19 (38.78%) MS Office
7 18 (36.73%) VMware
7 18 (36.73%) Windows 8
8 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (32.65%) Windows 7
9 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (30.61%) Software Testing
9 15 (30.61%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (28.57%) Windows XP
11 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
11 12 (24.49%) SCCM
12 9 (18.37%) Retail
12 9 (18.37%) Office 365
13 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
14 7 (14.29%) Citrix
14 7 (14.29%) Firewall
14 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
14 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (12.24%) SAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 23 (46.94%) SharePoint
2 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.20%) Lync
5 3 (6.12%) IIS
6 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (38.78%) MS Office
1 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (18.37%) Office 365
3 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Firewall
2 6 (12.24%) LAN
2 6 (12.24%) SAN
3 5 (10.20%) WAN
3 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.20%) IP Telephony
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.04%) Wireless
5 1 (2.04%) VPN
5 1 (2.04%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) MPLS
5 1 (2.04%) VoIP
5 1 (2.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (18.37%) Retail
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Analyst
1 23 (46.94%) Support Analyst
2 17 (34.69%) Applications Support
3 12 (24.49%) Support Engineer
4 10 (20.41%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (16.33%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (12.24%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) IT Support
8 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (8.16%) Support Technician
9 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.12%) Administrator
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Windows 8
3 16 (32.65%) Windows 7
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 5 (10.20%) Linux
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.04%) Android
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.04%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Software Testing
1 15 (30.61%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (10.20%) Project Management
3 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.16%) Migration
3 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.12%) CRM
5 2 (4.08%) Practice Management
5 2 (4.08%) Quality Management
5 2 (4.08%) Time Management
5 2 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.04%) Server Building
6 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) MCP
2 5 (10.20%) MCSE
2 5 (10.20%) CCNP
3 4 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.16%) VCP5
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO 9000
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) BS7799
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.20%) vSphere
4 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.04%) XenApp
5 1 (2.04%) XenServer
5 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) SCSM
3 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.82%) Cisco
3 18 (36.73%) VMware
4 7 (14.29%) Citrix
5 5 (10.20%) F5
6 1 (2.04%) NetApp
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