The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 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 2012 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 70 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.93% 1.93% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.13% 6.13% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 0
Average salary £25,750 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -17.64%
Windows Server 2012
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
224 261 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 29.87% 31.45% 31.99%
Number of salaries quoted 209 232 158
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 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Northamptonshire region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2012
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 2012 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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 5 £24,000 -9.43%
Kettering - 1 £30,500 -
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Windows Server 2012 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 2012.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
3 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
5 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
6 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
7 8 (34.78%) DNS
7 8 (34.78%) ITIL
7 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
7 8 (34.78%) Firewall
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (30.43%) DHCP
9 6 (26.09%) SAN
10 5 (21.74%) MCSE
10 5 (21.74%) .NET
10 5 (21.74%) XML
10 5 (21.74%) SQL
10 5 (21.74%) C#
10 5 (21.74%) VLAN
10 5 (21.74%) SCCM
11 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
11 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (17.39%) VMware
11 4 (17.39%) C++
11 4 (17.39%) VB

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Windows Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.70%) Lync
2 2 (8.70%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) DNS
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) DHCP
3 6 (26.09%) SAN
4 5 (21.74%) VLAN
5 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.70%) PBX
6 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
6 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.35%) LAN
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.35%) WLAN
7 1 (4.35%) WAN
7 1 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
1 5 (21.74%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) WCF
3 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) XSL
3 1 (4.35%) Ajax
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) AS400
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.70%) Android
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
4 2 (8.70%) MOF
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C#
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) VB
2 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
2 4 (17.39%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.70%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) VCP4
4 1 (4.35%) VCP5
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
3 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Intune
3 2 (8.70%) SCOrch
3 2 (8.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (8.70%) SCSM
4 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) Lotus
3 2 (8.70%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Veeam