The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 69 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 15 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.59% 1.53% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.34% 5.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
281 195 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 29.80% 29.91% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 252 165 182
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 7 £27,000 -
Brackley - 4 £30,500 -
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (93.33%) Active Directory
3 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (80.00%) Hyper-V
4 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
5 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (66.67%) ITIL
7 19 (63.33%) VMware
8 16 (53.33%) DNS
8 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (50.00%) DHCP
10 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
10 14 (46.67%) MCSE
10 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (43.33%) MCITP
11 13 (43.33%) MCP
11 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
12 12 (40.00%) LAN
12 12 (40.00%) WAN
12 12 (40.00%) VLAN
13 11 (36.67%) Change Management
13 11 (36.67%) SAN
13 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
14 10 (33.33%) SLA
15 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
16 8 (26.67%) Clustering
17 5 (16.67%) Wireless
17 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
17 5 (16.67%) SQL
17 5 (16.67%) Problem Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) DNS
2 15 (50.00%) DHCP
3 12 (40.00%) LAN
3 12 (40.00%) WAN
3 12 (40.00%) VLAN
4 11 (36.67%) SAN
5 5 (16.67%) Wireless
6 4 (13.33%) VPN
7 3 (10.00%) WLAN
8 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) COM
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Change Management
3 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.33%) CAD
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) MCSE
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (43.33%) MCITP
2 13 (43.33%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 24 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (63.33%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (3.33%) Websense
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) Nokia
4 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint