The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 44 52 46
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.32% 3.74% 3.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.33% 12.57% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 20
Median salary £40,000 £24,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £23,450 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 79 167 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 20.84% 29.72% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 66 93 161
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Northampton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Northampton.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Northampton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Northampton over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Northampton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) DHCP
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 8
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL V3
5 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (41.67%) ITSM
5 5 (41.67%) Service Management
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (33.33%) PKI
6 4 (33.33%) IMAP
6 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (33.33%) Clustering
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 4 (33.33%) ICMP
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DHCP
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) FTP
2 4 (33.33%) ICMP
2 4 (33.33%) IMAP
2 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (33.33%) LDAP
2 4 (33.33%) NAS
2 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 4 (33.33%) POP3
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) Skype
2 4 (33.33%) SMTP
2 4 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Service Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Network Systems Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) MAPI
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PI
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) UDDI
2 1 (8.33%) WSDL
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
1 4 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 8
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL V3
2 5 (41.67%) ITSM
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCT
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
1 4 (33.33%) F5
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
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