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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 54 57
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.83% 1.86% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 6.94% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 20
Median salary £57,500 £23,500 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +144.68% +3.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 77 144 212
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 20.16% 26.77% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69 111 195
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,250 £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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (66.67%) Degree
5 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 6 (50.00%) VMware
6 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (50.00%) Office 365
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (41.67%) ITIL
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (33.33%) CCNA
8 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 4 (33.33%) DNS
8 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (33.33%) LAN
8 4 (33.33%) WAN
8 4 (33.33%) DHCP
8 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (33.33%) PRINCE
8 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (33.33%) Migration
8 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (33.33%) VCP5
8 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring 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 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) FTP
2 2 (16.67%) ICMP
2 2 (16.67%) IMAP
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (16.67%) POP3
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Skype
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) 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 4 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) 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%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Document Management
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Server Patching
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (33.33%) CCNA
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (33.33%) VCP5
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
5 1 (8.33%) MCT
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
1 2 (16.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) SAP