The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for Windows Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2012 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 2012
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 43 62 60
Rank change year-on-year +19 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 6 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.58% 1.96% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.59% 6.59% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 6
Median salary £40,000 £40,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.62% -15.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £22,700 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £44,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +1.42%  

Windows Server 2012 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 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Northampton

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Northampton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 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 2012.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Office 365
2 13 (92.86%) Skype
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) Skype for Business
5 8 (57.14%) Project Management
6 7 (50.00%) SCCM
6 7 (50.00%) ITIL
7 6 (42.86%) MCP
7 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
7 6 (42.86%) Service Design
8 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (35.71%) SQL
8 5 (35.71%) MCSA
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (28.57%) SAN
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (28.57%) Internet
9 4 (28.57%) Citrix
9 4 (28.57%) POP3
9 4 (28.57%) SMTP
9 4 (28.57%) DHCP
9 4 (28.57%) FTP
9 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 4 (28.57%) MAPI
9 4 (28.57%) DNS

Windows Server 2012
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 (64.29%) Skype for Business
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Skype
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) FTP
2 4 (28.57%) ICMP
2 4 (28.57%) IMAP
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) LDAP
2 4 (28.57%) NAS
2 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 4 (28.57%) POP3
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) SMTP
2 4 (28.57%) SSL
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Systems Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) MAPI
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) SAP PI
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) UDDI
2 1 (7.14%) WSDL
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Service Design
4 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) ETL
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) MCP
2 5 (35.71%) MCSA
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCT
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) F5
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) SAP