Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 57 99
Rank change year-on-year -2 +42 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 42 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.61% 3.80% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 14.89% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 16
Northamptonshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £26,633
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +12.64% +10.97%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £41,750 £58,750 £37,500
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -17.91% +19.64%

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

All Operating Systems
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 231 282 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.83% 25.52% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 177 230 252
Northamptonshire median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -9.72% -10.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £19,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,750 £61,250 £54,875
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.67% -

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -7 37 £32,500 +8.33%
Towcester - 2 £22,500 -
Corby +1 1 £32,233 -0.82%
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 36 (85.71%) VMware
3 36 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (80.95%) Hyper-V
4 34 (80.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (80.95%) Microsoft
5 32 (76.19%) Cisco
6 29 (69.05%) MS Exchange
7 28 (66.67%) DHCP
7 28 (66.67%) DNS
8 27 (64.29%) TCP/IP
8 27 (64.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (64.29%) VLAN
9 26 (61.90%) Network Load Balancing
9 26 (61.90%) Clustering
9 26 (61.90%) Patch Management
10 25 (59.52%) Microsoft Azure
11 22 (52.38%) Citrix
12 21 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
12 21 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (50.00%) CCNA
12 21 (50.00%) MCSE
13 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
14 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
15 11 (26.19%) HP
16 10 (23.81%) LAN
16 10 (23.81%) WAN
16 10 (23.81%) Retail

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 29 (69.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.76%) Apache
4 2 (4.76%) Confluence
4 2 (4.76%) JBoss
4 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (59.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (11.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (66.67%) DHCP
1 28 (66.67%) DNS
2 27 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 27 (64.29%) VLAN
3 10 (23.81%) LAN
3 10 (23.81%) WAN
4 6 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 5 (11.90%) SAN
6 3 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 10 (23.81%) Retail
2 6 (14.29%) Billing
3 2 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Active Directory Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Support Specialist
5 6 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 6 (14.29%) Technical Support Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix Support
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (61.90%) Clustering
2 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 6 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 6 (14.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 3 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 36 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (80.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (19.05%) Linux
5 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
6 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 6 (14.29%) VMS
7 6 (14.29%) Windows 2000
7 6 (14.29%) Windows NT
8 5 (11.90%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Network Load Balancing
1 26 (61.90%) Patch Management
2 6 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 6 (14.29%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 6 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.76%) DevOps
4 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (4.76%) Server Management
4 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.76%) Storage Management
5 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.38%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) VB
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (50.00%) CCNA
2 21 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (50.00%) MCSE
2 21 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.76%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 34 (80.95%) Hyper-V
2 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (14.29%) NFS
4 6 (14.29%) vCloud
4 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 6 (14.29%) vCenter Server
1 6 (14.29%) vMotion
1 6 (14.29%) WMI
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
2 2 (4.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 36 (85.71%) VMware
2 34 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 32 (76.19%) Cisco
4 22 (52.38%) Citrix
5 11 (26.19%) HP
6 8 (19.05%) Veeam
7 6 (14.29%) Dell
7 6 (14.29%) EMC
7 6 (14.29%) IBM
7 6 (14.29%) NetApp
8 2 (4.76%) Acronis
8 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.38%) Meraki