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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 62 51
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.24% 2.80% 3.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.74% 9.38% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 30
Median salary £27,000 £24,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -12.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,450 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 122 224 250
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 21.59% 29.87% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 104 143 232
Median salary £32,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +7 6 £33,500 +39.58% 1
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) DHCP
3 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (60.00%) ITIL
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL V3
7 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) Service Management
7 6 (40.00%) ITSM
8 4 (26.67%) VMware
8 4 (26.67%) Clustering
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) SAN
8 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (26.67%) Office 365

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 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (6.67%) JBoss
6 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DHCP
2 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) FTP
4 3 (20.00%) ICMP
4 3 (20.00%) IMAP
4 3 (20.00%) Internet
4 3 (20.00%) LDAP
4 3 (20.00%) NAS
4 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (20.00%) POP3
4 3 (20.00%) Skype
4 3 (20.00%) SMTP
4 3 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Support
4 3 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) MAPI
2 1 (6.67%) EDI
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) SAP PI
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) UDDI
2 1 (6.67%) WSDL
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
3 1 (6.67%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (40.00%) ITSM
2 6 (40.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Document Management
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) MCT
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Infor
5 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
5 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
5 1 (6.67%) Motorola
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