Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 91 98
Rank change year-on-year +46 +7 -41
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 46 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.22% 1.32% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.97% 5.40% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 34
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £27,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -41.94%
10th Percentile £19,125 £25,000 £18,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £37,000 £44,875
East Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +16.07% -20.00%

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 271 352 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 24.84% 24.41% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 220 265 484
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,250 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +4.90%

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +43 41 £30,000 +14.22% 1
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (91.30%) Windows Server
3 40 (86.96%) Microsoft
4 29 (63.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (63.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (56.52%) VMware
6 23 (50.00%) Office 365
7 22 (47.83%) Degree
8 21 (45.65%) Windows 8
8 21 (45.65%) Windows 7
9 19 (41.30%) MS Exchange
10 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
11 16 (34.78%) ITIL
11 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (32.61%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
13 14 (30.43%) SQL
13 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
13 14 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (30.43%) Computer Science
13 14 (30.43%) Software Testing
13 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
14 13 (28.26%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (28.26%) Migration
15 12 (26.09%) LAN
15 12 (26.09%) WAN
15 12 (26.09%) DNS
16 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP

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 19 (41.30%) MS Exchange
2 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.35%) Apache
5 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (63.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (50.00%) Office 365
3 15 (32.61%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.35%) SaaS
4 2 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) DNS
1 12 (26.09%) LAN
1 12 (26.09%) WAN
2 11 (23.91%) SAN
2 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
3 7 (15.22%) DHCP
4 6 (13.04%) NAS
5 5 (10.87%) NetScaler
6 4 (8.70%) VLAN
7 2 (4.35%) Firewall
7 2 (4.35%) Internet
7 2 (4.35%) Intranet
7 2 (4.35%) SNMP
7 2 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.87%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Analyst
2 14 (30.43%) Support Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) IT Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) IT Support
3 10 (21.74%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Graduate
4 9 (19.57%) Graduate Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Graduate IT Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Graduate IT Support
4 9 (19.57%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) IT Graduate
5 8 (17.39%) Technical Leader
5 8 (17.39%) Technical Support
6 7 (15.22%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Applications Support
7 5 (10.87%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) LAMP
1 2 (4.35%) Velocity
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.57%) Clustering
3 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (91.30%) Windows Server
3 29 (63.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (45.65%) Windows 7
4 21 (45.65%) Windows 8
5 10 (21.74%) Windows 10
6 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
7 3 (6.52%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.35%) Linux
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) ITIL
2 14 (30.43%) Software Testing
2 14 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (28.26%) Migration
3 13 (28.26%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (23.91%) Service Delivery
5 10 (21.74%) Document Management
6 8 (17.39%) PRINCE
7 6 (13.04%) Problem Management
8 5 (10.87%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (8.70%) Patch Management
10 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery Management
11 2 (4.35%) Auto-Scaling
11 2 (4.35%) Coaching
11 2 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
11 2 (4.35%) DevOps
11 2 (4.35%) High Availability
11 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
11 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.35%) Perl
2 2 (4.35%) PHP
2 2 (4.35%) Python
2 2 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) Degree
2 14 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (19.57%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (17.39%) CCNA
5 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (17.39%) VCP5
5 8 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.52%) DBS Check
7 2 (4.35%) MCP
7 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
4 10 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (10.87%) XenApp
6 3 (6.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (4.35%) Ansible
2 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 26 (56.52%) VMware
3 11 (23.91%) Citrix
4 9 (19.57%) HP
5 5 (10.87%) IBM
6 4 (8.70%) Cisco
7 3 (6.52%) Apple
7 3 (6.52%) Capita
8 2 (4.35%) AppDynamics
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.17%) McAfee
9 1 (2.17%) Sophos