Period
to 19 April 2019

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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 80 96
Rank change year-on-year +7 +16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.52% 1.54% 0.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.48% 7.46% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 11
Northamptonshire median annual salary £38,500 £22,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -45.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £29,250 £19,063 £21,750
90th Percentile £41,750 £37,750 £43,750
East Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £25,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +46.00% -23.08% +30.00%

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 247 268 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 23.50% 20.60% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 159 215 225
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -7.89%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 April 2019.

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 April 2019. 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 +15 15 £38,500 +90.12% 1
Towcester - 1 £22,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (93.75%) Hyper-V
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) CCNA
5 10 (62.50%) DHCP
5 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
5 10 (62.50%) DNS
5 10 (62.50%) MCSE
5 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
5 10 (62.50%) Citrix
5 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (62.50%) Patch Management
5 10 (62.50%) VLAN
5 10 (62.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 10 (62.50%) Clustering
6 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 7 (43.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (31.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 5 (31.25%) vCenter Server
7 5 (31.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
7 5 (31.25%) vMotion

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 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (43.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DHCP
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
1 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 10 (62.50%) VLAN
2 5 (31.25%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
General
1 5 (31.25%) Billing
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Support Specialist
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Support
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Support Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Clustering
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 5 (31.25%) Public Cloud
2 5 (31.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) VMS
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000
3 5 (31.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Network Load Balancing
1 10 (62.50%) Patch Management
2 5 (31.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (62.50%) CCNA
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (62.50%) MCSE
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Hyper-V
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) NFS
3 5 (31.25%) vCloud
3 5 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) NetBackup
1 5 (31.25%) vCenter Server
1 5 (31.25%) vMotion
1 5 (31.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) Dell
4 5 (31.25%) EMC
4 5 (31.25%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) IBM
4 5 (31.25%) NetApp
4 5 (31.25%) Veeam