Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 32 66
Rank change year-on-year -23 +34 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 56 77 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.14% 6.67% 2.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.11% 28.95% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 58 68 27
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -9.86%
10th Percentile £20,375 £21,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,875 £58,750 £41,750
East Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £36,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.96% +9.84%

Windows Server 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 223 266 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 16.48% 23.05% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 181 225 268
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,425
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,150 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +4.17%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Northamptonshire

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Northamptonshire

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Northamptonshire

Windows Server
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 within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 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 51 £40,000 +6.67% 10
Kettering -11 2 £33,250 +14.66%
Wellingborough - 1 £22,000 - 1
Windows Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 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.

1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 38 (67.86%) Active Directory
4 28 (50.00%) DNS
4 28 (50.00%) VMware
5 25 (44.64%) MS Exchange
5 25 (44.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (39.29%) Hyper-V
6 22 (39.29%) DHCP
7 21 (37.50%) Office 365
8 18 (32.14%) LAN
9 17 (30.36%) WAN
9 17 (30.36%) TCP/IP
10 16 (28.57%) Clustering
10 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (26.79%) Citrix
12 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (23.21%) Cisco
13 13 (23.21%) SQL
13 13 (23.21%) Windows 7
13 13 (23.21%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (21.43%) SCCM
14 12 (21.43%) Patch Management
14 12 (21.43%) VLAN
14 12 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
14 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
14 12 (21.43%) MCSE
14 12 (21.43%) Cisco Certification

Windows Server
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 25 (44.64%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (10.71%) IIS
5 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (7.14%) Skype for Business
7 3 (5.36%) Confluence
8 1 (1.79%) Apache
8 1 (1.79%) JBoss
8 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (37.50%) Office 365
3 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.79%) GitHub
5 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.79%) Route 53
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.00%) DNS
2 22 (39.29%) DHCP
3 18 (32.14%) LAN
4 17 (30.36%) TCP/IP
4 17 (30.36%) WAN
5 12 (21.43%) VLAN
6 11 (19.64%) Firewall
6 11 (19.64%) SAN
7 6 (10.71%) Wireless
8 5 (8.93%) MPLS
8 5 (8.93%) VoIP
9 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.79%) FTP
10 1 (1.79%) Internet
10 1 (1.79%) Network Security
10 1 (1.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (19.64%) Retail
2 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.36%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Support Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Administrator
2 11 (19.64%) Windows Administrator
3 8 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (14.29%) Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) IT Support
4 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 5 (8.93%) Compliance Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) IT Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) IT Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Office 365 Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Security Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (1.79%) Code First Entity Framework
1 1 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.79%) Entity Framework
1 1 (1.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Clustering
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 7 (12.50%) Replication
4 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.79%) NHS
7 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (23.21%) Windows 7
6 8 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 5 (8.93%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.14%) Linux
9 2 (3.57%) Android
9 2 (3.57%) CentOS
10 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.79%) Unix
10 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
2 12 (21.43%) Patch Management
3 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 7 (12.50%) ITIL
4 7 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (10.71%) Server Management
5 6 (10.71%) Storage Management
6 5 (8.93%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (8.93%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (8.93%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (8.93%) SEO
6 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.93%) Supplier Management
6 5 (8.93%) Tech Ops
7 4 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) SQL
2 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.57%) C#
4 2 (3.57%) Java
4 2 (3.57%) Perl
4 2 (3.57%) Python
4 2 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (1.79%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) CCNA
1 12 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (21.43%) MCSE
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.50%) DBS Check
2 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.93%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (8.93%) GDPR
2 5 (8.93%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.79%) GCP
4 1 (1.79%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 22 (39.29%) Hyper-V
3 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.36%) XenApp
5 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.79%) vSphere
6 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) SCCM
2 9 (16.07%) SCOM
2 9 (16.07%) SCOrch
3 4 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.57%) Ansible
4 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.57%) Puppet
4 2 (3.57%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.79%) Grafana
5 1 (1.79%) Packer
5 1 (1.79%) Salt
5 1 (1.79%) Terraform
5 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 28 (50.00%) VMware
3 15 (26.79%) Citrix
4 13 (23.21%) Cisco
5 9 (16.07%) Veeam
6 7 (12.50%) HP
7 6 (10.71%) Acronis
8 3 (5.36%) Oracle
9 2 (3.57%) Apple
9 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.57%) Symantec
10 1 (1.79%) Avaya
10 1 (1.79%) Capita
10 1 (1.79%) Google
10 1 (1.79%) McAfee
10 1 (1.79%) Mitel
10 1 (1.79%) NetApp
10 1 (1.79%) Proofpoint
10 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.79%) Sophos