Period
to 19 June 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 29 36
Rank change year-on-year -24 +7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 58 71 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.14% 6.26% 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.86% 31.42% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 60 65 73
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £29,400 £26,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,250 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +11.94% +11.67%

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 278 226 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.86% 19.93% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 226 197 291
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.29% -8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £26,875 £21,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £51,250
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +2.74% -1.35% +5.71%

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 June 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 June 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 -4 51 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Kettering -5 2 £33,250 +14.66% 2
Wellingborough - 1 - -
Windows Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (86.21%) Microsoft
3 48 (82.76%) Active Directory
4 32 (55.17%) SCCM
5 30 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (44.83%) ITIL
7 23 (39.66%) PowerShell
8 21 (36.21%) SCOM
8 21 (36.21%) Amazon AWS
8 21 (36.21%) Office 365
9 20 (34.48%) SCOrch
10 19 (32.76%) Retail
11 18 (31.03%) VMware
11 18 (31.03%) DNS
11 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (29.31%) SQL
13 16 (27.59%) Manufacturing
14 13 (22.41%) Management Information System
15 12 (20.69%) DHCP
15 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (18.97%) Hyper-V
17 10 (17.24%) Citrix
17 10 (17.24%) MS Exchange
18 9 (15.52%) Firewall
18 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
18 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
19 8 (13.79%) Skype for Business
19 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
19 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Management
19 8 (13.79%) Problem-Solving

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 10 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.79%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.90%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.45%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 30 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (36.21%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (36.21%) Office 365
3 2 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.72%) GitHub
4 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Route 53
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) DNS
2 12 (20.69%) DHCP
3 9 (15.52%) Firewall
4 7 (12.07%) LAN
4 7 (12.07%) WAN
5 5 (8.62%) VoIP
5 5 (8.62%) Wireless
6 4 (6.90%) SAN
6 4 (6.90%) Skype
7 3 (5.17%) MPLS
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.72%) Network Security
8 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.72%) VLAN
8 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
1 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (32.76%) Retail
2 16 (27.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Administrator
2 15 (25.86%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Windows Administrator
5 10 (17.24%) Support Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Office 365 Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) IT Support
9 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Support
9 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (22.41%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
4 6 (10.34%) Clustering
4 6 (10.34%) Driving Licence
5 4 (6.90%) Replication
5 4 (6.90%) User Experience
6 2 (3.45%) mPOS
7 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.72%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.17%) Linux
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.72%) AIX
7 1 (1.72%) Android
7 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.72%) SUSE
7 1 (1.72%) Unix
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) ITIL
2 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
3 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Management
3 8 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.34%) SEO
6 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.62%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.62%) Tech Ops
7 4 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (6.90%) Project Management
7 4 (6.90%) Service Design
7 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.17%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.17%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (5.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) PowerShell
2 17 (29.31%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) Ruby
3 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.07%) MCSE
3 6 (10.34%) MCSA
4 4 (6.90%) CCNA
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.90%) DBS Check
4 4 (6.90%) Degree
4 4 (6.90%) MCP
4 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (5.17%) GDPR
1 3 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) GCP
System Software
1 48 (82.76%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.97%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) XenApp
4 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (55.17%) SCCM
2 21 (36.21%) SCOM
3 20 (34.48%) SCOrch
4 5 (8.62%) WSUS
5 4 (6.90%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.72%) Ansible
7 1 (1.72%) Grafana
7 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.72%) Packer
7 1 (1.72%) Puppet
7 1 (1.72%) Terraform
7 1 (1.72%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 50 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 18 (31.03%) VMware
3 10 (17.24%) Citrix
4 6 (10.34%) Veeam
5 4 (6.90%) Acronis
6 2 (3.45%) Apple
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco
6 2 (3.45%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.72%) Avaya
7 1 (1.72%) HP
7 1 (1.72%) McAfee
7 1 (1.72%) Mitel
7 1 (1.72%) NetApp
7 1 (1.72%) Proofpoint
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.72%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.72%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.72%) Sophos
7 1 (1.72%) Splunk