Period
to 18 March 2019

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

Microsoft Windows Server
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 32 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 92 73 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.76% 6.06% 5.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.98% 27.14% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 61 73 75
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +9.72% -4.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £19,125 £26,050
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,750 £50,750
East Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +6.35%

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 236 269 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 22.48% 22.34% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 168 220 242
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,850 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

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 18 March 2019.

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 18 March 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 +5 60 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Wellingborough -5 4 - - 1
Brackley +7 1 - - 1
Windows Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (69.57%) VMware
3 62 (67.39%) Microsoft
4 50 (54.35%) Active Directory
5 44 (47.83%) Cisco
6 39 (42.39%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 36 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (32.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (32.61%) TCP/IP
8 30 (32.61%) MCSE
8 30 (32.61%) MS Exchange
9 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (30.43%) SQL Server
11 27 (29.35%) Hyper-V
11 27 (29.35%) Microsoft Azure
12 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (26.09%) CCNP
13 24 (26.09%) SAN
14 23 (25.00%) SQL
14 23 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (25.00%) Firewall
15 22 (23.91%) vSphere
16 20 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
16 20 (21.74%) DHCP
16 20 (21.74%) CCNA
16 20 (21.74%) DNS
17 19 (20.65%) Citrix
17 19 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
18 18 (19.57%) Public Cloud

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 30 (32.61%) MS Exchange
2 15 (16.30%) Skype for Business
3 9 (9.78%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.52%) IIS
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.09%) Apache
6 1 (1.09%) Confluence
6 1 (1.09%) JBoss
6 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (14.13%) Office 365
3 11 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (11.96%) Azure Active Directory
3 11 (11.96%) IaaS
3 11 (11.96%) PaaS
3 11 (11.96%) SaaS
4 4 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (4.35%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (4.35%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (4.35%) Route 53
4 4 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.61%) TCP/IP
2 24 (26.09%) SAN
3 23 (25.00%) Firewall
4 20 (21.74%) DHCP
4 20 (21.74%) DNS
5 18 (19.57%) VLAN
6 14 (15.22%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (8.70%) Skype
8 6 (6.52%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.35%) Unified Communications
10 3 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.26%) IPsec
10 3 (3.26%) NAS
11 1 (1.09%) LAN
11 1 (1.09%) SSH
11 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.09%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (15.22%) Retail
2 6 (6.52%) Billing
3 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (19.57%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Analyst
3 10 (10.87%) Administrator
4 9 (9.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) Active Directory Specialist
5 8 (8.70%) Active Directory Administrator
5 8 (8.70%) Active Directory Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (7.61%) Technical Specialist
7 6 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Support Specialist
7 6 (6.52%) Technical Support
7 6 (6.52%) Technical Support Specialist
8 5 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) IT Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) .NET
1 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 4 (4.35%) Web Services
2 3 (3.26%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (3.26%) Code First Entity Framework
2 3 (3.26%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Public Cloud
2 16 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (16.30%) Clustering
3 15 (16.30%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (10.87%) Data Centre
5 7 (7.61%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (6.52%) FMCG
6 6 (6.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 5 (5.43%) e-Learning
8 4 (4.35%) Fintech
8 4 (4.35%) Private Cloud
9 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
10 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (13.04%) Unix
6 11 (11.96%) Linux
7 7 (7.61%) Apple iOS
8 6 (6.52%) VMS
8 6 (6.52%) Windows 2000
8 6 (6.52%) Windows NT
9 5 (5.43%) Windows 10
10 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
11 3 (3.26%) Android
12 1 (1.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (16.30%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (16.30%) Network Load Balancing
2 15 (16.30%) Patch Management
3 11 (11.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (9.78%) Migration
5 8 (8.70%) ITIL
6 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.61%) Multichannel Retail
7 6 (6.52%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 6 (6.52%) ITIL V3
8 5 (5.43%) Server Building
9 4 (4.35%) Auto-Scaling
9 4 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (3.26%) Android Development
10 3 (3.26%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.26%) iOS Development
10 3 (3.26%) Presales
10 3 (3.26%) Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (3.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.52%) VB
3 3 (3.26%) C#
3 3 (3.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.09%) Java
4 1 (1.09%) Python
4 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (42.39%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 30 (32.61%) MCSE
3 30 (32.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (26.09%) CCNP
5 20 (21.74%) CCNA
6 8 (8.70%) VCP6
7 5 (5.43%) Degree
7 5 (5.43%) HNC
7 5 (5.43%) HND
8 1 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) GDPR
System Software
1 50 (54.35%) Active Directory
2 36 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (29.35%) Hyper-V
4 22 (23.91%) vSphere
5 12 (13.04%) Terminal Services
6 7 (7.61%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (6.52%) NFS
7 6 (6.52%) vCloud
8 4 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (4.35%) XenApp
8 4 (4.35%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (16.30%) SCOrch
2 14 (15.22%) vCenter Server
3 6 (6.52%) NetBackup
3 6 (6.52%) vMotion
3 6 (6.52%) WMI
4 5 (5.43%) Ansible
5 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (4.35%) XenMobile
6 3 (3.26%) SCCM
6 3 (3.26%) SCVMM
6 3 (3.26%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.09%) Puppet
7 1 (1.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 64 (69.57%) VMware
2 62 (67.39%) Microsoft
3 44 (47.83%) Cisco
4 19 (20.65%) Citrix
5 10 (10.87%) NetApp
6 9 (9.78%) EMC
6 9 (9.78%) Juniper
6 9 (9.78%) Veeam
7 7 (7.61%) Dell
7 7 (7.61%) HP
8 6 (6.52%) Barracuda Networks
8 6 (6.52%) IBM
9 5 (5.43%) Virgin Media
10 4 (4.35%) Apple
11 3 (3.26%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.26%) Palo Alto
11 3 (3.26%) Symantec
11 3 (3.26%) Xamarin
12 1 (1.09%) Atlassian