The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kettering region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 21.88% 22.22% 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.50% 85.71% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £15,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £66,000 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
Windows
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kettering region.

Operating Systems Category
Kettering
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 25.00% 25.93% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Average salary £38,750 £15,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+158.33% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Kettering

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Kettering region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Kettering

Windows
Salary Trend in Kettering

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Kettering region.

Windows Salary Trend in Kettering

Windows
Salary Histogram in Kettering

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Kettering region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kettering

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kettering

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kettering region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Logistics
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
5 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
5 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 2 (15.38%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Business Development
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam
6 1 (7.69%) MS Office
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kettering by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kettering region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Designer
2 3 (23.08%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Head of IT
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Java Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Swing
2 1 (7.69%) AWT
2 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
2 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
2 1 (7.69%) MFC
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) STL
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) C
4 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Veeam
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