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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 21.43% 12.20% 64.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 62.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 18
Average salary £30,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £16,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +1.38%
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
7 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 25.00% 19.51% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 18
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.45%
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 3 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kettering

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kettering

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
5 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) SCCM
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Logistics

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kettering by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) Solutions Designer
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Designer
1 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) MFC
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam
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Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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