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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 17.95% 25.00% 70.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.78% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 14
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
9 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 23.08% 25.00% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 14
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £15,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £39,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kettering

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kettering

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) Logistics
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (10.00%) Hudson
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Development
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
5 1 (10.00%) Subversion

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kettering by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Hudson
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Swing
2 1 (10.00%) AWT
2 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) MFC
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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