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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank - 7 6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 0 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering - 20.59% 33.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 58.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 9
Average salary - £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
3 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 10.71% 35.29% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 9
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kettering

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (25.00%) XenServer
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) XenMobile
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kettering by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) OSPF
2 2 (25.00%) BGP
2 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) OO
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Logistics
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
1 1 (12.50%) Change Control
1 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) XenServer
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
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