The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kettering region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 17.74% 26.67% 8.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.83% 61.54% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £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
41 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 66.13% 43.33% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 41 10 4
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £33,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Kettering

The demand trend of job ads across the Kettering region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kettering

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kettering

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kettering region with a requirement for Windows.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) WinForms
2 6 (37.50%) NUnit
2 6 (37.50%) WPF
2 6 (37.50%) LINQ
2 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 6 (37.50%) F#
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (31.25%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) Clustering
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) High Availability
4 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (25.00%) XenApp
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
5 3 (18.75%) XenServer
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kettering 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) NUnit
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (18.75%) DBA
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix Support
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (37.50%) LINQ
1 6 (37.50%) WinForms
1 6 (37.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
1 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 4 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) F#
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCA
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (25.00%) XenApp
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) XenServer
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) AppSense
4 1 (6.25%) EMC