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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 11.63% 16.00% 13.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 80.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +4.65%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
15 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 34.88% 20.00% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 7
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,450 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kettering

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) CCA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) XenMobile
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (20.00%) AppSense
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kettering by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Support
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCA
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) XenServer
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) AppSense
Kettering
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + on call + overtime + pension
Posted: 8 days ago