The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 97 113 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 18.44% 18.49% 23.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.31% 57.07% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 82 101 142
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,325 £20,000 £25,025
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
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 Northampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
142 198 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 27.00% 32.41% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 100 181 207
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Windows
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Northampton region.

Windows Salary Trend in Northampton

Windows
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Northampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

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 Northampton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 103 (49.52%) Microsoft
2 96 (46.15%) Linux
3 94 (45.19%) SAN
3 94 (45.19%) Windows Server
4 78 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
5 76 (36.54%) Citrix
6 61 (29.33%) MySQL
7 59 (28.37%) Cisco
7 59 (28.37%) Hyper-V
8 52 (25.00%) Apache
8 52 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 46 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (22.12%) Open Source
10 45 (21.63%) Oracle
10 45 (21.63%) Active Directory
11 43 (20.67%) Google
12 40 (19.23%) VMware
13 39 (18.75%) Java
13 39 (18.75%) Data Centre
14 36 (17.31%) SQL Server
14 36 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
15 35 (16.83%) Google Apps
15 35 (16.83%) OpenStack
16 34 (16.35%) XenServer
17 33 (15.87%) Red Hat
17 33 (15.87%) MS Excel
17 33 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 32 (15.38%) PowerShell
18 32 (15.38%) XenApp
19 29 (13.94%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 52 (25.00%) Apache
1 52 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 35 (16.83%) OpenStack
3 15 (7.21%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.81%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.37%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.44%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.44%) IIS
8 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.96%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.48%) Quickr
Applications
1 33 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 29 (13.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.83%) Google Apps
2 17 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (7.21%) Office 365
4 10 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.92%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 94 (45.19%) SAN
2 29 (13.94%) LAN
2 29 (13.94%) WAN
3 23 (11.06%) TCP/IP
4 18 (8.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (5.77%) IP Telephony
6 7 (3.37%) Firewall
6 7 (3.37%) Skype
7 5 (2.40%) DHCP
7 5 (2.40%) DNS
8 2 (0.96%) Internet
8 2 (0.96%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.96%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.96%) VPN
9 1 (0.48%) FTP
9 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (29.33%) MySQL
2 36 (17.31%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.33%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.96%) DTS
10 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.96%) Selenium
3 1 (0.48%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.48%) JIRA
3 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (5.77%) Games
2 9 (4.33%) Aerospace
3 8 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.37%) Retail
5 5 (2.40%) Finance
6 4 (1.92%) Avionics
6 4 (1.92%) French Language
6 4 (1.92%) German Language
7 2 (0.96%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.48%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 64 (30.77%) Analyst
2 34 (16.35%) Support Analyst
3 33 (15.87%) Designer
4 31 (14.90%) Infrastructure Designer
5 24 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (10.58%) Server Support
6 22 (10.58%) Service Analyst
6 22 (10.58%) Service Desk Analyst
7 19 (9.13%) Server Analyst
8 18 (8.65%) Server Support Analyst
9 15 (7.21%) Citrix Support
10 14 (6.73%) Support Engineer
11 13 (6.25%) Administrator
12 12 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
12 12 (5.77%) C++ Software Engineer
12 12 (5.77%) Citrix Analyst
12 12 (5.77%) Citrix Support Analyst
12 12 (5.77%) Linux Support
12 12 (5.77%) Software Engineer
12 12 (5.77%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.65%) .NET
2 13 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.85%) HTML
4 7 (3.37%) WCF
5 5 (2.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (2.40%) HTML5
5 5 (2.40%) jQuery
5 5 (2.40%) MFC
5 5 (2.40%) OpenGL
5 5 (2.40%) Silverlight
5 5 (2.40%) STL
5 5 (2.40%) WPF
6 4 (1.92%) Web Services
7 3 (1.44%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.96%) XML
9 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.48%) CSS
9 1 (0.48%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.48%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.65%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 12 (5.77%) Physics
5 9 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.92%) Robotics
7 3 (1.44%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) FMCG
9 1 (0.48%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.48%) iPad
9 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.48%) NHS
9 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.48%) PMI
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 96 (46.15%) Linux
2 94 (45.19%) Windows Server
3 36 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (9.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (8.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (7.21%) Windows 7
8 12 (5.77%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.85%) Ubuntu
10 6 (2.88%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.92%) Unix
11 4 (1.92%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.96%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.48%) AIX
13 1 (0.48%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 46 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (22.12%) Open Source
3 27 (12.98%) Translating Business Requirements
4 26 (12.50%) ITIL
5 24 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
5 24 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 21 (10.10%) SDLC
7 13 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 10 (4.81%) Project Management
8 10 (4.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (4.33%) Software Testing
10 8 (3.85%) Server Patching
11 7 (3.37%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (2.88%) MVC
12 6 (2.88%) OO
12 6 (2.88%) Service Delivery
13 5 (2.40%) Configuration Management
13 5 (2.40%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 39 (18.75%) Java
2 32 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 26 (12.50%) SQL
4 17 (8.17%) C#
5 13 (6.25%) C++
6 8 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.92%) C
7 4 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.48%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (12.02%) Degree
2 17 (8.17%) MCP
3 16 (7.69%) PhD
4 6 (2.88%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.40%) MCSE
6 4 (1.92%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.96%) CISM
7 2 (0.96%) CISSP
7 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) CCNA
8 1 (0.48%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.48%) CISA
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.48%) MCITP
8 1 (0.48%) MCSA
8 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.44%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) COBIT
3 1 (0.48%) COSO
3 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (28.37%) Hyper-V
2 45 (21.63%) Active Directory
3 34 (16.35%) XenServer
4 32 (15.38%) XenApp
5 9 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (2.88%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (9.13%) SCCM
2 13 (6.25%) SCOM
3 8 (3.85%) Ansible
3 8 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.85%) Puppet
4 6 (2.88%) NetBackup
4 6 (2.88%) XenMobile
5 2 (0.96%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.48%) Nagios
6 1 (0.48%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 103 (49.52%) Microsoft
2 76 (36.54%) Citrix
3 59 (28.37%) Cisco
4 45 (21.63%) Oracle
5 43 (20.67%) Google
6 40 (19.23%) VMware
7 33 (15.87%) Red Hat
8 27 (12.98%) HP
9 20 (9.62%) IBM
10 13 (6.25%) NetApp
11 4 (1.92%) AppSense
11 4 (1.92%) Remedy
11 4 (1.92%) Veritas
12 3 (1.44%) BMC
12 3 (1.44%) Lotus
13 2 (0.96%) Dell
13 2 (0.96%) Symantec
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