The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 109 154 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.06% 16.76% 20.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.43% 56.20% 67.38%
Number of salaries quoted 85 142 177
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,050 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
Windows
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
204 274 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.18% 29.82% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 151 251 256
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £49,300
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Windows
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -3 88 £38,000 +11.76% 10
Kettering -3 9 £36,750 +22.50% 2
Corby - 4 £42,500 - 1
Towcester - 2 £37,500 -
Brackley +1 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Daventry - 1 £25,500 - 2
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 121 (52.16%) Microsoft
2 111 (47.84%) SAN
2 111 (47.84%) Windows Server
3 101 (43.53%) Linux
4 90 (38.79%) Citrix
5 88 (37.93%) Server Virtualisation
6 74 (31.90%) Hyper-V
7 65 (28.02%) MySQL
8 62 (26.72%) Cisco
9 56 (24.14%) Apache
9 56 (24.14%) Tomcat
10 54 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (22.84%) Open Source
12 50 (21.55%) VMware
13 47 (20.26%) Active Directory
14 44 (18.97%) Data Centre
15 43 (18.53%) Oracle
16 42 (18.10%) SQL Server
17 41 (17.67%) Google
17 41 (17.67%) XenServer
18 40 (17.24%) XenApp
19 38 (16.38%) Java
19 38 (16.38%) SQL
19 38 (16.38%) MS Excel
20 36 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
21 35 (15.09%) WAN
21 35 (15.09%) TCP/IP
22 33 (14.22%) LAN
22 33 (14.22%) Google Apps
22 33 (14.22%) OpenStack

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 56 (24.14%) Apache
1 56 (24.14%) Tomcat
2 33 (14.22%) OpenStack
3 17 (7.33%) MS Exchange
4 15 (6.47%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.02%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.72%) IIS
8 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.86%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.43%) Quickr
Applications
1 38 (16.38%) MS Excel
2 28 (12.07%) MS Office
3 5 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) LabWindows
2 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.22%) Google Apps
2 21 (9.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (8.19%) Office 365
4 10 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 111 (47.84%) SAN
2 35 (15.09%) TCP/IP
2 35 (15.09%) WAN
3 33 (14.22%) LAN
4 16 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (6.47%) DNS
6 13 (5.60%) Firewall
7 12 (5.17%) DHCP
7 12 (5.17%) IP Telephony
8 7 (3.02%) Skype
9 6 (2.59%) Internet
10 4 (1.72%) NetScaler
10 4 (1.72%) VoIP
11 3 (1.29%) RS-232
11 3 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.29%) Wireless
12 2 (0.86%) FTP
12 2 (0.86%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.86%) VPN
13 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (28.02%) MySQL
2 42 (18.10%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.88%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.86%) DTS
10 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.43%) KDB
Development Applications
1 10 (4.31%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.29%) NUnit
5 2 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.86%) JIRA
6 1 (0.43%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.43%) GDB
6 1 (0.43%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 10 (4.31%) Finance
2 9 (3.88%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.16%) French Language
3 5 (2.16%) German Language
3 5 (2.16%) Retail
4 3 (1.29%) Electronics
5 2 (0.86%) Advertising
5 2 (0.86%) Games
5 2 (0.86%) Law
6 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.43%) Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
6 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.43%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 75 (32.33%) Analyst
2 39 (16.81%) Support Analyst
3 32 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 31 (13.36%) Designer
5 29 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
6 26 (11.21%) Server Support
7 23 (9.91%) Service Analyst
7 23 (9.91%) Service Desk Analyst
7 23 (9.91%) Support Engineer
8 22 (9.48%) Server Analyst
9 21 (9.05%) Server Support Analyst
10 20 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (8.62%) Citrix Support
11 18 (7.76%) Developer
12 16 (6.90%) Linux Support
13 15 (6.47%) Citrix Analyst
13 15 (6.47%) Citrix Support Analyst
13 15 (6.47%) Windows Support Analyst
14 12 (5.17%) .NET Developer
14 12 (5.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.93%) .NET
2 22 (9.48%) ASP.NET
3 12 (5.17%) HTML
4 9 (3.88%) CSS
5 6 (2.59%) WinForms
6 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 5 (2.16%) LINQ
7 4 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.72%) HTML5
7 4 (1.72%) Web Services
7 4 (1.72%) WPF
8 3 (1.29%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.29%) jQuery
8 3 (1.29%) JSON
8 3 (1.29%) WCF
9 2 (0.86%) CSS3
9 2 (0.86%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.86%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.97%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.16%) Clustering
3 5 (2.16%) EPoS
3 5 (2.16%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.86%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.86%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.86%) Physics
6 2 (0.86%) User Experience
6 2 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.43%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.43%) FMCG
7 1 (0.43%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.43%) iPad
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 111 (47.84%) Windows Server
2 101 (43.53%) Linux
3 36 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (12.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (9.05%) Windows 7
5 21 (9.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (4.74%) Windows 8
8 9 (3.88%) Unix
9 8 (3.45%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.16%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.29%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.86%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.43%) Android
13 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (37.93%) Server Virtualisation
2 54 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (22.84%) Open Source
4 31 (13.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 29 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 28 (12.07%) Capacity Planning
7 26 (11.21%) ITIL
8 17 (7.33%) SDLC
9 12 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (4.74%) Project Management
11 8 (3.45%) MVC
11 8 (3.45%) Software Testing
12 7 (3.02%) Service Delivery
12 7 (3.02%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (2.59%) OO
14 5 (2.16%) E-Commerce
14 5 (2.16%) High Availability
14 5 (2.16%) Server Patching
14 5 (2.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (16.38%) Java
1 38 (16.38%) SQL
2 32 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 24 (10.34%) C#
4 11 (4.74%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.31%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 7 (3.02%) C++
8 4 (1.72%) VB
9 3 (1.29%) F#
9 3 (1.29%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.29%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.86%) C
11 1 (0.43%) AWK
11 1 (0.43%) sed
11 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.43%) VB6
11 1 (0.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (6.90%) MCP
2 10 (4.31%) Degree
3 9 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (3.45%) MCSE
5 5 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.29%) CCNA
6 3 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.86%) CCA
7 2 (0.86%) CISM
7 2 (0.86%) CISSP
7 2 (0.86%) HND
7 2 (0.86%) MCITP
7 2 (0.86%) PhD
8 1 (0.43%) CISA
8 1 (0.43%) ISEB
8 1 (0.43%) MCSA
8 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.86%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) COBIT
2 1 (0.43%) COSO
2 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (31.90%) Hyper-V
2 47 (20.26%) Active Directory
3 41 (17.67%) XenServer
4 40 (17.24%) XenApp
5 13 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (3.02%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.29%) Firmware
9 2 (0.86%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.86%) vSphere
10 1 (0.43%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (9.48%) SCCM
2 10 (4.31%) SCOM
3 8 (3.45%) Ansible
3 8 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.45%) Puppet
4 7 (3.02%) NetBackup
5 6 (2.59%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.86%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.43%) Nagios
7 1 (0.43%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 121 (52.16%) Microsoft
2 90 (38.79%) Citrix
3 62 (26.72%) Cisco
4 50 (21.55%) VMware
5 43 (18.53%) Oracle
6 41 (17.67%) Google
7 30 (12.93%) Red Hat
8 29 (12.50%) HP
9 24 (10.34%) IBM
10 14 (6.03%) NetApp
11 5 (2.16%) AppSense
12 4 (1.72%) Veritas
13 3 (1.29%) Brocade
13 3 (1.29%) Remedy
14 2 (0.86%) BMC
14 2 (0.86%) LANDesk
14 2 (0.86%) MobileIron
14 2 (0.86%) Symantec
15 1 (0.43%) CommVault
15 1 (0.43%) Lotus
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
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