The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 144 192 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.20% 23.13% 28.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.29% 73.56% 89.08%
Number of salaries quoted 141 169 140
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
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
224 261 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 29.87% 31.45% 31.99%
Number of salaries quoted 209 232 158
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Windows
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -2 107 £34,000 -2.85% 10
Kettering -1 7 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Wellingborough +3 4 £27,500 -12.69%
Corby +6 1 £26,000 -61.48%
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

1 137 (45.97%) Microsoft
2 93 (31.21%) SQL Server
3 81 (27.18%) Active Directory
4 78 (26.17%) SQL
5 75 (25.17%) MS Excel
6 73 (24.50%) Cisco
7 72 (24.16%) Linux
8 70 (23.49%) LAN
9 69 (23.15%) WAN
9 69 (23.15%) SAN
10 68 (22.82%) ITIL
10 68 (22.82%) Agile Software Development
11 62 (20.81%) .NET
12 57 (19.13%) MySQL
12 57 (19.13%) Apache
13 56 (18.79%) Tomcat
14 50 (16.78%) Windows Server 2008
15 49 (16.44%) Windows 7
16 47 (15.77%) C#
17 46 (15.44%) HTML
18 45 (15.10%) MS Office
19 44 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
20 42 (14.09%) Hyper-V
21 41 (13.76%) MS Exchange
22 40 (13.42%) TCP/IP
23 39 (13.09%) JavaScript
23 39 (13.09%) Open Source
24 37 (12.42%) ASP.NET
25 36 (12.08%) Finance
26 34 (11.41%) Java

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 57 (19.13%) Apache
2 56 (18.79%) Tomcat
3 41 (13.76%) MS Exchange
4 32 (10.74%) SharePoint
5 27 (9.06%) OpenStack
6 20 (6.71%) IIS
7 10 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (3.02%) Lync
8 9 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (1.34%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.67%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.67%) CMS
11 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 75 (25.17%) MS Excel
2 45 (15.10%) MS Office
3 3 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.06%) Google Apps
2 22 (7.38%) Office 365
3 14 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.34%) IaaS
5 2 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (23.49%) LAN
2 69 (23.15%) WAN
2 69 (23.15%) SAN
3 40 (13.42%) TCP/IP
4 28 (9.40%) DNS
5 21 (7.05%) Firewall
6 20 (6.71%) DHCP
7 10 (3.36%) Intranet
8 9 (3.02%) VPN
9 7 (2.35%) Internet
9 7 (2.35%) VLAN
9 7 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (2.01%) PBX
11 5 (1.68%) Extranet
11 5 (1.68%) NAS
12 3 (1.01%) Network Security
12 3 (1.01%) MPLS
12 3 (1.01%) VoIP
13 2 (0.67%) WLAN
13 2 (0.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (31.21%) SQL Server
2 57 (19.13%) MySQL
3 7 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.68%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.68%) DTS
6 4 (1.34%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (6.71%) Visual Studio
2 18 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (12.08%) Finance
2 24 (8.05%) Retail
3 11 (3.69%) Legal
4 8 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.01%) Law
5 6 (2.01%) Games
6 5 (1.68%) German Language
7 2 (0.67%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 94 (31.54%) Analyst
2 52 (17.45%) Developer
3 40 (13.42%) Support Analyst
4 35 (11.74%) C# Developer
4 35 (11.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (10.74%) Designer
6 31 (10.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 27 (9.06%) Infrastructure Designer
8 24 (8.05%) Support Engineer
9 18 (6.04%) Technical Analyst
10 17 (5.70%) Architect
11 16 (5.37%) Applications Support
11 16 (5.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (4.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 14 (4.70%) IT Support
12 14 (4.70%) Test Analyst
13 13 (4.36%) Technical Support
14 12 (4.03%) Senior Developer
14 12 (4.03%) Software Developer
14 12 (4.03%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (20.81%) .NET
2 46 (15.44%) HTML
3 37 (12.42%) ASP.NET
4 33 (11.07%) CSS
5 27 (9.06%) JSON
5 27 (9.06%) HTML5
6 21 (7.05%) WinForms
7 20 (6.71%) CSS3
8 16 (5.37%) jQuery
9 15 (5.03%) XML
10 14 (4.70%) WCF
11 9 (3.02%) Velocity
12 7 (2.35%) Silverlight
12 7 (2.35%) SAP Basis
13 6 (2.01%) WPF
14 5 (1.68%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.68%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 4 (1.34%) Web Dynpro
16 3 (1.01%) Ajax
16 3 (1.01%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.09%) Open Source
2 21 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.03%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.01%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.01%) Physics
4 6 (2.01%) EPoS
5 5 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.34%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.01%) PDA
7 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.67%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.67%) AS400
8 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.34%) Replication
9 1 (0.34%) Clustering
9 1 (0.34%) VLE
9 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (24.16%) Linux
2 50 (16.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (16.44%) Windows 7
4 26 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (7.05%) Windows XP
7 18 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (5.37%) Windows 8
9 10 (3.36%) Windows Vista
9 10 (3.36%) UNIX
10 5 (1.68%) Windows NT
11 4 (1.34%) Android
12 3 (1.01%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.82%) ITIL
1 68 (22.82%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (10.74%) Mentoring
2 32 (10.74%) Coaching
3 30 (10.07%) Service Delivery
4 24 (8.05%) Project Management
5 17 (5.70%) Validation
5 17 (5.70%) Data Validation
6 16 (5.37%) Web Development
6 16 (5.37%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (5.37%) Agile Project Management
7 14 (4.70%) Service Management
8 11 (3.69%) E-Commerce
9 10 (3.36%) Workflow
9 10 (3.36%) Time Management
10 8 (2.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (2.68%) ITIL V3
10 8 (2.68%) CRM
10 8 (2.68%) Software Testing
11 7 (2.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 78 (26.17%) SQL
2 47 (15.77%) C#
3 39 (13.09%) JavaScript
4 34 (11.41%) Java
5 30 (10.07%) T-SQL
6 25 (8.39%) VB.NET
7 16 (5.37%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.03%) C++
9 7 (2.35%) ABAP
10 4 (1.34%) C
10 4 (1.34%) VB
11 3 (1.01%) PHP
12 2 (0.67%) PHP5
13 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.34%) Ruby
13 1 (0.34%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 44 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (9.40%) MCSE
3 25 (8.39%) MCP
4 23 (7.72%) Degree
5 17 (5.70%) MCITP
6 16 (5.37%) MCSA
7 14 (4.70%) Security Cleared
8 12 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (3.02%) CCNA
10 8 (2.68%) MCTS
11 6 (2.01%) HND
11 6 (2.01%) PhD
11 6 (2.01%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.34%) CCNP
14 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
14 3 (1.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 2 (0.67%) VCP4
15 2 (0.67%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (11.41%) SLA
2 3 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 81 (27.18%) Active Directory
2 42 (14.09%) Hyper-V
3 16 (5.37%) XenServer
4 6 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.34%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.01%) vSphere
7 2 (0.67%) Firmware
7 2 (0.67%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.67%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (4.03%) SCCM
2 8 (2.68%) SCOM
3 6 (2.01%) Windows Intune
4 5 (1.68%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.68%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.67%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.67%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.67%) SCSM
5 2 (0.67%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 137 (45.97%) Microsoft
2 73 (24.50%) Cisco
3 31 (10.40%) Oracle
3 31 (10.40%) VMware
4 30 (10.07%) Citrix
5 27 (9.06%) Google
6 26 (8.72%) HP
7 19 (6.38%) IBM
8 18 (6.04%) Red Hat
9 13 (4.36%) NetApp
10 10 (3.36%) Dell
11 8 (2.68%) SAP
12 7 (2.35%) EMC
12 7 (2.35%) Business Objects
13 6 (2.01%) Lotus
14 5 (1.68%) Symantec
15 4 (1.34%) Epicor
16 2 (0.67%) Juniper
16 2 (0.67%) Remedy
16 2 (0.67%) Brocade
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