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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 162 167 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 18.41% 19.51% 20.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.65% 67.61% 82.14%
Number of salaries quoted 147 159 124
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
281 247 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.93% 28.86% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 251 231 149
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -2 116 £35,000 - 16
Kettering +4 8 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Brackley +3 3 £34,250 -2.14% 2
Wellingborough 0 2 £32,000 +28.00%
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 135 (44.55%) Microsoft
2 100 (33.00%) Linux
3 94 (31.02%) Cisco
4 89 (29.37%) SAN
5 82 (27.06%) SQL
5 82 (27.06%) LAN
5 82 (27.06%) WAN
6 81 (26.73%) Active Directory
7 69 (22.77%) Apache
8 68 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (21.12%) MySQL
10 63 (20.79%) Tomcat
10 63 (20.79%) MS Excel
11 57 (18.81%) SQL Server
11 57 (18.81%) Hyper-V
12 54 (17.82%) Windows 7
13 49 (16.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 49 (16.17%) VMware
14 48 (15.84%) MS Office
15 47 (15.51%) Citrix
16 45 (14.85%) ITIL
17 40 (13.20%) Project Management
18 39 (12.87%) Open Source
19 38 (12.54%) .NET
19 38 (12.54%) Java
19 38 (12.54%) Service Delivery
20 37 (12.21%) Google
21 34 (11.22%) Retail
21 34 (11.22%) Oracle
21 34 (11.22%) SharePoint

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 69 (22.77%) Apache
2 63 (20.79%) Tomcat
3 34 (11.22%) SharePoint
4 31 (10.23%) OpenStack
4 31 (10.23%) MS Exchange
5 22 (7.26%) IIS
6 11 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.64%) Lync
8 6 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.65%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.66%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.66%) CMS
12 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.33%) WordPress
12 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (20.79%) MS Excel
2 48 (15.84%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.33%) InDesign
4 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.33%) Magento
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.89%) Google Apps
2 19 (6.27%) Office 365
3 15 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.65%) SaaS
5 5 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.65%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 89 (29.37%) SAN
2 82 (27.06%) LAN
2 82 (27.06%) WAN
3 31 (10.23%) TCP/IP
4 27 (8.91%) DHCP
5 24 (7.92%) Firewall
6 22 (7.26%) DNS
7 10 (3.30%) Intranet
8 8 (2.64%) LDAP
9 7 (2.31%) Internet
9 7 (2.31%) NAS
10 6 (1.98%) PBX
11 5 (1.65%) IP Telephony
11 5 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.32%) Network Security
13 3 (0.99%) VoIP
13 3 (0.99%) Extranet
13 3 (0.99%) VPN
13 3 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (21.12%) MySQL
2 57 (18.81%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.65%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (4.95%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.66%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.33%) Subversion
4 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.33%) AccuRev
4 1 (0.33%) JIRA
General
1 34 (11.22%) Retail
2 14 (4.62%) Finance
3 13 (4.29%) Games
4 8 (2.64%) Electronics
4 8 (2.64%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.32%) Law
6 3 (0.99%) Legal
6 3 (0.99%) German Language
7 2 (0.66%) Marketing
7 2 (0.66%) Banking
7 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.66%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 108 (35.64%) Analyst
2 58 (19.14%) Support Analyst
3 31 (10.23%) Developer
4 27 (8.91%) Designer
5 26 (8.58%) Test Analyst
6 25 (8.25%) Infrastructure Designer
7 24 (7.92%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (7.92%) Applications Support
8 22 (7.26%) Configuration Analyst
9 21 (6.93%) Support Engineer
10 17 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 16 (5.28%) 1st Line Support
12 15 (4.95%) Server Analyst
13 13 (4.29%) Administrator
13 13 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
13 13 (4.29%) Service Manager
13 13 (4.29%) C# Developer
13 13 (4.29%) IT Support
13 13 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
14 12 (3.96%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.54%) .NET
2 27 (8.91%) HTML
3 20 (6.60%) CSS
4 16 (5.28%) ASP.NET
5 13 (4.29%) HTML5
6 10 (3.30%) jQuery
7 8 (2.64%) JSON
8 7 (2.31%) WinForms
8 7 (2.31%) Web Services
8 7 (2.31%) WCF
8 7 (2.31%) CSS3
9 5 (1.65%) LAMP
9 5 (1.65%) WPF
9 5 (1.65%) Silverlight
10 4 (1.32%) XML
11 3 (0.99%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 3 (0.99%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.99%) Ajax
12 2 (0.66%) Laravel
12 2 (0.66%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.87%) Open Source
2 22 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.61%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.29%) Mathematics
4 13 (4.29%) Physics
5 8 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.65%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (1.65%) Kindle
7 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.32%) EPoS
8 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.66%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.66%) PDA
9 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.66%) Clustering
9 2 (0.66%) AS400
10 1 (0.33%) Replication
10 1 (0.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 100 (33.00%) Linux
2 54 (17.82%) Windows 7
3 49 (16.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (8.91%) Windows XP
4 27 (8.91%) Windows 8
5 20 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (5.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (4.29%) UNIX
8 4 (1.32%) Android
8 4 (1.32%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.66%) CentOS
11 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (14.85%) ITIL
3 40 (13.20%) Project Management
4 38 (12.54%) Service Delivery
5 27 (8.91%) Capacity Planning
6 20 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (6.60%) Agile Project Management
7 16 (5.28%) Web Development
8 15 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (4.95%) Software Testing
8 15 (4.95%) Mentoring
9 12 (3.96%) E-Commerce
9 12 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (3.63%) Test Management
11 10 (3.30%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (3.30%) Time Management
11 10 (3.30%) Scrum
12 9 (2.97%) Software Engineering
12 9 (2.97%) Coaching
13 8 (2.64%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 82 (27.06%) SQL
2 38 (12.54%) Java
3 33 (10.89%) C#
4 24 (7.92%) PowerShell
5 22 (7.26%) JavaScript
6 17 (5.61%) T-SQL
7 12 (3.96%) C++
8 8 (2.64%) Python
9 7 (2.31%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.99%) PHP
11 2 (0.66%) PHP5
12 1 (0.33%) VB6
12 1 (0.33%) VB
12 1 (0.33%) Delphi
12 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (8.91%) Degree
2 23 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (5.94%) MCP
4 14 (4.62%) MCSE
5 13 (4.29%) PhD
6 12 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (3.63%) MCSA
8 10 (3.30%) Security Cleared
9 9 (2.97%) CCNP
9 9 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.65%) MCITP
11 4 (1.32%) VCP5
11 4 (1.32%) CCNA
12 3 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.66%) MCDST
13 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.66%) Dell Certification
14 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.92%) SLA
2 5 (1.65%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.65%) QA
3 4 (1.32%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.66%) BS7799
System Software
1 81 (26.73%) Active Directory
2 57 (18.81%) Hyper-V
3 29 (9.57%) XenServer
4 22 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (4.62%) vSphere
6 6 (1.98%) XenApp
7 5 (1.65%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.32%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.99%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (6.93%) SCCM
2 6 (1.98%) SCOM
3 4 (1.32%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.99%) XenMobile
5 2 (0.66%) WSUS
5 2 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.66%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.33%) Legato
6 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 135 (44.55%) Microsoft
2 94 (31.02%) Cisco
3 49 (16.17%) VMware
4 47 (15.51%) Citrix
5 37 (12.21%) Google
6 34 (11.22%) Oracle
7 33 (10.89%) HP
8 28 (9.24%) IBM
9 18 (5.94%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.64%) Dell
11 7 (2.31%) NetApp
11 7 (2.31%) Lotus
11 7 (2.31%) F5
12 4 (1.32%) EMC
12 4 (1.32%) Epicor
13 2 (0.66%) Veeam
13 2 (0.66%) hybris
13 2 (0.66%) Aruba
13 2 (0.66%) Juniper
13 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Laptop and Mobile
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: to £18,500
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits pool table, xbox, food
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £18500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+bonus+bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, medical, good pension
Posted: 16 days ago