The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 69 104 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 18.21% 18.51% 19.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.34% 62.28% 60.36%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 99
Median salary £30,000 £38,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,625 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 79 167 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 20.84% 29.72% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 66 93 161
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Northampton

Windows
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Windows in Northampton

Windows
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Northampton over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Northampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 56 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 48 (32.65%) Windows Server
3 40 (27.21%) Microsoft
3 40 (27.21%) SQL Server
4 34 (23.13%) SQL
5 31 (21.09%) Linux
6 29 (19.73%) ITIL
6 29 (19.73%) MS Excel
7 27 (18.37%) DHCP
7 27 (18.37%) VMware
8 25 (17.01%) SCCM
9 24 (16.33%) Computer Science
10 23 (15.65%) Finance
10 23 (15.65%) MySQL
11 22 (14.97%) DNS
12 21 (14.29%) SAN
12 21 (14.29%) Degree
13 20 (13.61%) Oracle
13 20 (13.61%) Office 365
14 19 (12.93%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (12.93%) Retail
14 19 (12.93%) Manufacturing
15 18 (12.24%) Windows 7
15 18 (12.24%) Hyper-V
16 17 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (11.56%) Knowledge Management
16 17 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (10.88%) Citrix
17 16 (10.88%) Unix

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 14 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (9.52%) IIS
1 14 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.84%) Tomcat
3 12 (8.16%) Apache
4 10 (6.80%) SharePoint
5 9 (6.12%) Skype for Business
6 6 (4.08%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (4.08%) SAS
7 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.40%) nginx
8 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.36%) JBoss
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (19.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.72%) MS Office
4 1 (0.68%) Maple
4 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.61%) Office 365
2 19 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.80%) SaaS
4 7 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.40%) G Suite
6 2 (1.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.37%) DHCP
2 22 (14.97%) DNS
3 21 (14.29%) SAN
4 13 (8.84%) Skype
5 9 (6.12%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.40%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (2.72%) FTP
7 4 (2.72%) ICMP
7 4 (2.72%) IMAP
7 4 (2.72%) Internet
7 4 (2.72%) LDAP
7 4 (2.72%) NAS
7 4 (2.72%) NetScaler
7 4 (2.72%) POP3
7 4 (2.72%) SMTP
7 4 (2.72%) SSL
8 2 (1.36%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.36%) WAAS
9 1 (0.68%) Firewall
9 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.21%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.65%) MySQL
3 11 (7.48%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.12%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (4.08%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (4.08%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.68%) DTS
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.76%) MSI
3 6 (4.08%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.72%) SonarQube
5 4 (2.72%) Subversion
6 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.68%) LabVIEW
General
1 23 (15.65%) Finance
2 19 (12.93%) Manufacturing
2 19 (12.93%) Retail
3 3 (2.04%) Games
4 2 (1.36%) Billing
4 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.68%) Back Office
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (25.17%) Analyst
2 24 (16.33%) IT Support
3 19 (12.93%) Support Analyst
4 16 (10.88%) Administrator
5 14 (9.52%) Windows Administrator
6 13 (8.84%) DBA
6 13 (8.84%) Developer
6 13 (8.84%) SQL DBA
6 13 (8.84%) SQL Server DBA
7 12 (8.16%) Applications Support
7 12 (8.16%) Technical Support
8 11 (7.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (7.48%) IT Manager
8 11 (7.48%) Server Analyst
8 11 (7.48%) Server Support
8 11 (7.48%) Server Support Analyst
9 9 (6.12%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 9 (6.12%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (5.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.52%) Web Services
2 13 (8.84%) .NET
3 8 (5.44%) HTML
4 5 (3.40%) AngularJS
4 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.40%) SOAP
4 5 (3.40%) XML
5 4 (2.72%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.72%) Gherkin
5 4 (2.72%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.72%) HTML5
5 4 (2.72%) Java EE
5 4 (2.72%) MAPI
5 4 (2.72%) Spring
6 2 (1.36%) JSON
6 2 (1.36%) OpenGL
6 2 (1.36%) REST
7 1 (0.68%) LINQ
7 1 (0.68%) WCF
7 1 (0.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.33%) Computer Science
2 19 (12.93%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.12%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.40%) Clustering
6 4 (2.72%) iPad
6 4 (2.72%) PKI
7 3 (2.04%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.36%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.36%) IBM XIV
8 2 (1.36%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.36%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.68%) iPhone
9 1 (0.68%) iSeries
9 1 (0.68%) Social Media
9 1 (0.68%) User Experience
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (32.65%) Windows Server
2 31 (21.09%) Linux
3 18 (12.24%) Windows 7
4 16 (10.88%) Unix
5 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.76%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.40%) AIX
8 5 (3.40%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.72%) Mac OS
9 4 (2.72%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.68%) Android
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.73%) ITIL
2 17 (11.56%) Knowledge Management
3 13 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (8.84%) Mentoring
3 13 (8.84%) SDLC
4 12 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (8.16%) Server Virtualisation
4 12 (8.16%) Software Engineering
5 11 (7.48%) Project Management
6 9 (6.12%) Automated Testing
6 9 (6.12%) Physics
6 9 (6.12%) Server Patching
6 9 (6.12%) Service Management
7 8 (5.44%) CRM
8 7 (4.76%) ITIL V3
8 7 (4.76%) OO
8 7 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.08%) Coaching
9 6 (4.08%) Service Design
9 6 (4.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.13%) SQL
2 11 (7.48%) Java
2 11 (7.48%) Shell Script
3 10 (6.80%) C#
4 9 (6.12%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.40%) C++
5 5 (3.40%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.04%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.36%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.68%) C
8 1 (0.68%) Python
8 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (14.29%) Degree
2 17 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.44%) MCITP
3 8 (5.44%) PhD
4 6 (4.08%) MCP
4 6 (4.08%) MCSA
5 5 (3.40%) ISEB
6 4 (2.72%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.04%) MCSE
8 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.68%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.68%) CCNA
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.68%) MCDST
9 1 (0.68%) MCT
9 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.16%) QA
1 12 (8.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 18 (12.24%) Hyper-V
3 17 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.76%) vSphere
5 4 (2.72%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.04%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 25 (17.01%) SCCM
2 12 (8.16%) SCOM
3 6 (4.08%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (4.08%) NetBackup
3 6 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (3.40%) Ansible
5 4 (2.72%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (2.72%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.68%) Control-M
6 1 (0.68%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.68%) Netcool
Vendors
1 40 (27.21%) Microsoft
2 27 (18.37%) VMware
3 20 (13.61%) Oracle
4 16 (10.88%) Citrix
5 12 (8.16%) Cisco
5 12 (8.16%) IBM
6 11 (7.48%) NetApp
7 10 (6.80%) HP
8 8 (5.44%) Google
9 6 (4.08%) EMC
9 6 (4.08%) hybris
10 5 (3.40%) Dell
10 5 (3.40%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.72%) Brocade
11 4 (2.72%) F5
11 4 (2.72%) Fujitsu
11 4 (2.72%) Veeam
12 2 (1.36%) Veritas
12 2 (1.36%) Zerto
13 1 (0.68%) Remedy
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