Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 116 155 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 17.13% 15.42% 16.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.29% 62.75% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 108 158 252
Northampton median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.33% -
10th Percentile £19,088 £21,250 £20,275
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,000 £50,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +7.14%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 175 247 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 25.85% 24.58% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 150 179 421
Northampton median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,125 £21,250 £22,375
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,600 £53,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.49% -11.25% +14.29%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 64 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 63 (54.31%) Windows Server
3 40 (34.48%) ITIL
3 40 (34.48%) Windows 7
3 40 (34.48%) Office 365
4 39 (33.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (31.90%) Active Directory
6 36 (31.03%) VMware
7 30 (25.86%) Linux
7 30 (25.86%) Degree
8 29 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 28 (24.14%) Computer Science
10 26 (22.41%) Windows 8
10 26 (22.41%) Windows 10
11 24 (20.69%) MS Exchange
12 23 (19.83%) Microsoft Office
12 23 (19.83%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (18.97%) Computer Science Degree
14 19 (16.38%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (16.38%) SAN
15 18 (15.52%) Hyper-V
16 17 (14.66%) DNS
17 16 (13.79%) Citrix
17 16 (13.79%) SQL
18 15 (12.93%) LAN
18 15 (12.93%) Cisco
18 15 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2013
19 14 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows
Co-occurring 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 24 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.59%) Apache
6 3 (2.59%) IIS
6 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (19.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 40 (34.48%) Office 365
2 28 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (16.38%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (7.76%) GitHub
5 3 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.38%) SAN
2 17 (14.66%) DNS
3 15 (12.93%) LAN
4 14 (12.07%) DHCP
4 14 (12.07%) TCP/IP
4 14 (12.07%) WAN
5 7 (6.03%) NetScaler
6 5 (4.31%) NAS
7 4 (3.45%) VLAN
8 3 (2.59%) Firewall
8 3 (2.59%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.72%) Intranet
9 2 (1.72%) VPN
10 1 (0.86%) FTP
10 1 (0.86%) HTTP
10 1 (0.86%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.59%) MySQL
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.31%) SonarQube
1 5 (4.31%) Subversion
2 4 (3.45%) AdminStudio
2 4 (3.45%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (8.62%) Games
2 7 (6.03%) Retail
3 4 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.59%) French Language
4 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.72%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Finance
5 2 (1.72%) Legal
5 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.86%) Automotive
6 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (36.21%) Analyst
2 30 (25.86%) Support Analyst
3 21 (18.10%) IT Support
4 16 (13.79%) IT Analyst
4 16 (13.79%) Service Analyst
4 16 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
5 15 (12.93%) IT Support Analyst
6 12 (10.34%) Administrator
7 11 (9.48%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (8.62%) Server Analyst
8 10 (8.62%) Server Support
8 10 (8.62%) Server Support Analyst
8 10 (8.62%) Technical Leader
8 10 (8.62%) Windows Support Analyst
9 9 (7.76%) C Software Engineer
9 9 (7.76%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (7.76%) Computer Engineer
9 9 (7.76%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
9 9 (7.76%) Graduate Support Analyst
9 9 (7.76%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) Hibernate
1 5 (4.31%) Java EE
1 5 (4.31%) SOAP
1 5 (4.31%) Spring
1 5 (4.31%) Web Services
2 1 (0.86%) .NET
2 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.86%) HTML
2 1 (0.86%) HTML5
2 1 (0.86%) jQuery
2 1 (0.86%) JSON
2 1 (0.86%) Silverlight
2 1 (0.86%) WCF
2 1 (0.86%) WPF
2 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.48%) Data Centre
3 10 (8.62%) Clustering
4 6 (5.17%) CCTV
5 4 (3.45%) User Experience
6 3 (2.59%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (54.31%) Windows Server
2 40 (34.48%) Windows 7
3 39 (33.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (25.86%) Linux
5 29 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (22.41%) Windows 10
6 26 (22.41%) Windows 8
7 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.31%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.59%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (2.59%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.72%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.86%) AIX
11 1 (0.86%) Android
11 1 (0.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.48%) ITIL
2 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.07%) OO
3 14 (12.07%) OOP
3 14 (12.07%) Service Delivery
4 13 (11.21%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (10.34%) Software Testing
5 12 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (9.48%) Migration
7 10 (8.62%) Document Management
7 10 (8.62%) Mathematics
8 9 (7.76%) Computer Vision
8 9 (7.76%) Image Processing
8 9 (7.76%) Scrum
8 9 (7.76%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.90%) PRINCE
10 7 (6.03%) Incident Management
11 6 (5.17%) SDLC
12 5 (4.31%) Problem Management
12 5 (4.31%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.79%) SQL
2 10 (8.62%) C
2 10 (8.62%) C#
3 9 (7.76%) C++
4 8 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (25.86%) Degree
2 22 (18.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (11.21%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (8.62%) PhD
5 9 (7.76%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (6.90%) CCNA
6 8 (6.90%) VCP5
6 8 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.45%) MCP
7 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.45%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.59%) DBS Check
8 3 (2.59%) MCSE
9 1 (0.86%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.86%) CCENT
9 1 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.86%) MCITP
9 1 (0.86%) MCSA
9 1 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (31.90%) Active Directory
2 23 (19.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (15.52%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (6.03%) XenApp
6 4 (3.45%) BitLocker
6 4 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (2.59%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.59%) VMware Server
7 3 (2.59%) vSphere
8 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (12.07%) SCCM
2 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (3.45%) WSUS
4 3 (2.59%) Ansible
5 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.72%) SCOM
5 2 (1.72%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.86%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 64 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 36 (31.03%) VMware
3 16 (13.79%) Citrix
4 15 (12.93%) Cisco
5 11 (9.48%) HP
6 8 (6.90%) NetApp
7 5 (4.31%) IBM
8 4 (3.45%) Apple
9 3 (2.59%) Capita
10 2 (1.72%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.72%) McAfee
10 2 (1.72%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.86%) EMC
11 1 (0.86%) Oracle
11 1 (0.86%) Red Hat