Period
to 13 December 2019

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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 12 6
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 71 132 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 16.67% 16.48% 17.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 84.52% 88.00% 65.79%
Number of salaries quoted 50 109 114
Northampton median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +18.46% -2.26%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,250 £19,125
90th Percentile £73,750 £55,250 £58,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £30,750
% change year-on-year +3.90% +25.20% -5.38%

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 84 150 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 19.72% 18.73% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 61 110 160
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -18.92%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,375 £19,125
90th Percentile £73,750 £53,775 £58,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +22.22% -12.50%

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 13 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Northampton

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 53 (74.65%) Microsoft
2 33 (46.48%) Hyper-V
3 31 (43.66%) SCCM
4 29 (40.85%) Active Directory
5 27 (38.03%) Data Centre
6 25 (35.21%) Azure
7 22 (30.99%) AWS
8 21 (29.58%) SAN
9 20 (28.17%) Windows 10
9 20 (28.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 19 (26.76%) Virtual Machines
10 19 (26.76%) Skype for Business
10 19 (26.76%) MS Exchange
10 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
11 18 (25.35%) SharePoint
11 18 (25.35%) Office 365
12 17 (23.94%) Linux
13 16 (22.54%) NAS
14 15 (21.13%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (21.13%) Retail
15 14 (19.72%) VMware
15 14 (19.72%) Cisco
15 14 (19.72%) Windows Server
16 13 (18.31%) Web Services
16 13 (18.31%) PowerShell
16 13 (18.31%) Google
17 12 (16.90%) ITIL
17 12 (16.90%) Citrix
17 12 (16.90%) Multichannel Retail
18 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Management

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 19 (26.76%) MS Exchange
1 19 (26.76%) Skype for Business
2 18 (25.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) CATIA
3 1 (1.41%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.82%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 25 (35.21%) Azure
2 22 (30.99%) AWS
3 18 (25.35%) Office 365
4 10 (14.08%) SaaS
5 9 (12.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (5.63%) IaaS
6 4 (5.63%) PaaS
7 3 (4.23%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.41%) G Suite
8 1 (1.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (29.58%) SAN
2 16 (22.54%) NAS
3 6 (8.45%) WAN
4 5 (7.04%) Firewall
4 5 (7.04%) LAN
4 5 (7.04%) Unified Communications
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco Firepower
6 3 (4.23%) VoIP
6 3 (4.23%) WebEx
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.82%) WLAN
8 1 (1.41%) Skype
8 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.23%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (4.23%) Selenium
1 3 (4.23%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (21.13%) Retail
2 4 (5.63%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Automotive
5 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (15.49%) Storage Engineer
3 11 (15.49%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 11 (15.49%) Windows Engineer
3 11 (15.49%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Support Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Server Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Server Support
5 8 (11.27%) Server Support Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Architect
7 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Administrator
7 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.04%) Server Administrator
8 5 (7.04%) Virtualisation Administrator
8 5 (7.04%) Windows Administrator
8 5 (7.04%) Windows Server Administrator
8 5 (7.04%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.31%) Web Services
2 6 (8.45%) .NET
3 3 (4.23%) .NET Core
3 3 (4.23%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (4.23%) Node.js
3 3 (4.23%) React
3 3 (4.23%) WebSockets
3 3 (4.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (38.03%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.04%) Fat Client
3 5 (7.04%) Public Cloud
3 5 (7.04%) Thin Client
4 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Windows 10
2 17 (23.94%) Linux
3 14 (19.72%) Windows Server
4 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.04%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.04%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.63%) Unix
7 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.41%) AIX
8 1 (1.41%) Android
8 1 (1.41%) SUSE
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (21.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (16.90%) ITIL
3 12 (16.90%) Multichannel Retail
4 11 (15.49%) BCP
4 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (14.08%) Project Delivery
6 8 (11.27%) Incident Management
6 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
7 7 (9.86%) Change Control
7 7 (9.86%) ERP
7 7 (9.86%) Presales
8 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.45%) High Availability
8 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.45%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.04%) Project Management
9 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.63%) C#
3 3 (4.23%) Python
3 3 (4.23%) SQL
4 2 (2.82%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.04%) MCSE
3 4 (5.63%) MCSD
4 3 (4.23%) CCNP
System Software
1 33 (46.48%) Hyper-V
2 29 (40.85%) Active Directory
3 19 (26.76%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (11.27%) XenApp
6 3 (4.23%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 31 (43.66%) SCCM
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (11.27%) SCVMM
4 7 (9.86%) ZABBIX
5 6 (8.45%) SCOM
6 5 (7.04%) WSUS
7 3 (4.23%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 53 (74.65%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) Cisco
2 14 (19.72%) VMware
3 13 (18.31%) Google
4 12 (16.90%) Citrix
5 6 (8.45%) HP
5 6 (8.45%) NetApp
5 6 (8.45%) SAP
6 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.63%) McAfee
8 3 (4.23%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.41%) Avaya
9 1 (1.41%) Dell
9 1 (1.41%) Veeam