The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 7 6
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 88 127 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 14.81% 17.49% 17.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 64.14% 56.69%
Number of salaries quoted 79 116 145
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.44% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £20,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 110 198 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 18.52% 27.27% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 98 160 249
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Windows in Northamptonshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Northamptonshire

Windows
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -4 63 £37,500 +8.69% 3
Wellingborough - 3 £31,500 - 2
Kettering +1 2 £29,000 -10.76% 2
Daventry - 2 £19,500 -
Brackley -7 1 £75,000 +130.76%
Windows
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 76 (39.38%) Microsoft
2 72 (37.31%) Windows Server
3 62 (32.12%) Linux
4 58 (30.05%) Active Directory
5 48 (24.87%) SQL
6 46 (23.83%) VMware
7 45 (23.32%) Computer Science
8 42 (21.76%) Degree
9 36 (18.65%) SQL Server
10 32 (16.58%) ITIL
10 32 (16.58%) SCCM
10 32 (16.58%) Microsoft Azure
10 32 (16.58%) Amazon AWS
11 30 (15.54%) Hyper-V
12 29 (15.03%) DNS
12 29 (15.03%) Citrix
12 29 (15.03%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (14.51%) DHCP
13 28 (14.51%) OO
13 28 (14.51%) Git (software)
14 27 (13.99%) Mathematics
15 26 (13.47%) C++
16 25 (12.95%) PhD
17 24 (12.44%) Microsoft Certification
17 24 (12.44%) Windows Server 2012
18 23 (11.92%) Office 365
18 23 (11.92%) Windows 7
18 23 (11.92%) Computer Vision
19 22 (11.40%) Manufacturing
19 22 (11.40%) PowerShell

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (7.25%) IIS
1 14 (7.25%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.70%) Apache
3 11 (5.70%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.63%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.07%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.04%) CMS
7 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.04%) JBoss
8 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.52%) Confluence
8 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (9.84%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (6.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (3.63%) Maple
4 2 (1.04%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.58%) Amazon AWS
1 32 (16.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (11.92%) Office 365
3 10 (5.18%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (3.63%) GitHub
4 7 (3.63%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.03%) DNS
2 28 (14.51%) DHCP
3 20 (10.36%) SAN
4 14 (7.25%) Firewall
5 10 (5.18%) LAN
6 9 (4.66%) Skype
6 9 (4.66%) TCP/IP
6 9 (4.66%) VLAN
7 7 (3.63%) NAS
8 6 (3.11%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (3.11%) WAN
9 5 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (2.59%) Internet
9 5 (2.59%) Network Security
10 4 (2.07%) VPN
10 4 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.04%) FTP
11 2 (1.04%) POP3
11 2 (1.04%) SMTP
11 2 (1.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.65%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.29%) MySQL
3 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.55%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (14.51%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.70%) SonarQube
2 11 (5.70%) Subversion
3 7 (3.63%) LabVIEW
3 7 (3.63%) MSI
4 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 22 (11.40%) Manufacturing
2 19 (9.84%) Finance
2 19 (9.84%) Retail
3 9 (4.66%) Games
4 7 (3.63%) Electronics
5 4 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.55%) Automotive
6 3 (1.55%) Back Office
6 3 (1.55%) Law
7 2 (1.04%) Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (25.39%) Analyst
2 38 (19.69%) Support Analyst
3 25 (12.95%) Server Support
4 23 (11.92%) Server Analyst
4 23 (11.92%) Server Support Analyst
5 19 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (9.33%) Developer
6 18 (9.33%) IT Support
7 16 (8.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (7.77%) Graduate
9 14 (7.25%) Administrator
9 14 (7.25%) IT Manager
9 14 (7.25%) Windows Server Support
10 13 (6.74%) Linux Support
10 13 (6.74%) Support Engineer
10 13 (6.74%) Windows Support Analyst
11 12 (6.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 12 (6.22%) Java Developer
11 12 (6.22%) Technical Support
11 12 (6.22%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.77%) Web Services
2 13 (6.74%) SOAP
3 12 (6.22%) Hibernate
3 12 (6.22%) Java EE
3 12 (6.22%) Spring
4 9 (4.66%) HTML
5 8 (4.15%) XML
6 6 (3.11%) .NET
6 6 (3.11%) JSON
7 5 (2.59%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.55%) HTML5
8 3 (1.55%) WPF
9 2 (1.04%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.04%) jQuery
9 2 (1.04%) MAPI
9 2 (1.04%) Silverlight
9 2 (1.04%) WCF
10 1 (0.52%) EDI
10 1 (0.52%) UDDI
10 1 (0.52%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (23.32%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.29%) Algorithms
3 13 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.15%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.11%) iPad
7 5 (2.59%) Clustering
8 4 (2.07%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.07%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.07%) iPhone
8 4 (2.07%) Replication
8 4 (2.07%) Social Media
9 2 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.04%) PKI
10 1 (0.52%) EPoS
10 1 (0.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.52%) Pocket PC
10 1 (0.52%) Verilog
10 1 (0.52%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 72 (37.31%) Windows Server
2 62 (32.12%) Linux
3 24 (12.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (11.92%) Windows 7
5 16 (8.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.22%) Mac OS
7 10 (5.18%) Data ONTAP
8 8 (4.15%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.11%) Unix
10 5 (2.59%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.07%) Android
11 4 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.52%) AIX
13 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.58%) ITIL
2 29 (15.03%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (14.51%) OO
4 27 (13.99%) Mathematics
5 23 (11.92%) Computer Vision
6 20 (10.36%) Physics
7 18 (9.33%) OOP
8 16 (8.29%) Signal Processing
9 15 (7.77%) Software Engineering
10 14 (7.25%) Image Processing
11 13 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (6.74%) Knowledge Management
12 12 (6.22%) SDLC
12 12 (6.22%) Service Delivery
12 12 (6.22%) Test Automation
13 11 (5.70%) TDD
14 10 (5.18%) CRM
14 10 (5.18%) Server Virtualisation
15 9 (4.66%) Machine Learning
15 9 (4.66%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.87%) SQL
2 26 (13.47%) C++
3 22 (11.40%) PowerShell
4 16 (8.29%) MATLAB
5 13 (6.74%) C#
5 13 (6.74%) Java
6 10 (5.18%) C
7 8 (4.15%) Python
8 5 (2.59%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.52%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.52%) Perl
10 1 (0.52%) PHP
10 1 (0.52%) Ruby
10 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (21.76%) Degree
2 25 (12.95%) PhD
3 24 (12.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (10.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (5.18%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (5.18%) MCITP
7 9 (4.66%) CCNA
8 6 (3.11%) MCSE
8 6 (3.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.59%) MCP
10 4 (2.07%) MCSA
10 4 (2.07%) VCP5
11 1 (0.52%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.52%) CCNP
11 1 (0.52%) MCDST
11 1 (0.52%) MCT
11 1 (0.52%) MOS
11 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.15%) SLA
2 3 (1.55%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (30.05%) Active Directory
2 30 (15.54%) Hyper-V
3 21 (10.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (6.74%) vSphere
5 6 (3.11%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.07%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.52%) Firmware
8 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (16.58%) SCCM
2 16 (8.29%) SCOM
3 8 (4.15%) Ansible
4 5 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.07%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.55%) Puppet
7 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.52%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.52%) Netcool
8 1 (0.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 76 (39.38%) Microsoft
2 46 (23.83%) VMware
3 29 (15.03%) Citrix
4 11 (5.70%) NetApp
5 9 (4.66%) Oracle
6 8 (4.15%) Cisco
7 4 (2.07%) Brocade
7 4 (2.07%) Cognizant
7 4 (2.07%) Motorola
8 3 (1.55%) Adobe
8 3 (1.55%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.55%) Juniper
9 2 (1.04%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.04%) F5
9 2 (1.04%) HP
9 2 (1.04%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.04%) SAP
9 2 (1.04%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.52%) Infor
10 1 (0.52%) SonicWALL
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + £2k on call + Excellent Pension +
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Henderson Scott
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago