Period
to 20 June 2018

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 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 8 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 170 191 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 12.13% 16.81% 17.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.04% 83.77% 61.10%
Number of salaries quoted 153 229 264
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.69% -13.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,725 £21,325
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,600 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +2.94%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 274 228 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.56% 20.07% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 222 199 297
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.06% -9.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £26,375 £21,725 £21,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £51,250
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -2.70% +5.71%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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 6 months to 20 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -4 135 £40,750 +25.38% 19
Wellingborough +8 9 - -
Kettering -3 4 £37,000 +27.59% 2
Corby - 4 £32,500 -
Brackley +2 3 £55,000 +69.23%
Windows
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 104 (61.18%) Microsoft
2 75 (44.12%) SQL
3 67 (39.41%) Active Directory
4 62 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (33.53%) Windows Server
6 48 (28.24%) SQL Server
7 45 (26.47%) .NET
8 44 (25.88%) ITIL
9 41 (24.12%) Microsoft Azure
10 38 (22.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 37 (21.76%) SCCM
11 37 (21.76%) Test Automation
12 36 (21.18%) Team Foundation Server
13 32 (18.82%) DNS
14 31 (18.24%) PowerShell
15 29 (17.06%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (17.06%) Linux
15 29 (17.06%) VMware
16 28 (16.47%) Java
16 28 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (15.88%) Office 365
17 27 (15.88%) MCP
18 26 (15.29%) VB.NET
18 26 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
19 25 (14.71%) GitHub
20 24 (14.12%) SCOM
20 24 (14.12%) Octopus Deploy
21 23 (13.53%) Event-Driven Architecture
21 23 (13.53%) SSDT
21 23 (13.53%) WinForms

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 16 (9.41%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.71%) IIS
2 8 (4.71%) Skype for Business
3 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.76%) CMS
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.59%) Apache
7 1 (0.59%) Confluence
7 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.18%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (24.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (15.88%) Office 365
3 26 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (14.71%) GitHub
5 2 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.18%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.18%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.59%) Boomi
6 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.59%) IaaS
6 1 (0.59%) Route 53
6 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (18.82%) DNS
2 22 (12.94%) DHCP
3 16 (9.41%) Firewall
4 10 (5.88%) LAN
4 10 (5.88%) WAN
5 6 (3.53%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.53%) VLAN
5 6 (3.53%) VoIP
5 6 (3.53%) Wireless
6 5 (2.94%) VPN
7 4 (2.35%) MPLS
7 4 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (2.35%) SAN
7 4 (2.35%) Skype
8 3 (1.76%) Internet
8 3 (1.76%) Intranet
8 3 (1.76%) LTE
9 2 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.18%) PPTP
10 1 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.53%) SSDT
3 8 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.35%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.76%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.18%) MySQL
10 1 (0.59%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.59%) DB2
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (21.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (14.12%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (6.47%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.71%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (3.53%) Bugzilla
5 6 (3.53%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.35%) SonarQube
6 4 (2.35%) Subversion
7 3 (1.76%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.18%) FrontPage
8 2 (1.18%) JIRA
8 2 (1.18%) Selenium
8 2 (1.18%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (12.35%) Retail
2 18 (10.59%) Manufacturing
3 17 (10.00%) Finance
4 6 (3.53%) Games
4 6 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.76%) Banking
5 3 (1.76%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.18%) Legal
7 1 (0.59%) Law
7 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (33.53%) Developer
2 27 (15.88%) .NET Developer
3 25 (14.71%) Applications Developer
4 23 (13.53%) Administrator
4 23 (13.53%) SQL Developer
5 22 (12.94%) .NET Applications Developer
5 22 (12.94%) VB.NET Developer
6 21 (12.35%) Analyst
6 21 (12.35%) Java Developer
7 17 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 16 (9.41%) Systems Engineer
8 16 (9.41%) Windows Administrator
9 13 (7.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 13 (7.65%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (7.06%) IT Support
10 12 (7.06%) Windows Engineer
11 9 (5.29%) IT Engineer
11 9 (5.29%) Office 365 Engineer
11 9 (5.29%) Support Analyst
11 9 (5.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.47%) .NET
2 23 (13.53%) WinForms
3 11 (6.47%) Hibernate
3 11 (6.47%) Spring
4 10 (5.88%) SOAP
4 10 (5.88%) Web Services
5 8 (4.71%) JSON
5 8 (4.71%) XML
6 7 (4.12%) HTML
7 6 (3.53%) Java EE
8 5 (2.94%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.35%) CSS
9 4 (2.35%) CSS3
9 4 (2.35%) HTML5
9 4 (2.35%) Node.js
9 4 (2.35%) WCF
10 3 (1.76%) Ajax
10 3 (1.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (1.76%) REST
11 2 (1.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.41%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (7.06%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.29%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.12%) Driving Licence
6 6 (3.53%) Clustering
7 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.94%) Replication
8 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.35%) User Experience
9 3 (1.76%) Fintech
9 3 (1.76%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.18%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.18%) iPad
10 2 (1.18%) mPOS
11 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.59%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.59%) PDA
11 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (33.53%) Windows Server
2 29 (17.06%) Linux
3 21 (12.35%) Mac OS
4 13 (7.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (6.47%) Unix
5 11 (6.47%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.35%) AIX
7 4 (2.35%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.18%) Android
9 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.18%) SUSE
9 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (25.88%) ITIL
3 37 (21.76%) Test Automation
4 29 (17.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (13.53%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 20 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (10.59%) OO
7 18 (10.59%) OOP
7 18 (10.59%) TDD
8 14 (8.24%) BDD
8 14 (8.24%) Incident Management
8 14 (8.24%) Pair Programming
9 13 (7.65%) Mentoring
10 12 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (6.47%) Service Management
12 10 (5.88%) ATDD
12 10 (5.88%) Project Management
12 10 (5.88%) Refactoring
13 9 (5.29%) Problem Management
13 9 (5.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 75 (44.12%) SQL
2 31 (18.24%) PowerShell
3 28 (16.47%) Java
4 26 (15.29%) VB.NET
5 15 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 10 (5.88%) C#
7 6 (3.53%) PHP
7 6 (3.53%) VB
8 5 (2.94%) VBA
8 5 (2.94%) VBScript
9 3 (1.76%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.18%) Python
10 2 (1.18%) Ruby
11 1 (0.59%) Perl
11 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (22.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (15.88%) MCP
3 23 (13.53%) MCPD
4 17 (10.00%) Degree
5 11 (6.47%) DBS Check
5 11 (6.47%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.12%) BC Cleared
6 7 (4.12%) MCSE
7 6 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.53%) HNC
7 6 (3.53%) HND
7 6 (3.53%) MCSA
8 5 (2.94%) CCNA
9 4 (2.35%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.59%) CCDP
11 1 (0.59%) CCNP
11 1 (0.59%) ISEB
11 1 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (3.53%) QA
1 6 (3.53%) SLA
2 4 (2.35%) GDPR
3 3 (1.76%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.59%) GCP
System Software
1 67 (39.41%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.59%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.18%) XenApp
5 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.18%) XenServer
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (21.76%) SCCM
2 24 (14.12%) SCOM
3 19 (11.18%) SCOrch
4 5 (2.94%) WSUS
5 4 (2.35%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (1.76%) Ansible
6 3 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.76%) Puppet
7 2 (1.18%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.59%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.59%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.59%) Grafana
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.59%) Packer
8 1 (0.59%) QRadar
8 1 (0.59%) Terraform
8 1 (0.59%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.59%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.59%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 104 (61.18%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.06%) VMware
3 13 (7.65%) Citrix
4 10 (5.88%) Oracle
5 8 (4.71%) OpenText
6 7 (4.12%) Cisco
6 7 (4.12%) HP
7 6 (3.53%) BMC
7 6 (3.53%) Remedy
7 6 (3.53%) Veeam
8 5 (2.94%) Sage
8 5 (2.94%) Telerik
8 5 (2.94%) Xamarin
9 4 (2.35%) Acronis
9 4 (2.35%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.76%) Apple
10 3 (1.76%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.76%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.18%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.18%) JD Edwards