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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 102 126 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 18.38% 16.78% 19.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 56.76% 60.58%
Number of salaries quoted 91 86 138
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 £22,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -1.36% +1.38%  

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 119 222 241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 21.44% 29.56% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 103 143 223
Median salary £33,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £49,000 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -2 69 £30,000 -21.05% 13
Brackley - 8 £32,500 - 1
Daventry +2 3 £26,500 +3.92%
Kettering -1 1 - - 3
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 76 (34.08%) Windows Server
2 72 (32.29%) Active Directory
3 69 (30.94%) Microsoft
4 54 (24.22%) SQL Server
5 50 (22.42%) SQL
6 49 (21.97%) ITIL
7 48 (21.52%) MS Excel
7 48 (21.52%) VMware
8 46 (20.63%) Windows 7
9 41 (18.39%) Linux
10 39 (17.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (17.04%) Hyper-V
11 38 (17.04%) SCCM
11 38 (17.04%) DHCP
12 37 (16.59%) Office 365
13 35 (15.70%) Cisco
14 34 (15.25%) Oracle
14 34 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
15 33 (14.80%) Manufacturing
16 31 (13.90%) DNS
17 29 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
18 28 (12.56%) SCOM
19 27 (12.11%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (12.11%) Citrix
20 26 (11.66%) Computer Science
21 25 (11.21%) Finance
21 25 (11.21%) SAN
22 24 (10.76%) MS Exchange
23 23 (10.31%) MySQL
23 23 (10.31%) Degree

Windows
Top Related 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 24 (10.76%) MS Exchange
2 22 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (9.42%) SharePoint
4 16 (7.17%) IIS
5 13 (5.83%) Apache
5 13 (5.83%) Skype for Business
5 13 (5.83%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.24%) nginx
8 5 (2.24%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (2.24%) SAS
9 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.90%) CMS
10 2 (0.90%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.90%) JBoss
11 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.07%) MS Office
3 10 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.35%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.45%) Maple
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.59%) Office 365
2 34 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (8.97%) SaaS
5 7 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.24%) G Suite
7 2 (0.90%) IaaS
8 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.04%) DHCP
2 31 (13.90%) DNS
3 25 (11.21%) SAN
4 16 (7.17%) Skype
5 14 (6.28%) TCP/IP
6 11 (4.93%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (4.48%) VLAN
8 8 (3.59%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (3.59%) Internet
9 7 (3.14%) Firewall
9 7 (3.14%) Wireless
10 6 (2.69%) LAN
10 6 (2.69%) WAN
11 5 (2.24%) Network Security
12 4 (1.79%) ICMP
12 4 (1.79%) IMAP
12 4 (1.79%) LDAP
12 4 (1.79%) POP3
12 4 (1.79%) SMTP
12 4 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (24.22%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.31%) MySQL
3 10 (4.48%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.59%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (2.24%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.24%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.45%) DTS
8 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (5.38%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.14%) MSI
3 5 (2.24%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (2.24%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.79%) JIRA
4 4 (1.79%) SonarQube
4 4 (1.79%) Subversion
5 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.45%) LabVIEW
General
1 33 (14.80%) Manufacturing
2 25 (11.21%) Finance
3 19 (8.52%) Retail
4 7 (3.14%) Automotive
4 7 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.79%) Billing
5 4 (1.79%) Electronics
6 3 (1.35%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (29.60%) Analyst
2 28 (12.56%) IT Support
3 27 (12.11%) Support Analyst
4 24 (10.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 22 (9.87%) Administrator
6 18 (8.07%) Windows Administrator
7 17 (7.62%) Developer
8 16 (7.17%) Windows Engineer
9 15 (6.73%) Support Engineer
10 14 (6.28%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 14 (6.28%) Server Support
11 13 (5.83%) IT Manager
11 13 (5.83%) Service Analyst
11 13 (5.83%) Service Desk Analyst
12 12 (5.38%) Applications Support
12 12 (5.38%) DBA
12 12 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (5.38%) SQL Server DBA
12 12 (5.38%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (5.38%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.73%) .NET
1 15 (6.73%) Web Services
2 12 (5.38%) HTML
3 7 (3.14%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.24%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.24%) AngularJS
4 5 (2.24%) CSS
4 5 (2.24%) SOAP
4 5 (2.24%) XML
5 4 (1.79%) Gherkin
5 4 (1.79%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.79%) HTML5
5 4 (1.79%) Java EE
5 4 (1.79%) MAPI
5 4 (1.79%) Spring
6 3 (1.35%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.90%) LINQ
7 2 (0.90%) REST
7 2 (0.90%) WinForms
7 2 (0.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.66%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.52%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.17%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.59%) Clustering
6 5 (2.24%) IBM XIV
6 5 (2.24%) iPhone
7 4 (1.79%) iPad
7 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.79%) PKI
8 3 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.90%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.90%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.90%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.90%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 76 (34.08%) Windows Server
2 46 (20.63%) Windows 7
3 41 (18.39%) Linux
4 39 (17.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (8.97%) Unix
6 15 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (5.38%) Windows 10
8 9 (4.04%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.59%) AIX
10 7 (3.14%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (2.24%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.79%) Android
12 4 (1.79%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.97%) ITIL
2 17 (7.62%) Knowledge Management
3 16 (7.17%) Mentoring
4 15 (6.73%) Project Management
4 15 (6.73%) Service Delivery
4 15 (6.73%) Service Management
5 14 (6.28%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (6.28%) SDLC
6 13 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (5.38%) Server Virtualisation
7 12 (5.38%) Software Engineering
8 11 (4.93%) Migration
8 11 (4.93%) Physics
9 10 (4.48%) Security Monitoring
10 9 (4.04%) Automated Testing
10 9 (4.04%) Change Management
10 9 (4.04%) Coaching
10 9 (4.04%) CRM
10 9 (4.04%) Server Patching
11 8 (3.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (22.42%) SQL
2 13 (5.83%) C#
2 13 (5.83%) Java
3 12 (5.38%) Shell Script
4 11 (4.93%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.14%) C++
6 5 (2.24%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.79%) PHP
8 3 (1.35%) C
8 3 (1.35%) MATLAB
8 3 (1.35%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (10.31%) Degree
2 21 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.48%) CEH
3 10 (4.48%) CISM
3 10 (4.48%) CISSP
3 10 (4.48%) GSEC
4 9 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (4.04%) MCITP
4 9 (4.04%) MCP
5 8 (3.59%) PhD
6 7 (3.14%) MCSA
6 7 (3.14%) MCSE
7 5 (2.24%) ISEB
8 4 (1.79%) CCNA
8 4 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.79%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.90%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.45%) MCT
11 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.52%) SLA
2 11 (4.93%) QA
3 10 (4.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (32.29%) Active Directory
2 38 (17.04%) Hyper-V
3 27 (12.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.48%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (3.14%) vSphere
6 5 (2.24%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.24%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.90%) vCloud
7 2 (0.90%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.45%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 38 (17.04%) SCCM
2 28 (12.56%) SCOM
3 9 (4.04%) NetBackup
4 7 (3.14%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 7 (3.14%) SCDPM
5 5 (2.24%) Ansible
5 5 (2.24%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (2.24%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.90%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.90%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.45%) Control-M
7 1 (0.45%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.45%) Netcool
7 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 69 (30.94%) Microsoft
2 48 (21.52%) VMware
3 35 (15.70%) Cisco
4 34 (15.25%) Oracle
5 27 (12.11%) Citrix
6 16 (7.17%) HP
7 14 (6.28%) IBM
7 14 (6.28%) NetApp
8 12 (5.38%) SAP
9 11 (4.93%) Dell
9 11 (4.93%) Palo Alto
10 10 (4.48%) Brocade
10 10 (4.48%) Qualys
10 10 (4.48%) Symantec
11 9 (4.04%) EMC
12 8 (3.59%) Google
13 7 (3.14%) Fujitsu
13 7 (3.14%) Veeam
14 5 (2.24%) hybris
14 5 (2.24%) Red Hat
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The North Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + 25 days hol + pension
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Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Webrecruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Emponics Ltd
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IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum healthcare and pension
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
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