The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 8.00% 21.05% 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 40.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £28,250 £47,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.89% +56.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £28,600 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £65,400 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chatham region.

Operating Systems Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 8.00% 52.63% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £28,250 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Chatham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

Windows
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Windows Salary Trend in Chatham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Chatham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Chatham region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Chatham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chatham region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) IIS
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Network Design
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
3 3 (30.00%) MSBuild
3 3 (30.00%) NuGet
3 3 (30.00%) SSDT
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chatham region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SSDT
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) BODI
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (30.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (30.00%) NuGet
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
2 2 (20.00%) JMX
2 2 (20.00%) JSF
2 2 (20.00%) EJB
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) XSLT
2 2 (20.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (20.00%) JAXB
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) UML
1 3 (30.00%) Scrum
1 3 (30.00%) Network Design
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Sun
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix