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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 33.33% 12.00% 11.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 33.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £22,750 £52,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.25% +41.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £29,600 £34,150
10% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £74,400 £39,350
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 33.33% 36.00% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £21,500 £80,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-73.12% +138.80%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Games
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Physics
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Programming
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix