The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 19.51% 41.30% 22.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.26% 73.08% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 3
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £41,300 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
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 Dartford region.

Operating Systems Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 32.93% 56.52% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 3
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Windows
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Windows Salary Trend in Dartford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Dartford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Dartford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Dartford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 13 (38.24%) OO
4 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 12 (35.29%) VMware
4 12 (35.29%) C#
4 12 (35.29%) Degree
5 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 9 (26.47%) Firewall
7 8 (23.53%) Wireless
7 8 (23.53%) WCF
7 8 (23.53%) Linux
7 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (23.53%) Citrix
7 8 (23.53%) OOD
7 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (20.59%) ETL
8 7 (20.59%) ITIL
8 7 (20.59%) HP
8 7 (20.59%) FastStats
8 7 (20.59%) C
8 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
8 7 (20.59%) C++
8 7 (20.59%) WAN
8 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.59%) WPF
8 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
8 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
8 7 (20.59%) SAN
8 7 (20.59%) XenApp

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
1 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Sitefinity
4 1 (2.94%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) FastStats
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) Wireless
3 7 (20.59%) SAN
3 7 (20.59%) WAN
3 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.65%) LAN
4 6 (17.65%) VLAN
5 2 (5.88%) VPN
5 2 (5.88%) Intranet
5 2 (5.88%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.94%) DNS
6 1 (2.94%) DHCP
6 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) MS Access
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) DTS
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.94%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) WCF
2 7 (20.59%) WPF
3 5 (14.71%) .NET
3 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.82%) CSS
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
5 2 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) XML
6 1 (2.94%) Middleware
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.94%) STL
6 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.94%) PhoneGap
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Open Source
1 5 (14.71%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
1 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 13 (38.24%) OO
3 8 (23.53%) OOD
4 7 (20.59%) ETL
4 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
4 7 (20.59%) ITIL
5 5 (14.71%) UML
5 5 (14.71%) OOP
5 5 (14.71%) Image Processing
6 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.88%) Network Design
7 2 (5.88%) Time Management
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Web Development
8 1 (2.94%) Network Management
8 1 (2.94%) Line Management
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
8 1 (2.94%) MVC
8 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) C#
2 7 (20.59%) C++
2 7 (20.59%) C
3 6 (17.65%) Embedded C
4 5 (14.71%) Embedded C++
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.88%) VB
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.94%) VBA
7 1 (2.94%) VBScript
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
2 2 (5.88%) CCNA
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) XenApp
3 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Backup Exec
1 6 (17.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
1 12 (35.29%) VMware
2 8 (23.53%) Citrix
3 7 (20.59%) HP
4 6 (17.65%) ProCurve
4 6 (17.65%) Veeam
4 6 (17.65%) Neolane
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco
5 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.82%) Dell
6 3 (8.82%) Adobe
7 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (5.88%) ExactTarget
8 1 (2.94%) Ektron
8 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
8 1 (2.94%) Brocade
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