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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 31.82% 26.83% 33.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.78% 84.62% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 15
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £26,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
18 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 40.91% 31.71% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 17
Average salary £39,375 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £49,500
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 27 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Dartford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 13 (41.94%) C#
1 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
3 9 (29.03%) OO
3 9 (29.03%) Degree
3 9 (29.03%) WCF
4 8 (25.81%) OOD
4 8 (25.81%) C++
4 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) .NET
5 7 (22.58%) MS Office
5 7 (22.58%) C
5 7 (22.58%) Linux
5 7 (22.58%) Internet
5 7 (22.58%) WPF
6 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
6 6 (19.35%) VMware
6 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
7 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
7 5 (16.13%) Electronics
8 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.90%) Project Management
8 4 (12.90%) Adobe
8 4 (12.90%) CCNA
8 4 (12.90%) Intranet
8 4 (12.90%) Citrix
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.45%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Office
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
2 7 (22.58%) Internet
3 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
3 4 (12.90%) Intranet
3 4 (12.90%) LAN
3 4 (12.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) MS Access
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) DTS
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) NUnit
General
1 5 (16.13%) Electronics
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) C++ Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Junior
4 3 (9.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Junior Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (6.45%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) WCF
2 7 (22.58%) WPF
2 7 (22.58%) .NET
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (9.68%) STL
5 3 (9.68%) Web Services
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) CSS
6 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET
6 2 (6.45%) HTML
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (6.45%) PhoneGap
7 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
7 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
1 2 (6.45%) Open Source
1 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) OO
3 8 (25.81%) OOD
4 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
5 4 (12.90%) Image Processing
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.90%) UML
6 3 (9.68%) OOP
6 3 (9.68%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
8 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.23%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.23%) MVVM
8 1 (3.23%) Network Management
8 1 (3.23%) Android Development
8 1 (3.23%) Line Management
8 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) C++
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) C
4 3 (9.68%) Embedded C
4 3 (9.68%) VB
5 2 (6.45%) VBA
5 2 (6.45%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) PHP
5 2 (6.45%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
2 4 (12.90%) CCNA
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Adobe
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) Ektron
4 2 (6.45%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Brocade
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