The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 5.56% 26.32% 4.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 100.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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 Folkestone region.

Operating Systems Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 16.67% 26.32% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 3
Average salary £36,500 £31,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.80% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Windows
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Windows Salary Trend in Folkestone

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) SEO
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) W3C
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) ReSharper
3 3 (60.00%) LINQ
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (60.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (60.00%) OWASP
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) MVVM
3 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Web Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ
2 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) W3C
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) SEO
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) System Testing
1 3 (60.00%) OWASP
1 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) MVVM
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) Pega
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
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