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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 8.00% 2.50% 15.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 100.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £35,000 £42,392 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.43% +3.39%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
11 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 22.00% 2.50% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 5
Average salary £32,500 £42,392 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +3.39%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) LINQ
2 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (50.00%) System Testing
2 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 6 (50.00%) OWASP
2 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) MVVM
2 6 (50.00%) R
2 6 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 6 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 6 (50.00%) CMS
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) SEO
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) CMS
1 6 (50.00%) IIS
1 6 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) IT Technician
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (50.00%) LINQ
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) W3C
2 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
1 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
1 6 (50.00%) MVVM
1 6 (50.00%) OWASP
1 6 (50.00%) SEO
1 6 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (50.00%) System Testing
1 6 (50.00%) TDD
1 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) R
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft