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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 7.69% 21.62% 17.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 88.89% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £42,392 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Folkestone region.

Operating Systems Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 19.23% 24.32% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 6
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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 24 April 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) W3C
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore