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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 2.27% 13.16% 57.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 83.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £42,392 £41,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.39% +18.84%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 2.27% 15.79% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £42,392 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.39% +9.33%
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 30 January 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 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) System Testing
2 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) AIX
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) W3C
4 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Tandem
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (16.67%) OWASP
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Graduate
1 4 (66.67%) Trainee
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LINQ
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) W3C
2 1 (16.67%) Tandem
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) AIX
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) System Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) OWASP
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore