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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 26.32% 4.76% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Average salary £31,250 £50,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +132.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
10 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 26.32% 14.29% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 4
Average salary £31,250 £43,750 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +90.21%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
Salary Histogram in Folkestone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Folkestone region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Folkestone

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) PCI DSS
3 8 (61.54%) AIX
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (46.15%) CISSP
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (46.15%) CEH
4 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (46.15%) OWASP
4 6 (46.15%) SIEM
4 6 (46.15%) LogRhythm
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 3 (23.08%) UNIX
6 3 (23.08%) Service Management
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) Dependency Management
6 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (15.38%) Tandem
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (15.38%) Information Security
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Tester
1 7 (53.85%) Penetration Tester
2 6 (46.15%) Junior Tester
2 6 (46.15%) Junior
3 4 (30.77%) IT Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Security Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) IT Security Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Security Tester
4 3 (23.08%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Release Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 1 (7.69%) DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) Tandem
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) AIX
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Ethical Hacking
1 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (46.15%) SIEM
1 6 (46.15%) OWASP
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
3 3 (23.08%) Dependency Management
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) CEH
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (61.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) LogRhythm
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) BMC
2 2 (15.38%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Pega
Folkestone, Kent
Eden Lea Consultants
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago