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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 8.00% 21.74% 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 100.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £33,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £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
6 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 24.00% 21.74% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) BMC
1 1 (33.33%) Pega
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore