The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 168 217 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.38% 20.39% 21.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 60.28% 80.23%
Number of salaries quoted 151 208 193
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Windows
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
224 360 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.84% 33.83% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 199 338 236
Median salary £33,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £48,650
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Windows
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Kent region.

Windows Salary Trend in Kent

Windows
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kent

Windows
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -6 20 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Sittingbourne +5 16 £27,500 -35.29%
Tunbridge Wells +1 11 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Chatham 0 10 £28,000 -34.11%
Sevenoaks +2 8 £35,000 -6.66%
West Malling +2 6 £25,000 -35.48% 1
Dartford -1 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Stansted 0 5 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Westerham - 5 £33,500 -
Folkestone +1 4 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Tonbridge -2 3 £58,750 +95.83%
Faversham - 3 £38,500 -
Canterbury +3 1 £37,500 +16.12% 1
Rochester 0 1 - -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Windows.

1 157 (44.10%) Active Directory
2 149 (41.85%) Windows Server
3 147 (41.29%) Microsoft
4 106 (29.78%) VMware
5 87 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 81 (22.75%) C#
7 80 (22.47%) SQL Server
8 78 (21.91%) MS Excel
9 77 (21.63%) MS Exchange
10 76 (21.35%) .NET
11 73 (20.51%) SQL
12 71 (19.94%) MS Office
13 67 (18.82%) ITIL
14 66 (18.54%) Citrix
14 66 (18.54%) Firewall
15 64 (17.98%) DNS
16 62 (17.42%) Finance
17 59 (16.57%) DHCP
17 59 (16.57%) ASP.NET
18 57 (16.01%) Cisco
19 53 (14.89%) Linux
20 48 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
21 46 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
22 42 (11.80%) Microsoft Certification
22 42 (11.80%) HP
23 41 (11.52%) MVC
23 41 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
23 41 (11.52%) Windows 7
24 39 (10.96%) TCP/IP
25 38 (10.67%) Windows 8

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 77 (21.63%) MS Exchange
2 21 (5.90%) SharePoint
3 20 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (3.65%) IIS
7 11 (3.09%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2000
9 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.84%) CMS
12 2 (0.56%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.28%) Apache
13 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 78 (21.91%) MS Excel
2 71 (19.94%) MS Office
3 7 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.56%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 22 (6.18%) Office 365
2 5 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) GitHub
4 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 66 (18.54%) Firewall
2 64 (17.98%) DNS
3 59 (16.57%) DHCP
4 39 (10.96%) TCP/IP
5 34 (9.55%) WAN
6 30 (8.43%) LAN
7 25 (7.02%) SAN
8 20 (5.62%) Internet
9 19 (5.34%) VLAN
10 18 (5.06%) VoIP
11 15 (4.21%) VPN
12 9 (2.53%) Skype
12 9 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (2.25%) IP Telephony
14 5 (1.40%) Wireless
15 4 (1.12%) ADSL
15 4 (1.12%) BGP
15 4 (1.12%) Junos
15 4 (1.12%) NAS
15 4 (1.12%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.49%) MySQL
2 16 (4.49%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.84%) DTS
7 3 (0.84%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.84%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.56%) Big Data
8 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.56%) DataStage
8 2 (0.56%) Redis
8 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (7.87%) NUnit
2 27 (7.58%) Moq
2 27 (7.58%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (3.37%) MSTest
4 8 (2.25%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.25%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.97%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.40%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.84%) Subversion
8 2 (0.56%) NCover
8 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.28%) MSI
9 1 (0.28%) NuGet
9 1 (0.28%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.28%) StyleCop
9 1 (0.28%) Toad
9 1 (0.28%) Wise Package Studio
9 1 (0.28%) Xcode
General
1 62 (17.42%) Finance
2 19 (5.34%) Advertising
3 10 (2.81%) Marketing
4 9 (2.53%) Games
4 9 (2.53%) Legal
5 7 (1.97%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.69%) Back Office
7 4 (1.12%) Banking
8 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.56%) Retail
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 81 (22.75%) Developer
2 77 (21.63%) Analyst
3 52 (14.61%) .NET Developer
4 51 (14.33%) Support Analyst
5 38 (10.67%) Support Engineer
6 34 (9.55%) Administrator
6 34 (9.55%) IT Support
7 30 (8.43%) C# Developer
8 27 (7.58%) 1st Line Support
9 24 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
10 23 (6.46%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (6.46%) Service Analyst
11 22 (6.18%) 3rd Line Support
12 21 (5.90%) ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (5.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (5.34%) IT Analyst
13 19 (5.34%) Web Developer
14 17 (4.78%) .NET Web Developer
14 17 (4.78%) C# Web Developer
15 16 (4.49%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (21.35%) .NET
2 59 (16.57%) ASP.NET
3 34 (9.55%) WCF
4 33 (9.27%) WPF
5 31 (8.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (8.71%) WinForms
6 30 (8.43%) CSS
6 30 (8.43%) HTML
7 26 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 15 (4.21%) NHibernate
9 12 (3.37%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (3.37%) Ninject
9 12 (3.37%) Spring.NET
9 12 (3.37%) Unity DI Container
10 8 (2.25%) .NET Framework
11 6 (1.69%) Entity Framework
11 6 (1.69%) HTML5
11 6 (1.69%) jQuery
11 6 (1.69%) REST
11 6 (1.69%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.49%) Blackberry
2 12 (3.37%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.09%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.09%) HP Storage
4 10 (2.81%) Driving Licence
5 9 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.25%) Health Informatics
6 8 (2.25%) Informatics
6 8 (2.25%) iPad
7 7 (1.97%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.69%) iPhone
8 6 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.40%) AS400
10 4 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.12%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.12%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.84%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.84%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 149 (41.85%) Windows Server
2 87 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (14.89%) Linux
4 48 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (11.52%) Windows 7
6 38 (10.67%) Windows 8
7 31 (8.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (7.58%) Windows XP
9 19 (5.34%) Mac OS X
10 14 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (3.37%) Mac OS
12 11 (3.09%) Android
13 10 (2.81%) Apple iOS
14 9 (2.53%) Windows 10
15 8 (2.25%) Unix
16 5 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.84%) Windows Vista
18 2 (0.56%) Windows 2000
19 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (18.82%) ITIL
2 46 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (11.52%) MVC
4 32 (8.99%) TDD
4 32 (8.99%) Web Development
5 31 (8.71%) MVVM
6 30 (8.43%) Scrum
7 28 (7.87%) Web Application Development
8 27 (7.58%) Information Security
8 27 (7.58%) Kanban
9 24 (6.74%) CRM
10 20 (5.62%) Cybersecurity
11 18 (5.06%) E-Commerce
11 18 (5.06%) SIEM
12 17 (4.78%) Automated Testing
12 17 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (4.21%) BDD
14 14 (3.93%) Capacity Management
14 14 (3.93%) Change Management
14 14 (3.93%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 81 (22.75%) C#
2 73 (20.51%) SQL
3 35 (9.83%) JavaScript
4 14 (3.93%) PowerShell
5 11 (3.09%) VB
5 11 (3.09%) VB.NET
6 10 (2.81%) C
7 9 (2.53%) Java
8 8 (2.25%) C++
8 8 (2.25%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.97%) Perl
9 7 (1.97%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.84%) VB6
11 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.56%) PHP
11 2 (0.56%) RPG
11 2 (0.56%) VBScript
12 1 (0.28%) ES6
12 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 42 (11.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (9.55%) MCSE
3 30 (8.43%) CCNA
3 30 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (5.34%) Degree
4 19 (5.34%) MCSA
5 17 (4.78%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.09%) CEH
6 11 (3.09%) CREST Certified
7 10 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (2.81%) MCITP
8 9 (2.53%) CISSP
9 8 (2.25%) A+ Certification
9 8 (2.25%) HND
9 8 (2.25%) MCP
10 6 (1.69%) CCNP
10 6 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.40%) OSCP
11 5 (1.40%) SANS
12 3 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.99%) SLA
2 16 (4.49%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.56%) QA
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 157 (44.10%) Active Directory
2 41 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (7.30%) Hyper-V
4 22 (6.18%) XenApp
5 17 (4.78%) vSphere
6 11 (3.09%) VMware ESX
7 8 (2.25%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.56%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.56%) XenServer
10 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.28%) Docker
10 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (8.43%) SCCM
2 15 (4.21%) SCOM
3 13 (3.65%) NetBackup
4 12 (3.37%) HP Data Protector
5 11 (3.09%) HP SIM
5 11 (3.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (1.97%) WSUS
7 6 (1.69%) Puppet
8 5 (1.40%) Ansible
9 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (1.12%) Nessus
9 4 (1.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.84%) MOM
10 3 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.56%) Foglight
11 2 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.28%) DameWare
Vendors
1 147 (41.29%) Microsoft
2 106 (29.78%) VMware
3 66 (18.54%) Citrix
4 57 (16.01%) Cisco
5 42 (11.80%) HP
6 19 (5.34%) Symantec
7 18 (5.06%) Oracle
8 17 (4.78%) Apple
9 13 (3.65%) Facebook
10 11 (3.09%) 3PAR
10 11 (3.09%) Avaya
11 10 (2.81%) Google
12 7 (1.97%) Remedy
13 6 (1.69%) Jaspersoft
13 6 (1.69%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.40%) BMC
14 5 (1.40%) CheckPoint
15 4 (1.12%) Mitel
15 4 (1.12%) MobileIron
15 4 (1.12%) Siebel
Kent
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + Excellent Benefits;
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Huntress Group - IT Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
University of Kent
Salary: From £32,600 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago