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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 168 217 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.99% 20.15% 23.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.36% 60.28% 82.93%
Number of salaries quoted 153 208 221
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
220 360 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.55% 33.43% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 193 323 262
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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
Sittingbourne +6 14 £27,500 -35.29%
Maidstone +5 14 £33,500 -4.28% 2
Chatham +2 11 £28,500 -34.10% 1
Sevenoaks +7 9 £35,000 -6.66%
Stansted +2 9 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Tunbridge Wells -2 9 £35,000 +16.66% 2
West Malling +5 8 £31,000 -26.19% 2
Folkestone +8 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Canterbury +6 5 £37,500 +7.46% 2
Dartford -2 5 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Faversham - 4 £30,000 -
Westerham - 4 £33,000 -
Tonbridge +3 3 £48,250 +60.83%
Whitstable - 3 £23,000 -
Longfield - 2 £23,750 -
Rochester -1 1 - -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 175 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 173 (46.13%) Active Directory
3 152 (40.53%) Windows Server
4 114 (30.40%) VMware
5 101 (26.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 92 (24.53%) C#
7 91 (24.27%) MS Exchange
8 85 (22.67%) MS Excel
9 84 (22.40%) SQL Server
9 84 (22.40%) MS Office
10 81 (21.60%) .NET
11 75 (20.00%) Firewall
12 74 (19.73%) SQL
12 74 (19.73%) DNS
13 72 (19.20%) Citrix
14 70 (18.67%) DHCP
15 64 (17.07%) ASP.NET
15 64 (17.07%) ITIL
16 57 (15.20%) Cisco
17 53 (14.13%) Finance
18 52 (13.87%) Linux
19 50 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
19 50 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
20 49 (13.07%) Windows 7
20 49 (13.07%) Windows Server 2012
21 48 (12.80%) MVC
22 45 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
22 45 (12.00%) Windows 8
23 44 (11.73%) HP
24 41 (10.93%) SLA

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 91 (24.27%) MS Exchange
2 32 (8.53%) SharePoint
3 23 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (3.73%) IIS
7 13 (3.47%) Skype for Business
8 12 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2000
9 9 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.53%) CMS
12 2 (0.53%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.27%) Apache
13 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 85 (22.67%) MS Excel
2 84 (22.40%) MS Office
3 5 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.53%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 20 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.13%) Office 365
2 10 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.07%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 75 (20.00%) Firewall
2 74 (19.73%) DNS
3 70 (18.67%) DHCP
4 36 (9.60%) TCP/IP
5 34 (9.07%) WAN
6 31 (8.27%) LAN
7 26 (6.93%) SAN
8 18 (4.80%) VLAN
8 18 (4.80%) VoIP
9 15 (4.00%) VPN
10 14 (3.73%) Internet
11 10 (2.67%) IP Telephony
12 8 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (1.87%) Skype
13 7 (1.87%) Wireless
14 4 (1.07%) ADSL
14 4 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.07%) Junos
14 4 (1.07%) NAS
15 3 (0.80%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (22.40%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.87%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (4.27%) MySQL
4 12 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.87%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.07%) DTS
7 4 (1.07%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.53%) DataStage
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.27%) Big Data
9 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.27%) Redis
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (8.53%) NUnit
2 30 (8.00%) Moq
2 30 (8.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 16 (4.27%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.93%) MSTest
5 4 (1.07%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.07%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.07%) Subversion
5 4 (1.07%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.53%) NCover
6 2 (0.53%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.53%) StyleCop
6 2 (0.53%) Xcode
7 1 (0.27%) Hudson
7 1 (0.27%) MSI
7 1 (0.27%) NuGet
7 1 (0.27%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 53 (14.13%) Finance
2 19 (5.07%) Advertising
3 10 (2.67%) Legal
3 10 (2.67%) Marketing
4 9 (2.40%) Games
5 6 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.33%) Back Office
7 4 (1.07%) Banking
8 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.53%) Retail
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 93 (24.80%) Analyst
2 86 (22.93%) Developer
3 67 (17.87%) Support Analyst
4 57 (15.20%) .NET Developer
5 52 (13.87%) Support Engineer
6 41 (10.93%) IT Support
7 36 (9.60%) Administrator
8 30 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
8 30 (8.00%) C# Developer
9 29 (7.73%) 3rd Line Support
10 25 (6.67%) Service Analyst
10 25 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
11 24 (6.40%) IT Analyst
12 23 (6.13%) C# .NET Developer
13 22 (5.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 22 (5.87%) Infrastructure Support
14 21 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
14 21 (5.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 20 (5.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (21.60%) .NET
2 64 (17.07%) ASP.NET
3 39 (10.40%) WCF
4 38 (10.13%) CSS
5 37 (9.87%) HTML
5 37 (9.87%) WPF
6 36 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (9.60%) WinForms
7 30 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 19 (5.07%) NHibernate
9 13 (3.47%) HTML5
10 11 (2.93%) Castle Windsor
10 11 (2.93%) CSS3
10 11 (2.93%) Ninject
10 11 (2.93%) Spring.NET
10 11 (2.93%) Unity DI Container
11 9 (2.40%) AngularJS
12 8 (2.13%) .NET Framework
12 8 (2.13%) jQuery
13 6 (1.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.53%) Blackberry
1 17 (4.53%) Driving Licence
2 15 (4.00%) HP Storage
3 13 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.20%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.93%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (2.93%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.13%) Health Informatics
7 8 (2.13%) Informatics
8 6 (1.60%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.60%) iPad
8 6 (1.60%) iPhone
9 5 (1.33%) AS400
10 4 (1.07%) Clustering
10 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.07%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.80%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.80%) BYOD
11 3 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 152 (40.53%) Windows Server
2 101 (26.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (13.87%) Linux
4 49 (13.07%) Windows 7
4 49 (13.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (12.00%) Windows 8
6 37 (9.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (5.87%) Mac OS X
8 21 (5.60%) Windows XP
9 18 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (3.47%) Android
10 13 (3.47%) Apple iOS
11 12 (3.20%) Windows 2000 Server
12 10 (2.67%) Unix
13 9 (2.40%) Windows 10
14 8 (2.13%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.53%) CentOS
15 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.27%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (17.07%) ITIL
2 50 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (12.80%) MVC
4 35 (9.33%) TDD
5 34 (9.07%) MVVM
6 33 (8.80%) Web Development
7 32 (8.53%) Scrum
7 32 (8.53%) Web Application Development
8 31 (8.27%) Kanban
9 25 (6.67%) CRM
10 22 (5.87%) Information Security
11 19 (5.07%) BDD
12 18 (4.80%) Automated Testing
12 18 (4.80%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (4.80%) SIEM
13 17 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (4.53%) Capacity Management
13 17 (4.53%) Problem Management
14 14 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (3.73%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 92 (24.53%) C#
2 74 (19.73%) SQL
3 39 (10.40%) JavaScript
4 17 (4.53%) VB.NET
5 15 (4.00%) VB
6 10 (2.67%) C
6 10 (2.67%) Java
7 9 (2.40%) C++
8 8 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.87%) Perl
9 7 (1.87%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.80%) VB6
11 2 (0.53%) PHP
11 2 (0.53%) RPG
12 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.27%) ES6
12 1 (0.27%) VBScript
12 1 (0.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 50 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (10.67%) MCSE
3 39 (10.40%) CCNA
4 22 (5.87%) Degree
5 21 (5.60%) Security Cleared
6 20 (5.33%) MCSA
7 18 (4.80%) MCITP
8 13 (3.47%) HND
9 12 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.93%) CEH
10 11 (2.93%) CREST Certified
11 9 (2.40%) A+ Certification
11 9 (2.40%) CISSP
11 9 (2.40%) MCP
12 6 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.33%) CCNP
13 5 (1.33%) OSCP
13 5 (1.33%) SANS
14 3 (0.80%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.93%) SLA
2 16 (4.27%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.53%) QA
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 173 (46.13%) Active Directory
2 45 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (7.47%) Hyper-V
4 25 (6.67%) XenApp
5 23 (6.13%) vSphere
6 11 (2.93%) VMware ESX
7 9 (2.40%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.07%) ISA Server
8 4 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.80%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.53%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.53%) XenServer
11 1 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.27%) Docker
11 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.27%) vCloud
11 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (7.20%) SCCM
2 19 (5.07%) SCOM
3 17 (4.53%) NetBackup
4 16 (4.27%) HP Data Protector
5 15 (4.00%) HP SIM
5 15 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 10 (2.67%) WSUS
7 6 (1.60%) Puppet
8 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (1.07%) Nessus
8 4 (1.07%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (0.80%) Ansible
9 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.80%) MOM
9 3 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.27%) AppDNA
11 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 175 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 114 (30.40%) VMware
3 72 (19.20%) Citrix
4 57 (15.20%) Cisco
5 44 (11.73%) HP
6 23 (6.13%) Symantec
7 20 (5.33%) Oracle
8 17 (4.53%) Apple
9 15 (4.00%) 3PAR
10 13 (3.47%) Avaya
11 12 (3.20%) Facebook
12 10 (2.67%) Google
13 9 (2.40%) ABBYY
13 9 (2.40%) Nintex
14 8 (2.13%) Jaspersoft
15 5 (1.33%) BMC
15 5 (1.33%) CheckPoint
15 5 (1.33%) Remedy
15 5 (1.33%) SolarWinds
16 4 (1.07%) Siebel
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, luxury
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30250 - £35700 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Kent
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago