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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 176 210 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.18% 19.25% 22.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 82.24% 58.82% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 162 203 233
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
214 357 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.11% 32.72% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 190 309 284
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 27 July 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 27 July 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
West Malling +10 16 £31,500 -20.25%
Maidstone +9 13 £37,000 +23.33% 4
Canterbury +3 9 £37,500 - 1
Chatham -3 9 £36,500 -30.47%
Sittingbourne - 9 £22,500 -
Stansted -1 8 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Sevenoaks +14 7 £35,000 -3.44% 2
Folkestone +11 6 £41,250 +3.12%
Tonbridge +5 6 £29,000 -38.94% 1
Whitstable +1 6 £20,500 -32.78%
Dartford 0 6 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Tunbridge Wells -9 6 £33,750 +3.84% 2
Faversham - 6 £21,500 -
Westerham - 3 £32,500 - 1
Longfield - 2 £23,750 -
Rochester - 1 £31,500 - 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 197 (48.40%) Microsoft
2 173 (42.51%) Active Directory
3 162 (39.80%) Windows Server
4 128 (31.45%) VMware
5 108 (26.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 104 (25.55%) C#
7 96 (23.59%) MS Exchange
8 93 (22.85%) .NET
9 92 (22.60%) SQL Server
10 90 (22.11%) Firewall
11 89 (21.87%) SQL
12 85 (20.88%) MS Excel
13 84 (20.64%) MS Office
14 77 (18.92%) DNS
15 75 (18.43%) Citrix
16 72 (17.69%) DHCP
17 71 (17.44%) ASP.NET
18 70 (17.20%) ITIL
19 64 (15.72%) Cisco
20 61 (14.99%) VMware Infrastructure
21 60 (14.74%) Finance
22 59 (14.50%) Linux
23 58 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
24 53 (13.02%) SLA
25 52 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
25 52 (12.78%) MVC
26 51 (12.53%) Windows 7
27 49 (12.04%) CSS
27 49 (12.04%) Windows 8
28 48 (11.79%) Windows Server 2012

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 96 (23.59%) MS Exchange
2 44 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 29 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (5.90%) IIS
5 23 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2000
7 17 (4.18%) Skype for Business
8 14 (3.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 10 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.49%) CMS
12 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.25%) Apache
13 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 85 (20.88%) MS Excel
2 84 (20.64%) MS Office
3 4 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (5.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.14%) Office 365
2 10 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 90 (22.11%) Firewall
2 77 (18.92%) DNS
3 72 (17.69%) DHCP
4 31 (7.62%) TCP/IP
5 29 (7.13%) SAN
6 27 (6.63%) LAN
6 27 (6.63%) WAN
7 18 (4.42%) VPN
8 16 (3.93%) VLAN
9 14 (3.44%) VoIP
10 11 (2.70%) Internet
11 10 (2.46%) IP Telephony
12 7 (1.72%) Skype
13 6 (1.47%) Wireless
14 4 (0.98%) ADSL
14 4 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (0.98%) Junos
14 4 (0.98%) Network Security
14 4 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (22.60%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 18 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (3.44%) MySQL
5 8 (1.97%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.98%) DTS
7 4 (0.98%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.49%) DataStage
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.25%) Big Data
10 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.25%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 32 (7.86%) NUnit
2 30 (7.37%) Moq
2 30 (7.37%) Rhino Mocks
3 24 (5.90%) Visual Studio
4 12 (2.95%) MSTest
5 4 (0.98%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.98%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.98%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.74%) ReSharper
6 3 (0.74%) Subversion
7 2 (0.49%) NCover
7 2 (0.49%) StyleCop
7 2 (0.49%) Xcode
8 1 (0.25%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.25%) Hudson
8 1 (0.25%) MSI
8 1 (0.25%) NuGet
8 1 (0.25%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 60 (14.74%) Finance
2 18 (4.42%) Advertising
3 12 (2.95%) Legal
4 10 (2.46%) Marketing
5 8 (1.97%) Games
6 5 (1.23%) Back Office
6 5 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.98%) Banking
7 4 (0.98%) Law
8 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.49%) German Language
9 2 (0.49%) Retail
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Local Government
10 1 (0.25%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 99 (24.32%) Developer
2 98 (24.08%) Analyst
3 70 (17.20%) Support Analyst
4 65 (15.97%) .NET Developer
5 55 (13.51%) Support Engineer
6 39 (9.58%) Administrator
7 38 (9.34%) IT Support
8 37 (9.09%) C# Developer
9 36 (8.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 31 (7.62%) 3rd Line Support
11 30 (7.37%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (6.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 27 (6.63%) Systems Administrator
13 25 (6.14%) Web Developer
14 24 (5.90%) ASP.NET Developer
14 24 (5.90%) Service Analyst
15 23 (5.65%) .NET Web Developer
15 23 (5.65%) 1st Line Support
15 23 (5.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 23 (5.65%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (22.85%) .NET
2 71 (17.44%) ASP.NET
3 49 (12.04%) CSS
4 48 (11.79%) HTML
5 40 (9.83%) WinForms
6 39 (9.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (9.09%) WCF
7 37 (9.09%) WPF
8 29 (7.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 19 (4.67%) HTML5
10 18 (4.42%) NHibernate
11 14 (3.44%) CSS3
12 12 (2.95%) AngularJS
12 12 (2.95%) Castle Windsor
12 12 (2.95%) Ninject
12 12 (2.95%) Spring.NET
12 12 (2.95%) Unity DI Container
13 11 (2.70%) jQuery
14 7 (1.72%) STL
15 6 (1.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.41%) Driving Licence
2 19 (4.67%) HP Storage
3 18 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.18%) Blackberry
5 14 (3.44%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.19%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.95%) Inversion of Control
8 9 (2.21%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.97%) Health Informatics
9 8 (1.97%) Informatics
10 7 (1.72%) iPhone
11 5 (1.23%) AS400
11 5 (1.23%) Clustering
11 5 (1.23%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.23%) iPad
11 5 (1.23%) User Experience
12 4 (0.98%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.74%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.74%) BYOD
13 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 162 (39.80%) Windows Server
2 108 (26.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (14.50%) Linux
4 51 (12.53%) Windows 7
5 49 (12.04%) Windows 8
6 48 (11.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (9.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (5.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (5.41%) Mac OS X
10 20 (4.91%) Windows 2000 Server
11 15 (3.69%) Android
11 15 (3.69%) Apple iOS
11 15 (3.69%) Windows XP
12 14 (3.44%) Unix
13 7 (1.72%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.98%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.49%) CentOS
15 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.25%) Solaris
16 1 (0.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (17.20%) ITIL
2 58 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (12.78%) MVC
4 40 (9.83%) Web Development
5 35 (8.60%) TDD
6 33 (8.11%) MVVM
7 31 (7.62%) Kanban
7 31 (7.62%) Scrum
7 31 (7.62%) Web Application Development
8 28 (6.88%) CRM
9 27 (6.63%) Problem Management
10 23 (5.65%) Automated Testing
11 21 (5.16%) Capacity Management
12 18 (4.42%) BDD
12 18 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (4.42%) Information Security
13 16 (3.93%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (3.69%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (3.44%) Data Protection
15 14 (3.44%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 104 (25.55%) C#
2 89 (21.87%) SQL
3 46 (11.30%) JavaScript
4 18 (4.42%) C++
4 18 (4.42%) VB.NET
5 14 (3.44%) VB
6 12 (2.95%) C
6 12 (2.95%) Java
7 8 (1.97%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.72%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.47%) Perl
10 5 (1.23%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.49%) ANSI C
11 2 (0.49%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.49%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.49%) RPG
11 2 (0.49%) VB6
12 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.25%) ES6
12 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 52 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (11.30%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (10.32%) CCNA
4 41 (10.07%) MCSE
5 31 (7.62%) Degree
6 28 (6.88%) Security Cleared
7 22 (5.41%) MCITP
8 20 (4.91%) MCSA
9 15 (3.69%) HND
10 11 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (2.46%) MCP
12 8 (1.97%) A+ Certification
12 8 (1.97%) CEH
12 8 (1.97%) CREST Certified
13 7 (1.72%) CISSP
14 5 (1.23%) CCNP
14 5 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.98%) CCDA
15 4 (0.98%) OSCP
15 4 (0.98%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (13.02%) SLA
2 12 (2.95%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.74%) QA
6 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 173 (42.51%) Active Directory
2 61 (14.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (9.34%) Hyper-V
4 28 (6.88%) vSphere
5 27 (6.63%) XenApp
6 14 (3.44%) VMware ESX
7 9 (2.21%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.97%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.72%) ISA Server
10 6 (1.47%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.74%) vCloud
12 3 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.49%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.49%) XenServer
14 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.25%) Docker
14 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (6.88%) SCCM
2 21 (5.16%) NetBackup
3 20 (4.91%) HP Data Protector
4 19 (4.67%) HP SIM
4 19 (4.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 18 (4.42%) SCOM
6 12 (2.95%) WSUS
7 8 (1.97%) Puppet
8 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (0.98%) Nessus
8 4 (0.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (0.98%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.74%) MOM
9 3 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 197 (48.40%) Microsoft
2 128 (31.45%) VMware
3 75 (18.43%) Citrix
4 64 (15.72%) Cisco
5 48 (11.79%) HP
6 26 (6.39%) Symantec
7 19 (4.67%) 3PAR
8 18 (4.42%) Oracle
9 17 (4.18%) Apple
10 14 (3.44%) Avaya
11 12 (2.95%) Facebook
12 11 (2.70%) Nintex
13 10 (2.46%) Remedy
14 9 (2.21%) ABBYY
14 9 (2.21%) Google
15 8 (1.97%) Jaspersoft
16 7 (1.72%) BMC
16 7 (1.72%) SolarWinds
17 6 (1.47%) WatchGuard
18 5 (1.23%) Mitel
Tonbridge, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,500 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stansted, Essex
One Hundred Proof
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + great benefits including Private Medical Ins
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: £19,000 per annum + 12 weeks paid holiday per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £75,000 - £100,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidstone
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago