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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / Kent
Rank 11 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 151 227 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.74% 20.62% 22.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.30% 67.96% 63.61%
Number of salaries quoted 121 204 213
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%

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
206 334 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.21% 30.34% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 157 287 323
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Chatham +2 19 £30,000 -6.25%
Maidstone -8 17 £39,000 +21.87% 2
Tunbridge Wells -4 10 £33,750 -5.59%
Sittingbourne +9 9 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Folkestone -2 8 £44,500 +27.14%
Dartford -12 6 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Canterbury +2 4 £48,625 +49.35%
West Malling -12 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Sevenoaks -1 2 £25,000 +4.16% 4
Whitstable - 2 £20,800 -
Longfield - 2 £22,500 -
Tonbridge +2 1 £50,000 +81.81%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 155 (51.16%) Windows Server
2 129 (42.57%) Active Directory
3 105 (34.65%) Microsoft
4 88 (29.04%) VMware
5 87 (28.71%) MS Excel
6 77 (25.41%) SQL Server
7 76 (25.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 71 (23.43%) Firewall
9 67 (22.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 63 (20.79%) C#
11 62 (20.46%) .NET
11 62 (20.46%) MS Exchange
12 61 (20.13%) Finance
13 57 (18.81%) Linux
14 55 (18.15%) DHCP
14 55 (18.15%) DNS
15 53 (17.49%) VMware Infrastructure
16 51 (16.83%) VPN
17 50 (16.50%) Citrix
18 48 (15.84%) MS Office
19 42 (13.86%) VLAN
20 41 (13.53%) TCP/IP
21 40 (13.20%) PowerShell
22 39 (12.87%) Hyper-V
22 39 (12.87%) High Availability
22 39 (12.87%) WAN
22 39 (12.87%) Cisco
23 38 (12.54%) SQL
23 38 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
24 37 (12.21%) Windows Server 2003

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 62 (20.46%) MS Exchange
2 22 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 22 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (4.95%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.62%) Skype for Business
6 11 (3.63%) CMS
7 9 (2.97%) IIS
8 8 (2.64%) Apache
9 7 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.98%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (1.98%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.98%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.32%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.33%) nginx
13 1 (0.33%) Site Server
13 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 87 (28.71%) MS Excel
2 48 (15.84%) MS Office
3 4 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.33%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.22%) Office 365
2 24 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.99%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.33%) G Suite
5 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 71 (23.43%) Firewall
2 55 (18.15%) DHCP
2 55 (18.15%) DNS
3 51 (16.83%) VPN
4 42 (13.86%) VLAN
5 41 (13.53%) TCP/IP
6 39 (12.87%) WAN
7 33 (10.89%) SAN
8 31 (10.23%) LAN
9 29 (9.57%) Internet
10 22 (7.26%) VoIP
11 20 (6.60%) Wireless
12 11 (3.63%) NAS
13 9 (2.97%) DSL
14 8 (2.64%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (2.64%) MPLS
14 8 (2.64%) Skype
14 8 (2.64%) WLAN
15 7 (2.31%) iSCSI
16 6 (1.98%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (25.41%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.56%) Oracle Database
3 20 (6.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (5.28%) RDBMS
4 16 (5.28%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (4.29%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (3.30%) Oracle9i Database
8 9 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.31%) MariaDB
9 7 (2.31%) MySQL
9 7 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.65%) Big Data
11 5 (1.65%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.32%) Redis
13 3 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.99%) Informix
13 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (6.27%) Toad
2 16 (5.28%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.95%) Jenkins
4 14 (4.62%) NUnit
5 13 (4.29%) Moq
5 13 (4.29%) MSTest
5 13 (4.29%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (1.98%) JMeter
6 6 (1.98%) Vagrant
7 5 (1.65%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.32%) Selenium
8 4 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.33%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.33%) gulp
10 1 (0.33%) JIRA
10 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.33%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 61 (20.13%) Finance
2 10 (3.30%) Legal
3 8 (2.64%) Law
4 4 (1.32%) Back Office
4 4 (1.32%) Games
5 3 (0.99%) Advertising
5 3 (0.99%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.99%) Music Industry
6 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Military
7 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (17.49%) Developer
2 40 (13.20%) Support Engineer
3 38 (12.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 38 (12.54%) IT Support
4 36 (11.88%) .NET Developer
5 31 (10.23%) C# Developer
6 27 (8.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 24 (7.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (7.59%) Analyst
9 22 (7.26%) DBA
10 20 (6.60%) 1st Line Support
10 20 (6.60%) Windows Engineer
11 19 (6.27%) Active Directory Support
12 18 (5.94%) Active Directory Engineer
12 18 (5.94%) Administrator
12 18 (5.94%) Senior DBA
13 17 (5.61%) Active Directory Support Engineer
13 17 (5.61%) Oracle DBA
13 17 (5.61%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 17 (5.61%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (20.46%) .NET
2 30 (9.90%) ASP.NET
3 25 (8.25%) CSS
4 24 (7.92%) HTML
5 21 (6.93%) SOAP
6 20 (6.60%) XML
7 19 (6.27%) Web Services
8 17 (5.61%) WPF
9 16 (5.28%) WinForms
9 16 (5.28%) XSLT
10 15 (4.95%) WCF
11 13 (4.29%) Castle Windsor
11 13 (4.29%) Ninject
11 13 (4.29%) Spring.NET
11 13 (4.29%) Unity DI Container
12 11 (3.63%) REST
13 10 (3.30%) .NET Framework
13 10 (3.30%) AngularJS
13 10 (3.30%) XHTML
14 9 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.25%) Blackberry
2 20 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.27%) Replication
4 14 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.63%) iPad
6 10 (3.30%) Social Network
7 9 (2.97%) AS400
7 9 (2.97%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.64%) iPhone
9 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.66%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.66%) Tandem
12 1 (0.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.33%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 155 (51.16%) Windows Server
2 76 (25.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (22.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (18.81%) Linux
5 37 (12.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (10.89%) Unix
7 31 (10.23%) Windows 7
8 28 (9.24%) Mac OS
9 25 (8.25%) Windows 8
9 25 (8.25%) Windows XP
10 14 (4.62%) Android
11 10 (3.30%) Solaris
11 10 (3.30%) Windows 10
11 10 (3.30%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (2.64%) Apple iOS
12 8 (2.64%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.98%) CentOS
13 6 (1.98%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.65%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (12.87%) High Availability
2 38 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (9.24%) ITIL
4 26 (8.58%) E-Commerce
5 21 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (6.93%) DevOps
5 21 (6.93%) Scrum
6 20 (6.60%) Migration
6 20 (6.60%) MVVM
6 20 (6.60%) TDD
7 18 (5.94%) Project Management
8 14 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (4.62%) Change Control
8 14 (4.62%) MVC
9 13 (4.29%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (4.29%) Inversion of Control
9 13 (4.29%) Kanban
9 13 (4.29%) Service Delivery
10 12 (3.96%) OO
10 12 (3.96%) UML
Programming Languages
1 63 (20.79%) C#
2 40 (13.20%) PowerShell
3 38 (12.54%) SQL
4 33 (10.89%) JavaScript
5 18 (5.94%) Java
5 18 (5.94%) Shell Script
6 17 (5.61%) PHP
7 14 (4.62%) VB.NET
8 12 (3.96%) VB
9 10 (3.30%) ECMAScript
10 9 (2.97%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.97%) Python
11 8 (2.64%) VBScript
12 7 (2.31%) Ruby
13 3 (0.99%) RPG
13 3 (0.99%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.66%) C
14 2 (0.66%) C++
14 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.66%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (8.25%) MCSE
3 18 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (5.94%) Degree
4 17 (5.61%) CCNA
4 17 (5.61%) MCP
5 13 (4.29%) MCSA
6 12 (3.96%) A+ Certification
6 12 (3.96%) MCITP
7 6 (1.98%) CCNP
8 5 (1.65%) MCTS
9 2 (0.66%) CEH
9 2 (0.66%) CREST Certified
9 2 (0.66%) HND
9 2 (0.66%) MCDST
9 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.60%) SLA
2 5 (1.65%) QA
3 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) COBIT
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 129 (42.57%) Active Directory
2 53 (17.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (12.87%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.97%) vSphere
5 8 (2.64%) Terminal Server
6 6 (1.98%) Firmware
6 6 (1.98%) Xen
7 3 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.99%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.66%) Docker
8 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.66%) XenApp
8 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.33%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (5.94%) Data Guard
1 18 (5.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 18 (5.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 18 (5.94%) Oracle RMAN
1 18 (5.94%) Tivoli
1 18 (5.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 17 (5.61%) SCCM
3 9 (2.97%) Backup Exec
3 9 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (1.98%) Terraform
6 3 (0.99%) Ansible
6 3 (0.99%) Packer
7 2 (0.66%) SCOM
7 2 (0.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.66%) WSUS
8 1 (0.33%) Foglight
8 1 (0.33%) Puppet
8 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 105 (34.65%) Microsoft
2 88 (29.04%) VMware
3 50 (16.50%) Citrix
4 39 (12.87%) Cisco
5 36 (11.88%) Oracle
6 25 (8.25%) Apple
7 18 (5.94%) IBM
8 16 (5.28%) HP
9 13 (4.29%) Facebook
10 11 (3.63%) Red Hat
11 10 (3.30%) Symantec
11 10 (3.30%) Twitter
12 9 (2.97%) Avaya
12 9 (2.97%) Mitel
13 8 (2.64%) Dell
13 8 (2.64%) WatchGuard
14 7 (2.31%) Remedy
14 7 (2.31%) Veeam
15 6 (1.98%) Intel Security
15 6 (1.98%) Nortel
Maidstone, Kent
Tangent International
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
Edward Carter Solutions
Posted: 3 hours ago
Westerham, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks
Client Server
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago