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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / Kent
Rank 12 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 146 216 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.61% 21.45% 21.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.86% 67.50% 63.41%
Number of salaries quoted 125 193 220
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,400 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
209 320 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.21% 31.78% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 165 272 328
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,200 £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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Maidstone -6 19 £52,500 +76.47% 9
Chatham -3 13 £31,250 -2.34% 2
Dartford -10 12 £42,500 - 2
Sittingbourne +7 11 £32,500 - 1
Folkestone +5 10 £37,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -6 4 £32,500 - 2
Canterbury +7 3 £50,000 +53.30%
Sevenoaks -1 2 £28,500 +21.27% 2
West Malling -10 2 £43,750 +59.09%
Westerham - 2 £25,000 - 2
Longfield - 2 £22,500 -
Rochester +3 1 £24,000 -
Tonbridge +3 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Faversham - 1 £35,000 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 157 (51.99%) Windows Server
2 132 (43.71%) Active Directory
3 116 (38.41%) Microsoft
4 88 (29.14%) MS Excel
5 87 (28.81%) VMware
6 81 (26.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 76 (25.17%) SQL Server
8 73 (24.17%) MS Exchange
9 68 (22.52%) Firewall
10 65 (21.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 59 (19.54%) DHCP
12 58 (19.21%) DNS
12 58 (19.21%) Finance
13 57 (18.87%) MS Office
14 56 (18.54%) C#
15 55 (18.21%) .NET
16 47 (15.56%) WAN
17 45 (14.90%) TCP/IP
17 45 (14.90%) VPN
17 45 (14.90%) Citrix
18 44 (14.57%) Linux
19 43 (14.24%) VMware Infrastructure
19 43 (14.24%) Cisco
20 42 (13.91%) Microsoft Certification
21 40 (13.25%) Hyper-V
22 39 (12.91%) PowerShell
22 39 (12.91%) VLAN
23 38 (12.58%) Windows Server 2003
23 38 (12.58%) Windows 7
23 38 (12.58%) Office 365

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 73 (24.17%) MS Exchange
2 25 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (4.64%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.97%) Skype for Business
7 9 (2.98%) CMS
8 8 (2.65%) IIS
9 7 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (1.32%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.33%) Apache
12 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.33%) Site Server
12 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 88 (29.14%) MS Excel
2 57 (18.87%) MS Office
3 6 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.66%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.33%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 38 (12.58%) Office 365
2 20 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.66%) SaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.33%) G Suite
4 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 68 (22.52%) Firewall
2 59 (19.54%) DHCP
3 58 (19.21%) DNS
4 47 (15.56%) WAN
5 45 (14.90%) TCP/IP
5 45 (14.90%) VPN
6 39 (12.91%) VLAN
7 37 (12.25%) LAN
8 33 (10.93%) SAN
9 25 (8.28%) VoIP
10 22 (7.28%) Internet
11 16 (5.30%) Wireless
12 13 (4.30%) NAS
13 10 (3.31%) DSL
14 9 (2.98%) MPLS
14 9 (2.98%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (2.65%) Fibre Channel
15 8 (2.65%) WLAN
16 7 (2.32%) IP Telephony
17 6 (1.99%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (25.17%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.94%) Oracle Database
3 20 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (4.97%) SQL Server 2014
5 14 (4.64%) RDBMS
5 14 (4.64%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.65%) MySQL
9 7 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.99%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.66%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.32%) Big Data
12 4 (1.32%) Redis
13 3 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.99%) Informix
13 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (5.63%) Toad
2 16 (5.30%) NUnit
3 15 (4.97%) Moq
3 15 (4.97%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (4.30%) MSTest
5 8 (2.65%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.65%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.99%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.99%) Selenium
7 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.66%) Subversion
9 1 (0.33%) JIRA
9 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
General
1 58 (19.21%) Finance
2 8 (2.65%) Legal
3 6 (1.99%) Law
4 4 (1.32%) Back Office
5 3 (0.99%) Advertising
5 3 (0.99%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.99%) Music Industry
5 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.66%) Games
7 1 (0.33%) Automotive
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.33%) Military
7 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (17.22%) Developer
2 44 (14.57%) IT Support
3 39 (12.91%) Support Engineer
4 36 (11.92%) .NET Developer
5 30 (9.93%) Analyst
6 27 (8.94%) C# Developer
7 25 (8.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (7.95%) 1st Line Support
9 22 (7.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 22 (7.28%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (6.95%) Support Analyst
11 20 (6.62%) DBA
12 17 (5.63%) Administrator
13 16 (5.30%) Senior DBA
14 15 (4.97%) Oracle DBA
14 15 (4.97%) Senior Oracle DBA
15 14 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support
15 14 (4.64%) Consultant
15 14 (4.64%) IT Engineer
16 13 (4.30%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.21%) .NET
2 27 (8.94%) ASP.NET
3 19 (6.29%) WPF
4 16 (5.30%) CSS
5 15 (4.97%) SOAP
5 15 (4.97%) WCF
5 15 (4.97%) Web Services
5 15 (4.97%) WinForms
6 13 (4.30%) Castle Windsor
6 13 (4.30%) HTML
6 13 (4.30%) Ninject
6 13 (4.30%) Spring.NET
6 13 (4.30%) Unity DI Container
7 12 (3.97%) .NET Framework
7 12 (3.97%) XML
7 12 (3.97%) XSLT
8 11 (3.64%) Entity Framework
9 9 (2.98%) REST
10 7 (2.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (1.99%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.62%) Blackberry
2 16 (5.30%) Replication
3 14 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.30%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (3.64%) iPad
6 10 (3.31%) iPhone
6 10 (3.31%) Social Network
7 8 (2.65%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.32%) AS400
9 5 (1.66%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.66%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.66%) Tandem
12 2 (0.66%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.33%) Physics
13 1 (0.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 157 (51.99%) Windows Server
2 81 (26.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (21.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (14.57%) Linux
5 38 (12.58%) Windows 7
5 38 (12.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (10.26%) Windows 8
7 29 (9.60%) Windows XP
8 28 (9.27%) Unix
9 16 (5.30%) Mac OS
10 15 (4.97%) Windows 10
11 14 (4.64%) Mac OS X
12 13 (4.30%) Android
13 7 (2.32%) Apple iOS
14 6 (1.99%) Solaris
14 6 (1.99%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (1.66%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (12.25%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (10.26%) High Availability
3 28 (9.27%) ITIL
4 23 (7.62%) Scrum
5 22 (7.28%) MVVM
6 20 (6.62%) E-Commerce
6 20 (6.62%) Service Delivery
6 20 (6.62%) TDD
7 17 (5.63%) MVC
7 17 (5.63%) Project Management
8 16 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (4.97%) DevOps
9 15 (4.97%) Kanban
9 15 (4.97%) Migration
10 13 (4.30%) CRM
10 13 (4.30%) Dependency Injection
11 12 (3.97%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (3.31%) Information Security
13 10 (3.31%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (18.54%) C#
2 39 (12.91%) PowerShell
3 33 (10.93%) SQL
4 24 (7.95%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.29%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.65%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.32%) Java
7 7 (2.32%) PHP
7 7 (2.32%) VB
8 6 (1.99%) ECMAScript
9 4 (1.32%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.32%) VBScript
10 3 (0.99%) C
10 3 (0.99%) Perl
10 3 (0.99%) RPG
11 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.66%) C++
11 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (13.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (10.93%) MCSE
3 27 (8.94%) CCNA
3 27 (8.94%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (6.29%) MCSA
5 14 (4.64%) Degree
5 14 (4.64%) MCITP
6 13 (4.30%) A+ Certification
7 10 (3.31%) MCP
8 7 (2.32%) CCNP
9 5 (1.66%) MCTS
10 4 (1.32%) CEH
10 4 (1.32%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.99%) CISSP
11 3 (0.99%) CREST Certified
12 2 (0.66%) HND
12 2 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.65%) SLA
2 5 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.66%) QA
5 1 (0.33%) COBIT
5 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 132 (43.71%) Active Directory
2 43 (14.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (13.25%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.65%) Terminal Server
5 6 (1.99%) XenApp
6 5 (1.66%) vSphere
6 5 (1.66%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.32%) Firmware
8 3 (0.99%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.33%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.33%) Docker
10 1 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (6.62%) SCCM
2 16 (5.30%) Data Guard
2 16 (5.30%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 16 (5.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 16 (5.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (5.30%) Tivoli
2 16 (5.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (1.66%) Ansible
3 5 (1.66%) SCOM
4 4 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.66%) WSUS
6 1 (0.33%) Foglight
6 1 (0.33%) Nessus
6 1 (0.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.33%) Puppet
6 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 116 (38.41%) Microsoft
2 87 (28.81%) VMware
3 45 (14.90%) Citrix
4 43 (14.24%) Cisco
5 33 (10.93%) Oracle
6 27 (8.94%) Apple
7 20 (6.62%) HP
8 16 (5.30%) IBM
9 14 (4.64%) Avaya
10 11 (3.64%) Facebook
11 10 (3.31%) Twitter
12 9 (2.98%) Mitel
13 7 (2.32%) Dell
14 6 (1.99%) Nortel
14 6 (1.99%) Red Hat
14 6 (1.99%) Symantec
15 5 (1.66%) Barracuda Networks
15 5 (1.66%) Remedy
16 4 (1.32%) Google
17 3 (0.99%) WatchGuard
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Kent & Essex Police
Salary: From £21,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Kent & Essex Police
Salary: From £31,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £28k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Huntress Group - IT Recruitment
Salary: Strong benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £28k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gravesend, Kent
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Excellent benefits, please see job a
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £5000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
Posted: 18 days ago