The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 237 174 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.66% 14.52% 21.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.07% 60.84% 77.73%
Number of salaries quoted 180 146 163
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
296 286 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.31% 23.87% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 231 248 207
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £54,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
South East

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Kent

Windows
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +1 62 £33,500 -16.25% 4
Tunbridge Wells -8 24 £45,000 +18.42%
Sittingbourne -6 13 £26,000 -7.96% 1
Dover -2 11 £57,500 +134.69%
Stansted -4 10 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Dartford -7 10 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Folkestone 0 9 £35,000 -
Chatham - 8 £57,500 -
West Malling -7 7 £24,000 -36.00% 1
Canterbury - 4 - -
Gravesend - 3 £17,500 -
Tonbridge -9 1 £17,500 -61.11%
Snodland - 1 £30,000 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 212 (46.09%) Microsoft
2 196 (42.61%) .NET
3 194 (42.17%) SQL
4 189 (41.09%) SQL Server
5 155 (33.70%) C#
6 111 (24.13%) Active Directory
7 97 (21.09%) MS Excel
8 95 (20.65%) MVC
9 88 (19.13%) ASP.NET
10 87 (18.91%) WCF
11 85 (18.48%) ITIL
11 85 (18.48%) Firewall
12 84 (18.26%) .NET Framework
13 83 (18.04%) WPF
13 83 (18.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 79 (17.17%) HTML
15 78 (16.96%) MS Exchange
16 75 (16.30%) Degree
16 75 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
17 69 (15.00%) Cisco
18 67 (14.57%) WinForms
19 66 (14.35%) SQL Server 2008
20 65 (14.13%) VMware
21 63 (13.70%) OO
22 62 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
23 61 (13.26%) CSS
24 60 (13.04%) MS Office
24 60 (13.04%) JavaScript
24 60 (13.04%) T-SQL
25 58 (12.61%) Scrum

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 78 (16.96%) MS Exchange
2 55 (11.96%) IIS
3 38 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (7.61%) SharePoint
5 22 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (4.13%) Tomcat
7 18 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (3.04%) Apache
10 13 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2000
11 10 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.30%) IBM Notes
14 5 (1.09%) CMS
15 3 (0.65%) NetWeaver
16 2 (0.43%) Drupal
16 2 (0.43%) Lync
17 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
17 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 97 (21.09%) MS Excel
2 60 (13.04%) MS Office
3 10 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.74%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.52%) FastStats
7 3 (0.65%) MS Project
8 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.22%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.22%) PageMaker
8 1 (0.22%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 10 (2.17%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.43%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.22%) SAP xMII
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (4.13%) SaaS
2 7 (1.52%) Office 365
3 2 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (18.48%) Firewall
2 53 (11.52%) LAN
3 45 (9.78%) WAN
4 42 (9.13%) VPN
5 38 (8.26%) DNS
6 34 (7.39%) SAN
7 22 (4.78%) iSCSI
8 21 (4.57%) TCP/IP
9 19 (4.13%) DHCP
10 18 (3.91%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (3.48%) Wireless
12 13 (2.83%) MPLS
13 12 (2.61%) OSPF
13 12 (2.61%) BGP
14 11 (2.39%) BIG-IP
14 11 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (2.17%) HTTP
15 10 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
16 9 (1.96%) IP Telephony
16 9 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (41.09%) SQL Server
2 66 (14.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 35 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (7.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (6.52%) Relational Database
7 26 (5.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (5.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 18 (3.91%) Oracle Database
10 15 (3.26%) RDBMS
11 13 (2.83%) MySQL
11 13 (2.83%) Redis
12 12 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (2.61%) SQLite
13 8 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.52%) DTS
15 5 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (0.87%) Sybase ASE
17 3 (0.65%) BODI
Development Applications
1 29 (6.30%) Xcode
2 25 (5.43%) NUnit
3 24 (5.22%) MSTest
3 24 (5.22%) Rhino Mocks
3 24 (5.22%) Moq
4 17 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 15 (3.26%) Selenium
5 15 (3.26%) Fiddler
5 15 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (2.61%) Jasmine
7 11 (2.39%) JSUnit
8 10 (2.17%) ReSharper
9 7 (1.52%) Ant
10 6 (1.30%) JUnit
10 6 (1.30%) jMock
10 6 (1.30%) EasyMock
10 6 (1.30%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.30%) IntelliJ
10 6 (1.30%) CruiseControl
10 6 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 53 (11.52%) Finance
2 20 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.17%) Retail
4 7 (1.52%) Back Office
5 6 (1.30%) Advertising
6 5 (1.09%) Legal
7 4 (0.87%) Automotive
8 3 (0.65%) Banking
9 2 (0.43%) Law
9 2 (0.43%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) Finnish Language
10 1 (0.22%) French Language
10 1 (0.22%) German Language
10 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.22%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 149 (32.39%) Developer
2 63 (13.70%) .NET Developer
3 55 (11.96%) Analyst
4 46 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 40 (8.70%) DBA
6 33 (7.17%) Administrator
6 33 (7.17%) SQL DBA
7 32 (6.96%) C# Developer
8 30 (6.52%) Web Developer
9 29 (6.30%) Software Developer
10 27 (5.87%) SQL Server DBA
11 26 (5.65%) Team Leader
12 25 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
13 22 (4.78%) 3rd Line Support
13 22 (4.78%) Architect
13 22 (4.78%) Support Analyst
14 19 (4.13%) Software Engineer
14 19 (4.13%) IT Support
15 18 (3.91%) Senior Developer
16 17 (3.70%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (42.61%) .NET
2 88 (19.13%) ASP.NET
3 87 (18.91%) WCF
4 84 (18.26%) .NET Framework
5 83 (18.04%) WPF
6 79 (17.17%) HTML
7 67 (14.57%) WinForms
8 61 (13.26%) CSS
9 56 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 49 (10.65%) Web Services
11 36 (7.83%) jQuery
12 31 (6.74%) Cocoa Touch
12 31 (6.74%) Cocoa
13 30 (6.52%) XML
13 30 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 24 (5.22%) Unity DI Container
15 23 (5.00%) Castle Windsor
15 23 (5.00%) Ninject
15 23 (5.00%) Spring.NET
15 23 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.35%) Clustering
2 35 (7.61%) Computer Science
3 34 (7.39%) Mobile App
4 33 (7.17%) Inversion of Control
5 28 (6.09%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (5.87%) Replication
7 25 (5.43%) N-Tier
8 21 (4.57%) Blackberry
8 21 (4.57%) SystemC
9 15 (3.26%) NHS
9 15 (3.26%) Informatics
10 13 (2.83%) Blog
11 12 (2.61%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.30%) Firmware
13 5 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
14 4 (0.87%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.87%) E-Learning
15 3 (0.65%) Equities
15 3 (0.65%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.65%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 75 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 62 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 51 (11.09%) Windows 8
4 50 (10.87%) Windows 7
5 38 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (7.39%) Android
6 34 (7.39%) Windows XP
7 33 (7.17%) UNIX
8 32 (6.96%) Apple iOS
9 23 (5.00%) Linux
10 21 (4.57%) Windows Phone
11 17 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
12 15 (3.26%) Mac OS X
13 8 (1.74%) Solaris
14 6 (1.30%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.87%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.65%) Debian
18 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (20.65%) MVC
2 85 (18.48%) ITIL
3 63 (13.70%) OO
4 58 (12.61%) Scrum
5 53 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (10.87%) OOP
7 49 (10.65%) TDD
8 45 (9.78%) OOD
9 40 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (8.48%) MVVM
11 37 (8.04%) Dependency Injection
12 36 (7.83%) Software Engineering
13 32 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
15 27 (5.87%) Service Delivery
15 27 (5.87%) OOA/OOD
16 26 (5.65%) Service Management
16 26 (5.65%) Problem Management
16 26 (5.65%) Kanban
17 25 (5.43%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 194 (42.17%) SQL
2 155 (33.70%) C#
3 60 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 60 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 45 (9.78%) VB.NET
5 29 (6.30%) Objective-C
6 28 (6.09%) C
7 27 (5.87%) PowerShell
8 21 (4.57%) Java
9 19 (4.13%) C++
10 16 (3.48%) VB
11 12 (2.61%) XAML
12 10 (2.17%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.52%) PHP
13 7 (1.52%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.09%) Perl
14 5 (1.09%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.87%) Python
16 3 (0.65%) ABAP
17 2 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 83 (18.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (16.30%) Degree
3 57 (12.39%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (10.65%) CCNA
5 47 (10.22%) MCSE
6 33 (7.17%) MCP
7 30 (6.52%) MCTS
8 28 (6.09%) MCITP
9 25 (5.43%) MCAD
9 25 (5.43%) MCSD
10 18 (3.91%) MCSA
11 17 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (2.83%) CCNP
13 10 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (1.74%) JNCIA
14 8 (1.74%) CCSA
15 6 (1.30%) Network+ Certification
15 6 (1.30%) A+ Certification
16 5 (1.09%) Sun Certification
17 3 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.74%) QA
2 24 (5.22%) SLA
3 21 (4.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.43%) GAMP
4 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) GxP
5 1 (0.22%) GCP
5 1 (0.22%) GMP
5 1 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 111 (24.13%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.78%) XenApp
4 20 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 19 (4.13%) vSphere
6 16 (3.48%) XenDesktop
7 13 (2.83%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.30%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.87%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.65%) Varnish
10 3 (0.65%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.65%) Squid
11 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.22%) NFS
12 1 (0.22%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (4.13%) Backup Exec
2 14 (3.04%) SCOM
3 13 (2.83%) SCCM
4 12 (2.61%) SolarWinds Orion
5 11 (2.39%) Foglight
6 7 (1.52%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.09%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.65%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.65%) Nagios
10 2 (0.43%) WSUS
11 1 (0.22%) DameWare
11 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.22%) OpenView
11 1 (0.22%) Control-M
11 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.22%) Puppet
11 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 212 (46.09%) Microsoft
2 69 (15.00%) Cisco
3 65 (14.13%) VMware
4 55 (11.96%) Citrix
5 33 (7.17%) Oracle
6 30 (6.52%) CheckPoint
7 20 (4.35%) F5
8 16 (3.48%) Sun
9 15 (3.26%) HP
10 14 (3.04%) Veeam
11 13 (2.83%) Avaya
11 13 (2.83%) Apple
12 12 (2.61%) Adobe
12 12 (2.61%) SolarWinds
12 12 (2.61%) Xamarin
13 11 (2.39%) IBM
13 11 (2.39%) SAP
14 10 (2.17%) Business Objects
14 10 (2.17%) Google
15 9 (1.96%) DevExpress
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £25000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
KH Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £38000 to £45000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford
IT HR
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Private Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Manyy benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Bridge Recruitment UK Ltd
Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Bridge Recruitment UK Ltd
Salary: 32000-37500 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
The Kent Institute of Medicine and Surgery
Salary: From £23,000 to £32,000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Formula One Management Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
EVAK Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Jobs
Salary: £22-28k
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Jobs
Salary: £18-24k
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
IT HR
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + life insurance + pension
Posted: 16 days ago