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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 210 206 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.13% 21.22% 18.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.64% 63.19% 77.94%
Number of salaries quoted 199 191 178
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
274 326 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.57% 33.57% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 249 283 233
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +4 35 £35,000 +9.37%
Tunbridge Wells -4 16 £37,500 +19.04%
Tonbridge +14 15 £26,000 -3.70%
Stansted -7 14 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Dartford -4 10 £31,000 -4.61% 1
Canterbury +5 8 £37,500 - 2
Sittingbourne +1 8 £23,500 -14.54%
Faversham +3 7 £21,500 -14.00%
Chatham -4 7 £23,750 -47.22%
Maidstone -7 7 £42,500 +39.34%
Westerham - 4 £29,000 - 2
Whitstable 0 3 £20,000 -23.07% 1
Folkestone +1 2 £37,500 - 2
Rochester -1 1 £31,500 -25.88%
Longfield - 1 £25,500 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 219 (49.89%) Microsoft
2 183 (41.69%) Windows Server
3 174 (39.64%) Active Directory
4 141 (32.12%) VMware
5 113 (25.74%) C#
6 109 (24.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 103 (23.46%) SQL Server
7 103 (23.46%) MS Exchange
8 102 (23.23%) MS Office
8 102 (23.23%) Firewall
9 95 (21.64%) .NET
9 95 (21.64%) MS Excel
10 93 (21.18%) SQL
11 88 (20.05%) ITIL
12 82 (18.68%) DNS
13 75 (17.08%) DHCP
13 75 (17.08%) Cisco
13 75 (17.08%) VMware Infrastructure
14 71 (16.17%) Linux
15 70 (15.95%) Citrix
16 68 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
17 65 (14.81%) SLA
17 65 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
18 63 (14.35%) Windows 8
19 61 (13.90%) Windows 7
19 61 (13.90%) HP
19 61 (13.90%) ASP.NET
20 59 (13.44%) Finance
21 56 (12.76%) HTML
21 56 (12.76%) MCSE

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
1 103 (23.46%) MS Exchange
2 43 (9.79%) IIS
3 42 (9.57%) SharePoint
4 36 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2000
6 26 (5.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 24 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (4.10%) Skype for Business
9 10 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.46%) CMS
12 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.46%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.23%) Apache
13 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 102 (23.23%) MS Office
2 95 (21.64%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.23%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.74%) Office 365
2 11 (2.51%) SaaS
3 8 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.46%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 102 (23.23%) Firewall
2 82 (18.68%) DNS
3 75 (17.08%) DHCP
4 38 (8.66%) TCP/IP
5 33 (7.52%) LAN
5 33 (7.52%) SAN
6 32 (7.29%) WAN
7 19 (4.33%) VPN
8 18 (4.10%) IP Telephony
9 11 (2.51%) Wireless
10 9 (2.05%) VLAN
11 8 (1.82%) Internet
12 7 (1.59%) Skype
13 6 (1.37%) VoIP
14 5 (1.14%) iSCSI
14 5 (1.14%) Network Security
15 4 (0.91%) HTTP
15 4 (0.91%) NAS
15 4 (0.91%) SMTP
16 3 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (23.46%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.19%) MySQL
3 14 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.14%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.91%) DTS
8 4 (0.91%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.46%) DataStage
11 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.23%) OLTP
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (5.92%) Visual Studio
2 23 (5.24%) NUnit
3 22 (5.01%) Moq
3 22 (5.01%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (2.51%) MSTest
5 6 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.14%) ReSharper
6 5 (1.14%) Subversion
7 4 (0.91%) Xcode
8 3 (0.68%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.68%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.68%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.46%) NCover
9 2 (0.46%) StyleCop
10 1 (0.23%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.23%) Hudson
10 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.23%) Selenium
10 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.23%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 59 (13.44%) Finance
2 16 (3.64%) Legal
3 13 (2.96%) Law
4 11 (2.51%) Advertising
5 8 (1.82%) Marketing
6 7 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.59%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.14%) Electronics
8 4 (0.91%) Back Office
8 4 (0.91%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.68%) German Language
9 3 (0.68%) Local Government
10 2 (0.46%) Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) French Language
11 1 (0.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 107 (24.37%) Analyst
2 102 (23.23%) Developer
3 82 (18.68%) Support Analyst
4 65 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 61 (13.90%) .NET Developer
6 47 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 42 (9.57%) C# Developer
7 42 (9.57%) IT Support
8 40 (9.11%) 3rd Line Support
9 38 (8.66%) Administrator
10 36 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 36 (8.20%) Exchange Engineer
10 36 (8.20%) Infrastructure Support
11 34 (7.74%) Windows Engineer
12 33 (7.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 29 (6.61%) Server Support
14 28 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 28 (6.38%) Exchange Support
14 28 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 28 (6.38%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (21.64%) .NET
2 61 (13.90%) ASP.NET
3 56 (12.76%) HTML
4 53 (12.07%) CSS
5 44 (10.02%) WCF
6 38 (8.66%) WPF
7 34 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (7.52%) WinForms
9 32 (7.29%) HTML5
10 23 (5.24%) AngularJS
11 21 (4.78%) jQuery
12 17 (3.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 17 (3.87%) CSS3
13 15 (3.42%) Ember.js
14 11 (2.51%) Castle Windsor
14 11 (2.51%) KnockoutJS
14 11 (2.51%) Ninject
14 11 (2.51%) Spring.NET
14 11 (2.51%) Unity DI Container
15 10 (2.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.29%) Blackberry
2 27 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.69%) HP Storage
4 21 (4.78%) Driving Licence
5 19 (4.33%) Data Centre
6 14 (3.19%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.96%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.51%) Inversion of Control
8 11 (2.51%) iPhone
9 9 (2.05%) User Experience
10 6 (1.37%) Health Informatics
10 6 (1.37%) Informatics
11 5 (1.14%) Fat Client
11 5 (1.14%) iPad
11 5 (1.14%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.91%) Clustering
12 4 (0.91%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.91%) iSeries
13 3 (0.68%) AS400
13 3 (0.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 183 (41.69%) Windows Server
2 109 (24.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (16.17%) Linux
4 63 (14.35%) Windows 8
5 61 (13.90%) Windows 7
6 42 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (9.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (7.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (7.06%) Windows 2000 Server
9 26 (5.92%) Unix
10 24 (5.47%) Android
11 23 (5.24%) Mac OS X
12 18 (4.10%) Apple iOS
13 10 (2.28%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.46%) CentOS
14 2 (0.46%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.23%) Solaris
15 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (20.05%) ITIL
2 68 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (12.53%) MVC
4 41 (9.34%) Problem Management
5 32 (7.29%) TDD
6 28 (6.38%) Capacity Management
7 27 (6.15%) Scrum
8 25 (5.69%) Web Development
9 24 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (5.24%) MVVM
11 22 (5.01%) Kanban
12 21 (4.78%) OO
13 20 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (4.33%) CRM
14 19 (4.33%) Software Engineering
15 18 (4.10%) SDLC
15 18 (4.10%) Service Management
15 18 (4.10%) Web Application Development
16 17 (3.87%) High Availability
16 17 (3.87%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 113 (25.74%) C#
2 93 (21.18%) SQL
3 53 (12.07%) JavaScript
4 33 (7.52%) C++
5 19 (4.33%) VB.NET
6 13 (2.96%) Java
6 13 (2.96%) VB
7 10 (2.28%) PowerShell
7 10 (2.28%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.59%) C
9 3 (0.68%) VBScript
10 2 (0.46%) ANSI C
10 2 (0.46%) Embedded C
10 2 (0.46%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.23%) PHP
11 1 (0.23%) Python
11 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 65 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (12.76%) MCSE
3 53 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (10.93%) CCNA
5 34 (7.74%) MCITP
6 33 (7.52%) Security Cleared
7 32 (7.29%) Degree
8 16 (3.64%) MCSA
9 15 (3.42%) HND
9 15 (3.42%) MCP
10 13 (2.96%) A+ Certification
11 9 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.91%) CCDA
13 4 (0.91%) ISEB
13 4 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.46%) CCNP
14 2 (0.46%) CEH
14 2 (0.46%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.46%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (14.81%) SLA
2 13 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.51%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.59%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.91%) QA
6 3 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 174 (39.64%) Active Directory
2 75 (17.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (8.88%) vSphere
4 35 (7.97%) Hyper-V
5 26 (5.92%) XenApp
6 15 (3.42%) VMware ESX
7 12 (2.73%) XenDesktop
8 11 (2.51%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.59%) Forefront TMG
9 7 (1.59%) ISA Server
10 5 (1.14%) DFS Replication
11 4 (0.91%) vCloud
11 4 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.23%) Docker
13 1 (0.23%) iptables
13 1 (0.23%) NFS
13 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 27 (6.15%) NetBackup
2 26 (5.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 25 (5.69%) HP Data Protector
3 25 (5.69%) HP SIM
3 25 (5.69%) SCCM
4 15 (3.42%) SCOM
5 12 (2.73%) WSUS
6 8 (1.82%) Puppet
7 6 (1.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (1.37%) Tivoli
7 6 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.91%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.68%) Control-M
9 3 (0.68%) MOM
9 3 (0.68%) OpenView
9 3 (0.68%) OVSD
9 3 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.46%) Nagios
10 2 (0.46%) Nessus
10 2 (0.46%) Nmap
Vendors
1 219 (49.89%) Microsoft
2 141 (32.12%) VMware
3 75 (17.08%) Cisco
4 70 (15.95%) Citrix
5 61 (13.90%) HP
6 29 (6.61%) Avaya
7 27 (6.15%) 3PAR
7 27 (6.15%) Symantec
8 23 (5.24%) Apple
9 18 (4.10%) Oracle
10 13 (2.96%) Nintex
11 10 (2.28%) Remedy
12 9 (2.05%) ABBYY
12 9 (2.05%) EMC
12 9 (2.05%) Forcepoint
13 8 (1.82%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.82%) Jaspersoft
14 7 (1.59%) Dell
14 7 (1.59%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.59%) WatchGuard
Folkestone, Kent
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 23 days
Posted: 6 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Canterbury
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: £31,656 to £33,574 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Inflite
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago