The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 50 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 18.39% 23.92% 18.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.00% 83.33% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 12
Average salary £31,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.46% -16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +2.50%
Windows
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Operating Systems Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 60 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 28.74% 28.71% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 27
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Windows
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Maidstone region.

Windows Salary Trend in Maidstone

Windows
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 38 (80.85%) Microsoft
2 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
3 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
4 25 (53.19%) VMware
5 21 (44.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (44.68%) Citrix
5 21 (44.68%) MS Exchange
6 20 (42.55%) DHCP
6 20 (42.55%) DNS
7 17 (36.17%) .NET
8 16 (34.04%) C#
8 16 (34.04%) MVC
8 16 (34.04%) WCF
8 16 (34.04%) WPF
8 16 (34.04%) Dependency Injection
8 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (34.04%) MVVM
9 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
9 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
9 12 (25.53%) TDD
9 12 (25.53%) NUnit
9 12 (25.53%) WinForms
9 12 (25.53%) Scrum
9 12 (25.53%) Inversion of Control
9 12 (25.53%) MSTest
9 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (25.53%) Spring.NET
9 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (25.53%) Kanban
9 12 (25.53%) Rhino Mocks

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 21 (44.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (42.55%) DHCP
1 20 (42.55%) DNS
2 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
3 9 (19.15%) SAN
3 9 (19.15%) VoIP
4 4 (8.51%) PBX
5 3 (6.38%) Firewall
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.26%) Internet
7 1 (2.13%) LAN
7 1 (2.13%) WAN
7 1 (2.13%) SMTP
7 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) NUnit
1 12 (25.53%) MSTest
1 12 (25.53%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (25.53%) Moq
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Legal
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Developer
1 16 (34.04%) .NET Developer
2 13 (27.66%) Technical Support
3 10 (21.28%) Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Support Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Support Supervisor
7 5 (10.64%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (10.64%) Administrator
7 5 (10.64%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) .NET
2 16 (34.04%) WCF
2 16 (34.04%) WPF
3 12 (25.53%) Spring.NET
3 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (25.53%) Castle Windsor
3 12 (25.53%) Ninject
3 12 (25.53%) Razor View Engine
3 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
3 12 (25.53%) WinForms
3 12 (25.53%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
4 4 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (21.28%) Thin Client
2 10 (21.28%) Fat Client
3 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.26%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Android
1 4 (8.51%) Windows Phone
2 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.26%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) UNIX
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) MVC
1 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (34.04%) Dependency Injection
1 16 (34.04%) MVVM
2 12 (25.53%) TDD
2 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (25.53%) Kanban
2 12 (25.53%) Web Application Development
2 12 (25.53%) Scrum
3 11 (23.40%) BCP
4 4 (8.51%) OOP
4 4 (8.51%) OOD
4 4 (8.51%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (8.51%) Android Development
5 2 (4.26%) CRM
5 2 (4.26%) Change Management
6 1 (2.13%) Migration
6 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL
6 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) C#
2 11 (23.40%) VBScript
2 11 (23.40%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.77%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.51%) MCITP
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
3 2 (4.26%) CCSA
3 2 (4.26%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
2 21 (44.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (23.40%) vSphere
4 4 (8.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) Backup Exec
1 11 (23.40%) WSUS
1 11 (23.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) Microsoft
2 25 (53.19%) VMware
3 21 (44.68%) Citrix
4 11 (23.40%) Symantec
5 8 (17.02%) Cisco
6 4 (8.51%) Atlassian
6 4 (8.51%) Veeam
6 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.38%) F5
7 3 (6.38%) Blue Coat
7 3 (6.38%) SonicWALL
7 3 (6.38%) Websense
7 3 (6.38%) Juniper
8 2 (4.26%) McAfee
8 2 (4.26%) Clearswift
8 2 (4.26%) Trend Micro
8 2 (4.26%) Aruba
8 2 (4.26%) Lumension
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle
9 1 (2.13%) Sun
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