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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 40 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 32.26% 10.47% 22.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.43% 39.13% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39 9 9
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
51 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 41.13% 26.74% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 47 21 12
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 53 (65.43%) Microsoft
2 44 (54.32%) C#
3 39 (48.15%) .NET
4 38 (46.91%) MVC
5 31 (38.27%) WCF
6 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
7 23 (28.40%) Mobile App
8 22 (27.16%) ASP.NET
8 22 (27.16%) Cisco
8 22 (27.16%) Cocoa
8 22 (27.16%) Xcode
8 22 (27.16%) Objective-C
8 22 (27.16%) Android
8 22 (27.16%) Windows 7
8 22 (27.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (27.16%) Apple iOS
8 22 (27.16%) Cocoa Touch
9 21 (25.93%) MS Office
9 21 (25.93%) TDD
9 21 (25.93%) NUnit
9 21 (25.93%) WPF
9 21 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
9 21 (25.93%) MSTest
9 21 (25.93%) MVVM
9 21 (25.93%) Rhino Mocks
9 21 (25.93%) Moq
9 21 (25.93%) Unity DI Container
10 20 (24.69%) Scrum
10 20 (24.69%) WinForms
10 20 (24.69%) Continuous Integration

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 8 (9.88%) MS Exchange
1 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.70%) IIS
2 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.23%) Drupal
3 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.23%) Lync
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (25.93%) MS Office
2 15 (18.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (20.99%) WAN
3 16 (19.75%) Firewall
4 13 (16.05%) Cisco PIX
4 13 (16.05%) LAN
5 10 (12.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (11.11%) OSPF
6 9 (11.11%) BGP
7 8 (9.88%) Network Security
8 7 (8.64%) Internet
9 6 (7.41%) VPN
9 6 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (6.17%) DNS
10 5 (6.17%) SAN
10 5 (6.17%) DHCP
10 5 (6.17%) RIP
10 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
11 4 (4.94%) Junos
11 4 (4.94%) Wireless
12 3 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) SQLite
3 3 (3.70%) MySQL
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (27.16%) Xcode
2 21 (25.93%) NUnit
2 21 (25.93%) MSTest
2 21 (25.93%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (25.93%) Moq
3 3 (3.70%) Selenium
3 3 (3.70%) Firebug
3 3 (3.70%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.23%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (2.47%) Law
2 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Developer
2 22 (27.16%) .NET Developer
3 12 (14.81%) Team Leader
3 12 (14.81%) Analyst
4 11 (13.58%) Support Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (12.35%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.35%) Software Developer
6 8 (9.88%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (9.88%) Development Team Leader
7 7 (8.64%) Software Team Leader
8 6 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Technical Support
8 6 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.94%) Network Support Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Systems Designer
9 4 (4.94%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (48.15%) .NET
2 31 (38.27%) WCF
3 22 (27.16%) Cocoa Touch
3 22 (27.16%) ASP.NET
3 22 (27.16%) Cocoa
3 22 (27.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (25.93%) WPF
4 21 (25.93%) Unity DI Container
5 20 (24.69%) Spring.NET
5 20 (24.69%) Castle Windsor
5 20 (24.69%) Ninject
5 20 (24.69%) WinForms
6 16 (19.75%) HTML
6 16 (19.75%) Web Services
7 15 (18.52%) CSS
8 14 (17.28%) Razor View Engine
9 9 (11.11%) .NET Framework
10 6 (7.41%) jQuery
10 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (2.47%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Mobile App
2 20 (24.69%) Inversion of Control
3 17 (20.99%) Computer Science
4 12 (14.81%) NHS
5 8 (9.88%) SystemC
6 3 (3.70%) Clustering
7 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.16%) Android
1 22 (27.16%) Windows 7
1 22 (27.16%) Apple iOS
2 17 (20.99%) Linux
2 17 (20.99%) Windows XP
3 15 (18.52%) Windows 8
4 14 (17.28%) Windows Phone
5 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.91%) MVC
2 21 (25.93%) TDD
2 21 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
2 21 (25.93%) MVVM
3 20 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (24.69%) Kanban
3 20 (24.69%) Scrum
4 19 (23.46%) iOS Development
5 15 (18.52%) Web Application Development
5 15 (18.52%) OO
6 14 (17.28%) OOP
7 12 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 9 (11.11%) CRM
9 8 (9.88%) Change Management
9 8 (9.88%) Android Development
10 6 (7.41%) OOD
10 6 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (6.17%) Network Design
12 4 (4.94%) Matrix Management
12 4 (4.94%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 44 (54.32%) C#
2 22 (27.16%) Objective-C
3 14 (17.28%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.28%) SQL
4 10 (12.35%) VB
5 8 (9.88%) XAML
5 8 (9.88%) C++
5 8 (9.88%) C
6 4 (4.94%) PHP
7 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.23%) Java
8 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (19.75%) Degree
2 14 (17.28%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (13.58%) CCSE
4 10 (12.35%) JNCIS
5 8 (9.88%) JNCIA
5 8 (9.88%) CCSA
5 8 (9.88%) CCNA
6 6 (7.41%) CCNP
6 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (7.41%) MCP
6 6 (7.41%) MCAD
6 6 (7.41%) MCSD
6 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 6 (7.41%) MCTS
7 1 (1.23%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
1 7 (8.64%) QA
System Software
1 12 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) ProxySG
3 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) vSphere
3 3 (3.70%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 53 (65.43%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.16%) Cisco
3 18 (22.22%) Juniper
3 18 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 18 (22.22%) Blue Coat
3 18 (22.22%) F5
4 16 (19.75%) Xamarin
5 14 (17.28%) Websense
6 12 (14.81%) McAfee
6 12 (14.81%) Aruba
6 12 (14.81%) Lumension
6 12 (14.81%) SonicWALL
7 8 (9.88%) Citrix
8 6 (7.41%) Clearswift
8 6 (7.41%) Trend Micro
9 5 (6.17%) VMware
10 1 (1.23%) Adobe
10 1 (1.23%) Sun
10 1 (1.23%) Ektron
10 1 (1.23%) EPiServer
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