The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 48 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 37.21% 7.50% 25.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.42% 28.57% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 6 13
Average salary £37,500 £37,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +11.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 48.06% 26.25% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 55 21 14
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Kent

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 24 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 64 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 61 (58.65%) C#
3 53 (50.96%) .NET
4 47 (45.19%) MVC
5 40 (38.46%) WCF
6 31 (29.81%) Mobile App
7 30 (28.85%) WPF
8 29 (27.88%) Android
8 29 (27.88%) Apple iOS
8 29 (27.88%) Cocoa Touch
8 29 (27.88%) Cocoa
8 29 (27.88%) WinForms
8 29 (27.88%) SQL Server
8 29 (27.88%) SQL
8 29 (27.88%) OO
9 28 (26.92%) HTML
10 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET
10 27 (25.96%) Xcode
10 27 (25.96%) Objective-C
10 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (25.00%) OOP
11 26 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 24 (23.08%) Windows 7
12 24 (23.08%) iOS Development
13 23 (22.12%) MVVM
13 23 (22.12%) TDD
13 23 (22.12%) MS Office
14 22 (21.15%) CSS
14 22 (21.15%) Scrum
14 22 (21.15%) Software Engineering

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 11 (10.58%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.88%) CMS
3 3 (2.88%) IIS
3 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.92%) Drupal
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.96%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 23 (22.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.42%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (13.46%) WAN
3 13 (12.50%) Firewall
4 12 (11.54%) LAN
5 11 (10.58%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (6.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (6.73%) Wireless
6 7 (6.73%) OSPF
6 7 (6.73%) BGP
6 7 (6.73%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.77%) Network Security
7 6 (5.77%) VPN
7 6 (5.77%) Internet
8 5 (4.81%) DHCP
8 5 (4.81%) DNS
8 5 (4.81%) SAN
9 4 (3.85%) Junos
10 3 (2.88%) MPLS
10 3 (2.88%) RIP
10 3 (2.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.54%) SQLite
3 7 (6.73%) MySQL
4 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.96%) DTS
6 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.96%) Xcelsius
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (25.96%) Xcode
2 21 (20.19%) NUnit
2 21 (20.19%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (20.19%) Moq
2 21 (20.19%) MSTest
3 5 (4.81%) Firebug
3 5 (4.81%) Fiddler
3 5 (4.81%) Selenium
4 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (1.92%) Law
2 1 (0.96%) Legal
2 1 (0.96%) Back Office
2 1 (0.96%) Finance
2 1 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (43.27%) Developer
2 24 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 19 (18.27%) Team Leader
3 19 (18.27%) Analyst
4 17 (16.35%) Software Developer
5 14 (13.46%) Support Analyst
6 13 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
7 11 (10.58%) Support Engineer
7 11 (10.58%) Software Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (8.65%) Development Team Leader
10 8 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (5.77%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) Mobile Software Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (5.77%) Technical Support
11 6 (5.77%) C# Developer
11 6 (5.77%) Technical Support Engineer
12 5 (4.81%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (50.96%) .NET
2 40 (38.46%) WCF
3 30 (28.85%) WPF
4 29 (27.88%) Cocoa Touch
4 29 (27.88%) Cocoa
4 29 (27.88%) WinForms
5 28 (26.92%) HTML
6 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET
6 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (21.15%) CSS
7 22 (21.15%) .NET Framework
8 21 (20.19%) Unity DI Container
9 20 (19.23%) Web Services
9 20 (19.23%) Spring.NET
9 20 (19.23%) Castle Windsor
9 20 (19.23%) Ninject
10 14 (13.46%) Razor View Engine
11 11 (10.58%) jQuery
12 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (6.73%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.81%) Mobile App
2 21 (20.19%) Computer Science
3 20 (19.23%) Inversion of Control
4 18 (17.31%) SystemC
5 13 (12.50%) NHS
6 10 (9.62%) N-Tier
7 6 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.88%) Clustering
8 3 (2.88%) Informatics
9 1 (0.96%) W3C
9 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.96%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.88%) Android
1 29 (27.88%) Apple iOS
2 24 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 19 (18.27%) Windows 8
3 19 (18.27%) Windows Phone
4 18 (17.31%) Windows XP
5 15 (14.42%) Linux
6 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (45.19%) MVC
2 29 (27.88%) OO
3 26 (25.00%) OOP
4 24 (23.08%) iOS Development
5 23 (22.12%) MVVM
5 23 (22.12%) TDD
6 22 (21.15%) Scrum
6 22 (21.15%) Software Engineering
7 21 (20.19%) Dependency Injection
8 20 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (19.23%) Kanban
9 11 (10.58%) Web Application Development
10 10 (9.62%) OOD
10 10 (9.62%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (7.69%) Android Development
12 7 (6.73%) CRM
13 6 (5.77%) Product Management
13 6 (5.77%) Matrix Management
13 6 (5.77%) Multithreading
13 6 (5.77%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (58.65%) C#
2 29 (27.88%) SQL
3 27 (25.96%) Objective-C
4 21 (20.19%) JavaScript
5 18 (17.31%) C
6 14 (13.46%) VB
7 12 (11.54%) XAML
7 12 (11.54%) C++
8 7 (6.73%) PHP
9 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (19.23%) Degree
2 12 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (10.58%) MCP
3 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.62%) MCTS
4 10 (9.62%) MCAD
4 10 (9.62%) MCSD
5 9 (8.65%) CCNA
6 8 (7.69%) JNCIA
6 8 (7.69%) CCSA
7 7 (6.73%) CCSE
7 7 (6.73%) JNCIS
8 6 (5.77%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.88%) CCNP
10 1 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) SLA
1 9 (8.65%) QA
System Software
1 17 (16.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.85%) ProxySG
3 3 (2.88%) ISA Server
3 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 64 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.23%) Xamarin
3 19 (18.27%) Cisco
4 15 (14.42%) CheckPoint
4 15 (14.42%) Juniper
4 15 (14.42%) F5
4 15 (14.42%) Blue Coat
5 11 (10.58%) Websense
6 9 (8.65%) McAfee
6 9 (8.65%) SonicWALL
6 9 (8.65%) Lumension
6 9 (8.65%) Aruba
7 8 (7.69%) Citrix
8 6 (5.77%) Trend Micro
8 6 (5.77%) DevExpress
8 6 (5.77%) Clearswift
9 5 (4.81%) VMware
10 2 (1.92%) Ektron
10 2 (1.92%) EPiServer
10 2 (1.92%) Sun
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