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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 41 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 15.53% 23.84% 17.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 83.67% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 13
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
28 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 27.18% 28.49% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 28
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,550 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £53,250
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 22 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 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 36 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 30 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 29 (63.04%) VMware
4 24 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (52.17%) MS Exchange
4 24 (52.17%) SQL Server
4 24 (52.17%) Citrix
5 23 (50.00%) DHCP
5 23 (50.00%) DNS
6 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
7 14 (30.43%) .NET
7 14 (30.43%) vSphere
8 13 (28.26%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
8 13 (28.26%) WCF
8 13 (28.26%) WPF
8 13 (28.26%) Backup Exec
8 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (28.26%) WSUS
8 13 (28.26%) MVC
8 13 (28.26%) Symantec
8 13 (28.26%) BCP
8 13 (28.26%) C#
8 13 (28.26%) VBScript
8 13 (28.26%) MVVM
8 13 (28.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 10 (21.74%) Thin Client
9 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
9 10 (21.74%) Fat Client
10 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 24 (52.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (50.00%) DHCP
1 23 (50.00%) DNS
2 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
3 9 (19.57%) VoIP
3 9 (19.57%) SAN
4 4 (8.70%) PBX
5 2 (4.35%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) Internet
6 1 (2.17%) SMTP
6 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MSTest
1 9 (19.57%) NUnit
1 9 (19.57%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (19.57%) Moq
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
2 1 (2.17%) Legal
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Technical Support
2 13 (28.26%) .NET Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) Support Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Technical Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) Senior Support Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Senior Technical Support
7 6 (13.04%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Administrator
8 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (10.87%) Support Supervisor
9 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
9 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) WCF
2 13 (28.26%) WPF
3 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (19.57%) Spring.NET
3 9 (19.57%) WinForms
3 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
3 9 (19.57%) Unity DI Container
3 9 (19.57%) Castle Windsor
3 9 (19.57%) Ninject
3 9 (19.57%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
4 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Thin Client
1 10 (21.74%) Fat Client
2 9 (19.57%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Android
1 4 (8.70%) Windows Phone
2 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Dependency Injection
1 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (28.26%) MVC
1 13 (28.26%) BCP
1 13 (28.26%) MVVM
2 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (19.57%) Kanban
2 9 (19.57%) TDD
2 9 (19.57%) Scrum
2 9 (19.57%) Web Application Development
3 4 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (8.70%) OOD
3 4 (8.70%) OOP
3 4 (8.70%) Android Development
4 1 (2.17%) Migration
4 1 (2.17%) Change Management
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL
4 1 (2.17%) CRM
4 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
1 13 (28.26%) C#
1 13 (28.26%) VBScript
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) Korn
4 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.70%) MCITP
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
3 1 (2.17%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.17%) CCSA
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 24 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (30.43%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Backup Exec
1 13 (28.26%) WSUS
1 13 (28.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 29 (63.04%) VMware
3 24 (52.17%) Citrix
4 13 (28.26%) Symantec
5 6 (13.04%) Cisco
6 4 (8.70%) Atlassian
6 4 (8.70%) Veeam
7 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.17%) Juniper
8 1 (2.17%) Websense
8 1 (2.17%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.17%) McAfee
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle
8 1 (2.17%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) Sun
8 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.17%) Aruba
8 1 (2.17%) Trend Micro
8 1 (2.17%) F5
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