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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 39 55 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 30.71% 29.73% 20.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.24% 82.09% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34 49 12
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
58 67 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 45.67% 36.22% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 51 61 21
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 56 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (43.75%) C#
2 28 (43.75%) .NET
2 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 28 (43.75%) MVC
2 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) WCF
2 28 (43.75%) WPF
2 28 (43.75%) Dependency Injection
2 28 (43.75%) MVVM
3 26 (40.63%) Rhino Mocks
3 26 (40.63%) Moq
3 26 (40.63%) Inversion of Control
3 26 (40.63%) MSTest
3 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (40.63%) Castle Windsor
3 26 (40.63%) Ninject
3 26 (40.63%) Web Application Development
3 26 (40.63%) Unity DI Container
3 26 (40.63%) Razor View Engine
3 26 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (40.63%) Kanban
3 26 (40.63%) Spring.NET
3 26 (40.63%) TDD
3 26 (40.63%) NUnit
3 26 (40.63%) WinForms
3 26 (40.63%) Scrum
3 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET
4 19 (29.69%) Cisco
5 17 (26.56%) Juniper

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 14 (21.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Office
2 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
1 14 (21.88%) DHCP
1 14 (21.88%) TCP/IP
1 14 (21.88%) DNS
2 12 (18.75%) Firewall
2 12 (18.75%) LAN
2 12 (18.75%) WAN
3 10 (15.63%) Network Security
4 8 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (10.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (10.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (9.38%) Internet
7 3 (4.69%) RIP
7 3 (4.69%) BGP
7 3 (4.69%) OSPF
8 2 (3.13%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Rhino Mocks
1 26 (40.63%) Moq
1 26 (40.63%) MSTest
1 26 (40.63%) NUnit
2 1 (1.56%) Firebug
2 1 (1.56%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 2 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Automotive
2 1 (1.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (43.75%) Developer
1 28 (43.75%) .NET Developer
2 19 (29.69%) Technical Support
3 12 (18.75%) Support Supervisor
4 9 (14.06%) Network Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Security Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Network Support
9 3 (4.69%) Network Support Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Administrator
10 2 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.13%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.13%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.75%) .NET
1 28 (43.75%) WCF
1 28 (43.75%) WPF
2 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (40.63%) Castle Windsor
2 26 (40.63%) Ninject
2 26 (40.63%) Unity DI Container
2 26 (40.63%) Razor View Engine
2 26 (40.63%) Spring.NET
2 26 (40.63%) WinForms
2 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.56%) jQuery
4 1 (1.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.63%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.13%) Cryptography
2 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows 7
2 14 (21.88%) Windows XP
2 14 (21.88%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Android
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) MVC
1 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (43.75%) Dependency Injection
1 28 (43.75%) MVVM
2 26 (40.63%) Web Application Development
2 26 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (40.63%) Kanban
2 26 (40.63%) TDD
2 26 (40.63%) Scrum
3 14 (21.88%) BCP
4 7 (10.94%) CRM
4 7 (10.94%) Change Management
5 3 (4.69%) Network Design
6 2 (3.13%) OOD
6 2 (3.13%) OOP
6 2 (3.13%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (3.13%) Android Development
7 1 (1.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) C#
2 14 (21.88%) PowerShell
2 14 (21.88%) VBScript
3 2 (3.13%) SQL
3 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.56%) C
4 1 (1.56%) C++
4 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.56%) PHP
4 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.56%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (12.50%) CCNP
2 8 (12.50%) CCSE
3 7 (10.94%) JNCIS
3 7 (10.94%) CCNA
4 6 (9.38%) CCSA
4 6 (9.38%) JNCIA
4 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.81%) CCSP
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.13%) MCITP
6 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (21.88%) vSphere
3 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (21.88%) WSUS
1 14 (21.88%) Backup Exec
1 14 (21.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 56 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.69%) Cisco
3 17 (26.56%) Juniper
3 17 (26.56%) CheckPoint
3 17 (26.56%) Blue Coat
4 16 (25.00%) VMware
4 16 (25.00%) Websense
4 16 (25.00%) F5
5 15 (23.44%) Citrix
5 15 (23.44%) SonicWALL
6 14 (21.88%) Symantec
7 13 (20.31%) McAfee
8 12 (18.75%) Aruba
8 12 (18.75%) Lumension
9 5 (7.81%) Trend Micro
9 5 (7.81%) Clearswift
10 2 (3.13%) Veeam
10 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £270 - £290 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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