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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 48 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 11.27% 37.21% 7.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 77.42% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 44 6
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £21,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,821 £46,050 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 62 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 19.72% 48.06% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 55 21
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,174 £45,000 £65,000
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 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 22 (66.67%) VMware
3 20 (60.61%) Citrix
4 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 19 (57.58%) MS Exchange
5 17 (51.52%) DHCP
5 17 (51.52%) DNS
5 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
7 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
9 9 (27.27%) VoIP
9 9 (27.27%) SAN
9 9 (27.27%) Thin Client
9 9 (27.27%) Finance
9 9 (27.27%) Fat Client
9 9 (27.27%) vSphere
10 7 (21.21%) Symantec
10 7 (21.21%) BCP
10 7 (21.21%) Cisco
10 7 (21.21%) VBScript
10 7 (21.21%) WSUS
10 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
10 7 (21.21%) Backup Exec
10 7 (21.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
11 6 (18.18%) ITIL
12 5 (15.15%) XenApp
13 4 (12.12%) .NET
13 4 (12.12%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (57.58%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) IIS
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) DHCP
1 17 (51.52%) DNS
2 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
3 9 (27.27%) SAN
3 9 (27.27%) VoIP
4 2 (6.06%) PBX
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) SMTP
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Technical Support
4 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Technical Support
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (9.09%) Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) IT Support
8 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.06%) WCF
2 2 (6.06%) WPF
2 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Fat Client
1 9 (27.27%) Thin Client
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Phone
3 2 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.03%) SUSE
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) BCP
2 6 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) OOP
3 2 (6.06%) MVC
3 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (6.06%) MVVM
3 2 (6.06%) Android Development
3 2 (6.06%) OOD
4 1 (3.03%) SDLC
4 1 (3.03%) Change Control
4 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) VBScript
1 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.06%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) MCITP
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (27.27%) vSphere
4 5 (15.15%) XenApp
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Backup Exec
1 7 (21.21%) WSUS
1 7 (21.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) VMware
2 20 (60.61%) Citrix
3 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 7 (21.21%) Symantec
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.06%) Veeam
6 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.03%) Sun
6 1 (3.03%) HP