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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 42 47 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 27.81% 21.08% 30.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.78% 88.68% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 44 14
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £42,350
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
54 53 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 35.76% 23.77% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 49 50 14
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 22 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 56 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 25 (40.32%) C#
2 25 (40.32%) .NET
2 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
2 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET
2 25 (40.32%) MVC
2 25 (40.32%) Scrum
2 25 (40.32%) WinForms
2 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.32%) TDD
2 25 (40.32%) NUnit
2 25 (40.32%) WCF
2 25 (40.32%) WPF
2 25 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (40.32%) Kanban
2 25 (40.32%) Spring.NET
2 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET MVC
2 25 (40.32%) Dependency Injection
2 25 (40.32%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (40.32%) MSTest
2 25 (40.32%) MVVM
2 25 (40.32%) Rhino Mocks
2 25 (40.32%) Moq
2 25 (40.32%) Castle Windsor
2 25 (40.32%) Ninject
2 25 (40.32%) Razor View Engine
2 25 (40.32%) Web Application Development
2 25 (40.32%) Unity DI Container
3 20 (32.26%) Juniper
3 20 (32.26%) CheckPoint

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (27.42%) MS Office
2 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.42%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (24.19%) Firewall
3 14 (22.58%) DHCP
3 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
3 14 (22.58%) DNS
4 12 (19.35%) LAN
4 12 (19.35%) WAN
5 11 (17.74%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (16.13%) Network Security
7 9 (14.52%) Internet
8 7 (11.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (11.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (4.84%) OSPF
9 3 (4.84%) BGP
9 3 (4.84%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (40.32%) NUnit
1 25 (40.32%) MSTest
1 25 (40.32%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (40.32%) Moq
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
2 1 (1.61%) Firebug
2 1 (1.61%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.61%) Military
2 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Developer
1 25 (40.32%) .NET Developer
2 22 (35.48%) Technical Support
3 12 (19.35%) Support Supervisor
4 11 (17.74%) Support Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Network Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (12.90%) Technical Support Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) Security Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 6 (9.68%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Network Support
9 3 (4.84%) Network Support Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.23%) Support Team Leader
10 2 (3.23%) Technical Team Leader
10 2 (3.23%) Technical Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) WinForms
1 25 (40.32%) WCF
1 25 (40.32%) WPF
1 25 (40.32%) Spring.NET
1 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET MVC
1 25 (40.32%) Castle Windsor
1 25 (40.32%) Ninject
1 25 (40.32%) Razor View Engine
1 25 (40.32%) Unity DI Container
1 25 (40.32%) .NET
1 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.61%) CSS
2 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.32%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows 7
2 17 (27.42%) Linux
2 17 (27.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) MVC
1 25 (40.32%) Scrum
1 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (40.32%) TDD
1 25 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
1 25 (40.32%) Kanban
1 25 (40.32%) Dependency Injection
1 25 (40.32%) MVVM
1 25 (40.32%) Web Application Development
2 14 (22.58%) BCP
3 10 (16.13%) Change Management
3 10 (16.13%) CRM
4 3 (4.84%) Network Design
5 1 (1.61%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) C#
2 14 (22.58%) VBScript
2 14 (22.58%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.61%) C
3 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.61%) Embedded C++
3 1 (1.61%) Assembly Language
3 1 (1.61%) C++
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (16.13%) CCNA
3 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
3 9 (14.52%) JNCIA
3 9 (14.52%) CCSA
4 8 (12.90%) CCSE
4 8 (12.90%) CCNP
5 7 (11.29%) JNCIS
6 5 (8.06%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
1 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (22.58%) vSphere
2 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) Backup Exec
1 14 (22.58%) WSUS
1 14 (22.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 56 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.26%) Juniper
2 20 (32.26%) CheckPoint
2 20 (32.26%) Cisco
2 20 (32.26%) Blue Coat
3 19 (30.65%) F5
3 19 (30.65%) Websense
4 18 (29.03%) SonicWALL
5 16 (25.81%) McAfee
6 15 (24.19%) Citrix
6 15 (24.19%) Aruba
6 15 (24.19%) Lumension
7 14 (22.58%) VMware
7 14 (22.58%) Symantec
8 8 (12.90%) Clearswift
8 8 (12.90%) Trend Micro
Maidstone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago