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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 20 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 19.80% 14.95% 31.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 53.33% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 13
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
25 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 24.75% 28.04% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 17
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 45 (67.16%) Microsoft
2 29 (43.28%) C#
2 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (41.79%) .NET
4 27 (40.30%) MVC
5 25 (37.31%) WCF
6 23 (34.33%) Windows 7
6 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
6 23 (34.33%) Cisco
7 22 (32.84%) MS Office
8 19 (28.36%) Scrum
8 19 (28.36%) WinForms
8 19 (28.36%) TDD
8 19 (28.36%) NUnit
8 19 (28.36%) Blue Coat
8 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET
8 19 (28.36%) Juniper
8 19 (28.36%) CheckPoint
8 19 (28.36%) Spring.NET
8 19 (28.36%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (28.36%) WPF
8 19 (28.36%) Kanban
8 19 (28.36%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (28.36%) Dependency Injection
8 19 (28.36%) Inversion of Control
8 19 (28.36%) MSTest
8 19 (28.36%) MVVM
8 19 (28.36%) Rhino Mocks
8 19 (28.36%) Moq

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) Lync
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (32.84%) MS Office
2 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.36%) Cisco ASA
2 18 (26.87%) WAN
3 17 (25.37%) Firewall
4 14 (20.90%) LAN
5 13 (19.40%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (16.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (13.43%) BGP
7 9 (13.43%) OSPF
7 9 (13.43%) Network Security
8 7 (10.45%) Internet
8 7 (10.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 6 (8.96%) VPN
10 5 (7.46%) DNS
10 5 (7.46%) SAN
10 5 (7.46%) DHCP
10 5 (7.46%) RIP
10 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
11 4 (5.97%) Wireless
11 4 (5.97%) Junos
12 3 (4.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (28.36%) NUnit
1 19 (28.36%) MSTest
1 19 (28.36%) Rhino Mocks
1 19 (28.36%) Moq
2 10 (14.93%) Xcode
3 3 (4.48%) Firebug
3 3 (4.48%) Fiddler
3 3 (4.48%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (2.99%) Law
2 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.91%) Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) Support Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Support Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (11.94%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (8.96%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Team Leader
7 6 (8.96%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Technical Support
7 6 (8.96%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.97%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Network Support
8 4 (5.97%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (5.97%) Network Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Network Support Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) .NET
2 25 (37.31%) WCF
3 19 (28.36%) WinForms
3 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET
3 19 (28.36%) Spring.NET
3 19 (28.36%) WPF
3 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (28.36%) Castle Windsor
3 19 (28.36%) Ninject
3 19 (28.36%) Unity DI Container
4 17 (25.37%) Razor View Engine
5 13 (19.40%) CSS
6 11 (16.42%) HTML
7 10 (14.93%) Cocoa Touch
7 10 (14.93%) Cocoa
8 8 (11.94%) Web Services
9 4 (5.97%) jQuery
10 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (1.49%) HTML5
11 1 (1.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (14.93%) Mobile App
2 10 (14.93%) User Experience
3 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) Clustering
4 3 (4.48%) NHS
5 1 (1.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.33%) Windows 7
2 18 (26.87%) Windows XP
3 17 (25.37%) Linux
4 14 (20.90%) Windows 8
5 10 (14.93%) Windows Phone
5 10 (14.93%) Apple iOS
5 10 (14.93%) Android
6 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.30%) MVC
3 19 (28.36%) Scrum
3 19 (28.36%) TDD
3 19 (28.36%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (28.36%) Kanban
3 19 (28.36%) Dependency Injection
3 19 (28.36%) MVVM
4 17 (25.37%) Web Application Development
5 10 (14.93%) OO
5 10 (14.93%) OOP
6 9 (13.43%) CRM
6 9 (13.43%) iOS Development
7 8 (11.94%) Change Management
7 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.46%) Network Design
9 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.97%) ITIL
9 4 (5.97%) PRINCE
9 4 (5.97%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) C#
2 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.93%) VB
3 10 (14.93%) Objective-C
4 8 (11.94%) C++
4 8 (11.94%) XAML
5 4 (5.97%) SQL
6 3 (4.48%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (17.91%) CCSE
3 11 (16.42%) JNCIS
4 8 (11.94%) CCNA
4 8 (11.94%) JNCIA
4 8 (11.94%) Degree
4 8 (11.94%) CCSA
5 7 (10.45%) CCNP
6 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.99%) MCP
7 2 (2.99%) MCAD
7 2 (2.99%) MCSD
7 2 (2.99%) CCSP
7 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.99%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) ProxySG
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.48%) vSphere
3 3 (4.48%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 45 (67.16%) Microsoft
2 23 (34.33%) Cisco
3 19 (28.36%) Blue Coat
3 19 (28.36%) Juniper
3 19 (28.36%) CheckPoint
3 19 (28.36%) F5
4 15 (22.39%) Websense
5 13 (19.40%) Lumension
5 13 (19.40%) Aruba
5 13 (19.40%) SonicWALL
5 13 (19.40%) McAfee
6 8 (11.94%) Xamarin
6 8 (11.94%) Citrix
7 6 (8.96%) Trend Micro
7 6 (8.96%) Clearswift
8 5 (7.46%) VMware
9 1 (1.49%) Adobe
9 1 (1.49%) Sun
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago