The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 30.00% 13.33% 43.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 85.71% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 14
Average salary £77,500 £23,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+229.78% -37.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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 West Malling region.

Operating Systems Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 30.00% 15.56% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 14
Average salary £77,500 £23,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+229.78% -37.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the West Malling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

Windows
Salary Trend in West Malling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the West Malling region.

Windows Salary Trend in West Malling

Windows
Salary Histogram in West Malling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the West Malling region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in West Malling

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Operations Management
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) ReSharper
5 2 (25.00%) Fiddler
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Malling 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (25.00%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Build Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Server Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Head of Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (12.50%) ARCserve
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco