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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 29.03% 26.32% 34.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 24
Average salary £24,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
9 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 29.03% 26.32% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 28
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in West Malling

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) SOA
4 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (40.00%) Workflow
4 6 (40.00%) Network Design
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 4 (26.67%) WinForms
5 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (26.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (26.67%) Operations Management
5 4 (26.67%) WCF

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (20.00%) TACACS
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) HTTP
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) Fiddler
1 2 (13.33%) ReSharper
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Operations Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Trainee
5 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Trainee Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) WinForms
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) WCF
3 4 (26.67%) WF
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) REST
3 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (26.67%) RESTful
3 4 (26.67%) Ember.js
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) SOA
1 6 (40.00%) Workflow
1 6 (40.00%) Network Design
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (26.67%) Operations Management
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Data Privacy
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (13.33%) CCNA
5 2 (13.33%) CCDA
6 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) CCDP
6 1 (6.67%) CCNP
6 1 (6.67%) CCSE
6 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
6 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
6 1 (6.67%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Websense
4 1 (6.67%) HP