The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Kent / Dartford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 14 5
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 39.13% 15.79% 30.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 64.29% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 15
Median salary £27,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £61,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Dartford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18 14 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dartford 39.13% 24.56% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 19
Median salary £26,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dartford citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Dartford

Windows
Salary Trend in Dartford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Dartford.

Salary trend for Windows in Dartford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Dartford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Dartford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Dartford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dartford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (32.00%) Degree
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (28.00%) Office 365
5 7 (28.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
7 5 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) OOD
7 5 (20.00%) UML
7 5 (20.00%) OO
7 5 (20.00%) ISO 9001
7 5 (20.00%) VMware
7 5 (20.00%) Image Processing
7 5 (20.00%) WCF
7 5 (20.00%) WPF
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (16.00%) SCCM
8 4 (16.00%) Skype
8 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
8 4 (16.00%) ANSI C
8 4 (16.00%) Windows 10

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.00%) CMS
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) DSL
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) LAN
2 4 (16.00%) MPLS
2 4 (16.00%) Skype
2 4 (16.00%) WAN
3 3 (12.00%) SAN
4 2 (8.00%) Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) DMZ
5 1 (4.00%) DNS
5 1 (4.00%) IMAP
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) SMTP
5 1 (4.00%) VLAN
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.00%) Law
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) IT Support
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) WCF
1 5 (20.00%) WPF
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) iPhone
3 1 (4.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.00%) Android
7 1 (4.00%) Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Image Processing
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
1 5 (20.00%) OO
1 5 (20.00%) OOD
1 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (20.00%) UML
2 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (12.00%) Logistics
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) ANSI C
2 4 (16.00%) C
2 4 (16.00%) C++
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Firmware
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Apple
4 1 (4.00%) Draytek