Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Kent > Dartford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 16 6
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 46 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 35.38% 17.65% 31.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 87.50% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 40
Dartford median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,250 £37,500 £22,375
90th Percentile £54,625 £73,750 £52,500
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £36,750 £38,250
% change year-on-year +2.04% -3.92% -4.38%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Dartford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 46 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 35.38% 20.17% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 44 24 41
Dartford median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,250 £36,625 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,625 £73,750 £52,500
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - -2.60% -3.75%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dartford.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Dartford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 39 (84.78%) Microsoft
2 26 (56.52%) C#
3 25 (54.35%) Software Engineering
4 23 (50.00%) OO
5 22 (47.83%) OOD
5 22 (47.83%) WPF
6 20 (43.48%) WCF
7 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
7 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
8 13 (28.26%) Cisco
8 13 (28.26%) ITIL
9 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
10 10 (21.74%) Degree
11 9 (19.57%) SCCM
11 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (19.57%) Office 365
11 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (19.57%) LAN
12 8 (17.39%) WAN
12 8 (17.39%) Blackberry
12 8 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (17.39%) Skype
12 8 (17.39%) Patch Management
12 8 (17.39%) Skype for Business
13 7 (15.22%) MPLS
13 7 (15.22%) DSL
13 7 (15.22%) C++
14 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
15 5 (10.87%) VMware
15 5 (10.87%) .NET

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 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (17.39%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) LAN
2 8 (17.39%) Skype
2 8 (17.39%) WAN
3 7 (15.22%) DSL
3 7 (15.22%) MPLS
4 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) DHCP
6 1 (2.17%) DNS
6 1 (2.17%) VLAN
6 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.70%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Software Engineer
2 20 (43.48%) C# Software Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Support Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) IT Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) IT Support
5 8 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Field Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Field Support Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Desktop Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
10 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Developer
11 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) WPF
2 20 (43.48%) WCF
3 5 (10.87%) .NET
4 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) COM
5 1 (2.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.70%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.35%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Software Engineering
2 23 (50.00%) OO
3 22 (47.83%) OOD
4 13 (28.26%) ITIL
5 8 (17.39%) Patch Management
6 4 (8.70%) UML
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.52%) Change Management
7 3 (6.52%) Image Processing
7 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.52%) ITSM
7 3 (6.52%) Project Management
7 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
8 2 (4.35%) Change Control
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.35%) MVVM
8 2 (4.35%) Office Automation
8 2 (4.35%) Security Management
8 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) C#
2 7 (15.22%) C++
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) ANSI C
4 3 (6.52%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) MCSA
2 4 (8.70%) MCSE
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.52%) CCNA
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.17%) MCITP
4 1 (2.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (84.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) Cisco
3 5 (10.87%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) HP
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix