Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Folkestone 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Kent > Folkestone
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 10 21
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Folkestone 50.88% 18.42% 7.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 90.63% 87.50% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 8
Folkestone median annual salary £29,750 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% -10.53% +52.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £27,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £44,650 £46,700 £51,250
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -3.90% -

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 Folkestone with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Folkestone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 32 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Folkestone 56.14% 21.05% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 33
Folkestone median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +6.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £28,050 £28,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £46,600 £51,250
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - -2.60% -3.75%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Folkestone

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Folkestone

Windows
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Salary trend for Windows in Folkestone

Windows
Salary Histogram in Folkestone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Folkestone over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 24 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 Folkestone region with a requirement for Windows.

1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Office
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) MCP
2 9 (31.03%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (31.03%) Patch Management
2 9 (31.03%) Driving Licence
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle
4 7 (24.14%) Unix
4 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (24.14%) MCSE
4 7 (24.14%) MCSA
4 7 (24.14%) MCTS
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.24%) Linux
6 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
6 5 (17.24%) MCITP
6 5 (17.24%) VMware
6 5 (17.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (17.24%) vSphere
6 5 (17.24%) Time Management
6 5 (17.24%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (17.24%) Office 365
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (17.24%) VCAP
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Folkestone 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 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) JBoss
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Toad
2 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.45%) Moq
2 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.45%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Support Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) IT Support
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Desktop Support
3 5 (17.24%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Senior DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (3.45%) Caliburn.Micro
1 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
1 1 (3.45%) J2EE
1 1 (3.45%) LAMP
1 1 (3.45%) LINQ
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 1 (3.45%) WCF
1 1 (3.45%) WinForms
1 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Driving Licence
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Replication
5 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
2 7 (24.14%) Unix
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Network Monitoring
1 9 (31.03%) Patch Management
2 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (17.24%) DevOps
2 5 (17.24%) Strategic Planning
2 5 (17.24%) Time Management
3 4 (13.79%) Change Management
3 4 (13.79%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (13.79%) Information Security
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.90%) High Availability
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) MVVM
5 1 (3.45%) System Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) Ruby
2 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) MCP
2 7 (24.14%) MCSA
2 7 (24.14%) MCSE
2 7 (24.14%) MCTS
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.24%) MCITP
3 5 (17.24%) VCAP
3 5 (17.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Data Guard
1 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (6.90%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
3 5 (17.24%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Thunderhead