The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 13 14
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 25.37% 11.11% 13.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.27% 80.00% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 15
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £68,250 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 Maidstone with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22 10 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 32.84% 13.89% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 30
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone 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 Maidstone

Windows
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Windows in Maidstone

Windows
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Maidstone over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 27 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Windows.

1 28 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 19 (52.78%) WAN
4 18 (50.00%) LAN
5 17 (47.22%) Windows 7
6 16 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
7 15 (41.67%) Cisco
7 15 (41.67%) Network Security
8 14 (38.89%) SLA
8 14 (38.89%) Linux
9 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
10 12 (33.33%) CCNP
10 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (33.33%) Wireless
11 9 (25.00%) Change Management
11 9 (25.00%) Firewall
11 9 (25.00%) Sourcefire
11 9 (25.00%) Blue Coat
11 9 (25.00%) CCSE
11 9 (25.00%) Fortinet
11 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
11 9 (25.00%) Forcepoint
11 9 (25.00%) CRM
11 9 (25.00%) Windows XP
11 9 (25.00%) Aruba
11 9 (25.00%) F5
11 9 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 9 (25.00%) Windows 10
11 9 (25.00%) Palo Alto

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) Confluence
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Site Server
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) IaaS
3 1 (2.78%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) WAN
2 18 (50.00%) LAN
3 15 (41.67%) Network Security
4 12 (33.33%) Wireless
5 9 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (25.00%) Firewall
6 6 (16.67%) VPN
7 3 (8.33%) Internet
7 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.33%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.78%) BGP
8 1 (2.78%) DNS
8 1 (2.78%) DSL
8 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.78%) IGRP
8 1 (2.78%) MPLS
8 1 (2.78%) OSPF
8 1 (2.78%) SAN
8 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.78%) gulp
3 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) Escalation Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Administrator
3 5 (13.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (13.89%) IT Support
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (8.33%) IT Technician
5 3 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.33%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.78%) EDI
4 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) JSON
4 1 (2.78%) LINQ
4 1 (2.78%) RESTful
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.78%) WinForms
4 1 (2.78%) WPF
4 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 17 (47.22%) Windows 7
3 14 (38.89%) Linux
4 9 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 9 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
8 3 (8.33%) Unix
9 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.78%) Android
10 1 (2.78%) Solaris
10 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Change Management
1 9 (25.00%) CRM
2 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (13.89%) High Availability
2 5 (13.89%) Security Patching
3 3 (8.33%) ERP
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.56%) Coaching
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (2.78%) Analytics
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) Data Analytics
5 1 (2.78%) DevOps
5 1 (2.78%) Microservices
5 1 (2.78%) Server Building
5 1 (2.78%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) CCNP
1 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.00%) CCSE
3 5 (13.89%) MCP
3 5 (13.89%) MCSA
3 5 (13.89%) MCSD
3 5 (13.89%) MCSE
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.33%) CCIE
4 3 (8.33%) CCIE Service Provider
4 3 (8.33%) CCNA
4 3 (8.33%) CCSP
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) DICOM
2 1 (2.78%) HL7
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) Cisco
3 9 (25.00%) Aruba
3 9 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (25.00%) F5
3 9 (25.00%) Forcepoint
3 9 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 9 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 9 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) Apple
5 3 (8.33%) Avaya
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.78%) Sun
7 1 (2.78%) Veeam
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