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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Kent / Maidstone
Rank 15 15 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 15.93% 13.24% 25.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 94.74% 81.82% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 18
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +32.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -1.36% +1.38%  

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 19 11 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 16.81% 16.18% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 31
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Maidstone

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
1 20 (52.63%) Windows Server
2 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 15 (39.47%) C#
3 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
4 14 (36.84%) .NET
4 14 (36.84%) MS Office
4 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.95%) Finance
5 11 (28.95%) Linux
5 11 (28.95%) Cisco
6 10 (26.32%) Scrum
6 10 (26.32%) TDD
6 10 (26.32%) WPF
6 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
7 9 (23.68%) WinForms
7 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
7 9 (23.68%) WAN
7 9 (23.68%) SQL
8 8 (21.05%) CRM
8 8 (21.05%) LAN
8 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (21.05%) CCNP
8 8 (21.05%) NUnit
8 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (21.05%) Spring.NET
8 8 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (21.05%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (21.05%) MSTest
8 8 (21.05%) Social Network

Windows
Top Related 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 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
5 1 (2.63%) Site Server
5 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
2 14 (36.84%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) WAN
2 8 (21.05%) LAN
2 8 (21.05%) Network Security
3 6 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (15.79%) Firewall
3 6 (15.79%) Wireless
4 3 (7.89%) DNS
4 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.89%) VPN
5 2 (5.26%) DHCP
5 2 (5.26%) DSL
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
5 2 (5.26%) NAS
5 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
5 2 (5.26%) VLAN
6 1 (2.63%) MPLS
6 1 (2.63%) OSPF
6 1 (2.63%) VPLS
6 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data
5 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Moq
1 8 (21.05%) MSTest
1 8 (21.05%) NUnit
1 8 (21.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.63%) gulp
3 1 (2.63%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
2 10 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 9 (23.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) C# WPF Developer
4 8 (21.05%) WPF Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Escalation Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (10.53%) Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (7.89%) IT Support
8 3 (7.89%) Server Support
8 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.26%) Azure Administrator
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) .NET
2 10 (26.32%) WPF
3 9 (23.68%) WinForms
4 8 (21.05%) Castle Windsor
4 8 (21.05%) Ninject
4 8 (21.05%) Spring.NET
4 8 (21.05%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.53%) CSS
5 4 (10.53%) WCF
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
6 3 (7.89%) HTML
7 2 (5.26%) LINQ
7 2 (5.26%) RESTful
7 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.26%) XML
8 1 (2.63%) EDI
8 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (21.05%) Social Network
2 6 (15.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.63%) iPad
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Windows Server
2 11 (28.95%) Linux
3 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.53%) Windows 10
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.26%) Unix
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.63%) Android
8 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Scrum
2 10 (26.32%) TDD
3 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (21.05%) CRM
3 8 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (21.05%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (21.05%) Kanban
3 8 (21.05%) MVVM
4 6 (15.79%) Change Management
5 5 (13.16%) ERP
5 5 (13.16%) MVC
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.26%) DevOps
7 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) C#
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Java
6 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) CCNP
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.79%) CCSE
3 2 (5.26%) CCIE
3 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 2 (5.26%) CCSP
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) HND
4 1 (2.63%) MCP
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.63%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco
3 8 (21.05%) Facebook
3 8 (21.05%) Twitter
4 6 (15.79%) Aruba
4 6 (15.79%) Blue Coat
4 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 6 (15.79%) F5
4 6 (15.79%) Forcepoint
4 6 (15.79%) Fortinet
4 6 (15.79%) Palo Alto
4 6 (15.79%) Sourcefire
5 4 (10.53%) VMware
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix
6 2 (5.26%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Acronis
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) Sage
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