Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 20 12
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 40 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 36.36% 17.35% 14.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.89% 86.36% 57.41%
Number of salaries quoted 38 38 24
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £49,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.37% +56.80% -16.67%
10th Percentile £27,275 £26,100 £19,850
90th Percentile £56,875 £57,500 £57,125
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -3.90% -3.75%

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 Maidstone with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 45 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 40.91% 20.09% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 45
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +25.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,625 £19,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £49,032
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - -2.60% -3.75%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Windows.

1 32 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (47.50%) VMware
3 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (42.50%) LAN
4 17 (42.50%) Firewall
4 17 (42.50%) Hyper-V
5 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (37.50%) VPN
6 14 (35.00%) WAN
7 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (25.00%) SQL
9 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (22.50%) Windows 8
10 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 8 (20.00%) Network Security
10 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 8 (20.00%) SAN
10 8 (20.00%) MCSA
11 7 (17.50%) Internet
11 7 (17.50%) Office 365
11 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
12 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (15.00%) High Availability
12 6 (15.00%) Capacity Management
12 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 6 (15.00%) Cisco
12 6 (15.00%) ITIL
13 5 (12.50%) JavaScript

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 4 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (17.50%) Office 365
3 3 (7.50%) IaaS
3 3 (7.50%) PaaS
3 3 (7.50%) SaaS
4 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) Firewall
1 17 (42.50%) LAN
2 15 (37.50%) VPN
3 14 (35.00%) WAN
4 8 (20.00%) Network Security
4 8 (20.00%) SAN
5 7 (17.50%) Internet
6 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (7.50%) VLAN
8 3 (7.50%) VoIP
9 2 (5.00%) ADSL
9 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
9 2 (5.00%) Junos
9 2 (5.00%) Skype
10 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (15.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Deskside Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) IT Support
5 2 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
3 1 (2.50%) WCF
3 1 (2.50%) WF
3 1 (2.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.50%) iPad
5 1 (2.50%) iPhone
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (22.50%) Windows 8
4 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.00%) Linux
7 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (15.00%) High Availability
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) Change Management
2 4 (10.00%) Workflow
3 3 (7.50%) Project Management
4 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) Data Security
4 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.00%) Migration
4 2 (5.00%) Network Design
4 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.00%) Presales
4 2 (5.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (2.50%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (2.50%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.00%) MCSA
3 4 (10.00%) MCP
3 4 (10.00%) MCSD
3 4 (10.00%) MCSE
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.00%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) CCNP
5 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCENT
6 1 (2.50%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.50%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.50%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) DICOM
2 1 (2.50%) HL7
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (42.50%) Hyper-V
3 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (5.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.50%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
1 19 (47.50%) VMware
2 6 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) Citrix
4 2 (5.00%) Amdocs
4 2 (5.00%) BMC
4 2 (5.00%) Capita
4 2 (5.00%) Forcepoint
4 2 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) Nimsoft
4 2 (5.00%) Remedy
5 1 (2.50%) Apple
5 1 (2.50%) Avaya
5 1 (2.50%) Juniper
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) Sun