The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 48 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 52 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.08% 1.82% 1.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.44% 7.43% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 51 17 16
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £23,375
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Windows 7
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
282 269 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.54% 24.48% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 256 232 166
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Kent region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Kent

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Kent

Windows 7
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 12 £24,000 -
Westerham - 11 £24,750 -
Whitstable 0 5 £26,500 +29.26% 1
Chatham - 2 £28,250 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £42,500 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (55.42%) Microsoft
3 44 (53.01%) ITIL
4 34 (40.96%) MS Excel
5 32 (38.55%) Active Directory
6 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (36.14%) MS Office
6 30 (36.14%) Firewall
7 26 (31.33%) MS Exchange
8 25 (30.12%) Wireless
9 24 (28.92%) Windows XP
10 21 (25.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (24.10%) Degree
12 18 (21.69%) Windows 8
13 16 (19.28%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (18.07%) MCSE
15 14 (16.87%) Linux
15 14 (16.87%) Juniper
15 14 (16.87%) CheckPoint
15 14 (16.87%) Cisco
15 14 (16.87%) Websense
15 14 (16.87%) F5
15 14 (16.87%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (16.87%) Blue Coat
16 13 (15.66%) Cisco PIX
16 13 (15.66%) SLA
16 13 (15.66%) LAN
16 13 (15.66%) WAN
17 12 (14.46%) McAfee
17 12 (14.46%) Lumension

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (31.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.23%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.61%) Lync
5 2 (2.41%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.41%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 34 (40.96%) MS Excel
2 30 (36.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (36.14%) Firewall
2 25 (30.12%) Wireless
3 14 (16.87%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (15.66%) Cisco PIX
4 13 (15.66%) LAN
4 13 (15.66%) WAN
5 7 (8.43%) Internet
6 6 (7.23%) HTTP
6 6 (7.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (7.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (6.02%) FTP
7 5 (6.02%) RIP
7 5 (6.02%) OSPF
7 5 (6.02%) BGP
8 4 (4.82%) Network Security
9 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.61%) VPN
9 3 (3.61%) DNS
9 3 (3.61%) SAN
9 3 (3.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Fiddler
2 8 (9.64%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.23%) ReSharper
4 3 (3.61%) Selenium
4 3 (3.61%) Firebug
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Advertising
3 3 (3.61%) Law
3 3 (3.61%) Legal
4 2 (2.41%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (37.35%) IT Support
2 25 (30.12%) Analyst
3 23 (27.71%) Support Engineer
4 21 (25.30%) Support Analyst
5 18 (21.69%) IT Support Analyst
6 9 (10.84%) Support Manager
6 9 (10.84%) IT Support Manager
7 8 (9.64%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (7.23%) Technical Support
8 6 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (7.23%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Desktop Support
10 4 (4.82%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) .NET
2 6 (7.23%) CSS
2 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
2 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (3.61%) jQuery
4 2 (2.41%) HTML
5 1 (1.20%) J2EE
5 1 (1.20%) XML
5 1 (1.20%) XSLT
5 1 (1.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.82%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.61%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.61%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.41%) AS400
5 1 (1.20%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.20%) PDA
5 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (28.92%) Windows XP
4 18 (21.69%) Windows 8
5 14 (16.87%) Linux
6 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.01%) ITIL
2 11 (13.25%) Network Design
3 10 (12.05%) CRM
4 9 (10.84%) Change Management
5 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.23%) Workflow
6 6 (7.23%) Data Modelling
6 6 (7.23%) SOA
6 6 (7.23%) Project Planning
6 6 (7.23%) Use Case
7 4 (4.82%) Logistics
8 3 (3.61%) Project Management
9 2 (2.41%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.41%) Network Management
9 2 (2.41%) Data Privacy
9 2 (2.41%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (1.20%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.20%) Business Transformation
10 1 (1.20%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) SQL
2 8 (9.64%) C#
3 6 (7.23%) TypeScript
4 5 (6.02%) PHP
5 4 (4.82%) VB
6 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.41%) C++
7 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.41%) VBScript
8 1 (1.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (24.10%) Degree
3 16 (19.28%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (18.07%) MCSE
5 10 (12.05%) CCNA
6 8 (9.64%) JNCIA
6 8 (9.64%) CCSA
7 7 (8.43%) CCSE
7 7 (8.43%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (8.43%) MCSA
8 6 (7.23%) CCNP
8 6 (7.23%) JNCIS
8 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
9 5 (6.02%) MCP
9 5 (6.02%) HNC
9 5 (6.02%) HND
10 2 (2.41%) A+ Certification
10 2 (2.41%) MCITP
10 2 (2.41%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (1.20%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) SLA
2 3 (3.61%) QA
System Software
1 32 (38.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) XenApp
Vendors
1 46 (55.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.87%) Cisco
2 14 (16.87%) Juniper
2 14 (16.87%) Websense
2 14 (16.87%) CheckPoint
2 14 (16.87%) Blue Coat
2 14 (16.87%) F5
3 12 (14.46%) Lumension
3 12 (14.46%) Aruba
3 12 (14.46%) SonicWALL
3 12 (14.46%) McAfee
4 8 (9.64%) Clearswift
5 6 (7.23%) Trend Micro
5 6 (7.23%) Citrix
6 3 (3.61%) CA
7 2 (2.41%) Lotus
7 2 (2.41%) IBM
7 2 (2.41%) Wyse
8 1 (1.20%) VMware
8 1 (1.20%) Sun
Whitstable
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Sittingbourne
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Kent
Required IT
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago