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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 67 81 87
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 28 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.92% 2.23% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.28% 9.78% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 11
Average salary £29,000 £22,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.88% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £17,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £75,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.16%
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
338 276 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.25% 22.77% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 296 216 267
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells -9 6 £30,000 +118.18%
West Malling +6 2 £81,250 +238.54%
Maidstone +19 1 £22,000 +4.76%
Tonbridge -2 1 £31,500 +80.00%
Dartford - 1 £24,500 -
Faversham - 1 £25,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £21,500 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (65.22%) MS Office
3 44 (63.77%) Microsoft
4 32 (46.38%) Active Directory
4 32 (46.38%) MS Excel
5 25 (36.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (34.78%) Windows 8
7 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
9 19 (27.54%) Cisco
9 19 (27.54%) Firewall
9 19 (27.54%) VMware
10 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (24.64%) Windows XP
12 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
13 14 (20.29%) Linux
13 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (18.84%) Hyper-V
14 13 (18.84%) SMTP
15 12 (17.39%) VPN
15 12 (17.39%) iPhone
16 11 (15.94%) Fiddler
16 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (15.94%) .NET
16 11 (15.94%) Wireless
17 10 (14.49%) C#
17 10 (14.49%) HTML
17 10 (14.49%) Visual Studio
17 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (11.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.90%) IIS
6 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (65.22%) MS Office
2 32 (46.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.25%) Office 365
3 1 (1.45%) IaaS
3 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.54%) Firewall
2 13 (18.84%) SMTP
3 12 (17.39%) VPN
4 11 (15.94%) Wireless
5 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
5 10 (14.49%) DNS
5 10 (14.49%) VLAN
6 9 (13.04%) IMAP
6 9 (13.04%) HTTP
6 9 (13.04%) DHCP
7 8 (11.59%) ADSL
7 8 (11.59%) Internet
7 8 (11.59%) DMZ
8 7 (10.14%) IP Telephony
9 6 (8.70%) LAN
9 6 (8.70%) WAN
10 5 (7.25%) SSL
11 4 (5.80%) SAN
11 4 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Fiddler
2 10 (14.49%) Visual Studio
3 9 (13.04%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.90%) Subversion
4 2 (2.90%) JIRA
4 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.90%) Firebug
4 2 (2.90%) Selenium
4 2 (2.90%) Selenium IDE
General
1 9 (13.04%) Law
2 3 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) Support Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Analyst
3 8 (11.59%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (11.59%) Systems Support
3 8 (11.59%) Support Analyst
3 8 (11.59%) Systems Support Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Trainer
4 7 (10.14%) IT Trainer
4 7 (10.14%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (8.70%) Junior
5 6 (8.70%) Support Technician
5 6 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (8.70%) IT Support
5 6 (8.70%) Head of Architecture
6 5 (7.25%) Help Desk Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Help Desk Supervisor
7 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Support Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) .NET
2 10 (14.49%) HTML
3 9 (13.04%) AngularJS
3 9 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (13.04%) CSS
4 8 (11.59%) MAPI
5 5 (7.25%) HTML5
5 5 (7.25%) CSS3
5 5 (7.25%) VRML
5 5 (7.25%) JSON
5 5 (7.25%) WCF
5 5 (7.25%) EDI
5 5 (7.25%) SOAP
5 5 (7.25%) Web Services
5 5 (7.25%) XML
5 5 (7.25%) CGI
5 5 (7.25%) SGML
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.39%) iPhone
3 9 (13.04%) Blackberry
4 8 (11.59%) PDA
5 3 (4.35%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.35%) Thin Client
5 3 (4.35%) Handset
6 2 (2.90%) iPad
7 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (36.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (34.78%) Windows 8
4 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (24.64%) Windows XP
6 14 (20.29%) Linux
6 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (13.04%) Android
8 8 (11.59%) Windows Vista
9 4 (5.80%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.04%) Mentoring
1 9 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (13.04%) Scrum
1 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (10.14%) Change Management
3 6 (8.70%) ITIL
4 5 (7.25%) Data Privacy
4 5 (7.25%) Software Architecture
4 5 (7.25%) Project Planning
4 5 (7.25%) CRM
5 4 (5.80%) SOA
6 2 (2.90%) Migration
6 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.90%) Document Management
6 2 (2.90%) Web Development
6 2 (2.90%) Software Testing
6 2 (2.90%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.90%) Network Management
7 1 (1.45%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) C#
2 9 (13.04%) TypeScript
2 9 (13.04%) VB.NET
3 7 (10.14%) SQL
4 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.14%) CCNA
3 5 (7.25%) MCSE
4 4 (5.80%) MCP
5 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.35%) JNCIA
5 3 (4.35%) CCNP
5 3 (4.35%) CCSA
6 2 (2.90%) MCITP
7 1 (1.45%) MCTS
7 1 (1.45%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.45%) MCSA
7 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.45%) CCSP
7 1 (1.45%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
2 5 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 32 (46.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.84%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.45%) MDaemon
4 1 (1.45%) XenApp
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.35%) SCCM
2 3 (4.35%) WSUS
3 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (63.77%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.54%) Cisco
2 19 (27.54%) VMware
3 10 (14.49%) Apple
4 9 (13.04%) Symantec
5 8 (11.59%) Draytek
6 5 (7.25%) Avaya
6 5 (7.25%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.25%) Sophos
6 5 (7.25%) McAfee
6 5 (7.25%) Mitel
7 4 (5.80%) Blue Coat
7 4 (5.80%) Websense
7 4 (5.80%) Juniper
7 4 (5.80%) SonicWALL
7 4 (5.80%) Lumension
7 4 (5.80%) F5
7 4 (5.80%) Aruba
8 3 (4.35%) Trend Micro
8 3 (4.35%) Clearswift