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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 58 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 45 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.23% 2.17% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.98% 10.00% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 39 21 14
Average salary £45,000 £26,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% -4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £24,625
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £29,019
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.23%
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
322 260 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.23% 21.74% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 290 231 162
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,775
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 - 10 £32,000 - 2
Faversham - 4 £35,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £32,500 -
Whitstable -2 1 £31,500 +53.65%
Chatham - 1 £21,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 47 (49.47%) MS Office
4 44 (46.32%) ITIL
5 42 (44.21%) MS Excel
6 40 (42.11%) Active Directory
7 38 (40.00%) Firewall
8 36 (37.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (32.63%) Windows XP
10 27 (28.42%) MS Exchange
10 27 (28.42%) Wireless
11 23 (24.21%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (24.21%) Cisco
11 23 (24.21%) LAN
11 23 (24.21%) WAN
12 21 (22.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (21.05%) Linux
14 19 (20.00%) Juniper
14 19 (20.00%) CheckPoint
14 19 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (20.00%) Blue Coat
15 18 (18.95%) F5
15 18 (18.95%) McAfee
15 18 (18.95%) Websense
16 17 (17.89%) Citrix
16 17 (17.89%) Lumension
16 17 (17.89%) Aruba
16 17 (17.89%) Windows 8
16 17 (17.89%) SonicWALL
17 16 (16.84%) Change Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 27 (28.42%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.32%) Lync
3 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.11%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.11%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.11%) CMS
4 2 (2.11%) WorkSite
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.05%) Node.js
Applications
1 47 (49.47%) MS Office
2 42 (44.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.21%) Office 365
2 2 (2.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (40.00%) Firewall
2 27 (28.42%) Wireless
3 23 (24.21%) LAN
3 23 (24.21%) WAN
4 19 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (14.74%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (11.58%) Internet
7 9 (9.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (9.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 8 (8.42%) SAN
9 7 (7.37%) VPN
10 6 (6.32%) Network Security
11 5 (5.26%) Unified Communications
11 5 (5.26%) RIP
11 5 (5.26%) OSPF
11 5 (5.26%) BGP
12 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
13 3 (3.16%) DNS
13 3 (3.16%) DHCP
13 3 (3.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) MySQL
1 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) AdminStudio
2 4 (4.21%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.16%) Fiddler
4 2 (2.11%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.05%) Selenium
5 1 (1.05%) Firebug
General
1 14 (14.74%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Legal
2 6 (6.32%) Banking
3 5 (5.26%) Law
4 4 (4.21%) Advertising
5 2 (2.11%) Games
6 1 (1.05%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (33.68%) IT Support
2 24 (25.26%) Analyst
3 23 (24.21%) Support Engineer
4 22 (23.16%) Support Analyst
5 19 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 9 (9.47%) 1st Line Support
6 9 (9.47%) Network Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) Support Manager
6 9 (9.47%) IT Support Manager
7 8 (8.42%) Technical Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Technical Support
7 8 (8.42%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (7.37%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (7.37%) Service Manager
8 7 (7.37%) Consultant
9 6 (6.32%) Security Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) Application Packaging
2 4 (4.21%) CSS
3 3 (3.16%) .NET
4 2 (2.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.11%) HTML
5 1 (1.05%) J2EE
5 1 (1.05%) jQuery
5 1 (1.05%) XML
5 1 (1.05%) XSLT
5 1 (1.05%) ODBC
5 1 (1.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.26%) Thin Client
2 5 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.21%) iPhone
3 4 (4.21%) iPad
3 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.16%) AS400
5 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.05%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.05%) Physics
6 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (37.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (32.63%) Windows XP
4 20 (21.05%) Linux
5 17 (17.89%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.21%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (46.32%) ITIL
2 16 (16.84%) Change Management
3 12 (12.63%) CRM
4 7 (7.37%) Network Design
5 6 (6.32%) Project Management
6 5 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.26%) BCP
6 5 (5.26%) Coaching
7 4 (4.21%) Logistics
8 3 (3.16%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.16%) Network Management
8 3 (3.16%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.11%) Data Privacy
9 2 (2.11%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.11%) Workflow
9 2 (2.11%) Migration
9 2 (2.11%) Project Planning
9 2 (2.11%) Use Case
9 2 (2.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.47%) VBScript
3 7 (7.37%) SQL
4 4 (4.21%) VB
4 4 (4.21%) C#
5 3 (3.16%) PHP
6 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.11%) C++
6 2 (2.11%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.05%) Java
7 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (24.21%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (22.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (15.79%) MCSE
4 14 (14.74%) CCNA
4 14 (14.74%) Degree
5 13 (13.68%) CCNP
6 10 (10.53%) CCSE
7 9 (9.47%) JNCIA
7 9 (9.47%) JNCIS
7 9 (9.47%) CCSA
7 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (5.26%) HNC
8 5 (5.26%) HND
9 4 (4.21%) MCP
9 4 (4.21%) CCSP
10 3 (3.16%) MCSA
11 2 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
12 1 (1.05%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.74%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 40 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.68%) XenApp
3 8 (8.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.37%) XenDesktop
5 6 (6.32%) vSphere
6 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (11.58%) SCCM
2 6 (6.32%) WSUS
3 2 (2.11%) SCOM
3 2 (2.11%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.11%) Windows Intune
3 2 (2.11%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.11%) SCSM
Vendors
1 55 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 23 (24.21%) Cisco
3 19 (20.00%) Juniper
3 19 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 19 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 18 (18.95%) F5
4 18 (18.95%) McAfee
4 18 (18.95%) Websense
5 17 (17.89%) Citrix
5 17 (17.89%) Lumension
5 17 (17.89%) Aruba
5 17 (17.89%) SonicWALL
6 12 (12.63%) Wyse
7 10 (10.53%) Clearswift
8 8 (8.42%) VMware
8 8 (8.42%) Trend Micro
9 4 (4.21%) Apple
9 4 (4.21%) Avaya
10 3 (3.16%) CA
10 3 (3.16%) AirMagnet
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