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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 58 87 63
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 41 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.21% 2.00% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.45% 8.52% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 14
Average salary £24,500 £24,750 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.01% -20.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- -17.18%
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
358 270 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.79% 23.46% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 313 225 200
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Stansted - 6 £22,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £17,000 -
Whitstable - 5 £21,500 -
West Malling - 2 £77,500 -
Tonbridge -7 1 £31,500 +43.18%
Faversham - 1 £37,500 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (67.82%) Microsoft
3 56 (64.37%) MS Office
4 42 (48.28%) MS Excel
5 37 (42.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (39.08%) Active Directory
7 29 (33.33%) Cisco
8 27 (31.03%) Firewall
8 27 (31.03%) VMware
8 27 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (29.89%) Windows 8
10 25 (28.74%) Windows XP
11 22 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (22.99%) MS Exchange
13 19 (21.84%) Linux
14 18 (20.69%) LAN
14 18 (20.69%) WAN
14 18 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (19.54%) Hyper-V
15 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (18.39%) iPhone
16 16 (18.39%) VPN
16 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
17 15 (17.24%) Wireless
17 15 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (16.09%) Change Management
18 14 (16.09%) Citrix
18 14 (16.09%) Apple
18 14 (16.09%) CCNA
18 14 (16.09%) SCCM

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 20 (22.99%) MS Exchange
2 13 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.45%) Lync
8 2 (2.30%) CMS
8 2 (2.30%) WorkSite
8 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 56 (64.37%) MS Office
2 42 (48.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) Office 365
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.03%) Firewall
2 18 (20.69%) LAN
2 18 (20.69%) WAN
3 16 (18.39%) VPN
4 15 (17.24%) Wireless
5 13 (14.94%) VLAN
6 11 (12.64%) SMTP
7 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
7 10 (11.49%) DNS
7 10 (11.49%) Internet
7 10 (11.49%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (10.34%) IMAP
8 9 (10.34%) SAN
8 9 (10.34%) DHCP
9 8 (9.20%) ADSL
9 8 (9.20%) DMZ
10 6 (6.90%) HTTP
11 5 (5.75%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (4.60%) WLAN
12 4 (4.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Fiddler
2 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.90%) AdminStudio
3 6 (6.90%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.30%) Selenium
4 2 (2.30%) Firebug
5 1 (1.15%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.15%) Subversion
5 1 (1.15%) JIRA
5 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Law
2 6 (6.90%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Legal
4 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Support Engineer
2 11 (12.64%) Network Engineer
2 11 (12.64%) Analyst
3 10 (11.49%) 1st Line Support
4 9 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (9.20%) Systems Support
5 8 (9.20%) Systems Support Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.90%) Junior
7 6 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) IT Support
7 6 (6.90%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) MAPI
1 8 (9.20%) .NET
2 7 (8.05%) CSS
2 7 (8.05%) HTML
3 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 6 (6.90%) Application Packaging
3 6 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (3.45%) VRML
4 3 (3.45%) WCF
4 3 (3.45%) JSON
4 3 (3.45%) HTML5
4 3 (3.45%) CSS3
4 3 (3.45%) SGML
4 3 (3.45%) CGI
4 3 (3.45%) EDI
4 3 (3.45%) SOAP
4 3 (3.45%) Web Services
4 3 (3.45%) XML
5 1 (1.15%) jQuery
5 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (18.39%) iPhone
3 13 (14.94%) Blackberry
4 8 (9.20%) PDA
5 6 (6.90%) Thin Client
5 6 (6.90%) iPad
5 6 (6.90%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.30%) Handset
7 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.15%) AS400
7 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (42.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (29.89%) Windows 8
5 25 (28.74%) Windows XP
6 19 (21.84%) Linux
7 15 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (10.34%) Android
9 8 (9.20%) Mac OS X
9 8 (9.20%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.09%) Change Management
2 13 (14.94%) ITIL
3 8 (9.20%) CRM
4 6 (6.90%) Scrum
4 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.75%) Coaching
5 5 (5.75%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.75%) BCP
5 5 (5.75%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.60%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.45%) Data Privacy
7 3 (3.45%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.45%) Network Management
7 3 (3.45%) Software Architecture
7 3 (3.45%) Project Management
7 3 (3.45%) Migration
7 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.05%) VBScript
2 7 (8.05%) C#
3 6 (6.90%) VB.NET
3 6 (6.90%) TypeScript
4 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.15%) PHP
5 1 (1.15%) VB
5 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (16.09%) CCNA
3 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (12.64%) MCSE
5 10 (11.49%) CCNP
6 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
7 5 (5.75%) JNCIA
7 5 (5.75%) CCSA
8 4 (4.60%) MCP
8 4 (4.60%) CCSP
8 4 (4.60%) JNCIS
8 4 (4.60%) CCSE
9 2 (2.30%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.30%) MCITP
9 2 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.15%) MOS
10 1 (1.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) SLA
2 3 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 34 (39.08%) Active Directory
2 22 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (19.54%) Hyper-V
4 12 (13.79%) XenApp
5 8 (9.20%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (8.05%) XenDesktop
7 6 (6.90%) vSphere
8 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.15%) MDaemon
8 1 (1.15%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) SCCM
2 9 (10.34%) WSUS
2 9 (10.34%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.30%) Windows Intune
3 2 (2.30%) SCOM
3 2 (2.30%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.30%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.30%) SCSM
4 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 59 (67.82%) Microsoft
2 29 (33.33%) Cisco
3 27 (31.03%) VMware
4 14 (16.09%) Citrix
4 14 (16.09%) Apple
5 11 (12.64%) CheckPoint
5 11 (12.64%) McAfee
6 10 (11.49%) Juniper
6 10 (11.49%) Wyse
6 10 (11.49%) Blue Coat
7 9 (10.34%) SonicWALL
7 9 (10.34%) Lumension
7 9 (10.34%) Aruba
7 9 (10.34%) F5
7 9 (10.34%) Symantec
7 9 (10.34%) Websense
7 9 (10.34%) Avaya
8 8 (9.20%) Draytek
9 5 (5.75%) Mitel
9 5 (5.75%) Trend Micro