The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank - 42 26
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 0 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone - 4.42% 2.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 15.07% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 1
Average salary - £21,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
Windows 7
Kent

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

Operating Systems Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 73 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 34.88% 29.32% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 43
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Maidstone

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Websense
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) Aruba
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Lumension
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Trend Micro
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) JNCIA
2 4 (80.00%) CCSA
2 4 (80.00%) Clearswift
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCSA
2 4 (80.00%) JNCIA
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (20.00%) CCSE
3 1 (20.00%) CCSP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Websense
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) Aruba
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Lumension
2 4 (80.00%) Trend Micro
2 4 (80.00%) Clearswift
Maidstone, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago