Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 82 126
Rank change year-on-year +9 +44 -62
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 38 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.86% 2.49% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.69% 9.93% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 21
Kent median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,875 £18,750
90th Percentile £34,750 £38,750 £31,500
South East median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% -1.79% +1.82%

Windows 7 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 325 433 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 24.47% 25.04% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 284 382 680
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,525 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,625 £58,750 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 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 in Kent.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Kent

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Kent over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 7 in Kent

Windows 7
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +27 7 £30,000 -18.92%
Sevenoaks +2 5 £22,500 -13.46%
Sittingbourne +1 3 £22,500 +18.42%
Dartford - 3 £22,500 -
Dover - 2 - -
Chatham - 2 - -
Tonbridge +3 1 £17,500 -
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 29 (76.32%) Microsoft Office
4 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
5 26 (68.42%) Windows 10
6 25 (65.79%) Windows Server
7 22 (57.89%) Windows 8
8 18 (47.37%) Office 365
9 17 (44.74%) MS Exchange
10 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
11 13 (34.21%) SLA
11 13 (34.21%) Cisco
12 12 (31.58%) DHCP
12 12 (31.58%) DNS
12 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (26.32%) ITIL
13 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (23.68%) LAN
15 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (21.05%) Remote Desktop
15 8 (21.05%) Software Deployment
16 7 (18.42%) Patch Management
16 7 (18.42%) Sophos
16 7 (18.42%) Android
16 7 (18.42%) iPhone
17 6 (15.79%) Retail
17 6 (15.79%) FirePass
17 6 (15.79%) SCCM
17 6 (15.79%) NAS
17 6 (15.79%) WAN

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (44.74%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (15.79%) Acrobat
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
2 12 (31.58%) DHCP
2 12 (31.58%) DNS
3 9 (23.68%) LAN
4 8 (21.05%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (15.79%) FirePass
5 6 (15.79%) NAS
5 6 (15.79%) WAN
6 5 (13.16%) VoIP
7 4 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (7.89%) Firewall
8 3 (7.89%) SAN
8 3 (7.89%) VLAN
8 3 (7.89%) VPN
8 3 (7.89%) Wireless
9 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
9 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (5.26%) Internet
9 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
9 2 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.79%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Desktop Support
2 11 (28.95%) Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) IT Support
3 10 (26.32%) Support Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (18.42%) Desktop Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (13.16%) IT Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) IT Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) IT Technician
7 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Deskside Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) iPhone
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Virtual Team
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) CCTV
5 1 (2.63%) iPad
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (68.42%) Windows 10
3 25 (65.79%) Windows Server
4 22 (57.89%) Windows 8
5 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (18.42%) Android
8 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Software Deployment
3 7 (18.42%) Patch Management
4 6 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (5.26%) Change Control
6 2 (5.26%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.26%) ITSM
6 2 (5.26%) Office Automation
6 2 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.63%) Break/Fix
7 1 (2.63%) Information Security
7 1 (2.63%) Logistics
7 1 (2.63%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) MCSA
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) Cisco
3 7 (18.42%) Sophos
4 6 (15.79%) Adobe
4 6 (15.79%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) VMware
6 3 (7.89%) Avaya
7 2 (5.26%) HP
7 2 (5.26%) Mitel
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) Apple
8 1 (2.63%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.63%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds