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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 68 80
Rank change year-on-year +18 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 28 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.19% 2.27% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 9.09% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 19
Median salary £22,500 £23,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% -17.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £20,100 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £35,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year - +5.76%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 196 242 354
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 29.30% 24.95% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 167 218 305
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 9 £31,250 - 1
Sittingbourne - 4 £23,250 -
Chatham +5 2 £28,500 +20.00%
Dartford - 2 £22,500 -
Rochester -3 1 - -
Sevenoaks -3 1 £21,500 -23.21%
West Malling - 1 £26,500 -
Canterbury - 1 £27,500 -
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (72.09%) Microsoft
4 26 (60.47%) Active Directory
5 25 (58.14%) Windows 10
6 24 (55.81%) Windows Server
7 19 (44.19%) SLA
8 18 (41.86%) LAN
9 17 (39.53%) WAN
9 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (37.21%) Windows XP
11 15 (34.88%) Cisco
11 15 (34.88%) Wireless
12 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
13 13 (30.23%) Linux
14 12 (27.91%) ITIL
15 11 (25.58%) Windows 8
16 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
17 9 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
17 9 (20.93%) Forcepoint
17 9 (20.93%) Change Management
17 9 (20.93%) CRM
17 9 (20.93%) CCNP
17 9 (20.93%) Aruba
17 9 (20.93%) F5
17 9 (20.93%) Network Security
17 9 (20.93%) Blue Coat
17 9 (20.93%) CCSE
17 9 (20.93%) Sourcefire
17 9 (20.93%) Fortinet

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 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.98%) Confluence
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (74.42%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (13.95%) Acrobat
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) LAN
2 17 (39.53%) WAN
3 15 (34.88%) Wireless
4 9 (20.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 9 (20.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (20.93%) Network Security
5 7 (16.28%) DHCP
5 7 (16.28%) DNS
6 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.30%) Firewall
8 2 (4.65%) SAN
8 2 (4.65%) SMTP
8 2 (4.65%) VPN
9 1 (2.33%) 802.11
9 1 (2.33%) ADSL
9 1 (2.33%) DMZ
9 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.33%) ISDN
9 1 (2.33%) VLAN
9 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.30%) Advertising
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) IT Support
2 11 (25.58%) Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (20.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Escalation Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (18.60%) IT Technician
4 8 (18.60%) Support Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) IT Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 6 (13.95%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (11.63%) IT Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Support Technician
8 4 (9.30%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 4 (9.30%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.33%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) AS400
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.33%) CCTV
3 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.33%) iPhone
3 1 (2.33%) PDA
3 1 (2.33%) SCADA
3 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (58.14%) Windows 10
3 24 (55.81%) Windows Server
4 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (37.21%) Windows XP
6 13 (30.23%) Linux
7 11 (25.58%) Windows 8
8 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
11 2 (4.65%) Android
11 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
12 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) ITIL
2 9 (20.93%) Change Management
2 9 (20.93%) CRM
3 4 (9.30%) ERP
3 4 (9.30%) Migration
4 3 (6.98%) Break/Fix
5 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.33%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.33%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (2.33%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.33%) Software Licensing
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) CCNP
1 9 (20.93%) CCSE
1 9 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) MCDST
3 2 (4.65%) MCP
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (44.19%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (60.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.65%) XenApp
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (72.09%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) Cisco
3 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
4 9 (20.93%) Aruba
4 9 (20.93%) Blue Coat
4 9 (20.93%) F5
4 9 (20.93%) Forcepoint
4 9 (20.93%) Fortinet
4 9 (20.93%) Palo Alto
4 9 (20.93%) Sourcefire
5 7 (16.28%) Apple
6 6 (13.95%) Adobe
7 5 (11.63%) Remedy
8 4 (9.30%) Avaya
9 3 (6.98%) VMware
10 2 (4.65%) Citrix
10 2 (4.65%) HP
10 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
11 1 (2.33%) Meraki
11 1 (2.33%) QNAP
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