Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 87 88
Rank change year-on-year +24 +1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 26 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.89% 1.75% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.56% 8.00% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 29
Kent median annual salary £25,750 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.17% +9.09% +1.85%
10th Percentile £18,875 £17,850 £20,750
90th Percentile £41,875 £35,000 £40,000
South East median annual salary £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -1.79% +1.82% -5.17%

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 207 275 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.00% 21.91% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 161 240 313
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,133
% change year-on-year +1.19% -0.31% +1.52%

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 20 March 2019.

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 20 March 2019. 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
Dartford +11 7 £37,500 +66.67% 1
Sevenoaks - 6 £25,000 -
Tonbridge -8 4 £19,500 -20.41%
Tunbridge Wells +17 3 £28,000 +49.33%
West Malling - 1 £45,000 -
Swanley - 1 £25,000 -
Canterbury - 1 £21,000 -
Chatham - 1 £31,000 -
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
3 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
4 17 (65.38%) Windows 10
5 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
6 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (50.00%) Windows 8
7 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 13 (50.00%) LAN
7 13 (50.00%) WAN
8 12 (46.15%) Office 365
9 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
10 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
10 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (19.23%) VMware
12 4 (15.38%) Firewall
12 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
12 4 (15.38%) ITIL
12 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (15.38%) Citrix
13 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 3 (11.54%) MCP
13 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
14 2 (7.69%) MCITP
14 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
14 2 (7.69%) Finance
14 2 (7.69%) Wireless

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 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) LAN
1 13 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) Broadband
3 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (26.92%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 7 (26.92%) IT Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Technician
6 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technician
7 1 (3.85%) Mac Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.85%) iPad
1 1 (3.85%) iPhone
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
1 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows 10
3 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Due Diligence
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) Line Management
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCP
3 2 (7.69%) A+ Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) MCITP
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.85%) MCDST
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Apple
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Sage
4 2 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (3.85%) Sophos
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec