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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
South East / Kent
Rank 68 72 62
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 15 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.87% 2.92% 3.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.67% 9.65% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 31
Median salary £40,000 £29,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% +16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year - +3.77%  

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 173 342 360
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 21.54% 30.27% 38.01%
Number of salaries quoted 140 297 308
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 25 March 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 25 March 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 - 8 £40,000 - 1
Chatham +1 3 £26,250 +16.66%
Whitstable - 2 £20,800 -
Sittingbourne +5 1 - -
West Malling -5 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (74.29%) MS Excel
3 26 (74.29%) MS Office
3 26 (74.29%) Windows Server
4 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
4 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (51.43%) LAN
5 18 (51.43%) WAN
6 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (34.29%) Office 365
7 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (31.43%) Cisco
8 11 (31.43%) Wireless
9 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (28.57%) Firewall
9 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (28.57%) SLA
9 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 10 (28.57%) Linux
9 10 (28.57%) Windows XP
9 10 (28.57%) Windows 10
10 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
10 9 (25.71%) CCNP
11 8 (22.86%) VMware
11 8 (22.86%) Mitel
11 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
11 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (17.14%) Change Management

Windows 7
Top Related 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 26 (74.29%) MS Excel
1 26 (74.29%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) LAN
1 18 (51.43%) WAN
2 11 (31.43%) Wireless
3 10 (28.57%) Firewall
4 6 (17.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (17.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (17.14%) IP Telephony
4 6 (17.14%) Network Security
5 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.57%) SAN
6 3 (8.57%) VLAN
6 3 (8.57%) VPN
7 2 (5.71%) DHCP
7 2 (5.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) IT Support
2 7 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Active Directory Support
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Escalation Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Telephony Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Telephony Support
4 5 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) REST
1 5 (14.29%) SOAP
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (8.57%) iPad
2 3 (8.57%) iPhone
3 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) AS400
4 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Windows Server
3 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (28.57%) Linux
5 10 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 10 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 6 (17.14%) Android
6 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
7 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Change Management
1 6 (17.14%) CRM
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) ERP
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (25.71%) CCNP
4 6 (17.14%) CCSE
4 6 (17.14%) MCITP
5 5 (14.29%) MCSA
5 5 (14.29%) MCTS
6 4 (11.43%) CCNA
6 4 (11.43%) MCSE
7 3 (8.57%) MCP
8 2 (5.71%) MCDST
9 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
2 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Cisco
3 8 (22.86%) Mitel
3 8 (22.86%) VMware
4 6 (17.14%) Apple
4 6 (17.14%) Aruba
4 6 (17.14%) Blue Coat
4 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
4 6 (17.14%) Dell
4 6 (17.14%) F5
4 6 (17.14%) Forcepoint
4 6 (17.14%) Fortinet
4 6 (17.14%) HP
4 6 (17.14%) Nortel
4 6 (17.14%) Palo Alto
4 6 (17.14%) Sourcefire
5 5 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (11.43%) Avaya
7 3 (8.57%) Remedy
8 1 (2.86%) Capita
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