The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 19 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 109 85 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 11.51% 10.77% 17.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.86% 42.50% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 103 66 137
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
Windows
East Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
243 200 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 25.66% 25.35% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 218 163 343
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Windows
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Windows Salary Trend in Brighton

Windows
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Windows 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.

1 92 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 91 (34.87%) Linux
3 70 (26.82%) VMware
4 69 (26.44%) Active Directory
5 67 (25.67%) SQL
6 59 (22.61%) SQL Server
6 59 (22.61%) MS Exchange
7 53 (20.31%) MS Office
7 53 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 48 (18.39%) Windows 7
9 43 (16.48%) MS Excel
10 42 (16.09%) Cisco
11 40 (15.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 39 (14.94%) Degree
13 38 (14.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 36 (13.79%) Android
14 36 (13.79%) VoIP
14 36 (13.79%) MySQL
14 36 (13.79%) IIS
15 34 (13.03%) Web Services
15 34 (13.03%) Citrix
16 33 (12.64%) Ubuntu
17 32 (12.26%) JavaScript
17 32 (12.26%) C++
17 32 (12.26%) DHCP
18 31 (11.88%) Apple iOS
18 31 (11.88%) C#
18 31 (11.88%) Bash Shell
19 30 (11.49%) TCP/IP
19 30 (11.49%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Windows 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 59 (22.61%) MS Exchange
2 36 (13.79%) IIS
3 21 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 21 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (7.28%) OpenStack
5 16 (6.13%) SharePoint
5 16 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (5.36%) Tomcat
6 14 (5.36%) Lync
7 13 (4.98%) Node.js
8 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.15%) CMS
9 3 (1.15%) Kentico
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 53 (20.31%) MS Office
2 43 (16.48%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.07%) SaaS
2 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (13.79%) VoIP
2 32 (12.26%) DHCP
3 30 (11.49%) TCP/IP
4 29 (11.11%) DNS
4 29 (11.11%) VLAN
5 28 (10.73%) SAN
6 18 (6.90%) Firewall
7 16 (6.13%) Wireshark
8 15 (5.75%) Internet
9 14 (5.36%) VPN
9 14 (5.36%) FTP
9 14 (5.36%) Cisco IOS
9 14 (5.36%) SSH
10 13 (4.98%) OpenVPN
10 13 (4.98%) DSL
11 11 (4.21%) WAN
12 10 (3.83%) iSCSI
13 9 (3.45%) LAN
14 7 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (2.30%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (22.61%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.79%) MySQL
3 21 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (4.98%) RDBMS
4 13 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (4.98%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (3.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.92%) Big Data
8 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.38%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.38%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (5.36%) Selenium
2 12 (4.60%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (4.60%) Xcode
3 9 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.45%) WebDriver
4 8 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.07%) Selenium IDE
5 7 (2.68%) Subversion
6 5 (1.92%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.53%) NUnit
7 4 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (1.53%) TestNG
7 4 (1.53%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.15%) JIRA
8 3 (1.15%) Hudson
9 2 (0.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.77%) Maven
General
1 23 (8.81%) Finance
2 10 (3.83%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.45%) Law
3 9 (3.45%) Marketing
4 5 (1.92%) Publishing
5 4 (1.53%) Legal
6 3 (1.15%) Electronics
6 3 (1.15%) Games
7 2 (0.77%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (26.05%) Developer
2 61 (23.37%) Analyst
3 53 (20.31%) Administrator
4 46 (17.62%) Support Engineer
4 46 (17.62%) Systems Administrator
5 41 (15.71%) Support Analyst
6 30 (11.49%) Systems Engineer
7 29 (11.11%) Systems Support
8 26 (9.96%) Systems Support Engineer
9 23 (8.81%) Help Desk Support
10 22 (8.43%) Systems Support Analyst
10 22 (8.43%) Systems Analyst
11 20 (7.66%) IT Support
12 19 (7.28%) Linux Administrator
12 19 (7.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 18 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
14 17 (6.51%) .NET Developer
15 16 (6.13%) 2nd Line Support
15 16 (6.13%) Help Desk Analyst
16 15 (5.75%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.03%) Web Services
2 30 (11.49%) .NET
3 29 (11.11%) XML
4 23 (8.81%) HTML
4 23 (8.81%) jQuery
5 21 (8.05%) Ajax
5 21 (8.05%) ASP.NET
6 19 (7.28%) Qt
7 14 (5.36%) WinForms
8 13 (4.98%) LAMP
9 12 (4.60%) CSS
10 10 (3.83%) iOS SDK
10 10 (3.83%) PhoneGap
11 8 (3.07%) COM+
11 8 (3.07%) WPF
12 7 (2.68%) Silverlight
12 7 (2.68%) HTML5
12 7 (2.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (1.53%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.05%) Open Source
2 12 (4.60%) Visualisation
3 10 (3.83%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.07%) Replication
6 7 (2.68%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.30%) EqualLogic
8 4 (1.53%) Social Media
8 4 (1.53%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.77%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.77%) User Experience
9 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 91 (34.87%) Linux
2 53 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (18.39%) Windows 7
4 38 (14.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (13.79%) Android
6 33 (12.64%) Ubuntu
7 31 (11.88%) Apple iOS
8 21 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (7.66%) Mac OS X
10 15 (5.75%) UNIX
11 14 (5.36%) Mac OS
12 13 (4.98%) Windows XP
13 10 (3.83%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (2.30%) VMS
15 5 (1.92%) Mac OS X Server
16 2 (0.77%) OpenBSD
16 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (11.11%) ITIL
2 25 (9.58%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (8.81%) MVC
5 19 (7.28%) Configuration Management
6 16 (6.13%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (5.75%) Software Engineering
8 13 (4.98%) Workflow
9 12 (4.60%) TDD
10 10 (3.83%) OO
10 10 (3.83%) Android Development
10 10 (3.83%) iOS Development
11 9 (3.45%) Analytics
11 9 (3.45%) Network Architecture
11 9 (3.45%) Scrum
11 9 (3.45%) Web Development
11 9 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (3.07%) Information Security
12 8 (3.07%) Information Security Management
12 8 (3.07%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (25.67%) SQL
2 32 (12.26%) JavaScript
2 32 (12.26%) C++
3 31 (11.88%) C#
3 31 (11.88%) Bash Shell
4 26 (9.96%) VB
5 21 (8.05%) Java
6 19 (7.28%) T-SQL
7 18 (6.90%) Python
8 13 (4.98%) Ruby
8 13 (4.98%) Perl
8 13 (4.98%) PHP
9 12 (4.60%) VBScript
10 10 (3.83%) Objective-C
10 10 (3.83%) VB6
10 10 (3.83%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.92%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.15%) VC++
13 2 (0.77%) XQuery
13 2 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 39 (14.94%) Degree
2 21 (8.05%) MCP
3 11 (4.21%) CCNA
3 11 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (2.68%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.68%) ISEB
6 5 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.77%) MCSA
10 1 (0.38%) CCNP
10 1 (0.38%) HND
10 1 (0.38%) MCSE
10 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.38%) MCTS
10 1 (0.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.77%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 69 (26.44%) Active Directory
2 40 (15.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.28%) KVM
4 13 (4.98%) LXC
4 13 (4.98%) Postfix
5 10 (3.83%) XenDesktop
6 9 (3.45%) vSphere
6 9 (3.45%) VMware Server
7 7 (2.68%) Terminal Services
7 7 (2.68%) XenApp
8 6 (2.30%) NFS
9 4 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.15%) Samba
11 1 (0.38%) XenServer
11 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (3.83%) Backup Exec
2 7 (2.68%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (2.30%) Puppet
3 6 (2.30%) NetCrunch
3 6 (2.30%) Ansible
3 6 (2.30%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 70 (26.82%) VMware
3 42 (16.09%) Cisco
4 34 (13.03%) Citrix
5 14 (5.36%) Polycom
6 10 (3.83%) Dell
6 10 (3.83%) EMC
6 10 (3.83%) McAfee
7 7 (2.68%) Symantec
7 7 (2.68%) HP
7 7 (2.68%) SonicWALL
8 6 (2.30%) Splunk
9 3 (1.15%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.15%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.15%) NetApp
9 3 (1.15%) Veritas
10 2 (0.77%) Oracle
11 1 (0.38%) Progress
11 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.38%) Sophos
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