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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 19 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 115 94 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 11.88% 11.46% 16.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.07% 42.53% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 109 72 135
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 £22,400 £24,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
267 221 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 27.58% 26.95% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 238 180 369
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 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
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 27 November 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (33.95%) Linux
2 89 (32.84%) Microsoft
3 70 (25.83%) Active Directory
3 70 (25.83%) VMware
4 65 (23.99%) SQL
5 62 (22.88%) SQL Server
6 60 (22.14%) MS Exchange
6 60 (22.14%) Windows 7
7 58 (21.40%) MS Office
8 56 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (17.34%) MS Excel
10 46 (16.97%) Cisco
11 43 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 42 (15.50%) VoIP
13 41 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 39 (14.39%) ITIL
14 39 (14.39%) Ubuntu
15 38 (14.02%) MySQL
15 38 (14.02%) JavaScript
16 37 (13.65%) Citrix
17 36 (13.28%) .NET
17 36 (13.28%) DHCP
17 36 (13.28%) Android
18 35 (12.92%) IIS
18 35 (12.92%) C#
19 34 (12.55%) TCP/IP
19 34 (12.55%) Bash Shell
20 33 (12.18%) Apple iOS
21 32 (11.81%) Degree
22 31 (11.44%) C++

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 60 (22.14%) MS Exchange
2 35 (12.92%) IIS
3 22 (8.12%) OpenStack
4 20 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (5.90%) Node.js
6 16 (5.90%) SharePoint
7 15 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (4.80%) Lync
9 12 (4.43%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.48%) CMS
11 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (1.11%) Kentico
13 1 (0.37%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 58 (21.40%) MS Office
2 47 (17.34%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.58%) SaaS
2 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.50%) VoIP
2 36 (13.28%) DHCP
3 34 (12.55%) TCP/IP
4 30 (11.07%) VLAN
5 28 (10.33%) DNS
6 27 (9.96%) SAN
7 19 (7.01%) Firewall
8 16 (5.90%) Wireshark
8 16 (5.90%) Internet
9 15 (5.54%) VPN
10 14 (5.17%) FTP
10 14 (5.17%) Cisco IOS
10 14 (5.17%) SSH
11 13 (4.80%) OpenVPN
11 13 (4.80%) DSL
12 11 (4.06%) WAN
13 10 (3.69%) Asterisk PBX
13 10 (3.69%) iSCSI
14 9 (3.32%) LAN
15 7 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (22.88%) SQL Server
2 38 (14.02%) MySQL
3 24 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (5.90%) RDBMS
4 16 (5.90%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.85%) Big Data
10 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.37%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.37%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (5.17%) Xcode
1 14 (5.17%) Selenium
2 12 (4.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (4.06%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.32%) WebDriver
5 8 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.95%) Subversion
5 8 (2.95%) Selenium IDE
6 7 (2.58%) SpecFlow
6 7 (2.58%) NUnit
6 7 (2.58%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (2.21%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.21%) Hudson
8 4 (1.48%) TestNG
9 3 (1.11%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.11%) JIRA
10 2 (0.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (9.59%) Finance
2 13 (4.80%) Law
3 8 (2.95%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.95%) Marketing
4 4 (1.48%) Publishing
4 4 (1.48%) Legal
5 3 (1.11%) Electronics
5 3 (1.11%) Games
6 2 (0.74%) Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (27.31%) Developer
2 66 (24.35%) Analyst
3 56 (20.66%) Administrator
4 47 (17.34%) Systems Administrator
5 43 (15.87%) Support Analyst
6 41 (15.13%) Support Engineer
7 30 (11.07%) Systems Engineer
7 30 (11.07%) Help Desk Support
8 28 (10.33%) Systems Support
9 25 (9.23%) Systems Support Engineer
10 23 (8.49%) Help Desk Analyst
11 22 (8.12%) Systems Analyst
11 22 (8.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 22 (8.12%) Systems Support Analyst
11 22 (8.12%) Linux Administrator
12 20 (7.38%) IT Support
13 18 (6.64%) 1st Line Support
14 17 (6.27%) .NET Developer
15 15 (5.54%) C++ Developer
16 14 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (13.28%) .NET
2 30 (11.07%) Web Services
3 27 (9.96%) XML
3 27 (9.96%) HTML
4 22 (8.12%) ASP.NET
4 22 (8.12%) jQuery
5 19 (7.01%) Ajax
6 16 (5.90%) Qt
7 15 (5.54%) WinForms
8 13 (4.80%) LAMP
8 13 (4.80%) CSS
9 12 (4.43%) iOS SDK
9 12 (4.43%) PhoneGap
10 9 (3.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (2.95%) COM+
12 7 (2.58%) LINQ
12 7 (2.58%) HTML5
13 6 (2.21%) WPF
13 6 (2.21%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.86%) Open Source
2 12 (4.43%) Visualisation
3 8 (2.95%) Replication
4 7 (2.58%) EqualLogic
4 7 (2.58%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.48%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.48%) Social Media
6 4 (1.48%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.74%) User Experience
8 1 (0.37%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 92 (33.95%) Linux
2 60 (22.14%) Windows 7
3 56 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (14.39%) Ubuntu
6 36 (13.28%) Android
7 33 (12.18%) Apple iOS
8 26 (9.59%) Mac OS X
9 19 (7.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (6.27%) Mac OS
10 17 (6.27%) UNIX
10 17 (6.27%) Windows XP
11 12 (4.43%) Windows Mobile
12 8 (2.95%) Mac OS X Server
13 6 (2.21%) VMS
14 2 (0.74%) OpenBSD
14 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (14.39%) ITIL
2 27 (9.96%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (8.86%) MVC
4 23 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (8.12%) Configuration Management
6 19 (7.01%) Performance Monitoring
7 16 (5.90%) Workflow
8 14 (5.17%) TDD
9 12 (4.43%) Scrum
9 12 (4.43%) Android Development
9 12 (4.43%) iOS Development
10 11 (4.06%) Information Security Management
10 11 (4.06%) Security Management
10 11 (4.06%) Information Security
11 10 (3.69%) Analytics
12 8 (2.95%) Network Architecture
12 8 (2.95%) Line Management
12 8 (2.95%) Software Engineering
12 8 (2.95%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (2.95%) OO
Programming Languages
1 65 (23.99%) SQL
2 38 (14.02%) JavaScript
3 35 (12.92%) C#
4 34 (12.55%) Bash Shell
5 31 (11.44%) C++
5 31 (11.44%) VB
6 21 (7.75%) Python
7 19 (7.01%) Java
8 17 (6.27%) Ruby
9 16 (5.90%) Perl
9 16 (5.90%) T-SQL
10 15 (5.54%) VB6
11 13 (4.80%) VB.NET
11 13 (4.80%) PHP
12 12 (4.43%) VBScript
12 12 (4.43%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.48%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.11%) VC++
15 1 (0.37%) C
15 1 (0.37%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 32 (11.81%) Degree
2 17 (6.27%) MCP
3 12 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.06%) CCNA
5 9 (3.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (2.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (2.58%) ISTQB
7 7 (2.58%) ISEB
8 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.11%) MCSA
10 2 (0.74%) CCNP
10 2 (0.74%) MCSE
11 1 (0.37%) MCTS
11 1 (0.37%) MCITP
11 1 (0.37%) CCIP
11 1 (0.37%) HND
11 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.74%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 70 (25.83%) Active Directory
2 41 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (8.12%) KVM
4 16 (5.90%) LXC
5 13 (4.80%) Postfix
6 10 (3.69%) XenDesktop
6 10 (3.69%) vSphere
7 8 (2.95%) VMware Server
8 7 (2.58%) Terminal Services
8 7 (2.58%) XenApp
9 6 (2.21%) Samba
9 6 (2.21%) NFS
10 4 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.37%) vCloud
11 1 (0.37%) XenServer
11 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (3.69%) Backup Exec
2 7 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (2.21%) Puppet
3 6 (2.21%) NetCrunch
3 6 (2.21%) Ansible
3 6 (2.21%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 70 (25.83%) VMware
3 46 (16.97%) Cisco
4 37 (13.65%) Citrix
5 14 (5.17%) Polycom
6 10 (3.69%) EMC
6 10 (3.69%) McAfee
7 9 (3.32%) Dell
8 7 (2.58%) Symantec
8 7 (2.58%) SonicWALL
8 7 (2.58%) HP
9 6 (2.21%) Splunk
10 4 (1.48%) NetApp
11 3 (1.11%) Veritas
11 3 (1.11%) Xamarin
11 3 (1.11%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.37%) F5
12 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.37%) Progress
12 1 (0.37%) ProCurve
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