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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 30 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 117 58 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 12.93% 8.07% 19.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.18% 37.66% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 110 46 145
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £20,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
220 154 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 24.31% 21.42% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 195 128 273
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £20,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £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 29 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 87 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 82 (33.74%) Linux
3 71 (29.22%) Active Directory
4 66 (27.16%) SQL
5 65 (26.75%) VMware
6 57 (23.46%) SQL Server
7 50 (20.58%) MS Exchange
8 47 (19.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 45 (18.52%) MS Office
10 41 (16.87%) MS Excel
11 40 (16.46%) Degree
12 39 (16.05%) Cisco
13 36 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
14 35 (14.40%) Web Services
15 33 (13.58%) C#
15 33 (13.58%) Android
15 33 (13.58%) Windows 7
15 33 (13.58%) Windows Server 2012
16 32 (13.17%) IIS
17 31 (12.76%) Windows Server 2003
18 29 (11.93%) XML
18 29 (11.93%) Software Engineering
19 28 (11.52%) JavaScript
19 28 (11.52%) Exchange Server 2010
20 27 (11.11%) jQuery
20 27 (11.11%) C++
20 27 (11.11%) Citrix
20 27 (11.11%) MVC
21 26 (10.70%) DNS
21 26 (10.70%) HTML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 50 (20.58%) MS Exchange
2 32 (13.17%) IIS
3 28 (11.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (7.82%) Lync
6 16 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (5.76%) Tomcat
8 12 (4.94%) SharePoint
8 12 (4.94%) OpenStack
9 11 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (2.88%) Node.js
11 5 (2.06%) CMS
12 3 (1.23%) Kentico
13 2 (0.82%) Apache
13 2 (0.82%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.82%) Orchard CMS
14 1 (0.41%) nginx
14 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.41%) Documentum
Applications
1 45 (18.52%) MS Office
2 41 (16.87%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.53%) SaaS
2 7 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.65%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) IaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.70%) DNS
2 24 (9.88%) SAN
3 23 (9.47%) VoIP
4 22 (9.05%) DHCP
5 18 (7.41%) VLAN
6 17 (7.00%) TCP/IP
6 17 (7.00%) Firewall
7 9 (3.70%) Unified Communications
7 9 (3.70%) iSCSI
8 8 (3.29%) Internet
9 7 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (2.88%) Wireshark
9 7 (2.88%) WAN
10 6 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (2.47%) FTP
10 6 (2.47%) VPN
11 5 (2.06%) OpenVPN
11 5 (2.06%) OpenLDAP
11 5 (2.06%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (2.06%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (23.46%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.88%) MySQL
3 17 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (2.88%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.88%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.47%) Big Data
9 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.41%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.41%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.41%) OLAP
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.94%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.53%) Eclipse
3 10 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.70%) Selenium
5 7 (2.88%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (2.88%) Xcode
6 6 (2.47%) Subversion
7 5 (2.06%) Selenium IDE
7 5 (2.06%) JIRA
8 4 (1.65%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.82%) Maven
9 2 (0.82%) TestNG
9 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.82%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.41%) Trac
10 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.41%) Firebug
10 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (8.64%) Finance
2 12 (4.94%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.53%) Marketing
4 5 (2.06%) Publishing
5 4 (1.65%) Games
6 2 (0.82%) Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.41%) Law
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (25.93%) Developer
2 43 (17.70%) Analyst
2 43 (17.70%) Administrator
3 37 (15.23%) Support Engineer
4 36 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
5 26 (10.70%) Support Analyst
6 21 (8.64%) Software Developer
7 20 (8.23%) IT Support
7 20 (8.23%) Software Engineer
8 19 (7.82%) Systems Engineer
8 19 (7.82%) 1st Line Support
8 19 (7.82%) .NET Developer
9 18 (7.41%) C# Developer
10 17 (7.00%) Systems Support
11 15 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
12 14 (5.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 14 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (5.35%) Systems Support Engineer
14 12 (4.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 12 (4.94%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.40%) Web Services
2 29 (11.93%) XML
3 27 (11.11%) jQuery
4 26 (10.70%) HTML
4 26 (10.70%) .NET
5 24 (9.88%) Ajax
6 22 (9.05%) Qt
6 22 (9.05%) ASP.NET
7 18 (7.41%) CSS
8 12 (4.94%) WinForms
9 11 (4.53%) WPF
10 10 (4.12%) Silverlight
10 10 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (3.29%) COM+
11 8 (3.29%) HTML5
12 6 (2.47%) LAMP
12 6 (2.47%) WCF
13 5 (2.06%) PhoneGap
13 5 (2.06%) iOS SDK
13 5 (2.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.00%) Open Source
2 15 (6.17%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.94%) Algorithms
5 10 (4.12%) Visualisation
6 9 (3.70%) Replication
7 4 (1.65%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.82%) Social Media
9 2 (0.82%) User Experience
9 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 82 (33.74%) Linux
2 47 (19.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (13.58%) Android
3 33 (13.58%) Windows 7
3 33 (13.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (12.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (9.88%) Ubuntu
6 23 (9.47%) Apple iOS
7 12 (4.94%) Mac OS X
8 11 (4.53%) Mac OS
9 9 (3.70%) UNIX
10 7 (2.88%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.06%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (1.65%) VMS
12 4 (1.65%) Mac OS X Server
13 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.41%) Debian
14 1 (0.41%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (11.93%) Software Engineering
2 27 (11.11%) MVC
3 26 (10.70%) ITIL
4 23 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (8.23%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (7.41%) OO
7 15 (6.17%) TDD
8 14 (5.76%) Web Development
8 14 (5.76%) Configuration Management
9 11 (4.53%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (4.53%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (3.70%) Network Architecture
11 8 (3.29%) Analytics
12 7 (2.88%) Problem Management
12 7 (2.88%) Workflow
13 6 (2.47%) Software Testing
13 6 (2.47%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (2.47%) Scrum
13 6 (2.47%) Validation
13 6 (2.47%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 66 (27.16%) SQL
2 33 (13.58%) C#
3 28 (11.52%) JavaScript
4 27 (11.11%) C++
5 22 (9.05%) T-SQL
6 21 (8.64%) Java
7 17 (7.00%) Bash Shell
8 13 (5.35%) Python
9 12 (4.94%) VB
10 10 (4.12%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.88%) Perl
11 7 (2.88%) Ruby
12 6 (2.47%) PHP
12 6 (2.47%) VBScript
13 5 (2.06%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.06%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.82%) VB6
14 2 (0.82%) XQuery
14 2 (0.82%) C
14 2 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 40 (16.46%) Degree
2 24 (9.88%) MCP
3 12 (4.94%) CCNA
3 12 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.23%) JNCIA
5 3 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.82%) ISEB
6 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) MCSA
7 1 (0.41%) CCNP
7 1 (0.41%) MCITP
7 1 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.82%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (29.22%) Active Directory
2 36 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.94%) KVM
4 10 (4.12%) vSphere
4 10 (4.12%) XenDesktop
5 9 (3.70%) VMware Server
6 7 (2.88%) LXC
6 7 (2.88%) XenApp
7 5 (2.06%) Postfix
7 5 (2.06%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.06%) NFS
8 4 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.41%) XenServer
10 1 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (4.12%) Backup Exec
2 7 (2.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (2.47%) NetCrunch
4 5 (2.06%) Ansible
4 5 (2.06%) Puppet
5 4 (1.65%) SCCM
6 3 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.23%) WSUS
7 1 (0.41%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.41%) SCOM
7 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 87 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 65 (26.75%) VMware
3 39 (16.05%) Cisco
4 27 (11.11%) Citrix
5 11 (4.53%) HP
6 10 (4.12%) EMC
6 10 (4.12%) McAfee
7 8 (3.29%) Dell
8 7 (2.88%) SonicWALL
8 7 (2.88%) Symantec
9 6 (2.47%) NetApp
9 6 (2.47%) Splunk
10 5 (2.06%) Polycom
11 3 (1.23%) Xamarin
11 3 (1.23%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.23%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.23%) Veritas
11 3 (1.23%) Juniper
11 3 (1.23%) IBM
12 2 (0.82%) Oracle
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