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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 152 83 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 13.39% 12.05% 16.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.55% 48.82% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 143 76 136
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
349 170 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 30.75% 24.67% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 311 162 349
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 93 (34.07%) Linux
2 79 (28.94%) Microsoft
3 70 (25.64%) Windows 7
4 62 (22.71%) Ubuntu
5 58 (21.25%) ITIL
6 53 (19.41%) VoIP
7 51 (18.68%) MS Excel
8 50 (18.32%) Mac OS X
9 49 (17.95%) SQL
10 48 (17.58%) SQL Server
10 48 (17.58%) Active Directory
11 45 (16.48%) VMware
11 45 (16.48%) Mac OS
12 42 (15.38%) MS Exchange
13 39 (14.29%) MS Office
14 36 (13.19%) C#
14 36 (13.19%) Degree
15 35 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
15 35 (12.82%) C++
15 35 (12.82%) Cisco
16 34 (12.45%) .NET
17 33 (12.09%) JavaScript
18 31 (11.36%) Android
19 30 (10.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 30 (10.99%) VB
19 30 (10.99%) Bash Shell
20 29 (10.62%) Citrix
21 28 (10.26%) Information Security
21 28 (10.26%) jQuery
21 28 (10.26%) Information Security Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 42 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 18 (6.59%) OpenStack
3 16 (5.86%) Node.js
3 16 (5.86%) IIS
4 12 (4.40%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.30%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.83%) Lync
7 4 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.37%) CMS
8 1 (0.37%) Flash Media Server
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 51 (18.68%) MS Excel
2 39 (14.29%) MS Office
3 4 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 53 (19.41%) VoIP
2 28 (10.26%) Asterisk PBX
3 27 (9.89%) TCP/IP
4 26 (9.52%) DHCP
5 24 (8.79%) DNS
6 23 (8.42%) VLAN
7 22 (8.06%) SAN
7 22 (8.06%) LDAP
8 12 (4.40%) FTP
8 12 (4.40%) VPN
8 12 (4.40%) Wireshark
8 12 (4.40%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (4.40%) SSH
9 11 (4.03%) OpenVPN
9 11 (4.03%) Internet
9 11 (4.03%) DSL
9 11 (4.03%) Firewall
10 9 (3.30%) WAN
11 7 (2.56%) LAN
12 5 (1.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.26%) MySQL
3 16 (5.86%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.86%) RDBMS
3 16 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.37%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (8.42%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.13%) Xcode
3 12 (4.40%) Selenium
3 12 (4.40%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (4.03%) Subversion
5 10 (3.66%) SpecFlow
5 10 (3.66%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (3.66%) NUnit
6 9 (3.30%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.30%) WebDriver
6 9 (3.30%) Hudson
7 8 (2.93%) Selenium IDE
7 8 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.20%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.47%) TestNG
10 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (9.52%) Finance
2 14 (5.13%) Law
3 7 (2.56%) Back Office
4 5 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.47%) Legal
6 3 (1.10%) Electronics
7 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 79 (28.94%) Developer
2 65 (23.81%) Analyst
3 54 (19.78%) Administrator
4 51 (18.68%) Systems Administrator
5 44 (16.12%) Support Analyst
6 39 (14.29%) Support Engineer
7 32 (11.72%) Systems Support
8 31 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
9 30 (10.99%) IT Manager
10 29 (10.62%) Help Desk Support
10 29 (10.62%) Systems Support Engineer
11 27 (9.89%) Systems Support Analyst
11 27 (9.89%) Systems Analyst
12 26 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
13 25 (9.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 25 (9.16%) 2nd Line Support
14 24 (8.79%) Help Desk Analyst
15 22 (8.06%) Software Developer
16 21 (7.69%) C++ Developer
17 20 (7.33%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.45%) .NET
2 28 (10.26%) jQuery
3 24 (8.79%) Web Services
4 20 (7.33%) ASP.NET
5 19 (6.96%) XML
5 19 (6.96%) HTML
6 16 (5.86%) WinForms
7 15 (5.49%) Ajax
8 14 (5.13%) iOS SDK
8 14 (5.13%) PhoneGap
9 11 (4.03%) LAMP
10 10 (3.66%) LINQ
11 9 (3.30%) Qt
11 9 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (2.93%) CSS
13 6 (2.20%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.83%) COM+
15 3 (1.10%) MFC
15 3 (1.10%) WCF
15 3 (1.10%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.59%) Social Media
2 16 (5.86%) Open Source
3 9 (3.30%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.56%) EqualLogic
4 7 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.83%) Statistics
6 4 (1.47%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.73%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.73%) Clustering
8 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.37%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 93 (34.07%) Linux
2 70 (25.64%) Windows 7
3 62 (22.71%) Ubuntu
4 50 (18.32%) Mac OS X
5 45 (16.48%) Mac OS
6 35 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (11.36%) Android
8 26 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (9.16%) Apple iOS
10 22 (8.06%) Mac OS X Server
11 17 (6.23%) UNIX
12 15 (5.49%) Windows XP
13 14 (5.13%) Windows Mobile
14 8 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (2.20%) VMS
16 2 (0.73%) OpenBSD
16 2 (0.73%) Solaris
17 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (21.25%) ITIL
2 28 (10.26%) Information Security Management
2 28 (10.26%) Security Management
2 28 (10.26%) Information Security
3 23 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (8.06%) MVC
4 22 (8.06%) Project Planning
5 18 (6.59%) Configuration Management
6 16 (5.86%) Workflow
6 16 (5.86%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (5.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (5.49%) Scrum
8 14 (5.13%) Social Media Monitoring
8 14 (5.13%) Android Development
8 14 (5.13%) iOS Development
9 13 (4.76%) TDD
10 11 (4.03%) OO
11 10 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (3.30%) Automation Testing
13 8 (2.93%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.95%) SQL
2 36 (13.19%) C#
3 35 (12.82%) C++
4 33 (12.09%) JavaScript
5 30 (10.99%) VB
5 30 (10.99%) Bash Shell
6 26 (9.52%) Java
7 20 (7.33%) Ruby
8 19 (6.96%) Python
9 18 (6.59%) VB6
10 16 (5.86%) Perl
11 14 (5.13%) Objective-C
12 12 (4.40%) VBScript
13 11 (4.03%) PHP
13 11 (4.03%) VB.NET
14 9 (3.30%) VC++
15 6 (2.20%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.10%) C
17 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
18 1 (0.37%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 36 (13.19%) Degree
2 9 (3.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.56%) CCNA
4 7 (2.56%) ISEB
4 7 (2.56%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.10%) MCSA
8 2 (0.73%) MCSE
9 1 (0.37%) MCTS
9 1 (0.37%) MCITP
9 1 (0.37%) CCNP
9 1 (0.37%) CCIP
9 1 (0.37%) MCP
9 1 (0.37%) HND
9 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.30%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (17.58%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.79%) Samba
3 20 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (6.59%) KVM
5 11 (4.03%) Postfix
6 9 (3.30%) vSphere
7 5 (1.83%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.73%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.73%) NFS
10 1 (0.37%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.37%) vCloud
10 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (1.10%) NetCrunch
2 2 (0.73%) Ansible
2 2 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.73%) Puppet
2 2 (0.73%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.73%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (28.94%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.48%) VMware
3 35 (12.82%) Cisco
4 29 (10.62%) Citrix
5 12 (4.40%) Polycom
6 9 (3.30%) Dell
7 8 (2.93%) HP
8 4 (1.47%) EMC
9 3 (1.10%) NetApp
9 3 (1.10%) Splunk
10 2 (0.73%) McAfee
10 2 (0.73%) Veritas
10 2 (0.73%) Adobe
11 1 (0.37%) IBM
11 1 (0.37%) Progress
11 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.37%) ProCurve
11 1 (0.37%) Panasonic
11 1 (0.37%) F5
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