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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 42 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 55 158 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 6.37% 12.67% 11.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.05% 44.38% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 53 149 76
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,130 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
183 356 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 21.18% 28.55% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 159 318 162
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 65 (46.10%) Linux
2 52 (36.88%) Microsoft
3 36 (25.53%) .NET
4 35 (24.82%) Software Engineering
5 34 (24.11%) Degree
5 34 (24.11%) Web Services
6 33 (23.40%) MS Excel
7 31 (21.99%) SQL Server
7 31 (21.99%) C#
8 29 (20.57%) jQuery
9 28 (19.86%) MySQL
10 27 (19.15%) HTML
10 27 (19.15%) Active Directory
10 27 (19.15%) MVC
11 24 (17.02%) OO
12 23 (16.31%) ASP.NET
13 22 (15.60%) C++
14 21 (14.89%) MS Office
15 19 (13.48%) Firewall
15 19 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (13.48%) VMware
15 19 (13.48%) Computer Science
16 18 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
17 17 (12.06%) Qt
17 17 (12.06%) Ajax
17 17 (12.06%) SQL
18 16 (11.35%) JavaScript
18 16 (11.35%) TDD
18 16 (11.35%) WinForms
19 15 (10.64%) PHP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 14 (9.93%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.80%) IIS
2 11 (7.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.67%) Apache
4 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.26%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.84%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.13%) Confluence
9 2 (1.42%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.42%) Facebook Platform
9 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.42%) Documentum
10 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 33 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 21 (14.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.51%) SaaS
2 5 (3.55%) IaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) PaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.48%) Firewall
2 14 (9.93%) DNS
3 13 (9.22%) TCP/IP
4 11 (7.80%) SAN
5 9 (6.38%) VoIP
5 9 (6.38%) SSH
6 8 (5.67%) Wireshark
7 7 (4.96%) Internet
8 5 (3.55%) SSL
8 5 (3.55%) LAN
8 5 (3.55%) WAN
8 5 (3.55%) Network Security
9 4 (2.84%) VLAN
9 4 (2.84%) VPN
9 4 (2.84%) Wireless
10 3 (2.13%) FTP
10 3 (2.13%) HTTP
11 1 (0.71%) DHCP
11 1 (0.71%) GSM
11 1 (0.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.99%) SQL Server
2 28 (19.86%) MySQL
3 5 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.84%) DB2
4 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.13%) MS Access
5 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.42%) Big Data
6 2 (1.42%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (9.93%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.80%) Eclipse
3 9 (6.38%) NUnit
3 9 (6.38%) Moq
4 6 (4.26%) Subversion
5 3 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.13%) JIRA
5 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 9 (6.38%) Back Office
2 7 (4.96%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.96%) Finance
3 6 (4.26%) Marketing
4 5 (3.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (41.84%) Developer
2 29 (20.57%) Software Engineer
3 28 (19.86%) Programmer
3 28 (19.86%) Software Programmer
4 21 (14.89%) Support Engineer
5 20 (14.18%) C++ Developer
5 20 (14.18%) Software Developer
6 18 (12.77%) C# Developer
7 17 (12.06%) C++ Programmer
8 16 (11.35%) 1st Line Support
9 14 (9.93%) Analyst
10 13 (9.22%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (7.80%) C# Programmer
12 11 (7.80%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (7.80%) Support Analyst
12 11 (7.80%) C# Software Engineer
13 9 (6.38%) PHP Developer
13 9 (6.38%) .NET Developer
13 9 (6.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.53%) .NET
2 34 (24.11%) Web Services
3 29 (20.57%) jQuery
4 27 (19.15%) HTML
5 23 (16.31%) ASP.NET
6 17 (12.06%) Qt
6 17 (12.06%) Ajax
7 16 (11.35%) WinForms
8 13 (9.22%) CSS
9 9 (6.38%) NHibernate
9 9 (6.38%) .NET Framework
9 9 (6.38%) Entity Framework
9 9 (6.38%) Dapper ORM
10 7 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (4.96%) LAMP
11 5 (3.55%) XML
11 5 (3.55%) J2EE
11 5 (3.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (3.55%) JSON
11 5 (3.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.48%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.67%) EqualLogic
3 4 (2.84%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.71%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.71%) VHDL
5 1 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.71%) CPLD
5 1 (0.71%) Video Editing
5 1 (0.71%) Physics
5 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.71%) BYOD
5 1 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.71%) iSeries
5 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 65 (46.10%) Linux
2 18 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.26%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.26%) Android
4 6 (4.26%) UNIX
5 5 (3.55%) Windows Vista
6 4 (2.84%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.84%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.42%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.71%) VMS
8 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.82%) Software Engineering
2 27 (19.15%) MVC
3 24 (17.02%) OO
4 19 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.35%) TDD
6 12 (8.51%) OOD
7 10 (7.09%) Web Development
8 9 (6.38%) Business Analysis
9 8 (5.67%) CRM
10 5 (3.55%) Project Management
10 5 (3.55%) ITIL
10 5 (3.55%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (3.55%) Online Marketing
10 5 (3.55%) Network Architecture
10 5 (3.55%) SDLC
11 4 (2.84%) Multithreading
11 4 (2.84%) Scrum
11 4 (2.84%) ERP
12 3 (2.13%) ETL
12 3 (2.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.99%) C#
2 22 (15.60%) C++
3 17 (12.06%) SQL
4 16 (11.35%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.64%) PHP
6 13 (9.22%) Java
7 11 (7.80%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.13%) Perl
8 3 (2.13%) Python
8 3 (2.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (1.42%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.71%) VC++
10 1 (0.71%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.71%) XQuery
10 1 (0.71%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.71%) XPath
10 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (24.11%) Degree
2 8 (5.67%) MCP
3 6 (4.26%) CCNP
3 6 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.55%) CCNA
5 3 (2.13%) MCSE
6 2 (1.42%) MCSA
6 2 (1.42%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) SLA
2 4 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.84%) QA
System Software
1 27 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.26%) vCloud
4 5 (3.55%) VMware Server
5 4 (2.84%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.13%) vSphere
7 2 (1.42%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.71%) Firmware
8 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) Nagios
1 3 (2.13%) Puppet
1 3 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.71%) vMotion
2 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (36.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.48%) VMware
3 11 (7.80%) Oracle
3 11 (7.80%) Cisco
4 6 (4.26%) HP
4 6 (4.26%) NetApp
5 5 (3.55%) Sage
5 5 (3.55%) Veeam
5 5 (3.55%) Acronis
6 4 (2.84%) F5
6 4 (2.84%) Zerto
6 4 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.13%) Citrix
7 3 (2.13%) Dell
7 3 (2.13%) Sybase
7 3 (2.13%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.42%) Trend Micro
8 2 (1.42%) Facebook
8 2 (1.42%) Twitter
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