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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 21 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 154 88 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 12.49% 12.39% 15.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.25% 52.38% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 144 85 126
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,241 £20,400 £21,375
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
348 168 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 28.22% 23.66% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 312 165 344
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 84 (32.56%) Linux
2 76 (29.46%) Microsoft
3 65 (25.19%) Windows 7
4 55 (21.32%) Ubuntu
5 54 (20.93%) ITIL
6 52 (20.16%) SQL
7 50 (19.38%) VoIP
8 49 (18.99%) SQL Server
9 48 (18.60%) Mac OS X
10 46 (17.83%) .NET
11 45 (17.44%) MS Excel
12 43 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 43 (16.67%) C#
13 41 (15.89%) MS Office
13 41 (15.89%) Mac OS
14 38 (14.73%) jQuery
15 34 (13.18%) MS Exchange
15 34 (13.18%) Active Directory
16 31 (12.02%) VB
16 31 (12.02%) Degree
17 30 (11.63%) VMware
17 30 (11.63%) C++
17 30 (11.63%) ASP.NET
18 29 (11.24%) Asterisk PBX
19 28 (10.85%) Visual Studio
19 28 (10.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 27 (10.47%) Citrix
20 27 (10.47%) MVC
20 27 (10.47%) HTML
20 27 (10.47%) Bash Shell

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 34 (13.18%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.81%) OpenStack
3 13 (5.04%) Node.js
4 11 (4.26%) IIS
5 6 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.94%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.39%) Lync
9 1 (0.39%) CMS
9 1 (0.39%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 45 (17.44%) MS Excel
2 41 (15.89%) MS Office
3 4 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (19.38%) VoIP
2 29 (11.24%) Asterisk PBX
3 25 (9.69%) TCP/IP
4 23 (8.91%) LDAP
5 22 (8.53%) DNS
6 21 (8.14%) DHCP
7 19 (7.36%) SAN
7 19 (7.36%) VLAN
8 12 (4.65%) Wireshark
8 12 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (4.65%) SSH
8 12 (4.65%) Internet
8 12 (4.65%) FTP
8 12 (4.65%) VPN
9 11 (4.26%) DSL
9 11 (4.26%) OpenVPN
10 9 (3.49%) Wireless
11 7 (2.71%) Firewall
11 7 (2.71%) WAN
12 5 (1.94%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.69%) MySQL
3 13 (5.04%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.04%) RDBMS
3 13 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (10.85%) Visual Studio
2 15 (5.81%) NUnit
2 15 (5.81%) Subversion
2 15 (5.81%) Visual Studio Team System
2 15 (5.81%) SpecFlow
3 14 (5.43%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.43%) Hudson
4 12 (4.65%) Xcode
5 10 (3.88%) QuickTest Pro
5 10 (3.88%) Selenium
6 9 (3.49%) WebDriver
7 6 (2.33%) Selenium IDE
7 6 (2.33%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.55%) TestNG
10 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (10.08%) Finance
2 14 (5.43%) Law
3 10 (3.88%) Back Office
4 5 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.55%) Legal
6 3 (1.16%) Electronics
7 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 90 (34.88%) Developer
2 58 (22.48%) Analyst
3 43 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 41 (15.89%) Administrator
5 40 (15.50%) Support Analyst
6 37 (14.34%) Systems Administrator
7 32 (12.40%) Software Developer
8 28 (10.85%) IT Manager
9 27 (10.47%) Help Desk Support
10 26 (10.08%) Systems Engineer
11 24 (9.30%) Systems Support
11 24 (9.30%) Help Desk Analyst
11 24 (9.30%) Systems Support Engineer
12 23 (8.91%) Linux Administrator
13 22 (8.53%) Systems Support Analyst
13 22 (8.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 22 (8.53%) Systems Analyst
14 20 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support
15 19 (7.36%) Junior
16 18 (6.98%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (17.83%) .NET
2 38 (14.73%) jQuery
3 30 (11.63%) ASP.NET
4 27 (10.47%) HTML
5 21 (8.14%) XML
5 21 (8.14%) WinForms
6 18 (6.98%) Web Services
7 15 (5.81%) LINQ
8 12 (4.65%) iOS SDK
8 12 (4.65%) PhoneGap
8 12 (4.65%) Ajax
9 11 (4.26%) LAMP
9 11 (4.26%) CSS
10 10 (3.88%) .NET Framework
10 10 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (2.33%) Qt
12 3 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (1.16%) HTML5
12 3 (1.16%) OpenGL
12 3 (1.16%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.98%) Social Media
2 13 (5.04%) Open Source
3 10 (3.88%) Client/Server
4 9 (3.49%) Statistics
5 7 (2.71%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.33%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.33%) Device Driver
7 5 (1.94%) EqualLogic
8 4 (1.55%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.78%) Clustering
10 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.39%) PMI
10 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.39%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 84 (32.56%) Linux
2 65 (25.19%) Windows 7
3 55 (21.32%) Ubuntu
4 48 (18.60%) Mac OS X
5 41 (15.89%) Mac OS
6 26 (10.08%) Android
7 23 (8.91%) Mac OS X Server
8 22 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (7.75%) Apple iOS
10 17 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (5.43%) Windows XP
11 14 (5.43%) UNIX
12 12 (4.65%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (2.33%) Solaris
14 4 (1.55%) VMS
15 2 (0.78%) OpenBSD
15 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (20.93%) ITIL
2 27 (10.47%) MVC
3 26 (10.08%) Information Security Management
3 26 (10.08%) Security Management
3 26 (10.08%) Information Security
4 23 (8.91%) Project Planning
5 19 (7.36%) Scrum
6 18 (6.98%) TDD
7 15 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (5.81%) Configuration Management
8 14 (5.43%) Social Media Monitoring
9 13 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (5.04%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (5.04%) Workflow
10 12 (4.65%) Android Development
10 12 (4.65%) iOS Development
11 11 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (4.26%) OO
12 9 (3.49%) Business Continuity
12 9 (3.49%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (20.16%) SQL
2 43 (16.67%) C#
2 43 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 31 (12.02%) VB
4 30 (11.63%) C++
5 27 (10.47%) Bash Shell
6 24 (9.30%) Java
7 21 (8.14%) VB6
8 17 (6.59%) Ruby
9 16 (6.20%) Python
10 13 (5.04%) Perl
11 12 (4.65%) Objective-C
12 11 (4.26%) PHP
13 10 (3.88%) VBScript
13 10 (3.88%) VB.NET
14 9 (3.49%) VC++
15 6 (2.33%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.16%) C
17 1 (0.39%) ActionScript
17 1 (0.39%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 31 (12.02%) Degree
2 9 (3.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (2.71%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.71%) ISEB
4 5 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.55%) CCNA
6 2 (0.78%) MCSE
6 2 (0.78%) MCSA
6 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.39%) CCNP
7 1 (0.39%) CCIP
7 1 (0.39%) HND
7 1 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (5.04%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (13.18%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.69%) Samba
3 15 (5.81%) KVM
4 11 (4.26%) Postfix
5 10 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (2.33%) vSphere
7 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.16%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.78%) NFS
8 2 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.39%) vCloud
9 1 (0.39%) XenServer
9 1 (0.39%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) Puppet
1 2 (0.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 76 (29.46%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.63%) VMware
3 27 (10.47%) Citrix
4 24 (9.30%) Cisco
5 12 (4.65%) Polycom
6 7 (2.71%) HP
7 5 (1.94%) Dell
8 2 (0.78%) Adobe
9 1 (0.39%) IBM
9 1 (0.39%) NetApp
9 1 (0.39%) ProCurve
9 1 (0.39%) Panasonic
9 1 (0.39%) F5
9 1 (0.39%) Progress
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