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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 30 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 74 123 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.51% 9.82% 14.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.08% 37.73% 59.90%
Number of salaries quoted 67 108 109
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £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
246 326 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 28.28% 26.04% 23.82%
Number of salaries quoted 212 292 185
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 83 (41.09%) Linux
2 73 (36.14%) Microsoft
3 52 (25.74%) Software Engineering
4 47 (23.27%) Web Services
5 43 (21.29%) C#
6 42 (20.79%) MS Excel
6 42 (20.79%) Active Directory
7 38 (18.81%) SQL Server
8 36 (17.82%) jQuery
9 34 (16.83%) .NET
9 34 (16.83%) MySQL
9 34 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (16.83%) VMware
10 32 (15.84%) HTML
10 32 (15.84%) OO
10 32 (15.84%) MVC
11 31 (15.35%) SQL
12 30 (14.85%) C++
13 29 (14.36%) Degree
14 28 (13.86%) Java
15 27 (13.37%) MS Office
16 26 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
17 25 (12.38%) Qt
18 24 (11.88%) TDD
18 24 (11.88%) Cisco
19 23 (11.39%) ASP.NET
20 22 (10.89%) Firewall
21 21 (10.40%) CSS
21 21 (10.40%) MS Exchange
22 20 (9.90%) MCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 21 (10.40%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (6.93%) IIS
4 12 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (5.45%) Apache
6 9 (4.46%) Tomcat
6 9 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.97%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.48%) Lync
10 3 (1.49%) Confluence
10 3 (1.49%) Orchard CMS
10 3 (1.49%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.49%) Documentum
10 3 (1.49%) CMS
11 2 (0.99%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.50%) Facebook Platform
12 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.50%) Node.js
12 1 (0.50%) nginx
Applications
1 42 (20.79%) MS Excel
2 27 (13.37%) MS Office
3 4 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.48%) assyst
2 1 (0.50%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.45%) SaaS
2 8 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.97%) IaaS
4 5 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.49%) Office 365
6 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.89%) Firewall
2 16 (7.92%) DNS
3 13 (6.44%) TCP/IP
4 11 (5.45%) SAN
5 9 (4.46%) WAN
6 6 (2.97%) LAN
6 6 (2.97%) VoIP
6 6 (2.97%) Unified Communications
6 6 (2.97%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (2.48%) DHCP
7 5 (2.48%) HTTP
7 5 (2.48%) MPLS
8 4 (1.98%) OSPF
8 4 (1.98%) BGP
8 4 (1.98%) VPN
8 4 (1.98%) Network Security
8 4 (1.98%) SSH
8 4 (1.98%) VLAN
9 3 (1.49%) Internet
10 2 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 34 (16.83%) MySQL
3 10 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.99%) Big Data
4 2 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.50%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (8.91%) Eclipse
2 17 (8.42%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.46%) NUnit
3 9 (4.46%) Moq
4 8 (3.96%) Subversion
5 7 (3.47%) HP UFT
5 7 (3.47%) Selenium
5 7 (3.47%) TestNG
5 7 (3.47%) WebDriver
6 6 (2.97%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.97%) JIRA
7 5 (2.48%) IntelliJ
7 5 (2.48%) Firebug
7 5 (2.48%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.48%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.98%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.50%) Trac
10 1 (0.50%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.50%) Maven
General
1 13 (6.44%) Finance
2 9 (4.46%) Back Office
3 8 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.99%) Games
5 2 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 78 (38.61%) Developer
2 41 (20.30%) Software Engineer
3 33 (16.34%) Programmer
4 30 (14.85%) Software Developer
4 30 (14.85%) Software Programmer
5 27 (13.37%) Analyst
5 27 (13.37%) 1st Line Support
6 26 (12.87%) Support Engineer
7 25 (12.38%) C++ Developer
8 24 (11.88%) C# Developer
9 18 (8.91%) Support Analyst
10 17 (8.42%) C++ Programmer
11 16 (7.92%) 2nd Line Support
12 14 (6.93%) 1st Line Support Engineer
13 13 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
13 13 (6.44%) C# Programmer
14 12 (5.94%) .NET Developer
15 11 (5.45%) PHP Developer
15 11 (5.45%) Architect
15 11 (5.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.27%) Web Services
2 36 (17.82%) jQuery
3 34 (16.83%) .NET
4 32 (15.84%) HTML
5 25 (12.38%) Qt
6 23 (11.39%) ASP.NET
7 21 (10.40%) CSS
8 18 (8.91%) Ajax
9 16 (7.92%) WinForms
10 15 (7.43%) Entity Framework
11 12 (5.94%) .NET Framework
12 9 (4.46%) NHibernate
12 9 (4.46%) Dapper ORM
13 8 (3.96%) LAMP
13 8 (3.96%) J2EE
14 7 (3.47%) XML
14 7 (3.47%) WCF
15 6 (2.97%) WPF
15 6 (2.97%) Silverlight
15 6 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.43%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.96%) EqualLogic
3 8 (3.96%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.47%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.98%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (1.98%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.49%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.50%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.50%) Replication
7 1 (0.50%) VHDL
7 1 (0.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.50%) CPLD
7 1 (0.50%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.50%) Physics
7 1 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.50%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 83 (41.09%) Linux
2 26 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (8.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (6.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (5.45%) Android
6 8 (3.96%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.97%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.97%) UNIX
8 4 (1.98%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.98%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.99%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.50%) Debian
10 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.74%) Software Engineering
2 34 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (15.84%) OO
3 32 (15.84%) MVC
4 24 (11.88%) TDD
5 16 (7.92%) ITIL
6 15 (7.43%) OOD
7 13 (6.44%) Automated Testing
8 10 (4.95%) Web Development
8 10 (4.95%) DevOps
9 9 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (4.46%) Network Architecture
9 9 (4.46%) Business Analysis
9 9 (4.46%) Scrum
10 8 (3.96%) CRM
11 7 (3.47%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.47%) Test Automation
11 7 (3.47%) Multithreading
11 7 (3.47%) Test Management
12 6 (2.97%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 43 (21.29%) C#
2 31 (15.35%) SQL
3 30 (14.85%) C++
4 28 (13.86%) Java
5 17 (8.42%) PHP
6 15 (7.43%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.46%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.96%) VB
9 6 (2.97%) C
10 5 (2.48%) VBScript
10 5 (2.48%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.50%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.50%) VC++
11 1 (0.50%) Python
11 1 (0.50%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.50%) XQuery
11 1 (0.50%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (14.36%) Degree
2 20 (9.90%) MCP
3 10 (4.95%) CCNA
3 10 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.47%) ISEB
4 7 (3.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (3.47%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.97%) CCNP
5 6 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.98%) JNCIA
6 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.98%) MCSE
7 3 (1.49%) MCSA
8 2 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.99%) MCTS
9 1 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.44%) SLA
2 4 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.98%) QA
2 4 (1.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (20.79%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.46%) vSphere
3 9 (4.46%) VMware Server
4 6 (2.97%) vCloud
5 4 (1.98%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.99%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.99%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.50%) Firmware
7 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.97%) SCCM
2 3 (1.49%) Puppet
2 3 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.49%) Nagios
3 1 (0.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 73 (36.14%) Microsoft
2 34 (16.83%) VMware
3 24 (11.88%) Cisco
4 16 (7.92%) HP
5 13 (6.44%) Oracle
6 11 (5.45%) NetApp
7 8 (3.96%) Sage
8 7 (3.47%) IBM
8 7 (3.47%) Citrix
8 7 (3.47%) 3PAR
8 7 (3.47%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.48%) ForgeRock
9 5 (2.48%) Sitecore
9 5 (2.48%) Veeam
9 5 (2.48%) Akamai
9 5 (2.48%) Remedy
10 4 (1.98%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.98%) Juniper
10 4 (1.98%) Zerto
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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American Express
Posted: 6 days ago
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American Express
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Big Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago