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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 28 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 87 112 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 9.17% 9.63% 16.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.81% 33.73% 62.44%
Number of salaries quoted 80 96 120
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 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £40,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
302 332 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.82% 28.55% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 266 297 194
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 29 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 81 (38.39%) Microsoft
2 77 (36.49%) Linux
3 54 (25.59%) Software Engineering
4 48 (22.75%) Active Directory
5 46 (21.80%) Web Services
6 45 (21.33%) C#
7 43 (20.38%) SQL Server
8 41 (19.43%) MS Excel
9 40 (18.96%) SQL
10 39 (18.48%) jQuery
11 38 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (16.59%) MVC
13 34 (16.11%) Degree
14 33 (15.64%) HTML
14 33 (15.64%) OO
15 32 (15.17%) .NET
15 32 (15.17%) MySQL
15 32 (15.17%) MS Office
15 32 (15.17%) VMware
16 31 (14.69%) Java
17 29 (13.74%) C++
17 29 (13.74%) Windows Server 2008
18 26 (12.32%) TDD
19 25 (11.85%) MS Exchange
20 24 (11.37%) CSS
20 24 (11.37%) MCP
20 24 (11.37%) Qt
20 24 (11.37%) Exchange Server 2010
21 23 (10.90%) ASP.NET
22 22 (10.43%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 25 (11.85%) MS Exchange
2 24 (11.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (7.11%) IIS
4 12 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (4.74%) Tomcat
7 9 (4.27%) Apache
8 8 (3.79%) Lync
9 6 (2.84%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.42%) CMS
10 3 (1.42%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.42%) Orchard CMS
11 2 (0.95%) Documentum
12 1 (0.47%) nginx
12 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.47%) Confluence
12 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 41 (19.43%) MS Excel
2 32 (15.17%) MS Office
3 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) assyst
2 1 (0.47%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.74%) SaaS
2 8 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.37%) IaaS
4 4 (1.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.11%) DNS
1 15 (7.11%) Firewall
2 8 (3.79%) Unified Communications
2 8 (3.79%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.79%) WAN
3 6 (2.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (2.37%) MPLS
4 5 (2.37%) HTTP
4 5 (2.37%) SAN
4 5 (2.37%) VoIP
4 5 (2.37%) LAN
5 4 (1.90%) Network Security
5 4 (1.90%) VPN
5 4 (1.90%) DHCP
5 4 (1.90%) OSPF
5 4 (1.90%) BGP
6 3 (1.42%) SSH
7 2 (0.95%) IPsec
7 2 (0.95%) Wireless
7 2 (0.95%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.38%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.17%) MySQL
3 12 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.47%) DB2
5 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.47%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.47%) Big Data
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (9.00%) Eclipse
2 18 (8.53%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.27%) NUnit
3 9 (4.27%) Moq
4 7 (3.32%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (3.32%) Selenium
4 7 (3.32%) Subversion
4 7 (3.32%) TestNG
4 7 (3.32%) WebDriver
5 5 (2.37%) IntelliJ
5 5 (2.37%) Firebug
5 5 (2.37%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.37%) SpecFlow
6 4 (1.90%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.90%) JIRA
7 3 (1.42%) Maven
7 3 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.47%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.47%) Trac
General
1 20 (9.48%) Finance
2 9 (4.27%) Manufacturing
2 9 (4.27%) Back Office
3 8 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.42%) Marketing
5 2 (0.95%) Games
6 1 (0.47%) Electronics
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 79 (37.44%) Developer
2 38 (18.01%) Software Engineer
3 34 (16.11%) Software Developer
4 31 (14.69%) Support Engineer
5 30 (14.22%) Analyst
5 30 (14.22%) 1st Line Support
5 30 (14.22%) C# Developer
6 29 (13.74%) Programmer
7 26 (12.32%) Software Programmer
8 21 (9.95%) Support Analyst
9 20 (9.48%) C++ Developer
10 19 (9.00%) 2nd Line Support
11 17 (8.06%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 16 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (7.11%) .NET Developer
14 14 (6.64%) C# Programmer
15 12 (5.69%) IT Support
15 12 (5.69%) C++ Programmer
16 11 (5.21%) PHP Developer
16 11 (5.21%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (21.80%) Web Services
2 39 (18.48%) jQuery
3 33 (15.64%) HTML
4 32 (15.17%) .NET
5 24 (11.37%) CSS
5 24 (11.37%) Qt
6 23 (10.90%) ASP.NET
7 19 (9.00%) Ajax
8 18 (8.53%) WinForms
9 15 (7.11%) Entity Framework
10 12 (5.69%) .NET Framework
10 12 (5.69%) XML
11 9 (4.27%) NHibernate
11 9 (4.27%) WPF
11 9 (4.27%) Silverlight
11 9 (4.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (4.27%) Dapper ORM
12 8 (3.79%) LAMP
13 7 (3.32%) J2EE
13 7 (3.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.53%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.69%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.32%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (1.90%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.42%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.42%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.47%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.47%) Replication
7 1 (0.47%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.47%) VHDL
7 1 (0.47%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.47%) Physics
7 1 (0.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.47%) CPLD
7 1 (0.47%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 77 (36.49%) Linux
2 29 (13.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (10.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (6.64%) Android
4 14 (6.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (4.27%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.79%) UNIX
7 6 (2.84%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.42%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.95%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.47%) VMS
10 1 (0.47%) Debian
10 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.59%) Software Engineering
2 38 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (16.59%) MVC
4 33 (15.64%) OO
5 26 (12.32%) TDD
6 20 (9.48%) ITIL
7 15 (7.11%) OOD
8 13 (6.16%) Automated Testing
9 12 (5.69%) Web Development
10 10 (4.74%) DevOps
10 10 (4.74%) Network Architecture
11 9 (4.27%) Business Analysis
11 9 (4.27%) Scrum
11 9 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (3.79%) CRM
13 7 (3.32%) Configuration Management
13 7 (3.32%) Test Management
13 7 (3.32%) Multithreading
13 7 (3.32%) Test Automation
14 6 (2.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 45 (21.33%) C#
2 40 (18.96%) SQL
3 31 (14.69%) Java
4 29 (13.74%) C++
5 16 (7.58%) PHP
6 13 (6.16%) JavaScript
7 12 (5.69%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.79%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.79%) VB
9 6 (2.84%) C
10 5 (2.37%) VBScript
11 3 (1.42%) XQuery
11 3 (1.42%) XPath
12 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.47%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.47%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.47%) VC++
12 1 (0.47%) Python
12 1 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (16.11%) Degree
2 24 (11.37%) MCP
3 7 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.32%) CCNA
3 7 (3.32%) ISEB
3 7 (3.32%) ISTQB
3 7 (3.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.90%) JNCIA
5 3 (1.42%) CCNP
6 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.95%) MCSE
6 2 (0.95%) MCSA
6 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.47%) MCTS
7 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.64%) SLA
2 4 (1.90%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.90%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (22.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.74%) VMware Server
4 7 (3.32%) vSphere
5 3 (1.42%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.95%) vCloud
6 2 (0.95%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.47%) Firmware
7 1 (0.47%) XenServer
7 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (3.32%) SCCM
2 3 (1.42%) Puppet
2 3 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.47%) Nagios
3 1 (0.47%) SCOM
3 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.47%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 81 (38.39%) Microsoft
2 32 (15.17%) VMware
3 18 (8.53%) Cisco
4 15 (7.11%) Oracle
5 14 (6.64%) HP
6 13 (6.16%) Citrix
7 8 (3.79%) NetApp
7 8 (3.79%) Sage
8 7 (3.32%) IBM
8 7 (3.32%) 3PAR
8 7 (3.32%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.37%) Remedy
9 5 (2.37%) Akamai
9 5 (2.37%) Sitecore
9 5 (2.37%) ForgeRock
10 4 (1.90%) Juniper
10 4 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.95%) Veeam
11 2 (0.95%) Dell
11 2 (0.95%) CheckPoint
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