The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 77 102 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 18.03% 19.69% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.23% 73.91% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 55 82 109
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £18,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
West 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 Crawley region.

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
130 138 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 30.44% 26.64% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 103 117 123
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Windows
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Crawley region.

Windows Salary Trend in Crawley

Windows
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Crawley

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 94 (49.47%) Microsoft
2 92 (48.42%) Active Directory
3 84 (44.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (39.47%) VMware
5 62 (32.63%) SQL Server
6 57 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 56 (29.47%) SQL
8 46 (24.21%) Citrix
8 46 (24.21%) Linux
8 46 (24.21%) Windows 7
9 45 (23.68%) DNS
9 45 (23.68%) Finance
10 43 (22.63%) ITIL
11 41 (21.58%) MS Office
12 38 (20.00%) DHCP
13 37 (19.47%) Windows Server 2012
14 35 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
14 35 (18.42%) Firewall
15 34 (17.89%) MS Excel
15 34 (17.89%) vSphere
16 30 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
17 29 (15.26%) TCP/IP
18 26 (13.68%) MS Exchange
18 26 (13.68%) VMware ESX
18 26 (13.68%) SCCM
19 25 (13.16%) NetBackup
20 24 (12.63%) SharePoint
21 23 (12.11%) MCSE
21 23 (12.11%) C++
21 23 (12.11%) Windows 8

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 26 (13.68%) MS Exchange
2 24 (12.63%) SharePoint
3 22 (11.58%) IIS
4 18 (9.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 17 (8.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (7.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (4.74%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.11%) Lync
8 4 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.53%) Apache
Applications
1 41 (21.58%) MS Office
2 34 (17.89%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.11%) MS Project
4 3 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.37%) SaaS
2 5 (2.63%) IaaS
3 4 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (23.68%) DNS
2 38 (20.00%) DHCP
3 35 (18.42%) Firewall
4 29 (15.26%) TCP/IP
5 20 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
5 20 (10.53%) SAN
6 18 (9.47%) FTP
7 16 (8.42%) VPN
8 15 (7.89%) LAN
8 15 (7.89%) VoIP
8 15 (7.89%) WAN
8 15 (7.89%) DMZ
9 11 (5.79%) Internet
10 3 (1.58%) SNMP
11 2 (1.05%) SSL
11 2 (1.05%) 3G
11 2 (1.05%) Wireless
11 2 (1.05%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.53%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (32.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.95%) MySQL
3 11 (5.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.11%) DB2
5 4 (2.11%) DTS
5 4 (2.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.74%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (3.16%) MSI
2 6 (3.16%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.05%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.53%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.53%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.53%) Subversion
4 1 (0.53%) Selenium
4 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.53%) WatiN
General
1 45 (23.68%) Finance
2 17 (8.95%) Military
3 16 (8.42%) Aerospace
4 13 (6.84%) Telecoms
5 12 (6.32%) Retail
6 11 (5.79%) Electronics
7 9 (4.74%) Manufacturing
7 9 (4.74%) Avionics
8 8 (4.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (3.68%) Publishing
10 3 (1.58%) French Language
11 2 (1.05%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (26.84%) Analyst
2 46 (24.21%) Support Engineer
3 32 (16.84%) Support Analyst
4 24 (12.63%) Senior Analyst
5 23 (12.11%) Desktop Support
6 17 (8.95%) Developer
7 15 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 15 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 14 (7.37%) Senior Support Engineer
8 14 (7.37%) Applications Support
9 13 (6.84%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (6.84%) Administrator
9 13 (6.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (5.79%) Applications Support Engineer
11 11 (5.79%) Operations Engineer
12 10 (5.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
12 10 (5.26%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.32%) Web Services
1 12 (6.32%) Ajax
2 11 (5.79%) XML
2 11 (5.79%) LAMP
3 9 (4.74%) JSF
3 9 (4.74%) Qt
4 8 (4.21%) Middleware
5 7 (3.68%) .NET
6 6 (3.16%) HTML
6 6 (3.16%) CSS
6 6 (3.16%) Application Packaging
7 4 (2.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 4 (2.11%) jQuery
8 2 (1.05%) JSON
8 2 (1.05%) WPF
8 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.05%) WinForms
8 2 (1.05%) XHTML
9 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.79%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 9 (4.74%) Chip and PIN
5 9 (4.74%) Device Driver
5 9 (4.74%) Visualisation
6 8 (4.21%) Replication
7 7 (3.68%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.63%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.58%) FMCG
9 3 (1.58%) iPhone
9 3 (1.58%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.58%) iPad
10 2 (1.05%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.05%) User Experience
10 2 (1.05%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.05%) PKI
10 2 (1.05%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.53%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 84 (44.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 46 (24.21%) Windows 7
2 46 (24.21%) Linux
3 37 (19.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (12.11%) Windows 8
6 19 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 18 (9.47%) UNIX
8 13 (6.84%) Mac OS X
9 9 (4.74%) VxWorks
9 9 (4.74%) Android
9 9 (4.74%) Apple iOS
10 7 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (3.16%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.58%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.53%) VMS
13 1 (0.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.63%) ITIL
2 18 (9.47%) Change Management
3 16 (8.42%) CRM
3 16 (8.42%) ERP
3 16 (8.42%) Configuration Management
4 14 (7.37%) Project Management
4 14 (7.37%) Information Management
5 13 (6.84%) Software Engineering
5 13 (6.84%) Supplier Management
5 13 (6.84%) Communications Security
5 13 (6.84%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (6.32%) Integration Testing
7 11 (5.79%) Software Testing
8 10 (5.26%) Service Management
9 9 (4.74%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (4.74%) Requirements Management
9 9 (4.74%) Unit Testing
9 9 (4.74%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (4.21%) OO
11 7 (3.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 56 (29.47%) SQL
2 23 (12.11%) C++
3 20 (10.53%) C
4 15 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.79%) PHP
6 7 (3.68%) C#
7 6 (3.16%) Java
8 5 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.63%) Ada
9 1 (0.53%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.53%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.53%) VBScript
9 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (12.11%) MCSE
3 22 (11.58%) Degree
4 14 (7.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (7.37%) MCP
5 11 (5.79%) MCITP
6 8 (4.21%) SC Cleared
6 8 (4.21%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.16%) MCSA
7 6 (3.16%) CCNP
7 6 (3.16%) CCNA
8 2 (1.05%) CISSP
8 2 (1.05%) HND
8 2 (1.05%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.95%) SLA
2 11 (5.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 92 (48.42%) Active Directory
2 57 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (17.89%) vSphere
4 26 (13.68%) VMware ESX
5 20 (10.53%) XenApp
6 15 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.68%) XenDesktop
7 7 (3.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 6 (3.16%) Hyper-V
8 6 (3.16%) UAG
9 5 (2.63%) Xen
10 3 (1.58%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (13.68%) SCCM
2 25 (13.16%) NetBackup
3 16 (8.42%) SCOM
4 3 (1.58%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.05%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.05%) Nessus
5 2 (1.05%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.05%) Plesk
Vendors
1 94 (49.47%) Microsoft
2 75 (39.47%) VMware
3 46 (24.21%) Citrix
4 17 (8.95%) Cisco
5 12 (6.32%) Oracle
6 11 (5.79%) HP
7 10 (5.26%) Symantec
7 10 (5.26%) Juniper
7 10 (5.26%) Fortinet
8 9 (4.74%) Dell
9 8 (4.21%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.68%) Apple
11 4 (2.11%) Primavera
11 4 (2.11%) NetApp
12 3 (1.58%) IBM
12 3 (1.58%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.58%) Brocade
13 2 (1.05%) Rackspace
13 2 (1.05%) Qualys
13 2 (1.05%) Veeam
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