The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 1 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 40 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 20.28% 37.74% 7.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.77% 93.02% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 8
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £17,400 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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 Gatwick region.

Operating Systems Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 36.36% 40.57% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 44 28 17
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £17,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Windows
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Windows Salary Trend in Gatwick

Windows
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 26 (56.52%) VMware
2 22 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
4 17 (36.96%) SQL
5 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
6 14 (30.43%) Cisco
6 14 (30.43%) Firewall
7 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
7 13 (28.26%) Linux
8 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
8 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
8 11 (23.91%) ITIL
8 11 (23.91%) SLA
8 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (23.91%) NetApp
9 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (21.74%) Incident Management
10 9 (19.57%) VPN
10 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
11 8 (17.39%) MCSE
11 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.39%) Data Management
11 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
11 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
12 7 (15.22%) Migration
12 7 (15.22%) MCSA
12 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
13 6 (13.04%) Project Management
13 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) IaaS
1 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) Firewall
2 9 (19.57%) VPN
3 5 (10.87%) DNS
4 4 (8.70%) LAN
5 3 (6.52%) Network Security
5 3 (6.52%) Wireless
5 3 (6.52%) SAN
5 3 (6.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) AdminStudio
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Spanish Language
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Design Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Senior Design Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Applications Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (8.70%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Designer
7 3 (6.52%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.52%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Software Packaging
1 1 (2.17%) DirectX
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.17%) Replication
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
1 13 (28.26%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.70%) UNIX
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.17%) VxWorks
5 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Incident Management
3 8 (17.39%) Data Management
4 7 (15.22%) Migration
5 6 (13.04%) Project Management
5 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.04%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
7 4 (8.70%) Security Management
7 4 (8.70%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Change Management
8 2 (4.35%) SDLC
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.17%) Patch Management
9 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.17%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) Assembly Language
3 1 (2.17%) VB
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) C++
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
1 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (17.39%) MCSE
4 7 (15.22%) MCSA
5 5 (10.87%) CCNP
6 4 (8.70%) CCNA
6 4 (8.70%) Degree
7 3 (6.52%) CCIE
7 3 (6.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) SLA
2 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.87%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (6.52%) UAG
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.17%) vSphere
6 1 (2.17%) XenApp
6 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) AppDNA
2 1 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) VMware
2 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
3 14 (30.43%) Cisco
4 11 (23.91%) NetApp
5 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
6 4 (8.70%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) EMC
6 4 (8.70%) BT
6 4 (8.70%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix
8 1 (2.17%) Meraki
8 1 (2.17%) Twitter
8 1 (2.17%) Intel
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle
8 1 (2.17%) IBM
8 1 (2.17%) Progress
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