The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 8 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 37 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 33.04% 13.51% 4.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 53.57% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 10
Average salary £37,500 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,600 £29,700 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 33.04% 25.23% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 10
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,600 £29,650 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
West Sussex

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 24 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 51 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 31 (44.93%) Active Directory
2 31 (44.93%) SQL
3 29 (42.03%) ITIL
4 27 (39.13%) Web Services
5 25 (36.23%) MS Office
6 24 (34.78%) VMware
7 22 (31.88%) Project Management
7 22 (31.88%) XML
7 22 (31.88%) JavaScript
7 22 (31.88%) IBM
7 22 (31.88%) SOAP
8 19 (27.54%) Eclipse
8 19 (27.54%) JAX-RPC
8 19 (27.54%) ILOG
8 19 (27.54%) Lotus
8 19 (27.54%) Java
8 19 (27.54%) J2EE
8 19 (27.54%) DB2
8 19 (27.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 19 (27.54%) XSL
8 19 (27.54%) XSLT
8 19 (27.54%) JBoss
8 19 (27.54%) IBM Notes
8 19 (27.54%) FileNet
8 19 (27.54%) Finance
8 19 (27.54%) WebSphere Process Server
8 19 (27.54%) JRules
8 19 (27.54%) JSF
8 19 (27.54%) WebSphere

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 19 (27.54%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (27.54%) IBM Notes
1 19 (27.54%) FileNet
1 19 (27.54%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (27.54%) WebSphere
1 19 (27.54%) WebSphere Portal
2 12 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.35%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) Lync
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (36.23%) MS Office
2 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (7.25%) IaaS
2 4 (5.80%) Office 365
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) DHCP
1 5 (7.25%) DNS
2 3 (4.35%) NetScaler
2 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 3 (4.35%) SAN
2 3 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (2.90%) LAN
3 2 (2.90%) VoIP
3 2 (2.90%) WAN
3 2 (2.90%) SNMP
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.90%) Network Security
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.54%) DB2
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (27.54%) Eclipse
1 19 (27.54%) Rational Application Developer
2 7 (10.14%) JIRA
3 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.35%) MSBuild
3 3 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Law
3 1 (1.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Developer
2 18 (26.09%) Senior Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Applications Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Senior Applications Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Administrator
5 7 (10.14%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.70%) IT Support
7 5 (7.25%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Service Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.13%) Web Services
2 22 (31.88%) XML
2 22 (31.88%) SOAP
3 19 (27.54%) JAX-RPC
3 19 (27.54%) J2EE
3 19 (27.54%) XSL
3 19 (27.54%) XSLT
3 19 (27.54%) JRules
3 19 (27.54%) JSF
3 19 (27.54%) Dojo
4 12 (17.39%) HTML
5 8 (11.59%) .NET
6 3 (4.35%) REST
6 3 (4.35%) WCF
6 3 (4.35%) WPF
6 3 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.35%) XHTML
7 2 (2.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) DataPower
2 6 (8.70%) Replication
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) Statistics
4 3 (4.35%) PKI
5 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Windows 7
2 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.49%) Windows XP
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.70%) Linux
6 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 2000
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) ITIL
2 22 (31.88%) Project Management
3 19 (27.54%) Unit Testing
4 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
4 8 (11.59%) Service Management
5 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.14%) Strategic Planning
6 6 (8.70%) Change Management
6 6 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.80%) ITSM
7 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.80%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.35%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.35%) OO
8 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) SQL
2 22 (31.88%) JavaScript
3 19 (27.54%) Java
4 6 (8.70%) C#
5 4 (5.80%) VB6
5 4 (5.80%) C
5 4 (5.80%) VB
5 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.35%) C++/CLI
6 3 (4.35%) C++
6 3 (4.35%) PHP
6 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) MCSE
1 7 (10.14%) MCSA
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) MCP
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.90%) CCNP
5 2 (2.90%) CCNA
5 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
5 2 (2.90%) VCAP
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (44.93%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.14%) vSphere
3 6 (8.70%) XenApp
4 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.25%) UAG
5 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) SCCM
2 3 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.90%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.90%) SCOM
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 51 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 24 (34.78%) VMware
3 22 (31.88%) IBM
4 19 (27.54%) ILOG
4 19 (27.54%) Lotus
4 19 (27.54%) JBoss
5 15 (21.74%) Citrix
6 9 (13.04%) HP
7 8 (11.59%) Cisco
8 6 (8.70%) Avaya
9 4 (5.80%) NetApp
9 4 (5.80%) Dell
10 3 (4.35%) Atlassian
10 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.90%) Symantec
11 2 (2.90%) LANDesk
11 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.45%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.45%) Juniper
12 1 (1.45%) Mitel
Gatwick
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago