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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 11.57% 31.30% 17.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.17% 90.00% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 11
Average salary £25,000 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
48 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 39.67% 34.78% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 17
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% -2.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (40.00%) SLA
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Citrix
7 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Firewall
7 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.00%) Office 365
8 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco
8 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (15.00%) UNIX
8 3 (15.00%) MCSE
9 2 (10.00%) MCSA
9 2 (10.00%) PHP
9 2 (10.00%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) PABX
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) PhpStorm
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) Ajax
1 1 (5.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX
5 2 (10.00%) zOS
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (5.00%) CentOS
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) PHP5
4 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) MCSE
5 2 (10.00%) MCSA
5 2 (10.00%) MCP
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.00%) MCITP
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.00%) HNC
6 1 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Websense
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) Progress
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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