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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 28 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 22.40% 26.73% 14.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.90% 93.10% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 13
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +26.43%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
61 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 48.80% 28.71% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 46 24 18
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) VMware
3 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 12 (36.36%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
5 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
5 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (30.30%) Windows 7
6 9 (27.27%) Incident Management
6 9 (27.27%) SLA
7 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (24.24%) ITIL
7 8 (24.24%) Linux
7 8 (24.24%) Firewall
7 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (21.21%) Data Management
8 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco
9 6 (18.18%) MCSE
9 6 (18.18%) MCSA
9 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
9 6 (18.18%) Migration
9 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (18.18%) SCCM
10 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
10 5 (15.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (15.15%) Project Management
10 5 (15.15%) DNS
10 5 (15.15%) SharePoint

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) DNS
3 3 (9.09%) DHCP
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.09%) VPN
4 2 (6.06%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.03%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Publishing
1 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Service Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Applications Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Designer
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) DirectX
1 1 (3.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows 7
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) UNIX
5 2 (6.06%) zOS
6 1 (3.03%) VxWorks
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 8 (24.24%) ITIL
3 7 (21.21%) Data Management
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
4 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 5 (15.15%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.06%) SDLC
8 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.06%) Change Management
8 2 (6.06%) CRM
9 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.03%) EAI
9 1 (3.03%) SOA
9 1 (3.03%) ETL
9 1 (3.03%) Workflow
9 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (18.18%) MCSE
3 6 (18.18%) MCSA
4 5 (15.15%) MCP
5 4 (12.12%) Degree
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.03%) CCIE
7 1 (3.03%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (9.09%) XenApp
4 3 (9.09%) UAG
5 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.03%) vSphere
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) AppDNA
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
2 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix
4 4 (12.12%) NetApp
5 2 (6.06%) Websense
5 2 (6.06%) EMC
6 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.03%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) Progress
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