The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Horsham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 31 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 15.74% 22.13% 22.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.39% 84.38% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 25
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,250 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £58,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
57 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 28.93% 26.23% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 57 32 27
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,950 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
West Sussex

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Windows
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

Windows Salary Trend in Horsham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Horsham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 52 (63.41%) .NET
2 48 (58.54%) SQL
3 45 (54.88%) C#
4 40 (48.78%) C++
4 40 (48.78%) Linux
5 38 (46.34%) Software Engineering
6 36 (43.90%) Java
6 36 (43.90%) C
7 35 (42.68%) Visual Studio
8 32 (39.02%) XML
8 32 (39.02%) Android
9 30 (36.59%) MFC
10 25 (30.49%) Project Management
10 25 (30.49%) SQL Server
11 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
12 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
13 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
14 11 (13.41%) Windows XP
15 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (10.98%) Scrum
16 9 (10.98%) SAN
16 9 (10.98%) MS Exchange
16 9 (10.98%) DNS
16 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (9.76%) Hyper-V
17 8 (9.76%) Windows 7
17 8 (9.76%) Degree
17 8 (9.76%) Apple iOS
17 8 (9.76%) Web Services

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 9 (10.98%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.76%) IIS
3 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.88%) Apache
5 2 (2.44%) SAS
6 1 (1.22%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.22%) Lync
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) SAN
1 9 (10.98%) DNS
2 7 (8.54%) LAN
2 7 (8.54%) WAN
3 6 (7.32%) Firewall
4 4 (4.88%) Ethernet
4 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.66%) SSH
5 3 (3.66%) OSPF
5 3 (3.66%) BGP
5 3 (3.66%) Telnet
5 3 (3.66%) VoIP
5 3 (3.66%) Broadband
5 3 (3.66%) DHCP
5 3 (3.66%) Internet
5 3 (3.66%) IPv4
6 2 (2.44%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.22%) Wireless
7 1 (1.22%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (42.68%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.10%) NUnit
2 5 (6.10%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (6.10%) Moq
2 5 (6.10%) MSTest
3 4 (4.88%) JIRA
4 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.44%) Games
2 2 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (57.32%) Developer
2 33 (40.24%) .NET Developer
3 30 (36.59%) C# Developer
3 30 (36.59%) Software Engineer
4 24 (29.27%) C# Software Engineer
4 24 (29.27%) .NET Software Engineer
4 24 (29.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Software Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.20%) Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Technical Support
6 8 (9.76%) Support Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Applications Support
7 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (8.54%) IT Support
7 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) C++/C# Developer
8 6 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (7.32%) C++ Software Developer
8 6 (7.32%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (63.41%) .NET
2 32 (39.02%) XML
3 30 (36.59%) MFC
4 8 (9.76%) Web Services
5 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET
6 5 (6.10%) WinForms
6 5 (6.10%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (6.10%) Ninject
6 5 (6.10%) Unity DI Container
6 5 (6.10%) WPF
6 5 (6.10%) Spring.NET
7 4 (4.88%) J2EE
7 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
7 4 (4.88%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.88%) Spring
8 3 (3.66%) CSS
8 3 (3.66%) HTML
9 2 (2.44%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.10%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (6.10%) EqualLogic
3 3 (3.66%) Open Source
4 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.78%) Linux
2 32 (39.02%) Android
3 11 (13.41%) Windows XP
4 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (9.76%) Windows 7
5 8 (9.76%) Apple iOS
6 7 (8.54%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.66%) CentOS
8 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.34%) Software Engineering
2 25 (30.49%) Project Management
3 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.98%) Scrum
5 6 (7.32%) MVC
6 5 (6.10%) TDD
6 5 (6.10%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (6.10%) MVVM
6 5 (6.10%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.10%) Kanban
7 4 (4.88%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (4.88%) Multithreading
7 4 (4.88%) ITIL
7 4 (4.88%) OO
7 4 (4.88%) Document Management
8 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.44%) Web Application Development
9 2 (2.44%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (58.54%) SQL
2 45 (54.88%) C#
3 40 (48.78%) C++
4 36 (43.90%) Java
4 36 (43.90%) C
5 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.88%) VB
5 4 (4.88%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.88%) VB6
6 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.76%) Degree
3 5 (6.10%) MCP
4 3 (3.66%) MCTS
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.66%) CCNA
4 3 (3.66%) MCSE
4 3 (3.66%) MCSA
5 2 (2.44%) MCAD
5 2 (2.44%) MCSD
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.44%) MCITP
5 2 (2.44%) OCPJP
6 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.76%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.32%) VMware
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle
4 4 (4.88%) Cisco
5 3 (3.66%) BT
5 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.66%) HP
6 2 (2.44%) Sun
6 2 (2.44%) Dell
6 2 (2.44%) Citrix
6 2 (2.44%) Symantec
7 1 (1.22%) Altiris
7 1 (1.22%) Mitel
7 1 (1.22%) Remedy
7 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
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