The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 37 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 23.42% 30.00% 26.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.52% 81.08% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 31
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £21,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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 Horsham region.

Operating Systems Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
54 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 34.18% 37.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 54 36 34
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £21,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Horsham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 42 (61.76%) Linux
2 37 (54.41%) Java
2 37 (54.41%) Software Engineering
3 35 (51.47%) SQL
3 35 (51.47%) .NET
3 35 (51.47%) C
3 35 (51.47%) C#
4 34 (50.00%) C++
5 31 (45.59%) XML
6 30 (44.12%) Visual Studio
6 30 (44.12%) Android
7 27 (39.71%) MFC
8 25 (36.76%) Project Management
9 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
10 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
10 15 (22.06%) Active Directory
11 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
13 11 (16.18%) DNS
14 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
14 10 (14.71%) Degree
15 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (13.24%) LAN
15 9 (13.24%) WAN
16 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (11.76%) Oracle Certification
16 8 (11.76%) OCPJP
16 8 (11.76%) Apache
16 8 (11.76%) Sun

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.76%) Apache
3 6 (8.82%) IIS
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.94%) SAS
5 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.94%) JBoss
5 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.94%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.47%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) DNS
2 9 (13.24%) LAN
2 9 (13.24%) WAN
3 6 (8.82%) Ethernet
3 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.82%) Firewall
4 5 (7.35%) Wireless
4 5 (7.35%) SAN
4 5 (7.35%) Broadband
5 3 (4.41%) SSH
5 3 (4.41%) Internet
5 3 (4.41%) OSPF
5 3 (4.41%) BGP
5 3 (4.41%) Telnet
5 3 (4.41%) IPv4
5 3 (4.41%) VoIP
5 3 (4.41%) DHCP
6 2 (2.94%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (44.12%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.35%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (7.35%) Moq
2 5 (7.35%) MSTest
2 5 (7.35%) NUnit
3 4 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (5.88%) Subversion
4 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.94%) PVCS
4 2 (2.94%) JUnit
4 2 (2.94%) NetBeans
4 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.94%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.94%) Maven
5 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (57.35%) Developer
2 31 (45.59%) Software Engineer
3 30 (44.12%) .NET Developer
4 28 (41.18%) C# Developer
5 25 (36.76%) C# Software Engineer
5 25 (36.76%) .NET Software Engineer
5 25 (36.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Technical Support
7 8 (11.76%) Support Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Desktop Administrator
10 3 (4.41%) Administrator
10 3 (4.41%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (51.47%) .NET
2 31 (45.59%) XML
3 27 (39.71%) MFC
4 8 (11.76%) J2EE
4 8 (11.76%) Dojo
4 8 (11.76%) Spring
5 6 (8.82%) Web Services
5 6 (8.82%) Hibernate
5 6 (8.82%) WPF
5 6 (8.82%) jQuery
6 5 (7.35%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (7.35%) Ninject
6 5 (7.35%) Unity DI Container
6 5 (7.35%) Spring.NET
6 5 (7.35%) WinForms
7 3 (4.41%) CSS
7 3 (4.41%) HTML
8 2 (2.94%) J2SE
8 2 (2.94%) JMS
8 2 (2.94%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.35%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (7.35%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Open Source
4 2 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (61.76%) Linux
2 30 (44.12%) Android
3 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (10.29%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
6 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.41%) CentOS
7 3 (4.41%) Windows Phone
8 2 (2.94%) Windows CE
8 2 (2.94%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) Software Engineering
2 25 (36.76%) Project Management
3 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.82%) TDD
4 6 (8.82%) Multithreading
4 6 (8.82%) MVVM
5 5 (7.35%) Server Monitoring
5 5 (7.35%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (7.35%) Kanban
5 5 (7.35%) Scrum
5 5 (7.35%) ITIL
6 4 (5.88%) Document Management
7 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.41%) Software Deployment
7 3 (4.41%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.41%) Line Management
8 2 (2.94%) UML
8 2 (2.94%) OOP
8 2 (2.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) Java
2 35 (51.47%) SQL
2 35 (51.47%) C
2 35 (51.47%) C#
3 34 (50.00%) C++
4 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.94%) Embedded C
5 2 (2.94%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (11.76%) OCPJP
3 5 (7.35%) MCP
4 3 (4.41%) MCTS
4 3 (4.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.41%) MCSE
4 3 (4.41%) MCSA
4 3 (4.41%) CCNA
5 2 (2.94%) HND
5 2 (2.94%) OCMJD
5 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (22.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) XenApp
3 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) Sun
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) HP
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco
4 3 (4.41%) BT
4 3 (4.41%) Symantec
4 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.41%) Altiris
5 2 (2.94%) Dell
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.47%) NetApp
6 1 (1.47%) Mitel
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix
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