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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 37 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 22.02% 31.29% 25.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.55% 94.44% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 51 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
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
51 54 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 30.36% 33.13% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 54 29
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,200 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Horsham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 48 (69.57%) Software Engineering
2 41 (59.42%) SQL Server
3 39 (56.52%) Linux
4 35 (50.72%) Java
4 35 (50.72%) Computer Science
5 34 (49.28%) Degree
6 31 (44.93%) JavaScript
7 30 (43.48%) J2EE
7 30 (43.48%) Oracle
7 30 (43.48%) Apache
7 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (43.48%) Dojo
8 29 (42.03%) Spring
8 29 (42.03%) OCPJP
8 29 (42.03%) Oracle Certification
8 29 (42.03%) Sun
9 28 (40.58%) Multithreading
10 26 (37.68%) C++
11 22 (31.88%) SQL
12 21 (30.43%) Web Services
12 21 (30.43%) jQuery
13 20 (28.99%) Hibernate
14 16 (23.19%) UML
15 15 (21.74%) Visual Studio
15 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
16 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
17 13 (18.84%) Active Directory
17 13 (18.84%) XML
18 11 (15.94%) HTML
18 11 (15.94%) MFC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 30 (43.48%) Apache
2 10 (14.49%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
3 9 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 9 (13.04%) IIS
3 9 (13.04%) JBoss
3 9 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 9 (13.04%) GlassFish
4 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) nginx
6 1 (1.45%) Node.js
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) DNS
2 7 (10.14%) Firewall
2 7 (10.14%) Wireless
3 3 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.35%) SAN
3 3 (4.35%) DHCP
4 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.90%) LAN
4 2 (2.90%) WAN
4 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.45%) VPN
5 1 (1.45%) PPTP
5 1 (1.45%) SMTP
5 1 (1.45%) HTTP
5 1 (1.45%) IPsec
5 1 (1.45%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (59.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.04%) JUnit
2 9 (13.04%) Eclipse
2 9 (13.04%) NetBeans
2 9 (13.04%) Maven
3 7 (10.14%) Subversion
3 7 (10.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (7.25%) StarTeam
4 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.90%) PVCS
General
1 3 (4.35%) Electronics
2 2 (2.90%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (55.07%) Developer
2 24 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 20 (28.99%) Software Engineer
3 20 (28.99%) J2EE Developer
3 20 (28.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Administrator
5 8 (11.59%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) C# Developer
5 8 (11.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (10.14%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) Technical Support
8 5 (7.25%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) C++ Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (43.48%) J2EE
1 30 (43.48%) Dojo
2 29 (42.03%) Spring
3 21 (30.43%) Web Services
3 21 (30.43%) jQuery
4 20 (28.99%) Hibernate
5 13 (18.84%) XML
6 11 (15.94%) MFC
6 11 (15.94%) HTML
7 9 (13.04%) J2SE
7 9 (13.04%) JMS
7 9 (13.04%) JSON
8 8 (11.59%) .NET
9 6 (8.70%) CSS
9 6 (8.70%) Ajax
9 6 (8.70%) JPA
10 5 (7.25%) RESTful
10 5 (7.25%) JDBC
10 5 (7.25%) Servlets
10 5 (7.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (50.72%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.04%) Clustering
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) VHDL
5 1 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.45%) CPLD
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) Physics
5 1 (1.45%) CMDB
5 1 (1.45%) GIS
5 1 (1.45%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 39 (56.52%) Linux
2 10 (14.49%) Windows 7
3 8 (11.59%) Android
3 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.25%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Phone
5 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.90%) Windows CE
6 2 (2.90%) UNIX
6 2 (2.90%) Nucleus RTOS
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.45%) Solaris
7 1 (1.45%) Debian
7 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) Software Engineering
2 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (40.58%) Multithreading
4 16 (23.19%) UML
5 11 (15.94%) OO
6 9 (13.04%) AOP
6 9 (13.04%) Load Balancing
7 7 (10.14%) Project Management
8 5 (7.25%) OOD
9 4 (5.80%) OOP
9 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.35%) ITIL
10 3 (4.35%) Software Deployment
10 3 (4.35%) Business Development
10 3 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (2.90%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (2.90%) Functional Testing
11 2 (2.90%) Zachman Framework
11 2 (2.90%) TOGAF
11 2 (2.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.72%) Java
2 31 (44.93%) JavaScript
3 26 (37.68%) C++
4 22 (31.88%) SQL
5 10 (14.49%) C
6 8 (11.59%) C#
7 3 (4.35%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.90%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.45%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.45%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.45%) Perl
9 1 (1.45%) VB
9 1 (1.45%) VC++
9 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (49.28%) Degree
2 29 (42.03%) Oracle Certification
2 29 (42.03%) OCPJP
3 9 (13.04%) OCMJD
4 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
5 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.35%) MCP
6 3 (4.35%) MCTS
6 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.90%) VCP4
7 2 (2.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) ISO 9000
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) vSphere
2 3 (4.35%) VMware Server
3 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.45%) XenApp
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (43.48%) Oracle
2 29 (42.03%) Sun
3 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.49%) VMware
5 7 (10.14%) Cisco
6 3 (4.35%) Altiris
6 3 (4.35%) Symantec
6 3 (4.35%) Veeam
7 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.45%) HP
8 1 (1.45%) EMC
8 1 (1.45%) Citrix
8 1 (1.45%) NetApp
8 1 (1.45%) Altera
8 1 (1.45%) QNX
8 1 (1.45%) Xilinx
8 1 (1.45%) WatchGuard
Horsham, West Sussex
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Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago