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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 16.38% 25.66% 21.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.15% 80.56% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 20
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 £25,700 £21,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £58,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
59 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 33.33% 31.86% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 36 22
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
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 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Horsham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 21 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 45 (63.38%) .NET
2 43 (60.56%) SQL
3 40 (56.34%) C#
4 39 (54.93%) Linux
5 37 (52.11%) C
6 35 (49.30%) C++
6 35 (49.30%) Java
7 34 (47.89%) Visual Studio
8 33 (46.48%) XML
8 33 (46.48%) Android
9 31 (43.66%) MFC
9 31 (43.66%) Software Engineering
10 26 (36.62%) Project Management
11 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
12 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
13 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
14 10 (14.08%) Windows XP
15 9 (12.68%) MS Exchange
15 9 (12.68%) DNS
15 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
15 9 (12.68%) SAN
15 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (11.27%) MS Office
16 8 (11.27%) Hyper-V
16 8 (11.27%) Apple iOS
17 7 (9.86%) IIS
17 7 (9.86%) LAN
17 7 (9.86%) WAN
17 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (9.86%) Windows 7

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (12.68%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.86%) IIS
3 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.82%) Apache
5 2 (2.82%) SAS
6 1 (1.41%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.41%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) DNS
1 9 (12.68%) SAN
2 7 (9.86%) LAN
2 7 (9.86%) WAN
3 6 (8.45%) Firewall
4 5 (7.04%) Broadband
5 4 (5.63%) Ethernet
5 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.23%) Internet
6 3 (4.23%) OSPF
6 3 (4.23%) BGP
6 3 (4.23%) Telnet
6 3 (4.23%) DHCP
6 3 (4.23%) VoIP
6 3 (4.23%) SSH
6 3 (4.23%) IPv4
7 2 (2.82%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.82%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.41%) NAS
8 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (47.89%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.04%) NUnit
2 5 (7.04%) MSTest
2 5 (7.04%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (7.04%) Moq
3 4 (5.63%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.41%) Games
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (60.56%) Developer
2 34 (47.89%) .NET Developer
3 31 (43.66%) C# Developer
4 28 (39.44%) Software Engineer
5 25 (35.21%) C# Software Engineer
5 25 (35.21%) .NET Software Engineer
5 25 (35.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (14.08%) Analyst
6 10 (14.08%) Support Analyst
7 7 (9.86%) Technical Support
7 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Applications Support
7 7 (9.86%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (9.86%) IT Support
7 7 (9.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) C++/C# Developer
8 6 (8.45%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (8.45%) C Developer
8 6 (8.45%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (63.38%) .NET
2 33 (46.48%) XML
3 31 (43.66%) MFC
4 6 (8.45%) Web Services
5 5 (7.04%) Castle Windsor
5 5 (7.04%) Ninject
5 5 (7.04%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (7.04%) WinForms
5 5 (7.04%) WPF
5 5 (7.04%) Spring.NET
6 2 (2.82%) Spring
6 2 (2.82%) J2EE
6 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.82%) HTML
6 2 (2.82%) CSS
7 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.41%) COM
7 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.41%) Dojo
7 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (7.04%) EqualLogic
2 3 (4.23%) Open Source
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (54.93%) Linux
2 33 (46.48%) Android
3 10 (14.08%) Windows XP
4 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.27%) Apple iOS
6 7 (9.86%) Windows 8
6 7 (9.86%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.23%) CentOS
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) Software Engineering
2 26 (36.62%) Project Management
3 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.45%) Scrum
5 5 (7.04%) MVVM
5 5 (7.04%) Server Monitoring
5 5 (7.04%) TDD
5 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (7.04%) Kanban
5 5 (7.04%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (5.63%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (5.63%) Document Management
7 3 (4.23%) ITIL
7 3 (4.23%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.23%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.82%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (2.82%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 43 (60.56%) SQL
2 40 (56.34%) C#
3 37 (52.11%) C
4 35 (49.30%) C++
4 35 (49.30%) Java
5 4 (5.63%) VB
5 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.63%) VB6
6 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.63%) Degree
3 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.23%) MCSE
3 3 (4.23%) MCSA
3 3 (4.23%) CCNA
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.82%) MCP
4 2 (2.82%) MCITP
5 1 (1.41%) OCPJP
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.27%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) VMware
3 4 (5.63%) Cisco
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle
4 3 (4.23%) HP
4 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.23%) BT
5 2 (2.82%) Dell
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix
6 1 (1.41%) Symantec
6 1 (1.41%) Sun
6 1 (1.41%) Mitel
Horsham, West Sussex
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