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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 32 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 19.75% 15.53% 21.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% 55.17% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 26
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 £35,000 £25,250 £24,625
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,750 £58,000
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 Horsham region.

Operating Systems Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 27.16% 28.16% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 31
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 £35,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Horsham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (55.84%) Software Engineering
2 36 (46.75%) SQL Server
3 33 (42.86%) Degree
4 32 (41.56%) C++
4 32 (41.56%) Visual Studio
5 31 (40.26%) Computer Science
6 26 (33.77%) UML
7 25 (32.47%) Active Directory
8 22 (28.57%) OO
8 22 (28.57%) MFC
8 22 (28.57%) Multithreading
9 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
9 20 (25.97%) Games
10 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
11 17 (22.08%) OOD
11 17 (22.08%) Visualisation
12 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
13 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (18.18%) Windows 8
14 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
15 13 (16.88%) jQuery
16 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
16 12 (15.58%) Ajax
16 12 (15.58%) Linux
16 12 (15.58%) SQL
16 12 (15.58%) MS Office
17 11 (14.29%) Oracle
17 11 (14.29%) J2EE

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.69%) Apache
3 7 (9.09%) IIS
4 5 (6.49%) JBoss
4 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.19%) GlassFish
5 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.19%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.90%) Lync
7 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 12 (15.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Office 365
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) PaaS
3 1 (1.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) DNS
2 10 (12.99%) Network Security
3 8 (10.39%) Wireless
4 5 (6.49%) Firewall
5 4 (5.19%) DHCP
6 3 (3.90%) LAN
6 3 (3.90%) WAN
7 2 (2.60%) ADSL
7 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.60%) VPN
7 2 (2.60%) SAN
8 1 (1.30%) Internet
8 1 (1.30%) MPLS
8 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.30%) Frame Relay
8 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.30%) ISDN
8 1 (1.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (46.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (12.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (41.56%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.49%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.49%) NetBeans
2 5 (6.49%) Maven
2 5 (6.49%) JUnit
3 4 (5.19%) StarTeam
3 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.19%) Subversion
3 4 (5.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (25.97%) Games
2 6 (7.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (41.56%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) Software Developer
3 16 (20.78%) C++ Developer
4 14 (18.18%) C++ Software Developer
5 13 (16.88%) Analyst
5 13 (16.88%) Software Engineer
5 13 (16.88%) Support Analyst
6 12 (15.58%) Administrator
6 12 (15.58%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Java Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Technical Support
10 5 (6.49%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (6.49%) C# Developer
10 5 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) MFC
2 13 (16.88%) jQuery
3 12 (15.58%) Ajax
4 11 (14.29%) J2EE
5 10 (12.99%) Spring
5 10 (12.99%) Dojo
6 7 (9.09%) Web Services
6 7 (9.09%) HTML
7 6 (7.79%) .NET
7 6 (7.79%) CSS
7 6 (7.79%) STL
7 6 (7.79%) OpenGL
7 6 (7.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (6.49%) WPF
8 5 (6.49%) JSON
8 5 (6.49%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.49%) J2SE
9 4 (5.19%) JMS
9 4 (5.19%) XML
9 4 (5.19%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.26%) Computer Science
2 17 (22.08%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.19%) Clustering
4 2 (2.60%) iPad
4 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.60%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) GIS
5 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.30%) VHDL
5 1 (1.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.30%) CPLD
5 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 12 (15.58%) Linux
4 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.99%) Windows 7
6 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.49%) Android
7 5 (6.49%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (55.84%) Software Engineering
2 26 (33.77%) UML
3 22 (28.57%) OO
3 22 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 17 (22.08%) OOD
5 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.09%) ITIL
7 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.49%) AOP
7 5 (6.49%) MVVM
8 4 (5.19%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.19%) Service Management
9 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.60%) MVC
9 2 (2.60%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.60%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (2.60%) Server Building
10 1 (1.30%) SDLC
10 1 (1.30%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (1.30%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) C++
2 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
3 12 (15.58%) SQL
4 10 (12.99%) Java
5 6 (7.79%) C#
6 1 (1.30%) C
6 1 (1.30%) VB
6 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.30%) VC++
6 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.30%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 33 (42.86%) Degree
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (11.69%) OCPJP
3 6 (7.79%) PhD
3 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.49%) MCSE
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.19%) OCMJD
6 2 (2.60%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.30%) CCNA
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (32.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.60%) XenApp
4 2 (2.60%) Firmware
5 1 (1.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) WSUS
1 2 (2.60%) SCCM
1 2 (2.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.29%) Oracle
3 9 (11.69%) Sun
4 5 (6.49%) VMware
5 3 (3.90%) Citrix
5 3 (3.90%) Cisco
6 2 (2.60%) IBM
6 2 (2.60%) Cognos
6 2 (2.60%) Mitel
6 2 (2.60%) NetApp
6 2 (2.60%) Apple
7 1 (1.30%) Symantec
7 1 (1.30%) QNX
7 1 (1.30%) BT
7 1 (1.30%) Xilinx
7 1 (1.30%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.30%) Altera
7 1 (1.30%) Avaya
7 1 (1.30%) EMC
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