The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / Sussex
Rank 5 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 21.05% 3.45% 20.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 10
Median salary £55,000 £75,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £75,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £75,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 21.05% 3.45% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 14
Median salary £55,000 £75,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £75,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the Sussex region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Windows
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Windows Salary Trend in Sussex

Windows
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Sussex

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sussex region with a requirement for Windows.

1 5 (55.56%) XML
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) QA
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
1 5 (55.56%) Confluence
1 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
1 5 (55.56%) BDD
1 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
1 5 (55.56%) Gherkin
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
1 5 (55.56%) Scala
1 5 (55.56%) Play Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 3 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 3 (33.33%) Intel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Automation Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Java Automation Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Java Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) QA Automation Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) QA Automation Tester
1 5 (55.56%) QA Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) QA Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Automation Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Java Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior QA Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior QA Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Field Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Gherkin
1 5 (55.56%) Play Framework
1 5 (55.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 3 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) BDD
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) Scala
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) VMware