The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 2 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 315 271 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.16% 20.50% 21.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.77% 68.43% 66.18%
Number of salaries quoted 279 235 222
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Windows
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
427 396 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 36.81% 29.95% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 376 355 353
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Windows
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows Salary Trend in West Sussex

Windows
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Windows
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +9 149 £44,500 +36.92% 7
Gatwick +1 38 £42,500 +13.33%
Horsham 0 32 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Haywards Heath +12 30 £27,500 -13.72% 3
Shoreham-by-Sea 0 6 £26,000 - 3
Worthing -15 5 £40,000 - 2
East Grinstead -2 3 £22,500 +12.50% 1
Chichester +13 2 £34,750 -18.23% 1
Burgess Hill -13 1 £31,500 -37.00%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

1 244 (42.66%) Active Directory
2 225 (39.34%) Microsoft
3 194 (33.92%) SQL Server
4 193 (33.74%) SQL
5 192 (33.57%) VMware
6 191 (33.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 151 (26.40%) VMware Infrastructure
8 147 (25.70%) Finance
9 140 (24.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 134 (23.43%) Firewall
11 131 (22.90%) Linux
12 124 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
13 119 (20.80%) MS Excel
14 106 (18.53%) MS Exchange
15 104 (18.18%) DNS
16 97 (16.96%) Software Engineering
17 95 (16.61%) JavaScript
18 94 (16.43%) Windows 7
19 90 (15.73%) ITIL
20 88 (15.38%) .NET
20 88 (15.38%) Cisco
20 88 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
21 84 (14.69%) WAN
21 84 (14.69%) MS Office
22 79 (13.81%) Citrix
23 78 (13.64%) Visual Studio
24 77 (13.46%) LAN
25 75 (13.11%) IIS
26 72 (12.59%) C#
27 70 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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
1 106 (18.53%) MS Exchange
2 75 (13.11%) IIS
3 70 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (7.69%) Lync
5 40 (6.99%) SharePoint
6 37 (6.47%) WebSphere
7 34 (5.94%) WebLogic
8 25 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 19 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
10 17 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 16 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (2.10%) Apache
14 9 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (1.40%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.87%) JBoss
17 4 (0.70%) GlassFish
18 2 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
19 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
19 1 (0.17%) FileNet
Applications
1 119 (20.80%) MS Excel
2 84 (14.69%) MS Office
3 15 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.52%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.52%) Primavera
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.10%) SaaS
2 10 (1.75%) Office 365
3 4 (0.70%) IaaS
3 4 (0.70%) Symantec.cloud
3 4 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 134 (23.43%) Firewall
2 104 (18.18%) DNS
3 84 (14.69%) WAN
4 77 (13.46%) LAN
5 67 (11.71%) SAN
6 65 (11.36%) DHCP
7 62 (10.84%) TCP/IP
8 50 (8.74%) VPN
9 27 (4.72%) Internet
10 14 (2.45%) Wireless
11 13 (2.27%) VLAN
11 13 (2.27%) NAS
11 13 (2.27%) Network Security
12 11 (1.92%) iSCSI
13 10 (1.75%) BIG-IP
13 10 (1.75%) MPLS
13 10 (1.75%) SSL
13 10 (1.75%) VoIP
14 8 (1.40%) Unified Communications
15 7 (1.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (33.92%) SQL Server
2 51 (8.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (5.77%) Oracle Database
4 23 (4.02%) MySQL
5 20 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (0.52%) Big Data
12 3 (0.52%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 78 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 36 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (4.90%) Oracle Forms
4 20 (3.50%) ReSharper
4 20 (3.50%) LINQPad
5 16 (2.80%) Eclipse
6 11 (1.92%) Subversion
6 11 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (1.22%) NUnit
7 7 (1.22%) Maven
7 7 (1.22%) MSTest
7 7 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (1.22%) Moq
7 7 (1.22%) AdminStudio
8 5 (0.87%) JUnit
8 5 (0.87%) NetBeans
8 5 (0.87%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.70%) InstallShield
9 4 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.70%) StarTeam
General
1 147 (25.70%) Finance
2 36 (6.29%) Back Office
3 29 (5.07%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.50%) Games
5 17 (2.97%) Online Betting
6 15 (2.62%) Publishing
7 13 (2.27%) Aerospace
8 11 (1.92%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.92%) Retail
9 9 (1.57%) Marketing
9 9 (1.57%) Law
9 9 (1.57%) Legal
10 6 (1.05%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.52%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.52%) German Language
12 3 (0.52%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.35%) Advertising
13 2 (0.35%) Electronics
14 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 106 (18.53%) Developer
2 100 (17.48%) Analyst
3 62 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 60 (10.49%) Support Engineer
5 56 (9.79%) Support Analyst
6 51 (8.92%) Software Engineer
7 46 (8.04%) Administrator
8 42 (7.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 38 (6.64%) 2nd Line Support
10 36 (6.29%) .NET Developer
11 31 (5.42%) C# Developer
11 31 (5.42%) IT Support
12 30 (5.24%) C# .NET Developer
13 27 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
14 26 (4.55%) Service Analyst
14 26 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
14 26 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
15 25 (4.37%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
16 24 (4.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 22 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (15.38%) .NET
2 60 (10.49%) HTML
3 59 (10.31%) Web Services
4 57 (9.97%) ASP.NET
5 47 (8.22%) CSS
6 43 (7.52%) jQuery
7 39 (6.82%) XML
8 34 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (5.77%) HTML5
10 25 (4.37%) KnockoutJS
10 25 (4.37%) MFC
11 22 (3.85%) .NET Framework
12 21 (3.67%) J2EE
13 17 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (2.45%) J2SE
15 13 (2.27%) Ajax
16 12 (2.10%) WPF
17 10 (1.75%) Spring
17 10 (1.75%) Dojo
18 8 (1.40%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.79%) Data Centre
2 50 (8.74%) Computer Science
3 35 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (6.12%) Data Structures
4 30 (5.24%) Clustering
5 25 (4.37%) Inversion of Control
6 21 (3.67%) Blackberry
7 19 (3.32%) Replication
7 19 (3.32%) Visualisation
8 16 (2.80%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.10%) Mainframe
9 12 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.75%) Fat Client
10 10 (1.75%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.57%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.22%) iSeries
12 7 (1.22%) BYOD
13 4 (0.70%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.70%) User Experience
13 4 (0.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 191 (33.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 140 (24.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 131 (22.90%) Linux
4 94 (16.43%) Windows 7
5 88 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 67 (11.71%) Windows 8
7 54 (9.44%) UNIX
8 31 (5.42%) Windows XP
9 26 (4.55%) Mac OS X
10 17 (2.97%) Mac OS
11 8 (1.40%) Android
12 6 (1.05%) VxWorks
13 5 (0.87%) HPUX
13 5 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.70%) zOS
14 4 (0.70%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.35%) i5/OS
15 2 (0.35%) OS/400
15 2 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (16.96%) Software Engineering
3 90 (15.73%) ITIL
4 52 (9.09%) Project Management
5 46 (8.04%) Load Balancing
6 38 (6.64%) UML
6 38 (6.64%) MVC
7 37 (6.47%) Scrum
7 37 (6.47%) MVVM
8 36 (6.29%) Configuration Management
8 36 (6.29%) TDD
9 35 (6.12%) OO
10 34 (5.94%) Service Management
11 33 (5.77%) Change Management
12 31 (5.42%) Migration
12 31 (5.42%) Patch Management
13 30 (5.24%) OOD
14 28 (4.90%) SDLC
14 28 (4.90%) Kanban
15 25 (4.37%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 193 (33.74%) SQL
2 95 (16.61%) JavaScript
3 72 (12.59%) C#
4 63 (11.01%) Java
5 56 (9.79%) C++
6 47 (8.22%) PowerShell
7 33 (5.77%) C
8 30 (5.24%) T-SQL
9 29 (5.07%) PL/SQL
10 28 (4.90%) COBOL
11 8 (1.40%) VB
12 7 (1.22%) PHP
12 7 (1.22%) Assembly Language
13 6 (1.05%) X++
14 5 (0.87%) Embedded C++
15 4 (0.70%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.35%) VBA
16 2 (0.35%) Python
17 1 (0.17%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 66 (11.54%) Degree
2 54 (9.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 32 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (5.42%) SC Cleared
6 30 (5.24%) MCP
7 28 (4.90%) MCSE
8 18 (3.15%) CCNA
9 16 (2.80%) CCNP
10 13 (2.27%) MCSA
10 13 (2.27%) MCITP
11 9 (1.57%) OCPJP
11 9 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (1.40%) HND
13 7 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.05%) PhD
15 5 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.70%) OCMJD
17 3 (0.52%) MOS
17 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (9.97%) SLA
2 11 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.22%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 244 (42.66%) Active Directory
2 151 (26.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (10.49%) Hyper-V
4 43 (7.52%) XenApp
5 41 (7.17%) vSphere
6 32 (5.59%) Microsoft App-V
7 28 (4.90%) Oracle RAC
8 24 (4.20%) VMware ESX
8 24 (4.20%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (2.80%) XenDesktop
10 14 (2.45%) ISA Server
10 14 (2.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 12 (2.10%) Forefront TMG
12 10 (1.75%) XenServer
13 8 (1.40%) Firmware
14 4 (0.70%) UAG
15 2 (0.35%) NFS
16 1 (0.17%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 69 (12.06%) SCCM
2 33 (5.77%) WSUS
3 23 (4.02%) SCOM
4 22 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 18 (3.15%) SCSM
6 14 (2.45%) NetBackup
7 13 (2.27%) ARCserve
8 12 (2.10%) Backup Exec
9 11 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.35%) AppDNA
11 2 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.35%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 225 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 192 (33.57%) VMware
3 88 (15.38%) Cisco
4 79 (13.81%) Citrix
5 64 (11.19%) HP
6 59 (10.31%) Oracle
7 31 (5.42%) Symantec
8 29 (5.07%) NetApp
9 26 (4.55%) IBM
10 20 (3.50%) Red Gate
11 19 (3.32%) Dell
12 18 (3.15%) Dell Compellent
13 16 (2.80%) Sophos
14 13 (2.27%) Lumension
15 12 (2.10%) Riverbed
15 12 (2.10%) Juniper
16 9 (1.57%) Sun
16 9 (1.57%) CheckPoint
16 9 (1.57%) SolarWinds
16 9 (1.57%) McAfee
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Grinstead, East Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35- 50k Dependant on EXP
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50- 65k Dependent on EXP
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Life assurance, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Shoreham-by-sea, Sussex
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: up to £20,000 - plus benefits after qualifying period
Posted: 7 days ago
West Sussex
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Worthing
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Posted: 18 days ago