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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 289 240 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 22.51% 19.83% 20.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.74% 64.17% 70.52%
Number of salaries quoted 261 199 200
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,600 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
433 374 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 33.72% 30.91% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 387 327 294
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +9 141 £43,250 +3.59% 5
Haywards Heath +10 35 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Gatwick -6 28 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Horsham -6 28 £40,000 +14.28%
Shoreham-by-Sea +1 5 £26,000 -
Worthing -16 5 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Chichester +11 2 £31,000 -27.05%
East Grinstead -9 2 £22,000 -29.60%
Burgess Hill -12 1 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 240 (41.52%) Microsoft
2 237 (41.00%) Active Directory
3 214 (37.02%) SQL
4 192 (33.22%) SQL Server
4 192 (33.22%) VMware
5 186 (32.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 166 (28.72%) Finance
7 153 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 147 (25.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 139 (24.05%) Linux
10 138 (23.88%) Firewall
11 136 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
12 129 (22.32%) MS Excel
13 111 (19.20%) JavaScript
14 100 (17.30%) DNS
15 97 (16.78%) MS Exchange
15 97 (16.78%) .NET
16 91 (15.74%) Windows 7
17 89 (15.40%) ITIL
18 88 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
19 87 (15.05%) Software Engineering
20 86 (14.88%) WAN
21 85 (14.71%) Cisco
22 82 (14.19%) Citrix
23 80 (13.84%) LAN
23 80 (13.84%) C#
24 79 (13.67%) MS Office
24 79 (13.67%) Visual Studio
25 77 (13.32%) Windows 8
26 74 (12.80%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 97 (16.78%) MS Exchange
2 74 (12.80%) IIS
3 66 (11.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (7.44%) SharePoint
5 40 (6.92%) Lync
6 39 (6.75%) WebSphere
7 36 (6.23%) WebLogic
8 24 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
11 13 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (1.38%) Apache
14 7 (1.21%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.52%) JBoss
15 3 (0.52%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.35%) GlassFish
16 2 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
17 1 (0.17%) FileNet
Applications
1 129 (22.32%) MS Excel
2 79 (13.67%) MS Office
3 14 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.38%) MS Project
6 2 (0.35%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.52%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.52%) Primavera
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.77%) Office 365
2 12 (2.08%) SaaS
3 4 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.69%) IaaS
3 4 (0.69%) Symantec.cloud
4 3 (0.52%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 138 (23.88%) Firewall
2 100 (17.30%) DNS
3 86 (14.88%) WAN
4 80 (13.84%) LAN
5 63 (10.90%) TCP/IP
6 61 (10.55%) DHCP
7 60 (10.38%) SAN
8 55 (9.52%) VPN
9 30 (5.19%) Internet
10 15 (2.60%) Network Security
11 12 (2.08%) VLAN
11 12 (2.08%) VoIP
12 11 (1.90%) SSL
12 11 (1.90%) iSCSI
12 11 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (1.90%) NAS
13 10 (1.73%) BIG-IP
13 10 (1.73%) Wireless
13 10 (1.73%) MPLS
14 9 (1.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (33.22%) SQL Server
2 48 (8.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (7.27%) Oracle Database
4 24 (4.15%) MySQL
5 19 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.52%) Big Data
11 3 (0.52%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 79 (13.67%) Visual Studio
2 45 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (6.23%) Oracle Forms
4 29 (5.02%) ReSharper
4 29 (5.02%) LINQPad
5 16 (2.77%) Eclipse
6 13 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 11 (1.90%) Subversion
8 7 (1.21%) MSTest
8 7 (1.21%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (1.21%) Moq
8 7 (1.21%) AdminStudio
8 7 (1.21%) NUnit
9 6 (1.04%) Maven
10 4 (0.69%) InstallShield
10 4 (0.69%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.52%) JUnit
11 3 (0.52%) NetBeans
11 3 (0.52%) StarTeam
General
1 166 (28.72%) Finance
2 36 (6.23%) Back Office
3 24 (4.15%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.29%) Games
5 17 (2.94%) Online Betting
6 16 (2.77%) Publishing
7 13 (2.25%) Aerospace
8 11 (1.90%) Law
8 11 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.90%) Retail
9 9 (1.56%) Legal
10 8 (1.38%) Marketing
11 6 (1.04%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.52%) Dutch Language
13 3 (0.52%) German Language
13 3 (0.52%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.35%) Advertising
14 2 (0.35%) Electronics
15 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 116 (20.07%) Developer
2 95 (16.44%) Analyst
3 61 (10.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 59 (10.21%) Support Engineer
5 49 (8.48%) Support Analyst
6 46 (7.96%) Software Engineer
6 46 (7.96%) Administrator
7 45 (7.79%) .NET Developer
8 44 (7.61%) C# Developer
9 43 (7.44%) C# .NET Developer
10 42 (7.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 40 (6.92%) 2nd Line Support
12 37 (6.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 33 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
14 31 (5.36%) IT Support
15 27 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
16 26 (4.50%) Service Analyst
16 26 (4.50%) Service Desk Analyst
16 26 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 25 (4.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (16.78%) .NET
2 74 (12.80%) ASP.NET
3 67 (11.59%) HTML
4 58 (10.03%) Web Services
5 56 (9.69%) CSS
6 52 (9.00%) jQuery
7 50 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (7.09%) XML
9 40 (6.92%) HTML5
10 37 (6.40%) KnockoutJS
11 32 (5.54%) .NET Framework
12 26 (4.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (3.46%) MFC
14 17 (2.94%) J2EE
15 13 (2.25%) Ajax
16 12 (2.08%) WPF
16 12 (2.08%) J2SE
17 11 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 8 (1.38%) Castle Windsor
19 7 (1.21%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.03%) Data Centre
2 46 (7.96%) Computer Science
3 41 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (6.75%) Data Structures
5 31 (5.36%) Inversion of Control
6 24 (4.15%) Blackberry
7 22 (3.81%) Clustering
8 21 (3.63%) Replication
9 14 (2.42%) Visualisation
10 13 (2.25%) Mainframe
11 12 (2.08%) Thin Client
11 12 (2.08%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.08%) Fat Client
11 12 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.56%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.21%) iSeries
13 7 (1.21%) User Experience
13 7 (1.21%) BYOD
14 6 (1.04%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 186 (32.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 147 (25.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 139 (24.05%) Linux
4 91 (15.74%) Windows 7
5 88 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 77 (13.32%) Windows 8
7 53 (9.17%) UNIX
8 30 (5.19%) Windows XP
9 29 (5.02%) Mac OS X
10 19 (3.29%) Mac OS
11 8 (1.38%) Android
12 6 (1.04%) VxWorks
13 5 (0.87%) HPUX
13 5 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.87%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.17%) Debian
15 1 (0.17%) Solaris
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (15.40%) ITIL
3 87 (15.05%) Software Engineering
4 54 (9.34%) MVC
5 50 (8.65%) Scrum
5 50 (8.65%) Project Management
6 49 (8.48%) MVVM
7 44 (7.61%) TDD
8 43 (7.44%) Load Balancing
9 36 (6.23%) Configuration Management
10 35 (6.06%) Change Management
11 34 (5.88%) Kanban
12 32 (5.54%) Migration
13 31 (5.36%) Service Management
13 31 (5.36%) SDLC
14 30 (5.19%) Pair Programming
15 29 (5.02%) UML
15 29 (5.02%) Patch Management
16 28 (4.84%) OO
17 26 (4.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 214 (37.02%) SQL
2 111 (19.20%) JavaScript
3 80 (13.84%) C#
4 65 (11.25%) Java
5 48 (8.30%) PowerShell
6 46 (7.96%) C++
7 37 (6.40%) PL/SQL
8 36 (6.23%) COBOL
9 35 (6.06%) T-SQL
10 33 (5.71%) C
11 12 (2.08%) VB
12 10 (1.73%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.21%) PHP
14 6 (1.04%) Assembly Language
14 6 (1.04%) X++
15 5 (0.87%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.35%) VBA
16 2 (0.35%) Python
17 1 (0.17%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 64 (11.07%) Degree
2 49 (8.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (5.54%) MCP
5 28 (4.84%) MCSE
6 26 (4.50%) Security Cleared
7 24 (4.15%) SC Cleared
8 19 (3.29%) CCNP
9 17 (2.94%) CCNA
10 14 (2.42%) MCITP
11 9 (1.56%) MCSA
12 8 (1.38%) HND
13 7 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.04%) PhD
15 5 (0.87%) ISEB
15 5 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
15 5 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.87%) OCPJP
15 5 (0.87%) ISTQB
16 3 (0.52%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (9.86%) SLA
2 12 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.21%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.17%) QA
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 237 (41.00%) Active Directory
2 153 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (9.86%) Hyper-V
4 46 (7.96%) XenApp
5 41 (7.09%) vSphere
6 32 (5.54%) Oracle RAC
7 30 (5.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 23 (3.98%) VMware ESX
9 21 (3.63%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (3.11%) XenDesktop
11 15 (2.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 12 (2.08%) ISA Server
13 11 (1.90%) Forefront TMG
14 10 (1.73%) XenServer
15 8 (1.38%) Firmware
16 4 (0.69%) UAG
17 3 (0.52%) Xen
18 2 (0.35%) Terminal Services
18 2 (0.35%) NFS
19 1 (0.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 64 (11.07%) SCCM
2 29 (5.02%) WSUS
3 22 (3.81%) Norton AntiVirus
3 22 (3.81%) SCOM
4 14 (2.42%) SCSM
5 13 (2.25%) NetBackup
6 11 (1.90%) Backup Exec
6 11 (1.90%) HP Data Protector
7 9 (1.56%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.35%) AppDNA
9 2 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.35%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.17%) Puppet
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 240 (41.52%) Microsoft
2 192 (33.22%) VMware
3 85 (14.71%) Cisco
4 82 (14.19%) Citrix
5 66 (11.42%) Oracle
6 58 (10.03%) HP
7 30 (5.19%) NetApp
8 29 (5.02%) Red Gate
9 28 (4.84%) Symantec
10 26 (4.50%) IBM
11 15 (2.60%) Dell
12 14 (2.42%) Sophos
13 13 (2.25%) Dell Compellent
14 12 (2.08%) Juniper
15 11 (1.90%) McAfee
15 11 (1.90%) Riverbed
16 9 (1.56%) Fortinet
16 9 (1.56%) Lumension
16 9 (1.56%) CheckPoint
17 7 (1.21%) Progress
West Sussex
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Sussex
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Burgess Hill
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Life assurance, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life assurance, bonus +
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonuses + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
KPRS
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40k - £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing
Computer Futures
Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago