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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 242 285 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.84% 25.33% 20.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.71% 78.95% 60.77%
Number of salaries quoted 209 263 228
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
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
374 361 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 33.75% 32.09% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 332 327 380
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +3 100 £40,000 -12.08% 2
Worthing 0 39 £29,025 -29.63% 3
Horsham -12 37 £41,250 +17.85% 3
Burgess Hill -6 9 £31,000 -31.11%
Gatwick +8 7 £40,000 -13.97%
East Grinstead +7 5 £47,500 +3.26%
Shoreham-by-Sea +2 4 £22,000 -42.10%
Haywards Heath -7 4 £23,500 -44.70% 4
Hassocks - 2 £17,500 -
Steyning - 2 £42,500 -
Chichester +2 1 £45,000 +87.50%
Bognor Regis - 1 £27,500 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 179 (40.96%) Active Directory
2 166 (37.99%) VMware
3 153 (35.01%) Microsoft
4 146 (33.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 138 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 132 (30.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 103 (23.57%) Citrix
8 102 (23.34%) Linux
9 97 (22.20%) SQL
10 88 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
11 79 (18.08%) Software Engineering
12 75 (17.16%) Finance
13 73 (16.70%) Windows 7
14 70 (16.02%) MS Excel
15 67 (15.33%) MS Exchange
15 67 (15.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 66 (15.10%) .NET
16 66 (15.10%) Firewall
17 63 (14.42%) MS Office
18 62 (14.19%) ITIL
19 59 (13.50%) vSphere
20 58 (13.27%) C#
20 58 (13.27%) VMware ESX
21 57 (13.04%) JavaScript
21 57 (13.04%) Web Services
22 56 (12.81%) Windows Server 2003
22 56 (12.81%) Degree
23 55 (12.59%) Microsoft Certification
24 54 (12.36%) Java
25 53 (12.13%) C++

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 67 (15.33%) MS Exchange
2 38 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (7.78%) Apache
4 32 (7.32%) IIS
5 30 (6.86%) SharePoint
6 25 (5.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 24 (5.49%) WebSphere
8 19 (4.35%) Tomcat
9 14 (3.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 14 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (2.29%) Lync
11 9 (2.06%) GlassFish
11 9 (2.06%) JBoss
11 9 (2.06%) WebLogic
12 6 (1.37%) Apache Solr
12 6 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 70 (16.02%) MS Excel
2 63 (14.42%) MS Office
3 10 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.60%) MS Project
5 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.49%) Office 365
2 8 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (15.10%) Firewall
2 48 (10.98%) DNS
3 41 (9.38%) SAN
4 37 (8.47%) TCP/IP
5 35 (8.01%) DHCP
5 35 (8.01%) LAN
6 34 (7.78%) WAN
7 17 (3.89%) Wireless
8 11 (2.52%) VoIP
8 11 (2.52%) Broadband
9 10 (2.29%) VPN
9 10 (2.29%) Internet
10 8 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (1.60%) 3G
12 6 (1.37%) PABX
13 5 (1.14%) NAS
13 5 (1.14%) IP Telephony
13 5 (1.14%) VLAN
13 5 (1.14%) Ethernet
13 5 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.03%) MySQL
3 20 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (3.43%) Oracle ODI
4 15 (3.43%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.06%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.37%) MariaDB
9 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.23%) UniData
Development Applications
1 46 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 13 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.52%) MSTest
3 11 (2.52%) Subversion
3 11 (2.52%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.29%) Maven
4 10 (2.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (2.29%) Moq
4 10 (2.29%) NUnit
5 9 (2.06%) NetBeans
5 9 (2.06%) Eclipse
5 9 (2.06%) JUnit
6 7 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (1.14%) StarTeam
8 4 (0.92%) JIRA
9 3 (0.69%) ReSharper
9 3 (0.69%) LINQPad
10 2 (0.46%) WiX
10 2 (0.46%) Selenium
10 2 (0.46%) PVCS
General
1 75 (17.16%) Finance
2 26 (5.95%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.58%) Publishing
4 13 (2.97%) Electronics
5 10 (2.29%) Military
6 6 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.69%) Marketing
8 2 (0.46%) Retail
8 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (23.57%) Developer
2 92 (21.05%) Analyst
3 71 (16.25%) Support Engineer
4 58 (13.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 48 (10.98%) Senior Analyst
5 48 (10.98%) Software Engineer
5 48 (10.98%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 37 (8.47%) .NET Developer
7 32 (7.32%) 1st Line Support
8 30 (6.86%) C# Developer
9 29 (6.64%) Support Analyst
10 27 (6.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 27 (6.18%) Administrator
10 27 (6.18%) C# Software Engineer
11 26 (5.95%) Java Developer
12 22 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support
13 21 (4.81%) J2EE Developer
13 21 (4.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 20 (4.58%) 2nd Line Support
15 19 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (15.10%) .NET
2 57 (13.04%) Web Services
3 38 (8.70%) XML
4 34 (7.78%) ASP.NET
5 33 (7.55%) jQuery
6 31 (7.09%) J2EE
6 31 (7.09%) Dojo
7 30 (6.86%) Spring
8 28 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (5.03%) HTML
10 21 (4.81%) Hibernate
11 20 (4.58%) CSS
12 16 (3.66%) Ajax
12 16 (3.66%) .NET Framework
13 15 (3.43%) JSP
13 15 (3.43%) MFC
14 13 (2.97%) WPF
15 11 (2.52%) JSON
15 11 (2.52%) WCF
16 10 (2.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.15%) Computer Science
2 34 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.18%) Clustering
4 25 (5.72%) Blackberry
5 17 (3.89%) Inversion of Control
6 15 (3.43%) Data Structures
7 12 (2.75%) Visualisation
8 10 (2.29%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.37%) iPad
10 5 (1.14%) iPhone
11 4 (0.92%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.92%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.69%) FMCG
12 3 (0.69%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.69%) FlexPod
13 2 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.46%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.46%) GIS
13 2 (0.46%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 146 (33.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 102 (23.34%) Linux
3 73 (16.70%) Windows 7
4 67 (15.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (12.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (7.32%) UNIX
7 20 (4.58%) Android
8 14 (3.20%) Mac OS X
9 13 (2.97%) Windows XP
9 13 (2.97%) Windows 8
10 9 (2.06%) Mac OS
10 9 (2.06%) zOS
11 8 (1.83%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.83%) Windows Phone
12 6 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.92%) CentOS
13 4 (0.92%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.46%) i5/OS
15 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (18.08%) Software Engineering
3 62 (14.19%) ITIL
4 40 (9.15%) TDD
5 32 (7.32%) MVC
6 31 (7.09%) Project Management
7 29 (6.64%) Multithreading
8 26 (5.95%) Load Balancing
9 24 (5.49%) Service Delivery
10 22 (5.03%) Scrum
11 20 (4.58%) CRM
12 19 (4.35%) Kanban
13 18 (4.12%) UML
14 17 (3.89%) Unit Testing
15 16 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (3.43%) OO
16 15 (3.43%) Knowledge Management
17 14 (3.20%) MVVM
18 13 (2.97%) SOA
18 13 (2.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 97 (22.20%) SQL
2 58 (13.27%) C#
3 57 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 54 (12.36%) Java
5 53 (12.13%) C++
6 36 (8.24%) C
7 12 (2.75%) T-SQL
8 9 (2.06%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.60%) PHP
10 3 (0.69%) PHP5
10 3 (0.69%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.46%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.23%) XQuery
12 1 (0.23%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.23%) Ruby
12 1 (0.23%) XPath
12 1 (0.23%) Perl
12 1 (0.23%) VBScript
12 1 (0.23%) VB
12 1 (0.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 56 (12.81%) Degree
2 55 (12.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (10.30%) MCP
4 39 (8.92%) MCSE
5 30 (6.86%) OCPJP
5 30 (6.86%) Oracle Certification
6 21 (4.81%) MCSA
7 20 (4.58%) Security Cleared
8 18 (4.12%) SC Cleared
9 16 (3.66%) MCITP
9 16 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (2.97%) CCNA
11 9 (2.06%) CCNP
11 9 (2.06%) OCMJD
12 8 (1.83%) HND
13 6 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.92%) HNC
14 4 (0.92%) VCP4
14 4 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.69%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.89%) SLA
2 6 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.69%) QA
4 2 (0.46%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) BS25999
System Software
1 179 (40.96%) Active Directory
2 132 (30.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (13.50%) vSphere
4 58 (13.27%) VMware ESX
5 46 (10.53%) XenApp
6 33 (7.55%) Hyper-V
7 20 (4.58%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (4.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 15 (3.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (3.43%) XenDesktop
9 9 (2.06%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.69%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 42 (9.61%) SCCM
2 20 (4.58%) SCOM
3 18 (4.12%) NetBackup
4 15 (3.43%) Backup Exec
5 12 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (2.75%) WSUS
6 9 (2.06%) HP Data Protector
7 8 (1.83%) ARCserve
7 8 (1.83%) SCSM
8 5 (1.14%) AppDNA
8 5 (1.14%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.69%) cPanel
10 3 (0.69%) Plesk
11 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.23%) Puppet
12 1 (0.23%) WMI
Vendors
1 166 (37.99%) VMware
2 153 (35.01%) Microsoft
3 103 (23.57%) Citrix
4 49 (11.21%) Oracle
5 42 (9.61%) Cisco
6 30 (6.86%) Sun
7 26 (5.95%) Symantec
8 24 (5.49%) HP
9 14 (3.20%) NetApp
10 13 (2.97%) Dell
11 12 (2.75%) Sophos
12 10 (2.29%) Apple
13 9 (2.06%) Websense
13 9 (2.06%) Altiris
14 8 (1.83%) Juniper
14 8 (1.83%) Fortinet
14 8 (1.83%) Lumension
14 8 (1.83%) 3PAR
15 7 (1.60%) Veeam
15 7 (1.60%) McAfee
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 9 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 9 days ago