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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 216 229 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.82% 20.72% 18.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.06% 72.47% 82.09%
Number of salaries quoted 174 210 256
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £21,250 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
332 316 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 28.92% 28.60% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 282 291 308
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £50,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 -1 82 £45,000 +9.75% 8
Gatwick +15 41 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Horsham -3 36 £35,000 +9.37% 6
Burgess Hill +3 21 £32,500 +20.37% 2
Haywards Heath -2 19 £32,500 +14.03% 2
Worthing -2 13 £32,000 -24.70%
Shoreham-by-Sea 0 10 £30,500 -19.73% 2
East Grinstead - 4 £42,500 - 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 252 (47.46%) Active Directory
2 250 (47.08%) Microsoft
3 179 (33.71%) VMware
4 159 (29.94%) SQL
4 159 (29.94%) ITIL
5 156 (29.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 134 (25.24%) SQL Server
7 119 (22.41%) Windows 7
8 118 (22.22%) Linux
9 112 (21.09%) Citrix
10 110 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
11 103 (19.40%) MS Excel
12 101 (19.02%) C#
13 97 (18.27%) Firewall
14 95 (17.89%) MS Exchange
15 93 (17.51%) .NET
16 82 (15.44%) Microsoft Certification
17 80 (15.07%) MS Office
18 79 (14.88%) Finance
19 78 (14.69%) DNS
20 77 (14.50%) C++
21 73 (13.75%) C
22 71 (13.37%) Windows Server 2003
22 71 (13.37%) Cisco
23 70 (13.18%) Windows Server 2012
24 69 (12.99%) Software Engineering
25 68 (12.81%) Project Management
26 66 (12.43%) Exchange Server 2010
27 65 (12.24%) SAN
28 64 (12.05%) Visual Studio

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 95 (17.89%) MS Exchange
2 66 (12.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (10.17%) SharePoint
4 44 (8.29%) IIS
5 25 (4.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 24 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 23 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (2.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (2.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (2.26%) Lync
10 10 (1.88%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.51%) Apache
11 8 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.94%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.75%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.75%) FileNet
13 4 (0.75%) WebSphere Process Server
13 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.75%) Joomla!
Applications
1 103 (19.40%) MS Excel
2 80 (15.07%) MS Office
3 6 (1.13%) MS Project
4 4 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.58%) SaaS
2 14 (2.64%) IaaS
3 9 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.69%) Office 365
3 9 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 97 (18.27%) Firewall
2 78 (14.69%) DNS
3 65 (12.24%) SAN
4 62 (11.68%) DHCP
5 57 (10.73%) TCP/IP
6 51 (9.60%) WAN
7 49 (9.23%) LAN
8 38 (7.16%) VPN
9 34 (6.40%) VoIP
10 33 (6.21%) Wi-Fi
11 27 (5.08%) Internet
12 20 (3.77%) FTP
13 14 (2.64%) DMZ
13 14 (2.64%) BIG-IP
14 12 (2.26%) Broadband
15 11 (2.07%) Network Security
15 11 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (1.88%) SNMP
17 8 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
18 7 (1.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (25.24%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.27%) MySQL
3 21 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.51%) DB2
6 7 (1.32%) SQLite
7 6 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (0.94%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.75%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.75%) DTS
10 3 (0.56%) MS Access
10 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 64 (12.05%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.69%) Subversion
3 7 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (1.13%) Eclipse
5 5 (0.94%) MSI
5 5 (0.94%) InstallShield
5 5 (0.94%) NUnit
5 5 (0.94%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.94%) MSTest
5 5 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (0.94%) Moq
6 4 (0.75%) Rational Application Developer
6 4 (0.75%) LabVIEW
6 4 (0.75%) VectorCAST
7 3 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.38%) WiX
8 2 (0.38%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.19%) WatiN
9 1 (0.19%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 79 (14.88%) Finance
2 21 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.77%) Retail
4 15 (2.82%) Military
5 14 (2.64%) Aerospace
6 12 (2.26%) Electronics
7 11 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.51%) Publishing
8 8 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.32%) Marketing
9 7 (1.32%) Avionics
10 3 (0.56%) French Language
10 3 (0.56%) Polish Language
10 3 (0.56%) Billing
11 2 (0.38%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.19%) Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 121 (22.79%) Analyst
2 99 (18.64%) Developer
3 79 (14.88%) Support Engineer
4 73 (13.75%) Software Engineer
5 67 (12.62%) Support Analyst
6 57 (10.73%) C# Developer
7 44 (8.29%) C# Software Engineer
8 41 (7.72%) 2nd Line Support
9 37 (6.97%) Desktop Support
10 36 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 35 (6.59%) .NET Developer
12 34 (6.40%) IT Support
13 33 (6.21%) Administrator
13 33 (6.21%) Senior Analyst
13 33 (6.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 29 (5.46%) C# .NET Developer
15 27 (5.08%) .NET Software Engineer
16 24 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
16 24 (4.52%) Software Developer
17 23 (4.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (17.51%) .NET
2 58 (10.92%) XML
3 34 (6.40%) Web Services
4 31 (5.84%) MFC
5 24 (4.52%) ASP.NET
6 22 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (3.58%) HTML
8 16 (3.01%) LAMP
8 16 (3.01%) .NET Framework
8 16 (3.01%) jQuery
9 15 (2.82%) CSS
10 14 (2.64%) Ajax
11 13 (2.45%) WPF
12 12 (2.26%) WinForms
13 11 (2.07%) Middleware
13 11 (2.07%) JSF
13 11 (2.07%) Qt
14 8 (1.51%) Dojo
14 8 (1.51%) J2EE
15 7 (1.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.71%) Blackberry
3 17 (3.20%) Replication
4 16 (3.01%) iPhone
5 15 (2.82%) iPad
5 15 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.07%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.88%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.51%) Open Source
8 8 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.32%) PKI
9 7 (1.32%) Device Driver
9 7 (1.32%) Chip and PIN
10 6 (1.13%) EqualLogic
11 5 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (0.94%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.94%) GIS
11 5 (0.94%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 156 (29.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 119 (22.41%) Windows 7
3 118 (22.22%) Linux
4 71 (13.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 70 (13.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 63 (11.86%) Android
7 59 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 40 (7.53%) Windows 8
9 26 (4.90%) Apple iOS
10 22 (4.14%) UNIX
11 16 (3.01%) Mac OS X
12 15 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (2.82%) Windows Vista
13 13 (2.45%) Windows Phone
14 7 (1.32%) VxWorks
15 6 (1.13%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.75%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.56%) CentOS
18 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (29.94%) ITIL
2 69 (12.99%) Software Engineering
3 68 (12.81%) Project Management
4 45 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (7.16%) Service Management
6 30 (5.65%) Change Management
7 26 (4.90%) CRM
8 25 (4.71%) ERP
8 25 (4.71%) Configuration Management
9 24 (4.52%) MVC
10 22 (4.14%) PRINCE2
10 22 (4.14%) Unit Testing
11 21 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (3.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (3.20%) Network Load Balancing
14 17 (3.20%) Scrum
15 15 (2.82%) Service Delivery
15 15 (2.82%) Incident Management
15 15 (2.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 159 (29.94%) SQL
2 101 (19.02%) C#
3 77 (14.50%) C++
4 73 (13.75%) C
5 54 (10.17%) Java
6 46 (8.66%) JavaScript
7 23 (4.33%) PHP
8 10 (1.88%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.69%) Embedded C++
10 6 (1.13%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.94%) VBScript
12 4 (0.75%) Ada
13 1 (0.19%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (15.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (11.11%) MCSE
3 51 (9.60%) Degree
4 47 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (6.40%) MCP
6 28 (5.27%) MCSA
7 27 (5.08%) CCNP
8 25 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
9 23 (4.33%) CCNA
10 21 (3.95%) MCITP
11 17 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (3.01%) SC Cleared
12 16 (3.01%) Security Cleared
13 7 (1.32%) MCTS
14 5 (0.94%) VCAP
14 5 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.94%) CCA
14 5 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (0.75%) ISEB
15 4 (0.75%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.84%) SLA
2 15 (2.82%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.75%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.38%) HL7
4 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 252 (47.46%) Active Directory
2 110 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (10.73%) vSphere
4 39 (7.34%) XenApp
5 34 (6.40%) Hyper-V
6 29 (5.46%) VMware ESX
7 25 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (2.64%) UAG
9 11 (2.07%) XenDesktop
10 9 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (1.13%) MetaFrame
11 6 (1.13%) Terminal Server
12 4 (0.75%) Xen
13 3 (0.56%) NFS
13 3 (0.56%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.38%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.38%) Firmware
14 2 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 59 (11.11%) SCCM
2 29 (5.46%) NetBackup
3 26 (4.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 22 (4.14%) SCOM
5 17 (3.20%) SCSM
5 17 (3.20%) Backup Exec
6 10 (1.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.75%) WMI
9 3 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.38%) Plesk
10 2 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.38%) WSUS
10 2 (0.38%) Nessus
11 1 (0.19%) MOM
11 1 (0.19%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 250 (47.08%) Microsoft
2 179 (33.71%) VMware
3 112 (21.09%) Citrix
4 71 (13.37%) Cisco
5 57 (10.73%) Symantec
6 40 (7.53%) HP
7 27 (5.08%) Oracle
8 25 (4.71%) Juniper
9 21 (3.95%) Apple
10 19 (3.58%) Red Hat
11 16 (3.01%) NetApp
12 14 (2.64%) Dell
13 13 (2.45%) CheckPoint
14 12 (2.26%) IBM
14 12 (2.26%) Fortinet
14 12 (2.26%) Draytek
15 11 (2.07%) Sage
16 10 (1.88%) Sophos
17 9 (1.69%) Avaya
18 8 (1.51%) McAfee
Horsham, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
ARM Technology
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £50000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £49000 Per Annum To £49k + On Call + Bonus + B
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Plus an Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 45,000-55,000+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Picture More Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Mecmesin Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum Flexible Working Hours + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago