The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 16 19 10
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 14.91% 5.13% 7.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.16% 37.50% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 6
Median salary £55,000 £33,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.96% -15.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 38 16 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 23.60% 13.68% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 38 10 16
Median salary £52,500 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.09% -17.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Gatwick

Windows
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for Windows in Gatwick

Windows
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Gatwick over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Gatwick

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Windows.

1 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (76.09%) Software Engineering
2 35 (76.09%) C++
3 30 (65.22%) C#
3 30 (65.22%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (63.04%) Unit Testing
4 29 (63.04%) .NET
5 28 (60.87%) .NET Framework
6 19 (41.30%) WCF
7 13 (28.26%) SQL
8 10 (21.74%) UML
9 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
10 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
10 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
10 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.04%) Scrum
11 6 (13.04%) Linux
11 6 (13.04%) Degree
11 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
12 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
12 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
12 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
13 4 (8.70%) ITIL
13 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (8.70%) VMware
13 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
13 4 (8.70%) HP
13 4 (8.70%) Citrix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.35%) DHCP
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) NUnit
2 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Legal
1 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Developer
2 20 (43.48%) C# Developer
2 20 (43.48%) Senior Developer
3 19 (41.30%) C++ Developer
3 19 (41.30%) C++/C# Developer
3 19 (41.30%) Lead C# Developer
3 19 (41.30%) Lead Developer
3 19 (41.30%) Senior C# Developer
3 19 (41.30%) Senior C++ Developer
4 12 (26.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (26.09%) Software Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) IT Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) DBA
8 3 (6.52%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (63.04%) .NET
2 28 (60.87%) .NET Framework
3 19 (41.30%) WCF
4 2 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) HTML
5 1 (2.17%) jQuery
5 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (76.09%) Software Engineering
3 30 (65.22%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (63.04%) Unit Testing
5 10 (21.74%) UML
6 6 (13.04%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
8 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.52%) TDD
9 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
9 2 (4.35%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.35%) Project Management
9 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.35%) SOA
9 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 35 (76.09%) C++
2 30 (65.22%) C#
3 13 (28.26%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) CCNA
3 2 (4.35%) CCNP
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) MCITP
3 2 (4.35%) MCSA
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
3 2 (4.35%) VCAP
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) XenApp
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.35%) vSphere
5 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Citrix
2 4 (8.70%) HP
2 4 (8.70%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 2 (4.35%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.35%) NetApp
4 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (2.17%) AppSense
5 1 (2.17%) Dell
5 1 (2.17%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.17%) Qualys
5 1 (2.17%) Tripwire
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