Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 13 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 51 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 18.01% 15.18% 20.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.04% 59.30% 60.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26 57 43
Gatwick median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £63,000
West Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Gatwick
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 46 86 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 28.57% 25.60% 33.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 86 77
Gatwick median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,575 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,125 £58,000
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gatwick.

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
2 11 (37.93%) Degree
3 9 (31.03%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
4 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
4 7 (24.14%) WCF
4 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
4 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (24.14%) C#
4 7 (24.14%) C++
4 7 (24.14%) .NET
5 6 (20.69%) Finance
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 6 (20.69%) VBScript
5 6 (20.69%) Unix
5 6 (20.69%) Python
5 6 (20.69%) HP UFT
5 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
5 6 (20.69%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
6 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.79%) VMware
7 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V

Windows
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) HP UFT
2 3 (10.34%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) French Language
3 1 (3.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) C# Developer
1 7 (24.14%) C# Software Developer
1 7 (24.14%) C++ Developer
1 7 (24.14%) C++ Software Developer
1 7 (24.14%) C++/C# Developer
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
1 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Test Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Requirements Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
1 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
1 7 (24.14%) WCF
2 1 (3.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Unix
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
2 9 (31.03%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
5 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (10.34%) Presales
6 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
6 3 (10.34%) UML
7 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C#
1 7 (24.14%) C++
2 6 (20.69%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) VBScript
3 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (6.90%) CISM
3 2 (6.90%) CISSP
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) PCI QSA
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) MCTS
4 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.45%) PMP
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
2 1 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) 3PAR
2 3 (10.34%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) BMC
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Cognos
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle