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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 9 7
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 10.53% 14.12% 21.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.82% 92.31% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 33 16
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £71,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

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 17 26 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 17.89% 15.29% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 63 89
Median salary £57,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £26,700 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £65,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
2 17 (53.13%) C++
3 16 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 15 (46.88%) C#
5 14 (43.75%) Unit Testing
6 13 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
6 13 (40.63%) .NET
7 12 (37.50%) WCF
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
8 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.63%) Firewall
10 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
10 5 (15.63%) Python
10 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
11 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (12.50%) Linux
11 4 (12.50%) DNS
11 4 (12.50%) Project Management
12 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
12 3 (9.38%) Unix
12 3 (9.38%) Citrix
12 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
12 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange

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 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.25%) DHCP
3 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
2 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) C# Developer
1 12 (37.50%) C++ Developer
1 12 (37.50%) C++/C# Developer
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
1 12 (37.50%) Lead C# Developer
1 12 (37.50%) Lead Developer
1 12 (37.50%) Senior C# Developer
1 12 (37.50%) Senior C++ Developer
1 12 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) DBA
4 3 (9.38%) IT Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) .NET
1 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
2 12 (37.50%) WCF
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
2 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Unix
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
3 16 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (43.75%) Unit Testing
5 13 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
7 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.25%) Data Security
8 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.25%) OO
8 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.25%) SOA
8 2 (6.25%) TDD
8 2 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) C++
2 15 (46.88%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) VBScript
6 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) MCITP
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (6.25%) CCNA
3 2 (6.25%) CCNP
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) CISM
3 2 (6.25%) CISSP
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.25%) PCI QSA
3 2 (6.25%) VCAP
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Docker
3 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
1 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Citrix
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) NetApp
3 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
3 2 (6.25%) Symantec
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + plus benefits plus bonus
Posted: 5 days ago