Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 8 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 382 396 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 19.07% 18.07% 19.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.20% 71.48% 65.92%
Number of salaries quoted 365 330 484
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,625 £21,825
90th Percentile £52,000 £57,625 £52,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 595 554 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 29.71% 25.27% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 534 479 681
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -4.71% +2.41% +3.75%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 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 in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Windows in West Sussex

Windows
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in West Sussex

Windows
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burgess Hill -1 101 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Crawley -4 82 £30,000 -20.00% 10
Horsham -8 62 £30,000 +42.86% 7
Gatwick +7 32 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Worthing -32 18 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Chichester -6 14 £24,500 -6.67% 4
East Grinstead +1 12 £44,250 +36.15% 1
Haywards Heath +1 11 £24,875 -38.96% 4
Littlehampton -1 6 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Pulborough -2 6 £40,000 +86.05%
Lancing - 2 £24,250 -
Shoreham-by-Sea 0 1 £20,500 -28.07% 2
Bognor Regis 0 1 £20,500 -25.45% 3
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows.

1 133 (34.82%) Microsoft
2 129 (33.77%) Active Directory
3 111 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (29.06%) Software Engineering
4 110 (28.80%) C#
5 99 (25.92%) VMware
6 97 (25.39%) C++
7 96 (25.13%) Windows Server
8 91 (23.82%) Office 365
9 87 (22.77%) ITIL
10 79 (20.68%) STL
10 79 (20.68%) MFC
10 79 (20.68%) TDD
11 74 (19.37%) SQL
11 74 (19.37%) Hyper-V
12 73 (19.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 66 (17.28%) Computer Science
14 63 (16.49%) SQL Server
15 60 (15.71%) UML
15 60 (15.71%) Degree
16 56 (14.66%) Visual Studio
17 55 (14.40%) Linux
18 54 (14.14%) Microsoft Azure
19 52 (13.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 52 (13.61%) Computer Science Degree
20 51 (13.35%) MS Exchange
21 48 (12.57%) SharePoint
21 48 (12.57%) Firewall
22 47 (12.30%) Citrix
22 47 (12.30%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 51 (13.35%) MS Exchange
2 48 (12.57%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (3.14%) IIS
5 6 (1.57%) Apache
5 6 (1.57%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.52%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.26%) JBoss
7 1 (0.26%) nginx
7 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 46 (12.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (5.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.79%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 91 (23.82%) Office 365
2 54 (14.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.36%) SaaS
4 7 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.05%) IaaS
5 4 (1.05%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.26%) GitHub
6 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 48 (12.57%) Firewall
2 21 (5.50%) DNS
2 21 (5.50%) SAN
3 20 (5.24%) DHCP
4 14 (3.66%) VPN
5 13 (3.40%) VoIP
6 12 (3.14%) HTTP
7 11 (2.88%) FTP
7 11 (2.88%) LAN
7 11 (2.88%) WAN
8 10 (2.62%) TCP/IP
9 9 (2.36%) IP Telephony
10 8 (2.09%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (2.09%) Wireless
11 7 (1.83%) VLAN
12 6 (1.57%) MPLS
13 3 (0.79%) Extranet
13 3 (0.79%) Network Security
13 3 (0.79%) SMS
13 3 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.14%) DB2
3 7 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.05%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.52%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (0.52%) GIS
6 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 56 (14.66%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.79%) NUnit
4 3 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.26%) Ant
5 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.26%) Gatling
5 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.26%) Grunt
5 1 (0.26%) gulp
5 1 (0.26%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.26%) JUnit
5 1 (0.26%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.26%) Selenium
5 1 (0.26%) Sublime Text
General
1 34 (8.90%) Finance
2 9 (2.36%) French Language
2 9 (2.36%) German Language
3 8 (2.09%) Retail
4 6 (1.57%) Games
5 5 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.79%) Banking
6 3 (0.79%) Marketing
7 1 (0.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 92 (24.08%) Analyst
2 86 (22.51%) Software Engineer
3 62 (16.23%) Senior Software Engineer
4 53 (13.87%) Support Analyst
5 52 (13.61%) C++ Software Engineer
6 50 (13.09%) IT Support
7 39 (10.21%) Service Analyst
7 39 (10.21%) Service Desk Analyst
8 34 (8.90%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 33 (8.64%) 2nd Line Support
9 33 (8.64%) Service Desk Support
10 31 (8.12%) Service Desk Support Analyst
11 30 (7.85%) Support Engineer
12 28 (7.33%) Developer
13 27 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 25 (6.54%) Architect
15 24 (6.28%) 1st Line Support
15 24 (6.28%) IT Analyst
15 24 (6.28%) Server Support
16 23 (6.02%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (20.68%) MFC
1 79 (20.68%) STL
2 52 (13.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 44 (11.52%) Web Services
4 39 (10.21%) .NET
5 35 (9.16%) XML
6 17 (4.45%) .NET Framework
7 13 (3.40%) J2EE
7 13 (3.40%) WCF
8 9 (2.36%) Middleware
9 7 (1.83%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.57%) CSS
10 6 (1.57%) HTML
10 6 (1.57%) WinForms
11 4 (1.05%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.05%) HTML5
11 4 (1.05%) REST
12 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (0.79%) React
Miscellaneous
1 66 (17.28%) Computer Science
2 31 (8.12%) Client/Server
3 30 (7.85%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (5.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 21 (5.50%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.40%) Private Cloud
6 11 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.62%) Clustering
8 4 (1.05%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.05%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.05%) User Experience
9 3 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.79%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.52%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.52%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.26%) Fintech
11 1 (0.26%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.26%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 96 (25.13%) Windows Server
2 55 (14.40%) Linux
3 47 (12.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (8.90%) Unix
5 32 (8.38%) Windows 10
6 28 (7.33%) Windows 7
7 19 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (3.14%) Android
8 12 (3.14%) zOS
9 11 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (2.09%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.83%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.83%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.31%) CentOS
12 5 (1.31%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
1 111 (29.06%) Software Engineering
2 87 (22.77%) ITIL
3 79 (20.68%) TDD
4 60 (15.71%) UML
5 28 (7.33%) CRM
6 27 (7.07%) Multithreaded Programming
6 27 (7.07%) Multithreading
6 27 (7.07%) Test Automation
7 20 (5.24%) Problem Management
8 18 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (4.45%) PRINCE2
9 17 (4.45%) Unit Testing
10 16 (4.19%) IT Strategy
10 16 (4.19%) SDLC
11 15 (3.93%) Line Management
12 14 (3.66%) Presales
12 14 (3.66%) Process Improvement
12 14 (3.66%) Project Management
13 13 (3.40%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (28.80%) C#
2 97 (25.39%) C++
3 74 (19.37%) SQL
4 35 (9.16%) Java
5 31 (8.12%) PowerShell
6 13 (3.40%) Perl
7 7 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.57%) ABAP
8 6 (1.57%) C
8 6 (1.57%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.57%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.31%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.05%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.05%) VB
11 2 (0.52%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.52%) VC++
12 1 (0.26%) Groovy
12 1 (0.26%) Haskell
12 1 (0.26%) Python
12 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 60 (15.71%) Degree
2 52 (13.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (6.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (6.02%) A+ Certification
5 16 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.88%) MCSE
7 9 (2.36%) CCNA
8 8 (2.09%) MCSA
9 6 (1.57%) CCENT
9 6 (1.57%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (1.05%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.26%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.26%) MCDST
12 1 (0.26%) MCITP
12 1 (0.26%) MCTS
12 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.26%) PMP
12 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.59%) SLA
2 11 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.52%) BS25999
4 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.26%) DICOM
5 1 (0.26%) PMO
5 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 129 (33.77%) Active Directory
2 74 (19.37%) Hyper-V
3 73 (19.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.88%) vSphere
5 10 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (2.09%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.83%) XenApp
8 2 (0.52%) Firmware
9 1 (0.26%) Docker
9 1 (0.26%) Squid
9 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (5.50%) SCCM
2 12 (3.14%) Tivoli
2 12 (3.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (2.62%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.52%) WSUS
5 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.26%) Grafana
5 1 (0.26%) Kibana
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.26%) Puppet
5 1 (0.26%) SCOM
5 1 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 133 (34.82%) Microsoft
2 99 (25.92%) VMware
3 47 (12.30%) Citrix
4 37 (9.69%) Oracle
5 29 (7.59%) HP
6 24 (6.28%) Dell
7 23 (6.02%) 3PAR
8 22 (5.76%) EqualLogic
8 22 (5.76%) NetApp
9 17 (4.45%) SAP
10 16 (4.19%) Cisco
11 15 (3.93%) IBM
12 10 (2.62%) Avaya
13 9 (2.36%) Apple
14 6 (1.57%) Xamarin
15 2 (0.52%) Ivanti
15 2 (0.52%) Juniper
15 2 (0.52%) McAfee
15 2 (0.52%) Veeam
16 1 (0.26%) BMC