Period
to 23 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 8 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 379 390 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 19.09% 17.87% 19.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.70% 71.04% 65.83%
Number of salaries quoted 361 326 486
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 £20,813 £22,375
90th Percentile £52,500 £58,125 £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 595 549 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 29.97% 25.16% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 532 474 684
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 £22,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,950 £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 23 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 23 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 -1 100 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Crawley -3 80 £30,000 -14.29% 15
Horsham -8 63 £30,000 +42.86% 7
Gatwick +13 33 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Worthing -30 17 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Chichester -5 13 £23,500 -11.32% 4
East Grinstead +1 12 £44,250 +36.15% 1
Haywards Heath +3 11 £24,875 -38.96% 3
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% 2
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows.

1 132 (34.83%) Microsoft
2 130 (34.30%) Active Directory
3 111 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (29.29%) Software Engineering
4 110 (29.02%) C#
5 97 (25.59%) C++
5 97 (25.59%) VMware
6 96 (25.33%) Windows Server
7 89 (23.48%) Office 365
8 88 (23.22%) ITIL
9 79 (20.84%) STL
9 79 (20.84%) MFC
9 79 (20.84%) TDD
10 73 (19.26%) SQL
10 73 (19.26%) Hyper-V
11 70 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
12 67 (17.68%) Computer Science
13 62 (16.36%) SQL Server
14 61 (16.09%) Degree
15 60 (15.83%) UML
16 56 (14.78%) Visual Studio
17 54 (14.25%) Microsoft Azure
18 53 (13.98%) Linux
19 52 (13.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 52 (13.72%) Computer Science Degree
20 48 (12.66%) MS Exchange
21 46 (12.14%) SharePoint
21 46 (12.14%) Firewall
21 46 (12.14%) Windows Server 2012
22 45 (11.87%) Microsoft Office

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 48 (12.66%) MS Exchange
2 46 (12.14%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (3.17%) IIS
5 6 (1.58%) Apache
5 6 (1.58%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.53%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.26%) JBoss
7 1 (0.26%) nginx
7 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (11.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (5.80%) 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 89 (23.48%) Office 365
2 54 (14.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.37%) SaaS
4 8 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.06%) IaaS
6 3 (0.79%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.26%) GitHub
7 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 46 (12.14%) Firewall
2 21 (5.54%) DNS
3 20 (5.28%) DHCP
3 20 (5.28%) SAN
4 15 (3.96%) VPN
5 13 (3.43%) VoIP
6 12 (3.17%) HTTP
7 11 (2.90%) FTP
8 10 (2.64%) LAN
8 10 (2.64%) TCP/IP
8 10 (2.64%) WAN
9 9 (2.37%) IP Telephony
10 8 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (2.11%) Wireless
11 7 (1.85%) MPLS
12 6 (1.58%) VLAN
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 62 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.90%) DB2
3 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.53%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (0.53%) GIS
7 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 56 (14.78%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.06%) 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 (8.97%) Finance
2 8 (2.11%) French Language
2 8 (2.11%) German Language
3 7 (1.85%) Retail
4 6 (1.58%) Games
5 5 (1.32%) 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 91 (24.01%) Analyst
2 86 (22.69%) Software Engineer
3 62 (16.36%) Senior Software Engineer
4 52 (13.72%) C++ Software Engineer
5 50 (13.19%) Support Analyst
6 49 (12.93%) IT Support
7 39 (10.29%) Service Analyst
7 39 (10.29%) Service Desk Analyst
8 34 (8.97%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 32 (8.44%) Service Desk Support
10 30 (7.92%) 2nd Line Support
10 30 (7.92%) Service Desk Support Analyst
11 29 (7.65%) Developer
11 29 (7.65%) Support Engineer
12 28 (7.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 25 (6.60%) Architect
13 25 (6.60%) IT Analyst
14 24 (6.33%) 1st Line Support
15 23 (6.07%) IT Support Analyst
15 23 (6.07%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (20.84%) MFC
1 79 (20.84%) STL
2 52 (13.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 44 (11.61%) Web Services
4 39 (10.29%) .NET
5 35 (9.23%) XML
6 17 (4.49%) .NET Framework
7 13 (3.43%) WCF
8 12 (3.17%) J2EE
9 9 (2.37%) Middleware
10 7 (1.85%) ASP.NET
11 6 (1.58%) CSS
11 6 (1.58%) HTML
11 6 (1.58%) WinForms
12 4 (1.06%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.06%) HTML5
12 4 (1.06%) REST
13 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (0.79%) Entity Framework
13 3 (0.79%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 67 (17.68%) Computer Science
2 31 (8.18%) Client/Server
3 30 (7.92%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (5.54%) Management Information System
5 20 (5.28%) Enterprise Storage
6 13 (3.43%) Private Cloud
7 11 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (2.64%) Clustering
9 4 (1.06%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.06%) User Experience
10 3 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.79%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.53%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.53%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.53%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.26%) Fintech
12 1 (0.26%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.26%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 96 (25.33%) Windows Server
2 53 (13.98%) Linux
3 46 (12.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (8.44%) Unix
5 30 (7.92%) Windows 10
6 28 (7.39%) Windows 7
7 16 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (3.17%) Android
9 11 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.90%) zOS
10 7 (1.85%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.85%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.85%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.32%) CentOS
11 5 (1.32%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
1 111 (29.29%) Software Engineering
2 88 (23.22%) ITIL
3 79 (20.84%) TDD
4 60 (15.83%) UML
5 28 (7.39%) CRM
6 27 (7.12%) Multithreaded Programming
6 27 (7.12%) Multithreading
6 27 (7.12%) Test Automation
7 20 (5.28%) Problem Management
8 18 (4.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (4.49%) PRINCE2
9 17 (4.49%) Unit Testing
10 16 (4.22%) IT Strategy
10 16 (4.22%) SDLC
11 15 (3.96%) Line Management
12 14 (3.69%) ITIL V3
12 14 (3.69%) Presales
12 14 (3.69%) Process Improvement
12 14 (3.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (29.02%) C#
2 97 (25.59%) C++
3 73 (19.26%) SQL
4 34 (8.97%) Java
5 31 (8.18%) PowerShell
6 12 (3.17%) Perl
7 6 (1.58%) ABAP
7 6 (1.58%) C
7 6 (1.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.58%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.58%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.32%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.06%) VB
10 2 (0.53%) Embedded C
10 2 (0.53%) VC++
11 1 (0.26%) Groovy
11 1 (0.26%) Haskell
11 1 (0.26%) Python
11 1 (0.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 61 (16.09%) Degree
2 52 (13.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (6.07%) A+ Certification
5 15 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.90%) MCSE
7 9 (2.37%) CCNA
8 8 (2.11%) MCSA
9 6 (1.58%) CCENT
9 6 (1.58%) Network+ Certification
10 5 (1.32%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.79%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.26%) CISSP
13 1 (0.26%) JNCIS
13 1 (0.26%) MCITP
13 1 (0.26%) MCP
13 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.26%) PMP
13 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.39%) SLA
2 10 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) BS25999
4 1 (0.26%) DICOM
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.26%) PMO
4 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 130 (34.30%) Active Directory
2 73 (19.26%) Hyper-V
3 70 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.64%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (2.37%) vSphere
6 8 (2.11%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.85%) XenApp
8 2 (0.53%) Firmware
9 1 (0.26%) Docker
9 1 (0.26%) Squid
9 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (5.80%) SCCM
2 11 (2.90%) Tivoli
2 11 (2.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (2.64%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.53%) WSUS
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
1 132 (34.83%) Microsoft
2 97 (25.59%) VMware
3 45 (11.87%) Citrix
4 36 (9.50%) Oracle
5 28 (7.39%) HP
6 23 (6.07%) 3PAR
7 22 (5.80%) Dell
8 21 (5.54%) EqualLogic
8 21 (5.54%) NetApp
9 17 (4.49%) SAP
10 15 (3.96%) Cisco
11 14 (3.69%) IBM
12 10 (2.64%) Avaya
13 9 (2.37%) Apple
14 6 (1.58%) Xamarin
15 2 (0.53%) Ivanti
15 2 (0.53%) Juniper
15 2 (0.53%) McAfee
15 2 (0.53%) Veeam
16 1 (0.26%) Remedy