Period
to 19 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 11 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 357 373 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.81% 17.12% 19.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.27% 69.33% 69.14%
Number of salaries quoted 331 328 458
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,750 £23,188 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £53,750
South East median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25% +5.00%

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 547 538 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 27.30% 24.69% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 505 469 621
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,133 £41,500
% change year-on-year +0.87% +1.52% +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 April 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 April 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 -9 88 £45,000 +4.05% 1
Crawley +5 85 £30,000 -16.67% 16
Horsham -6 45 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Gatwick +10 33 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Worthing -12 30 £41,500 +0.61% 4
Chichester 0 15 £23,750 -26.92% 2
Haywards Heath +10 9 £25,000 -36.71% 1
Littlehampton +4 7 £40,000 - 5
East Grinstead 0 6 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Pulborough 0 4 £40,000 +86.05%
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 136 (38.10%) C#
2 125 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (30.53%) Software Engineering
4 106 (29.69%) Microsoft
5 102 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 96 (26.89%) TDD
7 94 (26.33%) C++
8 83 (23.25%) MFC
8 83 (23.25%) STL
9 76 (21.29%) Computer Science
9 76 (21.29%) Windows Server
10 72 (20.17%) SQL
10 72 (20.17%) VMware
11 71 (19.89%) Degree
12 66 (18.49%) UML
13 64 (17.93%) Visual Studio
14 63 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 63 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
15 62 (17.37%) Office 365
16 61 (17.09%) SQL Server
17 58 (16.25%) .NET
18 57 (15.97%) Hyper-V
19 54 (15.13%) ITIL
20 51 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
21 49 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
22 43 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
23 41 (11.48%) WCF
23 41 (11.48%) XML
24 35 (9.80%) Oracle
24 35 (9.80%) Windows 7

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 33 (9.24%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.52%) IIS
4 6 (1.68%) Apache
5 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.28%) JBoss
6 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.28%) nginx
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.28%) WinCC
Applications
1 51 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.56%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 62 (17.37%) Office 365
2 31 (8.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.84%) SaaS
5 2 (0.56%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) GitHub
6 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.28%) IaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.24%) Firewall
2 15 (4.20%) LAN
3 13 (3.64%) SAN
4 12 (3.36%) HTTP
5 11 (3.08%) WAN
6 10 (2.80%) FTP
6 10 (2.80%) MPLS
7 9 (2.52%) VoIP
7 9 (2.52%) VPN
8 8 (2.24%) Wireless
9 7 (1.96%) DNS
10 6 (1.68%) DHCP
10 6 (1.68%) VLAN
11 5 (1.40%) TCP/IP
12 4 (1.12%) Extranet
12 4 (1.12%) SMS
13 3 (0.84%) IP Telephony
13 3 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (0.56%) Network Security
14 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.92%) NoSQL
2 14 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (1.40%) DB2
4 4 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (1.12%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.84%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.28%) MySQL
7 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 64 (17.93%) Visual Studio
2 18 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.84%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.28%) Ant
5 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.28%) Gatling
5 1 (0.28%) Grunt
5 1 (0.28%) gulp
5 1 (0.28%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.28%) JUnit
5 1 (0.28%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.28%) Selenium
5 1 (0.28%) Sublime Text
5 1 (0.28%) TestRail
5 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 29 (8.12%) Finance
2 16 (4.48%) Marketing
3 13 (3.64%) Retail
4 6 (1.68%) Advertising
5 5 (1.40%) Games
5 5 (1.40%) Legal
6 4 (1.12%) French Language
6 4 (1.12%) German Language
7 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (24.37%) Software Engineer
2 82 (22.97%) Analyst
3 63 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
4 60 (16.81%) Senior Software Engineer
5 57 (15.97%) Developer
6 54 (15.13%) IT Support
7 44 (12.32%) Support Analyst
8 40 (11.20%) Service Analyst
8 40 (11.20%) Service Desk Analyst
9 39 (10.92%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 38 (10.64%) .NET Developer
11 33 (9.24%) C# Developer
12 29 (8.12%) IT Analyst
13 26 (7.28%) Support Engineer
14 24 (6.72%) Architect
15 23 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
15 23 (6.44%) Service Desk Support
15 23 (6.44%) Service Desk Support Analyst
16 22 (6.16%) 2nd Line Support
16 22 (6.16%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (23.25%) MFC
1 83 (23.25%) STL
2 63 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 58 (16.25%) .NET
4 41 (11.48%) WCF
4 41 (11.48%) XML
5 32 (8.96%) Web Services
6 29 (8.12%) ASP.NET
7 27 (7.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (7.28%) .NET Framework
9 23 (6.44%) HTML
10 22 (6.16%) CSS
11 19 (5.32%) WinForms
12 17 (4.76%) jQuery
13 16 (4.48%) JSON
13 16 (4.48%) Node.js
13 16 (4.48%) WPF
14 14 (3.92%) Ajax
14 14 (3.92%) CSS3
14 14 (3.92%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 76 (21.29%) Computer Science
2 34 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 14 (3.92%) Private Cloud
5 9 (2.52%) Clustering
6 8 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.96%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.84%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.84%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.56%) EPoS
11 2 (0.56%) iSeries
11 2 (0.56%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.56%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.56%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.56%) Online Games
11 2 (0.56%) PDA
11 2 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 76 (21.29%) Windows Server
2 49 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (9.80%) Windows 7
4 28 (7.84%) Linux
5 23 (6.44%) Windows 10
6 21 (5.88%) Unix
7 20 (5.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (3.92%) Windows Phone
8 14 (3.92%) Windows Phone 8
9 11 (3.08%) Windows 8
10 9 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.96%) Mac OS
12 6 (1.68%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.68%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.40%) CentOS
14 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.12%) zOS
15 3 (0.84%) Android
16 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (30.53%) Software Engineering
3 96 (26.89%) TDD
4 66 (18.49%) UML
5 54 (15.13%) ITIL
6 30 (8.40%) MVC
7 25 (7.00%) Migration
8 24 (6.72%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (5.88%) Multithreading
10 20 (5.60%) Multithreaded Programming
11 19 (5.32%) CRM
11 19 (5.32%) Test Automation
12 15 (4.20%) Presales
12 15 (4.20%) SDLC
13 14 (3.92%) Mentoring
13 14 (3.92%) Requirements Analysis
14 13 (3.64%) BDD
14 13 (3.64%) Web Application Development
15 11 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (3.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 136 (38.10%) C#
2 94 (26.33%) C++
3 72 (20.17%) SQL
4 34 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 21 (5.88%) Java
6 20 (5.60%) JavaScript
6 20 (5.60%) VB.NET
7 17 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 17 (4.76%) VB
8 14 (3.92%) Ruby
8 14 (3.92%) VB6
9 7 (1.96%) ABAP
10 5 (1.40%) Perl
11 3 (0.84%) Python
12 2 (0.56%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.56%) PHP
13 1 (0.28%) C
13 1 (0.28%) Groovy
13 1 (0.28%) Haskell
13 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (19.89%) Degree
2 63 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.20%) A+ Certification
5 11 (3.08%) MCSA
6 10 (2.80%) MCSE
7 8 (2.24%) CCNA
7 8 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.84%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.84%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.56%) CISSP
9 2 (0.56%) MCTS
10 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.28%) HNC
10 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.28%) MCP
10 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.28%) PMP
10 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.76%) SLA
2 8 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.84%) QA
4 1 (0.28%) DICOM
4 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 102 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 57 (15.97%) Hyper-V
3 43 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.68%) vSphere
6 2 (0.56%) Firmware
6 2 (0.56%) Squid
6 2 (0.56%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.56%) XenApp
6 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (5.32%) SCCM
2 9 (2.52%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.12%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.56%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.56%) Kibana
7 1 (0.28%) Grafana
7 1 (0.28%) logstash
7 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.28%) Puppet
7 1 (0.28%) SCOM
7 1 (0.28%) Terraform
7 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 106 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 72 (20.17%) VMware
3 35 (9.80%) Oracle
4 25 (7.00%) Citrix
5 24 (6.72%) HP
6 23 (6.44%) 3PAR
7 9 (2.52%) SAP
8 8 (2.24%) Apple
9 7 (1.96%) Cisco
10 6 (1.68%) IBM
11 5 (1.40%) LexisNexis
12 4 (1.12%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.12%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.84%) Dell
13 3 (0.84%) EqualLogic
13 3 (0.84%) NetApp
13 3 (0.84%) Remedy
13 3 (0.84%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.84%) Splunk
14 2 (0.56%) Juniper