Period
to 25 November 2020

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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 3 14
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 127 516 306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.20% 22.44% 12.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.35% 72.88% 53.78%
Number of salaries quoted 86 381 268
Median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £43,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.33% -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 178 708 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 18.50% 30.80% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 116 526 474
Median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,375 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,625 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in West Sussex

Windows
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Windows in West Sussex

Windows
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows in West Sussex over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

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 25 November 2020. 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
Crawley -19 35 £44,250 -1.67% 14
Gatwick -7 28 £60,000 +26.32% 1
Horsham -19 28 £31,500 +5.00%
Burgess Hill +25 12 £34,000 -23.60% 2
Worthing -33 4 £50,000 -13.79% 4
Littlehampton - 4 - -
Chichester +7 3 £22,250 -31.54% 1
East Grinstead +7 2 £32,500 +22.64%
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, 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 58 (45.67%) Azure
2 52 (40.94%) Active Directory
3 50 (39.37%) .NET
4 49 (38.58%) SQL
5 48 (37.80%) VMware
6 47 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (37.01%) C#
6 47 (37.01%) DevOps
7 45 (35.43%) Microsoft
8 42 (33.07%) SQL Server
9 39 (30.71%) Windows 10
10 37 (29.13%) Scrum
10 37 (29.13%) Office 365
11 35 (27.56%) JavaScript
12 33 (25.98%) Software Engineering
13 32 (25.20%) HTML
13 32 (25.20%) CSS
14 31 (24.41%) Microservices
15 30 (23.62%) PowerShell
15 30 (23.62%) Windows Server
16 29 (22.83%) .NET Core
17 28 (22.05%) Kubernetes
17 28 (22.05%) Docker
17 28 (22.05%) RabbitMQ
17 28 (22.05%) REST
17 28 (22.05%) Citrix
18 26 (20.47%) C++
18 26 (20.47%) React
18 26 (20.47%) AngularJS
18 26 (20.47%) Unit Testing

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 11 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.94%) IIS
4 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.57%) Apache
5 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.79%) Confluence
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 58 (45.67%) Azure
2 37 (29.13%) Office 365
3 11 (8.66%) SaaS
4 10 (7.87%) BPaaS
4 10 (7.87%) IaaS
4 10 (7.87%) PaaS
5 3 (2.36%) AWS
5 3 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.79%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.17%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.72%) DHCP
2 6 (4.72%) DNS
3 4 (3.15%) DMZ
3 4 (3.15%) SAN
4 3 (2.36%) Firewall
4 3 (2.36%) Wireless
5 2 (1.57%) LAN
5 2 (1.57%) WAN
6 1 (0.79%) FTP
6 1 (0.79%) Internet
6 1 (0.79%) Intranet
6 1 (0.79%) Modbus
6 1 (0.79%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (6.30%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.15%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.57%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.57%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.79%) JIRA
5 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.79%) Subversion
5 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 11 (8.66%) Finance
2 9 (7.09%) Digital Economy
3 7 (5.51%) Electronics
3 7 (5.51%) Legal
4 6 (4.72%) Games
4 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.15%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.36%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (18.11%) Support Engineer
2 22 (17.32%) Architect
2 22 (17.32%) Developer
3 19 (14.96%) Analyst
4 14 (11.02%) C# Developer
4 14 (11.02%) Software Engineer
5 11 (8.66%) Desktop Engineer
5 11 (8.66%) Desktop Support
5 11 (8.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 10 (7.87%) Cloud Architect
6 10 (7.87%) IT Support
6 10 (7.87%) Service Analyst
6 10 (7.87%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (7.09%) .NET Developer
7 9 (7.09%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (6.30%) Azure Architect
8 8 (6.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.30%) C# Software Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (39.37%) .NET
2 32 (25.20%) CSS
2 32 (25.20%) HTML
3 29 (22.83%) .NET Core
4 28 (22.05%) RabbitMQ
4 28 (22.05%) REST
5 26 (20.47%) AngularJS
5 26 (20.47%) React
6 19 (14.96%) HTML5
7 16 (12.60%) CSS3
7 16 (12.60%) Node.js
8 15 (11.81%) .NET Framework
9 12 (9.45%) JSON
10 10 (7.87%) Web Services
11 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET
12 5 (3.94%) XML
13 4 (3.15%) gRPC
13 4 (3.15%) Kafka
13 4 (3.15%) RESTful
13 4 (3.15%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.24%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (8.66%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.66%) Driving Licence
3 10 (7.87%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (7.87%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.36%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.36%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.36%) User Experience
7 2 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.57%) NHS
7 2 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.71%) Windows 10
2 30 (23.62%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.51%) Linux
4 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.36%) Solaris
6 3 (2.36%) Unix
6 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.57%) Android
7 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
1 47 (37.01%) DevOps
2 37 (29.13%) Scrum
3 33 (25.98%) Software Engineering
4 31 (24.41%) Microservices
5 26 (20.47%) Test Automation
5 26 (20.47%) Unit Testing
6 20 (15.75%) Computer Science
7 18 (14.17%) Domain-Driven Design
8 15 (11.81%) ITIL
9 14 (11.02%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 13 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (8.66%) High Availability
11 11 (8.66%) Time Management
12 10 (7.87%) Infrastructure as Code
12 10 (7.87%) Security Architecture
12 10 (7.87%) SOA
13 8 (6.30%) Line Management
13 8 (6.30%) Service Management
13 8 (6.30%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (38.58%) SQL
2 47 (37.01%) C#
3 35 (27.56%) JavaScript
4 30 (23.62%) PowerShell
5 26 (20.47%) C++
6 13 (10.24%) Java
7 5 (3.94%) C
7 5 (3.94%) VB
7 5 (3.94%) VB6
8 4 (3.15%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.36%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.57%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.57%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.79%) Python
11 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (18.90%) Degree
2 7 (5.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.79%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.79%) MCP
3 1 (0.79%) MCSA
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.11%) SLA
2 10 (7.87%) GDPR
3 7 (5.51%) QA
System Software
1 52 (40.94%) Active Directory
2 28 (22.05%) Docker
3 25 (19.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (16.54%) Hyper-V
5 10 (7.87%) XenApp
6 4 (3.15%) Firmware
6 4 (3.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (22.05%) Kubernetes
2 10 (7.87%) vCenter Server
3 4 (3.15%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (3.15%) Terraform
4 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (37.80%) VMware
2 45 (35.43%) Microsoft
3 28 (22.05%) Citrix
4 7 (5.51%) Cisco
4 7 (5.51%) Oracle
5 5 (3.94%) HP
5 5 (3.94%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.36%) NetApp
6 3 (2.36%) Splunk
7 1 (0.79%) Apple
7 1 (0.79%) Google
7 1 (0.79%) Telerik
7 1 (0.79%) Xamarin