Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 14 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 302 350 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.42% 16.34% 19.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.45% 61.08% 67.07%
Number of salaries quoted 277 348 489
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £20,600 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £53,300
South East median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25% -

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 508 573 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 24.26% 26.75% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 466 529 707
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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
Crawley +7 98 £47,500 +15.85% 6
Horsham +1 52 £27,250 -16.15% 2
Burgess Hill -13 44 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Gatwick +8 26 £45,000 - 1
Worthing +13 22 £38,000 -15.56% 3
Chichester +9 15 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Haywards Heath +9 6 £25,000 -37.50% 1
East Grinstead 0 6 £42,500 +21.43%
Littlehampton - 4 £26,500 -
Selsey - 3 £23,000 -
Bognor Regis -1 1 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 107 (35.43%) Microsoft
2 105 (34.77%) C#
3 101 (33.44%) Windows Server
4 79 (26.16%) .NET
5 77 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (23.18%) Windows 7
7 68 (22.52%) Active Directory
8 65 (21.52%) TDD
9 58 (19.21%) SQL
9 58 (19.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 57 (18.87%) MVC
11 56 (18.54%) ASP.NET
12 55 (18.21%) VMware
13 54 (17.88%) Microsoft Office
14 51 (16.89%) Citrix
15 48 (15.89%) SQL Server
15 48 (15.89%) ASP.NET Web API
16 47 (15.56%) WCF
16 47 (15.56%) Degree
17 46 (15.23%) .NET Framework
17 46 (15.23%) ITIL
18 45 (14.90%) Computer Science
18 45 (14.90%) Windows Server 2008
19 43 (14.24%) C++
20 42 (13.91%) MFC
21 41 (13.58%) STL
21 41 (13.58%) UML
21 41 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
22 40 (13.25%) Computer Science Degree
23 39 (12.91%) Software Engineering

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 16 (5.30%) MS Exchange
2 14 (4.64%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.98%) IIS
4 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.66%) MS Project Server
5 5 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.32%) WinCC
7 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.33%) Apache
8 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 54 (17.88%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.91%) Office 365
2 18 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.32%) IaaS
5 2 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.66%) PaaS
5 2 (0.66%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.33%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.28%) LAN
2 20 (6.62%) Firewall
3 19 (6.29%) WAN
4 16 (5.30%) VPN
5 15 (4.97%) DHCP
5 15 (4.97%) DNS
6 11 (3.64%) MPLS
7 8 (2.65%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.99%) Wireless
9 5 (1.66%) SAN
10 4 (1.32%) PCoIP
10 4 (1.32%) SMS
11 3 (0.99%) Extranet
11 3 (0.99%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.99%) Network Security
11 3 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.99%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.99%) VLAN
11 3 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.99%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.61%) NoSQL
2 26 (8.61%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.99%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.99%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.66%) DB2
5 2 (0.66%) MySQL
5 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (12.25%) Visual Studio
2 27 (8.94%) Git (software)
3 20 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (5.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (1.99%) NUnit
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.66%) Ant
7 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.66%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.33%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.33%) JIRA
8 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.33%) TestRail
8 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 31 (10.26%) Marketing
2 24 (7.95%) Finance
3 18 (5.96%) Legal
4 10 (3.31%) Back Office
4 10 (3.31%) Retail
5 6 (1.99%) Advertising
5 6 (1.99%) Online Betting
6 4 (1.32%) Electronics
6 4 (1.32%) Publishing
6 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.66%) Games
8 1 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 80 (26.49%) Analyst
2 79 (26.16%) Developer
3 61 (20.20%) .NET Developer
4 42 (13.91%) Support Analyst
5 36 (11.92%) Software Engineer
6 35 (11.59%) IT Support
7 34 (11.26%) Service Analyst
7 34 (11.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 33 (10.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 33 (10.93%) C# Developer
8 33 (10.93%) C++ Software Engineer
8 33 (10.93%) IT Analyst
9 30 (9.93%) .NET Software Developer
10 27 (8.94%) Support Engineer
11 24 (7.95%) Administrator
11 24 (7.95%) Senior Software Engineer
12 23 (7.62%) Help Desk Analyst
12 23 (7.62%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 18 (5.96%) IT Administrator
14 17 (5.63%) Help Desk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (26.16%) .NET
2 56 (18.54%) ASP.NET
3 48 (15.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 47 (15.56%) WCF
5 46 (15.23%) .NET Framework
6 42 (13.91%) MFC
7 41 (13.58%) STL
8 38 (12.58%) Entity Framework
9 36 (11.92%) HTML
10 32 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (10.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 32 (10.60%) WPF
11 31 (10.26%) CSS
12 30 (9.93%) XML
13 29 (9.60%) WinForms
14 28 (9.27%) Node.js
15 26 (8.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 26 (8.61%) Code First Entity Framework
15 26 (8.61%) RESTful
16 22 (7.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.90%) Computer Science
2 23 (7.62%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (5.96%) Smartphone
4 11 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.31%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.32%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.99%) iSeries
7 6 (1.99%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.99%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.66%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.66%) User Experience
9 4 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.32%) SCADA
10 3 (0.99%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.66%) Fintech
11 2 (0.66%) Online Games
11 2 (0.66%) Replication
11 2 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 101 (33.44%) Windows Server
2 70 (23.18%) Windows 7
3 58 (19.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (14.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (11.59%) Windows 10
6 25 (8.28%) Windows 8
7 20 (6.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (6.29%) Linux
9 18 (5.96%) Windows Phone
9 18 (5.96%) Windows Phone 8
10 17 (5.63%) Unix
11 5 (1.66%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.66%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.32%) AIX
13 3 (0.99%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.99%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.33%) CentOS
14 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (21.52%) TDD
3 57 (18.87%) MVC
4 46 (15.23%) ITIL
5 41 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
5 41 (13.58%) UML
6 39 (12.91%) Software Engineering
7 26 (8.61%) BDD
7 26 (8.61%) Migration
7 26 (8.61%) Web Application Development
8 21 (6.95%) Information Security
9 18 (5.96%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (3.97%) ITIL V3
11 10 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (3.31%) Multithreading
12 9 (2.98%) Web Development
13 8 (2.65%) Mentoring
13 8 (2.65%) Service Management
14 7 (2.32%) CRM
14 7 (2.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (34.77%) C#
2 58 (19.21%) SQL
3 43 (14.24%) C++
4 33 (10.93%) JavaScript
5 26 (8.61%) Ruby
6 23 (7.62%) PL/SQL
6 23 (7.62%) VB
7 21 (6.95%) PowerShell
8 20 (6.62%) VB.NET
9 18 (5.96%) VB6
10 9 (2.98%) Java
11 5 (1.66%) C
12 4 (1.32%) Python
12 4 (1.32%) VBScript
13 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.66%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.66%) PHP
13 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 47 (15.56%) Degree
2 40 (13.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (4.64%) MCSA
5 10 (3.31%) MCSE
6 8 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.65%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.99%) MCP
8 5 (1.66%) CCNA
8 5 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.32%) CCNP
9 4 (1.32%) HNC
10 3 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.66%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.66%) MCTS
11 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.33%) BICSI RCDD
12 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.64%) SLA
2 9 (2.98%) QA
3 4 (1.32%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.66%) GDPR
4 2 (0.66%) PMO
5 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (22.52%) Active Directory
2 34 (11.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.62%) Hyper-V
4 18 (5.96%) XenApp
5 14 (4.64%) XenDesktop
6 8 (2.65%) vSphere
7 6 (1.99%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.99%) Firmware
8 3 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.66%) Docker
10 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.33%) Squid
10 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (4.97%) SCCM
2 6 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (1.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (1.99%) WSUS
3 5 (1.66%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.66%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.32%) vRealize
5 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.33%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.33%) Kibana
7 1 (0.33%) logstash
7 1 (0.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 107 (35.43%) Microsoft
2 55 (18.21%) VMware
3 51 (16.89%) Citrix
4 29 (9.60%) Oracle
5 18 (5.96%) LexisNexis
6 15 (4.97%) Cisco
7 12 (3.97%) IBM
8 8 (2.65%) HP
9 6 (1.99%) Symantec
10 5 (1.66%) Apple
10 5 (1.66%) Nintex
11 4 (1.32%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.32%) Remedy
11 4 (1.32%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.32%) Siemens
11 4 (1.32%) Veeam
12 2 (0.66%) 3PAR
12 2 (0.66%) Adobe
12 2 (0.66%) EMC
12 2 (0.66%) Splunk