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

Microsoft Windows
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 13 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 288 342 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.34% 16.81% 18.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.34% 59.07% 66.18%
Number of salaries quoted 252 337 431
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -8.54% +2.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £51,250 £53,750
South East median annual salary £39,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% -6.25% +3.90%

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 530 579 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.71% 28.45% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 449 517 643
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £21,700 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,550 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.29% -4.12% +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 October 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 October 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 +3 80 £47,500 +26.67% 8
Horsham +2 46 £25,000 -23.08% 3
Gatwick +13 45 £45,000 - 5
Burgess Hill -18 32 £46,250 +32.14% 2
Chichester +17 21 £25,000 -28.57% 5
Haywards Heath +6 9 £23,000 -38.67% 1
East Grinstead +1 9 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Worthing -5 7 £47,500 +86.27% 8
Bognor Regis -1 5 £35,000 +70.73% 1
Littlehampton +3 4 £22,750 +10.98%
Selsey - 3 £23,000 -
Shoreham-by-Sea -6 2 £37,500 -16.67%
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 119 (41.32%) Windows Server
2 112 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 83 (28.82%) Active Directory
4 71 (24.65%) C#
5 69 (23.96%) .NET
6 67 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 60 (20.83%) VMware
8 59 (20.49%) Citrix
9 57 (19.79%) ITIL
9 57 (19.79%) Windows 7
10 55 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (18.40%) .NET Framework
12 51 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
13 48 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 47 (16.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 45 (15.63%) Office 365
16 42 (14.58%) Windows 10
17 41 (14.24%) SQL
18 40 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
19 39 (13.54%) ASP.NET
19 39 (13.54%) C++
19 39 (13.54%) Linux
19 39 (13.54%) MVC
19 39 (13.54%) TDD
20 38 (13.19%) Degree
20 38 (13.19%) Computer Science
21 35 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
21 35 (12.15%) Entity Framework
21 35 (12.15%) MFC
22 32 (11.11%) MS Exchange

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 32 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 20 (6.94%) IIS
2 20 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 19 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (2.43%) WinCC
6 6 (2.08%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.39%) MS Project Server
8 4 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.04%) EPiServer
9 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.69%) Moodle
11 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 40 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.39%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 45 (15.63%) Office 365
2 35 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.17%) IaaS
5 6 (2.08%) SaaS
6 5 (1.74%) PaaS
7 4 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.35%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.42%) DNS
2 27 (9.38%) DHCP
3 24 (8.33%) VPN
4 23 (7.99%) Firewall
5 20 (6.94%) WAN
6 18 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 16 (5.56%) LAN
8 9 (3.13%) MPLS
8 9 (3.13%) VLAN
9 8 (2.78%) Extranet
10 7 (2.43%) Internet
10 7 (2.43%) Network Security
10 7 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (1.74%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.39%) PCoIP
12 4 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.39%) SAN
13 3 (1.04%) Software-Defined Networking
13 3 (1.04%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.90%) NoSQL
2 17 (5.90%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (2.78%) MySQL
4 7 (2.43%) EDMS
5 4 (1.39%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (7.64%) Visual Studio
2 21 (7.29%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.47%) NUnit
5 5 (1.74%) Ant
5 5 (1.74%) MSBuild
6 4 (1.39%) ClearQuest
6 4 (1.39%) JIRA
6 4 (1.39%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.39%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.04%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.04%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.69%) GCC
8 2 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 24 (8.33%) Finance
2 19 (6.60%) Marketing
3 13 (4.51%) Legal
4 10 (3.47%) Back Office
5 6 (2.08%) Online Betting
6 4 (1.39%) Publishing
6 4 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.04%) Electronics
7 3 (1.04%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 67 (23.26%) Analyst
2 65 (22.57%) Developer
3 43 (14.93%) Support Analyst
4 39 (13.54%) .NET Developer
5 35 (12.15%) IT Support
6 32 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 26 (9.03%) Service Analyst
7 26 (9.03%) Service Desk Analyst
8 24 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 24 (8.33%) IT Analyst
8 24 (8.33%) Software Developer
9 23 (7.99%) Help Desk Analyst
10 22 (7.64%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (7.29%) .NET Software Developer
11 21 (7.29%) Administrator
11 21 (7.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (6.94%) Software Engineer
13 18 (6.25%) Applications Support
13 18 (6.25%) IT Engineer
14 17 (5.90%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (23.96%) .NET
2 53 (18.40%) .NET Framework
3 39 (13.54%) ASP.NET
4 35 (12.15%) Entity Framework
4 35 (12.15%) MFC
5 31 (10.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (10.76%) STL
6 28 (9.72%) WPF
7 26 (9.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (9.03%) HTML
8 25 (8.68%) XML
9 22 (7.64%) CSS
10 21 (7.29%) WCF
10 21 (7.29%) WinForms
11 19 (6.60%) Node.js
12 17 (5.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 17 (5.90%) Code First Entity Framework
12 17 (5.90%) jQuery
12 17 (5.90%) RESTful
13 15 (5.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.19%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.90%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (5.21%) Smartphone
4 11 (3.82%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.47%) Data Centre
6 9 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.43%) Fintech
7 7 (2.43%) SCADA
8 5 (1.74%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.74%) PKI
8 5 (1.74%) User Experience
8 5 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.39%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.39%) iPad
9 4 (1.39%) iSeries
9 4 (1.39%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.69%) CCTV
10 2 (0.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 119 (41.32%) Windows Server
2 67 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 57 (19.79%) Windows 7
4 48 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (14.58%) Windows 10
6 39 (13.54%) Linux
7 22 (7.64%) Windows 8
8 18 (6.25%) Unix
9 17 (5.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.13%) Windows XP
11 8 (2.78%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.74%) Android
13 4 (1.39%) AIX
13 4 (1.39%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.39%) Windows Phone
13 4 (1.39%) Windows Phone 8
14 3 (1.04%) OpenVMS
14 3 (1.04%) Solaris
14 3 (1.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (19.79%) ITIL
2 55 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
4 39 (13.54%) MVC
4 39 (13.54%) TDD
5 25 (8.68%) UML
6 24 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 23 (7.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 17 (5.90%) BDD
8 17 (5.90%) OO
8 17 (5.90%) Project Management
8 17 (5.90%) Web Application Development
9 16 (5.56%) Multithreading
9 16 (5.56%) Web Development
10 14 (4.86%) ITIL V3
10 14 (4.86%) PRINCE2
11 13 (4.51%) Information Security
11 13 (4.51%) Mentoring
12 12 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (24.65%) C#
2 41 (14.24%) SQL
3 39 (13.54%) C++
4 26 (9.03%) JavaScript
5 22 (7.64%) PowerShell
6 18 (6.25%) Ruby
7 9 (3.13%) Java
8 7 (2.43%) C
9 6 (2.08%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.08%) Python
9 6 (2.08%) VB
9 6 (2.08%) VBScript
10 4 (1.39%) PHP
10 4 (1.39%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.39%) VB6
11 3 (1.04%) Pascal
12 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 38 (13.19%) Degree
2 31 (10.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (6.60%) MCSE
5 12 (4.17%) MCSA
6 11 (3.82%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.82%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.43%) CCNA
8 7 (2.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (2.43%) MCP
9 5 (1.74%) CCNP
10 4 (1.39%) AWS Certification
10 4 (1.39%) MCITP
10 4 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.04%) HNC
12 2 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.35%) BICSI RCDD
13 1 (0.35%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.21%) SLA
2 14 (4.86%) QA
3 4 (1.39%) PMBOK
4 3 (1.04%) GDPR
4 3 (1.04%) PMO
5 1 (0.35%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 83 (28.82%) Active Directory
2 47 (16.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (7.99%) XenApp
4 17 (5.90%) XenDesktop
5 15 (5.21%) Hyper-V
6 9 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.43%) VirtualBox
8 5 (1.74%) Docker
9 4 (1.39%) vSphere
10 3 (1.04%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.35%) Firmware
12 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.35%) RHEV
12 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (4.86%) SCCM
2 6 (2.08%) NetBackup
2 6 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (2.08%) WSUS
3 5 (1.74%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.39%) vRealize
5 3 (1.04%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 112 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 60 (20.83%) VMware
3 59 (20.49%) Citrix
4 18 (6.25%) Oracle
5 17 (5.90%) Cisco
6 13 (4.51%) LexisNexis
7 12 (4.17%) HP
8 11 (3.82%) IBM
9 9 (3.13%) Symantec
10 7 (2.43%) Siemens
11 6 (2.08%) Avaya
12 4 (1.39%) Apple
12 4 (1.39%) Nintex
12 4 (1.39%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.39%) Sage
13 3 (1.04%) Aruba
13 3 (1.04%) Mitel
13 3 (1.04%) NetApp
13 3 (1.04%) Veeam
14 2 (0.69%) Dell