Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 7 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 367 462 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.59% 18.80% 21.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.06% 67.74% 68.54%
Number of salaries quoted 359 418 534
West Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,175 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

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 601 682 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 28.81% 27.76% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 536 624 750
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +11.11% +1.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,975 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 97 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Burgess Hill +7 77 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Horsham -10 64 £30,750 +9.82% 2
Gatwick +2 29 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Worthing -42 14 £25,500 -15.00% 2
East Grinstead +5 10 £45,000 +38.46%
Haywards Heath -9 9 £22,500 -47.06%
Chichester -17 7 £35,000 +34.62%
Pulborough -1 6 £40,000 +86.05%
Lancing - 4 £24,250 -
Shoreham-by-Sea 0 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Billingshurst 0 3 £26,000 +15.56%
Bognor Regis 0 1 £20,500 -25.45%
Petworth 0 1 £23,000 +4.55%
Littlehampton -3 1 £20,500 -48.75%
Steyning - 1 £21,500 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows.

1 117 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 112 (30.52%) Windows Server
3 111 (30.25%) Active Directory
4 100 (27.25%) VMware
5 79 (21.53%) ITIL
5 79 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (21.53%) Office 365
6 78 (21.25%) Software Engineering
7 76 (20.71%) SQL
8 74 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 73 (19.89%) C#
10 68 (18.53%) C++
11 65 (17.71%) MS Exchange
12 63 (17.17%) SQL Server
13 57 (15.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 55 (14.99%) Citrix
14 55 (14.99%) SharePoint
14 55 (14.99%) Linux
15 54 (14.71%) Hyper-V
16 50 (13.62%) Firewall
17 48 (13.08%) TDD
18 47 (12.81%) STL
18 47 (12.81%) MFC
19 46 (12.53%) Degree
20 45 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
20 45 (12.26%) .NET
21 42 (11.44%) Microsoft Office
22 40 (10.90%) Oracle
23 39 (10.63%) Computer Science
24 38 (10.35%) Java

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 65 (17.71%) MS Exchange
2 55 (14.99%) SharePoint
3 19 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.18%) IIS
5 6 (1.63%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.82%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.54%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.27%) JBoss
9 1 (0.27%) WildFly
Applications
1 42 (11.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (7.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.82%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 79 (21.53%) Office 365
2 45 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.45%) SaaS
4 6 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.09%) IaaS
5 4 (1.09%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.27%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.27%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (13.62%) Firewall
2 31 (8.45%) DHCP
3 29 (7.90%) DNS
4 16 (4.36%) SAN
5 13 (3.54%) TCP/IP
6 10 (2.72%) Remote Desktop
6 10 (2.72%) WAN
7 9 (2.45%) IP Telephony
7 9 (2.45%) VPN
8 8 (2.18%) LAN
9 6 (1.63%) VoIP
9 6 (1.63%) Wireless
10 5 (1.36%) FTP
10 5 (1.36%) HTTP
10 5 (1.36%) NAS
10 5 (1.36%) VLAN
11 3 (0.82%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.82%) Network Security
11 3 (0.82%) Skype
11 3 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.90%) DB2
3 9 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.36%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.82%) Geospatial Data
7 3 (0.82%) GIS
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 38 (10.35%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.72%) HP UFT
3 6 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.09%) NUnit
6 3 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.54%) MSI
8 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.27%) Gradle
8 1 (0.27%) JIRA
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 20 (5.45%) Finance
2 16 (4.36%) French Language
2 16 (4.36%) German Language
3 8 (2.18%) Retail
4 6 (1.63%) Electronics
4 6 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.36%) Games
5 5 (1.36%) Marketing
6 3 (0.82%) Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Back Office
7 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 96 (26.16%) Analyst
2 62 (16.89%) Support Analyst
3 61 (16.62%) Software Engineer
4 46 (12.53%) Applications Support
5 42 (11.44%) Senior Software Engineer
6 41 (11.17%) IT Support
7 35 (9.54%) 2nd Line Support
8 31 (8.45%) Service Analyst
8 31 (8.45%) Service Desk Analyst
9 28 (7.63%) C++ Software Engineer
9 28 (7.63%) Service Desk Support
10 26 (7.08%) Developer
10 26 (7.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 26 (7.08%) Server Support
10 26 (7.08%) Service Desk Support Analyst
11 25 (6.81%) Support Engineer
12 23 (6.27%) 1st Line Support
12 23 (6.27%) Test Engineer
13 22 (5.99%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 21 (5.72%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (12.81%) MFC
1 47 (12.81%) STL
2 45 (12.26%) .NET
3 31 (8.45%) Web Services
4 28 (7.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 23 (6.27%) XML
6 20 (5.45%) ASP.NET
7 18 (4.90%) J2EE
8 12 (3.27%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.91%) WCF
10 6 (1.63%) HTML
10 6 (1.63%) WinForms
11 5 (1.36%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.36%) CSS
11 5 (1.36%) HTML5
11 5 (1.36%) Middleware
11 5 (1.36%) React
11 5 (1.36%) REST
12 4 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.63%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.54%) Client/Server
3 23 (6.27%) Enterprise Storage
3 23 (6.27%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (5.99%) Driving Licence
5 21 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (5.45%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.54%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.36%) Clustering
8 5 (1.36%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.36%) User Experience
9 4 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.54%) iPad
10 2 (0.54%) PKI
10 2 (0.54%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.54%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 112 (30.52%) Windows Server
2 57 (15.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 55 (14.99%) Linux
4 37 (10.08%) Unix
5 36 (9.81%) Windows 10
5 36 (9.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (7.36%) Windows 7
7 18 (4.90%) zOS
8 15 (4.09%) Android
9 12 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (2.18%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.91%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
1 79 (21.53%) ITIL
2 78 (21.25%) Software Engineering
3 48 (13.08%) TDD
4 36 (9.81%) UML
5 34 (9.26%) CRM
6 28 (7.63%) Test Automation
7 19 (5.18%) Multithreaded Programming
7 19 (5.18%) Multithreading
8 18 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (4.90%) Problem Management
9 17 (4.63%) Change Control
10 16 (4.36%) Project Management
11 15 (4.09%) Manual Testing
12 14 (3.81%) Line Management
13 13 (3.54%) Document Management
13 13 (3.54%) Mathematics
14 12 (3.27%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (3.27%) SDLC
14 12 (3.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (20.71%) SQL
2 73 (19.89%) C#
3 68 (18.53%) C++
4 38 (10.35%) Java
5 18 (4.90%) Perl
6 17 (4.63%) C
6 17 (4.63%) PowerShell
7 12 (3.27%) VBScript
8 10 (2.72%) Python
9 8 (2.18%) Embedded C
9 8 (2.18%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.91%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.63%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.63%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.36%) VB
13 4 (1.09%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.54%) ABAP
14 2 (0.54%) Fortran
14 2 (0.54%) VC++
15 1 (0.27%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 46 (12.53%) Degree
2 29 (7.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (7.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (4.36%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (4.09%) A+ Certification
6 14 (3.81%) MCSA
7 13 (3.54%) MCSE
8 9 (2.45%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (1.63%) CCENT
9 6 (1.63%) HNC
9 6 (1.63%) HND
9 6 (1.63%) MCITP
9 6 (1.63%) MCP
9 6 (1.63%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.82%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.82%) MCTS
11 3 (0.82%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.54%) PCI QSA
12 2 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.26%) SLA
2 11 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.36%) BS25999
3 5 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.27%) PMO
6 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 111 (30.25%) Active Directory
2 74 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 24 (6.54%) vSphere
5 14 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (2.72%) XenApp
7 9 (2.45%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.18%) Firmware
9 2 (0.54%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.54%) UAG
9 2 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (6.81%) SCCM
2 18 (4.90%) Tivoli
2 18 (4.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (1.63%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.63%) vCenter Server
4 3 (0.82%) WSUS
5 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.27%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 117 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 100 (27.25%) VMware
3 55 (14.99%) Citrix
4 40 (10.90%) Oracle
5 29 (7.90%) Cisco
6 26 (7.08%) Dell
6 26 (7.08%) NetApp
7 24 (6.54%) EqualLogic
8 21 (5.72%) IBM
9 19 (5.18%) HP
10 13 (3.54%) SAP
11 12 (3.27%) Avaya
12 6 (1.63%) 3PAR
12 6 (1.63%) Xamarin
13 5 (1.36%) Apple
14 4 (1.09%) McAfee
15 3 (0.82%) AppSense
15 3 (0.82%) Aruba
16 2 (0.54%) EMC
16 2 (0.54%) Veeam