Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 5 15
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 110 461 275
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.03% 19.40% 12.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.51% 65.67% 53.71%
Number of salaries quoted 86 336 247
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +8.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,125 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +18.42% -3.80% +5.33%

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 156 702 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 18.48% 29.55% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 108 518 445
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,600 £25,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +3.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -25 28 £44,250 +4.12% 4
Gatwick -5 25 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Horsham -10 20 £42,000 +37.70% 2
Chichester +22 9 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Burgess Hill +18 8 £52,500 +17.98% 1
East Grinstead +7 8 £37,500 +41.51%
Worthing -23 6 £50,000 +1.01% 2
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 53 (48.18%) SQL
2 52 (47.27%) .NET
3 50 (45.45%) C#
3 50 (45.45%) Azure
4 47 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 40 (36.36%) DevOps
6 39 (35.45%) Active Directory
7 37 (33.64%) Microsoft
7 37 (33.64%) HTML
7 37 (33.64%) VMware
8 35 (31.82%) Software Engineering
9 32 (29.09%) Scrum
9 32 (29.09%) JavaScript
10 31 (28.18%) C++
11 29 (26.36%) CSS
11 29 (26.36%) Degree
12 26 (23.64%) Unit Testing
12 26 (23.64%) Test Automation
13 25 (22.73%) Office 365
13 25 (22.73%) .NET Framework
13 25 (22.73%) Citrix
13 25 (22.73%) Windows Server
14 23 (20.91%) PowerShell
15 21 (19.09%) Hyper-V
16 20 (18.18%) Visual Studio
17 19 (17.27%) Finance
17 19 (17.27%) Microservices
18 18 (16.36%) Windows 10
18 18 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (10.00%) IIS
2 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.82%) Apache
3 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.91%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.91%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.91%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (0.91%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.91%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 50 (45.45%) Azure
2 25 (22.73%) Office 365
3 11 (10.00%) SaaS
4 10 (9.09%) BPaaS
4 10 (9.09%) IaaS
4 10 (9.09%) PaaS
5 3 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.91%) AWS
6 1 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.91%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) Firewall
2 6 (5.45%) DHCP
2 6 (5.45%) DNS
3 4 (3.64%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.73%) DMZ
4 3 (2.73%) NetScaler
4 3 (2.73%) SAN
5 1 (0.91%) FTP
5 1 (0.91%) Modbus
5 1 (0.91%) RS-232
5 1 (0.91%) Skype
5 1 (0.91%) VoIP
5 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 11 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 9 (8.18%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.91%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (8.18%) Git (software)
4 8 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.73%) JIRA
5 3 (2.73%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.82%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.91%) Subversion
7 1 (0.91%) Xcode
General
1 19 (17.27%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Electronics
3 2 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (0.91%) Billing
4 1 (0.91%) French Language
4 1 (0.91%) German Language
4 1 (0.91%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.91%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (24.55%) Developer
2 21 (19.09%) Architect
2 21 (19.09%) C# Developer
2 21 (19.09%) Software Engineer
3 11 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 10 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 10 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 10 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.18%) .NET Developer
5 9 (8.18%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) Analyst
6 8 (7.27%) Azure Architect
6 8 (7.27%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (7.27%) HTML Developer
6 8 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (7.27%) SQL Developer
7 7 (6.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.36%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (47.27%) .NET
2 37 (33.64%) HTML
3 29 (26.36%) CSS
4 25 (22.73%) .NET Framework
5 17 (15.45%) .NET Core
5 17 (15.45%) AngularJS
5 17 (15.45%) HTML5
6 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET
6 16 (14.55%) RabbitMQ
6 16 (14.55%) React
6 16 (14.55%) REST
7 13 (11.82%) XML
8 12 (10.91%) CSS3
8 12 (10.91%) JSON
8 12 (10.91%) Node.js
9 11 (10.00%) Web Services
10 9 (8.18%) Ajax
10 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (8.18%) jQuery
11 8 (7.27%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 8 (7.27%) Algorithms
3 8 (7.27%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.55%) Robotics
5 4 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.73%) CMDB
7 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.82%) NHS
8 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 18 (16.36%) Windows 10
3 9 (8.18%) Linux
4 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (4.55%) Unix
6 3 (2.73%) Solaris
6 3 (2.73%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.73%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.91%) Android
8 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (36.36%) DevOps
3 35 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 32 (29.09%) Scrum
5 26 (23.64%) Test Automation
5 26 (23.64%) Unit Testing
6 19 (17.27%) Microservices
7 18 (16.36%) Computer Science
8 12 (10.91%) Domain-Driven Design
8 12 (10.91%) High Availability
8 12 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
10 10 (9.09%) Security Architecture
10 10 (9.09%) SOA
11 9 (8.18%) MVC
11 9 (8.18%) OO
11 9 (8.18%) OOP
12 7 (6.36%) Information Security
12 7 (6.36%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (48.18%) SQL
2 50 (45.45%) C#
3 32 (29.09%) JavaScript
4 31 (28.18%) C++
5 23 (20.91%) PowerShell
6 15 (13.64%) VB
6 15 (13.64%) VB6
7 11 (10.00%) Java
8 10 (9.09%) C
9 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.73%) Delphi
10 3 (2.73%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.73%) VBScript
11 2 (1.82%) ABAP
11 2 (1.82%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.82%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.91%) Python
12 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (26.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) MCP
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.73%) SLA
2 7 (6.36%) QA
3 2 (1.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 39 (35.45%) Active Directory
2 21 (19.09%) Hyper-V
3 18 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (14.55%) Docker
5 15 (13.64%) XenApp
6 8 (7.27%) Firmware
7 3 (2.73%) vSphere
7 3 (2.73%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.91%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 16 (14.55%) Kubernetes
2 10 (9.09%) vCenter Server
3 3 (2.73%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.73%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.73%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.82%) SCCM
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 37 (33.64%) Microsoft
1 37 (33.64%) VMware
2 25 (22.73%) Citrix
3 9 (8.18%) Oracle
4 8 (7.27%) Cisco
4 8 (7.27%) Telerik
5 6 (5.45%) NetApp
6 5 (4.55%) Symantec
7 4 (3.64%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.64%) Sophos
8 3 (2.73%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.73%) CommVault
8 3 (2.73%) Dell
8 3 (2.73%) Google
8 3 (2.73%) HP
8 3 (2.73%) Juniper
8 3 (2.73%) McAfee
8 3 (2.73%) Palo Alto
8 3 (2.73%) SAP
8 3 (2.73%) Veeam