The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 22 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 34.38% 27.47% 10.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 96.15% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 8
Average salary £58,750 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.42% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Windows
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bury St Edmunds region.

Operating Systems Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 34.38% 28.57% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 17
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,016 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £37,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Bury St Edmunds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Windows
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Bury St Edmunds region.

Windows Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bury St Edmunds region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
3 18 (58.06%) MS Exchange
4 16 (51.61%) SQL
5 15 (48.39%) .NET
5 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
5 15 (48.39%) CRM
5 15 (48.39%) SharePoint
5 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (48.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (48.39%) SDLC
6 9 (29.03%) Information Security
6 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (25.81%) C#
7 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
8 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
8 7 (22.58%) Project Planning
9 6 (19.35%) MS Office
10 5 (16.13%) NHS
10 5 (16.13%) ITIL
10 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
10 5 (16.13%) Data Security
10 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
11 4 (12.90%) MVVM
11 4 (12.90%) Software Deployment
11 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
11 4 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (12.90%) Mathematics

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (58.06%) MS Exchange
2 15 (48.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (19.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.45%) Line 50
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Intranet
2 2 (6.45%) MPLS
2 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) SSL
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (16.13%) Security Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Risk Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Information Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) IT Support
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.23%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.90%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) NHS
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Statistics
2 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
1 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
2 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) CRM
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (48.39%) SDLC
2 9 (29.03%) Information Security
3 7 (22.58%) Project Planning
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) Data Security
5 4 (12.90%) MVC
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.90%) MVVM
5 4 (12.90%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.45%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (12.90%) MCP
2 4 (12.90%) HND
2 4 (12.90%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.45%) Sage
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) VMware