The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 20 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 49 72 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.65% 21.05% 32.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.06% 74.23% 81.97%
Number of salaries quoted 41 50 90
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,300 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £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 Ipswich region.

Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 97 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 14.78% 28.36% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 60 74 112
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Windows
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows Salary Trend in Ipswich

Windows
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 58 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 51 (46.36%) Linux
3 45 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 33 (30.00%) SQL
5 32 (29.09%) DNS
6 30 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (26.36%) VPN
8 28 (25.45%) SQL Server
9 27 (24.55%) Hyper-V
10 26 (23.64%) MS Office
11 25 (22.73%) MS Exchange
11 25 (22.73%) SAN
12 24 (21.82%) DHCP
12 24 (21.82%) Windows XP
12 24 (21.82%) UNIX
12 24 (21.82%) VMware
12 24 (21.82%) Amazon AWS
13 23 (20.91%) Windows 7
14 22 (20.00%) PowerShell
15 20 (18.18%) MS Excel
16 19 (17.27%) ITIL
16 19 (17.27%) Apple
16 19 (17.27%) Exchange Server 2010
17 18 (16.36%) HP
18 17 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
18 17 (15.45%) Sophos
18 17 (15.45%) TCP/IP
18 17 (15.45%) MCP
18 17 (15.45%) Java
18 17 (15.45%) SonicWALL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 25 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 19 (17.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (10.00%) IIS
4 8 (7.27%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.73%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.82%) CMS
6 2 (1.82%) Drupal
6 2 (1.82%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.82%) Node.js
6 2 (1.82%) Apache
7 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.91%) JBoss
7 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (23.64%) MS Office
2 20 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.82%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.82%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (11.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.64%) SaaS
4 3 (2.73%) PaaS
4 3 (2.73%) IaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.09%) DNS
2 29 (26.36%) VPN
3 25 (22.73%) SAN
4 24 (21.82%) DHCP
5 17 (15.45%) TCP/IP
6 14 (12.73%) Firewall
7 9 (8.18%) WAN
7 9 (8.18%) LAN
8 6 (5.45%) NAS
9 5 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (2.73%) Internet
10 3 (2.73%) LDAP
11 2 (1.82%) VoIP
11 2 (1.82%) SMTP
11 2 (1.82%) MPLS
11 2 (1.82%) VLAN
12 1 (0.91%) VPLS
12 1 (0.91%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.91%) Wireless
12 1 (0.91%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.91%) MySQL
3 1 (0.91%) MS Access
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (10.00%) NUnit
1 11 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (10.00%) Moq
2 2 (1.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (1.82%) Subversion
2 2 (1.82%) Selenium
2 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.91%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.91%) JIRA
3 1 (0.91%) YouTrack
General
1 12 (10.91%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Legal
3 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (23.64%) Analyst
2 21 (19.09%) Support Analyst
3 18 (16.36%) Developer
4 16 (14.55%) IT Support
5 15 (13.64%) Support Engineer
6 14 (12.73%) Architect
7 12 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (10.00%) .NET Developer
9 10 (9.09%) Desktop Support
10 9 (8.18%) Support Assistant
10 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (8.18%) IT Support Assistant
10 9 (8.18%) IT Assistant
11 8 (7.27%) Desktop Analyst
11 8 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (7.27%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 7 (6.36%) Server Support
12 7 (6.36%) Server Support Engineer
12 7 (6.36%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.73%) .NET
1 14 (12.73%) ASP.NET
1 14 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (10.00%) WinForms
2 11 (10.00%) NHibernate
2 11 (10.00%) WCF
2 11 (10.00%) WPF
3 10 (9.09%) Web Services
3 10 (9.09%) XML
4 7 (6.36%) JSON
5 6 (5.45%) HTML
5 6 (5.45%) J2EE
6 5 (4.55%) CSS
6 5 (4.55%) Middleware
6 5 (4.55%) jQuery
7 2 (1.82%) HTML5
7 2 (1.82%) REST
7 2 (1.82%) CSS3
7 2 (1.82%) PhoneGap
7 2 (1.82%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Streaming Music
2 9 (8.18%) iPad
3 7 (6.36%) Replication
4 5 (4.55%) Clustering
4 5 (4.55%) Open Source
5 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.91%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.91%) PKI
7 1 (0.91%) PDA
7 1 (0.91%) User Experience
7 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (46.36%) Linux
2 30 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (21.82%) Windows XP
3 24 (21.82%) UNIX
4 23 (20.91%) Windows 7
5 17 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.45%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.73%) Windows Phone
8 3 (2.73%) Android
9 2 (1.82%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.27%) ITIL
2 16 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.73%) TDD
3 14 (12.73%) MVC
4 12 (10.91%) Configuration Management
5 11 (10.00%) Service Management
5 11 (10.00%) Scrum
5 11 (10.00%) Kanban
5 11 (10.00%) MVVM
5 11 (10.00%) BDD
5 11 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 6 (5.45%) DevOps
6 6 (5.45%) Test Scripting
6 6 (5.45%) Benchmarking
7 5 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (4.55%) Identity Management
7 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (4.55%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.00%) SQL
2 22 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 17 (15.45%) Java
4 14 (12.73%) C#
5 11 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (6.36%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.45%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.64%) Ruby
9 2 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) MCP
2 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.64%) Sun Certification
3 4 (3.64%) AWS Certification
3 4 (3.64%) MCSE
3 4 (3.64%) CCNP
3 4 (3.64%) CCNA
3 4 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.73%) Degree
5 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) SLA
1 4 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 27 (24.55%) Hyper-V
3 14 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.91%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.91%) vSphere
4 1 (0.91%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (13.64%) Puppet
1 15 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.82%) VMware
3 19 (17.27%) Apple
4 18 (16.36%) HP
5 17 (15.45%) Sophos
5 17 (15.45%) SonicWALL
6 11 (10.00%) Citrix
7 8 (7.27%) Lotus
8 2 (1.82%) Appcelerator
8 2 (1.82%) Cisco
9 1 (0.91%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.91%) NETGEAR
9 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.91%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.91%) Dell
9 1 (0.91%) Juniper
9 1 (0.91%) NetApp
9 1 (0.91%) Siemens
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago