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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 59 56 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.69% 22.40% 20.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.13% 74.67% 74.73%
Number of salaries quoted 56 52 65
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £23,050 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
92 75 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 19.78% 30.00% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 87 70 88
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 50 (49.50%) Linux
1 50 (49.50%) Microsoft
2 31 (30.69%) Active Directory
2 31 (30.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (24.75%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (22.77%) PowerShell
4 23 (22.77%) DNS
4 23 (22.77%) MS Office
5 22 (21.78%) VMware
6 21 (20.79%) SQL
6 21 (20.79%) Windows 7
7 20 (19.80%) MS Excel
7 20 (19.80%) VPN
8 19 (18.81%) MS Exchange
8 19 (18.81%) MCP
9 18 (17.82%) Windows XP
9 18 (17.82%) DHCP
9 18 (17.82%) Apple
10 17 (16.83%) SAN
10 17 (16.83%) UNIX
10 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
10 17 (16.83%) Hyper-V
11 16 (15.84%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (14.85%) C#
13 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (13.86%) HP
13 14 (13.86%) Sophos
13 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (13.86%) SonicWALL
14 13 (12.87%) Opscode Chef

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 19 (18.81%) MS Exchange
2 16 (15.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (9.90%) IBM Notes
4 4 (3.96%) Lync
5 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.97%) Documentum
6 1 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.99%) Apache
6 1 (0.99%) IIS
6 1 (0.99%) JBoss
6 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 23 (22.77%) MS Office
2 20 (19.80%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.98%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.75%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (3.96%) SaaS
4 2 (1.98%) PaaS
4 2 (1.98%) IaaS
4 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.77%) DNS
2 20 (19.80%) VPN
3 18 (17.82%) DHCP
4 17 (16.83%) SAN
5 9 (8.91%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.93%) Internet
7 6 (5.94%) VoIP
8 5 (4.95%) Firewall
9 4 (3.96%) Wireless
9 4 (3.96%) IMAP
9 4 (3.96%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (3.96%) DSL
9 4 (3.96%) WAN
9 4 (3.96%) SMTP
9 4 (3.96%) HTTP
9 4 (3.96%) LAN
9 4 (3.96%) HTTPS
9 4 (3.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Selenium
2 5 (4.95%) NUnit
2 5 (4.95%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (4.95%) Moq
3 4 (3.96%) JIRA
4 3 (2.97%) Bugzilla
4 3 (2.97%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.97%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.97%) Calabash
4 3 (2.97%) JUnit
4 3 (2.97%) VisiBroker
5 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.99%) Subversion
5 1 (0.99%) YouTrack
General
1 5 (4.95%) Finance
2 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.97%) Games
3 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (26.73%) Analyst
2 19 (18.81%) Support Engineer
3 18 (17.82%) Architect
4 17 (16.83%) Support Analyst
5 14 (13.86%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (11.88%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (10.89%) Server Support
7 11 (10.89%) Server Engineer
7 11 (10.89%) AWS Architect
8 10 (9.90%) Desktop Analyst
8 10 (9.90%) Systems Support
8 10 (9.90%) Desktop Support
8 10 (9.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 9 (8.91%) Server Support Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) IT Support
10 8 (7.92%) Operations Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) Test Analyst
11 7 (6.93%) Technical Architect
11 7 (6.93%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.88%) .NET
2 10 (9.90%) XML
3 7 (6.93%) ADO
3 7 (6.93%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.95%) WCF
4 5 (4.95%) WPF
4 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.95%) WinForms
4 5 (4.95%) NHibernate
5 3 (2.97%) J2EE
6 2 (1.98%) WSH
6 2 (1.98%) Web Services
7 1 (0.99%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.99%) LINQ
7 1 (0.99%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.94%) Client/Server
1 6 (5.94%) N-Tier
2 5 (4.95%) Streaming Music
2 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.96%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.96%) iPad
3 4 (3.96%) Streaming Video
3 4 (3.96%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.97%) Online Games
5 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) PDA
6 1 (0.99%) Replication
6 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 50 (49.50%) Linux
2 31 (30.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (20.79%) Windows 7
4 18 (17.82%) Windows XP
5 17 (16.83%) UNIX
6 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (7.92%) Windows 8
8 7 (6.93%) Android
9 4 (3.96%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (10.89%) ITIL
1 11 (10.89%) Service Management
1 11 (10.89%) SDLC
2 10 (9.90%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (7.92%) Release Management
3 8 (7.92%) BDD
3 8 (7.92%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (7.92%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (5.94%) Test Automation
4 6 (5.94%) Content Management
5 5 (4.95%) MVC
5 5 (4.95%) Scrum
5 5 (4.95%) MVVM
5 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
5 5 (4.95%) Kanban
5 5 (4.95%) Test Scripting
5 5 (4.95%) TDD
5 5 (4.95%) DevOps
5 5 (4.95%) Web Application Development
6 4 (3.96%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.77%) PowerShell
2 21 (20.79%) SQL
3 15 (14.85%) C#
4 13 (12.87%) Java
5 9 (8.91%) Shell Script
6 7 (6.93%) Bash Shell
6 7 (6.93%) VB
7 4 (3.96%) Ruby
8 3 (2.97%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (18.81%) MCP
2 12 (11.88%) CCNA
2 12 (11.88%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (7.92%) MCSE
4 8 (7.92%) CCNP
5 4 (3.96%) AWS Certification
6 3 (2.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (30.69%) Active Directory
2 17 (16.83%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.99%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (12.87%) Puppet
1 13 (12.87%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (49.50%) Microsoft
2 22 (21.78%) VMware
3 18 (17.82%) Apple
4 14 (13.86%) Sophos
4 14 (13.86%) HP
4 14 (13.86%) SonicWALL
5 10 (9.90%) Lotus
6 5 (4.95%) OpenText
7 4 (3.96%) Polycom
7 4 (3.96%) Kofax
8 3 (2.97%) EMC
8 3 (2.97%) Citrix
9 1 (0.99%) NetApp
9 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.99%) Cisco
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