The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 14 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 26 68 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 13.40% 16.08% 22.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.00% 44.16% 67.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 67 58
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
40 154 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.62% 36.41% 33.09%
Number of salaries quoted 30 144 86
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Windows.

1 24 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 19 (35.19%) C#
2 19 (35.19%) SQL
2 19 (35.19%) .NET
3 18 (33.33%) Finance
4 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
5 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (29.63%) Windows Server
6 14 (25.93%) QA
6 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
7 13 (24.07%) HTML
7 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
8 12 (22.22%) Oracle
8 12 (22.22%) IIS
8 12 (22.22%) CSS
8 12 (22.22%) XML
8 12 (22.22%) Linux
8 12 (22.22%) Web Development
9 10 (18.52%) jQuery
10 9 (16.67%) Client/Server
10 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 9 (16.67%) ISEB
11 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
11 8 (14.81%) Java
11 8 (14.81%) Automation Testing
11 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
11 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (14.81%) TDD
11 8 (14.81%) Asset Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 12 (22.22%) IIS
2 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.41%) Office 365
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) VPN
2 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) DNS
3 4 (7.41%) Firewall
3 4 (7.41%) HTTP
3 4 (7.41%) Internet
3 4 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (5.56%) HTTPS
4 3 (5.56%) IMAP
4 3 (5.56%) LAN
4 3 (5.56%) SMTP
4 3 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.85%) DMVPN
5 1 (1.85%) GPRS
5 1 (1.85%) Network Security
5 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.70%) Big Data
5 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.70%) OLTP
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.85%) DB2
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Moq
1 5 (9.26%) MSTest
1 5 (9.26%) NUnit
1 5 (9.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (18.52%) C# Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Test Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) IT Support
7 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (9.26%) Administrator
7 5 (9.26%) Applications Support
7 5 (9.26%) C# WPF Developer
7 5 (9.26%) WPF Developer
8 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) IT Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Support
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) .NET
2 13 (24.07%) HTML
3 12 (22.22%) CSS
3 12 (22.22%) XML
4 10 (18.52%) jQuery
5 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
5 5 (9.26%) Castle Windsor
5 5 (9.26%) Ninject
5 5 (9.26%) Spring.NET
5 5 (9.26%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (9.26%) WinForms
5 5 (9.26%) WPF
6 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.70%) Middleware
8 1 (1.85%) EJB
8 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.85%) J2EE
8 1 (1.85%) MFC
8 1 (1.85%) REST
8 1 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (9.26%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (9.26%) Social Network
5 4 (7.41%) Clustering
5 4 (7.41%) Cybercrime
6 2 (3.70%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.70%) iPhone
6 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.85%) Replication
7 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Windows Server
2 12 (22.22%) Linux
3 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.26%) Unix
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.56%) CentOS
6 3 (5.56%) Mac OS
6 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.85%) AIX
8 1 (1.85%) Android
8 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) Web Development
3 8 (14.81%) Asset Management
3 8 (14.81%) Automation Testing
3 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
3 8 (14.81%) TDD
3 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
4 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (11.11%) High Availability
5 5 (9.26%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.26%) Kanban
5 5 (9.26%) MVVM
5 5 (9.26%) Scrum
5 5 (9.26%) SDLC
6 4 (7.41%) CRM
6 4 (7.41%) Pair Programming
6 4 (7.41%) Service Management
7 3 (5.56%) Line Management
7 3 (5.56%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) C#
1 19 (35.19%) SQL
2 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.81%) Java
4 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.56%) PHP
5 3 (5.56%) VB
6 2 (3.70%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) ISEB
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) CCNA
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.41%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) A+ Certification
4 3 (5.56%) MCP
4 3 (5.56%) MCSA
4 3 (5.56%) MCSE
4 3 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) HL7
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
2 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.85%) Perfmon
1 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) Facebook
3 5 (9.26%) Twitter
3 5 (9.26%) VMware
4 3 (5.56%) Citrix
4 3 (5.56%) Google
4 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.56%) Sage
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) Apple
6 1 (1.85%) Avaya
6 1 (1.85%) Clearswift
6 1 (1.85%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.85%) Mitel
6 1 (1.85%) NEC
6 1 (1.85%) Nokia
6 1 (1.85%) Proofpoint
6 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.85%) Trillium