The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 15 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 52 90 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.12% 16.19% 20.40%
As % of the General category 41.60% 54.55% 55.47%
Number of salaries quoted 46 79 133
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Finance
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

General Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
125 165 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 29.14% 29.68% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 112 147 233
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £54,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Finance
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Finance Salary Trend in Suffolk

Finance
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Finance
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -1 39 £39,000 -8.23% 4
Bury St Edmunds 0 8 £37,250 -46.78% 2
Stowmarket +1 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 40 (43.96%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
3 26 (28.57%) IIS
4 24 (26.37%) Load Balancing
5 22 (24.18%) Risk Management
5 22 (24.18%) C#
6 20 (21.98%) .NET
7 19 (20.88%) Windows
7 19 (20.88%) SharePoint
7 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (19.78%) Wireshark
8 18 (19.78%) WSH
8 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
9 17 (18.68%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (17.58%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (17.58%) Degree
10 16 (17.58%) SharePoint Server
11 15 (16.48%) WAN
11 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
12 14 (15.38%) SQL
12 14 (15.38%) Firewall
12 14 (15.38%) MVC
13 12 (13.19%) CSS
13 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET
13 12 (13.19%) Active Directory
14 11 (12.09%) SAN
14 11 (12.09%) Financial Institution
14 11 (12.09%) jQuery
14 11 (12.09%) Analytics

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (28.57%) IIS
2 19 (20.88%) SharePoint
3 16 (17.58%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (4.40%) ArcGIS
5 3 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.30%) SAS
5 3 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.10%) Node.js
7 1 (1.10%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.40%) MS Office
2 4 (4.40%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.10%) MS Project
4 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.10%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.10%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.10%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.78%) Wireshark
2 15 (16.48%) WAN
3 14 (15.38%) Firewall
4 11 (12.09%) SAN
5 9 (9.89%) LAN
6 8 (8.79%) NAS
7 7 (7.69%) DNS
8 5 (5.49%) Wireless
8 5 (5.49%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (4.40%) Kerberos
10 3 (3.30%) IPsec
11 2 (2.20%) VLAN
11 2 (2.20%) BGP
11 2 (2.20%) EIGRP
11 2 (2.20%) TACACS
11 2 (2.20%) MPLS
11 2 (2.20%) SMTP
11 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.20%) VPN
11 2 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (8.79%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.40%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (4.40%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.30%) MySQL
8 2 (2.20%) QlikView
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.10%) OLAP
9 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.10%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.10%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.10%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (12.09%) Financial Institution
2 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.10%) Advertising
3 1 (1.10%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.10%) Banking
3 1 (1.10%) Marketing
3 1 (1.10%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (28.57%) Developer
2 17 (18.68%) Administrator
3 16 (17.58%) SharePoint Administrator
4 13 (14.29%) Analyst
5 11 (12.09%) .NET Developer
6 9 (9.89%) Architect
6 9 (9.89%) C# Developer
6 9 (9.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Security Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.49%) MI Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Service Manager
11 3 (3.30%) Operations Manager
11 3 (3.30%) Applications Support
11 3 (3.30%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.30%) Junior
11 3 (3.30%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.98%) .NET
2 18 (19.78%) WSH
3 12 (13.19%) CSS
3 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET
4 11 (12.09%) jQuery
5 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (8.79%) Middleware
6 7 (7.69%) HTML
6 7 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 6 (6.59%) LAMP
7 6 (6.59%) Web Services
7 6 (6.59%) XML
7 6 (6.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (5.49%) REST
9 2 (2.20%) HTML5
9 2 (2.20%) MDX
9 2 (2.20%) COM
9 2 (2.20%) J2EE
10 1 (1.10%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.99%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.89%) Open Source
4 8 (8.79%) Clustering
5 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.59%) N-Tier
6 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (5.49%) Mathematics
8 4 (4.40%) GIS
9 2 (2.20%) PMI
10 1 (1.10%) Replication
10 1 (1.10%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.88%) Windows
2 6 (6.59%) Linux
3 5 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.37%) Load Balancing
2 22 (24.18%) Risk Management
3 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.68%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (17.58%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (15.38%) MVC
7 11 (12.09%) Analytics
8 9 (9.89%) Project Management
8 9 (9.89%) Risk Analysis
9 8 (8.79%) SIEM
9 8 (8.79%) Asset Management
9 8 (8.79%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (8.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (8.79%) Benchmarking
9 8 (8.79%) Identity Management
9 8 (8.79%) SOA
10 6 (6.59%) ITIL
11 5 (5.49%) User Stories
11 5 (5.49%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.49%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.18%) C#
2 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
3 14 (15.38%) SQL
4 9 (9.89%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.40%) Python
5 4 (4.40%) R
6 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.20%) C
7 2 (2.20%) Java
7 2 (2.20%) Perl
8 1 (1.10%) VB
8 1 (1.10%) PHP
8 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.10%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (17.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.20%) CCNA
3 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.20%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.10%) HND
4 1 (1.10%) ISEB
4 1 (1.10%) CCNP
4 1 (1.10%) CCSA
4 1 (1.10%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) SLA
3 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.40%) Xen
4 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.10%) KVM
4 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) ZABBIX
2 2 (2.20%) Cacti
2 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.20%) Puppet
3 1 (1.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (43.96%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.99%) VMware
2 10 (10.99%) Cisco
3 8 (8.79%) Citrix
4 7 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 5 (5.49%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.40%) ESRI
6 4 (4.40%) New Relic
7 2 (2.20%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle
7 2 (2.20%) SAP
7 2 (2.20%) Percona
8 1 (1.10%) F5
8 1 (1.10%) Cognos
8 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.10%) Sourcefire
Suffolk
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits and Sponsored training
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Easy Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Ipswich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 19 days ago