The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 74 83 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.38% 19.21% 25.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.48% 66.94% 65.66%
Number of salaries quoted 69 76 99
Median salary £28,000 £34,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.42% -13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £20,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,200 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +7.14%
Windows
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
105 124 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.83% 28.70% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 95 109 148
Median salary £34,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Windows
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Windows Salary Trend in Suffolk

Windows
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Windows
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -5 47 £28,000 -25.33% 3
Bury St Edmunds -11 13 £52,500 +75.00% 1
Newmarket +5 4 £27,000 +35.00% 2
Stowmarket - 1 £25,000 - 1
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Windows.

1 98 (57.31%) Microsoft
2 62 (36.26%) Active Directory
3 51 (29.82%) SQL
4 44 (25.73%) MS Exchange
5 38 (22.22%) C#
6 37 (21.64%) VPN
7 36 (21.05%) .NET
7 36 (21.05%) VMware
7 36 (21.05%) Windows Server
8 34 (19.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (19.30%) MS Office
9 33 (19.30%) Linux
10 31 (18.13%) SQL Server
10 31 (18.13%) Java
11 30 (17.54%) Configuration Management
12 28 (16.37%) Firewall
12 28 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (16.37%) Office 365
13 27 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (15.79%) MS Excel
14 24 (14.04%) JavaScript
15 23 (13.45%) HTML
15 23 (13.45%) LAN
15 23 (13.45%) Cisco
15 23 (13.45%) Finance
15 23 (13.45%) High Availability
15 23 (13.45%) vSphere
15 23 (13.45%) Degree
15 23 (13.45%) QA
16 20 (11.70%) CSS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 44 (25.73%) MS Exchange
2 17 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (7.60%) IIS
4 7 (4.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.92%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.75%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.75%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.17%) Apache
8 2 (1.17%) CMS
8 2 (1.17%) JBoss
8 2 (1.17%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.17%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (19.30%) MS Office
2 27 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.34%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.37%) Office 365
2 19 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.58%) IaaS
6 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.64%) VPN
2 28 (16.37%) Firewall
3 23 (13.45%) LAN
4 19 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 18 (10.53%) WAN
6 17 (9.94%) DNS
7 13 (7.60%) Wireless
8 12 (7.02%) Remote Desktop
9 11 (6.43%) HTTP
10 10 (5.85%) VLAN
10 10 (5.85%) VoIP
11 8 (4.68%) DHCP
11 8 (4.68%) Internet
12 7 (4.09%) ADSL
13 6 (3.51%) SSL
14 4 (2.34%) LDAP
14 4 (2.34%) NetScaler
15 3 (1.75%) IPsec
15 3 (1.75%) Network Security
15 3 (1.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.43%) MySQL
3 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.17%) Big Data
5 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.58%) DB2
6 1 (0.58%) Kalido
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.58%) OpenQM
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.34%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.75%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.17%) Subversion
5 1 (0.58%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.58%) Calabash
5 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.58%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.58%) JIRA
5 1 (0.58%) JUnit
5 1 (0.58%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.58%) Selenium
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (13.45%) Finance
2 15 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.19%) Law
4 10 (5.85%) Publishing
5 6 (3.51%) Retail
6 3 (1.75%) French Language
6 3 (1.75%) German Language
6 3 (1.75%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Electronics
8 1 (0.58%) Games
8 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (22.81%) Developer
2 34 (19.88%) Analyst
3 21 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (11.70%) Support Engineer
5 14 (8.19%) Cloud Engineer
5 14 (8.19%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.60%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (7.02%) Graduate
7 12 (7.02%) Graduate Developer
8 11 (6.43%) Consultant
8 11 (6.43%) IT Support
8 11 (6.43%) Test Analyst
9 10 (5.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (5.85%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.68%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (4.68%) AWS Developer
10 8 (4.68%) AWS Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Network Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.05%) .NET
2 23 (13.45%) HTML
3 20 (11.70%) CSS
3 20 (11.70%) XML
4 14 (8.19%) jQuery
4 14 (8.19%) WCF
5 10 (5.85%) WPF
6 9 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (5.26%) LINQ
6 9 (5.26%) Silverlight
7 8 (4.68%) Node.js
8 5 (2.92%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.92%) JSON
8 5 (2.92%) SOAP
8 5 (2.92%) XSLT
9 4 (2.34%) REST
9 4 (2.34%) Web Services
10 3 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.17%) HTML5
11 2 (1.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (9.36%) Blackberry
1 16 (9.36%) iPhone
2 14 (8.19%) Smartphone
3 12 (7.02%) Driving Licence
4 10 (5.85%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.85%) EMC VNX
5 9 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.09%) Client/Server
6 7 (4.09%) EPoS
6 7 (4.09%) Mobile Computing
6 7 (4.09%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (2.34%) iPad
7 4 (2.34%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.75%) Replication
9 2 (1.17%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.17%) User Experience
10 1 (0.58%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.58%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.05%) Windows Server
2 33 (19.30%) Linux
3 28 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (9.36%) Windows Phone
5 14 (8.19%) Unix
6 13 (7.60%) Windows 7
7 11 (6.43%) Android
7 11 (6.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (5.85%) Apple iOS
9 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.51%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.34%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.17%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (1.17%) CentOS
12 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.17%) Solaris
12 2 (1.17%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.54%) Configuration Management
2 27 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (13.45%) High Availability
4 18 (10.53%) CRM
5 17 (9.94%) Service Delivery
5 17 (9.94%) TDD
6 15 (8.77%) E-Commerce
7 14 (8.19%) Kalman Filter
7 14 (8.19%) Pair Programming
7 14 (8.19%) Service Management
8 13 (7.60%) MVC
8 13 (7.60%) Project Management
8 13 (7.60%) Web Development
9 12 (7.02%) BDD
9 12 (7.02%) Software Engineering
10 11 (6.43%) DevOps
10 11 (6.43%) MVVM
10 11 (6.43%) Workflow
11 10 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.82%) SQL
2 38 (22.22%) C#
3 31 (18.13%) Java
4 24 (14.04%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.43%) PHP
6 10 (5.85%) Bash Shell
6 10 (5.85%) C
6 10 (5.85%) C++
6 10 (5.85%) Ruby
7 9 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 9 (5.26%) XAML
8 8 (4.68%) Embedded C
8 8 (4.68%) Embedded C++
9 4 (2.34%) Perl
9 4 (2.34%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.34%) Python
10 3 (1.75%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.17%) COBOL
11 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.45%) Degree
2 11 (6.43%) ISEB
3 8 (4.68%) AWS Certification
4 6 (3.51%) CCNA
4 6 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.92%) CCNP
6 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.58%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.58%) CEH
7 1 (0.58%) CISA
7 1 (0.58%) CISMP
7 1 (0.58%) CISSP
7 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.58%) MCDST
7 1 (0.58%) MCP
7 1 (0.58%) MCSA
7 1 (0.58%) MCSE
7 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.45%) QA
2 3 (1.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (36.26%) Active Directory
2 34 (19.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (13.45%) vSphere
4 12 (7.02%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.75%) Firmware
6 2 (1.17%) iptables
6 2 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.17%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.17%) Xen
6 2 (1.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (7.02%) Puppet
2 9 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.68%) WSUS
4 4 (2.34%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.58%) Nessus
5 1 (0.58%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 98 (57.31%) Microsoft
2 36 (21.05%) VMware
3 23 (13.45%) Cisco
4 19 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 18 (10.53%) Citrix
6 17 (9.94%) Oracle
7 14 (8.19%) Apple
7 14 (8.19%) Clearswift
7 14 (8.19%) Proofpoint
8 13 (7.60%) Juniper
9 11 (6.43%) HP
10 10 (5.85%) Blue Coat
10 10 (5.85%) Dell
10 10 (5.85%) EMC
10 10 (5.85%) F5
11 9 (5.26%) Nokia
12 6 (3.51%) Sage
13 4 (2.34%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.34%) Symantec
14 3 (1.75%) IBM
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