The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 97 107 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.13% 21.62% 17.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.83% 61.14% 75.37%
Number of salaries quoted 90 102 91
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
143 175 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 31.15% 35.35% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 128 159 122
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Windows
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 +2 69 £37,500 +25.00% 5
Bury St Edmunds -6 4 £27,250 -29.67%
Haverhill - 3 £25,500 -
Newmarket -2 2 £40,250 +62.62%
Woodbridge 0 1 £25,000 +38.88%
Felixstowe - 1 £24,000 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

1 104 (50.73%) Microsoft
2 67 (32.68%) Active Directory
3 62 (30.24%) SQL
4 57 (27.80%) Linux
5 55 (26.83%) SQL Server
6 53 (25.85%) Firewall
7 50 (24.39%) UNIX
7 50 (24.39%) SAN
8 46 (22.44%) TCP/IP
9 43 (20.98%) VPN
10 39 (19.02%) DNS
11 38 (18.54%) MS Excel
11 38 (18.54%) LAN
11 38 (18.54%) VMware
12 36 (17.56%) WAN
13 35 (17.07%) C#
14 33 (16.10%) XML
15 32 (15.61%) IIS
15 32 (15.61%) VMware Infrastructure
16 31 (15.12%) Web Services
16 31 (15.12%) Middleware
17 30 (14.63%) PowerShell
18 27 (13.17%) Shell Script
18 27 (13.17%) Finance
19 23 (11.22%) .NET
19 23 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (10.73%) Java
20 22 (10.73%) Citrix
20 22 (10.73%) MVC
21 21 (10.24%) JavaScript

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 32 (15.61%) IIS
2 18 (8.78%) MS Exchange
3 16 (7.80%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.34%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.93%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.46%) Apache
8 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.46%) Node.js
9 2 (0.98%) CMS
9 2 (0.98%) Drupal
9 2 (0.98%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.49%) Lync
10 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 38 (18.54%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.24%) MS Office
3 4 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.98%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.49%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 13 (6.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.49%) Magento
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.44%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (25.85%) Firewall
2 50 (24.39%) SAN
3 46 (22.44%) TCP/IP
4 43 (20.98%) VPN
5 39 (19.02%) DNS
6 38 (18.54%) LAN
7 36 (17.56%) WAN
8 19 (9.27%) NAS
9 16 (7.80%) DHCP
10 15 (7.32%) SSL
11 12 (5.85%) SSH
11 12 (5.85%) Reverse Proxy
12 11 (5.37%) Wireless
12 11 (5.37%) Network Security
13 10 (4.88%) IPsec
14 4 (1.95%) SMTP
15 3 (1.46%) Internet
15 3 (1.46%) HTTP
15 3 (1.46%) LDAP
16 2 (0.98%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (6.34%) Oracle Database
3 13 (6.34%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.90%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.95%) MySQL
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.98%) SQLPlus
7 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.49%) MS Access
8 1 (0.49%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 14 (6.83%) NUnit
2 8 (3.90%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.93%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (2.93%) Moq
5 3 (1.46%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (1.46%) Subversion
6 2 (0.98%) Maven
6 2 (0.98%) Ant
6 2 (0.98%) JUnit
7 1 (0.49%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (13.17%) Finance
2 9 (4.39%) Law
3 3 (1.46%) Legal
4 2 (0.98%) Advertising
4 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (16.10%) Developer
2 29 (14.15%) Architect
3 25 (12.20%) Support Engineer
4 23 (11.22%) Analyst
4 23 (11.22%) Administrator
5 20 (9.76%) Network Engineer
6 18 (8.78%) Infrastructure Architect
7 16 (7.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (7.80%) Security Architect
8 13 (6.34%) Oracle DBA
8 13 (6.34%) DBA
9 12 (5.85%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.85%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.37%) Support Analyst
10 11 (5.37%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (5.37%) .NET Developer
10 11 (5.37%) Senior Software Developer
11 10 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
11 10 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.10%) XML
2 31 (15.12%) Middleware
2 31 (15.12%) Web Services
3 23 (11.22%) .NET
4 21 (10.24%) JSON
5 19 (9.27%) HTML
6 18 (8.78%) CSS
6 18 (8.78%) ASP.NET
7 16 (7.80%) WCF
8 13 (6.34%) Oracle Fusion
9 12 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (4.39%) jQuery
11 8 (3.90%) WPF
12 7 (3.41%) WinForms
13 6 (2.93%) NHibernate
13 6 (2.93%) HTML5
13 6 (2.93%) SOAP
13 6 (2.93%) Reactive Extensions
13 6 (2.93%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 4 (1.95%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.78%) Replication
1 18 (8.78%) Clustering
2 11 (5.37%) PKI
3 6 (2.93%) Streaming Music
3 6 (2.93%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.95%) User Experience
4 4 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.95%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.95%) iPhone
4 4 (1.95%) Open Source
4 4 (1.95%) iPad
5 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (0.98%) PDA
5 2 (0.98%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.49%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.49%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 57 (27.80%) Linux
2 50 (24.39%) UNIX
3 21 (10.24%) Windows XP
4 20 (9.76%) Windows 7
5 12 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.88%) Windows 8
7 9 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.39%) Android
8 5 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.44%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.95%) Windows Phone
10 3 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.46%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.98%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (10.73%) MVC
3 20 (9.76%) ITIL
3 20 (9.76%) Load Balancing
4 18 (8.78%) SIEM
4 18 (8.78%) Identity Management
5 17 (8.29%) Asset Management
5 17 (8.29%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (8.29%) Benchmarking
5 17 (8.29%) Configuration Management
5 17 (8.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 16 (7.80%) MVVM
6 16 (7.80%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (7.80%) TDD
7 14 (6.83%) CRM
8 13 (6.34%) DevOps
9 10 (4.88%) Service Management
10 8 (3.90%) ERP
10 8 (3.90%) Information Security
11 7 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 62 (30.24%) SQL
2 35 (17.07%) C#
3 30 (14.63%) PowerShell
4 27 (13.17%) Shell Script
5 22 (10.73%) Java
6 21 (10.24%) JavaScript
7 15 (7.32%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.90%) Ruby
9 6 (2.93%) PHP
10 4 (1.95%) Perl
11 1 (0.49%) C
11 1 (0.49%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (0.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (7.80%) Degree
3 13 (6.34%) MCITP
4 10 (4.88%) CCSA
4 10 (4.88%) CCSE
5 9 (4.39%) Sun Certification
6 6 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.93%) MCP
6 6 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.44%) AWS Certification
7 5 (2.44%) MCSE
8 3 (1.46%) CCNP
8 3 (1.46%) HP ASE
8 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.98%) CCNA
10 1 (0.49%) ISEB
10 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.93%) SLA
2 2 (0.98%) QA
2 2 (0.98%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (32.68%) Active Directory
2 32 (15.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (9.27%) Hyper-V
4 13 (6.34%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (2.44%) vSphere
6 3 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.46%) vCloud
6 3 (1.46%) KVM
7 2 (0.98%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (10.24%) Puppet
1 21 (10.24%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 104 (50.73%) Microsoft
2 38 (18.54%) VMware
3 22 (10.73%) Citrix
4 19 (9.27%) Oracle
5 16 (7.80%) CheckPoint
6 11 (5.37%) HP
7 10 (4.88%) Sourcefire
8 9 (4.39%) Cisco
9 7 (3.41%) Apple
9 7 (3.41%) Juniper
9 7 (3.41%) F5
10 6 (2.93%) Blue Coat
11 5 (2.44%) Brocade
11 5 (2.44%) Veeam
11 5 (2.44%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.95%) Sophos
12 4 (1.95%) Trend Micro
12 4 (1.95%) Crossbeam
12 4 (1.95%) SonicWALL
13 3 (1.46%) Google
Bacton, Stowmarket, Suffolk (IP14)
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Salary: £23 - 28k
Posted: 4 days ago
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Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £17,000-£18,000pa + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
networx
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago