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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 122 73 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 28.64% 13.15% 12.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.62% 66.97% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 107 70 81
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
168 109 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 39.44% 19.64% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 151 106 108
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 September 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 1 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 +7 62 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Bury St Edmunds +18 25 £42,500 +123.68% 3
Newmarket +1 7 £27,500 -25.67%
Woodbridge - 2 £25,000 - 1
Lowestoft +5 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 107 (47.56%) Microsoft
2 75 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 75 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 75 (33.33%) Linux
3 73 (32.44%) Web Services
4 71 (31.56%) SQL
5 65 (28.89%) UNIX
6 60 (26.67%) SAN
6 60 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 58 (25.78%) MS Excel
7 58 (25.78%) Firewall
8 53 (23.56%) SharePoint
9 51 (22.67%) Shell Script
10 50 (22.22%) C#
11 49 (21.78%) DNS
12 48 (21.33%) .NET
13 46 (20.44%) VPN
14 43 (19.11%) XML
15 39 (17.33%) MS Exchange
15 39 (17.33%) Amazon AWS
16 38 (16.89%) PowerShell
17 35 (15.56%) VMware
17 35 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 35 (15.56%) Degree
18 34 (15.11%) Oracle
18 34 (15.11%) Microsoft Certification
19 32 (14.22%) JSON
20 30 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
21 29 (12.89%) IIS
22 28 (12.44%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 53 (23.56%) SharePoint
2 39 (17.33%) MS Exchange
3 29 (12.89%) IIS
4 15 (6.67%) Apache
4 15 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.89%) WebLogic
6 9 (4.00%) Oracle 10gAS
6 9 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.78%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.33%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.44%) Lync
11 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 58 (25.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.67%) MS Office
3 4 (1.78%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.78%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.89%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 39 (17.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.56%) SaaS
4 3 (1.33%) IaaS
5 2 (0.89%) Office 365
6 1 (0.44%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 60 (26.67%) TCP/IP
1 60 (26.67%) SAN
2 58 (25.78%) Firewall
3 49 (21.78%) DNS
4 46 (20.44%) VPN
5 28 (12.44%) DHCP
6 25 (11.11%) WAN
7 24 (10.67%) Reverse Proxy
8 23 (10.22%) LAN
9 18 (8.00%) SSL
10 12 (5.33%) SSH
11 10 (4.44%) Wireless
11 10 (4.44%) IPsec
11 10 (4.44%) Network Security
11 10 (4.44%) NAS
11 10 (4.44%) HTTP
12 9 (4.00%) Intranet
13 8 (3.56%) Kerberos
13 8 (3.56%) Wireshark
14 4 (1.78%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 35 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (9.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (9.33%) Oracle Database
5 20 (8.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (5.33%) NoSQL
7 11 (4.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (4.00%) DTS
8 9 (4.00%) OLAP
8 9 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
9 7 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.78%) MySQL
11 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.78%) PerformancePoint
12 3 (1.33%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (10.67%) Visual Studio
2 18 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (4.00%) PVCS
3 9 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (4.00%) MorphX
4 8 (3.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (3.11%) ReSharper
5 7 (3.11%) NUnit
6 6 (2.67%) Subversion
7 4 (1.78%) Maven
7 4 (1.78%) Ant
7 4 (1.78%) Fiddler
8 3 (1.33%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.89%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.89%) JUnit
10 1 (0.44%) Selenium
General
1 23 (10.22%) Finance
2 8 (3.56%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.11%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.78%) Law
5 2 (0.89%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (24.44%) Developer
2 38 (16.89%) Administrator
3 34 (15.11%) Analyst
4 24 (10.67%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (9.33%) Network Engineer
6 18 (8.00%) Architect
6 18 (8.00%) DBA
6 18 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 17 (7.56%) Support Analyst
8 15 (6.67%) .NET Developer
9 11 (4.89%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 11 (4.89%) Oracle DBA
10 10 (4.44%) Network Security Engineer
10 10 (4.44%) Security Engineer
11 9 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 9 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (4.00%) Junior
12 8 (3.56%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (3.56%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (32.44%) Web Services
2 48 (21.33%) .NET
3 43 (19.11%) XML
4 32 (14.22%) JSON
5 26 (11.56%) ASP.NET
6 24 (10.67%) SOAP
6 24 (10.67%) WCF
7 23 (10.22%) HTML
8 19 (8.44%) Middleware
9 18 (8.00%) CSS
10 15 (6.67%) jQuery
10 15 (6.67%) HTML5
10 15 (6.67%) Reactive Extensions
10 15 (6.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 13 (5.78%) RESTful
12 12 (5.33%) Silverlight
13 11 (4.89%) Oracle Fusion
13 11 (4.89%) WPF
13 11 (4.89%) CSS3
14 10 (4.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.89%) Replication
2 15 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.22%) PKI
4 13 (5.78%) Clustering
5 9 (4.00%) GIS
6 6 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.22%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.33%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.89%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.44%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 75 (33.33%) Linux
2 65 (28.89%) UNIX
3 12 (5.33%) Windows 8
3 12 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.44%) Windows XP
5 10 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (4.44%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.33%) Android
6 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.89%) CentOS
8 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.44%) AIX
8 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (11.56%) CRM
2 26 (11.56%) MVC
3 21 (9.33%) MVVM
4 20 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (8.00%) Waterfall
5 18 (8.00%) Release Management
6 17 (7.56%) TDD
6 17 (7.56%) DevOps
7 16 (7.11%) Workflow
8 15 (6.67%) ERP
8 15 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 14 (6.22%) ITIL
10 13 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (5.78%) Load Balancing
11 11 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (4.89%) OO
12 10 (4.44%) Data Modelling
12 10 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
13 9 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 71 (31.56%) SQL
2 51 (22.67%) Shell Script
3 50 (22.22%) C#
4 38 (16.89%) PowerShell
5 22 (9.78%) JavaScript
6 14 (6.22%) Java
7 12 (5.33%) PHP
8 10 (4.44%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 9 (4.00%) X++
9 9 (4.00%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.11%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.22%) Perl
12 3 (1.33%) XAML
12 3 (1.33%) Ruby
13 2 (0.89%) C
14 1 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (15.56%) Degree
2 34 (15.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (7.56%) MCITP
4 16 (7.11%) MCSE
5 15 (6.67%) CCNP
5 15 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (6.22%) CCNA
7 10 (4.44%) CCSA
7 10 (4.44%) CCSE
8 8 (3.56%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.67%) Sun Certification
10 4 (1.78%) ISEB
10 4 (1.78%) MCP
11 3 (1.33%) MCSA
11 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.89%) MCTS
12 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.89%) SLA
1 2 (0.89%) COBIT
1 2 (0.89%) QA
1 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 26 (11.56%) Hyper-V
3 25 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (9.78%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (9.78%) KVM
5 11 (4.89%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.33%) XenApp
7 2 (0.89%) Xen
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (9.78%) Puppet
1 22 (9.78%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.89%) SCCM
2 2 (0.89%) SCOM
2 2 (0.89%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.44%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 107 (47.56%) Microsoft
2 35 (15.56%) VMware
3 34 (15.11%) Oracle
4 20 (8.89%) Cisco
5 19 (8.44%) CheckPoint
6 13 (5.78%) Citrix
7 10 (4.44%) Sourcefire
8 9 (4.00%) Serena
9 7 (3.11%) F5
10 6 (2.67%) Blue Coat
10 6 (2.67%) Juniper
11 5 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.78%) Trend Micro
12 4 (1.78%) Crossbeam
13 3 (1.33%) Google
13 3 (1.33%) ForgeRock
13 3 (1.33%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.89%) Symantec
14 2 (0.89%) IBM
14 2 (0.89%) HP
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £25,000-£30,000 + Company Van & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per year
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Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woodbridge, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Suffolk
DP Connect
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago