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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 118 73 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 28.30% 13.30% 12.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.68% 66.97% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 104 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
158 109 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.89% 19.85% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 143 106 108
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +8 61 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Bury St Edmunds +17 23 £42,500 +123.68% 3
Newmarket +1 6 £27,500 -25.67%
Lowestoft +5 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Woodbridge - 1 £25,000 - 1
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 103 (46.61%) Microsoft
2 74 (33.48%) Active Directory
2 74 (33.48%) SQL Server
3 73 (33.03%) Linux
4 72 (32.58%) Web Services
5 69 (31.22%) SQL
6 64 (28.96%) UNIX
7 59 (26.70%) SAN
7 59 (26.70%) TCP/IP
8 58 (26.24%) Firewall
9 57 (25.79%) MS Excel
10 52 (23.53%) SharePoint
11 51 (23.08%) Shell Script
12 49 (22.17%) C#
13 48 (21.72%) DNS
14 47 (21.27%) .NET
15 45 (20.36%) VPN
16 42 (19.00%) XML
17 39 (17.65%) MS Exchange
18 38 (17.19%) Amazon AWS
19 37 (16.74%) PowerShell
20 35 (15.84%) VMware
20 35 (15.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 34 (15.38%) Oracle
21 34 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
21 34 (15.38%) Degree
22 31 (14.03%) JSON
23 30 (13.57%) Performance Tuning
24 29 (13.12%) IIS
25 28 (12.67%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 52 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 39 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 29 (13.12%) IIS
4 15 (6.79%) Apache
4 15 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.98%) WebLogic
6 9 (4.07%) Oracle 10gAS
6 9 (4.07%) Oracle Application Server
7 8 (3.62%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.71%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.90%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.45%) Lync
13 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 57 (25.79%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.88%) MS Office
3 4 (1.81%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.81%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (10.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.52%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.90%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 38 (17.19%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.62%) SaaS
4 3 (1.36%) IaaS
5 2 (0.90%) Office 365
6 1 (0.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 59 (26.70%) TCP/IP
1 59 (26.70%) SAN
2 58 (26.24%) Firewall
3 48 (21.72%) DNS
4 45 (20.36%) VPN
5 28 (12.67%) DHCP
6 25 (11.31%) WAN
7 24 (10.86%) Reverse Proxy
8 23 (10.41%) LAN
9 18 (8.14%) SSL
10 12 (5.43%) SSH
11 10 (4.52%) Wireless
11 10 (4.52%) IPsec
11 10 (4.52%) Network Security
11 10 (4.52%) NAS
11 10 (4.52%) HTTP
12 9 (4.07%) Intranet
13 8 (3.62%) Kerberos
13 8 (3.62%) Wireshark
14 4 (1.81%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (33.48%) SQL Server
2 35 (15.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (9.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (9.50%) Oracle Database
5 20 (9.05%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (4.98%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (4.98%) NoSQL
8 9 (4.07%) DTS
8 9 (4.07%) OLAP
8 9 (4.07%) Oracle OLAP
9 7 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.81%) MySQL
11 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.81%) PerformancePoint
12 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (10.86%) Visual Studio
2 18 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.07%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (4.07%) PVCS
3 9 (4.07%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (4.07%) MorphX
4 8 (3.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (3.17%) ReSharper
5 7 (3.17%) NUnit
6 6 (2.71%) Subversion
7 4 (1.81%) Maven
7 4 (1.81%) Ant
7 4 (1.81%) Fiddler
8 3 (1.36%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.90%) JUnit
10 1 (0.45%) Selenium
General
1 23 (10.41%) Finance
2 8 (3.62%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.17%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.81%) Law
5 2 (0.90%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (24.43%) Developer
2 38 (17.19%) Administrator
3 34 (15.38%) Analyst
4 24 (10.86%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (9.50%) Network Engineer
6 18 (8.14%) DBA
7 17 (7.69%) Architect
7 17 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 17 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 15 (6.79%) .NET Developer
9 11 (4.98%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 11 (4.98%) Oracle DBA
10 10 (4.52%) Network Security Engineer
10 10 (4.52%) Security Engineer
11 9 (4.07%) Junior
12 8 (3.62%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (3.62%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.62%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (3.62%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (32.58%) Web Services
2 47 (21.27%) .NET
3 42 (19.00%) XML
4 31 (14.03%) JSON
5 25 (11.31%) ASP.NET
6 24 (10.86%) SOAP
6 24 (10.86%) WCF
7 23 (10.41%) HTML
8 19 (8.60%) Middleware
9 18 (8.14%) CSS
10 15 (6.79%) jQuery
10 15 (6.79%) HTML5
10 15 (6.79%) Reactive Extensions
10 15 (6.79%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 13 (5.88%) RESTful
12 12 (5.43%) Silverlight
13 11 (4.98%) Oracle Fusion
13 11 (4.98%) WPF
13 11 (4.98%) CSS3
14 10 (4.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.05%) Replication
2 15 (6.79%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.33%) PKI
4 13 (5.88%) Clustering
5 9 (4.07%) GIS
6 6 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.26%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.26%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.36%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.90%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.45%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 73 (33.03%) Linux
2 64 (28.96%) UNIX
3 13 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (4.98%) Windows 8
6 10 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (4.07%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.07%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.36%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.36%) Android
9 2 (0.90%) CentOS
9 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.45%) AIX
10 1 (0.45%) Solaris
10 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (13.57%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (11.31%) CRM
2 25 (11.31%) MVC
3 20 (9.05%) MVVM
4 19 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (8.14%) Waterfall
5 18 (8.14%) Release Management
6 17 (7.69%) TDD
6 17 (7.69%) DevOps
7 16 (7.24%) Workflow
8 15 (6.79%) ERP
8 15 (6.79%) Configuration Management
9 13 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (5.88%) Load Balancing
10 12 (5.43%) ITIL
11 11 (4.98%) OO
11 11 (4.98%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (4.52%) Data Modelling
12 10 (4.52%) Network Monitoring
13 9 (4.07%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 69 (31.22%) SQL
2 51 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 49 (22.17%) C#
4 37 (16.74%) PowerShell
5 22 (9.95%) JavaScript
6 14 (6.33%) Java
7 12 (5.43%) PHP
8 10 (4.52%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.07%) VB.NET
9 9 (4.07%) X++
9 9 (4.07%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.71%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.26%) Perl
12 3 (1.36%) XAML
12 3 (1.36%) Ruby
13 2 (0.90%) C
14 1 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 34 (15.38%) Degree
2 17 (7.69%) MCITP
3 16 (7.24%) MCSE
4 15 (6.79%) CCNP
4 15 (6.79%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (6.33%) CCNA
6 10 (4.52%) CCSA
6 10 (4.52%) CCSE
7 8 (3.62%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.71%) Sun Certification
9 4 (1.81%) ISEB
9 4 (1.81%) MCP
10 3 (1.36%) MCSA
10 3 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.90%) MCTS
11 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.90%) SLA
1 2 (0.90%) COBIT
1 2 (0.90%) QA
1 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (33.48%) Active Directory
2 26 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 22 (9.95%) VMware ESXi
3 22 (9.95%) KVM
4 11 (4.98%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.36%) XenApp
6 2 (0.90%) Xen
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (9.50%) Puppet
1 21 (9.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.90%) SCCM
2 2 (0.90%) SCOM
2 2 (0.90%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.45%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 103 (46.61%) Microsoft
2 35 (15.84%) VMware
3 34 (15.38%) Oracle
4 19 (8.60%) Cisco
4 19 (8.60%) CheckPoint
5 13 (5.88%) Citrix
6 10 (4.52%) Sourcefire
7 9 (4.07%) Serena
8 7 (3.17%) F5
9 6 (2.71%) Blue Coat
9 6 (2.71%) Juniper
10 5 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.81%) Trend Micro
11 4 (1.81%) Crossbeam
12 3 (1.36%) Google
12 3 (1.36%) ForgeRock
13 2 (0.90%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.90%) New Relic
13 2 (0.90%) Percona
13 2 (0.90%) Symantec
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Suffolk
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Ipswich
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