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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 83 103 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.54% 16.22% 21.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.33% 84.43% 78.18%
Number of salaries quoted 81 93 90
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,016 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
150 122 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.27% 19.21% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 143 111 125
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,016 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 May 2016.

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 May 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
(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 +5 46 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Newmarket 0 12 £28,000 +1.81% 1
Bury St Edmunds -8 12 £36,250 -34.09%
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 67 (38.07%) Microsoft
2 62 (35.23%) Linux
3 56 (31.82%) Java
4 50 (28.41%) C#
4 50 (28.41%) HTML
5 48 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 47 (26.70%) Android
7 40 (22.73%) Windows Server
8 38 (21.59%) Active Directory
9 35 (19.89%) SQL
9 35 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (19.32%) Objective-C
10 34 (19.32%) CSS
11 32 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (17.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (17.61%) .NET
12 31 (17.61%) TCP/IP
12 31 (17.61%) Apple iOS
13 30 (17.05%) Cisco
13 30 (17.05%) MS Exchange
14 29 (16.48%) C++
14 29 (16.48%) Web Development
15 27 (15.34%) XML
16 26 (14.77%) QA
16 26 (14.77%) High Availability
17 25 (14.20%) DNS
17 25 (14.20%) VPN
18 24 (13.64%) Juniper
18 24 (13.64%) CheckPoint
19 23 (13.07%) Python

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 30 (17.05%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (9.66%) Node.js
4 15 (8.52%) WebLogic
5 14 (7.95%) IIS
6 12 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (6.82%) Skype for Business
7 6 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.70%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.14%) Apache
9 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.57%) CMS
10 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (10.80%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.66%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (11.36%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (5.68%) Office 365
4 3 (1.70%) IaaS
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.61%) TCP/IP
2 25 (14.20%) DNS
2 25 (14.20%) VPN
3 23 (13.07%) Firewall
4 22 (12.50%) VoIP
5 21 (11.93%) DHCP
6 17 (9.66%) LAN
7 16 (9.09%) WAN
8 15 (8.52%) Wireless
9 14 (7.95%) Internet
10 13 (7.39%) VLAN
11 8 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (4.55%) Skype
12 7 (3.98%) Ethernet
12 7 (3.98%) SSL
13 6 (3.41%) ADSL
13 6 (3.41%) IPsec
13 6 (3.41%) SAN
13 6 (3.41%) xDSL
14 4 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.80%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.23%) MySQL
3 13 (7.39%) Big Data
4 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.68%) Selenium
2 6 (3.41%) Calabash
2 6 (3.41%) Cucumber
2 6 (3.41%) JUnit
2 6 (3.41%) SoapUI
3 4 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.57%) Subversion
5 1 (0.57%) Toad
General
1 16 (9.09%) Finance
2 15 (8.52%) French Language
2 15 (8.52%) German Language
2 15 (8.52%) Spanish Language
3 6 (3.41%) Games
4 1 (0.57%) Advertising
4 1 (0.57%) Retail
4 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (27.27%) Developer
2 29 (16.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (15.34%) Support Engineer
4 18 (10.23%) DevOps Engineer
5 17 (9.66%) Analyst
6 16 (9.09%) Consultant
6 16 (9.09%) Graduate
6 16 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
7 15 (8.52%) AWS Developer
7 15 (8.52%) AWS Engineer
7 15 (8.52%) Cloud Developer
7 15 (8.52%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (8.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (8.52%) NOC Engineer
8 13 (7.39%) Cisco Engineer
8 13 (7.39%) Cisco Support
8 13 (7.39%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
8 13 (7.39%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
8 13 (7.39%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (6.25%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (28.41%) HTML
2 34 (19.32%) CSS
3 31 (17.61%) .NET
4 27 (15.34%) XML
5 14 (7.95%) J2EE
6 13 (7.39%) EJB
6 13 (7.39%) Hibernate
6 13 (7.39%) Spring
7 12 (6.82%) jQuery
8 8 (4.55%) ASP.NET
9 7 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (3.41%) HTML5
11 4 (2.27%) PhoneGap
12 3 (1.70%) DHTML
12 3 (1.70%) Web Services
13 2 (1.14%) JSON
14 1 (0.57%) 802.1X
14 1 (0.57%) Java EE
14 1 (0.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 1 (0.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.80%) iPhone
2 17 (9.66%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.39%) Cybercrime
3 13 (7.39%) Visualisation
4 7 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.41%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.41%) EPoS
5 6 (3.41%) Online Games
6 4 (2.27%) iPad
7 3 (1.70%) Replication
8 2 (1.14%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.14%) Statistics
8 2 (1.14%) User Experience
9 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 62 (35.23%) Linux
2 47 (26.70%) Android
3 40 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 31 (17.61%) Apple iOS
4 31 (17.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (9.66%) Windows Phone
7 16 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 14 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (4.55%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.98%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.27%) Unix
11 4 (2.27%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (16.48%) Web Development
4 26 (14.77%) High Availability
5 20 (11.36%) Configuration Management
5 20 (11.36%) DevOps
6 18 (10.23%) iOS Development
7 17 (9.66%) Automated Testing
8 16 (9.09%) Build Automation
8 16 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 14 (7.95%) Android Development
9 14 (7.95%) Network Design
10 13 (7.39%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (7.39%) Integration Testing
10 13 (7.39%) Mobile Development
10 13 (7.39%) Reverse Engineering
11 12 (6.82%) ITIL
12 11 (6.25%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.68%) Presales
14 9 (5.11%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 56 (31.82%) Java
2 50 (28.41%) C#
3 48 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 35 (19.89%) SQL
5 34 (19.32%) Objective-C
6 29 (16.48%) C++
7 23 (13.07%) Python
7 23 (13.07%) Ruby
8 21 (11.93%) Bash Shell
9 19 (10.80%) PHP
10 16 (9.09%) C
10 16 (9.09%) Embedded C
10 16 (9.09%) Embedded C++
11 8 (4.55%) Perl
11 8 (4.55%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 18 (10.23%) Degree
2 17 (9.66%) CCNA
2 17 (9.66%) CCNP
2 17 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (9.09%) AWS Certification
4 13 (7.39%) DV Cleared
4 13 (7.39%) SC Cleared
4 13 (7.39%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.41%) ISEB
5 6 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.70%) MCSA
8 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.57%) MCP
8 1 (0.57%) MCSE
8 1 (0.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.77%) QA
2 9 (5.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (21.59%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.68%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.27%) vSphere
5 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.14%) NFS
7 1 (0.57%) Docker
7 1 (0.57%) Firmware
7 1 (0.57%) KVM
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (11.93%) Puppet
2 20 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (38.07%) Microsoft
2 30 (17.05%) Cisco
3 24 (13.64%) CheckPoint
3 24 (13.64%) Juniper
4 23 (13.07%) Blue Coat
5 18 (10.23%) VMware
6 14 (7.95%) Apple
7 11 (6.25%) F5
8 8 (4.55%) Citrix
8 8 (4.55%) Oracle
9 7 (3.98%) Crossbeam
9 7 (3.98%) Trend Micro
10 4 (2.27%) Sophos
10 4 (2.27%) Xamarin
11 3 (1.70%) HP
11 3 (1.70%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.14%) IBM
12 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.57%) Dell
13 1 (0.57%) Lotus
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