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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 108 85 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.17% 15.29% 14.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.23% 66.41% 76.52%
Number of salaries quoted 98 79 97
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,100 £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
156 128 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 36.36% 23.02% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 141 122 119
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 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 22 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 +4 53 £41,250 +17.85% 3
Bury St Edmunds +18 21 £42,500 +78.94% 1
Newmarket +1 7 £27,500 -25.67%
Woodbridge - 2 £25,000 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 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 98 (47.80%) Microsoft
2 69 (33.66%) Active Directory
3 68 (33.17%) SQL Server
4 62 (30.24%) SQL
5 61 (29.76%) Linux
6 57 (27.80%) MS Excel
7 54 (26.34%) Web Services
8 52 (25.37%) UNIX
9 51 (24.88%) TCP/IP
10 48 (23.41%) Firewall
11 43 (20.98%) SAN
11 43 (20.98%) SharePoint
12 41 (20.00%) C#
13 40 (19.51%) XML
13 40 (19.51%) DNS
13 40 (19.51%) Shell Script
14 39 (19.02%) .NET
15 38 (18.54%) VPN
16 34 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (16.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 31 (15.12%) Oracle
17 31 (15.12%) MS Exchange
17 31 (15.12%) Degree
18 30 (14.63%) VMware
19 29 (14.15%) IIS
19 29 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
20 27 (13.17%) PowerShell
21 26 (12.68%) ASP.NET
21 26 (12.68%) MVC
22 25 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 43 (20.98%) SharePoint
2 31 (15.12%) MS Exchange
3 29 (14.15%) IIS
4 15 (7.32%) Apache
5 13 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (6.34%) WebLogic
6 9 (4.39%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (4.39%) Oracle 10gAS
7 8 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.93%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.95%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.46%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.49%) Lync
12 1 (0.49%) SAS
12 1 (0.49%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 57 (27.80%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.29%) MS Office
3 5 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.95%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (9.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.90%) SaaS
4 3 (1.46%) IaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (24.88%) TCP/IP
2 48 (23.41%) Firewall
3 43 (20.98%) SAN
4 40 (19.51%) DNS
5 38 (18.54%) VPN
6 24 (11.71%) WAN
7 22 (10.73%) LAN
8 20 (9.76%) DHCP
9 18 (8.78%) SSL
10 15 (7.32%) Reverse Proxy
11 12 (5.85%) SSH
12 10 (4.88%) IPsec
12 10 (4.88%) Wireless
12 10 (4.88%) Network Security
12 10 (4.88%) NAS
13 9 (4.39%) Intranet
14 8 (3.90%) Kerberos
14 8 (3.90%) Wireshark
15 7 (3.41%) HTTP
16 4 (1.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (33.17%) SQL Server
2 34 (16.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (10.73%) Oracle Database
3 22 (10.73%) Oracle Database 10g
4 21 (10.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (6.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (5.85%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (5.37%) NoSQL
8 9 (4.39%) Oracle OLAP
8 9 (4.39%) DTS
8 9 (4.39%) OLAP
9 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.95%) PerformancePoint
12 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.46%) MySQL
12 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.98%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.39%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (4.39%) MorphX
3 9 (4.39%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (4.39%) PVCS
4 6 (2.93%) Subversion
5 4 (1.95%) Maven
5 4 (1.95%) Ant
5 4 (1.95%) Fiddler
6 3 (1.46%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.98%) JUnit
7 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.49%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.49%) NUnit
General
1 19 (9.27%) Finance
2 9 (4.39%) Law
3 4 (1.95%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (21.46%) Developer
2 32 (15.61%) Administrator
3 30 (14.63%) Analyst
4 21 (10.24%) Network Engineer
4 21 (10.24%) Support Engineer
5 19 (9.27%) DBA
5 19 (9.27%) Architect
6 17 (8.29%) Support Analyst
7 16 (7.80%) Systems Administrator
8 15 (7.32%) .NET Developer
9 13 (6.34%) Oracle DBA
10 11 (5.37%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
11 10 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (4.88%) Security Engineer
12 9 (4.39%) Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (4.39%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.90%) Service Analyst
14 7 (3.41%) CRM Developer
14 7 (3.41%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (26.34%) Web Services
2 40 (19.51%) XML
3 39 (19.02%) .NET
4 26 (12.68%) ASP.NET
5 25 (12.20%) JSON
6 22 (10.73%) HTML
7 21 (10.24%) Middleware
8 18 (8.78%) WCF
8 18 (8.78%) CSS
8 18 (8.78%) SOAP
9 15 (7.32%) HTML5
9 15 (7.32%) jQuery
10 13 (6.34%) Oracle Fusion
11 11 (5.37%) CSS3
12 10 (4.88%) WinForms
12 10 (4.88%) .NET Framework
12 10 (4.88%) RESTful
13 9 (4.39%) Ajax
13 9 (4.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (4.39%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.29%) Replication
2 15 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.83%) PKI
4 12 (5.85%) Clustering
4 12 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.39%) GIS
6 6 (2.93%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.44%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.46%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.46%) iPhone
8 3 (1.46%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.46%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.98%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.98%) User Experience
9 2 (0.98%) PDA
10 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.49%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 61 (29.76%) Linux
2 52 (25.37%) UNIX
3 17 (8.29%) Windows XP
4 14 (6.83%) Windows 7
5 12 (5.85%) Windows 8
6 11 (5.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.93%) Android
9 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (12.68%) MVC
3 23 (11.22%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (10.24%) CRM
5 16 (7.80%) ERP
5 16 (7.80%) DevOps
6 15 (7.32%) MVVM
7 13 (6.34%) Load Balancing
7 13 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (5.85%) Waterfall
9 11 (5.37%) Release Management
9 11 (5.37%) OO
9 11 (5.37%) ITIL
9 11 (5.37%) TDD
10 10 (4.88%) Workflow
10 10 (4.88%) Data Modelling
11 9 (4.39%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (4.39%) OOP
11 9 (4.39%) Web Design
12 8 (3.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 62 (30.24%) SQL
2 41 (20.00%) C#
3 40 (19.51%) Shell Script
4 27 (13.17%) PowerShell
5 19 (9.27%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.34%) PHP
6 13 (6.34%) Java
7 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.39%) X++
8 9 (4.39%) VB.NET
8 9 (4.39%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.41%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.95%) Perl
10 4 (1.95%) Ruby
11 3 (1.46%) XAML
12 2 (0.98%) C
13 1 (0.49%) C++
13 1 (0.49%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 31 (15.12%) Degree
2 25 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (7.80%) MCITP
4 10 (4.88%) CCSA
4 10 (4.88%) CCSE
5 9 (4.39%) MCSE
5 9 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (4.39%) CCNP
6 8 (3.90%) CCNA
7 4 (1.95%) Sun Certification
7 4 (1.95%) MCP
8 3 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.98%) MCSA
9 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.98%) MCTS
10 1 (0.49%) ISEB
10 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.98%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.49%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (33.66%) Active Directory
2 24 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.80%) Hyper-V
4 13 (6.34%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (6.34%) KVM
4 13 (6.34%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.46%) XenApp
6 2 (0.98%) Xen
7 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (10.24%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (10.24%) Puppet
2 2 (0.98%) SCCM
2 2 (0.98%) SCOM
2 2 (0.98%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.49%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 98 (47.80%) Microsoft
2 31 (15.12%) Oracle
3 30 (14.63%) VMware
4 19 (9.27%) CheckPoint
5 14 (6.83%) Citrix
5 14 (6.83%) Cisco
6 10 (4.88%) Sourcefire
7 9 (4.39%) Serena
8 7 (3.41%) F5
9 6 (2.93%) Blue Coat
9 6 (2.93%) Juniper
10 5 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.95%) Trend Micro
11 4 (1.95%) Crossbeam
12 3 (1.46%) Google
12 3 (1.46%) ForgeRock
12 3 (1.46%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.98%) New Relic
13 2 (0.98%) Percona
13 2 (0.98%) SolarWinds
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Suffolk
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
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