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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 109 95 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.83% 17.43% 14.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.55% 70.37% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 99 88 98
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,150 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
159 135 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.68% 24.77% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 143 128 118
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £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 30 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 30 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 0 53 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Bury St Edmunds +19 21 £42,500 +49.12% 2
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 30 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 70 (34.15%) Active Directory
3 68 (33.17%) SQL Server
4 64 (31.22%) SQL
5 60 (29.27%) Linux
6 57 (27.80%) MS Excel
7 52 (25.37%) Web Services
7 52 (25.37%) TCP/IP
8 51 (24.88%) UNIX
9 50 (24.39%) Firewall
10 43 (20.98%) SAN
11 42 (20.49%) SharePoint
12 41 (20.00%) XML
12 41 (20.00%) C#
12 41 (20.00%) DNS
13 39 (19.02%) VPN
14 38 (18.54%) Shell Script
14 38 (18.54%) .NET
15 34 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (16.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 32 (15.61%) Degree
17 31 (15.12%) Oracle
18 30 (14.63%) IIS
18 30 (14.63%) VMware
19 29 (14.15%) MS Exchange
20 27 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
20 27 (13.17%) JSON
20 27 (13.17%) PowerShell
20 27 (13.17%) Amazon AWS
21 26 (12.68%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 42 (20.49%) SharePoint
2 30 (14.63%) IIS
3 29 (14.15%) MS Exchange
4 15 (7.32%) Apache
5 13 (6.34%) WebLogic
6 12 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (4.39%) Oracle Application Server
7 9 (4.39%) Oracle 10gAS
8 8 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (2.93%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.95%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.46%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.49%) Lync
13 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.49%) SAS
13 1 (0.49%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 57 (27.80%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.80%) MS Office
3 5 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.95%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 19 (9.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.49%) Magento
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.17%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.41%) SaaS
4 2 (0.98%) IaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (25.37%) TCP/IP
2 50 (24.39%) Firewall
3 43 (20.98%) SAN
4 41 (20.00%) DNS
5 39 (19.02%) VPN
6 25 (12.20%) WAN
7 23 (11.22%) LAN
8 19 (9.27%) DHCP
9 18 (8.78%) SSL
10 14 (6.83%) Reverse Proxy
11 12 (5.85%) SSH
12 11 (5.37%) NAS
13 10 (4.88%) Network Security
13 10 (4.88%) Wireless
13 10 (4.88%) IPsec
14 9 (4.39%) Intranet
15 8 (3.90%) Kerberos
15 8 (3.90%) Wireshark
16 6 (2.93%) HTTP
17 4 (1.95%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (33.17%) SQL Server
2 34 (16.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (10.73%) Oracle Database 10g
3 22 (10.73%) Oracle Database
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%) DTS
8 9 (4.39%) OLAP
8 9 (4.39%) Oracle OLAP
9 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.95%) PerformancePoint
11 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.46%) MySQL
11 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.98%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.39%) MorphX
3 9 (4.39%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (4.39%) PVCS
3 9 (4.39%) Oracle Forms
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%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.98%) JUnit
7 2 (0.98%) NUnit
8 1 (0.49%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (9.27%) Finance
2 11 (5.37%) 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 43 (20.98%) Developer
2 31 (15.12%) Analyst
3 30 (14.63%) Administrator
4 21 (10.24%) Network Engineer
5 20 (9.76%) Architect
5 20 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 18 (8.78%) DBA
7 17 (8.29%) Support Analyst
8 15 (7.32%) .NET Developer
9 14 (6.83%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (6.34%) Oracle DBA
11 11 (5.37%) C# Developer
12 10 (4.88%) Service Analyst
12 10 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
12 10 (4.88%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
12 10 (4.88%) Security Engineer
13 9 (4.39%) Service Desk Analyst
13 9 (4.39%) Infrastructure Architect
14 8 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (25.37%) Web Services
2 41 (20.00%) XML
3 38 (18.54%) .NET
4 27 (13.17%) JSON
5 26 (12.68%) ASP.NET
6 23 (11.22%) HTML
7 22 (10.73%) Middleware
8 19 (9.27%) CSS
9 18 (8.78%) SOAP
9 18 (8.78%) WCF
10 15 (7.32%) jQuery
10 15 (7.32%) HTML5
11 13 (6.34%) Oracle Fusion
12 11 (5.37%) CSS3
13 10 (4.88%) .NET Framework
13 10 (4.88%) WinForms
14 9 (4.39%) Ajax
14 9 (4.39%) RESTful
14 9 (4.39%) Reactive Extensions
14 9 (4.39%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.29%) Replication
2 15 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.83%) PKI
4 13 (6.34%) Clustering
5 11 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.39%) GIS
7 6 (2.93%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.44%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.95%) iPhone
9 4 (1.95%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.46%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.98%) User Experience
11 2 (0.98%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.98%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.98%) PDA
12 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.49%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.49%) Open Source
12 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (29.27%) Linux
2 51 (24.88%) UNIX
3 19 (9.27%) Windows XP
4 15 (7.32%) Windows 7
5 12 (5.85%) Windows 8
6 10 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.41%) Android
9 5 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (12.68%) MVC
3 22 (10.73%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (10.24%) CRM
5 16 (7.80%) ERP
5 16 (7.80%) DevOps
6 15 (7.32%) MVVM
7 14 (6.83%) Load Balancing
8 13 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (5.85%) ITIL
9 12 (5.85%) Waterfall
10 11 (5.37%) OO
10 11 (5.37%) TDD
11 10 (4.88%) Workflow
11 10 (4.88%) Data Modelling
11 10 (4.88%) Release Management
12 9 (4.39%) Web Design
12 9 (4.39%) SIEM
12 9 (4.39%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (4.39%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 64 (31.22%) SQL
2 41 (20.00%) C#
3 38 (18.54%) Shell Script
4 27 (13.17%) PowerShell
5 20 (9.76%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.34%) PHP
6 13 (6.34%) Java
7 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.39%) VB.NET
8 9 (4.39%) X++
8 9 (4.39%) PL/SQL
9 8 (3.90%) 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 32 (15.61%) Degree
2 27 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (8.78%) MCITP
4 10 (4.88%) CCSA
4 10 (4.88%) CCSE
5 9 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (4.39%) MCSE
5 9 (4.39%) CCNP
6 8 (3.90%) CCNA
7 4 (1.95%) MCP
7 4 (1.95%) Sun Certification
8 3 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.98%) MCTS
9 2 (0.98%) MCSA
10 1 (0.49%) ISEB
10 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.98%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 70 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 25 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.34%) Hyper-V
3 13 (6.34%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (4.88%) KVM
5 2 (0.98%) Xen
5 2 (0.98%) XenApp
6 1 (0.49%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (10.24%) Puppet
1 21 (10.24%) Opscode Chef
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%) Crossbeam
11 4 (1.95%) Trend Micro
12 3 (1.46%) ForgeRock
12 3 (1.46%) Google
12 3 (1.46%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.98%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.98%) Percona
13 2 (0.98%) New Relic
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