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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 85 127 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.68% 27.02% 20.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.56% 77.44% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 75 103 93
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +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
114 164 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.03% 34.89% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 101 130 128
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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 -20 40 £27,250 -31.87% 10
Newmarket - 10 £38,500 -
Bury St Edmunds 0 9 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Haverhill - 2 £25,500 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 99 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 70 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 61 (33.89%) SQL
4 44 (24.44%) SQL Server
4 44 (24.44%) VMware
5 41 (22.78%) Linux
6 39 (21.67%) DNS
6 39 (21.67%) MS Excel
7 36 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 36 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 35 (19.44%) SAN
9 33 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (16.67%) VPN
11 29 (16.11%) Windows XP
11 29 (16.11%) UNIX
11 29 (16.11%) Firewall
12 27 (15.00%) C#
12 27 (15.00%) Windows 7
13 26 (14.44%) MS Office
13 26 (14.44%) HP
14 25 (13.89%) DHCP
14 25 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (12.78%) PowerShell
15 23 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2010
15 23 (12.78%) LAN
15 23 (12.78%) ITIL
16 22 (12.22%) MCP
16 22 (12.22%) TCP/IP
17 21 (11.67%) Java
17 21 (11.67%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 36 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.89%) IIS
4 13 (7.22%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.44%) Lync
6 6 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.22%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.67%) Node.js
8 3 (1.67%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.11%) Drupal
9 2 (1.11%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.11%) Apache
9 2 (1.11%) CMS
10 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.56%) JBoss
10 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.56%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 39 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 26 (14.44%) MS Office
3 6 (3.33%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) MS Project
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.22%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.78%) Office 365
5 4 (2.22%) SaaS
6 3 (1.67%) PaaS
6 3 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (21.67%) DNS
2 35 (19.44%) SAN
3 30 (16.67%) VPN
4 29 (16.11%) Firewall
5 25 (13.89%) DHCP
6 23 (12.78%) LAN
7 22 (12.22%) TCP/IP
8 19 (10.56%) WAN
9 12 (6.67%) NAS
10 7 (3.89%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (1.67%) LDAP
11 3 (1.67%) HTTP
12 2 (1.11%) VoIP
12 2 (1.11%) WLAN
12 2 (1.11%) SMTP
12 2 (1.11%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.11%) Wireless
12 2 (1.11%) VLAN
12 2 (1.11%) Internet
12 2 (1.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.11%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.56%) MySQL
5 1 (0.56%) MS Access
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (10.56%) NUnit
2 11 (6.11%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (6.11%) Moq
3 8 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (1.11%) Subversion
5 2 (1.11%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.56%) JIRA
6 1 (0.56%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.56%) YouTrack
General
1 17 (9.44%) Finance
2 7 (3.89%) Law
3 5 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (21.67%) Analyst
2 31 (17.22%) Developer
3 23 (12.78%) Support Engineer
4 18 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 16 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (8.89%) Architect
5 16 (8.89%) IT Support
6 13 (7.22%) Service Analyst
6 13 (7.22%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 11 (6.11%) Software Developer
8 11 (6.11%) .NET Developer
8 11 (6.11%) Senior Software Developer
9 10 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (5.56%) Security Architect
10 9 (5.00%) IT Support Assistant
10 9 (5.00%) IT Assistant
10 9 (5.00%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.67%) .NET
2 19 (10.56%) XML
3 18 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (8.33%) HTML
4 15 (8.33%) Web Services
4 15 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (7.78%) CSS
5 14 (7.78%) JSON
6 12 (6.67%) WCF
7 11 (6.11%) WPF
7 11 (6.11%) Middleware
7 11 (6.11%) WinForms
7 11 (6.11%) NHibernate
8 5 (2.78%) J2EE
8 5 (2.78%) jQuery
9 3 (1.67%) REST
9 3 (1.67%) CSS3
9 3 (1.67%) PhoneGap
9 3 (1.67%) HTML5
9 3 (1.67%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.33%) Replication
2 11 (6.11%) Streaming Music
2 11 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.56%) Clustering
4 9 (5.00%) iPad
5 7 (3.89%) Open Source
6 6 (3.33%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.22%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.67%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.67%) iPhone
9 2 (1.11%) User Experience
9 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.56%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.56%) PKI
10 1 (0.56%) PDA
10 1 (0.56%) Statistics
10 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.56%) NHS
10 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 41 (22.78%) Linux
2 29 (16.11%) UNIX
2 29 (16.11%) Windows XP
3 27 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 25 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (5.00%) Android
7 9 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.33%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.78%) Windows Phone
10 3 (1.67%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (1.11%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.11%) Solaris
11 2 (1.11%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (12.78%) ITIL
2 21 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.00%) MVC
4 16 (8.89%) Configuration Management
5 15 (8.33%) TDD
5 15 (8.33%) MVVM
6 13 (7.22%) Information Security
7 11 (6.11%) Scrum
7 11 (6.11%) BDD
7 11 (6.11%) Kanban
7 11 (6.11%) Web Application Development
8 10 (5.56%) SIEM
8 10 (5.56%) Benchmarking
8 10 (5.56%) Load Balancing
8 10 (5.56%) Identity Management
9 9 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 9 (5.00%) DevOps
10 8 (4.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (33.89%) SQL
2 27 (15.00%) C#
3 23 (12.78%) PowerShell
4 21 (11.67%) Java
5 17 (9.44%) JavaScript
6 11 (6.11%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.44%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.22%) Ruby
9 3 (1.67%) PHP
10 1 (0.56%) Progress 4GL
10 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (12.22%) MCP
2 17 (9.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.11%) MCITP
4 9 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (5.00%) Degree
4 9 (5.00%) MCSE
5 6 (3.33%) Sun Certification
6 5 (2.78%) HP ASE
7 4 (2.22%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.11%) ISEB
9 2 (1.11%) MCSA
9 2 (1.11%) VCP4
10 1 (0.56%) VCP5
10 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.56%) CCNA
10 1 (0.56%) HND
10 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) SLA
2 5 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 36 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 33 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.33%) vSphere
5 3 (1.67%) vCloud
6 1 (0.56%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.56%) Firmware
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (8.33%) Puppet
1 15 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.44%) WSUS
3 4 (2.22%) SCCM
3 4 (2.22%) SCOM
3 4 (2.22%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 99 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 44 (24.44%) VMware
3 26 (14.44%) HP
4 17 (9.44%) Citrix
5 16 (8.89%) Apple
6 13 (7.22%) Sophos
6 13 (7.22%) SonicWALL
7 12 (6.67%) Brocade
8 9 (5.00%) Symantec
8 9 (5.00%) Cisco
9 8 (4.44%) NetApp
10 7 (3.89%) Veeam
10 7 (3.89%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.22%) Lotus
11 4 (2.22%) EMC
12 3 (1.67%) Oracle
12 3 (1.67%) Appcelerator
13 2 (1.11%) Juniper
14 1 (0.56%) Siemens
14 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
Suffolk
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 10 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Suffolk
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Ipswich
Blue Town Online
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago