Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 18 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 38 54 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 11.34% 12.36% 16.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.78% 55.10% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 22 51 111
Ipswich median annual salary £25,000 £34,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.47% - -2.86%
10th Percentile £17,675 £24,000 £17,500
90th Percentile £63,375 £55,000 £65,000
Suffolk median annual salary £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -17.14% +7.69% -13.33%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 72 98 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 21.49% 22.43% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 50 84 224
Ipswich median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £24,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £72,500 £60,875
Suffolk median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ipswich.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Ipswich

Windows
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Ipswich.

Salary trend for Windows in Ipswich

Windows
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Ipswich over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Windows.

1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) Intel
3 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
3 11 (28.95%) Thin Client
3 11 (28.95%) Fat Client
4 8 (21.05%) Office 365
5 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
5 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
5 7 (18.42%) C#
6 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.16%) Android
7 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL
7 5 (13.16%) Linux
7 5 (13.16%) Cisco
7 5 (13.16%) DNS
7 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
7 5 (13.16%) DHCP
7 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
8 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (10.53%) DevOps
8 4 (10.53%) Windows 10
8 4 (10.53%) HTML
8 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
8 4 (10.53%) SQL
8 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Office 365
2 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) DHCP
1 5 (13.16%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.89%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) SAN
3 2 (5.26%) VLAN
3 2 (5.26%) VoIP
3 2 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) FTP
4 1 (2.63%) PBX
4 1 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (7.89%) Marketing
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) IT Support
2 12 (31.58%) IT Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) IT Support Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) Desktop Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) Desktop Support
3 11 (28.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) Field Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) Field Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Developer
5 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) IT Technician
7 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) JSON
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Fat Client
1 11 (28.95%) Thin Client
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
1 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
2 5 (13.16%) Android
2 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Windows 10
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.53%) DevOps
4 3 (7.89%) Code Coverage
4 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.89%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (7.89%) Marketing Strategy
4 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (7.89%) Mobile Development
4 3 (7.89%) MVVM
4 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.89%) Prototyping
4 3 (7.89%) SDLC
4 3 (7.89%) Service Design
4 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.26%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) C#
2 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.89%) XAML
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) VBScript
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) AWS Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) MCSE
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.63%) CCENT
2 1 (2.63%) CCNA
2 1 (2.63%) CCNP
2 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) QA
3 1 (2.63%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) Docker
4 1 (2.63%) KVM
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) Intel
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) HP
4 3 (7.89%) Xamarin
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) NetApp