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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 17 26
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 46 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 16.86% 12.11% 11.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.36% 42.99% 72.60%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 45
Median salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.36% +1.38%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 39 107 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 22.67% 28.16% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 32 103 65
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Windows.

1 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
2 26 (47.27%) SQL Server
3 24 (43.64%) Windows Server
4 18 (32.73%) .NET
5 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
6 15 (27.27%) SQL
6 15 (27.27%) Office 365
7 13 (23.64%) ITIL
7 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (20.00%) C#
8 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (20.00%) Finance
8 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (18.18%) High Availability
10 9 (16.36%) Windows 8
10 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (16.36%) QA
10 9 (16.36%) Linux
11 8 (14.55%) Middleware
11 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (14.55%) IIS
11 8 (14.55%) Oracle
11 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (14.55%) Windows 7
11 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (12.73%) 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 8 (14.55%) IIS
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.45%) GlassFish
3 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) Office 365
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) VPN
2 5 (9.09%) DNS
2 5 (9.09%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) HTTP
2 5 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 5 (9.09%) IMAP
2 5 (9.09%) Internet
2 5 (9.09%) SMTP
3 2 (3.64%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (3.64%) SAN
4 1 (1.82%) LAN
4 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (47.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (12.73%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.64%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (3.64%) OLTP
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.82%) Biml
8 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Moq
1 5 (9.09%) MSTest
1 5 (9.09%) NUnit
1 5 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (5.45%) Ant
2 3 (5.45%) Gradle
2 3 (5.45%) Hudson
2 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.45%) JUnit
2 3 (5.45%) Maven
3 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Publishing
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Games
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 10 (18.18%) IT Support
4 9 (16.36%) Applications Support
4 9 (16.36%) Support Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Service Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Applications Specialist
6 7 (12.73%) Applications Support Specialist
6 7 (12.73%) Support Specialist
7 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) C# WPF Developer
7 5 (9.09%) IT Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) SharePoint Specialist
7 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) .NET
2 8 (14.55%) Middleware
3 6 (10.91%) CSS
3 6 (10.91%) HTML
3 6 (10.91%) XML
4 5 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (9.09%) Ninject
4 5 (9.09%) Spring.NET
4 5 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (9.09%) WinForms
4 5 (9.09%) WPF
5 3 (5.45%) J2EE
5 3 (5.45%) jQuery
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (10.91%) Clustering
3 6 (10.91%) Replication
4 5 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 5 (9.09%) Social Network
5 4 (7.27%) Driving Licence
5 4 (7.27%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.82%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Windows Server
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (16.36%) Linux
3 9 (16.36%) Windows 8
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (14.55%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.09%) Mac OS
5 5 (9.09%) Unix
6 2 (3.64%) Android
6 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.82%) CentOS
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) ITIL
2 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.18%) High Availability
4 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (12.73%) CRM
5 7 (12.73%) TDD
6 6 (10.91%) Web Development
7 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (9.09%) Kanban
7 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 5 (9.09%) MVVM
7 5 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (9.09%) Presales
7 5 (9.09%) Scrum
7 5 (9.09%) Ticket Management
8 4 (7.27%) ITIL V3
8 4 (7.27%) Line Management
8 4 (7.27%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) SQL
2 11 (20.00%) C#
3 6 (10.91%) Java
3 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.64%) VB
6 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.09%) A+ Certification
2 5 (9.09%) CCNA
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (9.09%) MCP
2 5 (9.09%) MCSA
2 5 (9.09%) MCSE
2 5 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (7.27%) ISEB
3 4 (7.27%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) QA
2 7 (12.73%) HL7
3 6 (10.91%) SLA
4 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.82%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle
3 5 (9.09%) Facebook
3 5 (9.09%) Google
3 5 (9.09%) Riverbed
3 5 (9.09%) Twitter
4 4 (7.27%) Citrix
5 3 (5.45%) VMware
6 2 (3.64%) Apple
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago