The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 7 13
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 54 95 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 13.04% 16.90% 15.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.29% 69.34% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 43 92 97
Median salary £30,000 £34,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.66% +6.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 Suffolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 84 137 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 20.29% 24.38% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 73 132 127
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Windows
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Windows in Suffolk

Windows
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Suffolk over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Suffolk

Windows
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -6 27 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Newmarket -4 8 £29,000 -5.69% 1
Bury St Edmunds -8 6 £41,500 +18.57% 3
Stowmarket - 4 £23,500 - 1
Haverhill - 1 - -
Windows
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Windows.

1 40 (36.04%) SQL
1 40 (36.04%) Microsoft
2 34 (30.63%) Windows Server
3 27 (24.32%) Active Directory
4 24 (21.62%) SQL Server
4 24 (21.62%) Linux
5 22 (19.82%) DNS
6 21 (18.92%) Windows 7
7 20 (18.02%) Dynamics CRM
7 20 (18.02%) CRM
8 19 (17.12%) TCP/IP
8 19 (17.12%) .NET
9 18 (16.22%) VPN
10 17 (15.32%) CheckPoint
10 17 (15.32%) Office 365
11 16 (14.41%) F5
11 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (14.41%) Blue Coat
11 16 (14.41%) Juniper
11 16 (14.41%) Firewall
11 16 (14.41%) Microsoft Office
11 16 (14.41%) ITIL
12 15 (13.51%) Test Automation
13 14 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (12.61%) C#
14 13 (11.71%) Middleware
14 13 (11.71%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (11.71%) Driving Licence
15 12 (10.81%) Hyper-V
15 12 (10.81%) WCF

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.41%) IIS
3 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.50%) GlassFish
3 5 (4.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (4.50%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.60%) CMS
4 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.60%) Kentico
5 2 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.80%) Confluence
5 2 (1.80%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (14.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (18.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.32%) Office 365
2 13 (11.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.80%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.82%) DNS
2 19 (17.12%) TCP/IP
3 18 (16.22%) VPN
4 16 (14.41%) Firewall
5 12 (10.81%) DHCP
6 9 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (5.41%) HTTP
7 6 (5.41%) IMAP
7 6 (5.41%) Internet
7 6 (5.41%) SMTP
8 5 (4.50%) HTTPS
9 4 (3.60%) LAN
10 3 (2.70%) WAN
11 2 (1.80%) SAN
12 1 (0.90%) POP3
12 1 (0.90%) SSL
12 1 (0.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.80%) Biml
5 2 (1.80%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Ant
1 5 (4.50%) Gradle
1 5 (4.50%) Hudson
1 5 (4.50%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.50%) JUnit
1 5 (4.50%) Maven
2 4 (3.60%) gulp
2 4 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.80%) JIRA
4 2 (1.80%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.80%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (9.01%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.50%) Publishing
3 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.60%) Marketing
5 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.80%) Retail
6 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (22.52%) Developer
2 19 (17.12%) Analyst
2 19 (17.12%) Support Engineer
3 17 (15.32%) IT Support
4 15 (13.51%) NOC Engineer
5 12 (10.81%) Applications Specialist
5 12 (10.81%) Applications Support
5 12 (10.81%) Applications Support Specialist
5 12 (10.81%) Support Specialist
6 11 (9.91%) C# Developer
6 11 (9.91%) IT Engineer
7 10 (9.01%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (9.01%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Service Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) Test Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) QA Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) QA Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) QA Test Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) Support Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.12%) .NET
2 13 (11.71%) Middleware
3 12 (10.81%) WCF
4 10 (9.01%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.31%) Web Services
6 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (5.41%) CSS
6 6 (5.41%) HTML
6 6 (5.41%) SOAP
7 5 (4.50%) J2EE
8 4 (3.60%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (3.60%) jQuery
8 4 (3.60%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (3.60%) RESTful
8 4 (3.60%) Sass
8 4 (3.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (3.60%) WPF
8 4 (3.60%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Driving Licence
2 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.21%) Replication
4 7 (6.31%) Clustering
5 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.60%) iPhone
5 4 (3.60%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.80%) Life Science
7 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.63%) Windows Server
2 24 (21.62%) Linux
3 21 (18.92%) Windows 7
4 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (8.11%) Windows 8
7 7 (6.31%) Windows 10
7 7 (6.31%) Windows Phone
8 6 (5.41%) Android
9 5 (4.50%) Mac OS
9 5 (4.50%) Unix
10 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.80%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.90%) Debian
12 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.02%) CRM
2 16 (14.41%) ITIL
3 15 (13.51%) Test Automation
4 10 (9.01%) High Availability
4 10 (9.01%) Service Delivery
5 8 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.21%) MVVM
5 8 (7.21%) Pair Programming
5 8 (7.21%) TDD
6 7 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.41%) BDD
7 6 (5.41%) Load Balancing
7 6 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (5.41%) MVC
7 6 (5.41%) Presales
7 6 (5.41%) Workflow
8 5 (4.50%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (4.50%) Performance Optimisation
8 5 (4.50%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (36.04%) SQL
2 14 (12.61%) C#
3 11 (9.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.31%) Java
5 5 (4.50%) PHP
5 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.60%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.80%) XAML
8 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.90%) C++
8 1 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) Degree
2 9 (8.11%) ISEB
3 7 (6.31%) CCNA
3 7 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.50%) A+ Certification
4 5 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.50%) MCP
4 5 (4.50%) MCSA
4 5 (4.50%) MCSE
4 5 (4.50%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (3.60%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (0.90%) CCNP
6 1 (0.90%) CCSA
6 1 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.90%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.90%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.81%) HL7
2 11 (9.91%) QA
3 5 (4.50%) SLA
4 2 (1.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.90%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.90%) Postfix
4 1 (0.90%) qmail
4 1 (0.90%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) SCCM
2 2 (1.80%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.80%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 40 (36.04%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.32%) CheckPoint
3 16 (14.41%) Blue Coat
3 16 (14.41%) F5
3 16 (14.41%) Juniper
4 9 (8.11%) Oracle
5 8 (7.21%) VMware
6 7 (6.31%) Google
7 5 (4.50%) Riverbed
8 4 (3.60%) Citrix
8 4 (3.60%) Rackspace
8 4 (3.60%) Twitter
9 3 (2.70%) Apple
9 3 (2.70%) Cisco
10 1 (0.90%) Intel
10 1 (0.90%) Palo Alto
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