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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 6 10 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 57 102 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 19.72% 17.23% 16.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.43% 51.78% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 52 100 78
Median salary £30,000 £28,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -13.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £19,000 £22,016
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

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 70 197 117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 24.22% 33.28% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 62 185 102
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £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 March 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 March 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 +5 21 £30,000 -11.11% 5
Bury St Edmunds 0 15 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Newmarket -3 8 £29,000 +3.57% 1
Stowmarket - 1 £25,000 -
Woodbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 63 (40.91%) SQL
2 50 (32.47%) Microsoft
3 47 (30.52%) Windows Server
4 41 (26.62%) .NET
5 39 (25.32%) Linux
6 38 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (23.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (22.73%) Active Directory
9 34 (22.08%) Windows 7
10 32 (20.78%) SQL Server
11 31 (20.13%) C#
12 28 (18.18%) CRM
13 27 (17.53%) VPN
13 27 (17.53%) TDD
13 27 (17.53%) Dynamics CRM
14 25 (16.23%) TCP/IP
15 23 (14.94%) DNS
15 23 (14.94%) CheckPoint
15 23 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (14.29%) MVVM
17 21 (13.64%) Firewall
17 21 (13.64%) Finance
17 21 (13.64%) Java
18 20 (12.99%) Juniper
18 20 (12.99%) Blue Coat
18 20 (12.99%) Hudson
18 20 (12.99%) F5
18 20 (12.99%) SDLC
19 18 (11.69%) WCF

Windows
Top Related 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 18 (11.69%) Tomcat
2 17 (11.04%) MS Exchange
3 16 (10.39%) GlassFish
4 13 (8.44%) Confluence
5 12 (7.79%) SharePoint
6 10 (6.49%) IIS
7 7 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (3.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.60%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.30%) Apache
10 2 (1.30%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.65%) CMS
11 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.65%) JBoss
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (8.44%) MS Office
2 6 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (17.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.79%) Office 365
2 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.95%) G Suite
6 2 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (17.53%) VPN
2 25 (16.23%) TCP/IP
3 23 (14.94%) DNS
4 21 (13.64%) Firewall
5 15 (9.74%) DHCP
5 15 (9.74%) Remote Desktop
6 11 (7.14%) LAN
6 11 (7.14%) WAN
7 7 (4.55%) HTTP
7 7 (4.55%) Internet
8 6 (3.90%) SMTP
9 5 (3.25%) HTTPS
9 5 (3.25%) IMAP
10 2 (1.30%) Network Security
10 2 (1.30%) VoIP
11 1 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.65%) DMVPN
11 1 (0.65%) GPRS
11 1 (0.65%) LDAP
11 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 14 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 14 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.95%) MySQL
7 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.30%) OLTP
9 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (12.99%) Hudson
2 16 (10.39%) Ant
2 16 (10.39%) Gradle
2 16 (10.39%) Jenkins
2 16 (10.39%) JUnit
2 16 (10.39%) Maven
3 13 (8.44%) JIRA
4 10 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.25%) Moq
5 5 (3.25%) MSTest
5 5 (3.25%) NUnit
5 5 (3.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (3.25%) Subversion
6 4 (2.60%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.60%) TortoiseSVN
7 2 (1.30%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.30%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.65%) Toad
General
1 21 (13.64%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) Publishing
3 6 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.60%) Retail
5 3 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 46 (29.87%) Developer
2 22 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 20 (12.99%) Support Engineer
4 16 (10.39%) .NET Developer
4 16 (10.39%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.74%) Analyst
5 15 (9.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (9.74%) NOC Engineer
6 14 (9.09%) IT Support
7 13 (8.44%) IT Engineer
7 13 (8.44%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.79%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (7.79%) Systems Developer
9 9 (5.84%) Administrator
9 9 (5.84%) Technical Engineer
9 9 (5.84%) Technical Support
10 8 (5.19%) Graduate
10 8 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (26.62%) .NET
2 18 (11.69%) WCF
3 16 (10.39%) J2EE
3 16 (10.39%) WPF
4 11 (7.14%) Silverlight
5 9 (5.84%) AngularJS
5 9 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (5.84%) HTML
5 9 (5.84%) LINQ
6 8 (5.19%) CSS
6 8 (5.19%) XML
7 6 (3.90%) .NET Framework
7 6 (3.90%) jQuery
7 6 (3.90%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 6 (3.90%) Reactive Extensions
8 5 (3.25%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (3.25%) Ninject
8 5 (3.25%) Spring.NET
8 5 (3.25%) Unity DI Container
8 5 (3.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 9 (5.84%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.90%) Clustering
5 6 (3.90%) Replication
6 5 (3.25%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.25%) Social Network
7 3 (1.95%) Cybercrime
7 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.30%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.30%) Life Science
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.52%) Windows Server
2 39 (25.32%) Linux
3 36 (23.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (22.08%) Windows 7
5 23 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.84%) Windows 10
7 8 (5.19%) Unix
8 6 (3.90%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.25%) Mac OS
9 5 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.25%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.60%) CentOS
10 4 (2.60%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.95%) Android
11 3 (1.95%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.30%) Solaris
12 2 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.65%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.65%) Debian
13 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.18%) CRM
3 27 (17.53%) TDD
4 22 (14.29%) MVVM
5 20 (12.99%) SDLC
6 17 (11.04%) Data Analysis
6 17 (11.04%) Pair Programming
7 16 (10.39%) BDD
8 15 (9.74%) Workflow
9 12 (7.79%) MVC
9 12 (7.79%) Presales
10 10 (6.49%) High Availability
11 9 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (5.84%) Service Delivery
12 8 (5.19%) Automated Testing
12 8 (5.19%) Line Management
12 8 (5.19%) Web Development
13 7 (4.55%) Asset Management
13 7 (4.55%) ITIL
13 7 (4.55%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 63 (40.91%) SQL
2 31 (20.13%) C#
3 21 (13.64%) Java
4 13 (8.44%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.84%) XAML
6 7 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.25%) PHP
8 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.95%) Perl
8 3 (1.95%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.95%) VB
9 2 (1.30%) C++
9 2 (1.30%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) Jython
10 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 12 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.19%) CCNA
2 8 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.90%) Degree
3 6 (3.90%) ISEB
3 6 (3.90%) MCSE
4 5 (3.25%) A+ Certification
4 5 (3.25%) MCP
4 5 (3.25%) MCSA
4 5 (3.25%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (1.95%) CCNP
5 3 (1.95%) CCSA
5 3 (1.95%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.95%) JNCIA
5 3 (1.95%) JNCIS
5 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.49%) QA
2 5 (3.25%) SLA
3 4 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.95%) HL7
System Software
1 35 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.25%) vSphere
5 4 (2.60%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.30%) NFS
6 2 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.65%) iptables
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.65%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.65%) Xen
7 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) SCCM
2 1 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.65%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (32.47%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.94%) CheckPoint
3 20 (12.99%) Blue Coat
3 20 (12.99%) F5
3 20 (12.99%) Juniper
4 15 (9.74%) VMware
5 13 (8.44%) Oracle
6 8 (5.19%) Google
7 6 (3.90%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.25%) Facebook
8 5 (3.25%) Riverbed
8 5 (3.25%) Twitter
9 4 (2.60%) Atlassian
9 4 (2.60%) Cisco
10 3 (1.95%) Apple
11 2 (1.30%) Citrix
11 2 (1.30%) Dell
11 2 (1.30%) EMC
11 2 (1.30%) HP
11 2 (1.30%) IBM
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