The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 13 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 230 248 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.97% 17.09% 15.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.25% 58.49% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 195 192 205
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,880 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
424 424 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.81% 29.22% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 356 323 418
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,980 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Windows
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Salary Trend in Cambridge

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Windows.

1 229 (52.76%) Linux
2 155 (35.71%) Degree
3 133 (30.65%) Windows Server
4 128 (29.49%) Microsoft
5 124 (28.57%) Python
6 114 (26.27%) C#
7 108 (24.88%) C++
8 95 (21.89%) Java
9 92 (21.20%) Software Engineering
10 91 (20.97%) .NET
11 83 (19.12%) Firewall
12 82 (18.89%) Computer Science
13 77 (17.74%) SQL Server
14 72 (16.59%) MS Excel
15 69 (15.90%) Unix
16 68 (15.67%) Active Directory
17 67 (15.44%) VMware
18 61 (14.06%) SQL
19 57 (13.13%) C
20 55 (12.67%) Finance
21 52 (11.98%) Mathematics
22 50 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
22 50 (11.52%) Perl
23 48 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
24 47 (10.83%) Microsoft Azure
25 46 (10.60%) JavaScript
26 45 (10.37%) Windows Server 2012
27 44 (10.14%) ITIL
28 42 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
29 41 (9.45%) PowerShell

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 41 (9.45%) MS Exchange
2 18 (4.15%) Apache
2 18 (4.15%) IIS
3 16 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (3.46%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (2.07%) nginx
7 7 (1.61%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.38%) Confluence
8 6 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.38%) Moodle
9 5 (1.15%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.92%) Drupal
10 4 (0.92%) WordPress
11 2 (0.46%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.46%) JBoss
11 2 (0.46%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.46%) WildFly
12 1 (0.23%) Site Server
Applications
1 72 (16.59%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.76%) MS Office
3 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.23%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.23%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (10.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (6.68%) Office 365
4 11 (2.53%) SaaS
5 7 (1.61%) PaaS
6 5 (1.15%) GitHub
7 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (19.12%) Firewall
2 39 (8.99%) TCP/IP
3 38 (8.76%) Wireless
4 36 (8.29%) DNS
5 27 (6.22%) Wi-Fi
6 25 (5.76%) SAN
7 24 (5.53%) DHCP
8 20 (4.61%) Bluetooth
9 18 (4.15%) VPN
10 16 (3.69%) Internet
10 16 (3.69%) Network Security
11 15 (3.46%) LAN
12 14 (3.23%) WAN
13 12 (2.76%) HTTP
14 11 (2.53%) 802.11
14 11 (2.53%) LDAP
15 10 (2.30%) Ethernet
15 10 (2.30%) VLAN
16 6 (1.38%) SSL
16 6 (1.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.46%) MySQL
3 14 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (2.30%) Big Data
4 10 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.38%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.92%) MS Access
7 4 (0.92%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.69%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (0.69%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.69%) SQLite
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.46%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (5.30%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.61%) JIRA
3 18 (4.15%) Selenium
4 14 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 13 (3.00%) NUnit
5 13 (3.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (2.76%) Subversion
7 10 (2.30%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.84%) CppUnit
9 7 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.38%) Moq
10 6 (1.38%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.15%) AppVeyor
11 5 (1.15%) Buildbot
12 4 (0.92%) HP UFT
12 4 (0.92%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.69%) JMeter
13 3 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
14 2 (0.46%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.46%) MSBuild
General
1 55 (12.67%) Finance
2 18 (4.15%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.46%) Automotive
3 15 (3.46%) Banking
4 12 (2.76%) Electronics
5 7 (1.61%) French Language
6 6 (1.38%) Games
6 6 (1.38%) German Language
6 6 (1.38%) Legal
7 4 (0.92%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.92%) Italian Language
7 4 (0.92%) Japanese Language
7 4 (0.92%) Marketing
8 3 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.69%) Publishing
9 2 (0.46%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.23%) Advertising
10 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 113 (26.04%) Developer
2 63 (14.52%) Software Engineer
3 50 (11.52%) Graduate
4 41 (9.45%) Support Engineer
5 39 (8.99%) Software Developer
6 37 (8.53%) Windows Engineer
7 34 (7.83%) C++ Developer
7 34 (7.83%) Embedded Engineer
8 33 (7.60%) IT Support
9 32 (7.37%) C# Developer
10 29 (6.68%) C++ Software Engineer
11 26 (5.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 26 (5.99%) IT Engineer
12 25 (5.76%) Administrator
12 25 (5.76%) Graduate Developer
12 25 (5.76%) Graduate Software Developer
13 24 (5.53%) Analyst
13 24 (5.53%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (5.30%) C++ Software Developer
15 22 (5.07%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (20.97%) .NET
2 41 (9.45%) HTML
3 37 (8.53%) XML
4 36 (8.29%) Web Services
5 34 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 31 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 28 (6.45%) WCF
8 24 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (4.61%) AngularJS
9 20 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 20 (4.61%) CSS
10 19 (4.38%) WPF
11 18 (4.15%) HTML5
12 16 (3.69%) Razor View Engine
12 16 (3.69%) RESTful
13 15 (3.46%) .NET Framework
14 14 (3.23%) SignalR
14 14 (3.23%) WF
15 12 (2.76%) Natural Language Processing
16 11 (2.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 82 (18.89%) Computer Science
2 52 (11.98%) Mathematics
3 33 (7.60%) Physics
4 30 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (6.45%) Algorithms
6 19 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (3.92%) NHS
8 16 (3.69%) Embedded Systems
9 15 (3.46%) Data Centre
9 15 (3.46%) Driving Licence
10 14 (3.23%) Visualisation
11 13 (3.00%) User Experience
12 11 (2.53%) Mobile App
13 10 (2.30%) Fintech
13 10 (2.30%) Inversion of Control
14 7 (1.61%) Device Driver
14 7 (1.61%) Life Science
15 6 (1.38%) iPhone
15 6 (1.38%) Learning Management System
15 6 (1.38%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 229 (52.76%) Linux
2 133 (30.65%) Windows Server
3 69 (15.90%) Unix
4 45 (10.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (8.76%) Android
6 34 (7.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (3.69%) Mac OS X
7 16 (3.69%) Windows CE
8 15 (3.46%) Windows 7
9 13 (3.00%) Apple iOS
9 13 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (2.76%) CentOS
11 11 (2.53%) Ubuntu
11 11 (2.53%) Windows 10
12 7 (1.61%) Windows 8
13 6 (1.38%) Debian
14 4 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (0.92%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.69%) Fedora
15 3 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (21.20%) Software Engineering
2 48 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (10.14%) ITIL
4 30 (6.91%) MVC
4 30 (6.91%) SDLC
5 27 (6.22%) Scrum
5 27 (6.22%) Workflow
6 24 (5.53%) Cross-Platform Development
6 24 (5.53%) Test Automation
7 22 (5.07%) Multithreading
8 21 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (4.61%) Open Source
10 19 (4.38%) DevOps
10 19 (4.38%) Mentoring
11 18 (4.15%) Migration
12 16 (3.69%) Data Protection
13 15 (3.46%) Automated Testing
13 15 (3.46%) Configuration Management
13 15 (3.46%) Kanban
13 15 (3.46%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 124 (28.57%) Python
2 114 (26.27%) C#
3 108 (24.88%) C++
4 95 (21.89%) Java
5 61 (14.06%) SQL
6 57 (13.13%) C
7 50 (11.52%) Perl
8 46 (10.60%) JavaScript
9 41 (9.45%) PowerShell
10 21 (4.84%) Bash Shell
11 17 (3.92%) Ruby
12 14 (3.23%) PHP
13 10 (2.30%) Lua
14 7 (1.61%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.15%) VBScript
16 4 (0.92%) VB
16 4 (0.92%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.69%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.69%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 155 (35.71%) Degree
2 40 (9.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (7.14%) PhD
4 17 (3.92%) MCSE
5 15 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (3.46%) MCITP
6 10 (2.30%) CCNP
7 8 (1.84%) MCSA
8 7 (1.61%) CCNA
8 7 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.15%) Postgraduate
9 5 (1.15%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.92%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.69%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.69%) ISEB
11 3 (0.69%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.69%) MCP
12 2 (0.46%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.00%) QA
2 11 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.38%) HIPAA
3 6 (1.38%) SLA
4 3 (0.69%) ISO13485
5 2 (0.46%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (15.67%) Active Directory
2 50 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (8.06%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.69%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (2.30%) vSphere
6 9 (2.07%) XenApp
7 7 (1.61%) Docker
7 7 (1.61%) NFS
7 7 (1.61%) Samba
8 6 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.38%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.92%) iptables
10 4 (0.92%) pfSense
11 3 (0.69%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.46%) KVM
12 2 (0.46%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (6.22%) SCCM
2 11 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.53%) Puppet
3 9 (2.07%) Ansible
4 6 (1.38%) SCOM
4 6 (1.38%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (1.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (0.92%) Kibana
6 4 (0.92%) logstash
6 4 (0.92%) Salt
7 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.46%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.46%) Packer
8 2 (0.46%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 128 (29.49%) Microsoft
2 67 (15.44%) VMware
3 39 (8.99%) Cisco
4 19 (4.38%) Oracle
5 15 (3.46%) HP
5 15 (3.46%) IBM
6 11 (2.53%) QNX
7 10 (2.30%) CheckPoint
7 10 (2.30%) Citrix
7 10 (2.30%) EMC
8 8 (1.84%) Intel
9 7 (1.61%) Veeam
10 6 (1.38%) Blackboard
10 6 (1.38%) SAP
10 6 (1.38%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.38%) SolarWinds
11 4 (0.92%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.92%) Dell
11 4 (0.92%) NetApp
11 4 (0.92%) Sun
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