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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 141 212 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.05% 15.14% 15.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.43% 51.83% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 129 179 226
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £24,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Windows
Cambridgeshire

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
398 409 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.02% 29.21% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 328 337 483
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 26 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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.

1 155 (44.54%) Linux
2 144 (41.38%) Degree
3 129 (37.07%) Windows Server
4 91 (26.15%) C++
5 85 (24.43%) Active Directory
6 80 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (22.70%) Microsoft
8 77 (22.13%) Computer Science
9 67 (19.25%) VMware
10 66 (18.97%) Firewall
10 66 (18.97%) Java
11 64 (18.39%) JavaScript
12 61 (17.53%) HTML
12 61 (17.53%) DNS
13 56 (16.09%) Software Engineering
14 52 (14.94%) CSS
15 51 (14.66%) SQL
16 48 (13.79%) TCP/IP
17 47 (13.51%) C#
17 47 (13.51%) IIS
18 46 (13.22%) Python
19 44 (12.64%) SQL Server
20 43 (12.36%) .NET
21 42 (12.07%) PowerShell
22 41 (11.78%) VMware Infrastructure
23 39 (11.21%) Unix
24 36 (10.34%) ITIL
25 35 (10.06%) Finance
25 35 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
25 35 (10.06%) Mathematics

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 47 (13.51%) IIS
2 25 (7.18%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.87%) Smallworld
4 9 (2.59%) Confluence
5 8 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.44%) GroupWise
8 4 (1.15%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.15%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.86%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.57%) Apache
10 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.29%) JBoss
11 1 (0.29%) nginx
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (4.02%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.74%) MS Office
3 3 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.86%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.17%) Office 365
2 14 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.87%) SaaS
4 7 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.44%) GitHub
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (18.97%) Firewall
2 61 (17.53%) DNS
3 48 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 30 (8.62%) HTTP
5 24 (6.90%) VPN
6 20 (5.75%) WAN
7 17 (4.89%) DHCP
7 17 (4.89%) SAN
8 16 (4.60%) LAN
9 13 (3.74%) Internet
10 12 (3.45%) Network Security
11 11 (3.16%) Wireless
12 9 (2.59%) Intranet
13 8 (2.30%) Ethernet
13 8 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (1.44%) BGP
14 5 (1.44%) SSL
15 4 (1.15%) HTTPS
15 4 (1.15%) LDAP
15 4 (1.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.45%) MySQL
3 10 (2.87%) GIS
4 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.15%) Big Data
6 4 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.86%) DB2
7 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.29%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.29%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (5.75%) Selenium
2 15 (4.31%) Gradle
3 14 (4.02%) Visual Studio
4 13 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (3.45%) Grunt
5 12 (3.45%) gulp
5 12 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.45%) JIRA
6 11 (3.16%) Subversion
7 9 (2.59%) Git (software)
8 6 (1.72%) Maven
9 4 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.15%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.86%) CMake
10 3 (0.86%) Moq
10 3 (0.86%) NUnit
10 3 (0.86%) QUnit
10 3 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (0.86%) SonarQube
General
1 35 (10.06%) Finance
2 17 (4.89%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.74%) Automotive
4 9 (2.59%) Billing
5 6 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.44%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.44%) Front Office
6 5 (1.44%) Games
6 5 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.15%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.15%) Legal
8 2 (0.57%) Back Office
8 2 (0.57%) Electronics
8 2 (0.57%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 104 (29.89%) Developer
2 32 (9.20%) Software Developer
3 31 (8.91%) Graduate
3 31 (8.91%) Software Engineer
4 30 (8.62%) Analyst
5 26 (7.47%) C++ Developer
5 26 (7.47%) Systems Engineer
6 25 (7.18%) Administrator
7 23 (6.61%) Windows Engineer
8 21 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (6.03%) Support Engineer
8 21 (6.03%) Systems Administrator
9 20 (5.75%) IT Engineer
10 18 (5.17%) C++ Software Engineer
11 17 (4.89%) C# Developer
11 17 (4.89%) IT Support
12 16 (4.60%) Operations Analyst
12 16 (4.60%) Web Analyst
12 16 (4.60%) WebOps Analyst
13 15 (4.31%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (17.53%) HTML
2 52 (14.94%) CSS
3 43 (12.36%) .NET
4 34 (9.77%) jQuery
5 30 (8.62%) HTML5
6 29 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 27 (7.76%) Web Services
8 18 (5.17%) XML
9 15 (4.31%) ASP.NET
9 15 (4.31%) LESS
10 13 (3.74%) REST
11 12 (3.45%) Sass
12 11 (3.16%) WCF
13 10 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (2.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 10 (2.87%) CSS3
14 9 (2.59%) J2EE
14 9 (2.59%) Spring
15 8 (2.30%) SOAP
16 7 (2.01%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 77 (22.13%) Computer Science
2 35 (10.06%) Mathematics
3 23 (6.61%) Driving Licence
4 16 (4.60%) User Experience
5 12 (3.45%) Algorithms
5 12 (3.45%) Physics
6 11 (3.16%) PKI
7 9 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.30%) CAN bus
8 8 (2.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (1.72%) HP Storage
10 5 (1.44%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.44%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.44%) Replication
11 4 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.15%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.86%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.86%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 155 (44.54%) Linux
2 129 (37.07%) Windows Server
3 39 (11.21%) Unix
4 35 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (6.03%) Windows 7
7 17 (4.89%) Android
7 17 (4.89%) Mac OS X
8 11 (3.16%) Windows 8
8 11 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.01%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.44%) Solaris
11 4 (1.15%) AIX
11 4 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.15%) CentOS
11 4 (1.15%) HPUX
12 3 (0.86%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.86%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.86%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (16.09%) Software Engineering
3 36 (10.34%) ITIL
4 34 (9.77%) OO
5 26 (7.47%) Web Development
6 25 (7.18%) SDLC
7 24 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (6.90%) MVC
7 24 (6.90%) Scrum
8 22 (6.32%) DevOps
9 20 (5.75%) Web Operations
10 17 (4.89%) Automated Testing
10 17 (4.89%) Migration
11 16 (4.60%) CRM
11 16 (4.60%) Software Testing
11 16 (4.60%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 14 (4.02%) Mentoring
12 14 (4.02%) Product Management
13 13 (3.74%) Service Delivery
14 12 (3.45%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 91 (26.15%) C++
2 66 (18.97%) Java
3 64 (18.39%) JavaScript
4 51 (14.66%) SQL
5 47 (13.51%) C#
6 46 (13.22%) Python
7 42 (12.07%) PowerShell
8 31 (8.91%) C
9 13 (3.74%) Objective-C
10 12 (3.45%) TypeScript
10 12 (3.45%) XAML
11 11 (3.16%) Bash Shell
11 11 (3.16%) Perl
11 11 (3.16%) PHP
12 9 (2.59%) Magik
13 6 (1.72%) Groovy
14 5 (1.44%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.86%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.86%) Ruby
15 3 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 144 (41.38%) Degree
2 27 (7.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.02%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (3.45%) MCSE
5 9 (2.59%) PhD
5 9 (2.59%) Postgraduate
6 7 (2.01%) CCNA
6 7 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.72%) MCP
8 4 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.86%) JNCIA
9 3 (0.86%) MCITP
9 3 (0.86%) MCTS
10 2 (0.57%) CCENT
10 2 (0.57%) ISEB
10 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.29%) CCA
11 1 (0.29%) CCNP
11 1 (0.29%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.31%) SLA
2 8 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.30%) QA
3 2 (0.57%) HIPAA
3 2 (0.57%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 85 (24.43%) Active Directory
2 41 (11.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.89%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.87%) Docker
5 9 (2.59%) vSphere
6 6 (1.72%) Firmware
7 5 (1.44%) Xen
8 3 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.57%) XenApp
9 2 (0.57%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.29%) iptables
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.29%) Postfix
10 1 (0.29%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (4.89%) SCCM
2 11 (3.16%) Puppet
3 10 (2.87%) SCOM
4 7 (2.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (1.44%) Ansible
5 5 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.15%) SCOrch
6 4 (1.15%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.86%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.29%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.29%) Nagios
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 79 (22.70%) Microsoft
2 67 (19.25%) VMware
3 31 (8.91%) Cisco
4 18 (5.17%) HP
5 17 (4.89%) Citrix
6 16 (4.60%) EMC
7 13 (3.74%) Riverbed
8 10 (2.87%) Veeam
9 9 (2.59%) Oracle
10 6 (1.72%) Juniper
11 5 (1.44%) Dell
11 5 (1.44%) NetApp
11 5 (1.44%) Nortel
11 5 (1.44%) Novell
11 5 (1.44%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.15%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.15%) Apple
12 4 (1.15%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.15%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.86%) F5
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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