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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 164 230 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.85% 16.14% 14.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.77% 52.75% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 146 192 215
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
423 436 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.73% 30.60% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 370 360 478
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,880 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 June 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 188 (48.21%) Linux
2 164 (42.05%) Degree
3 144 (36.92%) Windows Server
4 100 (25.64%) C++
5 93 (23.85%) Active Directory
6 84 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (21.03%) Software Engineering
7 82 (21.03%) Computer Science
8 78 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 75 (19.23%) Firewall
10 73 (18.72%) VMware
11 72 (18.46%) DNS
12 71 (18.21%) Java
12 71 (18.21%) SQL
13 65 (16.67%) HTML
14 64 (16.41%) JavaScript
15 59 (15.13%) IIS
16 58 (14.87%) CSS
17 56 (14.36%) .NET
18 54 (13.85%) TCP/IP
19 52 (13.33%) SQL Server
20 51 (13.08%) ITIL
21 47 (12.05%) Unix
21 47 (12.05%) PowerShell
22 46 (11.79%) C#
23 45 (11.54%) Python
24 44 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
25 39 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
26 37 (9.49%) jQuery
27 35 (8.97%) OO

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 59 (15.13%) IIS
2 23 (5.90%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.31%) Apache
4 8 (2.05%) Smallworld
5 7 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.28%) Confluence
8 4 (1.03%) GroupWise
8 4 (1.03%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.77%) JBoss
9 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.26%) nginx
11 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.82%) MS Office
3 5 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.36%) Office 365
2 15 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.82%) SaaS
5 5 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 75 (19.23%) Firewall
2 72 (18.46%) DNS
3 54 (13.85%) TCP/IP
4 33 (8.46%) HTTP
5 27 (6.92%) VPN
6 22 (5.64%) DHCP
7 20 (5.13%) SAN
7 20 (5.13%) WAN
8 17 (4.36%) LAN
9 16 (4.10%) Internet
10 12 (3.08%) Network Security
10 12 (3.08%) SSL
11 10 (2.56%) Wireless
12 9 (2.31%) LDAP
13 8 (2.05%) Ethernet
13 8 (2.05%) HTTPS
13 8 (2.05%) VoIP
13 8 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (1.79%) Intranet
15 6 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.10%) MySQL
3 11 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.05%) GIS
4 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (1.54%) DB2
6 4 (1.03%) Big Data
6 4 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.77%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.26%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.26%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (4.87%) Selenium
2 16 (4.10%) Gradle
3 15 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (3.59%) Visual Studio
5 13 (3.33%) Grunt
5 13 (3.33%) gulp
6 11 (2.82%) Jenkins
7 10 (2.56%) Subversion
8 8 (2.05%) Git (software)
8 8 (2.05%) JIRA
9 6 (1.54%) Moq
9 6 (1.54%) NUnit
9 6 (1.54%) QUnit
9 6 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (1.28%) Maven
11 4 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.77%) CMake
12 3 (0.77%) SonarQube
13 2 (0.51%) ClearCase
14 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 35 (8.97%) Finance
2 14 (3.59%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.33%) Automotive
4 7 (1.79%) Billing
5 6 (1.54%) Legal
5 6 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.28%) Front Office
7 4 (1.03%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.77%) Games
9 2 (0.51%) Back Office
9 2 (0.51%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 101 (25.90%) Developer
2 41 (10.51%) Software Engineer
3 36 (9.23%) Graduate
3 36 (9.23%) Systems Engineer
4 32 (8.21%) Analyst
5 30 (7.69%) Administrator
6 29 (7.44%) Software Developer
7 26 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
8 25 (6.41%) C++ Software Engineer
8 25 (6.41%) Windows Engineer
9 24 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 22 (5.64%) Junior
11 21 (5.38%) C++ Developer
11 21 (5.38%) Support Engineer
12 19 (4.87%) Network Engineer
13 18 (4.62%) Graduate Systems Engineer
13 18 (4.62%) UI Developer
14 17 (4.36%) DevOps Engineer
14 17 (4.36%) Web Analyst
15 16 (4.10%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (16.67%) HTML
2 58 (14.87%) CSS
3 56 (14.36%) .NET
4 37 (9.49%) jQuery
5 35 (8.97%) HTML5
6 30 (7.69%) Web Services
7 27 (6.92%) AngularJS
8 23 (5.90%) ASP.NET
8 23 (5.90%) REST
8 23 (5.90%) XML
9 17 (4.36%) J2EE
10 16 (4.10%) LESS
10 16 (4.10%) SOAP
11 15 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 13 (3.33%) Sass
12 13 (3.33%) WCF
13 12 (3.08%) Spring
14 11 (2.82%) CSS3
15 9 (2.31%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 82 (21.03%) Computer Science
2 34 (8.72%) Mathematics
3 19 (4.87%) Driving Licence
3 19 (4.87%) PKI
3 19 (4.87%) User Experience
4 13 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.31%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.05%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.05%) CAN bus
6 8 (2.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (2.05%) Physics
7 7 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.54%) HP Storage
8 6 (1.54%) Replication
9 5 (1.28%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.03%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.03%) Clustering
10 4 (1.03%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.77%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 188 (48.21%) Linux
2 144 (36.92%) Windows Server
3 47 (12.05%) Unix
4 39 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (7.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (5.38%) Windows 7
7 20 (5.13%) Mac OS X
8 18 (4.62%) Android
9 14 (3.59%) Windows 8
10 10 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.54%) CentOS
12 6 (1.54%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.28%) Solaris
14 4 (1.03%) AIX
14 4 (1.03%) HPUX
14 4 (1.03%) Windows CE
15 3 (0.77%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.51%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (21.03%) Software Engineering
3 51 (13.08%) ITIL
4 35 (8.97%) MVC
4 35 (8.97%) OO
4 35 (8.97%) Web Development
5 28 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (6.92%) DevOps
7 24 (6.15%) SDLC
7 24 (6.15%) Service Delivery
8 23 (5.90%) Information Security
8 23 (5.90%) Scrum
9 21 (5.38%) CRM
10 20 (5.13%) Server Building
10 20 (5.13%) Web Operations
11 19 (4.87%) Automated Testing
12 18 (4.62%) Configuration Management
13 17 (4.36%) Mentoring
14 16 (4.10%) Software Testing
14 16 (4.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 100 (25.64%) C++
2 71 (18.21%) Java
2 71 (18.21%) SQL
3 64 (16.41%) JavaScript
4 47 (12.05%) PowerShell
5 46 (11.79%) C#
6 45 (11.54%) Python
7 28 (7.18%) C
8 14 (3.59%) Bash Shell
8 14 (3.59%) Objective-C
8 14 (3.59%) Perl
9 13 (3.33%) TypeScript
9 13 (3.33%) XAML
10 9 (2.31%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.05%) PHP
12 7 (1.79%) Magik
12 7 (1.79%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.28%) Groovy
14 3 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 164 (42.05%) Degree
2 30 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (4.10%) MCSE
4 13 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.31%) Postgraduate
7 7 (1.79%) CCNP
8 6 (1.54%) CCNA
9 5 (1.28%) MCP
9 5 (1.28%) PhD
10 3 (0.77%) MCITP
10 3 (0.77%) MCTS
11 2 (0.51%) CCENT
11 2 (0.51%) ISEB
11 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.51%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.51%) LPIC
11 2 (0.51%) RHCE
11 2 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.26%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.10%) SLA
2 11 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.56%) QA
4 3 (0.77%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.51%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 93 (23.85%) Active Directory
2 44 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.10%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.31%) vSphere
4 9 (2.31%) Xen
5 6 (1.54%) Docker
5 6 (1.54%) Firmware
6 4 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.77%) iptables
7 3 (0.77%) Postfix
7 3 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.77%) XenApp
7 3 (0.77%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.51%) KVM
8 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.26%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (4.62%) Puppet
2 15 (3.85%) SCCM
3 13 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.31%) SCOM
5 7 (1.79%) Ansible
5 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (1.03%) CFEngine
6 4 (1.03%) SCOrch
6 4 (1.03%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.51%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.51%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.26%) Nagios
8 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 78 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 73 (18.72%) VMware
3 33 (8.46%) Cisco
4 18 (4.62%) Citrix
5 16 (4.10%) HP
5 16 (4.10%) Oracle
6 13 (3.33%) EMC
6 13 (3.33%) Riverbed
7 10 (2.56%) Veeam
8 9 (2.31%) Dell
8 9 (2.31%) F5
9 7 (1.79%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.79%) SAP
10 6 (1.54%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.28%) CA
11 5 (1.28%) IBM
11 5 (1.28%) NetApp
12 4 (1.03%) Juniper
12 4 (1.03%) Nortel
12 4 (1.03%) Novell
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Base+Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great base + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Penta Consulting
Salary: Salary + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
University Of Cambridge
Salary: From £38,896 to £42,488 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £6k Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, + Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 DOE plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago