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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 14 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 214 243 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.03% 16.37% 17.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.32% 59.85% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 163 187 230
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.15%

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
409 406 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.46% 27.36% 34.91%
Number of salaries quoted 319 306 465
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £58,750
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 27 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (52.64%) Linux
2 164 (37.70%) Degree
3 134 (30.80%) Microsoft
4 128 (29.43%) Windows Server
5 122 (28.05%) Python
6 109 (25.06%) C#
7 107 (24.60%) C++
8 100 (22.99%) Java
9 95 (21.84%) Software Engineering
10 89 (20.46%) .NET
11 80 (18.39%) Mathematics
12 79 (18.16%) SQL Server
12 79 (18.16%) MS Excel
13 78 (17.93%) Firewall
13 78 (17.93%) Computer Science
14 75 (17.24%) VMware
15 74 (17.01%) Active Directory
16 70 (16.09%) SQL
17 67 (15.40%) Unix
18 60 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
19 59 (13.56%) Perl
20 54 (12.41%) VMware Infrastructure
21 51 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
22 49 (11.26%) Amazon AWS
23 48 (11.03%) C
24 47 (10.80%) Finance
25 46 (10.57%) MS Exchange
26 44 (10.11%) ITIL
27 43 (9.89%) JavaScript
27 43 (9.89%) Agile Software Development

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 46 (10.57%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.75%) Apache
2 25 (5.75%) IIS
3 15 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (3.45%) nginx
3 15 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (2.30%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.07%) ColdFusion
6 9 (2.07%) OpenStack
7 7 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.38%) Moodle
8 6 (1.38%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.92%) Drupal
9 4 (0.92%) WordPress
10 3 (0.69%) Confluence
10 3 (0.69%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.46%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.46%) WildFly
Applications
1 79 (18.16%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.29%) MS Office
3 5 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.23%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.23%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (11.26%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (5.98%) Office 365
4 10 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (2.30%) SaaS
5 9 (2.07%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (1.61%) PaaS
7 6 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.46%) GitHub
9 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (17.93%) Firewall
2 36 (8.28%) Wireless
3 32 (7.36%) DNS
4 29 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 24 (5.52%) Wi-Fi
6 22 (5.06%) Bluetooth
7 20 (4.60%) DHCP
8 19 (4.37%) Network Security
9 18 (4.14%) SAN
10 15 (3.45%) 802.11
10 15 (3.45%) VPN
11 13 (2.99%) Internet
11 13 (2.99%) LAN
12 12 (2.76%) LDAP
13 11 (2.53%) Ethernet
13 11 (2.53%) HTTP
13 11 (2.53%) VLAN
13 11 (2.53%) WAN
14 7 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.38%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (18.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (2.30%) Big Data
3 10 (2.30%) MySQL
3 10 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.15%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.92%) MS Access
7 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
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%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.69%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.46%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.46%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (6.21%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.06%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.99%) JIRA
3 13 (2.99%) TeamCity
4 12 (2.76%) Selenium
5 11 (2.53%) NUnit
6 9 (2.07%) Vagrant
7 8 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (1.84%) Subversion
7 8 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.61%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.38%) CppUnit
9 6 (1.38%) Moq
9 6 (1.38%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.15%) Maven
11 4 (0.92%) Hudson
12 3 (0.69%) Ant
12 3 (0.69%) Buildbot
12 3 (0.69%) Gradle
12 3 (0.69%) JUnit
General
1 47 (10.80%) Finance
2 17 (3.91%) Electronics
3 15 (3.45%) Banking
3 15 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.22%) Automotive
5 6 (1.38%) Legal
6 5 (1.15%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.15%) French Language
7 4 (0.92%) Games
7 4 (0.92%) German Language
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 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 111 (25.52%) Developer
2 68 (15.63%) Software Engineer
3 43 (9.89%) C++ Software Engineer
4 41 (9.43%) Graduate
5 40 (9.20%) Support Engineer
6 38 (8.74%) Software Developer
7 37 (8.51%) Windows Engineer
8 33 (7.59%) C# Developer
8 33 (7.59%) C++ Developer
9 32 (7.36%) Embedded Engineer
10 28 (6.44%) Administrator
11 27 (6.21%) Analyst
11 27 (6.21%) IT Support
12 26 (5.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 23 (5.29%) C++ Software Developer
13 23 (5.29%) Java Developer
13 23 (5.29%) Systems Administrator
14 22 (5.06%) Linux Engineer
15 21 (4.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 21 (4.83%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (20.46%) .NET
2 39 (8.97%) Web Services
3 38 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
4 37 (8.51%) HTML
5 34 (7.82%) ASP.NET
6 33 (7.59%) XML
7 31 (7.13%) WCF
8 26 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (5.06%) WPF
10 21 (4.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 21 (4.83%) CSS
11 17 (3.91%) Razor View Engine
12 16 (3.68%) AngularJS
13 15 (3.45%) .NET Framework
13 15 (3.45%) 802.1X
13 15 (3.45%) HTML5
13 15 (3.45%) SignalR
13 15 (3.45%) WF
14 14 (3.22%) RESTful
15 12 (2.76%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 78 (17.93%) Computer Science
2 34 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.21%) Algorithms
4 19 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (4.14%) NHS
6 14 (3.22%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
8 11 (2.53%) Augmented Reality
8 11 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (2.53%) User Experience
9 10 (2.30%) Fintech
9 10 (2.30%) Life Science
9 10 (2.30%) Private Cloud
10 9 (2.07%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.84%) Device Driver
11 8 (1.84%) iPhone
11 8 (1.84%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.38%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.38%) Learning Management System
12 6 (1.38%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 229 (52.64%) Linux
2 128 (29.43%) Windows Server
3 67 (15.40%) Unix
4 60 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (9.43%) Android
6 38 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (4.83%) Windows 7
8 19 (4.37%) Windows 10
9 16 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (3.45%) Mac OS X
11 14 (3.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 13 (2.99%) Apple iOS
13 11 (2.53%) Windows 8
14 9 (2.07%) CentOS
15 8 (1.84%) Ubuntu
16 7 (1.61%) Debian
17 4 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
17 4 (0.92%) Solaris
18 3 (0.69%) Fedora
18 3 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (21.84%) Software Engineering
2 80 (18.39%) Mathematics
3 44 (10.11%) ITIL
4 43 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (7.59%) SDLC
6 32 (7.36%) MVC
7 30 (6.90%) Workflow
8 29 (6.67%) Physics
9 27 (6.21%) Cross-Platform Development
10 22 (5.06%) DevOps
10 22 (5.06%) Scrum
11 21 (4.83%) Multithreading
12 19 (4.37%) Android Development
13 18 (4.14%) Configuration Management
13 18 (4.14%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (3.91%) Test Automation
15 16 (3.68%) Mentoring
16 15 (3.45%) Data Protection
16 15 (3.45%) Migration
17 14 (3.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 122 (28.05%) Python
2 109 (25.06%) C#
3 107 (24.60%) C++
4 100 (22.99%) Java
5 70 (16.09%) SQL
6 59 (13.56%) Perl
7 48 (11.03%) C
8 43 (9.89%) JavaScript
9 35 (8.05%) PowerShell
10 24 (5.52%) Bash Shell
11 21 (4.83%) Ruby
12 10 (2.30%) Lua
13 9 (2.07%) PHP
14 6 (1.38%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.38%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.15%) VBScript
16 4 (0.92%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.92%) VB
17 3 (0.69%) MATLAB
18 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 164 (37.70%) Degree
2 41 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (7.13%) PhD
4 23 (5.29%) MCSE
5 14 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.99%) MCITP
6 13 (2.99%) MCSA
7 9 (2.07%) CCNP
8 7 (1.61%) CCNA
8 7 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.15%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.92%) MCP
11 3 (0.69%) LPIC
11 3 (0.69%) RHCE
11 3 (0.69%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.69%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.69%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.46%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.07%) QA
2 9 (2.07%) SLA
3 5 (1.15%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.46%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.23%) ISO13485
System Software
1 74 (17.01%) Active Directory
2 54 (12.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (8.28%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (2.07%) KVM
6 8 (1.84%) vSphere
7 7 (1.61%) XenApp
8 6 (1.38%) NFS
8 6 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.15%) Docker
9 5 (1.15%) iptables
9 5 (1.15%) pfSense
9 5 (1.15%) Samba
9 5 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.92%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.69%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.46%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.23%) GFS2
13 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (5.29%) SCCM
2 19 (4.37%) Puppet
3 16 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.07%) Packer
5 7 (1.61%) Ansible
6 6 (1.38%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (1.15%) SCOM
8 4 (0.92%) Kibana
8 4 (0.92%) logstash
8 4 (0.92%) Salt
9 3 (0.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.46%) Nessus
11 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 134 (30.80%) Microsoft
2 75 (17.24%) VMware
3 41 (9.43%) Cisco
4 24 (5.52%) Oracle
5 15 (3.45%) IBM
6 11 (2.53%) QNX
7 8 (1.84%) Citrix
7 8 (1.84%) HP
7 8 (1.84%) Intel
8 6 (1.38%) Blackboard
8 6 (1.38%) Pegasus
8 6 (1.38%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.38%) SAP
8 6 (1.38%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.38%) SolarWinds
8 6 (1.38%) Sophos
9 5 (1.15%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.15%) NetApp
10 4 (0.92%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.92%) Sun
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