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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 186 209 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.78% 14.35% 16.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 48.16% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 172 189 243
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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
434 434 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.81% 29.81% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 349 375 510
Median salary £43,250 £43,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.48% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 29 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 156 (45.09%) Linux
2 134 (38.73%) Windows Server
3 108 (31.21%) Degree
4 96 (27.75%) Microsoft
5 84 (24.28%) Active Directory
6 82 (23.70%) C++
7 81 (23.41%) Firewall
7 81 (23.41%) VMware
8 68 (19.65%) Computer Science
9 66 (19.08%) Java
10 63 (18.21%) Python
11 60 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure
12 59 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
13 58 (16.76%) C#
14 57 (16.47%) Software Engineering
15 53 (15.32%) SQL
15 53 (15.32%) DNS
16 50 (14.45%) SQL Server
16 50 (14.45%) PowerShell
17 49 (14.16%) JavaScript
17 49 (14.16%) Unix
17 49 (14.16%) TCP/IP
18 48 (13.87%) HTML
18 48 (13.87%) Finance
19 46 (13.29%) .NET
20 45 (13.01%) C
20 45 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
21 44 (12.72%) ITIL
22 40 (11.56%) MS Excel
23 39 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008

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 37 (10.69%) IIS
2 31 (8.96%) MS Exchange
3 15 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (3.76%) Apache
5 11 (3.18%) Confluence
6 10 (2.89%) Smallworld
7 8 (2.31%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.31%) nginx
7 8 (2.31%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.31%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.73%) GroupWise
9 5 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.87%) WordPress
11 2 (0.58%) Drupal
11 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.29%) JBoss
12 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (6.94%) Office 365
3 23 (6.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (4.34%) SaaS
5 9 (2.60%) GitHub
6 6 (1.73%) PaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (23.41%) Firewall
2 53 (15.32%) DNS
3 49 (14.16%) TCP/IP
4 34 (9.83%) SAN
5 31 (8.96%) DHCP
6 25 (7.23%) VPN
6 25 (7.23%) Wireless
7 20 (5.78%) Wi-Fi
8 19 (5.49%) WAN
9 18 (5.20%) HTTP
10 15 (4.34%) LAN
11 14 (4.05%) Internet
12 11 (3.18%) Network Security
13 9 (2.60%) Intranet
13 9 (2.60%) LDAP
14 8 (2.31%) VLAN
15 7 (2.02%) Ethernet
15 7 (2.02%) SSL
16 6 (1.73%) BGP
16 6 (1.73%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (14.45%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.20%) MySQL
3 10 (2.89%) GIS
4 6 (1.73%) Big Data
4 6 (1.73%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.58%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.58%) SQLite
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.29%) MaxDB
8 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.29%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (7.80%) JIRA
2 17 (4.91%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.91%) Subversion
3 14 (4.05%) Selenium
4 13 (3.76%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.89%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (2.89%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.02%) Gradle
7 6 (1.73%) Maven
7 6 (1.73%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.45%) CppUnit
9 4 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.16%) Grunt
9 4 (1.16%) gulp
9 4 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.87%) CMake
10 3 (0.87%) JMeter
11 2 (0.58%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.58%) JUnit
11 2 (0.58%) LoadRunner
General
1 48 (13.87%) Finance
2 24 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.89%) Automotive
4 9 (2.60%) Banking
4 9 (2.60%) Billing
5 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.16%) Legal
7 3 (0.87%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.87%) French Language
7 3 (0.87%) Games
7 3 (0.87%) German Language
8 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.29%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.29%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 82 (23.70%) Developer
2 37 (10.69%) Software Engineer
3 36 (10.40%) Graduate
4 34 (9.83%) Software Developer
5 32 (9.25%) IT Engineer
6 31 (8.96%) Windows Engineer
7 29 (8.38%) C++ Developer
8 28 (8.09%) Systems Engineer
9 27 (7.80%) Support Engineer
10 25 (7.23%) Analyst
11 24 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (6.07%) Graduate Developer
12 21 (6.07%) IT Support
13 20 (5.78%) Administrator
14 19 (5.49%) Embedded Engineer
14 19 (5.49%) Graduate Software Developer
15 18 (5.20%) C++ Software Developer
15 18 (5.20%) Systems Administrator
16 17 (4.91%) Graduate C++ Developer
16 17 (4.91%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (13.87%) HTML
2 46 (13.29%) .NET
3 26 (7.51%) CSS
4 24 (6.94%) Web Services
5 23 (6.65%) XML
6 20 (5.78%) jQuery
7 18 (5.20%) AngularJS
8 16 (4.62%) HTML5
9 11 (3.18%) MFC
10 10 (2.89%) ASP.NET
10 10 (2.89%) LAMP
11 9 (2.60%) REST
12 8 (2.31%) Angular 2
12 8 (2.31%) JSON
12 8 (2.31%) LEMP Stack
12 8 (2.31%) Lucene
12 8 (2.31%) Node.js
12 8 (2.31%) RESTful
13 7 (2.02%) Ajax
13 7 (2.02%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 68 (19.65%) Computer Science
2 36 (10.40%) Mathematics
3 30 (8.67%) Driving Licence
4 21 (6.07%) Physics
5 19 (5.49%) Algorithms
6 13 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.89%) Data Centre
7 10 (2.89%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (2.89%) User Experience
8 9 (2.60%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.31%) Replication
10 7 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.02%) HP Storage
10 7 (2.02%) Life Science
11 6 (1.73%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.73%) CAN bus
11 6 (1.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (1.45%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.45%) EMC VNX
12 5 (1.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 156 (45.09%) Linux
2 134 (38.73%) Windows Server
3 49 (14.16%) Unix
4 45 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (5.49%) Windows 7
7 15 (4.34%) Android
8 12 (3.47%) Mac OS X
8 12 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (2.89%) CentOS
10 9 (2.60%) Apple iOS
11 8 (2.31%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.02%) Windows XP
13 6 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (1.45%) Solaris
14 5 (1.45%) Windows CE
14 5 (1.45%) Windows Vista
15 4 (1.16%) AIX
15 4 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (1.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (16.47%) Software Engineering
3 44 (12.72%) ITIL
4 32 (9.25%) Migration
5 26 (7.51%) OO
6 24 (6.94%) DevOps
7 21 (6.07%) Configuration Management
8 19 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (4.91%) Test Automation
10 16 (4.62%) CRM
10 16 (4.62%) Mentoring
10 16 (4.62%) Scrum
10 16 (4.62%) Web Development
11 15 (4.34%) Open Source
11 15 (4.34%) SDLC
11 15 (4.34%) Service Delivery
12 14 (4.05%) Server Virtualisation
13 13 (3.76%) Data Protection
13 13 (3.76%) Front End Development
14 12 (3.47%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (23.70%) C++
2 66 (19.08%) Java
3 63 (18.21%) Python
4 58 (16.76%) C#
5 53 (15.32%) SQL
6 50 (14.45%) PowerShell
7 49 (14.16%) JavaScript
8 45 (13.01%) C
9 20 (5.78%) Bash Shell
10 17 (4.91%) PHP
11 15 (4.34%) Perl
12 10 (2.89%) Ruby
13 9 (2.60%) Magik
14 8 (2.31%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.16%) Groovy
15 4 (1.16%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.16%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.16%) XAML
16 1 (0.29%) Lua
16 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 108 (31.21%) Degree
2 38 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (5.20%) PhD
4 13 (3.76%) MCITP
5 12 (3.47%) MCSE
6 11 (3.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.02%) Postgraduate
9 6 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.45%) CCNA
10 5 (1.45%) ISEB
10 5 (1.45%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.16%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.16%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.87%) JNCIA
12 3 (0.87%) MCP
12 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.58%) CCNP
13 2 (0.58%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.76%) SLA
2 10 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.31%) QA
4 6 (1.73%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.58%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.58%) ISO13485
System Software
1 84 (24.28%) Active Directory
2 60 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (10.69%) Hyper-V
4 15 (4.34%) Docker
5 12 (3.47%) vSphere
6 9 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (2.02%) NFS
7 7 (2.02%) Samba
7 7 (2.02%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.73%) XenApp
9 5 (1.45%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.58%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.58%) Xen
11 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.29%) Postfix
11 1 (0.29%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (7.23%) SCCM
2 13 (3.76%) Puppet
3 10 (2.89%) SCOM
4 9 (2.60%) Ansible
5 8 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (1.73%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (1.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 4 (1.16%) Kibana
9 4 (1.16%) logstash
9 4 (1.16%) SCOrch
9 4 (1.16%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.87%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.29%) Nagios
12 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 96 (27.75%) Microsoft
2 81 (23.41%) VMware
3 32 (9.25%) Cisco
4 30 (8.67%) HP
5 23 (6.65%) EMC
6 15 (4.34%) Citrix
7 13 (3.76%) Veeam
8 10 (2.89%) CheckPoint
9 8 (2.31%) Atlassian
9 8 (2.31%) Juniper
10 7 (2.02%) Dell
10 7 (2.02%) IBM
11 6 (1.73%) NetApp
11 6 (1.73%) Nortel
11 6 (1.73%) Novell
11 6 (1.73%) Riverbed
11 6 (1.73%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.45%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.16%) Apple
13 4 (1.16%) JD Edwards
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Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum Health Care, Life Cover, Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Very generous benefits package
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Tec Partners
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: to c£45,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + FANTASTIC PROSPECTS
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £400000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Red Gate Software
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £20k - 26k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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