The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 12 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 272 304 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.71% 14.35% 17.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.01% 54.38% 54.02%
Number of salaries quoted 248 253 340
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,200
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Windows
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
555 559 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.06% 26.39% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 459 468 627
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Windows
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 186 £37,500 -6.25% 36
Peterborough +6 34 £40,000 - 4
Huntingdon +4 21 £24,750 +12.50% 2
St Neots -4 3 £30,000 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 210 (39.70%) Windows Server
2 194 (36.67%) Linux
3 178 (33.65%) Active Directory
4 173 (32.70%) Microsoft
5 139 (26.28%) VMware
6 126 (23.82%) Degree
7 105 (19.85%) SQL Server
8 96 (18.15%) Firewall
9 91 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
10 90 (17.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 90 (17.01%) C++
11 88 (16.64%) SQL
12 87 (16.45%) Java
13 82 (15.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 81 (15.31%) ITIL
15 78 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
16 77 (14.56%) Python
16 77 (14.56%) C#
17 76 (14.37%) Computer Science
17 76 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
18 72 (13.61%) JavaScript
19 70 (13.23%) DNS
19 70 (13.23%) Office 365
20 67 (12.67%) MS Exchange
20 67 (12.67%) Finance
21 66 (12.48%) Citrix
21 66 (12.48%) .NET
21 66 (12.48%) MS Excel
21 66 (12.48%) Software Engineering
22 61 (11.53%) Unix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 67 (12.67%) MS Exchange
2 55 (10.40%) IIS
3 47 (8.88%) SharePoint
4 36 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (6.05%) Skype for Business
6 22 (4.16%) Apache
7 20 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (2.08%) Confluence
9 11 (2.08%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (1.89%) Smallworld
11 8 (1.51%) Apache Solr
11 8 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.51%) nginx
11 8 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.13%) GroupWise
12 6 (1.13%) JBoss
13 5 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 66 (12.48%) MS Excel
2 43 (8.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.19%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Temenos T24
2 4 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.76%) Remedy AR System
2 4 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (13.23%) Office 365
2 52 (9.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (3.02%) GitHub
5 15 (2.84%) SaaS
6 12 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.13%) PaaS
8 2 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (18.15%) Firewall
2 70 (13.23%) DNS
3 57 (10.78%) TCP/IP
4 40 (7.56%) DHCP
4 40 (7.56%) SAN
5 31 (5.86%) VPN
6 29 (5.48%) Wireless
7 27 (5.10%) Wi-Fi
8 24 (4.54%) WAN
9 21 (3.97%) LAN
10 18 (3.40%) HTTP
11 15 (2.84%) Internet
12 11 (2.08%) Network Security
13 9 (1.70%) Ethernet
13 9 (1.70%) Intranet
13 9 (1.70%) LDAP
14 8 (1.51%) VLAN
15 7 (1.32%) Skype
15 7 (1.32%) SSL
16 6 (1.13%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (19.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.78%) MySQL
3 11 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (1.89%) GIS
5 7 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.13%) Big Data
7 4 (0.76%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.38%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.38%) SQLite
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.19%) MaxDB
10 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.19%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (5.48%) JIRA
2 17 (3.21%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.21%) Subversion
3 16 (3.02%) Visual Studio
4 14 (2.65%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.65%) Selenium
4 14 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.32%) Gradle
6 7 (1.32%) Maven
7 6 (1.13%) NUnit
8 5 (0.95%) CppUnit
8 5 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.76%) Grunt
9 4 (0.76%) gulp
9 4 (0.76%) Moq
9 4 (0.76%) MSTest
9 4 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 67 (12.67%) Finance
2 26 (4.91%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.59%) Banking
4 17 (3.21%) Manufacturing
5 15 (2.84%) Automotive
6 9 (1.70%) Billing
7 7 (1.32%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.95%) Retail
9 4 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.76%) Legal
10 3 (0.57%) French Language
10 3 (0.57%) Games
10 3 (0.57%) German Language
10 3 (0.57%) Marketing
11 2 (0.38%) Law
11 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 109 (20.60%) Developer
2 73 (13.80%) Analyst
3 65 (12.29%) Support Engineer
4 43 (8.13%) Software Engineer
5 41 (7.75%) IT Engineer
6 39 (7.37%) Graduate
7 38 (7.18%) Software Developer
7 38 (7.18%) Windows Engineer
8 36 (6.81%) Consultant
9 33 (6.24%) C++ Developer
10 32 (6.05%) IT Support
11 28 (5.29%) Systems Engineer
12 27 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 25 (4.73%) 2nd Line Support
14 24 (4.54%) Administrator
14 24 (4.54%) Office 365 Consultant
15 22 (4.16%) Applications Support
15 22 (4.16%) Azure Consultant
15 22 (4.16%) Graduate Developer
16 21 (3.97%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (12.48%) .NET
2 60 (11.34%) HTML
3 34 (6.43%) XML
4 33 (6.24%) CSS
5 32 (6.05%) jQuery
6 30 (5.67%) AngularJS
7 27 (5.10%) Web Services
8 24 (4.54%) ASP.NET
9 16 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (3.02%) HTML5
10 13 (2.46%) REST
11 12 (2.27%) WCF
12 11 (2.08%) LAMP
12 11 (2.08%) MFC
13 8 (1.51%) Ajax
13 8 (1.51%) JSON
13 8 (1.51%) Lucene
13 8 (1.51%) Node.js
13 8 (1.51%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (1.51%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 76 (14.37%) Computer Science
2 45 (8.51%) Mathematics
3 36 (6.81%) Driving Licence
4 26 (4.91%) User Experience
5 25 (4.73%) Physics
6 23 (4.35%) Algorithms
7 16 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (2.65%) Clustering
8 14 (2.65%) Data Centre
9 10 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (1.70%) HP Storage
10 9 (1.70%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.51%) Replication
12 7 (1.32%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.32%) CAN bus
12 7 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 7 (1.32%) Life Science
13 5 (0.95%) EMC VNX
13 5 (0.95%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 210 (39.70%) Windows Server
2 194 (36.67%) Linux
3 90 (17.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 82 (15.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 61 (11.53%) Unix
6 37 (6.99%) Windows 7
7 28 (5.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (3.97%) Windows 8
9 15 (2.84%) Android
9 15 (2.84%) CentOS
10 12 (2.27%) Mac OS X
10 12 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (1.70%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.70%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.51%) Ubuntu
13 7 (1.32%) Windows Vista
14 6 (1.13%) Solaris
15 5 (0.95%) AIX
15 5 (0.95%) Windows CE
16 4 (0.76%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (15.31%) ITIL
2 76 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (12.48%) Software Engineering
4 35 (6.62%) Migration
5 32 (6.05%) Service Delivery
6 28 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (5.29%) OO
7 27 (5.10%) Mentoring
8 26 (4.91%) Configuration Management
9 25 (4.73%) DevOps
10 23 (4.35%) Scrum
11 22 (4.16%) MVC
12 21 (3.97%) CRM
13 20 (3.78%) Web Development
14 19 (3.59%) Open Source
15 18 (3.40%) Disaster Recovery
16 17 (3.21%) Test Automation
17 16 (3.02%) Data Protection
18 15 (2.84%) Load Balancing
18 15 (2.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 90 (17.01%) C++
2 88 (16.64%) SQL
3 87 (16.45%) Java
4 77 (14.56%) C#
4 77 (14.56%) Python
5 72 (13.61%) JavaScript
6 54 (10.21%) C
7 50 (9.45%) PowerShell
8 24 (4.54%) PHP
9 21 (3.97%) Bash Shell
10 19 (3.59%) Ruby
11 17 (3.21%) Perl
12 10 (1.89%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.70%) Magik
13 9 (1.70%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.51%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.95%) Tcl
16 4 (0.76%) Fortran
16 4 (0.76%) Groovy
16 4 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 126 (23.82%) Degree
2 78 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (9.64%) MCSE
4 48 (9.07%) MCITP
5 22 (4.16%) MCSA
6 18 (3.40%) PhD
7 15 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (2.46%) CCNA
9 12 (2.27%) MCTS
10 11 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (1.89%) MCDST
12 9 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.32%) Postgraduate
14 5 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (0.95%) ISEB
14 5 (0.95%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.95%) Security Cleared
15 4 (0.76%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.35%) SLA
2 10 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.51%) QA
4 6 (1.13%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.38%) ISO13485
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 178 (33.65%) Active Directory
2 91 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (10.78%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.02%) Docker
5 13 (2.46%) XenApp
6 12 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (2.27%) vSphere
6 12 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.32%) NFS
9 7 (1.32%) Samba
9 7 (1.32%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (1.13%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.13%) XenServer
11 2 (0.38%) Xen
12 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.19%) Postfix
12 1 (0.19%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 41 (7.75%) SCCM
2 32 (6.05%) SCOM
3 14 (2.65%) Puppet
4 10 (1.89%) Ansible
4 10 (1.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (1.13%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (0.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 5 (0.95%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.76%) Kibana
8 4 (0.76%) logstash
8 4 (0.76%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.76%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.57%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.38%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.19%) Nexpose
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.19%) SCSM
11 1 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 173 (32.70%) Microsoft
2 139 (26.28%) VMware
3 66 (12.48%) Citrix
4 55 (10.40%) Cisco
5 37 (6.99%) HP
6 24 (4.54%) EMC
7 19 (3.59%) NetApp
8 13 (2.46%) Veeam
9 12 (2.27%) Oracle
9 12 (2.27%) SolarWinds
10 10 (1.89%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.89%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.70%) Dell
12 8 (1.51%) IBM
12 8 (1.51%) Juniper
12 8 (1.51%) SAP
13 6 (1.13%) CA
13 6 (1.13%) Nortel
13 6 (1.13%) Novell
13 6 (1.13%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum Health Care, Life Cover, Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + £2.5K On-Call Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Very generous benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + FANTASTIC PROSPECTS
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £400000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £20k - 26k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridgeshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + bonus, 5% Pension, 25 days, flexi time, shares and more!
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago