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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 10 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 304 337 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.93% 17.09% 16.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.78% 61.61% 55.78%
Number of salaries quoted 241 270 296
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
545 547 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.94% 27.74% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 439 432 541
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -3 227 £40,000 - 32
Peterborough +2 46 £39,500 +37.39% 4
Huntingdon +9 20 £43,000 +56.36% 6
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 264 (44.52%) Linux
2 201 (33.90%) Windows Server
3 194 (32.72%) Microsoft
4 163 (27.49%) Degree
5 153 (25.80%) Active Directory
6 134 (22.60%) Python
7 129 (21.75%) VMware
8 119 (20.07%) C#
9 116 (19.56%) C++
10 115 (19.39%) SQL Server
11 102 (17.20%) Java
12 98 (16.53%) Software Engineering
13 96 (16.19%) MS Excel
14 92 (15.51%) .NET
14 92 (15.51%) Windows Server 2012
15 90 (15.18%) Firewall
16 88 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
17 87 (14.67%) Computer Science
18 86 (14.50%) ITIL
19 80 (13.49%) SQL
20 77 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
21 71 (11.97%) Unix
22 70 (11.80%) MS Exchange
23 69 (11.64%) Microsoft Certification
24 64 (10.79%) Citrix
24 64 (10.79%) C
25 63 (10.62%) Finance
25 63 (10.62%) Microsoft Azure
26 62 (10.46%) JavaScript
27 60 (10.12%) Office 365

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 70 (11.80%) MS Exchange
2 38 (6.41%) SharePoint
3 36 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (4.72%) Apache
5 24 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (3.88%) IIS
7 22 (3.71%) Skype for Business
8 17 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (2.02%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.69%) WebLogic
11 9 (1.52%) nginx
12 8 (1.35%) Confluence
12 8 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (1.18%) Apache Solr
14 6 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (1.01%) Moodle
15 5 (0.84%) NetWeaver
16 4 (0.67%) Drupal
16 4 (0.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 96 (16.19%) MS Excel
2 43 (7.25%) MS Office
3 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.17%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.17%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (10.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (10.12%) Office 365
3 40 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.02%) SaaS
5 11 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.18%) GitHub
6 7 (1.18%) PaaS
7 3 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (15.18%) Firewall
2 49 (8.26%) DNS
3 45 (7.59%) TCP/IP
4 42 (7.08%) Wireless
5 35 (5.90%) SAN
6 34 (5.73%) DHCP
7 27 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
8 20 (3.37%) Bluetooth
8 20 (3.37%) VPN
9 17 (2.87%) Internet
9 17 (2.87%) LAN
9 17 (2.87%) Network Security
9 17 (2.87%) WAN
10 13 (2.19%) HTTP
11 11 (1.85%) 802.11
11 11 (1.85%) Ethernet
11 11 (1.85%) LDAP
12 10 (1.69%) VLAN
13 8 (1.35%) VoIP
14 6 (1.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.53%) MySQL
3 14 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.69%) Big Data
6 7 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.01%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.84%) MS Access
8 5 (0.84%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.51%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.51%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.51%) SQLite
11 2 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 24 (4.05%) JIRA
3 20 (3.37%) Selenium
4 15 (2.53%) Jenkins
4 15 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (2.36%) NUnit
6 12 (2.02%) Subversion
6 12 (2.02%) TeamCity
7 8 (1.35%) CppUnit
8 7 (1.18%) AppVeyor
8 7 (1.18%) Moq
8 7 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.01%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.84%) Buildbot
10 5 (0.84%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.67%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.51%) JMeter
12 3 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
13 2 (0.34%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.34%) MSBuild
General
1 63 (10.62%) Finance
2 28 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.20%) Automotive
4 16 (2.70%) Electronics
5 15 (2.53%) Banking
6 14 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.35%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.35%) Marketing
8 7 (1.18%) French Language
9 6 (1.01%) Games
9 6 (1.01%) German Language
9 6 (1.01%) Legal
10 4 (0.67%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.67%) Japanese Language
11 3 (0.51%) Local Government
11 3 (0.51%) Publishing
12 2 (0.34%) Advertising
12 2 (0.34%) Retail
12 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 119 (20.07%) Developer
2 76 (12.82%) Support Engineer
3 74 (12.48%) Analyst
4 66 (11.13%) Software Engineer
5 48 (8.09%) IT Support
6 47 (7.93%) Graduate
7 43 (7.25%) Windows Engineer
8 42 (7.08%) Software Developer
9 37 (6.24%) C++ Developer
10 35 (5.90%) Embedded Engineer
10 35 (5.90%) Support Analyst
11 34 (5.73%) IT Engineer
12 33 (5.56%) Applications Support
12 33 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 32 (5.40%) C# Developer
14 30 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support
14 30 (5.06%) C++ Software Engineer
14 30 (5.06%) Consultant
15 27 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 25 (4.22%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (15.51%) .NET
2 42 (7.08%) HTML
3 37 (6.24%) XML
4 36 (6.07%) Web Services
5 34 (5.73%) AngularJS
6 32 (5.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 30 (5.06%) ASP.NET
8 28 (4.72%) WCF
9 23 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (3.54%) CSS
10 21 (3.54%) jQuery
11 20 (3.37%) WPF
12 19 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 19 (3.20%) HTML5
13 18 (3.04%) RESTful
14 16 (2.70%) .NET Framework
15 14 (2.36%) Razor View Engine
16 12 (2.02%) Natural Language Processing
16 12 (2.02%) REST
16 12 (2.02%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 87 (14.67%) Computer Science
2 59 (9.95%) Mathematics
3 35 (5.90%) Physics
4 34 (5.73%) Algorithms
5 32 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (3.88%) Data Centre
7 22 (3.71%) Driving Licence
8 19 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.87%) Embedded Systems
10 15 (2.53%) NHS
10 15 (2.53%) User Experience
11 14 (2.36%) Visualisation
12 12 (2.02%) Mobile App
13 11 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
14 10 (1.69%) CMDB
14 10 (1.69%) Fintech
15 8 (1.35%) Device Driver
16 7 (1.18%) Blackberry
16 7 (1.18%) iPhone
16 7 (1.18%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 264 (44.52%) Linux
2 201 (33.90%) Windows Server
3 92 (15.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 88 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (11.97%) Unix
6 39 (6.58%) Android
7 35 (5.90%) Windows 7
7 35 (5.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (4.05%) CentOS
9 23 (3.88%) Windows 8
10 18 (3.04%) Mac OS X
11 16 (2.70%) Windows CE
12 14 (2.36%) Apple iOS
13 13 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (2.02%) Windows 10
15 11 (1.85%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.01%) Debian
16 6 (1.01%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
17 4 (0.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (16.53%) Software Engineering
2 86 (14.50%) ITIL
3 55 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (5.23%) MVC
4 31 (5.23%) Scrum
4 31 (5.23%) SDLC
5 26 (4.38%) Service Delivery
5 26 (4.38%) Test Automation
6 25 (4.22%) Configuration Management
6 25 (4.22%) Workflow
7 24 (4.05%) Cross-Platform Development
8 23 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (3.88%) Multithreading
8 23 (3.88%) Open Source
9 21 (3.54%) Incident Management
9 21 (3.54%) Mentoring
10 20 (3.37%) Migration
11 19 (3.20%) DevOps
11 19 (3.20%) High Availability
12 18 (3.04%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 134 (22.60%) Python
2 119 (20.07%) C#
3 116 (19.56%) C++
4 102 (17.20%) Java
5 80 (13.49%) SQL
6 64 (10.79%) C
7 62 (10.46%) JavaScript
8 51 (8.60%) Perl
9 46 (7.76%) PowerShell
10 24 (4.05%) Bash Shell
11 22 (3.71%) Ruby
12 16 (2.70%) PHP
13 12 (2.02%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.85%) Lua
15 7 (1.18%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.01%) MATLAB
17 5 (0.84%) Tcl
17 5 (0.84%) VBScript
18 4 (0.67%) Fortran
18 4 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 163 (27.49%) Degree
2 69 (11.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (7.93%) MCSE
4 41 (6.91%) MCITP
5 30 (5.06%) PhD
6 20 (3.37%) MCSA
7 16 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (2.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (1.69%) CCNP
10 9 (1.52%) CCNA
10 9 (1.52%) MCDST
10 9 (1.52%) MCTS
11 8 (1.35%) Security Cleared
12 7 (1.18%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.84%) Postgraduate
15 3 (0.51%) A+ Certification
15 3 (0.51%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.20%) SLA
2 13 (2.19%) QA
3 10 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.01%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.51%) ISO13485
6 2 (0.34%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 153 (25.80%) Active Directory
2 77 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (7.76%) Hyper-V
4 20 (3.37%) Virtual Servers
5 17 (2.87%) XenApp
6 13 (2.19%) vSphere
6 13 (2.19%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.69%) Docker
8 9 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.35%) NFS
10 7 (1.18%) Samba
10 7 (1.18%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (1.18%) VMware ESX
11 6 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.67%) iptables
12 4 (0.67%) pfSense
12 4 (0.67%) XenServer
13 2 (0.34%) KVM
13 2 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 50 (8.43%) SCCM
2 23 (3.88%) SCOM
3 11 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.85%) Puppet
4 9 (1.52%) Ansible
5 6 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (0.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (0.67%) Kibana
7 4 (0.67%) logstash
7 4 (0.67%) Salt
8 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.51%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.34%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.34%) Packer
10 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.17%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.17%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.17%) SCSM
10 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 194 (32.72%) Microsoft
2 129 (21.75%) VMware
3 64 (10.79%) Citrix
4 51 (8.60%) Cisco
5 30 (5.06%) Oracle
6 27 (4.55%) HP
7 18 (3.04%) IBM
7 18 (3.04%) NetApp
8 15 (2.53%) SAP
9 13 (2.19%) EMC
10 11 (1.85%) QNX
11 10 (1.69%) CheckPoint
11 10 (1.69%) SolarWinds
12 8 (1.35%) Intel
13 7 (1.18%) Veeam
14 6 (1.01%) Atlassian
14 6 (1.01%) Blackboard
14 6 (1.01%) Sitecore
15 5 (0.84%) Intel Security
15 5 (0.84%) Symantec
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £24,300 to £27,300 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £28k - 32k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £28k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50 - 60k + bonus, 5% Pension, 25 days, flexi time, shares and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits+Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + car + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Social events, development opportu
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £38,000 to £50,000 DoE
Posted: 6 days ago