The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 410 360 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.77% 16.70% 17.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.18% 46.39% 55.72%
Number of salaries quoted 315 295 443
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%
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
771 776 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.53% 35.99% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 606 630 782
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Windows
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -4 257 £37,500 - 37
Peterborough +3 75 £36,500 - 5
Huntingdon -2 19 £37,500 +25.00% 4
St Neots 0 6 £29,000 -31.76% 2
Chatteris - 1 £35,000 -
Ely - 1 £47,500 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 328 (42.16%) Microsoft
2 204 (26.22%) Linux
3 186 (23.91%) Degree
4 176 (22.62%) Active Directory
5 166 (21.34%) C#
6 147 (18.89%) Java
7 146 (18.77%) Software Engineering
8 140 (17.99%) C++
9 139 (17.87%) VMware
10 137 (17.61%) Computer Science
11 135 (17.35%) Python
12 132 (16.97%) MS Excel
13 123 (15.81%) SQL
14 121 (15.55%) Agile Software Development
14 121 (15.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 118 (15.17%) .NET
16 115 (14.78%) Citrix
17 108 (13.88%) SQL Server
18 105 (13.50%) ITIL
19 104 (13.37%) C
20 102 (13.11%) MS Exchange
21 100 (12.85%) MS Office
22 98 (12.60%) UNIX
23 87 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
24 81 (10.41%) Windows 7
24 81 (10.41%) TCP/IP
25 76 (9.77%) Microsoft Certification
26 70 (9.00%) Internet
26 70 (9.00%) Windows Server 2012
27 68 (8.74%) Hyper-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 102 (13.11%) MS Exchange
2 49 (6.30%) SharePoint
3 25 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (2.57%) IIS
5 17 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (1.93%) OpenStack
6 15 (1.93%) CloudStack
7 14 (1.80%) Apache
8 10 (1.29%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (1.29%) Lync
9 8 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.64%) Oracle Spatial
11 5 (0.64%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.64%) LiveCycle
11 5 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.64%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.64%) Documentum
Applications
1 132 (16.97%) MS Excel
2 100 (12.85%) MS Office
3 6 (0.77%) Simulink
4 5 (0.64%) MS Project
5 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.51%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.50%) Office 365
2 20 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.93%) SaaS
4 8 (1.03%) PaaS
4 8 (1.03%) Google Apps
5 7 (0.90%) IaaS
5 7 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.51%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.51%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.13%) GitHub
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 81 (10.41%) TCP/IP
2 70 (9.00%) Internet
3 63 (8.10%) Firewall
4 42 (5.40%) SAN
5 36 (4.63%) LAN
5 36 (4.63%) WAN
6 30 (3.86%) DNS
7 21 (2.70%) VLAN
8 20 (2.57%) NAS
9 19 (2.44%) VPN
10 18 (2.31%) DHCP
11 17 (2.19%) HTTP
12 15 (1.93%) Wireless
12 15 (1.93%) iSCSI
13 11 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (1.29%) Network Security
15 9 (1.16%) SSL
15 9 (1.16%) VoIP
16 7 (0.90%) Intranet
16 7 (0.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.11%) MySQL
3 23 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.16%) Big Data
6 8 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.90%) Hadoop
7 7 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (0.77%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.77%) DB2
9 5 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.64%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.51%) OLAP
10 4 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.39%) Text Mining
11 3 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 42 (5.40%) NUnit
2 35 (4.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 35 (4.50%) Moq
3 29 (3.73%) MSTest
4 28 (3.60%) Subversion
5 27 (3.47%) Git (software)
6 23 (2.96%) Jenkins
7 20 (2.57%) Eclipse
8 18 (2.31%) Visual Studio
9 12 (1.54%) Selenium
9 12 (1.54%) Hudson
10 11 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (0.90%) MSBuild
11 7 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (0.90%) Ant
12 6 (0.77%) LabVIEW
12 6 (0.77%) QUnit
12 6 (0.77%) JIRA
13 4 (0.51%) Maven
13 4 (0.51%) CruiseControl
General
1 35 (4.50%) Electronics
2 31 (3.98%) Finance
3 27 (3.47%) Marketing
4 23 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.80%) Military
7 11 (1.41%) Multimedia
8 10 (1.29%) Banking
8 10 (1.29%) Automotive
9 9 (1.16%) Retail
10 8 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.77%) Games
12 5 (0.64%) Back Office
12 5 (0.64%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.39%) Legal
13 3 (0.39%) German Language
13 3 (0.39%) Japanese Language
14 2 (0.26%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.26%) French Language
15 1 (0.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 155 (19.92%) Developer
2 122 (15.68%) Software Engineer
3 91 (11.70%) Analyst
4 74 (9.51%) Support Engineer
5 69 (8.87%) Administrator
6 43 (5.53%) Support Analyst
6 43 (5.53%) C# Developer
6 43 (5.53%) IT Support
7 39 (5.01%) Systems Administrator
8 36 (4.63%) Consultant
8 36 (4.63%) Service Analyst
9 35 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
9 35 (4.50%) Service Desk Analyst
10 32 (4.11%) Test Engineer
10 32 (4.11%) Senior Software Engineer
11 27 (3.47%) Junior
11 27 (3.47%) Graduate
11 27 (3.47%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (3.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 25 (3.21%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (15.17%) .NET
2 56 (7.20%) HTML
3 41 (5.27%) WPF
4 38 (4.88%) ASP.NET
4 38 (4.88%) WinForms
5 36 (4.63%) Web Services
6 31 (3.98%) XML
7 29 (3.73%) Castle Windsor
7 29 (3.73%) Ninject
7 29 (3.73%) Spring.NET
7 29 (3.73%) Unity DI Container
8 25 (3.21%) WCF
9 23 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (2.70%) CSS
11 18 (2.31%) .NET Framework
12 16 (2.06%) REST
12 16 (2.06%) Razor View Engine
13 12 (1.54%) MFC
14 11 (1.41%) STL
14 11 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 137 (17.61%) Computer Science
2 65 (8.35%) Mathematics
3 34 (4.37%) PKI
4 32 (4.11%) Cryptography
5 31 (3.98%) Embedded Systems
6 29 (3.73%) Inversion of Control
7 25 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (2.96%) Mobile App
9 21 (2.70%) Open Source
10 20 (2.57%) Blackberry
11 16 (2.06%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.80%) Device Driver
13 9 (1.16%) GIS
13 9 (1.16%) Client/Server
14 8 (1.03%) iPhone
15 7 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
15 7 (0.90%) Physics
16 6 (0.77%) User Experience
17 5 (0.64%) Algorithms
17 5 (0.64%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 204 (26.22%) Linux
2 121 (15.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 98 (12.60%) UNIX
4 81 (10.41%) Windows 7
5 70 (9.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 63 (8.10%) Windows XP
7 51 (6.56%) Android
8 29 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (3.47%) Apple iOS
10 23 (2.96%) Solaris
11 19 (2.44%) Mac OS X
12 18 (2.31%) Windows 8
13 16 (2.06%) Mac OS
14 12 (1.54%) Windows Phone
15 11 (1.41%) AIX
15 11 (1.41%) HPUX
16 10 (1.29%) Windows CE
17 9 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 8 (1.03%) CentOS
18 8 (1.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (18.77%) Software Engineering
2 121 (15.55%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (13.50%) ITIL
4 50 (6.43%) Multithreading
5 44 (5.66%) OO
6 36 (4.63%) MVVM
7 35 (4.50%) Scrum
7 35 (4.50%) Information Security
8 32 (4.11%) TDD
8 32 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (3.98%) MVC
10 30 (3.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 29 (3.73%) Kanban
11 29 (3.73%) Dependency Injection
12 25 (3.21%) OOP
13 24 (3.08%) Software Architecture
13 24 (3.08%) Test Scripting
14 21 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (2.57%) Configuration Management
16 19 (2.44%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (21.34%) C#
2 147 (18.89%) Java
3 140 (17.99%) C++
4 135 (17.35%) Python
5 123 (15.81%) SQL
6 104 (13.37%) C
7 60 (7.71%) JavaScript
8 57 (7.33%) Perl
9 49 (6.30%) PowerShell
10 28 (3.60%) Bash Shell
11 20 (2.57%) Objective-C
12 17 (2.19%) MATLAB
13 14 (1.80%) PHP
14 13 (1.67%) Ruby
15 12 (1.54%) VB.NET
16 11 (1.41%) VB
17 9 (1.16%) PL/SQL
18 7 (0.90%) T-SQL
18 7 (0.90%) Embedded C
18 7 (0.90%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 186 (23.91%) Degree
2 76 (9.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (5.78%) MCP
4 32 (4.11%) Security Cleared
5 19 (2.44%) MCTS
6 18 (2.31%) MCSE
7 17 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (2.19%) NCDA
8 15 (1.93%) NCIE
8 15 (1.93%) MCAD
8 15 (1.93%) MCSD
9 14 (1.80%) MCSA
10 12 (1.54%) MCITP
10 12 (1.54%) CISSP
11 10 (1.29%) A+ Certification
11 10 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (0.90%) ISEB
13 7 (0.90%) CCA
13 7 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.04%) QA
2 28 (3.60%) SLA
3 24 (3.08%) ISO 9000
4 13 (1.67%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.39%) GAMP
5 3 (0.39%) GCP
5 3 (0.39%) GMP
6 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) WAI
7 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.13%) JTAG
7 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 176 (22.62%) Active Directory
2 87 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (8.74%) Hyper-V
4 30 (3.86%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (2.19%) XenApp
6 16 (2.06%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.29%) Firmware
8 9 (1.16%) Xen
9 7 (0.90%) XenServer
9 7 (0.90%) vSphere
10 4 (0.51%) NFS
10 4 (0.51%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.26%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.26%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.13%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.13%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 30 (3.86%) SCCM
2 9 (1.16%) Puppet
2 9 (1.16%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.39%) SCOM
4 3 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.39%) Nagios
4 3 (0.39%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.39%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.26%) SCSM
5 2 (0.26%) Ansible
5 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.26%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.13%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.13%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 328 (42.16%) Microsoft
2 139 (17.87%) VMware
3 115 (14.78%) Citrix
4 54 (6.94%) NetApp
5 52 (6.68%) Oracle
6 48 (6.17%) Cisco
7 46 (5.91%) HP
8 15 (1.93%) EMC
8 15 (1.93%) Mitel
9 14 (1.80%) Google
9 14 (1.80%) Red Hat
9 14 (1.80%) Apple
10 13 (1.67%) Dell
11 11 (1.41%) MathWorks
12 9 (1.16%) QNX
12 9 (1.16%) Avaya
12 9 (1.16%) Red Gate
13 8 (1.03%) Symantec
14 7 (0.90%) CheckPoint
14 7 (0.90%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Dental
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Training and Career Progression!
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Career Progression!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Babraham Institute
Salary: From £22,327 to £25,256 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £24k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £21k - 24k per year + Pension and Training
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Posted: 3 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
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