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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 354 352 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.59% 14.18% 21.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.46% 48.29% 60.06%
Number of salaries quoted 303 296 494
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
650 729 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.46% 29.36% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 561 596 811
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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 +1 251 £40,000 +6.66% 49
Peterborough +7 41 £35,000 -3.44% 10
Huntingdon +8 13 £29,500 -15.71%
St Neots -3 3 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 259 (35.05%) Microsoft
2 246 (33.29%) Linux
3 197 (26.66%) Degree
4 174 (23.55%) Active Directory
5 168 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 161 (21.79%) SQL
7 159 (21.52%) VMware
8 155 (20.97%) Software Engineering
9 153 (20.70%) C++
10 144 (19.49%) Java
11 139 (18.81%) C#
12 123 (16.64%) .NET
13 122 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
14 113 (15.29%) MS Excel
15 112 (15.16%) Windows Server 2008
16 108 (14.61%) Android
17 106 (14.34%) Python
18 102 (13.80%) HTML
19 99 (13.40%) JavaScript
19 99 (13.40%) Computer Science
20 96 (12.99%) MS Exchange
21 93 (12.58%) C
22 92 (12.45%) Citrix
23 89 (12.04%) ITIL
24 81 (10.96%) UNIX
24 81 (10.96%) Windows 7
25 79 (10.69%) TCP/IP
26 76 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
27 74 (10.01%) ASP.NET
28 72 (9.74%) Web Services

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 96 (12.99%) MS Exchange
2 56 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 50 (6.77%) Tomcat
4 45 (6.09%) IIS
5 44 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 32 (4.33%) Apache
7 31 (4.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 31 (4.19%) Lync
8 27 (3.65%) JBoss
9 24 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2007
10 17 (2.30%) Zope
10 17 (2.30%) Plone
11 16 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (1.49%) CMS
13 10 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (1.22%) WebSphere
15 8 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (0.81%) nginx
Applications
1 113 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 54 (7.31%) MS Office
3 7 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.27%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.41%) Tridion
4 2 (0.27%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.79%) Office 365
2 22 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.08%) SaaS
6 6 (0.81%) PaaS
7 5 (0.68%) IaaS
8 4 (0.54%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.41%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.27%) Heroku
11 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 79 (10.69%) TCP/IP
2 55 (7.44%) Firewall
3 49 (6.63%) DNS
3 49 (6.63%) SAN
4 40 (5.41%) WAN
5 36 (4.87%) Internet
6 34 (4.60%) LAN
7 29 (3.92%) DHCP
8 24 (3.25%) Wireless
9 23 (3.11%) VPN
10 20 (2.71%) Network Security
11 16 (2.17%) Ethernet
12 13 (1.76%) SSL
13 12 (1.62%) VoIP
13 12 (1.62%) VLAN
14 10 (1.35%) HTTP
14 10 (1.35%) MPLS
15 9 (1.22%) NetScaler
15 9 (1.22%) ICMP
16 8 (1.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.87%) MySQL
3 34 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (3.79%) Relational Database
6 21 (2.84%) RDBMS
7 18 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (1.08%) DB2
10 7 (0.95%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.68%) Big Data
13 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.54%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.41%) Text Mining
14 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 63 (8.53%) Jenkins
2 30 (4.06%) Visual Studio
3 28 (3.79%) Selenium
4 25 (3.38%) Git (software)
5 19 (2.57%) Moq
6 17 (2.30%) Subversion
7 16 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (2.17%) SpecFlow
8 13 (1.76%) JIRA
9 11 (1.49%) Maven
10 10 (1.35%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.08%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.08%) Hudson
12 7 (0.95%) Mockito
12 7 (0.95%) Ant
13 6 (0.81%) JUnit
13 6 (0.81%) CruiseControl
14 5 (0.68%) Concordion
14 5 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 36 (4.87%) Electronics
2 29 (3.92%) Finance
3 22 (2.98%) Automotive
4 18 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.89%) Marketing
6 10 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.95%) Banking
7 7 (0.95%) Retail
8 5 (0.68%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.27%) Advertising
10 2 (0.27%) Law
10 2 (0.27%) Legal
10 2 (0.27%) French Language
10 2 (0.27%) German Language
10 2 (0.27%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.27%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.27%) Military
11 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 148 (20.03%) Developer
2 134 (18.13%) Software Engineer
3 80 (10.83%) Analyst
4 67 (9.07%) Support Engineer
5 52 (7.04%) Administrator
6 46 (6.22%) Consultant
7 45 (6.09%) Software Developer
8 42 (5.68%) IT Support
8 42 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
9 37 (5.01%) Systems Engineer
9 37 (5.01%) 3rd Line Support
10 36 (4.87%) Senior Developer
11 34 (4.60%) Architect
12 31 (4.19%) Service Analyst
13 30 (4.06%) Service Desk Analyst
14 27 (3.65%) Programmer
15 26 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 24 (3.25%) Java Developer
17 23 (3.11%) 2nd Line Support
18 22 (2.98%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (16.64%) .NET
2 102 (13.80%) HTML
3 74 (10.01%) ASP.NET
4 72 (9.74%) Web Services
5 56 (7.58%) CSS
6 53 (7.17%) jQuery
7 38 (5.14%) HTML5
8 36 (4.87%) XML
9 33 (4.47%) MFC
10 31 (4.19%) J2EE
11 29 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (3.11%) Java EE
13 22 (2.98%) WCF
13 22 (2.98%) Ajax
14 21 (2.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (2.71%) REST
16 16 (2.17%) JSP
16 16 (2.17%) SOAP
17 15 (2.03%) Spring
18 14 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 99 (13.40%) Computer Science
2 61 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (3.79%) Mathematics
4 25 (3.38%) Device Driver
5 21 (2.84%) Client/Server
5 21 (2.84%) Pocket PC
6 19 (2.57%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.44%) Internet of Things
8 16 (2.17%) Open Source
8 16 (2.17%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.35%) LIMS
9 10 (1.35%) Replication
10 9 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.22%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.08%) Thin Client
11 8 (1.08%) Informatics
11 8 (1.08%) Cryptography
11 8 (1.08%) Fat Client
11 8 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (0.95%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 246 (33.29%) Linux
2 112 (15.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 108 (14.61%) Android
4 81 (10.96%) UNIX
4 81 (10.96%) Windows 7
5 76 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (8.12%) Apple iOS
7 30 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (4.06%) Windows 8
8 24 (3.25%) Windows XP
9 21 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (2.71%) Debian
11 19 (2.57%) Windows Phone
12 18 (2.44%) Mac OS X
13 14 (1.89%) CentOS
14 11 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
15 6 (0.81%) Solaris
16 5 (0.68%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.68%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (20.97%) Software Engineering
2 122 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (12.04%) ITIL
4 53 (7.17%) OO
5 51 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (6.77%) MVC
7 40 (5.41%) Scrum
8 39 (5.28%) Unit Testing
9 34 (4.60%) Android Development
10 32 (4.33%) Configuration Management
10 32 (4.33%) Project Management
11 29 (3.92%) TDD
12 27 (3.65%) Service Delivery
13 23 (3.11%) DevOps
14 21 (2.84%) Automated Testing
15 20 (2.71%) Test Automation
15 20 (2.71%) Software Testing
16 19 (2.57%) UML
16 19 (2.57%) Mentoring
17 18 (2.44%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 161 (21.79%) SQL
2 153 (20.70%) C++
3 144 (19.49%) Java
4 139 (18.81%) C#
5 106 (14.34%) Python
6 99 (13.40%) JavaScript
7 93 (12.58%) C
8 60 (8.12%) Perl
9 42 (5.68%) Bash Shell
10 36 (4.87%) PowerShell
11 32 (4.33%) Objective-C
12 25 (3.38%) PHP
13 15 (2.03%) Ruby
14 13 (1.76%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.49%) T-SQL
16 10 (1.35%) XAML
17 8 (1.08%) VBScript
17 8 (1.08%) VB.NET
17 8 (1.08%) Assembly Language
18 7 (0.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 197 (26.66%) Degree
2 61 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (4.47%) MCP
4 25 (3.38%) MCITP
5 23 (3.11%) Security Cleared
6 21 (2.84%) MCSE
7 13 (1.76%) DV Cleared
7 13 (1.76%) ISTQB
7 13 (1.76%) MCSA
8 12 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (1.62%) SC Cleared
9 11 (1.49%) MCDST
10 10 (1.35%) ISEB
11 9 (1.22%) LPIC
11 9 (1.22%) CCNA
11 9 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.68%) MCTS
14 4 (0.54%) Postgraduate
14 4 (0.54%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.47%) SLA
2 22 (2.98%) QA
3 4 (0.54%) ISO 9000
3 4 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.14%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 174 (23.55%) Active Directory
2 58 (7.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (6.50%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.57%) XenApp
5 14 (1.89%) XenDesktop
6 11 (1.49%) vSphere
7 8 (1.08%) Terminal Server
8 7 (0.95%) Postfix
9 6 (0.81%) Firmware
10 5 (0.68%) Xen
11 4 (0.54%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.54%) Varnish
11 4 (0.54%) qmail
12 3 (0.41%) iptables
12 3 (0.41%) KVM
13 2 (0.27%) NFS
13 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.27%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 36 (4.87%) SCCM
2 12 (1.62%) Puppet
2 12 (1.62%) SCOM
3 8 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.81%) HAProxy
5 5 (0.68%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.68%) Ansible
5 5 (0.68%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.54%) ARCserve
6 4 (0.54%) WSUS
6 4 (0.54%) SCVMM
6 4 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (0.54%) systemd
7 2 (0.27%) Nagios
7 2 (0.27%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.14%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.14%) SCSM
8 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 259 (35.05%) Microsoft
2 159 (21.52%) VMware
3 92 (12.45%) Citrix
4 60 (8.12%) Oracle
5 56 (7.58%) Cisco
5 56 (7.58%) HP
6 36 (4.87%) Red Hat
7 30 (4.06%) 3PAR
8 22 (2.98%) Veeam
9 19 (2.57%) NetApp
10 18 (2.44%) IBM
11 16 (2.17%) Sitecore
12 11 (1.49%) Xamarin
12 11 (1.49%) Dell
13 10 (1.35%) EMC
14 8 (1.08%) Juniper
14 8 (1.08%) Perforce
15 7 (0.95%) Google
16 6 (0.81%) F5
16 6 (0.81%) WorldPay
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