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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 399 395 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.96% 17.56% 19.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.48% 52.67% 64.21%
Number of salaries quoted 336 344 483
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
775 750 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.00% 33.33% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 626 647 750
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -4 291 £37,500 - 39
Peterborough +1 47 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Huntingdon -7 11 £37,500 +78.57% 3
Ely +2 3 £47,500 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 289 (38.74%) Microsoft
2 217 (29.09%) Linux
3 195 (26.14%) Degree
4 176 (23.59%) C#
5 175 (23.46%) Active Directory
6 148 (19.84%) Java
7 133 (17.83%) VMware
8 132 (17.69%) Computer Science
9 127 (17.02%) .NET
10 126 (16.89%) C++
10 126 (16.89%) Python
11 125 (16.76%) SQL
12 123 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 121 (16.22%) Software Engineering
14 119 (15.95%) MS Office
15 105 (14.08%) SQL Server
16 102 (13.67%) MS Exchange
17 101 (13.54%) MS Excel
18 99 (13.27%) Citrix
19 95 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
20 89 (11.93%) UNIX
21 84 (11.26%) ITIL
21 84 (11.26%) Microsoft Certification
22 82 (10.99%) TCP/IP
23 80 (10.72%) Windows 7
24 76 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
25 75 (10.05%) C
26 69 (9.25%) JavaScript
27 67 (8.98%) Perl
28 66 (8.85%) HTML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (13.67%) MS Exchange
2 44 (5.90%) SharePoint
3 33 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (2.82%) IIS
5 17 (2.28%) Apache
5 17 (2.28%) Lync
6 15 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (1.47%) OpenStack
8 11 (1.47%) CloudStack
9 10 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.34%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.80%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.80%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 5 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.67%) Documentum
12 5 (0.67%) JOnAS
12 5 (0.67%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 119 (15.95%) MS Office
2 101 (13.54%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.67%) Simulink
4 5 (0.67%) MS Project
5 3 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.94%) SunGard APT
1 7 (0.94%) FastVal
2 6 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.02%) Office 365
2 26 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (3.08%) SaaS
4 13 (1.74%) Google Apps
5 11 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.07%) PaaS
7 7 (0.94%) IaaS
8 6 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.54%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 82 (10.99%) TCP/IP
2 66 (8.85%) Firewall
3 62 (8.31%) Internet
4 46 (6.17%) LAN
5 37 (4.96%) DNS
6 34 (4.56%) WAN
7 29 (3.89%) SAN
8 27 (3.62%) VLAN
9 26 (3.49%) DHCP
10 18 (2.41%) VPN
11 16 (2.14%) NAS
12 15 (2.01%) VoIP
13 14 (1.88%) LDAP
14 13 (1.74%) Wireless
14 13 (1.74%) Network Security
15 10 (1.34%) HTTP
16 6 (0.80%) NetScaler
17 5 (0.67%) Intranet
18 4 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
18 4 (0.54%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.42%) MySQL
3 26 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (2.14%) NoSQL
6 13 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.21%) DTS
8 9 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (1.21%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.21%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.21%) Big Data
9 8 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (0.67%) DB2
11 5 (0.67%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 56 (7.51%) NUnit
2 48 (6.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 48 (6.43%) Moq
3 45 (6.03%) MSTest
4 29 (3.89%) Subversion
5 24 (3.22%) Git (software)
6 21 (2.82%) Visual Studio
7 18 (2.41%) Eclipse
8 14 (1.88%) Selenium
8 14 (1.88%) Jenkins
9 12 (1.61%) Hudson
10 7 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (0.94%) Firebug
11 6 (0.80%) MSBuild
11 6 (0.80%) FitNesse
12 5 (0.67%) Toad
12 5 (0.67%) QUnit
13 4 (0.54%) JIRA
13 4 (0.54%) JUnit
13 4 (0.54%) CruiseControl
General
1 48 (6.43%) Finance
2 34 (4.56%) Electronics
2 34 (4.56%) Telecoms
3 22 (2.95%) Automotive
4 19 (2.55%) Marketing
5 17 (2.28%) Military
6 12 (1.61%) Banking
7 11 (1.47%) Retail
7 11 (1.47%) Multimedia
7 11 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.34%) Games
9 8 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.80%) Legal
11 5 (0.67%) Back Office
11 5 (0.67%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.54%) French Language
12 4 (0.54%) German Language
12 4 (0.54%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.54%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 181 (24.26%) Developer
2 98 (13.14%) Software Engineer
3 84 (11.26%) Administrator
4 83 (11.13%) Analyst
5 76 (10.19%) Support Engineer
6 47 (6.30%) C# Developer
7 43 (5.76%) Systems Administrator
7 43 (5.76%) IT Support
8 38 (5.09%) Support Analyst
9 37 (4.96%) Junior
10 36 (4.83%) .NET Developer
10 36 (4.83%) C# .NET Developer
11 34 (4.56%) Test Engineer
12 30 (4.02%) Systems Engineer
13 29 (3.89%) Consultant
14 27 (3.62%) Software Developer
15 25 (3.35%) Java Developer
16 24 (3.22%) Graduate
17 23 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support
17 23 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (17.02%) .NET
2 66 (8.85%) HTML
3 56 (7.51%) WPF
4 50 (6.70%) WinForms
5 45 (6.03%) Web Services
6 43 (5.76%) Spring.NET
6 43 (5.76%) Castle Windsor
6 43 (5.76%) Ninject
6 43 (5.76%) Unity DI Container
7 40 (5.36%) ASP.NET
8 37 (4.96%) XML
9 34 (4.56%) WCF
10 31 (4.16%) CSS
11 29 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (3.49%) .NET Framework
13 22 (2.95%) Razor View Engine
14 19 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 19 (2.55%) HTML5
15 14 (1.88%) Spring
16 13 (1.74%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 132 (17.69%) Computer Science
2 58 (7.77%) Mathematics
3 43 (5.76%) Inversion of Control
4 24 (3.22%) PKI
5 23 (3.08%) Cryptography
5 23 (3.08%) Blackberry
6 22 (2.95%) Embedded Systems
7 21 (2.82%) Clustering
8 20 (2.68%) Open Source
9 19 (2.55%) Management Information System
10 18 (2.41%) Mobile App
11 17 (2.28%) Firmware
12 13 (1.74%) Device Driver
13 10 (1.34%) Grid Computing
14 8 (1.07%) Physics
14 8 (1.07%) Informatics
15 7 (0.94%) LIMS
15 7 (0.94%) iPhone
16 6 (0.80%) EqualLogic
16 6 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 217 (29.09%) Linux
2 123 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 89 (11.93%) UNIX
4 80 (10.72%) Windows 7
5 76 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 55 (7.37%) Android
7 45 (6.03%) Windows XP
8 40 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (3.62%) Apple iOS
10 22 (2.95%) Solaris
11 21 (2.82%) Mac OS X
11 21 (2.82%) Windows 8
12 19 (2.55%) Mac OS
13 17 (2.28%) Windows Phone
14 11 (1.47%) Windows CE
15 9 (1.21%) Windows Vista
15 9 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.94%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.80%) AIX
17 6 (0.80%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (16.22%) Software Engineering
2 84 (11.26%) ITIL
3 59 (7.91%) Multithreading
4 50 (6.70%) Scrum
5 49 (6.57%) TDD
5 49 (6.57%) MVVM
6 47 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (5.76%) Kanban
7 43 (5.76%) Dependency Injection
8 42 (5.63%) OO
9 40 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 39 (5.23%) MVC
11 30 (4.02%) OOP
11 30 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (3.89%) Incident Management
13 26 (3.49%) Information Security
14 21 (2.82%) Software Architecture
15 20 (2.68%) Validation
15 20 (2.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (23.59%) C#
2 148 (19.84%) Java
3 126 (16.89%) C++
3 126 (16.89%) Python
4 125 (16.76%) SQL
5 75 (10.05%) C
6 69 (9.25%) JavaScript
7 67 (8.98%) Perl
8 42 (5.63%) PowerShell
9 36 (4.83%) Bash Shell
10 22 (2.95%) VB.NET
11 21 (2.82%) VB
12 20 (2.68%) Objective-C
13 17 (2.28%) Ruby
13 17 (2.28%) T-SQL
14 15 (2.01%) PHP
15 13 (1.74%) MATLAB
16 10 (1.34%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.07%) Embedded C
17 8 (1.07%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 195 (26.14%) Degree
2 84 (11.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (6.03%) MCP
4 26 (3.49%) MCTS
5 23 (3.08%) MCAD
5 23 (3.08%) MCSD
6 21 (2.82%) MCSA
7 20 (2.68%) MCSE
7 20 (2.68%) Security Cleared
8 19 (2.55%) MCITP
9 12 (1.61%) ISEB
10 11 (1.47%) NCDA
11 10 (1.34%) ISTQB
11 10 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (1.21%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (1.21%) CISSP
12 9 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (1.21%) NCIE
12 9 (1.21%) CCNA
13 8 (1.07%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.91%) QA
2 24 (3.22%) SLA
3 17 (2.28%) ISO 9000
4 8 (1.07%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 8 (1.07%) GAMP
4 8 (1.07%) GCP
4 8 (1.07%) GMP
5 5 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) TickIT
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) WAI
7 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 175 (23.46%) Active Directory
2 95 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (8.71%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (2.14%) XenApp
6 15 (2.01%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.80%) vSphere
8 4 (0.54%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.40%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.27%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.27%) NFS
11 1 (0.13%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.13%) Varnish
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.13%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 33 (4.42%) SCCM
2 16 (2.14%) Puppet
3 10 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.94%) Nagios
5 6 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (0.80%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.27%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.27%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.27%) Ansible
8 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.13%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.13%) WSUS
8 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 289 (38.74%) Microsoft
2 133 (17.83%) VMware
3 99 (13.27%) Citrix
4 54 (7.24%) Cisco
5 49 (6.57%) Oracle
6 39 (5.23%) NetApp
7 38 (5.09%) HP
8 16 (2.14%) Google
9 15 (2.01%) Red Gate
10 14 (1.88%) Dell
11 13 (1.74%) Avaya
12 11 (1.47%) Apple
12 11 (1.47%) MathWorks
13 10 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (1.34%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.34%) QNX
13 10 (1.34%) Zoho
14 7 (0.94%) Veeam
14 7 (0.94%) Sun
14 7 (0.94%) SunGard
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £44,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
RecruitX
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fab Benefits+Prospects
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32k - 37k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
@ITS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £21k - 25k per year + Health and Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Career Progression!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago