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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 354 345 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.08% 14.13% 21.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.92% 47.39% 61.72%
Number of salaries quoted 303 286 490
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £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
633 728 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.54% 29.82% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 542 581 789
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
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 22 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 22 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 +1 240 £40,000 +6.66% 37
Peterborough +5 42 £32,500 +18.18% 5
Huntingdon +13 18 £29,500 -15.71%
St Neots +3 3 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 257 (34.64%) Microsoft
2 247 (33.29%) Linux
3 194 (26.15%) Degree
4 179 (24.12%) SQL Server
5 167 (22.51%) VMware
6 166 (22.37%) SQL
7 165 (22.24%) Active Directory
8 157 (21.16%) Software Engineering
9 151 (20.35%) Java
10 149 (20.08%) C++
11 148 (19.95%) C#
12 131 (17.65%) .NET
13 122 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
14 114 (15.36%) Windows Server 2008
15 109 (14.69%) Python
16 107 (14.42%) Android
17 106 (14.29%) HTML
18 105 (14.15%) MS Excel
19 104 (14.02%) Computer Science
20 100 (13.48%) JavaScript
21 94 (12.67%) MS Exchange
22 92 (12.40%) Citrix
22 92 (12.40%) Windows Server 2012
23 88 (11.86%) C
24 82 (11.05%) Windows 7
25 81 (10.92%) ASP.NET
25 81 (10.92%) ITIL
26 75 (10.11%) TCP/IP
27 74 (9.97%) Web Services
28 72 (9.70%) UNIX

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 94 (12.67%) MS Exchange
2 59 (7.95%) Tomcat
3 52 (7.01%) SharePoint
4 50 (6.74%) IIS
5 45 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 35 (4.72%) Apache
7 33 (4.45%) Lync
8 29 (3.91%) JBoss
9 25 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 23 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2007
11 18 (2.43%) Zope
11 18 (2.43%) Plone
12 14 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
12 14 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (1.62%) WebSphere
13 12 (1.62%) CMS
14 10 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
15 8 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.94%) nginx
Applications
1 105 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 47 (6.33%) MS Office
3 8 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.27%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.40%) Tridion
1 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.27%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.10%) Office 365
2 19 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.54%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.54%) PaaS
5 3 (0.40%) SaaS
5 3 (0.40%) IaaS
5 3 (0.40%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.27%) Heroku
7 1 (0.13%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 75 (10.11%) TCP/IP
2 59 (7.95%) SAN
3 54 (7.28%) Firewall
4 53 (7.14%) DNS
5 41 (5.53%) WAN
6 40 (5.39%) Internet
7 37 (4.99%) LAN
8 30 (4.04%) DHCP
9 25 (3.37%) Wireless
10 17 (2.29%) VPN
11 15 (2.02%) Ethernet
11 15 (2.02%) Network Security
12 14 (1.89%) VLAN
12 14 (1.89%) SSL
13 11 (1.48%) LDAP
13 11 (1.48%) VoIP
14 10 (1.35%) HTTP
14 10 (1.35%) ICMP
14 10 (1.35%) MPLS
15 8 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (24.12%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.39%) MySQL
3 34 (4.58%) Relational Database
4 31 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (3.10%) RDBMS
7 20 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.48%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (0.94%) DB2
10 7 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.94%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.67%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 64 (8.63%) Jenkins
2 28 (3.77%) Git (software)
3 24 (3.23%) Selenium
3 24 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 20 (2.70%) Subversion
5 16 (2.16%) Moq
6 14 (1.89%) SpecFlow
6 14 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (1.75%) JIRA
8 11 (1.48%) Mockito
9 8 (1.08%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.08%) Maven
10 7 (0.94%) Hudson
11 6 (0.81%) TestNG
11 6 (0.81%) CruiseControl
11 6 (0.81%) Ant
11 6 (0.81%) JUnit
11 6 (0.81%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.67%) Mercurial
General
1 35 (4.72%) Electronics
2 32 (4.31%) Finance
3 22 (2.96%) Automotive
4 17 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.89%) Marketing
6 11 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.94%) Banking
8 6 (0.81%) Multimedia
8 6 (0.81%) Retail
9 5 (0.67%) Legal
10 3 (0.40%) Military
11 2 (0.27%) French Language
11 2 (0.27%) German Language
11 2 (0.27%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.27%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.27%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 143 (19.27%) Developer
2 136 (18.33%) Software Engineer
3 70 (9.43%) Analyst
4 67 (9.03%) Support Engineer
5 48 (6.47%) Administrator
6 45 (6.06%) Consultant
7 39 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 38 (5.12%) Systems Administrator
8 38 (5.12%) Systems Engineer
8 38 (5.12%) Senior Developer
9 35 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
9 35 (4.72%) Architect
10 29 (3.91%) IT Support
11 28 (3.77%) Programmer
12 27 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 26 (3.50%) Java Developer
14 25 (3.37%) Linux Engineer
14 25 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 23 (3.10%) Service Analyst
15 23 (3.10%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (17.65%) .NET
2 106 (14.29%) HTML
3 81 (10.92%) ASP.NET
4 74 (9.97%) Web Services
5 53 (7.14%) jQuery
6 51 (6.87%) CSS
7 39 (5.26%) XML
8 37 (4.99%) MFC
8 37 (4.99%) HTML5
9 35 (4.72%) J2EE
10 27 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (3.50%) Java EE
12 22 (2.96%) WCF
13 21 (2.83%) Ajax
13 21 (2.83%) REST
14 19 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (2.43%) Spring
15 18 (2.43%) JSP
16 16 (2.16%) SOAP
17 14 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 104 (14.02%) Computer Science
2 63 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (3.37%) Mathematics
3 25 (3.37%) Pocket PC
4 24 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 23 (3.10%) Client/Server
6 22 (2.96%) Device Driver
7 20 (2.70%) Internet of Things
8 16 (2.16%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.48%) LIMS
10 11 (1.48%) Replication
10 11 (1.48%) User Experience
11 9 (1.21%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.21%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.21%) Cryptography
11 9 (1.21%) Robotics
11 9 (1.21%) Fat Client
12 8 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
12 8 (1.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 247 (33.29%) Linux
2 114 (15.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 107 (14.42%) Android
4 92 (12.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 82 (11.05%) Windows 7
6 72 (9.70%) UNIX
7 61 (8.22%) Apple iOS
8 35 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (3.91%) Windows 8
10 22 (2.96%) Debian
11 19 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (2.29%) Windows Phone
13 16 (2.16%) CentOS
14 14 (1.89%) Mac OS X
15 13 (1.75%) Windows XP
16 10 (1.35%) Solaris
17 9 (1.21%) Embedded Linux
18 7 (0.94%) AIX
18 7 (0.94%) Ubuntu
19 5 (0.67%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (21.16%) Software Engineering
2 122 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (10.92%) ITIL
4 55 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (7.28%) MVC
6 50 (6.74%) OO
7 44 (5.93%) Scrum
8 35 (4.72%) Android Development
9 32 (4.31%) Unit Testing
9 32 (4.31%) Project Management
10 31 (4.18%) TDD
11 29 (3.91%) Configuration Management
12 25 (3.37%) DevOps
13 21 (2.83%) Automated Testing
13 21 (2.83%) Test Automation
13 21 (2.83%) Mentoring
14 20 (2.70%) UML
15 18 (2.43%) Software Testing
15 18 (2.43%) Service Delivery
16 17 (2.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 166 (22.37%) SQL
2 151 (20.35%) Java
3 149 (20.08%) C++
4 148 (19.95%) C#
5 109 (14.69%) Python
6 100 (13.48%) JavaScript
7 88 (11.86%) C
8 61 (8.22%) Perl
9 44 (5.93%) Bash Shell
10 35 (4.72%) PowerShell
11 34 (4.58%) Objective-C
12 24 (3.23%) PHP
13 19 (2.56%) Ruby
14 14 (1.89%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.48%) XAML
15 11 (1.48%) VBScript
16 10 (1.35%) T-SQL
17 9 (1.21%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.94%) Assembly Language
19 4 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 194 (26.15%) Degree
2 68 (9.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (5.12%) MCP
4 25 (3.37%) Security Cleared
5 24 (3.23%) MCSE
6 19 (2.56%) MCITP
7 15 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 15 (2.02%) DV Cleared
8 14 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (1.89%) MCSA
9 13 (1.75%) ISTQB
10 10 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (1.35%) CCNA
11 9 (1.21%) ISEB
11 9 (1.21%) LPIC
12 8 (1.08%) MCDST
13 7 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.54%) JNCIA
15 3 (0.40%) RHCE
16 2 (0.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.91%) SLA
2 21 (2.83%) QA
3 4 (0.54%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.54%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
System Software
1 165 (22.24%) Active Directory
2 59 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (6.47%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.89%) XenApp
4 14 (1.89%) vSphere
5 10 (1.35%) XenDesktop
6 8 (1.08%) Postfix
6 8 (1.08%) Terminal Server
7 6 (0.81%) Firmware
8 5 (0.67%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.67%) Xen
8 5 (0.67%) qmail
8 5 (0.67%) Varnish
9 3 (0.40%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.40%) KVM
9 3 (0.40%) iptables
10 2 (0.27%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.27%) NFS
11 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 33 (4.45%) SCCM
2 12 (1.62%) SCOM
3 10 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.21%) Puppet
5 7 (0.94%) HAProxy
6 5 (0.67%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.67%) systemd
7 4 (0.54%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (0.54%) WSUS
7 4 (0.54%) ARCserve
8 3 (0.40%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.27%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.13%) MOM
10 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.13%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 257 (34.64%) Microsoft
2 167 (22.51%) VMware
3 92 (12.40%) Citrix
4 65 (8.76%) Oracle
5 59 (7.95%) HP
6 57 (7.68%) Cisco
7 35 (4.72%) Red Hat
8 32 (4.31%) 3PAR
9 24 (3.23%) Veeam
10 21 (2.83%) IBM
11 17 (2.29%) NetApp
12 14 (1.89%) Sitecore
13 13 (1.75%) Xamarin
14 10 (1.35%) EMC
15 8 (1.08%) Perforce
15 8 (1.08%) Juniper
15 8 (1.08%) Dell
16 7 (0.94%) Google
17 6 (0.81%) WorldPay
17 6 (0.81%) Tableau
Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £19k - 23k per year + Be
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wyton, Cambridgeshire
Open Spaces
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Very competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + bonus, pension, health, 25 days and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatteris, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits overtime, shares, 7% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £23 - £26 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire County Council
Salary: £28455.00 - £38392.00 per annum + MB(New).1
Posted: 2 days ago