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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 325 370 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.55% 17.25% 14.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.50% 55.39% 47.25%
Number of salaries quoted 274 319 294
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,475 £24,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
619 668 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.62% 31.14% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 522 577 612
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 -2 202 £39,500 -1.25% 33
Peterborough +6 55 £37,375 +5.28% 4
Huntingdon 0 55 £40,000 +35.59% 2
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 265 (39.85%) Windows Server
2 264 (39.70%) Linux
3 195 (29.32%) Degree
4 185 (27.82%) Active Directory
5 178 (26.77%) Microsoft
6 146 (21.95%) VMware
7 128 (19.25%) SQL
8 125 (18.80%) SQL Server
9 117 (17.59%) Firewall
10 109 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
11 106 (15.94%) Software Engineering
12 105 (15.79%) C++
13 104 (15.64%) ITIL
14 99 (14.89%) IIS
15 97 (14.59%) Computer Science
16 92 (13.83%) .NET
16 92 (13.83%) DNS
17 89 (13.38%) Windows Server 2008
18 87 (13.08%) Windows Server 2012
19 83 (12.48%) TCP/IP
20 81 (12.18%) JavaScript
20 81 (12.18%) CSS
20 81 (12.18%) Office 365
21 79 (11.88%) HTML
22 78 (11.73%) Java
23 76 (11.43%) Citrix
24 72 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
25 68 (10.23%) Cisco
26 63 (9.47%) C#
26 63 (9.47%) PowerShell

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 99 (14.89%) IIS
2 60 (9.02%) MS Exchange
3 48 (7.22%) SharePoint
4 43 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 25 (3.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 22 (3.31%) Skype for Business
8 20 (3.01%) Apache
9 15 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.90%) JBoss
12 5 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.75%) Confluence
13 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.60%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.30%) CMS
14 2 (0.30%) GroupWise
15 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.15%) NetWeaver
15 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.06%) MS Office
3 5 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 81 (12.18%) Office 365
2 43 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (4.51%) SaaS
4 17 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.50%) GitHub
6 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 117 (17.59%) Firewall
2 92 (13.83%) DNS
3 83 (12.48%) TCP/IP
4 44 (6.62%) HTTP
5 42 (6.32%) SAN
6 34 (5.11%) WAN
7 31 (4.66%) LAN
8 27 (4.06%) DHCP
8 27 (4.06%) Intrusion Detection
9 25 (3.76%) Internet
10 22 (3.31%) VoIP
10 22 (3.31%) VPN
11 18 (2.71%) SSL
12 16 (2.41%) Wireless
13 12 (1.80%) VLAN
13 12 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (1.50%) iSCSI
14 10 (1.50%) LDAP
15 9 (1.35%) Network Security
16 8 (1.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (18.80%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (3.46%) MySQL
5 19 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 17 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (2.11%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.90%) DB2
10 5 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.60%) Big Data
11 4 (0.60%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.45%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.45%) Firebird
12 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 33 (4.96%) Visual Studio
2 27 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (3.01%) Selenium
4 16 (2.41%) Gradle
5 13 (1.95%) Git (software)
5 13 (1.95%) Grunt
5 13 (1.95%) gulp
6 11 (1.65%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.35%) Subversion
8 7 (1.05%) JIRA
9 6 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.90%) Maven
9 6 (0.90%) Moq
9 6 (0.90%) NUnit
9 6 (0.90%) QUnit
9 6 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (0.45%) CMake
10 3 (0.45%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.45%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (5.86%) Finance
2 28 (4.21%) Legal
3 19 (2.86%) Automotive
4 14 (2.11%) Financial Institution
5 13 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.50%) Banking
7 9 (1.35%) French Language
8 8 (1.20%) Electronics
8 8 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.75%) Front Office
11 4 (0.60%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.45%) Games
13 2 (0.30%) Back Office
13 2 (0.30%) Marketing
13 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.15%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 125 (18.80%) Developer
2 94 (14.14%) Analyst
3 48 (7.22%) Software Engineer
3 48 (7.22%) Support Engineer
4 47 (7.07%) Administrator
5 39 (5.86%) Systems Administrator
6 36 (5.41%) Graduate
7 35 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 33 (4.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 33 (4.96%) Team Leader
9 32 (4.81%) Systems Engineer
10 30 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 29 (4.36%) Information Security Specialist
11 29 (4.36%) Information Specialist
11 29 (4.36%) Security Specialist
11 29 (4.36%) Senior Analyst
12 28 (4.21%) Network Engineer
13 27 (4.06%) Consultant
14 25 (3.76%) 2nd Line Support
14 25 (3.76%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (13.83%) .NET
2 81 (12.18%) CSS
3 79 (11.88%) HTML
4 59 (8.87%) XML
5 55 (8.27%) ASP.NET
6 51 (7.67%) jQuery
7 47 (7.07%) HTML5
8 41 (6.17%) AngularJS
9 35 (5.26%) Web Services
10 32 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (4.81%) REST
11 21 (3.16%) LESS
12 19 (2.86%) WCF
13 18 (2.71%) SOAP
14 17 (2.56%) J2EE
14 17 (2.56%) Spring
15 15 (2.26%) CSS3
16 14 (2.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 14 (2.11%) Middleware
16 14 (2.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 97 (14.59%) Computer Science
2 37 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 31 (4.66%) Mathematics
3 31 (4.66%) User Experience
4 23 (3.46%) PKI
5 17 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.41%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.26%) Clustering
8 12 (1.80%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (1.20%) HP Storage
10 8 (1.20%) Life Science
11 7 (1.05%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.05%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.05%) Replication
12 6 (0.90%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.75%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.75%) Chemistry
13 5 (0.75%) iPhone
13 5 (0.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 265 (39.85%) Windows Server
2 264 (39.70%) Linux
3 89 (13.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 87 (13.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (8.27%) Windows 8
6 51 (7.67%) Unix
7 45 (6.77%) Windows 7
8 35 (5.26%) Android
9 33 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (2.86%) Mac OS X
11 12 (1.80%) CentOS
12 11 (1.65%) Windows XP
13 10 (1.50%) Windows CE
14 6 (0.90%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.75%) VMS
16 4 (0.60%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.45%) AIX
17 3 (0.45%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (15.94%) Software Engineering
3 104 (15.64%) ITIL
4 62 (9.32%) MVC
5 59 (8.87%) Web Development
6 50 (7.52%) DevOps
7 43 (6.47%) Data Protection
8 42 (6.32%) Information Security
9 35 (5.26%) Scrum
10 34 (5.11%) OO
11 31 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (4.66%) Web Operations
12 30 (4.51%) Penetration Testing
13 27 (4.06%) Information Governance
13 27 (4.06%) Risk Analysis
13 27 (4.06%) Server Building
14 26 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
14 26 (3.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 25 (3.76%) Service Delivery
16 24 (3.61%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (19.25%) SQL
2 105 (15.79%) C++
3 81 (12.18%) JavaScript
4 78 (11.73%) Java
5 63 (9.47%) C#
5 63 (9.47%) PowerShell
6 46 (6.92%) Python
7 33 (4.96%) C
8 18 (2.71%) Bash Shell
8 18 (2.71%) T-SQL
9 17 (2.56%) Perl
10 15 (2.26%) Ruby
11 13 (1.95%) Objective-C
11 13 (1.95%) PHP
11 13 (1.95%) TypeScript
11 13 (1.95%) XAML
12 9 (1.35%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.05%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.90%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 195 (29.32%) Degree
2 72 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (8.72%) MCSE
4 44 (6.62%) MCITP
5 39 (5.86%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
6 26 (3.91%) MCSA
7 24 (3.61%) CCNA
8 23 (3.46%) MCDST
9 15 (2.26%) CCNP
10 14 (2.11%) MCTS
11 7 (1.05%) MCP
12 6 (0.90%) Postgraduate
13 4 (0.60%) LPIC
13 4 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.60%) RHCE
14 3 (0.45%) ISEB
14 3 (0.45%) Security Cleared
15 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (3.91%) SLA
3 12 (1.80%) QA
4 11 (1.65%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.30%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 185 (27.82%) Active Directory
2 46 (6.92%) Hyper-V
3 45 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (5.11%) Xen
5 11 (1.65%) vSphere
6 8 (1.20%) Docker
6 8 (1.20%) XenApp
7 6 (0.90%) Firmware
8 5 (0.75%) iptables
8 5 (0.75%) Postfix
9 4 (0.60%) KVM
9 4 (0.60%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.60%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.45%) XenServer
11 2 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.30%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.15%) Samba
Systems Management
1 33 (4.96%) SCCM
2 32 (4.81%) Puppet
3 30 (4.51%) SCOM
4 24 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (2.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 9 (1.35%) SCDPM
7 8 (1.20%) Ansible
8 6 (0.90%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.60%) CFEngine
9 4 (0.60%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.60%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.45%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.45%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.30%) Nessus
11 2 (0.30%) Nexpose
11 2 (0.30%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.15%) SCSM
12 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 178 (26.77%) Microsoft
2 146 (21.95%) VMware
3 76 (11.43%) Citrix
4 68 (10.23%) Cisco
5 33 (4.96%) Oracle
6 20 (3.01%) F5
6 20 (3.01%) Riverbed
7 19 (2.86%) HP
8 15 (2.26%) CheckPoint
9 11 (1.65%) CA
10 10 (1.50%) QNX
10 10 (1.50%) SAP
10 10 (1.50%) Veeam
11 8 (1.20%) Dell
11 8 (1.20%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.05%) EMC
13 6 (0.90%) JD Edwards
13 6 (0.90%) Rackspace
14 5 (0.75%) Autodesk
14 5 (0.75%) IBM
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 13 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
onezeero.
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Top Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Metaskil
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50k (DOE) + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c. £56k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Great Salary+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago