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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 294 399 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.83% 15.96% 17.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.11% 51.35% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 252 336 344
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
524 777 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.65% 31.08% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 449 626 647
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 1 September 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 1 September 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 0 191 £40,000 +6.66% 52
Peterborough -5 42 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Huntingdon 0 14 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Ely +1 2 £32,000 -32.63%
St Neots - 2 £30,000 - 1
Chatteris - 1 £18,000 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 231 (35.16%) Linux
2 207 (31.51%) Microsoft
3 157 (23.90%) Active Directory
4 153 (23.29%) SQL Server
5 151 (22.98%) Degree
6 149 (22.68%) VMware
7 125 (19.03%) SQL
8 119 (18.11%) C#
9 116 (17.66%) C++
10 107 (16.29%) Software Engineering
11 106 (16.13%) ITIL
12 101 (15.37%) Python
13 97 (14.76%) .NET
14 96 (14.61%) Java
15 95 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
16 91 (13.85%) MS Excel
16 91 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
17 88 (13.39%) Microsoft Certification
18 79 (12.02%) HTML
19 73 (11.11%) JavaScript
19 73 (11.11%) Oracle
20 71 (10.81%) Computer Science
21 69 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
22 68 (10.35%) Citrix
23 67 (10.20%) TCP/IP
24 66 (10.05%) Windows 7
25 64 (9.74%) MS Exchange
26 63 (9.59%) DNS
27 62 (9.44%) ASP.NET
27 62 (9.44%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 64 (9.74%) MS Exchange
2 55 (8.37%) Tomcat
3 48 (7.31%) Apache
4 46 (7.00%) Lync
5 39 (5.94%) SharePoint
5 39 (5.94%) IIS
6 32 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (2.74%) Zope
7 18 (2.74%) Plone
8 16 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (1.67%) CMS
10 11 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (1.52%) nginx
12 9 (1.37%) JBoss
13 7 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (1.07%) GlassFish
14 6 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 91 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 44 (6.70%) MS Office
3 7 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.61%) Simulink
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.46%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.15%) Tridion
5 1 (0.15%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.18%) Office 365
2 17 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.30%) SaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 63 (9.59%) DNS
3 55 (8.37%) SAN
4 49 (7.46%) Firewall
5 43 (6.54%) LAN
6 37 (5.63%) WAN
7 30 (4.57%) Wireless
8 21 (3.20%) DHCP
9 20 (3.04%) Internet
10 19 (2.89%) VPN
11 15 (2.28%) LDAP
12 14 (2.13%) HTTP
13 13 (1.98%) SMTP
13 13 (1.98%) SSL
14 11 (1.67%) SNMP
15 7 (1.07%) VLAN
16 6 (0.91%) Network Security
16 6 (0.91%) NAS
16 6 (0.91%) FTP
16 6 (0.91%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (4.41%) MySQL
4 25 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (3.35%) Relational Database
6 18 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.37%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.22%) MariaDB
11 7 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.76%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.76%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.46%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.30%) Big Data
15 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
16 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
16 1 (0.15%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 38 (5.78%) Jenkins
2 26 (3.96%) Subversion
3 18 (2.74%) Selenium
3 18 (2.74%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.52%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.07%) WinRunner
5 7 (1.07%) Moq
5 7 (1.07%) QARun
5 7 (1.07%) SpecFlow
5 7 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (0.91%) Mockito
6 6 (0.91%) LabVIEW
6 6 (0.91%) TestNG
6 6 (0.91%) Eclipse
6 6 (0.91%) JIRA
7 4 (0.61%) Xcode
8 3 (0.46%) Android Studio
9 2 (0.30%) SCons
9 2 (0.30%) Redmine
9 2 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
General
1 34 (5.18%) Finance
2 21 (3.20%) Automotive
3 18 (2.74%) Electronics
4 17 (2.59%) Marketing
5 15 (2.28%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.61%) Legal
7 4 (0.61%) Retail
8 3 (0.46%) Publishing
9 1 (0.15%) Military
9 1 (0.15%) Banking
9 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 100 (15.22%) Software Engineer
2 93 (14.16%) Analyst
3 80 (12.18%) Support Engineer
4 70 (10.65%) Developer
5 51 (7.76%) Support Analyst
5 51 (7.76%) Administrator
6 35 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
7 34 (5.18%) Systems Administrator
8 32 (4.87%) Systems Engineer
8 32 (4.87%) Technical Support
9 28 (4.26%) Consultant
10 25 (3.81%) Linux Support
11 23 (3.50%) Server Engineer
12 22 (3.35%) 3rd Line Support
13 21 (3.20%) IT Support
14 20 (3.04%) Linux Support Engineer
14 20 (3.04%) Service Analyst
14 20 (3.04%) 2nd Line Support
14 20 (3.04%) Service Desk Analyst
15 19 (2.89%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (14.76%) .NET
2 79 (12.02%) HTML
3 62 (9.44%) ASP.NET
4 42 (6.39%) jQuery
5 35 (5.33%) MFC
6 32 (4.87%) CSS
7 31 (4.72%) Web Services
8 23 (3.50%) XML
9 20 (3.04%) .NET Framework
10 19 (2.89%) HTML5
11 13 (1.98%) Classic ASP
11 13 (1.98%) J2EE
12 12 (1.83%) Ajax
12 12 (1.83%) WCF
12 12 (1.83%) PhoneGap
12 12 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (1.67%) REST
13 11 (1.67%) SAML
14 9 (1.37%) Spring
14 9 (1.37%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 71 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 69 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.87%) Management Information System
4 25 (3.81%) Pocket PC
5 24 (3.65%) Client/Server
6 20 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (2.89%) User Experience
7 19 (2.89%) Device Driver
7 19 (2.89%) Mathematics
8 16 (2.44%) Replication
9 13 (1.98%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.67%) SecurID
10 11 (1.67%) Blackberry
10 11 (1.67%) LIMS
10 11 (1.67%) Chemistry
11 10 (1.52%) Robotics
12 9 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (1.22%) Informatics
14 7 (1.07%) Clustering
14 7 (1.07%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 231 (35.16%) Linux
2 95 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 66 (10.05%) Windows 7
5 60 (9.13%) Android
6 53 (8.07%) UNIX
7 52 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 50 (7.61%) Apple iOS
9 37 (5.63%) Mac OS X
10 28 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (3.65%) Debian
12 17 (2.59%) Windows 8
13 15 (2.28%) CentOS
14 14 (2.13%) Windows XP
15 8 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
16 7 (1.07%) Solaris
16 7 (1.07%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.91%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.91%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (16.29%) Software Engineering
2 106 (16.13%) ITIL
3 57 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (7.76%) DevOps
5 42 (6.39%) Configuration Management
6 35 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (4.72%) Project Management
7 31 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 28 (4.26%) SDLC
9 26 (3.96%) CRM
10 25 (3.81%) MVC
11 23 (3.50%) Scrum
12 18 (2.74%) Time Management
13 17 (2.59%) Change Management
14 16 (2.44%) Migration
15 15 (2.28%) ERP
15 15 (2.28%) Information Security
15 15 (2.28%) Unit Testing
15 15 (2.28%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (2.28%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 125 (19.03%) SQL
2 119 (18.11%) C#
3 116 (17.66%) C++
4 101 (15.37%) Python
5 96 (14.61%) Java
6 73 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 61 (9.28%) Perl
7 61 (9.28%) C
8 42 (6.39%) PowerShell
9 36 (5.48%) Objective-C
10 33 (5.02%) Bash Shell
11 17 (2.59%) PHP
12 15 (2.28%) VBScript
12 15 (2.28%) Shell Script
12 15 (2.28%) Ruby
13 11 (1.67%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.52%) MATLAB
15 7 (1.07%) Embedded C
15 7 (1.07%) VB
16 6 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 151 (22.98%) Degree
2 88 (13.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (6.09%) MCP
4 37 (5.63%) MCSE
5 20 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (2.74%) MCITP
7 15 (2.28%) Security Cleared
8 11 (1.67%) DV Cleared
8 11 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.52%) CCNA
10 9 (1.37%) MCSA
10 9 (1.37%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.91%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.91%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.76%) LPIC
13 4 (0.61%) A+ Certification
13 4 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.61%) MCDBA
14 3 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.87%) SLA
2 26 (3.96%) QA
3 6 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.46%) JTAG
5 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 157 (23.90%) Active Directory
2 62 (9.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (6.09%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.98%) vSphere
5 11 (1.67%) Postfix
6 10 (1.52%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.37%) qmail
8 8 (1.22%) XenApp
8 8 (1.22%) Varnish
9 7 (1.07%) Firmware
10 6 (0.91%) XenServer
11 4 (0.61%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.46%) Xen
12 3 (0.46%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.46%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.30%) NFS
13 2 (0.30%) Dovecot
13 2 (0.30%) KVM
13 2 (0.30%) Docker
13 2 (0.30%) iptables
Systems Management
1 19 (2.89%) Puppet
2 12 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.67%) SCCM
4 10 (1.52%) HAProxy
5 8 (1.22%) systemd
6 7 (1.07%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.76%) Ansible
8 4 (0.61%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.30%) SCOM
9 2 (0.30%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.15%) SCSM
10 1 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.15%) WSUS
10 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 207 (31.51%) Microsoft
2 149 (22.68%) VMware
3 73 (11.11%) Oracle
4 68 (10.35%) Citrix
5 52 (7.91%) Red Hat
6 47 (7.15%) Cisco
7 43 (6.54%) HP
8 22 (3.35%) Veeam
9 19 (2.89%) 3PAR
10 18 (2.74%) SAP
11 17 (2.59%) Xamarin
12 11 (1.67%) NetApp
13 8 (1.22%) F5
14 7 (1.07%) Sitecore
14 7 (1.07%) EMC
15 6 (0.91%) CheckPoint
15 6 (0.91%) Perforce
15 6 (0.91%) Tableau
16 5 (0.76%) Apple
16 5 (0.76%) JD Edwards
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Shares, Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 40k + pension, life assurance, 25 days hols and more!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50k (DOE) + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Badenoch & Clark
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits (share options,
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, h/c
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £44,799 - £54,755 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k-60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum £100k+ package including bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago