The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 20 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 25.97% 21.74% 14.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 7
Average salary £50,750 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.15% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £36,250 £39,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
Windows
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cumbria region.

Operating Systems Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 25.97% 21.74% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 8
Average salary £62,500 £22,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+177.77% -15.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Windows
Salary Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Cumbria region.

Windows Salary Trend in Cumbria

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cumbria

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cumbria

Windows
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Barrow-in-Furness - 3 £35,000 -
Millom - 3 £18,000 -
Wigton - 3 - -
Carlisle -4 2 £62,500 +92.30%
Kendal - 2 £39,000 -
Windows
North West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 34 (85.00%) VMware
2 24 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
5 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 16 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
6 15 (37.50%) Cisco
7 14 (35.00%) SharePoint
7 14 (35.00%) SQL
8 13 (32.50%) HP
9 12 (30.00%) EMC
9 12 (30.00%) Hyper-V
10 11 (27.50%) DNS
10 11 (27.50%) DHCP
10 11 (27.50%) Oracle
11 10 (25.00%) Citrix
12 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
12 9 (22.50%) WSUS
12 9 (22.50%) LANDesk
12 9 (22.50%) Asset Management
13 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
13 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (20.00%) Lumension
13 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 8 (20.00%) Windows XP
13 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
14 7 (17.50%) ERP
14 7 (17.50%) Dell

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 14 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 7 (17.50%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (10.00%) IIS
4 4 (10.00%) Apache
5 3 (7.50%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) DHCP
1 11 (27.50%) DNS
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.50%) VLAN
4 5 (12.50%) Firewall
5 4 (10.00%) FTP
6 3 (7.50%) SMTP
6 3 (7.50%) SAN
6 3 (7.50%) PABX
7 1 (2.50%) Wireless
7 1 (2.50%) VPN
7 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
1 7 (17.50%) Billing
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 10 (25.00%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) IT Manager
3 6 (15.00%) Technical Design Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (12.50%) Support Technician
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Replication
2 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) VHDL
3 2 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (5.00%) CPLD
3 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (17.50%) UNIX
2 7 (17.50%) AIX
2 7 (17.50%) Solaris
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (22.50%) Asset Management
3 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
3 7 (17.50%) Data Security
3 7 (17.50%) Migration
3 7 (17.50%) ERP
4 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.50%) ITIL
6 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 4 (10.00%) Business Development
7 3 (7.50%) Service Management
7 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.00%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) PHP
3 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.00%) C
4 2 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) MCSD
3 7 (17.50%) MCSE
3 7 (17.50%) CCA
3 7 (17.50%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (17.50%) CCEA
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (15.00%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) PhD
System Software
1 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
3 12 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.00%) XenApp
4 2 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) WSUS
2 7 (17.50%) SCCM
3 4 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 4 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (7.50%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (7.50%) SCOM
4 3 (7.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) VMware
2 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (37.50%) Cisco
4 13 (32.50%) HP
5 12 (30.00%) EMC
6 11 (27.50%) Oracle
7 10 (25.00%) Citrix
8 9 (22.50%) LANDesk
9 8 (20.00%) Lumension
10 7 (17.50%) Dell
11 3 (7.50%) SAP
11 3 (7.50%) Symantec
11 3 (7.50%) NEC
11 3 (7.50%) Polycom
11 3 (7.50%) Veeam
12 2 (5.00%) Xilinx
13 1 (2.50%) Hyland
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