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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 35.29% 20.97% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.82% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 0
Average salary £42,500 £31,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
22 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 43.14% 20.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 0
Average salary £45,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
Barrow-in-Furness - 5 £62,500 -
Whitehaven - 4 £42,500 -
Carlisle 0 3 £28,000 +9.80%
Windows
North West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 13 (54.17%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
2 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (33.33%) CCNA
4 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 8 (33.33%) ADSL
4 8 (33.33%) LAN
4 8 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 7 (29.17%) Citrix
5 7 (29.17%) Firewall
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (25.00%) SAN
6 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (25.00%) UNIX
7 5 (20.83%) AIX
7 5 (20.83%) Solaris
7 5 (20.83%) MCSE
7 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL
7 5 (20.83%) MCSD
7 5 (20.83%) DHCP
7 5 (20.83%) CCA
7 5 (20.83%) Citrix Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 5 (20.83%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) ADSL
1 8 (33.33%) LAN
1 8 (33.33%) WAN
2 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 6 (25.00%) SAN
3 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.83%) DHCP
4 5 (20.83%) DNS
5 4 (16.67%) VLAN
5 4 (16.67%) NAS
5 4 (16.67%) SHDSL
5 4 (16.67%) Wireless
5 4 (16.67%) MPLS
5 4 (16.67%) OSPF
5 4 (16.67%) BGP
5 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 4 (16.67%) SNMP
5 4 (16.67%) VPN
5 4 (16.67%) ISDN
6 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Server Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Server Support
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (25.00%) UNIX
3 5 (20.83%) AIX
3 5 (20.83%) Solaris
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Migration
1 5 (20.83%) Change Management
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) SOA
3 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) CCNA
3 5 (20.83%) MCSE
3 5 (20.83%) MCSD
3 5 (20.83%) CCA
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (20.83%) CCEA
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.17%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) Juniper
4 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
Cumbria
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago