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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 27.03% 40.35% 37.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 85.19% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 13
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
10 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 27.03% 47.37% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 13
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -22.41%
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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
Barrow-in-Furness -1 2 £24,750 -29.28% 1
Carlisle +1 1 £22,500 -64.00%
Penrith - 1 £26,000 - 1
Windows
North West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (80.95%) SC Cleared
1 34 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 21 (50.00%) SQL
4 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 20 (47.62%) Unix
4 20 (47.62%) Solaris
5 18 (42.86%) Oracle
5 18 (42.86%) SLA
5 18 (42.86%) VMware
6 16 (38.10%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (26.19%) Linux
10 10 (23.81%) SAN
11 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (21.43%) Sun
11 9 (21.43%) EMC
11 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
11 9 (21.43%) AIX
11 9 (21.43%) WebLogic
11 9 (21.43%) IBM
11 9 (21.43%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 9 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
11 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
11 9 (21.43%) Clustering
11 9 (21.43%) Oracle Application Server
11 9 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle Application Server
1 9 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.14%) IBM Notes
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Office
2 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) SAN
2 8 (19.05%) HTTP
3 7 (16.67%) NAS
4 3 (7.14%) DHCP
4 3 (7.14%) DNS
4 3 (7.14%) LAN
4 3 (7.14%) WAN
5 2 (4.76%) SMTP
5 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (21.43%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 9 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.38%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Administrator
1 11 (26.19%) DBA
1 11 (26.19%) SQL DBA
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) IT Support
4 5 (11.90%) Server Support
5 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix Technical Architect
5 4 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.52%) VMware Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Clustering
2 7 (16.67%) VCE vBlock
3 6 (14.29%) Celerra
3 6 (14.29%) CLARiiON
3 6 (14.29%) EMC VNX
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 3 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Solaris
1 20 (47.62%) Unix
2 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.19%) Linux
4 9 (21.43%) AIX
4 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 7 (16.67%) Change Management
2 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (16.67%) High Availability
3 6 (14.29%) Change Control
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 3 (7.14%) Data Security
5 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.76%) ETL
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (80.95%) SC Cleared
1 34 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) Degree
3 5 (11.90%) MCSE
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.52%) MCSD
4 4 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.38%) MCSA
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (16.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (21.43%) Data Guard
3 7 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (14.29%) NetBackup
5 4 (9.52%) SCCM
6 2 (4.76%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (42.86%) Oracle
2 18 (42.86%) VMware
3 9 (21.43%) EMC
3 9 (21.43%) IBM
3 9 (21.43%) Sun
4 7 (16.67%) Brocade
5 6 (14.29%) Citrix
5 6 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (7.14%) AppSense
6 3 (7.14%) Lotus
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco
7 2 (4.76%) TOWER Software
8 1 (2.38%) Draytek
8 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.38%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.38%) Veeam
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Penrith
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + multiple benifits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago