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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 32 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 43.24% 31.48% 25.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 94.12% 80.95% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 9
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £61,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
34 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 45.95% 38.89% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 9
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,250 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 September 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 3 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
Keswick - 2 £23,500 -
Barrow-in-Furness +6 1 £19,000 -69.60%
Windows
North West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 36 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 36 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
3 24 (61.54%) SQL
4 23 (58.97%) Oracle
4 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
5 22 (56.41%) AIX
5 22 (56.41%) Solaris
6 18 (46.15%) WebLogic
6 18 (46.15%) SLA
7 17 (43.59%) UNIX
7 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 17 (43.59%) Sun
7 17 (43.59%) Linux
7 17 (43.59%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 17 (43.59%) Oracle9i Database
7 17 (43.59%) IBM
7 17 (43.59%) Clustering
7 17 (43.59%) Oracle RMAN
7 17 (43.59%) Oracle Application Server
7 17 (43.59%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (43.59%) Data Guard
7 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database
8 15 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (35.90%) Oracle Applications
9 14 (35.90%) Change Control
10 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database 12c
10 11 (28.21%) Change Management
10 11 (28.21%) HP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 18 (46.15%) WebLogic
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (12.82%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) VLAN
2 6 (15.38%) HTTP
3 3 (7.69%) VPN
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) DHCP
3 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.13%) Wireless
4 2 (5.13%) LAN
4 2 (5.13%) WAN
5 1 (2.56%) ADSL
5 1 (2.56%) Internet
5 1 (2.56%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle9i Database
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database 10g
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database
3 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) DBA
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle DBA
1 17 (43.59%) SQL DBA
1 17 (43.59%) Administrator
2 8 (20.51%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (17.95%) Junior
4 6 (15.38%) Server Support
4 6 (15.38%) Trainee Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Trainee
4 6 (15.38%) Wintel Support
4 6 (15.38%) Junior DBA
4 6 (15.38%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) IT Support
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.56%) Wiki
3 1 (2.56%) iPhone
3 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) AIX
1 22 (56.41%) Solaris
2 17 (43.59%) Linux
2 17 (43.59%) UNIX
3 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
4 8 (20.51%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.56%) Android
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (35.90%) Change Control
3 11 (28.21%) Change Management
4 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.69%) Network Design
6 3 (7.69%) Data Security
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL
7 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 36 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (12.82%) MCSD
3 5 (12.82%) MCSE
3 5 (12.82%) CCA
3 5 (12.82%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (12.82%) CCEA
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (46.15%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle RMAN
1 17 (43.59%) Data Guard
2 7 (17.95%) SCCM
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 23 (58.97%) Oracle
3 17 (43.59%) IBM
3 17 (43.59%) Sun
4 11 (28.21%) HP
5 7 (17.95%) VMware
5 7 (17.95%) Cisco
6 6 (15.38%) AppSense
7 5 (12.82%) EMC
7 5 (12.82%) Citrix
8 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
8 2 (5.13%) Draytek
9 1 (2.56%) Veeam
9 1 (2.56%) TOWER Software
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