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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 25 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 51.02% 36.36% 17.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.65% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 6
Average salary £35,000 £25,750 £26,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.92% -2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £40,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -
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
31 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 63.27% 36.36% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 6
Average salary £29,750 £22,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.22% -10.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 - 9 £35,000 -
Millom - 5 £18,000 -
Carlisle -2 2 £10,500 -47.50% 1
Kendal - 2 £39,000 -
Wigton - 1 - -
Windows
North West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 39 (84.78%) VMware
2 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 23 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (43.48%) Security Cleared
4 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 18 (39.13%) Hyper-V
6 16 (34.78%) MS Exchange
7 15 (32.61%) DHCP
7 15 (32.61%) DNS
7 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
8 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 12 (26.09%) Citrix
10 11 (23.91%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (21.74%) Replication
11 10 (21.74%) Firewall
11 10 (21.74%) Cisco
11 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
12 9 (19.57%) Windows XP
12 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
12 9 (19.57%) SAN
12 9 (19.57%) WSUS
12 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
13 8 (17.39%) LANDesk
13 8 (17.39%) Asset Management
13 8 (17.39%) ITIL
13 8 (17.39%) UNIX
14 7 (15.22%) AIX

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 16 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
4 7 (15.22%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (8.70%) Lync
6 3 (6.52%) IIS
7 2 (4.35%) Apache
8 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) DHCP
1 15 (32.61%) DNS
2 10 (21.74%) Firewall
3 9 (19.57%) SAN
3 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.87%) WAN
5 4 (8.70%) SMTP
5 4 (8.70%) ADSL
5 4 (8.70%) ISDN
5 4 (8.70%) LAN
5 4 (8.70%) MPLS
5 4 (8.70%) VLAN
5 4 (8.70%) NAS
6 2 (4.35%) FTP
7 1 (2.17%) VPN
7 1 (2.17%) PABX
7 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (13.04%) Billing
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Architect
2 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Server Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Technical Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Support Technician
4 5 (10.87%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Server Support
6 2 (4.35%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Server Specialist
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server Specialist
7 1 (2.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
1 2 (4.35%) MFC
1 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Replication
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.35%) CPLD
4 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.35%) VHDL
4 2 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
5 1 (2.17%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
2 9 (19.57%) Windows XP
3 8 (17.39%) UNIX
4 7 (15.22%) AIX
4 7 (15.22%) Solaris
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (17.39%) Asset Management
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
3 7 (15.22%) Migration
4 5 (10.87%) ERP
4 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.87%) Change Management
4 5 (10.87%) Data Security
5 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.35%) 3D Visualisation
7 2 (4.35%) Business Development
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) Service Management
8 1 (2.17%) SOA
8 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) C
3 2 (4.35%) C++
3 2 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.22%) CCA
3 7 (15.22%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (15.22%) CCEA
3 7 (15.22%) MCSD
3 7 (15.22%) MCSE
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (15.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.70%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) PhD
System Software
1 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 23 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (39.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.52%) XenApp
6 2 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) WSUS
2 6 (13.04%) SCCM
3 4 (8.70%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.17%) SCOM
5 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (84.78%) VMware
2 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) Citrix
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco
5 8 (17.39%) LANDesk
6 7 (15.22%) Lumension
7 6 (13.04%) EMC
8 5 (10.87%) HP
8 5 (10.87%) Dell
9 4 (8.70%) Juniper
9 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
10 3 (6.52%) Oracle
11 2 (4.35%) SAP
11 2 (4.35%) Xilinx
12 1 (2.17%) Polycom
12 1 (2.17%) Veeam
12 1 (2.17%) Hyland
12 1 (2.17%) Symantec
12 1 (2.17%) NEC
Carlisle, Cumbria
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago