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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 32.20% 25.71% 7.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.37% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 3
Average salary £34,500 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.96% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £19,850 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £35,015 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
27 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 45.76% 25.71% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 3
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,600 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £28,900 £42,147
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 18 December 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 December 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 - 10 £34,500 -
Carlisle -2 2 £10,500 -50.58% 1
Windows
North West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 30 (81.08%) VMware
2 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
3 19 (51.35%) Security Cleared
4 17 (45.95%) Hyper-V
5 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
5 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
7 12 (32.43%) DNS
7 12 (32.43%) DHCP
7 12 (32.43%) Citrix
8 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
8 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (27.03%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
10 9 (24.32%) Cisco
10 9 (24.32%) SAN
11 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
11 8 (21.62%) UNIX
11 8 (21.62%) ITIL
12 7 (18.92%) MCSD
12 7 (18.92%) AIX
12 7 (18.92%) Solaris
12 7 (18.92%) MCSE
12 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (18.92%) CCA
12 7 (18.92%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (18.92%) CCEA
12 7 (18.92%) Office Communications Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
2 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (18.92%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (10.81%) Lync
5 3 (8.11%) IIS
6 2 (5.41%) Apache
7 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) DHCP
1 12 (32.43%) DNS
2 9 (24.32%) SAN
3 7 (18.92%) Firewall
4 5 (13.51%) WAN
5 4 (10.81%) SMTP
5 4 (10.81%) ADSL
5 4 (10.81%) ISDN
5 4 (10.81%) LAN
5 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.81%) MPLS
5 4 (10.81%) VLAN
5 4 (10.81%) NAS
6 2 (5.41%) FTP
7 1 (2.70%) VPN
7 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Architect
2 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Server Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) IT Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Server Support
6 2 (5.41%) Server Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Replication
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) PKI
4 1 (2.70%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (21.62%) UNIX
4 7 (18.92%) AIX
4 7 (18.92%) Solaris
5 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL
3 7 (18.92%) Migration
4 5 (13.51%) Asset Management
4 5 (13.51%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) Data Security
5 4 (10.81%) ERP
5 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) Business Development
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Service Management
8 1 (2.70%) SOA
8 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Security Cleared
2 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
3 7 (18.92%) CCA
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (18.92%) CCEA
3 7 (18.92%) MCSD
3 7 (18.92%) MCSE
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (10.81%) CCNA
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 17 (45.95%) Hyper-V
3 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) WSUS
2 5 (13.51%) SCCM
3 4 (10.81%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) VMware
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
3 12 (32.43%) Citrix
4 9 (24.32%) Cisco
5 5 (13.51%) LANDesk
6 4 (10.81%) Lumension
6 4 (10.81%) Juniper
6 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (10.81%) HP
6 4 (10.81%) Dell
6 4 (10.81%) EMC
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) SAP
8 1 (2.70%) Hyland
Carlisle
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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