The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 51 46 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.74% 14.74% 23.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 91.07% 88.46% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 87
Average salary £25,500 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
Windows
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 52 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.28% 16.67% 25.39%
Number of salaries quoted 40 43 93
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Windows
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Peterborough region.

Windows Salary Trend in Peterborough

Windows
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 68 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 58 (45.31%) ITIL
3 51 (39.84%) MS Excel
4 38 (29.69%) Windows XP
5 29 (22.66%) VMware
6 25 (19.53%) Active Directory
7 23 (17.97%) MS Office
7 23 (17.97%) SQL Server
8 21 (16.41%) TCP/IP
9 20 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (14.06%) Citrix
11 14 (10.94%) SQL
11 14 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (10.16%) PowerShell
12 13 (10.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (10.16%) Cisco
12 13 (10.16%) MS Exchange
13 12 (9.38%) Java
13 12 (9.38%) Android
13 12 (9.38%) Hyper-V
13 12 (9.38%) Windows 7
14 11 (8.59%) Multithreading
14 11 (8.59%) JavaScript
14 11 (8.59%) C++
14 11 (8.59%) .NET
14 11 (8.59%) Linux
15 10 (7.81%) NetApp
15 10 (7.81%) Objective-C
15 10 (7.81%) Service Delivery
15 10 (7.81%) Git (software)

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 13 (10.16%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.47%) IIS
4 5 (3.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.34%) Apache
6 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.56%) JBoss
6 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.56%) Lync
7 1 (0.78%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 51 (39.84%) MS Excel
2 23 (17.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) PaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Heroku
2 1 (0.78%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.78%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) IaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.41%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.25%) LAN
2 8 (6.25%) WAN
3 6 (4.69%) VPN
3 6 (4.69%) Firewall
3 6 (4.69%) Wireless
4 5 (3.91%) DNS
5 4 (3.13%) Internet
6 3 (2.34%) SAN
7 1 (0.78%) MPLS
7 1 (0.78%) FTP
7 1 (0.78%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.78%) VLAN
7 1 (0.78%) NAS
7 1 (0.78%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.34%) MySQL
3 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.13%) Subversion
3 4 (3.13%) MSBuild
3 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.13%) Hudson
3 4 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.78%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.78%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.78%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.78%) GCC
General
1 9 (7.03%) Marketing
2 6 (4.69%) Retail
3 4 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (36.72%) Analyst
2 29 (22.66%) Service Analyst
2 29 (22.66%) Service Desk Analyst
3 21 (16.41%) Help Desk Analyst
4 20 (15.63%) Support Analyst
5 12 (9.38%) Team Leader
6 11 (8.59%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 11 (8.59%) Developer
7 8 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.47%) Architect
8 7 (5.47%) Junior
9 6 (4.69%) Junior Architect
10 5 (3.91%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.91%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Consultant
10 5 (3.91%) Support Technician
10 5 (3.91%) 1st Line Support
11 4 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (3.13%) Technical Support
11 4 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.59%) .NET
2 7 (5.47%) HTML
3 6 (4.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (4.69%) MFC
3 6 (4.69%) CSS
3 6 (4.69%) STL
3 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.13%) MSMQ
4 4 (3.13%) EDI
4 4 (3.13%) Cocoa
4 4 (3.13%) Android SDK
5 3 (2.34%) Web Services
6 2 (1.56%) WinForms
6 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.56%) JSON
7 1 (0.78%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.78%) WCF
7 1 (0.78%) jQuery
7 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.69%) Mathematics
2 3 (2.34%) iPhone
2 3 (2.34%) iPad
2 3 (2.34%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.78%) Wiki
4 1 (0.78%) FMCG
4 1 (0.78%) Replication
4 1 (0.78%) PDA
4 1 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.69%) Windows XP
2 20 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (10.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (9.38%) Android
4 12 (9.38%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.59%) Linux
6 6 (4.69%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.13%) Mac OS
7 4 (3.13%) UNIX
7 4 (3.13%) Mac OS X
7 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.78%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (45.31%) ITIL
2 11 (8.59%) Multithreading
3 10 (7.81%) Service Delivery
4 9 (7.03%) Incident Management
5 8 (6.25%) OO
6 7 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.47%) Business Development
7 5 (3.91%) Time Management
7 5 (3.91%) OOD
8 4 (3.13%) MVC
8 4 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.13%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.34%) Migration
9 3 (2.34%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (2.34%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (2.34%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (2.34%) E-business
9 3 (2.34%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.34%) Operations Management
10 2 (1.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.94%) SQL
2 13 (10.16%) PowerShell
3 12 (9.38%) Java
4 11 (8.59%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.59%) C++
5 10 (7.81%) Objective-C
6 5 (3.91%) Python
6 5 (3.91%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.91%) C#
7 4 (3.13%) C
7 4 (3.13%) Perl
8 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.78%) PHP
9 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (4.69%) MCP
2 2 (1.56%) Degree
3 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.78%) MCSE
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.78%) MCTS
3 1 (0.78%) MCITP
3 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 25 (19.53%) Active Directory
2 14 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.13%) XenApp
5 3 (2.34%) Xen
6 2 (1.56%) vSphere
7 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) SCCM
1 3 (2.34%) Puppet
2 2 (1.56%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.78%) SCOM
3 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 29 (22.66%) VMware
3 18 (14.06%) Citrix
4 13 (10.16%) Cisco
5 10 (7.81%) NetApp
6 5 (3.91%) Oracle
7 4 (3.13%) HP
7 4 (3.13%) Intel
8 3 (2.34%) 3PAR
8 3 (2.34%) EMC
8 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.78%) Avaya
9 1 (0.78%) Google
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