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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 48 55 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.72% 16.77% 22.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.19% 77.46% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 44 47 88
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £24,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
63 71 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 21.95% 21.65% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 58 58 91
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,360 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
3 25 (29.07%) MS Office
4 24 (27.91%) VMware
5 19 (22.09%) C++
5 19 (22.09%) Multithreading
5 19 (22.09%) Bash Shell
6 18 (20.93%) ITIL
7 17 (19.77%) Citrix
8 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
8 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
10 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
10 14 (16.28%) Cisco
10 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (15.12%) Java
11 13 (15.12%) SQL
12 12 (13.95%) MCP
12 12 (13.95%) MS Exchange
12 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
12 12 (13.95%) SLA
13 11 (12.79%) C
13 11 (12.79%) LAN
13 11 (12.79%) WAN
13 11 (12.79%) Marketing
13 11 (12.79%) Windows 7
14 10 (11.63%) Perl
14 10 (11.63%) Python
14 10 (11.63%) Eclipse
14 10 (11.63%) Cocoa

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 12 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.30%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.81%) Lync
3 5 (5.81%) JOnAS
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.33%) IIS
6 2 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (29.07%) MS Office
2 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Office 365
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.79%) LAN
2 11 (12.79%) WAN
3 7 (8.14%) Firewall
4 6 (6.98%) VPN
4 6 (6.98%) DNS
5 5 (5.81%) Wireless
6 2 (2.33%) VLAN
6 2 (2.33%) Network Security
6 2 (2.33%) SAN
7 1 (1.16%) MPLS
7 1 (1.16%) DHCP
7 1 (1.16%) SSL
7 1 (1.16%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.16%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Eclipse
1 10 (11.63%) Subversion
1 10 (11.63%) Git (software)
1 10 (11.63%) Hudson
1 10 (11.63%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (12.79%) Marketing
2 9 (10.47%) Retail
3 7 (8.14%) Finance
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Analyst
2 19 (22.09%) Developer
3 10 (11.63%) Java Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Support Technician
5 8 (9.30%) Junior
5 8 (9.30%) UI Developer
5 8 (9.30%) UI Programmer
6 5 (5.81%) Systems Support
6 5 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Administrator
7 4 (4.65%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) C++ Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Architect
7 4 (4.65%) IT Support
7 4 (4.65%) C Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Junior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) Cocoa
1 10 (11.63%) Android SDK
2 9 (10.47%) Qt
3 6 (6.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (6.98%) HTML
3 6 (6.98%) STL
4 5 (5.81%) CSS
5 4 (4.65%) .NET
5 4 (4.65%) EDI
6 3 (3.49%) Swing
6 3 (3.49%) WCF
7 2 (2.33%) jQuery
7 2 (2.33%) Spring
7 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.33%) XHTML
7 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.33%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.16%) HTML5
8 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Mathematics
2 8 (9.30%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.16%) Replication
4 1 (1.16%) Clustering
4 1 (1.16%) Spread Betting
4 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (12.79%) Windows 7
3 10 (11.63%) Android
3 10 (11.63%) Mac OS
4 9 (10.47%) Linux
4 9 (10.47%) Windows XP
4 9 (10.47%) Mac OS X
5 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.14%) Windows Vista
6 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.81%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) Multithreading
2 18 (20.93%) ITIL
3 10 (11.63%) Business Development
4 9 (10.47%) Service Delivery
4 9 (10.47%) Incident Management
5 5 (5.81%) Asset Management
6 4 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.65%) Software Engineering
6 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.49%) E-business
7 3 (3.49%) MVC
7 3 (3.49%) Migration
7 3 (3.49%) OO
7 3 (3.49%) Matrix Management
8 2 (2.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.33%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.33%) OOD
8 2 (2.33%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (2.33%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.09%) C++
1 19 (22.09%) Bash Shell
2 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.12%) SQL
3 13 (15.12%) Java
4 11 (12.79%) C
5 10 (11.63%) Perl
5 10 (11.63%) Python
5 10 (11.63%) Objective-C
6 4 (4.65%) C#
7 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) MCP
2 7 (8.14%) MCITP
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.98%) MCSE
4 3 (3.49%) MCSA
4 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) MCTS
5 1 (1.16%) CCIA
5 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.16%) CCA
5 1 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) SLA
2 8 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.81%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.49%) XenApp
5 1 (1.16%) XenServer
5 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.16%) vSphere
5 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.16%) SCOM
2 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 24 (27.91%) VMware
3 17 (19.77%) Citrix
4 14 (16.28%) Cisco
5 9 (10.47%) NetApp
6 7 (8.14%) HP
7 3 (3.49%) Avaya
7 3 (3.49%) Intel
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle
8 2 (2.33%) Lotus
9 1 (1.16%) Sage
9 1 (1.16%) Symantec
9 1 (1.16%) Wyse
9 1 (1.16%) Dell
9 1 (1.16%) Brocade
9 1 (1.16%) 3PAR
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