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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 39 45 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 11.54% 14.75% 20.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.00% 73.77% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 64
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,125 £18,750 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,072 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
60 61 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.75% 20.00% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 52 54 79
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,360
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (41.25%) Microsoft
2 27 (33.75%) Active Directory
2 27 (33.75%) Citrix
3 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
4 20 (25.00%) VMware
4 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (22.50%) MS Excel
6 14 (17.50%) MS Exchange
7 13 (16.25%) .NET
7 13 (16.25%) MS Office
7 13 (16.25%) ITIL
7 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET
8 12 (15.00%) C#
8 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 10 (12.50%) MVC
10 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (10.00%) Hyper-V
11 8 (10.00%) Windows 7
11 8 (10.00%) Incident Management
11 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.00%) WCF
11 8 (10.00%) HP
11 8 (10.00%) Cisco
11 8 (10.00%) HTML
12 7 (8.75%) SQL
12 7 (8.75%) CSS
12 7 (8.75%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.75%) IIS
5 5 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (6.25%) JOnAS
6 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.25%) JBoss
9 1 (1.25%) Node.js
9 1 (1.25%) CMS
9 1 (1.25%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.25%) MS Office
3 7 (8.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.50%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.25%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.00%) Office 365
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.25%) Basecamp
4 1 (1.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) SAN
2 6 (7.50%) Wireless
3 4 (5.00%) Firewall
3 4 (5.00%) LAN
3 4 (5.00%) WAN
4 3 (3.75%) LDAP
5 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.50%) DNS
6 1 (1.25%) Internet
6 1 (1.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.25%) MySQL
General
1 3 (3.75%) Retail
2 2 (2.50%) Marketing
2 2 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (33.75%) Analyst
2 14 (17.50%) Service Analyst
3 13 (16.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Architect
6 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Trainer
7 5 (6.25%) IT Trainer
7 5 (6.25%) AWS Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Applications Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Support
8 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.00%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.75%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) .NET
2 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (10.00%) HTML
3 8 (10.00%) WCF
3 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (8.75%) jQuery
4 7 (8.75%) CSS
5 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 4 (5.00%) MSMQ
6 4 (5.00%) COM+
7 3 (3.75%) REST
7 3 (3.75%) JSON
8 2 (2.50%) Classic ASP
8 2 (2.50%) Web Services
9 1 (1.25%) Flash
9 1 (1.25%) LAMP
9 1 (1.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) E-Learning
1 5 (6.25%) HP Storage
2 4 (5.00%) Wiki
3 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.50%) FMCG
5 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.25%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) Celerra
5 1 (1.25%) Animation
5 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.25%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.50%) Linux
6 5 (6.25%) UNIX
6 5 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.75%) AIX
8 3 (3.75%) Solaris
8 3 (3.75%) Android
8 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.25%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.25%) ITIL
2 10 (12.50%) MVC
3 8 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (6.25%) Change Control
4 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.25%) OO
5 4 (5.00%) TDD
5 4 (5.00%) Service Desk Management
5 4 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.00%) Network Management
5 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (5.00%) UML
6 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.50%) Time Management
7 2 (2.50%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.50%) Web Development
7 2 (2.50%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.25%) Matrix Management
8 1 (1.25%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) C#
1 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.75%) SQL
3 5 (6.25%) Java
3 5 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.50%) C
4 2 (2.50%) C++
4 2 (2.50%) PHP
5 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.25%) VBScript
5 1 (1.25%) Python
5 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) MCP
3 1 (1.25%) MCSE
3 1 (1.25%) MCSA
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 27 (33.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.50%) XenApp
4 2 (2.50%) XenServer
5 1 (1.25%) vSphere
5 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) SCCM
2 4 (5.00%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.25%) SCOM
3 1 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 33 (41.25%) Microsoft
2 27 (33.75%) Citrix
3 20 (25.00%) VMware
4 8 (10.00%) HP
4 8 (10.00%) Cisco
5 5 (6.25%) NetApp
6 4 (5.00%) Oracle
6 4 (5.00%) CA
7 3 (3.75%) IBM
8 2 (2.50%) EMC
9 1 (1.25%) Adobe
9 1 (1.25%) Veeam
9 1 (1.25%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.25%) Nimble Storage
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