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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 42 47 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.17% 16.73% 15.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.85% 79.66% 76.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 43 44
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,750 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
61 59 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.68% 21.00% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 55
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £27,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,360
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 1 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 30 (36.14%) Active Directory
2 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
3 26 (31.33%) Citrix
4 23 (27.71%) ITIL
5 20 (24.10%) VMware
6 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
7 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
7 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (15.66%) SLA
8 13 (15.66%) MS Office
9 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
10 11 (13.25%) Cisco
10 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (12.05%) Incident Management
12 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (9.64%) HP
13 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET
13 8 (9.64%) .NET
13 8 (9.64%) C#
13 8 (9.64%) Hyper-V
13 8 (9.64%) Windows 7
13 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (8.43%) .NET Framework
14 7 (8.43%) WCF
14 7 (8.43%) HTML
14 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
14 7 (8.43%) SQL
14 7 (8.43%) SAN
15 6 (7.23%) MVC
15 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.02%) IIS
4 5 (6.02%) JOnAS
5 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.82%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.20%) CMS
8 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.20%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.20%) Lync
8 1 (1.20%) JBoss
8 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.66%) MS Office
3 5 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.20%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.61%) Office 365
3 1 (1.20%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) SAN
2 5 (6.02%) Wireless
3 4 (4.82%) Firewall
3 4 (4.82%) LAN
3 4 (4.82%) WAN
4 3 (3.61%) LDAP
5 2 (2.41%) DNS
6 1 (1.20%) Internet
6 1 (1.20%) FTP
6 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.82%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.20%) MySQL
5 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (4.82%) Finance
1 4 (4.82%) Retail
2 1 (1.20%) Marketing
2 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Analyst
2 14 (16.87%) Support Analyst
3 12 (14.46%) Technical Support
3 12 (14.46%) Service Analyst
3 12 (14.46%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (10.84%) Technical Support Analyst
4 9 (10.84%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Technical Customer Support
6 6 (7.23%) Customer Support Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Customer Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) IT Trainer
7 5 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.02%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Trainer
8 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) .NET
1 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (8.43%) .NET Framework
2 7 (8.43%) WCF
2 7 (8.43%) HTML
3 6 (7.23%) jQuery
4 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (4.82%) CSS
4 4 (4.82%) Entity Framework
4 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (3.61%) REST
5 3 (3.61%) JSON
5 3 (3.61%) Application Packaging
6 2 (2.41%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.20%) MFC
7 1 (1.20%) STL
7 1 (1.20%) Web Services
7 1 (1.20%) Flash
7 1 (1.20%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) E-Learning
1 5 (6.02%) HP Storage
2 4 (4.82%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.61%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.61%) iPhone
4 2 (2.41%) iPad
5 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.20%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.20%) Wiki
5 1 (1.20%) Celerra
5 1 (1.20%) FMCG
5 1 (1.20%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.20%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (9.64%) Windows 7
3 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.02%) Windows 8
4 5 (6.02%) UNIX
4 5 (6.02%) Linux
5 4 (4.82%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.82%) Android
6 3 (3.61%) AIX
6 3 (3.61%) Solaris
7 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.20%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) ITIL
2 10 (12.05%) Incident Management
3 6 (7.23%) MVC
3 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (6.02%) Change Control
5 4 (4.82%) Service Desk Management
5 4 (4.82%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (4.82%) Network Management
5 4 (4.82%) Project Management
6 3 (3.61%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.61%) Software Distribution
7 2 (2.41%) Web Development
7 2 (2.41%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.41%) OO
8 1 (1.20%) CRM
8 1 (1.20%) ERP
8 1 (1.20%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) C#
2 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.43%) SQL
3 4 (4.82%) Java
3 4 (4.82%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.41%) PHP
5 1 (1.20%) VBScript
5 1 (1.20%) C
5 1 (1.20%) C++
5 1 (1.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) MCP
2 1 (1.20%) MCSE
2 1 (1.20%) MCSA
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.20%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 30 (36.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.64%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.41%) XenServer
5 1 (1.20%) vSphere
5 1 (1.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) SCCM
2 4 (4.82%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.20%) SCOM
3 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
2 26 (31.33%) Citrix
3 20 (24.10%) VMware
4 11 (13.25%) Cisco
5 8 (9.64%) HP
6 5 (6.02%) NetApp
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle
7 4 (4.82%) CA
8 3 (3.61%) IBM
9 2 (2.41%) EMC
10 1 (1.20%) Adobe
10 1 (1.20%) Veeam
10 1 (1.20%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.20%) Nimble Storage
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