The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 13 14 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 178 228 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 14.81% 15.37% 17.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.72% 53.90% 50.60%
Number of salaries quoted 125 183 216
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -1.36% +1.38%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 381 423 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 31.70% 28.52% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 279 336 430
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Cambridge

Windows
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Windows in Cambridge

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cambridge

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Windows.

1 226 (53.68%) Linux
2 159 (37.77%) Degree
3 124 (29.45%) Microsoft
4 119 (28.27%) Windows Server
5 112 (26.60%) Python
6 108 (25.65%) C#
6 108 (25.65%) C++
7 102 (24.23%) Java
8 92 (21.85%) Software Engineering
9 86 (20.43%) .NET
10 79 (18.76%) SQL Server
11 78 (18.53%) Computer Science
12 77 (18.29%) Mathematics
13 73 (17.34%) MS Excel
14 72 (17.10%) VMware
15 70 (16.63%) Firewall
15 70 (16.63%) SQL
16 69 (16.39%) Active Directory
17 61 (14.49%) Perl
18 59 (14.01%) Windows Server 2012
19 56 (13.30%) Unix
20 52 (12.35%) VMware Infrastructure
21 45 (10.69%) Cisco
22 44 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
22 44 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
23 42 (9.98%) C
23 42 (9.98%) Finance
24 41 (9.74%) MS Exchange
24 41 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
25 40 (9.50%) Android

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (9.74%) MS Exchange
2 35 (8.31%) IIS
3 26 (6.18%) Apache
4 14 (3.33%) nginx
4 14 (3.33%) OpenStack
5 13 (3.09%) ColdFusion
5 13 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (3.09%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.85%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.43%) Moodle
8 6 (1.43%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.71%) Confluence
9 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.71%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.48%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.48%) Drupal
10 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.48%) WildFly
10 2 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 73 (17.34%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.70%) MS Office
3 5 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.48%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.24%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.24%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.24%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
1 44 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (5.70%) Office 365
3 14 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (3.09%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.48%) GitHub
6 2 (0.48%) PaaS
6 2 (0.48%) SaaS
7 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (16.63%) Firewall
2 30 (7.13%) TCP/IP
2 30 (7.13%) Wireless
3 29 (6.89%) DNS
4 20 (4.75%) Bluetooth
4 20 (4.75%) Network Security
5 18 (4.28%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (3.80%) DHCP
7 15 (3.56%) 802.11
8 14 (3.33%) Internet
9 13 (3.09%) LAN
9 13 (3.09%) VPN
10 11 (2.61%) HTTP
10 11 (2.61%) WAN
11 10 (2.38%) Ethernet
12 9 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (1.90%) VLAN
14 7 (1.66%) IPsec
14 7 (1.66%) LDAP
14 7 (1.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (18.76%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (3.09%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.66%) Big Data
7 6 (1.43%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.19%) MySQL
9 4 (0.95%) MS Access
9 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.71%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.48%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.48%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 27 (6.41%) Jenkins
2 23 (5.46%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.28%) TeamCity
4 14 (3.33%) Vagrant
5 12 (2.85%) NUnit
5 12 (2.85%) Selenium
6 8 (1.90%) JIRA
6 8 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (1.90%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.43%) Moq
8 6 (1.43%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.19%) Maven
10 4 (0.95%) CppUnit
10 4 (0.95%) HP UFT
10 4 (0.95%) Hudson
11 3 (0.71%) Ant
11 3 (0.71%) JUnit
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 42 (9.98%) Finance
2 17 (4.04%) Electronics
3 16 (3.80%) Automotive
4 15 (3.56%) Banking
5 14 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.43%) French Language
7 5 (1.19%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.19%) German Language
7 5 (1.19%) Italian Language
7 5 (1.19%) Japanese Language
8 4 (0.95%) Games
8 4 (0.95%) Legal
8 4 (0.95%) Marketing
9 3 (0.71%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 106 (25.18%) Developer
2 73 (17.34%) Software Engineer
3 52 (12.35%) C++ Software Engineer
4 42 (9.98%) Support Engineer
5 37 (8.79%) Software Developer
6 35 (8.31%) Graduate
7 34 (8.08%) Windows Engineer
8 33 (7.84%) C# Developer
9 31 (7.36%) Analyst
10 30 (7.13%) C++ Developer
10 30 (7.13%) Embedded Engineer
11 27 (6.41%) IT Support
12 26 (6.18%) Administrator
12 26 (6.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 23 (5.46%) Java Developer
14 22 (5.23%) C++ Software Developer
15 21 (4.99%) Linux Engineer
16 20 (4.75%) Support Analyst
16 20 (4.75%) Systems Administrator
17 19 (4.51%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (20.43%) .NET
2 39 (9.26%) Web Services
3 37 (8.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 32 (7.60%) HTML
5 30 (7.13%) ASP.NET
6 29 (6.89%) WCF
7 27 (6.41%) XML
8 25 (5.94%) WPF
9 24 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (4.99%) CSS
11 20 (4.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 16 (3.80%) AngularJS
12 16 (3.80%) Razor View Engine
13 15 (3.56%) 802.1X
14 14 (3.33%) .NET Framework
14 14 (3.33%) HTML5
14 14 (3.33%) RESTful
14 14 (3.33%) SignalR
14 14 (3.33%) WF
15 12 (2.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 78 (18.53%) Computer Science
2 29 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.94%) Algorithms
4 17 (4.04%) NHS
5 15 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (3.33%) Private Cloud
7 13 (3.09%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (2.85%) Augmented Reality
9 10 (2.38%) Fintech
10 9 (2.14%) User Experience
11 8 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (1.90%) iPhone
11 8 (1.90%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.66%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.66%) Device Driver
12 7 (1.66%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.66%) Life Science
13 6 (1.43%) Blackberry
13 6 (1.43%) Learning Management System
13 6 (1.43%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 226 (53.68%) Linux
2 119 (28.27%) Windows Server
3 59 (14.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (13.30%) Unix
5 40 (9.50%) Android
6 34 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (5.70%) Windows 7
8 22 (5.23%) Windows 10
9 21 (4.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (3.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 14 (3.33%) Windows 8
12 12 (2.85%) Mac OS X
13 11 (2.61%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.90%) Debian
15 5 (1.19%) Solaris
16 4 (0.95%) CentOS
16 4 (0.95%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.71%) Fedora
17 3 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (21.85%) Software Engineering
2 77 (18.29%) Mathematics
3 41 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (8.79%) ITIL
5 35 (8.31%) SDLC
6 30 (7.13%) MVC
7 29 (6.89%) Workflow
8 26 (6.18%) Cross-Platform Development
8 26 (6.18%) DevOps
8 26 (6.18%) Physics
9 25 (5.94%) Multithreading
10 24 (5.70%) Scrum
11 19 (4.51%) Android Development
11 19 (4.51%) Configuration Management
12 17 (4.04%) Test Automation
13 15 (3.56%) Machine Learning
13 15 (3.56%) OO
13 15 (3.56%) Virtual Environments
14 14 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (3.33%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 112 (26.60%) Python
2 108 (25.65%) C#
2 108 (25.65%) C++
3 102 (24.23%) Java
4 70 (16.63%) SQL
5 61 (14.49%) Perl
6 42 (9.98%) C
7 39 (9.26%) JavaScript
8 34 (8.08%) PowerShell
9 29 (6.89%) Bash Shell
10 23 (5.46%) Ruby
11 10 (2.38%) Lua
12 8 (1.90%) PHP
13 6 (1.43%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.19%) VBScript
15 4 (0.95%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.95%) VB
16 3 (0.71%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.71%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 159 (37.77%) Degree
2 31 (7.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (6.65%) PhD
4 18 (4.28%) MCSE
5 15 (3.56%) MCSA
6 12 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (2.14%) CCNP
8 7 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.19%) CCNA
10 4 (0.95%) LPIC
10 4 (0.95%) MCITP
10 4 (0.95%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.71%) CEH
11 3 (0.71%) MCP
11 3 (0.71%) RHCE
11 3 (0.71%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.71%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.71%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.48%) CCA
12 2 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.38%) SLA
2 8 (1.90%) QA
3 6 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.48%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO13485
System Software
1 69 (16.39%) Active Directory
2 52 (12.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (8.31%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.80%) KVM
5 11 (2.61%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (1.66%) vSphere
6 7 (1.66%) XenApp
7 6 (1.43%) Docker
7 6 (1.43%) iptables
7 6 (1.43%) pfSense
8 5 (1.19%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.48%) Xen
10 1 (0.24%) GFS2
10 1 (0.24%) NFS
10 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (5.70%) Puppet
2 20 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (3.80%) SCCM
4 14 (3.33%) Packer
5 4 (0.95%) Ansible
5 4 (0.95%) Salt
6 3 (0.71%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.71%) Nessus
6 3 (0.71%) SCOM
7 2 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 124 (29.45%) Microsoft
2 72 (17.10%) VMware
3 45 (10.69%) Cisco
4 27 (6.41%) Oracle
5 12 (2.85%) QNX
6 10 (2.38%) IBM
7 8 (1.90%) Intel
8 7 (1.66%) Citrix
8 7 (1.66%) Sophos
9 6 (1.43%) Blackboard
9 6 (1.43%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.43%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.19%) Pegasus
11 4 (0.95%) NetApp
12 3 (0.71%) Apple
12 3 (0.71%) HP
12 3 (0.71%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.71%) SAP
12 3 (0.71%) Veeam
12 3 (0.71%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Laptop, Mobile, Car Allowance
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Salary: 24k-26k + benefits
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