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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 15 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 206 203 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 14.95% 14.70% 17.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.12% 45.41% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 147 175 234
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £27,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £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 411 447 527
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 29.83% 32.37% 35.30%
Number of salaries quoted 301 375 460
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £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 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 232 (54.59%) Linux
2 153 (36.00%) Degree
3 130 (30.59%) Microsoft
4 125 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 115 (27.06%) C++
6 113 (26.59%) Python
7 112 (26.35%) Java
8 103 (24.24%) C#
9 100 (23.53%) Software Engineering
10 96 (22.59%) VMware
11 93 (21.88%) SQL Server
12 79 (18.59%) .NET
12 79 (18.59%) Mathematics
13 77 (18.12%) SQL
14 74 (17.41%) Perl
15 70 (16.47%) Active Directory
16 67 (15.76%) Computer Science
17 66 (15.53%) Firewall
18 64 (15.06%) VMware Infrastructure
19 63 (14.82%) Windows Server 2012
20 54 (12.71%) IIS
21 51 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
22 48 (11.29%) Finance
23 47 (11.06%) Unix
24 46 (10.82%) PowerShell
25 44 (10.35%) Amazon AWS
25 44 (10.35%) Cisco
26 43 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
26 43 (10.12%) Hyper-V
27 39 (9.18%) Bash Shell

Windows
Co-occurring 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 54 (12.71%) IIS
2 35 (8.24%) Apache
3 32 (7.53%) MS Exchange
4 21 (4.94%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.53%) nginx
5 15 (3.53%) OpenStack
6 14 (3.29%) ColdFusion
7 9 (2.12%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.12%) Skype for Business
8 8 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.65%) Confluence
9 7 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.41%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.18%) Moodle
12 3 (0.71%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.71%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.47%) JBoss
13 2 (0.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 27 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) 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 (10.35%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (6.82%) Office 365
4 14 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (3.06%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.47%) GitHub
8 1 (0.24%) IaaS
8 1 (0.24%) PaaS
8 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (15.53%) Firewall
2 31 (7.29%) DNS
3 30 (7.06%) Wireless
4 29 (6.82%) TCP/IP
5 19 (4.47%) DHCP
6 17 (4.00%) Bluetooth
7 16 (3.76%) Network Security
8 15 (3.53%) 802.11
9 13 (3.06%) Internet
9 13 (3.06%) LAN
10 11 (2.59%) VLAN
10 11 (2.59%) VPN
10 11 (2.59%) WAN
11 10 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (2.12%) LDAP
13 8 (1.88%) IPsec
13 8 (1.88%) VoIP
14 7 (1.65%) Ethernet
14 7 (1.65%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (3.06%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.88%) Big Data
5 8 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.41%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.18%) MySQL
8 4 (0.94%) GIS
8 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (0.71%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.71%) Text Mining
10 2 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (7.29%) Jenkins
2 27 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 15 (3.53%) Selenium
5 14 (3.29%) Vagrant
6 11 (2.59%) JIRA
6 11 (2.59%) NUnit
7 8 (1.88%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.18%) Maven
9 5 (1.18%) Moq
9 5 (1.18%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.71%) Ant
10 3 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.71%) Gradle
10 3 (0.71%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.71%) Hudson
10 3 (0.71%) JUnit
10 3 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 48 (11.29%) Finance
2 17 (4.00%) Electronics
3 16 (3.76%) Banking
4 13 (3.06%) Automotive
5 10 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.41%) Marketing
7 5 (1.18%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.94%) Law
8 4 (0.94%) Legal
9 2 (0.47%) French Language
9 2 (0.47%) Retail
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
10 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.24%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 100 (23.53%) Developer
2 81 (19.06%) Software Engineer
3 66 (15.53%) C++ Software Engineer
4 53 (12.47%) Support Engineer
5 38 (8.94%) Software Developer
6 36 (8.47%) Windows Engineer
7 35 (8.24%) C# Developer
8 34 (8.00%) Administrator
9 31 (7.29%) Graduate
10 30 (7.06%) IT Support
11 27 (6.35%) Analyst
11 27 (6.35%) C++ Developer
11 27 (6.35%) Embedded Engineer
12 25 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
12 25 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 25 (5.88%) Java Developer
13 24 (5.65%) DevOps Engineer
14 23 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
15 22 (5.18%) Linux Engineer
16 21 (4.94%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (18.59%) .NET
2 37 (8.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 35 (8.24%) Web Services
4 28 (6.59%) WCF
5 27 (6.35%) ASP.NET
6 24 (5.65%) WPF
7 23 (5.41%) HTML
8 21 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (4.47%) AngularJS
9 19 (4.47%) XML
10 18 (4.24%) RESTful
11 17 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 15 (3.53%) 802.1X
12 15 (3.53%) CSS
13 14 (3.29%) RabbitMQ
13 14 (3.29%) WinForms
14 13 (3.06%) .NET Framework
14 13 (3.06%) Razor View Engine
15 12 (2.82%) SignalR
15 12 (2.82%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 67 (15.76%) Computer Science
2 28 (6.59%) Algorithms
2 28 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (3.29%) NHS
3 14 (3.29%) Private Cloud
4 13 (3.06%) Augmented Reality
4 13 (3.06%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (2.35%) Fintech
6 8 (1.88%) 3D Printing
6 8 (1.88%) Driving Licence
6 8 (1.88%) User Experience
7 7 (1.65%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.65%) Life Science
8 6 (1.41%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.41%) iPhone
8 6 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.41%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.18%) Device Driver
9 5 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 232 (54.59%) Linux
2 125 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 63 (14.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (11.06%) Unix
5 38 (8.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (8.71%) Android
7 25 (5.88%) Windows 10
8 23 (5.41%) Windows 7
9 22 (5.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (3.29%) Windows 8
11 11 (2.59%) Apple iOS
12 10 (2.35%) Mac OS X
13 9 (2.12%) Debian
13 9 (2.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 7 (1.65%) CentOS
14 7 (1.65%) Solaris
15 6 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.94%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 79 (18.59%) Mathematics
3 51 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (8.94%) SDLC
5 37 (8.71%) ITIL
6 28 (6.59%) Workflow
7 27 (6.35%) Cross-Platform Development
7 27 (6.35%) Physics
8 26 (6.12%) DevOps
8 26 (6.12%) MVC
8 26 (6.12%) Scrum
9 23 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (5.41%) Multithreading
10 21 (4.94%) Android Development
11 19 (4.47%) Configuration Management
11 19 (4.47%) Machine Learning
11 19 (4.47%) Test Automation
12 16 (3.76%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (3.76%) OO
12 16 (3.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 115 (27.06%) C++
2 113 (26.59%) Python
3 112 (26.35%) Java
4 103 (24.24%) C#
5 77 (18.12%) SQL
6 74 (17.41%) Perl
7 46 (10.82%) PowerShell
8 39 (9.18%) Bash Shell
8 39 (9.18%) JavaScript
9 38 (8.94%) C
10 27 (6.35%) Ruby
11 11 (2.59%) Lua
12 9 (2.12%) PHP
13 4 (0.94%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.94%) VB
13 4 (0.94%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.71%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.47%) Fortran
15 2 (0.47%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 153 (36.00%) Degree
2 31 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (5.65%) PhD
4 19 (4.47%) MCSA
4 19 (4.47%) MCSE
5 11 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.12%) CCNP
6 9 (2.12%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.65%) LPIC
7 7 (1.65%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.18%) Postgraduate
8 5 (1.18%) RHCE
9 4 (0.94%) CCNA
10 3 (0.71%) CEH
10 3 (0.71%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.47%) CCA
11 2 (0.47%) CCEA
11 2 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.12%) SLA
2 7 (1.65%) QA
3 4 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 70 (16.47%) Active Directory
2 64 (15.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (10.12%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.24%) KVM
5 10 (2.35%) Docker
5 10 (2.35%) XenApp
6 8 (1.88%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (1.88%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.65%) iptables
7 7 (1.65%) pfSense
8 6 (1.41%) vSphere
9 4 (0.94%) Xen
10 3 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.71%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.47%) Firmware
12 1 (0.24%) GFS2
12 1 (0.24%) NFS
12 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (8.71%) Puppet
2 28 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (3.53%) SCCM
4 14 (3.29%) Packer
5 7 (1.65%) Salt
6 5 (1.18%) AirWatch
6 5 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (0.94%) Ansible
8 3 (0.71%) Grafana
8 3 (0.71%) Munin
8 3 (0.71%) Nessus
8 3 (0.71%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.47%) SCOM
10 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 130 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 96 (22.59%) VMware
3 44 (10.35%) Cisco
4 26 (6.12%) Oracle
5 13 (3.06%) Citrix
6 7 (1.65%) QNX
6 7 (1.65%) Sophos
7 5 (1.18%) Apple
7 5 (1.18%) Blackboard
7 5 (1.18%) Pegasus
7 5 (1.18%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.18%) Veeam
8 4 (0.94%) F5
8 4 (0.94%) HP
8 4 (0.94%) NetApp
8 4 (0.94%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.71%) IBM
9 3 (0.71%) Intel
9 3 (0.71%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.71%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£38,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + standard benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £very competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
NIAB
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum family healthcare, pension, life ins
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum bonus + health + pension + life insu
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £48,000 per annum plus excellent benefits!
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge
Bromium
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Owlstone Medical Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago