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

Microsoft Windows
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 15 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 198 209 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 14.77% 15.12% 17.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.38% 47.50% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 139 177 235
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,000
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 393 440 522
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 29.31% 31.84% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 284 366 460
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 228 (53.77%) Linux
2 156 (36.79%) Degree
3 127 (29.95%) Microsoft
4 126 (29.72%) Windows Server
5 115 (27.12%) C++
6 111 (26.18%) Python
7 109 (25.71%) Java
8 105 (24.76%) C#
9 97 (22.88%) Software Engineering
10 94 (22.17%) VMware
11 93 (21.93%) SQL Server
12 80 (18.87%) .NET
13 78 (18.40%) Mathematics
14 75 (17.69%) SQL
15 71 (16.75%) Perl
16 70 (16.51%) Active Directory
16 70 (16.51%) Computer Science
17 67 (15.80%) Firewall
18 63 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
19 62 (14.62%) Windows Server 2012
20 51 (12.03%) IIS
21 49 (11.56%) Unix
21 49 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
22 47 (11.08%) Finance
23 45 (10.61%) PowerShell
24 44 (10.38%) Hyper-V
24 44 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
24 44 (10.38%) Cisco
25 43 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
26 40 (9.43%) JavaScript

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 51 (12.03%) IIS
2 33 (7.78%) Apache
2 33 (7.78%) MS Exchange
3 19 (4.48%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.54%) nginx
4 15 (3.54%) OpenStack
5 14 (3.30%) ColdFusion
6 10 (2.36%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.12%) Skype for Business
8 8 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.42%) Confluence
9 6 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.42%) Moodle
10 5 (1.18%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.71%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.71%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.47%) JBoss
12 2 (0.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 26 (6.13%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.42%) 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 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (6.37%) Office 365
4 14 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (3.07%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (2.12%) 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 67 (15.80%) Firewall
2 32 (7.55%) DNS
3 29 (6.84%) TCP/IP
4 27 (6.37%) Wireless
5 18 (4.25%) Bluetooth
5 18 (4.25%) DHCP
6 17 (4.01%) Network Security
7 15 (3.54%) 802.11
8 13 (3.07%) Internet
8 13 (3.07%) LAN
9 11 (2.59%) VPN
9 11 (2.59%) WAN
9 11 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (2.36%) VLAN
11 9 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (2.12%) LDAP
12 8 (1.89%) IPsec
12 8 (1.89%) VoIP
13 7 (1.65%) Ethernet
13 7 (1.65%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (21.93%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.30%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (3.07%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.65%) Big Data
7 6 (1.42%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.18%) MySQL
9 4 (0.94%) GIS
9 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.71%) MS Access
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 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (7.31%) Jenkins
2 25 (5.90%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.01%) TeamCity
4 15 (3.54%) Selenium
5 14 (3.30%) Vagrant
6 12 (2.83%) NUnit
7 10 (2.36%) JIRA
8 8 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (1.89%) Visual Studio
9 7 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.42%) Moq
10 6 (1.42%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.18%) Maven
12 3 (0.71%) Ant
12 3 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.71%) CppUnit
12 3 (0.71%) Gradle
12 3 (0.71%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.71%) JUnit
12 3 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (11.08%) Finance
2 17 (4.01%) Banking
2 17 (4.01%) Electronics
3 13 (3.07%) Automotive
4 11 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.18%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.18%) Marketing
6 4 (0.94%) Legal
7 3 (0.71%) Law
8 2 (0.47%) French Language
8 2 (0.47%) Games
8 2 (0.47%) Publishing
8 2 (0.47%) Retail
9 1 (0.24%) Billing
9 1 (0.24%) German Language
9 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.24%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 103 (24.29%) Developer
2 78 (18.40%) Software Engineer
3 63 (14.86%) C++ Software Engineer
4 52 (12.26%) Support Engineer
5 37 (8.73%) Software Developer
5 37 (8.73%) Windows Engineer
6 34 (8.02%) Administrator
6 34 (8.02%) C# Developer
7 31 (7.31%) Graduate
7 31 (7.31%) IT Support
8 29 (6.84%) Analyst
8 29 (6.84%) C++ Developer
9 28 (6.60%) Embedded Engineer
10 25 (5.90%) C++ Software Developer
10 25 (5.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 25 (5.90%) Java Developer
11 24 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
11 24 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
12 22 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
13 21 (4.95%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (18.87%) .NET
2 37 (8.73%) ASP.NET Web API
3 35 (8.25%) Web Services
4 28 (6.60%) ASP.NET
4 28 (6.60%) WCF
5 26 (6.13%) HTML
6 25 (5.90%) WPF
7 22 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (4.72%) XML
9 18 (4.25%) AngularJS
9 18 (4.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 17 (4.01%) RESTful
11 16 (3.77%) CSS
12 15 (3.54%) 802.1X
13 14 (3.30%) WinForms
14 13 (3.07%) .NET Framework
14 13 (3.07%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (3.07%) Razor View Engine
15 12 (2.83%) SignalR
15 12 (2.83%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 70 (16.51%) Computer Science
2 28 (6.60%) Algorithms
2 28 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.54%) NHS
4 14 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (3.30%) Private Cloud
5 13 (3.07%) Augmented Reality
5 13 (3.07%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (2.36%) Fintech
7 8 (1.89%) Driving Licence
7 8 (1.89%) User Experience
8 7 (1.65%) 3D Printing
8 7 (1.65%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.65%) Life Science
8 7 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.42%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.42%) iPhone
9 6 (1.42%) Learning Management System
9 6 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.42%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 228 (53.77%) Linux
2 126 (29.72%) Windows Server
3 62 (14.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (11.56%) Unix
5 37 (8.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (8.25%) Android
7 25 (5.90%) Windows 10
8 24 (5.66%) Windows 7
9 22 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (3.30%) Windows 8
11 11 (2.59%) Apple iOS
11 11 (2.59%) Mac OS X
12 10 (2.36%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 9 (2.12%) Debian
14 7 (1.65%) CentOS
14 7 (1.65%) Solaris
15 6 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.71%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (22.88%) Software Engineering
2 78 (18.40%) Mathematics
3 49 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (9.20%) SDLC
5 37 (8.73%) ITIL
6 27 (6.37%) MVC
6 27 (6.37%) Workflow
7 26 (6.13%) Cross-Platform Development
7 26 (6.13%) DevOps
7 26 (6.13%) Physics
7 26 (6.13%) Scrum
8 22 (5.19%) Multithreading
9 21 (4.95%) Android Development
9 21 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (4.72%) Configuration Management
11 19 (4.48%) Machine Learning
12 18 (4.25%) Test Automation
13 17 (4.01%) Cybersecurity
14 16 (3.77%) OO
14 16 (3.77%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 115 (27.12%) C++
2 111 (26.18%) Python
3 109 (25.71%) Java
4 105 (24.76%) C#
5 75 (17.69%) SQL
6 71 (16.75%) Perl
7 45 (10.61%) PowerShell
8 40 (9.43%) JavaScript
9 38 (8.96%) Bash Shell
10 37 (8.73%) C
11 26 (6.13%) Ruby
12 10 (2.36%) Lua
13 9 (2.12%) PHP
14 4 (0.94%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.94%) VB
14 4 (0.94%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.71%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.71%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.71%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 156 (36.79%) Degree
2 31 (7.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (5.90%) PhD
4 19 (4.48%) MCSA
4 19 (4.48%) MCSE
5 11 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.12%) CCNP
7 8 (1.89%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.65%) LPIC
9 6 (1.42%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.18%) RHCE
11 4 (0.94%) CCNA
11 4 (0.94%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.71%) CEH
12 3 (0.71%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.47%) CCA
13 2 (0.47%) CCEA
13 2 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.12%) SLA
2 7 (1.65%) QA
3 6 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO13485
System Software
1 70 (16.51%) Active Directory
2 63 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (10.38%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.25%) KVM
5 10 (2.36%) XenApp
6 9 (2.12%) Docker
7 8 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (1.89%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.65%) iptables
8 7 (1.65%) pfSense
9 6 (1.42%) vSphere
10 4 (0.94%) Xen
11 3 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.71%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.47%) Firmware
13 1 (0.24%) GFS2
13 1 (0.24%) NFS
13 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (8.49%) Puppet
2 27 (6.37%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (3.77%) SCCM
4 14 (3.30%) Packer
5 7 (1.65%) Salt
6 6 (1.42%) AirWatch
7 5 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (0.94%) Ansible
9 3 (0.71%) Grafana
9 3 (0.71%) Munin
9 3 (0.71%) Nessus
9 3 (0.71%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.47%) SCOM
11 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 127 (29.95%) Microsoft
2 94 (22.17%) VMware
3 44 (10.38%) Cisco
4 27 (6.37%) Oracle
5 12 (2.83%) Citrix
6 7 (1.65%) QNX
6 7 (1.65%) Sophos
7 6 (1.42%) Blackboard
7 6 (1.42%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.18%) Pegasus
8 5 (1.18%) Veeam
9 4 (0.94%) Apple
9 4 (0.94%) F5
9 4 (0.94%) HP
9 4 (0.94%) IBM
9 4 (0.94%) NetApp
9 4 (0.94%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.71%) Intel
10 3 (0.71%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.71%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
NIAB
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits packag
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £48,000 per annum plus excellent benefits!
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Optional World Travel
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum family healthcare, pension, life ins
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum bonus + health + pension + life insu
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
NIAB
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Owlstone Medical Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 24 days ago
Central Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 26 days ago