Period
to 26 July 2017

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 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 460 348 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.87% 13.58% 16.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.83% 41.18% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 362 324 462
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.62% -7.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,875 £53,750 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +6.67%

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 839 845 936
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 30.77% 32.98% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 644 701 800
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

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 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 (50.43%) Linux
2 193 (41.96%) C++
3 148 (32.17%) Software Engineering
4 145 (31.52%) Degree
5 138 (30.00%) C#
6 130 (28.26%) Java
7 118 (25.65%) Python
8 112 (24.35%) Microsoft
9 104 (22.61%) Windows Server
10 103 (22.39%) Computer Science
11 94 (20.43%) VMware
12 87 (18.91%) Mathematics
13 82 (17.83%) SQL
13 82 (17.83%) SQL Server
14 73 (15.87%) .NET
15 67 (14.57%) Firewall
16 66 (14.35%) VMware Infrastructure
17 65 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
17 65 (14.13%) Active Directory
18 63 (13.70%) C
18 63 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
19 62 (13.48%) Finance
20 55 (11.96%) Perl
20 55 (11.96%) Physics
21 54 (11.74%) Algorithms
22 53 (11.52%) SDLC
22 53 (11.52%) Windows Server 2012
23 50 (10.87%) Computer Science Degree
24 49 (10.65%) IIS
24 49 (10.65%) Android

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 49 (10.65%) IIS
2 29 (6.30%) Apache
3 22 (4.78%) Tomcat
4 18 (3.91%) MS Exchange
5 14 (3.04%) nginx
6 13 (2.83%) OpenStack
7 12 (2.61%) ColdFusion
8 11 (2.39%) Cloud Foundry
9 9 (1.96%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.30%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.09%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.09%) Confluence
11 5 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.65%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.65%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.22%) SAS
13 1 (0.22%) Smallworld
Applications
1 28 (6.09%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (8.04%) Office 365
4 13 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (2.39%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.43%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.22%) GitHub
8 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.22%) IaaS
8 1 (0.22%) PaaS
8 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (14.57%) Firewall
2 34 (7.39%) Wireless
3 31 (6.74%) TCP/IP
4 22 (4.78%) Network Security
5 19 (4.13%) DNS
6 16 (3.48%) SAN
7 15 (3.26%) DHCP
8 14 (3.04%) VLAN
9 11 (2.39%) Internet
10 10 (2.17%) VoIP
10 10 (2.17%) VPN
11 9 (1.96%) NAS
12 8 (1.74%) Skype
13 7 (1.52%) LAN
13 7 (1.52%) SSL
13 7 (1.52%) WAN
14 6 (1.30%) LDAP
15 5 (1.09%) Cisco Wireless
15 5 (1.09%) SMS
15 5 (1.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (17.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.39%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (2.39%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (0.87%) GIS
4 3 (0.65%) Big Data
4 3 (0.65%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.65%) Text Mining
5 2 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.43%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.43%) RavenDB
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.22%) DocumentDB
6 1 (0.22%) MS Access
6 1 (0.22%) MySQL
6 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (7.61%) Git (software)
2 34 (7.39%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.91%) TeamCity
4 13 (2.83%) NUnit
5 12 (2.61%) Vagrant
6 11 (2.39%) JIRA
6 11 (2.39%) MSTest
6 11 (2.39%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.52%) MSI
7 7 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.52%) WiX
8 6 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.30%) Selenium
9 4 (0.87%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.65%) Ant
10 3 (0.65%) Gradle
10 3 (0.65%) Hudson
10 3 (0.65%) JUnit
10 3 (0.65%) LabVIEW
10 3 (0.65%) Maven
General
1 62 (13.48%) Finance
2 16 (3.48%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.04%) Banking
4 9 (1.96%) Automotive
5 7 (1.52%) Retail
6 6 (1.30%) Electronics
7 4 (0.87%) Law
7 4 (0.87%) Marketing
8 3 (0.65%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.43%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) French Language
10 1 (0.22%) German Language
10 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.22%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (30.65%) Software Engineer
2 117 (25.43%) C++ Software Engineer
2 117 (25.43%) Developer
3 69 (15.00%) C++ Developer
4 54 (11.74%) Software Developer
5 48 (10.43%) C++ Software Developer
6 47 (10.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 45 (9.78%) Support Engineer
8 43 (9.35%) C# Developer
9 36 (7.83%) Administrator
10 34 (7.39%) Graduate
11 33 (7.17%) Analyst
12 31 (6.74%) DevOps Engineer
13 29 (6.30%) Windows Engineer
14 27 (5.87%) C Software Engineer
14 27 (5.87%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 27 (5.87%) Systems Administrator
15 26 (5.65%) C Developer
15 26 (5.65%) C/C++ Developer
15 26 (5.65%) C/C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (15.87%) .NET
2 28 (6.09%) ASP.NET
2 28 (6.09%) HTML
3 27 (5.87%) Web Services
4 26 (5.65%) Apache Axis
4 26 (5.65%) WPF
5 19 (4.13%) STL
6 17 (3.70%) WinForms
7 16 (3.48%) POSIX
8 15 (3.26%) CSS
9 14 (3.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (2.83%) MFC
10 13 (2.83%) XML
11 12 (2.61%) AngularJS
11 12 (2.61%) jQuery
12 11 (2.39%) Ninject
12 11 (2.39%) Qt
12 11 (2.39%) Spring.NET
12 11 (2.39%) Unity DI Container
13 10 (2.17%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 103 (22.39%) Computer Science
2 54 (11.74%) Algorithms
3 35 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (6.09%) 3D Printing
5 15 (3.26%) HP Storage
6 13 (2.83%) Data Structures
7 12 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.61%) Private Cloud
8 11 (2.39%) Social Network
9 10 (2.17%) Client/Server
9 10 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 10 (2.17%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.74%) Cyberthreat
10 8 (1.74%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.74%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.74%) NHS
11 6 (1.30%) Augmented Reality
12 5 (1.09%) Driving Licence
12 5 (1.09%) Life Science
12 5 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 232 (50.43%) Linux
2 104 (22.61%) Windows Server
3 53 (11.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (10.65%) Android
5 32 (6.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (6.74%) Unix
7 29 (6.30%) Windows 10
8 26 (5.65%) Apple iOS
9 18 (3.91%) Windows 7
10 16 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (3.26%) Mac OS
12 12 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (2.61%) Windows 8
12 12 (2.61%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 8 (1.74%) CentOS
14 6 (1.30%) Debian
14 6 (1.30%) Solaris
15 5 (1.09%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.87%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (32.17%) Software Engineering
2 87 (18.91%) Mathematics
3 65 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (11.96%) Physics
5 53 (11.52%) SDLC
6 47 (10.22%) Multithreading
7 37 (8.04%) Scrum
8 36 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (7.17%) DevOps
10 32 (6.96%) OO
11 28 (6.09%) CAD
11 28 (6.09%) CAE
11 28 (6.09%) ITIL
12 27 (5.87%) Machine Learning
12 27 (5.87%) Test Automation
13 26 (5.65%) Content Writing
14 24 (5.22%) Configuration Management
15 23 (5.00%) TDD
16 21 (4.57%) Artificial Intelligence
16 21 (4.57%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 193 (41.96%) C++
2 138 (30.00%) C#
3 130 (28.26%) Java
4 118 (25.65%) Python
5 82 (17.83%) SQL
6 63 (13.70%) C
7 55 (11.96%) Perl
8 42 (9.13%) PowerShell
9 41 (8.91%) Bash Shell
10 38 (8.26%) JavaScript
11 19 (4.13%) Ruby
12 15 (3.26%) Objective-C
13 14 (3.04%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.52%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.30%) Embedded C++
16 3 (0.65%) Lua
17 2 (0.43%) Fortran
17 2 (0.43%) Haskell
17 2 (0.43%) OCaml
17 2 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 145 (31.52%) Degree
2 50 (10.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
5 15 (3.26%) MCP
5 15 (3.26%) MCSA
6 12 (2.61%) MCSE
7 8 (1.74%) CCNP
7 8 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.52%) LPIC
8 7 (1.52%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.30%) PhD
10 5 (1.09%) RHCE
10 5 (1.09%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.65%) CEH
12 3 (0.65%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.65%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.43%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.43%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.26%) QA
2 5 (1.09%) SLA
3 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (14.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (14.13%) Active Directory
3 48 (10.43%) Hyper-V
4 28 (6.09%) Docker
5 16 (3.48%) KVM
6 6 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.30%) XenApp
7 5 (1.09%) Firmware
7 5 (1.09%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.87%) Xen
9 3 (0.65%) iptables
9 3 (0.65%) pfSense
9 3 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.43%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.43%) vSphere
11 1 (0.22%) GFS2
11 1 (0.22%) NFS
11 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (8.48%) Puppet
2 27 (5.87%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (2.83%) SCCM
4 12 (2.61%) Packer
5 8 (1.74%) Grafana
5 8 (1.74%) Munin
5 8 (1.74%) Salt
5 8 (1.74%) ZABBIX
6 6 (1.30%) SCOM
6 6 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (1.09%) AirWatch
7 5 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (0.65%) Nessus
9 2 (0.43%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.43%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.22%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.22%) Nagios
10 1 (0.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 112 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 94 (20.43%) VMware
3 37 (8.04%) Cisco
4 19 (4.13%) Citrix
5 15 (3.26%) HP
6 14 (3.04%) Oracle
7 11 (2.39%) Facebook
7 11 (2.39%) Twitter
8 10 (2.17%) Apple
9 9 (1.96%) Veeam
10 8 (1.74%) NETGEAR
11 7 (1.52%) F5
11 7 (1.52%) Perforce
11 7 (1.52%) Sophos
11 7 (1.52%) WatchGuard
12 5 (1.09%) Brocade
12 5 (1.09%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.09%) Fortinet
13 4 (0.87%) Red Hat
14 3 (0.65%) NetApp
Cambridge
Guru Careers
Salary: 32000-42000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + The Next Big Thing!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 45000-55000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Thales
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Thales
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago