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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 15 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 232 159 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 17.16% 13.65% 16.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.72% 38.59% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 184 141 198
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 409 412 450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 30.25% 35.36% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 333 359 371
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 208 (50.36%) Linux
2 149 (36.08%) C++
3 124 (30.02%) Degree
4 116 (28.09%) Software Engineering
4 116 (28.09%) C#
5 111 (26.88%) Java
5 111 (26.88%) Microsoft
5 111 (26.88%) Windows Server
6 100 (24.21%) Python
7 89 (21.55%) VMware
8 82 (19.85%) SQL
9 80 (19.37%) SQL Server
10 78 (18.89%) Mathematics
11 72 (17.43%) Computer Science
12 66 (15.98%) Active Directory
13 64 (15.50%) .NET
14 62 (15.01%) Firewall
15 61 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
15 61 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
16 54 (13.08%) Amazon AWS
17 52 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
17 52 (12.59%) Perl
18 49 (11.86%) C
18 49 (11.86%) IIS
18 49 (11.86%) Finance
19 44 (10.65%) Android
20 42 (10.17%) Hyper-V
20 42 (10.17%) Physics
20 42 (10.17%) Algorithms
21 41 (9.93%) PowerShell

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 (11.86%) IIS
2 30 (7.26%) Apache
3 24 (5.81%) MS Exchange
4 22 (5.33%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.15%) nginx
5 13 (3.15%) OpenStack
6 12 (2.91%) ColdFusion
7 11 (2.66%) Skype for Business
8 9 (2.18%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.45%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.45%) Confluence
10 6 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.21%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.73%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.73%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.24%) JBoss
13 1 (0.24%) SAS
13 1 (0.24%) Smallworld
Applications
1 32 (7.75%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (13.08%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (7.99%) Office 365
4 16 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (2.66%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 62 (15.01%) Firewall
2 26 (6.30%) Wireless
3 25 (6.05%) TCP/IP
4 18 (4.36%) DNS
5 16 (3.87%) Network Security
6 15 (3.63%) VLAN
7 13 (3.15%) DHCP
8 11 (2.66%) Internet
8 11 (2.66%) SAN
9 8 (1.94%) LAN
9 8 (1.94%) VoIP
9 8 (1.94%) VPN
9 8 (1.94%) WAN
10 7 (1.69%) Skype
11 6 (1.45%) 802.11
11 6 (1.45%) Bluetooth
11 6 (1.45%) LDAP
12 5 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.21%) NAS
12 5 (1.21%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (19.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.66%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (1.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (0.97%) GIS
5 4 (0.97%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.73%) Big Data
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (0.73%) SAP HANA
6 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.73%) Text Mining
7 2 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.48%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.48%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 29 (7.02%) Jenkins
2 27 (6.54%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.36%) TeamCity
4 12 (2.91%) Vagrant
5 11 (2.66%) JIRA
6 9 (2.18%) NUnit
7 7 (1.69%) Selenium
7 7 (1.69%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.45%) MSTest
9 5 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.97%) Maven
10 4 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.73%) Ant
11 3 (0.73%) Gradle
11 3 (0.73%) Hudson
11 3 (0.73%) JUnit
11 3 (0.73%) LabVIEW
11 3 (0.73%) MSI
11 3 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.73%) WiX
General
1 49 (11.86%) Finance
2 14 (3.39%) Banking
3 13 (3.15%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.94%) Automotive
4 8 (1.94%) Electronics
5 7 (1.69%) Retail
6 5 (1.21%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.97%) Law
7 4 (0.97%) Marketing
8 3 (0.73%) Legal
9 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
10 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.24%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (26.39%) Software Engineer
2 95 (23.00%) Developer
3 93 (22.52%) C++ Software Engineer
4 46 (11.14%) Support Engineer
5 45 (10.90%) C++ Developer
6 42 (10.17%) Software Developer
7 38 (9.20%) C# Developer
7 38 (9.20%) C++ Software Developer
8 34 (8.23%) Analyst
8 34 (8.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 31 (7.51%) Graduate
10 30 (7.26%) Administrator
11 27 (6.54%) Windows Engineer
12 25 (6.05%) DevOps Engineer
13 23 (5.57%) IT Support
14 21 (5.08%) Support Analyst
15 19 (4.60%) Java Engineer
15 19 (4.60%) Java Software Engineer
15 19 (4.60%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 19 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (15.50%) .NET
2 30 (7.26%) Web Services
3 25 (6.05%) ASP.NET
4 23 (5.57%) HTML
4 23 (5.57%) WPF
5 21 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (4.12%) CSS
6 17 (4.12%) WCF
7 16 (3.87%) AngularJS
7 16 (3.87%) Apache Axis
8 13 (3.15%) WinForms
9 11 (2.66%) Angular 2
9 11 (2.66%) XML
10 10 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 10 (2.42%) POSIX
10 10 (2.42%) Razor View Engine
10 10 (2.42%) SignalR
10 10 (2.42%) WF
11 9 (2.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (2.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 72 (17.43%) Computer Science
2 42 (10.17%) Algorithms
3 25 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.36%) 3D Printing
5 12 (2.91%) NHS
5 12 (2.91%) Private Cloud
6 11 (2.66%) Augmented Reality
6 11 (2.66%) HP Storage
7 10 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.18%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.18%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.45%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.45%) Social Network
11 5 (1.21%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (1.21%) iPhone
11 5 (1.21%) Life Science
11 5 (1.21%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 208 (50.36%) Linux
2 111 (26.88%) Windows Server
3 61 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (10.65%) Android
5 37 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (7.51%) Unix
6 31 (7.51%) Windows 10
7 24 (5.81%) Apple iOS
8 22 (5.33%) Windows 7
9 18 (4.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (2.91%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.94%) Debian
11 8 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.69%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 6 (1.45%) Solaris
14 5 (1.21%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.97%) CentOS
15 4 (0.97%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (28.09%) Software Engineering
2 78 (18.89%) Mathematics
3 52 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (10.17%) Physics
5 38 (9.20%) SDLC
6 32 (7.75%) ITIL
6 32 (7.75%) Multithreading
7 27 (6.54%) Scrum
8 26 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (6.30%) DevOps
8 26 (6.30%) Test Automation
9 25 (6.05%) Machine Learning
10 23 (5.57%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (4.60%) OO
12 18 (4.36%) CAD
12 18 (4.36%) CAE
12 18 (4.36%) Configuration Management
13 17 (4.12%) Cryptography
13 17 (4.12%) TDD
14 16 (3.87%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 149 (36.08%) C++
2 116 (28.09%) C#
3 111 (26.88%) Java
4 100 (24.21%) Python
5 82 (19.85%) SQL
6 52 (12.59%) Perl
7 49 (11.86%) C
8 41 (9.93%) PowerShell
9 37 (8.96%) JavaScript
10 35 (8.47%) Bash Shell
11 21 (5.08%) Ruby
12 11 (2.66%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.45%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.45%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.97%) Lua
14 4 (0.97%) PHP
15 3 (0.73%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.48%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.48%) Haskell
16 2 (0.48%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 124 (30.02%) Degree
2 32 (7.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (3.87%) Numerate Degree
5 15 (3.63%) MCSA
5 15 (3.63%) PhD
6 14 (3.39%) MCSE
7 9 (2.18%) Security Cleared
8 8 (1.94%) MCP
9 7 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.69%) LPIC
9 7 (1.69%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.45%) CCNP
11 5 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.21%) RHCE
12 3 (0.73%) CCNA
12 3 (0.73%) CEH
12 3 (0.73%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.73%) RHCSA
13 1 (0.24%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.15%) QA
2 8 (1.94%) SLA
3 4 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (15.98%) Active Directory
2 61 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (10.17%) Hyper-V
4 21 (5.08%) Docker
5 16 (3.87%) KVM
6 7 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.69%) XenApp
7 5 (1.21%) Firmware
7 5 (1.21%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.21%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.97%) iptables
8 4 (0.97%) pfSense
8 4 (0.97%) Xen
9 3 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.24%) GFS2
11 1 (0.24%) NFS
11 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.24%) vSphere
11 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (8.23%) Puppet
2 23 (5.57%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (3.15%) SCCM
4 12 (2.91%) Packer
5 5 (1.21%) AirWatch
5 5 (1.21%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.21%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (0.97%) Grafana
6 4 (0.97%) Munin
6 4 (0.97%) Salt
6 4 (0.97%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.73%) Nessus
7 3 (0.73%) SCOM
8 2 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.24%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 111 (26.88%) Microsoft
2 89 (21.55%) VMware
3 32 (7.75%) Cisco
4 21 (5.08%) Oracle
5 17 (4.12%) Citrix
6 11 (2.66%) Apple
6 11 (2.66%) HP
7 9 (2.18%) Veeam
8 8 (1.94%) NETGEAR
9 7 (1.69%) Sophos
10 6 (1.45%) Facebook
10 6 (1.45%) Twitter
11 5 (1.21%) NetApp
11 5 (1.21%) Pegasus
11 5 (1.21%) Perforce
12 4 (0.97%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.97%) SAP
12 4 (0.97%) WatchGuard
13 3 (0.73%) F5
13 3 (0.73%) JD Edwards
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Awesome Benefits + Prospects!!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £37,800 to £51,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits plus superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k (DOE) Plus Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum family healthcare, pension, life ins
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + options
Posted: 3 days ago