The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 14 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 298 260 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.43% 14.09% 16.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.32% 46.02% 57.85%
Number of salaries quoted 236 213 308
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 511 565 624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.46% 30.62% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 413 481 527
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Windows in Cambridgeshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary histogram for Windows in Cambridgeshire

Windows
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 237 £45,000 +20.00% 39
Peterborough -15 29 £35,000 -0.70% 7
Huntingdon -8 11 £31,250 -24.69% 5
Wisbech - 4 £23,250 -
St Neots +3 2 £55,000 +134.04%
Windows
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 230 (39.18%) Linux
2 189 (32.20%) Microsoft
3 184 (31.35%) Windows Server
4 159 (27.09%) C++
5 156 (26.58%) VMware
6 139 (23.68%) Active Directory
7 135 (23.00%) Degree
8 129 (21.98%) C#
9 125 (21.29%) Software Engineering
10 120 (20.44%) Java
11 113 (19.25%) SQL
11 113 (19.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 107 (18.23%) Python
13 104 (17.72%) SQL Server
14 91 (15.50%) Windows Server 2008
15 85 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
16 81 (13.80%) Firewall
17 80 (13.63%) ITIL
18 79 (13.46%) .NET
19 78 (13.29%) Mathematics
20 74 (12.61%) Hyper-V
21 72 (12.27%) Computer Science
22 69 (11.75%) Office 365
23 65 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
24 61 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
25 59 (10.05%) MS Exchange
26 58 (9.88%) Finance
27 57 (9.71%) C
27 57 (9.71%) IIS
28 55 (9.37%) Citrix

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 59 (10.05%) MS Exchange
2 57 (9.71%) IIS
3 30 (5.11%) Apache
4 28 (4.77%) Skype for Business
5 25 (4.26%) Tomcat
6 22 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (3.24%) NetWeaver
7 19 (3.24%) SharePoint
8 16 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (2.73%) nginx
8 16 (2.73%) OpenStack
9 12 (2.04%) ColdFusion
10 9 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.02%) Apache Solr
12 6 (1.02%) Confluence
13 5 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 50 (8.52%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (1.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.51%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.17%) assyst
5 1 (0.17%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.17%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 69 (11.75%) Office 365
2 61 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.87%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (1.02%) iTunes
8 2 (0.34%) GitHub
9 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.17%) IaaS
9 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (13.80%) Firewall
2 41 (6.98%) TCP/IP
3 36 (6.13%) DNS
4 31 (5.28%) SAN
5 28 (4.77%) Wireless
6 27 (4.60%) DHCP
7 23 (3.92%) VLAN
8 21 (3.58%) LAN
8 21 (3.58%) WAN
9 17 (2.90%) Internet
9 17 (2.90%) Network Security
10 14 (2.39%) VPN
11 10 (1.70%) Skype
12 8 (1.36%) VoIP
13 7 (1.19%) NAS
14 6 (1.02%) Ethernet
14 6 (1.02%) LDAP
14 6 (1.02%) Remote Desktop
15 5 (0.85%) 802.11
15 5 (0.85%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (1.70%) MS Access
5 8 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (1.19%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.19%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (1.02%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.68%) GIS
9 4 (0.68%) MySQL
9 4 (0.68%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (5.62%) Git (software)
2 32 (5.45%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.07%) TeamCity
4 12 (2.04%) Vagrant
5 11 (1.87%) JIRA
6 10 (1.70%) NUnit
7 8 (1.36%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.19%) MSTest
8 7 (1.19%) Selenium
9 5 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.68%) Maven
10 4 (0.68%) PROIV
11 3 (0.51%) Ant
11 3 (0.51%) Gradle
11 3 (0.51%) Hudson
11 3 (0.51%) Mockito
11 3 (0.51%) RSpec
11 3 (0.51%) TestNG
11 3 (0.51%) WiX
General
1 58 (9.88%) Finance
2 21 (3.58%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.56%) Banking
4 12 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.53%) Retail
6 8 (1.36%) Automotive
6 8 (1.36%) Electronics
7 6 (1.02%) Marketing
8 5 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.68%) Back Office
9 4 (0.68%) Law
10 3 (0.51%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Billing
11 1 (0.17%) French Language
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 116 (19.76%) Software Engineer
2 111 (18.91%) Developer
3 97 (16.52%) C++ Software Engineer
4 69 (11.75%) Analyst
5 61 (10.39%) Support Engineer
6 46 (7.84%) Software Developer
7 45 (7.67%) C++ Developer
8 40 (6.81%) C# Developer
9 38 (6.47%) C++ Software Developer
10 37 (6.30%) IT Support
11 34 (5.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 34 (5.79%) Support Analyst
12 31 (5.28%) Administrator
12 31 (5.28%) Graduate
13 30 (5.11%) Windows Engineer
14 29 (4.94%) .NET Developer
15 28 (4.77%) IT Engineer
16 26 (4.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 25 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
18 24 (4.09%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (13.46%) .NET
2 44 (7.50%) Web Services
3 32 (5.45%) HTML
4 30 (5.11%) ASP.NET
5 25 (4.26%) WPF
6 23 (3.92%) SAP Basis
7 21 (3.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (3.41%) CSS
9 19 (3.24%) XML
10 16 (2.73%) Apache Axis
10 16 (2.73%) WCF
11 15 (2.56%) AngularJS
12 13 (2.21%) WinForms
13 12 (2.04%) HTML5
14 11 (1.87%) Angular 2
15 10 (1.70%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (1.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 10 (1.70%) POSIX
15 10 (1.70%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (1.70%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 72 (12.27%) Computer Science
2 43 (7.33%) Algorithms
3 27 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.07%) 3D Printing
4 18 (3.07%) Blackberry
5 15 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.21%) HP Storage
6 13 (2.21%) iPad
7 12 (2.04%) NHS
7 12 (2.04%) Private Cloud
8 11 (1.87%) Augmented Reality
8 11 (1.87%) Data Centre
9 10 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.70%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.53%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.53%) iPhone
11 7 (1.19%) Driving Licence
11 7 (1.19%) Social Network
11 7 (1.19%) User Experience
12 6 (1.02%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 230 (39.18%) Linux
2 184 (31.35%) Windows Server
3 113 (19.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 91 (15.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (8.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (7.84%) Windows 7
7 44 (7.50%) Android
8 40 (6.81%) Windows 10
9 36 (6.13%) Unix
10 32 (5.45%) Apple iOS
11 27 (4.60%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.70%) Solaris
13 9 (1.53%) Windows XP
14 8 (1.36%) Debian
14 8 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
15 7 (1.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 6 (1.02%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.85%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (21.29%) Software Engineering
2 80 (13.63%) ITIL
3 78 (13.29%) Mathematics
4 65 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (7.16%) Physics
5 42 (7.16%) SDLC
6 32 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
6 32 (5.45%) Multithreading
7 30 (5.11%) Scrum
8 29 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (4.94%) Test Automation
9 26 (4.43%) DevOps
10 25 (4.26%) Machine Learning
11 23 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
11 23 (3.92%) OO
12 22 (3.75%) Service Delivery
13 21 (3.58%) TDD
14 20 (3.41%) Configuration Management
15 19 (3.24%) MVC
15 19 (3.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (27.09%) C++
2 129 (21.98%) C#
3 120 (20.44%) Java
4 113 (19.25%) SQL
5 107 (18.23%) Python
6 57 (9.71%) C
7 52 (8.86%) Perl
8 48 (8.18%) PowerShell
9 42 (7.16%) JavaScript
10 36 (6.13%) Bash Shell
11 25 (4.26%) Ruby
12 12 (2.04%) MATLAB
13 11 (1.87%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.19%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.02%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.85%) VB
17 4 (0.68%) Lua
17 4 (0.68%) PHP
18 3 (0.51%) Haskell
18 3 (0.51%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 135 (23.00%) Degree
2 53 (9.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (5.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 33 (5.62%) MCSE
5 22 (3.75%) MCSA
6 16 (2.73%) MCP
6 16 (2.73%) Numerate Degree
7 15 (2.56%) PhD
8 14 (2.39%) Security Cleared
9 11 (1.87%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.53%) MCITP
11 8 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.19%) LPIC
13 6 (1.02%) CCNP
14 5 (0.85%) RHCE
15 3 (0.51%) CCNA
15 3 (0.51%) CEH
15 3 (0.51%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.94%) SLA
2 13 (2.21%) QA
3 5 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 139 (23.68%) Active Directory
2 85 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (12.61%) Hyper-V
4 21 (3.58%) Docker
5 16 (2.73%) KVM
6 12 (2.04%) XenApp
7 9 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.36%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (1.02%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.85%) Firmware
11 4 (0.68%) iptables
11 4 (0.68%) pfSense
11 4 (0.68%) vSphere
11 4 (0.68%) Xen
12 3 (0.51%) GFS2
12 3 (0.51%) NFS
12 3 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 34 (5.79%) Puppet
2 23 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (3.92%) SCCM
3 12 (2.04%) Packer
4 6 (1.02%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.85%) AirWatch
5 5 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (0.68%) Grafana
6 4 (0.68%) Munin
6 4 (0.68%) Salt
6 4 (0.68%) SCOM
6 4 (0.68%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.51%) Nessus
7 3 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.51%) WSUS
8 1 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 189 (32.20%) Microsoft
2 156 (26.58%) VMware
3 55 (9.37%) Citrix
4 52 (8.86%) Cisco
5 29 (4.94%) HP
6 27 (4.60%) Oracle
6 27 (4.60%) SAP
7 22 (3.75%) Veeam
8 19 (3.24%) Apple
9 10 (1.70%) IBM
10 9 (1.53%) WatchGuard
11 8 (1.36%) NETGEAR
11 8 (1.36%) Pegasus
12 7 (1.19%) Facebook
12 7 (1.19%) Sophos
12 7 (1.19%) Twitter
13 6 (1.02%) JD Edwards
14 5 (0.85%) NetApp
14 5 (0.85%) Perforce
15 4 (0.68%) Red Hat
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + options
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 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
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge DT
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Itecco
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Awesome Benefits + Prospects!!
Posted: 3 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £37,800 to £51,000 per annum
Posted: 5 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
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 6 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