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 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 272 290 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.76% 15.21% 17.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.43% 48.33% 56.88%
Number of salaries quoted 214 240 316
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% +1.36%  

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 482 600 654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.15% 31.46% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 380 508 554
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -1 201 £41,500 +10.66% 35
Peterborough 0 36 £32,500 - 7
Huntingdon -4 8 £25,000 -38.27% 4
Wisbech - 3 £27,500 -
St Neots - 1 £49,500 -
Windows
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 237 (40.65%) Linux
2 193 (33.10%) Microsoft
3 185 (31.73%) Windows Server
4 161 (27.62%) VMware
5 149 (25.56%) Degree
6 142 (24.36%) C++
7 140 (24.01%) Active Directory
8 122 (20.93%) Java
9 118 (20.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 115 (19.73%) C#
10 115 (19.73%) Software Engineering
11 109 (18.70%) Python
12 108 (18.52%) SQL
13 106 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 101 (17.32%) Windows Server 2008
15 86 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 84 (14.41%) Firewall
17 81 (13.89%) Mathematics
18 80 (13.72%) .NET
19 79 (13.55%) ITIL
20 71 (12.18%) Hyper-V
21 68 (11.66%) Computer Science
22 66 (11.32%) Office 365
23 62 (10.63%) MS Exchange
24 61 (10.46%) Perl
24 61 (10.46%) Microsoft Azure
25 58 (9.95%) IIS
26 57 (9.78%) Cisco
26 57 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
27 56 (9.61%) 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 62 (10.63%) MS Exchange
2 58 (9.95%) IIS
3 33 (5.66%) Apache
4 29 (4.97%) Skype for Business
5 25 (4.29%) Tomcat
6 23 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (3.60%) SharePoint
8 18 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (3.09%) NetWeaver
9 17 (2.92%) nginx
9 17 (2.92%) OpenStack
10 13 (2.23%) ColdFusion
11 8 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.03%) Apache Solr
12 6 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (1.03%) Confluence
12 6 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 47 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.51%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.17%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.17%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (11.32%) Office 365
2 61 (10.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.23%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (2.06%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (1.03%) iTunes
8 2 (0.34%) GitHub
9 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 84 (14.41%) Firewall
2 42 (7.20%) TCP/IP
3 41 (7.03%) DNS
4 30 (5.15%) DHCP
4 30 (5.15%) Wireless
5 29 (4.97%) SAN
6 25 (4.29%) VLAN
7 24 (4.12%) LAN
8 23 (3.95%) WAN
9 17 (2.92%) Internet
9 17 (2.92%) VPN
10 15 (2.57%) Network Security
11 10 (1.72%) Skype
11 10 (1.72%) VoIP
12 9 (1.54%) 802.11
12 9 (1.54%) Bluetooth
13 8 (1.37%) LDAP
14 7 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (1.20%) Ethernet
14 7 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (1.89%) MS Access
4 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (1.20%) MySQL
6 7 (1.20%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.86%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.69%) Big Data
9 4 (0.69%) GIS
9 4 (0.69%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.51%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (5.49%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.32%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.09%) TeamCity
4 13 (2.23%) Vagrant
5 10 (1.72%) JIRA
6 9 (1.54%) NUnit
7 8 (1.37%) Selenium
7 8 (1.37%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.86%) Maven
10 4 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.69%) PROIV
11 3 (0.51%) Ant
11 3 (0.51%) Hudson
11 3 (0.51%) JUnit
11 3 (0.51%) Mockito
11 3 (0.51%) MSTest
11 3 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.51%) RSpec
11 3 (0.51%) TestNG
General
1 51 (8.75%) Finance
2 21 (3.60%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.57%) Banking
4 12 (2.06%) Electronics
5 9 (1.54%) Automotive
5 9 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.54%) Marketing
6 8 (1.37%) Retail
7 5 (0.86%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.69%) Back Office
8 4 (0.69%) Law
9 3 (0.51%) Legal
10 2 (0.34%) Publishing
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
Job Titles
1 110 (18.87%) Software Engineer
2 101 (17.32%) Developer
3 88 (15.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 67 (11.49%) Analyst
5 63 (10.81%) Support Engineer
6 41 (7.03%) Software Developer
7 38 (6.52%) IT Support
8 35 (6.00%) C++ Developer
9 33 (5.66%) Administrator
9 33 (5.66%) C# Developer
9 33 (5.66%) C++ Software Developer
9 33 (5.66%) Support Analyst
10 31 (5.32%) Windows Engineer
11 30 (5.15%) IT Engineer
12 29 (4.97%) Graduate
13 28 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 27 (4.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 24 (4.12%) DevOps Engineer
15 24 (4.12%) Java Engineer
15 24 (4.12%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (13.72%) .NET
2 44 (7.55%) Web Services
3 29 (4.97%) ASP.NET
3 29 (4.97%) HTML
4 26 (4.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (3.95%) WPF
6 22 (3.77%) WCF
6 22 (3.77%) XML
7 21 (3.60%) SAP Basis
8 19 (3.26%) CSS
9 17 (2.92%) AngularJS
10 14 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (2.23%) WinForms
12 12 (2.06%) RabbitMQ
12 12 (2.06%) Razor View Engine
12 12 (2.06%) RESTful
13 11 (1.89%) Apache Axis
13 11 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 11 (1.89%) SignalR
13 11 (1.89%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 68 (11.66%) Computer Science
2 36 (6.17%) Algorithms
3 28 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.26%) Blackberry
5 14 (2.40%) iPad
5 14 (2.40%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.23%) 3D Printing
6 13 (2.23%) Augmented Reality
6 13 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.23%) NHS
6 13 (2.23%) Private Cloud
7 11 (1.89%) Data Centre
8 10 (1.72%) HP Storage
8 10 (1.72%) iPhone
9 9 (1.54%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.54%) User Experience
10 7 (1.20%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.20%) Driving Licence
10 7 (1.20%) Life Science
10 7 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 237 (40.65%) Linux
2 185 (31.73%) Windows Server
3 118 (20.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 101 (17.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (8.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (7.89%) Windows 7
7 41 (7.03%) Unix
8 40 (6.86%) Android
9 37 (6.35%) Windows 10
10 28 (4.80%) Apple iOS
11 27 (4.63%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.72%) Solaris
13 9 (1.54%) Debian
13 9 (1.54%) Windows XP
14 8 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
15 7 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (1.03%) CentOS
17 5 (0.86%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.86%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 5 (0.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (19.73%) Software Engineering
2 81 (13.89%) Mathematics
3 79 (13.55%) ITIL
4 57 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (6.69%) SDLC
6 37 (6.35%) Physics
7 31 (5.32%) Capacity Planning
8 29 (4.97%) Test Automation
9 27 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (4.63%) Scrum
10 26 (4.46%) DevOps
10 26 (4.46%) Workflow
11 25 (4.29%) Multithreading
12 24 (4.12%) Machine Learning
13 22 (3.77%) Service Delivery
14 21 (3.60%) Cybersecurity
14 21 (3.60%) MVC
14 21 (3.60%) OO
15 20 (3.43%) Configuration Management
16 18 (3.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 142 (24.36%) C++
2 122 (20.93%) Java
3 115 (19.73%) C#
4 109 (18.70%) Python
5 108 (18.52%) SQL
6 61 (10.46%) Perl
7 48 (8.23%) C
8 44 (7.55%) PowerShell
9 41 (7.03%) JavaScript
10 35 (6.00%) Bash Shell
11 26 (4.46%) Ruby
12 12 (2.06%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.54%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.20%) Lua
15 6 (1.03%) PHP
15 6 (1.03%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.86%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.86%) VB
17 3 (0.51%) F#
17 3 (0.51%) ML
Qualifications
1 149 (25.56%) Degree
2 55 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (6.35%) MCSE
4 32 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (3.60%) MCSA
6 19 (3.26%) PhD
7 15 (2.57%) MCP
8 14 (2.40%) Security Cleared
9 13 (2.23%) Numerate Degree
10 12 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (2.06%) MCITP
11 11 (1.89%) SC Cleared
12 10 (1.72%) CCNP
13 7 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.20%) LPIC
14 6 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.86%) CCNA
15 5 (0.86%) RHCE
16 4 (0.69%) Postgraduate
17 3 (0.51%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.80%) SLA
2 8 (1.37%) QA
3 5 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 140 (24.01%) Active Directory
2 86 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (12.18%) Hyper-V
4 17 (2.92%) KVM
5 16 (2.74%) Docker
6 13 (2.23%) XenApp
7 9 (1.54%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.20%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.03%) iptables
10 6 (1.03%) pfSense
10 6 (1.03%) vSphere
11 4 (0.69%) Firmware
11 4 (0.69%) Xen
12 3 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.34%) GFS2
13 2 (0.34%) NFS
14 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (6.17%) Puppet
2 29 (4.97%) SCCM
3 26 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.23%) Packer
5 7 (1.20%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.03%) Salt
7 5 (0.86%) AirWatch
7 5 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (0.86%) SCOM
8 3 (0.51%) Ansible
8 3 (0.51%) Grafana
8 3 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (0.51%) Munin
8 3 (0.51%) Nessus
8 3 (0.51%) WSUS
8 3 (0.51%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 193 (33.10%) Microsoft
2 161 (27.62%) VMware
3 57 (9.78%) Cisco
4 56 (9.61%) Citrix
5 30 (5.15%) Oracle
6 29 (4.97%) HP
7 25 (4.29%) SAP
8 20 (3.43%) Veeam
9 17 (2.92%) Apple
10 12 (2.06%) IBM
11 8 (1.37%) Pegasus
12 7 (1.20%) NETGEAR
12 7 (1.20%) Sophos
12 7 (1.20%) WatchGuard
13 5 (0.86%) JD Edwards
14 4 (0.69%) F5
14 4 (0.69%) NetApp
14 4 (0.69%) Perforce
14 4 (0.69%) QNX
14 4 (0.69%) Red Hat
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