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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 10 10 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 289 338 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.98% 15.54% 17.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.32% 58.68% 56.97%
Number of salaries quoted 207 277 316
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

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 542 576 653
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.84% 26.48% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 399 468 563
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,400
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -1 177 £40,000 +6.66% 42
Peterborough +8 72 £31,000 -17.33% 4
Huntingdon -1 20 £43,250 +20.13% 1
St Neots - 1 £49,500 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 246 (40.93%) Linux
2 205 (34.11%) Microsoft
3 193 (32.11%) Windows Server
4 167 (27.79%) Degree
5 156 (25.96%) Active Directory
6 135 (22.46%) VMware
7 125 (20.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 117 (19.47%) Python
9 115 (19.13%) C#
10 114 (18.97%) C++
11 109 (18.14%) MS Excel
12 104 (17.30%) SQL Server
13 103 (17.14%) Java
14 102 (16.97%) Windows Server 2008
15 98 (16.31%) .NET
16 97 (16.14%) SQL
16 97 (16.14%) Software Engineering
17 84 (13.98%) ITIL
18 78 (12.98%) Firewall
19 77 (12.81%) Computer Science
19 77 (12.81%) Mathematics
20 76 (12.65%) VMware Infrastructure
21 74 (12.31%) MS Exchange
22 73 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
23 65 (10.82%) Hyper-V
24 62 (10.32%) Microsoft Certification
25 61 (10.15%) Perl
25 61 (10.15%) Office 365
26 60 (9.98%) Unix
26 60 (9.98%) Cisco

Windows
Top Related 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 74 (12.31%) MS Exchange
2 42 (6.99%) IIS
3 33 (5.49%) Apache
4 32 (5.32%) SharePoint
5 29 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (4.83%) Skype for Business
6 27 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (3.16%) Tomcat
8 14 (2.33%) nginx
8 14 (2.33%) OpenStack
9 13 (2.16%) ColdFusion
10 12 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (1.50%) NetWeaver
12 8 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (1.16%) WebLogic
14 6 (1.00%) Moodle
15 5 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.50%) Confluence
16 3 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 109 (18.14%) MS Excel
2 48 (7.99%) MS Office
3 5 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.67%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.33%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.17%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.17%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.17%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 73 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (10.15%) Office 365
3 43 (7.15%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (2.16%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.00%) iTunes
8 2 (0.33%) GitHub
8 2 (0.33%) IaaS
8 2 (0.33%) SaaS
9 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (12.98%) Firewall
2 49 (8.15%) DNS
3 42 (6.99%) TCP/IP
4 33 (5.49%) DHCP
5 32 (5.32%) Wireless
6 23 (3.83%) SAN
7 22 (3.66%) LAN
8 21 (3.49%) Network Security
8 21 (3.49%) VPN
9 20 (3.33%) Bluetooth
9 20 (3.33%) Internet
9 20 (3.33%) WAN
10 18 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (2.66%) VLAN
12 15 (2.50%) 802.11
13 12 (2.00%) HTTP
14 11 (1.83%) Ethernet
14 11 (1.83%) Remote Desktop
15 9 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (1.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (17.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (2.16%) MS Access
4 12 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.16%) Big Data
8 6 (1.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.83%) MySQL
9 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.50%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.33%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.33%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 28 (4.66%) Jenkins
2 27 (4.49%) Git (software)
3 18 (3.00%) TeamCity
4 14 (2.33%) Vagrant
5 13 (2.16%) NUnit
6 12 (2.00%) Selenium
7 9 (1.50%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.33%) JIRA
8 8 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (1.16%) Moq
9 7 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.00%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.83%) Maven
12 4 (0.67%) CppUnit
12 4 (0.67%) HP UFT
12 4 (0.67%) Hudson
13 3 (0.50%) Gradle
13 3 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.50%) PROIV
13 3 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 50 (8.32%) Finance
2 26 (4.33%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.33%) Electronics
4 15 (2.50%) Automotive
4 15 (2.50%) Banking
5 11 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.33%) Marketing
7 5 (0.83%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.83%) Back Office
7 5 (0.83%) French Language
8 4 (0.67%) Games
8 4 (0.67%) German Language
8 4 (0.67%) Italian Language
8 4 (0.67%) Japanese Language
8 4 (0.67%) Legal
9 3 (0.50%) Local Government
9 3 (0.50%) Publishing
9 3 (0.50%) Retail
10 2 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 116 (19.30%) Developer
2 85 (14.14%) Analyst
3 77 (12.81%) Software Engineer
4 65 (10.82%) Support Engineer
5 53 (8.82%) C++ Software Engineer
6 40 (6.66%) Support Analyst
7 38 (6.32%) IT Support
8 37 (6.16%) Software Developer
8 37 (6.16%) Windows Engineer
9 33 (5.49%) C# Developer
9 33 (5.49%) Graduate
10 31 (5.16%) Embedded Engineer
11 30 (4.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 29 (4.83%) C++ Developer
13 28 (4.66%) Service Analyst
13 28 (4.66%) Service Desk Analyst
14 27 (4.49%) Administrator
14 27 (4.49%) Applications Support
14 27 (4.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 27 (4.49%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (16.31%) .NET
2 47 (7.82%) Web Services
3 40 (6.66%) HTML
4 37 (6.16%) ASP.NET Web API
5 35 (5.82%) XML
6 32 (5.32%) ASP.NET
7 31 (5.16%) WCF
8 28 (4.66%) WPF
9 25 (4.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (3.83%) AngularJS
10 23 (3.83%) CSS
11 21 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 16 (2.66%) HTML5
12 16 (2.66%) Razor View Engine
13 15 (2.50%) .NET Framework
13 15 (2.50%) 802.1X
14 14 (2.33%) RESTful
14 14 (2.33%) SignalR
14 14 (2.33%) WF
15 13 (2.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 77 (12.81%) Computer Science
2 31 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.49%) Algorithms
4 17 (2.83%) NHS
5 16 (2.66%) Blackberry
6 15 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.33%) iPad
7 14 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.33%) Private Cloud
8 13 (2.16%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (2.00%) Augmented Reality
9 12 (2.00%) iPhone
10 11 (1.83%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.66%) Driving Licence
11 10 (1.66%) Fintech
12 9 (1.50%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (1.50%) User Experience
13 8 (1.33%) Device Driver
13 8 (1.33%) Life Science
14 7 (1.16%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 246 (40.93%) Linux
2 193 (32.11%) Windows Server
3 125 (20.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 102 (16.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (9.98%) Unix
6 54 (8.99%) Windows 7
7 50 (8.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (6.66%) Android
9 30 (4.99%) Windows 10
10 28 (4.66%) Windows 8
11 20 (3.33%) Apple iOS
12 14 (2.33%) Mac OS X
12 14 (2.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 11 (1.83%) CentOS
14 10 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (1.66%) Windows XP
15 8 (1.33%) Debian
15 8 (1.33%) Solaris
15 8 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (16.14%) Software Engineering
2 84 (13.98%) ITIL
3 77 (12.81%) Mathematics
4 46 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (5.99%) SDLC
6 33 (5.49%) MVC
7 30 (4.99%) Workflow
8 28 (4.66%) Configuration Management
9 26 (4.33%) Cross-Platform Development
9 26 (4.33%) DevOps
9 26 (4.33%) Scrum
10 25 (4.16%) Multithreading
10 25 (4.16%) Physics
11 23 (3.83%) Capacity Planning
12 21 (3.49%) Virtual Environments
13 19 (3.16%) Android Development
13 19 (3.16%) Incident Management
14 18 (3.00%) OO
14 18 (3.00%) Service Delivery
15 17 (2.83%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 117 (19.47%) Python
2 115 (19.13%) C#
3 114 (18.97%) C++
4 103 (17.14%) Java
5 97 (16.14%) SQL
6 61 (10.15%) Perl
7 47 (7.82%) C
7 47 (7.82%) JavaScript
8 42 (6.99%) PowerShell
9 32 (5.32%) Bash Shell
10 26 (4.33%) Ruby
11 14 (2.33%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.66%) Lua
13 8 (1.33%) PHP
13 8 (1.33%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.00%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.00%) VB
15 5 (0.83%) VBScript
16 4 (0.67%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 167 (27.79%) Degree
2 62 (10.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (7.32%) MCSE
4 27 (4.49%) PhD
5 24 (3.99%) MCITP
6 19 (3.16%) MCSA
7 12 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.50%) CCNP
8 9 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (1.33%) MCP
9 8 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 8 (1.33%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.83%) CCNA
10 5 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (0.83%) MCTS
11 4 (0.67%) LPIC
11 4 (0.67%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.99%) SLA
2 8 (1.33%) QA
3 6 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.33%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO13485
System Software
1 156 (25.96%) Active Directory
2 76 (12.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (10.82%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.66%) KVM
4 16 (2.66%) XenApp
5 13 (2.16%) vSphere
6 11 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (1.66%) Terminal Services
8 9 (1.50%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.16%) Docker
10 6 (1.00%) iptables
10 6 (1.00%) pfSense
10 6 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.67%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.50%) XenServer
14 2 (0.33%) NFS
14 2 (0.33%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (5.99%) SCCM
2 24 (3.99%) Puppet
3 20 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.33%) Packer
5 10 (1.66%) SCOM
6 4 (0.67%) Ansible
6 4 (0.67%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.67%) Salt
7 3 (0.50%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.50%) Nessus
7 3 (0.50%) WSUS
8 2 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.17%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 205 (34.11%) Microsoft
2 135 (22.46%) VMware
3 60 (9.98%) Cisco
4 50 (8.32%) Citrix
5 39 (6.49%) Oracle
6 18 (3.00%) SAP
7 17 (2.83%) HP
8 15 (2.50%) IBM
9 11 (1.83%) Apple
9 11 (1.83%) QNX
10 9 (1.50%) Veeam
11 8 (1.33%) Pegasus
12 7 (1.16%) Intel
12 7 (1.16%) NetApp
12 7 (1.16%) Sophos
13 6 (1.00%) AppSense
13 6 (1.00%) Blackboard
13 6 (1.00%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.00%) Sitecore
14 5 (0.83%) JD Edwards
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