Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 4 2
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 22 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 12.35% 24.18% 42.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 81.48% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 48
Cumbria median annual salary £22,250 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.09% -15.38% -8.45%
10th Percentile £18,388 £25,400 £21,175
90th Percentile £25,300 £45,000 £47,500
North West median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cumbria with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cumbria
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10 27 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 12.35% 29.67% 44.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 51
Cumbria median annual salary £22,250 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.09% -15.38% -
10th Percentile £18,388 £25,450 £18,500
90th Percentile £25,300 £45,000 £47,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Cumbria

Windows
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Salary trend for Windows in Cumbria

Windows
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Cumbria region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Whitehaven - 5 £21,000 -
Carlisle +2 2 £22,250 -19.09%
Cockermouth - 1 £23,500 -
Windows
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Windows.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) Capita
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (20.00%) CCENT
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
7 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (10.00%) Logistics
7 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Migration

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (20.00%) Trainee
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ERP
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Logistics
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Process Management
1 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (20.00%) CCENT
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Capita
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) TOWER Software