The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 754 832 1159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.99% 16.61% 20.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.82% 66.83% 70.24%
Number of salaries quoted 619 676 886
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Windows
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1327 1245 1650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.91% 24.86% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 971 1239
Median salary £47,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Berkshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Windows
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -1 292 £50,000 +33.33% 39
Maidenhead +2 101 £37,500 -7.97% 6
Bracknell 0 78 £42,500 +28.78% 6
Slough -5 60 £48,000 +26.31% 7
Newbury -4 52 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Wokingham +2 23 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Windsor +3 19 £55,750 +6.19%
Hungerford -4 10 £23,500 +6.81%
Thatcham - 5 £27,750 - 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 654 (40.17%) Linux
2 627 (38.51%) Windows Server
3 622 (38.21%) Active Directory
4 609 (37.41%) Microsoft
5 566 (34.77%) VMware
6 428 (26.29%) SQL
7 398 (24.45%) SQL Server
8 390 (23.96%) Firewall
9 345 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 335 (20.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 333 (20.45%) Cisco
12 289 (17.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 288 (17.69%) Unix
14 266 (16.34%) TCP/IP
15 263 (16.15%) MS Excel
16 242 (14.86%) ITIL
17 216 (13.27%) DNS
18 213 (13.08%) Finance
19 211 (12.96%) .NET
20 203 (12.47%) SAN
21 200 (12.29%) Hyper-V
22 197 (12.10%) Degree
23 195 (11.98%) MS Exchange
24 192 (11.79%) PowerShell
25 183 (11.24%) LAN
26 173 (10.63%) Windows Server 2003
27 172 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
28 167 (10.26%) WAN
29 165 (10.14%) C#
30 161 (9.89%) Java

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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
1 195 (11.98%) MS Exchange
2 154 (9.46%) IIS
3 97 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 91 (5.59%) Apache
5 78 (4.79%) Tomcat
6 76 (4.67%) JBoss
7 75 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 66 (4.05%) Skype for Business
9 59 (3.62%) WebSphere
10 56 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
11 53 (3.26%) WebLogic
12 48 (2.95%) SharePoint
13 44 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 38 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
15 36 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
16 26 (1.60%) nginx
17 21 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
18 15 (0.92%) OpenStack
19 13 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 12 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 263 (16.15%) MS Excel
2 146 (8.97%) MS Office
3 11 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.18%) MS Project
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.12%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.12%) InDesign
6 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.31%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.18%) KANA IQ
4 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.061%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.061%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.061%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.061%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.061%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.061%) Sprinklr
5 1 (0.061%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 128 (7.86%) Office 365
2 119 (7.31%) Amazon AWS
3 113 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 113 (6.94%) SaaS
4 27 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.35%) IaaS
6 12 (0.74%) PaaS
7 11 (0.68%) OpenShift
8 7 (0.43%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.25%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.061%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.061%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.061%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.061%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 390 (23.96%) Firewall
2 266 (16.34%) TCP/IP
3 216 (13.27%) DNS
4 203 (12.47%) SAN
5 183 (11.24%) LAN
6 167 (10.26%) WAN
7 129 (7.92%) DHCP
8 102 (6.27%) VPN
9 86 (5.28%) Network Security
10 83 (5.10%) NAS
11 80 (4.91%) HTTP
12 68 (4.18%) LDAP
13 58 (3.56%) Internet
14 57 (3.50%) VoIP
15 56 (3.44%) Wireless
16 40 (2.46%) SMTP
17 39 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
18 37 (2.27%) Skype
19 34 (2.09%) SSL
20 32 (1.97%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 398 (24.45%) SQL Server
2 110 (6.76%) Relational Database
3 80 (4.91%) MySQL
4 66 (4.05%) RDBMS
5 63 (3.87%) Big Data
6 49 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 46 (2.83%) NoSQL
8 36 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 25 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 23 (1.41%) Oracle Database
11 22 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
12 21 (1.29%) Hadoop
13 17 (1.04%) HBase
13 17 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 14 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (0.68%) DTS
18 8 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
19 7 (0.43%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 49 (3.01%) Subversion
2 39 (2.40%) JIRA
3 33 (2.03%) Git (software)
4 30 (1.84%) Visual Studio
5 26 (1.60%) Jenkins
6 21 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (1.11%) Eclipse
8 14 (0.86%) gulp
9 12 (0.74%) AQtime
9 12 (0.74%) WebLOAD
10 9 (0.55%) Maven
11 8 (0.49%) JUnit
11 8 (0.49%) TestNG
12 7 (0.43%) Ant
12 7 (0.43%) ClearCase
12 7 (0.43%) MSI
13 5 (0.31%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.25%) Bugzilla
14 4 (0.25%) NetBeans
14 4 (0.25%) NUnit
General
1 213 (13.08%) Finance
2 85 (5.22%) Telecoms
3 65 (3.99%) Manufacturing
4 58 (3.56%) German Language
5 57 (3.50%) Banking
6 38 (2.33%) Games
7 36 (2.21%) Marketing
8 32 (1.97%) French Language
9 22 (1.35%) Legal
10 20 (1.23%) Retail
11 17 (1.04%) Electronics
12 14 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.61%) Publishing
14 9 (0.55%) Advertising
15 5 (0.31%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.25%) Billing
16 4 (0.25%) Law
16 4 (0.25%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.18%) Automotive
17 3 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 308 (18.92%) Support Engineer
2 221 (13.57%) Analyst
3 176 (10.81%) Developer
4 149 (9.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 125 (7.68%) Linux Engineer
5 125 (7.68%) Support Analyst
6 116 (7.13%) Windows Engineer
7 105 (6.45%) IT Support
8 101 (6.20%) Applications Support
9 99 (6.08%) IT Engineer
9 99 (6.08%) Security Engineer
10 96 (5.90%) Technical Support
11 94 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
12 92 (5.65%) VMware Engineer
13 85 (5.22%) Technical Engineer
14 80 (4.91%) Consultant
15 75 (4.61%) Administrator
16 73 (4.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 71 (4.36%) C# Developer
17 71 (4.36%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (12.96%) .NET
2 161 (9.89%) Web Services
3 117 (7.19%) HTML
4 97 (5.96%) CSS
5 68 (4.18%) jQuery
6 60 (3.69%) XML
7 56 (3.44%) WCF
8 54 (3.32%) LAMP
9 51 (3.13%) ASP.NET
10 46 (2.83%) JSON
11 39 (2.40%) ZeroMQ
12 36 (2.21%) HTML5
13 34 (2.09%) Middleware
13 34 (2.09%) WPF
14 31 (1.90%) Regular Expression
15 30 (1.84%) AngularJS
16 28 (1.72%) CSS3
17 26 (1.60%) Ajax
18 24 (1.47%) JSP
18 24 (1.47%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 148 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 123 (7.56%) Computer Science
3 100 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (3.69%) Management Information System
5 49 (3.01%) Clustering
6 39 (2.40%) Driving Licence
7 37 (2.27%) Replication
8 28 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (1.60%) Smartphone
10 21 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
10 21 (1.29%) Mathematics
11 17 (1.04%) Blackberry
11 17 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 15 (0.92%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.92%) Fat Client
12 15 (0.92%) Thin Client
13 14 (0.86%) PKI
14 13 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
14 13 (0.80%) Private Cloud
14 13 (0.80%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 654 (40.17%) Linux
2 627 (38.51%) Windows Server
3 335 (20.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 289 (17.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 288 (17.69%) Unix
6 173 (10.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 145 (8.91%) Windows 7
8 114 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 69 (4.24%) Windows 2000
10 66 (4.05%) Android
10 66 (4.05%) Windows 8
11 64 (3.93%) CentOS
12 61 (3.75%) Solaris
13 60 (3.69%) Windows 10
14 58 (3.56%) Apple iOS
15 42 (2.58%) Windows XP
16 35 (2.15%) Mac OS X
17 28 (1.72%) Windows NT
18 26 (1.60%) Ubuntu
19 24 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (14.86%) ITIL
2 172 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (7.00%) Presales
4 96 (5.90%) Service Delivery
5 91 (5.59%) TDD
6 89 (5.47%) Software Engineering
7 84 (5.16%) Scrum
8 80 (4.91%) Information Security
9 79 (4.85%) BDD
10 71 (4.36%) Mentoring
11 68 (4.18%) SDLC
12 62 (3.81%) OO
12 62 (3.81%) SIEM
13 59 (3.62%) Analytics
14 57 (3.50%) DevOps
14 57 (3.50%) Disaster Recovery
14 57 (3.50%) Project Management
15 52 (3.19%) Continuous Integration
15 52 (3.19%) Incident Management
15 52 (3.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 428 (26.29%) SQL
2 192 (11.79%) PowerShell
3 165 (10.14%) C#
4 161 (9.89%) Java
5 137 (8.42%) Python
6 136 (8.35%) Perl
7 117 (7.19%) Bash Shell
8 113 (6.94%) C++
9 102 (6.27%) JavaScript
10 58 (3.56%) C
11 41 (2.52%) PHP
12 37 (2.27%) Ruby
13 28 (1.72%) VB
14 23 (1.41%) VB.NET
14 23 (1.41%) VBScript
15 21 (1.29%) T-SQL
16 20 (1.23%) Shell Script
17 14 (0.86%) Tcl
18 9 (0.55%) XAML
19 8 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 197 (12.10%) Degree
2 133 (8.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 118 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
4 97 (5.96%) CCNA
5 88 (5.41%) MCSE
6 73 (4.48%) Security Cleared
7 60 (3.69%) CISSP
8 52 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 51 (3.13%) SC Cleared
10 50 (3.07%) MCP
11 49 (3.01%) MCITP
12 47 (2.89%) MCSA
13 35 (2.15%) CCNP
13 35 (2.15%) CEH
14 21 (1.29%) CISA
15 20 (1.23%) CCIE
15 20 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
16 19 (1.17%) DV Cleared
17 16 (0.98%) CISM
18 14 (0.86%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (6.63%) SLA
2 55 (3.38%) QA
3 25 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.41%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.86%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (0.80%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.18%) GPG13
8 2 (0.12%) COBIT
8 2 (0.12%) GAMP
8 2 (0.12%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.12%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.12%) WAI
9 1 (0.061%) COSO
9 1 (0.061%) HL7
9 1 (0.061%) SAS 70
System Software
1 622 (38.21%) Active Directory
2 345 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 200 (12.29%) Hyper-V
4 130 (7.99%) vSphere
5 82 (5.04%) VMware ESXi
6 79 (4.85%) VMware ESX
7 45 (2.76%) Oracle RAC
8 31 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
8 31 (1.90%) XenApp
9 22 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
10 21 (1.29%) Firmware
11 18 (1.11%) XenDesktop
12 16 (0.98%) Terminal Server
12 16 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
12 16 (0.98%) XenServer
13 15 (0.92%) HDFS
14 13 (0.80%) Terminal Services
15 11 (0.68%) Samba
15 11 (0.68%) vCloud
16 9 (0.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 158 (9.71%) SCCM
2 78 (4.79%) Puppet
3 51 (3.13%) WSUS
4 37 (2.27%) OpenAM
5 35 (2.15%) SCOM
6 32 (1.97%) Nessus
7 31 (1.90%) Backup Exec
8 25 (1.54%) Ansible
9 20 (1.23%) yum
10 18 (1.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 18 (1.11%) SCVMM
11 17 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
12 16 (0.98%) Nagios
12 16 (0.98%) Perfmon
13 15 (0.92%) HP Data Protector
14 14 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
16 12 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
16 12 (0.74%) Tivoli
17 11 (0.68%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 609 (37.41%) Microsoft
2 566 (34.77%) VMware
3 333 (20.45%) Cisco
4 159 (9.77%) Citrix
5 153 (9.40%) Oracle
6 143 (8.78%) Red Hat
7 96 (5.90%) HP
8 85 (5.22%) CheckPoint
9 77 (4.73%) Juniper
10 64 (3.93%) F5
11 48 (2.95%) Palo Alto
12 47 (2.89%) Apple
12 47 (2.89%) Veeam
13 43 (2.64%) EMC
14 41 (2.52%) Dell
15 39 (2.40%) Sun
16 37 (2.27%) IBM
17 35 (2.15%) Google
18 29 (1.78%) NetApp
19 24 (1.47%) Remedy
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