The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 147 84 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 28.21% 16.50% 22.22%
As % of the Vendors category 51.22% 30.32% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 127 58 77
Average salary £43,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £23,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
287 277 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 55.09% 54.42% 62.57%
Number of salaries quoted 232 183 184
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bracknell

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 182 (60.87%) MS Excel
2 165 (55.18%) Windows
3 129 (43.14%) VMware
4 127 (42.47%) Active Directory
5 112 (37.46%) SQL
6 99 (33.11%) Windows Server
7 93 (31.10%) Firewall
8 87 (29.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 86 (28.76%) MS Exchange
10 84 (28.09%) SQL Server
11 79 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
12 78 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
13 77 (25.75%) WAN
14 76 (25.42%) LAN
15 74 (24.75%) Exchange Server 2013
16 67 (22.41%) Finance
17 65 (21.74%) C#
18 52 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
19 51 (17.06%) VMware Infrastructure
20 50 (16.72%) ITIL
21 46 (15.38%) Linux
21 46 (15.38%) .NET
21 46 (15.38%) TDD
21 46 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
22 44 (14.72%) Data Centre
23 43 (14.38%) Cisco
24 40 (13.38%) Web Services
25 37 (12.37%) Windows Server 2003
26 35 (11.71%) Java
27 34 (11.37%) Degree

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 86 (28.76%) MS Exchange
2 79 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (24.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (8.36%) IIS
5 23 (7.69%) Skype for Business
6 14 (4.68%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.67%) Node.js
8 5 (1.67%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 182 (60.87%) MS Excel
2 26 (8.70%) MS Office
3 7 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.00%) RoboHelp
6 2 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.67%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.69%) Office 365
2 10 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.34%) SaaS
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (31.10%) Firewall
2 77 (25.75%) WAN
3 76 (25.42%) LAN
4 33 (11.04%) SAN
5 21 (7.02%) Skype
6 13 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (3.68%) DNS
8 9 (3.01%) TCP/IP
9 8 (2.68%) DHCP
9 8 (2.68%) iSCSI
10 7 (2.34%) Unified Communications
11 6 (2.01%) NAS
12 4 (1.34%) Network Security
13 2 (0.67%) HTTP
13 2 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (0.67%) VLAN
14 1 (0.33%) Internet
14 1 (0.33%) LDAP
14 1 (0.33%) PBX
14 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.67%) OLAP
5 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.67%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.33%) Big Data
9 1 (0.33%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (7.36%) Visual Studio
2 15 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.67%) gulp
3 5 (1.67%) Jasmine
3 5 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.33%) MSI
4 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 67 (22.41%) Finance
2 12 (4.01%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.34%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.67%) Electronics
4 5 (1.67%) Legal
4 5 (1.67%) Marketing
5 4 (1.34%) Law
5 4 (1.34%) Retail
6 2 (0.67%) Games
6 2 (0.67%) Publishing
7 1 (0.33%) Billing
7 1 (0.33%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 75 (25.08%) Support Engineer
2 57 (19.06%) Developer
3 51 (17.06%) VMware Engineer
4 39 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 33 (11.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 30 (10.03%) .NET Developer
7 29 (9.70%) Architect
7 29 (9.70%) Technical Engineer
8 28 (9.36%) Software Engineer
9 27 (9.03%) VMware Support Engineer
9 27 (9.03%) Windows Engineer
10 26 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (8.70%) Technical Support
10 26 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
11 23 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
11 23 (7.69%) IT Engineer
12 22 (7.36%) C++ Software Engineer
13 21 (7.02%) Agile C# Developer
13 21 (7.02%) Agile Developer
14 20 (6.69%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (15.38%) .NET
2 40 (13.38%) Web Services
3 23 (7.69%) HTML
4 22 (7.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 22 (7.36%) COM
4 22 (7.36%) MFC
4 22 (7.36%) STL
5 21 (7.02%) CSS
5 21 (7.02%) XML
6 20 (6.69%) ASP.NET
7 18 (6.02%) XSLT
8 16 (5.35%) XSD
9 13 (4.35%) AngularJS
10 9 (3.01%) jQuery
11 8 (2.68%) D3.js
12 5 (1.67%) Electron Framework
12 5 (1.67%) Sass
13 3 (1.00%) Ajax
14 2 (0.67%) .NET Framework
14 2 (0.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.72%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.35%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.01%) Driving Licence
5 9 (3.01%) NHS
6 6 (2.01%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (1.67%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.67%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.34%) Clustering
8 4 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.00%) Replication
10 2 (0.67%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.67%) FMCG
11 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 165 (55.18%) Windows
2 99 (33.11%) Windows Server
3 87 (29.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (15.38%) Linux
4 46 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (12.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (6.69%) Android
7 14 (4.68%) Apple iOS
8 11 (3.68%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (1.00%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.00%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.00%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.67%) Unix
11 2 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (16.72%) ITIL
3 46 (15.38%) TDD
4 33 (11.04%) Software Engineering
5 30 (10.03%) Scrum
6 27 (9.03%) SDLC
7 26 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (8.03%) BDD
9 23 (7.69%) OOP
10 22 (7.36%) Multithreading
11 20 (6.69%) Line Management
12 19 (6.35%) Presales
13 18 (6.02%) TOGAF
14 16 (5.35%) Refactoring
15 15 (5.02%) CRM
15 15 (5.02%) OO
16 14 (4.68%) OOD
17 13 (4.35%) Desktop Virtualisation
18 12 (4.01%) Business Intelligence
19 11 (3.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (37.46%) SQL
2 65 (21.74%) C#
3 35 (11.71%) Java
4 26 (8.70%) C++
5 15 (5.02%) JavaScript
6 14 (4.68%) C
7 12 (4.01%) VB.NET
8 8 (2.68%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.67%) XAML
10 4 (1.34%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.00%) Perl
12 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (11.37%) Degree
2 25 (8.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.01%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (3.34%) MCSE
5 10 (3.34%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.34%) CCNP
7 7 (2.34%) CCNP Voice
7 7 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.00%) MCP
9 2 (0.67%) ISEB
9 2 (0.67%) MCITP
10 1 (0.33%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.33%) CCNA
10 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.69%) SLA
2 7 (2.34%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.33%) ISO19770
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 127 (42.47%) Active Directory
2 78 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
3 51 (17.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (6.02%) VMware ESX
5 15 (5.02%) Hyper-V
6 13 (4.35%) XenApp
7 9 (3.01%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.01%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.00%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.33%) Squid
10 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (9.36%) SCCM
2 10 (3.34%) SCVMM
3 9 (3.01%) SCOM
4 5 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.00%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.00%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.00%) SCSM
6 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.33%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 129 (43.14%) VMware
2 43 (14.38%) Cisco
3 29 (9.70%) Citrix
4 15 (5.02%) Symantec
5 12 (4.01%) Polycom
6 10 (3.34%) Apple
7 8 (2.68%) F5
8 7 (2.34%) Juniper
8 7 (2.34%) Oracle
8 7 (2.34%) SAP
8 7 (2.34%) Sonus
9 5 (1.67%) Dell
10 4 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.00%) CommVault
11 3 (1.00%) EMC
11 3 (1.00%) NetApp
11 3 (1.00%) Nimble Storage
11 3 (1.00%) Veeam
11 3 (1.00%) Veritas
12 2 (0.67%) Google
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