The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bracknell region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 113 209 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.29% 36.73% 17.71%
As % of the Vendors category 36.22% 46.14% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 75 122 51
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
312 453 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 61.54% 79.61% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 180 210 163
Average salary £46,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.31% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 97 (51.32%) Windows
2 92 (48.68%) MS Excel
3 58 (30.69%) SQL Server
4 49 (25.93%) VMware
5 48 (25.40%) TCP/IP
6 47 (24.87%) Security Cleared
7 44 (23.28%) Relational Database
8 43 (22.75%) SQL
9 42 (22.22%) Cisco
10 41 (21.69%) Linux
11 39 (20.63%) Telecoms
12 37 (19.58%) Finance
12 37 (19.58%) Internet
12 37 (19.58%) VMware Infrastructure
13 35 (18.52%) Active Directory
13 35 (18.52%) UNIX
14 33 (17.46%) Retail
14 33 (17.46%) Fujitsu
15 31 (16.40%) Degree
15 31 (16.40%) Firewall
15 31 (16.40%) Solaris
16 30 (15.87%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
16 30 (15.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 28 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
18 27 (14.29%) RDBMS
18 27 (14.29%) Sun
18 27 (14.29%) LAN
18 27 (14.29%) WAN
18 27 (14.29%) Validation

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (13.23%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.58%) IIS
3 13 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (5.82%) SharePoint
6 9 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.65%) Lync
7 5 (2.65%) Apache
8 4 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.12%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.06%) CMS
9 2 (1.06%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.53%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 92 (48.68%) MS Excel
2 22 (11.64%) MS Office
3 17 (8.99%) MS Project
4 8 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.65%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.65%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (25.40%) TCP/IP
2 37 (19.58%) Internet
3 31 (16.40%) Firewall
4 27 (14.29%) LAN
4 27 (14.29%) WAN
5 22 (11.64%) DNS
6 11 (5.82%) Wireless
6 11 (5.82%) SAN
6 11 (5.82%) MGCP
6 11 (5.82%) H.323
7 10 (5.29%) LDAP
8 9 (4.76%) DHCP
9 6 (3.17%) VPN
9 6 (3.17%) NAS
9 6 (3.17%) Network Security
10 5 (2.65%) Unified Communications
10 5 (2.65%) VoIP
10 5 (2.65%) DSL
11 4 (2.12%) SSL
11 4 (2.12%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (30.69%) SQL Server
2 44 (23.28%) Relational Database
3 30 (15.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 24 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (8.99%) OLAP
7 12 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (5.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (5.29%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (3.17%) IDOL
12 4 (2.12%) EDRMS
12 4 (2.12%) MySQL
13 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.53%) Big Data
14 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.06%) NUnit
3 1 (0.53%) Moq
3 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (0.53%) NCover
3 1 (0.53%) MSTest
3 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 39 (20.63%) Telecoms
2 37 (19.58%) Finance
3 33 (17.46%) Retail
4 22 (11.64%) Marketing
5 19 (10.05%) German Language
6 10 (5.29%) French Language
7 9 (4.76%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 36 (19.05%) Technical Support
3 34 (17.99%) Technical Engineer
4 33 (17.46%) Technical Support Engineer
5 30 (15.87%) Consultant
6 18 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 17 (8.99%) Technical Consultant
8 15 (7.94%) Architect
8 15 (7.94%) Developer
9 10 (5.29%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
10 9 (4.76%) Project Manager
10 9 (4.76%) Project Planner
11 8 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 7 (3.70%) Junior
13 6 (3.17%) Graduate
13 6 (3.17%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.23%) .NET
2 4 (2.12%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.12%) XML
3 3 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.06%) HTML
4 2 (1.06%) Ajax
4 2 (1.06%) Silverlight
4 2 (1.06%) WCF
5 1 (0.53%) WPF
5 1 (0.53%) JSON
5 1 (0.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.53%) HTML5
5 1 (0.53%) AppFabric
5 1 (0.53%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (0.53%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.53%) Flash
5 1 (0.53%) XHTML
5 1 (0.53%) MAPI
5 1 (0.53%) J2EE
5 1 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.29%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.76%) Clustering
3 8 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.17%) PKI
5 5 (2.65%) CMDB
5 5 (2.65%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.65%) Statistics
6 4 (2.12%) Replication
7 3 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.06%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.06%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.06%) SecurID
8 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.06%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.53%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.53%) Tandem
9 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 97 (51.32%) Windows
2 41 (21.69%) Linux
3 35 (18.52%) UNIX
4 31 (16.40%) Solaris
5 30 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (7.94%) Windows 7
7 13 (6.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (6.35%) Windows XP
9 8 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (3.17%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.06%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.87%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (14.29%) Validation
3 23 (12.17%) ETL
3 23 (12.17%) Service Management
4 21 (11.11%) ITIL
5 17 (8.99%) Project Management
6 14 (7.41%) Time Management
7 13 (6.88%) PRINCE2
8 12 (6.35%) Product Management
9 10 (5.29%) Service Delivery
9 10 (5.29%) Incident Management
10 9 (4.76%) Project Planning
10 9 (4.76%) Release Management
10 9 (4.76%) Analytics
10 9 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.70%) Performance Management
11 7 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
11 7 (3.70%) Risk Management
12 6 (3.17%) Configuration Management
12 6 (3.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.75%) SQL
2 14 (7.41%) T-SQL
3 5 (2.65%) C#
4 4 (2.12%) VB
4 4 (2.12%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.59%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.06%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.06%) Lua
7 1 (0.53%) VB6
7 1 (0.53%) Perl
7 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (24.87%) Security Cleared
2 31 (16.40%) Degree
3 28 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (12.70%) CCNA
5 22 (11.64%) SC Cleared
6 19 (10.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (8.47%) DV Cleared
8 14 (7.41%) CCNP
9 13 (6.88%) MCSE
10 10 (5.29%) CCVP
11 9 (4.76%) MCSA
11 9 (4.76%) MCP
12 8 (4.23%) MCDBA
12 8 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (1.59%) MCITP
13 3 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (1.06%) CCIP
14 2 (1.06%) CCSP
14 2 (1.06%) NCDA
15 1 (0.53%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (19.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (18.52%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.23%) XenApp
4 7 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.70%) ISA Server
5 5 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.12%) vSphere
7 3 (1.59%) NFS
8 2 (1.06%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.06%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.06%) UAG
9 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.53%) vCloud
9 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (10.58%) SCCM
2 11 (5.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (5.29%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (4.76%) SCOM
5 7 (3.70%) Cisco UCCE
5 7 (3.70%) NetBackup
6 5 (2.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (2.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.59%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 49 (25.93%) VMware
2 42 (22.22%) Cisco
3 33 (17.46%) Fujitsu
4 27 (14.29%) Sun
5 22 (11.64%) Citrix
6 14 (7.41%) HP
7 10 (5.29%) Adobe
8 7 (3.70%) SonicWALL
8 7 (3.70%) Dell KACE
8 7 (3.70%) Oracle
8 7 (3.70%) Veritas
9 5 (2.65%) AppSense
9 5 (2.65%) Cadence
9 5 (2.65%) SAP
9 5 (2.65%) McAfee
9 5 (2.65%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.65%) CA
9 5 (2.65%) Apple
9 5 (2.65%) Juniper
10 4 (2.12%) NetApp
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