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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 1 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 101 148 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.38% 30.83% 18.68%
As % of the Vendors category 53.16% 50.68% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 91 142 61
Median salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,150 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
190 292 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 47.74% 60.83% 61.57%
Number of salaries quoted 144 240 210
Median salary £47,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.07% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 67 (36.22%) MS Excel
2 64 (34.59%) SQL
3 59 (31.89%) VMware
4 57 (30.81%) C#
5 56 (30.27%) Windows
6 54 (29.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 46 (24.86%) ITIL
8 44 (23.78%) Active Directory
9 36 (19.46%) TDD
10 34 (18.38%) .NET
11 32 (17.30%) C++
12 31 (16.76%) SQL Server
13 30 (16.22%) Finance
14 29 (15.68%) Analytics
15 28 (15.14%) ITIL Certification
15 28 (15.14%) Cisco
16 27 (14.59%) HTML
16 27 (14.59%) SDLC
17 26 (14.05%) Software Engineering
18 25 (13.51%) Visual Studio
19 24 (12.97%) CSS
19 24 (12.97%) Multithreading
20 23 (12.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 23 (12.43%) STL
20 23 (12.43%) MFC
20 23 (12.43%) COM
20 23 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
21 22 (11.89%) Service Delivery
21 22 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
21 22 (11.89%) Change Control

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 18 (9.73%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (6.49%) SAS
4 7 (3.78%) IIS
5 6 (3.24%) IBM Domino
6 5 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.08%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.54%) Apache
9 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.54%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.54%) JBoss
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 67 (36.22%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.49%) MS Office
3 3 (1.62%) MS Project
4 2 (1.08%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.54%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.65%) Office 365
2 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.54%) IaaS
4 1 (0.54%) PaaS
4 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.27%) Internet
2 15 (8.11%) LAN
2 15 (8.11%) WAN
3 12 (6.49%) Firewall
4 10 (5.41%) SAN
5 9 (4.86%) DNS
6 8 (4.32%) Intranet
6 8 (4.32%) Wireless
7 6 (3.24%) DHCP
8 4 (2.16%) Network Security
9 3 (1.62%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.62%) NAS
9 3 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.08%) MPLS
10 2 (1.08%) Skype
10 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.08%) VPN
11 1 (0.54%) HTTP
11 1 (0.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.76%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.49%) Power BI
2 12 (6.49%) QlikView
3 10 (5.41%) Big Data
3 10 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.86%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.70%) MySQL
5 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.54%) DB2
7 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.54%) OLTP
7 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.62%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.62%) IntelliJ
3 3 (1.62%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (16.22%) Finance
2 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.62%) Advertising
3 3 (1.62%) Billing
4 2 (1.08%) Banking
4 2 (1.08%) Law
5 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (16.76%) Developer
2 23 (12.43%) C++ Software Engineer
2 23 (12.43%) Software Engineer
2 23 (12.43%) Support Engineer
3 22 (11.89%) Analyst
4 19 (10.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (9.19%) Architect
6 15 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 13 (7.03%) Software Manager
8 11 (5.95%) .NET Developer
8 11 (5.95%) Technical Engineer
8 11 (5.95%) VMware Engineer
9 10 (5.41%) Technical Architect
9 10 (5.41%) Technical Support
10 9 (4.86%) 1st Line Support
10 9 (4.86%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 9 (4.86%) Service Analyst
10 9 (4.86%) Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (4.86%) Support Analyst
10 9 (4.86%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (18.38%) .NET
2 27 (14.59%) HTML
3 24 (12.97%) CSS
4 23 (12.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 23 (12.43%) COM
4 23 (12.43%) MFC
4 23 (12.43%) STL
5 18 (9.73%) AngularJS
5 18 (9.73%) ASP.NET
5 18 (9.73%) jQuery
6 17 (9.19%) RESTful
7 10 (5.41%) MEAN Stack
8 9 (4.86%) NHibernate
8 9 (4.86%) Unity DI Container
9 8 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (4.32%) XML
10 5 (2.70%) Web Services
11 4 (2.16%) Ajax
11 4 (2.16%) D3.js
11 4 (2.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.49%) Virtual Team
3 11 (5.95%) Statistics
4 10 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.24%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.24%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.70%) Clustering
6 5 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.62%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.62%) iSeries
7 3 (1.62%) NHS
7 3 (1.62%) Replication
8 1 (0.54%) BBC
8 1 (0.54%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 56 (30.27%) Windows
2 15 (8.11%) Linux
2 15 (8.11%) Windows Server
3 13 (7.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (6.49%) Windows 7
5 11 (5.95%) Windows 10
6 9 (4.86%) Windows 8
7 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.16%) Android
10 1 (0.54%) CentOS
10 1 (0.54%) Debian
10 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.54%) Unix
10 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (24.86%) ITIL
2 36 (19.46%) TDD
3 29 (15.68%) Analytics
4 27 (14.59%) SDLC
5 26 (14.05%) Software Engineering
6 24 (12.97%) Multithreading
7 23 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (11.89%) Change Control
8 22 (11.89%) Service Delivery
9 19 (10.27%) Asset Management
10 18 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (9.73%) MVC
11 17 (9.19%) Service Design
12 16 (8.65%) Presales
13 15 (8.11%) API Design
13 15 (8.11%) BDD
13 15 (8.11%) SOA
14 11 (5.95%) Mentoring
15 10 (5.41%) Coaching
15 10 (5.41%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (34.59%) SQL
2 57 (30.81%) C#
3 32 (17.30%) C++
4 17 (9.19%) Java
5 15 (8.11%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.49%) Python
6 12 (6.49%) R
7 9 (4.86%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.70%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.16%) C
10 3 (1.62%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.08%) RPG
12 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.54%) F#
12 1 (0.54%) Perl
12 1 (0.54%) PHP
12 1 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (15.14%) ITIL Certification
2 20 (10.81%) SC Cleared
2 20 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (9.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (8.65%) MCSA
5 14 (7.57%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (6.49%) CCNA
7 11 (5.95%) MCSE
8 10 (5.41%) MCP
9 9 (4.86%) Degree
10 7 (3.78%) MCITP
11 6 (3.24%) IBM Certification
12 5 (2.70%) RHCA
12 5 (2.70%) RHCSA
13 1 (0.54%) CCNP
13 1 (0.54%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.41%) SLA
2 2 (1.08%) ISO19770
2 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.54%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (29.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (23.78%) Active Directory
3 17 (9.19%) Virtual Desktop
4 10 (5.41%) vSphere
5 8 (4.32%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.78%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.70%) XenApp
8 2 (1.08%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) SCCM
2 1 (0.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.54%) Kibana
2 1 (0.54%) Nagios
2 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (31.89%) VMware
2 28 (15.14%) Cisco
3 19 (10.27%) IBM
4 18 (9.73%) Citrix
5 15 (8.11%) Symantec
6 12 (6.49%) Tableau
7 6 (3.24%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.08%) Google
8 2 (1.08%) NetApp
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle
8 2 (1.08%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.08%) Veeam
8 2 (1.08%) Veritas
9 1 (0.54%) Adobe
9 1 (0.54%) BEA
9 1 (0.54%) CommVault
9 1 (0.54%) EMC
9 1 (0.54%) Nimble Storage
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venn Group
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Elliot
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, private healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago