The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 75 128 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 15.40% 24.06% 42.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.75% 74.42% 89.18%
Number of salaries quoted 43 93 112
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +31.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Windows
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
106 172 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 21.77% 32.33% 47.18%
Number of salaries quoted 69 128 126
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Windows
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows Salary Trend in Bracknell

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 116 (45.85%) Active Directory
1 116 (45.85%) Security Cleared
2 108 (42.69%) Microsoft
3 96 (37.94%) SC Cleared
4 84 (33.20%) SQL
5 80 (31.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 70 (27.67%) MS Exchange
7 68 (26.88%) Finance
8 67 (26.48%) VMware
8 67 (26.48%) Fujitsu
9 64 (25.30%) DV Cleared
10 61 (24.11%) MS Excel
11 60 (23.72%) Windows XP
11 60 (23.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 59 (23.32%) DNS
13 55 (21.74%) Windows 7
13 55 (21.74%) Incident Management
14 54 (21.34%) VMware Infrastructure
14 54 (21.34%) Telecoms
15 53 (20.95%) UNIX
16 46 (18.18%) Retail
17 42 (16.60%) Statistics
18 41 (16.21%) Exchange Server 2003
18 41 (16.21%) Linux
19 39 (15.42%) SQL Server
20 38 (15.02%) ITIL
20 38 (15.02%) DHCP
20 38 (15.02%) Citrix
21 37 (14.62%) QA
21 37 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Windows 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 Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 70 (27.67%) MS Exchange
2 41 (16.21%) Exchange Server 2003
3 37 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (12.25%) IIS
5 27 (10.67%) Live Communications Server
6 21 (8.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (7.51%) Apache
8 18 (7.11%) SharePoint
8 18 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (5.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 12 (4.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (3.56%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (2.37%) Drupal
12 6 (2.37%) Kentico
12 6 (2.37%) Tomcat
12 6 (2.37%) CMS
13 5 (1.98%) Lync
14 4 (1.58%) WebSphere
14 4 (1.58%) JBoss
14 4 (1.58%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 61 (24.11%) MS Excel
2 35 (13.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.79%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 59 (23.32%) DNS
2 38 (15.02%) DHCP
3 28 (11.07%) TCP/IP
4 26 (10.28%) Firewall
5 19 (7.51%) LAN
5 19 (7.51%) WAN
5 19 (7.51%) SAN
6 15 (5.93%) Internet
7 11 (4.35%) Network Security
7 11 (4.35%) Ethernet
8 10 (3.95%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 8 (3.16%) Wireshark
10 6 (2.37%) iSCSI
10 6 (2.37%) NetScaler
11 5 (1.98%) VPN
12 4 (1.58%) VLAN
12 4 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.58%) Unified Communications
12 4 (1.58%) VoIP
13 2 (0.79%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.72%) IDOL
2 17 (6.72%) EDRMS
3 13 (5.14%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.95%) RDBMS
4 10 (3.95%) MS Access
5 9 (3.56%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.58%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (1.58%) OLTP
7 4 (1.58%) OLAP
8 3 (1.19%) DB2
8 3 (1.19%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.19%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.19%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.79%) MySQL
10 1 (0.40%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (5.93%) Selenium
2 3 (1.19%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.79%) Hudson
4 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
General
1 68 (26.88%) Finance
2 54 (21.34%) Telecoms
3 46 (18.18%) Retail
4 6 (2.37%) Publishing
5 5 (1.98%) Banking
6 4 (1.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) French Language
7 1 (0.40%) German Language
7 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 94 (37.15%) Support Engineer
2 34 (13.44%) 2nd Line Support
3 32 (12.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 26 (10.28%) Technical Support
5 23 (9.09%) QA Engineer
5 23 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 20 (7.91%) Messaging Engineer
7 19 (7.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 18 (7.11%) Problem Manager
8 18 (7.11%) Consultant
9 17 (6.72%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 17 (6.72%) Test Engineer
10 15 (5.93%) Graduate
11 14 (5.53%) Technical Engineer
11 14 (5.53%) Technical Support Engineer
11 14 (5.53%) Software Engineer
12 13 (5.14%) Team Leader
13 11 (4.35%) Architect
13 11 (4.35%) Analyst
14 10 (3.95%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.28%) .NET
2 16 (6.32%) Web Services
3 10 (3.95%) HTML
4 9 (3.56%) CSS
5 8 (3.16%) HTML5
5 8 (3.16%) XML
6 7 (2.77%) SAP Basis
6 7 (2.77%) XSLT
7 4 (1.58%) ODBC
7 4 (1.58%) Servlets
7 4 (1.58%) J2EE
8 3 (1.19%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.19%) JDBC
8 3 (1.19%) J2SE
9 1 (0.40%) Spring
9 1 (0.40%) SOAP
9 1 (0.40%) Flash
9 1 (0.40%) Middleware
9 1 (0.40%) REST
9 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.60%) Statistics
2 28 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (10.28%) Blackberry
4 23 (9.09%) Clustering
5 17 (6.72%) Replication
6 16 (6.32%) Computer Science
7 14 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (3.56%) Thin Client
8 9 (3.56%) Fat Client
9 7 (2.77%) CESG
9 7 (2.77%) CESG CLAS
9 7 (2.77%) RMADS
10 4 (1.58%) PKI
10 4 (1.58%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.58%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.19%) New Media
12 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.40%) DTV
12 1 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 80 (31.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 60 (23.72%) Windows XP
2 60 (23.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (21.74%) Windows 7
4 53 (20.95%) UNIX
5 41 (16.21%) Linux
6 21 (8.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (5.53%) Windows 2000
8 8 (3.16%) Solaris
9 6 (2.37%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (1.98%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.58%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.79%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.79%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.79%) CentOS
12 2 (0.79%) Debian
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (21.74%) Incident Management
2 38 (15.02%) ITIL
3 29 (11.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 26 (10.28%) Problem Management
4 26 (10.28%) Time Management
5 25 (9.88%) Release Management
5 25 (9.88%) Service Management
6 24 (9.49%) Software Distribution
7 22 (8.70%) High Availability
7 22 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 21 (8.30%) Coaching
9 20 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (7.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (7.11%) Mentoring
10 18 (7.11%) ITIL V2
11 15 (5.93%) Scrum
12 12 (4.74%) Automation Testing
13 11 (4.35%) Software Delivery
13 11 (4.35%) Software Deployment
14 10 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 84 (33.20%) SQL
2 31 (12.25%) PowerShell
3 20 (7.91%) C#
4 9 (3.56%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.16%) VBScript
6 7 (2.77%) VB
6 7 (2.77%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.77%) Java
7 4 (1.58%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.19%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.19%) Python
8 3 (1.19%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.79%) Google Apps Script
9 2 (0.79%) Perl
10 1 (0.40%) C++
10 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 116 (45.85%) Security Cleared
2 96 (37.94%) SC Cleared
3 64 (25.30%) DV Cleared
4 28 (11.07%) Degree
5 18 (7.11%) ISTQB
6 15 (5.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (4.74%) CCA
7 12 (4.74%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (3.56%) MCP
10 6 (2.37%) CCEE
10 6 (2.37%) CCIA
10 6 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.37%) MCSE
11 5 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.98%) MCDBA
11 5 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.98%) CCNA
12 4 (1.58%) MCITP
12 4 (1.58%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (14.62%) QA
2 11 (4.35%) SLA
3 5 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 116 (45.85%) Active Directory
2 54 (21.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (11.86%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.72%) ISA Server
5 14 (5.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (5.53%) XenApp
6 13 (5.14%) XenDesktop
7 12 (4.74%) VMware ESX
8 10 (3.95%) Terminal Services
9 6 (2.37%) vSphere
9 6 (2.37%) XenServer
10 4 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 27 (10.67%) SCCM
2 25 (9.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 24 (9.49%) NetBackup
4 18 (7.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 13 (5.14%) SCOM
6 7 (2.77%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 6 (2.37%) EdgeSight
7 6 (2.37%) Unicenter
7 6 (2.37%) Netcool
8 4 (1.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (1.19%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.40%) SCSM
10 1 (0.40%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 108 (42.69%) Microsoft
2 67 (26.48%) VMware
2 67 (26.48%) Fujitsu
3 38 (15.02%) Citrix
4 29 (11.46%) Oracle
5 27 (10.67%) Veritas
6 23 (9.09%) Meridio
7 21 (8.30%) HP
8 18 (7.11%) Cisco
9 13 (5.14%) Sophos
10 12 (4.74%) AppSense
11 11 (4.35%) McAfee
12 10 (3.95%) IBM
13 9 (3.56%) Juniper
14 8 (3.16%) SAP
15 7 (2.77%) EMC
16 6 (2.37%) Symantec
17 5 (1.98%) LANDesk
18 4 (1.58%) Lumension
18 4 (1.58%) Red Hat
Bracknell, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £17000 - £20500 per annum + £20,500 + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago