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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 219 126 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 36.50% 28.64% 28.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 79.93% 68.85% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 122 78 81
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,550 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
274 183 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 45.67% 41.59% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 173 105 98
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 242 (54.75%) Active Directory
2 236 (53.39%) Security Cleared
3 214 (48.42%) Microsoft
4 209 (47.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 190 (42.99%) SC Cleared
6 164 (37.10%) Fujitsu
7 163 (36.88%) SQL
8 157 (35.52%) DV Cleared
9 151 (34.16%) VMware
10 148 (33.48%) Windows XP
11 146 (33.03%) Finance
12 145 (32.81%) Windows 7
13 137 (31.00%) Telecoms
14 135 (30.54%) Retail
15 133 (30.09%) Windows Server 2008
16 128 (28.96%) VMware Infrastructure
17 127 (28.73%) MS Exchange
18 120 (27.15%) DNS
19 111 (25.11%) MS Excel
20 109 (24.66%) Incident Management
21 84 (19.00%) Statistics
22 83 (18.78%) SQL Server
23 82 (18.55%) Exchange Server 2003
24 80 (18.10%) PowerShell
25 77 (17.42%) Linux
25 77 (17.42%) Citrix
26 75 (16.97%) DHCP
27 70 (15.84%) Oracle
27 70 (15.84%) IIS
28 64 (14.48%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 127 (28.73%) MS Exchange
2 82 (18.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 70 (15.84%) IIS
4 61 (13.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 49 (11.09%) Apache
6 48 (10.86%) Live Communications Server
7 47 (10.63%) SharePoint
8 44 (9.95%) SharePoint 2010
9 40 (9.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 30 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2013
11 29 (6.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 13 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (2.71%) Tomcat
14 5 (1.13%) ArcGIS
14 5 (1.13%) CMS
14 5 (1.13%) IBM Notes
14 5 (1.13%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.68%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.68%) Joomla!
Applications
1 111 (25.11%) MS Excel
2 62 (14.03%) MS Office
3 5 (1.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 120 (27.15%) DNS
2 75 (16.97%) DHCP
3 64 (14.48%) LAN
3 64 (14.48%) WAN
4 47 (10.63%) Firewall
5 44 (9.95%) TCP/IP
6 39 (8.82%) Internet
7 24 (5.43%) SAN
8 9 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (1.58%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.36%) Network Security
11 5 (1.13%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 5 (1.13%) VoIP
11 5 (1.13%) VPN
12 4 (0.90%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.68%) TETRA
13 3 (0.68%) Multicast
13 3 (0.68%) SMTP
13 3 (0.68%) PBX
14 2 (0.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.95%) EDRMS
2 44 (9.95%) IDOL
3 20 (4.52%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 16 (3.62%) RDBMS
6 15 (3.39%) MS Access
7 13 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (2.49%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.13%) MySQL
9 5 (1.13%) Big Data
10 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (5.88%) LoadRunner
2 16 (3.62%) Selenium
3 12 (2.71%) SilkPerformer
4 8 (1.81%) MSI
4 8 (1.81%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (1.13%) WinRunner
6 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.68%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.45%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.45%) NUnit
7 2 (0.45%) Subversion
7 2 (0.45%) MSTest
7 2 (0.45%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (0.45%) Moq
General
1 146 (33.03%) Finance
2 137 (31.00%) Telecoms
3 135 (30.54%) Retail
4 7 (1.58%) German Language
5 5 (1.13%) Publishing
5 5 (1.13%) Banking
6 4 (0.90%) French Language
7 3 (0.68%) Marketing
7 3 (0.68%) Legal
8 2 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 227 (51.36%) Support Engineer
2 86 (19.46%) 2nd Line Support
2 86 (19.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 47 (10.63%) Technical Support
4 38 (8.60%) Messaging Engineer
4 38 (8.60%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 33 (7.47%) 3rd Line Support
6 29 (6.56%) Consultant
6 29 (6.56%) Technical Support Engineer
6 29 (6.56%) Technical Engineer
6 29 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 27 (6.11%) Problem Manager
8 21 (4.75%) IT Support
9 19 (4.30%) Test Consultant
9 19 (4.30%) QA Engineer
10 14 (3.17%) Analyst
10 14 (3.17%) Support Specialist
10 14 (3.17%) Integration Engineer
11 13 (2.94%) Software Engineer
12 12 (2.71%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.47%) .NET
2 18 (4.07%) Web Services
3 8 (1.81%) XML
3 8 (1.81%) HTML
4 5 (1.13%) CSS
4 5 (1.13%) XSLT
4 5 (1.13%) HTML5
5 3 (0.68%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.45%) JSON
6 2 (0.45%) WCF
6 2 (0.45%) WPF
6 2 (0.45%) Spring.NET
6 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.45%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (0.45%) Ninject
6 2 (0.45%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (0.45%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (0.45%) ODBC
6 2 (0.45%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 84 (19.00%) Statistics
2 49 (11.09%) Blackberry
3 44 (9.95%) Clustering
4 29 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (5.20%) Replication
6 20 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.94%) Thin Client
7 13 (2.94%) Fat Client
8 10 (2.26%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.36%) CESG
9 6 (1.36%) CESG CLAS
9 6 (1.36%) RMADS
9 6 (1.36%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.13%) Open Source
11 4 (0.90%) Cryptography
11 4 (0.90%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.68%) EPoS
12 3 (0.68%) PKI
12 3 (0.68%) New Media
13 2 (0.45%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 209 (47.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 148 (33.48%) Windows XP
3 145 (32.81%) Windows 7
4 133 (30.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 77 (17.42%) Linux
6 49 (11.09%) UNIX
7 42 (9.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (6.79%) Windows 2000 Server
9 29 (6.56%) Windows 2000
10 24 (5.43%) Windows 8
11 22 (4.98%) Solaris
12 6 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.13%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.13%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.90%) Debian
15 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.45%) SUSE
15 2 (0.45%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (24.66%) Incident Management
2 62 (14.03%) Software Distribution
3 54 (12.22%) Time Management
4 51 (11.54%) Release Management
5 49 (11.09%) ITIL
6 46 (10.41%) Mentoring
7 44 (9.95%) Coaching
8 40 (9.05%) Problem Management
8 40 (9.05%) High Availability
9 37 (8.37%) Software Deployment
10 34 (7.69%) Service Management
11 31 (7.01%) Disaster Recovery
11 31 (7.01%) Root Cause Analysis
12 30 (6.79%) Test Automation
13 27 (6.11%) ITIL V2
14 24 (5.43%) Regression Testing
14 24 (5.43%) Migration
14 24 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (4.75%) Validation
15 21 (4.75%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 163 (36.88%) SQL
2 80 (18.10%) PowerShell
3 23 (5.20%) VBScript
4 22 (4.98%) VB
4 22 (4.98%) C#
5 6 (1.36%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.36%) VB.NET
6 5 (1.13%) PHP
7 4 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.68%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.68%) C++
9 2 (0.45%) VC++
9 2 (0.45%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.45%) PHP5
9 2 (0.45%) C
10 1 (0.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 236 (53.39%) Security Cleared
2 190 (42.99%) SC Cleared
3 157 (35.52%) DV Cleared
4 41 (9.28%) ISTQB
5 26 (5.88%) ISEB
5 26 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (2.94%) Degree
7 6 (1.36%) CCA
7 6 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.36%) CCEE
7 6 (1.36%) CCIA
8 4 (0.90%) CCNA
8 4 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.45%) CCNP
10 1 (0.23%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.23%) MCP
10 1 (0.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.88%) QA
2 7 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.90%) SLA
4 3 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 242 (54.75%) Active Directory
2 128 (28.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (11.31%) Hyper-V
4 44 (9.95%) ISA Server
5 38 (8.60%) VMware ESX
6 13 (2.94%) XenApp
6 13 (2.94%) XenDesktop
7 10 (2.26%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.58%) VMware Server
10 5 (1.13%) DFS Replication
11 4 (0.90%) vSphere
12 2 (0.45%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (0.23%) Firmware
13 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 61 (13.80%) NetBackup
2 55 (12.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 52 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 51 (11.54%) SCCM
5 26 (5.88%) SCOM
5 26 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
6 13 (2.94%) Netcool
6 13 (2.94%) Unicenter
6 13 (2.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 5 (1.13%) EdgeSight
8 4 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.90%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.45%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 214 (48.42%) Microsoft
2 164 (37.10%) Fujitsu
3 151 (34.16%) VMware
4 77 (17.42%) Citrix
5 70 (15.84%) Oracle
6 60 (13.57%) HP
7 57 (12.90%) Veritas
7 57 (12.90%) Meridio
8 37 (8.37%) McAfee
9 35 (7.92%) Sophos
10 20 (4.52%) Cisco
11 13 (2.94%) EMC
12 12 (2.71%) IBM
13 11 (2.49%) Sun
13 11 (2.49%) AppSense
14 9 (2.04%) SonicWALL
14 9 (2.04%) Juniper
14 9 (2.04%) NetApp
15 8 (1.81%) Symantec
16 6 (1.36%) Red Hat
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