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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 60 195 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 16.57% 37.14% 22.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 87.44% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 48 87 50
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £19,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
90 223 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.86% 42.48% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 75 110 87
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 2 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 67 (55.83%) Microsoft
2 57 (47.50%) Active Directory
3 50 (41.67%) Firewall
4 47 (39.17%) VMware
5 41 (34.17%) MS Exchange
6 38 (31.67%) Cisco
6 38 (31.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 36 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 35 (29.17%) SQL
9 34 (28.33%) Juniper
10 32 (26.67%) LAN
10 32 (26.67%) WAN
10 32 (26.67%) Linux
11 31 (25.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (24.17%) MS Excel
13 28 (23.33%) TCP/IP
14 26 (21.67%) UNIX
14 26 (21.67%) VMware ESX
14 26 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 25 (20.83%) Degree
15 25 (20.83%) ITIL
16 24 (20.00%) Data Centre
17 23 (19.17%) vSphere
18 19 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
19 17 (14.17%) Windows 7
20 16 (13.33%) Relational Database
20 16 (13.33%) Computer Science
21 15 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
21 15 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
21 15 (12.50%) Lync

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 41 (34.17%) MS Exchange
2 38 (31.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (12.50%) Lync
5 4 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.50%) IIS
6 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.67%) Drupal
7 2 (1.67%) Kentico
7 2 (1.67%) JBoss
7 2 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.67%) CMS
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.67%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (0.83%) Apache
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (24.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (41.67%) Firewall
2 32 (26.67%) LAN
2 32 (26.67%) WAN
3 28 (23.33%) TCP/IP
4 13 (10.83%) DNS
5 10 (8.33%) DHCP
6 8 (6.67%) VoIP
6 8 (6.67%) Unified Communications
7 6 (5.00%) Internet
8 4 (3.33%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.50%) VLAN
9 3 (2.50%) SAN
9 3 (2.50%) VPN
10 2 (1.67%) Junos
10 2 (1.67%) Wireshark
10 2 (1.67%) Network Security
10 2 (1.67%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.83%) IMAP
11 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 14 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.17%) MySQL
5 3 (2.50%) Adabas
5 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.50%) Big Data
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.67%) OLTP
6 2 (1.67%) OLAP
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.83%) MS Access
7 1 (0.83%) DB2
7 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) Hudson
2 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (6.67%) Finance
2 4 (3.33%) French Language
2 4 (3.33%) German Language
2 4 (3.33%) Italian Language
2 4 (3.33%) Spanish Language
3 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 25 (20.83%) Technical Support
2 25 (20.83%) Technical Engineer
3 23 (19.17%) Technical Support Engineer
4 12 (10.00%) Developer
5 11 (9.17%) Software Engineer
5 11 (9.17%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (6.67%) Analyst
6 8 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
6 8 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 8 (6.67%) Build Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Security Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Test Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Software Test Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Field Support Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Field Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.67%) .NET
2 9 (7.50%) HTML
3 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.67%) CSS
4 7 (5.83%) Servlets
4 7 (5.83%) J2EE
5 6 (5.00%) Web Services
5 6 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.17%) JSON
6 5 (4.17%) RESTful
6 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (4.17%) WinForms
6 5 (4.17%) Spring
7 4 (3.33%) JMS
8 3 (2.50%) HTML5
8 3 (2.50%) Ajax
9 2 (1.67%) J2SE
9 2 (1.67%) XML
9 2 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.17%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.50%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.50%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.67%) Replication
7 2 (1.67%) Clustering
7 2 (1.67%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.83%) Statistics
8 1 (0.83%) iPhone
8 1 (0.83%) iPad
8 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.67%) Linux
2 31 (25.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (21.67%) UNIX
4 17 (14.17%) Windows 7
5 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.33%) Solaris
7 7 (5.83%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.17%) Android
8 5 (4.17%) Windows 2000
8 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.83%) CentOS
10 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.83%) Debian
10 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.83%) ITIL
2 15 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 8 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (6.67%) Network Management
5 7 (5.83%) Time Management
5 7 (5.83%) Web Design
5 7 (5.83%) Project Management
6 6 (5.00%) Service Management
6 6 (5.00%) Performance Management
6 6 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.17%) Android Development
7 5 (4.17%) iOS Development
7 5 (4.17%) MVVM
7 5 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.17%) SQL
2 10 (8.33%) C#
2 10 (8.33%) Java
3 9 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.83%) C++
4 7 (5.83%) Python
4 7 (5.83%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.50%) NATURAL
7 3 (2.50%) C
8 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.83%) VB
9 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (20.83%) Degree
2 15 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.00%) MCSE
4 11 (9.17%) Security Cleared
5 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
6 8 (6.67%) MCTS
6 8 (6.67%) MCITP
6 8 (6.67%) MCP
7 7 (5.83%) CCNA
7 7 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.17%) MCDBA
9 4 (3.33%) MCSA
10 3 (2.50%) CCA
10 3 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.83%) OCA
12 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) QA
2 5 (4.17%) SLA
3 3 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 26 (21.67%) VMware ESX
3 23 (19.17%) vSphere
4 19 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (11.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.33%) XenApp
6 4 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (3.33%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.33%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.67%) XenServer
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) SCCM
2 3 (2.50%) SCOM
2 3 (2.50%) EdgeSight
3 1 (0.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.83%) WSUS
3 1 (0.83%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.83%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.83%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 67 (55.83%) Microsoft
2 47 (39.17%) VMware
3 38 (31.67%) Cisco
4 34 (28.33%) Juniper
5 13 (10.83%) Oracle
6 10 (8.33%) LANDesk
7 7 (5.83%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.00%) Sourcefire
8 6 (5.00%) F5
9 5 (4.17%) Blue Coat
9 5 (4.17%) Crossbeam
9 5 (4.17%) Citrix
10 4 (3.33%) AppSense
10 4 (3.33%) IBM
10 4 (3.33%) Sun
10 4 (3.33%) AppDynamics
11 3 (2.50%) CA
12 2 (1.67%) HP
12 2 (1.67%) Symantec
12 2 (1.67%) Sophos
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