The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 171 129 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 32.51% 26.76% 36.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.50% 87.16% 74.77%
Number of salaries quoted 109 66 118
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
200 148 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 38.02% 30.71% 49.21%
Number of salaries quoted 132 84 162
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Berkshire

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 25 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 153 (52.40%) Microsoft
2 111 (38.01%) SQL
3 100 (34.25%) Active Directory
4 85 (29.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 82 (28.08%) VMware
6 81 (27.74%) Security Cleared
7 79 (27.05%) TCP/IP
8 72 (24.66%) DNS
9 71 (24.32%) Linux
10 69 (23.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 68 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 66 (22.60%) Telecoms
13 65 (22.26%) SC Cleared
14 62 (21.23%) MS Excel
14 62 (21.23%) SQL Server
15 60 (20.55%) MS Exchange
16 59 (20.21%) Finance
16 59 (20.21%) DV Cleared
16 59 (20.21%) Fujitsu
17 55 (18.84%) Windows XP
17 55 (18.84%) Internet
18 54 (18.49%) Retail
19 53 (18.15%) UNIX
20 49 (16.78%) IIS
21 46 (15.75%) Exchange Server 2003
21 46 (15.75%) Windows 7
22 45 (15.41%) Citrix
23 43 (14.73%) Cisco
23 43 (14.73%) Incident Management
24 42 (14.38%) Relational Database

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 60 (20.55%) MS Exchange
2 49 (16.78%) IIS
3 46 (15.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 37 (12.67%) Apache
5 27 (9.25%) SharePoint
5 27 (9.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (7.53%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 17 (5.82%) SharePoint 2010
7 17 (5.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 17 (5.82%) Live Communications Server
8 13 (4.45%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.71%) Lync
10 5 (1.71%) CMS
11 4 (1.37%) IBM Notes
11 4 (1.37%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.03%) WebSphere Process Server
12 3 (1.03%) FileNet
12 3 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (21.23%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.79%) MS Office
3 5 (1.71%) MS Project
4 4 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.05%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.34%) Office 365
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (27.05%) TCP/IP
2 72 (24.66%) DNS
3 55 (18.84%) Internet
4 36 (12.33%) Firewall
5 35 (11.99%) DHCP
6 22 (7.53%) WAN
6 22 (7.53%) LAN
7 18 (6.16%) VoIP
8 17 (5.82%) VPN
9 12 (4.11%) PBX
9 12 (4.11%) LDAP
9 12 (4.11%) TETRA
9 12 (4.11%) Multicast
10 10 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (3.08%) Network Security
11 9 (3.08%) SSL
12 8 (2.74%) SAN
13 6 (2.05%) DMZ
14 5 (1.71%) Wireless
14 5 (1.71%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (21.23%) SQL Server
2 42 (14.38%) Relational Database
3 34 (11.64%) RDBMS
4 17 (5.82%) EDRMS
4 17 (5.82%) IDOL
4 17 (5.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (5.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (4.45%) Big Data
7 5 (1.71%) MySQL
7 5 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.71%) DB2
8 4 (1.37%) MS Access
9 3 (1.03%) DTS
9 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (3.42%) NUnit
1 10 (3.42%) MSTest
1 10 (3.42%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (3.42%) Moq
2 4 (1.37%) MSI
3 3 (1.03%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.68%) Subversion
4 2 (0.68%) Selenium
5 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (22.60%) Telecoms
2 59 (20.21%) Finance
3 54 (18.49%) Retail
4 37 (12.67%) German Language
5 18 (6.16%) French Language
6 12 (4.11%) Marketing
7 7 (2.40%) Back Office
8 6 (2.05%) Publishing
9 5 (1.71%) Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.34%) Military
10 1 (0.34%) Front Office
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 128 (43.84%) Support Engineer
2 68 (23.29%) Technical Support
3 50 (17.12%) Technical Engineer
4 49 (16.78%) Technical Support Engineer
5 31 (10.62%) Developer
6 19 (6.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 18 (6.16%) 2nd Line Support
8 17 (5.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 17 (5.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 15 (5.14%) Test Engineer
9 15 (5.14%) Graduate
10 14 (4.79%) Messaging Engineer
10 14 (4.79%) Messaging Support Engineer
11 13 (4.45%) 1st Line Support
12 12 (4.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 12 (4.11%) Product Manager
12 12 (4.11%) Portfolio Manager
13 11 (3.77%) Software Engineer
13 11 (3.77%) Analyst
13 11 (3.77%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.99%) .NET
2 23 (7.88%) ASP.NET
3 17 (5.82%) WinForms
4 14 (4.79%) XML
4 14 (4.79%) WCF
5 13 (4.45%) WPF
6 10 (3.42%) Spring.NET
6 10 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (3.42%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (3.42%) Ninject
6 10 (3.42%) Razor View Engine
6 10 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (3.42%) Unity DI Container
7 9 (3.08%) CSS
7 9 (3.08%) HTML
8 5 (1.71%) XSLT
8 5 (1.71%) HTML5
9 4 (1.37%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.37%) Ajax
10 3 (1.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.90%) Statistics
2 20 (6.85%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.82%) Blackberry
4 16 (5.48%) Clustering
5 15 (5.14%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (4.45%) Open Source
7 10 (3.42%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (2.05%) Replication
9 5 (1.71%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.71%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.71%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.03%) Handset
10 3 (1.03%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.03%) SecurID
10 3 (1.03%) PKI
10 3 (1.03%) iPhone
11 2 (0.68%) Firmware
12 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.34%) FMCG
12 1 (0.34%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 85 (29.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 71 (24.32%) Linux
3 68 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (18.84%) Windows XP
5 53 (18.15%) UNIX
6 46 (15.75%) Windows 7
7 31 (10.62%) Solaris
8 24 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (7.88%) Windows 2000
10 15 (5.14%) Debian
11 13 (4.45%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (1.37%) Windows 8
15 3 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (1.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (14.73%) Incident Management
2 34 (11.64%) Validation
2 34 (11.64%) Time Management
3 25 (8.56%) ITIL
4 23 (7.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (7.53%) Software Distribution
6 18 (6.16%) Product Management
7 16 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (5.14%) High Availability
8 15 (5.14%) Analytics
9 13 (4.45%) Business Analytics
9 13 (4.45%) MVVM
9 13 (4.45%) MVC
10 12 (4.11%) Load Balancing
10 12 (4.11%) Mobile Device Management
11 10 (3.42%) Web Application Development
11 10 (3.42%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (3.42%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (3.42%) Kanban
11 10 (3.42%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 111 (38.01%) SQL
2 33 (11.30%) PowerShell
3 30 (10.27%) C#
4 20 (6.85%) VB
5 17 (5.82%) VBScript
6 11 (3.77%) Java
7 10 (3.42%) Python
8 9 (3.08%) JavaScript
9 8 (2.74%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.05%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.05%) Google Apps Script
11 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.03%) PHP
12 3 (1.03%) C++
12 3 (1.03%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.03%) Jython
13 2 (0.68%) PHP5
13 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 81 (27.74%) Security Cleared
2 65 (22.26%) SC Cleared
3 59 (20.21%) DV Cleared
4 34 (11.64%) Degree
5 21 (7.19%) CCNA
5 21 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.74%) MCSE
7 8 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.05%) MCP
8 6 (2.05%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (2.05%) MCSA
8 6 (2.05%) MCDBA
9 5 (1.71%) CCA
9 5 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.71%) CCEE
9 5 (1.71%) CCIA
10 2 (0.68%) MCITP
10 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.48%) SLA
2 11 (3.77%) QA
3 3 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 100 (34.25%) Active Directory
2 69 (23.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.85%) ISA Server
4 18 (6.16%) VMware ESX
5 16 (5.48%) Hyper-V
6 12 (4.11%) XenApp
7 10 (3.42%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (2.05%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (2.05%) UAG
10 4 (1.37%) DFS Replication
10 4 (1.37%) vSphere
11 2 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.68%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 24 (8.22%) NetBackup
2 16 (5.48%) SCCM
3 13 (4.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (2.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (1.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (1.37%) Unicenter
6 4 (1.37%) Netcool
7 3 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.68%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 153 (52.40%) Microsoft
2 82 (28.08%) VMware
3 59 (20.21%) Fujitsu
4 45 (15.41%) Citrix
5 43 (14.73%) Cisco
6 28 (9.59%) Sun
7 23 (7.88%) Veritas
8 21 (7.19%) Meridio
9 16 (5.48%) Juniper
9 16 (5.48%) Oracle
10 9 (3.08%) IBM
10 9 (3.08%) HP
11 8 (2.74%) AppSense
12 7 (2.40%) Lotus
12 7 (2.40%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.40%) F5
13 6 (2.05%) Google
14 5 (1.71%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.71%) McAfee
15 4 (1.37%) Apple
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