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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 121 168 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.53% 30.71% 23.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.46% 74.34% 63.83%
Number of salaries quoted 120 98 62
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,050 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
167 226 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 35.23% 41.32% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 166 151 83
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £62,500
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 10 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 139 (67.48%) Active Directory
2 130 (63.11%) Microsoft
3 120 (58.25%) VMware
3 120 (58.25%) Windows Server
4 101 (49.03%) Firewall
5 97 (47.09%) MS Excel
6 91 (44.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 87 (42.23%) MS Exchange
7 87 (42.23%) WAN
8 85 (41.26%) LAN
9 79 (38.35%) Exchange Server 2010
10 78 (37.86%) Exchange Server 2013
10 78 (37.86%) SQL
11 72 (34.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 72 (34.95%) Data Centre
12 65 (31.55%) Linux
12 65 (31.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 64 (31.07%) VMware ESXi
14 45 (21.84%) SQL Server
15 37 (17.96%) Degree
16 36 (17.48%) Finance
17 35 (16.99%) .NET
18 33 (16.02%) C#
18 33 (16.02%) VMware ESX
19 31 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
19 31 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
20 30 (14.56%) Computer Science
20 30 (14.56%) Cisco
21 27 (13.11%) Web Services
22 26 (12.62%) JavaScript

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 87 (42.23%) MS Exchange
2 79 (38.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 78 (37.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (3.88%) IIS
5 7 (3.40%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.91%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.43%) CMS
7 5 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.43%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.43%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 97 (47.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.43%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.94%) SaaS
3 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.46%) Office 365
4 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 101 (49.03%) Firewall
2 87 (42.23%) WAN
3 85 (41.26%) LAN
4 25 (12.14%) SAN
5 23 (11.17%) TCP/IP
6 13 (6.31%) DNS
6 13 (6.31%) iSCSI
7 9 (4.37%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (4.37%) DHCP
8 7 (3.40%) Internet
8 7 (3.40%) NAS
9 6 (2.91%) HTTP
10 5 (2.43%) NetScaler
10 5 (2.43%) Skype
10 5 (2.43%) Wireshark
11 4 (1.94%) Network Security
11 4 (1.94%) VPN
11 4 (1.94%) Wireless
12 3 (1.46%) Cisco Wireless
12 3 (1.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.97%) Big Data
4 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.49%) MySQL
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.43%) Subversion
General
1 36 (17.48%) Finance
2 5 (2.43%) Legal
2 5 (2.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (1.94%) Law
3 4 (1.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.46%) Marketing
5 2 (0.97%) Games
5 2 (0.97%) Publishing
6 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.49%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 84 (40.78%) Support Engineer
2 49 (23.79%) VMware Engineer
3 39 (18.93%) Technical Engineer
4 38 (18.45%) Technical Support
5 36 (17.48%) Technical Support Engineer
6 34 (16.50%) Developer
7 30 (14.56%) VMware Support Engineer
8 29 (14.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (12.62%) Windows Engineer
10 24 (11.65%) IT Support
11 23 (11.17%) IT Engineer
12 21 (10.19%) C# Developer
12 21 (10.19%) IT Support Engineer
12 21 (10.19%) Senior IT Support
12 21 (10.19%) Senior Support Engineer
12 21 (10.19%) Senior VMware Engineer
13 18 (8.74%) Exchange Engineer
14 16 (7.77%) .NET Developer
15 15 (7.28%) Exchange Support
16 14 (6.80%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.99%) .NET
2 27 (13.11%) Web Services
3 24 (11.65%) CSS
4 20 (9.71%) HTML
5 14 (6.80%) ASP.NET
5 14 (6.80%) WinForms
6 13 (6.31%) .NET Framework
7 12 (5.83%) XML
8 9 (4.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (4.37%) JSON
9 8 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (3.88%) jQuery
9 8 (3.88%) RESTful
10 5 (2.43%) Ajax
10 5 (2.43%) CSS3
10 5 (2.43%) HTML5
10 5 (2.43%) WebKit
11 1 (0.49%) EDIFACT
11 1 (0.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 72 (34.95%) Data Centre
2 30 (14.56%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.80%) Driving Licence
4 13 (6.31%) N-Tier
5 9 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.40%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.40%) NHS
7 6 (2.91%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.46%) Replication
8 3 (1.46%) User Experience
9 2 (0.97%) Clustering
10 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.49%) e-Health
10 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.49%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.49%) PDA
10 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 120 (58.25%) Windows Server
2 91 (44.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 72 (34.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (31.55%) Linux
4 65 (31.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (8.25%) Android
5 17 (8.25%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.85%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.37%) Unix
8 6 (2.91%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.43%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.49%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.49%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (9.22%) ITIL
3 17 (8.25%) OOP
4 14 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (6.80%) Data Protection
4 14 (6.80%) TDD
5 13 (6.31%) OO
6 12 (5.83%) Scrum
7 11 (5.34%) Process Management
7 11 (5.34%) Software Engineering
8 9 (4.37%) MVC
8 9 (4.37%) Use Case
9 8 (3.88%) Android Development
9 8 (3.88%) Front End Development
9 8 (3.88%) iOS Development
9 8 (3.88%) MVVM
9 8 (3.88%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (3.88%) Unit Testing
9 8 (3.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 78 (37.86%) SQL
2 33 (16.02%) C#
3 26 (12.62%) JavaScript
4 16 (7.77%) Java
5 14 (6.80%) C++
6 11 (5.34%) VB.NET
7 10 (4.85%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.37%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.40%) Python
10 5 (2.43%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.43%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.94%) Perl
11 4 (1.94%) PHP
11 4 (1.94%) XAML
12 2 (0.97%) C
13 1 (0.49%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.49%) Google Apps Script
13 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (17.96%) Degree
2 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.43%) CCNA
3 5 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.43%) MCSE
3 5 (2.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.94%) CCA
4 4 (1.94%) CCIE
4 4 (1.94%) CCNP
4 4 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (1.94%) MCP
4 4 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (1.94%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.97%) CISSP
5 2 (0.97%) MCSA
5 2 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.49%) CCDP
6 1 (0.49%) CCVP
6 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.19%) SLA
2 15 (7.28%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 139 (67.48%) Active Directory
2 64 (31.07%) VMware ESXi
3 33 (16.02%) VMware ESX
4 31 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (8.74%) Hyper-V
6 14 (6.80%) XenApp
7 11 (5.34%) XenDesktop
8 10 (4.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (3.88%) vSphere
10 6 (2.91%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.94%) XenServer
12 2 (0.97%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.49%) NFS
13 1 (0.49%) Samba
13 1 (0.49%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (5.34%) SCCM
2 10 (4.85%) SCOM
3 8 (3.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (3.40%) SCVMM
5 5 (2.43%) EdgeSight
6 2 (0.97%) DameWare
7 1 (0.49%) Nagios
7 1 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.49%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 130 (63.11%) Microsoft
2 120 (58.25%) VMware
3 30 (14.56%) Cisco
4 20 (9.71%) Citrix
5 12 (5.83%) Juniper
6 10 (4.85%) Symantec
7 8 (3.88%) LANDesk
7 8 (3.88%) Oracle
8 5 (2.43%) AppSense
8 5 (2.43%) Ektron
8 5 (2.43%) EMC
9 4 (1.94%) Apple
9 4 (1.94%) NetApp
10 3 (1.46%) CommVault
10 3 (1.46%) Google
10 3 (1.46%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (1.46%) Polycom
10 3 (1.46%) Veeam
10 3 (1.46%) Veritas
11 2 (0.97%) Palo Alto
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