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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 195 115 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.28% 22.42% 35.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.05% 74.68% 75.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90 52 137
Average salary £35,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
224 154 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 42.83% 30.02% 47.78%
Number of salaries quoted 114 88 190
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £48,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 27 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 175 (52.08%) Microsoft
2 144 (42.86%) SQL
3 133 (39.58%) Active Directory
4 128 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 128 (38.10%) Security Cleared
5 100 (29.76%) VMware
6 99 (29.46%) SC Cleared
7 97 (28.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 97 (28.87%) DNS
8 95 (28.27%) Telecoms
8 95 (28.27%) Fujitsu
9 91 (27.08%) DV Cleared
10 90 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 87 (25.89%) Finance
11 87 (25.89%) Windows XP
12 83 (24.70%) Retail
13 82 (24.40%) MS Exchange
14 76 (22.62%) Windows 7
15 74 (22.02%) SQL Server
16 72 (21.43%) MS Excel
17 69 (20.54%) TCP/IP
18 68 (20.24%) Linux
19 66 (19.64%) Incident Management
20 62 (18.45%) Exchange Server 2003
21 61 (18.15%) IIS
21 61 (18.15%) Citrix
22 57 (16.96%) PowerShell
23 53 (15.77%) DHCP
24 50 (14.88%) Internet
25 49 (14.58%) UNIX

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 82 (24.40%) MS Exchange
2 62 (18.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 61 (18.15%) IIS
4 48 (14.29%) Apache
5 38 (11.31%) SharePoint
6 34 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 30 (8.93%) Live Communications Server
8 29 (8.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 27 (8.04%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 27 (8.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (4.46%) Tomcat
11 12 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (1.49%) IBM Notes
12 5 (1.49%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (1.49%) CMS
13 4 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.89%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.89%) Drupal
14 3 (0.89%) Kentico
15 2 (0.60%) Lync
Applications
1 72 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.63%) MS Office
3 5 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.79%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 97 (28.87%) DNS
2 69 (20.54%) TCP/IP
3 53 (15.77%) DHCP
4 50 (14.88%) Internet
5 39 (11.61%) Firewall
6 30 (8.93%) WAN
6 30 (8.93%) LAN
7 18 (5.36%) VoIP
8 14 (4.17%) VPN
9 12 (3.57%) SAN
9 12 (3.57%) PBX
9 12 (3.57%) TETRA
9 12 (3.57%) Multicast
10 11 (3.27%) Network Security
11 10 (2.98%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (2.08%) Ethernet
12 7 (2.08%) SSL
13 6 (1.79%) DMZ
14 5 (1.49%) Gigabit Ethernet
14 5 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (22.02%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.01%) Relational Database
3 29 (8.63%) RDBMS
3 29 (8.63%) EDRMS
3 29 (8.63%) IDOL
4 17 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (3.87%) Big Data
7 10 (2.98%) MS Access
8 6 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (1.79%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.49%) MySQL
9 5 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.89%) DTS
11 2 (0.60%) DB2
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (2.98%) NUnit
1 10 (2.98%) MSTest
1 10 (2.98%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (2.98%) Moq
2 7 (2.08%) LoadRunner
3 6 (1.79%) MSI
4 5 (1.49%) SilkPerformer
5 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.60%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.60%) Selenium
6 2 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 95 (28.27%) Telecoms
2 87 (25.89%) Finance
3 83 (24.70%) Retail
4 30 (8.93%) German Language
5 18 (5.36%) French Language
6 12 (3.57%) Marketing
7 7 (2.08%) Back Office
8 6 (1.79%) Publishing
9 5 (1.49%) Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Military
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Legal
10 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 137 (40.77%) Support Engineer
2 56 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 35 (10.42%) Developer
4 34 (10.12%) Technical Engineer
5 33 (9.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 33 (9.82%) Technical Support Engineer
6 32 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 24 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
8 21 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
8 21 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 21 (6.25%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 18 (5.36%) IT Support
10 17 (5.06%) Consultant
11 15 (4.46%) Graduate
11 15 (4.46%) Test Engineer
12 13 (3.87%) Analyst
12 13 (3.87%) Software Engineer
13 12 (3.57%) Portfolio Manager
13 12 (3.57%) Product Manager
14 11 (3.27%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (11.01%) .NET
2 23 (6.85%) ASP.NET
3 17 (5.06%) WinForms
4 14 (4.17%) WCF
5 13 (3.87%) WPF
5 13 (3.87%) XML
6 11 (3.27%) HTML
7 10 (2.98%) Razor View Engine
7 10 (2.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 10 (2.98%) Unity DI Container
7 10 (2.98%) Spring.NET
7 10 (2.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (2.98%) Castle Windsor
7 10 (2.98%) Ninject
8 9 (2.68%) CSS
9 5 (1.49%) XSLT
9 5 (1.49%) HTML5
10 4 (1.19%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.60%) JSON
11 2 (0.60%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.10%) Statistics
2 30 (8.93%) Blackberry
3 26 (7.74%) Clustering
4 21 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (5.95%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.87%) Open Source
7 10 (2.98%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (2.38%) Fat Client
8 8 (2.38%) Thin Client
9 7 (2.08%) Replication
10 6 (1.79%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.89%) Handset
11 3 (0.89%) iPhone
11 3 (0.89%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.89%) SecurID
11 3 (0.89%) PKI
12 2 (0.60%) Firmware
12 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.60%) Home Automation
12 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 128 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 97 (28.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 87 (25.89%) Windows XP
4 76 (22.62%) Windows 7
5 68 (20.24%) Linux
6 49 (14.58%) UNIX
7 31 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (8.33%) Solaris
8 28 (8.33%) Windows 2000
9 15 (4.46%) Debian
10 13 (3.87%) Ubuntu
11 12 (3.57%) Windows 8
12 7 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.79%) Windows Vista
14 4 (1.19%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.60%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (19.64%) Incident Management
2 48 (14.29%) Time Management
3 31 (9.23%) Validation
4 30 (8.93%) Software Distribution
5 29 (8.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 27 (8.04%) ITIL
7 22 (6.55%) High Availability
8 16 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (4.46%) Problem Management
9 15 (4.46%) Analytics
10 13 (3.87%) Business Analytics
10 13 (3.87%) MVVM
10 13 (3.87%) Product Management
10 13 (3.87%) Service Management
10 13 (3.87%) MVC
11 12 (3.57%) Software Engineering
11 12 (3.57%) Load Balancing
11 12 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
12 10 (2.98%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (2.98%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 144 (42.86%) SQL
2 57 (16.96%) PowerShell
3 32 (9.52%) C#
4 30 (8.93%) VB
5 25 (7.44%) VBScript
6 9 (2.68%) JavaScript
7 8 (2.38%) Java
7 8 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.08%) Python
9 6 (1.79%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.79%) Google Apps Script
10 5 (1.49%) C++
10 5 (1.49%) PHP
11 4 (1.19%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.89%) C
12 3 (0.89%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.60%) PHP5
13 2 (0.60%) VC++
13 2 (0.60%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 128 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 99 (29.46%) SC Cleared
3 91 (27.08%) DV Cleared
4 27 (8.04%) Degree
5 23 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (6.25%) CCNA
7 9 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.08%) ISEB
9 7 (2.08%) MCSE
9 7 (2.08%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (1.79%) MCSA
10 6 (1.79%) MCDBA
10 6 (1.79%) MCP
10 6 (1.79%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (1.19%) CCNP
11 4 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.89%) CCEE
12 3 (0.89%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.76%) SLA
2 10 (2.98%) QA
3 3 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 133 (39.58%) Active Directory
2 90 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (9.23%) ISA Server
4 28 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 18 (5.36%) VMware ESX
6 15 (4.46%) XenApp
7 13 (3.87%) XenDesktop
8 10 (2.98%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (1.49%) DFS Replication
10 5 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.19%) UAG
12 2 (0.60%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.60%) vSphere
12 2 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.60%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (12.20%) NetBackup
2 21 (6.25%) SCCM
3 18 (5.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 12 (3.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 8 (2.38%) Netcool
5 8 (2.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 8 (2.38%) Unicenter
6 7 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.19%) SCOM
8 3 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.60%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 175 (52.08%) Microsoft
2 100 (29.76%) VMware
3 95 (28.27%) Fujitsu
4 61 (18.15%) Citrix
5 43 (12.80%) Cisco
6 37 (11.01%) Veritas
6 37 (11.01%) Meridio
7 34 (10.12%) Oracle
8 21 (6.25%) Sun
9 19 (5.65%) HP
10 11 (3.27%) Juniper
10 11 (3.27%) AppSense
11 8 (2.38%) EMC
12 7 (2.08%) IBM
12 7 (2.08%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.08%) McAfee
12 7 (2.08%) F5
13 6 (1.79%) Google
14 5 (1.49%) SonicWALL
14 5 (1.49%) Apple
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