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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 221 136 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 41.15% 25.66% 31.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 91.32% 73.12% 76.10%
Number of salaries quoted 83 65 123
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £48,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
242 186 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 45.07% 35.09% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 99 109 171
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £49,000 £50,000
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 1 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 193 (52.59%) Microsoft
2 166 (45.23%) Security Cleared
3 164 (44.69%) Active Directory
4 155 (42.23%) SQL
5 153 (41.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 130 (35.42%) SC Cleared
7 122 (33.24%) Fujitsu
7 122 (33.24%) VMware
8 117 (31.88%) DV Cleared
9 115 (31.34%) Telecoms
10 113 (30.79%) Windows XP
11 111 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 109 (29.70%) Finance
13 107 (29.16%) DNS
14 106 (28.88%) Retail
14 106 (28.88%) Windows Server 2008
15 102 (27.79%) Windows 7
16 91 (24.80%) MS Exchange
17 85 (23.16%) Incident Management
18 81 (22.07%) SQL Server
19 78 (21.25%) MS Excel
20 70 (19.07%) Exchange Server 2003
21 68 (18.53%) PowerShell
22 67 (18.26%) IIS
23 64 (17.44%) Linux
23 64 (17.44%) DHCP
23 64 (17.44%) Citrix
24 63 (17.17%) TCP/IP
25 59 (16.08%) Statistics
26 56 (15.26%) Time Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 91 (24.80%) MS Exchange
2 70 (19.07%) Exchange Server 2003
3 67 (18.26%) IIS
4 51 (13.90%) Apache
5 44 (11.99%) SharePoint
6 37 (10.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 36 (9.81%) Live Communications Server
8 34 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
9 31 (8.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 30 (8.17%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 15 (4.09%) Tomcat
12 10 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (1.36%) IBM Notes
13 5 (1.36%) Lotus Domino
13 5 (1.36%) CMS
14 3 (0.82%) Kentico
14 3 (0.82%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.82%) Drupal
15 2 (0.54%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 78 (21.25%) MS Excel
2 42 (11.44%) MS Office
3 5 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.82%) Google Apps
1 3 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 107 (29.16%) DNS
2 64 (17.44%) DHCP
3 63 (17.17%) TCP/IP
4 44 (11.99%) WAN
4 44 (11.99%) LAN
5 41 (11.17%) Internet
6 35 (9.54%) Firewall
7 18 (4.90%) SAN
8 14 (3.81%) VoIP
9 10 (2.72%) TETRA
9 10 (2.72%) PBX
9 10 (2.72%) Multicast
10 9 (2.45%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (2.18%) VPN
12 7 (1.91%) Network Security
12 7 (1.91%) Ethernet
13 5 (1.36%) Gigabit Ethernet
14 4 (1.09%) SSL
14 4 (1.09%) BIG-IP
15 3 (0.82%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (22.07%) SQL Server
2 37 (10.08%) EDRMS
2 37 (10.08%) IDOL
3 28 (7.63%) Relational Database
4 23 (6.27%) RDBMS
5 13 (3.54%) Oracle Database
5 13 (3.54%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (3.27%) MS Access
7 11 (3.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (2.45%) Big Data
9 8 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.09%) MySQL
13 3 (0.82%) DTS
14 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (0.54%) DB2
14 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (4.90%) LoadRunner
2 12 (3.27%) SilkPerformer
3 10 (2.72%) NUnit
3 10 (2.72%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (2.72%) Moq
3 10 (2.72%) MSTest
4 8 (2.18%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (1.63%) MSI
6 5 (1.36%) WinRunner
7 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.54%) Subversion
8 2 (0.54%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.54%) Selenium
General
1 115 (31.34%) Telecoms
2 109 (29.70%) Finance
3 106 (28.88%) Retail
4 22 (5.99%) German Language
5 16 (4.36%) French Language
6 10 (2.72%) Marketing
7 7 (1.91%) Back Office
8 6 (1.63%) Publishing
9 5 (1.36%) Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 168 (45.78%) Support Engineer
2 51 (13.90%) 2nd Line Support
2 51 (13.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 48 (13.08%) Technical Support
4 32 (8.72%) 3rd Line Support
5 27 (7.36%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 27 (7.36%) Messaging Engineer
5 27 (7.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 27 (7.36%) Developer
6 25 (6.81%) Technical Support Engineer
6 25 (6.81%) Technical Engineer
7 23 (6.27%) Consultant
8 22 (5.99%) IT Support
9 15 (4.09%) Test Engineer
10 14 (3.81%) 1st Line Support
10 14 (3.81%) Software Engineer
11 13 (3.54%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 13 (3.54%) Graduate
11 13 (3.54%) Analyst
12 12 (3.27%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.90%) .NET
2 16 (4.36%) ASP.NET
3 13 (3.54%) WPF
3 13 (3.54%) XML
4 10 (2.72%) WinForms
4 10 (2.72%) HTML
4 10 (2.72%) WCF
4 10 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (2.72%) Spring.NET
4 10 (2.72%) Unity DI Container
4 10 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 10 (2.72%) Castle Windsor
4 10 (2.72%) Ninject
4 10 (2.72%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (2.18%) CSS
6 5 (1.36%) HTML5
6 5 (1.36%) XSLT
7 4 (1.09%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.54%) OLE DB
8 2 (0.54%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 59 (16.08%) Statistics
2 35 (9.54%) Blackberry
3 33 (8.99%) Clustering
4 24 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (4.63%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.00%) Replication
7 10 (2.72%) Thin Client
7 10 (2.72%) Fat Client
7 10 (2.72%) Inversion of Control
8 9 (2.45%) Open Source
9 7 (1.91%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.82%) Handset
11 2 (0.54%) EPoS
11 2 (0.54%) iPhone
11 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.54%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.54%) Home Automation
12 1 (0.27%) New Media
12 1 (0.27%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 153 (41.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 113 (30.79%) Windows XP
3 106 (28.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 102 (27.79%) Windows 7
5 64 (17.44%) Linux
6 49 (13.35%) UNIX
7 30 (8.17%) Windows 2000
8 29 (7.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (6.54%) Solaris
10 19 (5.18%) Windows 8
11 13 (3.54%) Windows 2000 Server
12 11 (3.00%) Debian
13 9 (2.45%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (1.36%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.36%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (23.16%) Incident Management
2 56 (15.26%) Time Management
3 41 (11.17%) Software Distribution
4 39 (10.63%) Mentoring
5 37 (10.08%) Coaching
6 33 (8.99%) ITIL
7 32 (8.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 30 (8.17%) Validation
9 29 (7.90%) High Availability
10 22 (5.99%) Problem Management
11 18 (4.90%) Service Management
11 18 (4.90%) Release Management
12 17 (4.63%) Test Automation
12 17 (4.63%) Migration
12 17 (4.63%) Regression Testing
12 17 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (4.36%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (3.81%) Test Scripting
14 14 (3.81%) Software Deployment
15 13 (3.54%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 155 (42.23%) SQL
2 68 (18.53%) PowerShell
3 25 (6.81%) C#
4 23 (6.27%) VB
5 19 (5.18%) VBScript
6 8 (2.18%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.18%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.36%) C++
7 5 (1.36%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.09%) Python
8 4 (1.09%) Java
8 4 (1.09%) PHP
8 4 (1.09%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.82%) Google Apps Script
9 3 (0.82%) C
10 2 (0.54%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.54%) Assembly Language
10 2 (0.54%) VC++
10 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.54%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 166 (45.23%) Security Cleared
2 130 (35.42%) SC Cleared
3 117 (31.88%) DV Cleared
4 22 (5.99%) Degree
5 18 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (4.90%) ISEB
5 18 (4.90%) ISTQB
6 16 (4.36%) CCNA
7 11 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.63%) Network+ Certification
9 6 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.63%) MCSE
9 6 (1.63%) MCSA
9 6 (1.63%) MCDBA
9 6 (1.63%) MCP
10 2 (0.54%) CCNP
10 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.27%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.54%) SLA
2 9 (2.45%) QA
3 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 164 (44.69%) Active Directory
2 111 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (10.08%) ISA Server
4 36 (9.81%) Hyper-V
5 22 (5.99%) VMware ESX
6 15 (4.09%) VMware Workstation
7 11 (3.00%) XenApp
7 11 (3.00%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.91%) VMware Server
9 5 (1.36%) DFS Replication
9 5 (1.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.54%) Firmware
10 2 (0.54%) vSphere
10 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.54%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 51 (13.90%) NetBackup
2 27 (7.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 26 (7.08%) SCCM
4 24 (6.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 18 (4.90%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (2.72%) Netcool
6 10 (2.72%) Unicenter
6 10 (2.72%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 10 (2.72%) SCOM
7 3 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.54%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 193 (52.59%) Microsoft
2 122 (33.24%) Fujitsu
2 122 (33.24%) VMware
3 64 (17.44%) Citrix
4 52 (14.17%) Oracle
5 47 (12.81%) Veritas
5 47 (12.81%) Meridio
6 37 (10.08%) Cisco
7 36 (9.81%) HP
8 16 (4.36%) McAfee
9 15 (4.09%) Sun
10 13 (3.54%) Sophos
11 11 (3.00%) Juniper
12 10 (2.72%) EMC
13 9 (2.45%) NetApp
13 9 (2.45%) AppSense
14 7 (1.91%) F5
14 7 (1.91%) SonicWALL
14 7 (1.91%) IBM
15 6 (1.63%) Red Hat
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