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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 107 119 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 19.63% 25.32% 40.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.72% 71.26% 86.10%
Number of salaries quoted 56 89 95
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,625 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £54,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
158 167 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 28.99% 35.53% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 100 121 111
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,650 £47,500 £53,600
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 1 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 158 (49.53%) Active Directory
2 157 (49.22%) Security Cleared
3 133 (41.69%) SC Cleared
4 125 (39.18%) Microsoft
5 122 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 105 (32.92%) SQL
7 99 (31.03%) Fujitsu
8 97 (30.41%) Finance
9 91 (28.53%) DV Cleared
10 85 (26.65%) VMware
11 84 (26.33%) MS Exchange
12 83 (26.02%) Telecoms
13 81 (25.39%) Windows XP
14 79 (24.76%) Windows Server 2008
15 77 (24.14%) Retail
15 77 (24.14%) Windows 7
16 76 (23.82%) MS Excel
17 75 (23.51%) DNS
18 68 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
19 67 (21.00%) Incident Management
20 62 (19.44%) Linux
21 61 (19.12%) UNIX
22 56 (17.55%) Statistics
23 50 (15.67%) Exchange Server 2003
24 47 (14.73%) ITIL
25 45 (14.11%) SQL Server
25 45 (14.11%) DHCP
25 45 (14.11%) Citrix
25 45 (14.11%) Exchange Server 2010
26 44 (13.79%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 84 (26.33%) MS Exchange
2 50 (15.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 45 (14.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (12.23%) IIS
5 31 (9.72%) Live Communications Server
6 27 (8.46%) Apache
7 25 (7.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 24 (7.52%) SharePoint
9 22 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (5.64%) SharePoint 2010
11 17 (5.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 9 (2.82%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (2.51%) Tomcat
14 6 (1.88%) CMS
14 6 (1.88%) Kentico
14 6 (1.88%) Drupal
15 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (1.25%) WebSphere
15 4 (1.25%) JBoss
15 4 (1.25%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 76 (23.82%) MS Excel
2 44 (13.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.63%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 75 (23.51%) DNS
2 45 (14.11%) DHCP
3 34 (10.66%) LAN
3 34 (10.66%) WAN
4 32 (10.03%) Firewall
5 31 (9.72%) TCP/IP
6 23 (7.21%) Internet
7 19 (5.96%) SAN
8 11 (3.45%) Ethernet
8 11 (3.45%) Network Security
9 10 (3.13%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 8 (2.51%) Wireshark
11 6 (1.88%) iSCSI
11 6 (1.88%) NetScaler
12 4 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.25%) VPN
13 2 (0.63%) SMTP
13 2 (0.63%) SNMP
13 2 (0.63%) DMZ
13 2 (0.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (14.11%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.21%) EDRMS
2 23 (7.21%) IDOL
3 21 (6.58%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.70%) RDBMS
5 11 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.13%) MS Access
7 5 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.25%) OLTP
8 4 (1.25%) OLAP
8 4 (1.25%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.94%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (0.94%) Big Data
9 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.94%) MySQL
9 3 (0.94%) DB2
9 3 (0.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (4.70%) Selenium
2 8 (2.51%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.94%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.63%) Hudson
4 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.63%) MSI
5 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
General
1 97 (30.41%) Finance
2 83 (26.02%) Telecoms
3 77 (24.14%) Retail
4 7 (2.19%) Publishing
5 6 (1.88%) Banking
6 4 (1.25%) Legal
7 2 (0.63%) German Language
8 1 (0.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) French Language
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 141 (44.20%) Support Engineer
2 50 (15.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 49 (15.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 42 (13.17%) Technical Support
5 28 (8.78%) Technical Support Engineer
5 28 (8.78%) Technical Engineer
6 26 (8.15%) Problem Manager
7 25 (7.84%) Messaging Engineer
8 24 (7.52%) 3rd Line Support
9 23 (7.21%) Consultant
9 23 (7.21%) QA Engineer
10 22 (6.90%) Messaging Support Engineer
11 20 (6.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (5.33%) Test Engineer
13 15 (4.70%) Graduate
14 14 (4.39%) Software Engineer
15 13 (4.08%) Team Leader
16 12 (3.76%) Analyst
17 11 (3.45%) Architect
17 11 (3.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.72%) .NET
2 18 (5.64%) Web Services
3 12 (3.76%) HTML
4 10 (3.13%) CSS
4 10 (3.13%) XML
5 9 (2.82%) HTML5
6 8 (2.51%) XSLT
7 7 (2.19%) SAP Basis
8 4 (1.25%) ODBC
8 4 (1.25%) Servlets
8 4 (1.25%) J2EE
9 3 (0.94%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.94%) JDBC
9 3 (0.94%) J2SE
10 1 (0.31%) Middleware
10 1 (0.31%) LAMP
10 1 (0.31%) REST
10 1 (0.31%) SOAP
10 1 (0.31%) DHTML
10 1 (0.31%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 56 (17.55%) Statistics
2 35 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (9.72%) Blackberry
4 28 (8.78%) Clustering
5 21 (6.58%) Replication
6 15 (4.70%) Computer Science
7 14 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.19%) Thin Client
8 7 (2.19%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.19%) RMADS
8 7 (2.19%) CESG
8 7 (2.19%) CESG CLAS
9 6 (1.88%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.57%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.25%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.25%) PKI
11 4 (1.25%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.94%) Open Source
12 3 (0.94%) New Media
13 1 (0.31%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 122 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 81 (25.39%) Windows XP
3 79 (24.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (24.14%) Windows 7
5 62 (19.44%) Linux
6 61 (19.12%) UNIX
7 30 (9.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (5.64%) Windows 2000
9 17 (5.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 13 (4.08%) Solaris
11 7 (2.19%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.25%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.63%) Debian
13 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.63%) CentOS
13 2 (0.63%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.31%) Android
14 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (21.00%) Incident Management
2 47 (14.73%) ITIL
3 40 (12.54%) Release Management
4 39 (12.23%) Software Distribution
5 37 (11.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 34 (10.66%) Problem Management
7 33 (10.34%) Service Management
8 31 (9.72%) Time Management
9 27 (8.46%) High Availability
9 27 (8.46%) Coaching
10 26 (8.15%) ITIL V2
11 24 (7.52%) Mentoring
12 23 (7.21%) Software Deployment
13 22 (6.90%) Software Testing
13 22 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (6.90%) Software Delivery
14 21 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (4.70%) Scrum
16 14 (4.39%) Test Automation
17 12 (3.76%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (32.92%) SQL
2 39 (12.23%) PowerShell
3 21 (6.58%) C#
4 12 (3.76%) VBScript
5 11 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.82%) VB
6 9 (2.82%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.19%) Java
8 5 (1.57%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.94%) Python
9 3 (0.94%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.63%) Google Apps Script
10 2 (0.63%) Perl
11 1 (0.31%) PHP
11 1 (0.31%) C++
11 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 157 (49.22%) Security Cleared
2 133 (41.69%) SC Cleared
3 91 (28.53%) DV Cleared
4 30 (9.40%) Degree
5 23 (7.21%) ISTQB
6 15 (4.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (3.76%) CCA
7 12 (3.76%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (2.82%) ISEB
9 7 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.88%) MCP
10 6 (1.88%) CCEE
10 6 (1.88%) CCIA
11 5 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (1.25%) OCA
12 4 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (1.25%) MCDBA
13 3 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.60%) QA
2 10 (3.13%) SLA
3 6 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 158 (49.53%) Active Directory
2 68 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 23 (7.21%) ISA Server
5 22 (6.90%) VMware ESX
6 14 (4.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (4.39%) XenApp
7 13 (4.08%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.51%) Terminal Services
9 7 (2.19%) vSphere
10 6 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (1.88%) XenServer
11 3 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.31%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 43 (13.48%) SCCM
2 39 (12.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 31 (9.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 30 (9.40%) NetBackup
5 23 (7.21%) SCOM
6 8 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (2.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 6 (1.88%) Netcool
8 6 (1.88%) Unicenter
8 6 (1.88%) EdgeSight
9 4 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.94%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.63%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.31%) SCSM
12 1 (0.31%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 125 (39.18%) Microsoft
2 99 (31.03%) Fujitsu
3 85 (26.65%) VMware
4 45 (14.11%) Citrix
5 36 (11.29%) Oracle
6 34 (10.66%) HP
7 33 (10.34%) Veritas
8 29 (9.09%) Meridio
9 24 (7.52%) Sophos
10 22 (6.90%) McAfee
11 15 (4.70%) Cisco
12 12 (3.76%) IBM
12 12 (3.76%) AppSense
13 8 (2.51%) Sun
13 8 (2.51%) SAP
14 7 (2.19%) EMC
14 7 (2.19%) Juniper
15 6 (1.88%) Symantec
16 4 (1.25%) Red Hat
16 4 (1.25%) ESRI
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