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 11 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
11 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 156 151 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 28.68% 29.49% 37.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 82.11% 90.96% 75.98%
Number of salaries quoted 105 83 98
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £44,500 £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
190 166 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 34.93% 32.42% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 132 97 135
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £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 11 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 139 (50.36%) Microsoft
2 100 (36.23%) SQL
3 85 (30.80%) Active Directory
4 78 (28.26%) TCP/IP
5 75 (27.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 72 (26.09%) VMware
7 71 (25.72%) Linux
8 69 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 63 (22.83%) Telecoms
10 62 (22.46%) DNS
10 62 (22.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 59 (21.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 58 (21.01%) SC Cleared
13 57 (20.65%) UNIX
14 55 (19.93%) SQL Server
14 55 (19.93%) Internet
14 55 (19.93%) Finance
15 52 (18.84%) MS Exchange
16 50 (18.12%) MS Excel
16 50 (18.12%) Retail
16 50 (18.12%) Fujitsu
17 49 (17.75%) DV Cleared
18 47 (17.03%) IIS
19 45 (16.30%) Relational Database
20 44 (15.94%) Cisco
21 43 (15.58%) Windows XP
22 40 (14.49%) German Language
23 38 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2003
24 37 (13.41%) RDBMS
24 37 (13.41%) Citrix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 52 (18.84%) MS Exchange
2 47 (17.03%) IIS
3 38 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 35 (12.68%) Apache
5 24 (8.70%) SharePoint
6 23 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (7.97%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 15 (5.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (4.71%) Tomcat
10 11 (3.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (3.26%) Live Communications Server
12 7 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (1.81%) WebSphere Portal
13 5 (1.81%) Quickr
13 5 (1.81%) IBM Connections
13 5 (1.81%) Lync
13 5 (1.81%) WebSphere Process Server
13 5 (1.81%) FileNet
13 5 (1.81%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 50 (18.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.90%) MS Office
3 5 (1.81%) MS Project
4 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.17%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (28.26%) TCP/IP
2 62 (22.46%) DNS
3 55 (19.93%) Internet
4 37 (13.41%) Firewall
5 27 (9.78%) DHCP
6 23 (8.33%) LAN
6 23 (8.33%) WAN
7 18 (6.52%) VPN
7 18 (6.52%) VoIP
8 14 (5.07%) LDAP
9 12 (4.35%) PBX
9 12 (4.35%) Multicast
9 12 (4.35%) TETRA
10 11 (3.99%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (3.62%) Network Security
11 10 (3.62%) SSL
12 6 (2.17%) DMZ
12 6 (2.17%) Ethernet
12 6 (2.17%) Wireless
13 5 (1.81%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (19.93%) SQL Server
2 45 (16.30%) Relational Database
3 37 (13.41%) RDBMS
4 16 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (5.43%) EDRMS
5 15 (5.43%) IDOL
6 14 (5.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (4.71%) Big Data
8 7 (2.54%) DB2
9 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.09%) DTS
11 2 (0.72%) MySQL
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (3.62%) NUnit
1 10 (3.62%) MSTest
1 10 (3.62%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (3.62%) Moq
2 5 (1.81%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.72%) MSI
3 2 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 63 (22.83%) Telecoms
2 55 (19.93%) Finance
3 50 (18.12%) Retail
4 40 (14.49%) German Language
5 18 (6.52%) French Language
6 12 (4.35%) Marketing
7 7 (2.54%) Back Office
8 6 (2.17%) Publishing
9 5 (1.81%) Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.36%) Military
10 1 (0.36%) Front Office
10 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 121 (43.84%) Support Engineer
2 71 (25.72%) Technical Support
3 53 (19.20%) Technical Engineer
4 52 (18.84%) Technical Support Engineer
5 29 (10.51%) Developer
6 17 (6.16%) 3rd Line Support
7 15 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (5.43%) Test Engineer
7 15 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 14 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 13 (4.71%) Graduate
10 12 (4.35%) Portfolio Manager
10 12 (4.35%) Product Manager
11 11 (3.99%) Messaging Engineer
11 11 (3.99%) Software Engineer
11 11 (3.99%) Analyst
11 11 (3.99%) 1st Line Support
11 11 (3.99%) .NET Developer
11 11 (3.99%) Messaging Support Engineer
12 10 (3.62%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.96%) .NET
2 23 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 17 (6.16%) WinForms
4 16 (5.80%) XML
5 14 (5.07%) WCF
6 13 (4.71%) WPF
7 10 (3.62%) Spring.NET
7 10 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (3.62%) Castle Windsor
7 10 (3.62%) Ninject
7 10 (3.62%) Razor View Engine
7 10 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 10 (3.62%) Unity DI Container
8 9 (3.26%) CSS
8 9 (3.26%) HTML
9 6 (2.17%) Ajax
10 5 (1.81%) XSLT
10 5 (1.81%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (1.81%) J2EE
10 5 (1.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.25%) Statistics
2 19 (6.88%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.71%) Open Source
4 11 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.99%) Blackberry
4 11 (3.99%) Clustering
5 10 (3.62%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (1.81%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.81%) Replication
7 3 (1.09%) Handset
7 3 (1.09%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.09%) SecurID
7 3 (1.09%) PKI
8 2 (0.72%) Firmware
9 1 (0.36%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.36%) FMCG
9 1 (0.36%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 75 (27.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 71 (25.72%) Linux
3 59 (21.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (20.65%) UNIX
5 43 (15.58%) Windows XP
6 34 (12.32%) Solaris
7 33 (11.96%) Windows 7
8 25 (9.06%) Windows 2000
9 22 (7.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (4.71%) Debian
10 13 (4.71%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.81%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (1.09%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (13.41%) Validation
2 32 (11.59%) Incident Management
3 28 (10.14%) Time Management
4 23 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (7.97%) Software Distribution
6 21 (7.61%) ITIL
7 18 (6.52%) Product Management
8 16 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (5.43%) Analytics
10 13 (4.71%) Business Analytics
10 13 (4.71%) MVVM
11 12 (4.35%) Load Balancing
11 12 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
11 12 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (3.99%) Project Management
12 11 (3.99%) MVC
12 11 (3.99%) High Availability
13 10 (3.62%) Web Application Development
13 10 (3.62%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (3.62%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 100 (36.23%) SQL
2 29 (10.51%) C#
3 23 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 17 (6.16%) VB
5 14 (5.07%) VBScript
6 13 (4.71%) Java
7 12 (4.35%) Python
8 9 (3.26%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.54%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.17%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.17%) Google Apps Script
11 5 (1.81%) Jython
12 3 (1.09%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.72%) C++
14 1 (0.36%) PHP
14 1 (0.36%) C
14 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 69 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 58 (21.01%) SC Cleared
3 49 (17.75%) DV Cleared
4 32 (11.59%) Degree
5 22 (7.97%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (7.61%) CCNA
7 11 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (2.90%) MCSE
9 6 (2.17%) MCSA
9 6 (2.17%) MCDBA
9 6 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
9 6 (2.17%) MCP
10 5 (1.81%) CCA
10 5 (1.81%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (1.81%) CCEE
10 5 (1.81%) CCIA
11 3 (1.09%) CCNP
12 2 (0.72%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.80%) SLA
2 11 (3.99%) QA
3 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 85 (30.80%) Active Directory
2 62 (22.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.52%) ISA Server
3 18 (6.52%) VMware ESX
4 13 (4.71%) Hyper-V
5 12 (4.35%) XenApp
6 10 (3.62%) XenDesktop
7 7 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (2.17%) UAG
9 3 (1.09%) vSphere
10 2 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.72%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.72%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 17 (6.16%) NetBackup
2 13 (4.71%) SCCM
3 8 (2.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.36%) SCOM
5 1 (0.36%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 139 (50.36%) Microsoft
2 72 (26.09%) VMware
3 50 (18.12%) Fujitsu
4 44 (15.94%) Cisco
5 37 (13.41%) Citrix
6 31 (11.23%) Sun
7 17 (6.16%) Juniper
7 17 (6.16%) Veritas
8 15 (5.43%) Meridio
9 9 (3.26%) IBM
10 8 (2.90%) Oracle
10 8 (2.90%) AppSense
11 7 (2.54%) Lotus
11 7 (2.54%) F5
12 6 (2.17%) Google
12 6 (2.17%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.17%) McAfee
13 5 (1.81%) Cognos
13 5 (1.81%) HP
14 4 (1.45%) Red Hat
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