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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 74 172 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 20.61% 33.27% 25.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.75% 85.15% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 56 104 63
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £22,150 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £49,550 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
99 202 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 27.58% 39.07% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78 128 81
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 81 (51.59%) Microsoft
2 69 (43.95%) Active Directory
3 54 (34.39%) VMware
4 50 (31.85%) SQL
5 49 (31.21%) MS Exchange
6 48 (30.57%) Firewall
7 47 (29.94%) MS Excel
8 41 (26.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 37 (23.57%) Cisco
10 35 (22.29%) ITIL
10 35 (22.29%) Security Cleared
10 35 (22.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (21.66%) UNIX
12 32 (20.38%) Linux
12 32 (20.38%) Exchange Server 2013
13 31 (19.75%) Juniper
14 30 (19.11%) LAN
14 30 (19.11%) WAN
14 30 (19.11%) Degree
15 29 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (18.47%) Windows Server 2012
16 28 (17.83%) SC Cleared
17 27 (17.20%) DNS
17 27 (17.20%) TCP/IP
18 25 (15.92%) Windows Server 2003
18 25 (15.92%) Windows 7
18 25 (15.92%) Data Centre
19 22 (14.01%) VMware ESX
20 21 (13.38%) Oracle
20 21 (13.38%) SQL Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (31.21%) MS Exchange
2 41 (26.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (20.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (9.55%) Lync
5 13 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (7.64%) IIS
7 10 (6.37%) Live Communications Server
8 9 (5.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.55%) Apache
9 4 (2.55%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.55%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.91%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.91%) JBoss
11 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 2 (1.27%) CMS
11 2 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (1.27%) Kentico
11 2 (1.27%) Drupal
12 1 (0.64%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (29.94%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (30.57%) Firewall
2 30 (19.11%) LAN
2 30 (19.11%) WAN
3 27 (17.20%) TCP/IP
3 27 (17.20%) DNS
4 18 (11.46%) DHCP
5 10 (6.37%) Internet
6 8 (5.10%) VoIP
6 8 (5.10%) SAN
6 8 (5.10%) Unified Communications
7 5 (3.18%) Network Security
8 4 (2.55%) NetScaler
8 4 (2.55%) VPN
8 4 (2.55%) VLAN
9 3 (1.91%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.91%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.27%) Junos
10 2 (1.27%) IMAP
10 2 (1.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.74%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.37%) RDBMS
4 8 (5.10%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (4.46%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.82%) MySQL
6 6 (3.82%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.18%) MS Access
8 3 (1.91%) Adabas
8 3 (1.91%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.91%) OLTP
8 3 (1.91%) OLAP
8 3 (1.91%) EDRMS
8 3 (1.91%) IDOL
8 3 (1.91%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.64%) Hudson
2 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (10.83%) Finance
2 12 (7.64%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.37%) Retail
4 4 (2.55%) French Language
4 4 (2.55%) German Language
4 4 (2.55%) Italian Language
4 4 (2.55%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Publishing
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (38.85%) Support Engineer
2 31 (19.75%) Technical Support
3 27 (17.20%) Technical Engineer
4 25 (15.92%) Technical Support Engineer
5 13 (8.28%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (7.64%) Developer
7 11 (7.01%) 1st Line Support
8 10 (6.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (5.73%) Software Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) Field Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) Analyst
10 8 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (5.10%) Voice Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) Build Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) Field Support Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) Messaging Engineer
12 6 (3.82%) Problem Manager
12 6 (3.82%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.55%) .NET
2 10 (6.37%) HTML
3 8 (5.10%) ASP.NET
3 8 (5.10%) CSS
4 7 (4.46%) Servlets
4 7 (4.46%) J2EE
5 5 (3.18%) Web Services
5 5 (3.18%) Spring
5 5 (3.18%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.55%) JSON
6 4 (2.55%) WinForms
6 4 (2.55%) SAP Basis
6 4 (2.55%) RESTful
6 4 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.55%) HTML5
6 4 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (2.55%) ODBC
6 4 (2.55%) JMS
7 3 (1.91%) XML
7 3 (1.91%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.92%) Data Centre
2 19 (12.10%) Computer Science
3 18 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.92%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (7.01%) Statistics
6 10 (6.37%) Clustering
7 9 (5.73%) Blackberry
8 6 (3.82%) Replication
9 4 (2.55%) Fat Client
9 4 (2.55%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.55%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.55%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.91%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.91%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.64%) RMADS
11 1 (0.64%) iPhone
11 1 (0.64%) iPad
11 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 34 (21.66%) UNIX
3 32 (20.38%) Linux
4 29 (18.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (15.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (15.92%) Windows 7
6 20 (12.74%) Windows XP
7 12 (7.64%) Solaris
8 6 (3.82%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.55%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.55%) Android
10 3 (1.91%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.64%) CentOS
11 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.64%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.64%) Debian
11 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.29%) ITIL
2 21 (13.38%) Incident Management
3 16 (10.19%) Time Management
4 12 (7.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (7.01%) Service Management
5 11 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.01%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (6.37%) Problem Management
7 9 (5.73%) High Availability
7 9 (5.73%) Mentoring
8 8 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (5.10%) Network Management
8 8 (5.10%) Project Management
9 7 (4.46%) Performance Management
9 7 (4.46%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (3.82%) ITIL V2
10 6 (3.82%) Analytics
10 6 (3.82%) Web Design
11 5 (3.18%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.18%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 50 (31.85%) SQL
2 11 (7.01%) C#
3 10 (6.37%) Java
4 9 (5.73%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.10%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.10%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.82%) Python
7 5 (3.18%) C++
8 4 (2.55%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.91%) C
9 3 (1.91%) NATURAL
9 3 (1.91%) VBScript
9 3 (1.91%) VB
10 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.27%) Perl
10 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.27%) Google Apps Script
10 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (22.29%) Security Cleared
2 30 (19.11%) Degree
3 28 (17.83%) SC Cleared
4 18 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (8.92%) DV Cleared
6 12 (7.64%) MCSE
7 11 (7.01%) MCP
8 9 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (5.10%) MCDBA
9 8 (5.10%) CCNA
9 8 (5.10%) MCTS
9 8 (5.10%) MCITP
10 5 (3.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.55%) OCA
11 4 (2.55%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (2.55%) CCA
11 4 (2.55%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (2.55%) MCSA
12 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.10%) SLA
1 8 (5.10%) QA
2 3 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (43.95%) Active Directory
2 29 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (14.01%) VMware ESX
4 18 (11.46%) Hyper-V
5 17 (10.83%) vSphere
6 7 (4.46%) Terminal Services
7 5 (3.18%) XenApp
8 4 (2.55%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.55%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.91%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.91%) XenServer
10 2 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.64%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.64%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.37%) SCCM
2 6 (3.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (3.18%) NetBackup
3 5 (3.18%) SCOM
4 4 (2.55%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (1.27%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.64%) Netcool
6 1 (0.64%) WSUS
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.64%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.64%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 81 (51.59%) Microsoft
2 54 (34.39%) VMware
3 37 (23.57%) Cisco
4 31 (19.75%) Juniper
5 21 (13.38%) Oracle
6 14 (8.92%) Fujitsu
7 12 (7.64%) LANDesk
8 10 (6.37%) Citrix
9 9 (5.73%) IBM
10 8 (5.10%) HP
10 8 (5.10%) Veritas
11 6 (3.82%) CheckPoint
12 5 (3.18%) Sourcefire
12 5 (3.18%) F5
13 4 (2.55%) AppDynamics
13 4 (2.55%) Meridio
13 4 (2.55%) Crossbeam
13 4 (2.55%) AppSense
13 4 (2.55%) Blue Coat
13 4 (2.55%) Sun
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