The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 84 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 23.14% 9.14% 11.58%
As % of the Vendors category 40.98% 20.90% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 79 36 35
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
Microsoft
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Vendors Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
205 177 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 56.47% 43.70% 48.77%
Number of salaries quoted 178 138 111
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +22.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Maidenhead region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft.

1 70 (49.65%) Windows
2 67 (47.52%) MS Excel
3 53 (37.59%) Active Directory
4 52 (36.88%) SQL Server
5 49 (34.75%) Windows Server
6 47 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 45 (31.91%) Oracle
8 43 (30.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 41 (29.08%) Middleware
10 39 (27.66%) Amazon AWS
11 38 (26.95%) VMware
11 38 (26.95%) SQL
11 38 (26.95%) WAN
11 38 (26.95%) LAN
12 35 (24.82%) Linux
13 34 (24.11%) ITIL
14 31 (21.99%) VMware Infrastructure
14 31 (21.99%) Logistics
15 30 (21.28%) Firewall
16 28 (19.86%) Hyper-V
17 27 (19.15%) Red Hat
18 26 (18.44%) Migration
18 26 (18.44%) PowerShell
19 25 (17.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 25 (17.73%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (17.02%) Puppet
21 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
22 22 (15.60%) Windows Server 2012
23 21 (14.89%) DNS
23 21 (14.89%) SCCM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (7.80%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.26%) MS Project Server
5 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.55%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 67 (47.52%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.22%) MS Office
3 6 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.84%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (2.84%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.42%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.71%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.71%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (30.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (27.66%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.09%) Office 365
4 6 (4.26%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.42%) IaaS
5 2 (1.42%) PaaS
5 2 (1.42%) SaaS
6 1 (0.71%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 38 (26.95%) LAN
1 38 (26.95%) WAN
2 30 (21.28%) Firewall
3 21 (14.89%) DNS
4 8 (5.67%) Internet
5 7 (4.96%) SMTP
6 4 (2.84%) Network Security
7 2 (1.42%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.42%) WebEx
8 1 (0.71%) CTI
8 1 (0.71%) SAN
8 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.71%) VoIP
8 1 (0.71%) VPN
8 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (36.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.64%) Oracle Database
3 11 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.84%) MySQL
7 4 (2.84%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.13%) Power BI
8 3 (2.13%) PowerPivot
9 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.42%) QlikView
9 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.71%) DTS
10 1 (0.71%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) NuGet
1 4 (2.84%) Subversion
1 4 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (11.35%) Publishing
2 14 (9.93%) Finance
3 6 (4.26%) Retail
4 3 (2.13%) Advertising
4 3 (2.13%) Marketing
5 2 (1.42%) Front Office
5 2 (1.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (21.28%) Architect
2 22 (15.60%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (12.77%) Analyst
3 18 (12.77%) Developer
4 16 (11.35%) Cloud Engineer
4 16 (11.35%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 16 (11.35%) Support Analyst
5 14 (9.93%) Cloud Architect
6 13 (9.22%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 11 (7.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (7.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (7.09%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.38%) Consultant
9 9 (6.38%) Windows Support Analyst
10 8 (5.67%) Azure Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) SQL Developer
11 7 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (4.96%) Team Leader
11 7 (4.96%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (29.08%) Middleware
2 19 (13.48%) .NET
3 14 (9.93%) CSS
3 14 (9.93%) HTML
3 14 (9.93%) HTML5
3 14 (9.93%) Web Services
4 13 (9.22%) XML
5 11 (7.80%) ASP.NET
5 11 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (6.38%) jQuery
7 8 (5.67%) CSS3
8 7 (4.96%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.26%) .NET Framework
9 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (4.26%) JSON
10 4 (2.84%) Ajax
10 4 (2.84%) REST
10 4 (2.84%) SOAP
10 4 (2.84%) ZeroMQ
11 3 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.73%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (14.18%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (12.77%) Hybrid Cloud
4 13 (9.22%) Data Centre
5 9 (6.38%) Data Integration
5 9 (6.38%) Smartphone
6 8 (5.67%) Mobile App
7 7 (4.96%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.42%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.42%) Social Media
8 2 (1.42%) User Experience
9 1 (0.71%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.71%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 70 (49.65%) Windows
2 49 (34.75%) Windows Server
3 35 (24.82%) Linux
4 25 (17.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (15.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.84%) Android
8 4 (2.84%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.84%) CentOS
8 4 (2.84%) Unix
9 3 (2.13%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.42%) SUSE
10 2 (1.42%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.71%) VMS
11 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.11%) ITIL
2 31 (21.99%) Logistics
3 26 (18.44%) Migration
4 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (12.77%) Project Management
5 18 (12.77%) SDLC
6 15 (10.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (10.64%) Information Security
7 14 (9.93%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (8.51%) MVC
9 11 (7.80%) Presales
9 11 (7.80%) Risk Analysis
9 11 (7.80%) Service Delivery
9 11 (7.80%) SOA
10 10 (7.09%) DevOps
10 10 (7.09%) Line Management
10 10 (7.09%) Open Source
11 9 (6.38%) Integration Testing
11 9 (6.38%) Quality Management
11 9 (6.38%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.95%) SQL
2 26 (18.44%) PowerShell
3 18 (12.77%) Ruby
4 15 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 13 (9.22%) C#
6 8 (5.67%) Java
6 8 (5.67%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.55%) VBScript
8 4 (2.84%) PHP
8 4 (2.84%) R
9 3 (2.13%) C
9 3 (2.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.71%) Python
10 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (12.06%) MCSE
3 12 (8.51%) MCSA
4 11 (7.80%) MCSD
5 9 (6.38%) MCP
5 9 (6.38%) MOS
6 8 (5.67%) Degree
7 7 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.13%) MCITP
8 3 (2.13%) MCTS
9 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.71%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.51%) SLA
2 7 (4.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (37.59%) Active Directory
2 31 (21.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (19.86%) Hyper-V
4 14 (9.93%) vSphere
5 6 (4.26%) Samba
5 6 (4.26%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (17.02%) Puppet
2 21 (14.89%) SCCM
3 14 (9.93%) Windows Intune
4 13 (9.22%) SCOM
4 13 (9.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (31.91%) Oracle
2 38 (26.95%) VMware
3 27 (19.15%) Red Hat
4 18 (12.77%) RightScale
5 12 (8.51%) Cisco
6 9 (6.38%) Google
7 7 (4.96%) IBM
8 5 (3.55%) Dell
8 5 (3.55%) HP
9 4 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.84%) Xamarin
10 3 (2.13%) CA
11 2 (1.42%) NetSuite
11 2 (1.42%) Polycom
11 2 (1.42%) SAP
12 1 (0.71%) Citrix
12 1 (0.71%) Cognos
12 1 (0.71%) Peoplefluent
12 1 (0.71%) Sage
12 1 (0.71%) Trend Micro
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