The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Maidenhead region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 13 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 68 59 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 14.32% 16.67% 14.56%
As % of the Vendors category 30.77% 25.11% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 50 57 39
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £22,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
221 235 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 46.53% 66.38% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 158 172 107
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Berkshire

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 1 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 79 (47.31%) MS Excel
2 72 (43.11%) Windows
3 65 (38.92%) HTML
4 59 (35.33%) SQL
4 59 (35.33%) SQL Server
5 44 (26.35%) .NET
6 43 (25.75%) JavaScript
6 43 (25.75%) C#
7 36 (21.56%) Internet
8 35 (20.96%) ASP.NET
9 33 (19.76%) XML
9 33 (19.76%) SharePoint
9 33 (19.76%) Broadband
9 33 (19.76%) Telecoms
9 33 (19.76%) Smartphone
10 30 (17.96%) CSS
11 29 (17.37%) jQuery
12 28 (16.77%) MS Visio
12 28 (16.77%) Degree
13 22 (13.17%) E-Commerce
14 21 (12.57%) Oracle
14 21 (12.57%) Dreamweaver
14 21 (12.57%) Adobe
14 21 (12.57%) VMware
14 21 (12.57%) Information Architecture
14 21 (12.57%) OmniGraffle
15 20 (11.98%) MVC
15 20 (11.98%) VB.NET
16 19 (11.38%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (11.38%) SharePoint Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 33 (19.76%) SharePoint
2 19 (11.38%) SharePoint Server
3 10 (5.99%) Lync
4 8 (4.79%) SAS
5 4 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.40%) CMS
5 4 (2.40%) MS Project Server
5 4 (2.40%) IIS
6 3 (1.80%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.80%) NetWeaver
6 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 79 (47.31%) MS Excel
2 28 (16.77%) MS Visio
3 21 (12.57%) OmniGraffle
4 18 (10.78%) MS Office
5 16 (9.58%) InfoPath
6 10 (5.99%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (2.99%) MS Project
8 3 (1.80%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (5.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.60%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.99%) Office 365
2 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (21.56%) Internet
2 33 (19.76%) Broadband
3 18 (10.78%) 3G
4 5 (2.99%) LAN
4 5 (2.99%) Firewall
5 4 (2.40%) Unified Communications
5 4 (2.40%) PBX
5 4 (2.40%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.40%) SAN
6 3 (1.80%) VoIP
6 3 (1.80%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.20%) WAN
7 2 (1.20%) VPN
7 2 (1.20%) DNS
8 1 (0.60%) LDAP
8 1 (0.60%) HTTP
8 1 (0.60%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (35.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.98%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (7.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (5.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.59%) Cognos Impromptu
8 5 (2.99%) DB2
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.40%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.40%) SAP BI
9 4 (2.40%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.80%) MS Access
10 3 (1.80%) SAP BW
10 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.60%) Informix
12 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (12.57%) Dreamweaver
2 18 (10.78%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (5.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (2.99%) Subversion
5 5 (2.99%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.20%) JIRA
7 1 (0.60%) Hudson
General
1 33 (19.76%) Telecoms
2 14 (8.38%) Interactive Media
3 9 (5.39%) Finance
4 8 (4.79%) Marketing
5 7 (4.19%) French Language
6 6 (3.59%) Retail
7 5 (2.99%) German Language
7 5 (2.99%) Dutch Language
7 5 (2.99%) Spanish Language
8 4 (2.40%) Swedish Language
8 4 (2.40%) Italian Language
8 4 (2.40%) Russian Language
9 2 (1.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (17.37%) Developer
2 25 (14.97%) Consultant
3 24 (14.37%) Analyst
3 24 (14.37%) Architect
4 21 (12.57%) User Experience Architect
5 19 (11.38%) Support Analyst
5 19 (11.38%) .NET Developer
6 17 (10.18%) Development Manager
7 16 (9.58%) Team Leader
7 16 (9.58%) Development Team Leader
8 14 (8.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 14 (8.38%) C# Developer
8 14 (8.38%) Senior Developer
9 13 (7.78%) .NET Team Leader
9 13 (7.78%) Development Team Manager
9 13 (7.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (7.78%) IT Support
10 12 (7.19%) Support Engineer
10 12 (7.19%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (5.39%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (38.92%) HTML
2 44 (26.35%) .NET
3 35 (20.96%) ASP.NET
4 33 (19.76%) XML
5 30 (17.96%) CSS
6 29 (17.37%) jQuery
7 19 (11.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 16 (9.58%) XSLT
8 16 (9.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (7.78%) LINQ
10 7 (4.19%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (3.59%) .NET Framework
11 6 (3.59%) Ajax
12 4 (2.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (2.40%) Hibernate
12 4 (2.40%) XHTML
13 3 (1.80%) J2EE
13 3 (1.80%) RESTful
14 2 (1.20%) LINQ to SQL
14 2 (1.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.76%) Smartphone
2 12 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.59%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.40%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.20%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.20%) Social Media
6 2 (1.20%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.60%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.60%) SCORM
7 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 72 (43.11%) Windows
2 12 (7.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (5.99%) UNIX
4 8 (4.79%) Linux
5 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.19%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.99%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.60%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.60%) HPUX
8 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.17%) E-Commerce
2 21 (12.57%) Information Architecture
3 20 (11.98%) MVC
4 19 (11.38%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (9.58%) CRM
6 13 (7.78%) TDD
6 13 (7.78%) Quality Management
6 13 (7.78%) System Testing
7 11 (6.59%) Test Scripting
8 9 (5.39%) Time Management
9 8 (4.79%) Project Management
9 8 (4.79%) ITIL
10 7 (4.19%) OO
10 7 (4.19%) Web Development
10 7 (4.19%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (4.19%) BDD
11 6 (3.59%) SEO
12 5 (2.99%) Data Modelling
12 5 (2.99%) PRINCE2
12 5 (2.99%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (35.33%) SQL
2 43 (25.75%) JavaScript
2 43 (25.75%) C#
3 20 (11.98%) VB.NET
4 12 (7.19%) VBA
5 11 (6.59%) Java
6 5 (2.99%) C++
6 5 (2.99%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.40%) VB
8 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (16.77%) Degree
2 14 (8.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.19%) MCSE
3 7 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.19%) MCITP
4 5 (2.99%) MCSA
4 5 (2.99%) CCNP
5 3 (1.80%) A+ Certification
5 3 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.80%) MCDST
6 2 (1.20%) NCDA
6 2 (1.20%) NCIE
6 2 (1.20%) CCNA
6 2 (1.20%) CCA
6 2 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.60%) PMP
7 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.60%) MCTS
7 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.40%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (9.58%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.99%) vSphere
4 4 (2.40%) XenApp
4 4 (2.40%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.80%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.20%) XenServer
6 2 (1.20%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.60%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.60%) NFS
7 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.40%) SCCM
2 3 (1.80%) DameWare
2 3 (1.80%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.80%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.20%) WSUS
3 2 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.60%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (12.57%) Oracle
1 21 (12.57%) Adobe
1 21 (12.57%) VMware
2 16 (9.58%) Citrix
3 12 (7.19%) T-Plan
4 10 (5.99%) Business Objects
4 10 (5.99%) Cisco
5 8 (4.79%) MicroStrategy
5 8 (4.79%) Symantec
6 7 (4.19%) SAP
6 7 (4.19%) EMC
7 5 (2.99%) Sybase
7 5 (2.99%) NetApp
7 5 (2.99%) IBM
7 5 (2.99%) HP
8 4 (2.40%) Tableau
8 4 (2.40%) McAfee
8 4 (2.40%) Cognos
9 3 (1.80%) Sophos
9 3 (1.80%) Dell
Maidenhead
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: 11,000 - 12,000 per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 10 days ago