The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 78 66 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 20.31% 16.79% 15.80%
As % of the Vendors category 39.59% 35.11% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 58 53 51
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £54,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Newbury region.

Vendors Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
197 188 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 51.30% 47.84% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 162 152 139
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Newbury

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 80 (57.55%) Windows
2 56 (40.29%) MS Office
3 46 (33.09%) Firewall
4 45 (32.37%) MS Excel
5 39 (28.06%) VPN
6 38 (27.34%) TCP/IP
6 38 (27.34%) VMware
7 35 (25.18%) SQL
8 33 (23.74%) SQL Server
9 30 (21.58%) DNS
10 28 (20.14%) Active Directory
11 27 (19.42%) ITIL
11 27 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (17.27%) Cisco
13 23 (16.55%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (15.11%) Windows XP
14 21 (15.11%) DHCP
14 21 (15.11%) Hyper-V
14 21 (15.11%) QA
14 21 (15.11%) Windows 8
15 20 (14.39%) HP
15 20 (14.39%) .NET
15 20 (14.39%) SAN
16 19 (13.67%) Windows 7
17 18 (12.95%) Lync
17 18 (12.95%) C#
18 17 (12.23%) MS Exchange
19 16 (11.51%) SharePoint
20 15 (10.79%) Oracle
20 15 (10.79%) NAS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 18 (12.95%) Lync
2 17 (12.23%) MS Exchange
3 16 (11.51%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.47%) IIS
5 8 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.16%) Apache
6 3 (2.16%) JBoss
7 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.44%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 56 (40.29%) MS Office
2 45 (32.37%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.44%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.72%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.16%) SaaS
3 2 (1.44%) IaaS
3 2 (1.44%) GitHub
3 2 (1.44%) PaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (33.09%) Firewall
2 39 (28.06%) VPN
3 38 (27.34%) TCP/IP
4 30 (21.58%) DNS
5 21 (15.11%) DHCP
6 20 (14.39%) SAN
7 15 (10.79%) NAS
8 11 (7.91%) LAN
9 10 (7.19%) Fibre Channel
10 9 (6.47%) iSCSI
11 7 (5.04%) VoIP
11 7 (5.04%) WAN
11 7 (5.04%) Network Security
12 6 (4.32%) HTTP
12 6 (4.32%) Wireless
13 5 (3.60%) Internet
14 4 (2.88%) Ethernet
15 2 (1.44%) Broadband
15 2 (1.44%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.44%) MySQL
6 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.44%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.72%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.72%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 9 (6.47%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.44%) ReSharper
2 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (7.91%) Finance
2 10 (7.19%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.04%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.60%) French Language
5 4 (2.88%) Marketing
6 2 (1.44%) Local Government
6 2 (1.44%) Billing
6 2 (1.44%) Banking
6 2 (1.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.72%) Retail
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (18.71%) Analyst
2 18 (12.95%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 18 (12.95%) Developer
2 18 (12.95%) Support Technician
2 18 (12.95%) Help Desk Support
2 18 (12.95%) Help Desk Technician
3 17 (12.23%) Service Desk Analyst
3 17 (12.23%) Service Analyst
4 11 (7.91%) Consultant
5 10 (7.19%) C# Developer
5 10 (7.19%) Tester
6 9 (6.47%) Software Tester
7 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (5.76%) Web Developer
7 8 (5.76%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.04%) IT Support
8 7 (5.04%) Junior
8 7 (5.04%) Technical Manager
9 6 (4.32%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.39%) .NET
2 14 (10.07%) HTML
3 12 (8.63%) Web Services
4 11 (7.91%) ASP.NET
5 10 (7.19%) CSS
6 7 (5.04%) .NET Framework
7 6 (4.32%) jQuery
8 5 (3.60%) HTML5
8 5 (3.60%) CSS3
8 5 (3.60%) Software Packaging
9 4 (2.88%) WinForms
9 4 (2.88%) XML
10 3 (2.16%) RESTful
10 3 (2.16%) JSON
10 3 (2.16%) WCF
11 2 (1.44%) LINQ
11 2 (1.44%) LAMP
11 2 (1.44%) SOAP
11 2 (1.44%) Backbone.js
11 2 (1.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.32%) PMI
2 6 (4.32%) EqualLogic
3 5 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.16%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.16%) User Experience
6 2 (1.44%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.44%) Physics
6 2 (1.44%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.44%) Replication
6 2 (1.44%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.44%) Open Source
7 1 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 80 (57.55%) Windows
2 21 (15.11%) Windows XP
2 21 (15.11%) Windows 8
3 19 (13.67%) Windows 7
4 11 (7.91%) UNIX
4 11 (7.91%) Linux
5 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.16%) Solaris
7 2 (1.44%) Android
7 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.42%) ITIL
2 14 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (7.19%) Validation
3 10 (7.19%) Regression Testing
3 10 (7.19%) Project Management
4 9 (6.47%) Automated Testing
5 8 (5.76%) Software Testing
5 8 (5.76%) Migration
5 8 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (5.76%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.04%) Project Governance
6 7 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.32%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.60%) Service Management
8 5 (3.60%) MVC
9 4 (2.88%) Web Development
9 4 (2.88%) Matrix Management
9 4 (2.88%) Business Continuity
9 4 (2.88%) Scrum
9 4 (2.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.18%) SQL
2 18 (12.95%) C#
3 14 (10.07%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.32%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.60%) C
5 5 (3.60%) Java
6 2 (1.44%) VBA
6 2 (1.44%) PHP
7 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.72%) C++
7 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.72%) VB
7 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (16.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.07%) MCSE
3 12 (8.63%) Degree
4 9 (6.47%) MCSA
5 8 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.76%) CCNA
5 8 (5.76%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (5.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (4.32%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.60%) MCP
8 5 (3.60%) HP ASE
9 4 (2.88%) PMP
9 4 (2.88%) CISSP
10 3 (2.16%) CCDA
11 2 (1.44%) PhD
11 2 (1.44%) VCP5
12 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.11%) QA
2 4 (2.88%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (20.14%) Active Directory
2 27 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (15.11%) Hyper-V
4 12 (8.63%) vSphere
5 6 (4.32%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.44%) XenApp
6 2 (1.44%) XenServer
6 2 (1.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (10.79%) SCCM
2 6 (4.32%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.32%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.44%) WSUS
4 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (27.34%) VMware
2 24 (17.27%) Cisco
3 20 (14.39%) HP
4 15 (10.79%) Oracle
5 14 (10.07%) Citrix
6 13 (9.35%) Veeam
7 11 (7.91%) CheckPoint
8 7 (5.04%) BMC
8 7 (5.04%) Remedy
8 7 (5.04%) Dell
8 7 (5.04%) Brocade
9 5 (3.60%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.88%) LANDesk
10 4 (2.88%) EMC
10 4 (2.88%) Sophos
10 4 (2.88%) Juniper
10 4 (2.88%) NetApp
11 3 (2.16%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.16%) Kaseya
11 3 (2.16%) Veritas
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