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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 66 62 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 19.88% 15.70% 18.66%
As % of the Vendors category 42.86% 30.39% 45.07%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 58
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £20,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £52,500 £42,500
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
154 204 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 46.39% 51.65% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 105 149 125
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 23 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 69 (49.29%) MS Office
2 67 (47.86%) Windows
3 44 (31.43%) MS Excel
4 41 (29.29%) TCP/IP
5 40 (28.57%) VPN
5 40 (28.57%) DNS
6 38 (27.14%) Firewall
7 35 (25.00%) DHCP
8 31 (22.14%) SQL Server
9 28 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 27 (19.29%) C#
11 26 (18.57%) SQL
11 26 (18.57%) .NET
11 26 (18.57%) ITIL
12 23 (16.43%) HTML
12 23 (16.43%) SharePoint
13 22 (15.71%) Lync
14 21 (15.00%) SCCM
15 20 (14.29%) Windows 7
16 19 (13.57%) VMware
16 19 (13.57%) Windows XP
17 18 (12.86%) JavaScript
17 18 (12.86%) Visual Studio
18 16 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 16 (11.43%) CSS
19 15 (10.71%) MS Exchange
19 15 (10.71%) Telecoms
19 15 (10.71%) jQuery
20 14 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 23 (16.43%) SharePoint
2 22 (15.71%) Lync
3 15 (10.71%) MS Exchange
4 10 (7.14%) IIS
5 6 (4.29%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.14%) Apache
7 3 (2.14%) JBoss
7 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.43%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 69 (49.29%) MS Office
2 44 (31.43%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.43%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle BRM
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.14%) SaaS
1 3 (2.14%) GitHub
2 2 (1.43%) IaaS
2 2 (1.43%) PaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (29.29%) TCP/IP
2 40 (28.57%) VPN
2 40 (28.57%) DNS
3 38 (27.14%) Firewall
4 35 (25.00%) DHCP
5 6 (4.29%) SAN
6 5 (3.57%) HTTP
6 5 (3.57%) Internet
7 3 (2.14%) LAN
7 3 (2.14%) VoIP
7 3 (2.14%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.43%) NAS
8 2 (1.43%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.43%) Broadband
9 1 (0.71%) GSM
9 1 (0.71%) WAN
9 1 (0.71%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.71%) 3G
9 1 (0.71%) Intranet
9 1 (0.71%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.43%) RavenDB
3 8 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.86%) MS Access
7 3 (2.14%) MySQL
7 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.71%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (12.86%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.43%) ReSharper
2 9 (6.43%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.29%) Finance
3 8 (5.71%) Financial Institution
4 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.57%) French Language
6 4 (2.86%) Electronics
7 3 (2.14%) Banking
8 2 (1.43%) Billing
8 2 (1.43%) Local Government
9 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.71%) Marketing
9 1 (0.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (24.29%) Analyst
2 24 (17.14%) Developer
2 24 (17.14%) Support Analyst
3 22 (15.71%) Support Technician
4 17 (12.14%) Help Desk Support
4 17 (12.14%) Help Desk Technician
4 17 (12.14%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 14 (10.00%) IT Support
6 9 (6.43%) Web Developer
6 9 (6.43%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.43%) C# Developer
6 9 (6.43%) IT Support Analyst
7 8 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
7 8 (5.71%) Rollout Engineer
7 8 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (5.71%) Service Analyst
8 7 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (4.29%) Desktop Analyst
9 6 (4.29%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.57%) .NET
2 23 (16.43%) HTML
3 16 (11.43%) CSS
4 15 (10.71%) jQuery
5 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (8.57%) Web Services
7 9 (6.43%) LINQ
7 9 (6.43%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (6.43%) Backbone.js
8 8 (5.71%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.57%) Software Packaging
9 5 (3.57%) WinForms
10 3 (2.14%) XML
10 3 (2.14%) LAMP
11 1 (0.71%) XHTML
11 1 (0.71%) ADO.NET
11 1 (0.71%) Middleware
11 1 (0.71%) NHibernate
11 1 (0.71%) WCF
11 1 (0.71%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.14%) iPad
3 3 (2.14%) Open Source
3 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.43%) User Experience
4 2 (1.43%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.43%) NHS
4 2 (1.43%) PMI
4 2 (1.43%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.71%) Statistics
5 1 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 67 (47.86%) Windows
2 20 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 19 (13.57%) Windows XP
4 14 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 11 (7.86%) UNIX
6 6 (4.29%) Android
6 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.29%) Linux
7 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.14%) Solaris
9 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.57%) ITIL
2 16 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (8.57%) Scrum
4 10 (7.14%) OOP
4 10 (7.14%) MVC
5 9 (6.43%) Unit Testing
5 9 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (6.43%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (5.71%) CRM
7 6 (4.29%) Regression Testing
7 6 (4.29%) Validation
8 5 (3.57%) Service Management
8 5 (3.57%) Project Management
8 5 (3.57%) Automated Testing
9 4 (2.86%) Software Testing
9 4 (2.86%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.86%) Migration
10 3 (2.14%) ITSM
10 3 (2.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.29%) C#
2 26 (18.57%) SQL
3 18 (12.86%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.71%) Java
5 6 (4.29%) C
6 3 (2.14%) C++
6 3 (2.14%) PHP
7 2 (1.43%) VB
8 1 (0.71%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.71%) Degree
2 8 (5.71%) MCSE
3 6 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.29%) CCNA
4 5 (3.57%) MCSA
5 2 (1.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.71%) CCIE
6 1 (0.71%) MCP
6 1 (0.71%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) MCITP
6 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.29%) vSphere
4 6 (4.29%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.86%) XenApp
5 4 (2.86%) XenServer
5 4 (2.86%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.71%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 21 (15.00%) SCCM
2 4 (2.86%) SCOM
3 2 (1.43%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.43%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.71%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.71%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 19 (13.57%) VMware
2 13 (9.29%) Cisco
3 9 (6.43%) Citrix
4 7 (5.00%) Oracle
4 7 (5.00%) HP
5 6 (4.29%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.86%) LANDesk
6 4 (2.86%) Dell
6 4 (2.86%) SAP
7 3 (2.14%) Veritas
7 3 (2.14%) Veeam
8 2 (1.43%) Nintex
8 2 (1.43%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.43%) F5
8 2 (1.43%) Mitel
8 2 (1.43%) Kaseya
8 2 (1.43%) Lotus
8 2 (1.43%) Avaya
8 2 (1.43%) Siebel
9 1 (0.71%) Sybase
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