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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 11 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 44 56 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 13.84% 13.76% 22.05%
As % of the Vendors category 31.65% 44.44% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 84
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
139 126 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 43.71% 30.96% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 76 93 199
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 44 (48.89%) Windows
2 37 (41.11%) MS Excel
3 29 (32.22%) VMware
4 25 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (26.67%) VPN
6 23 (25.56%) MS Office
6 23 (25.56%) SQL Server
7 22 (24.44%) DNS
7 22 (24.44%) MS Exchange
8 21 (23.33%) Active Directory
8 21 (23.33%) SQL
9 19 (21.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 17 (18.89%) HP
11 17 (18.89%) .NET
11 17 (18.89%) Hyper-V
12 16 (17.78%) Microsoft Office Automation
12 16 (17.78%) Office Automation
13 15 (16.67%) Lync
13 15 (16.67%) Degree
13 15 (16.67%) DHCP
14 14 (15.56%) SharePoint
14 14 (15.56%) ITIL
14 14 (15.56%) MCSE
14 14 (15.56%) Firewall
14 14 (15.56%) PowerShell
15 13 (14.44%) Mentoring
15 13 (14.44%) JavaScript
15 13 (14.44%) C#
15 13 (14.44%) HTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 15 (16.67%) Lync
3 14 (15.56%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.33%) IIS
8 1 (1.11%) Kentico
Applications
1 37 (41.11%) MS Excel
2 23 (25.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Office 365
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.22%) SaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.67%) VPN
2 22 (24.44%) DNS
3 18 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 15 (16.67%) DHCP
5 14 (15.56%) Firewall
6 10 (11.11%) VoIP
7 9 (10.00%) SAN
8 6 (6.67%) LAN
8 6 (6.67%) WAN
9 5 (5.56%) Broadband
9 5 (5.56%) SSH
9 5 (5.56%) NAS
9 5 (5.56%) PuTTY
10 3 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (3.33%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.33%) IPX
11 2 (2.22%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.22%) HTTP
11 2 (2.22%) WLAN
11 2 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.22%) Big Data
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.11%) Xcelsius
6 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.11%) Subversion
2 1 (1.11%) JIRA
2 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.67%) Back Office
3 5 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Analyst
2 14 (15.56%) Developer
3 12 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) Service Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) ICT Support Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) ICT Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (6.67%) IT Support
9 5 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Technician
9 5 (5.56%) Support Technician
9 5 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
9 5 (5.56%) Technical Support
9 5 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.89%) .NET
2 13 (14.44%) HTML
3 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 11 (12.22%) CSS
5 10 (11.11%) HTML5
6 8 (8.89%) Web Services
7 7 (7.78%) SOAP
7 7 (7.78%) REST
7 7 (7.78%) WCF
8 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.33%) CSS3
9 3 (3.33%) XML
10 2 (2.22%) XSL
10 2 (2.22%) COM
11 1 (1.11%) JSON
11 1 (1.11%) jQuery
11 1 (1.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.56%) HP Storage
3 4 (4.44%) BYOD
3 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.33%) User Experience
5 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.22%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.11%) VHDL
6 1 (1.11%) Verilog
6 1 (1.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.11%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.89%) Windows
2 12 (13.33%) Windows XP
2 12 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 11 (12.22%) Windows 8
4 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.56%) Linux
6 4 (4.44%) UNIX
7 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.78%) Microsoft Office Automation
1 16 (17.78%) Office Automation
2 14 (15.56%) ITIL
3 13 (14.44%) Mentoring
4 10 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.78%) Migration
6 5 (5.56%) MVC
7 4 (4.44%) Project Management
8 3 (3.33%) Service Management
8 3 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.33%) Web Development
8 3 (3.33%) Coaching
8 3 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.33%) Time Management
8 3 (3.33%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.22%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.22%) Requirements Engineering
9 2 (2.22%) DNA
9 2 (2.22%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.33%) SQL
2 14 (15.56%) PowerShell
3 13 (14.44%) JavaScript
3 13 (14.44%) C#
4 3 (3.33%) Perl
4 3 (3.33%) F#
4 3 (3.33%) Python
5 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.22%) C
5 2 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (1.11%) C++
6 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (16.67%) Degree
3 14 (15.56%) MCSE
4 12 (13.33%) MCSA
4 12 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (12.22%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (11.11%) CCNA
7 8 (8.89%) MCP
7 8 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (5.56%) CCSA
9 4 (4.44%) MCITP
9 4 (4.44%) VCP5
10 3 (3.33%) CISSP
11 2 (2.22%) CCIE
11 2 (2.22%) CEH
11 2 (2.22%) CISA
11 2 (2.22%) CISM
11 2 (2.22%) JNCIS
11 2 (2.22%) HP ASE
12 1 (1.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 21 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 19 (21.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (18.89%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.11%) vCloud
5 1 (1.11%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.11%) XenApp
5 1 (1.11%) XenServer
5 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.11%) Firmware
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) SCCM
2 4 (4.44%) WSUS
3 1 (1.11%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (32.22%) VMware
2 17 (18.89%) HP
3 7 (7.78%) Oracle
3 7 (7.78%) EMC
4 6 (6.67%) NetApp
5 5 (5.56%) Apple
5 5 (5.56%) Sage
5 5 (5.56%) Sophos
5 5 (5.56%) Synopsys
6 4 (4.44%) Cisco
7 3 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.33%) Citrix
7 3 (3.33%) Veeam
8 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.22%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.22%) Polycom
8 2 (2.22%) Brocade
9 1 (1.11%) Xilinx
9 1 (1.11%) Juniper
9 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
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