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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 59 57 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 18.73% 14.65% 14.82%
As % of the Vendors category 36.42% 29.53% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 39 40 50
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £52,500 £44,000
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
162 193 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 51.43% 49.61% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 120 146 137
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 21 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 72 (50.35%) Windows
2 66 (46.15%) MS Office
3 44 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 42 (29.37%) TCP/IP
5 41 (28.67%) Firewall
6 40 (27.97%) VPN
7 37 (25.87%) DNS
8 32 (22.38%) DHCP
9 30 (20.98%) ITIL
9 30 (20.98%) SQL Server
10 28 (19.58%) Active Directory
11 27 (18.88%) C#
12 26 (18.18%) SQL
13 25 (17.48%) .NET
13 25 (17.48%) Lync
14 23 (16.08%) HTML
15 22 (15.38%) SharePoint
16 21 (14.69%) SCCM
16 21 (14.69%) Windows 7
17 20 (13.99%) Windows XP
18 19 (13.29%) JavaScript
18 19 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (12.59%) VMware
19 18 (12.59%) Visual Studio
20 16 (11.19%) Cisco
20 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Certification
20 16 (11.19%) CSS
20 16 (11.19%) Telecoms
20 16 (11.19%) Windows 8
21 15 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (17.48%) Lync
2 22 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 14 (9.79%) MS Exchange
4 10 (6.99%) IIS
5 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.50%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.10%) Apache
7 3 (2.10%) JBoss
8 2 (1.40%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 66 (46.15%) MS Office
2 44 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.40%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) GitHub
2 2 (1.40%) IaaS
2 2 (1.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.40%) PaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Office 365
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (29.37%) TCP/IP
2 41 (28.67%) Firewall
3 40 (27.97%) VPN
4 37 (25.87%) DNS
5 32 (22.38%) DHCP
6 8 (5.59%) SAN
7 6 (4.20%) LAN
8 5 (3.50%) HTTP
8 5 (3.50%) Internet
9 4 (2.80%) NAS
9 4 (2.80%) WAN
10 3 (2.10%) VoIP
10 3 (2.10%) Wireless
10 3 (2.10%) Network Security
10 3 (2.10%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.40%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.40%) Broadband
12 1 (0.70%) GSM
12 1 (0.70%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.70%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.98%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.29%) RavenDB
3 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.10%) MySQL
7 2 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.40%) MS Access
7 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.70%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (12.59%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.29%) ReSharper
2 9 (6.29%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (11.19%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.09%) Finance
3 8 (5.59%) Financial Institution
3 8 (5.59%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.50%) French Language
5 3 (2.10%) Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Billing
6 2 (1.40%) Local Government
6 2 (1.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (18.88%) Analyst
2 25 (17.48%) Support Technician
3 24 (16.78%) Developer
4 20 (13.99%) Help Desk Support
4 20 (13.99%) Help Desk Technician
4 20 (13.99%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 17 (11.89%) Support Analyst
6 10 (6.99%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.29%) .NET Developer
7 9 (6.29%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (6.29%) Service Analyst
7 9 (6.29%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.59%) Tester
8 8 (5.59%) Software Tester
8 8 (5.59%) Desktop Engineer
8 8 (5.59%) Rollout Engineer
8 8 (5.59%) IT Support
9 7 (4.90%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.20%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 6 (4.20%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.48%) .NET
2 23 (16.08%) HTML
3 16 (11.19%) CSS
4 15 (10.49%) jQuery
5 14 (9.79%) ASP.NET
6 12 (8.39%) Web Services
7 9 (6.29%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (6.29%) LINQ
7 9 (6.29%) Backbone.js
8 8 (5.59%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.50%) Software Packaging
9 5 (3.50%) WinForms
10 3 (2.10%) XML
10 3 (2.10%) LAMP
11 2 (1.40%) WCF
12 1 (0.70%) WF
12 1 (0.70%) DAO
12 1 (0.70%) NHibernate
12 1 (0.70%) SOAP
12 1 (0.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.80%) PMI
3 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.10%) Open Source
4 3 (2.10%) iPad
4 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.40%) User Experience
5 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.40%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.40%) NHS
5 2 (1.40%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.70%) PKI
6 1 (0.70%) Statistics
6 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.70%) Physics
6 1 (0.70%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 72 (50.35%) Windows
2 21 (14.69%) Windows 7
3 20 (13.99%) Windows XP
4 16 (11.19%) Windows 8
5 11 (7.69%) UNIX
6 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.20%) Linux
8 5 (3.50%) Android
8 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.10%) Solaris
10 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.98%) ITIL
2 19 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (8.39%) Scrum
4 11 (7.69%) MVC
5 10 (6.99%) OOP
6 9 (6.29%) Unit Testing
6 9 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (6.29%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (5.59%) Regression Testing
7 8 (5.59%) Validation
8 7 (4.90%) Automated Testing
8 7 (4.90%) Project Management
9 6 (4.20%) CRM
9 6 (4.20%) Software Testing
10 5 (3.50%) Migration
10 5 (3.50%) Service Management
11 4 (2.80%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.80%) PRINCE2
11 4 (2.80%) Software Engineering
12 3 (2.10%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.88%) C#
2 26 (18.18%) SQL
3 19 (13.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.59%) Java
5 6 (4.20%) C
6 3 (2.10%) C++
6 3 (2.10%) PHP
7 2 (1.40%) VB
8 1 (0.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.99%) Degree
3 8 (5.59%) MCSE
3 8 (5.59%) CCNA
3 8 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.20%) MCSA
5 4 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.80%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.40%) PMP
6 2 (1.40%) CCDA
7 1 (0.70%) MCP
7 1 (0.70%) PhD
7 1 (0.70%) CCIE
7 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.70%) MCITP
7 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.70%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.09%) QA
2 4 (2.80%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (19.58%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.20%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.20%) VMware ESX
3 6 (4.20%) vSphere
4 4 (2.80%) XenApp
4 4 (2.80%) XenServer
4 4 (2.80%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (14.69%) SCCM
2 3 (2.10%) SCOM
3 2 (1.40%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.40%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.70%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (12.59%) VMware
2 16 (11.19%) Cisco
3 8 (5.59%) Citrix
3 8 (5.59%) Oracle
4 7 (4.90%) CheckPoint
5 6 (4.20%) HP
6 4 (2.80%) LANDesk
7 3 (2.10%) Veritas
7 3 (2.10%) Dell
7 3 (2.10%) Veeam
7 3 (2.10%) Sophos
8 2 (1.40%) Kaseya
8 2 (1.40%) F5
8 2 (1.40%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.40%) Nintex
8 2 (1.40%) Avaya
8 2 (1.40%) BMC
8 2 (1.40%) SAP
8 2 (1.40%) Siebel
8 2 (1.40%) Lotus
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