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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 84 84 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 18.88% 18.22% 18.29%
As % of the Vendors category 54.19% 34.15% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 39 64 57
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £39,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
155 246 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 34.83% 53.36% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 88 194 127
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
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 15 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 64 (48.48%) MS Office
2 56 (42.42%) Windows
3 39 (29.55%) TCP/IP
3 39 (29.55%) Firewall
4 37 (28.03%) VPN
4 37 (28.03%) DNS
4 37 (28.03%) MS Excel
5 34 (25.76%) DHCP
6 30 (22.73%) Active Directory
7 25 (18.94%) ITIL
7 25 (18.94%) SQL Server
7 25 (18.94%) C#
8 24 (18.18%) .NET
8 24 (18.18%) SharePoint
9 23 (17.42%) HTML
9 23 (17.42%) Lync
10 20 (15.15%) SQL
11 19 (14.39%) VMware
11 19 (14.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (13.64%) SCCM
12 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (13.64%) Telecoms
12 18 (13.64%) JavaScript
13 17 (12.88%) Windows XP
13 17 (12.88%) Windows 7
14 16 (12.12%) CSS
15 15 (11.36%) jQuery
16 14 (10.61%) Degree
16 14 (10.61%) Visual Studio
16 14 (10.61%) MS Exchange

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 24 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 23 (17.42%) Lync
3 14 (10.61%) MS Exchange
4 9 (6.82%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (3.79%) IIS
6 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.27%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.52%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.52%) Apache
8 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (48.48%) MS Office
2 37 (28.03%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.52%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) GitHub
2 2 (1.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.76%) PaaS
3 1 (0.76%) Office 365
3 1 (0.76%) IaaS
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (29.55%) TCP/IP
1 39 (29.55%) Firewall
2 37 (28.03%) VPN
2 37 (28.03%) DNS
3 34 (25.76%) DHCP
4 6 (4.55%) SAN
5 3 (2.27%) GSM
5 3 (2.27%) VoIP
5 3 (2.27%) HTTP
5 3 (2.27%) Internet
5 3 (2.27%) Network Security
6 2 (1.52%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.52%) Broadband
6 2 (1.52%) LAN
6 2 (1.52%) UMTS
6 2 (1.52%) NAS
6 2 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.76%) Intranet
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.82%) RavenDB
3 7 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.79%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.03%) MS Access
5 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.27%) MySQL
6 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (10.61%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.82%) ReSharper
2 9 (6.82%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 12 (9.09%) Finance
3 8 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.03%) Electronics
5 3 (2.27%) Banking
5 3 (2.27%) French Language
6 2 (1.52%) Local Government
7 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.76%) Billing
7 1 (0.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (27.27%) Analyst
2 26 (19.70%) Support Analyst
3 21 (15.91%) Support Technician
4 20 (15.15%) Developer
5 16 (12.12%) Help Desk Support
5 16 (12.12%) Help Desk Technician
5 16 (12.12%) Help Desk Support Technician
6 14 (10.61%) IT Support
7 9 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
7 9 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Rollout Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Desktop Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) Desktop Support
8 8 (6.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 7 (5.30%) Consultant
10 6 (4.55%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Service Analyst
10 6 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.18%) .NET
2 23 (17.42%) HTML
3 16 (12.12%) CSS
4 15 (11.36%) jQuery
5 11 (8.33%) LINQ
6 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET
7 9 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (6.82%) Backbone.js
8 8 (6.06%) Web Services
9 4 (3.03%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.27%) Software Packaging
10 3 (2.27%) LAMP
11 2 (1.52%) WinForms
11 2 (1.52%) XML
11 2 (1.52%) WPF
12 1 (0.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.27%) Open Source
3 3 (2.27%) iPad
4 2 (1.52%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.52%) User Experience
4 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.52%) NHS
4 2 (1.52%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.76%) PMI
5 1 (0.76%) Firmware
5 1 (0.76%) Clustering
5 1 (0.76%) PKI
5 1 (0.76%) Statistics
5 1 (0.76%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 56 (42.42%) Windows
2 17 (12.88%) Windows XP
2 17 (12.88%) Windows 7
3 11 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 6 (4.55%) UNIX
4 6 (4.55%) Linux
4 6 (4.55%) Android
4 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.52%) Solaris
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.76%) CentOS
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.94%) ITIL
2 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (9.09%) Scrum
4 10 (7.58%) OOP
5 9 (6.82%) MVC
5 9 (6.82%) Unit Testing
5 9 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (6.82%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (5.30%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.55%) CRM
8 5 (3.79%) Service Management
8 5 (3.79%) Software Engineering
8 5 (3.79%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.03%) Project Management
10 3 (2.27%) Migration
10 3 (2.27%) ITSM
10 3 (2.27%) Document Management
10 3 (2.27%) Information Architecture
10 3 (2.27%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.94%) C#
2 20 (15.15%) SQL
3 18 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.03%) Java
5 3 (2.27%) PHP
6 2 (1.52%) VB
6 2 (1.52%) C
6 2 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (10.61%) Degree
2 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.55%) MCSE
4 5 (3.79%) CCNA
4 5 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.52%) MCSA
6 1 (0.76%) CCIE
6 1 (0.76%) CCNP
6 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.76%) CCSA
6 1 (0.76%) CCSE
6 1 (0.76%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.76%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.76%) MCTS
6 1 (0.76%) MCITP
6 1 (0.76%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.76%) GPG13
System Software
1 30 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 19 (14.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.82%) XenApp
3 9 (6.82%) vSphere
4 8 (6.06%) XenDesktop
4 8 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.06%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.03%) XenServer
6 3 (2.27%) KVM
7 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.76%) Snort
8 1 (0.76%) Squid
8 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (13.64%) SCCM
2 4 (3.03%) SCOM
3 2 (1.52%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.52%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.76%) Nessus
4 1 (0.76%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 19 (14.39%) VMware
2 14 (10.61%) Citrix
3 10 (7.58%) Cisco
4 7 (5.30%) Oracle
5 6 (4.55%) HP
5 6 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.03%) SAP
7 3 (2.27%) Dell
7 3 (2.27%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.52%) Veeam
8 2 (1.52%) Kaseya
8 2 (1.52%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.52%) Nintex
8 2 (1.52%) Avaya
8 2 (1.52%) JBoss
8 2 (1.52%) Veritas
8 2 (1.52%) Lotus
8 2 (1.52%) Mitel
9 1 (0.76%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.76%) Tripwire
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