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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 39 39 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 13.36% 9.87% 22.32%
As % of the Vendors category 35.14% 31.45% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 75
Average salary £51,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.71% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £21,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £47,350 £46,500
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
111 124 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 38.01% 31.39% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 70 105 185
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 61 (54.95%) Windows
2 42 (37.84%) MS Office
3 41 (36.94%) MS Excel
4 40 (36.04%) VPN
5 33 (29.73%) Firewall
6 32 (28.83%) VMware
7 25 (22.52%) DNS
7 25 (22.52%) SQL Server
8 24 (21.62%) SQL
8 24 (21.62%) MS Exchange
9 23 (20.72%) TCP/IP
9 23 (20.72%) Active Directory
9 23 (20.72%) HP
9 23 (20.72%) Hyper-V
10 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (17.12%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (16.22%) Windows XP
12 18 (16.22%) SAN
12 18 (16.22%) Windows 7
12 18 (16.22%) Lync
13 17 (15.32%) Windows 8
14 16 (14.41%) MCSE
14 16 (14.41%) PowerShell
15 15 (13.51%) .NET
15 15 (13.51%) DHCP
15 15 (13.51%) Data Centre
16 14 (12.61%) Degree
17 13 (11.71%) NAS
18 12 (10.81%) Oracle
18 12 (10.81%) C#

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 24 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 18 (16.22%) Lync
3 12 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 42 (37.84%) MS Office
2 41 (36.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.90%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) Office 365
2 5 (4.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (36.04%) VPN
2 33 (29.73%) Firewall
3 25 (22.52%) DNS
4 23 (20.72%) TCP/IP
5 18 (16.22%) SAN
6 15 (13.51%) DHCP
7 13 (11.71%) NAS
8 8 (7.21%) LAN
9 7 (6.31%) VoIP
9 7 (6.31%) iSCSI
9 7 (6.31%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (5.41%) WAN
11 5 (4.50%) Broadband
11 5 (4.50%) SSH
11 5 (4.50%) Network Security
11 5 (4.50%) PuTTY
12 4 (3.60%) IPX
13 3 (2.70%) Ethernet
13 3 (2.70%) Converged Networks
14 2 (1.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.80%) Big Data
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.90%) Xcelsius
7 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Subversion
1 1 (0.90%) JIRA
1 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (9.01%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Back Office
3 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.70%) Marketing
4 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Electronics
5 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (27.93%) Analyst
2 17 (15.32%) Service Analyst
2 17 (15.32%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (10.81%) Support Analyst
3 12 (10.81%) Developer
4 11 (9.91%) Support Technician
4 11 (9.91%) Help Desk Support
4 11 (9.91%) Help Desk Technician
4 11 (9.91%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 10 (9.01%) Consultant
6 8 (7.21%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Technical Support
7 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (6.31%) IT Support
8 6 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.50%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.51%) .NET
2 11 (9.91%) CSS
2 11 (9.91%) Web Services
2 11 (9.91%) HTML
2 11 (9.91%) HTML5
3 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET
4 8 (7.21%) SOAP
4 8 (7.21%) WCF
4 8 (7.21%) REST
5 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (3.60%) CSS3
7 3 (2.70%) RESTful
7 3 (2.70%) XML
7 3 (2.70%) JSON
8 1 (0.90%) jQuery
8 1 (0.90%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.60%) EqualLogic
2 4 (3.60%) BYOD
3 3 (2.70%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.80%) PMI
4 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.80%) Streaming Video
4 2 (1.80%) Replication
5 1 (0.90%) VHDL
5 1 (0.90%) Verilog
5 1 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.90%) Physics
5 1 (0.90%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (54.95%) Windows
2 18 (16.22%) Windows XP
2 18 (16.22%) Windows 7
3 17 (15.32%) Windows 8
4 9 (8.11%) Linux
5 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.60%) UNIX
7 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (10.81%) ITIL
2 11 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (7.21%) Project Management
3 8 (7.21%) Migration
4 7 (6.31%) Service Delivery
4 7 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (6.31%) Mentoring
5 6 (5.41%) MVC
5 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.50%) Project Governance
7 4 (3.60%) Network Architecture
7 4 (3.60%) Service Management
8 3 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.70%) Web Development
8 3 (2.70%) Converged Infrastructure
9 2 (1.80%) Matrix Management
9 2 (1.80%) Validation
9 2 (1.80%) DNA
9 2 (1.80%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.62%) SQL
2 16 (14.41%) PowerShell
3 12 (10.81%) C#
4 11 (9.91%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.80%) VBA
6 1 (0.90%) Python
6 1 (0.90%) F#
6 1 (0.90%) C
6 1 (0.90%) Perl
6 1 (0.90%) C++
6 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.90%) VB
6 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (17.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (14.41%) MCSE
3 14 (12.61%) Degree
4 9 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (6.31%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (6.31%) MCP
5 7 (6.31%) CISSP
6 6 (5.41%) MCSA
7 5 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.50%) CCSA
8 4 (3.60%) HP ASE
8 4 (3.60%) VCP5
8 4 (3.60%) MCITP
9 3 (2.70%) CCNA
10 2 (1.80%) CEH
10 2 (1.80%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.80%) PMP
10 2 (1.80%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.80%) CISA
10 2 (1.80%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (20.72%) Active Directory
1 23 (20.72%) Hyper-V
2 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.91%) vSphere
4 4 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.60%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.80%) XenApp
5 2 (1.80%) XenServer
5 2 (1.80%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.90%) Firmware
6 1 (0.90%) vCloud
6 1 (0.90%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) SCCM
2 4 (3.60%) ARCserve
2 4 (3.60%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.60%) WSUS
3 1 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (28.83%) VMware
2 23 (20.72%) HP
3 12 (10.81%) Oracle
4 11 (9.91%) Cisco
4 11 (9.91%) Citrix
5 10 (9.01%) Veeam
6 7 (6.31%) EMC
7 6 (5.41%) Brocade
7 6 (5.41%) NetApp
8 5 (4.50%) Apple
8 5 (4.50%) Sage
8 5 (4.50%) Remedy
8 5 (4.50%) Sophos
8 5 (4.50%) Juniper
8 5 (4.50%) BMC
8 5 (4.50%) Synopsys
8 5 (4.50%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.60%) Dell
9 4 (3.60%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.70%) SolarWinds
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