The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 61 97 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 14.09% 15.42% 22.61%
As % of the Vendors category 27.23% 33.56% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 60 76 109
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
224 289 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 51.73% 45.95% 60.82%
Number of salaries quoted 195 235 276
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,800 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Slough region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Slough

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Slough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 47 (36.72%) Windows
2 46 (35.94%) MS Excel
3 43 (33.59%) Finance
4 41 (32.03%) SQL Server
5 38 (29.69%) VMware
6 31 (24.22%) .NET
6 31 (24.22%) CRM
7 28 (21.88%) SQL
8 27 (21.09%) MS Office
8 27 (21.09%) Active Directory
9 24 (18.75%) Windows Server
10 23 (17.97%) C#
11 22 (17.19%) Project Management
12 21 (16.41%) ITIL
13 20 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (14.84%) MVC
15 18 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (14.06%) MS Exchange
15 18 (14.06%) MS PowerPoint
16 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (13.28%) OO
16 17 (13.28%) PRINCE2
16 17 (13.28%) MS Project
17 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET
17 16 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
17 16 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 15 (11.72%) Root Cause Analysis

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (14.06%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.03%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.47%) IIS
5 6 (4.69%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.56%) CMS
7 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.78%) Apache
8 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (35.94%) MS Excel
2 27 (21.09%) MS Office
3 18 (14.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (13.28%) MS Project
5 3 (2.34%) AutoCAD
5 3 (2.34%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (7.03%) SAP CO
1 9 (7.03%) SAP FI
1 9 (7.03%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.34%) Infor M3
2 3 (2.34%) Movex
3 2 (1.56%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.59%) Office 365
2 9 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.34%) Bluemix
4 3 (2.34%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
5 1 (0.78%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.94%) DHCP
1 14 (10.94%) DNS
1 14 (10.94%) Firewall
2 11 (8.59%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.81%) SAN
4 6 (4.69%) HTTP
4 6 (4.69%) Internet
4 6 (4.69%) LAN
4 6 (4.69%) WAN
5 4 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.13%) VPN
6 3 (2.34%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.34%) NAS
6 3 (2.34%) Skype
7 2 (1.56%) Intranet
7 2 (1.56%) MPLS
7 2 (1.56%) VLAN
8 1 (0.78%) H.323
8 1 (0.78%) Network Security
8 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.03%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (9.38%) MongoDB
3 12 (9.38%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.59%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (7.81%) SAP BW
5 10 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (7.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 8 (6.25%) MySQL
8 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (3.13%) OLAP
10 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (2.34%) CouchDB
11 3 (2.34%) MS Access
11 3 (2.34%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.78%) Subversion
2 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (33.59%) Finance
2 15 (11.72%) Retail
3 8 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.47%) Marketing
5 5 (3.91%) Legal
6 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.78%) Automotive
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (23.44%) Developer
2 24 (18.75%) Analyst
3 14 (10.94%) Project Manager
4 13 (10.16%) Support Engineer
5 12 (9.38%) IT Engineer
6 9 (7.03%) Administrator
6 9 (7.03%) Business Objects Analyst
6 9 (7.03%) SAP Analyst
6 9 (7.03%) SAP BW Analyst
6 9 (7.03%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (7.03%) Web Developer
7 8 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 8 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.47%) Senior Manager
8 7 (5.47%) Senior Project Manager
8 7 (5.47%) Web Manager
8 7 (5.47%) Web Project Manager
9 6 (4.69%) Applications Manager
9 6 (4.69%) Applications Project Manager
9 6 (4.69%) Web Applications Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.22%) .NET
2 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 14 (10.94%) CSS
3 14 (10.94%) HTML
3 14 (10.94%) MDX
4 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (9.38%) jQuery
6 11 (8.59%) XML
7 10 (7.81%) Ajax
7 10 (7.81%) JSON
8 9 (7.03%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 7 (5.47%) RESTful
9 7 (5.47%) Web Services
10 6 (4.69%) Ext JS
10 6 (4.69%) MSMQ
10 6 (4.69%) SOAP
11 2 (1.56%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Data Structures
2 8 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.47%) Clustering
4 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.69%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.91%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.91%) Statistics
6 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.34%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.34%) Data Conversion
7 3 (2.34%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.34%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.56%) EPoS
8 2 (1.56%) Health Informatics
8 2 (1.56%) Informatics
9 1 (0.78%) Life Science
9 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (36.72%) Windows
2 24 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (10.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (10.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.25%) Linux
6 6 (4.69%) Android
6 6 (4.69%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.13%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.13%) CentOS
8 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.78%) Unix
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.78%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.22%) CRM
2 22 (17.19%) Project Management
3 21 (16.41%) ITIL
4 20 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (14.84%) MVC
6 17 (13.28%) OO
6 17 (13.28%) PRINCE2
7 15 (11.72%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (10.16%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (9.38%) Web Development
10 10 (7.81%) ERP
11 9 (7.03%) ETL
11 9 (7.03%) Waterfall
12 8 (6.25%) TDD
13 7 (5.47%) B2B
13 7 (5.47%) BDD
13 7 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (5.47%) Scrum
13 7 (5.47%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.88%) SQL
2 23 (17.97%) C#
3 11 (8.59%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.81%) ABAP
5 8 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (2.34%) VB
7 3 (2.34%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.56%) VBA
9 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.78%) C++
9 1 (0.78%) Java
9 1 (0.78%) PHP
9 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.78%) Python
9 1 (0.78%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 13 (10.16%) MCSE
3 11 (8.59%) CCNA
3 11 (8.59%) Degree
4 9 (7.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.69%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.91%) CCNP
6 5 (3.91%) PMP
7 4 (3.13%) MCITP
7 4 (3.13%) PgMP
8 3 (2.34%) CCNP Voice
8 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.34%) VCP5
9 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.78%) APMP
10 1 (0.78%) CAPM
10 1 (0.78%) CCDE
10 1 (0.78%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) SLA
2 3 (2.34%) QA
3 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.78%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 27 (21.09%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.25%) vSphere
4 7 (5.47%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.69%) VMware ESX
6 5 (3.91%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (3.13%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.56%) XenApp
9 1 (0.78%) Firmware
9 1 (0.78%) NFS
9 1 (0.78%) UAG
9 1 (0.78%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (7.03%) SCCM
2 7 (5.47%) WSUS
3 6 (4.69%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (4.69%) Tivoli
3 6 (4.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.34%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.34%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (2.34%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.78%) Legato
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (29.69%) VMware
2 15 (11.72%) Cisco
2 15 (11.72%) HP
3 13 (10.16%) IBM
4 12 (9.38%) SAP
5 7 (5.47%) Citrix
5 7 (5.47%) Dell
6 4 (3.13%) Avaya
6 4 (3.13%) SolarWinds
6 4 (3.13%) Veeam
6 4 (3.13%) Veritas
7 3 (2.34%) arcserve
7 3 (2.34%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (2.34%) CA
7 3 (2.34%) Mitel
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle
7 3 (2.34%) Sonus
7 3 (2.34%) Symantec
8 2 (1.56%) Fujitsu
8 2 (1.56%) NetSuite
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